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Destino says he’ll work with Wallenda on creating Falls attraction

[From] The Democratic candidate for the state Senate’s 62nd District seat vowed Thursday to help aerialist Nik Wallenda in his efforts to develop a permanent attraction in … [READ MORE...]

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From Niagara to Washington, D.C. [by 2chicks2go]

[From] On June the 13th, one of the Chicks had a Capital idea! She decided it was time for a summer trip to our Nation’s Capital, patriotic girl that she is. So here are … [Click here to read full article...]

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A Weekend on Whitney Avenue [by Seth Piccirillo, Director - Niagara Falls Community Development]

Niagara Falls Community Development welcomes everyone to check out two unique events this Sunday, July 27. Both are on Whitney Avenue from 1 to 3 pm, just a few blocks from each other. Both are … [Click here to read full article...]

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One House on Whitney Avenue [Guestview by Seth Piccirillo and Jim Haid]

Less than two years ago, the Isaiah 61 Project contacted Niagara Falls Community Development to collaborate. The guiding concepts were both simple and complex: Renovate vacant houses. Prevent costly … [Click here to read full article...]


Mom’s Family Restaurant reopen for business in new location

Everyone's favorite family style restaurant (or maybe you can call it a diner?) reopened today on River Road in LaSalle - about two miles south of their former location on Niagara Falls Blvd and … [Click here to read full article...]


Daredevils still making their mark in Niagara

"Stunting" and Niagara Falls share a relationship that dates back all the way to the mid 1800s. From people attempting to go over the falls in handcrafted barrels to kayakers taking on the mighty … [Click here to read full article...]


Niagara Falls NY Chamber of Commerce to hold first annual award event

The Niagara Falls NY Chamber of Commerce is Proud to Announce our first Annual “Red Carpet Awards Event” Thursday, July 17th 5-9 pm The Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls Cataract … [Click here to read full article...]


HubVideo: Nik Wallenda monument dedication at Niagara Falls State Park

[Press Release from Senator George Maziarz, Video by NiagaraHub] Memorial commemorates Nik Wallenda’s famous 2012 high wire walk across Niagara Falls A number of government officials, … [Click here to read full article...]

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My Negativity [by Dan Davis]

[From Dan Davis] I would take this opportunity to apologize for all my negativity, but you see, I am not just going to sit back and allow the status quo for something that is supposedly YOUR wishes … [Click here to read full article...]


The Niagara Falls Music and Art Festival [by 2chicks2go]

[From] The Niagara Falls Music and Arts Festival takes place in June on Old Falls Street, by the Casino, Convention Center, and Reservation State Park. Varying bands and a … [Click here to read full article...]

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Seneca Niagara Casino continues free Learn-to-Play Table Games program in July and August

Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel will provide learn-to-play sessions for two popular table games – Craps and Mississippi Stud Poker – in July and August on its newly renovated gaming floor. In … [Click here to read full article...]

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NFMMC August Calendar of Events

August 2014 Calendar of Events Thursdays Meeting: Project Runway Weekly Peer Group, 11 a.m. to 12 noon, Mary C. Dyster Community Education Room, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, 621 … [Click here to read full article]

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Never, ever shake a baby [by Emily Foschio]

Shaken Baby Syndrome, also known as Abusive Head Trauma, is a form of child abuse in which a caregiver vigorously shakes a child, thereby resulting in traumatic brain injury. Shaking a baby forces … [Click here to read full article]

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Oakwood Cemetery Notable Persons Marker Unveiling and Tour

The Oakwood Cemetery Association is partnering with the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area to honor people of note who are buried in the historic Oakwood Cemetery, 763 Portage Rd, Niagara Falls, … [Click here to read full article]

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Seneca Gaming Corporation lauded as Western New York’s ‘Healthiest Employer”

Buffalo Business First, a leading weekly business news publication in Western New York, has chosen Seneca Gaming Corporation for top honors as the region’s “Healthiest Employer” for 2014 in the … [Click here to read full article]


30th Annual Niagara Open Golf Tournament to Benefit Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

Sponsored by Upstate Pharmacy, WGRZ-TV Channel 2, Coca-Cola, Cassetta Agency, Inc., JM Management Services, Inc. and Cooper Planning Group, the Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara Foundation’s 30th … [Click here to read full article]

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Jamie Holka’s Git In Where You Fit In

Jamie Holka’s Git In Where You Fit In – Episode 2

Jamie Holka continues his monthly segment at The NiagaraHub with this episode of Git In Where You Fit In.  Today, Jamie discusses the trials and tribulations of having a guitar strings go out of tune and the other what-have-yous of the music business.  If you have any questions or if you would like Jamie to address certain topics, please let him know by emailing him at

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Ghostbusters 3: Sigourney Weaver Shares Plot Details

[From] They're baaack.  Well, maybe not all of the crew, obviously, but most of them... I guess.  Either way, it'll be a fun movie for a new generation.  I remember seeing the … [Read full story here...]


The 10 most convincing Bigfoot photos ever captured

[From] has wrangled up 10 examples of the most convincing (I'll use that term loosely) Bigfoot photos that exist... Ya know, I usually am a believer in most UFO, ghost or … [Read full story here...]


14 Amazing Professions From History

[From] Have you ever pondered what kind of job you would have had if you lived a hundred or more years ago? There wasn’t a big call back then for IT professionals, auto repair shops, … [Read full story here...]


Breaking Down the Multi-Billion-Dollar Seinfeld Economy

[From] Seinfeld not only paved the way for much of modern television (as Vulture's Matt Zoller Seitz argues), it also created its own financial empire. Here, an examination of the … [Read full story here...]


Just a Guy In a Mentos Suit Falling Into a Pool of Diet Coke

[From] Remember the eruptive combination of Diet Coke and Mentos that everybody liked before it jumped the shark in a Weezer video? Here's a guy wearing it. The team from popular … [Read full story here...]


Harvard discovers three of its library books are bound in human flesh

[From] There's something undeniably creepy about big, expansive libraries. The hushed whispers, the almost artificial quiet, and the smell of dusty tomes combine to create a … [Read full story here...]


49 Hoaxes People Actually Believed

[From] With April Fool's Day right around the corner, let's brush up on some of history's greatest hoaxes!   View the source article here: … [Read full story here...]


Dumb hairstyles of the 1970s

[From] No, these are not mug shots of the most wanted criminals from the 1970s—though the confusion is quite understandable, considering how these hirsute models could have … [Read full story here...]

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