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Niagara Falls Blog
The Niagara Wine Festival is Approaching
The Niagara Wine Festival is one of Niagara's largest and longest going events, with this year's 63rd annual event beginning on Saturday, September 13th, until Sunday, September 28, 2014.
Aboriginal women inquiry support grows ahead of premiers meeting
Michele Taina Audette, left, of the Native Women's Association of Canada, listens as Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne speaks after a meeting last summer between the premiers and aboriginal leaders in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The Toronto Star
Canada's premiers running out of excuses for inaction: Hebert
Last year it was Niagara-on-the-Lake. This year it's Prince Edward Island. The backdrop changes as do some of the characters but the script, for the most part, remains the same.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
The London Free Press
Bargain wines for the summer that wasn't
While watching the umpteenth video of someone drenching himself or herself with ice water, the thought occurred that Mother Nature has been subjecting Canadians with her own ice bucket challenge this summer.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Niagara Falls Blog
Kurtz Orchards: Chef Michael Smith Book Signing
On Sunday, September 7th, 2014 head to Kurtz Orchards in historic Niagara-on-the-Lake for this free booking signing event with Celebrity Chef and host of "Chef He is one of Canada's best-known chefs that has a passion for simple home cooking, focusing on a healthy lifestyle.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
'Picnic on the Lawn' a unique night
A wave of white washed over the emerald lawn of the Unitarian Memorial Church grounds Saturday evening as the "Picnic on the Lawn" got under way.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
The London Free Press
3 must-try trends across the world of wine
Samples were assessed over the course of three days by panels of Canadian experts who were marking wines in various categories on issues of quality and character.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The Windsor Star
Project Passenger Pigeon to mark 100th anniversary of extinct bird
A stuffed passenger pigeon is shown inside a display case on Thursday, August 14, 2014, at the John R. Park Homestead in Essex, ON.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
AFP Canada Strategic Plan
Recently AFP leaders from across Canada met in beautiful Niagara-on-the-Lake to review and discuss issues and opportunities within the fundraising profession and our own professional organizations.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The Independent & Free Press
Local swimmer successfully crosses Lake Ontario for the third time
Marathon swimmer Colleen Shields has had her share of disappointments in Lake Ontario, but that wasn't the case this past weekend.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Warm beet salad with mushroom vinegar features Canadian ingredients
Chef Tim Mackiddie of Jackson-Triggs Estate in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont., favours using fresh ingredients.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
The Times of Trenton
Schlegel: If your marriage was found to be a mistake, would you remarry?
Vacationing in beautiful Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, recently, we knew we'd enjoy its annual Shaw Festival, featuring 10 plays in four theaters.
All the world's a stage for Shakespeare fans
When to go: Season runs from late June to middle of October, with full production schedule from early July to end of August; no performances Sundays.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The Chronicle Herald
Frigid winter did a number on Niagara region's vines
They're two casualties of the polar vortex that plagued southern Ontario this winter.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The First Perspective-Aboriginal
The Great War through First Nation eyes
Sometimes the way we understand history is a matter of perspective. The same events, viewed through different eyes, can come to mean something entirely different.
Arkells' new album High Noon gets personal and political
Arkells, from left to right: Nick Dika , Anthony Carone , Max Kerman , Mike DeAngelis and Tim Oxford .
Mon Aug 04, 2014
The Richmond Review
YVR named finalist in best bathroom contest
Mosaic tiled walls and wave-shaped flooring were enough to convince judges to make a Vancouver International Airport washroom one of five finalists in the Canada's Best Restroom contest.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Merlot, sauvignon blanc among the casualties of Ontario's long, frigid winter
Good luck finding a 2014 merlot from Niagara when you're shopping for wine over the next couple of years.