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The True North Strong, Free and 150

On July 1, 1867 the British colonies of Canada, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick were united into one Dominion of Canada, culminating a process that began three years earlier. Upon Confederation, the former province of Canada was split into the provinces of Ontario and Quebec.It was, in many ways, the birth of modern Canada and …

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First Time Home Buyer in Niagara?

Be Prepared, Be Realistic, and Don’t Forget To Be Optimistic! Throughout 2016, first time home buyers had to deal with GTA residents branching out and claiming Niagara communities as their suburbs. While we may not be ready to let go of our small fry status – we may not have a choice! GO Train expansion …

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Time Management 101

Time Management 101

How would you define time management? Time management is a process of noticing how you spend your time doing things and making a choice about how you choose to utilize the time you have… it’s not that easy a question to answer because most people don’t define it. They know they have an issue or …

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Merchant Ale House Mac and Cheese

Maccheroni and Formaggio

It was in 1937 that the Kraft Company put it in a box, a good portion of elbow macaroni and a packet of orange powder. The recipe was simple, boil, sprinkle, add milk and butter and stir. All in one pot, anyone could do it. While today’s macaroni and cheese doesn’t resemble the original Italian …

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Events. Festivals. Entertainment.

Experience Culture in Niagara with the following events: RAY LAMONTAGNE MARCH 29 | FALLSVIEW CASINO RESORT | 8:30PM Grammy Award winning, singer-songwriter Ray LaMontagne brings his unique vocal style to Fallsview with his critically acclaimed hits such as “Supernova”, “All the Wild Horses”, “Trouble”, “Jolene” and more. Must be 19 years of age or older …

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Love is in Niagara

Taking Romance in Niagara to New Heights

The author of this song of the year had me up until the last verse, but times were different in 1841 I guess, so who am I to say what is a hit. The fact is though, that despite how much the Niagara landscape has changed over the years, it has remained the perfect place …

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Explore Niagara

Out & About: Events. Festivals. Entertainment.

Experience Culture in Niagara: DAYS OF WINE AND CHOCOLATE Weekends in February | 11am – 5pm Explore the decadently sweet and savoury art of wine and chocolate pairing. Visit our wineries and taste over 20 VQA wines matched with chocolate-infused dishes – from classically sweet flavour combinations to unexpected surprises. A romantic celebration for two …

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Wineries in the countryside

More To Wineries Than Wine

With exquisite views, delectable food, unique ambience, and spectacular architecture it has never been a better time to visit one of the many wineries in the Niagara Region. There is much more to a winery than just the wine and Ontarians are quickly learning that wineries deliver the whole package. Here are four dynamic wineries …

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Events. Festivals. Entertainment

Events. Festivals. Entertainment

NIAGARA FALLS FIREWORKS FRIDAYS JAN. 6 – 27, 2017 | 9PM | QUEEN VICTORIA PARK Canada’s longest running fireworks series. As part of the Winter Festival of Lights schedule, come enjoy a spectacular fireworks display in Queen Victoria Park. Please note that fire-works displays are weather permitting. WINTER WONDERLAND FOOD TOUR FRIDAYS, SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS …

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Celebrating Icewine: Niagara's Coolest Export

Celebrating winter like no other destination, each January, Niagara focuses their attention on the sweetest fruits of their labour; transforming the region into a wintry wonderland for a three week long celebration of all things icewine. Held January 13-29, this premiere ice-wine festival is only the tip of the iceberg; from the abundance of local …

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