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Ice cream

I SCREAM! YOU SCREAM! WE ALL SCREAM…

… FOR ICE CREAM! Yes, our winters can bring glacial conditions and sub-zero temperatures, but Niagara does get some amazing sun and heat to enjoy as part of our great 4-season weather. When tourists come to Niagara in the summer, they are often surprised to find scorching temperatures and sticky humidity. That’s because the perception …

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Out and About

FALL HANDMADE MARKET SEPTEMBER 14 AND 15 13TH STREET WINERY The 8th Annual Fall HandMade Market will present 140 curated artisans from across Ontario, Québec and Canada’s East Coast offering hand-crafted jewellery, bags, fashion accessories, home décor, canning & preserves, natural bath & body products, original art, designer & children’s clothing, textiles, wood and leather, …

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Wayne Thompson: Guiding Niagara Falls Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Niagara Falls City Councillor and former Mayor, Wayne Thomson believes that for a successful tourist destination three essential factors are required. “If you are going to have a tourist destination you need a casino, transportation, and a convention centre,” says Thomson. Over the last 50 years, Thomson has committed himself to making Niagara Falls the …

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Jim Diodati: Running for Mayor of Niagara Falls

How would you summarize your political platform for the upcoming election? This next phase of council for me will be about following through on strategic priorities of council. Some of the big lofty goals take time, effort and persistence. Things like the new South Niagara Hospital will be the largest investment by the Province of …

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High Turnover

Ask The Expert: The Emotional Toil That High Turnover Takes…

Mariana gives Evan some advice on how to deal with high turnover in the workplace, and provides some tips on how to cope when your future (and the future of you colleagues) feels uncertain… Dear Mariana, I work for a corporation that has incredibly high turnover. I didn’t know this going in. When I first …

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Construction Investment

Get Real: New Construction as an Investment

Having spent the better part of my real estate career educating myself on the natures and intricacies of every real estate development… … I have come to discover that my clients’ hard earned money is pretty safe when invested in a property.  However, investments in properties, most especially those in resale or land, are often …

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