Lifestyle & Culture

Tea Culture in Niagara

By: Lynn Ogryzlo Photos by: Jon Ogryzlo It was the combination of sugar and caffeinated tea that gave the working poor of the 19th century England their aftern...

Six Generations of Winemaking

Written and photographed by Sandra Ozkur In 2014, Konzelmann Estate Winery, located in Niagara-on-the-Lake, will celebrate its 30th anniversary. The owner, Her...

Days of Wine and Chocolate

What better time for enjoying wine and chocolate than during the wintery, romantic month of February? And how nice for us that they go together so delightfully…...

The Old Scow: A Brief History

By: Megan Pasche Out in the middle of the Niagara River, not far from the brink of the Falls, sits a rusty old barge that looks completely out of place, and vi...

The Burning of Niagara

By: Megan Pasche December 10, 1813: as American soldiers retreated, they left behind them the burning, smoldering remains of what was then known as the town of...