LIFESTYLE & CULTURE

The Truth is in The Vineyard

The Vigneron walks in designer shoes, uninterested in the mud from the vineyard damaging the soft leather. His attention is ...
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Beyond the Treeline

The beauty of Niagara Falls is you can be standing on the precipice of a world-famous waterfall with hundreds of ...
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A Day in St.David’s

The energetic atmosphere and excitement of Clifton Hill is thrilling, but the charm and pace of Niagara’s small towns offer ...
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Parma Two Parma

Commissioned by the tourism board of Emilia Romagna to photograph key cities for a major ad campaign, we left Bologna ...
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TD Jazz Festival

The great jazz pianist and composer Thelonious Monk said, “Writing about music is like dancing about architecture.” This was the ...
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Beyond The Rainbow: Iconic Architecture Of Niagara

One late December evening in the year 1900, a lavish dinner party took place at the Toronto home of George ...
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The Atelier Collective

Tailored towards connecting tenacious women in business, this energetic one-day event is the business conference re-imagined and re-energized; immersing attendees ...
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Ways to Utilize A Small Space

Properties nowadays are expensive. Purchasing a large piece of land or buying a big house is not always an economically ...
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Eating & Living al Fresco

Fresh air, peaceful sounds, a soft breeze and the smells of spring and summer make eating outdoors favourable, especially in ...
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Maple Leaf Place

Maple Leaf Place Shopping Maple Leaf Place boasts a 20,000 square foot space, including Niagara’s largest selection of fine Canadian ...
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Pippa & Peach

It is time for a closet purge! The Pippa and Peach romper is here and is removing the stress from ...
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Camera Ready

Niagara is famous not only for the mighty cataracts. We are also world-renowned for our wines. Flavour Passport: Journey is ...
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The Woman Behind the Bench

After a successful professional hockey career playing with the Buffalo Beauts, Sarah Casorso followed her instincts and started a new ...
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Two Minutes in the Box with NHL touch guy Zenon Konopka

Which teams did you play for in the NHL? I started with the Anaheim Mighty Ducks, then the Columbus Blue ...
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Radiating Spring Joy: Daffodils

Canadian winters are long and dreary. We find ourselves longing for the arrival of warmer days, the melting snow, and ...
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Full of Bologna

Our assignment was to spend a week in Emilia Romagna and capture the soul of four of its main cities ...
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The Lord Mayor of Canada's Friendliest Town

Betty Disero may carry an ostentatious title as the “Lord Mayor” of Niagara-On-The-Lake, a historic town at the mouth of ...
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Primary Care Niagara

The Town of Fort Erie is the new home of a regional, state-of-theart, urgent care facility. Primary Care Niagara opened ...
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Groom Trends

Before the bride walks down the aisle, a sharply dressed groom can catch the attention of the crowd. Gone are ...
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Alternative Wedding Cakes

Modern weddings have evolved into a beautiful representation of the couple being celebrated. From unique wedding gowns to custom calligraphy ...
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The Wedding Traditions We Keep

Some Saturdays ago, I attended one of my best friend’s weddings in Greenwich, Connecticut. She, a southern belle, and I, ...
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More Than a Big White Wedding

White doves, horse-drawn carriages, designer dresses with long trains and flowers scattered behind us; for modern brides, it’s not enough ...
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Romance at Niagara Falls

Marriages and Honeymoons: Writing about honeymooners at Niagara Falls for the May, 1947 issue of Chatelaine Magazine, well-known Canadian journalist ...
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Romantic Winter Photoshoot Spots in Niagara

Floral displays, botanical gardens, and the picturesque scenery of the Niagara River surrounded by wine country provide infinite spots for ...
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Could Movies Save Your Relationship

A few years ago, as I taught one of my first classes at the University of Toronto, I was trying ...
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Cultivate Your Inner and Outer Radiance

My patients often come to me with a specific issue in mind they want to correct. They may start the ...
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Tobogganing Hills In Niagara

That telltale frosty air and crisp smell of snow have returned as fast as summer departed. Winter is not just ...
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The 80/20 Rule

It’s an axiom known as the ‘Pareto principle’, named after the Italian economist Vilfredo Pareto, who discovered that roughly 80% ...
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Money Talk

The Need for Canadians to Control Their Spending Every January, the thought of most Canadians is, “where can we book ...
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Niagara Music Awards

The lights, the cameras, the magnificent outfits modelled on the red carpet… on the evening of Sunday September 30th inside ...
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Top 10 financial resolutions

I’ve gathered the top 10 financial resolutions you can make to help you achieve your financial goals this year. Consider ...
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Festive Drinks

Hopped Up Hot Chocolate The Olde Angel Inn, NOTL What goes with a historic ghost walk on a brisk night? ...
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To the Hostess with the Mostest

To the Hostess with the Mostest With the holiday season coming upon us, it’s inevitable that one will receive several ...
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Two Minutes in the Box: With Ex-NHL Goaltender Frank Pietrangelo

Which teams did you play for in the NHL? I was drafted in 1983 by the Pittsburgh Penguins and played ...
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Romantic Winter Photoshoot Spots in Niagara

Floral displays, botanical gardens, and the picturesque scenery of the Niagara River surrounded by wine country provide infinite spots for ...
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Two Minutes in The Box: With Ex-NHL Forward Steve Ludzik

Which teams did you play for in the NHL? I played in Chicago for 8 years and then Buffalo for ...
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Two minutes in the box: With Ex-NHL Goaltender Doug Favell

Sit down with ex-NHL players to discuss life after hockey, living in Niagara and what they think of the game ...
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Cranberries For The Holidays

Vibrantly festive with their red hues, cranberries are the quintessential holiday accompaniment. Harvested during October and early November, these juicy, ...
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FOOD, SUMMER HOLIDAY AND THE REAL ESTATE TRIPLE THREAT

It’s not often that we associate food with real estate. Although the common myth of putting an apple pie in ...
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Myths: How Stories Structure Our Thoughts

Little more than a year ago, I was asked to give a talk to a large gathering of the general ...
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Cycling Surrender

The trick is to smile. Not too much, just the sides of the mouth pulled up ever-so-slightly,as Naomi Campbell says, ...
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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 ...
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Pumpkin Beyond the Pie: Creative Recipes with Pumpkin

Pumpkins are a symbol of Autumn, as they appear on our tables at Thanksgiving, decorate our homes in October, and ...
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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 ...
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Victor Pietrangelo

Running for Niagara Falls City Councillor How would you summarize your political platform for the upcoming election? I have been ...
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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 ...
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The Greatest Excuses Why Canadians Don’t Have an Estate Plan

It always both amazes and confuses me why we spend a lifetime of our working years to scrimp and save ...
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Niagara Falls: A Very Quotable Place

“Niagara Falls is a vast, unnecessary amount of water flowing the wrong way over unnecessary rocks.” This quite original observation ...
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The 7 Components of Friendship

For the past three years, I have had the pleasure of teaching the course "Psychology of Relationships" to eager students ...
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Get Real: Investing in the Outdoors

With the influx of warmer weather and the optimism of sunny economics on the horizon, an investment in your own ...
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Ignite Better You

Ignite a Better You: The Barrier to Healthy Glowing Skin

Ultimately, a comprehensive skin care approach must contain products that address the outside (topical creams), the inside (ingestibles), and attention ...
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Revel Realty: Niagara’s Newest And Freshest Real Estate Brokerage

Many believe that one of the biggest challenges today for home buyers is navigating and understanding the saturated real estate ...
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The Debt Crisis Facing Students and their Post- Secondary Education

April is usually a great time for most students who are graduating from College or University. Exams are nearing completion ...
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Collagen Treatment

Demystifying The Fountain Of Youth: Collagen?

In a world of anti-aging that seeks to achieve and maintain wrinkle-free skin, luscious hair, and a supple body; the ...
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Debt Is Not a Dirty Word

Truly Local Advice: Debt Is Not A Dirty Word

Admit it. You spent a little more than you intended on your March break holiday. You’re still paying the minimum ...
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Backyard Makeover

Give Your Backyard a Makeover

From the Botanical Gardens, to the numerous parks and trails, to private residences boasting astonishing oral displays and landscapes, the ...
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Wine Country

Be an Accidental Tourist in Wine Country

Why is it that the best moments in life are usually those unplanned? Perhaps its is because one’s expectations are ...
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Productivity

Eight Tools to Double your Productivity

With the days getting even busier we become more aware that every day is limited to only 24 hours, no ...
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Persuasion

Skills of Persuasion: The Science of Influence and Getting What You Want

Not too long ago, I taught a course at the University of Toronto titled the ‘Psychology of Persuasion’. The reason ...
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Smart Home

The Dawn of the Smart Home

We’re all familiar with smartphones, as they have become essential in our day-to-day business both at work and in our ...
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Aging Well

Ignite a Better You: What’s Your Aging Strategy?

Dr. Christina Plaskos shares her Aegis 7 Elements™.  I feel very fortunate that I spend my days helping people look ...
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Playing With Fire

Playing with Fire

Playing with fire is an average day at work for local artists Claire Anderson and Steven ‘Woody’ Woodruff.  The young ...
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Rooted In Niagara

The essence of live edge furniture is that each piece has a rich and sometimes significant history. Where it has ...
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Home Insurance

Money Talk: The Right Insurance For Your Biggest Asset

We Canadians love the dream of owning our own home.  Actually, we here in the Niagara Region are still fortunate ...
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Undone & On-Trend

2018 sees us embracing imperfection,impermanance, simplicity, modesty and craftsmanship with the popularity of wabi sabi, the new Japanese inspired home ...
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Modern Oomph

Designer Ian Graham’s modern comtemporary esthetic is beautiful and upscale without sacrificing comfort or functionality.  Here he imparts  advice on ...
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Ignite Metabolism

Ignite A Better You: Are you ready to make-up with your Metabolism?

Take a slow, deep breath. Become aware of your thoughts and surroundings and quiet the chaos that lives in your ...
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Cattolica: Sharks, Castles, And History

Written By: Christopher Balogh Photos By: Paul Wright Looking for an authentic experience for your next cycling destination? Cattolica offers ...
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The Art Of Aerial Fitness

Have you ever dreamed a vision of yourself on stage, surrounded by lights and accompanied by music, performing tranquil acrobatics ...
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Wedding

In The Details

As always, couples want an event that will reflect who they are as a unit. While the basic blueprint of ...
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Dream Weddings Don’t Have To Be A Nightmare

The idea of a wedding on a budget may make you recoil in horror – this is supposed to be ...
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Picture Perfect

Behind the Lens with Haskell Photography David Haskell has consistently been one of Niagara’s top photographers. He opened his first ...
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Kick Start The New Year

“It’s not a diet, it’s a lifestyle change.” This is something we usually say when we attempt to kick our ...
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Invest In You

Life is a series of investments. When we are young, we invest our time into school, sports, and developing friendships ...
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100 Years Of Bridal Fashion

It is the most important dress purchase a woman will make during her life. A single gown to represent her ...
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Ask The Expert: To Be (social), Or Not To Be…

Satisfied in Solitude’s  has people around them constantly, and enjoys having time to herself at lunch, but is nervous that ...
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Poetry Slam

The past and present are full of many great literary poets, but has one ever stopped to think about how ...
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Money Talk: The financial Stress of a Separation

Probably one of the most emotional and challenging events in a person’s life is having to deal with a marriage ...
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Vintage Appeal

Written by: Victoria Gilbert | Header Photo by: "ND" Nicole Davis Burning incense, rows of faded jeans, pink skulls, chunky jewelry, ...
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A Dream On Paper: Figg Street Company

Tucked away on Front Street in downtown Thorold, a one-of-a-kind stationary shop is reminding us of the beauty and intimacy ...
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Truly Local Advice: Gifts that keep on Giving

With Christmas quickly approaching, Catherine Palmer gives her take on what Gifts will keep on giving well past the big ...
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Food For Thought

Food culture is alive and well - but can be overwhelming at times. Whether you are an accomplished ‘foodie” or ...
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Body Language: More than Meets The Eye

As I sat at a small restaurant waiting for what would be a very late friend, I tried not to ...
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Evan’s Wine Ratings

If you’ve ever walked into the LCBO, only to stand confused in the wine section because there are so many ...
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Money Talk

The most priceless financial gift to your children? – Being organized. "We all know that there are only two certainties ...
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The Thrill Of The Chase

Stately overlooking Toronto, the fifth floor elevator doors open to a sweeping view of the city’s Financial District. You have ...
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The Evolution of Fun

It’s popularly known as Niagara Falls’ “Street of Fun.” Its actual name is Clifton Hill and this is its story ...
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Detoxing Body AND Mind

With commitment, dedication, and focus, we can rewire our brains. We can train our brains to challenge our recurring thought ...
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Love it & List It – A Niagara Bucket List

Every place you visit has those quintessential experiences that all visitors should try, at least once, and well, Niagara is ...
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Body of Work

There is more to this Canadian beauty than meets the eye. She touts a strong work ethic from growing up ...
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Kathrine Switzer – Bringing Her Fearless Approach to Life to Niagara

It would be exceedingly difficult to summarize all of the amazing accomplishments of Kathrine Switzer in just one article. Her ...
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The Great Butter tart Throw Down

The butter tart, the quintessential Canadian treat. For years it has warmed our hearts and stomachs, brewing nostalgia for hot ...
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Home of the Happy Kitchen

Fresh mussels and hand rolled Sicilian arancini parmesan balls sizzle in a fragrant Pomodoro sauce. Full bodied Italian Chianti pairs ...
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Rama First Nations Annual Pow Wow

As far back as we can remember the Chippewas of Rama First Nation has been a meeting place for visitors ...
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Ignite A Better You – Turning Stress into Success

When we view stress in a positive way using cognitive reappraisal, it actually helps us focus better, be more alert, ...
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A Walk In The Woods

Niagara is full of amazing places to get outside and explore; we are lucky to have conservation areas filled with ...
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How Sweet It Is

After a long winter season of packaged produce, flash frozen veggies and fruit from a bag, nothing quite tastes like ...
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Hiking Muskoka

Muskoka is the perfect place to get out and experience nature. The air is clean, crisp and fresh, and nature ...
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Say Hello to Summer Skin

All winter you’ve been anticipating ditching that coat and swapping boots for sandals. And every year it seems that day ...
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Here Comes The Sun

Quite possibly the best thing about summertime is the outdoor relaxation that comes with it. And what is relaxing outdoors, ...
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Deconstructing Dracula

His legend was created in literature and over time bled onto the silver screen. The character of Dracula has haunted ...
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Up the Creek with a Paddle

Housing a range of the most captivating natural settings and collection of scenic waterways in Ontario, there is no better ...
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A Road Trip Through History

The 168 National Historic Sites managed by Parks Canada are places of profound importance to Canada. Each one tells its ...
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George Stathakis

Born in Greece, George Stathakis arrived in the United States in 1910 at the age of twenty-six. Working as a ...
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Today’s People

 SHARING THE LAUGHS, CELEBRATIONS & NEW BEGINNINGS WITH EVERYDAY PEOPLE OSCAR EVENT PARTY JANUARY 27, SHAW FESTIVAL  Bravo Niagara Presents ...
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Logotherapy

Over the past two years, I have taught a variant of the course ‘Psychology of Relationships’ at the University of ...
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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 ...
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The Sweet Taste of Spring

The nights are still frosty and snow still blankets the ground, but the daytime sun has a special warmth. Icicles ...
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Mind Your Skin

The new millennium has come with some amazing inventions to make our lives easier and more efficient. From GPS navigation ...
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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 ...
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All’s Well That Trends Well

We are a culture obsessed by lifestyle trends – the latest of which is not only hard to pronounce but ...
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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 ...
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Maccheroni and Formaggio

It was in 1937 that the Kraft Company put it in a box, a good portion of elbow macaroni and ...
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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 ...
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By Her Own Design: Marcy Mussari

The magic of a room can be found in the tiniest of details.  From delicate brass fixtures adorning black matte ...
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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 ...
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Burned Out On The Job: How Much Is Job-Related Stress Costing You?

At age 32, Kelly Shaw* laid in bed ill at ease. This had been her eighth night of restless sleep ...
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Redefining Retirement: Part Four

Well, here we are, the last in the four-part series on retirement. In the previous three stories I’ve given examples ...
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The World of Recreational Axe Throwing

Recreational axe throwing has taken Canada by storm. Leagues and arenas dedicated to tossing axes are springing up in towns ...
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Out & About: Events. Festivals. Entertainment.

Experience Culture in Niagara: DAYS OF WINE AND CHOCOLATE Weekends in February | 11am - 5pm Explore the decadently sweet ...
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In The Details

Individuality is key for 2017 weddings; couples want an event that will reflect who they are as a couple. While ...
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Winter Blues

In the summer months, Emily* was energetic, pleasant, and full of life. She was excited about her future, motivated at work, ...
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The Tragic and Mysterious Death of Ed Delahanty

The Niagara River Claims a Baseball Great

It was a shocking discovery! Around 8:30 on the morning of July 9, 1903, William LeBlond was working at the ...
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Emotions: What are they & how do we manage them?

The blockbuster movie The Notebook depicts a drama- filled love story between a young couple in the 1940s. While they fall deeply ...
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BOTOX: Not Just Lip Service

In the 21st century looking and feeling our best can be a complex task. Most of us are bombarded with ...
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Retro Rising: A Guide to Vintage Shopping in Niagara

The thrill of finding that perfect outfit in a sea of previously loved clothing is one of the greatest thrills ...
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For Facts Sake!

DID YOU KNOW... That there was a man named the Hermit of Niagara? Francis Abbott, Hermit of Niagara, wrote a ...
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From Player to Coach

Andrew Allen of the Buffalo Sabres Andrew Allen, Goalie Coach for the Buffalo Sabres, didn’t grow up playing video games ...
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Arthur Hoyt Day

It happened in an instant. On August 24, 1844, Martha Rugg and a male friend were standing on Table Rock, ...
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Finding Serenity

PHOTO: DAVID HASKELL Lending itself as a tranquil getaway for rejuvenating both your mind and body is the Serenity Spa ...
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Daredevils of Niagara Falls

On July 5, 1887 the Queen Victoria Park Commission took over jurisdiction of the land along the Niagara River gorge ...
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Stars Come To Niagara

Over the years, among the 15 million annual visitors to Niagara Falls there have been a number of Hollywood legends ...
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Shady Dealings: The Story of William Forsyth

Niagara Falls is blessed with a number of hotels offering fine hospitality, beautiful views, and comfortable, even luxurious, accommodations. Each ...
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Trend Forward: Hair & Beauty Looks For Winter

This winter we are savouring the drama of it all. After countless seasons of celebrating the no-makeup makeup, easy-breezy hair ...
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Choux On This: The Secret to Great Pastry

I was standing in front of a pastry counter in the centre of Paris. My mind went crazy; almost like ...
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The Frugal Fashionista

The How-to Guide for Looking Your Best Without Breaking the Bank Nowadays, it's hard to watch television, flip through magazines, ...
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Easy Like Sunday Morning: A collection for lazy winter days

Nothing quite beats those lazy Sunday mornings; the ones where you can stay in your pjs all day, watch movies ...
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Hollywood's Love Affair with Niagara

Over the years, among the 15 million annual visitors to Niagara Falls there have been a number of Hollywood legends ...
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Retro Rising: Flex That Vintage Shopping Muscle

The thrill of finding that perfect outfit in a sea of previously loved clothing is one of the greatest thrills ...
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Styling The Stars

Sitting down with designer and stylist Waltters Siddiqui is like sitting down with a cherished, long-time friend: Upon the very ...
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If These Walls Could Talk

Photography: Darren Creighton Old buildings have stories to tell. Niagara-on-the-Lake’s The Old Courthouse, located at 26 Queen Street, has more ...
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Skin Food

With the holiday season fast approaching I have many patients motivated to look and feel their best. One thing we ...
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Hiring Millennials

As of 2015, millennials (the generation born between 1982 - 2000) make up the largest cohort in the North American ...
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The Imposter Phenomenon

About halfway through my doctoral program, I was accepted into an elite club, where distinguished graduate students, decorated faculty, and ...
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Redefining Retirement: Part 3

I have two really great girlfriends. We’re more like family than friends, as close as sisters, we’ve raised our children ...
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Mind Blocks: Creativity and Where It Lives

The topic of creativity poses many questions. Where does creativity come from? Do we all have the ability to be ...
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April Mullen: A Quadruple Threat

At one time or another, we have all experienced a connection with a movie. Perhaps it was the plot, characters, special ...
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A History of The Chippewas Of Rama First Nation Powwow

As far back as we can remember the Chippewas of Rama First Nation has been a meeting place for visitors ...
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The Mechanical Farmer of Howell Family Pumpkin Farm

Designer, inventor, maker of machines and pumpkin farmer, Jerry Howell is the brains behind Nessy, the first mechanical, pumpkin dinosaur ...
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Art Hits the Road: Streets Alive! Festival

Fantasy inspired doorways, hand-painted chairs, oversized guitars and seven-foot tall story telling poles that reach to the sky; objects that ...
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Ontario’s Most Unique Accommodations

The most memorable place I ever stayed in while on vacation was a converted farmhouse in Northern Ireland. As we ...
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On The Waterfront: Orillia’s Waterfront Festival

Pack your beach bag, slap on some sunscreen and head straight to the water as Orillia’s Waterfront Festival returns for ...
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Do Go Chasing Muskoka Waterfalls

Listen out for the roar of a raging torrent that cuts through a spectacular landscape of rugged rock and dense ...
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The Spirit of Community

The Chippewas of Rama First Nation (Rama) has been known as ‘the gathering place’  where travellers journeyed to trade, to ...
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Merrickville: A Passage in Time

With more designated heritage buildings than any other Ontario community of its size, Merrickville is a Victorian oasis idyllically situated ...
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Secrets of St. Marks

It is said that Major General Isaac Brock, commander-in-chief of the British forces in Upper Canada during the war of ...
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Paddle, Fish and Golf in Ontario's Lake Country

There is a reason Orillia and its surrounding region has become known as an outdoorsman’s four season playground. Ontario’s lake ...
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Succeed in Business

Q&A with Flavio Iammarino, Ph.D, SW, C.Cht Making a career change is something that most of us will do more ...
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Being Dealt a Good Hand a Casino Rama Resort

I’m lying with my eyes closed in peaceful serenity, my body feels like a puddle on the table and I ...
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The Key to Shareable Content

What makes some things go viral and some things fade into the Internet ether, never to be seen again? What ...
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Steve Ludzik: Fighting Back Against Parkinson’s Disease

Steve Ludzik recalls standing at the top of Clifton Hill in Niagara Falls at the young age of 16 with ...
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Exploring Niagara By Bike

Fresh air in your lungs, wind at your back, a feeling of peace and an exquisite view of the Niagara ...
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The Wit and Wisdom of Stephen Leacock

One of the English-speaking world’s best-known humorists, Stephen Leacock, captivated the literary world with his quick wit and light slapstick style ...
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Niagara's Welland Canal

I can recall as a child jumping out of the car at the lift bridge on Highway 20 to see the ...
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Niagara's Best Beaches

When you think of relaxing at the beach, Niagara is probably not the first destination that comes to mind. But, ...
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Location Based Advertising

One thing we all understand without even needing to refer to stats is that smart phones are here to stay ...
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Chef Profile: Brett Cournoyea of Skylon Tower

Simple. Fresh. Fast. It is not a complicated equation to follow in Chef Brett Cournoyea’s sky-high kitchen. Against the popular ...
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Great Blue Escape: Traversing Tobermory

Located at the tip of the Bruce Peninsula, an easy four-hour drive from Niagara, sits the small town of Tobermory ...
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The Clifton Hotels

It was 1854. One of Niagara Falls’s distinguished visitors that year was Isabella Lucy Bird. She was a well-known British ...
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Suspended in Time: Whirlpool Aero Car

After the Falls themselves, the most frequently visited and awe-inspiring spot on the Niagara River is almost certainly the Whirlpool, ...
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Craft Arts Market

When Craft Arts Market opened on St. James Street in downtown St. Catharines, Co-Owner Nancy Kapodistrias was ecstatic. “We opened ...
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Bringing Awareness to Cystic Fibrosis

When you were in high school or college did you ever have a wild house party? Come on be honest ...
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Redefining Retirement: Part 2

Where did the time go? It’s 2016 and you’re thinking about retiring. To those with plans it comes with great ...
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A Walk in the Woods: Hiking in Niagara

Niagara is full of amazing places to get outside and explore on foot. We are lucky to have conservation areas ...
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Have Kayak Will Travel

Boasting one of the most captivating natural settings in Ontario, Niagara Region is home to a number of rich outdoor ...
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Magnificent Tours: Niagara Falls

What better way to discover a new city than by having someone who knows the area show you around? There’s ...
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Building Better Rapport in the Workplace

Not too long ago, I did what any self-respecting woman who sees a glorious pair of boots on another woman ...
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Niagara Integrated Film Festival: Filmalicious Review

Reintroducing Niagara to international film for its third consecutive year, the Niagara Integrated Film Festival returned to the most beautiful ...
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