Niagara Falls, NY Vs. Niagara Falls, Canada...DO BOTH
As a native of Niagara Falls, NY it never ceases to amaze me how many people overlook the Falls as a destination, or as a place to suggest to friends or relatives when taking day trips or vacations.
Get to Know Niagara - Niagara Falls Illumination
Every evening beginning at dusk, the American and Canadian Falls are illuminated in an array of colors. Recently, the Niagara Falls Illumination Board launched an ambitious project to replace Xenon lights with new LED technology, increasing both the display’s brightness and energy efficiency.
No Border Travel...No Tourism And WNY Is Feeling It
Parking lots and streets in usually busy Niagara Falls have been seemingly empty lately. Only a few people at restaurants outside. WKBW-TV reports that one reason for this is because of the closure of non-essential travel across the Canadian-U.S. border.
Another Stimulus Check And Help For State and Local Governments?
House Democrats announced a new Covid-19 stimulus bill yesterday with a price tag expected to be more than $3 trillion -- which if passed would stand as the largest relief package in history.
Unemployment Hits 14.7%...First Time Since The Depression
The Covid-19 pandemic led to record jobs lost in April sending the unemployment rate to its highest in nearly a century.
National Geographic Ranks Buffalo 3rd Best Food City In The World
National Geographic has published a list of their top 10 cities to eat in. In their book called The World’s Best Cities, they ranked Buffalo as the third-best food city in the world.
IRS To Add A Portal To Check Your CARES ACT Payment
WIVB-TV reports that the IRS plans to have a “Get My Payment” portal operational on their website by this Friday, April 17, according to Congressman Brian Higgins’ office.
Buffalo and America Taking Active Steps To Avoid Getting Sick
Most of us are now doing things to stop the virus from spreading. 8 out of 10 of us say we've changed our behavior in some way to avoid getting sick. Here are a few changes we've made in the past month . . .
Roswell Park And UB Get FDA Ok To Test New COVID-19 Treatment
COVID-19 patients in Western New York have been given reason for renewed optimism.
Recovering COVID-19 Patient's Message To Healthcare Workers
You may have heard me tell this story on the air this morning...but I wanted to expand on it because it is both insightful and hopeful.
Confused By Coronavirus Terms? Here Are The Most Common
Every day we are being hit with news conferences from Federal, State and Local authorities, and it doesn't look it will subside anytime soon. Terms about the pandemic and what we are doing about it are bantered about, so what do they mean?