Memorial Day weekend attendance up at Niagara Falls State Park
Despite the threat that many state parks would be shut down over the Memorial Day weekend, attendance at the Niagara Falls State Park exceeded the number of visitors for the same period a year ago.
LEWISTON: Slight detour for bus
Plans for a planned free bus service for tourists set to run between Niagara Falls, Lewiston and Youngstown may be taking a slight detour because of a town attorney’s ties to a transportation company.
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NTCC: City tourism board moving to cut agency’s annual funding
Niagara Falls Tourism Advisory Board members reiterated Monday they want to strip the Niagara Tourism and Convention Corp. of nearly half of its annual budget and spend the money on improving city streets.
“This is not a witch hunt and it’s not a game,” board chairman Jerry Genova said. “This is for real.”
TOURISM: Locals urged to woo state with possibilities
The funding pie may be smaller, but there’s plenty of slices still up for grabs.
That was the main theme of Friday’s Niagara Falls Legislative Reception as state officials promised the over 150 in attendance they would continue lobbying for the local tourism industry, despite what’s expected to be one of the worst economic years in history.
TRAVEL: Plenty of buzz in Eden
The name of the place says it all: The Original Kazoo Co. And, boy, do its owners mean original.
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