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Donation Application Process Now Open

For Immediate Release NIAGARA FALLS, ON - October 2, 2018 - The Sleep Cheap Charities Reap Committee is seeking applications from local charities and incorporated not-for-profits serving residents of the City of Niagara Falls that are interested in receiving a donation from funds generated b...
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Posted on: 10/2/2018 4:35 PM - Category: Media Releases

Advance polling sites opening across Niagara

October 1, 2018 – Niagara voters hoping to cast their ballot before Election Day on October 22, 2018 can do so at advance polling sites. Advance polling sites permit voters to cast their ballot regardless of their Election Day polling station as noted on voter notification card. Advance poll dat...
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Posted on: 10/1/2018 11:55 AM - Category: In the News

John N. Allan Park Cricket Pitch Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

For Immediate Release NIAGARA FALLS, ON, September 24, 2018 - The City of Niagara Falls will officially open its first cricket pitch with a ribbon cutting celebration on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 11:45 a.m. The new pitch is located at John N. Allan Park, 6980 Kalar Road. The cricket p...
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Posted on: 9/24/2018 11:13 AM - Category: Media Releases

Volunteer Recognition nomination deadline approaching

For Immediate Release September 24, 2018 Do you know a dedicated community volunteer? Why not nominate them for one of the City’s prestigious volunteer awards? Nominations for the volunteer awards are open until Friday, October 5, 2018. The Annual Volunteer Recognition Evening will take ...
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Posted on: 9/24/2018 8:48 AM - Category: Media Releases

What is a voting information notice and do I need it to vote?

September 21, 2018 ?If you haven't received it already, it's likely on its way. Registered Niagara electors for this year's municipal and school board election will receive voter information notices or cards in the mail telling them when and where to vote, including advanced polling dates and ...
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Posted on: 9/24/2018 8:46 AM - Category: In the News

Accessible transit options: new booking procedures for Niagara Specialized Transit

Accessible transit options for Niagara Residents – new booking procedures in place for Niagara Specialized Transit September 19, 2018 ?Niagara residents have accessible transit travel options on both Niagara Region Transit and Niagara Specialized Transit. Niagara Region Transit provides co...
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Posted on: 9/19/2018 12:56 PM - Category: In the News

Proxy voting an option for voters to cast their ballot

For Immediate Release September 14, 2018 - Niagara voters unable to cast their ballot on Election Day, or attend an Advance Poll, have another option: a voting proxy. A voting proxy is someone who will cast a ballot on another’s behalf in their absence. To appoint a voting proxy, voters mu...
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Posted on: 9/17/2018 9:13 AM - Category: In the News

APPLE BASH: Niagara Falls Farmers' Market celebrates apple season and supports Project SHARE

For Immediate Release September 17, 2018 Calling all foodies and families, it’s apple season and we’re having a bash! Niagara Falls Farmers’ Market presents APPLE BASH, Saturday, September 22, from 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. The Market is located at 5943 Sylvia Place, Niagara Falls behind the N...
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Posted on: 9/17/2018 8:53 AM - Category: Media Releases

Local artists to showcase their talents at the 7th Annual Niagara Falls Night of Art

For Immediate Release September 17, 2018 The 7th Annual Niagara Falls Night of Art is a celebration of local musicians, artists, and the vibrant culture of Niagara. This year’s event will be held on Thursday, September 20, 2018 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Niagara Falls History Museum (...
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Posted on: 9/17/2018 8:52 AM - Category: Media Releases

PlayPlayPlay!!!NiagaraFalls Opening Ceremony Relocated on Account of Weather Forecast

For Immediate Release September 12, 2018 NIAGARA FALLS, ON - Mother Nature has struck a warning chord on plans for our latest public art installation, PlayPlayPlay!!!NiagaraFalls. Under threat of thunderstorms during tomorrow's scheduled outdoor event, we're relocating the Opening Cere...
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Posted on: 9/12/2018 3:39 PM - Category: Media Releases

2018 TD Tree Days

For Immediate Release September 12, 2018 Join us at TD Tree Days, a tree planting event made possible through a six thousand dollar grant from the TD Friends of the Environment Foundation. 120 native trees and shrubs will be planted by volunteers. Residents are able to volunteer for the ev...
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Posted on: 9/12/2018 9:06 AM - Category: Media Releases

Niagara Falls Fire Department to hold Dedication Ceremony for Line of Duty Death Memorial

For Immediate Release September 10, 2018 NIAGARA FALLS, ON - The Niagara Falls Fire Department will hold a ceremony to officially unveil and dedicate a newly erected Line of Duty Death Memorial on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. at Fire Station 1, 5815 Morrison Street. The Li...
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Posted on: 9/10/2018 12:27 PM - Category: Media Releases

Drummond Hill Cemetery Tours: Octobert 19, 20, 26, 27

For Immediate Release September 10, 2018 The human drama unfolds as you wander the grounds of historic Drummond Hill Cemetery at night this fall. As the sun sets on four select dates, you’ll glimpse into the lives–and deaths–of some of Niagara’s famous and not-so-famous historical figures. B...
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Posted on: 9/10/2018 9:09 AM - Category: Media Releases

High heat alert lifted

September 6, 2018 ?The excessive heat alert called for Niagara on Sept. 3, 2018 has been lifted, as the temperature is no longer forecasted to be over 31° C. For information about heat alert criteria visit the Region’s website ?. ? Contact Anthony Habjan Niagara Region Public Healt...
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Posted on: 9/6/2018 8:40 AM - Category: Media Releases

Niagara Specialized Transit maintains current levels of service: new booking procedures now in place

September 5, 2018 ?Niagara Specialized Transit has made changes to its booking procedures. These changes are the result of the incredible demand the service has experienced in 2018. This demand has far exceeded any previous specialized transit service usage for this service. These changes wil...
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Posted on: 9/5/2018 4:09 PM - Category: Media Releases