Niagara on the Lake

A visit to Fort Niagara

A trip to Niagara is not complete without a visit to the old fort. How beautiful the tree bordered road leading from Niagara along the river to its outlet at Lake Ontario! At first you catch glimpses now and then through the tree and bush covered banks of the river. The scenery along the river about half way between Niagara and the lake consists of beautiful homes with the orchards, vineyards and fields that stretch away over the level valley.

The French, the origin of Fort Niagara and the coming of the British

In his 'The Life of George Washington, Volume I' Washington Irving narrates the following events of 1750

NL Council opens negotiations with Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours on Niagara river

The Niagara-On-The-Lake council has accepted a report which recommends negotations with Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours for continued use of the Melville Street dock for its popular JetBoat rides on the Niagara river. Local residents particularly those with water front property had objected to the Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours because of the noise created by participants when the boats hit the rapids on the Niagara river below Niagara Falls.

Six women arrested for prostitution at Private Eyes strip club

Grant LaFleche had a story over at the Standard about a Niagara Regional Police raid on the Private Eyes strip club in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Two of the women he says have links with the Bo-Gar gang from Quebec.

The press release from the 'Guns and Gangs enforcement unit' of the NRP says

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