Entertainment, News, Uncategorized

Top 6 Holiday Activities in the Buffalo/Niagara Area

By Allison Camp Poinsettias-Expect the Unexpected & Garden Railway (Now until Jan. 7) Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens - See a beautiful display of poinsettias along with a railway exhibit to help jumpstart the holiday spirit! 2. Ice Skating & Ice Biking at Canalside (Now until March 18) The Ice on Canalside-Ice skate, ride… Continue reading Top 6 Holiday Activities in the Buffalo/Niagara Area

Entertainment, Reviews, Uncategorized

The Kerfuffle Before Christmas: 3 concert event this year

By Shaina Pumputis BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Kerfuffle Before Christmas Concert is held by Alternative Buffalo every year. This year, Seneca Gaming and Entertainment/Seneca Poker are presenting the event as a three concert series which includes a three-band lineup for each day. You must be 18 to attend the event, or 16 with a parent… Continue reading The Kerfuffle Before Christmas: 3 concert event this year

Sports, Uncategorized

Senior spotlight: Bridgette Ehrmann

By James Burns NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - With a recent win against Waterloo, and completion of NUSD midseason meet at Akron, the veteran senior took some time to reflect on the program’s growth and this season’s potential success. JB: Now that the season is underway, what have you seen so far from the team? BE:… Continue reading Senior spotlight: Bridgette Ehrmann

Opinions, Uncategorized

Farewell, Niagara!

By Malika-Budur Kalila NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - My dear reader, all my previous stories were in the news section, thus, I was not able to express my emotions and opinions. Now that there are only two weeks left until my graduation and visa expiration, I want to share my small story that made my worldview bigger… Continue reading Farewell, Niagara!

Opinions, Uncategorized

Bathrooms gone haywire

By Brigid Burns NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - Niagara University, as many schools do, has such a beautiful and welcoming campus community. There is an abundance of nature life surrounding our campus as well as the Niagara Gorge across the street. Having Niagara Falls ten minutes away from campus adds to the uniqueness and beauty of… Continue reading Bathrooms gone haywire

Opinions, Uncategorized

Justice In Hollywood: The Sexual Assault Scandal That Started A Movement

By Michaela McGrath and Vanessa Arieno HOLLYWOOD, CA - In early October, allegations of sexual assault against powerful Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein were published in the New Yorker and the New York Times. Since then, over 35 men (and counting), have been accused of sexual harassment or abuse. In a post-Weinstein world, victims have become emboldened… Continue reading Justice In Hollywood: The Sexual Assault Scandal That Started A Movement

ChangeMakers, Opinions, Uncategorized

Changemakers of Niagara: Dr. David Reilly

By Christine Burke and Emily Parisi NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y.- Niagara University has seen a lot of change in the past few years, and the next few years are sure to be no different. Many people on campus are the drivers and progressors of such change, but they often go unrecognized. NU professor, Chair of the… Continue reading Changemakers of Niagara: Dr. David Reilly

Sports, Uncategorized

Let’s talk about “The Process”: and why Tyrod Taylor is the Bills biggest problem

BUFFALO, N.Y. - With the Buffalo Bills’ victory over the collapsing Chiefs in week 12, they improved to 6-5 on the season, just on the edge of the playoff picture. Buffalo is currently on a 17-year playoff drought, and if history has told fans anything, it’s that the Bills are doomed to repeat the same… Continue reading Let’s talk about “The Process”: and why Tyrod Taylor is the Bills biggest problem

News, Uncategorized

Niagara Falls unleashes Jingle Falls events

By Nico Santangelo NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - It may not be a Festival of Lights, but the Cataract City is bringing back Christmas cheer in a big way. Jingle Falls, a month long holiday event calendar, was announced this month. This city-wide collaboration aims to boost tourism numbers during the month of December. A movement… Continue reading Niagara Falls unleashes Jingle Falls events

Entertainment, Opinions, Reviews, Uncategorized

FILM CRITIQUE: THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE

Khalil Dukes Spoiler Alert For those of you who like war movies, ‘Thank You For Your Service’ was not a call of duty, civil war, action-packed, army warfare film. In fact, it was the total opposite. Based on a true story about a 5-soldier unit, only 4 of the veterans return home to their families. Mourning… Continue reading FILM CRITIQUE: THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE