niagara niagara  /naɪ ˈæ ɡrə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) waterfall in Canada is the Horseshoe Falls; in the United States it is the American Falls
  2. (n) a river flowing from Lake Erie into Lake Ontario; forms boundary between Ontario and New York

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Niagara Frontier League coaches, volunteers honored

    Niagara Gazette — The member schools of the Niagara Frontier League honored coaches and others who left a significant impact on high school sports in the past year at the league's annual banquet on Wednesday evening.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Niagara Gazette

  2. First Niagara Financial Group Fixed-to-Floating Rate Perpetual Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series B Crosses Above ...

    In trading on Thursday, shares of First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.'s Fixed-to-Floating Rate Perpetual Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series B (NYSE: FNFG.PRB) were yielding above the 8% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $2.1563), with shares changing hands as low as $26.33 on the day. This compares to an average yield of 5.14% in the "Financial" preferred stock category ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Forbes

  3. Niagara County mortgage tax revenue rises 13 percent

    LOCKPORT – Niagara County Treasurer Kyle R. Andrews reported this week that the county’s mortgage tax revenues are up 13 percent, or about $160,000, for the first half of the current fiscal year.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Buffalo News

Quotes

  1. The family-friendly Fury, unlike anything offered on the American side of the international Falls, "will create a lot of buzz and will provide a real economic boost to the Niagara Region," predicted Ontario Tourism Minister Peter Fonseca.
    on Jul 2, 2008 By: Peter Fonseca Source: USA Today

  2. "New York City's historic harbor has been turned into the most unexpected and intriguing waterfall destination between Niagara Falls and Victoria Falls," Mayor Michael Bloomberg said at a news conference marking the opening of the falls.
    on Jun 26, 2008 By: Michael Bloomberg Source: Reuters

  3. "This is not everything we wanted, but it's a good start," said US Sen. Charles Schumer, a Democrat. "It shows that the administration has a good mindset towards reaching our ultimate goal: a high-speed rail line from Niagara Falls, through...
    on Jan 27, 2010 By: Charles Schumer Source: Albany Times Union

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