In 1759, Arthur Young realized that the Niagara Region was of critical importance to North America.At that time, colonial powers were struggling for control of the continent with each other and with the Native Americans.At the end of the event, the organizers collect the score sheets, look for mutual likes and when there's a match, forward contact information to both parties."We've been putting out the word for a few weeks now, and we have lots of ladies signed up," Phillips said.Since then, the Niagara region has demonstrated time and again its importance.From the War of 1812 to its role as a nexus in the Underground Railroad and a catalyst of the hydroelectric power, Niagara has been and continues to be of critical importance.
Participants complete confidential rating sheets for each date, saying who they like and, most importantly, who may receive their contact information.If you want to save this information but don't think it is safe to take it home, see if a trusted friend can keep it for you. Know who you can call for help, and memorize the phone number. Use a safe computer such as one at work, a friend's house, or a library. Do not use your personal computer or device to read about this topic.• Each year, 8 million people visit the Frederick Law Olmsted designed park, to experience the majesty of Niagara Falls in a natural setting.At the oldest state park in the United States, people can feel, see and experience the rush of Niagara’s waters by strolling through the park, crossing idyllic bridges, or touring world class attractions like the Maid of the Mist and Cave of the Winds. Located in the heart of Niagara Falls, the NACC is home to more than 75 artists and is dedicated to preserving the legacy of the city and its people, as well as, promoting arts and cultural experiences. Customhouse is the future site for the Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Interpretive Center.Sure, why not, say organizers of the Portage Senior Center speed-dating events July 17, 24 and Aug. Seniors looking for friendship, companionship and maybe love in all the old places often find themselves without time or patience for the been-there-done-that dating scene.