Hello! It’s abundantly clear that despite my best intentions my full plate isn’t going to allow me to produce new Check In Niagara episodes in the short term. Hopefully we can get up to speed again in 2012. In the meantime here’s where you should visit for thoughtful and insightful local views of life in [...]
One of the other hats I wear is that I’m the managing editor at Punknews.org. After a decade of toiling away supporting music festivals and concerts just about everywhere else in the world, I’m thrilled to finally put the Punknews spotlight on a local event. We’re a media sponsor this year at the S.C.E.N.E. Music [...]
Walter Sendzik from the St. Catharines Chamber of Commerce has a spot on editorial running in the local papers today. I touched on the parochialism of this region in the very first episode of CheckInNiagara.com so it’s thrilling to see it discussed so prominently. Indeed, few can argue that in Niagara there is a Big [...]
Hi Everyone! Sorry about the lack of updates over the last month. I was battling a full workload and the workload got the best of me. That said, I’ve got four new episodes in the can and intend to get back on a weekly posting schedule this March. Thanks for your patience. Stay warm. Adam
The Niagara Parks Commission has entered into a strategic planning process and as such has made a new stakeholder survey available. The Parks, which has had a tumultuous year to say the least, is looking for community insights on what they’re doing right and what needs improvement. Not to taint your own answers, but a few issues [...]
Seasons greetings! If you haven’t noticed already, Check In Niagara is taking a bit of a holiday breather. My apologies for not announcing it sooner. I’ll be back with new episodes on the 30th of December then we’ll be going strong through January. Cheers!
While we’ve been on this schedule for nearly a month now I felt I should make it official: CheckInNiagara.com will be updated every Thursday for the foreseeable future. That’s a commitment. If I can do more I will. If it’s Friday morning and there’s no new episode posted, you have my permission to harass me.
This coming Saturday, August 28th the Friends of Niagara Parks – Niagara Glen group is putting on their annual End Of Summer Clean Up event at the Niagara Glen.
Check In Niagara was featured in yesterday’s editions of the St. Catharines Standard and the Niagara Falls Review.