12 12, 2018

Jingle all the way to Downtown Niagara Falls for ‘Jingle Falls USA’

View more clips here. NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WKBW) - Celebrate the holidays at "Jingle Falls USA" this winter! Bring the family to downtown Niagara Falls on Saturday, December 8th and 15th for fun for the whole family. Activities range from a Santa Dask 5K to a frozen tour of the Niagara River. Free parking [...]

12 12, 2018

New outdoor skating rink opens in Niagara Falls

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WIVB) - Outdoor skating has returned to the Cataract City. Local leaders cut the ribbon on the Rainbow Rink in Niagara Falls on Wednesday- one of the many family-friendly activities being offered at Jingle Bells USA. The rink sits at the intersection at First Street and Rainbow Boulevard. Admission is [...]

12 12, 2018

Niagara University, Merani Hotel Group Partnering on Experiential Learning & Scholarships

The institution that offered the world’s first undergraduate degree program in tourism is adding to its repertoire of high-level experiential learning opportunities for students, thanks to a new partnership. Niagara University and the Merani Hotel Group announced today an agreement that will synergize efforts to develop the outstanding hospitality leaders of tomorrow. Beginning [...]

6 01, 2016

Doubletree Hotel Steel Rising in Niagara Falls

New developments are taking shape in Downtown Niagara Falls especially around the newly reconfigured Robert Moses Parkway that has begun to open up access to the long-neglected waterfront. The warmer weather has been a blessing for construction crews on the Doubletree by Hilton hotel on Buffalo Avenue under-construction. Developer Faisal Merani is undertaking the $27 [...]

24 07, 2015

Holiday Inn Renovations Part of Revamped Niagara Falls

The unveiling of the renovated Holiday Inn hotel in Niagara Falls could not have come at a better time. The 189-room Buffalo Avenue hotel’s new look arrived as Niagara Falls is seeing a record number of tourists visit the city this summer. Besides seeing its rooms and lobby renovated, Canadian investor Faisal Merani, who owns [...]

24 07, 2015

Major Expansion and Upgrade of Holiday Inn Hotel in Downtown Niagara Falls

Major Interior and Exterior Renovations Completed; Tony Roma’s Restaurant and Great American Arcade Now Open Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the completion of a $3.8 million upgrade and expansion of a major hotel complex in downtown Niagara Falls. The project will add to the city’s significant level of private sector investment and accelerate economic [...]

27 02, 2015

Chamber Honors 2015: Faisal Merani as Business Person of the Year

You can find Faisal Merani in the headlines with words like redevelopment and hope. He was born and raised in Niagara Falls, Ontario. He attended local schools his entire life while learning the family business in the hotel indsutry. The Niagara USA Chamber is recognizing his lifelong dedication. Merani made his first mark on the [...]