Three centuries ago, French traders established this small, but important site in what is now Lewiston.
Fort Niagara's two 1917 training camps prepared thousands of officers for service "Over There."
The following are excerpts from a Courier-Express article from July 16, 1939 by Robert B. Boltwood.
The story of La Salle's exploration of the Great Lakes is well known, but many mysteries surround his ship, the Griffon. The first part of this two-part story presents new interpretations of this storied ship's design.
This 1939 Army barracks bore witness to much of Fort Niagara’s colorful 20th century history. Now proposed plans may once again breathe life into this local treasure of military architecture.
As a medical doctor and a military colonel, Cyrenius Chapin's reputation often preceded him along the Niagara Frontier. Erie County Historian Doug Kohler looks at the influential character.
Lost on Halloween in 1780, the British Brig-Sloop Ontario became known as the Holy Grail of Great Lakes shipwrecks. Now, after 228 years, this legendary warship from the American Revolution has been discovered deep in Lake Ontario.
The editor takes a look at famed artist Thomas Cole's work relating to WNY.