Wallenda To Take On Niagara Falls On Tightrope

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) -- Nik Wallenda can't visit a new place without envisioning a wire strung high above his head: Linking buildings, landmarks, nations. Even as a 6-year-old at Niagara Falls with his parents, he pictured walking a tightrope over the raging, whitewater maw....

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    ... up on your dreams." Wallenda holds eight world records and was the first person to cross a Grand Canyon gorge and walk over Niagara Falls on a...
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    The biggest thing we were involved in was (Nik) Wallenda walking over Niagara Falls.” The wedding of Pam and Jim in “The Office” a few...
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  • It was not too long ago that anticipation filled the air in Niagara ... - Niagara Falls Reporter
    Falls let Wallenda get away for this season. It should be a good year down the Thruway. ©2014 The Niagara Falls Reporter Inc. POB 3083, Niagara...
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  • As Nik Wallenda's spectacular high wire act over the mighty ... - Niagara Falls Reporter
    ... to lure him back to Niagara Falls. Of course, the one man who deserves the lion's share of credit for bringing Wallenda to Niagara Falls is...
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  • Recently, we made a call to Francine DelMonte, new chairwoman of the ... - Niagara Falls Reporter
    ... land Wallenda wanted to use in Niagara Falls, remains vacant, used as a gravel parking lot. USA Niagara heralded a new era for Niagara Falls- a...
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  • Wallenda enjoys the challenge, teaching others
    He's taken on the challenge of Niagara Falls and the Grand Canyon. Now, he faces an audience for the American Red Cross of the Heartland's annual Evening of Stars event and the aerialist got an early chance to share his message with members of Illinois ...
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  • Wallenda Walk: Maziarz Got it Done but was Helped by Others
    As Nik Wallenda's spectacular high wire act over the mighty Cataracts recedes from memory, and Wallenda himself has forsaken Niagara Falls for the crowds at Darien Lake (after coming to the realization that you can't fight City Hall), it seems as though ...
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  • Niagara Falls Let Wallenda Get Away, And for that, Darien Lake is Happy
    It was not too long ago that anticipation filled the air in Niagara Falls and all of Western New York when a group of lawmakers led by State Sen. George Maziarz got the go-ahead from Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the state legislature to let famed aerialist Nik ...
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  • After a Walk Over Niagara Falls, a Dispute Over a City’s Bills
    Nik Wallenda promised that his tightrope crossing over Niagara Falls would generate untold millions in free publicity for a struggling corner of upstate New York. But the City of Niagara Falls, N.Y., says Mr. Wallenda’s feat left it with something else ...
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  • Nik Wallenda Tightrope Walks Across Niagara Falls: 7 Must-Do Niagara Falls Activities
    The city of Niagara Falls, New York received a lot of hype this past week due to Nik Wallenda’s highly publicized tightrope walk across the massive waterfall. While this stunt provided a small shot in the arm for the struggling economy, it also brought ...
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