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Making improvements: Trail at Opportunities Unlimited enhanced by Scout initiatives
Fri, Oct 21st 2016 09:40 pm
Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara recently welcomed a new addition to the Kimberly Woodruff Memorial Nature Trail at 2510 Niagara Falls Blvd., Wheatfield.
NT recognizes police with blue line on Payne Ave.
Fri, Oct 21st 2016 11:35 am
The City of North Tonawanda has found a new way to pay tribute to its police officers.
Avoiding roadway tragedy: Drivers, pedestrians, parents must take action
Fri, Oct 21st 2016 11:30 am
Sometimes it only takes a moment of distraction or inattention, poor visibility, or inappropriate speed for tragedy to strike on a roadway.
Free trick-or-treating event at Fashion Outlets
Fri, Oct 21st 2016 11:30 am
Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls USA will host its annual "Boo Bash" trick-or-treating event from 4-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28. The free, indoor trick-or-treating event will offer a variety of additional activities for $1 each, with proceeds benefiting United Way of Greater Niagara.
Proposed NT budget below tax cap
Fri, Oct 21st 2016 11:30 am
It's again time to talk budget in North Tonawanda and, if all goes according to plan, residents won't have to worry about a property tax increase in 2017.
Town of Wheatfield: Residents push to make road safer
Fri, Oct 21st 2016 11:25 am
Krueger Road residents Deborah Fadel and Kelly Dueger said they gathered 662 signatures from both Kruger Road and surrounding area residents who were in favor of installing a sidewalk in the area at Monday night's board meeting.
Town of Niagara seeks funds for 4th Ave. sidewalks
Fri, Oct 21st 2016 11:25 am
The Town of Niagara Town Board voted Tuesday to apply for a grant from the New York State Department of Transportation to construct sidewalks on Fourth Avenue. The estimated cost of the project is $670,933.
Town of Niagara Town Board welcomes four new police officers
Thu, Oct 20th 2016 03:15 pm
Four part-time officers were hired, pending civil service approval, at Tuesday's Town of Niagara Board meeting.
Western New York 'Warriors Flight' takes off for D.C.
Wed, Oct 19th 2016 12:30 pm
New York State Sen. Rob Ortt led two-dozen local veterans Wednesday morning in the second annual Western New York "Warriors Flight" to Washington, D.C. The veterans will visit several war memorials dedicated in their honor.
Construction begins on new cardiac catheterization lab at Heart Center of Niagara
Tue, Oct 18th 2016 06:35 pm
Construction is under way on the new cardiac catheterization laboratory in The Heart Center of Niagara at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center.
Annual Niagara County career fair on Wednesday
Tue, Oct 18th 2016 07:00 am
Donald Jablonski has announced Niagara County's annual fall career fair - a county-run tool designed to help pair local jobseekers with employers looking for quality workers - will be held Wednesday.
Simonson to present Sanborn Area Historical Society program
Mon, Oct 17th 2016 01:10 pm
The Sanborn Area Historical Society will host a program titled, "6 Times the World Was Saved From Nuclear Armageddon (That You Never Knew About)," at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, at the Sanborn firehall, 5811 Buffalo St. (Route 429), Sanborn.
'Sister We Win' gala to support breast cancer patients
Mon, Oct 17th 2016 01:00 pm
Out-of-pocket expenses can pile up quickly for patients dealing with breast cancer. While insurance can help, there are still lengthy co-pays to cover, over-the-counter medications to purchase, and other costs that aren't covered by insurance plans.
Wheatfield Lions to host meat raffle
Mon, Oct 17th 2016 07:00 am
The Town of Wheatfield Lions Club will host its annual meat raffle at 6 p.m. Nov. 5, at the American Legion Post 1451, next to the Wheatfield Lions Club at 6525 Ward Road.
Niagara County Central Rotary to host Apple Tree Antique Show
Mon, Oct 17th 2016 07:00 am
The Niagara County Central Rotary Club will host the 11th Apple Tree Antique Show from 5-9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18, and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, at the American Legion Post No. 1451 at 6525 Ward Road, Sanborn.
Learn how to make a cobweb chaser
Sat, Oct 15th 2016 07:00 am
In the spirit of autumn, residents are invited to discover the interesting background behind a cobweb chaser.
Family-owned farm provides local autumn attraction
Fri, Oct 14th 2016 06:05 pm
Families from all over Western New York are coming together to celebrate autumn at the Wheatfield Pumpkin Farm at 6920 Nash Road.
Halloween events popping up on Webster Street
Fri, Oct 14th 2016 06:00 pm
Halloween is fast approaching and, to help celebrate and support charitable initiatives, a group of business owners on Webster Street are coming together to host two new events.
NCCC Foundation Scholarship Gala slated for Saturday
Fri, Oct 14th 2016 05:35 pm
Niagara County Community College will host its 26th annual Foundation Scholarship Gala on Oct. 15 at the Niagara Falls Culinary Institute. The evening will open with a recognition ceremony for distinguished student scholarship honorees.
Senior housing proposed for Military Road School
Fri, Oct 14th 2016 05:25 pm
The old Military Road School building, which has been empty for decades, may soon have a significant purpose.
'Haunted Harbor' returns Oct. 15
Sat, Oct 8th 2016 07:00 am
The North Tonawanda Youth, Recreation and Parks Department, along with the T-NT Gateway Committee, is sponsoring the annual "Haunted Harbor" event, which will be held from 6-8:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, at Gateway Harbor.
Burlington opens new location on Military Road
Fri, Oct 7th 2016 03:55 pm
Burlington Stores, a national off-price retailer, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new, 41,737-square-foot store in the Town of Niagara on Friday, Sept. 30.
Botanical Garden tree nursery moves to new home
Fri, Oct 7th 2016 03:55 pm
The Botanical Garden tree nursery officially moved to its new home on the grounds of the North Tonawanda Wastewater Treatment Plant on Saturday.
Town of Wheatfield: Tentative '17 budget slightly under tax cap
Fri, Oct 7th 2016 03:50 pm
The Wheatfield Town Board revealed its 2017 tentative budget Monday night, which is $12,891,408, showing an increase of $88,791 from the 2016 adopted plan.
Town of Niagara 2017 tentative budget with slight raise in property taxes
Thu, Oct 6th 2016 02:25 pm
The Town of Niagara Supervisor Lee S. Wallace announced Wednesday the town's overall tentative budget is $8,746,981, of which the total amount to be raised by taxes is $1,940,816.
Take advantage of free paper shredding at BBB's annual 'Secure Your ID Day'
Thu, Oct 6th 2016 07:00 am
In 2015, 13.1 million Americans reported they were victim of identity fraud.
Look Good Feel Better program helps women overcome side effects of cancer treatment
Thu, Oct 6th 2016 07:00 am
Look Good Feel Better, a free national public service program for women who are undergoing cancer treatment, will be offered to female cancer patients on Monday, Oct. 17, from 6 -8 p.m. in the HSBC Community Room at The Heart Center of Niagara, 571 10th St.
Residents rally in Wheatfield, voice concerns over National Fuel's Northern Access 2016 pipeline project
Sat, Oct 1st 2016 06:20 pm
Residents of Wheatfield and surrounding communities rallied Friday afternoon in opposition to National Fuel's Northern Access 2016 pipeline project. With signs in hand, protesters gathered on Liberty Drive where National Fuel has proposed a natural gas dehydration facility to be constructed as part of the general project.
'Spooktacular' returns
Sat, Oct 1st 2016 07:00 am
The Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum will host its annual Halloween "Spooktacular" party from 5:30-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14, at 180 Thompson Road, North Tonawanda.
Ortt delivers a total of $55,000 to Niagara County museums
Fri, Sep 30th 2016 05:45 pm
New York State Sen. Rob Ortt delivered a total of $55,000 in ceremonial checks to several museum organizations throughout Niagara County. He secured the funding as part of the 2016-17 state budget, in addition to funding secured last year for museums in his district.
Town of Niagara Lions Club: A bicycle made for two
Fri, Sep 30th 2016 10:55 am
The Town of Niagara Lions Club presented a specialized bicycle to a visually impaired Niagara Falls resident, Mikayla Forsey, on Sept. 14.
Wheatfield Lions welcome new member
Fri, Sep 30th 2016 10:55 am
On Sept. 8, the Town of Wheatfield Lions Club welcomed new member Wallace Weiss to its community. Pictured, from left, are Past District Governor of 20-N Lion Robert F. Shivley, Weiss and Club President Lion Art Kroening.
Barefoot Christian Community to launch
Fri, Sep 30th 2016 10:50 am
Barefoot Christian Community, a new congregation in the Town of Niagara, will be launching weekly worship gatherings at 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 16, at the Town of Niagara Community Center, 7000 Lockport Road.
Dom Polski Social Club to host Polish dinner, music for National Pierogi Day
Fri, Sep 30th 2016 10:45 am
The Dom Polski Social Club at 576 Oliver St., North Tonawanda, will serve up an authentic Polish experience with Polish food and music at 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, in honor of National Pierogi Day.
Kaleida names new president of DeGraff
Fri, Sep 30th 2016 10:45 am
Kaleida Health recently named Darcy Craven president of DeGraff Memorial and Millard Fillmore Suburban hospitals. Craven was recruited from the Carolinas Hospital System where he has served as CEO since 2012.
Wheatfield Lions to host meat raffle
Fri, Sep 30th 2016 10:45 am
The Town of Wheatfield Lions Club will host its annual meat raffle at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, at the American Legion Post 1451, next to the Wheatfield Lions Club at 6525 Ward Road.
Driver receives sentence in fatal hit and run case
Fri, Sep 30th 2016 10:45 am
Forty-one-year-old Anthony DiFilippo of Wheatfield pleaded guilty to leaving the scene of the fatal hit and run accident that killed 16-year-old Ryan Fischer.
Town of Niagara awards volunteers for help with summer endeavors
Fri, Sep 30th 2016 10:40 am
The Town of Niagara Town Board presented summer volunteers with awards at Tuesday night's board meeting at Town Hall.
NU launches 'Powerful' new branding campaign
Thu, Sep 29th 2016 07:10 pm
A powerful new brand message has been unveiled by Niagara University.