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Ceretto welcomes Niagara County Sheriff James Voutour to Albany
Tue, Mar 24th 2015 03:55 pm
Assemblyman John Ceretto welcomed Niagara County Sheriff James Voutour to Albany to discuss initiatives state and local governments can partner in to help keep Niagara County residents safe.
Higgins introduces bill to give Kids Korner a permanent place in VA medical centers
Tue, Mar 24th 2015 03:55 pm
Congressman Brian Higgins was joined by VA Western New York Healthcare System Director Brian Stiller and local veterans to announce the introduction of a bill to improve access to child care for veterans receiving health care at U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs medical centers.
Niagara University offering lifeguard certification course
Tue, Mar 24th 2015 03:20 pm
Niagara University's Kiernan Recreation Center is offering an American Red Cross lifeguarding certification class April 18-19.
Arts Services Initiative of WNY to represent region's cultural sector at National Arts Advocacy Day
Tue, Mar 24th 2015 03:20 pm
Arts Services Initiative of Western New York will be in Washington, D.C., March 22-24 to represent the region's cultural sector at National Arts Advocacy Day, an annual effort coordinated by Americans for the Arts.
Buffalo Startup Weekend to host first event focused exclusively on sports industry
Tue, Mar 24th 2015 03:20 pm
Buffalo Startup Weekend co-organizers have announced a new Startup Weekend event focused solely on sports-centric startups. Buffalo Startup Weekend Sports! will be held May 1-3 at dig Buffalo.
Empire State Development approves $17 million-plus to fund projects generating economic opportunity across New York
Tue, Mar 24th 2015 03:20 pm
The Empire State Development board of directors recently approved more than $17 million in funding for 17 projects that are spurring economic growth and opportunity throughout New York.
Poloncarz appoints commissioner of labor relations
Tue, Mar 24th 2015 03:20 pm
Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz has announced the appointment of Steven Miller to the position of commissioner of labor relations.
NYPA: Maintenance work at Lewiston power plant hits milestone
Tue, Mar 24th 2015 03:20 pm
Workers at the New York Power Authority's Lewiston Pump Generation Plant reached a milestone in the plant's Life Extension and Modernization (LEM) project, when maintenance and refurbishment work on the turbine unit (pictured) was completed and the unit was returned to service March 20.
Higgins commends NFL decision to suspend blackout policy in 2015
Tue, Mar 24th 2015 03:20 pm
Congressman Brian Higgins welcomed Monday's news of the NFL's decision to suspend its policy of blacking out games not sold out on local broadcast television stations in the 2015 season,
Guest judges to help determine winner of NU's $10,000 entrepreneurship competition
Tue, Mar 24th 2015 10:45 am
A "Shark Tank"-inspired event will help determine the winner of EntrepreNU2015, Niagara University's poverty-focused social entrepreneurship competition on March 30.
Lewiston: Brochey seeks to buy Frontier House
Tue, Mar 24th 2015 07:55 am
The Town of Lewiston took the first step Monday toward a possible acquisition of the Frontier House.
'The Voice': India and Clinton provide Best. 'Battle.' Ever.
Mon, Mar 23rd 2015 04:05 pm
There's no doubt the first "Battle Round" is the hardest stage of "The Voice." Each singer is paired with another and asked to both overtake and harmonize with the other person.
Poloncarz, Burstein announce public health clinics to prevent hepatitis A outbreak
Mon, Mar 23rd 2015 11:55 am
On Sunday, Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz was joined by Erie County Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein to announce two precautionary public health clinics being held by the Erie County Department of Health in response to the recent identification of the hepatitis A virus in a local restaurant worker - a server at Casa di Pizza on Elmwood Avenue in Buffalo.
DEC reminds New Yorkers residential brush burning is prohibited until May 15
Mon, Mar 23rd 2015 11:50 am
With the start of spring and warmer temperatures expected, the state Department of Environmental Conservation reminds New Yorkers residential brush burning in towns with less than 20,000 residents is prohibited in the state through May 14.
NU's College of Business presents awards banquet, health care symposium
Mon, Mar 23rd 2015 11:50 am
Niagara University's College of Business Administration will be taking care of a lot of important business at the Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls April 21.
Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls receives award, sets dates for 2016 Greater Niagara Fishing & Outdoor Expo
Mon, Mar 23rd 2015 11:50 am
The Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls, host of the annual Greater Niagara Fishing & Outdoor Expo, will be honored with the John Long Sr. Memorial Award for Business of the Year, presented by the Niagara County Federation of Conservation Clubs, on April 18.
Niagara tourism summer campaign study reveals positive findings
Mon, Mar 23rd 2015 11:50 am
The Niagara Tourism & Convention Corp. today announced the results from its 2014 summer advertising campaign.
Artpark announces first outdoor concert lineup headliners for 2015 summer season
Mon, Mar 23rd 2015 10:05 am
Several headliners in Artpark's popular "First Niagara presents Tuesday in the Park" and "Coors Light Wednesdays" outdoor concert series were announced today.
Final days to pick best fish fry eatery
Sat, Mar 21st 2015 07:25 pm
Niagara Frontier Publications is hosting its fourth annual "Best Fish Fry" contest. Now through March 27, click HERE to vote for your favorite fish fry place. The eatery with the most votes will be featured in the Lewiston-Porter Sentinel, Niagara-Wheatfield Tribune and Island Dispatch.
Lewiston-Porter meets superintendent candidates
Sat, Mar 21st 2015 09:15 am
The process is moving ahead in the Lewiston-Porter Central School District's superintendent search.
Village of Lewiston approves sewer rate increase
Sat, Mar 21st 2015 09:15 am
The Village of Lewiston Board of Trustees approved a 5-cent sewer rate increase at Monday's monthly meeting.
Salada steps down as Youngstown Police chief
Sat, Mar 21st 2015 09:05 am
There has been a change at the top in the Youngstown Police Department.
Youngstown planning for upcoming tourist season
Sat, Mar 21st 2015 09:00 am
Gearing up for the summer tourist season, the Village of Youngstown is taking steps to address an expected increase in visitors from such attractions as Niagara Jet Adventures and Old Fort Niagara.
Raising awareness: OUN celebrates Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month
Fri, Mar 20th 2015 10:10 pm
March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. It's a time to educate the community about the issues facing people with developmental and intellectual disabilities and advocate for those individuals in Albany.
'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2' to film in Buffalo
Fri, Mar 20th 2015 10:10 pm
Empire State Development today announced Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies' "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2" has chosen to film in New York state - in New York City and Buffalo.
Erie County: Poloncarz unveils 'Initiatives for a Stronger Community'
Fri, Mar 20th 2015 10:05 pm
Administration's health and human services includes numerous county departments, community-based human services agencies
UB President Tripathi praises men's basketball players, coaches for inspiring and historic season
Fri, Mar 20th 2015 10:05 pm
University at Buffalo President Satish K. Tripathi released the following statement on the men's basketball team's first-ever game in the NCAA Tournament:
Chamber Gala: 'Stone Jug' honored as Youngstown Business of the Year
Fri, Mar 20th 2015 09:00 pm
The Niagara River Region Chamber of Commerce has announced The Ontario House, aka "Stone Jug," is the recipient of the Youngstown Business of the Year Award.
Before the Bridges: Down on the farm and racing on the river
Fri, Mar 20th 2015 08:50 pm
Bob DeGlopper was born in 1936, a year after the first set of Grand Island bridges were built.
Students run the show in NT
Fri, Mar 20th 2015 08:40 pm
The City of North Tonawanda and North Tonawanda High School teamed up Tuesday to celebrate Student Government Day, an opportunity for high school students to shadow government officials for a day and learn about how a city is run.
Town of Niagara modifies sex offender restrictions
Fri, Mar 20th 2015 08:40 pm
The Town of Niagara Town Board followed Erie County's example nine years ago in limiting where sex offenders could live. On Tuesday, the board lessened the restriction based on a state court decision.
Niagara River Greenway Commission determines consistency
Fri, Mar 20th 2015 12:35 pm
The Niagara River Greenway Commission has announced the results of its 42nd round of projects.
'International Bites and Delites' fundraiser set for April 9
Fri, Mar 20th 2015 11:50 am
The annual fundraiser for Niagara University's College of Hospitality and Tourism Management -"International Bites and Delites" - is scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday, April 9, at Salvatore's Italian Gardens, 6461 Transit Road, Depew.
'Spring It On' reaches its goal of $150,000 for Western New York nonprofits
Fri, Mar 20th 2015 11:15 am
Western New Yorkers celebrated spring this week by contributing $150,210 to "Spring It On," a 24-hour online fundraising event benefiting a diverse group of nearly 200 nonprofit organizations.
Canisius College Regents Scholarship Ball set for May 9
Fri, Mar 20th 2015 07:00 am
The 49th annual Canisius College Regents Scholarship Ball will be held Saturday, May 9, at the Hyatt Regency Buffalo.
AAA Western and Central New York hosting job fair March 24
Fri, Mar 20th 2015 07:00 am
AAA Western and Central New York is holding a job fair for positions in several of the club's departments from 3-6 p.m. Tuesday, March 24, at AAA Amherst Travel and Insurance Center (lower level), 100 International Drive, Williamsville.
Higgins announces application period for five Department of Agriculture grants
Thu, Mar 19th 2015 06:25 pm
Congressman Brian Higgins announced the opening of the application period for five U.S. Department of Agriculture grants on Tuesday, National Agriculture Day.
Higgins announces bill to prohibit border fee
Thu, Mar 19th 2015 06:25 pm
Congressman Brian Higgins, D-NY-26, announced the introduction of the Promoting Border Commerce and Travel Act.
Niagara University CMAA student chapter best in nation for sixth straight year
Thu, Mar 19th 2015 06:25 pm
The Niagara University student chapter of the Club Managers Association of America has been named the best in the nation for a sixth consecutive year. The announcement was made during the 88th World Conference on Club Management, held March 9 in San Antonio.
New York Lottery: Winning TAKE 5 ticket sold in Depew
Thu, Mar 19th 2015 06:25 pm
The New York Lottery has announced a top prize winning ticket for the March 18 TAKE 5 drawing was sold at the Wegmans at 4960 Transit Road, Depew.
 

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