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Higgins: Buffalo selected for pilot project aimed at reducing border wait times
Wed, Feb 10th 2016 06:00 pm
Congressman Brian Higgins announced Buffalo was named as one of three sites nationwide selected for an initiative aimed at decreasing wait times at U.S. border crossings.
Niagara University's partnership with Niagara Falls Schools chosen for Model of Excellence Award
Wed, Feb 10th 2016 06:00 pm
Niagara University's longstanding partnership with the Niagara Falls City School District has been chosen for the Model of Excellence Award from the Association of Independent Liberal Arts Colleges for Teacher Education.
Old Falls Street accepting programming and vendor applications for 2016
Wed, Feb 10th 2016 05:40 pm
Old Falls Street, USA, the three-block entertainment district that connects Niagara Falls State Park with hotels and attractions in downtown Niagara Falls, is calling for area vendors and entertainers who are interested in showcasing their wares and talents during the 2016 season.
Erie County household hazardous waste drop-off dates
Wed, Feb 10th 2016 05:40 pm
"Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off Days" will be held Saturday, May 7, at the ECC North Campus in Williamsville (enter from Wehrle Drive), and Saturday, June 18, at the ECC South Campus in Orchard Park (enter from Big Tree Road/Route 20A).
Higgins, VOICE-Buffalo, NOAH: Perez to visit Buffalo
Wed, Feb 10th 2016 05:40 pm
Congressman Brian Higgins joined VOICE-Buffalo and the Niagara Organizing Alliance for Hope (NOAH) in announcing plans for U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Thomas Perez to visit Buffalo this March.
Buffalo Jr. Sabres announce squirt, pee wee coaches for 2016-17 season
Wed, Feb 10th 2016 05:35 pm
The Buffalo Jr. Sabres Youth Hockey Organization announced the head coaches of its squirt and pee wee teams for the 2016-17 season:
Collins announces 2016 congressional art competition
Wed, Feb 10th 2016 05:05 pm
Congressman Chris Collins released the following statement announcing this year's Congressional Art Competition, encouraging local high school students in New York's 27th district to participate:
Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops announces 2016 scholarships for foodservice and hospitality students
Wed, Feb 10th 2016 04:50 pm
The Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops is now accepting applications for its annual scholarship program to support Western New York-area high school seniors in pursuit of higher education in the foodservice and hospitality industries.
LCTV hosts community training
Wed, Feb 10th 2016 04:50 pm
Lockport Community Television will hold the first of its 2016 community training series beginning at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 23.
New Americans Advisory Committee holds first meeting
Wed, Feb 10th 2016 04:40 pm
The first meeting of the Erie County New Americans Advisory Committee was held this week, bringing together representatives from numerous immigrant communities, service and legal agencies working with immigrants and refugees, and various Erie County departments.
Joanna Pasceri joins DA's office as part of focus to improve public understanding of criminal justice system
Wed, Feb 10th 2016 04:40 pm
Erie County Acting District Attorney Michael J. Flaherty, Jr. has appointed veteran broadcast journalist Joanna Pasceri as the office's first ever public information officer.
Niagara University marks 35 years of free tax prep service for local community
Wed, Feb 10th 2016 04:40 pm
Continuing a tradition that has become nearly as inevitable as taxes themselves, accounting students from Niagara University's College of Business Administration will again provide free tax preparation assistance to members of the Niagara Falls community this tax season.
Niagara River Region Chamber of Commerce reveals gala award winners
Wed, Feb 10th 2016 02:20 pm
The Niagara River Region Chamber of Commerce will honor 10 businesses and individuals at the annual Chamber Awards Gala Friday, April 29, at the Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls.
Niagara USA celebrates Lunar New Year 2016
Tue, Feb 9th 2016 03:35 pm
This week marks the beginning of the Chinese Lunar New Year, China's biggest and most ceremonious holiday. Traditionally celebrated for 15 days, this year marks the year of the Monkey and officially kicked off Monday.
Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino to welcome Ringo Starr
Tue, Feb 9th 2016 03:35 pm
Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino announced today Ringo Starr and His All Starr Band will perform a special outdoor show at 8 p.m. Saturday, June 4, at 8 p.m., making Salamanca the second stop on their recently announced North American tour.
UPDATE: Brickyard expanding, taking over Brio
Tue, Feb 9th 2016 02:25 pm
Top Lewiston restaurateurs Ken Bryan and Eric Matthews are expanding by subtraction.
UB Libraries among handful of locations to premier national Native Voices exhibition
Mon, Feb 8th 2016 05:00 pm
The culture and healing traditions of Native Americans are on display at the University at Buffalo in "Native Voices: Native Peoples' Concepts of Health and Illness," a traveling national exhibition that includes UB as one of its first stops.
Kiwanis Club of Lewiston welcomes new members
Mon, Feb 8th 2016 04:45 pm
The Kiwanis Club of Lewiston recently held a new member induction ceremony at The Brickyard Pub & B.B.Q.
Lewiston Community Lions welcomes new members
Mon, Feb 8th 2016 04:45 pm
The Lewiston Community Lions recently welcomed newly inducted Lions Marlene Merrell and Eileen Cordani, both of the Town of Lewiston, into the world's largest service organization.
Voutour elected to Sheriff's Association executive committee
Mon, Feb 8th 2016 04:45 pm
The New York State Sheriffs' Association Inc. elected its executive committee at the 82nd annual Winter Training Conference, held last month at the Desmond Hotel in Albany. Among the new members is Niagara County Sheriff James Voutour.
Lewiston No. 1 congratulates Tops
Mon, Feb 8th 2016 04:45 pm
Lewiston No. 1 Volunteer Fire Co. offered congratulations last week to DiMino's Lewiston Tops on its "re-grand opening," and expressed thanks for the store's recent donation.
Disco party at Water Street Landing
Mon, Feb 8th 2016 04:00 pm
The Neptune Ski Club presents "The Legends of Disco," a disco party at Water Street Landing, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27.
Gliding Stars hosts annual 'Breakfast with Bach'
Mon, Feb 8th 2016 04:00 pm
Gliding Stars of Western New York will hold its annual "Breakfast with Bach" event Saturday, Feb. 27, at First Presbyterian Church of Youngstown, 100 Church St. The basket preview begins at 9:30 a.m. Breakfast and music follow, from 10 a.m. until noon.
Lockport traveler advisory
Mon, Feb 8th 2016 01:15 pm
The New York State Department of Transportation has announced a bridge painting project is scheduled to begin Monday, Feb. 15, on the Joseph A. Scapelliti Memorial Bridge (Exchange Street) over the Erie Canal in the City of Lockport.
Elmwood Drive takes Lockport stage
Mon, Feb 8th 2016 01:05 pm
Elmwood Drive returns to The Lighthouse Café, 555 Davison Road, Lockport, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 20. The band has appeared at numerous events through Western New York, including Kingdom Bound.
Lewiston Film Festival featured on LCTV
Mon, Feb 8th 2016 01:00 pm
Jerry Wolfgang, host of Lockport Community Television's "Happening in Niagara," recently interviewed William Cowell and Yvette Leli Aragon of the Buffalo/Niagara Film Festival, as well as Eva Nicklas of the Lewiston Council on the Arts. They talked about the Lewiston Film Festival, which will debut April 1-2.
DEC: Innovative e-waste recycling program yields initial success
Mon, Feb 8th 2016 12:50 pm
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Acting Commissioner Basil Seggos released DEC's initial e-waste recycling report, detailing the implementation success of the New York State Electronic Equipment Recycling and Reuse Act, which saw more than 318 million pounds of e-waste collected from 2011 through 2014.
Girl Scouts: Nominate a distinguished woman
Mon, Feb 8th 2016 12:50 pm
Western New York is not lacking women who deserve recognition. The community at large has an opportunity to appreciate distinguished women through the 2016 Women of Distinction Awards, hosted by Girl Scouts of Western New York. Nominations are being accepted through April 30.
Buffalo Film League selects Wurlitzer Building in North Tonawanda as new location for media production and film consortium headquarters
Mon, Feb 8th 2016 12:30 pm
Buffalo Film League, producer of the film "Buffalo Hates You Too: A Love Story," announced Sunday its relocation to The Wurlitzer Building, 908 Niagara Falls Blvd., North Tonawanda.
Buffalo's Outer Harbor redevelopment moving forward with addition of 50-acre parcel
Mon, Feb 8th 2016 12:30 pm
The Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp. approved the purchase of a 50 acres parcel, including the Port Terminal Complex, from the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority.
Niagara Greenway projects and meetings announced
Mon, Feb 8th 2016 07:00 am
The Niagara River Greenway Commission will meet Tuesday, March 15, to determine the consistency of the 49th round of projects.
Mark Daul: Squirrels are interesting creatures
Sat, Feb 6th 2016 09:40 am
A while back, I received an email from Sentinel reader Mrs. Patricia Schultz of Lewiston who was curious about an "orange" squirrel sighting in her yard.
Village of Lewiston: Paladino plaza, Fairchild on Planning Board agenda
Sat, Feb 6th 2016 07:00 am
It's time for another round of discussion and debate concerning the two largest active construction proposals in the Village of Lewiston.
Lewiston police eye new community surveillance monitoring
Sat, Feb 6th 2016 07:00 am
Lewiston Town Board member Al Bax revealed a new grassroots community surveillance monitoring idea at last month's board session - one that he and Lewiston Police Chief Frank Previte have hopes of getting underway soon in the town.
Mount St. Mary's holds 14th annual 'Valentine's Day Extravaganza' Feb. 12
Sat, Feb 6th 2016 07:00 am
The mission committee of Mount St. Mary's Hospital will hold its 14th annual "Valentine's Day Extravaganza" on Thursday, Feb. 12, in the hospital's main (south) lobby.
NCCC to offer free financial aid seminar
Sat, Feb 6th 2016 07:00 am
Do you have questions about applying for financial aid for college? Niagara County Community College will offer a free financial aid seminar for current and prospective students from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 20, as part of the State University of New York Statewide Student Financial Aid Day.
Food Bank of WNY: 10th annual 'Sweet Charity' benefit generates over 700,000 meals for local families in need
Fri, Feb 5th 2016 08:35 pm
More than 700,000 meals will be provided to local families in need as a result of the 10th annual "Sweet Charity" benefit for the Food Bank of WNY, presented by James Desiderio Wholesale Produce. The annual fundraiser was held Thursday at The Atrium @ Rich's.
Fashion Outlets celebrating Lunar New Year 2016
Fri, Feb 5th 2016 08:10 pm
The Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls is celebrating the Lunar New Year of 2016 with a variety of special promotions, offers and events now until Feb. 14.
 

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