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'Passport to Lewiston' raffle tickets on sale
Sat, May 23rd 2015 10:55 am
The Friends of the Lewiston Library's fourth annual "Passport to Lewiston" raffle is approaching.
Judges, police conference honors two for heroism
Sat, May 23rd 2015 10:55 am
On Saturday, May 16, the Judges and Police Executives Conference of Niagara County held its annual Lawman Dinner. The event honors honor law enforcement officers from Niagara County who go above and beyond their duties.
Open house at Fairbanks Mansion
Sat, May 23rd 2015 10:30 am
Kelly Lauber is positively giddy when speaking about the historic Fairbanks Mansion - its hardy doors, square nails and stained-glass windows.
World-traveling chef adds flavor at 700 Center Street Juice Bistro & Café
Sat, May 23rd 2015 10:30 am
When Piat Phuah said she could blend peppers, onions, mushrooms, eggplant and tomato in such a way that the flavor would knock me over, I was intrigued.
Memorial Day: Lewiston installs new flagpole at Dickersonville Cemetery
Sat, May 23rd 2015 10:30 am
On Thursday, May 14, the Town of Lewiston installed a new flagpole at the Dickersonville Cemetery, located on the north side of Ridge Road - just west of Dickersonville Road.
OFN marks Memorial Day with American repatriation, re-enactment events
Sat, May 23rd 2015 10:30 am
As the country prepares to honor its military heroes and history this Memorial Day weekend, Old Fort Niagara was set to observe a milestone event Friday, marking the 200th anniversary of the U.S. Army peacefully taking control of the fort from the British, who had captured it during the War of 1812.
Excitement builds for 10 Mile Garage Sale
Sat, May 23rd 2015 10:30 am
Garage sale bargain hunters, are you ready for row after row - street after street - of shopping, surprises and savings? Then head to the River Region for the annual 10 Mile Garage Sale.
Memorial Medical Center, Women & Children's Hospital partner to enhance labor and delivery services in Niagara
Fri, May 22nd 2015 05:55 pm
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center has partnered with Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo to add a special kind of physician expertise to its labor and delivery services with the appointment of obstetrician laborists to its medical staff.
Higgins previews Buffalo Harbor State Park
Fri, May 22nd 2015 05:55 pm
Congressman Brian Higgins visited the new Buffalo Harbor State Park, set to open to the public this weekend.
Body found in Lockport
Fri, May 22nd 2015 01:15 pm
On Thursday at about 2 p.m., City of Lockport streets workers contacted the Lockport Police Department and stated they located a body in a wooded area behind Wide Waters Marina on Market Street while they were working on a sewage drain.
27th annual Development Disabilities Awareness Day celebrated in Niagara Falls
Fri, May 22nd 2015 11:05 am
The 27th annual Developmental Disabilities Awareness Day will be held at The Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, May 28.
BBB warns military supporters of possible fake charities and scams this Memorial Day
Fri, May 22nd 2015 11:05 am
Memorial Day is a time to honor those who have lost their lives in active military service. It's also become a time of year when scammers target military causes and military service men and women.
Poloncarz, Neaverth celebrate EMS Week in Erie County
Fri, May 22nd 2015 11:00 am
Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz was joined Thursday by Erie County Commissioner of Emergency Services Dan Neaverth Jr., Erie County Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein, and emergency services personnel from around Erie County to celebrate "EMS Week" in Erie County.
Cuomo welcomes visitors to state park campgrounds for summer 2015
Fri, May 22nd 2015 11:00 am
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo welcomed vacationers, alongside warmer weather and the upcoming Memorial Day Weekend, to explore the many campgrounds owned by New York state.
Higgins urges reauthorization of Export-Import Bank
Fri, May 22nd 2015 11:00 am
Congressman Brian Higgins, D-NY-26, spoke on the Floor of the House of Representatives calling for Congress to renew the charter for the Export-Import Bank, an agency with a mission of "supporting American jobs by facilitating the export of U.S. goods and services."
NTCC staff attending tourism conference
Fri, May 22nd 2015 11:00 am
Niagara Tourism & Convention Corp. will be present at U.S. Travel Association's IPW, the travel industry's premier international marketplace and largest generator of travel to the U.S.
Community Missions honors volunteers and supporters at 23rd annual awards brunch
Fri, May 22nd 2015 11:00 am
Each year, Community Missions of Niagara Frontier takes an opportunity to honor the volunteers and supporters who make its work possible with its annual Compassion in Action Awards Brunch. The 23rd edition took place at the LaSalle Yacht Club in Niagara Falls Thursday afternoon.
Niagara River Greenway Commission determines consistency for Falls projects; tables Lewiston proposals
Thu, May 21st 2015 01:25 pm
The Niagara River Greenway Commission has announced the results of its 43rd round of projects. At a meeting held Tuesday, the commission voted on the following projects as they relate to the principals, goals and criteria that define the Niagara River Greenway Plan.
National Grid begins major investments in Niagara County infrastructure
Thu, May 21st 2015 01:25 pm
Nearly $8 million in additions and improvements to the National Grid electrical network are underway in Niagara County, the company announced Thursday.
Western New York Regional Economic Development Council to begin soliciting priority projects for funding in region
Thu, May 21st 2015 01:20 pm
The Western New York Regional Economic Development Council held a public meeting Wednesday in Buffalo at the 43North Incubator at the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus Innovation Center.
Panepinto announces induction of Roustum into State Senate Veterans Hall of Fame
Thu, May 21st 2015 01:20 pm
State Sen. Marc Panepinto announced Army Sgt. David Lawrence Roustum, killed in action while serving in Operation Iraqi Freedom, was inducted into the New York State Senate Hall of Fame.
Collins: 21st Cures Legislation will improve FDA hiring, clinical trials
Thu, May 21st 2015 01:20 pm
U.S. Rep. Chris Collins, R-NY-27, released the following statement after the House energy and commerce committee approved H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act.
'20 years in the making': Elected leaders join Strangio family at grand opening of Wingate by Wyndham Hotel in Niagara Falls
Thu, May 21st 2015 12:15 pm
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the grand opening of the new $10.2 million Wingate by Wyndham Hotel in downtown Niagara Falls.
NYS Tax Department reminds property owners to check assessments ahead of May 26 Grievance Day
Thu, May 21st 2015 07:00 am
The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance today reminded all property owners - including homeowners and businesses - to check their assessments for accuracy. The deadline to contest your property assessment, also known as "Grievance Day," is May 26 in most communities.
National Missing Children's Day is May 25
Thu, May 21st 2015 07:00 am
The FBI's National Crime Information Center has revealed more than 450,000 children under the age of 18 were reported missing in 2014. To address this issue, the National Crime Prevention Council (home to McGruff the Crime Dog) and AlertID are teaming up to raise awareness, offer innovative mobile technology and important safety tips to help keep children safe.
Niagara County Department of Health, Office for the Aging offer free diabetes self-management workshops in Youngstown
Thu, May 21st 2015 07:00 am
The Niagara County Department of Health nursing division, in partnership with the Niagara County Office for the Aging, is offering free diabetes self-management workshops throughout Niagara County.
Niagara Falls: 'Riverway' project traveler advisory
Wed, May 20th 2015 07:15 pm
The New York State Department of Transportation and the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation have announced the new roundabout that is part of the "Riverway" project will be operational and opened to traffic by this Friday.
Lockport water safe to drink
Wed, May 20th 2015 07:15 pm
Water customers of a section of the City of Lockport located south of Outwater Park were notified Monday of a potential problem with their drinking water and were advised, as a precaution, not to drink the water.
Power Authority trustees award contract for Mooring Facility at First Buffalo Marina
Wed, May 20th 2015 07:15 pm
The New York Power Authority trustees have approved a $2.9 million contract for the construction and relocation of the winter mooring operations of NYPA's ice boom tugboats and barge to a new area within the First Buffalo Marina.
Lewiston Council on the Arts announces 2015 schedule of events
Wed, May 20th 2015 07:05 pm
The Lewiston Council on the Arts has revealed its programming lineup for 2015.
ECHDC announces summer 2015 Canalside programming and events schedule
Wed, May 20th 2015 07:00 pm
Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp. has announced its 2015 season of summer events and programming at Canalside. This year, Canalside will host more than 1,000 events and activities, including fitness, music, history, festivals and an action-packed slate of options just for kids, all on Buffalo's waterfront.
Poloncarz, Burstein renew support for 'Million Hearts' campaign
Wed, May 20th 2015 07:00 pm
Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz and Erie County Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein have announced renewed support for the Erie County Department of Health's official partnership in the "Million Hearts" campaign, a national initiative committed to preventing 1 million heart attacks and strokes by 2017.
Faculty members at Niagara University granted tenure, promotion
Wed, May 20th 2015 07:00 pm
Niagara University's board of trustees granted tenure and approved a slate of promotions to several faculty members during a meeting held May 6.
'Vines & Wines' returns
Wed, May 20th 2015 06:55 pm
The second annual Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara "Vines & Wines" event will held Thursday to benefit the horticulture program and its participants with intellectual and other developmental disabilities.
Historic Lewiston Jazz Festival accepting applications for music scholarship
Wed, May 20th 2015 06:55 pm
The Historic Lewiston Jazz Festival has announced the availability of a $1,000 scholarship to be awarded to a deserving high school graduating senior who lives in Niagara or Erie counties.
Ceretto votes to push back Common Core start date
Wed, May 20th 2015 06:55 pm
Assemblyman John Ceretto joined a bipartisan effort Wednesday to extend the deadline for the adoption of teacher and principal evaluation regulations until Nov. 17. The bill (A.7303), which Ceretto is a multi-sponsor on, also seeks to enhance the evaluation and testing process school districts must implement.
Seth Meyers, David Duchovny, Jane Krakowski to host NBC's all-star charity event 'Red Nose Day'
Wed, May 20th 2015 06:55 pm
Seth Meyers, David Duchovny and Jane Krakowski will host "Red Nose Day," NBC's star-studded charity event airing Thursday, May 21 (8-11 p.m. ET).