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WNY Regional Economic Development Council to hold consolidated funding application workshops
Mon, Jun 1st 2015 03:20 pm
The Western New York Regional Economic Development Council will hold three consolidated funding application workshops for potential applicants to learn more about the fifth round of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo's initiative to stimulate job creation and economic growth through the REDCs.
Ceretto passes bill in support of Vietnam vets
Mon, Jun 1st 2015 03:20 pm
Assemblyman John Ceretto, R-C-I-Lewiston, took a stand for Vietnam veterans in New York by helping pass a bill granting the Vietnam Veterans of America the same benefits other veterans' organizations in New York receive.
Ceretto introduces legislation to provide greater protection for animals
Mon, Jun 1st 2015 02:55 pm
As the hot summer months approach, Assemblyman John Ceretto, R-C-I-Lewiston, has introduced legislation to provide greater protection for animals by allowing a concerned citizen to remove a suffering pet that is sitting in an extremely hot vehicle.
Ortt's bill for asbestos removal incentive passes in Senate
Mon, Jun 1st 2015 02:55 pm
Legislation sponsored by State Sen. Rob Ortt, R-C-I-North Tonawanda, would give tax credits to eligible taxpayers and developers who pay to have asbestos removed from their residential or commercial properties.
5th annual Fairy House Festival at Artpark this weekend
Mon, Jun 1st 2015 02:00 pm
Artpark & Company will present the fifth annual Fairy House Festival from noon until 5 p.m. Sunday, June 7, in the lower park (enter at South Fourth street). The Fairy House Festival is an event filled with hands-on art activities.
Niagara County nets $400,000 EPA brownfields grant
Mon, Jun 1st 2015 01:10 pm
Niagara County officials pointed to hard work by economic development staff as the reason Niagara County was the sole county in New York to receive an award for brownfields assessment from the federal Environmental Protection Agency.
Nurse practitioner Sneed joins Memorial's primary care team
Mon, Jun 1st 2015 01:05 pm
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center has added nurse practitioner Michele Sneed, RN, MS, ANP-BC, to its Summit Family Health Center staff.
Passalugo appointed compliance officer at Memorial
Mon, Jun 1st 2015 01:05 pm
Anne Passalugo, MPH, RRT, has been appointed corporate compliance officer/director of risk management at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center effective immediately.
Memorial names McClain director of emergency management, community programs
Mon, Jun 1st 2015 01:05 pm
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center has appointed Kendra McClain director of emergency management and community programs effective immediately.
Higgins: $18,000 for Ellicott Creek Volunteer Fire Co.
Mon, Jun 1st 2015 01:05 pm
Congressman Brian Higgins announced a federal fire grant totaling $18,572 for the Ellicott Creek Volunteer Fire Co. The award is provided through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Assistance to Firefighters Grant program.
Artpark summer camp registration open
Mon, Jun 1st 2015 01:05 pm
Registration is underway for Artpark's annual summer day camps for children and teens throughout July and August. Visit www.artpark.net for more information on camps, to register online, or to print a registration form.
10th annual Lewiston GardenFest set for June 20-21
Mon, Jun 1st 2015 12:20 pm
This June marks the tenth year the Lewiston Garden Club has combined Lewiston's historic Center Street with its love of gardening via the annual Lewiston GardenFest.
Ortt introduces legislation that strengthens criminal penalties for work zone crashes
Mon, Jun 1st 2015 10:20 am
State Sen. Rob Ortt, R-C-I-North Tonawanda, has introduced measures to help protect workers in active work zones, and deter erratic and distracted driving in these zones. Recently passed in the Senate, the bill (S2975) would strengthen criminal penalties for motorists driving recklessly in work zones.
Law enforcement agencies to carry Special Olympics Flame of Hope throughout WNY communities this week
Mon, Jun 1st 2015 10:20 am
For the 29th year in New York, law enforcement officers will carry the Special Olympics torch throughout various communities leading up to opening ceremonies at the State Summer Games. The cauldron will be lit June 5 in Brockport, signifying the opening of the 2015 Games.
Erie County: Social adult day programs to host open houses
Mon, Jun 1st 2015 10:20 am
With Older Americans Month coming to a close, the Erie County Senior Services Department has announced an opportunity for caregivers and families who are taking care of older adults to learn more about social adult day programs, which have helped older adults remain living and active in the community longer while alleviating stressors for caregivers.
Sarkees' 'Deposits for Food' provides more funding for area soup kitchens
Mon, Jun 1st 2015 10:20 am
In late May, Community Missions presented its annual Public Relations Award to Lewiston resident Angelo Sarkees as part of its annual awards brunch. Sarkees was recognized for his "Deposits for Food" program, for which he collects bottles, cans and scrap metal for redemption, then donates the proceeds to area soup kitchens.
Youngstown residents encouraged to submit ideas
Fri, May 29th 2015 06:25 pm
Do you have an opinion on ways to improve Youngstown? Let it be heard.
Dog meets world: Niagara SPCA finds new ways to introduce adoptable dogs to potential 'forever homes'
Fri, May 29th 2015 06:05 pm
Walking down the halls of an animal shelter filled with dog kennels can be a little intimidating. Stuck in a small space with enough room to move around, but not to run and surrounded by strangers, a dog in a kennel can get pretty excited when it sees a new face walking by.
Grand Island Fathers Day Lawn Mower Race & Classic Car Show set for June 20
Fri, May 29th 2015 10:00 am
A Grand Island tradition returns Saturday, June 20, in the annual Grand Island Fathers Day Lawn Mower Race & Classic Car Show.
North Tonawanda: Pappas announces lineup for 'Rockin' On The River' concert series at Gratwick Riverside Park
Thu, May 28th 2015 09:00 pm
Mayor Arthur G. Pappas has announced the lineup for the free, four-concert series "North Tonawanda's Rockin' On The River" at Gratwick Riverside Park. Shows will be held Fridays, July 10, 17, 31 and Aug. 7. The featured acts include USS, SOJA, Lou Gramm, and Warren Haynes with Railroad Earth.
Buffalo Sabres hire Dan Bylsma as head coach
Thu, May 28th 2015 03:30 pm
The Buffalo Sabres today announced Dan Bylsma has been hired as the 17th head coach in franchise history. With 479 total games coached during six NHL seasons, Bylsma becomes the most experienced head coach to join the Sabres since the team hired Scotty Bowman in 1979.
Electrifying EDM violinist Lindsey Stirling brings one-of-a-kind show to Artpark
Wed, May 27th 2015 06:40 pm
There is no human being who does what Lindsey Stirling does, combining classical, romantic violin with earthy folk images, foot-stomping electronic dance music and good, old-fashioned rock 'n' roll.
Frontier House hits the market
Wed, May 27th 2015 04:05 pm
The historic Frontier House in Lewiston is officially on the market.
Tour of Kitchens combines tasty food, tablescapes
Tue, May 26th 2015 03:30 pm
The seventh annual Lewiston Region Tour of Kitchens will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 6 and 7 in Lewiston and Youngstown.
Deputy Lewiston Supervisor Briglio seeks top post
Tue, May 26th 2015 02:25 pm
Deputy Town of Lewiston Supervisor Mark J. Briglio announced his candidacy for town supervisor Tuesday. He intends to succeed Dennis Brochey, who is not seeking re-election.
Town of Lewiston: Brochey will not seek second term
Tue, May 26th 2015 02:25 pm
Town of Lewiston Supervisor Dennis Brochey announced Tuesday he would not seek re-election this November. He and his wife have decided to spend more time with family.
SUNY system confers Medallion of Distinction upon JoAnn Falletta
Tue, May 26th 2015 11:20 am
JoAnn Falletta, Buffalo Philharmonic music director, will become the fourth recipient of the statewide SUNY Distinguished Academy's Medallion of Distinction.
Board of Associates of Mount St. Mary's sponsors annual 'A Father's Day Gift of Love and Life'
Tue, May 26th 2015 11:20 am
In celebration of Father's Day and National Men's Health Month, the board of associates of Mount St. Mary's Hospital is sponsoring the 13th annual "A Father's Day Gift of Love and Life" - a free prostate cancer screening from June 15-20.
Panepinto renews call for Eighteen Mile Creek inland waterway designation
Tue, May 26th 2015 09:45 am
State Sen. Marc Panepinto, D-Buffalo, released the following statement Monday on his renewed call to designate Eighteen Mile Creek an "inland waterway" opening the door for important state funding:
Historic Riviera Theatre announces 9th annual golf tournament
Tue, May 26th 2015 09:45 am
The Historic Riviera Theatre and Organ Preservation Society Inc. announce the ninth annual Riviera Theatre Golf Tournament will tale place at noon Monday, June 1, at Tan Tara Golf Club, 4391 Tonawanda Creek Road, North Tonawanda. All Proceeds benefit the preservation of the Historic Riviera Theatre and Mighty WurliTzer Organ.
Best of Buffalo at Town Ballroom
Sat, May 23rd 2015 06:45 pm
Hundreds descended on the Town Ballroom Monday for the annual Best of Buffalo awards, presented by Artvoice.
107th Operations Group gets new commander
Sat, May 23rd 2015 06:20 pm
Lt. Col. R. Gary Charlton II, a Skaneateles resident, assumed command of the New York Air National Guard's 107th Operations Group during a ceremony May 18 at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station.
Niagara Lions and Lioness plan Memorial Day ceremony
Sat, May 23rd 2015 06:15 pm
The Town of Niagara Lions and Lioness clubs will host their annual Memorial Day ceremony at 11 a.m. Monday, May 25, at Witmer Road Cemetery, located on Witmer Road in the Town of Niagara.
Memorial Day events on Grand Island
Sat, May 23rd 2015 11:30 am
Town of Grand Island Memorial Day services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Monday, May 25, in DeGlopper Memorial Park, at the intersection of Grand Island Boulevard and Baseline Road.
Budweiser Clydesdales highlight holiday weekend at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino
Sat, May 23rd 2015 11:20 am
For the second consecutive year, the world-famous Clydesdales will be part of the excitement at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino for Memorial Day weekend.
'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 10:45 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 Piat Phuah 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.
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.