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Former Lew-Port Superintendent Polka promoted at Niagara
Fri, Jul 13th 2012 11:25 pm
Dr. Walter S. Polka, former Lewiston-Porter superintendent of schools, was recently granted promotion to full professor with tenure at Niagara University.
Local teen publishes e-book on Amazon and Barnes & Noble
Thu, Jul 12th 2012 03:00 pm
Emily Spina, a senior at Starpoint High School, has been writing novels since she was 13. Now, her dream of being a published author is becoming a reality, as her novel, "Book of the Legion," is currently available as an e-book on both and
Niagara University to high school students: Earn college credits by taking summer classes
Thu, Jul 12th 2012 07:00 am
High school juniors and seniors looking for a way to earn college credits outside of the Advanced Placement curriculum should look no further.
NU: Harry Gong recognized for contributions as chair of National College Fair
Wed, Jul 11th 2012 09:30 am
Harry Gong, NU director of admissions, was honored by Visit Buffalo Niagara with a Buffalo Ambassador Distinguished Service Award in recognition of his leadership and service in support of the region's tourism industry.
Niagara University Alumni Magazine receives APEX Award for Publication Excellence
Tue, Jul 10th 2012 09:35 am
Niagara University has announced that its newly redesigned Eagle magazine has won a 2012 APEX Grand Award for Publication Excellence.
Open house at ABC Preschool
Tue, Jul 10th 2012 09:00 am
ABC Preschool is hosting an open house for parents of prospective 3 and 4 year olds from 6:30 until 8 p.m. on Aug. 21.
Peach Blossom, Peach Fuzz competitions open for entrants
Mon, Jul 9th 2012 12:05 pm
Children can now register for the 55th Niagara County Peach Festival Peach Blossom and Peach Fuzz competitions.
Kaegebein Elementary School Students support Bags of Love
Mon, Jul 9th 2012 07:00 am
Patients who are receiving home health care from Hospice of Buffalo and Erie County received a special surprise with their pharmacy delivery over the Fourth of July holiday, thanks to the faculty and students at Kaegebein Elementary School.
Builders Club has a busy year
Sat, Jul 7th 2012 01:10 am
As another school year has come to a close, members of the Lewiston-Porter Middle School Builders Club can reflect on the fun and fulfilling volunteer work they participated in.
Junior Honor Society assists Old Fort Niagara
Sat, Jul 7th 2012 01:00 am
Proceeds from a spaghetti dinner presented by the Lewiston-Porter National Junior Honor Society will assist Old Fort Niagara with its upcoming bicentennial celebrations.
BOCES Alternative Parenting Program graduates
Thu, Jul 5th 2012 12:40 pm
Four young women celebrated a milestone recently at the Niagara Career and Technical Education Center. All are teenage mothers and have been taking their classes at the Alternative Parenting Program taught by Peg Behnke.
Gerald L. Miller tribute July 11 at NCCC
Thu, Jul 5th 2012 09:30 am
A celebration of the life and legacy of former Niagara County Community College President Gerald L. Miller will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 11, in the NCCC Arts & Media Theatre.
Niagara Catholic hosts super-sized alumni weekend
Tue, Jul 3rd 2012 07:00 pm
Niagara Catholic Jr./Sr. High School is bringing together several of its popular events to form one deluxe alumni weekend this summer. Past and future students and families are invited to participate in the festivities July 14 through 16.
IRS tax workshop offered to nonprofit organizations
Mon, Jul 2nd 2012 07:00 pm
A one-day IRS tax workshop designed to help small and medium-size nonprofit organizations gain a better understanding of tax-exempt responsibilities, employment issues and related areas will be hosted next month by the Hilbert College Center for Adult and Graduate Studies.
Lasallian Youth Conference comes to Niagara University July 15-19
Mon, Jul 2nd 2012 11:45 am
Brothers of the Christian Schools, District of Eastern North America (DENA), will hold its annual Lasallian Youth Assembly at Niagara University July 15-19, with more than 110 secondary school students and educators expected to gather for a week focused on the Lasallian core concepts of faith, service, community and justice.
Stella Niagara holds annual D.A.R.E. graduation
Fri, Jun 29th 2012 07:20 pm
Lewiston Police Department Officer Scott Stafford opened the D.A.R.E. graduation ceremonies at Stella Niagara Education Park by stating that he was "blown away by what the essay writers came up with."
Lew-Port extends Roser's contract
Fri, Jun 29th 2012 06:55 pm
The Lewiston-Porter Board of Education has extended the contract of Superintendent Christopher Roser to Sept. 30, 2015.
GIHS holds 47th annual commencement
Fri, Jun 29th 2012 05:50 pm
The Grand Island High School Class of 2012 heard Sunday that graduating isn't the end of the learning process.
Girl Scouts celebrate in Niagara Falls
Thu, Jun 28th 2012 04:15 pm
Nearly 3,000 Girl Scouts from North America, including Canadian Girl Guides, descended upon Niagara Falls for an inaugural and unprecedented sing-a-long of traditional and historical Girl Scout songs.
N-W hires new interim superintendent
Thu, Jun 28th 2012 02:55 pm
The Niagara-Wheatfield Board of Education named James Knowles as interim superintendent last week, replacing current Interim Superintendent Kerin Dumphrey.
Ceretto joins efforts to combat bullying
Wed, Jun 27th 2012 09:15 pm
Assemblyman John Ceretto is teaming up with the City of Niagara Falls to help promote efforts to combat bullying. The city's anti-bullying campaign kicked off Wednesday night at the True Bethel Baptist Church and was sponsored by the Niagara Falls Police Department, Niagara Christian Basketball League and Niagara Falls School District.
N-W grad earns ElderWood scholarship
Tue, Jun 26th 2012 07:00 am
Gaenhyenhawi "Hawi" Solotes of Lewiston has been awarded the ElderWood Senior Care Mary S. and Robert R. Chur Scholarship.
Students explore career options with local roofer
Tue, Jun 26th 2012 07:00 am
Jeff Valone, owner of Try-Lock Roofing in North Tonawanda recently spent some time with the Building Trades Program at the Niagara Career and Technical Education Center.
Week at the museum: A new all-day art camp for teens at Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University
Tue, Jun 26th 2012 07:00 am
The Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University is offering a brand new art camp for teens ages 12-15 during the week of July 16 to 20.
Graduation safety: Talk to your kids
Mon, Jun 25th 2012 10:25 pm
It's graduation time across the country. Young people are exuberant and celebrating. But, every year, tragedy involving teens and alcohol peak during the graduation season. The Professional Insurance Agents of New York State Inc. warns that more than 3,500 teens are killed and another 85,000 are injured each year in car crashes involving alcohol.
St. Peter's top ranked middle school in Business First list
Mon, Jun 25th 2012 10:20 pm
Officials at St. Peter's Roman Catholic School in Lewiston reported last week the school is now the top-ranked middle school in Niagara County according to "Business First Guide to WNY Schools 2012."
Red Cross-certified babysitting class offered
Mon, Jun 25th 2012 07:00 am
The Town of Lewiston Recreation Department announces it will be offering a Red Cross-certified babysitting class this summer. The class is open to boys and girls ages 11 and up. It will be held on Friday, July 13, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lewiston Town Hall.
Fundraiser to promote new concussion-reducing helmet for Lew-Port
Sat, Jun 23rd 2012 07:00 am
Currently there's a hot topic among all organized football teams, including those in the National Football League about head injuries sustained by players, resulting in concussions.
Lewiston-Porter High School Class of 2012
Sat, Jun 23rd 2012 07:00 am
Friday evening, Lewiston-Porter High School held its annual commencement exercises at Artpark.
Tuscarora kids kick off summer biking season
Sat, Jun 23rd 2012 07:00 am
Students at the Tuscarora Indian School kicked off the summer biking season this month with their 10th annual Bike Rodeo.
Stella graduates choose top area high schools
Fri, Jun 22nd 2012 06:00 pm
The Stella Niagara Education Park eighth grade class has chosen a variety of high schools to attend including private, independent and public schools.
New budget, new interim super at N-W
Fri, Jun 22nd 2012 05:00 pm
The Niagara-Wheatfield School District's second attempt to get a budget passed for 2012-13 on Tuesday was a success as voters passed the revised $60.5 million budget.
Young reporters
Fri, Jun 22nd 2012 05:00 pm
Edward Town Middle School students in John Mikulski's eighth grade class have been sharpening their writing skills this year by submitting school-related articles to the Tribune.
Waving the flags
Fri, Jun 22nd 2012 04:50 pm
Colonial Village Elementary School in Wheatfield celebrated Flag Day in grand style.
NU's Institute of Applied Learning offering STEM Camp for girls
Tue, Jun 19th 2012 04:35 pm
Niagara University's Institute of Applied Learning, an arm of its College of Education, is offering a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Camp for girls in grades 7 to 9. The camp runs Aug. 13 to 16, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day.
Ceretto: Cyberbullying is no joke
Tue, Jun 19th 2012 01:15 am
Assemblyman John Ceretto supported legislation Monday to protect victims by prohibiting cyberbullying in New York public schools.
Niagara Dance Centre introduces Summer Dance Camp
Sat, Jun 16th 2012 07:00 am
Niagara Dance Centre, located at 8962 Porter Road, Niagara Falls, will hold a Summer Dance Camp this July.
Eagle Scout creates patriotic garden at Lew-Port
Sat, Jun 16th 2012 02:20 am
18-year-old student Kevin Foley, a member of the Lewiston-Porter High School Class of 2012, has created a patriotic garden on the Lewiston-Porter Creek Road in honor of the brave men and women who serve in the U.S. military.
ETMS walks for charity
Fri, Jun 15th 2012 07:00 am
Sixth-grade students at Edward Town Middle School participated in an unusual school assignment - they organized and took part in a walkathon to benefit a number of local charities.
Prom royalty
Thu, Jun 14th 2012 07:15 pm
Dean Venturin and Rachel Aquino were recently crowned king and queen at Niagara-Wheatfield's senior prom.