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Frontier House parking lot closed - here's why
Sat, Apr 23rd 2016 07:00 am
Center Street passersby noticed the historic Frontier House parking lot is once again closed to the public.
Village of Lewiston GOP caucus April 28
Sat, Apr 23rd 2016 07:00 am
The Lewiston Republican Committee has announced the 2016 Village of Lewiston GOP caucus will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 28, at the Red Brick Municipal Building gym, 145 N. Fourth St. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Village of Lewiston: Notice of change in Democratic Party caucus
Sat, Apr 23rd 2016 07:00 am
The Lewiston Democratic Committee announces a change in date and location for the Democratic caucus for the nomination of candidates to run for two open trustee positions in the Village of Lewiston.
Obit: Robert E. Lee Sr.
Sat, Apr 23rd 2016 07:00 am
Robert E. Lee Sr. passed away peacefully at the age of 90 on April 14, 2016.
Obit: John J. 'Jack' Reardon
Sat, Apr 23rd 2016 07:00 am
John J. "Jack" Reardon of Lewiston passed away Friday, April 8, 2016, in Mount St. Mary's Hospital.
Pints for Progress has focus on community improvement
Sat, Apr 23rd 2016 07:00 am
Pints for Progress, a grassroots community happening spotlighting up-and-coming groups and attractions in the City of Niagara Falls, staged yet another successful event earlier this month at the Niagara Falls Arts and Cultural Center.
Chamber Gala: Chairman's Award goes to Modern Corp.
Sat, Apr 23rd 2016 07:00 am
Modern Corporation has been chosen as the 2016 Chairman's Award recipient by the Niagara River Region Chamber of Commerce board of directors and Chairwoman Kristen Trunzo.
Youngstown Library Friends' schedule spring book sale
Sat, Apr 23rd 2016 07:00 am
The Friends of the Youngstown Free Library will host a spring book sale from Thursday evening through Saturday afternoon, April 28-30, at the Red Brick School Village Center gym, 240 Lockport St.
Grand Island Lions home again for annual dinner
Sat, Apr 23rd 2016 07:00 am
The Grand Island Lions Club returned to a familiar location at 100 Whitehaven Road, the Byblos Niagara Resort & Spa, for the 47th edition of the club's spaghetti dinner fundraiser.
Island of Hope: Painting the Town Purple
Sat, Apr 23rd 2016 07:00 am
Committee members for the 2016 Relay For Life will bring the Town Commons alive with purple April 30 in preparation for the annual Paint the Town Purple event, which takes place nationally May 1.
Citizen of the Year Awards: Chamber thanks Thermo Fisher
Sat, Apr 23rd 2016 07:00 am
The Grand Island Chamber of Commerce is celebrating its 50th annual Citizen of the Year Awards dinner April 28 at Byblos Niagara Resort & Spa.
Niagara County Central Rotary Club to host senior citizen breakfast
Sat, Apr 23rd 2016 07:00 am
The 33rd annual Roger W. Andrews Senior Citizen breakfast, hosted by Niagara County Central Rotary Club, will be held in the Niagara-Wheatfield High School cafeteria 8:30 a.m., Saturday, May 7.
DEC issues guidance to homeowners to avoid problems with bears
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 04:00 pm
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation issued guidance on how to prevent negative encounters with black bears.
How does your garden grow?
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 03:40 pm
I used to be a serial plant murderer.
YBPA marks 40th anniversary
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 03:35 pm
The Youngstown Business and Professional Association marked a special milestone at its April 12 meeting as the association celebrated the 40th anniversary of its founding.
Niagara County Health Dept. issues statement on Zika case
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 01:00 pm
Niagara County Public Health Director Director Stapleton issued the following statement today in response to media inquiries:
Grand Island conducts Operation Safe Stop
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 11:30 am
Grand Island law enforcement joined with the Grand Island Central School District's Transportation Department to take part in Operation Safe Stop Thursday, April 21.
Hardwick announces Grand Island roadways to be repaired
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 11:30 am
Erie County Legislator Kevin Hardwick has announced Whitehaven Road and Baseline Road on Grand Island will both be repaved this year. The Erie County Legislature unanimously approved more than $26 million in roadwork funding, including these two projects.
GIHS Class of '76 looking for classmates
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 11:20 am
The Grand Island High School Class of 1976 is looking for contact information on the following people.
Knights of Columbus Mary Star of the Sea Council hosts bingo, blood drive
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 11:20 am
The Knights of Columbus Mary Star of the Sea Council No. 4752 holds bingo every Tuesday at its hall, 1841 Whitehaven Road.
Obit: Ruth (Becker) Padlog
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 11:20 am
Island resident Ruth (Becker) Padlog died April 18, 2016, at 90 years of age.
Grand Island Board of Education trustees adopt $61M budget
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 11:20 am
Board of Education trustees in the Grand Island Central School District Tuesday passed a nearly $61 million budget plan for 2016-17.
Actors turned singers: Kiefer Sutherland, Johnny Depp among those performing locally this summer
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 11:00 am
In a recent interview with Rolling Stone, "24" star Kiefer Sutherland said he rolls his eyes when he hears of actors turning into singers. But that didn't stop him from adding his name to that list.
Town of Niagara Lions to host 'Bowling for Sight' event
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 10:40 am
The Town of Niagara Lions Club will host its annual "Bowling for Sight" event Saturday, April 30, at the Bowl-O-Drome Lanes at 2712 Pine Ave., Niagara Falls.
Pappas: NT a 'Tree City USA' designation
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 10:35 am
City of North Tonawanda Mayor Arthur G. Pappas recently announced the Arbor Day Foundation named the City of North Tonawanda the "2016 Tree City USA" in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management.
Waste drop-off day set for NT community
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 10:35 am
North Tonawanda Mayor Arthur G. Pappas recently announced North Tonawanda's "Special Waste Drop-Off Day" will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 30, at the Department of Public Works facility, 758 Erie Ave.
Town of Niagara Board OKs park updates, new community activities
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 10:35 am
The Town of Niagara Town Board approved updates to all of its parks for the coming warmer weather seasons.
Wheatfield board discusses stay on solar panels
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 10:35 am
The Wheatfield Town Board voted Monday to hold a public hearing regarding the implementation of a six-month moratorium on the installation and possession of ground-mounted solar panels in the town at 7 p.m. Monday, May 16, in Town Hall.
Empties for Empower
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 10:30 am
Empower, the not-for-profit organization formerly known as Niagara Cerebral Palsy, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony April 15 for Empties for Empower, its newly opened bottle and can redemption center at 4701 Military Road.
Mount St. Mary's Hospital: For the children
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 10:25 am
Ohana100, a private foundation that promotes literacy throughout local communities, is assisting with the 2016 Mount St. Mary's Hospital "Mommy & Baby Expo." The foundation's "GO! READ Project" includes reading to children and giving them free new books, which are theirs to keep.
Goo Goo Dolls share new song 'The Pin'
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 10:00 am
Goo Goo Dolls have shared a third new track, "The Pin," from their forthcoming album "Boxes," due out May 6 via Warner Bros. Records.
Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott reveals debut single, 'Thy Will,' off upcoming faith-based collection 'Love Remains'
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 09:55 am
One third of the multiplatinum-selling group Lady Antebellum, Hillary Scott candidly shared an open letter to fans via social media this morning, introducing her latest musical endeavor and describing the story behind her sonically stunning first single, "Thy Will."
Jayden Frost, former touring lead vocalist for When In Rome, releases latest solo project, 'Everything'
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 09:50 am
The former touring lead vocalist for iconic '80s band When In Rome (U.S. version), Jayden Frost, has just released his latest project, an EP titled "Everything."
Higgins part of bipartisan task force outlining agenda to address opioid epidemic
Fri, Apr 22nd 2016 09:50 am
On Thursday, the congressional bipartisan task force to combat the heroin epidemic, of which Congressman Brian Higgins is a member, released a legislative agenda aimed at addressing the opioid crisis.
Public Service Commission: Municipalities can now join together to purchase more affordable, cleaner power for residents, small businesses
Thu, Apr 21st 2016 06:55 pm
Cities, towns and villages in New York can now join together to form community choice aggregations (CCAs) to collectively provide electricity for their residents and small businesses, enabling greater energy savings and consumer choice.
NBC Sports Group, Crackle to bring 'Sports Jeopardy!' with Dan Patrick to NBCSN beginning Aug. 6
Thu, Apr 21st 2016 06:55 pm
NBC Sports Group and Crackle will present "Sports Jeopardy!" on NBCSN following the network's nightly coverage of the Rio Olympics.
Reminder: 'Jazz & Pasta' set for Sunday
Thu, Apr 21st 2016 06:55 pm
The Historic Lewiston Jazz Festival board invites residents to support this year's festival (Aug. 26-27) by attending the annual fundraising party - "Jazz & Pasta" - set for this Sunday, April 24. The event runs from 1-6 p.m. at Water Street Landing in Lewiston.
Mount St. Mary's volunteers honored
Thu, Apr 21st 2016 04:20 pm
Mount St. Mary's Hospital held a recognition luncheon for its more than 200 volunteers on Thursday at the Niagara Falls Country Club. One group recognized was a group of "Special Seniors" who are either 90 years of age or celebrating their 90th birthday this year.
Village of Lewiston: Notice of change in Democratic Party caucus
Thu, Apr 21st 2016 04:15 pm
The Lewiston Democratic Committee announces a change in date and location for the Democratic Caucus for the nomination of candidates to run for two open trustee positions in the Village of Lewiston.
Assemblyman Ceretto: Millions budgeted for area roads
Thu, Apr 21st 2016 04:10 pm
Assemblyman John D. Ceretto, D-Lewiston, today offered new details on millions of dollars in new funding for roads throughout the 145th Assembly District.