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Sabres celebrate St. Patrick's day with authentic green jersey auction
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 11:45 pm
The Buffalo Sabres are hosting an authentic green jersey auction to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. Sabres players wore green jerseys during pregame warm-ups prior to the March 16 home game against the Montreal Canadiens. The jerseys are up for auction on the NHL.com auction site.
ABC's new summer reality series 'Rising Star' kicks off nationwide auditions Saturday, March 29
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 11:45 pm
ABC's new series "Rising Star," which opens the gate to a new era in reality competition, kicks off its nationwide search for talent Saturday, March 29. The U.S. series is helmed by executive producers Ken Warwick ("American Idol") and Nicolle Yaron ("The Voice").
Nearly 250 Western New York nonprofits set to participate in 'Spring It On'
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 11:45 pm
Nearly 250 nonprofit organizations are set to participate in the "Spring It On" campaign, the region's only 24-hour online fundraising event, Thursday, March 20 - the first day of spring.
Gary Tucker named Fellow in American College of Healthcare Executives
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 11:45 pm
Gary C. Tucker, senior vice president - operations/chief operations officer at Mount St. Mary's Hospital and Health Center, has been named a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives. The FACHE designation is the highest status in the professional society and recognizes excellence in health care management.
Summit Life Outreach Center hosts spring open house
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 11:45 pm
Summit Life Outreach Center, located at 1622 Pine Ave., in Niagara Falls, is opening its doors to the community and its supporters Sunday, April 6, from 1-4 p.m.
NCIDA: Henry Sloma elected chairman of the board of directors
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 11:45 pm
The Niagara County Industrial Development Agency board of directors today elected Henry M. Sloma as chairman of the board at the agency's annual reorganizational meeting. Sloma previously served as chairman from April 2005 until January 2013.
John Mellencamp unveiled as first act for Seneca Casinos' 2014 'Summer Rush' concert series
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 11:45 pm
A concert this good just can't wait. In advance of an April 2 announcement for a remarkable lineup of 2014 Summer Rush entertainment, Seneca Casinos unveils one of the many blockbuster concerts: rock superstar John Mellencamp performing Thursday, July 3, at 8 p.m. at Seneca Niagara Events Center in Niagara Falls.
Sabres recall Matt Hackett
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 11:45 pm
The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has recalled goaltender Matt Hackett from the Rochester Americans of the American Hockey League on an emergency basis.
Artpark & Company to participate in 'Spring It On' to support children's art programming
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 11:45 pm
Artpark & Company Inc. has announced plans to participate in "Spring It On," a 24-hour online fundraising event designed to raise awareness and funds for not-for profit organizations throughout Western New York with a unique one-day focus. Artpark & Company will focus efforts on raising funds to support children's art programming.
Harmonia hosts workshop
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 11:45 pm
The Harmonia Chamber Singers, under the direction of Robert Pacillo, will lead an interactive workshop with Wilson High School singers (Claudia Andres, director) on Saturday, March 29, at Youngstown First Presbyterian Church.
'Crisis' is a fun ride of uncertainty, chaos
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 05:30 pm
Who, what, when, where, why and how - it's a journalist's call to action, and the exact set of questions "Crisis" viewers asked themselves following Sunday night's pilot.
'The Voice': Meet Team Adam
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 01:45 pm
"Battle Rounds" begin with previously named advisers Aloe Blacc, The Band Perry, Jill Scott and Miranda Lambert joining forces with Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Usher and Shakira to prepare teams for next phase of competition.
'The Voice': Meet Team Blake
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 01:45 pm
"Battle Rounds" begin with previously named advisers Aloe Blacc, The Band Perry, Jill Scott and Miranda Lambert joining forces with Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Usher and Shakira to prepare teams for next phase of competition.
'The Voice': Meet Team Shakira
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 01:45 pm
"Battle Rounds" begin with previously named advisers Aloe Blacc, The Band Perry, Jill Scott and Miranda Lambert joining forces with Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Usher and Shakira to prepare teams for next phase of competition.
'The Voice': Meet Team Usher
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 01:45 pm
"Battle Rounds" begin with previously named advisers Aloe Blacc, The Band Perry, Jill Scott and Miranda Lambert joining forces with Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Usher and Shakira to prepare teams for next phase of competition.
'The Voice' looks to take Kat, Paula to next level
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 12:50 pm
INTERVIEW: "The Voice" is a perfect fit for singers Kat Perkins and Paula DeAnda.
'The Voice': Ria Eaton is a rags-to-riches story
Mon, Mar 17th 2014 12:50 pm
INTERVIEW: "The Voice" is a life-changing opportunity for singer Ria Eaton. To put it bluntly, her appearance on the hit NBC reality series was like winning the lottery - a one-in-a-million shot to be plucked from obscurity, and to work with musicians she'd never be able to work with on her own.
Sabres recall Ristolainen
Sat, Mar 15th 2014 10:50 am
The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has recalled defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen from the Rochester Americans of the American Hockey League on an emergency basis.
Rodney Atkins to headline Niagara University concert at Artpark April 5
Sat, Mar 15th 2014 10:50 am
The Niagara University Student Government Association has booked contemporary country singer Rodney Atkins for an April 5 performance at Artpark's Mainstage Theater in Lewiston. The show begins at 8 p.m.
Village of Lewiston: Healthy food café, market proposed
Sat, Mar 15th 2014 10:05 am
Lewiston residents can weigh in Monday on plans to convert the historic Kelly House into a café and specialty market. A public hearing is scheduled for 6 p.m. in the Red Brick Municipal Building, 145 N. Fourth St.
Chamber Awards Gala 2014: Niagara River Region Chamber to honor Lee Simonson
Sat, Mar 15th 2014 09:00 am
The Niagara River Region Chamber of Commerce will honor 10 businesses and individuals at its annual Chamber Awards Gala Friday, May 16, at the Niagara Falls Country Club in Lewiston.
Lewiston Police to hold bicycle, car seat events
Sat, Mar 15th 2014 08:00 am
The Lewiston Police Department has an abundance of bicycles accumulated that were found in the town over the past three years. Those who believe LPD may have their bicycle are invited to visit the Lewiston Police Department office at 4059 Creek Road prior to March 21.
Review: 'Hauntingly good time' at Marjim Manor
Sat, Mar 15th 2014 08:00 am
Just outside the speakeasy "Under the Falls," a gruesome murder has taken place while inside, the mystery of "Who Bounced the Bouncer" begins to unfold among a cast of colorful characters.
'The Chew' celebrates St. Patrick's Day with Lori Loughlin, welcomes The Muppets' Swedish Chef, Wolfgang Puck and Shailene Woodley
Sat, Mar 15th 2014 07:00 am
Here's what's scheduled for "The Chew" next week (subject to change; weekdays, 1 p.m. on ABC):
Buffalo Zoo to host electronics recycling collection
Sat, Mar 15th 2014 07:00 am
The Buffalo Zoo's "Earth Smart Squad" will partner with Sunnking Inc. to host an electronics recycling collection event Saturday, April 5, from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the zoo's main parking lot, off Parkside Avenue.
Updated: Town of Lewiston learns of approved DEC Quasar permits
Sat, Mar 15th 2014 07:00 am
Among the many news items covered at Monday's Lewiston Town Board work session came a bombshell: Town Supervisor Dennis Brochey revealed the state Department of Environmental Conservation has moved on approving four permits with Quasar Energy of Ohio, allowing for use of upward of 2,500 acres of lands in the Town of Lewiston for the injection of processed equate from a Quasar facility in Wheatfield.
Jerald Wolfgang appointed
Sat, Mar 15th 2014 07:00 am
Jerald I. Wolfgang, director of the Western New York Regional Education Center for Economic Development, has been appointed a member of the Niagara County Industrial Development Agency. The NCIDA provides a variety of financing mechanisms to attract and grow business.
NCCC Spring Health Fair Monday
Sat, Mar 15th 2014 07:00 am
Niagara County Community College will host its Spring 2014 Health Fair on Monday, March 17, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the main dining room on the second floor of the Student Center (G building) on the Sanborn campus.
Eric Church, Toby Keith, Lady Antebellum with Stevie Nicks added to lineup of performers on Academy of Country Music Awards
Fri, Mar 14th 2014 03:50 pm
Eric Church, Toby Keith and Lady Antebellum with legendary musician Stevie Nicks have been added to the all-star lineup of performances scheduled for the 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, which will be broadcast live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Sunday, April 6 (8 p.m.), on the CBS Television Network. The event will be co-hosted by Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton.
Public can help UB architects win international awards for waterfront project, dining 'cube'
Fri, Mar 14th 2014 03:50 pm
A sculptural wall and minimalist dining set designed by University at Buffalo architects are finalists in the international Architizer A+ Awards competition — a prestigious recognition in the world of architecture and design.
Autographs with Hall of Fame inductee Andre Reed at Seneca Niagara Casino March 22
Fri, Mar 14th 2014 03:40 pm
Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel has quite the catch of an event for football fans on Saturday, March 22, as it hosts No. 83, Andre Reed, for a free autograph session. The Hall of Fame inductee and former Buffalo Bills wide receiver will be available to the public at the Seneca Niagara Events Center from noon to 3 p.m. with fellow Bills alumni.
Voting begins for New York Lottery's statewide singing contest for schools
Fri, Mar 14th 2014 03:40 pm
The New York Lottery announced voting has begun for the "New York Sings" statewide singing contest featuring students from local public schools. The contest provides schools with an opportunity to win $10,000, $5,000 or $2,500 to benefit their music education programs.
Ben Briley is eliminated on 'American Idol XIII'
Fri, Mar 14th 2014 03:40 pm
Ben Briley was eliminated Thursday on "American Idol XIII," after he received the fewest of the more than 72 million votes. From Gallatin, Tenn., the 24-year-old sang "Bennie and the Jets" on Wednesday night's "Soundtrack to our Lives"-themed performance show.
Higgins highlights importance of Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station on House Floor
Fri, Mar 14th 2014 03:35 pm
Congressman Brian Higgins spoke on the House Floor about the national security and economic importance of the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station to the Western New York region, in addition to expressing his support for the proposal to construct a new Customs and Border Protection border patrol station on the base.
Baskets piling up for NCP's 'Snowflake Basket Auction'
Fri, Mar 14th 2014 03:35 pm
Niagara Cerebral Palsy is holding its fifth annual "Snowflake Basket Auction," the proceeds of which benefit the vital programs and services provided to developmentally disabled individuals and their families. The event is March 21, from 4-8 p.m., and March 22, from noon to 5 p.m., at the Niagara Falls Elk Lodge, 1805 Fashion Outlet Blvd.
More than $25,000 at stake for aspiring entrepreneurs in Panasci Competition semifinals
Fri, Mar 14th 2014 03:35 pm
Ten teams led by University at Buffalo students have been identified as semifinalists in the annual Henry A. Panasci Jr. Technology Entrepreneurship Competition (Panasci TEC), taking them one step closer to the $25,000 in startup funding that will go to the group that presents the best plan for launching a viable new business in Western New York.
Explore & More announces two new capital gifts totaling $1 million-plus
Fri, Mar 14th 2014 03:35 pm
Explore & More today has two major gifts totaling more than $1 million in contributions to the museum's recently launched capital campaign for its new facility, which is opening at Canalside in 2016.
Daylong dementia care conference features national experts
Fri, Mar 14th 2014 03:35 pm
Across the eight counties of Western New York served by the WNY Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association, it's estimated that 165,000 people provide some kind of care for a person with dementia. Those family and professional caregivers have a strong ally in the chapter, which is sponsoring its annual Dementia Care Symposium April 11.
New York farmers donate record amount to regional food banks
Fri, Mar 14th 2014 03:35 pm
New York Farm Bureau's "Harvest for All" program had its best year yet. With the final donation efforts tallied for 2013, farmers across the state gave nearly 9.3 million pounds of food to regional food banks, including those in upstate, New York City and Long Island.
'LIVE with Kelly and Michael' announces Liz Norden as grand prize winner of 'LIVE's Search for Unstoppable Moms'
Fri, Mar 14th 2014 03:30 pm
On today's "LIVE with Kelly and Michael," co-hosts Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan announced Liz Norden of Stoneham, Mass., is the winner of the second annual "LIVE's Search for Unstoppable Moms" and will take home the grand prize of $100,000.
 


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