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Nick Jonas, Prince Royce set to perform during 63rd Annual Miss Universe Pageant
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 03:25 pm
NBC, Donald J. Trump and Paula M. Shugart, president of the Miss Universe Organization, announced today the performers and several of the celebrity judges for The 63rd Annual Miss Universe Pageant, airing Sunday, Jan. 25 (8-11 p.m. ET), on NBC.
Lt. Gov. Hochul, Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp. announce addition of broomball and pond hockey at Ice at Canalside
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 03:25 pm
Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul and Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp. today announced broomball and pond hockey are coming to the Ice at Canalside presented by BlueCross and BlueShield of Western New York.
Vincentian archbishop - recent NU honoree - elevated to cardinal
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 03:25 pm
Pope Francis elevated 15 new members to the College of Cardinals Sunday, Jan. 4, one of them a Vincentian archbishop who was honored by Niagara University in November 2013.
Emerging indie-pop group AJR set to release full-length debut album 'Living Room' March 3
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 12:00 pm
Indie-pop trio AJR are excited to announce the release of their eagerly anticipated full-length debut album, "Living Room," for March 3 via AJR Productions/Warner Bros. Records.
2015 distinguished and emerging leader alumni awards call for nominations
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 11:15 am
Do you know someone who graduated from the Niagara Falls School District and is noted in their field of endeavor or recognized for expertise and good works?
Weather cancellation: Competitive EDGE Sports Performance Program open house
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 10:00 am
Today's open house at The Competitive EDGE Sports Performance Program's new location in the Niagara Falls High School Field House is canceled as result of the school district's weather-related closing.
Dr. Aimee Swartz providing vascular surgery services at Mount St. Mary's
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 09:50 am
Dr. Aimee Swartz, a vascular surgeon associated with the Vascular and Endovascular Center of Western New York, is now providing services at Mount St. Mary's Hospital.
NU offering emergency preparedness workshop for Scouts
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 09:50 am
The Border Community Special Emergency Response Volunteer Initiative for Community Empowerment of Niagara University is offering a free emergency preparedness workshop for all Western New York Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts.
Heart of Niagara Animal Rescue at Grandpaws Pet Emporium Saturday
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 09:50 am
Heart of Niagara Animal Rescue will be present Saturday at Grandpaws Pet Emporium, 402 Center St. (corner of North Fourth Street), Lewiston. Adoptable dogs Jazzy, Rita, Simon and Snoopy will be there from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Tom Brady, New England Patriots host Joe Flacco, Baltimore Ravens in AFC Divisional Playoff game
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 09:50 am
NBC's coverage of the 2014 NFL Playoffs continue this Saturday with an AFC Divisional Playoff matchup between Tom Brady and the AFC East champion New England Patriots and Joe Flacco and the Baltimore Ravens at 4:30 p.m. Coverage on Saturday begins at 3:30 p.m. with a special edition of "Football Night in America."
Program by UB and community partners could help reshape national rural health care landscape
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 09:50 am
Rural health departments across the country are under considerable economic constraint as they try to maintain essential health services.
John Ceretto begins third term
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 06:00 pm
Assemblyman John Ceretto, R-C-I-Lewiston, began his third term in the state Assembly today. Ceretto took the opportunity to recommit to making Western New York a great place to work and raise a family.
Collins, Higgins applaud new FAA rule to improve airline safety
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 03:10 pm
Congressmen Chris Collins, R-NY-27, and Brian Higgins, D-NY-26, today released the following statement on the Federal Aviation Administration's new rule requiring most U.S. commercial airlines to have safety management systems in place by 2018.
Master of health care administration program coming to Niagara University
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 03:10 pm
A new master's program in health care administration is the latest addition to Niagara University's repertoire of advanced degree options.
Trace Adkins, Josh Turner, Paul Anka and some Live music at Seneca Casinos
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 03:10 pm
Seneca Resorts & Casinos announced Trace Adkins and Josh Turner will perform at Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino, and a one-night performance at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino by Canadian-born legendary singer and songwriter Paul Anka.
19 IDEAS becomes first corporation to move to Essex Arts Center in newly converted office space
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 03:10 pm
Local marketing and communications firm 19 IDEAS announced the company's relocation to 32C Essex St., an office that is part of the Essex Arts Center located in the heart of Buffalo's West Side. The move marks the first corporation to move into the once residential loft apartment complex owned by the Griffis family.
Niagara River Region Chamber launches '$10 on the 10th'
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 03:10 pm
In honor of the Niagara River Region Chamber of Commerce's 10th anniversary in 2015, the agency is encouraging the community to spend $10 with a local merchant on the 10th of every month, rather than a "big-box" chain.
Carnegie Foundation cites Niagara University for outstanding community engagement
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 03:05 pm
The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, a national policy and research center dedicated to the improvement of teaching and learning, has again selected Niagara University for inclusion in its Community Engagement Classification.
Buffalo River 2015 assisted programming grants application, RFP released
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 03:05 pm
Arts Services Initiative of Western New York, on behalf of Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp., has announced a request for proposals for assisted programming along the Buffalo River between April 1 and Nov. 1.
Lewiston to offer electronics recycling drop-off day
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 03:05 pm
In response to a new state Department of Conservation law regarding electronics recycling, Town of Lewiston Highway Superintendent Doug Janese announced the town would hold an electronics recycling drop-off day Saturday, Jan. 17.
Four Buffalo Sabres players to shave their heads for Roswell Park's 'Goin' Bald for Bucks'
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 03:05 pm
The Buffalo Sabres today announced three current players and one alumnus will shave their heads Feb. 14 as part of the "Goin' Bald for Bucks" program, which raises money for Roswell Park Cancer Institute.
NBCSN's 'Pro Football Talk' to present comprehensive coverage from Phoenix throughout Super Bowl week
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 07:00 am
NBCSN's "Pro Football Talk" will hit the road during Super Bowl week, as a comprehensive cast of "Football Night in America" and "Sunday Night Football" commentators join "PFT" to provide insight and analysis on-site in Phoenix throughout the week leading up to Super Bowl XLIX, which airs on NBC Sunday, Feb. 1.
National Grid encourages customers to prepare for cold weather
Tue, Jan 6th 2015 07:45 pm
As the National Weather Service forecasts bitter cold temperatures throughout the Northeast for the remainder of the week, National Grid encourages customers to take steps to protect themselves and their homes from the weather and improve energy efficiency at the same time.
Schneiderman seeking jail time for accused snow removal scammer in Western New York
Tue, Jan 6th 2015 07:45 pm
Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced his office has brought criminal contempt proceedings against Scott Romero, who has perpetrated scams involving snow removal services.
Ice skating rinks at DeVeaux Woods and Reservoir state parks open
Tue, Jan 6th 2015 07:40 pm
The outdoor skating rinks at DeVeaux Woods and Reservoir state parks are open and ready for skaters. This will be the fifth season at the DeVeaux rink and the second season at Reservoir.
New law offers nurse practitioners independence
Tue, Jan 6th 2015 07:20 pm
A new law could open the door for new independent medical practices throughout the state.
Stabbing on Saunders Settlement Road
Tue, Jan 6th 2015 07:20 pm
This morning at 12:44 a.m., the Lewiston Police Department responded to the 2200 block of Saunders Settlement Road for a stabbing/assault.
Oscars nominations voting ends Thursday
Tue, Jan 6th 2015 07:20 pm
Nominations voting for the 87th Oscars will close Thursday at 5 p.m. PT. The votes will be tabulated and verified by the international accounting firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Neighbors Foundation sends thanks
Tue, Jan 6th 2015 07:00 pm
The Neighbors Foundation of Grand Island would like to thank the hundreds of individuals and organizations who contributed to make our 2014 holiday distribution so successful.
Taste of Buffalo invites restaurants, food trucks, wineries to apply for 2015 festival
Tue, Jan 6th 2015 11:25 am
It's that time of year again: The Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops would like to remind restaurants, food trucks and wineries the online application deadline to participate in the 2015 festival is Feb. 15.
Bishop Bernard J. McLaughlin, auxiliary bishop emeritus of Buffalo, dies at 102
Tue, Jan 6th 2015 11:25 am
Most Reverend Bernard J. McLaughlin, auxiliary bishop emeritus of the Diocese of Buffalo, died Monday evening, Jan. 5, 2015, at his home in Kenmore, one day before he would have celebrated the 46th anniversary of his ordination as a bishop.
Memorial, Small Business Administration to offer health insurance assistance
Tue, Jan 6th 2015 11:10 am
The U.S. Small Business Administration and Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center will update small business owners on their health insurance options during a workshop to be held Jan. 13 at Memorial's downtown campus.
Mount St. Mary's conducts formal blessing for Imaging and Laboratory Service Center
Tue, Jan 6th 2015 11:10 am
Staff gathered Jan. 5 for a formal blessing of the new Mount St. Mary's Imaging and Laboratory Service Center at 7300 Porter Road in the Town of Niagara.
Village of Lewiston appoints Joseph Leone legal counsel
Tue, Jan 6th 2015 07:00 am
Town of Lewiston resident Joseph Leone has been named legal counsel to the Village of Lewiston. He replaces Ed Jesella, who retired last month after 42 years in practice and four-and-a-half-years serving the municipality.
Extreme cold weather poses health risks for all ages
Mon, Jan 5th 2015 09:25 pm
The Erie County Department of Health reminds everyone to take appropriate precautions during this week's extremely cold temperatures.
Stay safe heating your home: Record cold temperatures hit
Mon, Jan 5th 2015 09:25 pm
In extreme frigid weather like that arriving in Erie and Niagara counties today courtesy of a "polar vortex," residents may seek alternative methods to keep their homes warm and their houses supplied with power during outages caused by the storm.
SBA disaster loan outreach center coming to Erie County
Mon, Jan 5th 2015 09:25 pm
The U.S. Small Business Administration has announced it will open a Disaster Loan Outreach Center in Erie County on Wednesday in West Seneca to make it convenient for those affected by "Winter Storm Knife" to apply for disaster assistance.
Poloncarz announces January rabies clinic
Mon, Jan 5th 2015 09:25 pm
Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz, along with Erie County Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein and Erie County Legislator Peter Savage (3rd District), have announced a free rabies vaccination clinic has been scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 28, from 3-7 p.m. at the North Buffalo Community Center, 203 Sanders Road, Buffalo (located off Colvin Boulevard, south of Kenmore Avenue).
Fathom Events, UFC offer 'Fight of the Year': UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz
Mon, Jan 5th 2015 09:25 pm
On Jan. 31, the eyes of the world will be on Las Vegas, as former middleweight champion and future Hall of Famer Anderson "The Spider" Silva makes his return to the Octagon to do battle with one of the most dangerous strikers in the sport, former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz, in the main event of UFC 183.