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Kleinhans Music Hall Management Inc. elects new members, officers
Wed, Jan 18th 2017 06:00 pm
At its annual meeting Tuesday, the board of directors of Kleinhans Music Hall Management Inc., the nonprofit established in 1940 to operate the famous venue, elected Tania Werbizky and Jeremy Oczek to serve three-year terms as members.
NBC, LeBron James score with hit series 'The Wall,' as network orders 20 additional episodes
Wed, Jan 18th 2017 06:00 pm
NBC has ordered 20 more episodes of its edge-of-your-seat new alternative hit "The Wall," executive produced by NBA superstar LeBron James and Maverick Carter and hosted by Chris Hardwick.
Sabres to host students from Future Goals program
Wed, Jan 18th 2017 06:00 pm
The Buffalo Sabres announced the team will once again host more than 2,500 local students as part of the NHL and NHLPA Future Goals program at KeyBank Center on Jan. 19. Future Goals focuses on using the game of hockey to teach science, technology engineering and mathematics.
Cuomo proposes extension of state film tax credit program through 2022
Wed, Jan 18th 2017 06:00 pm
Recognizing the impact of the New York state film tax credit program, leaders of the film and television production industry in New York applauded Gov. Andrew Cuomo's 2017-18 executive budget proposal, which includes a full extension of the program, at $420 million per year, through 2022.
Fall's best reviewed & no. 1-rated new series, 'This Is Us,' receives renewal for 2 additional seasons
Wed, Jan 18th 2017 05:55 pm
To the delight of a large and passionate fan base, NBC has ordered two, minimum-18-episode seasons of its Tuesday night drama "This Is Us." The Pearson family will be spending a few more birthdays with NBC.
Morinello: Capitol halls are silent on ethics reforms
Wed, Jan 18th 2017 05:55 pm
The silence is so noticeable you can hear a pin drop.
NBC reunites 'Will & Grace' (and Jack and Karen)
Wed, Jan 18th 2017 05:55 pm
NBC is officially bringing back television's favorite foursome with a 10-episode limited run of "Will & Grace" during the 2017-18 season.
State of the County: McNall says redouble budget efforts
Wed, Jan 18th 2017 09:40 am
Comparing County Manager Rick Updegrove to a marksman, Legislature Chairman Wm. Keith McNall, R-Lockport, praised the 2017 county budget while making clear he expects a continuation of fiscally conservative policies.
'The Destroyer' Dick Beyer receives PWI's Stanley Weston Award for lifetime achievement
Tue, Jan 17th 2017 05:30 pm
Pro Wrestling Illustrated has named "The Destroyer" Dick Beyer the recipient of the 2016 Stanley Weston Award, the magazine's lifetime achievement award.
Cordish Companies donate 333 Prospect Street to Niagara County Community College Foundation
Tue, Jan 17th 2017 05:30 pm
Niagara County Community College President James P. Klyczek on Tuesday announced the Cordish Companies donated the land at 333 Prospect St., Niagara Falls, to the NCCC Foundation.
ABC's No. 1 hit reality show, 'Dancing with the Stars,' returns with an all-new season in March
Tue, Jan 17th 2017 05:00 pm
ABC's "Dancing with the Stars" will return for its 24th season on Monday, March 20 (8-10:01 p.m. EST).
A Night of Symphonic Rock coming to Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino April 28
Tue, Jan 17th 2017 05:00 pm
Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino announced A Night of Symphonic Rock will perform inside the Seneca Niagara Events Center at 8 p.m. April 28. Tickets go on sale at noon on Friday and start at $25.
Gino's Italian Bakery creates Summit signature cupcake
Tue, Jan 17th 2017 04:55 pm
Gino's Italian Bakery of Buffalo is creating signature cannoli cupcakes for The Summit Federal Credit Union Wine & Chocolate Festival in Buffalo.
January rabies vaccination clinic coming to North Buffalo Community Center
Tue, Jan 17th 2017 04:55 pm
The Erie County Department of Health, in conjunction with the SPCA Serving Erie County, the Niagara Frontier Veterinary Society, and the Veterinary Technology Program at Medaille College, has announced a free rabies vaccination clinic for dogs, cats and ferrets to be held from 3-7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25, at the North Buffalo Community Center.
Buffalo Sabres Alumni Wine Festival returns
Tue, Jan 17th 2017 04:55 pm
The Buffalo Sabres Alumni Association is hosting the 13th annual Sabres Alumni Wine Festival from 6-9:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, at KeyBank Center.
Heart of Niagara holding 5th 'Taste of the Niagara Region' fundraiser
Tue, Jan 17th 2017 04:50 pm
Heart of Niagara Animal Rescue will hold its fifth annual "Heart to Heart, Taste of the Niagara Region" fundraiser from noon until 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, at The Conference and Event Center Niagara Falls, 101 Old Falls St.
Sunnking Inc. purchases heavy-duty machinery to automate processing
Tue, Jan 17th 2017 04:50 pm
Duane Beckett, CEO of Sunnking Inc., has announced the purchase of equipment to shred and separate electronic devices to maximize materials recovery. With improved efficiency, Sunnking can process high volumes of end-of-life electronics at its R2-certified facility, and have cleaner streams of reusable commodities.
Lockport: Nominate a recipient for 12th annual 'Key to the Locks' award
Tue, Jan 17th 2017 04:50 pm
The Erie Canal Discovery Center and Niagara History Center are seeking nominees for the 12th annual "Key to the Locks" award.
Civil rights icon visits Lewiston
Tue, Jan 17th 2017 04:05 pm
Lee Simonson, Susan Geissler, Pete Henderson and Tim Henderson (aka Josiah Tryon) welcomed Dorothy Counts-Scoggins to the Village of Lewiston on Tuesday. Almost 60 years ago, at the age of 15, Counts-Scoggins was the first black student to attend Harding High School in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Ten Lives Club gears up to host 8th annual chili cook-off contest
Mon, Jan 16th 2017 05:15 pm
Ten Lives Club Cat Adoption Group announced its eighth annual chili cook-off will take place from 12:30-3 p.m. this Sunday, Jan. 22, at J's White Elephant, 1404 Abbott Road, Lackawanna.
'Powerful Tools for Caregivers' event in Youngstown
Mon, Jan 16th 2017 02:50 pm
The First Presbyterian Church of Youngstown will hold an informational event on caring for elderly/disabled. Venture Forthe will present "Powerful Tools for Caregivers" at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23, at 100 Church St. Representatives will cover all aspects of being a caregiver and where to gain assistance.
11th annual Sweet Charity to benefit Food Bank of WNY
Mon, Jan 16th 2017 02:40 pm
Attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy food and drink selections from more than 40 Western New York establishments during the 11th annual Sweet Charity to benefit the Food Bank of Western New York.
NBC's Chiefs-Steelers is most-watched, highest-rated primetime playoff game ever in NFL Divisional & Wild Card rounds
Mon, Jan 16th 2017 02:35 pm
The Pittsburgh Steelers' down-to-the-wire 18-16 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC Divisional Playoff on NBC Sunday night averaged a total audience delivery (TAD) of 37.4 million viewers across NBC and NBC Sports Digital platforms, according to Fast National data released by The Nielsen Company, and digital data from Adobe Analytics.
Families invited for free pancake breakfast at St. Peter's R.C. School open house
Mon, Jan 16th 2017 01:15 pm
St. Peter's R.C. School will be hosting its annual pancake breakfast and open house from 9 a.m. until noon on Sunday, Jan. 29, in the school cafeteria, 140 N. Sixth St., Lewiston.
Lewiston Garden Club meeting
Mon, Jan 16th 2017 11:35 am
The Lewiston Garden Club will hold its monthly meeting at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 23, at the Lewiston Public Library, 305 S. Eighth St. The guest speaker will be John Farfaglia from the Cornell Cooperative Extension, who will discuss how to identify insects on plants and how to treat them.
Buffalo Sabres recall Cal O'Reilly
Mon, Jan 16th 2017 11:00 am
The Buffalo Sabres on Monday announced the team recalled forward Cal O'Reilly from the Rochester Americans (AHL).
16th anniversary of 'Tony n' Tina's Wedding'
Mon, Jan 16th 2017 11:00 am
Actors Anonymous Theatre Co. is celebrating its 16th season of "Tony n' Tina's Wedding," one of the longest-running interactive shows in Western New York. The staging takes place at the Lancaster Country Club, 6061 Broadway St.
Mixed news at pump with gas prices; some motorists getting a break this holiday
Mon, Jan 16th 2017 10:55 am
Gas prices are finally retreating. The national average price for regular unleaded gasoline is now $2.34 per gallon, down 3 cents from last week, but up 43 cents from one year ago. The New York state average is $2.54 per gallon, no change from last week. A year ago, the state average was $2.16.
Dr. Matthew DiPaola to present program on shoulder arthritis
Mon, Jan 16th 2017 10:55 am
Although shoulders are less likely to be involved with arthritis than hips or knees, shoulder arthritis is quite common. But, its not always as straightforward as one might think.
WNY dance students work with Christine Cali
Mon, Jan 16th 2017 10:55 am
Students from The Lewiston Dance Center and the Grand Island Dance Center recently had a workshop with Christine Cali. She is the artistic director of the dance company CALI & CO in San Francisco, and also a dance professor at Sonoma State University in California.
Martino & Bradberry lead Wheatfield comeback over Lewiston-Porter
Sat, Jan 14th 2017 12:40 pm
In front of a packed house at Lewiston-Porter High School on Friday, the Niagara-Wheatfield Falcons defeated the Lew-Port Lancers by a score of 65-62.
Collesano, Broderick and co. discuss town tax
Sat, Jan 14th 2017 07:05 am
Village of Lewiston Mayor Terry Collesano expressed concern last week over the re-enacted Town of Lewiston town tax. He suggested some residents might not be aware of their new obligation.
Village of Lewiston: Planning Board approves Fairchild second submission, 'Paladino Plaza' exterior
Sat, Jan 14th 2017 07:00 am
The Village of Lewiston Planning Commission on Monday unanimously approved a second submission from Orchard Park developer James Jerge for his 765 Fairchild Place proposal, and members approved Ellicott Development CEO William Paladino's exterior plan for his multiuse plaza.
Town of Lewiston reorganizes for 2017
Sat, Jan 14th 2017 07:00 am
Without much fanfare, the Town of Lewiston officially set 2017 in motion with its annual reorganization meeting on Monday.
Getting down to business: YBPA recognizes members, plans for the future
Sat, Jan 14th 2017 07:00 am
It was an appreciation for the past and present, and optimism for the future, as the Youngstown Business and Professional Association got "down to business" with its annual membership meeting, held Tuesday at the Mug and Musket Tavern.
Niagara County Genealogical Society event Jan. 21
Sat, Jan 14th 2017 07:00 am
The Niagara County Genealogical Society will hold a "Beginning Genealogy" workshop at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, in the community room of the Lockport Public Library, 23 East Ave.
Herschell Carrousel to offer spring woodcarving classes
Sat, Jan 14th 2017 07:00 am
The Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum has announced its spring woodcarving class schedule. Both beginner and intermediate/advanced woodcarving classes will be offered Saturdays, March 4-25.
Watch Debbie Reynolds in 'Singin' in the Rain' at Regal Theatres on Jan. 15 & 18
Fri, Jan 13th 2017 11:55 pm
Regal Entertainment Group, a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating one of the largest theatre circuits in the U.S., announced that, in honor of Debbie Reynolds' legacy, "Singin' in the Rain 65th Anniversary" will be expanding the number of participating theaters to give audiences a chance to see her breakout role in the 1952 classic film.
Steelers-Chiefs playoff game on NBC this Sunday moved to 8:20 p.m.
Fri, Jan 13th 2017 11:50 pm
Per the NFL's announcement earlier on Friday, the AFC Divisional playoff game featuring the Pittsburgh Steelers and Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, will now be played this Sunday, Jan. 15, at 8:20 p.m. ET, on NBC.
PHOTOS: Lost Elysium headlines Free Music Friday at Hard Rock
Fri, Jan 13th 2017 11:30 pm
Buffalo's own Lost Elysium took the stage at the Hard Rock Cafe, Niagara Falls USA, on Jan. 13 as part of the Free Music Friday concert series. The mostly rock, kinda pop act was the featured act on "Localized," the Chelsea O-hosted, Alternative Buffalo 107.7-FM music show.