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Nickerson seeks City Court chief judge position
Fri, Feb 19th 2016 09:35 am
Acting North Tonawanda City Court Judge Shawn P. Nickerson formally announced his candidacy for chief judge of North Tonawanda City Court.
Qdoba Mexican Eats to open first WNY location in Niagara Falls
Thu, Feb 18th 2016 06:25 pm
Qdoba Mexican Eats announced it will open its first Western New York location at the LaSalle Center on Military Road in Niagara Falls on Thursday, Feb. 25. Qdoba is a Denver-based fast-casual Mexican restaurant, known for its three-cheese queso and free guacamole.
DEC announces results of study to guide buck management
Thu, Feb 18th 2016 06:20 pm
A multi-year study to guide buck management in New York found deer hunters prefer to harvest older bucks and that further expanding mandatory antler restrictions is not warranted at this time, Department of Environmental Conservation Acting Commissioner Basil Seggos announced.
Olympians Gracie Gold, Mirai Nagasu highlight ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships
Thu, Feb 18th 2016 06:15 pm
NBC Sports Group presents coverage of the 2016 ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships from Taipei City, Chinese Taipei, this week, including coverage of the ladies' free skate this Saturday, Feb. 20 (4 p.m. ET), on NBC.
Oscar winners Morgan Freeman, John Legend added as presenters along with J.J. Abrams, Sacha Baron Cohen, Henry Cavill
Thu, Feb 18th 2016 06:15 pm
Oscar winners Morgan Freeman and John Legend have been added to the list of presenters along with J.J. Abrams, Sacha Baron Cohen and Henry Cavill for the 88th Oscars telecast.
FOX puts a prehistoric spin on world's first Easter egg hunt in all-new animated special 'Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade'
Thu, Feb 18th 2016 06:15 pm
Scrat, Manny, Sid, Diego and a few new friends from the blockbuster animated franchise "Ice Age" return for an hilarious, all-new holiday adventure, "Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade," airing Sunday, March 20 (7:30-8 PM ET), leading into "The Passion" (8-10 p.m. ET live) on FOX.
Faith Driven Consumer: Sony's 'Risen' 'The movie we've all been waiting for'
Thu, Feb 18th 2016 06:10 pm
Coming to theaters nationwide Friday, Feb. 20, Sony Affirm's latest film, "Risen," receives a strong 4.5 out of 5 stars from Faith Driven Consumer, meaning the film is highly likely to resonate with the faith-driven consumer audience.
Hosts announced for 'The Oscars Backstage'
Thu, Feb 18th 2016 06:10 pm
This year's "The Oscars Backstage" on Oscar.com, which is the ultimate second screen experience for fans watching the show, will be hosted by a multitalented group of TV personalities.
Meredith Andrews soars into release week with her new album, 'Deeper'
Thu, Feb 18th 2016 06:10 pm
Word Worship artist Meredith Andrews is releasing her new album, "Deeper," available everywhere tomorrow, Feb. 19.
ECHDC announces release of construction manager RFP for Children's Museum at Canalside
Thu, Feb 18th 2016 05:45 pm
Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp. today announced a request for proposals was issued seeking a construction manager to oversee the design and construction of Explore & More Children's Museum.
Hockey Weekend Across America set for Feb. 19-21
Thu, Feb 18th 2016 05:45 pm
USA Hockey will host its ninth annual Hockey Weekend Across America from Feb. 19-21. The weekend event is celebrated across the nation, and the Buffalo Sabres will participate this year by helping the officiating program coordinate a "Meet & Shadow the NHL Officials" event.
Area business kicks off Developmental Disability Awareness Month with discounts, donations
Thu, Feb 18th 2016 05:45 pm
Marissa Ieraci-Tomlin, owner of Gemini's Closet Consignment Shop at 2027 Military Road, will hold a fundraising event for Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara on March 4 (11 a.m. to 7 p.m.) and March 5 (10 a.m. to 6 p.m.).
Roman Catholic Diocese of Buffalo launches five-year, $100 million 'Upon This Rock' capital and endowment campaign
Thu, Feb 18th 2016 05:30 pm
The Diocese of Buffalo, which has served the spiritual, pastoral and educational needs of Western New York for more than 150 years, today launched "Upon This Rock," a historic initiative to reshape and strengthen the funding of key ministries and programs of the church throughout the eight-county diocese.
YouTube Spaces live stream planned for Hillsong Young & Free's newest album
Thu, Feb 18th 2016 05:30 pm
Hillsong Young & Free will stream the premiere of its newest album, "Youth Revival" (Feb. 26) from the popular YouTube Spaces in Los Angeles on Feb. 23.
Best for a reason: Students, parents praise Adell's School of Dance
Thu, Feb 18th 2016 02:25 pm
In the nearly 10 years since Adell opened Adell's School of Dance, her studio has developed a reputation for seamlessly tying together hard work and fun.
Lewiston's Asklar, Conroy HARBORCENTER public art contest winners
Thu, Feb 18th 2016 11:00 am
HARBORCENTER today announced the winner of its online public art contest. Lewiston residents Thomas Paul Asklar and Matthew Sinclair Conroy have won the contest with a design that symbolizes the renaissance of Buffalo and the new beginning of the Queen City, while paying tribute to its past.
Ekachai Jearakul brings guitar recital tour to Buffalo
Wed, Feb 17th 2016 02:50 pm
Another JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition finalist returns to Buffalo in 2016.
DEC: Falconry, wildlife rehabilitator and leashed tracking dog exams to be held April 8
Wed, Feb 17th 2016 02:50 pm
Examinations for individuals seeking a license to practice the sport of falconry, become a volunteer wildlife rehabilitator, or use leashed tracking dogs to find wounded or injured big game animals are scheduled for Friday, April 8, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation announced.
Steve Miller, Foreigner, Travis Tritt scheduled to perform at Seneca casinos
Wed, Feb 17th 2016 02:45 pm
The latest additions to the Seneca Resorts & Casinos lineup are filled with big names and famous sounds.
Two-time Academy Award nominee Djimon Hounsou cast in season two of 'Wayward Pines' on FOX
Wed, Feb 17th 2016 02:45 pm
Two-time Academy Award nominee Djimon Hounsou ("Blood Diamond," "In America") has been cast as a series regular on "Wayward Pines," the hit psychological thriller event series returning for a second season this summer on FOX.
43North year two winners set up shop in Buffalo
Wed, Feb 17th 2016 02:45 pm
43North has announced the winning companies from the competition's second year have officially begun operating out of the 43North incubator at 640 Ellicott St., on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. 43North is part of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's visionary "Buffalo Billion" initiative.
Heart of Niagara Animal Rescue at Walden Galleria Mall
Wed, Feb 17th 2016 02:40 pm
Heart of Niagara Animal Rescue will be present with adoptable dogs Jack, Devers, Maddie and her puppies Ellie, Gidget, Haylee, Izzy and Jenny, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 20, at the Walden Galleria Mall in Cheektowaga.
Albany computer outage impacting local DMVs
Wed, Feb 17th 2016 10:50 am
All three of Niagara County's Department of Motor Vehicles offices have been forced to severely limit operations following a major power outage originating in Albany, according to County Clerk Joseph A. Jastrzemski.
U.S. Women's National Soccer Team plays for berth in 2016 Rio Olympics in CONCACAF semifinal on NBCSN
Tue, Feb 16th 2016 05:25 pm
NBC Sports Group's coverage of the 2016 CONCACAF Women's Olympic-qualifying soccer tournament continues this week, highlighted by the U.S. Women's National Team in the semifinal round, live this Friday, Feb. 19 (8:30 p.m. ET), on NBCSN. With a win on Friday, the USWNT will qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Independent investigation into Niagara University Title IX procedures finds no violations
Tue, Feb 16th 2016 05:10 pm
Niagara University announced today that an independent investigation into allegations of Title IX violations has concluded. The inquiry, conducted by the Buffalo law firm Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP, found the university and its personnel fully complied with the law in all matters and provided support, counsel and resources where appropriate.
Family to host 'Forever Young Fundraiser' in honor of son
Tue, Feb 16th 2016 11:35 am
The Englert family will host the "Forever Young Fundraiser" Saturday, March 6, to benefit the National Blood Clot Alliance. The event is held in memory of their son, Paul Englert Jr., who died suddenly from a pulmonary embolism.
Just announced: 'An Evening with Todd Rundgren' at Riviera Theatre
Tue, Feb 16th 2016 11:25 am
The Historic Riviera Theatre and Performing Arts Center announces "An Evening with Todd Rundgren" at 8 p.m. Thursday, May 19.
Buffalo selected for U.S. Navy Band's tour
Tue, Feb 16th 2016 11:15 am
America's Navy is coming to Buffalo, one of 23 cities in five states to host a performance by the United States Navy Band during its 2016 tour - one of the Navy's signature outreach programs.
UB nursing students first to gain hands-on experience in delivery rooms, ICUs in Buffalo
Tue, Feb 16th 2016 11:15 am
Delivery rooms and intensive care units are now open to students seeking clinical experience within the University at Buffalo School of Nursing, the first program in Buffalo to offer the specialties to students.
TobyMac honored with seventh career Grammy Award
Tue, Feb 16th 2016 11:00 am
Multi-platinum-selling artist TobyMac was recognized with his seventh career Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Christian Music Album for "THIS IS NOT A TEST" at the 58th Annual Grammy Awards Monday.
Major New York state award to UB will improve Alzheimer's disease diagnosis and treatment in Western New York
Tue, Feb 16th 2016 10:55 am
Western New Yorkers with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias will soon have access to improved care, thanks to a five-year, $2.35 million New York state grant to researchers in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo.
Schneiderman: Agreement in place with former Shimshack's Restaurant to refund consumers for gift certificates
Tue, Feb 16th 2016 10:40 am
Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced his office has entered into an agreement with the former Shimshack's Restaurant, formerly located on Upper Mountain Road in Sanborn. Shimshack's went out of business in October 2015 and consumers filed complaints with the attorney general's office over unused gift card balances that had not yet been refunded.
Allstate offers New Yorkers tips to prevent frozen and bursting pipes during frigid winter
Mon, Feb 15th 2016 11:10 am
Arctic air is bringing record lows and hard freezes across much of New York state, including many areas not accustomed to the winter chill. But there are things you can do to protect your home and property during cold weather.
Girl Scouts celebrate Gold Award Centennial
Mon, Feb 15th 2016 11:10 am
Since 1916, Girl Scouts have been making meaningful, sustainable change in their communities and around the world.
Ignite your passion for music: BPO announces 2016-17 'M&T Bank Classics' season
Mon, Feb 15th 2016 11:10 am
In his first season as principal pops conductor, John Morris Russell has made a splash in Western New York. This coming season features more opportunities to see him on the podium, and a variety of exciting pops concerts handpicked by Russell from today's best acts.
Niagara County Central Rotary to host Cabin Fever Antique Show and Sale
Mon, Feb 15th 2016 07:00 am
The Niagara County Central Rotary will hold its 20th annual Cabin Fever Antique Show and Sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 28, at the Frontier Fire Hall.
Alzheimer's Association evening open house
Sat, Feb 13th 2016 07:40 am
Getting a diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease or other dementia usually results in a number of questions. Those concerns, as well as suggestions to plan for future needs, will be addressed during a special evening open house at the Williamsville office of the Alzheimer's Association Western New York Chapter.
Grand Island Town Board: Compromise sought on trapping issue
Sat, Feb 13th 2016 07:00 am
A ban on trapping on public land on Grand Island doesn't have the support to pass the five-member Grand Island Town Board, Town Supervisor Nathan McMurray said Monday, but he added a compromise is in the works.
Scout Sunday celebrated
Sat, Feb 13th 2016 07:00 am
Scout Sunday (for Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts) was celebrated at the 9 a.m. Mass, Feb. 7, at St. Stephen R.C. Church on Grand Island.
Explore & More announces family programming lineup for break week
Sat, Feb 13th 2016 07:00 am
Beginning Monday, Feb. 15, Explore & More Children's Museum will offer drop-in, themed, family activities every day during the school break week. Activities will be free to visitors with their membership or admission thanks to the sponsorship of M&T Bank.