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Obit: Ralph G. Chambers
Fri, Jan 9th 2015 07:00 am
Ralph G. Chambers, formerly of Grand Island, entered into rest Dec. 30, 2014.
Obit: Richard O. Robinson
Fri, Jan 9th 2015 07:00 am
Richard O. Robinson, a prominent local personal injury attorney and former three-term Grand Island town justice, died Monday, Dec. 29, 2014. He was 82.
Bradley Cooper, Julianne Moore, Chris Hemsworth, Nicole Kidman on 'LIVE with Kelly and Michael'
Fri, Jan 9th 2015 07:00 am
"Blackhat" star Chris Hemsworth visits, and singer-songwriter Ella Henderson performs for the "LIVE" audience.
Slimming secrets, low-calorie recipes and tips are on the menu at 'The Chew'
Fri, Jan 9th 2015 07:00 am
Sophia Bush ("Chicago PD"); Debi Mazar and Gabriele Corcos ("Extra Virgin"): recipes for tortilla soup and citrus-marinated chicken with lentil herb salad.
Poloncarz issues travel advisory for Erie County
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 11:00 pm
Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz has issued a travel advisory, in effect from 11 p.m. until further notice, for all of Erie County due to an anticipated snowstorm that could leave snow accumulations of up to 36 inches in some areas by Saturday morning.
Buffalo Sabres to retire Hasek's jersey Jan. 13
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 10:20 pm
The Buffalo Sabres will officially retire the jersey of goaltender Dominik Hasek, one of the most prolific goaltenders in NHL history, in a ceremony scheduled to take place Tuesday, Jan. 13, prior to the team's home game against the Detroit Red Wings at First Niagara Center.
Cuomo activates emergency operations center ahead of lake effect storm
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 09:00 pm
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo today activated the New York State Emergency Operations Center in preparation for another strong lake-effect winter storm.
National Grid warns customers to guard themselves and sensitive account information
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 06:30 pm
During this holiday season, National Grid and local police departments received an increasing number of calls from customers being targeted by billing scam artists and impersonators trying to gain access to account information and entry to National Grid customers' homes.
Erie County Sheriff's Office: Residents warned of imposters calling for money, personal info
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 03:45 pm
Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard warns county residents about scam artists impersonating members of the Erie County Sheriff's Office.
Grand Island Fire Co. firefighters rescue driver from frigid Niagara River
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 03:40 pm
At 5:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 29, Grand Island Fire Co. personnel responded to a motor vehicle accident involving a passenger vehicle that veered off East River Road near the intersection of Ransom Road and ended up about 100 feet out into the Niagara River.
Buffalo Launch Club installation ceremony held
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 03:40 pm
The Buffalo Launch Club held its annual installation of officers following a brunch Sunday, Dec. 14.
Huth Road Elementary School annual Heritage Luncheon held
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 03:40 pm
From Peruvian spaghetti to Chinese nan gao, fourth-graders at Huth Road Elementary School had the opportunity to sample ethnic dishes from around the world at the annual Heritage Luncheon held last week.
Town advisory board building support for historic preservation law
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 03:35 pm
The Historic Preservation Advisory Board hopes to have an ordinance passed in the next few months that would establish regulations for the preservation of buildings that have historical significance.
Erie County Sheriff's Office: Suspect arrested for violent break-in
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 03:35 pm
Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports deputies arrested Adeela Bonavito, 35, of Buffalo, and have obtained a warrant for another subject's arrest for his role in a burglary Dec. 1.
Kaegebein Elementary School students take part in Hour of Code
Thu, Jan 8th 2015 03:25 pm
Students of Katherine Chadwick and Tricia McDonald at Kaegebein Elementary School joined in on the largest learning event in history: The Hour of Code Dec. 8-14. These students participated in The Hour of Code Friday, Dec. 12.
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.