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Grand Island: Gus Macker weekend a slam dunk
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 05:10 pm
Corey McGowan said he is ready to run another hoops tourney right away following the weekend's Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament.
Father's Day Lawn Mower Races June 18
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 05:05 pm
The committee organizing the annual Grand Island Father's Day Lawn Mower Race and Kevin Doring Memorial 5K Run/Walk meet to plan the event, which will take place Saturday, June 18, on the West River Parkway.
Miracle League inducts 3 into Hall of Fame
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 05:05 pm
During Opening Day ceremonies Sunday in Veterans Park, the Miracle League of Grand Island and WNY inducted the first three players into the Miracle League Hall of Fame.
Can you help: Craniofacial Center of WNY
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 04:50 pm
On Monday, July 18, the Miles For Smiles Organization will host its 13th annual wine tasting fundraiser from 6-9 p.m. on the waterfront at AcQua Restaurant & Banquets, 2192 Niagara St., Buffalo.
You & Me debuts on Center Street
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 04:45 pm
On Friday, Laura Falsetti welcomed the public to You & Me, her new boutique at 467 Center St., Lewiston (former site of Angel to Apple). Falsetti hosted an initial showcase with complimentary cocktails and opportunities to win prizes.
Obit: Donald J. Farley
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 04:00 pm
Grand Island resident Donald J. Farley entered into rest June 5, 2016.
10 Mile Garage Sale this weekend; maps available
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 11:25 am
Folks wasted no time Friday morning in heading to street sales like this one on North Fifth Street.
'Descendants 2' greenlit, sequel to Disney Channel's global hit
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 11:20 am
The imaginative story about the teenage sons and daughters of Disney's most infamous villains will continue in "Descendants 2," a Disney Channel Original Movie set to begin production this summer for a 2017 premiere.
Main carousel returns to Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 11:10 am
The 100-year-old carousel at North Tonawanda's Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum has been reassembled and is back in operation after it was taken down for repair.
Pappas volunteers with Meals on Wheels
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 11:10 am
North Tonawanda Mayor Arthur G. Pappas recently helped deliver meals with volunteers from Twin Cities Meals on Wheels.
Timberland to open at Fashion Outlets
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 11:10 am
Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls announced outdoor lifestyle brand Timberland's grand opening is taking place today.
Wheatfield fishing derby set for June 18
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 11:05 am
The Town of Wheatfield Fishing Derby will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 18, at the Fairmount Park pond.
Town of Wheatfield: Quasar appeals court ruling on town's biosolids law
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 11:05 am
Quasar Energy Group announced Monday it has filed an appeal of State Supreme court Justice Frank Caruso's ruling on the Town of Wheatfield's biosolids law. Last month, Caruso ruled the law, which bans the spread of human waste byproducts on town land, is legal.
Town of Wheatfield: Task force suggests more commercial zoning along Niagara Falls Boulevard
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 11:05 am
The Town of Wheatfield, with suggestions from the town's comprehensive task force, may consider zoning more area commercial along Niagara Falls Boulevard.
North Tonawanda Common Council OKs, supports Canal Fest in July
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 11:05 am
Don't look now, but Canal Fest is right around the corner.
Town of Niagara: 'Music Mania Mondays' return with bigger acts, more offerings
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 11:00 am
The Town of Niagara is about to unleash its biggest outdoor "Music Mania Mondays" concert series ever at Veterans Memorial Community Park.
Fairy House Festival expands at Artpark
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 10:40 am
Artpark's annual Fairy House Festival is always filled with whimsy and wonder. This year, the event will transform into a two-day celebration featuring performances by international street theater groups, visual and interactive art experiences, storytelling and more.
Finalists announced in 2016 JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 10:35 am
After two nights of semifinals, the judges of the 2016 JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto competition have selected three finalists.
ABC to develop live musical event 'For The Record Live'
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 10:35 am
ABC, dick clark productions and For The Record are partnering to develop "For The Record Live," a unique, genre-bending production turning the soundtracks of iconic filmmakers into thrilling, immersive live-entertainment events.
NYS offers tax break for many odd jobs and household projects
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 10:35 am
The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance reminds New Yorkers they aren't required to pay sales tax for odd jobs and projects done on their property when the work is done by someone who's not operating in a regular trade or business.
Empower recognizes Ortt for work on behalf of individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 10:35 am
Empower, the not-for-profit organization formerly known as Niagara Cerebral Palsy, will award New York State Sen. Robert G. Ortt the Chairman's Award at its annual golf tournament June 27 at Niagara Frontier Country Club in Youngstown.
Canalside VIP tent featuring (716) catering open for bookings
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 10:05 am
The Canalside VIP tent is officially open for private bookings. Canalside's new, upscale VIP tent is catered by (716) Food and Sport and offers a wide variety of menu items, including restaurant favorites, along with an extensive collection of beer, wine and cocktails.
Ortt's bill to create level playing field among NFTA passes in Senate
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 10:05 am
State Sen. Rob Ortt, R-C-I-North Tonawanda, announced the New York State Senate unanimously passed his legislation that would ensure Niagara County residents have a voice on the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority board.
Nonprofits have until June 15 to register for J. Fitzgerald Group's 'CreateAthon'
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 10:05 am
J. Fitzgerald Group, an international marketing and advertising firm based in Lockport, reminds the local nonprofit sector to submit applications for the ninth-annual WNY-area "CreateAthon."
Memorial announces Niagara Cup Classic winners
Fri, Jun 10th 2016 10:05 am
The 25th annual Niagara Cup Classic was held June 2 at the Niagara Falls Country Club and Seneca Hickory Stick golf courses.
'Raise a Hot Dog to Joan' returns to The Silo
Thu, Jun 9th 2016 06:15 pm
Joseph Pillittere Jr. will again honor his late mother, Joan, by giving away 500 of The Silo Restaurant's hot dogs from 11 a.m. until gone on Sunday, June 26.
Niagara University promotes two within office of veteran services
Thu, Jun 9th 2016 05:25 pm
The remarkable growth of programs and services that assist veterans and their families at Niagara University has prompted promotions for two members of the institution's office of veteran services.
Golisano Center for Community Health opens at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center
Thu, Jun 9th 2016 05:20 pm
On Thursday, officials from Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center and the Golisano Foundation celebrated the dedication and blessing of the Golisano Center for Community Health, the only outpatient center of its kind in Western New York and one of the very few in the U.S.
Cuomo: More than $17 million in funding to restore and enhance historic Niagara Falls State Park
Thu, Jun 9th 2016 03:30 pm
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced more than $17 million in state funding Thursday for improvements to restore and enhance the natural beauty of historic Niagara Falls State Park.
Niagara Scenic Parkway: Simonson's request leads to name change for Robert Moses Parkway
Thu, Jun 9th 2016 03:15 pm
After decades of debate, the Robert Moses Parkway is no more. Well, at least its name.
Summit View hosts local writer
Wed, Jun 8th 2016 04:45 pm
Michele DeLuca, feature editor at the Niagara Gazette, will be a guest of the Summit View Residents Association at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 21.
Old Falls Street's 2016 weekly series schedule announced
Wed, Jun 8th 2016 03:50 pm
A host of returning favorites are planned this summer on Old Falls Street, USA, including daily "Interactive Games," the "Legends Live on Old Falls Street" concert series, "Flicks on Old Falls" movie series, and "Free Family Fun on Saturday Afternoons."
Canalside to kickoff first concert of summer season; new safety measures
Wed, Jun 8th 2016 03:35 pm
Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp. and Canalside are excited to kick off another summer concert season. With the new season comes new, enhanced event protocols that will be put in place at the free Thursday concert series and other major events at Canalside.
Strawberry Fest at St. John's Episcopal
Wed, Jun 8th 2016 03:30 pm
St. John's Episcopal Church, overlooking the Niagara River on Main Street in Youngstown, will hold its annual Strawberry Fest from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, June 18.
Higgins announces new effort to speed border crossing for commercial vehicles at Peace Bridge
Wed, Jun 8th 2016 03:30 pm
Congressman Brian Higgins announced a new online pre-pay option for commercial vehicles made available by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, the latest effort to support a more efficient flow of traffic across the U.S./Canadian border crossings in Western New York.
NBC Olympics completes roster of reporters in Rio
Wed, Jun 8th 2016 03:30 pm
NBC Olympics welcomes six new reporters to its coverage from Rio: NBC News correspondents Anne Thompson, Craig Melvin, Gadi Schwartz and Jill Martin, along with NBC Sports Group's Rutledge Wood (NASCAR features reporter) and Dalen Cuff (CSN New England anchor and reporter). Alex Flanagan, who has worked four prior Olympics for NBC, returns as a reporter.
Household hazardous waste collection event comes to ECC South
Wed, Jun 8th 2016 03:25 pm
The Erie County Department of Environment and Planning, in cooperation with the Northeast Southtowns Solid Waste Management Board and Erie Community College, are preparing for a household hazardous waste collection event to be held from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, June 18, at the ECC South Campus in Orchard Park.
I do! I did! And I do again! It's official: Dolly Parton renews her vows of 50 years to Carl Dean
Wed, Jun 8th 2016 03:25 pm
Dolly Parton and Carl Dean, who recently celebrated a sweet milestone of 50 years of marriage, will be releasing photos from their renewal ceremony to the highest bidder to benefit children's charities.
First Niagara, Jericho Road Community Health Center partner to support local immigrant families
Tue, Jun 7th 2016 01:25 pm
The First Niagara Foundation is providing $10,000 in grant funding for Jericho Road Community Health Center's Vive Shelter to provide temporary shelter, food and access to legal assistance to people who have fled persecution in their home countries to seek asylum in the U.S.