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Welcome home: Final C-130 deployment for 914th Airlift Wing returns
Fri, Sep 23rd 2016 11:00 am
After a 40-year legacy, the C-130 Hercules aircraft made their final return to the 914th Airlift Wing on Sunday.
North Tonawanda: Residents raise concerns on roads
Fri, Sep 23rd 2016 10:55 am
Road conditions were again a topic of concern for residents at Tuesday's North Tonawanda Common Council meeting. But the subject of the complaints, regarding a short stretch on Ridge Road from the Meals on Wheels to Payne Avenue, is not the responsibility of the city.
'Dancing with the Stars': 12 remaining celebrities are pitted against each other in all-new 'Face Off'
Fri, Sep 23rd 2016 10:10 am
A brand-new theme night comes to "Dancing with the Stars," as the 12 remaining celebrities find themselves pitted against each other in a quest to keep themselves immune from elimination. "Face Off" night comes to "Dancing with the Stars," live, Monday, Sept. 26 (8-9 p.m. EDT), on the ABC Television Network.
'The Chew' offers show-stopping dishes, no-hassle elegance, celebrity guests galore
Fri, Sep 23rd 2016 10:10 am
ABC's Emmy Award-winning "The Chew," and hosts Mario Batali, Michael Symon, Clinton Kelly, Daphne Oz and Carla Hall, celebrate autumn, welcoming celebrities from TV, film and music and the culinary world, and sharing their seamless and sensational tips for cooking and entertaining.
No. 1 new show of summer, 'Better Late Than Never,' packs its bags for season 2
Thu, Sep 22nd 2016 08:00 pm
The boys are back! Summer's No. 1 new broadcast series, "Better Late Than Never," is returning for a second season.
Geissler awarded
Thu, Sep 22nd 2016 08:00 pm
A well-known area artist has received another award for her narrative sculpture - this time in New York City at the prestigious Salmagundi Club in Manhattan, site of the 103rd annual exhibit of the Allied Artists of America.
Ortt presents $50,000 to Lockport City School District for 'TechMobile'
Thu, Sep 22nd 2016 08:00 pm
New York State Sen. Rob Ortt presented a ceremonial check Thursday to the Lockport City School District in the amount of $50,000 to help purchase a van that'll be used as a "TechMobile."
Schneiderman announces criminal charges against SUNY Polytechnic president and a major Capital Region real estate developer in alleged bid-rigging scheme
Thu, Sep 22nd 2016 07:40 pm
Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced the filing of a felony complaint charging two individuals for a scheme to rig the bidding process for three multimillion-dollar contracts.
Buffalo Zoo receives Nature Play Grant from Disney
Thu, Sep 22nd 2016 07:35 pm
The Buffalo Zoo has been awarded a grant to enhance its nature play offerings. The Association of Zoos & Aquariums awarded the "Nature Play Begins at Your Zoo & Aquarium" grants to 30 institutions around the country.
'let there be light., newest audio & visual collection from Hillsong Worship, to ignite Oct. 14
Thu, Sep 22nd 2016 05:05 pm
Recorded live at the annual Hillsong Conference in Sydney, Australia, Hillsong Worship's latest CD/DVD, "let there be light.", will release on Oct. 14.
Poloncarz, officials unveil 'Ready Erie' app
Thu, Sep 22nd 2016 05:00 pm
Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz was joined Thursday by Commissioner of Emergency Services Daniel Neaverth Jr. and emergency services personnel at the Public Safety Campus in Buffalo to unveil the new "Ready Erie" app.
New Aquarium of Niagara event: 'Octopus Day'
Thu, Sep 22nd 2016 05:00 pm
The Aquarium of Niagara is debuting a new event for families and children.
Community philanthropist and restaurateur Russell Salvatore to lead 4th annual 'Suneel's Celebrity Gala'
Thu, Sep 22nd 2016 05:00 pm
Suneel's Light is a Western New York nonprofit foundation with the mission of raising funds for research that will lead to a cure of Duchenne muscular dystrophy, and to increase public awareness of the genetic disease.
Wheatfield Planning Board approves National Fuel's dehydration facility site plan
Thu, Sep 22nd 2016 04:35 pm
After many months of discussion and public information meetings between residents, local officials and National Fuel reps., the Town of Wheatfield Planning Board approved the site plan for National Fuel's natural gas dehydration facility on Wednesday.
Second annual Autumn Classic Disc Golf Tournament at Porter on the Lake
Thu, Sep 22nd 2016 07:00 am
The Autumn Classic Disc Golf Tournament will take place Saturday, Oct. 1, at Porter on the Lake, 3025 Dietz Road, Youngstown.
Niagara Falls Blues Festival
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 06:00 pm
Despite some heavy rains, particularly on Saturday evening, the seventh annual Niagara Falls Blues Festival was a hit throughout the weekend, with thousands of visitors partaking in quality entertainment on Old Falls Street.
'Midnight, Texas,' 'Emerald City' and 'Timeless' are in a New York state of mind as they meet their fans at Big Apple Comic Con
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 04:05 pm
NBC and Universal Television will be heading to the Javits Center for New York Comic Con with three new dramas: "Timeless," which premieres Monday, Oct. 10, at 10 p.m.; "Emerald City," which launches with a special two-hour event at 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 6; and "Midnight, Texas," which will begin later in midseason.
ABC's 'S.H.I.E.L.D.' opens 4th season with biggest audience since December
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 02:50 pm
Shifting to its new, one-hour later 10 o'clock time period, ABC's fourth season premiere of "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." built on its May finale (on May 17) by 20 percent in total viewers (3.6 million vs. 3.0 million) and by 10 percent in adults 18-49 (1.1/4 vs. 1.0/4).
USA Network to televise 'Beverly Hills Dog Show Presented by Purina'
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 02:50 pm
USA Network will broadcast the Beverly Hills Dog Show for the first time ever as part of a new partnership with the Kennel Club of Beverly Hills.
Kim Pegula & Baked Cupcakery unveil One Buffalo Cupcake
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 02:50 pm
Kim Pegula, together with Tara and Jonathan Bondi of Baked Cupcakery, today announced the creation of the One Buffalo Cupcake in a luncheon event at Beaver Island's River Grill, near Baked Cupcakery's Grand Island store.
Olympic ice, 'Barrel of Laughs,' music & more at Seneca Resorts & Casinos
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 02:15 pm
The Bear's Den Showroom at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino presents The Diamonds: "Silver Bells & Diamonds," "An Evening with Edwin McCain," Mary Wilson of the Supremes, plus Nick DiPaolo and Robert Kelly as part of the "Barrel of Laughs" comedy series.
Kinetic Kitchen & Bath fighting cancer through fundraiser
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 01:55 pm
"Flashes of Hope," the third annual Kinetic Kitchen & Bath fundraiser, is set for Friday, Oct. 7. The event, which targets childhood cancer, is slated to run from 4-8 p.m. at Kinetic, 1655 Fashion Outlet Blvd., Niagara Falls.
Oinktoberfest BBQ competition highlights 21st annual Fall Festival at Great Pumpkin Farm in Clarence
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 01:50 pm
The Great Pumpkin Farm's Fall Festival annually pays homage to all that's delicious about BBQ by hosting New York state's longest continually running barbecue competition: Oinktoberfest.
Niagara USA soaked in another successful season
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 01:25 pm
The Niagara Tourism and Convention Corporation announced Wednesday that, as the summer season comes to a close, visitation to Niagara USA has once again hit an all-time high.
Dallas Cowboys & rookie QB Dak Prescott host Alshon Jeffery & Chicago Bears on NBC's 'Sunday Night Football'
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 01:15 pm
NBC Sports continues its presentation of "Sunday Night Football" this week as the Dallas Cowboys and rookie QB Dak Prescott host Alshon Jeffery and the Chicago Bears at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Coverage begins with "Football Night in America" at 7 p.m. ET.
Maggios to chair 2016 Harvest Festival for Hospice Buffalo
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 01:10 pm
Mr. and Mrs. William Maggio of Buffalo have been selected as chair couple of Hospice Buffalo's 16th annual Harvest Fest, a celebration of hospice, friends and family. The theme for this year's gala is "A Season of Change." The event will be held Friday, Oct. 21, at the Hyatt Regency Buffalo.
Buffalo Philharmonic delivering toys to Women & Children's Hospital
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 01:10 pm
The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra is providing cheer for the young patients at Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo.
DEC: Peace Bridge air quality study finds conditions meet federal standards
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 01:10 pm
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation announced today the results of an extensive air monitoring study conducted on the west side of Buffalo near the U.S. Peace Bridge Plaza indicate air quality in this area is consistent with levels found in other similarly sized metropolitan areas, and meets federal standards.
Lewiston Lions kick-off season with speakers from Tuscarora School
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 01:10 pm
The Lewiston Community Lions Club kicked off its new membership season with guest speakers from the Tuscarora School.
Moving Day shows how movement helps battle Parkinson's
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 01:05 pm
The National Parkinson Foundation of Western New York (NPFWNY) celebrated its fifth annual Moving Day on Sunday, Sept. 11. Approximately 650 participants filled Coca Cola Field before departing on this fundraising walk along Buffalo's waterfront.
Higgins to host Service Academy Night
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 01:05 pm
Congressman Brian Higgins will host Academy Night 2016, an opportunity for high school students, families, school administrators and counselors to find out more about service academy institutions, programs and the application process.
New York State Parks seeks police officer candidates
Wed, Sep 21st 2016 01:05 pm
The New York State Park Police are seeking candidates interested in a rewarding law enforcement career in the New York State park system.
Citizens & Saints releases highly praised album, 'A Mirror Dimly'
Tue, Sep 20th 2016 05:40 pm
Citizens & Saints dropped their highly praised third studio album, "A Mirror Dimly," last Friday, Sept. 16.
Buffalo Sabres: 'Party in the Plaza' set for Oct. 13
Tue, Sep 20th 2016 05:40 pm
The Buffalo Sabres have announced plans for "Party in the Plaza," which will take place prior to the team's season opener against the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday, Oct. 13. The event will be held in Tops Alumni Plaza from 5-6:30 p.m.
Paddle wheeler helps passengers cruise Niagara River in style
Tue, Sep 20th 2016 05:35 pm
Visitors looking for a unique way to soak up the beauty of the Niagara River can do so from the decks of a New Orleans-style paddle wheeler this fall.
UB Center for the Arts Executive Director Thomas Burrows announces retirement
Tue, Sep 20th 2016 05:35 pm
Thomas Burrows, executive director of the University at Buffalo's Center for the Arts, has announced his retirement after 20 years leading the organization. He will depart the UBCFA on Sept. 30.
EC Senior Services 'University Express' presents extensive fall 2016 semester
Tue, Sep 20th 2016 05:35 pm
The Erie County Department of Senior Services' Retired & Senior Volunteer Program ("RSVP") has announced the fall 2016 "University Express" lifelong learning program is now accepting registrations from seniors interested in taking one or more of the classes offered.
Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito to speak at UB School of Law event in downtown Buffalo
Tue, Sep 20th 2016 05:35 pm
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel A. Alito Jr. will speak in Buffalo. The University at Buffalo School of Law is hosting Alito's Oct. 20 appearance at Shea's Performing Arts Center.
Buffalo Niagara Brewers rolls out events, activities for 7th annual 'Buffalo Beer Week'
Tue, Sep 20th 2016 05:35 pm
The Buffalo Niagara Brewers Association unveiled the various events and activities for the seventh annual "Buffalo Beer Week," which will be held from Friday, Sept. 23, through Sunday, Oct. 2.
Cub Scout Pack 829's 'Recruitment Night' at Porter-on-the-Lake
Tue, Sep 20th 2016 05:30 pm
Youngstown Cub Scout Pack 829 invites boys in first- through fifth-grade and their families to learn more about the group and its activities at a free information and recruitment gathering at Porter-on-the-Lake on Dietz Road in the Town of Porter. The event runs from 6-8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 25.