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Greater Niagara FCU donates $1,000 to Child Advocacy Center of Niagara
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 04:55 pm
Greater Niagara Federal Credit Union President and CEO Carolyn DuBois, right, presented a check for $1,000 to Laura Kelemen, executive director of the Child Advocacy Center of Niagara.
'Star Wars Rebels' scores on Disney Channel and Disney XD
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 04:55 pm
The epic intergalactic adventure "Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion" - a television movie - delivered 6.5-million viewers in its premieres on Disney Channel and Disney XD around the world. In its U.S. premiere Friday (9 p.m.) on Disney Channel, it delivered 2.7 million total viewers and 1.3 million kids age 2-11, 918,000 kids age 6-11, 762,000 boys age 2-11 and 527,000 boys age 6-11.
United Way of Greater Niagara announces 'Zero donation' campaign goal
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 04:55 pm
With a renewed community impact strategy in place, United Way of Greater Niagara announced its "Zero donation" campaign goal for the 2014 community care campaign. Instead, leaders announced an "investment" campaign goal of $1.275 million, the organization's largest fundraising effort.
'The Voice' completes blind auditions as coaches ready their 48 artists for 'Battle Rounds'
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 04:55 pm
Coaches from NBC's Emmy Award-winning musical competition series "The Voice" have each selected their 12-member teams that will advance to the "Battle Rounds" phase of the competition.
TNT gets 'Grimm;' Drama network lands exclusive cable rights, starting in early 2015
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 04:55 pm
"Grimm" is coming to TNT. The top-rated drama network has closed a deal with NBCUniversal Television & New Media Distribution that gives TNT exclusive off-net cable rights to the hit series.
FASNY reminds New Yorkers of Fire Prevention Week
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 04:00 pm
In observance of both National Fire Prevention Month and National Fire Prevention Week, the Firemen's Association of the State of New York is asking New Yorkers to remember and re-learn basic fire safety rules that can help save lives.
Buddy Guy to perform at UB Center for the Arts
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 03:55 pm
The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo, will present Buddy Guy at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 22, 2015, in the Mainstage Theatre, located at the Center for the Arts, North Campus. Tickets, priced at $49 and $39, go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday.
Competitors face the heat in new Food Network series 'Kitchen Inferno'
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 03:55 pm
Host Curtis Stone turns up the heat in new Food Network primetime culinary competition "Kitchen Inferno," premiering Wednesday, Nov. 5, at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
CMA Awards adds Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 03:55 pm
Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw have been added to the list of performers for the 48th Annual CMA Awards, which airs live on ABC Wednesday, Nov. 5 (9 p.m. ET), from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee.
Brian Gionta named Buffalo Sabres captain
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 03:55 pm
Buffalo Sabres head coach Ted Nolan today announced he named forward Brian Gionta team captain. Nolan also announced he has selected defenseman Josh Gorges and forward Matt Moulson as the team's alternate captains.
NCIDA to vote on application for assistance for former Summit Park Mall
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 03:55 pm
The Niagara County Industrial Development Agency board of directors will vote on an application for assistance from the Summit Outlets LP at its 9 a.m. board meeting Wednesday.
Buffalo Sabres assign Dalpe, Grigorenko to Rochester
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 03:50 pm
The Buffalo Sabres assigned forwards Zac Dalpe (pending waivers) and Mikhail Grigorenko to the Rochester Americans of the AHL.
Tragically Hip headed to Buffalo
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 03:30 pm
Western New York's favorite band is returning next spring.
Laurie Berkner is on tour for the holidays and headed to North Tonawanda
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 03:25 pm
Children's music superstar and preschool television favorite Laurie Berkner is having a busy fall, with both solo and Laurie Berkner Band holiday shows scheduled for November and December, preceded by the October release of her ninth album, a compilation of greatest hits titled "The Ultimate Laurie Berkner Band Collection."
Village of Lewiston appoints new clerk
Tue, Oct 7th 2014 11:05 am
The Village of Lewiston Board of Trustees appointed a new clerk/treasurer Monday following an executive session to discuss the open position.
New look to NFP website
Mon, Oct 6th 2014 04:40 pm
Thanks for your patience as we transition into our new look! As we complete the switch, feel free to read our news stories and look at our photo galleries.
'The Voice': Meet week two standouts Katriz Trinidad, Jean Kelley and Mia Pfirrman
Mon, Oct 6th 2014 02:10 pm
Season seven of NBC's "The Voice" started to ramp up in week two with solid performances from a trio of singers who could win the competition.
NU Theatre presents Tony-Award-winning 'Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street'
Mon, Oct 6th 2014 11:15 am
Just perfect for the dark nights of autumn, from Nov. 6-16, NU Theatre presents "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street" by Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler.
GCC supports domestic violence awareness
Mon, Oct 6th 2014 11:15 am
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and on Wednesday, Oct. 15, all seven campus locations of Genesee Community College are taking part in a one-day project to shine the light on domestic violence through a number of purple-themed initiatives.
Original Pizza Logs coming to First Niagara Center
Mon, Oct 6th 2014 11:15 am
The Buffalo Sabres and Finger Food Products Inc. have announced a partnership that will bring Original Pizza Logs to First Niagara Center for Sabres games in the 2014-15 season.
John Legend, The Beach Boys, Smokey Robinson to perform at Fallsview Casino
Mon, Oct 6th 2014 11:00 am
Three of the music industry's most innovative artists are headed to Fallsview Casino in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.
Livia Satterfield shares Operation Christmas Child story of hope
Mon, Oct 6th 2014 10:10 am
Former Romanian orphan Livia Satterfield shared her story of redemption Saturday and Sunday with Western New York church and youth groups.
Sexual abuse arrest: Police broadening investigation of Iver Phallen
Sat, Oct 4th 2014 08:00 am
The Lewiston Police Department and New York State Police are broadening their investigation into a kidnapping-sexual abuse complaint that thus far has led to the arrest of a Lewiston man on multiple felony and misdemeanor charges, with more charges possible as new complaints come in.
Rivershore Gala
Sat, Oct 4th 2014 07:00 am
Rivershore Inc. hosted its fifth annual Rivershore Gala Wednesday at the Niagara Falls Country Club. Executive Director Jeff Sanderson updated the capacity crowd on what's happening within the OPWDD COMPASS provider, and informed guests the agency had become an affiliate of People Inc.
Youngstown events meeting
Sat, Oct 4th 2014 07:00 am
The Youngstown Business and Professional Association and the Village of Youngstown will host a community-wide meeting to coordinate special events for 2015.
Youngstown plans spirited stroll
Sat, Oct 4th 2014 07:00 am
Two Youngstown women plan to take their love of village history and give it a seasonal twist with "Youngstown Hauntings, Ghosts, Graveyards and Murders" on Oct. 11.
Combatting domestic violence in Niagara Falls
Sat, Oct 4th 2014 07:00 am
In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Family and Children's Service of Niagara Inc. joined with officials from the PASSAGE Shelter and Niagara Falls Police Department Wednesday to mark the first-ever Domestic Violence Ribbon Walk and "Unmasking Domestic Violence" art exhibit in the Cataract City.
Terry Crews, Ioan Gruffudd, Martina McBride, Little Big Town, Jacques Pepin and William Levy on 'The Chew'
Sat, Oct 4th 2014 07:00 am
"The Chew" welcomes Terry Crews ("Who Wants to Be a Millionaire"); Ioan Gruffudd ("Forever"); country music stars Martina McBride and Little Big Town, legendary celebrity chef Jacques Pepin and William Levy ("Addicted").
Jacobs awarded Sass Scholarship
Sat, Oct 4th 2014 07:00 am
Taraneh Jacobs was awarded the 2014 Ruth and William O. Sass, M.D. Scholarship.
Robert Downey Jr. and Steve Carell visit 'LIVE with Kelly and Michael'
Sat, Oct 4th 2014 07:00 am
Robert Downey Jr. stops by to chat about the film "The Judge."
NFHA offers extended pre-K program
Sat, Oct 4th 2014 07:00 am
The Niagara Falls Housing Authority, in collaboration with the Niagara Falls City School District, is now accepting applications for the universal pre-kindergarten extended program. Children attending the program must be 4 years old by Dec. 1.
'Give for Greatness' 2014 grant applications now being accepted
Sat, Oct 4th 2014 07:00 am
Grant applications are now being accepted for "Give for Greatness" 2014 general operating support. Fifteen grants in the amount of $1,000 each will be distributed thanks to the "Lawyers for the Arts" event held earlier this year.
Buffalo Sabres announce 'Kids Day'
Sat, Oct 4th 2014 07:00 am
The Buffalo Sabres have announced the team will offer special ticket pricing for "Kids Day," sponsored by Perry's Ice Cream, for the team's game at 3 p.m. Monday, Oct. 13, against the Anaheim Ducks.
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation fundraiser at Salvatore's
Sat, Oct 4th 2014 07:00 am
The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation announces its 2014 fundraiser to benefit JDRF programs. "Win for Diabetes - the 2014 Grapes & Hops Fall Fest" takes place 6:30-10:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10, at Salvatore's Italian Gardens, 6461 Transit Road in Depew.
Community Missions to hold community prayer service
Fri, Oct 3rd 2014 08:50 pm
Community Missions will hold an interfaith community prayer service Tuesday as part of the National Day of Prayer for Mental Illness Recovery and Understanding. The service will be held from 3:30-4:15 p.m. with light refreshments to follow the service.
Niagara University to recognize seven educational leaders during 2014 awards dinner
Fri, Oct 3rd 2014 08:30 pm
Niagara University's College of Education will recognize the contributions of seven educational leaders from the Western New York and Southern Ontario communities during its annual professional recognition ceremony this Thursday.
Hair's to you
Fri, Oct 3rd 2014 08:30 pm
This past Thursday, Sandy Santos, Complete Senior Care PACE participant and a Niagara Falls resident, had her head shaved by Complete Senior Care employee and breast cancer survivor Kim Williamson.
'The Voice': Taylor Swift named key adviser for 'Knockout' rounds
Fri, Oct 3rd 2014 08:20 pm
NBC's Emmy Award-winning musical-competition series "The Voice" has confirmed seven-time Grammy Award winner Taylor Swift as the key adviser for the current season. Swift will serve as the sole mentor for all of the artists on each of the four teams.
'Today' invades WWE 'Monday Night Raw' with Hoda Kotb, Kathie Lee Gifford, Joan Lunden
Fri, Oct 3rd 2014 08:20 pm
The lively, funny and entertaining co-stars of NBC "Today's" fourth hour are putting down their wine glasses and joining WWE as guest stars on "Monday Night Raw" at 8 p.m. Oct. 6 on the USA Network.
Welcome to Lewiston, Vita Bella
Fri, Oct 3rd 2014 08:20 pm
Vita Bella Photography held a ribbon-cutting for its new photography studio in the Village of Lewiston.