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Washington Generals look for landmark victory over Harlem Globetrotters in Buffalo
Sat, Nov 8th 2014 07:00 am
The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring some of the greatest athletes and entertainers on the planet, will bring their unrivaled family show to the First Niagara Center in Buffalo at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, during the Harlem Globetrotters 2015 "Washington Generals' Revenge Tour."
Tickets available for 'Breakfast with Santa' at Buffalo Zoo
Fri, Nov 7th 2014 07:00 am
The Buffalo Zoo invites readers to celebrate the holidays with Santa and the zoo animals.
PRSA Buffalo Niagara Chapter's 2014 annual meeting to feature 43North
Fri, Nov 7th 2014 07:00 am
As part of its 2014 annual meeting, The Buffalo Niagara Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America will present "Eyes on the Million Dollar Prize: Bringing 43North & Buffalo to the World."
Wheatfield passes budget
Fri, Nov 7th 2014 07:00 am
The Town of Wheatfield adopted its 2015 preliminary budget at Monday's Town Board meeting.
Lions and Lioness clubs to hold veterans with ceremony
Fri, Nov 7th 2014 07:00 am
Brownie Scouts from Troop 7008 present flags and lapel pins to veterans at last year's ceremony.
N-W senior attends leadership training in Washington, DC
Fri, Nov 7th 2014 07:00 am
Niagara-Wheatfield senior Ray Delucci was named the New York State SkillsUSA Secretary last year thanks to his education at the Niagara Career and Technical Education Center.
Centuries-old Sanborn American Legion Building moves to a new home
Thu, Nov 6th 2014 06:35 pm
The Sanborn American Legion Building has almost two centuries of history behind it. Most recently, the 189-year-old building was the 60-year home of the Sanborn American Legion Post 969, prior to their gifting to the Sanborn Area Historical Society in 2012.
Third annual Music 4 Missions concert Saturday
Thu, Nov 6th 2014 06:35 pm
The third annual Music 4 Missions concert will take place at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, at Forestview Church of God, 1250 Saunders Settlement Road, Niagara Falls.
A bright night at Electric Lights Parade
Thu, Nov 6th 2014 06:30 pm
Military Road was filled with lights and music Saturday, Nov. 1, as the Town of Niagara conducted its annual Electric Lights Parade.
Lee Wallace elected Town of Niagara supervisor
Thu, Nov 6th 2014 06:25 pm
The votes are in, the polls are closed, and Lee Wallace has been elected as the Town of Niagara's new supervisor.
'White Collar': More Mozzie in final season
Thu, Nov 6th 2014 01:40 pm
"White Collar's" Mozzie is an international man of mystery. The show's most mysterious character isn't one to offer personal details unless necessary.
Artpark announces on-school-time children's theater musical production 'Rapunzel! Rapunzel! A Very Hairy Fairy Tale'
Wed, Nov 5th 2014 02:55 pm
"Rapunzel! Rapunzel! A Very Hairy Fairy Tale" will be presented as Artpark & Company's annual springtime on-school-time children's theater offering. Casa Manana Theatre of Fort Worth, Texas, will present two Mainstage Theater performances May 5, 2015 (10 a.m. and noon).
Hockey Fights Cancer night in Buffalo slated for Nov. 7
Wed, Nov 5th 2014 02:15 pm
The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team will again take part in the NHL Hockey Fights Cancer program during the team's home game, presented by ECMC, Friday, Nov. 7, at 7 p.m. against the Edmonton Oilers.
River Lea Quilters Guild holds 'River Lea Inspirations'
Wed, Nov 5th 2014 02:05 pm
Money raised at the biennial River Lea Quilters Guild show held over the weekend at Byblos Niagara Resort & Spa will support Carolyn's House in Niagara Falls, and the Grand Island Fire Co. Charity work is part of the fabric of the club, which meets in the Grand Island High School large cafeteria on the third Tuesday of the month.
Masters, Watt part of inaugural class of Section VI Hall of Fame
Wed, Nov 5th 2014 02:00 pm
Grand Island Vikings athlete Stacey Schroeder-Watt and coach Gene Masters have been selected as part of the inaugural class of the Section VI Athletic Hall of Fame.
Connor Middle School: Let's make cake!
Wed, Nov 5th 2014 02:00 pm
Friday, Nov. 14, Veronica E. Connor Middle School will host Connor Family Fun Night (formerly known as International Night). Event organizers are looking for cake and cupcake donations for the cake walk.
St. Stephen School: Students win GIFC ride to school on a fire truck
Wed, Nov 5th 2014 02:00 pm
On Thursday, Oct. 23, St. Stephen School students were selected for a special ride to school by the Grand Island Fire Co.
Lucky NYer wins Mega Millions
Wed, Nov 5th 2014 01:15 pm
The New York Lottery today confirmed a jackpot-winning ticket for the Nov. 4 Mega Millions drawing was purchased at the Valero gas station at 2580 Route 302 in Middletown.
HARBORCENTER announces corporate partners
Wed, Nov 5th 2014 11:40 am
HARBORCENTER President John R. Koelmel today announced a portfolio of corporate partnerships for the hockey and entertainment complex.
Whalen bringing disability awareness training to first responders in Arkansas, New Jersey
Wed, Nov 5th 2014 09:05 am
Arkansas will soon join New York as the only states in the country to provide comprehensive disability awareness training to its first responders.
Election: Panepinto tops Stocker, Grisanti
Wed, Nov 5th 2014 08:40 am
Unofficial election results in the 60th Senate District show Democrat Marc Panepinto the top vote-getter with 17,491 votes. Republican Kevin Stocker, who defeated incumbent Mark Grisanti in the primary, finished second with 15,431 votes. Grisanti tallied 14,835 votes. Conservative Tim Gallagher took 4,310 votes.
Election: Ortt to replace Maziarz
Wed, Nov 5th 2014 08:30 am
Republican City of North Tonawanda Mayor Robert Ortt has defeated Niagara Falls Democrat Johnny Destino to lay claim to George Maziarz's State Senate seat. Unofficial election results show Ortt claiming 45,485 votes to top Destino's 20,564 votes.
Niagara County Department of Health, Department for the Aging to offer free diabetes self-management workshops
Wed, Nov 5th 2014 07:00 am
The Niagara County Department of Health nursing division, in partnership with the Niagara County Department for the Aging, is offering free diabetes self-management workshops throughout Niagara County.
National Grid to implement additional measures to help stabilize electricity bills
Wed, Nov 5th 2014 07:00 am
National Grid has received approval to implement a number of changes to help mitigate the effect of dramatic swings in monthly electricity supply prices for its upstate New York customers if there is a repeat of last season's wild weather.
Heart of Niagara Animal Rescue at Walden Galleria this weekend
Wed, Nov 5th 2014 07:00 am
Heart of Niagara Animal Rescue will be present at Walden Galleria Mall, lower level, with its adoptable dogs this Saturday and Sunday (10 a.m. to 3 p.m. both days).
Election: Ortt claims victory
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 10:40 pm
Republican City of North Tonawanda Mayor Robert Ortt has proclaimed himself the winner of the 62nd District State Senate seat soon to be vacated by longtime incumbent George Maziarz.
Election: Wallace edges Schildhauer in Town of Niagara
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 10:05 pm
Unofficial Election Day results show Democrat Lee Wallace narrowly defeating Republican Donald E. Schildhauer by a little less than 100 votes (948-851) in the Town of Niagara supervisor race.
Election: GOP victorious in Lewiston
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 10:00 pm
Unofficial Election Day results in the Town of Lewiston show Republican Beth Ceretto defeating Democrat David Sanchez by a more than 400 votes (2,485-2,039). Ceretto, wife of re-elected Assemblyman John Ceretto, who ran unopposed, will serve a three-year term.
Taylor Swift to perform at 2014 American Music Awards
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 07:55 pm
ABC and dick clark productions announced seven-time Grammy winner Taylor Swift will take to the stage at the American Music Awards for the world premiere performance of her new single "Blank Space."
Lighthouse Café welcomes Keri Cardinale
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 07:55 pm
Keri Cardinale returns to The Lighthouse Café, 555 Davison Road, Lockport, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15. She is a talented Christian vocalist who has appeared throughout Western New York.
Evan Lysacek returns to 'Stars on Ice'; Olympic gold medalists Meryl Davis and Charlie White to perform
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 07:55 pm
The artistry, romance and athleticism of skaters dancing on ice have always been a magnetic beam, mesmerizing those who watch into an awe-inspired trance. The 2015 "Stars on Ice" tour will celebrate America's love of dancing on ice with many of the top medalists from the past two Winter Olympic games.
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy to headline Memorial's Premier
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 07:55 pm
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center's marquee event, the 11th annual Premier, will swing, jive and hop to the music of Big Bad Voodoo Daddy.
'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' presents weeklong U2 event Nov. 17-21
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 07:55 pm
The biggest band in the world will join forces with the biggest name in late night when U2 appears on NBC's "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" for an unprecedented weeklong event taking place Nov. 17-21.
ABC to air Charles Schulz' animated classic 'A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving,' Wednesday, Nov. 26
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 07:55 pm
The ABC Television Network will kick off the holiday season with the classic half-hour animated Peanuts special, "A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving," Wednesday Nov. 26 (8-9 p.m. ET), on ABC.
OUN fine art reception
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 07:55 pm
A reception and exhibition celebrating the grant-funded "Expanding the Scope of Fine Arts Programming Through Visual, Music & Theater Arts" workshops and activities created through the fine arts program at Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara will be held Thursday, Nov. 13.
'Dancing with the Stars: Live!' tour kicks off in Niagara Falls Dec. 27
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 07:55 pm
Starting this December, "Dancing with the Stars," ABC's top-rated entertainment show, produced by BBC Worldwide Productions, is bringing a one-of-a-kind touring production throughout North America.
AAA offers tips for drivers to avoid animal-related crashes
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 07:40 pm
When it comes to destruction, don't ignore the ability of animals to put a serious dent in your vehicle, if not destroy it completely. The Insurance Information Institute reports animals (primarily deer) caused more than 1.2 million collisions with vehicles between July 2012 and June 2013.
Community Services for the Developmentally Disabled celebrates 25 years of service
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 07:40 pm
Community Services for the Developmentally Disabled will commemorate its 25th anniversary Nov. 7 at Templeton Landing.
Celebrating Catholic education
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 07:40 pm
The Catholic Schools of Niagara County celebrated Catholic education Monday, Oct. 27.
It's a parade of reptiles at Aquarium of Niagara for annual 'Reptile Experience'
Tue, Nov 4th 2014 07:40 pm
It's not all creepy crawlies when Jeff Musial of Nickel City Reptiles and Exotics makes his annual appearance at the Aquarium of Niagara.