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Lewiston Town Board delves into the budget
Fri, Oct 16th 2015 04:45 pm
Town of Lewiston Finance Officer Martha Blazick got down to the nuts and bolts Thursday on Lewiston's $15.6 million tentative 2016 budget. A work session included going through revenue line items, Highway Department and town clerk's office expenditures, and offering greater clarity on overall management and spending practices.
Opportunities Unlimited celebrates greenhouse grand opening
Fri, Oct 16th 2015 04:45 pm
Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara, the Niagara County Chapter of NYSARC Inc., celebrated the ribbon-cutting and grand opening of the Covanta Energy Greenhouse on Monday, at the agency's location in Wheatfield.
Interview: Peter Cetera brings hits to Fallsview Casino
Fri, Oct 16th 2015 01:25 pm
Peter Cetera loves his band. ... No, not that one.
Dr. Ahmed joins forces with RPCI to establish Roswell Park Hematology Oncology of Niagara
Fri, Oct 16th 2015 01:05 pm
One of the most experienced and trusted oncology practices in Niagara County has added services and resources through a new affiliation with Roswell Park Cancer Institute.
Niagara University receives research grant from American Chemical Society
Fri, Oct 16th 2015 01:00 pm
Niagara University has received a $55,000 grant from the American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund for undergraduate research.
Paving will force one-day entrance closing at Mount St. Mary's Hospital
Fri, Oct 16th 2015 01:00 pm
On Tuesday, Oct. 20, the north entrance and adjacent parking spaces to Mount St. Mary's Hospital from Military Road will be closed for paving.
'Scary Face Pancakes' return to haunt IHOP restaurants all October long
Fri, Oct 16th 2015 01:00 pm
Guests might think that IHOP stands for "International House of Poltergeists" this October, with the return of "Scary Face Pancakes" to the "Just for Kids" menu.
Family Wellness Festival set for Oct. 28 at North Tonawanda Public Library
Fri, Oct 16th 2015 01:00 pm
The River Road Primary Care Center will host its first-ever Family Wellness Festival from 5-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, at the North Tonawanda Public Library, 505 Meadow Drive.
Niagara Catholic partners with Catholic Academy, St. Peter's and Stella to Celebrate Catholic Education
Thu, Oct 15th 2015 04:25 pm
On Monday, Oct. 26, Niagara Catholic Jr. / Sr. High School will host its annual Celebrate Catholic Education in Niagara dinner. The 5:30 p.m. event will be held at Antonio's Restaurant, Conference & Banquet Center, located at 7708 Niagara Falls Blvd.
Poloncarz presents 2016 Erie County proposed budget
Thu, Oct 15th 2015 04:25 pm
Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz presented his fiscal year 2016 proposed Erie County budget Thursday, which, he said, maintains and strengthens Erie County's quality-of-life services and programs, funds the repair of roads and infrastructure, and provides support for multiple economic development initiatives while holding the line on taxes.
3rd annual Lucy Town Half Marathon, 5K and Univera Kids 2K celebrates successful weekend
Thu, Oct 15th 2015 04:25 pm
The National Comedy Center announced more than 700 runners participated last weekend in the third annual Lucy Town Half Marathon, 5K and Univera Kids 2K, including runners from 24 different states.
Antiques and fine arts auction to benefit Community Missions
Thu, Oct 15th 2015 04:25 pm
Community Missions will have its annual antiques and fine arts auction Sunday, Nov. 8, at the First Presbyterian Church in Youngstown, 100 Church St.
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center: New rapid response team will benefit patients dealing with chronic disease
Thu, Oct 15th 2015 03:00 pm
People with chronic conditions such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, congestive heart failure and bacterial pneumonia now have a new care option.
Thousands unite to finish the fight against breast cancer
Thu, Oct 15th 2015 02:50 pm
Thousands of local breast cancer survivors, caregivers, volunteers and corporate and community members will unite Saturday to help finish the fight against breast cancer at the American Cancer Society's "Making Strides Against Breast Cancer" 3K walk.
New England Patriots visit Indianapolis Colts in AFC Championship rematch on NBC's 'Sunday Night Football'
Thu, Oct 15th 2015 02:50 pm
In a rematch of last year's AFC Championship Game, Andrew Luck and the first-place Indianapolis Colts (AFC South, 3-2) host Tom Brady and the first-place New England Patriots (AFC East, 4-0) at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana, on NBC's "Sunday Night Football."
Sequel in development for Disney Channel's hit movie 'Descendants'
Thu, Oct 15th 2015 02:50 pm
As fan fervor for Disney's "Descendants" grows around the world, a sequel script has been commissioned from the movie's screenwriters, Sara Parriott and Josann McGibbon, who will also serve as executive producers on the project, "Descendants 2" (working title).
Schoellkopf Health Center celebrates $1.5 million upgrade
Thu, Oct 15th 2015 02:05 pm
The Schoellkopf Health Center today celebrated the completion of more than $1.5 million in upgrades to the 120-bed facility.
NT teachers seek long-awaited contract
Wed, Oct 14th 2015 11:00 pm
On the evening of Oct. 7, more than 150 North Tonawanda teachers gathered outside a school board meeting, signs in hand, expressing their unified message: After waiting more than four years, they want a contract that can give them more than what they've been dealt.
'Alvin and The Chipmunks: Live On Stage' at UB
Wed, Oct 14th 2015 05:25 pm
The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo presents "Alvin and The Chipmunks: Live On Stage" at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 2. Tickets are $36.50, $31.50 and $26.50. A VIP meet-and-greet is available for an additional $25.
Memorial Medical Center schedules flu shot clinics
Wed, Oct 14th 2015 05:25 pm
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center will conduct flu shot clinics for adults 18 and older from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22, and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24.
New life, new business highlight grand opening of North Youngmann Commerce Center
Wed, Oct 14th 2015 02:55 pm
Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz was joined today by Congressman Brian Higgins, Assemblyman Robin Schimminger, state Sen. Marc Panepinto, Town of Tonawanda councilmembers Joseph Emminger and Dan Crangle, members of the Erie County Industrial Development Agency and the Town of Tonawanda Office of Community Development, and area developers and business leaders to celebrate the grand opening of the North Youngmann Commerce Center.
Sarah McLachlan to perform at Seneca Niagara Casino
Wed, Oct 14th 2015 02:45 pm
There may be a chill in the air, but Seneca Resorts & Casinos is planning some hot nights of entertainment in Niagara Falls and Salamanca as patrons head toward the end of 2015.
Higgins, Buffalo Passport Agency invite public to special 'Passport Day' as agency celebrates 5th anniversary
Wed, Oct 14th 2015 02:45 pm
Congressman Brian Higgins joined Buffalo Passport Agency Director James Theis to announce a special "Passport Day" celebration in honor of the Buffalo Passport Agency's five-year anniversary.
'Polka Buzz' TV taping at Gratwick's
Wed, Oct 14th 2015 02:45 pm
Chris Musial, vice president and general manager of WBBZ-TV, is reminding readers "Polka Buzz presented by Key Liquors" is on the air every Sunday at 7 p.m.
MEDTECH 2015 conference comes to HARBORCENTER
Wed, Oct 14th 2015 02:45 pm
MEDTECH 2015, the largest gathering of executives and senior leaders from New York's bioscience and medical technology industries, is taking place today and tomorrow at HARBORCENTER.
Erie County recognizes October as Disability Awareness Month
Wed, Oct 14th 2015 02:45 pm
Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz and Executive Director of the Erie County Office for the Disabled Frank Cammarata have announced Erie County's recognition of October as Disability Awareness Month, reminding residents about numerous activities and events scheduled this month to help raise awareness about the disabled and the issues and challenges they face while also celebrating the many contributions people with disabilities make to this community.
Panel discussion on environmental injustice in Niagara Falls coming to Niagara University
Wed, Oct 14th 2015 02:45 pm
Niagara University will host a panel discussion Oct. 15 intended to consider the legacies of environmental injustice in Niagara Falls and to determine strategies for empowering the community.
First Niagara provides support for Community Missions of Niagara Frontier
Wed, Oct 14th 2015 02:45 pm
The First Niagara Foundation has announced grant funding for Community Missions of Niagara Frontier Inc. to provide food for local families in need through the community soup kitchen.
Lewiston volunteers keep bronze monuments looking new
Wed, Oct 14th 2015 02:45 pm
Every year, volunteers from the Historical Association of Lewiston wash, wax and buff Lewiston's bronze monuments to keep them looking new.
Village of Lewiston: Developer offers new and improved plan for Fairchild property
Tue, Oct 13th 2015 05:25 pm
Jerge returned with a new idea - a plan, he said, that would benefit the Fairchild Place and Onondaga Street neighborhoods.
Youngstown Music, Art Fest carries on
Mon, Oct 12th 2015 04:05 pm
Despite some uncooperative weather, the second annual Youngstown Arts and Music Festival was deemed a success Oct. 3. Presented in part by the Youngstown Business and Professional Association, the daylong event featured artisan tables, author signings, children's activities and entertainment.
'Morning Sun' rising in Village of Lewiston; watch video of film announcement
Mon, Oct 12th 2015 02:55 pm
A major motion picture will be filmed this month in Lewiston.
Disney's 'The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar' primetime television movie event premieres Sunday, Nov. 22, on Disney Channel
Mon, Oct 12th 2015 11:30 am
The epic storytelling of Disney's "The Lion King" continues with "The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar," a primetime television movie event premiering Sunday, Nov. 22 (7 p.m., ET/PT), on Disney Channel.
Buffalo Game Space to host Halloween fundraiser
Mon, Oct 12th 2015 11:30 am
In celebration of the upcoming spooky holiday and Buffalo Game Space's ongoing efforts to help game creators in Western New York, BGS is hosting its first Halloween "Spooktacular" on Saturday, Oct. 24.
Sabres Store to host Jack Kemp biography book signing
Mon, Oct 12th 2015 11:30 am
Nationally acclaimed author Mort Kondracke, writer of "Jack Kemp: The Bleeding-Heart Conservative Who Changed America," will be signing the recently published book at the Sabres Store at 2 p.m. today. Jimmy Kemp, Jack's son - and president of the Jack Kemp Foundation - will join Kondracke.
Sabres recall Jake McCabe
Mon, Oct 12th 2015 11:30 am
The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team recalled defenseman Jake McCabe from the Rochester Americans of the American Hockey League.
'The Voice': Judges big on Amy Vachal, Sydney Rhame
Mon, Oct 12th 2015 07:00 am
"You could win this whole thing," Adam Levine told singer Amy Vachal following her blind audition on "The Voice." The singer, now living in Brooklyn, was one of two standout performers earning rave reviews from all four coaches last week.
Medical Center Auxiliary to hold coat sale
Mon, Oct 12th 2015 07:00 am
The Auxiliary of Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center will hold a sale of gently worn men's and women's coats, jackets, suits and sweaters, and gently used ladies' purses.
Ceretto pushes to fix foreclosure process, address 'zombie' properties
Sat, Oct 10th 2015 11:45 am
Assemblyman John Ceretto held an event Thursday on Grand Island. He was joined by Assemblyman Michael Kearns and Grand Island Town Supervisor Mary Cooke to highlight what he called the flawed foreclosure process and its impact on communities.