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Kenmore Mercy Hospital earns 20th consecutive 'A' Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group
Thu, Nov 9th 2023 05:20 pm
Kenmore Mercy Hospital was awarded an "A" Hospital Safety Grade for the 20th consecutive time by The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit agency that rates hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers on how well they protect patients from medical errors and preventable harm.
NCDOH seeks residents to participate in public health preparedness access and functional needs exercise
Thu, Nov 9th 2023 03:15 pm
The Niagara County Department of Health has rescheduled the public health preparedness access and functional needs exercise initially scheduled for Nov. 7. The exercise will now be conducted from 3-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30, at Doris W. Jones Family Resource Building, 3001 Ninth St., Niagara Falls.
Jack Beatty Memorial Hospice Cruise and Clambake raises $48,000 for Niagara Hospice
Thu, Nov 9th 2023 07:00 am
After a three-year hiatus, the Jack Beatty Memorial Hospice Cruise and Clambake celebrated a big homecoming on Friday, July 14.The longtime fundraiser raised $48,000 for Niagara Hospice, continuing its tradition of hosting a unique fundraiser for a cause so special to many in the community.
Sheeran elected president-elect of New York State Magistrates
Wed, Nov 8th 2023 05:15 pm
Dr. Thomas Sheeran, a longtime member of the faculty in the College of Education at Niagara University, was elected to the position of president-elect of the New York State Magistrate's Association at its annual meeting in November. This position is a prelude to moving to the position of the association's presidency in the fall of 2024.
Election results: Broderick, Virtuoso, MacSwan take top town posts
Wed, Nov 8th 2023 08:25 am
Supervisor candidates in the towns of Lewiston, Niagara and Wheatfield ran unopposed and cruised to victory on Election Day.
Niagara Falls Public Library to hold history talk from Underground Railroad Heritage Center
Tue, Nov 7th 2023 04:40 pm
To help commemorate and exhibit the city's history, the local history department at the Niagara Falls Public Library has recently started its own speaker series.
NCSO provides update on Niagara County Public Safety Radio Network
Tue, Nov 7th 2023 02:35 pm
Niagara County Sheriff Michael J. Filicetti announced the continued multisite expansion of the Niagara County Public Safety Radio Network has been completed. This latest expansion includes tower sites in the towns of Wheatfield, Wilson and Somerset. These sites were selected to enhance coverage areas for the digital radio system, which is utilized by police, fire, EMS and other government agencies in Niagara County.
Pet food donations sought
Tue, Nov 7th 2023 02:15 pm
Pet food donations for Mario's Emergency Pet Food Ministry will be accepted through the holiday season. A press release stated, "Open/closed sacks of kibble are extremely appreciated, along with anything for pets. It goes from one hand to another very quickly."
The National Grange sets Niagara Falls conference
Tue, Nov 7th 2023 02:15 pm
The National Grange, the United States' oldest agricultural fraternity and rural service organization, will hold its 157th annual conference and legislative session at the Niagara Falls Convention Center from Nov. 14-18.
Buffalo Chapter of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community to host public interfaith 'Voices for Peace'
Tue, Nov 7th 2023 02:15 pm
The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community International, under the spiritual guidance of its Caliph Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad, has initiated the global #voicesforpeace.
Homeless veterans can find shelter and stability at Niagara Gospel Mission on Veterans Day
Tue, Nov 7th 2023 02:15 pm
Whether you observe Veterans Day on Friday, Nov. 10, or on the official date, Nov. 11, the holiday is "a celebration to honor America's veterans for their patriotism, love of country and willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good," according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
NFPD responds to shooting
Mon, Nov 6th 2023 04:45 pm
Shortly after 9 p.m. last night, the Niagara Falls Police Department responded to a home in the 500 block of 20th Street for a report of a man shot. Upon arrival, officers located a 23-year-old from Niagara Falls suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.
Destination Niagara ornament benefits Niagara Falls Fire Department Toy Fund
Mon, Nov 6th 2023 02:35 pm
Now in its 95th year, the Niagara Falls Fire Department Toy Fund is an annual tradition to raise money for the purpose of providing Christmas toys for those in need. In an effort to support this cause, Destination Niagara USA has designed a new commemorative ornament for 2023 with 100% of the profits benefitting the toy fund.
Veterans Day 2023: A special anniversary
Mon, Nov 6th 2023 07:00 am
An anniversary is a date when we remember a specific event in time. It can be a joyous memory such as a wedding anniversary.
VFW planning Veterans Day observance in Lewiston
Mon, Nov 6th 2023 07:00 am
Veterans of Foreign Wars Downriver Post 7487 will observe the 69th Veterans Day at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at Academy Park in the Village of Lewiston.
Vehicle pursuit through Niagara County
Sat, Nov 4th 2023 10:10 am
At 1:52 a.m. Saturday, Niagara County Sheriff's Office patrol attempted to initiate a traffic stop for speed in the 4700 block of Tonawanda Creek Road. A white BMW sedan was observed traveling 91 MPH in the 45 MPH zone. Patrols could not safely catch up to the vehicle and the area was checked.
Niagara University receives $2.5 million gift for endowed chair of chemistry
Sat, Nov 4th 2023 10:10 am
Niagara University alumnus Michael Kakos, '60, and his wife, Aimee, have pledged a $2,500,000 gift to establish the Michael J., '60 and Aimee Rusinko Kakos Endowed Chair of Chemistry and to support the compensation and research of Dr. Mary McCourt, professor of chemistry, who will hold that position.
Aquarium of Niagara: Stryker the harbor seal predicts cold winter in WNY
Fri, Nov 3rd 2023 03:40 pm
For the fourth year in a row, the Aquarium of Niagara teamed up with local full-service energy company NOCO to deliver this year's winter weather outlook with a unique weather prognosticator, Stryker the harbor seal. According to Stryker's prediction today, Western New Yorkers can expect a cold winter.
Catholic Health offers free lung cancer screening at multiple sites throughout WNY
Fri, Nov 3rd 2023 02:50 pm
Lung cancer is the deadliest cancer in the United States. Since lung tissue has no nerves, people often do not experience pain or symptoms until the cancer has reached an advanced stage. However, if lung cancer is diagnosed at an early stage, the cure rate can be as high as 92%. That's why adults who are at high risk for lung cancer should undergo an annual lung cancer screening, which includes a low-dose CT scan.
Orleans/Niagara BOCES' CTE students inducted into National Technical Honor Society
Fri, Nov 3rd 2023 02:40 pm
Congratulations to the students from the Niagara Career and Technical Education Center, who were recently inducted into the National Technical Honor Society. Out of all the high school students in the U.S., the National Technical Honor Society students who receive this honor comprise 1.6% of that population.
PHOTOS: Sister Joan Nelson celebrates her 100th birthday at Stella Niagara
Fri, Nov 3rd 2023 11:00 am
Sister Joan Nelson celebrated her 100th birthday on Oct. 20, with her Franciscan sisters, students of Stella Niagara Education Park, family and employees of Stella Niagara.
Special holiday shopping preview
Fri, Nov 3rd 2023 11:00 am
"Holiday Shopping Kickoff - Lewiston Style" is set for 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4.
Historic Lewiston map on display at Red Brick
Fri, Nov 3rd 2023 11:00 am
Peter Barton Hutt recently donated an 1854 Lewiston map to the village. The precious piece is on display in the main hallway of the Red Brick Municipal Building at 145 N. Fourth St.
'Groundbreaking documentary' to be screened at Historic Lewiston Opera Hall
Fri, Nov 3rd 2023 11:00 am
The CREATE Project will present the premiere of "Tradition, Trauma, & Tenderness" at the Historic Lewiston Opera Hall, 732 Center St., on Saturday, Nov. 11. There is a $5 admission to watch the 90-minute film, which will screen at 6 p.m. This event is open to the public.
Full free edition: The Tribune-Sentinel for Nov. 3, 2023
Fri, Nov 3rd 2023 07:00 am
Full free edition: The Tribune-Sentinel for Nov. 3, 2023
Youngstown Lions Park grows & flourishes
Fri, Nov 3rd 2023 07:00 am
Gathering together in Lions Park on a day in early October, Lions from Youngstown and Lewiston were joined by Boy Scout Troop 829 and others who came out to plant trees to further develop the community park in the Village of Youngstown.
Community Foundation: information sessions, deadline for Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Legacy Funds application process
Wed, Nov 1st 2023 06:25 pm
The Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo will begin accepting applications for the 2024 Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Legacy Funds competitive grant process on Nov. 6. The deadline to apply is 4 p.m. Dec. 1.
Lewiston church hosts November family events
Wed, Nov 1st 2023 06:25 pm
The First Presbyterian Church of Lewiston will host a family-friendly service project that kids of all ages can do with their families.
Niagara County Department of Health seeks residents to participate in public health preparedness access and functional needs exercise
Wed, Nov 1st 2023 05:40 pm
The Niagara County Department of Health will be conducting an exercise to help practice and ensure readiness for the next public health emergency. The exercise is scheduled for 3-7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7, at Doris W. Jones Family Resource Building, 3001 Ninth St., Niagara Falls.
Artpark & Company announces officers, reviews season highlights & accomplishments
Wed, Nov 1st 2023 11:40 am
Artpark & Company held its annual meeting at The Buffalo Club on Oct. 18. Senior leadership - President Sonia Clark and Vice President Dave Wedekindt - reported to the board of directors on the organization's highlights and accomplishments for its 50th season. The 2023 campaign featured 189 events, workshops and programs that served nearly 100,000 visitors. Artpark & Company's estimated economic impact to the region was $9.7 million.
Advent guided weekend retreat at Stella Niagara's Center of Renewal
Wed, Nov 1st 2023 11:40 am
Nov. 17 is the fast-approaching deadline for the required preregistration for the Advent 2023 silent guided retreat weekend set for Friday through Sunday, Dec. 1-3, at Stella Niagara's Center of Renewal Retreat & Conference Center.
Growing Business & Community: Small Business Saturday strategies for businesses
Wed, Nov 1st 2023 07:00 am
Small Business Saturday is on Saturday, Nov. 25. It's time for our member businesses to think about what they can do to celebrate the day. Retail and restaurant businesses have traditionally celebrated this day with promotions and sales, but there is also an opportunity for service-based businesses to be a part of the day!
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center appoints Scott as director of education
Tue, Oct 31st 2023 01:40 pm
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center announced Tiffany Scott, R.N., is its newly appointed director of education.
Niagara Hospice celebrates National Hospice & Palliative Care Month with upcoming events
Tue, Oct 31st 2023 01:40 pm
November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month - and a time to raise awareness about the specialized, expert care Niagara Hospice provides to individuals with life-limiting illness. In recognizing the month, the nonprofit organization has events planned for November.
'Art of Fashion' returns to the NACC
Mon, Oct 30th 2023 01:10 pm
The fourth annual "Art of Fashion" design competition and runway show returns to the Niagara Arts and Cultural Center, at 7 p.m. Nov. 11, with what organizers called "Incredible couture creations by 36 local designers ... worn by over 80 models on the NACC's Grand Theatre stage."
Village of Lewiston cancels work session
Mon, Oct 30th 2023 12:25 pm
The regularly scheduled work session of the Village of Lewiston Board for Monday, November 6, 2023 has been cancelled due to lack of a quorum.
Support available for New York state's Indigenous peoples to quit commercial tobacco
Mon, Oct 30th 2023 11:05 am
This November, during Native American Heritage Month, communities throughout New York state will celebrate the culture and traditions of Indigenous peoples. Yet, a disproportionate number of those from Native Nations experience adverse health resulting from commercial tobacco use. Specialists with the New York State Smokers' Quitline are ready to assist members of Native Nations and all who live throughout the state with free and confidential resources to quit.
PHOTOS: Rain doesn't scare 'Trick or Treat on Center Street' crowds
Mon, Oct 30th 2023 07:00 am
Dreary weather on Sunday might've put a fright in the hearts of Lewiston merchants, but it actually served as an ideal backdrop for the annual "Trick or Treat on Center Street." With the roadway closed, more children came out to collect candy and show off their stellar Halloween costumes.
'LiveNF Makers Market' includes launch of scholarship
Mon, Oct 30th 2023 07:00 am
The "LiveNF Makers Market," presented by the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area, returns on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 25, as part of Jingle Falls USA.
Photos: Mega meat & basket raffle benefits Francis Center
Sat, Oct 28th 2023 01:00 pm
Town of Niagara Active Hose was the scene of a mega meat and basket raffle to benefit Francis Center, a ministry of the Sisters of St. Francis at Stella Niagara. More than $3,000 worth of beef, pork, chicken and fish was up for grabs at the mid-October event, in addition to dozens of themed baskets.

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