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Festival of Slice to return Nov. 23
Tue, May 28th 2024 06:00 pm
Tap & Craft is proud to present the 2024 Festival of Slice on Saturday, Nov. 23, at the Niagara Falls Convention Center.
NWTA Scholarship committee announces winners
Tue, May 28th 2024 12:55 pm
The NWTA Scholarship committee has announced its 2024 scholarship winners:
SUNY Niagara surgical technology program earns 100% on national certification exam
Tue, May 28th 2024 07:00 am
SUNY Niagara is celebrating a historic achievement for its surgical technology program. The graduating Class of 2024 marks a first in the program's history, with all 15 students earning a passing grade on the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) certified surgical technologist (CST) exam, giving the cohort a 100% pass rate.
Niagara Falls police respond to shots fired
Sat, May 25th 2024 12:35 pm
At 1:37 p.m. Friday, Niagara Falls Police Department patrol units were dispatched to 2489 LaSalle Ave., for a report of shots fired.
United Way of Greater Niagara celebrates successful 'Battle of the Banks' fundraising event
Fri, May 24th 2024 12:10 pm
The United Way of Greater Niagara is thrilled to announce the overwhelming success of its "Battle of the Banks" fundraising event, held Wednesday at Brickyard Brewing Company in Lewiston. The event brought together local banks, community members and supporters in a spirited competition to raise funds for vital community youth programs.
Fishing and Outdoors in WNY: Just how good is fishing in Niagara County? See for yourself
Fri, May 24th 2024 10:00 am
I often tell people that we have the best freshwater fishing the country has to offer. When I make this statement, I believe it 100%.
School district budget proposals win voter approval
Fri, May 24th 2024 09:30 am
Niagara County residents joined with voters from across the state in ratifying proposed school budgets and electing board of education members for 2024-25 on Tuesday.
Niagara County to participate in statewide Memorial Day weekend high-visibility engagement campaign
Fri, May 24th 2024 09:30 am
Sheriff Michael J. Filicetti announced Niagara County law enforcement agencies will participate in a special effort to bring awareness to the dangers of impaired driving.
Niagara County Legislature funds USA 250th committee
Fri, May 24th 2024 09:25 am
The Niagara USA 250th committee, created to coordinate local celebrations, to garner interest in Niagara County's rich history, and to strengthen Niagara County's status as a heritage tourism destination for our nation's 250th birthday in 2026, has received $7,500 from the Niagara County Legislature to fund initial planning activities.
Full free edition: The Tribune-Sentinel for May 24, 2024
Fri, May 24th 2024 07:00 am
Full free edition: The Tribune-Sentinel for May 24, 2024
Sutherland Masonic Temple, NT's 'hidden gem,' to celebrate its 125th anniversary
Thu, May 23rd 2024 07:55 pm
The Sutherland Masonic Temple will celebrate its 125th anniversary this year with a series of special events and free tours.
Audition notice: Niagara Regional Theatre Guild 2024-25 season
Thu, May 23rd 2024 07:50 pm
Niagara Regional Theatre Guild is looking for performers of all experience levels to join for its 102nd season, running from September 2024 through May 2025. Actors, singers and dancers (ages 18-plus) are encouraged to sign up for an audition slot at
Morinello: 'Summer Reading Challenge' 'Adventure Begins at Your Library' kicks off
Wed, May 22nd 2024 08:20 pm
Assemblyman Angelo Morinello announced the start of his "Summer Reading Challenge," titled "Adventure Begins at Your Library," and encourages every student to sign up and demonstrate their eagerness to learn.
Predatory sexual assault conviction in Niagara County
Wed, May 22nd 2024 08:15 pm
Niagara County District Attorney Brian D. Seaman announced a Niagara County jury returned a guilty verdict against Gregory M. Pearson, age 34, of Niagara Falls, this afternoon after deliberating for less than two hours. Pearson was convicted of seven counts of predatory sexual assault against a child committed in Niagara Falls in the years 2017 through 2021.
4 Niagara County parks officially open Friday; Oppenheim delayed a week
Wed, May 22nd 2024 08:15 pm
The Niagara County Department of Public Works said four of the county's parks - Burmaster at Bond Lake, West Canal Marina, Krull and Royalton Ravine - will officially open for the season this Friday, May 24. The parks are open from dawn until dusk. Oppenheim Park, which has undergone significant infrastructure work, will open Saturday, June 1.
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center appoints Skalman director of employee health
Wed, May 22nd 2024 08:15 pm
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center announced Lisa Skalman, RN, as its new director of employee health. Skalman brings to the position over 25 years of experience in the health care field and holds numerous certifications related to health care and OSHA/occupational medicine employment compliance.
HANCI: 'Niagara County Senior Walk in the Park'
Wed, May 22nd 2024 08:15 pm
The Health Association of Niagara County will host the annual "Niagara County Senior Walk in the Park, Celebrating Older Americans." There is no charge to attend for Niagara County residents. This event will include a health fair, refreshments, entertainment by Okie Rich, health screenings, warm-up activities, choice of three walks in the park, and raffles. The first 400 people will receive a free bag, T-shirt and lunch.
Tylec: City of North Tonawanda, in collaboration with Solar Simplified, delivers community solar to residents
Wed, May 22nd 2024 08:15 pm
The City of North Tonawanda recently confirmed Solar Simplified as its community solar administrator to bring substantial savings and sustainable energy solutions to its residents. This initiative underscores the city's commitment to environmental stewardship and economic savings for its citizens.
Niagara County DA announces plea in assault case
Tue, May 21st 2024 05:10 pm
Niagara County District Attorney Brian D. Seaman announced Quennel R. Jordan, age 40, entered a plea in County Court today to a series of crimes committed in Niagara Falls in 2021.
Memorial Medical Center's residency program brings smiles & health care lessons to Bloneva Bond Primary School with teddy bear clinic
Tue, May 21st 2024 01:30 pm
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center recently participated in a teddy bear clinic educational event at Bloneva Bond Primary School aimed at promoting wellness, good hygiene, and proper nutrition. The interactive clinic featured stations where 3- and 4-year-old students engaged in learning about various aspects of health care.
Niagara Wheatfield educators team for new book
Tue, May 21st 2024 10:00 am
Rene Brock, a literacy teacher at Niagara Wheatfield's Tuscarora Elementary School, is happy to announce her book, "Letters to Kindra," is now available to the public. It is a heartwarming tale about a little girl named Rosie who discovers the value of friendship and the power of writing as a tool for effective communication.
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center celebrates 50th annual National EMS Week with room opening designated for EMS crews
Mon, May 20th 2024 03:05 pm
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center announced the opening of its new EMS crew-designated room in the ER1 emergency department, providing a dedicated space for crews to rest and enjoy refreshments while stopping at Memorial.
Castellani Art Museum unveils 'Colors Sing to Me: The Life and Art of Polly King'
Mon, May 20th 2024 12:50 pm
The Castellani Art Museum, in collaboration with the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area, is honored to present "Colors Sing to Me: The Life and Art of Polly King." This exhibition, which spans May 22 to Sept. 1, stands as a poignant homage and homecoming for an artist deeply intertwined with the heart and history of Niagara Falls.
Niagara County recognizes EMS Week
Mon, May 20th 2024 12:50 pm
The Niagara County Legislature has passed a resolution recognizing May 19-25 as "National EMS Week," a time to honor our emergency personnel who are the frontlines of providing immediate care to those in need. This is the 50th anniversary for National EMS Week.
Niagara Falls to illuminate in red for National Travel and Tourism Week
Mon, May 20th 2024 11:10 am
On Tuesday, May 21 from 10:15-10:30 p.m., Niagara Falls will be illuminated red - the official color of the travel industry - in support of National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW), May 19-25.
Niagara Pride announces full 'Season of Pride' events
Mon, May 20th 2024 10:40 am
Niagara Pride is excited to release its most event-packed schedule for Pride season ever. This year, not only will Niagara Pride be partnering again with Calhoon's Pub, Oliver Street Merchants Association, and Old Falls Street in order to host Newfane Pride, Oliver Street Pride (North Tonawanda), and Rainbow City Pride (Niagara Falls), but it is thrilled to announce that, for the first time - in partnership with the Kenan Center - Lockport will have its first Pride festival ever.
Be aware of wildlife to guard against rabies virus infection
Mon, May 20th 2024 07:00 am
The Niagara County Department of Health is raising awareness about the dangers of the rabies virus, and reminding residents what to do when they encounter wildlife - whether it is indoors or out.
The Station of the Cross celebrates 25 years of Catholic programming
Mon, May 20th 2024 07:00 am
The Station of the Cross Catholic Media Network, headquartered in Buffalo, is marking its 25-year anniversary with a celebration Aug. 24 at the Niagara Falls Convention Center.
Empire State Development announces opening of new Niagara County Quicklee's Travel Center
Fri, May 17th 2024 02:25 pm
Empire State Development today announced the new Quicklee's Travel Center has officially opened in the Town of Niagara. The facility, at 6021 Porter Road, offers a convenience store, Tim Hortons restaurant, laser vehicle wash, and other amenities for tour bus drivers, travelers and the trucking community.
YMCA Buffalo Niagara to help WNY veterans with donation drive
Fri, May 17th 2024 01:50 pm
YMCA Buffalo Niagara is launching a donation drive beginning Friday, May 17, to benefit Western New York veterans. The Y is looking for donations of the following hygiene products at any of its six wellness centers: deodorant, nail clippers, bar soap, toothpaste and toothbrushes, socks, shampoo and other hair care products.
Memorial Day ceremony in Town of Niagara
Fri, May 17th 2024 11:50 am
On Monday, May 27, the Town of Niagara Lions and Helping Hands clubs will host their annual Memorial Day ceremony at the newly constructed site in Veterans Memorial Community Park, 7000 Lockport Road. The ceremony will begin at 11 a.m.
Annual Development Disabilities Awareness Conference to be held in Niagara Falls
Fri, May 17th 2024 11:50 am
Registration is open for a staple of the area developmental disability community - the 36th annual Developmental Disabilities Awareness Day (DDDAY) - taking place Tuesday, May 21, at the Niagara Falls Convention Center, 101 Old Falls St.
Niagara Wheatfield High School honors
Fri, May 17th 2024 09:20 am
Niagara Wheatfield High School announces the following students were named to its high honor, honor and merit rolls for the third quarter marking period of the 2023-24 academic year.
Edward Town Middle School high honor, honor, merit rolls
Fri, May 17th 2024 09:15 am
Edward Town Middle School announces the following students were named to its high honor, honor and merit rolls for the third quarter marking period of the 2023-24 academic year.
Full free edition: The Tribune-Sentinel for May 17, 2024
Fri, May 17th 2024 07:00 am
Full free edition: The Tribune-Sentinel for May 17, 2024
North Tonawanda City Hall Pride flag-raising: A celebration of diversity and inclusion
Thu, May 16th 2024 03:15 pm
In collaboration with the Oliver Street Merchants and North Tonawanda City Hall, Niagara Pride is set to host a momentous Pride flag ceremony in North Tonawanda on May 31 at 1:30 p.m., marking the commencement of a month filled with celebratory events.
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, Cornell Cooperative Extension SNAP-ED program offers free nutritional 'Spice Up Your Life' series
Thu, May 16th 2024 03:15 pm
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center announced a "groundbreaking partnership" with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Niagara County's SNAP-ED program to present a "transformative nutritional program" called "Spice Up Your Life."
HOPE Day 2024 nets $434,778 for 100th annual Appeal
Thu, May 16th 2024 01:30 pm
HOPE Day, the annual 24-hour match challenge day of giving to benefit Appeal, raised a total of $434,778 toward the 100th annual Appeal's $9.5 million goal in support of Catholic Charities of Buffalo and the "Fund for the Faith."
Niagara County DSS: EBT system will be down Sunday
Wed, May 15th 2024 08:25 pm
Niagara County Department of Social Services Commissioner Meghan Lutz said residents who receive benefits through the New York Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance will not be able to use their EBT cards on Sunday, May 19, between the hours of 12:01 a.m. and 11 a.m. New York state will be changing over to a new EBT vendor during this time.
SUNY Niagara Alumni Association seeking submissions for annual award
Wed, May 15th 2024 08:25 pm
The SUNY Niagara Alumni Association is seeking submissions for its Distinguished Alumni Award. Established in 1988, this award is the college's highest honor, recognizing graduates for outstanding professional achievements, commitment to volunteer work and community involvement, among other criteria and qualifications.

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