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NWTA & Clark-Foster Scholarship winners announced
Wed, Jun 19th 2019 07:00 pm
Recently, the Niagara-Wheatfield Teachers Association announced their 2019 scholarship winners - Kierston Klidonas, Nicole Guldin, Brianna Walker and Olivia Gonyea.  All four students attend Niagara-Wheatfield High School and will graduate on June 27.
19 students graduate from BOCES life skills program
Wed, Jun 19th 2019 07:00 pm
The Orleans/Niagara BOCES life skills program graduated 19 students at the Historic Riviera Theatre in North Tonawanda.
Starpoint student athletes sign to play in college
Wed, Jun 19th 2019 07:00 pm
Recently, several student athletes of Starpoint High School signed to continue their careers in college.
21 new EMS professionals graduate from AMR academy
Wed, Jun 19th 2019 12:15 pm
American Medical Response graduated its fourth "Earn While You Learn" academy on Tuesday, bringing 21 EMS new professionals to the Buffalo area.
Study: Finding right balance of cloud-computing resources
Mon, Jun 17th 2019 03:25 pm
Researchers in the University at Buffalo School of Management have developed a solution to manage cloud-computing resources more cost-effectively.
Niagara Junior Purple Eagles strong in Lockport win
Wed, Jun 12th 2019 03:00 pm
The Niagara Junior Purple Eagles 9U travel team recently notched a 16-3 victory over the AnJo Bombers. The game was played at Harley Field in Lockport, a unique site that's actually privately owned by the homeowner.
UB's Educational Opportunity Center announces Community College Instant Admissions Day
Tue, Jun 11th 2019 01:50 pm
The University at Buffalo Educational Opportunity Center (UBEOC) invites high school seniors and the community's adult learners to attend its Community College Instant Admissions Day.
PHOTOS: 7 Lancers sign to play in college
Thu, Jun 6th 2019 08:00 pm
Thursday evening, seven student athletes from Lewiston-Porter High School signed to continue their playing careers collegiately.
Eagle Scout project benefiting children
Thu, Jun 6th 2019 07:05 am
At the Greater Niagara FCU annual meeting on Saturday June 1, Levi Siegmann of Troop 824 presented four children's tables he built for his Eagle Scout project.
Sanborn's Kelsey Kwandrans earns Fulbright Award
Thu, Jun 6th 2019 07:00 am
Sanborn native and Mount St. Mary Academy graduate Kelsey Kwandrans has won a 2019-20 U.S. Student Fulbright award to Spain. Kwandrans graduated in May from SUNY Geneseo with a B.A. degree in English and a minor in Spanish.
N-W JV softball raises money for good cause
Wed, Jun 5th 2019 07:35 pm
Recently, the Niagara-Wheatfield JV Softball team raised not only Lupus awareness, but also over $800 for the Lupus Alliance of Upstate New York.
N-W girls track & field win second-straight NFL title
Wed, Jun 5th 2019 07:00 pm
It's been a long and impressive season for the Niagara-Wheatfield girls track and field team, and recently the season got a little better. 
NCCC Alumni Association to set sail on Moondance Catamaran
Thu, May 30th 2019 01:40 pm
Set sail with the Niagara County Community College Alumni Association on the Moondance Catamaran from 3:45-5:30 P.M. Friday, June 21. Guests are asked to meet near "The Hatch" at 329 Erie St. The event is open to NCCC alumni, NCCC employees, and friends of the college. Proceeds will support the NCCC Alumni Association.
Conservation class sweeps at the Regional Envirothon Competition
Thu, May 30th 2019 07:15 am
Conservation teacher Paul Dewey certainly has something to be proud of. Three of the teams from the Niagara Career and Technical Education Center took first, second and third at the Regional Envirothon Competition. 
NCCC expands offerings for students
Thu, May 30th 2019 07:00 am
Niagara County Community College is responding to the changing needs of the student population by expanding opportunities for learning outside of a traditional daytime schedule. 
Falcons baseball moves on to Section VI finals
Thu, May 30th 2019 07:00 am
Most people say you want to play your best baseball when the postseason rolls around. For the Niagara-Wheatfield Falcons baseball team, that's pretty close to what they're playing.
NCCC presidential search extended
Wed, May 29th 2019 04:00 pm
The search for a new president of Niagara County Community College was extended this week after the NCCC board of trustees were unable to decide on the final candidates.  
Why one UB scientist is studying dust
Wed, May 29th 2019 03:25 pm
University at Buffalo researcher Stuart Evans studies dust - not the balls of stale gray fluff that collect under your bed, but the tiny bits of mostly reflective material that hang in the Earth's atmosphere, influencing weather conditions like temperature, rain and wind.
'Girl Scouts Love State Parks' initiative aims to get every girl outside July 13-14
Wed, May 29th 2019 01:30 pm
Girl Scouts of Western New York encourages girls to have outdoor experiences in Western New York along with thousands of girls in hundreds of state parks across the U.S.
Niagara-Wheatfield's Warren McDougald wins Destroyer Award from DiPaolo Scholarship Fund
Thu, May 23rd 2019 12:15 pm
Senior Warren McDougald from Niagara-Wheatfield High School was awarded The Destroyer Award, Monday night at the annual Ilio DiPaolo Scholarship Award dinner in Blasdell. The award is named after the late professional wrestler Dick Beyer, who passed away in March.
Four Wheatfield seniors sign to play in college
Thu, May 23rd 2019 12:15 pm
On Wednesday, four Niagara-Wheatfield student athletes signed to continue their athletic careers in college. 
Seasons end for N-W lacrosse teams
Thu, May 23rd 2019 12:10 pm
As both, the Niagara-Wheatfield girls and boys lacrosse teams, came into the Section VI playoffs, both teams were looking to overcome up and down regular seasons with a big run in the postseason. 
Falcons golfers struggle at Section VI tournament
Thu, May 23rd 2019 12:10 pm
On Monday, five Niagara-Wheatfield golfers - Anthony Delisanti, Nolan Codd, Adam Liberti, RJ Delisanti and Dom Rotunno - competed in the Section VI Golf Tournament. 
NCCC Future Leaders hosts career speaker series
Thu, May 23rd 2019 11:50 am
The Future Leaders Liberty Partnerships Program at Niagara County Community College, in cooperation with LaSalle Preparatory School in Niagara Falls, has been holding a career speaker series once a week after school for students.
Sabretooth visits Errick Road for 'It's More Than A Game' assembly
Thu, May 23rd 2019 11:50 am
The Buffalo Sabres mascot, Sabretooth, recently paid a visit to Niagara-Wheatfield's Errick Road Elementary School. The physical education teachers, Mr. Vekich and Mrs. Hayes, hosted an assembly they named "It's More Than A Game."
Mom is queen for the day at cosmetology class
Thu, May 23rd 2019 11:45 am
The students in Pauline Carney's cosmetology program, at the Niagara Career and Technical Education Center, held a spa day for their moms.
N-WCSD budget approved; new board members elected
Thu, May 23rd 2019 11:35 am
On Tuesday, voters in the Niagara-Wheatfield Central School District approved the $74,400,000 budget by a 692-219 vote. 
Niagara County Law Enforcement Academy holding information session
Wed, May 22nd 2019 07:00 am
The Niagara County Law Enforcement Academy is holding a free information session for people interested in learning more about becoming a police officer. The session takes place at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 6, in the Marion House on the Niagara University campus.
Cleveland Cavaliers introduce WNY's Beilein as head coach
Tue, May 21st 2019 01:20 pm
In Western New York, the last name Beilein is highly known for talented coaching. On Tuesday, a Beilein was in the national spotlight, as John Beilein was formally introduced as the Cleveland Cavaliers head coach.
NTHS Multi-Class Scholarship awards/reunion
Thu, May 16th 2019 01:25 pm
The NTHS Multi-Class Reunion Organization awarded the Gene Donner Memorial Scholarship to graduating seniors who are active in school and community activities, and who have also been accepted to an accredited college or university.
Town of Niagara & Wheatfield Lions Clubs Citizenship Awards
Thu, May 16th 2019 01:25 pm
On May 8, the Town of Niagara and Town of Wheatfield Lions clubs held their annual Citizenship Awards Dinner and Ceremony honoring fifth-grade students in the Niagara-Wheatfield Central School District.
Zonta Club of NF annual installation, awards dinner
Thu, May 16th 2019 01:15 pm
The Zonta Club of Niagara Falls held its annual installation and awards dinner at the Four Points by Sheraton hotel on Wednesday evening. Zonta International, founded in 1919, celebrated its 100th birthday, while the Zonta Club of Niagara Falls celebrated its 95th birthday.
'Lax for Love' at N-WHS scores big
Thu, May 16th 2019 01:05 pm
Last Friday, Niagara-Wheatfield continued its giving tradition, as the Falcons girls lacrosse team hosted "Lax for Love."
Buffalo State commencement is Saturday
Wed, May 15th 2019 01:00 pm
Buffalo State College will confer degrees on more than 1,830 undergraduate and 580 graduate students during its 147th commencement celebration, Saturday, May 18, in the Sports Arena.
Mount St. Mary's awards students
Tue, May 14th 2019 10:30 am
The St. Francis Guild Auxiliary of Mount St. Mary's Hospital recently awarded its annual Karen Mahoney Junior Volunteer Scholarships. Awardees are selected based on their participation in the Mount St. Mary's Hospital junior volunteer program. Each honoree received $250.
Maureen Ingham to serve as president/principal at St. Peter's RC School
Fri, May 10th 2019 10:00 pm
St. Peter R.C. Church Rev. Monsignor David LiPuma had a special message for parishioners on Saturday: School Principal Maureen Ingham was promoted.
N-W CSD receives highest grade from Buffalo Niagara Coalition for Open Government
Thu, May 9th 2019 02:15 pm
The Buffalo Niagara Coalition for Open Government released its latest report. The websites of the 10 largest school districts in Erie and Niagara counties were rated in five key areas:
N-W hosting 'Lax for Love'
Thu, May 9th 2019 02:00 pm
Niagara-Wheatfield High School will host its third event for a cause in a week on Friday, May 10, as the Falcons girls lacrosse team hosts "Lax for Love."
NCCC wraps up presidential candidate public forums
Thu, May 9th 2019 01:40 pm
This past week, Niagara County Community College hosted three public forums to introduce its presidential candidates. The forums also gave attendees the chance to ask the candidates questions they may have regarding the college. Following the remarks, attendees filled out a survey, which judged several categories of the presentation.
Niagara University's College of Education receives grant to help support summer STEM program
Tue, May 7th 2019 01:05 pm
Niagara University's College of Education has received a $60,000, two-year grant from National Grid to help support the college's summer STEM camp initiative. The camps, now in their 11th year, are intended to engage young people in the practical application of science, technology, engineering and math, and to learn about careers in the STEM fields.

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