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Center Street's transition from fall to winter
Tue, Nov 14th 2023 11:40 am
On Sunday, Oct. 29, Lewiston celebrated the Halloween spirit with "Trick-or-Treat on Center Street." The event was held from noon to 3 p.m. and saw certain roads closed to host the event. Road closures took place as both a safety precaution and to allow more space for the planned activities.
Amherst native named Pacific Coast League Manager of the Year
Mon, Nov 13th 2023 01:15 pm
On Oct. 4, Minor League Baseball announced that Fran Riordan, a native of Amherst, was named the Pacific Coast League Manager of the Year.
Simply Boba: Bursting with customers (and boba)
Sat, Nov 11th 2023 10:20 pm
Since Simply Boba opened its doors in June, the business has remained a popular hotspot for members of Grand Island and the surrounding areas.
Acai adventure continues at Lockport Energy House
Sat, Nov 11th 2023 10:20 am
At the beginning of last month, popular energy drink spot Lockport Energy House launched a line of health-conscious acai bowls to its menu.
Becker Farms moving into fall programming
Sat, Nov 11th 2023 10:20 am
With the chill of winter fast approaching Western New York, Becker Farms will be closing its apple orchards for the season. In September and October, the apple orchards are open for apple picking daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. with a ticket purchase.
Buffalo FGC thrives after successful GoFundMe campaign for Dunkirk player
Sat, Nov 11th 2023 10:10 am
The Buffalo Fighting Game community has seen unparalleled success and growth following a GoFundMe campaign for local player Jon "MeVsZombie" Armstrong.
Flag football rising in popularity as intramural sport at Niagara University
Sat, Nov 11th 2023 10:05 am
The Kiernan Center was renovated recently by Niagara University, which added new equipment and more space for students to enjoy.
Buffalo's Fashion Week continuation, and future plans of artists
Sat, Nov 11th 2023 09:55 am
As the Buffalo Fashion Week event began to come to an end, not only did Khalil Carr, the lead executive director of the fashion show, bring back the show after a year's absence, but also highlighted other directives in charge of other events, the majority of which were pop-up shops for the rest of the week.
Niagara University men's soccer team advancing
Sat, Nov 11th 2023 09:45 am
The men's soccer team took off slow in the beginning of the game. They ran, jumped and leaped for the ball but just could not score. In the sport verses Mount St. Mary, Niagara University kicked at the ball until they've scored. They aimed for the net three times in the second half to win the game.
Faith events update
Sat, Nov 11th 2023 09:30 am
Prophecies from this 3,000-year-old book are happening in 2023
Tue, Oct 24th 2023 01:45 pm
The Bible is unfolding before our eyes with a Matthew 24 verse in reference to the end times "There will be wars and rumors of wars" and "earthquakes in diverse places."
Prominent Coffee Co. to acquire Pulp 716 recipes
Tue, Oct 24th 2023 12:20 pm
Starting as early as Nov. 1, Prominent Coffee Co. in Clarence will begin to sell a number of Pulp 716's popular bubble tea flavors following the shop's closure at the end of this month.
College Confidence Coach to open additional location
Mon, Oct 23rd 2023 03:35 pm
Located in Williamsville, The College Confidence Coach offers an all-inclusive college planning program that provides a suite of services extending far beyond paring a student with the right college.
Niagara's Holzschuh College of Business presents to accolades 2024 graduates
Sat, Oct 21st 2023 05:10 pm
A select few senior students at Niagara University's Holzschuh College of Business were congratulated on their academic efforts at the recent Everett W. Ockerman recognition luncheon.
Young filmmaker introduces return of Buffalo's Fashion Week
Sat, Oct 21st 2023 05:00 pm
Inspired by the recent highlight of events leading to not keeping Buffalo a secret, local filmmaker Khalil Carr has allowed for the return of Buffalo's Fashion Week after a year of absence.
Give back this holiday season: Island Hair Studio and Barbershop hosting food drive
Fri, Oct 20th 2023 04:05 pm
The Island Hair Studio and Barbershop is hosting a food drive from now until Nov. 17. This food drive is accepting nonperishable items. All donations can be dropped off inside the salon, and the proceeds will be given to the local Neighbor's Foundation of Grand Island.
The Buffalo Bills: Where to go from here
Fri, Oct 20th 2023 04:00 pm
As the Buffalo Bills enter week seven of the regular season, fans are not particularly impressed with the path the team has been on this season.
NU swim makes its debut on ESPN+
Fri, Oct 20th 2023 03:55 pm
The Oxy Aquatic Center at Niagara University was abuzz with excited swimmers and families this past Friday, Oct. 13, for the season opener dual swim meet against the St. Bonaventure Bonnies. The Bonnies are a long-time "Little Three" rival of the Purple Eagles.
NU women's soccer showing strong determination
Fri, Oct 20th 2023 03:20 pm
The Niagara University women's soccer team ran quick to the opposite team's goalie. When the ball was getting kicked around, Niagara University women were there. They stayed on top of the game. They kicked hard and strong and ran fast and long. They controlled the ball for the whole game.
Fitness trends: What's changed?
Fri, Oct 20th 2023 03:10 pm
Esporta Fitness in Niagara Falls has experienced an abundance of people racing to get fit for the holidays. Whether this is because more food people are eating or the start of school, gyms are starting to see more activity.
Pendleton Station Market closes out season with celebration
Fri, Oct 20th 2023 02:45 pm
From June to October, Pendleton Town Hall hosts the local farmers and art market where vendors can connect to community members. The market occurs every Sunday and features various vendors from the area.
Local event recap
Thu, Oct 12th 2023 05:00 pm
Niagara University baseball prepping for new season
Mon, Oct 2nd 2023 09:30 pm
As the summer ends and the weather turns, it is an exciting time of year for Niagara University's baseball team. Anticipation is building for what promises to be an exciting college baseball season ahead. The Niagara Purple Eagles are gearing up for another shot at the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tournament, and fans and students are eagerly awaiting their return to the diamond.
Garage sales produce interesting items
Mon, Oct 2nd 2023 11:30 am
During the spring and summer months, when the weather is nice, the married men and women team up to have garage sales. They set up their garage with stuff they don't want. They have a little of everything for men, women and children of each age group. Garage sales are great places for the whole family to shop.
National esports champion closes out donation drive for local Buffalo player
Fri, Sep 29th 2023 04:40 pm
National esports player Dominique "Sonic Fox" McLean donated $500 to a GoFundMe campaign for Buffalo player Jon "MeVsZomb" Armstrong, closing out the campaign's goal of $5,000.
Students rave about renovated recreation center at Niagara University
Fri, Sep 29th 2023 04:15 pm
Niagara University has introduced a restored Kiernan Center for students and faculty. The venue was restored, and reopened on Jan. 19.
Bills linebacker matched historic stats in Commanders game
Fri, Sep 29th 2023 04:05 pm
The Buffalo Bills played the Washington Commanders this past Sunday, Sept. 24, for week three of the regular season where one linebacker made his mark.
Niagara University's Kiernan Center holds pop-up fitness classes
Fri, Sep 29th 2023 04:00 pm
Squeals of excitement and lively dance music were heard from the Niagara University O'Shea quad on Saturday, Sept. 23.
Lockport Energy House amps up menu with refreshing acai bowls
Fri, Sep 29th 2023 03:55 pm
Lockport Energy House is shaking up its menu by introducing customizable acai bowls.
Kelly's Country Store: The perfect spot for fall festivities
Fri, Sep 29th 2023 03:55 pm
Kelly's Country Store has been a staple among the Grand Island community since 1962, and the holiday season is always its time to shine.
Tents up in Porter on the Lake Town Park in preparation for Mighty Niagara
Fri, Sep 29th 2023 03:55 pm
Porter on the Lake Town Park will host the finish line to the Mighty Niagara Half Marathon this weekend. The event will take place on Saturday Sept. 30. The day includes two races: the Mighty Niagara Half Marathon and the Hospice Dash 5K.
Buffalo Sabres eliminated from 2023 Stanley Cup Playoffs
Thu, May 4th 2023 08:10 am
The Buffalo Sabres were eliminated from Stanley Cup Playoff contention when they lost 6-2 at Prudential Center to the New Jersey Devils. Buffalo (40-33-7) failed to make the playoffs for the 12th consecutive season.
Niagara University women's soccer 2023-24 schedule released
Fri, Apr 28th 2023 03:30 pm
The Niagara University Women's Soccer team received their 2023-24 fall schedule on April 24, and can now prepare accordingly during the upcoming summer months.
This is O.J. Produxions
Fri, Apr 28th 2023 03:20 pm
It truly is possible to do anything you invest your time to. Today, entrepreneurship is popular and it starts as early as the teenage years. The creation of your own products or clothes can create a difference to the intended audience you seek to reach. What separates a brand from the others it is competing against? Its message.
6 ways to take care of your mental health in college
Fri, Apr 28th 2023 03:15 pm
College is a time that students have the most independence and responsibility, no matter if they go to school away from home or locally.
Where do we stand with COVID?
Fri, Apr 28th 2023 01:50 pm
Although covid was first detected in 2019, the world as we know it changed forever in 2020 once it was announced as a worldwide pandemic and a global shutdown.
Attracting new students to Niagara University
Mon, Apr 10th 2023 05:35 pm
Last weekend, Niagara University celebrated the acceptance a few incoming Purple Eagles - those who belong to the Class of 2027.
NU's Thomasson declares for 2023 NBA Draft
Tue, Apr 4th 2023 02:15 pm
This just in: Noah Thomasson, of the Niagara University Men's Basketball team, has declared for the 2023 NBA Draft - while maintaining his NCAA eligibility.
US government looking into TikTok restrictions
Mon, Apr 3rd 2023 02:20 pm
TikTok is an app owned by a Chinese company, Bytedance, that launched in 2017. Amid the pandemic, the app became famous in 2019 and 2020, generating over 1 billion users.
Mass shootings cause frustration
Fri, Mar 31st 2023 06:55 pm
This year, as of Monday, March 27, there have been 17 school shootings according to the Washington Post database. This has installed fear into students and their families in attendings school. That is just the small percentage of the more than 100 mas shootings that have happened so far this year. With these events happening more frequently it's hard for people to not worry and fear the worst.

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