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'A Quiet Place Part II': Announcement piece, teaser poster & first look
Wed, Dec 18th 2019 11:55 am
Following the deadly events at home, the Abbott family (Emily Blunt, Millicent Simmonds, Noah Jupe) must now face the terrors of the outside world as they continue their fight for survival in silence. Forced to venture into the unknown, they quickly realize that the creatures that hunt by sound are not the only threats that lurk beyond the sand path.
Capitol Christian Music Group surprises Amy Grant with award for 1 billion global streams
Wed, Dec 18th 2019 11:45 am
Monday night, just minutes before she was to take the stage for "Christmas at the Ryman," the 12-night, annual sold-out residency with husband Vince Gill, multi-Platinum and six-time -Grammy winner Amy Grant was surprised by her label, Capitol Christian Music Group (CCMG), with an award for 1 billion global streams.
344 feature films in contention for 2019 Best Picture Oscar
Wed, Dec 18th 2019 11:45 am
Three-hundred forty-four feature films are eligible for the 2019 Academy Awards, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced this week.
Buffalo Botanical Gardens' expansion projects $9.1 million annual economic impact
Wed, Dec 18th 2019 10:00 am
The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens Society Inc. is currently completing the schematic design phase for a multimillion-dollar expansion that would add 40,000 square-feet to the historic structure. This project will help the Botanical Gardens meet the needs of the community, spark surrounding development - and generate over $9.1 million in economic impact, while creating hundreds of new jobs, the venue stated.
'Bill & Ted Face the Music': First-look images
Tue, Dec 17th 2019 04:10 pm
The stakes are higher than ever for the time-traveling exploits of William "Bill" S. Preston Esq. (Alex Winter) and Theodore "Ted" Logan (Keanu Reeves). Yet to fulfill their rock 'n' roll destiny, the now-middle-aged best friends set out on a new adventure when a visitor from the future warns them that only their song can save life as we know it. Along the way, they will be helped by their daughters, a new batch of historical figures, and a few music legends - to seek the song that will set their world right and bring harmony in the universe.
Memorial team provides Christmas for area families
Tue, Dec 17th 2019 03:55 pm
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center staff members, directors, friends and family members are celebrating the 2019 holiday season by bringing Christmas cheer to 40 area families including more than 80 children.
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center Foundation names Lynn Catalano new director
Tue, Dec 17th 2019 03:50 pm
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center announced its recent hire of Lynn Wolfgang Catalano, who will lead the medical center's Foundation and Community Relations, effective Jan. 1. Within these roles, Catalano will focus on building legacies and endowments, fundraising and elevating the visibility of Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center.
What's in a name? Mount St. Mary's Hospital announces most popular baby names for 2019
Tue, Dec 17th 2019 02:45 pm
It's likely one of the first big decisions parents-to-be make - sometimes long before their baby is born - what to name their new bundle of joy. Whether it's a traditional family name or the name of a popular celebrity or famed sports hero - Joshua, as in Allen, for example - most parents give a lot of thought into picking just the right moniker for their son or daughter.
Post Malone to headline 'Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2020' live from Times Square; additional performances from BTS, Sam Hunt, Alanis Morissette
Tue, Dec 17th 2019 02:40 pm
dick clark productions and ABC today announced multi-Platinum-selling artist Post Malone will join America's most-watched New Year's Eve special, "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2020," with a headlining performance live from New York City's Times Square, just minutes before the ball drops.
Empire State Development announces opening of new advanced manufacturing facility in Niagara Falls
Tue, Dec 17th 2019 02:40 pm
Empire State Development announced the opening of the Sandstone Springs LLC production facility in Niagara Falls at the former Union Carbide brownfield site. Approximately 55 new jobs will be created at the 90,000-square-foot advanced manufacturing campus, which includes R&D and organic chemistry labs and product manufacturing lines - as well as bottling, packaging and packing production lines for vegan foods.
Depeche Mode: 'SPIRITS in the Forest' is now available on TVOD
Tue, Dec 17th 2019 02:30 pm
Depeche Mode, along with Trafalgar Releasing, Sony Music Entertainment and BBH Entertainment, announced that, following screenings last month, "Depeche Mode: SPIRITS in the Forest" has cemented itself as one of the largest event cinemas releases of 2019, having earned $4.5 million at the box office across 76 countries in 2,800 cinemas worldwide.
Voting opens to choose recipients of 26th Screen Actors Guild Awards
Tue, Dec 17th 2019 02:30 pm
Final voting opens today to choose which performances will be honored with an Actor during the 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, which will be simulcast live on TNT and TBS on Sunday, Jan. 19 (8 p.m. ET). The nominees were announced on Dec. 11.
Travis Tritt booked for Riviera Theatre
Tue, Dec 17th 2019 02:25 pm
The Riviera Theatre and Latshaw Productions welcome Travis Tritt at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 22.
Aaron Lewis brings 'Acoustic Songs & Stories' show to Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino
Tue, Dec 17th 2019 02:25 pm
Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino has a special night of music planned when Aaron Lewis brings his "Acoustic Songs & Stories" show to the Seneca Allegany Event Center at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 14. Tickets go on sale at noon this Friday, Dec. 20.
David Lee Roth added to Buffalo KISS show
Tue, Dec 17th 2019 02:10 pm
Rock 'n' roll legends KISS have announced fellow musical icon David Lee Roth has been added as a special guest to the last legs of the "End of the Road Tour." Roth will bring his exciting stage show, featuring a twin guitar big rock sound and a set list of classic hits and future energy.
Long-term use of advanced driver assistance technologies can result in disengaged drivers
Tue, Dec 17th 2019 02:10 pm
Drivers with experience using advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) like adaptive cruise control and lane-keeping assist were nearly twice as likely to engage in distracted driving while using the systems compared to when they were driving without the systems, according to new research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.
Niagara River ice boom approaches
Tue, Dec 17th 2019 02:10 pm
Installation of the ice boom for the 2019-20 ice season is planned to begin as early as today, weather permitting.
'Live with Kelly and Ryan' in Las Vegas
Tue, Dec 17th 2019 09:40 am
Updated airdate information has been announced for the four "Live with Kelly and Ryan" broadcasts originating from the Paris Theatre at Paris Las Vegas.
Bravo's 'Top Chef' returns for season 17 with 'All Stars LA'
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 07:25 pm
Bravo's "Top Chef" announced the cast of season 17 - "All Stars LA" - featuring the fiercest group of competitors the show has seen, with 15 finalists, front runners and fan favorites from seasons past who have all returned to finish what they started and battle it out for the coveted title.
Jennifer Hudson returns to 'The Voice' stage along with Black Eyed Peas, Luke Combs, Lady Antebellum, Dua Lipa & season 16 winner Maelyn to perform on live finale
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 07:20 pm
Award-winning former coach Jennifer Hudson returns to "The Voice" stage along with superstar recording artists Black Eyed Peas, Luke Combs, Lady Antebellum, Dua Lipa and season 16 winner Maelyn to perform on the live two-hour Tuesday, Dec. 17 season finale (9-11 p.m. ET/PT) of NBC's four-time Emmy Award-winning musical competition series "The Voice."
Official trailer, posters released for 'Top Gun: Maverick'
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 07:05 pm
"Top Gun" Maverick" is in theaters, IMAX and Dolby Cinema June 26, 2020.
New York State Office for the Aging launches new website
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 05:30 pm
The New York State Office for the Aging (NYSOFA) announced the launch of its new website,, featuring improved design, navigation, search functions, and accessibility from virtually any device.
Jack Eichel named NHL's 3rd Star of Week
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 05:25 pm
Vegas Golden Knights left wing Max Pacioretty, Ottawa Senators left wing Anthony Duclair and Buffalo Sabres center Jack Eichel were named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Dec 15.
Jacobs introduces reforms to prevent voter fraud due to Green Light Law
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 05:25 pm
New York State Sen. Chris Jacobs has introduced legislation to provide protections against voter fraud occurring as a result of New York's Green Light Law.
FASNY: Heat your home safely this winter
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 05:20 pm
Winter is in full swing, bringing with it freezing temperatures and snow. As New Yorkers turn on their heat this winter and curl up next to their fireplaces, the Firemen's Association of the State of New York (FASNY) wants to remind everyone to follow some simple tips when preparing their homes for winter.
Chance The Rapper concert at KeyBank Center canceled
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 01:45 pm
The Chance the Rapper performance scheduled to take place Feb. 10 at KeyBank Center has been canceled. Refunds will be available at point of purchase.
Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper opens enrollment for spring 2020 water academy
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 01:25 pm
Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper has opened enrollment for the spring 2020 water academy course, running Thursdays from 2-3:40 p.m. (lab portion for ECC registrants only) and 4-6 p.m. (lecture portion for all registrants), Jan. 23 through May 14.
NY National Guard headquarters marks 383rd birthday with cake-cutting ceremony
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 01:25 pm
A 21-year-old airman with two years of service, and a 59-year-old soldier who has served since 1984 cut the birthday cake on Friday, Dec. 14, as New York National Guard headquarters in Latham marked the 383rd birthday of America's oldest military force.
Building 429 wraps successful 2019, announces new single & tour for 2020
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 11:50 am
Grammy-nominated band Building 429 is wrapping up one of its most successful years yet thanks to a big hit radio single, a holiday EP, and the announcement of a new partnership.
Crystal Gayle digitally reissues 'A Crystal Christmas'
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 11:50 am
Grammy, AMA, ACM and CMA award-winning country music singer and Grand Ole Opry member Crystal Gayle has digitally reissued her 1986 holiday album, "A Crystal Christmas," for the first time ever. Like he did on "You Don't Know Me," Crystal's son Christos Gatzimos, returned to the studio and remastered his mother's collection of traditional Christmas compositions for digital release.
UB's Center for Ingestive Behavior Research awards its first pilot grants
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 11:50 am
The University at Buffalo Center for Ingestive Behavior Research (CIBR) has awarded its first series of pilot grants.
USAN: Hotel Niagara restoration breaks ground
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 11:40 am
USA Niagara Development Corp. on Monday announced the Hotel Niagara restoration has begun.
Taste of Buffalo seeking new restaurants, food trucks, wineries to apply for 2020
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 11:35 am
The Taste of Buffalo presented by Tops announced there is still time for local restaurants, food trucks and state wineries to apply for the 2020 summer festival. The deadline is Friday, Jan. 31. Applications can be completed online at
Center for Elder Law & Justice receives grant from Garman Family Foundation Fund administered by Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 11:30 am
The Center for Elder Law & Justice has been named as a grant recipient by the Garman Family Foundation Fund, administered by the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo.
Episcopal Cathedral brings Cambridge & Salisbury to Buffalo, warmth to homeless
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 07:00 am
St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral, located at 139 Pearl St., Buffalo, invites all to celebrate Christmas by participating in worship experiences based on the rich and relevant traditions instituted by King's College in Cambridge, England, and Salisbury Cathedral.
Can You Help? Buffalo Wheelchair Basketball Youth League
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 07:00 am
A GoFundMe launched to help the Buffalo Wheelchair Basketball Youth League raise $20,000 in order to purchase 10 wheelchairs for this program that integrates people with physical disabilities and people without disabilities together on the court to learn and play competitive wheelchair basketball.
NFP taking holiday break
Mon, Dec 16th 2019 07:00 am
2019 has been a banner year for Niagara Frontier Publications. The Island Dispatch turned 75, The Lewiston-Porter Sentinel was presented the Chairman's Award at the Niagara River Region Chamber of Commerce Gala, and the Niagara-Wheatfield-NT Tribune welcomed a new editor. Our readership continued to grow at and on our social media pages.
'No Time To Die' star Daniel Craig announces search for talented James Bond fans as poster design brief launches worldwide
Sat, Dec 14th 2019 08:55 am
EON Productions, Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios (MGM), Universal Pictures International and United Artists Releasing have launched a global initiative challenging the most creative 007 fans to produce original James Bond poster artwork, ahead of the April 2020 release of "No Time To Die."
GIFC helps Light Up the Boulevard
Sat, Dec 14th 2019 07:00 am
Santa Claus (Noah Teator) and an elf (Megan Stanley) of the Grand Island Fire Co. rode ladder truck No. 6 last Saturday in the Light Up the Boulevard Parade to the Town Commons, where Santa lit the town Christmas tree. (Photo by Larry Austin)
GIHS takes Polar Plunge for Special Olympics
Sat, Dec 14th 2019 07:00 am
The Grand Island Central School District's coaching staff and supporters of the Unified basketball team took the plunge this weekend for the Special Olympics.

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