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ASI accepting proposals for a public art project in Niagara Falls
Thu, Nov 7th 2019 01:00 pm
On behalf of 1702 Pine LLC, Arts Services Initiative of Western New York invites Western New York-based visual artists working in two-dimensional and three-dimensional mediums to submit proposals for an outdoor public art project located at 1702 Pine Ave., Niagara Falls. The mural will appear on the building's west-facing façade facing 17th Street.
Caroline Wojtaszek to run for Niagara County Court judge
Thu, Nov 7th 2019 09:45 am
District Attorney Caroline Wojtaszek has announced her candidacy for Niagara County Court judge.
Celebrate Native American culture at Niagara Power Vista
Thu, Nov 7th 2019 09:40 am
The New York Power Authority, in recognition of Native American Heritage Month, will host a variety of cultural activities, presentations and performances Saturday, Nov. 16, at its Niagara Power Vista, 5777 Lewiston Road. Visitors can help build longhouses and learn about the history of lacrosse.
Niagara County resident honored at Developmental Disabilities Statewide Conference
Thu, Nov 7th 2019 09:40 am
A Niagara County resident received statewide honors at the Cerebral Palsy Associations of New York State conference on Oct. 28. The honoree was chosen from nominees across New York.
Dak Prescott & first-place Cowboys host Kirk Cousins & Vikings on NBC's 'Sunday Night Football'
Thu, Nov 7th 2019 09:30 am
Dak Prescott and the division-leading Dallas Cowboys (5-3) host Kirk Cousins and the Minnesota Vikings (6-3) on NBC's "Sunday Night Football" this week in a battle between NFC playoff contenders. The matchup features two of the league's elite rushers: Minnesota's Dalvin Cook, who leads the NFL in rushing yards this season, and Dallas' Ezekiel Elliott, who won the rushing title in 2018 with 1,434 yards. Coverage begins at 7 p.m. ET on NBC, followed by kickoff at 8:20 p.m. from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Western New York receives a $10,000 grant from Rich Products
Thu, Nov 7th 2019 09:30 am
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Western New York (RMHCWNY) announced it has received a $10,000 grant from Richs Products. The grant funded the refresh of the kitchen at the Buffalo Ronald McDonald House on West Ferry Street.
Well, if it's snowing outside ...
Thu, Nov 7th 2019 09:15 am
Old Fort Niagara, the 18th century historic site, is getting ready for its popular Christmas event in a very 21st-century way.
Interview: With 'Faith' as his focus, Jordan Feliz takes message to masses
Wed, Nov 6th 2019 09:55 pm
When Jordan Feliz gave up, his life changed forever.
New & returning favorites highlight 'Jingle Falls USA'
Wed, Nov 6th 2019 01:35 pm
New activities, outdoor décor, returning favorites and special events highlight "Jingle Falls USA," a collaborative three-day holiday festival celebrating its third year in downtown Niagara Falls, Nov. 30, Dec. 7 and 14.
Moody's raises Erie County credit rating to A1
Wed, Nov 6th 2019 07:00 am
The Erie County Division of Budget and Management announced Moody's Investor's Service, on Tuesday, upgraded Erie County's credit rating to A1, up from A2, and noted a "stable" outlook for the county.
Election Day 2019: Republicans claim victory in northern Niagara County
Tue, Nov 5th 2019 11:15 pm
The Republican Party in northern Niagara County scored major victories on Election Day in the Town of Lewiston and in the legislature.
Lady Falcons fall to Hamburg in semifinals
Tue, Nov 5th 2019 10:30 pm
For the last two years, the Niagara-Wheatfield Lady Falcons volleyball team had appeared in the Section VI Class A finals. Vying for a third straight visit Tuesday night, the team fell short on the court versus the Hamburg Bulldogs, 3-1.
$13,000-plus donated to Lewiston inclusive playground
Tue, Nov 5th 2019 06:30 pm
Two large gifts to the new playground project were announced prior to Monday's Village of Lewiston Board of Trustees work session.
'Dancing with the Stars': Spice Girls' Emma Bunton, *NSYNC's Joey Fatone guest judges on 'Boy Band & Girl Group Night'
Tue, Nov 5th 2019 05:25 pm
For the first time ever - and joining judges Len Goodman, Bruno Tonioli and Carrie Ann Inaba - two guest judges will be in the ballroom: Emma Bunton (Baby Spice) of the Spice Girls and Joey Fatone of *NSYNC (a "DWTS" alum). Bunton will judge the girl group dances, while Fatone will judge the boy band dances.
Study: A mother's warmth & sensitivity can mitigate obesity risk factors in infants experiencing significant prenatal and early adversity
Tue, Nov 5th 2019 05:20 pm
The deleterious effects that obesity has on an individual's health and the difficulty of reversing it in adults are well-known, ranging from diabetes and heart disease to cancer. For these reasons, obesity prevention in babies and children in populations at high risk is increasingly seen as a critical way to address the obesity epidemic.
'A Tribute to the Edmund Fitzgerald' returns to BBC
Tue, Nov 5th 2019 05:20 pm
"The Legend Lives On."... At 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, Lewiston Council on the Arts proudly presents "A Tribute to the Edmund Fitzgerald" at the Brickyard Brewing Company, 436 Center St., Lewiston. This multisensory, multimedia tribute will be hosted by artist and Edmund Fitzgerald enthusiast Thomas Paul Asklar, who will commemorate the 44th anniversary of the disaster.
Country Music Association: Kris Kristofferson recipient of 2019 Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award
Tue, Nov 5th 2019 05:20 pm
The Country Music Association has revealed its 2019 Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award recipient: iconic country music star Kris Kristofferson.
American Ambulance Association honors American Medical Response in Buffalo with AMBY Award
Tue, Nov 5th 2019 05:00 pm
American Medical Response in Buffalo will receive an AMBY Award today at the American Ambulance Association's annual conference and trade show awards reception in Nashville. AMR will receive an AMBY in the Employee Programs category.
Tom Fontana featured as a 'Giant of Buffalo' by Buffalo History Museum
Tue, Nov 5th 2019 04:55 pm
The Buffalo History Museum continues its tradition of "Giants of Buffalo," a series of programs dedicated to individuals who have made extraordinary contributions in their life's vocation, with "Giants of Buffalo Film: Tom Fontana."
Memorial announces 2020 Premier co-chairs
Tue, Nov 5th 2019 04:55 pm
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center has named its co-chairs for the 2020 Premier, the medical center's annual black tie gala: Rajinder Bajwa, M.D., F.I.D.S.A.; Simmanjeet Mangat, M.D.; Marnie LaVigne, Ph.D.; and Robert Fohl.
Niagara Global Tourism Institute's TReC joins Business Incubator Association of New York State
Tue, Nov 5th 2019 04:55 pm
Niagara University's Niagara Global Tourism Institute announced the affiliation of its emerging TReC incubator with the Business Incubator Association of New York State Inc.
Josh Groban headlines February lineup at Fallsview Casino
Tue, Nov 5th 2019 04:50 pm
Big names in entertainment are coming to Niagara Fallsview Casino Resort in February 2020, including award-winning singer and songwriter Josh Groban, country sensation Scotty McCreery, pop legend Peter Noone and comedian Nick Offerman.
Artpark to welcome AWOLNATION, Andrew McMahon
Tue, Nov 5th 2019 04:50 pm
Funtime Presents and Artpark & Company welcome AWOLNATION "The Lightning Riders Tour" with special guest Andrew McMahon for an amphitheater performance on Sunday, May 31, 2020. The show also features performances by The Beaches and Bleeker.
Rochester-bound: Falcons soccer wins Class A title
Mon, Nov 4th 2019 11:35 pm
All postseason, the magic number for the Niagara-Wheatfield boys soccer team has been two. Monday night, the Falcons continued the trend, as the team defeated Williamsville South, 2-0, to clinch the Section VI Class A title.
'Chicago P.D.': Is it time for Jay to leave Voight?
Mon, Nov 4th 2019 04:35 pm
With Antonio AWOL, both "Chicago P.D." fans and pundits expected Jay to become the voice of reason inside the intelligence unit - and maybe even a pseudo-conscience for Voight. What they didn't expect was Halstead to go full-on Hank.
Colvin Cleaners needs kids coats for 24th annual 'Coats 4 Kids' program
Mon, Nov 4th 2019 01:55 pm
Colvin Cleaners is asking Western New Yorkers to go through their closets and donate gently used or new winter coats, jackets, gloves, hats and scarves for toddlers to young adults for families in need this winter season. The company is in desperate need of winter coats for children, from toddler to teens.
Alzheimer's Association, CVS Health join forces to fight Alzheimer's
Mon, Nov 4th 2019 01:55 pm
The Alzheimer's Association and CVS Health announced a three-year corporate partnership aimed at fighting Alzheimer's - a disease impacting more than 5 million Americans and 16 million caregivers across the country. The partnership is launching with an in-store fundraising campaign that will provide $10 million to support Alzheimer's Association programs, including those aimed at caregiver education, care and support, and disease research.
Niagara Falls USA welcomes World Karate Commission Championships
Mon, Nov 4th 2019 01:55 pm
This week, Niagara Falls USA is hosting the World Karate Commission Championships at the Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls. This internationally recognized event will bring approximately 2,000 families to the city from across the country and the world.
Harry Styles' new album, 'Fine Line,' releasing globally Dec. 13
Mon, Nov 4th 2019 01:50 pm
Harry Styles has announced his anticipated new album, "Fine Line," will release globally on Friday, Dec. 13. It will be available for pre-save and pre-order tomorrow. Visit
Niagara Wine Trail: 'Share the Bounty' this weekend
Mon, Nov 4th 2019 01:50 pm
For well over a decade now, the Niagara Wine Trail USA wineries have partnered with local food banks and charitable organizations - and this year is no different. To ensure a bountiful holiday season for area residents in need, the annual "Share the Bounty" event will be held Veterans Day Weekend, Nov. 9-11.
SBA begins National Veterans Small Business Week
Mon, Nov 4th 2019 01:50 pm
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is celebrating the accomplishments of veteran, service member and military spouse small business owners nationwide during National Veterans Small Business Week, designated nationally this year as Nov. 4-8.
Lewiston's 'Circle of Honor' unveiling slated for Veterans Day evening
Mon, Nov 4th 2019 12:00 pm
After nearly two years of planning, fundraising, engineering and construction, the new Veterans of Foreign Wars "Circle of Honor" will be dedicated during a nighttime ceremony at 6:15 p.m. Veterans Day, Monday, Nov. 11.
Spaghetti dinner at Our Lady of Fatima Shrine
Mon, Nov 4th 2019 12:00 pm
Our Lady of Fatima Shrine Knights of Columbus Council No. 14622 will hosts its 11th annual spaghetti dinner from 3-7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, in the Shrine dining hall, 1023 Swann Road, Lewiston.
'CMA Country Christmas' to air Dec. 3 on ABC
Mon, Nov 4th 2019 12:00 pm
As previously announced, country superstar Trisha Yearwood will host and perform on the 10th annual "CMA Country Christmas," airing Tuesday, Dec. 3 (9 p.m. EST), on ABC. "CMA Country Christmas" features Christmas classics and festive one-of-a-kind collaborations by artists including Kristin Chenoweth, for KING & COUNTRY, Chris Janson, Tori Kelly, Lady Antebellum, Rascal Flatts, Runaway June, CeCe Winans, Brett Young and Chris Young.
'Dolly Parton: Here She Comes Again!' airs Nov. 12 on ABC
Mon, Nov 4th 2019 11:55 am
As music fans around the world get ready to celebrate "Country Music's Biggest Night," ABC airs its 11th annual pre-CMA Awards special. Hosted by ABC News' Robin Roberts, "Dolly Parton: Here She Comes Again!" airs Tuesday, Nov. 12 (10 p.m. EST).
3-time Golden Globe nominee Ellen DeGeneres to receive Carol Burnett Award at 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards
Mon, Nov 4th 2019 11:55 am
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced three-time Golden Globe nominee Ellen DeGeneres will receive the Carol Burnett Award. She is the second recipient to be honored with the accolade, the first having been its namesake, Carol Burnett. DeGeneres will accept the honor at Hollywood's "Party of the Year" on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020 airing live at 8 p.m. ET on NBC.
HAL releases 9th annual holiday ornament
Mon, Nov 4th 2019 07:00 am
The Historical Association of Lewiston announced the release of its ninth annual holiday ornament, featuring Apple Granny Restaurant.
Bazaar & sale on Election Day
Mon, Nov 4th 2019 07:00 am
First Presbyterian Church of Lewiston will hold a bazaar and white elephant sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday Nov. 5, at the church, South Fifth and Cayuga streets. Available will be baked goods, jams and jellies, pies, cookies, and better white elephant treasures, including jewelry.
Medicare educational symposium at Lewiston Library
Mon, Nov 4th 2019 07:00 am
A Medicare educational symposium will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, at the Lewiston Public Library Community Room, 305 S. Eighth St.

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