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Is your restaurant the best?
Fri, May 26th 2023 03:50 pm
Niagara Frontier Publications is once again looking for Western New York's top warm-weather places to eat - and their very best foodstuffs.
Social Security Administration expands outreach & access for Supplemental Security Income
Fri, May 26th 2023 02:40 pm
Kilolo Kijakazi, acting commissioner of Social Security, announced the agency has expanded its outreach to people in critical need of financial help who may be eligible for Supplemental Security Income (SSI).
DEC announces start of 'NYHABS' online notification & reporting system for harmful algal blooms
Fri, May 26th 2023 02:35 pm
The New York state departments of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Health (DOH) remind New Yorkers to learn about and be aware of harmful algal blooms, or "HABs," as the 2023 notification season starts. DEC's New York harmful algal bloom system (NYHABS) is now active and allows the public and trained citizens to send reports of HABs to DEC electronically via a simple, user- and mobile phone-friendly form.
AAA, community partners warn drivers of '100 Deadliest Days for Teen Drivers'
Fri, May 26th 2023 02:15 pm
The "100 Deadliest Days" is the period between Memorial Day and Labor Day when fatal teen crashes increase dramatically. AAA coined the phrase after examining troubling data regarding fatal crashes among teen drivers.
Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park to commemorate Memorial Day weekend
Fri, May 26th 2023 02:15 pm
For the fourth year in a row, 7,300 flags will blanket the grounds of the Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park throughout Memorial Day weekend to represent the average number of United States veterans who have lost their battle with PTSD per year, an average of 22 per day.
CAIN releases 'Any More'
Fri, May 26th 2023 01:55 pm
You don't have to wait anymore - new music is here from CAIN!
'The Blacklist' sets series finale
Fri, May 26th 2023 01:50 pm
The NBC drama series "The Blacklist" will move to 8 p.m. Thursdays, beginning June 1. On that date, the series will air back-to-back at 8 and 9 p.m.
Carrie Underwood releases 'Out Of That Truck' to radio
Fri, May 26th 2023 01:50 pm
Carrie Underwood has released her song, "Out Of That Truck," to radio. She co-wrote the tune with David Garcia and Lydia Vaughan, and she said it's about memories that pop up in familiar places.
Steffany Gretzinger to release new album, 'The Narrow Way'
Fri, May 26th 2023 01:50 pm
Worship artist and songwriter Steffany Gretzinger is releasing her newest offering, "The Narrow Way," on July 7. Today, she has released the title track along with the lyric video. Click here to listen to "The Narrow Way."
DOE releases 'Lead Us Again' from upcoming sophomore album
Fri, May 26th 2023 01:50 pm
Six-time Grammy Award nominee and two-time GMA Dove Award-winning singer, songwriter and musician DOE releases a new song today, "Lead Us Again" (RCA Inspiration/Life Room Label).
Hochul welcomes visitors to state beaches
Fri, May 26th 2023 01:35 pm
Gov. Kathy Hochul encouraged New Yorkers and visitors from neighboring states to safely enjoy state parks, beaches, trails and historic sites across New York this Memorial Day weekend. Many state park beaches will open for the first time this season.
Members of Congress lead bipartisan push urging US to address Canada's underused housing tax
Fri, May 26th 2023 01:35 pm
In a bipartisan letter, members of Congress are urging the U.S. secretary of state to work with the government of Canada to find a solution to exempt Americans from Canada's Underused Housing Tax. The push comes ahead of Memorial Day weekend, which typically marks the start of the busy cross-border summer season for cottage owners.
Ortt honors youth leadership recipient Brooke Johnpier
Fri, May 26th 2023 01:15 pm
Senate Minority Leader Ortt recognized Brooke Johnpier from Ransomville with the Senate Youth Leadership Award. The program was established to distinguish outstanding high school students for their leadership in the classroom, on the sports field, in extracurricular or community activities.
Project Play WNY announces awardees for 'Summer Free Play Series' inaugural grant process
Fri, May 26th 2023 01:15 pm
Project Play Western New York (WNY), driven and funded by the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation's youth sports and recreation focus area, in partnership with the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, announced 12 organizations received a 2023 "Summer Free Play Series" grant award.
NFFP responds to fire
Fri, May 26th 2023 01:15 pm
At 1:37 a.m. Wednesday, the Niagara Falls Fire Department responded to a fire at 7211 Stephenson Ave. Upon arrival, fire personnel found heavy fire coming out of the windows on the right side and in the rear of the building. Upon investigation, it was determined the cause of the fire was not accidental.
Ortt urges governor to consider alternative housing options in New York City for migrants
Fri, May 26th 2023 01:10 pm
Senate Republican Leader Rob Ortt has sent a letter to Gov. Kathy Hochul expressing what his team called "continued concern over the lack of a clear plan to house migrants in the midst of an influx that the city and state are clearly unprepared to handle."
NYPA: Low-cost hydropower award to create 160 jobs in Niagara Falls
Fri, May 26th 2023 01:10 pm
Gov. Kathy Hochul on Thursday announced the New York Power Authority board of trustees approved economic development awards to three firms that will spur more than $508 million in capital investments and create 205 jobs
Hochul announces suspension of construction-related lane closures for Memorial Day
Fri, May 26th 2023 01:10 pm
Gov. Kathy Hochul on Thursday announced temporary lane closures for road and bridge construction projects on New York state highways will be suspended from 6 a.m. Friday, May 26, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, May 30, to ease travel throughout the Memorial Day holiday weekend.
Buffalo man pleads guilty to attempted murder for injuring victim in shooting at dollar store
Fri, May 26th 2023 01:00 pm
Erie County District Attorney John J. Flynn announced 34-year-old Travis J. Green of Buffalo pleaded guilty Thursday morning before Erie County Court Judge Sheila A. DiTullio to one count of attempted murder in the second degree (class "B" violent felony). The defendant pleaded guilty to the highest count in full satisfaction of the indictment against him.
Missing Grand Island girl is found safe
Fri, May 26th 2023 01:00 pm
A missing Grand Island girl has been found and reunited with her family, after allegedly being lured away from her Bedell Road home overnight Thursday by a man she met online.
Photos: Mt. Joy sets high bar
Fri, May 26th 2023 11:40 am
Mt. Joy kicked-off the 2023 Artpark Amphitheater concert series with a musical masterpiece on Thursday.
Frontier House update: Windows ordered, exterior work to continue this summer
Fri, May 26th 2023 11:00 am
With the summer tourism season about to start in Lewiston, new questions have arisen as to the status of the village's most famous building, the 199-year-old Frontier House.
Future of renewable energy in Niagara up for debate
Fri, May 26th 2023 11:00 am
The Town of Niagara Town Board called a public hearing to discuss the future of two specific renewable power-generating installations next month.
Vandals target bathroom at new Village of Lewiston playground
Fri, May 26th 2023 10:00 am
Village of Lewiston trustees were livid Monday, recounting how the bathroom outside the inclusive playground at Marilyn Toohey Park was vandalized over the weekend - and not for the first time.
'Hometown Heroes' banners program growing in Niagara County
Fri, May 26th 2023 10:00 am
You've likely seen them in your travels around western Niagara County: Attractive flags hanging from utility poles bearing the names of service members from the area. It's a project that's become known as the "Hometown Heroes" banner program - and it's gaining popularity.
How to express appreciation to military members
Fri, May 26th 2023 09:45 am
Members of the military perform an invaluable service. In volunteering to defend their nation and even vulnerable individuals across the globe, military members safeguard a way of life that enables millions of people to fulfill their potential and live happy, productive lives.
Lewiston Council on the Arts announces 'Music Mondays' concert series
Fri, May 26th 2023 09:05 am
Once again, the Lewiston Council on the Arts has a stellar lineup of free concerts to fill your summer nights with song.
Destination Niagara USA poised for big summer
Fri, May 26th 2023 09:00 am
Destination Niagara USA is planning a party - a birthday bash to celebrate 20 years of tourism sales promotion in Niagara.
Wydysh: Much to look forward to in Niagara County
Fri, May 26th 2023 08:50 am
As we head into Memorial Day Weekend and the unofficial start of summer - though you wouldn't know it by some of the weather we have had lately - I wanted to use this week's column to cover several different issues related to the coming months. The better weather always means there is a lot of activity going on in county government.
Full free edition: The Tribune-Sentinel for May 26, 2023
Fri, May 26th 2023 08:30 am
Full free edition: The Tribune-Sentinel for May 26, 2023
Dancers needed for GNBC 'Summer Showcase'
Thu, May 25th 2023 09:05 am
The Greater Niagara Ballet Company is looking for dancers ages 13-plus with strong ballet skills to perform at its "Summer Showcase" the evening of Friday, July 14, at Academy Park in Lewiston.
Niagara Wine Trail hosts 'Wine & Charcuterie' weekend event June 3-4
Thu, May 25th 2023 09:05 am
Tickets are on sale for the Niagara Wine Trail's "Wine & Charcuterie" weekend food sampling and wine tasting event, set for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, June 3, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 4. The event is sponsored by Cabot Creamery. Guests will pair New York state crafted Cabot Creamery cheese and other charcuterie items with three tastes of wine at each participating winery along the trail.
Daughter of Lew-Port principal following in mom's shoes as sports star
Thu, May 25th 2023 08:10 am
Reyes Rodriguez is on a fast-track to sports success - which isn't surprising, considering her mom, Tina (Williams) Rodriguez, was the GOAT at Niagara Catholic High School.
SONIC Drive-In donates to Niagara Falls-area schools this Teacher Appreciation Month
Wed, May 24th 2023 08:55 pm
In honor of May's Teacher Appreciation Month, SONIC Drive-In's SONIC Foundation donated $1.5 million to match all public contributions made to requests on DonorsChoose, a national nonprofit that allows individuals to donate directly to public school classroom requests submitted by teachers.
United Way of Buffalo & Erie County's 'Day of Caring' returns June 21
Wed, May 24th 2023 08:55 pm
After a three-year hiatus, "Day of Caring," United Way of Buffalo & Erie County's (UWBEC) largest single-day volunteer event, returns June 21.
Aquarium of Niagara selects construction manager for expansion, unveils new renderings
Wed, May 24th 2023 08:55 pm
The Aquarium of Niagara has selected Turner Construction Co. as the project manager for its first expansion in the organization's 58-year history. The $5 million Great Lakes 360 project, which was formally announced in December, will be a living museum featuring the notable wildlife of the Niagara River and larger Great Lakes ecosystem.
NYS: $1.8 million in grants awarded to state parks, trails, historic sites
Wed, May 24th 2023 08:55 pm
Gov. Kathy Hochul announced $1.8 million in grants to support 28 not-for-profit organizations involved with stewardship of state parks, trails, historic sites and public lands, the highest amount awarded in the Park and Trail Partnership Grants program history.
'Big R': Tickets on sale for All-Star Circuit of Champions Race on July 7
Wed, May 24th 2023 08:55 pm
Tickets are now on sale for the All-Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Car Series race at the Ransomville Speedway. The event will take place on Friday, July 7, and the all-stars will be joined by the Hy-Tech Concrete Sportsman, and the KiPo Motors Street Stocks.
The Rock Music boldly proclaims 'The Future Is Sure'
Wed, May 24th 2023 08:55 pm
The Rock Music, a collective of Spirit-led, Christ-centered worshippers flourishing for more than two decades in the heart of Utah, is set to bow "The Future Is Sure" July 14. Produced by Sam Hart (Aaron Shust), Joel Pack, Jordan Clark and Nate Pyfer, the seven-song EP features five originals along with two beloved classics reimagined in the acclaimed ensemble's signature style.
Recreational Festival raises awareness for inclusive programs & activities for children with special needs
Wed, May 24th 2023 08:00 pm
Parent Network of WNY's annual Recreational Festival sponsored by Northtown Auto, Prime Care Coordination, Robert Warner Center for Developmental Pediatrics and Rehabilitation at Oishei Children's Hospital, and the Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation for Autism is set from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. June 3.
 

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