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Teen Driver Safety Week: AAA says it's never too soon for parents to talk to teen drivers
Mon, Oct 17th 2022 07:00 am
National Teen Driver Safety Week runs from Oct. 16-22. This is a perfect time for parents to talk with teen drivers about the importance of safety behind the wheel. AAA research shows that more than 60% of teens get their driver's license before the age of 18.
Wine and Chocolate Festival returns to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters
Mon, Oct 17th 2022 07:00 am
The Summit Federal Credit Union will sponsor the fifth Buffalo Wine and Chocolate Festival on Saturday, Nov. 12, at The Powerhouse, an historical, 22,000-square-foot space nestled in the heart of industrial Buffalo.
Citizen of the Year Awardee honored at Board of Education meeting
Sat, Oct 15th 2022 07:00 am
Athletic Director Jon Roth, who was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Grand Island Chamber of Commerce's Citizen of the Year banquet earlier this week, was honored by the Grand Island Central School District Board of Education at its meeting on Tuesday in Sidway Elementary School.
Daffodil planting at Nike Base in remembrance of Joanne Pinner Carr
Sat, Oct 15th 2022 07:00 am
Daffodils are seen as a sign of hope and remembrance. Because of their bright yellow color, they are seen as a symbol of spring. For the family and friends of Joanne Pinner Carr, who died in 2009, daffodils are a way to remember her life and her connection to the Earth.
Summer reading program participants recognized
Sat, Oct 15th 2022 07:00 am
Assemblyman Angelo Morinello, who represents Grand Island in the 145th District of the New York State Assembly, presented certificates to three Veronica Connor Middle School students on Oct. 6 for their completion of the 2022 Summer Reading Challenge.
Delaware North donates $20,000 to Community Missions
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 07:10 pm
Neither a global pandemic nor a national labor and supply shortage could stop Community Missions from providing more than 174,000 meals and 10,000 nights of care to those in need in Niagara County in 2021.
Jerry Seinfeld to perform at Shea's Buffalo Theatre on April 21
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 04:30 pm
Shea's Buffalo Theatre and JS Touring announced comedian Jerry Seinfeld will perform on the Shea's Buffalo Theatre stage at 7 p.m. April 21. Tickets go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 21.
Niagara University receives $3.5 million gift from William and Nancy Gacioch
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 04:30 pm
William (Class of 1961, 2007 - honorary) and Nancy Gacioch have made a commitment of $3.5 million to Niagara University. The gift was announced at the dedication of the Gacioch Center for Career & Professional Development and the Gacioch Circle on Friday.
Hochul signs legislation to aid breast cancer survivors during their recovery
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 04:30 pm
Gov. Kathy Hochul has signed legislation that will aid breast cancer survivors during their recovery.
Ryan announces major investment in Tonawanda youth recreation
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 04:25 pm
New York State Sen. Sean Ryan announced he has secured state grants totaling $656,000 to help fund three brand-new recreational activities for children in the City of Tonawanda. The projects include a splash pad at the city's public pool, a sportsplex at the Boys & Girls Club of the Northtowns' Newman Family Club, and an accessible playground for all children located at the new City of Tonawanda Elementary School.
$7.6 million in federal funding to support local emergency planning & response efforts
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 04:25 pm
Gov. Kathy Hochul announced $7.6 million in federal funding was awarded to county emergency management agencies in New York to support planning and operational readiness for disaster response.
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' 'The Heist' turns 10; 'Can't Hold Us' officially certified RIAA Diamond
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 04:25 pm
This month marks not only the 10-year history since the release of Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' accolade and award-laden global debut, "The Heist," but also sees their hit single "Can't Hold Us" being officially certified RIAA Diamond, with the organization honoring the duo as one of the most successful of the past 65 years of RIAA Gold and Platinum history.
Bill introduced by Higgins, honoring WWII veteran Indiana Hunt-Martin, signed into law
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 04:25 pm
This week, President Joe Biden signed into law a bill, introduced by Congressman Brian Higgins, honoring World War II veteran Indiana Hunt-Martin. The legislation (H.R. 2142) designates Buffalo's Central Park post office, located at 170 Manhattan Ave., as the Indiana Hunt-Martin Post Office Building.
New deluxe edition of Robbie Williams' 'Life Thru A Lens' to celebrate 25th anniversary
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 03:20 pm
Robbie Williams announced a new deluxe edition of his multimillion-selling debut solo album, "Life Thru A Lens," will be released Dec. 2 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the record.
Food Network & Discovery+ celebrate season with jam-packed slate of brand-new holiday programming
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 03:20 pm
'Tis almost the season, and Food Network is ready to celebrate with a full lineup of festive series and specials for the whole family to enjoy.
blink-182 releases new single 'Edging'
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 03:20 pm
Multi-Platinum, award-winning group blink-182 has dropped new single "Edging," making it the first time in nearly a decade that Mark, Tom and Travis have been in the studio together.
Julio Iglesias Jr. & Brian McKnight release Stevie Wonder medley
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 03:15 pm
International recording artist Julio Iglesias Jr. has released his new single, a duet of a Stevie Wonder medley with Brian McKnight.
Passion's Kristian Stanfill looks to 'Make It Out Alive'
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 02:50 pm
sixtstepsrecords/Capitol CMG's Kristian Stanfill announced the release of his latest solo music. His new album, "Make It Out Alive," will drop Nov. 11.
FINNEAS celebrates 1-year anniversary of debut album, 'Optimist,' with special deluxe version
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 02:50 pm
Academy and Grammy Award-winning artist FINNEAS celebrates the one-year anniversary since the release of his critically acclaimed debut album "Optimist" with a special deluxe version, out today.
CAIN's video of 'I'm So Blessed (Best Day Remix)' goes viral, trio releases song to answer fan call
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 02:45 pm
Sibling trio CAIN is so "blessed" to release "I'm So Blessed (Best Day Remix").
Florida Georgia Line offers 'Greatest Hits' releases
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 02:45 pm
Opening up a new era of anything-goes energy and expression, Florida Georgia Line spent 10 years as one of country's most daring and influential acts - and their first-ever "Greatest Hits" package shows how.
'Hope Says,' says Consumed By Fire
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 02:45 pm
Red Street Records announces the newest song from Consumed By Fire. "Hope Says" is out now.
PSC: Utilities prepared to meet consumer demand for electricity and natural gas during winter
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 02:40 pm
The New York State Public Service Commission announced it expects the state's utilities will have adequate supplies of natural gas and electricity on hand to meet the demands of residential and commercial customers in New York state. Meanwhile, the global commodity costs of natural gas, heating oil, and propane have continued to rise, resulting in utility and heating cost increases, along with additional increases in oil, gas and electricity prices.
Joint statement from NYS, Erie County & Buffalo Bills regarding status of stadium negotiations
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 01:30 pm
Empire State Development Senior Counsel Stephen Gawlik, Erie County Attorney Jeremy Toth, and Buffalo Bills Executive Vice President/COO Ron Raccuia released the following statement Friday, after all three parties agreed to extend the exclusivity period until 30 days after final determination on the State Environmental Quality Review (SEQRA) by Erie County:
Steven Curtis Chapman shares 'Still'
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 12:55 pm
"Still," the new album from Steven Curtis Chapman is out now, courtesy of Provident Entertainment/Sony Music.
NYS: Pay increases for nurse positions to improve recruitment & retention efforts
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 12:50 pm
Gov. Kathy Hochul has announced a series of pay increases for nurse positions within New York state agencies to help improve recruitment and retention among the state's health care workforce.
UB's entrepreneurship law clinic helps Buffalo's startups get their footing
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 12:50 pm
Buffalo-based entrepreneur Adam Utley had a goal: start a biotech company that creates cancer therapies for patients by storing healthy immune cells from their blood that can be retrained to fight cancer.
Youngstown Library Friends' fall book sale Nov. 3-5
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 12:50 pm
The Friends of the Youngstown Free Library will host its annual fall book sale from the evening of Thursday, Nov. 3, through the afternoon of Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Red Brick School Village Center gym, 240 Lockport St.
Registration open for household hazardous waste collection event in North Tonawanda
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 12:50 pm
Niagara County Legislator Randy Bradt announced registration is open for the county's next household hazardous waste (HHW) collection event, which will be held Saturday, Nov. 5, in North Tonawanda. The event is open to all Niagara County residents. Registration is required.
New York State Department of Labor announces minimum wage increase for home care aides
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 12:50 pm
The New York State Department of Labor on Thursday announced a minimum wage increase for home care aides. Effective Oct. 1, through Public Health Law ยง 3614-f, the minimum wage for home care aides has been increased to $17 per hour in New York City, Long Island and Westchester, and $15.20 per hour for the remainder of New York.
Hochul signs legislation ending practice of charging additional fee on outstanding student debt
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 12:50 pm
Gov. Kathy Hochul has signed legislation (S.7862B/A.10261) ending the practice of charging an additional fee to debtors when collecting outstanding debts owed to the state resulting from educational expenses. Prior to this law, a fee of 22% was added by state law on top of the total debt due.
SUNY Erie City Campus & Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra to present lunchtime concert series
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 12:50 pm
SUNY Erie Community College and the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra are presenting a free concert series in the atrium of SUNY Erie's City Campus, at 121 Ellicott St., Buffalo. The series will include six noon concerts on select Mondays, during which listeners can gather in the atrium and either bring a lunch or purchase one at the SUNY Erie cafeteria.
Full free edition: The Tribune-Sentinel for Oct. 14, 2022
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 11:15 am
Full free edition: The Tribune-Sentinel for Oct. 14, 2022
Happy Fall-o-ween!
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 11:10 am
Lewiston merchants have outdone themselves this year, creating and displaying season-appropriate "friends" to greet their customers.
What's new and coming soon at Niagara Air Reserve Station?
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 11:00 am
Holly Curcione, executive director of the Niagara Military Affairs Council, visited the Niagara Town Board last week to discuss the lobbying group's activities and the exciting future planned for one of only six Air Force bases left in New York state.
Porter Town Board discussions include budget, POTL, Airbnb
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 11:00 am
Porter Town Board members began discussions on the town's 2023 budget plans at its monthly meeting Tuesday at Town Hall. No actual numbers were released that evening, as financial discussions are said to be continuing between the town and its employees, namely the Highway Department, according to Supervisor John "Duffy" Johnston and bookkeeper Kim Boyer.
Chiavetta's chicken BBQ for Veterans Day
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 11:00 am
First District Niagara County Legislator Irene Myers announced plans for her annual Chiavetta's Veterans Day chicken barbecue. The event will take place from noon to 5 p.m. (or until sold-out) on Saturday, Nov. 12, at the Youngstown Volunteer Fire Co. firehall, 625 Third St.
Leadership change coming to Lewiston Council on the Arts, as staff retirement announced
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 10:55 am
The Lewiston Council on the Arts on Wednesday announced that, after 30 years of working together, the staff is retiring at the end of 2022 - and a leadership transition process is beginning immediately.
Welcome to Lewiston, Janet Dunstan's Dance Academy
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 07:00 am
Janet Dunstan's Dance Academy recently celebrated a ribbon-cutting at a new Lewiston location, 767 Cayuga St. - inside the former Bank of America building).
Actor Luke Evans duets with Charlotte Church on 'Moulin Rouge!' classic 'Come What May'
Thu, Oct 13th 2022 09:25 pm
After what his team called "a mesmerizing opener with 'Horizons Blue,' Luke Evans on Wednesday revealed "a brilliant duet with Charlotte Church on the 'Moulin Rouge!' epic 'Come What May,' taken from his stunning new album, 'A Song For You,' out Nov. 4 on BMG."

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