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Carolyn Cianciosa Memorial Scholarship available at Niagara County Community College
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 05:05 pm
For more than 20 years, Carolyn Cianciosa was a faculty member at Niagara County Community College. She played a critical role in establishing the radiologic technology program, and took pride in growing rad tech from 13 to 100 students before she retired in 2012.
Counties adopt resolution recognizing contributions of women during COVID-19 pandemic
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 05:05 pm
On this International Women's Day, the New York State Association of Counties announced the adoption of a resolution recognizing the extraordinary contributions made by women throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. The resolution highlights the leading role women play as leaders of public health, essential services and as mothers, teachers and caregivers.
AG James makes appointments to lead investigation into sexual harassment allegations against governor
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 05:00 pm
New York Attorney General Letitia James on Monday announced the appointment of former Acting U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York Joon H. Kim and employment discrimination attorney Anne L. Clark as the two attorneys who will lead an independent investigation into allegations of sexual harassment leveled against Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Kim and Clark will be supported in the investigation by Jennifer Kennedy Park, Abena Mainoo and Yannick Grant.
'Nomadland,' 'The Crown' lead winners at 26th Annual Critics Choice Awards
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 12:35 pm
Sunday night, the Critics Choice Association announced winners of the 26th annual Critics Choice Awards live on The CW during an in-person/virtual hybrid ceremony hosted for the third time by acclaimed film, television and stage star Taye Diggs.
Cuomo says he's not resigning
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 12:30 pm
On Sunday, two top New York State Democrats called for Gov. Andrew Cuomo's resignation.
Counties applaud Senate passage of American Rescue Plan
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 12:30 pm
After a year of fighting on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic, counties applaud the Senate's passage of the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan and encourages swift adoption by the House of Representatives, according to the New York State Association of Counties (NYSAC).
Ransomville Speedway: 2021 season around the corner at 'Little R'
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 12:30 pm
The "Little R" at the Ransomville Speedway is returning to action in 2021. While the 2020 season was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, 2021 is shaping up to be an exciting year of racing on Thursday nights, officials said.
Miley Cyrus releases 'Angels Like You' music video
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 12:25 pm
Multi-Platinum-selling recording artist, songwriter and trailblazer Miley Cyrus released the music video for her track "Angels Like You"; watch here. The video, which was filmed at the Super Bowl, was also shared on the NFL's "Good Morning Football" and is available globally on all digital streaming platforms.
New York Power Authority makes 'significant progress' on BuildSmart2025 to reduce energy consumption at state buildings
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 12:25 pm
The New York Power Authority has made "significant progress" during the first year of BuildSmart2025, a statewide energy efficiency program aimed at drastically reducing energy usage in state facilities, the company stated Monday.
Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls to serve as mass-vaccination site
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 12:15 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday announced, that as the federal vaccine supply continues to increase, New York will establish 10 additional state-run mass vaccination sites - including one in Niagara Falls - to further grow New York's vast distribution network.
NFMMC to hold vaccine clinic for seniors 65+
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 11:10 am
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center will conduct a COVID-19 vaccination clinic for Niagara County residents age 65 and older from 1-4 p.m. Wednesday, March 10, at the Niagara Falls City School District's Community Education Center (formerly the 60th Street Elementary School), 6060 Lindbergh Ave., Niagara Falls.
CAO of WNY makes key promotions within leadership team
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 11:10 am
The Community Action Organization of Western New York has announced key leadership changes.
$29 million to support essential workers & first responders through Empire Pandemic Grant Program
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 11:05 am
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced $29 million is available to support essential workers and first responders through the Empire Pandemic Response Reimbursement Fund program coordinated by the Office of Children and Family Services.
More than 5.5 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered to date
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 11:00 am
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced more than 5.5 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered to date - 1,056,422 doses of the vaccine were administered last week.
No relief at the pump: Gas prices continue to rise, along with oil prices
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 11:00 am
Today's national average price for a gallon of gasoline is $2.77, up 5 cents from last week. One year ago, the price was $2.39. The New York average is $2.83 - up 5 cents from last week. A year ago, the state average was $2.57.
Schumer: 'Help is on the way' to New York
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 10:45 am
Just back from Washington, U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer announced Sunday that "Help is on the way" to New York and New Yorkers as he detailed specifics from the American Rescue Plan he just led to passage in the U.S. Senate.
COVID-19: Restaurants can move to 75% indoor capacity starting March 19
Mon, Mar 8th 2021 10:05 am
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced restaurants outside of New York City, which have been operating at 50% capacity, can now move to 75% capacity starting March 19.
Niagara Falls Memorial celebrates discharge of long-term ICU COVID patient
Sat, Mar 6th 2021 12:10 pm
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center on Saturday celebrated another miraculous discharge of a long-term COVID-19 patient.
Paramount+ launches
Sat, Mar 6th 2021 11:55 am
Paramount+, the anticipated streaming service from ViacomCBS, launched this week with a massive content offering that bundles live sports, breaking news, and an expansive collection of exclusive new originals, hit series, marquee franchises and popular movies.
'Live with Kelly and Ryan announces 'Happy Pets Week' series devoted to everyone's beloved critters
Sat, Mar 6th 2021 11:55 am
Starting Monday, March 8, hosts Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest kick off "Happy Pets Week" on "Live with Kelly and Ryan," with a variety of segments offering guides, tips and answers from veterinarians and certified animal professionals to keep your furry friends as healthy as they make you happy.
The CW Network to stream extended cut of 'Superman & Lois' season one episodes
Sat, Mar 6th 2021 11:55 am
In a first for the multiplatform network, The CW will offer an enhanced streaming experience of its brand-new hit series, "Superman & Lois." Beginning with episode two, each episode of "Superman & Lois' " first season will feature additional footage or scenes when it becomes available on The CW app and CWTV.com after its broadcast on the network. The additional footage included in each of the extended streaming episodes will vary.
What is Builders Club like in 2020-21 at Lewiston-Porter Middle School?
Sat, Mar 6th 2021 11:25 am
Builders Club has worked extremely hard on many projects this year and each has turned out to be a great success.
Attorney General James defends age & background check requirements for semiautomatic assault rifle sales
Sat, Mar 6th 2021 11:20 am
New York Attorney General Letitia James, as part of a multistate coalition of 19 attorneys general from around the nation, on Friday "continued the fight to ensure that states have the right to enact reasonable firearm regulations that protect public safety and reduce the prevalence of gun violence," her team said.
Diocese of Buffalo names Dr. Tim Uhl as new Catholic schools superintendent
Sat, Mar 6th 2021 11:20 am
Bishop Michael J. Fisher announced appointment of Dr. Tim Uhl as the new superintendent of Catholic Schools for the Diocese of Buffalo, a position he will take up on April 19. Since 2014, Uhl has been the superintendent for the Montana Catholic Schools, which includes 23 schools of both the Diocese of Great Falls-Billings and the Diocese of Helena.
NYSAC: County employees fall prey to unemployment fraud
Sat, Mar 6th 2021 11:20 am
Identities are being stolen and funds are being misspent as COVID-19 unemployment insurance fraud grows almost every day. Counties across the state this week are raising concerns that county employees' personal data has been used to file for, and collect, COVID-19-related unemployment insurance. And they are including this warning: If you suspect fraudulent unemployment insurance activity you should immediately report it to the New York State Department of Labor at dol.ny.gov/report-fraud.
NYS Legislature passes legislation addressing governor's emergency powers; GOP calls action a 'sham'
Sat, Mar 6th 2021 11:05 am
The New York State Senate Democratic majority on Friday advanced legislation repealing the temporary emergency powers the New York Legislature granted to Gov. Andrew Cuomo last year at the start of the coronavirus pandemic.
Full edition: The Tribune-Sentinel for March 5, 2021
Fri, Mar 5th 2021 05:45 pm
Full edition: The Tribune-Sentinel for March 5, 2021
Niagara Falls gets a little Moxie
Fri, Mar 5th 2021 05:15 pm
Got the COVID-19 winter blues?? Book an appointment at the newest Aveda salon in Niagara Falls for an early jump on a spring makeover.
Matthew West partners with Carly Pearce for duet of 'Truth Be Told'
Fri, Mar 5th 2021 05:05 pm
Five-time Grammy nominated singer/songwriter Matthew West and chart-topping CMA Awards winner and three-time ACM Awards nominee Carly Pearce partner for a duet version of his No. 1 radio single, "Truth Be Told" that is available everywhere today.
'Supergirl' returns to The CW schedule this spring, kicking off its final season
Fri, Mar 5th 2021 05:05 pm
The CW's Tuesday will become even more superpowered when "Superman & Lois" gets a helping hand from their Kryptonian cousin this spring as "Supergirl" soars onto action, returning to The CW's schedule to kick off the first part of her sixth and final season on Tuesday, March 30 (9 p.m. ET/PT).
HealthClix puts Niagara Falls Memorial at your fingertips
Fri, Mar 5th 2021 04:45 pm
Connecting with Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center is now easier than ever.
Sloop Part II: Interest, hope spurs for beached sailboat
Fri, Mar 5th 2021 04:40 pm
The saga of the little sloop continues.
Obituary: Mary E. 'Mitzi' Cummings
Fri, Mar 5th 2021 04:35 pm
Mary E. "Mitzi" Cummings of Youngstown and Lewiston entered into rest on Friday, Feb. 26, 2021, at Niagara Hospice House in Lockport. She was the wife of the late William H. Cummings.
NT: Dyngus Day parade, police reform approved
Fri, Mar 5th 2021 04:35 pm
Plans for North Tonawanda's April 5 Dyngus Day celebration are full-speed ahead.
Welch offers response to De-Sign group
Fri, Mar 5th 2021 04:35 pm
Village of Lewiston Mayor Anne Welch, having read the De-Sign Committee letter on this website, issued the following response on Monday:
Youngstown families displaced by fire; cause remains under investigation
Fri, Mar 5th 2021 04:35 pm
Niagara County fire officials are continuing their investigations into a structure fire on Tuesday evening that caused extensive damage to an apartment complex at 310 Main St., in the Village of Youngstown.
Tylec announces mayoral run in North Tonawanda
Fri, Mar 5th 2021 04:30 pm
North Tonawanda Alderman-at-Large Austin Tylec announced his candidacy for mayor Tuesday in a campaign event at Platter's Chocolate. The youngest face on the city's Common Council, Tylec was elected to the alderman seat in 2017, having run as an Independent with endorsements from the Democratic Party.
SBA prioritizes smallest of small businesses in Paycheck Protection Program
Fri, Mar 5th 2021 04:25 pm
Building on a month of strong results, the Biden-Harris administration and the U.S. Small Business Administration are taking steps with the Paycheck Protection Program to further promote equitable relief for America's mom-and-pop businesses.
Obituary: Joseph A. Pullano
Fri, Mar 5th 2021 04:25 pm
Joseph A. Pullano of Grand Island passed away March 1, 2021, after a five-year battle against leukemia.
'In the Loop': Lew-Port students fare well in hybrid, remote assessments
Fri, Mar 5th 2021 04:20 pm
March is here, and with it comes the one-year mark of the global pandemic shutdown. We have all grown very weary of COVID-19, but unfortunately that does not mean the crisis is over. All aspects of our lives remain affected while vaccination and other mitigation efforts progress.
 

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