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Skillet announce second US leg of 'The Unleashed Tour'; Niagara Falls stop
Tue, Dec 13th 2016 03:30 pm
2016 is proving to be a milestone year for Skillet, and 2017 is shaping up to continue the trend. Coming off the band's most successful European headline run to date, which included numerous sold-out performances, Skillet will embark on the second U.S. leg of "The Unleashed Tour."
Buffalo Sabres: Zach Bogosian to unveil special juice for charity
Tue, Dec 13th 2016 03:10 pm
Buffalo Sabres defenseman Zach Bogosian will be behind the counter "making and creating" a custom "BOGO Bunch Juice" to promote energy and wellness at The Healthy Scratch at HarborCenter from 4:30-6 p.m. on Thursday.
Yahoo! Music exclusively premieres Grammy-winner TobyMac's 'Bring On The Holidays' music video
Tue, Dec 13th 2016 03:10 pm
Yahoo! Music exclusively premiered the official music video for TobyMac's festive single "Bring On the Holidays," the first Christmas offering from the Grammy winner in five years.
Russell Wilson & Seattle Seahawks host Jared Goff & Los Angeles Rams on NBC's 'Thursday Night Football'
Tue, Dec 13th 2016 03:05 pm
The only network with two primetime NFL packages, NBC continues its coverage of "Thursday Night Football" this week, when Russell Wilson and the NFC West-leading Seattle Seahawks (8-4-1) host Jared Goff and the Los Angeles Rams at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, Washington.
UB: How organizations can boost charitable giving
Tue, Dec 13th 2016 03:05 pm
Charities and nonprofits can increase engagement and revenue by setting suggested donation levels that are appropriate for their donor lists, according to new research by the University at Buffalo School of Management.
NBC honors legendary Tony Bennett with 'Tony Bennett Celebrates 90: The Best Is Yet to Come'
Tue, Dec 13th 2016 03:05 pm
NBC will commemorate the 90th birthday of one of America's most treasured musical icons, Tony Bennett, with the two-hour special "Tony Bennett Celebrates 90: The Best Is Yet to Come," on Tuesday, Dec. 20 (9 p.m. ET/PT).
Mystery dinner set at Niagara Catholic Jr./Sr. High School
Tue, Dec 13th 2016 03:05 pm
On Jan. 20, 2017, Niagara Catholic Jr./Sr. High School will host a "Western Murder Mystery Dinner."
Poloncarz, Erie County Poverty Committee announce upcoming initiatives
Tue, Dec 13th 2016 03:00 pm
Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz was joined on Tuesday by Commissioner of Social Services Al Dirschberger and Chair of the Erie County Poverty Committee the Rev. Kinzer Pointer to outline two initiatives to be funded by the 2017 Erie County budget and designed to reduce poverty in the community with targeted investments in youth.
Old Falls Street hosts 'Family Fun New Year's Eve Celebration'
Tue, Dec 13th 2016 11:35 am
Old Falls Street, USA, is inviting families to ring in the new year with a host of family-friendly activities inside The Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls (101 Old Falls St.) from 4-10 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 31.
McGuire Group, VestraCare partnership brings joint vision, technology to WNY
Tue, Dec 13th 2016 11:35 am
The McGuire Group, operator of seven health care facilities in New York and Michigan, and VestraCare, operator of three health care facilities in New York, on Monday announced a joint venture partnership.
NY's Responsible Play Partnership reminder: Some holiday gifts are not meant for kids
Tue, Dec 13th 2016 11:35 am
New York's Responsible Play Partnership is asking holiday gift givers not to gift lottery scratch-off tickets to minors this holiday season.
Barker Lions induct one, and recognize other long-time members
Tue, Dec 13th 2016 11:30 am
The Barker Lions Club recently held its annual holiday party in place of a regular meeting. At that time, 30 members and partners in service gathered to celebrate the holiday together.
FOX Networks Group to launch '24: Legacy' in more than 160 countries across FOX channels
Tue, Dec 13th 2016 11:30 am
Fox Networks Group will air "24: Legacy," the next chapter in the Emmy Award-winning action series from 20th Century Fox Television and Imagine Television, in more than 160 countries, after the show's U.S. premiere Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, on FOX.
Enter the world of Westeros with the 'Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience'
Tue, Dec 13th 2016 11:25 am
Enter the world of Westeros with the "Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience," an immersive music and visual experience that will bring the Seven Kingdoms to life on a scale never seen before.
Hospice PharmD elected to board of Society of Palliative Care Pharmacists
Mon, Dec 12th 2016 02:05 pm
Niagara Hospice Director of Clinical Pharmacy Services Robert G. Wahler, PharmD, CPE, has been voted in by the Society of Palliative Care Pharmacists general membership as a board of trustee member representing the specialty practice of hospice.
Musician Medics meet, dine at Hard Rock
Mon, Dec 12th 2016 02:00 pm
On Sunday evening, participants of Musician Medics met for dinner at the Hard Rock Cafe, Niagara Falls USA. They were welcomed by the program's sponsor, the Buffalo Music Hall of Fame, and ate inside a room dedicated to Western New York's rock 'n' roll royalty.
Stevie Wonder & Ariana Grande added as performers on season finale of 'The Voice'
Mon, Dec 12th 2016 01:40 pm
Stevie Wonder & Ariana Grande will sing "Faith," from the soundtrack to Illumination Entertainment & Universal Pictures' upcoming event film "Sing."
'Amahl and the Night Visitors' to be staged in Youngstown
Mon, Dec 12th 2016 01:35 pm
"Amahl and the Night Visitors" will be staged at First Presbyterian Church, 100 Church St., Youngstown, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17, and 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 18. The performance, running under an hour in length, is free to attend.
Explore & More announces $1 million capital gift from Paul A. Saffrin Foundation for 'Play It Forward' campaign
Mon, Dec 12th 2016 01:25 pm
Explore & More Children's Museum on Monday announced a $1 million capital gift from the Paul A. Saffrin Foundation for the "Play It Forward" capital campaign to build the new museum at Canalside.
NACS launches 'All Our Relations' project to improve Native American community relations, health in Buffalo
Mon, Dec 12th 2016 01:25 pm
The Native American Community Services of Erie and Niagara Counties Inc. (NACS) has announces the launch of the "All Our Relations" project (AOR), funded by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation.
Niagara County offers free chronic disease self-management workshop series
Mon, Dec 12th 2016 01:25 pm
The Niagara County Department of Health, in collaboration with the Department for the Aging, is offering two free workshops for people with chronic illnesses (such as diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, chronic pain, arthritis or anxiety).
State Parks: 2016-17 winter waterfowl drawing dates set
Mon, Dec 12th 2016 01:25 pm
The Niagara Region of the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation has announced the lottery drawing dates for the remaining waterfowl season. The season runs from Dec. 31 through Jan. 15, 2017 and includes duck and goose.
'NF Mass Mob' to debut in Falls
Mon, Dec 12th 2016 01:25 pm
Event is focused on bringing the community together to raise awareness about our rich heritage and reinvigorate Niagara's historic urban churches with activity and optimism.
Prepare to go big in 2017 with new Food Network series 'Ginormous Food'
Mon, Dec 12th 2016 01:20 pm
Food fanatic Josh Denny is on a quest to find the greatest, tastiest and hugest meals in "Ginormous Food," premiering Friday, Jan. 6 (8 p.m. ET/PT), on Food Network.
Kenmore Mercy only NYS hospital to earn Leapfrog Group's top hospital award for 2016
Mon, Dec 12th 2016 01:20 pm
The Leapfrog Group announced Kenmore Mercy Hospital has become the only facility in New York to be named a top hospital. Widely acknowledged as one of the most prestigious distinctions a hospital can receive in the U.S., the recognition showcases Kenmore Mercy's commitment to patient safety and quality.
Higgins applauds action on Buffalo Skyway environmental review
Mon, Dec 12th 2016 01:20 pm
Congressman Brian Higgins announced continued progress on efforts to examine removal of the Buffalo Skyway. On Monday, the Greater Buffalo Niagara Regional Transportation Council, the region's transportation planning board, took action to endorse plans for formal environmental review of skyway alternatives.
Ortt to SUNY: 'No sanctuary campuses'
Mon, Dec 12th 2016 01:20 pm
New York State Sen. Rob Ortt, R-C-I-North Tonawanda, on Monday called on the State University of New York board of trustees to immediately reject calls to establish "sanctuary campuses" at SUNY schools.
Golden Globes announces nominations; full list
Mon, Dec 12th 2016 09:50 am
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced nominations for the 2017 Golden Globe Awards on Monday morning. Those nominated include:
Aceti's Wine & Spirits celebrates 10 years
Sat, Dec 10th 2016 07:00 pm
A "Thank you" party for Aceti's Wine & Spirits drew a steady stream of customers and well-wishers last Friday, with customers helping the store celebrate 10 years in business.
Meat and potatoes mastered at Syros
Sat, Dec 10th 2016 10:00 am
Try as I may, I can't finish the Syros steak and eggs in one sitting.
Grand Island Chamber of Commerce: Ribbon-cutting held for new Baseline Road business
Sat, Dec 10th 2016 07:00 am
After working two jobs for years off the Island, Andi LaMar has opened her own business in her hometown.
Grand Island Town Board: State rejects Share the Road option for West River Connector Trail
Sat, Dec 10th 2016 07:00 am
After learning the state had rejected the latest proposed option for the West River Connector Trail, Town Councilman Mike Madigan vowed to continue opposing the state's preferred option that would close West River Parkway.
Grand Island Fire Co.: Soluri chosen '17 chief
Sat, Dec 10th 2016 07:00 am
Grand Island firefighters chose 2017 firematic and administrative officers during annual elections held Wednesday, Dec. 7, at fire headquarters, 2275 Baseline Road.
Lew-Port instructor recognized
Sat, Dec 10th 2016 07:00 am
Lewiston-Porter special education instructor Ashli Dreher (third from left) was honored this week with Gov. Andrew Cuomo's 2016 Empire State Excellence in Teaching Award.
Youngstown Lions announce Holiday Lighting Contest
Sat, Dec 10th 2016 07:00 am
The Youngstown Lions Club will hold its annual Holiday Lighting Contest the evening of Friday, Dec. 16, in the Village of Youngstown and Town of Porter.
Village of Lewiston trustees meet new Greenway exec. director
Sat, Dec 10th 2016 07:00 am
New Niagara River Greenway Executive Director Jeanne Leccese paid a visit to Monday's Village of Lewiston work session. Not yet three months into the job, Leccese has already made visiting Greenway municipalities a priority.
Grammy-winner TobyMac invites listeners to 'Bring On The Holidays' in first Christmas single in 5 years
Fri, Dec 9th 2016 09:30 pm
To the surprise of thousands of fans, Grammy-winner TobyMac debuts his latest Christmas single "Bring On The Holidays," available today. Revealing the song on social media, "Bring On The Holidays" marks the first time in five years the platinum-selling artist has released Christmas music.
Buffalo Bills name Eric Wood as team's 2016 Walter Payton Man of the Year nominee
Fri, Dec 9th 2016 04:50 pm
The Buffalo Bills have named center Eric Wood as the team's 2016 Walter Payton Man of the Year nominee.
Western New York REDC awarded $62 million for 105 projects, including $400K for Aquarium of Niagara
Fri, Dec 9th 2016 04:35 pm
As part of Round VI of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo's Regional Council initiative, the Western New York Regional Economic Development Council was awarded $62 million for 105 projects that build on the region's assets to invest in the future.
Pearl Harbor remembered
Fri, Dec 9th 2016 04:35 pm
Seventy-five years after a day that will live in infamy, more than 50 Islanders gathered to remember the attacks on Pearl Harbor.