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Niagara Gospel Rescue Mission 'Feed the Falls' providing Thanksgiving meals
Thu, Nov 9th 2017 04:00 pm
The Niagara Gospel Rescue Mission will once again be delivering delicious turkey dinners to anybody in need in the Niagara Falls area on Thanksgiving Day, with its "Feed the Falls" Thanksgiving event.
Army & Air Force Exchange Service teams up with Comcast NBCUniversal to provide US military service members access to Olympic streaming coverage
Thu, Nov 9th 2017 03:55 pm
The Army & Air Force Exchange Service and NBC Olympics announced U.S. service members worldwide would again be able to watch Olympic streaming coverage from their desktop and personal devices when NBCUniversal presents the XXIII Olympic Winter Games from PyeongChang, South Korea, in February 2018.
Lumber City Winter Walk on Webster and Oliver streets
Thu, Nov 9th 2017 03:55 pm
The Downtown Merchants and the Oliver Street Merchants have announced the Lumber City Winter Walk will take place at various local businesses and community centers in North Tonawanda from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2.
'Chicago P.D.': Is Upton ready to blow her top? What's ahead for Halstead?
Wed, Nov 8th 2017 09:00 pm
Actress Tracy Spiridakos is a breath of fresh air on "Chicago P.D." - and couldn't be lovelier in real life.
'Chicago P.D.': Jon Seda happy to be back with squad, as Dawson reunites with Voight
Wed, Nov 8th 2017 08:25 pm
Jon Seda has been bouncing around Dick Wolf's "Chicago" franchise like a deep-dish in the backseat of a delivery person's Pontiac.
'Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy: A Celtic Family Christmas' Dec. 10 at UB Center for the Arts
Tue, Nov 7th 2017 01:45 pm
The University at Buffalo Center for the Arts presents "Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy: A Celtic Family Christmas" at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10.
New Christmas single arrives from Zach Williams, 'The Call Of Christmas'
Tue, Nov 7th 2017 01:45 pm
Zach Williams, the GMA Dove Award-reigning New Artist of the Year, debuts his first original Christmas song. "The Call Of Christmas" is out now and can be downloaded HERE or heard via streaming. The official audio video for "The Call Of Christmas" can be viewed HERE.
Lockport set to turn blue to honor local police
Tue, Nov 7th 2017 01:45 pm
The City and Town of Lockport are once again showing their appreciation for the men and women of law enforcement through "Lockport Blue." The grassroots campaign will continue through Nov. 30.
H&R Block, Block Advisors announce free tax advisory service to aid victims of natural disasters
Tue, Nov 7th 2017 01:45 pm
To help residents recover financially from recent natural disasters, H&R Block and Block Advisors will offer a new, nationwide, free tax advisory service to help victims navigate extensive tax relief options.
Rend Collective announces new dates for 'Good News North America Tour Pt. 2,' including Buffalo stop
Tue, Nov 7th 2017 01:45 pm
Rend Collective has announced the next trek of their "Good News North America Tour Pt. 2." Kicking off on March 1, 2018, in Orlando, the tour will hit 32 markets throughout the U.S., including Houston, Portland, Kansas City and Buffalo.
Boyz II Men, Chris Janson, Jason Mraz, Wayne Brady perform at Fallsview in February
Tue, Nov 7th 2017 01:45 pm
Fallsview Casino Resort presents a fun-filled February featuring performances from internationally renowned entertainers, including Boyz II Men, Chris Janson, Jason Mraz and Wayne Brady, as well as theater productions "Jersey Nights" and "Rock of Ages."
New show added for Petula Clark
Tue, Nov 7th 2017 01:45 pm
Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino is adding another Petula Clark performance inside the Bear's Den Showroom, 310 Fourth St., Niagara Falls. The show will take place at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16. Tickets are on sale now. Visit or
Tue, Nov 7th 2017 12:35 pm
The Village of Lewiston's crown jewel has a new owner - one who has yet to be identified. Over the weekend, the Hastings family - Richard, his wife, Judy, and son, Alan - reached an agreement to sell the Frontier House and almost one acre of property for $800,000. The deal was represented by Dian Ruta, a licensed associate broker with Great Lakes Real Estate Inc.
NBC celebrates holiday season with annual 'Christmas in Rockefeller Center'
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 03:55 pm
NBC kicks off the holidays with the lighting of the iconic tree in the heart of New York City with "Christmas in Rockefeller Center" on Wednesday, Nov. 29 (8-9 p.m. ET/PT). The evening will include festive performances by Brett Eldridge, Jennifer Nettles, Leslie Odom Jr., Pentatonix, Gwen Stefani and The Tenors, with additional acts to be announced.
AWOLNATION announces 3rd studio album, 'Here Come The Runts' & shares new track 'Seven Sticks of Dynamite'
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 03:35 pm
Multiplatinum-selling artist AWOLNATION announced the release of their third studio album, "Here Come The Runts," will be Feb. 2, 2018. Fans can preorder the album starting tomorrow at and receive instant downloads of "Seven Sticks of Dynamite," and current single "Passion," which was the No. 1 most added at alternative radio and currently No. 14 on the alt radio charts.
Heart of Niagara holding spaghetti dinner fundraiser
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 12:35 pm
Heart of Niagara Animal Rescue will hold its fall spaghetti fundraiser Sunday, Nov. 19, at The Rapids Volunteer Fire Co., 7195 Plank Road, Lockport. Dinner will be served from 2:30-6 p.m. with take-out available.
Canisius recognized as military-friendly school
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 12:35 pm
For the ninth consecutive year, Canisius College is among the top institutes of higher education designated a 2018 Military Friendly School by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs magazine.
Marsha McWilson Christmas show at NC
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 12:35 pm
Niagara Catholic Jr./Sr. High School will present a special evening of musical entertainment as Marsha McWilson performs a Christmas concert at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, in the school gymnasium, 520 66th St.
Catholic Health Home Care Services recognized among best in nation for quality, patient satisfaction
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 12:35 pm
Catholic Health Home Care Services has received two national recognitions for top-ranked quality and patient satisfaction.
Trans-Siberian Orchestra returns to Buffalo with 'The Ghosts of Christmas Eve'
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 12:10 pm
WKSE "Kiss" 98.5-AM, WTSS "Star" 102.5-FM and Metamorphic Concerts will welcome TSO to Buffalo's KeyBank Center for two shows Saturday, Dec. 16 (3 and 8 p.m.) A portion of the proceeds will benefit the John R. Oishei Children's Hospital and Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of WNY.
Supersolid partners with global music superstar Shania Twain
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 12:05 pm
London-based gaming company Supersolid, in partnership with Universal Music Group Nashville (UMGN), has announced global music icon and five time Grammy Award-winning artist Shania Twain will feature exclusively within "Home Street," a free mobile game, as an in-game character throughout the month of November. Twain is the first guest character to appear across their gaming franchises.
Guy Fieri invites his chef-friends over for a Sunday cook-off on new series 'Guy's Ranch Kitchen'
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 12:05 pm
Big flavors and tasty dishes are on the menu when Guy Fieri invites some of his chef-friends over for Sunday cook-offs on "Guy's Ranch Kitchen," beginning Sunday, Nov. 12 (noon ET/PT).
Jeremy Riddle to release 'More' Nov. 17
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 12:05 pm
With hits such as "Sweetly Broken," "Furious," "Breaking Through" and "This is Amazing Grace" to his writing credit, Jeremy Riddle is releasing "More" on Nov. 17. This marks his first album in seven years, and his first solo record with Bethel Music.
Patti LaBelle shares her love for cooking with all-star guests in new season of 'Patti LaBelle's Place'
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 12:05 pm
Grammy Award-winning artist Patti LaBelle is an icon on stage - and in the kitchen. She opens her doors to special guests and viewers for a fun and food-filled party in "Patti LaBelle's Place," which returns for a second season Sunday, Nov. 26 (11 a.m. ET), on Cooking Channel.
'30 Years: A Celebration of the James Beard Foundation,' hosted by chef Marcus Samuelsson, premieres Nov. 26, on ABC
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 12:05 pm
A one-hour special, "30 Years: A Celebration of the James Beard Foundation," from the James Beard Foundation, will premiere on ABC Sunday, Nov. 26 (4-5 p.m. EST). Hosted by Marcus Samuelsson, the television special will feature appearances by a plethora of culinary boldface names, including Mario Batali, Daniel Boulud, Tom Colicchio, Traci des Jardins, Carla Hall, Emeril Lagasse, Jacques Pepin, Gail Simmons, Martha Stewart and Ming Tsai.
'American Idol' set to premiere Sunday, March 11
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 12:00 pm
"American Idol," the iconic series that revolutionized the television landscape by pioneering the music competition genre, will return to airwaves Sunday, March 11 (8-10 p.m. EDT), at its new home on The ABC Television Network. Ryan Seacrest announced the news today on "Live with Kelly and Ryan."
Tom Lowe receives Champion of Service Award from Service Collaborative of WNY
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 11:10 am
Tom Lowe, director of IMPACT/ReNU Niagara at Niagara University, received the Champion of Service Award from the Service Collaborative of Western New York during the organization's Sweet for Service event on Saturday.
Dr. Henrik Borgstrom appointed associate provost at Niagara University
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 11:05 am
Dr. Henrik Borgstrom has been appointed associate provost at Niagara University.
UB to honor 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s visit to Buffalo
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 11:05 am
Nearly 50 years ago, Martin Luther King Jr. traveled to Buffalo to deliver a historic speech on racial integration.
Operation Homefront, Buffalo Dollar Tree stores collaborate to make season merry & bright for military children
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 11:05 am
Operation Homefront and Dollar Tree Inc. will once again join forces this year to make the holidays brighter for military families with the nonprofit's holiday toy drive.
Jacobs provides funding for legal aid to veterans
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 11:00 am
New York State Sen. Chris Jacobs has secured $25,000 in the current state budget for the Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo to support providing legal services to veterans and military families across Western New York.
3rd annual 'Art Off the Wall' fundraiser to benefit Carnegie Art Center
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 11:00 am
The third annual "Art Off the Wall" exhibition and fundraiser to benefit the Carnegie Art Center in North Tonawanda Friday, Dec. 1. The event will give visitors a unique opportunity to purchase original 5-inch-by-7-inch artwork generously donated by local artists supporting the Carnegie Art Center. All items are priced at $20.
Barker Lions hold blind seals campaign
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 11:00 am
During the past year, Barker Lions have aided members of the community by providing hearing aids, eye exams and glasses for those who cannot afford them. The group also built ramps at homes for those with physical challenges.
Community Foundation, Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation to host community conversations about youth sports
Mon, Nov 6th 2017 07:00 am
The Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo and the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation will team up to host a series of three community conversations about youth sports in this region.
Tackling blight: State approves county land bank
Sat, Nov 4th 2017 08:25 pm
Niagara County economic development officials have received official word that the state has approved the creation of a new regional land bank operated in conjunction with North Tonawanda, Lockport, Niagara Falls and Orleans County.
Lew-Port cross country: Running with heart and believing
Sat, Nov 4th 2017 10:20 am
Last weekend, the Lewiston-Porter boys cross country team won the 2017 Niagara Frontier League Championship title.
SBA now accepting 2018 National Small Business Week Awards nominations
Sat, Nov 4th 2017 10:00 am
The U.S. Small Business Administration is now accepting nominations for its 2018 National Small Business Week Awards, including the annual Small Business Person of the Year. Since 1963, National Small Business Week has recognized the outstanding achievements of America's small businesses for their contributions to their local communities, and to this nation's economy.
Clyde's Feed & Animal Center celebrates 2017 Purina Check-R-Board Days
Sat, Nov 4th 2017 10:00 am
Clyde's Feed & Animal Center, a Purina Certified Expert Dealer, is announcing its 2017 Purina Check-R-Board Days, a customer appreciation event.
FASNY reminds New Yorkers to change your clocks, check your batteries
Sat, Nov 4th 2017 10:00 am
As Daylight Savings Time comes to an end on Nov. 5, the Firemen's Association of the State of New York (FASNY) urges all citizens to check their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms to ensure their homes are properly prepared for an emergency. Alarms equipped with either removeable or sealed-in batteries both need to be tested. Removeable batteries should be replaced, and sealed-in batteries should be checked to confirm they are functioning.

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