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Hochul announces new electric vehicle fast charging stations along major travel corridor between Mid-Hudson & Western New York regions
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 02:55 pm
Gov. Kathy Hochul on Monday announced a dozen new electric vehicle fast chargers have been deployed along the primary travel corridor from the Southern Tier to Western New York.
Hochul convenes working group to support New York farmers
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 02:35 pm
Gov. Hochul on Monday announced a special working group of state agencies and agricultural community stakeholders will collaborate to support New York farmers and help boost the agricultural industry.
UBCFA presents 'An Evening with Third Eye Blind'
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 02:35 pm
Third Eye Blind has announced an expanded run of their "25 Years in the Blind" tour in support of their latest albums, "Our Bande Apart" (2021) and "Unplugged" (2022). The University at Buffalo Center for the Arts will present "An Evening with Third Eye Blind" on Wednesday, March 29, 2023 (8 p.m.), in the Mainstage Theatre, located at the Center for the Arts on UB's North Campus.
CBS, Paramount+ present 'Mariah Carey: Merry Christmas To All!'
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 01:55 pm
All CBS wants for Christmas is ... Mariah!
Buffalo Bills, Highmark announce Ronald McDonald House Charities of WNY as 'Community Hero'
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 01:55 pm
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York and the Buffalo Bills announced Ronald McDonald House Charities of Western New York (RMHC of WNY) as the "Highmark Community Hero" for Sunday's game versus the New York Jets.
Catholic Health hosts free monthly COVID-19 support group
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 01:45 pm
Are you or a loved currently dealing with coronavirus or the aftereffects of COVID-19? Catholic Health is hosting a free monthly support group for survivors, loved ones and caregivers. The next session will be held from 4-5:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 15, at Kenmore Mercy Hospital, 2950 Elmwood Ave.
Hochul announces nominations for of historic places register, including Schoellkopf Hall
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 01:45 pm
Gov. Kathy Hochul announced the New York State Board for Historic Preservation recommended adding 11 properties to the state and national registers of historic places.
Hochul announces launch of new hate & bias prevention unit within NYS Division of Human Rights
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 01:45 pm
Gov. Kathy Hochul on Monday announced the New York State Division of Human Rights is launching a statewide hate and bias prevention unit, which is charged with leading public education and outreach efforts, serving as an early warning detection system in local communities, and quickly mobilizing to support areas and communities in which a bias incident has occurred.
6 UBMD physicians named New York ACEP 2022 'Unsung Heroes'
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 12:15 pm
The American College of Emergency Physicians has named six UBMD Emergency Medicine physicians as 2022 New York ACEP "Unsung Heroes" for their dedicated patient care.
Jim Bittner receives New York Farm Bureau's Distinguished Service to Agriculture Award
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 12:15 pm
At New York Farm Bureau's annual convention, Appleton Fruit Farmer Jim Bittner received the group's highest honor, the Distinguished Service to Agriculture Award.
Ashley McBryde inducted into Grand Ole Opry family
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 12:15 pm
On the heels of multiple nominations from the Recording Academy, including her third consecutive nod for Best Country Album for "Ashley McBryde Presents: Lindeville," recent CMA Award-winner Ashley McBryde was officially inducted as the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry on Saturday by fellow member Terri Clark. The induction moment came after Clark and McBryde collaborated on tune "Girl Goin' Nowhere," the song that had earned McBryde a standing ovation on the night of her Opry debut (June 16, 2017). 
'Procrastinators Holiday Market' in Buffalo
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 12:10 pm
Hey all you procrastinators: Get your family and friends something they will really love this Christmas - Buffalove! This Saturday, Dec. 17, shop local with close to 100 vendors and artisans and get last-minute Christmas shopping done at Buffalo RiverWorks.
NFARS: Reserve airmen help deliver donated firetruck to community in need
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 11:40 am
Air transportation specialists, or port dawgs, of the 30th Aerial Port Squadron and loadmasters of the 301st Airlift Squadron loaded a firetruck and a portable water reserve tank onto a C-17 Globemaster III at Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station on Dec. 9, to be donated to La Ciénaga, Dominican Republic.
Gas prices down again this week
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 11:40 am
Today's national average price for a gallon of gasoline is $3.26, down 14 cents from one week ago. One year ago, the price was $3.33. The New York state average is $3.59, down 11 cents since last Monday. A year ago, the NYS average was $3.53.
Wreaths Across America ceremonies in Town of Niagara, Kenmore
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 11:40 am
On Saturday, Dec. 17, The Town of Niagara Lions Club, along with the Helping Hands and Town of Niagara Historian Peter Ames, will host a Wreaths Across America ceremony starting at 10 a.m. at the Witmer Road Cemetery. All are welcome to attend the gathering and remember the interred veterans.
Holidays and memory changes - tips for families
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 07:00 am
The holiday season is known as a time when families come together to celebrate. In many cases, it can be the first time family members have seen each other in months. Because of this, it may also be the first time families notice memory or behavior changes in their older loved ones.
'Candlelight Christmas Concert' in Youngstown
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 07:00 am
The First Presbyterian Church of Youngstown will presenting its annual "Candlelight Christmas Concert" at 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 18, in the church sanctuary. 
Consumer alert: NYS DCP alerts consumers of new laws related to gift cards and gift certificates this holiday season
Mon, Dec 12th 2022 07:00 am
The New York State Division of Consumer Protection has released tips to inform and empower New York consumers purchasing gift cards and gift certificates this holiday season. Any gift cards or gift certificates purchased in New York state on or after Dec. 10, 2022, will remain valid for a minimum of nine years from the date of purchase. And, when the remaining value of a gift card or gift certificate is less than $5, the recipient can opt to receive cash for the balance.
Niagara Falls police investigating homicide
Sat, Dec 10th 2022 06:45 pm
At approximately 4:30 a.m. on Saturday, the Niagara Falls Police Department responded to Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center for a gunshot victim who had arrived at the emergency room.
Veronica Connor Middle School honor rolls
Sat, Dec 10th 2022 07:00 am
Veronica Connor Middle School announced the following students were named to its high honor, honor and merit rolls for the first quarter marking period of the 2022-23 academic year.
Special use permit renewed for proposed Amberwood Drive bed and breakfast
Sat, Dec 10th 2022 07:00 am
A proposed bed and breakfast on Amberwood Drive that, for more than a year, had generated opposition among the neighbors of Cherrish and Matthew Beals, will be able to open to guests. The Grand Island Town Board granted the proposal a renewal of its special use permit with a list of conditions at its Dec. 5 meeting.
New trees blessed at Riverside-Salem Environmental Chapel
Sat, Dec 10th 2022 06:55 am
The Thai Buddhist temple and retreat center at 2661 Bedell Road (the Wat Prodketchettharam of America) and Riverside-Salem Environmental Chapel, 3449 West River Road, have been working together to plant trees at both sites.
You better watch out: Insuring against holiday mishaps
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 05:30 pm
The holidays may be the most wonderful time of the year, but many serious household accidents occur in December. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), on average, there are about 160 decorating-related injuries each day during the holiday season, with almost half of the incidents involving falls.
Matteo, Andrea, Virginia Bocelli & Pentatonix unveil their first collaboration, 'Do You Hear What I Hear'
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 05:20 pm
Legendary Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli, his 25-year-old son Matteo, and his 10-year-old daughter Virginia have teamed up with one of the most innovative vocal groups of all time, Pentatonix, to record an inspiring new version of the festive classic "Do You Hear What I Hear" - released today on Decca / Capitol Records. The new collaboration arrives on the heels of the chart-topping success of the Bocellis' first album together, "A Family Christmas," which has achieved No. 1 status around the globe.
Disney+ releases trailer & key art for 'Star Wars: The Bad Batch' season 2
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 05:15 pm
On Wednesday, Disney+ released the trailer and key art for season 2 of acclaimed Lucasfilm Animation series "Star Wars: The Bad Batch." When the new season opens, months have passed since the events on Kamino, and the Bad Batch continue their journey navigating the Empire after the fall of the Republic. They will cross paths with friends and foes, both new and familiar, as they take on a variety of thrilling mercenary missions that will take them to unexpected and dangerous new places.
Mikayla Lane releases her version of beloved gospel hymn 'I'll Fly Away'
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 02:30 pm
Emerging songstress Mikayla Lane has released her "sweet-sounding version" of the beloved gospel hymn, "I'll Fly Away," and the accompanying music video.
US Economic Development administration visit ESD, Buffalo grantees to kick off efforts under federal 'Build Back Better Regional Challenge'
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 02:25 pm
Empire State Development announced U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) Deputy Assistant Secretary and Chief Operating Officer Dennis Alvord visited Buffalo to kick off the projects awarded under the "Build Back Better Regional Challenge." The EDA team met with the Western New York Manufacturing Coalition and held a roundtable discussion before concluding the visit with a tour of Buffalo Manufacturing Works and the Northland Corridor.
Niagara University announces construction of solar array on campus
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 02:25 pm
Niagara University announced it has partnered with Montante Solar to develop and maintain a solar array on its Lewiston campus. The array, which is expected to generate four megawatts at peak solar capacity, is targeted to be operational in October 2023 - and represents another major step forward in the university's commitment to environmental stewardship.
Niagara County Legislature honors Roy-Hart FFA students
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 02:25 pm
The Niagara County Legislature honored the Royalton-Hartland School District chapter of the FFA at during its meeting this week. Members honored the students' success at the 95th National FFA Convention & Expo in Indianapolis, held this past October.
How you feel about social interaction on days with more time alone depends on why you wanted to be alone, study finds
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 02:20 pm
Although many emerging adults find social interactions enjoyable on days with increased time alone, those who seek solitude as an escape from stress or unpleasant social circumstances may not, according to the results of a new study by University at Buffalo researchers.
Skillet to release 'Dominion: Day Of Destiny (Deluxe Edition)'
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 12:15 pm
Seventeen-times-Platinum, Grammy-nominated rock band Skillet has announced the Feb. 17, 2023, release of "Dominion: Day Of Destiny (Deluxe Edition)." With five new tracks, including upcoming active rock single "Psycho In My Head," the project is the companion to "Dominion," one of the highest-charting rock and metal albums of 2022.
Cardinal O'Hara hosts BBC Band
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 12:15 pm
The Cardinal O'Hara High School Alumni Association will present two live concerts in the O'Hara Performing Arts Center, 39 O'Hara Road, Town of Tonawanda.
Give blood or platelets with Red Cross ahead of hectic holiday weeks
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 12:15 pm
As more people make travel plans to celebrate with family and friends this year, the American Red Cross asks donors to set aside a time to give blood or platelets for patients waiting for care over the holidays.
Niagara County Department of Health offers free rabies clinic in City of North Tonawanda
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 12:10 pm
The Niagara County Department of Health is holding a free rabies clinic at the City of North Tonawanda Public Works Department, 758 Erie Ave., from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 10.
Center Street blaze: Business owners still in shock after last week's fire
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 11:05 am
An early morning fire on Nov. 30 ravaged 744, 746 and 748 Center St., the site of The Vintage Barber, Soully Created and Sue's Frame of Mind. In battling the blaze, first responders from Lewiston Fire Co. No. 1 and members from a half-dozen supporting companies had to break glass, pull off siding, cut into the roof and pump in copious amounts of water.
DOT to keep Center Street speed limit at 30 mph
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 11:00 am
The New York State Department of Transportation has denied the Village of Lewiston's request to lower the speed limit on Center Street from 30 mph to 25 mph.
Excelsior Orthopaedics announces Niagara Falls expansion
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 11:00 am
Excelsior Orthopaedics has targeted early January for the opening of a much larger facility in Niagara Falls, where new non-surgical and diagnostic services will complement existing care for patients with shoulder, knee, hip and other ailments.
Full free edition: The Tribune-Sentinel for Dec. 9, 2022
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 09:55 am
Full free edition: The Tribune-Sentinel for Dec. 9, 2022
Obituary: Helen Tomkinson (nee Lucchino)
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 09:30 am
Helen Tomkinson (nee Lucchino), also known as "Mrs. Helen," died Dec. 4, 2022.
Obituary: Janet R. Grimes (nee Gabel)
Fri, Dec 9th 2022 09:30 am
Janet R. Grimes (nee Gabel), age 88, passed away at her home on Grand Island surrounded by loving family.

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