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Sanborn Business Association hosts Autumn Fest
Fri, Sep 27th 2019 08:55 pm
If you have kids between age 2 and 8 and are trying to have a nice day out of the house, this is your ticket to ride. Autumn Fest in Sanborn is coming back to the Farm Museum Grounds at 2660 Saunders Settlement Road from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 5-6.
Classes offered at Kin Loch Farmstead
Fri, Sep 27th 2019 08:55 pm
Kin Loch Farmstead is a sprawling, 37-acre plot on which Alex and Ryan Plante cultivated 2,000 lavender plants in 2018 and traded some growing space to Fran DePalma of Heirloom Soul Flowers. Since that time, the farm has outperformed expectations, receiving over 1,000 visitors during the summer who picked the freshly blooming lavender plants, take classes and experience country life.
Cuomo announces Free Fishing Day
Fri, Sep 27th 2019 08:50 pm
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced this week New York residents can fish for free without a license in any of the 7,500 lakes and ponds or 70,000 miles of rivers and streams across the state on Saturday, Sept. 28.
New section of Erie Canalway Trail opens, creating continuous 135-mile trail segment
Fri, Sep 27th 2019 08:40 pm
The New York State Canal Corp. has opened a 2.1-mile section of the Erie Canalway Trail that will enable bikers, hikers and joggers to enjoy an uninterrupted 135-mile stretch of the trail stretching from Buffalo to the Finger Lakes.
Rachael Ray's '30 Minute Meals' returns with new episodes this fall on Food Network
Fri, Sep 27th 2019 08:40 pm
Food Network star, Emmy-winning talk show host, and best-selling cookbook author Rachael Ray returns with new episodes of "30 Minute Meals" on Saturday, Nov. 9 (9:30 a.m. ET/PT), on Food Network. During each episode, Ray gives viewers real-time, step-by-step cooking instructions, from ingredient prep to getting a meal on the table, with time-saving tips that make the aspirational achievable.
Niagara University honors 6 for outstanding work in Spirit of St. Vincent De Paul
Fri, Sep 27th 2019 08:40 pm
As part of its celebration of Vincentian Heritage Week, Niagara University recognized the extraordinary contributions of six individuals who have lived the mission of St. Vincent de Paul at its annual convocation on Thursday.
Jim Toellner inducted into Buffalo Broadcasters Association Hall of Fame
Fri, Sep 27th 2019 08:00 pm
WGRZ-TV purchased two full pages in the Buffalo Broadcasters Association program book to congratulate Jim Toellner, its president and general manager for the past 16 years, on his recent Hall of Fame induction. On the first page, it reads: "Your Friends and Family From 2 WGRZ On Your Side Are So Proud of You, We Needed An Extra Page to Show Everyone!"
Mug and Musket closing: Ownership group upbeat about Youngstown
Fri, Sep 27th 2019 08:00 pm
Gauging the fallout of last week's unexpected closing of Youngstown's Mug and Musket Tavern by operators Catherine and Mike Stella, the ownership group of 418 Main Street is maintaining an optimistic view, both on the status of the property now for sale as well as the future of business in the village.
Howard Hanna assists WNY Heroes
Fri, Sep 27th 2019 08:00 pm
Staff and family Members of Howard Hanna Real Estate Services gathered Wednesday outside THE Center Street office in Lewiston for presentation of a $600 check to Chris Kreiger of WNY Heroes Inc. The annual presentation goes to assist WNY Heroes in its numerous endeavors on behalf of area veterans and their families.
Higgins & office of Sen. Gillibrand invite high school students & parents to Service Academy Night
Fri, Sep 27th 2019 08:00 pm
Congressman Brian Higgins and representatives from the office of U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand are hosting Service Academy Night 2019, an opportunity for high school students, families, school administrators and counselors to learn more about service academy institutions, programs and the application process. The event begins at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8, in the auditorium at Williamsville South High School, 5950 Main St., Williamsville.
Cochren & Co. releases new single 'One Day'
Fri, Sep 27th 2019 08:00 pm
It was just last November when Gotee Records announced Cochren & Co. joined its artist family and debuted songs "Church (Take Me Back)" and "Grave." Today, the group, led by Michael Cochren, releases its newest single, titled "One Day," which is available now at all music providers.
Lyft wants to BEATBRADY
Fri, Sep 27th 2019 08:00 pm
On Sunday, Sept. 29, transportation network Lyft is offering a new deal for fans headed to the Buffalo Bills game vs. New England. Details include:
The Porter's Gate releases new song from Oct. 25 project, 'Neighbor Songs'
Fri, Sep 27th 2019 08:00 pm
Integrity Music and The Porter's Gate, a sacred ecumenical arts collective, released their second single, "The Earth Shall Know," featuring Casey J, Leslie Jordan and Urban Doxology. The song is available now (click here) and will appear on the upcoming project, "Neighbor Songs," slated to release Oct. 25.
Buffalo Bills partner with EnergyMark for electric and natural gas supply
Fri, Sep 27th 2019 08:00 pm
Pegula Sports & Entertainment welcomed EnergyMark as the Official Energy Supplier of the Buffalo Bills. The Williamsville-based company will now provide New Era Field and ADPRO Sports Training Center with electricity and natural gas supply services.
Niagara County Legislature approves $134,000 for Lockport Locks Heritage District Project
Fri, Sep 27th 2019 08:00 pm
The Niagara County Legislature unanimously approved $134,000 last week to support the Lockport Locks Heritage District Corp.'s "Lock Tenders Tribute" project.
Borderland Festival thoroughly entertains
Fri, Sep 27th 2019 04:00 pm
The second edition of the Borderland Music and Arts Festival played out Saturday-Sunday, Sept. 21-22, at Knox Farm State Park in East Aurora.
'America's Got Talent: The Champions' second season sets new judging panel with Simon Cowell, Alesha Dixon, Heidi Klum & Howie Mandel, host Terry Crews
Thu, Sep 26th 2019 05:30 pm
NBC's winter sensation "America's Got Talent: The Champions" launches its second season with a panel of judges that includes executive producer Simon Cowell, global superstar Heidi Klum, "AGT's" longest-running judge Howie Mandel, and the newest addition: singer, songwriter and author Alesha Dixon, who joins "Champions" from the smash hit "Britain's Got Talent."
2020 Premier to honor Dr. Gerald Gorman, Maryalice Demler
Thu, Sep 26th 2019 05:20 pm
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center will honor a longtime physician and a television anchor/reporter for their service to the hospital and the community at the 2020 Premier, Memorial's annual black tie gala.
Ortt honors Ovarian Cancer Project
Thu, Sep 26th 2019 05:20 pm
New York State Sen. Rob Ortt on Thursday recognized the Western New York Ovarian Cancer Project "for its outstanding efforts in raising awareness of the danger that ovarian cancer presents the women of New York."
Bethel Music's Kalley steps into solo spotlight with double-EP debut Oct. 25
Thu, Sep 26th 2019 05:20 pm
Acclaimed Bethel Music worship collective singer/songwriter Kalley is set to step into the solo spotlight with a two-EP debut on Oct. 25. Birthed in the aftermath of last year's California wildfires, the alt-pop/electronic "Faultlines Vol. 1" and "Faultlines Vol. 2" overarchingly reaffirm Kalley's trust in the God who doesn't run from disaster.
UB H.O.M.E. loans now available to part-time university employees
Thu, Sep 26th 2019 05:10 pm
The University at Buffalo, in partnership with West Side Neighborhood Housing Services Inc., is expanding the financial incentive to UB employees considering purchasing homes in neighborhoods surrounding the university's South Campus in Buffalo.
Better Business Bureau Study examines risk to businesses from business email compromise scams
Thu, Sep 26th 2019 05:10 pm
An in-depth investigative study by Better Business Bureau finds business email compromise scams are skyrocketing in frequency and have cost businesses and other organizations more than $3 billion since 2016.
Celine Dion premieres new music video for lead single 'Imperfections' from upcoming album 'Courage'
Thu, Sep 26th 2019 05:05 pm
Global superstar Celine Dion has premiered the new music video for her lead single "Imperfections" today via Sony Music Entertainment Canada/Columbia Records. The Gabriel Coutu-Dumont directed music video is the first official visual released in support of her upcoming album "Courage," which is set to be released on Nov. 15.
9 to be awarded at 2019 Women of Distinction Dinner & Awards Ceremony
Thu, Sep 26th 2019 05:05 pm
Girl Scouts of Western New York will recognize nine honorees at the 2019 Women of Distinction Dinner & Awards Ceremony at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel Buffalo. More than 430 guests are expected to attend this top women's event of the year.
Downtown cathedral to host 'Pets in the Park' on Oct. 5
Thu, Sep 26th 2019 05:05 pm
St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral, 139 Pearl St., Buffalo, invites the public to the free mini-festival celebrating our animal companions in honor of the Feast of St. Francis. Free kids' activities and treats for all will be offered from 9 a.m. to noon. The Buffalo Animal Shelter will bring adoptable cats and dogs.
Veterans services available in Youngstown
Thu, Sep 26th 2019 04:30 pm
The Village of Youngstown will host a representative from the Niagara County Veterans Service Agency from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9. All veterans and family members are welcome to make an appointment with an accredited representative to discuss benefits, programs, health care and services that may be available as the result of active duty, military or naval service.
The Giving Project launches national campaign with 'Sons of Anarchy' actor Ryan Hurst
Thu, Sep 26th 2019 07:00 am
The Giving Project has a new look and campaign this summer to benefit the Almost Home Animal Rescue, K9 Youth Alliance and the ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals). Founder of The Giving Project, Joseph Castle, aims to expand the innovative form of giving on a national level by teaming up with actor Ryan Hurst, who plays Opie on the FX series "Sons of Anarchy" and Beta from AMC's "The Walking Dead." The sweepstakes includes a custom Harley-Davidson motorcycle built by MotorCity Customs and a meet-and-greet with Hurst.
Collins announces $224,975 in federal funding for Neurovascular Diagnostics
Thu, Sep 26th 2019 07:00 am
Congressman Chris Collins announced $224,975 in federal funding for Neurovascular Diagnostics Inc. located in Buffalo. This grant was awarded through the Department of Health and Human Services' National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.
St. Francis Guild of Mount St. Mary's Hospital plans 39th annual 'Pink Elephant' auction
Thu, Sep 26th 2019 07:00 am
The St. Francis Guild Auxiliary of Mount St. Mary's Hospital will hold its 39th annual "Pink Elephant" basket raffle and dinner from 5:30-8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3, at Niagara Falls Country Club in Lewiston.
First Presbyterian Church of Lewiston presents peace speaker, dinner
Thu, Sep 26th 2019 07:00 am
Thang Van Lian, pastor of the Presbyterian Church of Myanmar, will speak Thursday, Oct. 3, at the First Presbyterian Church of Lewiston, 505 Cayuga St. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m., and the presentation will follow at 6:45 p.m.
Special guests Lil Yachty & Taylor Bennett to join Chance the Rapper on expansive North American 'The Big Tour'
Wed, Sep 25th 2019 05:35 pm
Rap stars Lil Yachty and Taylor Bennett will join Chance the Rapper on his expansive "The Big Tour" across North America. Both artists will open for the Grammy Award-winner on all 2020 dates of the tour.
Niagara County Legislature approves $316,000 for Gratwick Park upgrades
Wed, Sep 25th 2019 05:35 pm
The Niagara County Legislature last week unanimously approved $316,000 to support North Tonawanda's effort to upgrade Gratwick-Riverside Park.
John Stamos & Graham Phillips to make a splash in 'The Wonderful World of Disney presents The Little Mermaid Live!'
Wed, Sep 25th 2019 05:35 pm
Following his performance as Chef Louis in the Hollywood Bowl production of "The Little Mermaid," two-time Emmy Award-nominated actor and producer John Stamos will reprise his role as the eccentric French cook in "The Wonderful World of Disney presents The Little Mermaid Live!" airing Tuesday, Nov. 5 (8 p.m. EST), live on ABC.
Buffalo Bills, Independent health renew partnership to improve health & wellbeing of Western New Yorkers
Wed, Sep 25th 2019 05:15 pm
The Buffalo Bills and Independent Health renewed their commitment to team up and tackle the region's health challenges and promote better health and wellbeing for Western New Yorkers.
'Holidays with the Houghs' brings fun sibling revelry to NBC
Wed, Sep 25th 2019 10:40 am
NBC is spending the "Holidays with the Houghs."
Dak Prescott & undefeated Cowboys visit Alvin Kamara & first-place Saints on NBC's 'Sunday Night Football'
Wed, Sep 25th 2019 10:40 am
Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys (3-0) visit Alvin Kamara and the New Orleans Saints (2-1) in a matchup of first-place NFC teams this week on NBC's "Sunday Night Football." Coverage begins at 7 p.m. ET, followed by kickoff at 8:20 p.m. from the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.
Niagara Falls Medical Pregnancy Center banquet
Wed, Sep 25th 2019 10:35 am
The Niagara Falls Medical Pregnancy Center, Summit Life Outreach Center, will hold its annual fundraiser at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4. This is the largest and highest-profile event of the year for the nonprofit center, which has been a resource for the Niagara Falls community for over 14 years.
Cuomo: $20 million in Volkswagen settlement, federal funds available to increase number of clean vehicles on New York's roads
Wed, Sep 25th 2019 10:30 am
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Tuesday announced more than $20 million is available for a diesel truck and bus replacement program that will help improve air quality, reduce the greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to climate change and promote investment in cleaner fuel technologies, among other benefits.
During Climate Week, Cuomo announces partnerships with Ireland & Denmark to improve power grids, enable more renewable energy sources
Wed, Sep 25th 2019 10:30 am
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Tuesday announced New York is pursuing partnerships with Ireland and Denmark by signing two separate memorandums of understanding that will lead to improved electric infrastructure and the advancement of more renewable energy sources, including offshore wind. The agreements were announced during Climate Week and will advance both New York's nation-leading plan to combat climate change and the governor's "Green New Deal" agenda.
Mum exhibit, special admission offers planned at Botanical Gardens
Wed, Sep 25th 2019 10:10 am
The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens announced its 119th mum exhibit will be held Oct. 5 through Nov. 3. A special" BuffaLove Dollar Day," in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, will take place Oct. 14. Buffalo Philharmonic subscribers receive buy one, get one admission to the Botanical Gardens on Oct. 18 in celebration of conductor JoAnn Falletta's 20th anniversary with the BPO.

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