Thursday May 9
WNY Family Praying for Injured Army Soldier
A Cattaraugus County family is trying to stay strong, after find out that their son was injured by an explosion at an Army base in Afghanistan on April 20th.
Sam Waymon Remembers Richie Havens
Richie Havens and Sam Waymon were close friends. The 72 year old Havens, a folk singer and guitarist best known as the legendary opening act at Woodstock, suffered a fatal heart attack on April 21.
For better or worse, some musical careers are defined by a single searing moment in time and for Richie Havens, who died on April 22; his career will forever be linked to his appearance as the opener for the Woodstock Festival in 1969.
The Ithaca Journal
Dryden Town Talk: Voices of Civil War heard through song
The first official day of trout fishing Monday felt more like mid-January at times than April, and about the only thing missing was ice to drill Spring trout fishing starts Monday on most area streams, but I got an early taste Saturday by going up to Kanona, where a stretch of the Conhocton There are three days I look forward to most every year ... (more)