Rose Bowl Parade to honor Trooper Dobson
A New York State Trooper from western New York, who died in the line of duty, will be honored for giving the gift of life.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Crews fight tough blaze in apartment
Fire investigators in Tonawanda are investigating the cause of a fire at an apartment on Sheridan Drive.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Daily Press & Argus
Albert was born on March 7, 1923, in Buffalo, New York. He attended Buffalo Bennett High School, graduating in 1940.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Erie County Legislature votes 9-2 to ban fracking on county-owned property
Dec. 13--The Erie County Legislature Thursday voted 9-2 to approve a local law banning hydraulic fracturing on county-owned property.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Yings, Wings, and Things Owner Arrested
Jimmy Ying, whose real name is Haibo Jiang, the owner of Yings, Wings and Things in Tonawanda, was arrested on Tuesday for Strangulation and Assault Police say the arrest stemmed from a physical confrontation Ying had with an employee.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Arrest made in Colorado hit and run
Law enforcement agencies in El Paso County, Colorado have made an arrest in the hit-and-run death of a western New York native.
Glenda S. Davies
Glenda S. Davies, 75, of 40 Evergreen Trail, Milroy, went home to be with her lord, at 11:09 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, at Geisinger Medical Center, in Danville.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Grand Island Pennysaver
'A Christmas Carol' at Ghostlight Theatre
Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" continues at the Ghostlight Theatre, 170 Schenck St., North Tonawanda, at 7 p.m. Dec. 12; 8 p.m. Dec. 13, 14; and 2 p.m. Dec. 15. Tickets are $17 general admission, and $15 for veterans, students and senior citizens.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Marist Red Foxes
Men's Track and Field Places Seventh at Boston Season Opener
In the finals of the 60 meter hurdles, sophomore Alex Cunningham took second place in 8.39.
Christmas classic comes to NT
Dec. 08--For the second consecutive year, the classic film "A Christmas Story" will be screened Saturday at the Riviera Theatre & Performing Arts Center in North Tonawanda, accompanied this time by a growing list of cast members.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Police: crack cocaine, heroin inside car
A driver and his passenger are facing drug charges after a police stop Wednesday night in a parking lot at Grant and Amherst Streets, in Buffalo.
Canisius, N.F. school receive Dupont awards
Two local educational programs will receive $5,000 apiece from the DuPont Community Fund, which announced awards this week across a range of communities where the company has a presence.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
University at Buffalo
Media Advisory: Panel to examine 'untold' stories in...
When cleaning up polluted land, water and air, the conventional approach is to focus solely on scientific and engineering solutions.
Towns cash in from court costs
Records from the state comptroller's office show the Town of Amherst is high on the list of towns which are collecting the most money from fines.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Albany Times Union
As the Legislature considers openings on the Board of Regents, a coalition of interested parties concerned about the state's public school reform agenda is calling for Regents up for re-appointment to state their opinions on the Common Core program being implemented.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
This week around Buffalo: November 25th through December 1st, 2013
Festival of Trees - now through Thursday, December 5th at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in downtown Buffalo.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Lawmakers hope to end "knockout game"
State lawmakers are suggesting tougher punishments to try to stop a violent trend called the "knockout game," where youths sucker-punch innocent bystanders for kicks.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Soup sleuth, Part IV: Papaya - PHOTOS
Papaya co-owner and chef Tai Truong knew his passion didn't lie in the corporate world but dwelt in the depths of the kitchen.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Police address racism allegations
Town of Tonawanda Police held a news conference Wednesday, to address what they call unfounded allegations.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Armed man steals cash from KFC
A man armed with a small handgun forced his way into the KFC on Bailey Avenue in Amherst early Monday morning, stealing cash from the register and the safe.