Woman hits mailbox, charged with DWI
A Depew woman is facing her second DWI after deputies say she crashed her vehicle into a mailbox and a ditch on Friday.
Sun May 19, 2013
Grand Island Pennysaver
Citizen and community preparedness conference coming to Niagara University
On Saturday, June 8, Niagara University is hosting a conference designed to offer attendees "best practices" for establishing citizen and community preparedness initiatives.
Sat May 18, 2013
Man pleads guilty to wild crash
A North Tonawanda man pleaded guilty Friday, after allegedly crashing his vehicle into another crash scene on Niagara Falls Boulevard in March.
Thu May 16, 2013
Man finds unsanitary conditions at ECMC
A News 4 viewer couldn't believe what he saw when his father was admitted to the emergency room at ECMC.
Wed May 15, 2013
Strong Reaction to NTSB's Alcohol Limit Proposal
The board says the measure would cut down on fatal crashes caused by DWI and other problems related to drunk driving.
Mon May 13, 2013
Drop off hazardous waste in Erie County
Erie County will hold a hazardous waste drop off event on Saturday, giving residents a safe and easy way to get rid of old paint, batteries, propane tanks and more.
Sun May 12, 2013
Lake Shore Bancorp announces first quarter net income, expands branch network
Lake Shore Bancorp, Inc., the holding company for Lake Shore Savings Bank, announced first quarter 2013 net income of $906,000, or $0.16 per diluted share, compared to net income of $1.0 million, or $0.18 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2012.
Officials help rescue stranded dog
A missing dog returned to its home in Elma with the help of many local officials, including one brave firefighter.
Sat May 11, 2013
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
Higgins To Speak At SUNY Fredonia Commencement
U.S. Rep. Brian Higgins, D-South Buffalo, will be the featured speaker at the State University at Fredonia's 2013 commencement on Saturday.
Grand Island woman charged with 3rd DWI
Erie County Sheriff's Deputies made their 124th arrest Friday afternoon in Grand Island.
New Park Opens at Site of Ontario Street Boat Launch
A grass-roots effort to reclaim a portion of under-utilized public space on the Niagara River came to fruition Saturday.
$40,000 Worth of Marijuana Seized From Buffalo Man's Vehicle
A Buffalo man was arrested Friday after a search warrant was executed by Erie County Sheriffs, resulting in the finding of approximately $40,000 worth of marijuana.
Fri May 10, 2013
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING...CORRECTED NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY 421 PM EDT FRI MAY 10 2013 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... CENTRAL ERIE COUNTY IN WESTERN NEW YORK GENESEE COUNTY IN WESTERN NEW YORK SOUTH CENTRAL ORLEANS COUNTY IN WESTERN NEW YORK ... (more)
Thu May 09, 2013
Geologists study mystery of 'eternal flames'
A little-known but spectacular flame in Erie County, N.Y., is the focus of an article in the journal Marine and Petroleum Geology , co-authored by Agnieszka Drobniak, research scientist with the Indiana Geological Survey, and Arndt Schimmelmann, senior scientist in the Department of Geological Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences.
Wed May 08, 2013
Sheriff's office denies inmate abuse
The family of Richard Metcalf Jr. has already filed a notice of claim with Erie County and the Depew Police Department.
Candace Cartagena Charged In 2010 Death Of 8-year-old Daughter
More than two years after an 8-year-old western New York girl was found dead in her mother's bed, a grand jury has indicted the mother on a murder charge.
Arrest in West Seneca Woman's Death
West Seneca, NY Police in West Seneca say the suspect in the death of an elderly woman over the weekend has turned himself in.
Tue May 07, 2013
ME: Man brutally injured was murdered
The Erie County Medical Examiner's Office has ruled the death of a former inmate at the Erie County Holding Center a homicide.
Mon May 06, 2013
Solar-power could clean up WNY beaches
Every summer after a heavy rain, high bacteria levels force the closure of many beaches, including Woodlawn Beach in Hamburg.
Girlfriend accused of prison contraband
The Erie County Sheriff's Office says two people were arrested at the Correctional Facility in Alden for allegedly trying to smuggle controlled substances and other contraband into the building.