The Wichita Eagle
Western NY firm expanding, adding 249 jobs
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says AMS Servicing, LLC, based in the Buffalo suburb of Depew, will expand its business at the former Motorola site in the rural town of Elma, just east of Buffalo.
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Man who allegedly threatened to blow up Walgreens arrested
Deputies say they have caught the man who drove through the drive-thru of the Walgreens in Clarence and threatened to blow up the building unless he was given narcotic prescription pills.
NY man pleads guilty to shaking 5-month-old baby
A western New York man now admits that he shook a 5-month-old he was babysitting late last year, sending the infant to the hospital.
The Washington Post
Why schools are forcing kids to a sit and starea for hours
A new policy is being enacted in some school districts across the country known as "sit and stare."
EC Clerk on paperless trail
The move, announced Friday by Erie County Clerk Chris Jacobs , comes following a year-long, internal study within his department on how the paperless transactions would work logistically.
Half brother to be sentenced for brother's murder
The Erie County District Attorney's Office says 22 year old Cody Testerman stabbed his 20 year old half brother brother Jesse Seneca in an open field off Brant Reservation Road two years ago.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Gorski officially announces bid for Cheektowaga Town Justice
Thursday night, Dennis Gorski officially announced his bid for Cheektowaga Town Justice.
ESD backs AMS Servicing expansion to Elma
Empire State Development Corp. has approved a series of incentives that were key for AMS Servicing to undertake a major, local expansion.
Erie Times News
Erie court hearing on missing witness today
A hearing will be held this morning in Erie County Court to determine whether a bond should be set on a key witness in the Stevenson Jordan homicide case.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
The News, Briefly
State Senator Mark Grisanti will have at least one challenger in this fall's Republican primary, possibly two: Kenmore attorney Kevin Stocker , who challenged Grisanti in 2012, has already begun his campaign, and Erie County Legislator Kevin Hardwick is considering entering the race.
Man accused of assaulting a child
The Erie County Sheriff's Office has charged 19-year-old Deion Hopkins with third degree assault and endangering the welfare of a child.
Crews prepare for storm, courts and county governments close
Erie County Emergency Services Commissioner Dan Nevearth says planning meetings will be happening all morning on Wednesday as the blizzard begins to hit.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Two Cheektowaga teachers in phone controversy back at school
Two of the three Cheektowaga Central High School teachers who have been on paid leave since August, are now back in the classroom.
Human trafficking is the second largest money making crime in U.S.
As we celebrate Women's History month, a terrifying crime is occurring in our community that is a threat to dignity and freedom.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Deputies make DWI arrests over weekend
Erie County Sheriff's Road Patrols arrested five people from drunk driving over the weekend.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Benefit for Ben Sauer and family in Amherst
Well over a thousand people attended a benefit for four-year-old Benjamin Sauer, who is fighting an extremely rare and aggressive form of cancer, glioblastoma.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Passat taken without permission: police
Angela J. Lavallo, 18, of Broadalbin was charged with third-degree unauthorized use of a motor vehicle after allegedly taking a Volkswagen Passat without permission from the owner.
Erie County names seven appointees to Bills committee
Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz has named his seven appointees to a committee exploring the possibility of building a new stadium for the Buffalo Bills.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Downstate county executive makes bid for governer
Republican Rob Astorino announced his bid for governor on Wednesday, setting up a possible primary battle between the Westchester County Executive and billionaire businessman Donald Trump.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
UPDATED: Pittsford bank robber arrested in Erie County
A Greece man arrested in connection to a bank robbery in Pittsford is also wanted for two additional robberies in Erie County.