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Resi-dents in the village of Gowanda could potentially see quite the increase in village taxes next year.
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A 23-year-old Cattaraugus Indian Reservation man will spend 25 years in prison and another five years of post-release supervision for stabbing his half-brother to death in July 2012.
The Buffalo & Erie County Greenway Fund Standing Committee approved more than $1.7 million in funding recently for five projects to improve the waterfront along the Niagara River Greenway.
The 94 volunteer fire companies of Erie County are kicking off their annual "Recruit NY" campaign, looking for new members.
Beginning at 7 a.m. on April 24, the Grover Cleveland and Elma Meadows golf courses will open for the season.
A veteran sheriff's deputy recently took UB law students and faculty on a tour of human trafficking - the equivalent of modern-day slavery - during a troubling presentation that set forth some legal and practical tools for bringing traffickers to justice.
BUFFALO N.Y. Erie County Sheriff Timothy Howard is looking for the public's help in identifying who may be responsible for setting three fires in the area of Broadway and Two Rod Road in the Town of Alden.
A Springville man has been charged after allegedly receiving drugs in the mail. According to the Erie County Sheriff's Office, Peter J. Kohler, 22, of Eaton Street was taken into custody Wednesday.
A man currently on parole for drug-related charges was arrested Tuesday and charged with selling crack cocaine on Grand Island.
Allen F. Scioli has been getting dialysis treatments for about five years, most recently at Southtowns Dialysis in Hamburg, which does not have backup power.
CHEEKTOWAGA, NY Charles Markel, a current Cheektowaga Councilman, has pleaded guilty to Offering a False Statement for Filing in the 2nd degree, a misdemeanor.
Owners of semi-automatic guns, deemed assault weapons, will be faced with a choice, Tuesday.
There is new information today about someone who could become the next owner of the Buffalo Bills.
An Amherst man who spent over two decades distributing cocaine in Western New York will now spend at least the next 20 years in federal prison.