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  1. Lockport: Nominate a recipient for 12th annual 'Key to the Locks' awardRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... Discovery Center, 24 Church St. To recommend a recipient, stop by the Niagara History Center, 215 Niagara St., Lockport, for a nomination form. One can also visit the History Center's website at for a ...

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  2. Wisniewski Sentenced to 2-4 Years for Deadly Boating AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY A Tonawanda man will spend the next two to four years in prison for a deadly boating accident in 2015. In November, a jury convicted 51 year old Jeffrey Wisniewski of Criminally Negligent Homicide, two counts of Operating a Vessel While Under the Influence of Alcohol, Endangering the Welfare of a Child and Unlawful Possession of Marihuana for the boat crash on Ellicott Creek in the Town of Tonawanda that claimed the life of 16-year old Avery Gardner of Lockport.

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  3. Lockport: Nominate a recipient for 12th annual 'Key to the Locks' awardRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... Discovery Center, 24 Church St. To recommend a recipient, stop by the Niagara History Center, 215 Niagara St., Lockport, for a nomination form. One can also visit the History Center's website at for a ...

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  4. Niagara County Genealogical Society event Jan. 21Read the original story

    Jan 14, 2017 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Niagara County Genealogical Society will hold a "Beginning Genealogy" workshop at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, in the community room of the Lockport Public Library, 23 East Ave. Not sure how to get started tracing your family tree? Maybe you're a seasoned genealogist looking to shake up the nuts in your tree? Attend to learn more. Shelley Richards, Niagara County Genealogical Society board chairman and author of a recently published book on St. Patrick's Cemetery in Lockport, will share her trials and tribulations, as well as the basics of researching her own family during this 90-minute workshop.

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  5. Driver acquitted of reckless driving charge in Shawnee Road double fatal crashRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... Aug. 20, Marrs' vehicle hit three pedestrians. Melanie J. Aronow, age 18, of Amherst and Quience Harper, age 18, of Lockport, died at the scene. The third pedestrian, Quincy Bird, age 20, of Lockport, suffered injuries. At the time of the crash, a ...

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  6. The Evans Agency Acquires Two Western New York Insurance FirmsRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    The Evans Agency, LLC, the wholly-owned insurance subsidiary of Evans Bancorp, Inc., announced today that it has acquired two local insurance agencies - A.M. Smith Group, Inc. of Lockport, N.Y. and the Mietus Agency of Derby, N.Y. Founded in 1913, The Evans Agency, LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Evans Bancorp, Inc. that has grown from a small town, family-owned insurance agency to a dynamic multi-location professional insurance and risk management operation providing personal, commercial, and employee benefits solutions throughout Western New York. The acquisitions of the A.M. Smith Group and Mietus represent the 14th and 15th insurance agencies attained by Evans.

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  7. BWW Interview: Singer and Poet ApneahRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... cies that promote health and well-being. Mark C. LLoyd is a published Poet and a produced Playwright who resides in Lockport, New York. As a Playwright, Director, board member and production (read more...)

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  8. EMS students roll out disaster planRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2016 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... guests gave us and I think it was a good exercise for the students." Pictured, from left, are Ilya Tereshkevich (Lockport), Olivia Fernandez (Wilson), Kaila Veach (North Tonawanda), Robert Weeman (Niagara-Wheatfield), teacher Amy Green, Julia Marohn ...

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  9. Niagara County Genealogical Society eventRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2017 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Niagara County Genealogical Society will hold a "Beginning Genealogy" workshop at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, in the community room of the Lockport Public Library, 23 East Ave. Not sure how to get started tracing your family tree? Maybe you're a seasoned genealogist looking to shake up the nuts in your tree? Attend this session to learn more. Shelley Richards, Niagara County Genealogical Society board chairman and author of a recently published book on St. Patrick's Cemetery in Lockport, will share her trials and tribulations, as well as the basics of researching her own family during this 90-minute workshop.

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  10. First weekend of - 17 finds Devils on roadRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2017 | Observer

    ... Their average of 33 defensive rebounds per game is fourth best in D-III Individually, senior guard Alexis Cheatham (Lockport, N.Y./Lockport) is sixth nationally with 3.4 three-point baskets per game and ninth in D-III with 34 three-pointers total. ...

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  11. Lockport Family YMCA's capital campaign reaches $10 million goalRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Lockport Family YMCA announced its capital campaign has reached its $10 million goal, thanks to a gift of $500,000 from the William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust. The funds from the campaign are allocated to the construction of a brand-new, 52,000-square-foot building located on Snyder Drive in South Lockport.

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  12. Western NY man accused of driving drunk at 109 mph on New Year's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    The Buffalo News reports Orchard Park police arrested Adam K. Lauer, 24, of Lockport, N.Y., after he was clocked going 109 mph on Route 219 around 5:47 a.m. Sunday. Lauer has been charged with speeding, reckless driving and two counts of driving while intoxicated.

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  13. Man shot, wounded outside police headquarter in western NYRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Authorities are investigating the shooting of a man who was found wounded outside the headquarters of a western New York police department. Police in the Niagara County city of Lockport say a patrol officer was leaving headquarters around 1:30 a.m. when he thought he heard gunshots.

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  14. Kim Alexis - The SmileRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | Scouting Board

    Kim Alexis was born July 15, 1960 in Lockport, New York. She was discovered at the age of 17 and soon signed with Elite Models.

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  15. Upstate NY judge refuses to dismiss teen's charges in fatal Lockport fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    ... to have the case dismissed. Prosecutors say the teen started the Aug. 10 blaze at a tire recycling plant in Lockport . Fourteen-year-old Joseph Phillips died in the blaze, which forced the evacuation of nearby homes. The surviving teen's attorney ...

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  16. Suspect in killing outside bar returned to ConnecticutRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A man suspected in the killing of a good Samaritan who intervened in an assault outside a bar is back in Connecticut. Groton police said in a statement that 30-year-old Dante Hughes waived extradition on Wednesday in Niagara County Court in Lockport, New York.

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  17. Groton murder suspect returned to ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: The man accused of fatally shooting  Joey Gingerella in Groton on Dec. 11 has been returned to Connecticut after he was found attempting to cross the border into Canada. Dante Hughes, 30, of Groton was detained by Canadian officials at the border Dec. 13 and turned over  to the United States Marshals Service and held at the Niagara County Jail in Lockport, N.Y., on Tuesday.

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  18. Seminar in Lockport New York: Avoid losing your Retirement Money to a Nursing Home or Medicaid EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | PR Log

    Learn How to Protection your Money from Medicaid January 5, 2017 WSM Elder Law 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm 6408 Dysinger Rd Lockport, NY 14094 AMHERST, N.Y. - Dec. 21, 2016 - PRLog -- Learn the following education information a How to protect your Retirement money from a nursing home or Medicaid event a How to protect your Personal Choices a Avoid losing your financial Independence a Learn how to avoid the look back period a How much of your assets are subject to Medicaid recovery a Learn how to avoid the penalty period a Learn how to develop a long term care plan to protect your money Advance registration encourage Call our office at 716-638-7026 Free & open to the public This is an educational conference No product or services were be sold How to reduce cost and develop a well managed Long Term Care Plan by Les Robinson CLTC For the elderly the need for long-term care is probably the most ... (more)

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  19. Niagara County: McNall, Bradt continue in top postsRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2016 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... said Majority Leader Randy Bradt, R-North Tonawanda, who, along with Legislature Chairman Wm. Keith McNall, R-Lockport, is wrapping up his first year leading the legislature's 11-member majority. "We will continue to produce measurable results, and ...

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  20. Lockport Family YMCA to Join YMCA Buffalo Niagara AssociationRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2016 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    YMCA Buffalo Niagara has announced the Lockport Family YMCA is set to merge with it in February 2017. YMCA Buffalo Niagara's joint board of directors and board of trustees met Monday to approve the merger, while the Lockport Family YMCA board of trustees and board of directors approved joining the YMCA Buffalo Niagara association earlier this month.

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