Erie County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Erie County, NY. (Page 7)

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  1. Longtime Amherst restauraunt matriarch dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Examiner.com

    A mass of christian burial was offered today in Snyder for the matriarch of a longtime Erie County restaurant and catering business. Louise A. McPartlan, 90, died Thursday in Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital in Amherst following a lengthy illness.

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  2. Flu volume steady, but easing up, health officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Business Journal

    The flu continues to hit Western New York hard - but patient volume is finally beginning to shrink at Buffalo-area hospitals and health facilities. Hospital officials updated Erie County officials Monday in a phone conference call regarding weekend patient volumes, reporting fewer admissions Friday and Saturday with a bit of a surge Sunday after the snow stopped falling.

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  3. DiNapoli: Special education providers shortchanging special needs childrenRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... - Circle of Friends and Early Childhood Education Center in Albany County, Aspire of Western New York in Erie County and Bright Star Pediatric Services of Monroe County - did not contain any major findings, and he commended these organizations for ...

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  4. Patel buys Tonawanda, Amherst motelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... through JAI Gurudev Inc., paid $1,675,000 for the University Motor Inn, according to documents filed in the Erie County Clerk's office. The University Motor Inn is located across from the University at Buffalo's Main Street campus. With the deals, ...

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  5. Erie County adapts to growing local food movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | WNED

    There are fewer farms in the county than there were, reflecting the shift away from smaller dairy farms. But some farms are getting bigger, like the vegetable farms in Eden supplying markets and farmers' markets and some smaller farms producing specialty crops like hops for beer.

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  6. Gowanda Central SRO contract with SNI expiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Observer

    ... effective Dec. 31, 2014, according to Superin-tendent James Klubek. "I spent a lot of time on the phone with Erie County and Cattaraugus County Sheriff departments. ... They were absolutely fantastic. The only thing they cared about through this ...

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  7. Police make arrest in fatal hit-and-run in western New YorkRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A 26-year-old man is charged with leaving the scene of an accident that killed a pedestrian along a rural western New York road. The Erie County Sheriff's Office tells local media that 26-year-old Matthew Jurek of Pembroke was arrested Friday night and charged in connection with the Jan. 4 accident along Indian Falls Road in Newstead, 15 miles east of Buffalo.

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  8. Auto theft, fraud grant funds allocated to WNY authoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... New York, as well as to two training organizations. All will work to enhance efforts in reducing these crimes. Erie County will receive $266,200 to be shared by the District Attorney's office, Buffalo Police Department and Cheektowaga Police ...

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  9. Arrest made in hit-and-run that claimed life of Corfu manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | The Batavian

    ... m with the vehicle he was operating, he fled from the scene and left Mr. Meldrum lying on the side of the road," Erie County Undersheriff Mark Wipperman said in an afternoon news conference.

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  10. Arrest in Newstead Fatal Hit and RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY Erie County Undersheriff Mark Wipperman announced on Saturday, the arrest of Matthew Jurek, 26 of Akron, in the Newstead fatal hit and run incident last week. Members of the Erie County Sheriff's Crash Investigation Unit and Detectives Bureau worked together on the extensive investigation culminating in the arrest of the suspect.

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  11. Sheriff's Office makes an arrest in the Newstead fatal hit and run accidentRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | Akron Bugle

    Erie County Undersheriff Mark Wipperman announced today, January 10, 2015 the arrest of Matthew Jurek, 26 of Akron, in the Newstead fatal hit and run incident on January 5. Members of the Erie County Sheriff's Crash Investigation Unit and Detectives Bureau worked together on the extensive investigation culminating in the arrest of the suspect. The suspect surrendered, with his attorney present, to Deputies Friday evening, January 9, and was consequently charged with leaving the scene of an accident resulting in the death of Francis J. Meldrum, Jr. .

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  12. Winter Weather Conditions Close Down ThruwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... (Friday night into today). It will slowly eventually taper off as lake effect snow bands lift northward into Erie County," said Reynolds. "It will stay up there and taper off and should be finished." Temperatures, which have been in the low teens to ...

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  13. Lake Effect Snow Band Slams South, Northward Drift SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST SATURDAY. THE LAKE EFFECT SNOW ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. * LOCATIONS...NORTHERN ERIE COUNTY. VERY HEAVY SNOW TONIGHT IN A SMALL SLIVER FROM THE NORTHERN PORTION OF ORCHARD PARK TO MARILLA. HEAVY SNOW WILL RETURN ...

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  14. Tops to close pharmacies in 3 Erie County storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Business Journal

    Tops Markets LLC will close three of its Erie County pharmacies - all of which were described as under performing - as part of a larger closing by the Amherst-based supermarket chain to shed 27 pharmacy departments in its 162 stores. Scheduled to close later this month are pharmacies inside a Tops Friendly Market on Grey Street in East Aurora, South Cascade Road in Springville, and Main Street in Williamsville.

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  15. S.O.N.S. of Lake Erie Appeals Zoning Ruling Concerning Former G.A.F. SiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | WICU12 Erie

    S.O.N.S. of Lake Erie Appeals Zoning Ruling Concerning Former G. - WICU12 HD WSEE Erie, PA News, Sports, Weather, Events How close should people be able to get to the water's edge at the former GAF site? It looks like a judge will make that decision in Erie County Court. The organization "S.O.N.S. of Lake Erie" is appealing a ruling by the Erie Zoning Board.

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  16. Storm delays, closes some businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... described Friday morning to WKBW-TV. The fast-moving storm dumped heavy snow prompting a travel advisory in Erie County as crews closed the New York State Thruway and other major highways overnight, ahead of the snow. "If you don't have to be on the ...

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  17. Buffalo Niagara Partnership agenda takes aim at state policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Business Journal

    "We didn't just include economic development projects in this Agenda that need state or federal funding," said Dottie Gallagher-Cohen, Buffalo Niagara Partnership president and CEO. The agenda, put together by the Buffalo Niagara Partnership in collaboration with the cities of Buffalo and Niagara Falls and both Erie and Niagara counties, shies away from traditional bricks-and-mortar issues to ones more steeped in legislative changes.

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  18. Opening Statements Heard in Basil Murder TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... bar. On Thursday morning, Prosecutors spent over 30 minutes describing the early morning of May 11th. Assistant Erie County District Attorney Christopher Belling told jurors of the video evidence they will see, saying it shows Basil sending Sager ...

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  19. Testimony begins in Basil trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Observer

    Witness testimony began Thursday in Erie County Court for the man accused of assaulting and killing a Silver Creek native and Air National Guardsman in the early hours of May 11, 2014. Thirty-six-year-old Jeffrey Basil of Amherst is charged with second-degree murder, first-degree manslaughter and tampering with physical evidence after he allegedly shoved 28-year-old Tech.

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  20. Crash on an icy Route 20, Pavilion, yesterday, claims life of Erie County residentRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2015 | The Batavian

    An Erie County man who apparently lost control of his vehicle on an icy Route 20 in Pavilion yesterday died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash. Christopher J. Hartnett, 44, of Woodward Drive, West Seneca, was driving his 2007 Dodge minivan eastbound when the vehicle slid off the road and struck a tree.

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