Erie County Newswire (Page 7)

Erie County Newswire (Page 7)

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

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  1. Three facing drug charges after heroin, cocaine, marijuana growing operation found in KenmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Three people are facing multiple drug-related charges after a search of a vehicle and a Kenmore residence turned up multiple bags of heroin, a marijuana grow operation involving 200 plants, and a quantity of cocaine. According to Erie County Sheriff's Office reports, the Sheriff's Narcotics Unit and Kenmore Police located a vehicle believed to be transporting heroin between Buffalo and Kenmore on Monday.

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  2. Two Buffalo men with arrest warrants arrested following traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Two Buffalo men with active warrants were arrested following a traffic stop by Erie County Sheriff's deputies early Tuesday morning. The vehicle was stopped around 1:25 a.m. Tuesday on South State Parkway in Grand Island for vehicle and traffic law violations.

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  3. Deputies: Online Tip Leads to Drug BustRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Kenmore, NY Erie County Sheriff's Deputies say three suspects were arrested in connection with a marijuana growing operation as well as possession of heroin and cocaine. Deputies say Narcotics Unit and Kenmore Police located a vehicle believed to be transporting heroin between the City of Buffalo and Village of Kenmore Tuesday afternoon.

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  4. Erie County District Attorney Flynn instates school critical incident initiativeRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2018 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Erie County District Attorney John J. Flynn announced his office finalized the ECDA school critical incident initiative and will begin collaborating with school districts and law enforcement to improve investigative response to school threats. Immediately following the tragedy at Stoneman Douglas High School, numerous threats were reported at school districts throughout Western New York.

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  5. Erie County clerk's office partners with Unyts for blood driveRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2018 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    On Wednesday, April 25, the Erie County clerk's office is teaming up with Unyts to host a blood drive at the Eastern Hills Mall Auto Bureau. The blood drive will take place from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. at the Eastern Hills Unyts Donation Center, across the hall from the auto bureau.

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  6. Poloncarz unveils school district expense reportRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2018 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    County executive notes millions in state aid available to districts considering reorganization, along with millions in potential savings to taxpayers Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz has unveiled "Examining School District Expenses and Potential for Consolidation in Erie County," his administration's report providing an overview of school district administrative expenditures throughout Erie County, potential savings from consolidation, and examples of three potential school district mergers.

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  7. Teen Driver Rescued From Vehicle Floating Down Catt. CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... vehicle filled up with water and the team saved her." She was taken by the Seneca Nation of Indians Ambulance to Erie County Medical Center to treat the signs of hypothermia and effects of being in the chilling water. "She went down a steep part of ...

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  8. All-star Erie County Fair Marching Band recruits new membersRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2018 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Erie County Agricultural Society, sponsors of the Erie County Fair, invites brass, woodwind and percussion musicians, as well as color guard members in grades 7 through 12, to join the Erie County Fair Marching Band this summer. The band is an "all-star" county ensemble representing schools across Western New York.

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  9. State of county roads sparks war of words between Comptroller, County ExecutiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | WNED

    As Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw put it, the county's roads resemble third world countries. He stood alongside a Town of Boston road, joined by other elected officials and a local resident, to blast the Poloncarz Administration for what he considers an inadequate action plan to fix damaged roadways.

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  10. Former volunteer fire company treasurer pleads guilty to embezzling more than $19,000 from companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    A Tonawanda man has admitted to stealing over $19,000 from a volunteer fire company while serving as a treasurer there. According to the Erie County DA's Office, from Jan. 1, 2017 to Sept.

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  11. Orchard Park town board considering school resource officer for high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    ... officer for the district; there is one at the BOCES school on Baker Road in Orchard Park, but that is apart of Erie County. Sherry said the town council has been discussing an SRO for years, but the talks have ramped up recently after the ongoing ...

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  12. Grand Jury: Woman allegedly jumped bail, failed to appear in county court on felony chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | The Batavian

    ... of having been convicted of driving while intoxicated, as a misdemeanor, on Feb. 1, 2011 in the Town of Elma in Erie County. That conviction was within 10 of the commission of the crime alleged in the current indictment.

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  13. No One Injured In Route 60 Crash TuesdayRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2018 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... TAR ambulance. NORTH COLLINS -- A man was killed in a car crash early Saturday in the town of North Collins, the Erie County ...

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  14. Area Police ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... n Court later. NORTH COLLINS -- A man was killed in a car crash early Saturday in the town of North Collins, the Erie County ...

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  15. Fed Up With Winter Weather, Upstate Police Department 'Arrests' WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    ... st your most recent transgressions over the course of this past week. The choice is yours." The area, located in Erie County near Buffalo/Niagara Falls has experienced heavy wintry weather this month and high winds that caused power outages.

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  16. Cops put never-ending winter 'under arrest'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | New York Post

    Upstate cops are so fed up with this year's seemly never-ending winter that they've placed the frigid season "under arrest." The Depew Police Department in Erie County demanded that Old Man Winter get lost or face jail time in a Facebook spoof posted Friday.

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  17. Niagara Falls man arrested after vomiting bags of heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Erie County Sheriff's Deputies arrested a 28 year old Niagara Falls man Sunday during a traffic stop on the I-190 on Grand Island. Deputies say Paonessa could not produce a driver's license but did provide a name and date of birth.

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  18. Judge Lisa Bloch Rodwin to be honored in DC this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Erie County Family Court Judge Lisa Bloch Rodwin was honored today in Buffalo by Congressman Rep. Brian Higgins for her work on behalf of at-risk children and families, including survivors of family violence. Judge Bloch Rodwin is a recipient of the Congressional Victims' Rights Caucus's 2018 Lois Haight Award of Excellence and Innovation.

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  19. Upstate NY man accused of vomiting bags of heroin while riding in police vehicleRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    ... charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance and concealing physical evidence. He was taken to the Erie County holding center.

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  20. Sheriff: Drunk man crashes into Erie County plow truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    The Erie County Sheriff's Office says a drunk driver was arrested after he crashed into a plow truck belonging to the County Highway Department. Deputies say the driver, Kevin Steinmetz, 36, of Colden, showed signs of intoxication, and the odor of alcohol was present on him, they say.

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