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Niagara Wheatfield principal placed on leave  WKBW-TV

SANBORN, N.Y. (WKBW) — The principal at Niagara Wheatfield High School has been placed on administrative leave Thursday, according to the district's ...

Niagara Wheatfield HS, Edward Town MS shelter in place lifted - News 4

The Niagara Wheatfield Central School District says this is due to a threat that was called in.

Niagara Wheatfield student who pleaded guilty to rape will not be allowed to return to school  WKBW-TV

The superintendent of the Niagara Wheatfield Central School District has issued a new statement saying a male student charged with the rape of another ...

Community speaks out on district's handling of rape case  WKBW-TV

Students and parents from Niagara Wheatfield High School continued to express their anger over how the school district handled a rape investigation during a ...

N-W boys lacrosse getting back to winning ways  Niagara Gazette

The Niagara-Wheatfield boys lacrosse team is bringing back its winning tradition this season. Following Tuesday's 17-3 win over Lockport, the Falcons are now ...

N-W to dedicate wrestling room to Cacciatore  Niagara Gazette

The Niagara Wheatfield Hall and Wall of Fame Committee will dedicate the Armand “Ace” Cacciatore wrestling room at 6 p.m. June 26 at Niagara Wheatfield ...

Handling of rape case prompts student walkout at N-W  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

WHEATFIELD - The district's handling of rape case involving a pair of students prompted a large-scale student walkout at Niagara-Wheatfield High School on ...

McDougald cousins set standard for family, wrestling in Niagara Wheatfield  Buffalo News

The McDougalds are the top-ranked wrestlers in their respective Section VI weight classes and part of one of the most accomplished wrestling families in WNY, ...

Niagara-Wheatfield High School holds school safety forum  Niagara Frontier Publications

Student leaders at Niagara-Wheatfield High School came together to organize a Town Hall style school safety forum on April 19 for juniors and senior students.

Sanborn's Myers running for Lewiston Town Council  Niagara Frontier Publications

Jason Myers recently announced his candidacy for a seat on the Lewiston Town Council.

2019 Chamber Gala Awards: Glenn Wienke honored as Town of Lewiston Citizen of the Year  Niagara Frontier Publications

Glenn Wienke has been chosen by Town of Lewiston Supervisor Steve Broderick and Town Board as the 2019 Town of Lewiston Citizen of the Year.

New-look Falcons searching for identity early on  Niagara Gazette

SANBORN — Among all many new faces on his Falcons this year, Niagara-Wheatfield boys basketball coach Erik O'Bryan does return his starting point guard ...

Having a wild time at Niagara-Wheatfield  Niagara Gazette

The students and staff at Edward Town Middle School are getting back in the musical business.

Students safe at Niagara Wheatfield HS; police investigate ammunition found in parking lot

SANBORN, N.Y. (WIVB) -- A lockdown has been lifted at the Niagara Wheatfield High School after police responded to the school just before 3 p.m..

Zoo returning to Wheatfield for a day  Niagara Gazette

The Oppenheim Zoo is returning to Wheatfield — for one day, on Saturday.

Locals show well at state T&F championships  Niagara Gazette

MIDDLETOWN — Section VI made sure to put its stamp on this year's New York State Public High School Athletic Association track and field championships.

Student's cancer-fighting mission includes Friday fundraiser  Niagara Gazette

As part of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's Student of the Year campaign, Niagara-Wheatfield High School senior Samantha Maghrak is on a seven-week ...

Niagara County fed hockey team prepares for season debut  Niagara Gazette

Julia Gerspach without question wants to win. But she also wants to take a few seconds to live in the moment of this historic event.

VIDEO: May 30's Democratic mayoral primary debate  Niagara Gazette

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Bruce Brundidge seeks seat on school board  Niagara Gazette

Bruce E. Brundidge has announced he is running for a Niagara Falls school board seat.

BLOTTER: Police reports for May 30  Niagara Gazette

Niagara Falls. • ARREST: A Wilson woman was arrested after a shoplifting incident at a store in the 1500 block of Military Road at 8:20 p.m. Monday. Cash C.

Family fighting for Amil, Saturday fundraiser coming up  Niagara Gazette

NORTH TONAWANDA — A tragic January has had a heavy toll on a local family. As told by Amil Ramm's younger sister, Rachel Saeger, their 59-year-old father ...

Travel advisory issued for Niagara County  Niagara Gazette

The Niagara County Sheriff's Office and the Niagara County Office of Emergency Management have issued a travel advisory for all of Niagara County, effective ...

ZIEGLER, Michael J. “Mikey”  Buffalo News

ZIEGLER - Michael J. Mikey Of Sanborn, NY, passed away on Wednesday, March 7, 2018. He was born in Amherst, NY, on February 23, 2000, the son of Mark ...

DWYER, Cullen DR  Buffalo News

DWYER - Cullen D.R. Of Sanborn, NY, passed away on Friday, August 11, 2017, in the Erie County Medical Center, Buffalo, NY. He was born in Niagara Falls, ...

Howe sentenced to probation in Buffalo Billion case  Niagara Gazette

A former lobbyist and one-time aid to Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday received a sentence of five years probation for his involvement in the Buffalo Billion ...

Six candidates face off for two board seats in NT  Niagara Gazette

Six candidates are vying for a pair of vacancies in Tuesday's North Tonawanda school board election.

Fitness is more fun in the park  Niagara Gazette

Despite the studies proving exercise enhances wellness, there are some people who still find it hard to get moving.Those in the business of encouraging good ...

Memorial Day Parade looking for funds, marchers  Niagara Gazette

With a little more than a month to go, plans for the city's annual Memorial Day parade are on track.

McDougald wins Destroyer Award at scholarship banquet  Niagara Gazette

Niagara Wheatfield senior Warren McDougald was presented with the Destroyer Award on Monday at the annual Ilio DiPaolo Scholarship Award dinner at the ...

Developer looking to revamp Niagara River waterfront  Niagara Gazette

NORTH TONAWANDA — The developers of a new apartment complex at 600 River Road have purchased the property next door with hopes of spicing things up ...

Colucci pleads guilty to possessing child pornography  Niagara Gazette

Randy Colucci, a Falls man convicted in the death of his 22-month-old daughter in 2010, pleaded guilty Monday to possessing child pornography involving a ...

Falls shooting report leads to suspect search | Local News  Niagara Gazette

Niagara Falls police pursued a suspect down the alley behind the 400 block of Third Street near the intersection of Ferry Avenue Wednesday afternoon following ...

Man claiming to be 'The Punisher' causes stir on Third Street  Niagara Gazette

A man who identified himself to Niagara Falls police as a comic book character after breaking into an apartment where another man slept was arrested early ...

EDITORIAL: Event should be a point of 'Pride' for Niagara Falls  Niagara Gazette

The City of Niagara Falls will play host to a potentially exciting event later this month.

NY lawmakers to try again with new rules for Airbnb  Niagara Gazette

ALBANY — New York lawmakers have a new proposal for statewide regulations for home-sharing platforms such as Airbnb.

'Cataract Commons' project approved in the Falls  Niagara Gazette

The state-run agency that oversees development in downtown Niagara Falls agreed on Thursday to authorize a construction contract for the Cataract Commons ...

G-Mac's Inn rises from the ashes in Sanborn  Niagara Gazette

If you've been through Sanborn in the last month, you may have noticed that the old Marlboro Inn building has a new tenant.

Newfane constable killed in 1904 added to state wall of heroes  Niagara Gazette

*SERVICE*: William C. Gray gets his due in Albany more than a century after he died in the line of duty. By JOE MAHONEY CNHI News *Service*; May 7, 2019.

CARO, Daniel C.  Buffalo News

CARO - Daniel C. Of the Town of Pendleton, NY, passed away on Friday, February 23, 2018, in Niagara Hospice House, Lockport, NY. He was born in Niagara ...

DA asks for special prosecutor for county grant writer  Niagara Gazette

LOCKPORT – A special prosecutor will be appointed to investigate allegations that a grant writing consultant hired by the Niagara County Legislature was a ...

Wind project groups clash in opposing Mother's Day letters  Niagara Gazette

Two local organizations on opposing sides of the debate over the Lighthouse Wind project sent letters, coinciding with Mother's Day to Gov. Andrew Cuomo ...

'Miss Saigon' comes to Niagara-Wheatfield  Niagara Gazette

In a story of love, loss and the pursuit of the American Dream, "Miss Saigon" offers a look at the relationship between a young Vietnamese girl and the American ...

NT lifts winter parking ban  Niagara Gazette

The North Tonawanda Common Council voted Tuesday to lift its winter parking ban a couple of weeks ahead of schedule.

Vilardo seeks fourth term on school board  Niagara Gazette

An incumbent Niagara Falls school board member has announced his plans to run for re-election.

Senators push for shoreline support at Old Fort Niagara  Niagara Gazette

The ongoing effort to protect Old Fort Niagara from Lake Ontario erosion got a boost this week from New York senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand.

Cuomo issues emergency declaration for Lake Ontario funding  Niagara Gazette

Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued an emergency declaration Monday for counties affected by flooding on Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River, which is ...

Good news from the ashes in the Village of Barker  Niagara Gazette

A document specialist has told Barker village officials that probably 90 percent of village documents can be salvaged following a devastating fire on Jan. 20.

County legislator speaks on tax warrants  Niagara Gazette

NORTH TONAWANDA – Niagara County's Seventh District legislator, Jesse Gooch, is repaying certain back sales taxes and is attempting to negotiate a ...

Many shoreline homeowners still waiting for relief money  Niagara Gazette

In July 2017, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a relief bill providing tens of millions of dollars for shoreline homeowners saddled with damage from that year's ...

190529 Tour de Cure Enterprise 2.jpg  Niagara Gazette

Rout Sign Coordinator Michelle Scinta had help from her father-in-law Roy Scinta putting up signs at the corner of Lake and Coomer Roads in the Town of ...

Buffalo Suzuki Strings celebrating 50 years  Niagara Gazette

Buffalo Suzuki Strings will celebrate its 50th anniversary this weekend with a series of performances spanning Saturday and Sunday.

'New sheriff in town': A sit down with Wheatfield's new supervisor, Don MacSwan  Niagara Frontier Publications

This past summer, former Town of Wheatfield Supervisor Bob Cliffe announced he wouldn't be running for re-election. This decision opened up a seat as the ...

Wojtaszek recounts role in Bobbitt conviction  Niagara Gazette

Niagara County District Attorney Caroline Wojtaszek appears in a new documentary on John Wayne Bobbitt and Lorena Gallo to recount her prosecuting Bobbitt ...

Jordan's Journey carries on for local family  Niagara Gazette

Jordan Benedyczak loved school and sports, and even though he isn't here anymore, his passion for the programs he loved continues to live on.

NT man gets re-sentenced for brutal beating  Niagara Gazette

LOCKPORT — Devin J. Gamble, a North Tonawanda man already serving a six-year sentence for brutally beating a North Tonawanda man outside an Oliver ...

Army Corps enlisted to fight erosion near Old Fort Niagara  Niagara Gazette

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is looking into ways to battle the eroding lake shore in Youngstown that is threatening a seawall and a pair of historic ...

Niagara-Wheatfield baseball makes an early exit from sectionals  Niagara Gazette

SANBORN — The Niagara-Wheatfield baseball team's season ended Friday with a 10-6 loss in the Class AA pre-quarterfinals to no. 11 seed West Seneca West ...

Falls council approves deal with golf course operator  Niagara Gazette

A closely divided Niagara Falls City Council voted Wednesday night to tap a private contractor to take over the operation of the Hyde Park Municipal Golf Course.

'Chef-inspired' food hall planned for Fashion Outlets  Niagara Gazette

TOWN OF NIAGARA - Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls, USA will soon be adding some new flavor to its menu of in-house dining options.

Officials warn of flooding along Niagara River due to large ice jam  Niagara Gazette

Folks living in the Falls and North Tonawanda were jolted from their sleep on Sunday morning by a cell phone alert from the National Weather *Service*.

Niagara-Wheatfield Central School district renames Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day

Columbus Day has officially been renamed to Indigenous Peoples Day in the Niagara-Wheatfield Central School district.

BLOTTER: Police reports for Nov. 16  Niagara Gazette

Niagara Falls. • ARREST: A Falls man was arrested on drug and other charges after a traffic stop in the 1100 block of Fairfield Avenue at 4:55 a.m. Wednesday.

Statehouse battle rages over licenses for undocumented immigrants  Niagara Gazette

ALBANY — The president of the New York State Association of Police Chiefs declared his strong opposition Monday to legislation that would allow ...

An eye on the environment at the Lewiston Water Pollution center  Niagara Gazette

LEWISTON — The Water Pollution Control Center is going out to bid for a piece of de-watering equipment that will cost the town approximately $400000, not ...

EDITORIAL: Encouraging signs from Falls mayoral debate | Opinion  Niagara Gazette

Hundreds of people turned out for a mayoral debate sponsored earlier this week by the Niagara Gazette and Tom Darro, host of the radio talk show “Viewpoint” ...

Newfane trio charged after meth busts  Niagara Gazette

Three Newfane residents are facing charges after the Niagara County Drug Task Force executed two search warrants early Monday and discovered meth labs.

BLOTTER: Police reports for April 14  Niagara Gazette

Niagara Falls. • ARREST: A Falls woman was arrested on three outstanding warrants after a traffic accident in the 2700 block of Forest Avenue at 11 a.m. ...

McPoppins! Falls singer/songwriter teaches city kids how to dream  Niagara Gazette

Marsha McWilson, a Niagara Falls singer songwriter, has taken on a new role lately. She calls herself “Marsha Poppins,” because she has created a character ...

Festival of Slice draws huge crowd in downtown NF  Niagara Gazette

Friday's pizza festival in downtown Niagara Falls drew a huge crowd on Friday, so big in fact that some customers had to be turned away at the door because ...

Recent seawall repairs are holding at Old Fort Niagara  Niagara Gazette

During the French and Indian War, Fort Niagara's walls were used to keep the British from capturing the French fort, but today, its walls are keeping another ...

Last chance to see art from Mental Health Program  Niagara Gazette

There are just a few days left to check out a special exhibit of artwork at Wine on Third in Niagara Falls.

BLOTTER: Police reports for June 3  Niagara Gazette

Niagara Falls. • ARREST: A Buffalo man was arrested on drug and other charges after a traffic stop in the 500 block of Sixth Street at 11:02 p.m. Thursday.

Heart, Love and Soul announces $3.5 million capital campaign  Niagara Gazette

James Neiss/staff photographerSister Beth Brosmer announces the kickoff of a capital campaign to support the new Daybreak program and facility addition at ...

Susan G. Komen slowing event down in June  Niagara Gazette

Susan G. Komen Upstate New York, with headquarters in Buffalo, recently announced changes to its annual fundraising event in June of this year. Komen has ...

ANNIE'S MAILBOX: Wanting to support her independence  Niagara Gazette

DEAR ANNIE: My youngest is set to move out of the family home in the next month or two. We don't mind her living at home, but she needs to.

Survey: New Yorkers back legal pot, not immigrant licenses  Niagara Gazette

ALBANY — A newly published poll from Siena College shows New York state residents strongly support legalizing recreational marijuana but not legislation that ...

Groundhog doesn't see his shadow, predicting early spring  Niagara Gazette

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. — It may be hard to believe as a large swath of the U.S. thaws out from a bitter polar vortex, but spring is coming early, according to ...

Youngstown's Cecconi signs NHL deal  Niagara Gazette

Youngstown native Joseph Cecconi has signed an entry-level contract with the Dallas Stars, the team announced Tuesday.

Bowling Roundup: Wisor, Milleville break 800 at Rapids | Local Sports  Niagara Gazette

Jake Wisor and Rick Milleville spun 800 series at Rapids Bowling Center to highlight this week's bowling score submissions.

Pfeiffer: The return of the "Pfeiffer Files'  Niagara Gazette

Once upon a time, in a city far far away (OK, it was Buffalo), there was a local TV station with a general manager and news director who very much.

Fishing season opening Saturday for popular fish species  Niagara Gazette

Saturday marks the beginning of the fishing season for several popular coolwater sportfish species, including walleye, northern pike, pickerel, and tiger ...

Area Roundup: Clendening takes over at Seneca Hickory Stick  Niagara Gazette

KemperSports has hired Brady Clendening to serve as general manager for Seneca Hickory Stick Golf Course in Lewiston, it announced with a press release ...

NCCC Scholarship Gala to honor six students and two alumni  Niagara Gazette

Six recent high school graduates from the Niagara region will be honored with Distinguished Student Scholarships at the annual Niagara County Community ...

NIAGARA DISCOVERIES: Niagara University  Niagara Gazette

AUTHOR'S NOTE: Due to unforeseen circumstances, Niagara Discoveries' multi-part look at the Witmer family is on hold for a few weeks.

GM names new Lockport plant director  Niagara Gazette

General Motors has announced Ken Johnson, a former assistant plant manager at the GM Wentzville Assembly Center near St. Louis, has taken over as ...

Kami Halgash appointed Colonial Village principal  Niagara Gazette

WHEATFIELD — The Niagara Wheatfield Board of Education convened for a special meeting on Thursday afternoon to appoint a new principal at Colonial ...

Aquarium of Niagara new home for rescued seal  Niagara Gazette

The Aquarium of Niagara is now home to a new rescued harbor seal.

Patron reports being robbed while sleeping at casino slot machine  Niagara Gazette

NIAGARA FALLS – A senior citizen from the City of Tonawanda who dozed off in the early morning at a slot machine in the Seneca Niagara Resort and Casino ...

Court approves Tops grocery store restructuring plan  Niagara Gazette

WILLIAMSVILLE — Western New York's Tops grocery chain says it expects to emerge from bankruptcy "shortly," after a court approved its restructuring plan.


ST. LOUIS — Craig Berube made a rare stop in the locker room after the game to address his players. It was important.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo wins third term  Niagara Gazette

ALBANY — Democrat Andrew Cuomo easily defeated Republican challenger Marc Molinaro on Tuesday to win a third term and an opportunity to create a ...

Lockport dentist charged with sexual abuse of minor  Niagara Gazette

LOCKPORT - Dr. Louis Surace, a pediatric dentist who runs a practice at 37 Professional Parkway, was arrested Friday on multiple counts of sexually abusing a ...

NT officials, company working to expand business despite wetland designation  Niagara Gazette

NORTH TONAWANDA — A long-time city business is at risk of being forced to move out of town if it can't find away to expand onto a portion of its.

Rogowicz wins playoff, takes Women's Porter Cup  Niagara Gazette

LEWISTON — The best thing about golf is there's almost always another shot.

Pair of suspects arrested following North Tonawanda gas station robbery  Niagara Gazette

A pair of suspects were arrested Wednesday evening in the Town of Tonawanda after a robbery at a gas station in North Tonawanda.

Safety exercise at NW provides training to first responders and staff  Niagara Frontier Publications

Local law enforcement officers and first responders came together Friday to enact two full-scale first response exercises within the Niagara-Wheatfield Central ...

Audit finds state covered ED help for sex offenders  Niagara Gazette

New York's Medicaid program paid more than $60000 for sexual and erectile dysfunction drugs and treatments for 47 sex offenders, according to an audit ...

OSHA fines XPO Logistics for fatal accident  Niagara Gazette

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is citing and fining XPO Logistics nearly $13000 for not securing slabs of granite that collapsed and killed ...

Bruins beat Blues, force Stanley Cup Game 7  Niagara Gazette

ST. LOUIS — Facing elimination in an oh-so-hostile environment, Brad Marchand and Tuukka Rask delivered for the Boston Bruins once again. The Stanley ...

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