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Nicholas DeLuca, 87, operated motel and restaurant on Niagara Falls Boulevard Fri, Feb 23, 2018

April 18, 1930 – Feb. 10, 2018 Nick DeLuca and his wife, Loretta, collaborated for 35 years to make the Cavalier Motel on Niagara Falls Boulevard a success. She greeted customers at the front desk and answered phones. He also worked the desk an…

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Joseph R. Valvo, 77, hair salon owner and skating rink operator Thu, Feb 22, 2018

Aug. 5, 1940 – Feb. 16, 2018 Joe Valvo grew up on roller skates. His parents, Russ and Carm Valvo, owned the Angola Rollercade and, while he was growing up, the roller skating rink was the center of teen life in the southern Erie County village…

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Billy Graham, 99, dies; pastor filled stadiums and counseled presidents Wed, Feb 21, 2018

 By Laurie Goodstein The Rev. Billy Graham, a North Carolina farmer’s son who preached to millions in stadium events he called crusades, becoming a pastor to presidents and the nation’s best-known Christian evangelist for more than 60 ye…

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