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The Bills are still alive, still in the hunt. All things considered, it's the best anyone could have hoped for. Judging by what I saw last week, Bills fans will enjoy it while they can.

The Bills are still alive, still in the hunt. All things considered, it's the best anyone could have hoped for. Judging by what I saw last week, Bills fans will enjoy it while they can.

This Day in Bills History, Dec. 17: Cold, snowy, windy loss to Pats Sun, Dec 17, 2017

Dec. 17, 2000 - This was not a day for the faint of heart among Buffalo Bills' fans. It was a historically bad day at Rich Stadium. We're talking snow, 45 mph winds and a minus-1 degree wind chill. It was called one of the worst weather days in Bi…

Area bowling (Dec. 17) Sat, Dec 16, 2017
This Day in Bills History, Dec. 17: Cold, snowy, windy loss to Pats Sun, Dec 17, 2017

Dec. 17, 2000 - This was not a day for the faint of heart among Buffalo Bills' fans. It was a historically bad day at Rich Stadium. We're talking snow, 45 mph winds and a minus-1 degree wind chill. It was called one of the worst weather days in Bi…

Smith's OT winner completes Amerks comeback Sat, Dec 16, 2017

The Rochester Americans overcame a 2-0 deficit late in the third period to earn a 3-2 overtime win at the Utica Comets Saturday night and pick up at least a point for the 17th time in the last 19 games dating back to Nov. 1. C.J. Smith completed t…

High school scores and schedules Sun, Dec 17, 2017

Boys basketballSaturday’s gamesNonleagueV-Aquinas 71, East 68Cardinal O’Hara at Fredonia, ppdAdPro Public/Private Challengeat St. Mary’s/Lanc.St. Francis 67, Medina 27Wmsv. South 55, Bishop Timon-St. Jude 45Maple Grove 74, Christian Central 59Canisiu…

Quick Hits: University at Buffalo 86, Robert Morris 70 Sat, Dec 16, 2017

Six Bulls scored in double figures in UB basketball's breezy 86-70 victory against Robert Morris Saturday. The Bulls shot at an efficient pace, 52 percent from the field and 38 from 3-point range, to clinch a third straight victory for the first time…

Area colleges (Dec. 11) Mon, Dec 11, 2017
Area colleges (Dec. 10) Sun, Dec 10, 2017
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Bandits match Dietrich's plan in opening-night victory against Toronto Sat, Dec 9, 2017

Buffalo Bandits General Manager Steve Dietrich was likely smiling while watching his team down the Toronto Rock, 13-9, in the season opener. The product on the floor was exactly what he pitched when discussing the team during training camp. That s…

Outdoors Calendar Wed, Dec 13, 2017

Dec. 13 – Niagara County Federation of Conservation Clubs annual Christmas Meeting at the Hartland Conservationist Club, 3606 Orangeport Road, Gasport starting at 7 p.m. Bring a dish to pass. Dec. 14 – Weekday Winter Birding Hike with Buffalo Audu…

Fur-handling seminar on tap Wed, Dec 13, 2017
The Fishing Beat Wed, Dec 13, 2017
Outdoors Calendar (Dec. 6) Wed, Dec 6, 2017
The Buffalo News is proud to present this hardcover pictorial book to commemorate the Buffalo Blizzard of '77, and the indomitable spirit of our friends and neighbors who live here. This heirloom-quality coffee-table book documents the storm’s worst and our community’s best.
Bobby Meacham to manage the Bisons again in 2018 Tue, Dec 5, 2017

Bobby Meacham will return to manage the Buffalo Bisons in 2018. The Toronto Blue Jays made the contract official on Tuesday. The Bisons went 65-76 in 2017, the first under Meacham, who also played for the Bisons in 1989. He is the second person to…

BN Soccer's local NCAA Division I Best XI Fri, Dec 15, 2017

With just three men's NCAA Division I programs remaining in the area, there's less variety to choose from in determining a local Best XI. Given Canisius' outstanding season and St. Bonaventure's trip to the Atlantic 10 Tournament, 10 of the 11 spots …

Vince Fullone heads FOAR Score Hall of Fame class Sun, Dec 10, 2017

Vince Fullone created a dynasty as a car owner at Holland International Speedway several years ago that saw him grace the championship podium seven times with driver Rick Wylie during Fullone's brilliant career as the head of the legendary Fullone Tr…

Post Time: It's a Racing Festivus 2017! Fri, Dec 15, 2017

Seasons greetings race fans, it's that time of year where we dance around the Festivus Pole and discuss Thoroughbred Racing’s Feats of Strength and the Airing of Grievances. Whether it’s time to gather round the table and enjoy a wonderful Festivus m…

Running: Race directors meeting set plus local calendar Sat, Dec 9, 2017

Attention race directors! The Western New York FLTS has scheduled the 2018 race directors meeting for 6:30 p.m., Jan. 11 at the Knights of Columbus, 1530 Kenmore Ave., Buffalo. The session is open to all current and prospective race directors along w…

Racket Sports: Maureen Rasp-Glose defies her age in tennis Mon, Oct 2, 2017

Even at the age of 7 Maureen Rasp-Glose possessed outstanding athletic skills, skills that continue to serve her well on the tennis court at the age of 64. She competed in a baseball league (hard ball!) and football with boys 8-10 years old. "Even …

This Day in Bills History, Dec. 17: Cold, snowy, windy loss to Pats Sun, Dec 17, 2017

Dec. 17, 2000 - This was not a day for the faint of heart among Buffalo Bills' fans. It was a historically bad day at Rich Stadium. We're talking snow, 45 mph winds and a minus-1 degree wind chill. It was called one of the worst weather days in Bi…

Area bowling (Dec. 17) Sat, Dec 16, 2017