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Here's a roundup of available video highlights from Week Seven of the high school football season, the last week of the regular season for Section VI Have a game recap posted somewhere other than Hudl? Send a message on Twitter or email cdesiderio@buffnews.com. http://buffalonews.com/2017/10/15/news-football-polls-week-seven/ http://buffalonews.com/2017/10/16/s…

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Large Schools Rank School (Class) Record Points         LW 1. Lancaster [6]           (AA)    3-0      96       1 2. Canisius [4]  2-1      93       1 3. West Seneca West(A)       3-0      74       3 4. Starpoint (A)           3-0      66       6 5. South Park (A)     …

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Albion Purple Eagles (3-5) Coach: Adam Krenning, first season Home field: Spierdowis Field Program founded: 1898 Outlook: Krenning, a 1993 Albion grad who played for legendary coach Dick Diminuco, is tasked with leading the Purple Eagles to their first playoff appearance since 2011. Third-year senior Demetrius Gardiner is a bruising running back at 5-foot-11, 2…

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OLAF FUB SEZ: According to the King of the Boogie, John Lee Hooker, born on this date in 1917, “No matter what you got, the blues is there.” . . . DOG MY CATS – “Eat a Dog, Save a Cat,” that’s the motto as Ten Lives Club, the cat rescue and adoption agency, holds its 14th annual hot dog fundraiser from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. today at George’s Hot Dogs, 5808 Herm…

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There were times Williamsville North's Josh Surowiec kind of got lost in the shadow cast by Major Baseball League prospect Leugim Castillo of Lancaster. He wasn't the only Western New York talent, and it's understandable. Castillo more than lived up to all the preseason accolades he garnered en route to being drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers and earning second-team All-…

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A tough break may have foiled Depew's quest for the perfect ending to its softball season. It doesn't change the fact that the Wildcats completed another historic postseason run because they had the perfect difference-maker leading the charge in Karsen Cotton. Cotton, who tossed a no-hitter against unbeaten Babylon in the New York State Public High Schools Athletic Asso…

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Pos. Name, School, Year, fast fact SS Molly Breier, Eden, 12, Defensive and offensive standout fueled Raiders' run to B-2 final, finishing with .974 fielding percentage, .729 slugging percentage. P/INF Abby Borkowski, Kenmore West, 11, Niagara Frontier League Player of the Year had 25 RBIs, 22 runs scored and posted 2.71 ERA. P Karsen Cotton, Depew, 12, Posted 0.9…

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A mother and son face charges connected to the death of an Allegany County man, according to authorities on Wednesday. Lana M. Joseph, 51, and Richard D. Mosher III, 26, both of Olean, were arrested on Wednesday and charged with second-degree murder in connection with the death of Royce A. Chapman, 57, according to state police. Chapman's body was found just after mi…

A former worker at the Rehabilitiation Center in Olean has pleaded guilty to charges of attempted assault on a person with developmental disabilities in his care. Ahmad Burney, 52, of Olean, pleaded guilty to second-degree endangering the welfare of an incompetent or physically disabled person, along with one count of third-degree attempted assault, according to a speci…

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A cocktail specialist who was in the running for best bartender in Philadelphia is returning to Buffalo to open the former Black Rock Kitchen and Bar. At 491 Amherst St., Keith Raimondi plans to offer a place that highlights craft cocktails and other beverages, backed with a food program that exploits vegetables and local produce whenever possible. Everything besides liq…

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Artist: Evan Hawkins // Title: "City of Dawn" // On view through Sept. 13 in the Olean Public Library Buffalo's fragile architectural legacy is a chief concern of Evan Hawkins, whose most recent body of work draws connections between the city's historic buildings and the ruins of ancient civilizations. In this enchanting hand-drawn lithograph, Hawkins invents an alternat…