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The individual, who was asymptomatic, sat in Section 211 for the game against the Pittsburgh Penguins.

The individual, who was asymptomatic, sat in Section 211 for the game against the Pittsburgh Penguins.

The NHL announced Monday morning that effective immediately all players are permitted to return home, including outside the North America, and must self-quarantine through March 27.

The NHL announced Monday morning that effective immediately all players are permitted to return home, including outside the North America, and must self-quarantine through March 27.

Final Power 10 for the 2019-20 scholastic year Sat, Jun 6, 2020

The first Saturday in June is a bit early for the Final Power 10 of the high school academic year. You can thank the abnormal circumstances caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Covid-19 eliminated the spring season and the meat-and-potatoes portion…

Student-athletes and teams were left wondering what might have been now that New York State Public High School Athletic Association tournaments have been canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Student-athletes and teams were left wondering what might have been now that New York State Public High School Athletic Association tournaments have been canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Lockport's Malik Brooks to join Canisius basketball as a walk-on Fri, Jun 5, 2020

Malik Brooks will return to his backyard for his sophomore year of college. The former three-sport standout from Lockport High School told The News he will join the Canisius College men’s basketball team as a walk-on. Brooks returns to Western …

PSE pays game-day employees in Buffalo, Rochester for canceled lacrosse games Mon, Apr 27, 2020

Game-day employees and members of the television crew in Buffalo and Rochester have been paid for canceled National Lacrosse League games, The News has confirmed. Payment was received in Friday’s paychecks. The NLL regular season was postponed Apr…

Bandits edged at home by Wings Sun, Feb 16, 2020
FC Buffalo's traditional season canceled as NPSL suspends play due to Covid-19 Thu, Mar 26, 2020

For the first time in a decade, there will not be men's amateur soccer league action in Buffalo, at least not under the traditional structure of a 10-game regional schedule with the possibility of playoffs. The National Premier Soccer League annou…

Depew runner completes a half marathon a day to help others heal Sat, Jun 6, 2020

It was a Monday in March when his brother called and did not seem to be making much sense. Kevin Powers had trouble following his brother Gary’s train of thought. Gary was asking Kevin about migraines and describing his symptoms. It sounded nothin…

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.
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.
Think you can hike 50 miles this summer? Then here is a challenge. Fri, Jun 5, 2020

The Finger Lakes Trail Conference has launched a new virtual challenge designed to promote fitness and bring attention to a great recreational resource. The Finger Lakes Trail includes more than 1,000 miles of trail, spanning from Allegany State P…

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NYIRP drag racers experience 'soft opening' to season Mon, Jun 1, 2020

Like all Western New York auto racing tracks, New York International Raceway Park in Lancaster has been silent in 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Recent guideline changes enacted by Gov. Andrew Cuomo allow tracks to open but with restrictions, inc…

Bowling will miss the late Dave Miller Mon, Apr 20, 2020

David A. Miller Dec. 27, 1948 - April 15, 2020. The local bowling world was shocked last week with the sudden death of Dave Miller, a much loved personality. Miller, 71, died early Wednesday after he was involved in a minor traffic accident the…

Top neurologist Laszlo Mechtler finds connections between medicine, tennis Sat, May 16, 2020

Dr. Laszlo L. Mechtler played tennis as a small child in Australia, but gave up the game in favor of soccer soon after his ninth birthday. After his family moved from Montreal to Buffalo, he starred in soccer in high school and became one of the b…

Santa Anita Derby tops weekend horse racing Sat, Jun 6, 2020

On the fifth anniversary of American Pharoah’s epic Triple Crown win at Belmont Park, Santa Anita Park will take center stage on the Kentucky Derby trail this weekend. The $400,000 Grade 1 Santa Anita Derby, rescheduled from its traditional April …