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Sheriff's Office: Driver who overdosed in Ripley released with citation Mon, Jul 16, 2018

A North East, Pa., man who overdosed was released with a citation after he was revived and arrested for driving while ability impaired by drugs, according to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office. Deputies said they found Franklin C. Fisher, 37, …

A Closer Look: Niagara Falls City Hall Mon, Jul 16, 2018

Built in 1923-24, the Beaux-Arts style Niagara Falls City Hall features many neoclassical architectural details. Though it was a costly build at $430,000, Niagara Falls was booming with industry and it was an optimistic time for the city. The buildin…

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Take a closer look at Silo City, the unique industrial site where four historic grain elevators are being preserved and incorporated into varied art and music installations, theatrical performances and numerous cultural events.

Take a closer look at Silo City, the unique industrial site where four historic grain elevators are being preserved and incorporated into varied art and music installations, theatrical performances and numerous cultural events.

Area golf (July 17) Tue, Jul 17, 2018

area golfWNYPGA Africa 6000 International Charity Pro Am at The Kahkwa ClubT1 Dwayne Randall 35-37--72 E T1 Tom Keenan 34-38--72 E T3 Shawn Adamczyk 36-37--73 +1 T3 Michael O’Connor 35-38--73 +1 5 Mark Kirk 36-38--74 +2 T6 S…

Root to coach Hilbert golf Mon, Jul 16, 2018
Sabres agree to terms with C.J. Smith; Sam Reinhart is last of restricted free agents Mon, Jul 16, 2018

And one remains. The Buffalo Sabres agreed to terms Monday with forward C.J. Smith on a one-year, two-way contract, meaning the organization has signed five of its six restricted free agents. The only one without a deal to this point is Sam Rei…

Lea Sobieraski was diagnosed with Wilson's disease, but survived because an anonymous donor provided a liver transplant that saved her life.

The announcement that the GM plant in Tonawanda will manufacture new engines for the Chevrolet Silverado is an investment in the plant, but also in it… 

There are about 1.4 billion lightning discharges globally in a year. Each second, about 40 to 50 strokes occur. In terms of numbers and types of disch… 

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Editorial: A welcome push on state ethics reform from Molinaro Mon, Jul 16, 2018

Marc Molinaro, the Republican candidate for governor, faces an uphill climb trying to unseat the incumbent, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo. Molinaro stopped in Buffalo last week to promote an ethics reform plan he calls the Albany Accountability Act. Whether o…

Letter: Certain high court justices should consider retiring Tue, Jul 17, 2018

I expect a lot of flak with this letter but it’s unfortunate that officials can’t force a Supreme Court justice to retire, as in she who is well known as Sleepy. I dare to say that it’s highly likely that person (Ruth Bader Ginsburg) might be nodding…

Rock Critic Experience: Write reviews of ZZ Top, Metallica shows alongside Jeff Miers Mon, Jul 16, 2018

Here is your chance to be a music critic and have your review appear alongside Jeff Miers' in The Buffalo News. The Buffalo News is offering separate Rock Critic Experience packages for two upcoming concerts: ZZ Top at the Erie County Fairgrou…

Rock Critic Experience: Write reviews of ZZ Top, Metallica shows alongside Jeff Miers Mon, Jul 16, 2018

Here is your chance to be a music critic and have your review appear alongside Jeff Miers' in The Buffalo News. The Buffalo News is offering separate Rock Critic Experience packages for two upcoming concerts: ZZ Top at the Erie County Fairgrou…

East Side church wins Planning Board approval for expansion Mon, Jul 16, 2018

An East Side Baptist church is going to double the size of its William Street facility, transforming its existing space into a multipurpose area while adding a new sanctuary for growing attendance. First Calvary Missionary Baptist Church received …

Barnes, girlfriend eye razing Evans mansion after buying 'stunning' lakefront estate Mon, Jul 16, 2018

Noted personal-injury lawyer Stephen E. Barnes and his attorney girlfriend have paid $950,000 for a stunning lakefront estate located next to a home the couple already owns in Evans, according to public records. Barnes and Ellen B. Sturm bought th…

Sheriff's Office: Driver who overdosed in Ripley released with citation Mon, Jul 16, 2018

A North East, Pa., man who overdosed was released with a citation after he was revived and arrested for driving while ability impaired by drugs, according to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office. Deputies said they found Franklin C. Fisher, 37, …

Carolyn G. Gallivan, former director of volunteers for United Way Mon, Jul 16, 2018

March 4, 1928 - July 12, 2018 Carolyn G. Gallivan was a Buffalo booster and eager volunteer, briefly turning the latter into a profession when she was hired in the early 1980s to be director of volunteers for the United Way of Buffalo & Erie C…

Heat advisory in place today, but cooler days are coming Mon, Jul 16, 2018

Temperatures today will eclipse 80 degrees for the 15th day out of 16 days so far in July. And it will beat the mark with room to spare. The National Weather Service said temperatures will reach into the upper 80s with heat indices as warm as t…

Home of the Week: A Victorian in the Lumber City Mon, Jul 9, 2018

Kathryn and Andrew Engel have lived in their Victorian home with large front porch since 2011. The Engels, both of whom work for local banks, share their home with two children and one dog. Here is how Kathryn Engel described their home in an emai…

If you live in Erie or Niagara county and you don’t own a car, finding a job within reach of public transportation can be a challenge.

If you live in Erie or Niagara county and you don’t own a car, finding a job within reach of public transportation can be a challenge.