In a potentially related action, the Council also approved a measure that allows it to override the decisions of the city Planning Board with a supermajority – four votes out of five.
A Blasdell man has been indicted on charges he bilked a romantic partner out of nearly $73,000 and falsely claimed he worked for two federal agencies.
The Niagara Falls City Council voted to pay a $771,721 property tax refund, plus 9% interest dating to 2011.
The Niagara Falls School District will receive $10.5 million from the federal government to operate Head Start programs for the city's children.
During the last decade, State Parks has installed 48 solar arrays at facilities across the state.
As a student at Burgard Vocational High School, James C. Macris drew pictures of airplanes. After he graduated in 1941, he helped build planes at Curtiss-Wright.
A judge said an investigation showed that Hailey Jamieson Schultz, 20, was under the influence of marijuana and cocaine at the time of the crash.
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Alechmarie Pizarro, 24, had pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter for the Feb. 15, 2020, death of Christopher O'Neil Pizarro.
The deadly blaze was caused by fireworks that ignited a couch in a vacant first-floor apartment, Niagara County Assistant District Attorney Peter M. Wydysh said.
A 25-year-old man was charged with second-degree assault, first-degree reckless endangerment, fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle and seven traffic violations.
Keiyoshia James, 22, faces a maximum sentence of four years in state prison when she is sentenced Nov. 12 by Judge Matthew J. Murphy III.
The Niagara Falls Medical Pregnancy Center at the Summit Life Outreach Center will host a fundraising banquet at 6 p.m. Sept. 30. Tickets are $50.
Reymi Brito-Acosta, 23, of Plainfield, N.J., is not a U.S. citizen and may be deported after serving his prison sentence, Niagara County Assistant District Attorney Christine Savoia said.
Police are investigating three shooting incidents late Saturday and early Sunday that left two men wounded.
Cascades Containerboard Packaging has been ordered by the state Department of Environmental Conservation to do more to control odors coming from its paper mill on Packard Road in Niagara Falls.
Maurice D. Craig, 31, shot the two victims Sept. 30, 2018, outside a house at 3030 Highland Ave.
Prosecutors said that Dante Dolson, 52, coordinated the transportation of 10 kilograms of cocaine to Western New York for distribution.
The 33-year-old man allegedly assaulted two children over a period of several years, Assistant District Attorney Peter M. Wydysh said.
The 6-foot point guard who helped Niagara Falls High School reach the state semifinals as a freshman has played the past two seasons at Sunrise Christian Academy in Wichita, Kansas. He now plans to attend Good Better Best Academy in Durham, N.C.
Michael Miranda, 27, of Niagara Falls, was first arrested by a patrol officer at about 2:30 a.m. Aug. 20 after a break-in at Zaika Indian Cuisine, 421 Third St.