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By Andrew Das and Victor Mather MOSCOW – France's first goal came off a Croatian’s head. The second was scored with the aid of the Argentine referee, and became the first video-assistant-reviewed goal in World Cup history. But the next two – ha…

By Andrew Das and Victor Mather MOSCOW – France's first goal came off a Croatian’s head. The second was scored with the aid of the Argentine referee, and became the first video-assistant-reviewed goal in World Cup history. But the next two – ha…

Area golf (July 16) Mon, Jul 16, 2018

AREA GOLFWNYPLGAClass C Individual Championshipat Grover ClevelandRobert Buscaglia 79, Rick Pilarski 80, Glen Lucas 82, Ron O’Callaghan 83, John Barrett 83.NYS Junior Golf TourParent/Junior Scrambleat Links at Ivy Ridge15-18: John Kausner 76, Luke Th…

In a seven-paragraph message posted to Twitter Friday night, former Sabres center Ryan O'Reilly thanked the Sabres organization and the City of Buffalo for the treatment he received during his three seasons with the team. Wrote O'Reilly in part: "…

In a seven-paragraph message posted to Twitter Friday night, former Sabres center Ryan O'Reilly thanked the Sabres organization and the City of Buffalo for the treatment he received during his three seasons with the team. Wrote O'Reilly in part: "…

Thurman Thomas upset with Terrell Owens' decision to skip Hall of Fame ceremony Sat, Jul 14, 2018

You can count Thurman Thomas among those upset with Terrell Owens' decision to skip the Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony. "I'm a little ticked off that he's not coming," the Hall of Fame Buffalo Bills running back said Saturday morn…

Farming has been the Allen family business for generations. Seeing everything his family has gone through has helped mold the QB into the player he is today.

Farming has been the Allen family business for generations. Seeing everything his family has gone through has helped mold the QB into the player he is today.

Girls lacrosse wrap: Borrelli winner Jimerson, Santana headline Coaches All-WNY team Sun, Jul 15, 2018

It's fitting that Jalyn Jimerson and Ivy Santana shared the stage with the rest of area's top girls lacrosse talents during the recent Tom Borrelli Memorial Awards banquet at Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant. The Lake Shore scoring sensations have seemin…

2018 girls lacrosse honor roll Sun, Jul 15, 2018
Bandits' Byrne to represent Canada at Worlds after nerve-wracking labor dispute Wed, Jul 11, 2018

Buffalo Bandits forward Josh Byrne will achieve a lifelong dream on Friday. The young phenom will represent his home country of Canada and compete at the highest international level of the outdoor style of lacrosse, the 2018 World Lacrosse Championsh…

Three IronPigs homers send Bisons to 5-3 loss Sat, Jul 14, 2018

The Buffalo Bisons will be happy to say good-bye for 2018 to Coca-Cola Park in Allentown, Pa., after they face the Lehigh Valley IronPigs there today (Radio 1520, 1:35 p.m.). A 5-3 loss to the IronPigs on Saturday night left the Herd with a 2-5 re…

Bandits' Byrne to represent Canada at Worlds after nerve-wracking labor dispute Wed, Jul 11, 2018

Buffalo Bandits forward Josh Byrne will achieve a lifelong dream on Friday. The young phenom will represent his home country of Canada and compete at the highest international level of the outdoor style of lacrosse, the 2018 World Lacrosse Championsh…

Knighthawks 15, Bandits 13 Sun, Apr 29, 2018
France defeats Croatia 4-2 to win World Cup Sun, Jul 15, 2018

By Andrew Das and Victor Mather MOSCOW – France's first goal came off a Croatian’s head. The second was scored with the aid of the Argentine referee, and became the first video-assistant-reviewed goal in World Cup history. But the next two – ha…

Sean Kirst: Two men, four mismatched feet and one Irv Weinstein connection Sat, Jul 7, 2018

Jim McCormick has a favorite story about his feet. In 1961, at an Army ROTC summer camp at Fort Bragg, he was standing in formation outside his barracks, waiting with his buddies to be released for the weekend. One of his responsibilities was leaving…

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.
Rayzor’s Big Dawg Walleye Classic celebrates WNY fishing Thu, Jul 12, 2018

It’s a great time to be a tournament walleye fisherman on Lake Erie. Just ask the Mid-River Fishing Team led by Jeff Bognar of Grand Island, Roy Hryckowian of North Buffalo and brothers Andrew and Eric Pytlik of Buffalo. The foursome brought in their…

Scattershots for July 11, 2018 Thu, Jul 12, 2018
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Leber checks off drag racing bucket list item Sun, Jul 15, 2018

Veteran area drag racer Bill Leber has accomplished much in his long career but still has a few items that he says he wants to check off of his drag racing bucket list. One of those items was checked off successfully this past Friday when he won the …

MUNY tennis signup deadline is July 6 Fri, Jun 29, 2018

The registration deadline for the 96th Annual MUNY Tennis Tournament is July 6. The tournament, started by the National Public Parks Association, is played on the Delaware Park courts and has hosted some of the most exciting players in Western New…

Post Time: Racing into summer Fri, Jul 13, 2018

The summer racing season takes off next week with Del Mar opening Wednesday and Saratoga a week from today. The racing season is flying past us after the exhilarating spring that gave us racing’s 13th Triple Crown winner. In addition to those two …

Area bowling (July 11) Wed, Jul 11, 2018

Area bowlingSTRIKERS: Summer Adult/Child — Nick Kwitakowski 258-730.

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Area golf (July 16) Mon, Jul 16, 2018

AREA GOLFWNYPLGAClass C Individual Championshipat Grover ClevelandRobert Buscaglia 79, Rick Pilarski 80, Glen Lucas 82, Ron O’Callaghan 83, John Barrett 83.NYS Junior Golf TourParent/Junior Scrambleat Links at Ivy Ridge15-18: John Kausner 76, Luke Th…