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Hometown Headlines Archives for 2018-08

Hometown Headlines 8/31/18

DRIVERS WILL SEE HIGH GAS PRICES AS THEY HIT THE ROAD THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND.

 

STATE POLICE AND LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT WILL BE LOOKING FOR DRUNK AND DISTRACTED DRIVERS.

 

A STATE TROOPER IN THE SOUTHTOWNS IS BEING CREDITED WITH SAVING THE LIFE ON A CHILD.

 

TWO SEX OFFENDERS WENT BEFORE THE JUDGE IN COUNTY COURT THURSDAY.

 

THREE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY THURSDAY AND THREE ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.  

 

BAIL WAS SET AT $50,000 FOR THE FALLS MAN CHARGED WITH A DOUBLE SHOOTING LAST WEEKEND.

 

INTERIM LOCKPORT POLICE CHIEF STEVEN PREISCH HELD HIS FIRST PUBLIC FORUM THURSDAY EVENING.

 

LOCKPORT’S VETERANS MONUMENT ON EAST AVENUE WAS RE-DEDICATED YESTERDAY.

 

AND THE BILLS BEAT THE BEARS ON THE LAST PLAY OF THE GAME THURSDAY NIGHT IN CHICAGO.


Hometown Headlines 8/30/18

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN IS IN CUSTODY, CHARGED WITH A DOUBLE SHOOTING LAST SUNDAY.

 

IN BUFFALO, POLICE HAVE ARRESTED THE MAN THEY SAY SHOT A GRANDMOTHER AND HER GRANDSON LAST MONTH.

 

THE NEW YORK CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION TOOK THE LOCKPORT CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT TO TASK WEDNESDAY.

 

FOUR TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY WEDNESDAY AND NO ARRESTS NOTED ON AREA POLICE REPORTS.  

 

A CHEEKTOWAGA COKE DEALER WILL SPEND OVER 3 YEARS BEHIND BARS FOR HIS ROLE IN A DRUG DEALING RING.

 

SOME MOMENTS WERE HEATED AS GOVERNOR CUOMO AND CYNTHIA NIXON DEBATED EACH OTHER LAST NIGHT.

 

ALL SUNY CAMPUSES ACROSS NEW YORK WILL HAVE FOOD PANTRIES BY THE END OF THE FALL SEMESTER.

 

AND THE BILLS PLAY THE BEARS IN CHICAGO TONIGHT IN THE FINAL PRE-SEASON GAME.


Hometown Headlines 8/29/18

ANOTHER ROUND OF LATE SUMMER HEAT WILL LIFT TEMPS INTO THE UPPER 80’S TODAY WITH HIGH WINDS.

 

THE FORMER YAHOO DATA CENTER WILL INVEST $32M AT ITS TOWN OF LOCKPORT CAMPUS.

 

PRESIDENT TRUMP HAS NOMINATED JANE CORWIN TO CHAIR THE INTERNATIONAL JOINT COMMISSION.

 

TWO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY TUESDAY AND THREE ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.  

 

ONE OF TWO MEN SHOT SUNDAY NIGHT IN NIAGARA FALLS REMAINS IN CRITICAL CONDITION AT ECMC.

 

IN BUFFALO, THE 94-YEAR-OLD MAN CHARGED WITH FIRING A GUN INSIDE A NURSING HOME WILL NOT GO ON TRIAL.

 

INCUMBENT GOVERNOR CUOMO AND CHALLENGER CYNTHIA NIXON WILL DEBATE TONIGHT.

 

THE DEADLINE FOR REPUBLICANS TO REPLACE CHRIS COLLINS ON THE NOVEMBER BALLOT IS GETTING CLOSER.

 

AND BUFFALO BILLS FANS WILL HAVE A CHANCE TO BID ON SOME UNIQUE TEAM MEMORABILIA.


Hometown Headlines 8/28/18

LATE SUMMER HEAT WILL DRIVE TEMPERATURES INTO THE LOW 90’S TODAY WITH A HEAT ADVISORY AND HIGH WINDS.

 

TWO NIAGARA FALLS MEN REMAIN IN CRITICAL CONDITION AT ECMC AFTER A LATE SUNDAY SHOOTING.

 

WE HAVE RESULTS OF THREE CASES FROM MONDAY’S DOCKET IN NIAGARA COUNTY COURT.

 

POLICE HAVE ID’D THE LACKAWANNA MAN KILLED SUNDAY IN A JET SKI AND BOAT MISHAP ON THE NIAGARA RIVER.

 

FOUR TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY MONDAY AND TWO ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.  

 

PASTOR ROBERT YETTER OF ST MARY’S IN SWORMVILLE HAS STEPPED DOWN AMID SEX ABUSE ALLEGATIONS.

 

BISHOP MALONE REMAINS FIRM THAT HE WILL NOT RESIGN FOR ALLEGEDLY COVERING UP SEXUAL ABUSE.

 

AND STATE SENATOR MIKE RANZENHOFER HAS DROPPED OUT OF CONSIDERATION TO REPLACE CHRIS COLLINS IN CONGRESS.


Hometown Headlines 8/27/18

NIAGARA FALLS POLICE ARE LOOKING INTO A DOUBLE SHOOTING THAT INJURED TWO MEN OVERNIGHT.

 

BISHOP MALONE SAYS “NO” TO CALLS FOR HIM TO RESIGN FOR ALLEGEDLY COVERING UP SEXUAL ABUSE.

 

THE SUSPECT IN A DEADLY SHOOTING AT A JACKSONVILLE VIDEO TOURNAMENT HAS A BUFFALO CONNECTION.

 

POLICE IN THE QUEEN CITY ARE LOOKING TO SOLVE THE 40TH HOMICIDE OF THE YEAR.

 

AN ALBION FISHERMAN IS DEAD AFTER HIS BOAT CAPSIZED IN LAKE ONTARIO SATURDAY.

 

A LACKAWANNA MAN REMAINS MISSING AFTER A CRASH BETWEEN A JET SKI AND BOAT ON THE NIAGARA RIVER.

 

TWO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY SUNDAY AND FIVE ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS.  

 

IN ROCHESTER, THREE KIDS ARE SAFE AFTER QUICK WORK BY CITY POLICE OFFICERS RESPONDING TO A FIRE.

 

AND THE BILLS LOST TO THE BENGALS SUNDAY AND STILL HAVE QB QUESTIONS.


Hometown Headlines 8/24/18

CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF BUFFALO WILL END ITS FOSTER CARE AND ADOPTIVE PROGRAM.

 

NINE EMERGENCY CALLS IN THE COUNTY THURSDAY AND NO ARRESTS REPORTED BY AREA POLICE AGENCIES.  

 

TWO PEOPLE WERE INJURED WHEN A CAR AND A-T-V CRASHED IN BUFFALO YESTERDAY.

 

A WELLSVILLE MAN WANTED ON FEDERAL CHARGES HAS BEEN CAPTURED IN ECUADOR.

 

HIGH BACTERIA LEVELS AT OLCOTT BEACH HAVE PROPTED THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT TO PUT UP “NO SWIMMING” SIGNS.

 

A SOUTHERN TIER McDONALD’S IS CLOSED AFTER MORE THAN 20 PEOPLE GOT SICK AFTER EATING THERE.

 

HEALTH OFFICIALS IN MONROE COUNTY SAY A PERSON HAS BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH WEST NILE VIRUS.

 

THE BILLS AND BENGALS SQUARE OFF AT NEW ERA FIELD IN A PRE-SEASON GAME SUNDAY AT 4.

 

AND THE FAMOUS “WIENER DOG RACES” ARE BACK THIS SUNDAY AT BATAVIA DOWNS.


Hometown Headlines 8/23/18

A TOWN OF NIAGARA WOMAN IS FACING DWI AND MULTIPLE OTHER CHARGES AFTER A TUESDAY MORNING TRAFFIC STOP.

 

THREE ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY WEDNESDAY AND TWO ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.  

 

A LOCKPORT TEEN HAS BEEN DENIED BAIL IN A STABBING HOMICIDE THAT HAPPENED A MONTH AGO.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY DEPUTIES ARE LOOKING FOR LEVEL TWO SEX OFFENDER KENNETH WILLIAMS III OF LOCKPORT.

 

BUFFALO P.D. IS INVESTIGATING A FATAL STABBING ON THE CITY’S WEST SIDE YESTERDAY.

 

IN ROCHESTER, ONE PERSON IS DEAD FOLLOWING A MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT LAST NIGHT.

 

RADIOACTIVE SOIL HAS BEEN FOUND NEAR A PARKING LOT AT NIAGARA FALLS STATE PARK.

 

JOE BIDEN AND CONDOLEEZZA RICE ARE COMING TO BFLO AS PART OF UB’S DISTINGUISHED SPEAKER SERIES.

 

AND IT’S “DAY TWO” OF THE NEW YORK STATE FAIR IN SYRACUSE.  IT RUNS THRU LABOR DAY.


Hometown Headlines 8/22/18

STILL NO WORD FROM GOP LEADERS IN THE 27TH CONGRESS-IONAL DISTRICT ON A CANDIDATE TO REPLACE COLLINS.

 

FOUR ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS YESTERDAY AND FIVE ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS.  

 

FOUR PEOPLE WERE INJURED MONDAY IN A 2-CAR CRASH ON THE NORTH GRAND ISLAND BRIDGE.

 

BUFFALO P.D. IS INVESTIGATING A SHOOTING ON THE CITY’S EAST SIDE LAST EVENING.

 

THE STATE HEALTH DEPARTMENT IS LOOKING INTO ALLEGATIONS AT A BUFFALO NURSING HOME.

 

CRIMINALS HAVE BEEN ACTIVE IN SOUTH BUFFALO THE PAST FEW DAYS.

 

GOVERNOR CUOMO IS STILL FEELING THE HEAT FROM HIS COMMENTS LAST WEEK THAT “AMERICA WAS NEVER GREAT.”

 

AND THE GATES OF THE NEW YORK STATE FAIR OPENED IN SYRACUSE THIS MORNING.  IT RUNS THRU LABOR DAY.


Hometown Headlines 8/21/18

TWO MORE REPUBLICANS HAVE EXPRESSED INTEREST IN RUNNING FOR MAYOR OF LOCKPORT.

 

GOP LEADERS FROM THE 27TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT WILL MEET IN BATAVIA TODAY AS THEY SEEK A CANDIDATE.

 

THREE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS IN THE PAST 24 HOURS.  

 

CHARGES ARE PENDING IN A FALLS MOTORCYCLE CRASH ON THE NIAGARA SCENIC PARKWAY SATURDAY NIGHT.

 

IN COUNTY COURT, A REPEAT OFFENDER IS GOING BACK TO PRISON FOR THE THIRD TIME IN SIX YEARS.

 

BUFFALO P.D. HAS MADE AN ARREST AFTER A FATAL STABBING AT A FRIDAY NIGHT HOUSE PARTY.

 

A CROWDED LEGION HALL IN THE TOWN OF TONAWANDA WAS EVACUATED DURING A SATURDAY NIGHT BIRTHDAY PARTY.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS PLANT HAS BEEN ORDERED TO CLEAN UP ITS ACT AFTER A MAJOR FIRE A FEW WEEKS AGO.

 

AND THE BILLS WILL START JOSH ALLEN AT QB AGAINST THE BENGALS THIS SUNDAY.


Hometown Headlines 8/20/18

BUFFALO P.D. IS INVESTIGATING A SUNDAY NIGHT SHOOTING THAT SENT ONE MAN TO THE HOSPITAL.

 

AND, AN ARREST HAS BEEN MADE IN THE FATAL SHOOTING OF A BUFFALO MOTHER EARLIER THIS MONTH.

 

A LOCKPORT MAN WAS ARRESTED IN BUFFALO AFTER CRASHING HIS SUV DURING A CHASE WITH POLICE.

 

A 16-YEAR-OLD FROM LOCKPORT WAS ARRESTED IN YOUNGSTOWN SATURDAY ON FELONY WEAPONS CHARGES.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS WOMAN WAS STABBED AND ANOTHER WOMAN ARRESTED FOLLOWING A FIGHT EARLY YESTERDAY.

 

FOUR ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS AND ONE ACCIDENT IN THE COUNTY OVER THE WEEKEND.  

 

POLICE IN SUBURBAN ROCHESTER ARE INVESTIGATING A DEADLY MOTORCYCLE CRASH IN HENRIETTA LAST NIGHT.

 

STATE SENATOR PATRICK GALLIVAN HAS TAKEN HIS NAME OUT OF CONSIDERATION FOR THE 27TH CONGRESSIONAL SEAT.

 

AND BILLS QB A.J. McCARRON IS SEEKING A SECOND OPINION ON HIS INJURED THROWING ARM.


Hometown Headlines 8/17/18

THE WOMAN ACCUSED IN A FATAL HIT AND RUN AT DARIEN LAKE LAST WEEKEND PLEADED NOT GUILTY YESTERDAY.

 

IN CATTARAUGUS COUNTY, A WOMAN IS DEAD AFTER A ONE-CAR CRASH WEDNESDAY NIGHT IN THE TOWN OF LYNDON.

 

TWO ACCIDENTS IN NIAGARA COUNTY THURSDAY AND ONE ARREST ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.  

 

A MEDINA MAN ADMITTED IN COUNTY COURT TO CRASHING A STOLEN SUV AFTER A POLICE CHASE TWO YEARS AGO.

 

A REWARD IS OFFERED FOR INFORMATION THAT LEADS TO AN ARREST IN THE MURDER OF A BUFFALO MOTHER.

 

THE STATE GOP HAS BOUGHT GOVERNOR CUOMO A ONE-WAY TICKET TO CANADA FOR HIS NEGATIVE COMMENTS ABOUT AMERICA.

 

DEMOCRAT NATE McMURRAY SAYS HE’S NOT CONCERNED ABOUT POLLS THAT SHOW HIM LOSING HIS RACE FOR CONGRESS.

 

AND IT’S THE SECOND PRE-SEASON GAME FOR THE BILLS WHEN THEY BATTLE THE BROWNS TONIGHT IN CLEVELAND.


Hometown Headlines 8/16/18

THE RACE FOR MAYOR OF LOCKPORT IS HEATING UP AND COMING INTO FOCUS.

 

REPUBLICANS IN THE 27TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT ARE GETTING SOME GOOD NEWS FROM A RECENT POLL.

 

POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING THE DEATH OF A MAN WHILE HE WAS KITE SURFING OFF HAMBURG TOWN PARK YESTERDAY.

 

EIGHT EMERGENCY CALLS IN THE COUNTY WEDNESDAY AND FOUR ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORTS.  

 

A HOLLAND MAN IS GOING TO PRISON FOR 4 YEARS AFTER HIS THIRD IMPAIRED DRIVING CONVICTION IN NINE YEARS.

 

GOVERNOR CUOMO IS TAKING HEAT FROM DEMOCRATS AND REPUBLICANS FOR NEGATIVE COMMENTS ABOUT AMERICA.

 

CUOMO FINALLY AGREED TO DEBATE HIS PRIMARY OPPONENT, CYNTHIA NIXON, IN THE GOVERNOR’S RACE.

 

NEW YORK STATE A.G. BARBARA UNDERWOOD IS TAKING THE MAKERS OF OXYCONTIN TO COURT.

 

AND CINCINNATI BENGALS QB ANDY DALTON IS GIVING BACK TO WESTERN NEW YORK.


Hometown Headlines 8/15/18

NIAGARA COUNTY LEGISLATURE CHAIRMAN KEITH McNALL IS SEEKING THE GOP NOMINATION FOR MAYOR OF LOCKPORT.

 

THE LOCKPORT DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE WILL ANNOUNCE MICHELLE ROMAN AS ITS CANDIDATE FOR MAYOR TODAY.

 

MORE THAN A DOZEN PEOPLE HAVE EXPRESSED INTEREST IN THE 27TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT SEAT.

 

FRIDAY IS THE DEADLINE FOR PEOPLE WISHING TO VOTE IN THE SEPTEMBER 13TH PRIMARY.

 

ONE TRAFFIC ACCIDENT IN THE COUNTY TUESDAY AND NO ARRESTS ON LOCALS POLICE REPORTS.  

 

A SECOND LOCKPORT FAMILY HAS FILED A WRONGFUL DEATH LAWSUIT AGAINST EASTERN NIAGARA HOSPITAL.

 

TWO WYOMING COUNTY BROTHERS WERE SLASHED IN A RANDOM HOME INVASION MONDAY.

 

BUFFALO IS GETTING $24M IN STATE FUNDING TO HELP IMPROVE THE CITY’S WATERFRONT.

 

AND THE NIAGARA COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT ACADEMY IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR ITS NEXT CLASS.


Hometown Headlines 8/14/18

THE FUTURE OF THE 27TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT RACE IS A MAJOR QUESTION MARK TODAY.

 

THE LOCKPORT DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE WILL ANNOUNCE MICHELLE ROMAN AS ITS CANDIDATE FOR MAYOR TOMORROW.

 

THREE FIRE COMPANIES RESPONDED TO AN EARLY MORNING HOUSE FIRE ON HESS ROAD IN NEWFANE MONDAY.

 

FOUR ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY YESTERDAY AND TWO ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.  

 

D-W-I CHARGES HAVE BEEN ADDED AGAINST THE WOMAN IN A FATAL HIT-AND-RUN NEAR DARIEN LAKE SATURDAY.

 

THE EX-GIRLFRIEND OF BILLS’ RUNNING BACK LESEAN McCOY IS TAKING HIM TO COURT.

 

GOVERNOR CUOMO HAS SIGNED A BILL THAT CRACKS DOWN ON HAZING AT NEW YORK COLLEGE CAMPUSES.

 

PRESIDENT TRUMP IS BACK IN WASHINGTON AFTER HIS VISIT TO UPSTATE NEW YORK MONDAY.

 

AND THE NIAGARA COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT ACADEMY IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR ITS NEXT CLASS.


Hometown Headlines 8/13/18

AN IRVING WOMAN IS IN JAIL ON MANSLAUGHTER CHARGES AFTER A FATAL HIT-AND-RUN NEAR DARIEN LAKE SATURDAY.

 

AN EAST AURORA WOMAN IS CHARGED WITH D-W-I AFTER HER CAR CLIPPED A DEPUTY AFTER A WEEKEND CONCERT.

 

FOUR ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY SUNDAY AND TWO ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.  

 

TWO NIAGARA FALLS TEENS ARE IN TROUBLE WITH THE LAW AFTER SPEEDING PAST POLICE EARLY SATURDAY.

 

CARL PALADINO IS WASTING NO TIME LINING UP FOR THE CONGRESSIONAL SEAT OF CHRIS COLLINS.

 

THE NIAGARA AND ERIE COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENTS ARE TEAMING UP TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF RABIES.

 

THE LOCKPORT LIBRARY WILL BENEFIT FROM A NEW YORK STATE GRANT OF $114-THOUSAND-DOLLARS.

 

PRESIDENT TRUMP IS VISITING UPSTATE NEW YORK TODAY WITH A STOP AT FORT DRUM NEAR WATERTOWN.

 

AND BUFFALO BILLS’ QB’S A.J. McCARREN AND NATHAN PETERMAN GOT BANGED UP IN PRACTICE SUNDAY.


Hometown Headlines 8/10/18

A NEW CLAIM HAS SURFACED INVOLVING WNY CONGRESSMAN CHRIS COLLINS WHO IS CHARGED WITH INSIDER TRADING.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN WAS SHOT EARLY WEDNESDAY IN WHAT HE SAYS WAS A ROBBERY AND HOME INVASION.

 

FOUR ARRESTS ON AREA POLICE REPORTS AND ONE TRAFFIC ACCIDENT IN THE COUNTY THURSDAY.  

 

TWO ROCHESTER MEN ARE GOING TO PRISON FOR A LONG TIME FOR A MURDER LAST CHRISTMAS.

 

A TENNESSEE MAN IS BEHIND BARS AFTER HE TRIED TO RUN PEOPLE DOWN IN A CHURCH PARKING LOT IN BATAVIA.

 

IN CATTARAUGUS COUNTY, A HOMEOWNER COULD FACE CHARGES AFTER 3 VENOMOUS SNAKES WERE FOUND.

 

A TRAFFIC STUDY HAS BEEN APPROVED FOR BEATTIE AVENUE IN LOCKPORT NEAR NEW BASEBALL DIAMONDS.

 

UB IS GIVING A GLIMPSE OF HOW STUDENTS COULD GET AROUND CAMPUS IN THE FUTURE.

 

AND THE BILLS LOOKED PRETTY GOOD IN A 5-POINT PRE SEASON LOSS TO THE PANTHERS THURSDAY NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 8/9/18

WNY CONGRESSMAN CHRIS COLLINS PLEADED NOT GUILTY YESTERDAY TO FEDERAL CHARGES OF INSIDER TRADING.

 

RICK ABBOTT WAS NAMED LKPT COMMON COUNCIL PRESIDENT WEDNESDAY BY INTERIM MAYOR DAVID WOHLEBEN.

 

TEN TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY ROADWAYS WEDNESDAY AND ONE ARREST ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.  

 

IN COUNTY COURT, A NIAGARA FALLS MAN IS ON “INTERIM PROBATION” AWAITING HIS FINAL SENTENCE.

 

A NEW YORK CITY INVESTMENT GROUP WANTS TO CONVERT AN ABANDONED FALLS HOSPITAL INTO A 200-ROOM HOTEL.

 

THE NEW YORK TEACHERS UNION SAYS IT’S NOT ENDORSING A CANDIDATE FOR GOVERNOR.

 

PRESIDENT TRUMP IS COMING TO UPSTATE THIS MONDAY WHEN HE VISITS FORT DRUM.

 

COUNTRY STAR CARRIE UNDERWOOD IS COMING TO BUFFALO NEXT OCTOBER! YES - 2019!

 

AND THE BUFFALO BILLS HOST THE CAROLINA PANTHERS TONIGHT IN THEIR FIRST GAME OF THE PRE-SEASON.


Hometown Headlines 8/8/18

LOCKPORT MAYOR ANNE McCAFFREY SAID HER GOODBYES TO CITY HALL COLLEAGUES TUESDAY AS SHE LEAVES FOR ENH.

 

THE LONG-VACANT FORMER COUNTY INFIRMARY COMPLEX ON DAVISON ROAD HAS BEEN SOLD TO A LOCAL DEVELOPER.

 

AFTER TWO DAYS AND OVER 18 HOURS ON SITE, FALLS FIREFIGHTERS ARE FINISHED AT A MULTI-ALARM BLAZE.

 

A TEENAGE DRIVER DIED IN A FIERY ONE-CAR CRASH IN ORCHARD PARK EARLY YESTERDAY.

 

THREE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN THE CITY AND TOWN OF LOCKPORT TUESDAY.  

 

IN COUNTY COURT, A NIAGARA FALLS MAN WAS SENTENCED TO STATE PRISON - FOR THE FOURTH TIME.

 

BUFFALO POLICE BELIEVE THEY’VE SOLVED THE CASE OF A DEADLY SHOOTING LAST YEAR.

 

NEWFANE NATIVE AND MICHIGAN BASKETBALL COACH JOHN BEILEIN IS RESTING AFTER HEART SURGERY.

 

AND THE 179TH ERIE COUNTY FAIR GETS UNDERWAY THIS MORNING IN HAMBURG.


Hometown Headlines 8/7/18

A FATAL TRAFFIC ACCIDENT IN ORCHARD PARK AND A MULTI-ALARM FIRE IN NIAGARA FALLS THIS MORNING.

 

THE ERIE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS INVESTIGATING AN OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING IN SPRINGVILLE.

 

IN BUFFALO, A 12-YEAR-OLD BOY IS RECOVERING AFTER HE WAS GRAZED BY A BULLET EARLY YESTERDAY.

 

TWO MEN ARE FACING CHARGES IN CONNECTION WITH A DRIVE-BY SHOOTING IN LACKAWANNA LAST WEEK.

 

FIVE EMERGENCY CALLS IN NIAGARA COUNTY MONDAY.  

 

IN COUNTY COURT YESTERDAY, A NORTH TONAWANDA MAN PLEADED NOT GUILTY IN THE RAPE OF A 10-YEAR-OLD.

 

THE DRIVER OF A TRACTOR-TRAILER WHO WAS KILLED IN A CRASH SUNDAY ON ROUTE 219 HAS BEEN ID’D.

 

A BATAVIA TEEN WAS IN COURT MONDAY ON CHARGES OF STABBING A CLASSMATE SATURDAY NIGHT.

 

AND IN A BUDGET CUT, METEOROLOGIST DON PAUL WILL BE LEAVING CHANNEL 7 AT THE END OF THE YEAR.


Hometown Headlines 8/3/18

POLICE HAVE ARRESTED 17 YEAR OLD DE’VONNE CLARK WITH THE STABBING DEATH OF ELIJAH WEDINGTON

 

THE NIAGARA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IDENTIFIED THE BODY RECOVERED JULY 28 FROM LAKE ONTARIO AS 21 YEAR OLD CANADIAN STACY PHIESHBEIN.

 

THE NIAGARA COUNTY FAIR CELEBRATES DAY NUMBER 3 OF ITS 5 DAY RUN AT THE NIAGARA COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS ON LAKE AVENUE

 

A 2 CAR MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT REPORTED AT 1AM AT MAIN AND PINE IN THE CITY WITH UNKNOWN INJURIES

 

CAPPY AND HIS PACKET BOAT  BEING RENOVATED BY COOKIE BUTCHER AND HER TEAM OF VOLUNTEERS ARE AWARDED $1000.  TO CONTINUE THEIR COMMUNITY WORK.

 

 

 


Hometown Headlines 8/2/18

Mayor Anne McCaffrey presided over her final common council meeting last evening.
THREE accidents on county highways Wednesday and TWO arrests on the city police report.
52-year-old Paul Hald of Niagara Falls pleaded guilty Wednesday to molesting a girl for nearly THREE years.
A Niagara Falls woman pleaded not guilty to first degree assault.  She's accused of cutting another woman with a box cutter.
Sheriff's Deputies arrested Charles Walker of Olcott yesterday in connection with a Town of Porter burglary in April.
Buffalo P.D. is investigating the death of a man found on Metro Rail tracks yesterday afternoon.
A 16-year-old Cheektowaga girl has died from injuries suffered Monday when she was struck by a car on Union Road.
A Buffalo daycare is closed following an allegation that it subjected a child to a "waterboard-like" punishment.
AND, it's DAY TWO of the Niagara County Fair out on Lake Avenue.

Hometown Headlines 8/1/18

THE NIAGARA COUNTY FAIR OPENS THIS MORNING WITH THE ANNUAL FARM-CITY BREAKFAST.

 

REPUBLICANS AND DEMOCRATS ARE SEEKING CANDIDATES FOR THE OFFICE OF MAYOR OF THE CITY OF LOCKPORT.

 

IN BUFFALO, A MURDER ON THE EAST SIDE YESTERDAY AND A MAN SHOT EARLY TUESDAY HAS DIED.

 

HAMBURG POLICE HAVE CALLED OFF A MANHUNT FOR FOUR MEN THEY BELIEVE TO BE ARMED AND DANGEROUS.

 

A TRAFFIC MESS ON GRAND ISLAND HAS BEEN CLEARED AFTER A DUMP TRUCK CRASH YESTERDAY ON I-190.

 

FOUR ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS TUESDAY AND ONE ARREST ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.

 

IN COUNTY COURT TUESDAY, A TONAWANDA MAN WAS SENTENCED TO SEVEN YEARS IN PRISON.

 

NEW YORK ATTORNEY GENERAL BARBARA UNDERWOOD IS PRAISING A FEDERAL JUDGES’ DECISION.

 

AND AS THE NIAGARA COUNTY FAIR BEGINS TODAY, ERIE COUNTY PREPARES TO OPEN ITS FAIR NEXT WEEK.


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