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Hometown Headlines Archives for 2018-10

Hometown Headlines 10/31/18

AFTER A WET WEDNESDAY IT APPEARS SKIES WILL CLEAR OVER NIAGARA COUNTY FOR TRICKS ‘N TREATS TONIGHT.

 

THE STATE POLICE HAVE THEIR “PUMPKIN PATROL” IN PLACE FOR HALLOWEEN FESTIVITIES.

 

THE FORMER SECRETARY FOR BUFFALO BISHOP RICHARD MALONE SAYS SHE GAVE CHURCH DOCUMENTS TO THE F-B-I.

 

U.S. MARSHALLS ARE LOOKING FOR JACOB BEACH OF GRAND ISLAND ON ALLEGATIONS HE SEXUALLY ABUSED A CHILD.

 

IN BUFFALO, A WEST SIDE MAN WAS INJURED BY GUNFIRE EARLY TUESDAY ON ONTARIO STREET.

 

ONE ARREST ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT AND 2 TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS TUESDAY.

 

INCUMBENT CONGRESSMAN CHRIS COLLINS SKIPPED A DEBATE AT ST JOE’S IN KENMORE TUESDAY.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY LEGISLATORS ARE CONSIDERING A LAW BANNING TOBACCO SALES TO THOSE UNDER 21.

 

AND A LATE RALLY FUELED THE FLAMES AS THEY BURNED THE SABRES 2-1 ON HOME ICE TUESDAY.


Hometown Headlines 10/30/18

THE DIOCESE OF BUFFALO IS DISPUTING THE FINDINGS AIRED SUNDAY NIGHT ON “60 MINUTES.”

 

AN EARLY MONDAY MORNING STAND OFF AT THE SENECA NIAGARA HOTEL IN THE FALLS ENDED PEACEFULLY.

 

NINE WEEKEND ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT AND THREE ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS MONDAY.

 

THERE IS A NEW DEVELOPMENT IN A DOUBLE HOMICIDE IN WAYNE COUNTY FROM A WEEK AGO TODAY.

 

A NORTH BUFFALO MAN IS FACING UP TO 15 YEARS IN PRISON FOR BLOWING UP HIS HOME.

 

A REWARD IS BEING OFFERED FOR INFORMATION THAT HELPS COPS CRACK A DEADLY STABBING CASE IN BUFFALO.

 

LAW ENFORCEMENT ACROSS NEW YORK STATE CONTINUES ITS “STOP D-W-I” HALLOWEEN CRACKDOWN.

 

AND THE PATRIOTS PULLED AWAY LATE AND BEAT THE BILLS - AGAIN - IN MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL.


Hometown Headlines 10/29/18

A TWO CAR ACCIDENT ON ROUTE 104 BETWEEN ROUTE 93 AND COOMER ROAD AT ABOUT 7AM CAUSED THAT ROUTE TO BE CLOSED FOR INVESIGATION AND CLEAN UP.

 

THE PALACE THEATRE REVEALED THEIR RESTORAION PROJECT RESULTS AND RAISED MONEY FOR THE NEXT ROUND OF RENOVATIONS

 

THE FORMER SECRETARY TO BUFFALO BISHOP RICHARD MALONE  APPEARED ON 60 MINUTES LAST NIGHT TO EXPLAIN WHY SHE LEAKED KEY INFORMATION TO THE MEDIA.

 

IN THE 27TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT RACE WITH JUST OVER A WEEK TO GO CONGRESSMAN CHRIS COLLINS LEADS HIS OPPONENT  DEMOCRAT NATE MCMURRAY BY 4 PONTS

 

THE BUFFALO BILLS HIT THE NATIONAL STAGE  IN A GAME AGAINST DIVISION RIVAL THE  NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS 8:15 TONIGHT AT NEW ERA FIELD

 


Hometown Headlines 10/26/18

A LOCKPORT TEACHER AND FORMER CHEEKTOWAGA COUNCIL-MAN HAS STALLED IN HIS BID TO REGAIN HIS SEAT.

 

TWO BUFFALO TEENS HAVE BEEN ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH RECENT DORM ROBBERIES AT BUFFALO STATE.

 

THREE ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS THURSDAY AND A LOOK AT HEADLINES ON THE BUFFALO POLICE BLOTTER.

 

FORMER VICE PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN CALLED FOR NATIONAL UNITY DURING HIS U-B SPEECH LAST NIGHT.

 

GOP CANDIDATE FOR GOVERNOR MARC MOLINARO IS PUSHING ANDREW CUOMO FOR A DEBATE OF UPSTATE ISSUES.

 

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE HAS POSTPONED HIS SUNDAY CONCERT TO DECEMBER AND ARIANA GRANDE IS COMING IN MARCH.

 

BISHOP MALONE IS OPENING UP ABOUT THE ON-GOING CLERGY SEXUAL ABUSE SCANDAL IN THE BUFFALO DIOCESE.

 

LAW ENFORCEMENT ACROSS THE STATE WILL JOIN IN A “STOP D-W-I” HALLOWEEN CRACKDOWN.

 

AND THE SABRES CLIPPED THE CANADIENS 4-3 THURSDAY NIGHT -AND- GAME 3 OF THE WORLD SERIES IS TONIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 10/24/18

AT LEAST ONE WINNING TICKET WAS SOLD FOR LAST NIGHT’S RECORD $1.6B MEGA MILLIONS JACKPOT.

 

TWO ARRESTS ON THE TOWN OF LOCKPORT POLICE REPORT AND ONE ACCIDENT ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS TUESDAY.

 

FORMER WHITE HOUSE ADVISOR STEVE BANNON WILL BE IN W-N-Y FOR A REPUBLICAN RALLY TODAY.

 

GOVERNOR CUOMO AND HIS REPUBLICAN CHALLENGER WENT HEAD-TO-HEAD IN A MANHATTAN DEBATE TUESDAY.

 

LOCALLY, CANDIDATES FOR LOCKPORT MAYOR AND NEW YORK ASSEMBLY WILL DEBATE TONIGHT AT THE TAYLOR THEATER.

 

FORMER STATE SENATE MAJORITY LEADER DEAN SKELOS IS EXPECTED TO BE SENTENCED TODAY.

 

CHAD KELLY, BRONCOS BACKUP QB AND NEPHEW OF JIM KELLY, WAS ARRESTED TUESDAY ON TRESPASS CHARGES.

 

CAMPUS POLICE REPORT ANOTHER ROBBERY ON THE ELMWOOD AVENUE CAMPUS OF BUFFALO STATE TUESDAY.

 

AND THE RED SOX DOUBLED UP THE DODGERS 8-4 TO WIN GAME ONE OF THE WORLD SERIES LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 10/23/18

A NIAGARA FALLS WOMAN WAS ARRESTED MONDAY ON FELONY LEANDRA’S LAW D-W-I CHARGES.

 

ONE ARREST ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT AND TWO ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS MONDAY.

 

DEPUTIES IN WAYNE COUNTY ARE LOOKING FOR A KILLER AFTER A DOUBLE HOMICIDE IN SODUS YESTERDAY.

 

A BUFFALO MOTHER WANTS ANSWERS AFTER THE BODY OF HER SON WAS FOUND SUNDAY NEAR WILLET PARK COURT.

 

THE STATE HEALTH DEPARTMENT IS INVESTIGATING FIVE CASES OF A RARE CHILDREN’S DISEASE.

 

WITH ELECTION DAY TWO WEEKS AWAY, STATE AND LOCAL DEBATES ARE ON TAP TONIGHT AND TOM’R.

 

TONAWANDA COKE CONTINUES MAKING PROGRESS TOWARD A FINAL SHUT-DOWN OF ITS RIVER ROAD PLANT.

 

THE MEGA MILLIONS JACKPOT IS A RECORD $1.6 BILLION DOLLARS FOR TONIGHT’S DRAWING.

 

AND IN SPORTS, THE RED SOX AND DODGERS KICK OFF THE WORLD SERIES IN BOSTON TONIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 10/22/18

ONE PERSON IS DEAD TODAY FOLLOWING AN EARLY MORNING CRASH ON THE 290 WEST NEAR COLVIN.

 

IN BUFFALO, A 28-YEAR-OLD MAN IS HOSPITALIZED AFTER HE WAS HIT BY A DRUNK DRIVER NEAR CHIPPEWA STREET.

 

BUFFALO P.D. HAS IDENTIFIED THE BODY FOUND SUNDAY NEAR WILLET PARK COURT.

 

FOUR EMERGENCIES IN NIAGARA COUNTY OVER THE WEEKEND AND FOUR ARRESTS ON COUNTY POLICE REPORTS.

 

SCAPELLITI’S SUPER STORE HAS SOLD TO CROSBYS, BUT THE SAUSAGE AND TIM HORTON’S REMAIN.

 

YOU’LL SEE EVEN LONGER LINES AT CONVENIENCE STORES TODAY AS TWO LOTTERIES HAVE HUGE JACKPOTS.

 

LOCKPORT’S HISTORIC PALACE THEATRE IS HOSTING A FUNDRAISER AND SHOWING OFF RENOVATIONS SATURDAY.

 

AND IN SPORTS, THE BILLS LOST AND THE SABRES WON IN GAMES PLAYED SUNDAY.


Hometown Headlines 10/19/18

THE DIOCESE OF BUFFALO HAS BEEN SERVED A SUBPOENA AS PART OF A FEDERAL INVESTIGATION OF SEX ABUSE.

 

OPPOSITION IS MOUNTING TO A WNY VISIT NEXT WEEK BY FORMER TRUMP ADVISOR STEVE BANNON.

 

THERE WAS A LOCKDOWN AT SWEET HOME HIGH SCHOOL IN AMHERST YESTERDAY.

 

CAMPUS POLICE AT BUFFALO STATE ARE INVESTIGATING AN ARMED ROBBERY INSIDE A DORM WEDNESDAY.

 

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

 

EMPLOYEES AT TONAWANDA COKE WILL RECEIVE THEIR FINAL CHECKS TODAY AS THE SHUT DOWN CONTINUES.

 

NEW POLLS SHOW INCUMBENTS CUOMO AND GILLIBRAND WITH LARGE LEADS AS ELECTION DAY DRAWING CLOSER.

 

LOCKPORT WILL HOST “SOUP-A-PALOOZA” AT SATURDAY’S FINAL FARMER’S MARKET ON CANAL STREET.

 

AND THE SHARKS PUT THE BITE ON THE SABRES THURSDAY NIGHT AT SAN JOSE.


Hometown Headlines 10/18/18

A 27-YEAR-OLD CHEEKTOWAGA MAN IS BUFFALO’S LATEST HOMICIDE VICTIM AFTER HE WAS KILLED TUESDAY EVENING.

 

A FORMER ERIE COUNTY DEPUTY WAS SENTENCED WEDNESDAY TO FIVE YEARS IN STATE PRISON FOR ASSAULT.

 

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

 

THE RALPH WILSON FOUNDATION YESTERDAY ANNOUNCED THE LARGEST PHILANTHROPIC GIFT IN W-N-Y HISTORY.

 

FORMER TRUMP ADVISOR STEVE BANNON WILL BE IN W-N-Y NEXT WEEK TO STUMP FOR CHRIS COLLINS.

 

THE SHUT DOWN AT TONAWANDA COKE CONTINUES AS THE LABOR DEPARTMENT PLANS EMPLOYEE WORKSHOPS TODAY.

 

TWO NEW BUSINESSES WILL BE COMING TO THE TRANSIT CORRIDOR IN THE TOWN OF LOCKPORT.

 

THE PUBLIC IS INVITED TO WEIGH IN ON THE FUTURE OF THE BUFFALO NIAGARA CONVENTION CENTER.

 

AND THE BILLS SAY DEREK ANDERSON WILL START AT QB AGAINST THE COLTS THIS SUNDAY.


Hometown Headlines 10/17/18

TWO VETERAN LPD OFFICERS SUBMITTED APPLICATIONS FOR THE POLICE CHIEF POSITION.

 

A NEW POLL SHOWS THE BATTLE FOR THE 27TH CONGRESS-IONAL DISTRICT IS A VIRTUAL DEAD HEAT RIGHT NOW.

 

IN BUFFALO, POLICE ARE LOOKING INTO A SHOOTING NEAR THE BUFFALO STATE CAMPUS YESTERDAY.

 

NIAGARA FALLS P.D. IS SEARCHING FOR AN ARMED ROBBER WHO KNOCKED OVER A 7-11 TUESDAY MORNING.

 

FOUR ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY TUESDAY AND NO ARRESTS ON AREA POLICE REPORTS.

 

STATE LAWMAKERS ARE URGING THE D-O-T TO MAKE A STRETCH OF NIAGARA FALLS BOULEVARD SAFER.

 

BEGINNING TODAY, RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA IS LEGAL IN CANADA.

 

TONAWANDA COKE HAS DECLARED CHAPTER 11 BANKRUPTCY AS IT CONTINUES TO SHUT DOWN ITS RIVER ROAD PLANT.

 

AND BUFFALO BILLS ROOKIE QB JOSH ALLEN WILL NOT PLAY AGAINST THE COLTS THIS SUNDAY.


Hometown Headlines 10/16/18

AFTER RECORD-BREAKING WARMTH LAST WEEK, SNOW IS IN THE FORECAST THIS WEEK.

 

NIAGARA FALLS FIREFIGHTERS BATTLED A BLAZE IN A WALNUT AVENUE HOME MONDAY.

 

TWO ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY IN THE PAST 24 HOURS AND FOUR ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS.

 

ACTING MAYOR DAVID WOHLEBEN SAYS HE EXPECTS THE CITY TO HAVE A POLICE CHIEF NAMED BY LATE NOVEMBER.

 

AS ELECTION DAY APPROACHES, VOTERS ARE GETTING A GLIMPSE AT CONGRESSIONAL CAMPAIGN WAR CHESTS.

 

THE SHUTDOWN OF THE TONAWANDA COKE PLANT BEGAN SUNDAY AND CONTINUES AT ITS RIVER ROAD SITE.

 

IT’S A GREAT TIME TO DINE OUT AS RESTAURANT WEEK KICKED OFF YESTERDAY IN WESTERN NEW YORK.

 

WEGMANS HAS ISSUED A RE-CALL OF ITS OWN ORIGINAL HUMMUS BRAND.

 

AND BUFFALO BILLS ROOKIE QB JOSH ALLEN IS “WEEK-TO-WEEK” WITH AN ELBOW INJURY.


Hometown Headlines 10/15/18

LOCKPORT FIREFIGHTERS BATTLED A HOUSE FIRE ON MICHIGAN STREET SUNDAY NIGHT.

 

FOUR ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY SUNDAY AND NO ARRESTS REPORTED BY AREA POLICE AGENCIES.

 

BUFFALO POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING AFTER THE BODY OF A MAN WAS DISCOVERED ON CITY RAILROAD TRACKS SUNDAY.

 

NEW YORK HEALTH OFFICIALS ARE WARNING OF A SERIOUS RESPIRATORY VIRUS SPREADING ACROSS THE STATE.

 

SHUTDOWN OF THE TONAWANDA COKE PLANT BEGAN SUNDAY … TWO DAYS AHEAD OF SCHEDULE.

 

A PAIR OF AMERICA’S LARGEST DEFENSE CONTRACTORS IN W-N-Y ANNOUNCED THEIR MERGER SUNDAY.

 

THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT HAS AWARDED ERIE COUNTY JUST UNDER $1M TO HELP PREVENT DOMESTIC ABUSE.

 

IT’S A GREAT TIME TO DINE OUT AS RESTAURANT WEEK KICKS OFF TODAY IN WESTERN NEW YORK.

 

AND THE BILLS WERE “HOPELESS IN HOUSTON” SUNDAY, LOSING LATE TO THE TEXANS 20 TO 13.


Hometown Headlines 10/12/18

A FOUR YEAR OLD GIRL IS FORTUNATE TO BE ALIVE AFTER GOOD SAMARITANS AND SHERRIS DEPUTY JON VOSBURGH SAVED HE FROM DROWNING IN LIKE ONTARIO AT OLCOTT BEACH.

 

MUSICIAN AND MUSIC EDUCATOR RALPH FAVA PASSED AWAY ON TUESDAY

 

MEGAN CASSIDY -HALL OF LOCKPORT WILL DISCUSS HER LATEST NOVEL SUTHERLAND AT 2PM TOMORROW AT THE NIAGARA HISTORY CENTER

 

A HEARING IS SCHEDULED FOR TODAY THAT COULD DETERMINE THE FATE OF TONAWANDA COKE.

 

IT WILL A FEW MORE DAYS BEFORE THE NTSB WILL RELEASE ITS PRELINARY REPORT ON THE LIMO CRASH THAT LEFT 20 PEOPLE DEAD

 

THE BUFFALO BILLS WILL BE IN TEXAS SUNDAY AT 1 TO FACE THE TEXANS


Hometown Headlines 10/11/18

THE LOCKPORT COMMON COUNCIL HOPES TO KEEP INTERIM POLICE CHIEF STEVEN PREISCH FOR A WHILE LONGER.

 

CONGRESSMAN CHRIS COLLINS IS EXPLAINING WHY HE’S STILL RUNNING FOR RE-ELECTION WHILE FACING CHARGES.

 

ROCHESTER POLICE ARE SORTING OUT A SHOOTING SPREE THAT RESULTED IN TWO PEOPLE KILLED YESTERDAY.

 

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

 

ACROSS NEW YORK, THE SON OF THE OWNER OF PRESTIGE LIMO HAS PLEADED NOT GUILTY TO NEGLIGENT HOMICIDE.

 

BUFFALO PUBLIC SCHOOLS ARE ASKING PARENTS TO BE PATIENT AS THEY DEAL WITH A BUS DRIVER SHORTAGE.

 

TONAWANDA COKE OFFICIALS AND THE STATE D-E-C HAVE BEGUN “SETTLEMENT TALKS.”

 

THE BUFFALO MUSIC HALL OF FAME WILL HOST IT’S 36TH ANNUAL INDUCTION CEREMONY TONIGHT.

 

AND RUMORS ARE SWIRLING AT NEW ERA FIELD THAT THE BILLS ARE “SHOPPING” RB LESEAN McCOY.


Hometown Headlines 10/10/18

BUFFALO BROKE A 109-YEAR RECORD HIGH TUESDAY WHEN THE MERCURY HIT 83!

 

DEMOCRAT POLITICAL OPERATIVE STEVE PIGEON WILL BE GOING TO JAIL FOR AN ILLEGAL CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTION.

 

FIVE ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY TUESDAY AND ONE ARREST ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS WOMAN WAS INJURED MONDAY NIGHT WHEN SHE WAS THROWN FROM A PICKUP DURING A POLICE CHASE.

 

FLAGS IN NEW YORK WILL FLY AT HALF-STAFF FOR THE VICTIMS OF THE LIMO CRASH NEAR ALBANY SATURDAY.

 

SUNY TRUSTEES HAVE APPROVED ANTI-HARRASSMENT RULES FOR ALL 64 STATEWIDE CAMPUSES.

 

BUFFALO’S 30-YEAR-OLD DOWNTOWN BALLPARK WILL BE KNOWN AS “SAHLEN FIELD” FOR THE NEXT TEN YEARS.

 

TONAWANDA COKE OFFICIALS HAVE A CRITICAL HEARING WITH THE STATE D-E-C TODAY.

 

AND THE BILLS HAVE SIGNED QB DEREK ANDERSON TO BACK-UP AND MENTOR ROOKIE JOSH ALLEN.


Hometown Headlines 10/9/18

DISTURBING NEW DETAILS HAVE SURFACED IN THE LIMO CRASH NEAR ALBANY THAT KILLED 20 PEOPLE SATURDAY.

 

THE AUGUST INDICTMENT OF CHRIS COLLINS PROVIDED A FINANCIAL BOOST TO HIS CHALLENGER NATE McMURRAY.

 

A REPORT SAYS REPUBLICAN CANDIDATE FOR GOVERNOR MARC MOLINARO IS RUNNING OUT OF MONEY.

 

THREE ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY MONDAY AND ONE ARREST ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.

 

TONAWANDA COKE OFFICIALS ARE PREPARING FOR A KEY HEARING WITH THE STATE D-E-C TOMORROW.

 

ICONIC BASKETBALL STAR KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR WILL SPEAK IN ROCHESTER NOVEMBER 5.

 

TEEN STARS OF THE 80’S AND 90’S ARE SET TO INVADE KEYBANK CENTER ON THE FIRST DAY OF SUMMER NEXT YR.

 

BUFFALO’S 30-YEAR-OLD DOWNTOWN BASEBALL PARK WILL GET IT’S FIFTH NAME LATER TODAY.

 

AND THE SABRES GROUNDED THE GOLDEN KNIGHTS OF VEGAS 4-2 MONDAY AFTERNOON.


Hometown Headlines 10/8/18

STATE POLICE AND THE N-T-S-B ARE INVESTIGATING A HORRIFIC CRASH IN SCHOHARIE THAT KILLED 20.

 

GENESEE COUNTY DEPUTIES ARE LOOKING INTO A CRASH THAT KILLED A WILLIAMSVILLE MAN SATURDAY.

 

LOCKPORT POLICE AND FIRE CREWS RESPONDED TO A BOMB THREAT INCIDENT AT THE NIAGARA HOTEL SATURDAY NITE.

 

ONE ACCIDENT IN THE COUNTY SUNDAY AND TWO ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.

 

IN NIAGARA FALLS, POLICE ARE LOOKING INTO THREE CASES OF IDENTITY THEFT.

 

AREA VETERANS GROUPS ARE AT ODDS WITH THE CITY OVER PLAQUES HONORING INDIVIDUALS IN LOCAL PARKS.

 

BUFFALO P.D. IS HOPING THE PUBLIC CAN HELP THEM FIND A MISSING EAST SIDE MAN.

 

THE GENESEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS LOOKING INTO AN APPARENT CASE ON ANIMAL ABUSE.

 

AND THE BILLS AND SABRES BOTH WON WEEKEND GAMES.


Hometown Headlines 10/5/18

THE NIAGARA COUNTY COMMUNITY HAD A CHANCE TO WEIGH IN ON SOLAR ENERGY AS A CALIFORNIA COMPANY LAID OUT THEIR PROPOSAL.

 

THE NIAGARA COUNTY DRUG TASK FORCE WANTS THE LOCKPORT POLICE DEPARTMENT TO APPOINT A NEW OFFICER TO THE TASK FORCE

 

A LEAKING PROPANE TANK LED TO THE EVACUATION OF HOMES AND A SCHOOL NEAR WALMORE ROAD

 

ACTIVIST LOIS GIBBS WILL BE RETURNING TO NIAGARA COUNTY COOPERATIVE EXTENSION NEXT MONTH

 

WRESTLER JAKE THE SNAKE ROBERTS TOLD HIS STORY TO PRISONERS AT THE ERIE COUNTY CORRECTIONAL IN ALDEN

 

SABRES LOSE THEIR SEASON OPENER AND THE BILLS HOST TENNESEE THIS SUNDAY AT NEW ERA FIELD


Hometown Headlines 10/4/18

THE CITY OF LOCKPORT GOT A $10M SURPRISE FROM THE STATE OF NEW YORK WEDNESDAY.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY’S INFAMOUS “WALMART BANDIT” IS GOING TO STATE PRISON FOR MULTIPLE SHOPLIFTING VIOLATIONS.

 

A LOCKPORT MAN RECEIVED PROBATION AND MUST PAY FULL RESTITUTION FOR DAMAGING A WILSON RD HOME LAST FALL.

 

FREDDIE CORTEZ OF BUFFALO WAS SENTENCED YESTERDAY FOR HIS ROLE IN THE BEATING DEATH OF A WOMAN.

 

THREE ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS WEDNESDAY.

 

FIVE PEOPLE ARE HOSPITALIZED THIS MORNING AFTER AN OVERNIGHT TWO-CAR CRASH IN ONTARIO COUNTY.

 

THE U.S. EPA HAS ANNOUNCED PLANS FOR REMOVING LEAD CONTAMINATED SOIL FROM LOWERTOWN PROPERTIES.

 

RESIDENTS IN THE TOWNS OF SOMERSET AND YATES ARE DIVIDED OVER A WIND ENERGY PROJECT.

 

AND THE SABRES HOST THE BRUINS IN THEIR SEASON-OPENER TONIGHT AT KEYBANK CENTER.


Hometown Headlines 10/3/18

THE DIOCESE OF BUFFALO HAS PLACED FATHER LOUIS DOLINIC ON ADMINISTRATIVE LEAVE.

 

COREY GREEN IS GOING TO STATE PRISON FOR UP TO 15 YEARS FOR SETTING A LACKAWANNA APT BLDG ON FIRE.

 

BUFFALO P.D. IS INVESTIGATING AFTER A 6-YEAR-OLD BOY WAS ATTACKED ON A SCHOOL BUS FRIDAY.

 

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

 

HOLLY STALEY OF LOCKPORT IS THE NEW PRINCIPAL AT NEWFANE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL.

 

THE LOCKPORT POLICE DEPARTMENT WELCOMED TWO NEW OFFICERS TO THE FORCE MONDAY.

 

ERIE COUNTY DEMOCRAT POLITICAL OPERATIVE STEVE PIGEON WILL BE BACK IN FEDERAL COURT NEXT WEEK.

 

THE STATE TAX DEPARTMENT WILL FOLLOW UP ON A NEW YORK TIMES STORY THAT PRESIDENT TRUMP DODGED TAXES.

 

AND FLU SEASON IS HERE AND DOCTORS SAY IT’S TIME TO GET OUR FLU SHOTS.


Hometown Headlines 10/2/18

POLICE IN BUFFALO ARE INVESTIGATING A TRIPLE SHOOTING IN THE BAILEY-KENSINGTON AREA MONDAY.

 

THAT SHOOTING COMES ON THE HEELS OF TWO MURDERS IN THE QUEEN CITY THIS PAST WEEKEND.

 

TWO NIAGARA FALLS MEN WERE SHOT OUTSIDE A HIGHLAND AVENUE TAVERN EARLY SUNDAY.

 

ERIE COUNTY DEPUTIES REPORT A PAIR OF FATAL CRASHES OVER THE WEEKEND.

 

FIVE ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT TODAY AND TWO ACCIDENTS REPORTED ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS.

 

THE ERIE COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT IS LOOKING INTO SEVERAL CASES OF “HEPATITIS A.”

 

MAJOR CHANGES ARE COMING TO NORTHTOWN PLAZA IN AMHERST, BUT NOT UNTIL NEXT YEAR.

 

H-S-B-C IS BOTH LAYING OFF AND HIRING AT ITS WALDEN AVENUE CENTER IN DEPEW.

 

AND A JUDGE MAY HAVE TO MAKE ANOTHER DECISION IN THE TONAWANDA COKE SAGA.


Hometown Headlines 10/1/18


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