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Hometown Headlines Archives for 2018-11

Hometown Headlines 11/30/18

THE AMBER ALERT FOR A 14-YEAR-OLD GENESEE COUNTY GIRL HAS ENDED SAFELY.

 

TWO PEOPLE PERISHED IN A LARGE FIRE IN ONTARIO COUNTY LAST NIGHT.

 

A BUFFALO FATHER WHO STARTED A FIRE THAT KILLED HIS 7-YEAR-OLD SON GOT FIVE YEARS PROBATION YESTERDAY.

 

A 7-MINUTE LOCKDOWN AT NIAGARA FALLS HIGH SCHOOL THURSDAY ENDED WITH THE ARREST OF A FEMALE STUDENT.

 

A LANCASTER WOMAN IS CHARGED WITH AGGRAVATED D-W-I AFTER SHE CRASHED HER CAR INTO A SCHOOL BUS.

 

A BUFFALO MAN IS FACING 25 YEARS IN PRISON AFTER CONFESSING TO A DEADLY SHOOTING LAST JUNE.

 

NO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS THURSDAY AND JUST ONE ARREST ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.

 

IN SEPARATE INCIDENTS, A LEWISTON MAN AND WOMAN ARE CHARGED WITH SUPPLYING ALCOHOL TO MINORS.

 

AND THE SABRES’ WIN STREAK ENDED AT TEN AS THEY LOST TO THE LIGHTNING IN TAMPA LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 11/29/18

WNY’S FIRST CHICK-FIL-A RESTAURANT IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS ON WALDEN AVENUE IN CHEEKTOWAGA.

 

A NEW POLICE CHIEF IN LOCKPORT IS EXPECTED TO BE NAMED THIS MONDAY.

 

BUFFALO P.D. HAS MADE AN ARREST IN CONNECTION WITH THE TUESDAY MURDER OF A WOMAN.

 

A PENDLETON MAN IS CHARGED WITH D-W-I AFTER HE CRASHED HIS CAR ON TONAWANDA CREEK ROAD SUNDAY.

 

FOUR TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS WEDNESDAY AND TWO ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.

 

BUFFALO NIAGARA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT IS #1 FOR CUSTOMER SERVICE AT MEDIUM-SIZED U.S. AIRPORTS.

 

“PORCH PIRATES” ARE BECOMING COMMON AS RESIDENTS HAVE MORE PACKAGES DELIVERED.

 

BILLS’ HALL-OF-FAME QB JIM KELLY IS RECOVERING FROM WHAT DOCTORS HOPE IS HIS FINAL SURGERY.

 

AND THE SABRES SEEK THEIR 11TH WIN IN-A-ROW IN TAMPA BAY TONIGHT WHEN THEY PLAY THE LIGHTNING.


Hometown Headlines 11/28/18

FLAGS ARE AT HALF STAFF ACROSS NEW YORK TODAY FOR A TROOPER KILLED IN A CAR CRASH IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY.

 

GOVERNOR CUOMO SAID HE WILL NOT MAKE A RUN FOR THE WHITE HOUSE IN 2020.

 

A LIVINGSTON COUNTY MAN IS FACING CHARGES AFTER HE STRUCK A DEPUTY WITH HIS CAR AT SUNDAY’S BILLS GAME.

 

TEN TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS ON SLICK COUNTY ROADS TUESDAY AND FIVE ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS.

 

EASTERN NIAGARA HOSPITAL UNVEILED THE DESIGN OF ITS NEW EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT MONDAY NIGHT.

 

BOTH THE BUFFALO BILLS AND SABRES ARE LOOKING AT THE FUTURES OF THEIR HOME VENUES.

 

BUFFALO POLICE ARE WARNING RESIDENTS OF “PORCH PIRATES” SWIPING PACKAGES FROM HOMES.

 

KISS IS COMING TO W-N-Y THIS SUMMER ON ITS FAREWELL ROCK ‘N ROLL TOUR.

 

AND SKINNER GOT THE WINNER AS THE SABRES WON THEIR TENTH STRAIGHT TUESDAY NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 11/27/18

SNOW IS COMING TO WNY, ESPECIALLY IN THE SNOW BELT AND SKI COUNTY SOUTH OF BUFFALO.

 

LOCAL GM PLANTS IN LOCKPORT AND TONAWANDA ARE AMONG THOSE AVOIDING SHUTDOWN.

 

AT LONG LAST, DEMOCRAT NATE McMURRAY HAS CONCEDED IN THE “NY-27” CONGRESSIONAL RACE.

 

EIGHT TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY MONDAY AND SEVEN ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.

 

THE MOTHER OF A MAN KILLED BY A BUFFALO POLICE OFFICER IS PLANNING TO SUE THE CITY AND DEPARTMENT.

 

STATE SENATOR ANDREA STEWART-COUSINS HAS BEEN APPROVED AS THE NEW MAJORITY LEADER.

 

FRIENDS & FAMILY IN HAMBURG WILL SAY FINAL GOODBYES TO 5-YEAR-OLD JAMES WALSH KILLED THANKSGIVING DAY.

 

REMOVAL OF NIAGARA’S SCENIC PARKWAY IS THE TOPIC OF A PUBLIC MEETING IN THE FALLS THIS EVENING.

 

AND THE SABRES ARE OUT TO SINK THE SHARKS ON HOME ICE TONIGHT FOR THEIR TENTH STRAIGHT WIN.


Hometown Headlines 11/26/18

NIAGARA FALLS POLICE ARE STILL SEARCHING FOR THE MAN WHO ROBBED AND KILLED A BUSINESS OWNER

 

A MAN CROSSING NIAGARA FALLS BOULEVARD WAS STRUCK BY A CAR IN AMHERST ON SATURDAY

 

AT LEAST SIX CARS WERE BROKEN INTO IN THE LOTS OF TWO DOWNTOWN NIAGARA FALLS HOTELS

 

A NIAGARA FALLS WOMAN WHOSE CAR WAS STOLEN FRIDAY NIGHT GOT IT BACK VIA FACEBOOK

 

3 TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS AND A STRUCTURE FIRE HAVE BEEN REPORTED

 

NATE MCMURRAY WILL ANNOUNCE TODAY THE NEXT STEP HE'LL TAKE IN THE CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT RACE

 

A DECEASED BUFFALO PRIEST IS ACCUSED OF POINTING A GUN AT THE HEAD OF A TEENAGE BOY

 

LOCKS OPERATORS SEEK VOLUNTEERS FOR 2019 SEASON

 

THE CANALSIDE ICE RINK IS OPEN FOR THE SEASON, ALONG WITH A BRAND NEW ATTRACTION
 

AND, FOR THE FIRST TIME IN A DECADE, UB BULLS FOOTBALL COULD WIN THE MAC CHAMPIONSHIP


Hometown Headlines 11/23/18

FALLS POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING TWO ROBBERIES IN THE CITY - ONE THAT PROVED FATAL TO A STORE OWNER.

 

IN HAMBURG, A 5-YEAR-OLD CHILD WAS STRUCK AND KILLED BY A CAR THANKSGIVING AFTERNOON.

 

ONE TRAFFIC ACCIDENT IN THE COUNTY THANKSGIVING DAY AND FOUR ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.

 

A 30-YEAR-OLD FALLS WOMAN IS FACING AGGRAVATED DWI AND UNLICENSED OPERATION CHARGES.

 

STATE POLICE CONTINUE THEIR CRACK DOWN ON DRUNK AND DISTRACTED DRIVING THIS THANKSGIVING WEEKEND.

 

LOWER GAS PRICES HAVE MOTORISTS THANKFUL AS THEY BEGIN TO HEAD OUT ON THE HIGHWAYS.

 

NEW YORK’S ATTORNEY GENERAL IS WARNING SHOPPERS TO BEWARE THIS BLACK FRIDAY AND CYBER MONDAY.

 

THE “GINGERBREAD WONDERLAND” OPENS SATURDAY AT THE CULINARY INSTITUTE IN THE FALLS.

 

AND THE SABRES “SKATE FOR 8” TODAY AGAINST MONTREAL WHILE 2 WNY HIGH SCHOOLS ARE IN THE FOOTBALL FINALS.


Hometown Headlines 11/22/18

IT’S ONE OF THE COLDEST-EVER THANKSGIVING DAYS AS THE AREA’S HIGH WILL TOP OUT IN THE LOW 20’S.

 

THE DIOCESE OF BUFFALO HAS PUT REV SAMUEL GIANGRECO ON LEAVE FOR ALLEGED SEXUAL MISCONDUCT.

 

EVEN AFTER THE ABSENTEE BALLOTS HAVE BEEN COUNTED, NATE McMURRAY REFUSES TO CONCEDE IN THE NY-27 RACE.

 

FOUR TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY WEDNESDAY AND FALLS P.D. IS INVESTIGATING A SHOOTING.

 

IN ROCHESTER, TWO FIREFIGHTERS ARE RECOVERING AFTER THEY WERE HURT BATTLING A BLAZE YESTERDAY.

 

GOVERNOR CUOMO SAYS THE “NEW ECONOMY” IS TO BLAME FOR NEW ERA’S PLAN TO CLOSE IT’S DERBY PLANT.

 

STATE POLICE ARE CRACKING DOWN ON DRUNK AND DISTRACTED DRIVING OVER THE THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY.

 

IVANO TOSCANI, THE LONG-TIME OWNER OF BUFFALO’S ANCHOR BAR DIED TUESDAY AT AGE 68.

 

AND THE SABRES FOILED THE FLYERS 5-2 LAST NIGHT TO EARN THEIR SEVENTH STRAIGHT WIN.


Hometown Headlines 11/21/18

INTERIM LOCKPORT POLICE CHIEF STEVE PREISCH SAID YESTERDAY HE IS INTERESTED IN THE JOB FULL TIME.

 

A LOCKPORT MAN IS FACING NINE CHARGES AFTER A WEEKEND HOME INVASION ON ADAM STREET.

 

A MULTIPLE REPEAT OFFENDER WAS CONVICTED FOR THE 34TH TIME IN COUNTY COURT MONDAY.

 

SIX ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS AND SIX ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY TUESDAY.

 

TWO TOP AIDES OF DISGRACED ERIE COUNTY DEMOCRATIC POLITICAL BOSS STEVE PIGEON HAVE BEEN SENTENCED.

 

ERIE COUNTY TALLIED ABSENTEE BALLOTS TUESDAY AND COLLINS STILL LEADS McMURRAY THE “NY-27” RACE.

 

STATE POLICE ARE CRACKING DOWN ON DRUNK AND DISTRACTED DRIVING OVER THE THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY.

 

PHASE TWO OF THE $90M MODERNIZATION PROJECT AT THE LEWISTON QUEENSTON BRIDGE WILL BEGIN SOON.

 

AND THE “SURGING SABRES” ARE SEARCHING FOR THEIR 7TH STRAIGHT WIN ON HOME ICE TONIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 11/20/18

TWO WEEKS AFTER THE ELECTIONS, ERIE COUNTY WILL BE COUNTING ABSENTEE BALLOTS TODAY IN THE “NY-27” RACE.

 

THE TOPS SUPER MARKET GROUP HAS EMERGED FROM FEDERAL BANKRUPTCY PROTECTION.

 

THE TRIAL OF THE “BICKERING BARRISTERS” AT CELLINO & BARNES HAS BEEN MOVED TO NEXT APRIL.

 

A MIDDLEPORT WOMAN PLEADED GUILTY IN COUNTY COURT YESTERDAY TO SEXUAL ABUSE CHARGES.

 

SHERIFF’S INVESTIGATORS ARRESTED AN EMPLOYEE OF THE TRANSIT ROAD NOCO STORE ON THEFT CHARGES.

 

TWO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS MONDAY.

 

IN ERIE COUNTY, THE D-A’S OFFICE SAYS IT WILL NO LONGER ENFORCE PART OF NEW YORK’S “SAFE ACT.”

 

THANKSGIVING DAY IN W-N-Y WILL BE ONE OF THE COLDEST EVER WITH DAYTIME TEMPS HOVERING AROUND 20.

 

AND THE “SUPER SABRES” ROARED BACK FROM A 4-1 HOLE TO PICK OFF THE PENGUINS FOR THEIR 6TH STRAIGHT WIN!


Hometown Headlines 11/19/18

A WOMAN IS DEAD AFTER BEING STRUCK BY A CAR IN AMHERST

 

A LEVEL 2 SEX OFFENDER WAS JAILED ON SATURDAY WHEN HE WAS TAKEN FROM HIS LOCKPORT WORKPLACE

 

A CHIMNEY FIRE CAUSED A ROYALTON COUPLE TO EVACUATE THEIR HOME LATE SATURDAY NIGHT

 

5 TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS TOOK PLACE ON SUNDAY

 

THREATENING FACEBOOK POSTS LEAD TO A MAN’S ARREST

 

BURGLAR’S VISIT THE SAME HOME TWICE IN ONE NIGHT ON WESTON AVENUE

 

A LOCAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL HAS BEEN CONVERTED INTO AN ACTIVE SHOOTER TRAINING CENTER

 

A SQUIRREL WAS THE LEADING CULPRIT OF OVER 12,000 POWER OUTAGES SUNDAY AFTERNOON

 

LOCKPORT ENTERS HGTV 'SMALL BUSINESS REVOLUTION' CONTEST

 

AND THE BUFFALO SABRES LOOK TO CONTINUE THEIR WIN STREAK TO 6 TONIGHT IN PITTSBURGH

 


Hometown Headlines 11/16/18

THE SNOW IS HERE IN WESTERN NEW YORK, EXPECT A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW THROUGHOUT THE DAY

 

AN 80-YEAR-OLD LOCKPORT MAN RECEIVES PROBATION FOR SEX CRIMES

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN HAS BEEN ARRESTED AFTER HIS STOLEN VEHICLE STRUCK A DEPUTY’S VEHICLE

 

THERE WAS A THIRD ROBBERY IN JUST ONE WEEK AT A NIAGARA FALLS GAS STATION

 

FOUR TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS THURSDAY AND TWO ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT

 

BISHOP MALONE KEPT A LOW PROFILE AT THE U.S. CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS

 

THE SOUTH GRAND ISLAND BRIDGE ON THE NIAGARA THRUWAY WILL BE CLOSED FOR MAINTENANCE THIS WEEKEND

 

LABATT BREW HOUSE IN THE BUFFALO COBBLESTONE DISTRICT IS EXPECTED TO OPEN SATURDAY

 

THE KENAN CENTER ARTS COUNCIL HOLIDAY GIFT SHOW IN LOCKPORT TAKES PLACE THIS WEEKEND


AND NO BILLS GAME THIS WEEKEND, BUT THE SABRES WILL FACE THE WINNIPEG JETS TONIGHT AT 8


Hometown Headlines 11/15/18

A NOR’EASTER IS MOVING INTO W-N-Y CAUSING A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FROM 4 TODAY TO 7 A.M. TOM’R.

 

PAYROLL PRACTICES AT THE LPD ARE UNDER SCRUTINY AFTER CITY OFFICIALS REVIEWED AN AUDIT.

 

A WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON HEAD-ON CRASH IN THE ERIE COUNTY TOWN OF EDEN PROVED FATAL FOR ONE DRIVER.

 

SIX TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS WEDNESDAY AND EIGHT ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.

 

IN BUFFALO, POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A MAIN STREET HOMICIDE AND AN EAST SIDE SHOOTING.

 

A FORMER WYOMING COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTY WILL SPEND AT LEAST 15 YEARS BEHIND BARS FOR MURDER.

 

COMMENTS FLY AS ABSENTEE BALLOTS CONTINUE TO BE COUNTED IN THE 27TH DISTRICT CONGRESSIONAL RACE.

 

STATE LEGISLATORS AND LOOKING INTO GIVING THEMSELVES A PAY RAISE.

 

AND IN COLLEGE FOOTBALL, OHIO U ROUTED THE U-B BULLS 52-17 LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 11/14/18

FORMER LPD CAPTAIN BRIAN WENTLAND HAS ACCEPTED A PLEA DEAL IN AN EAVESDROPPING CASE.

 

LOCKPORT TEACHER AND FORMER CHEEKTOWAGA COUNCILMAN JAMES ROGOWSKI WAS SENTENCED TO A YEAR ON PROBATION.

 

NEW ERA CAP WILL MOVE MANUFACTURING OUT OF WESTERN NEW YORK NEXT SPRING.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY’S ABSENTEE BALLOTS WILL BE COUNTED TODAY IN THE 27TH DISTRICT CONGRESSIONAL RACE.

 

SIX TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS TUESDAY AND FIVE ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS.

 

IN BUFFALO, POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A SUSPICIOUS DEATH INSIDE A MAIN STREET APARTMENT.

 

QUEEN CITY FIREFIGHTERS BATTLED A BLAZE ON KANE STREET LAST NIGHT.

 

NEW YORK’S GOLD STAR PARENTS ARE GETTING A LONG OVERDUE INCREASE IN COMPENSATION.

 

AND IN SPORTS, THE SABRES UPSET TAMPA BAY 2-1 TUESDAY NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 11/13/18

WINTER WEATHER RETURNS TO WESTERN NEW YORK TODAY, ESPECIALLY IN COUNTIES EAST AND SOUTH OF BUFFALO.

 

ELECTION OFFICIALS BEGIN COUNTING ABSENTEE BALLOTS TODAY IN THE 27TH DISTRICT CONGRESSIONAL RACE.

 

A VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTER IN ORLEANS COUNTY IS IN THE HOSPITAL AFTER HE CRASHED HIS CAR LAST NIGHT.

 

TWO EMERGENCY CALLS IN NIAGARA COUNTY MONDAY - A FIRE IN THE FALLS AND AN AUTO ACCIDENT IN LEWISTON.

 

CAR THIEVES IN THE FALLS WERE BUSY SWIPING UNLOCKED VEHICLES THAT WERE LEFT RUNNING OVER THE WEEKEND.

 

A NEW MEDICAL MARIJUANA DISPENSARY HAS OPENED ON SENECA STREET IN BUFFALO.

 

IT’S TIME FOR LOW-INCOME NEW YORKERS TO SIGN UP FOR THE “HEAP” PROGRAM TO SAVE ON HEATING BILLS.

 

THE BUFFALO BILLS HAVE CUT TIES WITH BELEAGUERED QB NATHAN PETERMAN.

 

AND THE U-B MEN’S BASKETBALL TEAM IS RANKED #25 IN THE COUNTRY.


Hometown Headlines 11/12/18

AN INVESTIGATION CONTINUES INTO A SOUTHERN TIER PLANE CRASH THE KILLED A BUFFALO PILOT.

 

THREE ACCIDENTS IN NIAGARA COUNTY OVER THE WEEKEND. NO ARRESTS FROM AREA POLICE REPORTS.

 

FIRE INVESTIGATORS IN THE FALLS ARE LOOKING INTO A PAIR OF BLAZES EARLY SATURDAY ON ASHLAND AVENUE.

 

A BUFFALO MAN INJURED IN AUGUST AT WILLIAMSVILLE’S GLEN PARK IS FILING A LAWSUIT.

 

CUSTOMS AND BORDER PATROL AGENTS SAY THEY ARE SEIZING MORE MARIJUANA AT CANADIAN BORDER CROSSINGS.

 

IN SUBURBAN ROCHESTER, POLICE ARE TRYING TO TRACK DOWN THE DRIVER INVOLVED IN A DEADLY HIT-AND-RUN.

 

BUFFALO BISHOP RICHARD MALONE IS ATTENDING A NATIONAL CONFERENCE IN BALTIMORE THIS WEEK.

 

AT LEAST TWO MORE VETERAN’S EVENTS ARE ON THE LOCAL AGENDA TODAY.

 

AND NEW QB MATT BARKLEY LED THE BUFFALO BILLS TO A ROUT OF THE NEW YORK JETS SUNDAY.


Hometown Headlines 11/9/18

LOCKPORT MAYOR-ELECT MICHELLE ROMAN HAS ANNOUNCED HER CHOICE FOR COMMON COUNCIL PRESIDENT.

 

CLASSES RESUMED THURSDAY AT LOCKPORT HIGH AFTER A BOMB THREAT FORCED EVACUATION OF THE SCHOOL WED’DAY.

 

A FEDERAL JURY HAS CONVICTED A BUFFALO MAN FOR HIS ROLE IN A FATAL FENTANYL OVERDOSE LAST YEAR.

 

ONE FIRE REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY THURSDAY AND SIX ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS.

 

CONGRESSMAN CHRIS COLLINS IS DISCUSSING HIS FUTURE IN WASHINGTON FOLLOWING HIS RE-ELECTION TUESDAY.

 

GOVERNOR CUOMO WASTED NO TIME USING THIS WEEK’S MASS SHOOTING TO BRING UP TOUGHER GUN LAWS FOR N.Y.

 

3 NAMES ARE BEING MENTIONED FOR ASSEMBLY MAJORITY LEADER AFTER JOE MORELLE WAS ELECTED TO CONGRESS.

 

CHEEKTOWAGA’S NEW CHICK-FIL-A RESTAURANTIS SET TO OPEN IN THREE WEEKS.

 

AND THE SABRES WENT TO OVERTIME FOR A 6-5 WIN OVER THE CANADIENS IN MONTREAL LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 11/8/18

A JUVENILE IS UNDER ARREST AFTER A BOMB THREAT WEDNESDAY AT LOCKPORT HIGH SCHOOL.

 

MAYOR-ELECT MICHELLE ROMAN WASTED NO TIME VENTING HER DISPLEASURE WITH THE PROPOSED 2019 CITY BUDGET.

 

A LOCKPORT MAN IS FACING A LONG PRISON SENTENCE IN A COCAINE BUST.

 

FOUR TRAFFIC ACCIDENT IN NIAGARA COUNTY WEDNESDAY AND SIX ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.

 

IN WAYNE COUNTY, A THIRD ARREST HAS BEEN MADE IN A DOUBLE HOMICIDE FROM TWO WEEKS AGO.

 

NATE McMURRAY SAYS THE CONGRESSIONAL RACE IN “NEW YORK 27” IS STILL TOO CLOSE TO CALL.

 

GOVERNOR CUOMO MAY HAVE WON A THIRD TERM TUESDAY, BUT HE WAS WIDELY REJECTED BY UPSTATE VOTERS.

 

THE STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS HAVE RELEASED VOTING NUMBERS FROM TUESDAY ELECTIONS.

 

AND IN SPORTS, THE SABRES TAKE ON THE CANADIENS IN MONTREAL TONIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 11/7/18

DEMOCRAT MICHELLE ROMAN WAS THE SURPRISE WINNER IN YESTERDAY’S RACE FOR MAYOR OF LOCKPORT.

 

IT APPEARS THAT INCUMBENT CHRIS COLLINS HAS WON THE “NEW YORK 27” CONGRESSIONAL RACE.

 

THE “BLUE WAVE” PREDICTED BY THE D-N-C WAS MORE LIKE A “BLUE TRICKLE” IN NATIONAL ELECTIONS TUESDAY.

 

THE N-R-A IS GOING FORWARD WITH A LAWSUIT AGAINST NEWLY RE-ELECTED GOVERNOR ANDREW CUOMO.

 

TIMOTHY SWEENEY OF BUFFALO WAS ARRESTED TUESDAY FOR ALLEGEDLY ABUSING TWO MINORS IN SOMERSET.

 

A BUFFALO MAN IS GOING TO STATE PRISON FOR NINE YEARS FOR SELLING DRUGS FROM A GRAND ISLAND HOME.

 

ONE TRAFFIC ACCIDENT IN NIAGARA COUNTY TUESDAY AND NO ARRESTS ON AREA POLICE REPORTS.

 

THE CITY OF LOCKPORT WILL HOLD A HEARING TONIGHT ON A PROPOSED 2019 CITY BUDGET.

 

AND IN SPORTS, THE UB BULLS ARE ON THE VERGE OF THE MAC FOOTBALL TITLE AFTER CRUSHING KENT STATE 48-14.


Hometown Headlines 11/6/18

LARGE VOTER TURNOUT IS EXPECTED TODAY AS AMERICA GOES TO THE POLLS IN IMPORTANT MID-TERM ELECTIONS.

 

RACES FOR GOVERNOR, CONGRESS, THE SENATE AND MAYOR OF LOCKPORT HAVE CAPTURED VOTER ATTENTION.

 

BISHOP RICHARD MALONE RELEASED 30 NEW NAMES AT A MONDAY NEWS CONFERENCE ON SEXUAL ABUSE IN THE DIOCESE.

 

N.T. POLICE AND AND A CLERK FOILED A SUNDAY NIGHT ROBBERY ATTEMPT AT A 7-11 STORE.

 

THREE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN NIAGARA COUNTY MONDAY AND THREE ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS.

 

THE CITY OF LOCKPORT WILL HOLD A HEARING TOM’R ON A PROPOSED 2019 CITY BUDGET.

 

W-N-Y “WEATHER WATCHERS” SAY A COLD AIR MASS COULD BRING LAKE-EFFECT SNOW TO BUFFALO THIS WEEKEND.

 

AND LONG-TIME BUFFALO AREA POLITICAL REPORTER DOUG TURNER HAS DIED AT 86.


Hometown Headlines 11/5/18

VOTERS GO TO THE POLLS TOM’R ACROSS NEW YORK AND THE COUNTRY IN IMPORTANT MID-TERM ELECTIONS.

 

BISHOP RICHARD MALONE IS HOLDING A NEWS CONFERENCE THIS AFTERNOON REGARDING SEXUAL ABUSE IN DIOCESE.

 

TWO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY OVER THE WEEKEND.

 

IN BUFFALO, A DOUBLE SHOOTING EARLY YESTERDAY IN THE KENSINGTON-BAILEY AREA INJURED TWO PEOPLE.

 

A CATTARAUGUS COUNTY MAN IS CHARGED WITH SECOND-DEGREE MURDER IN THE SHOOTING DEATH OF HIS SON.

 

A LOCKPORT MAN PLEADED GUILTY IN COUNTY COURT FRIDAY TO FELONY COCAINE POSSESSION.

 

AMHERST P.D. ARRESTED A NORTH TONAWANDA MAN IN CONNECTION WITH A BANK ROBBERY LATE LAST WEEK.

 

A FEMALE U-B STUDENT IS IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER AN ON-CAMPUS HIT-AND-RUN THURSDAY.

 

AND THE BILLS AND THE SABRES BOTH LOST ON SUNDAY.


Hometown Headlines 11/2/18

A STATE SUPREME COURT JUDGE HAS ORDERED THE TOWN OF LOCKPORT ZONING BOARD TO APPROVE A CELL TOWER.

 

THE ERIE COUNTY D-A WILL NOT PURSUE CHARGES AGAINST THE STAFF OF FORMER STATE SENATOR GEORGE MAZIARZ.

 

DOZENS OF PEOPLE ARE OUT OF WORK AFTER “BAK USA” ANNOUNCED IT WILL SHUT DOWN OPERATIONS.

 

DEPUTIES AND TROOPERS ARRESTED A PAIR OF MEN IN SOMERSET YESTERDAY ON SUSPICION OF BURGLARY.

 

FOUR ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS AND THREE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY THURSDAY.

 

A LOCKPORT MAN IS FACING 14 YEARS IN PRISON FOR A DRUNK DRIVING ACCIDENT THAT INJURED TWO.

 

AMHERST P.D. IS INVESTIGATING A BANK ROBBERY THAT HAPPENED ON SHERIDAN DRIVE THURSDAY.

 

BUFFALO’S MEDAILLE COLLEGE WENT ON LOCKDOWN YESTERDAY FOLLOWING AN ON-LINE THREAT.

 

AND THE SENATORS SKATED PAST THE SABRES 4-2 IN OTTAWA LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 11/1/18

A FLOOD WATCH WILL BE IN EFFECT IN W-N-Y FROM 5 THIS AFTERNOON UNTIL 5 P.M. TOMORROW.

 

BUFFALO BISHOP RICHARD MALONE SAYS SHIBAHN O’CONNOR IS CONTRADICTING HERSELF WITH RECENT STATEMENTS.

 

IN BUFFALO, POLICE HAVE ARRESTED A MAN FOR INJURING ONE OF THEIR OFFICERS DURING A TRAFFIC STOP.

 

TWO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS REPORTED ON NIAGARA COUNTY HIGHWAYS WEDNESDAY.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN IS GOING TO STATE PRISON FOR SEVEN YEARS FOR HIS ROLE IN A FATAL ROBBERY.

 

LOCKPORT CITY HALL OFFICIALS EXPECT A PAIR OF INTERNAL AUDITS TO BE AVAILABLE SOON.

 

INCUMBENT CONGRESSMAN CHRIS COLLINS SAYS HE WILL NOT DEBATE NATE McMURRAY PRIOR TO ELECTION DAY.

 

OPEN ENROLLMENT FOR HEALTH COVERAGE THROUGH THE STATE’S MARKETPLACE BEGINS TODAY.

 

AND TURN YOUR CLOCKS BACK AND CHECK YOUR SMOKE ALARMS THIS WEEKEND.


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