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Hometown Headlines Archives for 2019-02

Hometown Headlines 2/28/19

FORMER STATE SENATOR GEORGE MAZIARZ BRIEFED THE MEDIA YESTERDAY ON WHAT HE CALLS “ACTS OF PUBLIC CORRUPTION.”

 

MAURICE HILL OF NIAGARA FALLS PLEADED GUILTY IN COUNTY COURT TO HIS ROLE IN A 2017 STABBING.

 

A NEW TRIAL HAS ALREADY BEEN ANNOUNCED FOR BUFFALO POLICE OFFICER COREY KRUG.

 

ERIE COUNTY LEGISLATOR LYNN DIXON KICKED OFF HER RUN FOR COUNTY EXECUTIVE WEDNESDAY.

 

THREE ACCIDENTS REPORTED ON NIAGARA COUNTY HIGHWAYS WEDNESDAY.

 

NO INJURIES REPORTED AFTER A PICK-UP TRUCK STRUCK A TIM HORTON’S IN TONAWANDA LAST NIGHT.

 

IN THE SOUTHERN TIER, A DUNKIRK MAN IS IN THE HOSPITAL AFTER BEING HIT BY A PRIVATE SNOW PLOW.

 

SIX PEOPLE WERE BUSTED IN A ROCHESTER DRUG RAID YESTERDAY.

 

AND IN IN MEN’S COLLEGE HOOPS - NIAGARA KNOCKED OFF CANISIUS WHILE ST BONAVENTUIRE WON BIG IN OLEAN.


Hometown Headlines 2/27/19

BUFFALO POLICE OFFICER COREY KRUG WAS ACQUITTED TUESDAY ON 3 OF THE 4 CHARGES AGAINST HIM.

 

THREE EXECUTIVES WITH PEGULA SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT HAVE LEFT THE COMPANY.

 

IN ERIE COUNTY, LEGISLATOR LYNN DIXON WILL RUN AGAINST MARK POLONCARZ FOR COUNTY EXECUTIVE.

 

RETIRED LOCKPORT POLICE OFFICER PAUL BEAKMAN WILL CHALLENGE JOE OATES FOR LKPT’S FIRST WARD ALDERMAN.

 

TWO ACCIDENTS REPORTED IN THE TOWN OF LOCKPORT TUESDAY.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN FACES FOUR YEARS BEHIND BARS FOR INJURING A POLICE OFFICER LAST SUMMER.

 

GOVERNOR CUOMO IS CRACKING DOWN ON FRAUD ASSOCIATED WITH THE STATE’S “STAR” PROGRAM.

 

LEGISLATORS VOTE THIS WEEK ON BANNING TOBACCO SALES IN NEW YORK PHARMACIES.

 

AND THE SABRES’ PLAYOFF HOPES KEEP GETTING DIMMER AFTER TUESDAY’S 5-2 LOSS IN PHILADELPHIA LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 2/26/19

ABOUT 15,000 CUSTOMERS IN NIAGARA AND ERIE COUNTIES REMAIN WITHOUT POWER AFTER SUNDAY’S WINDSTORM.

 

A NIAGARA COUNTY WOMAN HAS FILED A $300M-DOLLAR SEX ABUSE LAWSUIT AGAINST THE DIOCESE OF BUFFALO.

 

JURORS IN THE CASE OF BUFFALO POLICE OFFICER COREY KRUG HAVE REACHED VERDICTS ON 3 OF 4 CHARGES.

 

TWO ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT AND NO ACCIDENTS REPORTED IN THE COUNTY MONDAY.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS WOMAN WAS ARRESTED FOR AGGRAVATED D-W-I AFTER A ROLLOVER CRASH SUNDAY NIGHT.

 

IN THE SOUTHERN TIER, TWO PEOPLE PERISHED IN A WEEKEND TRAILER FIRE.

 

RETIRED LOCKPORT FIREFIGHTER DOUGLAS NICHOLSON SAYS HE’LL RUN FOR ALDERMAN-AT-LARGE THIS FALL.

 

A BUDGET BATTLE IS EXPECTED IN ALBANY TODAY BETWEEN LAWMAKERS AND GOVERNOR CUOMO.

 

AND THE MAPLE LEAFS MUGGED THE SABRES 5-3 IN TORONTO MONDAY NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 2/25/19

ABOUT 60,000 CUSTOMERS IN NIAGARA AND ERIE COUNTIES REMAIN WITHOUT POWER AFTER SUNDAY’S WINDSTORM.

 

FIRST RESPONDERS ACROSS THE COUNTY FOLLOWED UP ON DOZENS OF CALLS OF DOWNED TREES AND WIRES.

 

A GRAND ISLAND MAN WAS SHOT TWICE SATURDAY IN A HIGH CRIME NEIGHBORHOOD IN THE FALLS.

 

IN BUFFALO, A 17-YEAR-OLD IS IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER HE WAS SHOT SUNDAY MORNING ON THE EAST SIDE.

 

A PENNSYLVANIA MAN WAS KILLED SATURDAY WHEN HIS CAR WAS STRUCK BY A TRUCK IN CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY.

 

TWO WOMEN WERE ARRESTED SATURDAY IN NIAGARA FALLS ON DRUNK DRIVING CHARGES.

 

A BUFFALO JURY RESUMES DELIBERATIONS TODAY IN THE POLICE BRUTALITY CASE OF OFFICER COREY KRUG.

 

PAY RAISES HAVE BEEN APPROVED FOR ERIE COUNTY’S TOP THREE PUBLIC SERVANTS.

 

AND THE SABRES ARE IN TORONTO FOR A MONDAY NIGHT MEETING WITH THE MAPLE LEAFS.


Hometown Headlines 2/22/19

A VERY WINDY WEEKEND IN ON ITS WAY TO NIAGARA COUNTY AND WESTERN NEW YORK.

 

NO CHARGES ARE EXPECTED AGAINST SYRACUSE BASKETBALL COACH JIM BOEHEIM IN A FATAL MISHAP WEDNESDAY.

 

STILL NO DECISION FROM A BUFFALO JURY IN THE POLICE BRUTALITY CASE OF OFFICER COREY KRUG.

 

32-YEAR-OLD GARY REDD HAS BEEN ID’D AS BUFFALO’S THIRD HOMICIDE VICTIM - HE WAS KILLED LAST WEEKEND.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN WITH A LONG RAP SHEET IS GOING BACK TO PRISON ON NEW DRUG CHARGES.

 

TWO ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY THURSDAY AND THREE ARRESTS ON AREA POLICE REPORTS.  

 

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL PLAYERS ARE ASKING NEW ERA CAP TO RECONSIDER THE CLOSING OF ITS DERBY PLANT.

 

FLU CASES ACROSS NEW YORK SOARED LAST WEEK PUSHING THE TOTAL NUMBER TO MORE THAN 53-THOUSAND.

 

AND THE SABRES PLAYED WELL IN A 2-1 SHOOT-OUT LOSS AT TAMPA BAY LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 2/21/19

NIAGARA COUNTY HAS EXTENDED A FORMAL INVITATION TO AMAZON TO BUILD IT’S “HQ-2” RIGHT HERE.

 

A BUFFALO JURY CONTINUES ITS DELIBERATIONS TODAY IN THE POLICE BRUTALITY CASE OF OFFICER COREY KRUG.

 

A QUEEN CITY MAN GOT A DOZEN YEARS IN THE STATE SLAMMER FOR SHOOTING TWO MEN LAST SUMMER.

 

FIVE ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY WEDNESDAY AND NINE ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS.  

 

ERIE COUNTY D-A JOHN FLYNN IS WARNING CITIZENS OF THE DANGERS OF SOME MARKETPLACE APPS.

 

THREE WESTERN NEW YORK AIRPORTS WILL RECEIVE OVER $3M-DOLLARS TO IMPROVE FACILITIES.

 

HUNDREDS OF CUSTOMERS REMAIN WITHOUT POWER IN SCATTERED COMMUNITIES ACROSS THE SOUTHERN TIER.

 

THE BUFFALO BILLS WILL BEPLAYING ON NEW TURF THIS SEASON AT NEW ERA FIELD.

 

AND THE SABRES PLAY THE TOP TEAM IN THE NHL TONITE WHEN THEY FACE-OFF WITH THE LIGHTNING IN TAMPA BAY.


Hometown Headlines 2/20/19

A LOCKPORT WOMAN - ALREADY FACING JAIL TIME - HAS PLEADED GUILTY TO FELONY D-W-I CHARGES.

 

AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PRINCIPAL FROM LANCASTER HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH DRUNK DRIVING.

 

SCOTT HEMPERLY OF LOCKPORT IS CHARGED WITH TWO COUNTS OF FELONY GRAND LARCENY.

 

THE FORMER DIRECTOR OF A GOLDEN AGE CENTER ON GRAND ISLAND HAS ADMITTED TO EMBEZZLEMENT CHARGES.

 

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

 

IN ALBANY, A PROPOSED BILL IN THE LEGISLATURE WOULD ALLOW FELONS TO SERVE ON JURIES.

 

BUFFALO IS IN THE LEAD FOR NEW YORK’S “GOLDEN SNOWBALL” AWARD FOR THE MOST SNOW THIS SEASON.

 

THE MUSEUM OF SCIENCE IS NOW FEATURING THE “ART OF THE BRICK” EXHIBIT - MADE OUT OF ALL LEGOS.

 

AND THE SABRES’ LOSING STREAK HIT THREE LAST NIGHT IN FLORIDA WITH A 4-2 LOSS TO THE PANTHERS.


Hometown Headlines 2/19/19

NIAGARA COUNTY IS WAKING UP TO BITTER COLD SINGLE DIGIT READINGS THIS TUESDAY MORNING.

 

IN BUFFALO, A MAN IS DEAD AND ANOTHER INJURED IN A DOUBLE SHOOTING ON MAIN NEAR SHOSHONE PARK.

 

THREE ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS MONDAY AND THREE ARRESTS ON THE NIAGARA FALLS POLICE REPORT.  

 

NEW YORK HAS JOINED A DOZEN OTHER STATES IN SUING THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION OVER THE BORDER EMERGENCY.

 

THE CITY OF BUFFALO IS MOVING FORWARD WITH PLANS TO BECOME A CLIMATE-REFUGE CITY.

 

BUFFALO STATE COLLEGE WILL HAVE TO DECIDE HOW TO UTILIZE THE 9-ACRE CITY IMPOUND LOT ON DART STREET.

 

BEGINNING MARCH FIRST, THE N-F-T-A WILL NO LONGER ACCEPT VINTAGE BUS AND TRAIN TOKENS.

 

A BOOK DISCUSSION ON THE NOW INFAMOUS DANNAMORA PRISON ESCAPE WILL BE HELD IN N.T. TONIGHT.

 

AND IN SPORTS, THE SABRES ARE OUT TO SNAP A 2-GAME LOSING STREAK IN FLORIDA TONIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 2/18/19

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR ALL OF WESTERN NEW YORK UNTIL ONE THIS AFTERNOON.

 

IT’S PRESIDENTS DAY AND THAT MEANS FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL GOV’T OFFICES ARE CLOSED.

 

A CLARENCE MAN IS CHARGED WITH D-W-I AND FELONY VEHICULAR ASSAULT AFTER HIS CAR HIT A PEDESTRIAN.

 

TWO ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS SUNDAY AND SIX ARRESTS ON LOCKPORT AND N.T. POLICE REPORTS.  

 

THE COUNTY’S DRUG TASK FORCE BUSTED FOUR PEOPLE ON POSSESSION CHARGES IN LOCKPORT LAST WEEK.

 

IN BUFFALO, A 46-YEAR-OLD MAN IS IN FAIR CONDITION AT ECMC AFTER BEING SHOT FRIDAY ON THE WEST SIDE.

 

ROCHESTER POLICE ARE LOOKING INTO A PAIR OF SHOOTINGS THAT HAPPENED SUNDAY.

 

BUFFALO BOTANICAL GARDENS WRAPS UP LUMAGINATION THIS WEEK.

 

AND THE SABRES HAVE LOST TWO-IN-A-ROW AFTER THEY WERE DRILLED BY THE DEVILS IN NEW JERSEY SUNDAY.


Hometown Headlines 2/15/19

LOCKPORT FIREFIGHTERS BATTLED A TWO-ALARM BLAZE ON PLANK ROAD LAST NIGHT.

 

TWO ACCIDENTS ON NIAGARA COUNTY HIGHWAYS THURSDAY.  

 

IN BUFFALO, THE FATE OF AN 18-YEAR VETERAN COP IS IN THE HANDS OF A JURY.

 

IN ALBANY, GOVERNOR CUOMO SIGNED THE CHILD VICTIMS ACT YESTERDAY.

 

AND, THE GOVERNOR IS BLAMING MEMBERS OF THE STATE SENATE FOR THE FAILED DEAL WITH AMAZON.

 

THE CITY AND TOWN OF LOCKPORT HAVE TEAMED UP ON A SEWER CLEANING AND MONITORING PROJECT.

 

A NEW 77-ROOM HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS IS BEING PLANNED FOR SOUTH TRANSIT IN PENDLETON.

 

ANOTHER SPIKE IN FLU CASES ACROSS NEW YORK BRINGS THE SEASON TOTAL TO OVER 43-THOUSAND.

 

FOR THE 20TH STRAIGHT YEAR, WEGMAN’S IS ONE OF AMERICA’S “100 BEST COMPANIES TO WORK FOR.”

 

AND THE SABRES GO FOR TWO-IN-A-ROW AS THEY FINISH A SEVEN-GAME HOME STAND TONIGHT AGAINST THE RANGERS.


Hometown Headlines 2/14/19

NIAGARA FALLS MAYOR PAUL DYSTER HAS ANNOUNCED THAT HE WILL NOT SEEK RE-ELECTION THIS FALL.

 

LOCKPORT MAYOR MICHELLE ROMAN DELIVERED HER STATE OF THE CITY ADDRESS LAST NIGHT.

 

THREE LOCKPORT RESIDENTS ARE FACING FEDERAL CHARGES OF DEALING DRUGS THAT LED TO A DEATH.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN WANTED BY U.S. MARSHALLS WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY IN KENMORE YESTERDAY.

 

THREE ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS WEDNESDAY AND TWO FIRES - ONE IN THE FALLS AND ONE IN WILSON.  

 

IN ERIE COUNTY, A TOWN OF TONAWANDA POLICE OFFICER IS ON UN-PAID LEAVE ACCUSED OF LYING.

 

THE ERIE COUNTY WATER AUTHORITY IS LOOKING FOR A NEW DIRECTOR AFTER A SURPRISE RESIGNATION.

 

IN ALBANY, THE GOVERNOR IS EXPECTED TO SIGN THE CHILD VICTIMS ACT TODAY.

 

AND THE SABRES FINISH A SEVEN-GAME HOME STAND TOM’R NIGHT AGAINST THE RANGERS.


Hometown Headlines 2/13/19

“WINDY AND WINTERY” ARE THE WEATHER WORDS FOR THIS WEDNESDAY THE 13TH.

 

A FULL HOUSE WAS ON HAND FOR LAST NIGHT’S COMMUNITY FORUM ON THE LOCAL DRUG EPIDEMIC.

 

IN ERIE COUNTY, THE D-A IS INVESTIGATING A TOWN OF TONAWANDA POLICE OFFICER.

 

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

 

NEW ERA CAP HAS REACHED AN AGREEMENT WITH THE UNION REPRESENTING WORKERS AT IT DERBY PLANT.

 

IN ALBANY, THE STATE LEGISLATURE WILL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING ON SEXUAL HARRASSMENT TODAY.

 

A MEMORIAL CEREMONY & CANDLELIGHT VIGIL WAS HELD LAST NIGHT IN CLARENCE FOR VICTIMS OF FLIGHT 3407.

 

A PUBLIC HEARING ON THE CONDITION OF TREES IN KRULL PARK WILL BE HELD TONIGHT IN OLCOTT.

 

AND THE SABRES PLAYED WELL IN A 3-1 WIN OVER THE ISLANDERS LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 2/12/19

MICHELLE ROMAN HAS ANNOUNCED HER CANDIDACY FOR A FULL TERM AS MAYOR OF LOCKPORT THIS FALL.

 

MEANWHILE - ON GRAND ISLAND - TOWN SUPERVISOR NATE McMURRAY WILL NOT BE RUNNING FOR RE-ELECTION.

 

A MEMORIAL CEREMONY & CANDLELIGHT VIGIL WILL BE HELD TONIGHT FOR THE VICTIMS OF FLIGHT 3407.

 

TWO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS - ONE OF THEM IN LOCKPORT -REPORTED IN THE COUNTY MONDAY.  

 

BROKEN PIPES SNARLED TRAFFIC AND CANCELLED SOME CLASSES IN TONAWANDA YESTERDAY (AND TODAY).

 

OPPONENTS OF MARIJUANA LEGALIZATION IN NEW YORK PROTESTED IN ALBANY MONDAY.

 

GOVERNOR CUOMO MEETS WITH PRESIDENT TRUMP FOR SOME “TAX TALK” IN WASHINGTON TODAY.

 

A COMMUNITY FORUM ON THE LOCAL DRUG EPIDEMIC WILL BE HELD AT LOCKPORT CITY HALL THIS EVENING AT SIX.

 

AND THE SABRES HOST THE ISLANDERS TONIGHT AT 7.


Hometown Headlines 2/11/19

W-N-Y REMEMBERS THE 50 WHO PERISHED WHEN A COMMUTER PLANE FELL FROM THE SKIES OVER CLARENCE 10 YRS AGO.

 

LOCKPORT’S DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS WAS FIRED BY THE MAYOR FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

 

IN NIAGARA FALLS, CREWS BEGIN DEMOLITION TODAY ON A PORTION OF THE NIAGARA SCENIC PARKWAY.

 

FIVE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY OVER THE WEEKEND.  

 

ROCHESTER P.D. IS INVESTIGATING A TRIO OF SHOOTINGS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY - ONE OF THEM FATAL.

 

A COMMUNITY FORUM ON THE LOCAL DRUG EPIDEMIC WILL BE HELD AT LOCKPORT CITY HALL TOM’R EVENING AT SIX.

 

IN ALBANY, GOVERNOR CUOMO IS EXPECTED TO SIGN OFF ON THE CHILD VICTIMS ACT THIS WEEK.

 

B-P-O MUSIC DIRECTOR JOANN FALLETTA WON HER THIRD GRAMMY AT LAST NIGHT’S AWARD SHOW.

 

AND THE SABRES SPLIT THEIR TWO WEEKEND MATINEE GAMES … DOWNING DETROIT, BUT LOSING TO WINNIPEG.


Hometown Headlines 2/8/19

4TH WARD ALDERMAN DAVID WOHLEBEN IS LAUNCHING ANOTHER BID TO BECOME MAYOR.

 

IN NIAGARA FALLS, LONG-TIME POLITICIAN GLENN CHOOLOKIAN HAS ANNOUNCED HIS RUN FOR MAYOR THERE.

 

CONFLICT OF INTEREST CONCERNS SURROUND THE APPOINT- MENT OF CHARLES MORELLO SR TO THE LKPT FIRE BOARD.

 

RICHARD LEATHERS OF NEWFANE IS FACING MULTIPLE FELONY CHARGES IN WYOMING COUNTY.

 

TWO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY THURSDAY AND SIX ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS.  

 

MORE AIR TRAVELERS AT BUFFALO-NIAGARA INT’L AIRPORT WERE FOUND WITH HANDGUNS AT TSA CHECKPOINTS IN 2018.

 

THREE OF ERIE COUNTY’S TOP POLITICAL EXECUTIVES MAY BE GETTING A PAY RAISE.

 

IN ALBANY, A PAIR OF DEMOCRAT LAWMAKERS WANT NYS INMATES TO GET A 500% INCREASE IN PAY.

 

AND THE HURRICANES SHADED THE SABRES 6-5 IN OT LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 2/7/19

ONE PERSON WAS INJURED IN A FOUR-VEHICLE CRASH ON LOCKPORT ROAD IN CAMBRIA LAST NIGHT.

 

FOUR OTHER TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY WEDNESDAY.

 

POWER CREWS FROM NATIONAL GRID AND NYSEG WERE BUSY RESTORING POWER IN NIAGARA & ERIE COUNTIES YES’TDAY.

 

A LOCKPORT MAN PLEADED NOT GUILTY TO A WEAPONS CHARGE IN COUNTY COURT.

 

PRESIDENT TRUMP SAYS THE BATTLE OVER FUNDING FOR A BORDER WALL WILL NOT AFFECT BUFFALO.

 

INGERSOLL RAND SAID YESTERDAY IT IS MOVING IT’S CHEEKTOWAGA PRODUCTION JOBS TO NORTH CAROLINA.

 

ERIE COUNTY WILL BE CHANGING HOW OPIOID OVERDOSE CASES ARE HANDLED IN THE FUTURE.

 

THE NEW YORK P-T-A WANTS LAWMAKERS TO RE-CONSIDER THE IDEA OF LEGALIZING MARIJUANA.

 

THE BUFFALO BILLS ARE BUMPING UP TICKET PRICES BY A FEW BUCKS FOR 2019.

 

AND THE SABRES GO FOR TWO-IN-A-ROW WHEN THEY HOST THE HURRICANES TONIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 2/6/19

PRESIDENT TRUMP USED HIS STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS TO ATTACK NEW YORK’S NEW LIBERAL ABORTION LAW.

 

IN BUFFALO, TWO FIREFIGHTERS ARE RECOVERING AFTER BATTLING A BLAZE ON KENSINGTON AVENUE.

 

A MAN IS IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER A TWO-VEHICLE CRASH ON ESSJAY ROAD IN AMHERST TUESDAY.

 

A NORTH TONAWANDA WOMAN IS FACING ALLEGATIONS OF CHILD ABUSE.

 

FLOODING ALONG BUFFALO CREEK IN WEST SENECA IS THE WORST IN 20 YEARS ACCORDING TO SOME RESIDENTS.

 

ELEVEN ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS AND ONE TRAFFIC ACCIDENT IN THE COUNTY TUESDAY.

 

IN ERIE COUNTY POLITICS, CHRIS JACOBS SAYS HE WILL NOT SEEK THE COUNTY EXECUTIVES SEAT THIS FALL.

 

STATE HEALTH OFFICIALS ARE CONCERNED ABOUT THE $2B-DOLLAR BUDGET SHORTFALL ANNOUNCED BY CUOMO MONDAY.

 

AND SAM REINHART GOT THE GAME-WINNER IN A SHOOT-OUT TUESDAY NIGHT AS THE SABRES NIPPED THE WILD 5-4.


Hometown Headlines 2/5/19

A NUMBER OF ERIE COUNTY COMMUNITIES ARE DEALING WITH FLOODING PROBLEMS THIS MORNING.

 

POLICE HAVE RELEASED NEW INFORMATION ON A DEADLY WEEKEND FIRE IN EAST AMHERST.

 

A BUFFALO MAN WILL SERVE CONCURRENT SENTENCES FOR TWO WEAPONS POSSESSION CONVICTIONS.

 

AN INMATE AT THE NIAGARA COUNTY JAIL HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH TWO COUNTS OF DRUG POSSESSION.

 

SIX ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT AND ONE TRAFFIC ACCIDENT IN THE COUNTY MONDAY.

 

A NEW REPORT REVEALS THAT 2018 WAS A DEADLY YEAR ON THE STREETS OF BUFFALO.

 

STATE POLICE RESPONDED TO OVER A THOUSAND CALLS DURING LAST WEEK’S WINTER STORM.

 

THE GOVERNOR IS BLAMING TAX CODES FOR A $2B-DOLLAR BUDGET SHORTFALL.

 

AND CANISIUS WENT COLD IN OVERTIME AND LOST TO MARIST 78-71 IN MEN’S COLLEGE HOOPS MONDAY.


Hometown Headlines 2/4/19

WITH TEMPS IN THE 50’S TODAY, WEATHER OFFICIALS HAVE POSTED A FLOOD WATCH IN WESTERN NEW YORK.

 

IN GENESEE COUNTY, A MOTHER AND SON WERE KILLED IN A TWO-VEHICLE CRASH ON ICY ROADS NEAR ELBA SATURDAY.

 

ROCHESTER POLICE INVESTIAGTED A FATAL CRASH SUNDAY THAT CLAIMED ONE LIFE.

 

FOUR TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS ON NIAGARA COUNTY HIGHWAYS OVER THE WEEKEND.

 

AT LEAST SIXTEEN PEOPLE ARE INTERESTED IN BECOMING LOCKPORT’S “TOP COP.”

 

THE STATE LEGISLATURE WILL BE BACK IN SESSION IN ALBANY TODAY LOOKING TO FURTHER ITS AGENDA.

 

A PROPOSAL TO CHANGE THE DATE OF BUFFALO SCHOOL BOARD ELECTIONS WILL BE DEBATED TONIGHT.

 

A FUNDRAISER HAS BEEN ANNOUNCED FOR A YOUNG MOTHER BURNED IN A VICIOUS ATTACK LATE LAST YEAR.

 

AND THE PATRIOTS PICKED UP THEIR SIXTH SUPER BOWL TROPHY IN A “HO HUM” 13-3 WIN OVER THE RAMS SUNDAY.


Hometown Headlines 2/1/19

FOUR VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANIES BATTLED A ROYALTON BLAZE THAT LEVELED A HOUSE YESTERDAY MORNING.

 

THREE PEOPLE HAVE DIED IN ERIE COUNTY AS A RESULT OF THIS WEEK’S WINTER STORM.

 

LOCKPORT AND STARPOINT SCHOOL DISTRICTS REMAIN CLOSED TODAY ALONG WITH BUFFALO CITY SCHOOLS.

 

TWO TRACTOR-TRAILER DRIVERS HAVE BEEN TICKETED AFTER WEDNESDAY’S 21-VEHICLE PILE-UP ON THE THRUWAY.

 

TWO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS THURSDAY AND THREE ARRESTS ON TOWN POLICE REPORTS.

 

THE FLU CONTINUES TO SPREAD ACROSS NEW YORK WITH 6800 NEW CASES IN THE PAST WEEK.

 

STATE AND LOCAL POLICE WILL BE WATCHING FOR IMPAIRED DRIVERS THIS SUPER BOWL WEEKEND.

 

SENATOR GILLIBRAND TAKES HER PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRATIONS TO NEW HAMPSHIRE THIS WEEKEND.

 

AND THE SABRES BEGIN A 7-GAME HOME STAND TONIGHT WHEN THEY HOST THE BLACKHAWKS.


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