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Hometown Headlines Archives for 2019-04

Hometown Headlines 4/30/19

A MONDAY MORNING FIRE IN A NORTH TONAWANDA PLAZA HAS PUT FOUR FIRMS OUT OF BUSINESS FOR NOW.

 

THREE VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANIES EXTINGUISHED AN APARTMENT FIRE IN NEWFANE OVERNIGHT.

 

A WEEKEND FIRE IN BUFFALO HAS PROVEN FATAL FOR A 29-YEAR-OLD MAN.

 

IN TONAWANDA, A WOMAN WAS ARRESTED AFTER CALLING

9-1-1 TO ASK “HOW TO KILL HER BOYFRIEND.”

 

THREE ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT AND ONE TRAFFIC ACCIDENT IN THE COUNTY YESTERDAY.

 

TWO NIAGARA FALLS RESIDENTS WERE SENTENCED TO PRISON IN LOCAL COURTS MONDAY.

 

STATE LAWMAKERS ARE LOOKING INTO LOOPHOLES IN THE NEW YORK VACCINATION LAWS.

 

THE WAR OF WORDS BETWEEN PRESIDENT TRUMP AND GOVERNOR CUOMO IS HEATING UP OVER AN N-R-A PROBE.

 

AND “WOODSTOCK 50” WAS OFFICIALLY CANCELLED MONDAY AS TWO CLASSIC ROCKERS ANNOUNCED THEIR W-N-Y SHOW.


Hometown Headlines 4/29/19

REPORTS ARE SURFACING THAT THE F-B-I IS READY TO PROBE ACTIVITIES AT WESTERN REGIONAL O-T-B.

 

A BUFFALO MAN WAS SHOT EARLY SUNDAY DURING A LARGE BRAWL AT THE CITY MARKET IN NIAGARA FALLS.

 

A RANSOMVILLE WOMAN WAS ARRESTED AFTER LEADING DEPUTIES ON A TRAFFIC CHASE EARLY SATURDAY.

 

IN TONAWANDA, A MAN WITH 25 LICENSE SUSPENSIONS LED POLICE ON A CHASE THAT ENDED WITH A CRASH.

 

FIVE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY OVER THE WEEKEND.

 

FOUR PEOPLE ARE IN CUSTODY ACCUSED OF TRYING TO ENTER THE U.S. ILLEGALLY.

 

A YOUNG ONTARIO MAN WAS AIR-LIFTED TO THE HOSPITAL AFTER HE WAS RESCUED FROM THE NIAGARA GORGE FRIDAY.

 

STATE LAWMAKERS ARE BACK IN ALBANY THIS WEEK UNDER UPGRADED SECURITY MEASURES.

 

AND INFORMED OBSERVERS SAY THE BUFFALO BILLS HAD A “SUCCESSFUL” NFL DRAFT THE PAST FOUR DAYS.


Hometown Headlines 4/26/19

HOMICIDE DETECTIVES IN BUFFALO ARE LOOKING INTO THE CITY’S NINTH MURDER.

 

A ONE-CAR CRASH ON ROUTE 219 IN ERIE COUNTY CLAIMED THE LIFE OF THE DRIVER THURSDAY MORNING.

 

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

 

NEW YORK’S ATTORNEY GENERAL HAS LAUNCHED A PROBE INTO FACEBOOK OVER PRIVACY ISSUES.

 

STATE SENATORS IN NEW YORK WILL TACKLE THE ISSUE OF LIMOUSINE SAFETY NEXT WEEK.

 

STATE LAWMAKERS WILL VOTE NEXT WEEK ON A BILL THAT WOULD KEEP TOXIC TOYS AWAY FROM CHILDREN.

 

L-P-D IS HOPING TO PARTNER WITH FELLOW LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS ON A CLOTHING DRIVE.

 

THE FLU SEASON IN NEW YORK CONTINUES TO WIND DOWN WITH A 40% DROP LAST WEEK.

 

AND THE BUFFALO BILLS SELECTED DT ED OLIVER FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON AS IT’S FIRST PICK IN THE NFL DRAFT.


Hometown Headlines 4/25/19

BUFFALO POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A SHOOTING THAT HAPPENED WEDNESDAY NIGHT

 

STATE POLICE HAVE ARRESTED A SUSPECT WANTED FOR KIDNAPPING A WOMAN AND FIVE CHILDREN

 

A 21-YEAR-OLD BUFFALO WOMAN WAS KILLED IN A COLLISION IN CHEEKTOWAGA TUESDAY NIGHT

 

ONE PERSON WAS TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL AFTER A FIRE IN ORCHARD PARK

 

TWO ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY ROADWAYS TO REPORT FROM WEDNESDAY

 

IN BUFFALO, A CITY EMPLOYEE AND A SUBSTITUTE TEACHER ARE FACING FELONY DRUG CHARGES

 

A LOCKPORT TEEN HAS ADMITTED TO STEALING 4,000 DOLLARS FROM AN APARTMENT

 

THE BUFFALO DIOCESE HAS PLACED THREE PRIESTS ON A TEMPORARY LEAVE OF ABSENCE

 

IN SPORTS, THE NFL DRAFT KICKS OFF TONIGHT AT 8PM


Hometown Headlines 4/24/19

THREE PEOPLE WERE HOSPITALIZED LAST NIGHT AFTER A CRASH THAT INVOLVED AN AMHERST POLICE VEHICLE.

 

NO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY TUESDAY, BUT A FIRE WAS REPORTED & ONE ARREST ON THE POLICE REPORT

 

A FALLS MAN IS FACING A PAIR OF FELONY CHARGES FOR ABANDONING AN UNWANTED BOAT ON A CITY STREET.

 

FEMA HAS AWARDED NIAGARA COUNTY NEARLY $2M TO RESTORE SHORELINE EROSION AT KRULL PARK.

 

HARRY SICHERMAN OF LOCKPORT HAS BEEN APPOINTED TO A NEW 3-YEAR TERM ON THE ERIE CANALWAY COMMISSION.

 

IN CHEEKTOWAGA, POLICE ARE WARNING RESIDENTS TO BE AWARE OF A PHONE SCAM.

 

ANOTHER TWO ADULT FLU DEATHS HAVE BEEN REPORTED IN NEARBY MONROE COUNTY.

 

IT’S BACK TO BUSINESS AS USUAL AT ERIE COUNTY’S RATH BUILDING AFTER A WEEKEND WATER LINE BREAK.

 

AND THE BISONS GOT BLANKED IN SYRACUSE AS FOOTBALL FANS GEAR UP FOR THE NFL DRAFT TOMORROW.


Hometown Headlines 4/23/19

EMERGENCY SERVICES IN NIAGARA AND ORLEANS COUNTIES ARE CLOSELY MONITORING LAKE ONTARIO WATER LEVELS.

 

FIRE INVESTIGATORS IN CHEEKTOWAGA ARE LOOKING INTO A MONDAY NIGHT FIRE ON LONG AVENUE.

 

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

 

IN BUFFALO, RECORD CROWDS TURNED OUT FOR THE DYNGUS DAY PARADE AND PARTIES MONDAY.

 

TICKET SALES FOR “WOODSTOCK 50” ARE DELAYED CAUSING CONCERNS ABOUT THE FESTIVAL.

 

A WEEKEND WATER LINE BREAK CAUSED BUFFALO’S RATH BUILDING TO CLOSE YESTERDAY.

 

THE GOVERNOR HAS SIGNED OFF ON LEGISLATION BANNING SINGLE-USE PLASTIC BAGS IN NEW YORK.

 

WEGMANS WILL END ITS USE OF PLASTIC BAGS BY THE END OF THIS YEAR.

 

AND IN SPORTS, THE BISONS LOST TO THE METS 7-3 AT SYRACUSE MONDAY NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 4/22/19

UPDATES ON LAKE ONTARIO WATER LEVELS WILL BE ANNOUNCED TODAY IN NIAGARA AND ORLEANS COUNTIES.

 

IN BUFFALO, THOUSANDS IN THE CITY’S “OLD POLNIA” DISTRICT WILL BE CELEBRATING “DYNGUS DAY” TODAY.

 

FOUR ACCIDENTS REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY OVER THE WEEKEND.

 

A NEWFANE MAN HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH MULTIPLE COUNTS AFTER HIS ROLLOVER CRASH WAS CAUGHT ON CAMERA.

 

A FALLS MAN JOINED HIS BROTHER BEHIND BARS AT THE COUNTY JAIL AFTER HIS TRAFFIC ARREST LAST WEEK.

 

FOUR FINALISTS WILL INTERVIEW FOR THE PRESIDENT’S JOB AT NCCC OVER THE NEXT FEW WEEKS.

 

SECURITY AT THE STATE CAPITOL WILL BE INCREASED WHEN LAWMAKERS RETURN TO WORK NEXT WEEK.

 

THE WORST OF THE FLU SEASON IS OVER IN NEW YORK, BUT MOTORISTS CONTINUED TO FEEL PAIN AT THE PUMP.

 

AND IN SPORTS, THE BISONS OPEN A FOUR-GAME SERIES IN SYRACUSE THIS EVENING.


Hometown Headlines 4/19/19

A LOCKPORT MAN PLEADED GUILTY TO FIVE COUNTS OF SEX TRAFFICKING ON THURSDAY

 

A WEDNESDAY NIGHT RAID LED TO THE ARREST OF A NIAGARA FALLS DRUG DEALER

 

BUFFALO FIREFIGHTERS RESPONDED TO TWO SEPARATE FIRES ON THURSDAY

 

RAPPER KODAK BLACK IS FACING WEAPONS AND DRUG CHARGES AFTER BEING ARRESTED AT THE LEWISTON-QUEENSTON BRIDGE

 

THE CHEEKTOWAGA TEACHER ACCUSED OF EXPLOITING UNDERAGE BOYS WAS ORDERED TO BE HELD IN HOME CONFINEMENT

 

TWO ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY ROADWAYS TO REPORT FROM THURSDAY

 

WE HAVE AN UPDATE ON THE LOWERTOWN CRASH THAT OCCURRED WEDNESDAY NIGHT

 

TWO PEOPLE WERE TAKEN TO ECMC AFTER BEING BITTEN BY A DOG AT A LOCKPORT DOG DAYCARE

 

AND, JACK EICHEL WILL PLAY FOR TEAM USA IN THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP


Hometown Headlines 4/18/19

THE GREAT FIREWORKS DEBATE IS OVER - LOCKPORT’S 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS WILL BE DOWNTOWN ON THE 4TH.

 

THE FORMER PRESIDENT OF PEKIN FIRE COMPANY WAS ARRESTED WEDNESDAY ON THREE FELONY CHARGES.

 

FIVE ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY WEDNESDAY - INCLUDING A CRASH LAST EVENING IN LOCKPORT.

 

THE U-B STUDENT HOSPITALIZED LAST WEEK AFTER A FRAT HAZING INCIDENT DIED YESTERDAY.

 

THE SENECA NATION WANTS A REVIEW OF AN ARBITRATION PANEL’S RECENT RULING ON REVENUE SHARING W/NEW YORK.

 

FAMILIES OF THE VICTIMS OF FLIGHT 3407 HAD A PRODUCTIVE MEETING IN WASHINGTON WEDNESDAY.

 

GOVERNOR CUOMO IS BROADENING EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIPS FOR MILITARY FAMILIES.

 

CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY EXECUTIVE GEORGE BORELLO WILL RUN FOR THE SENATE SEAT IN THE 57TH DISTRICT.

 

AND THE NFL RELEASED 2019 TEAM SCHEDULES LAST NIGHT AND THE BILLS PLAY AT DALLAS ON THANKSGIVING DAY.


Hometown Headlines 4/17/19

A HIGH STREET MAN WAS ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES TUESDAY AFTER A POLICE RAID ON HIS APARTMENT.

 

A GASPORT WOMAN WAS ARRESTED SUNDAY ON D-W-I AND MULTIPLE DRUG CHARGES.

 

IN CHEEKTOWAGA, A SUBSTITUTE TEACHER IS FACING CHILD PORN CHARGES.

 

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

 

IN CITY HALL NEWS, WATER & SEWER RATES MAY INCREASE AND THE GREAT FIREWORKS DEBATE CONTINUES.

 

NIAGARA FALLS FIREFIGHTERS BATTLED A BLAZE ON MICHIGAN AVENUE TUESDAY.

 

THE F-B-I HAS JOINED BUFFALO P.D.’S INVESTIGATION OF THE SHOOTING DEATH OF A 12-YEAR-OLD BOY.

 

A BUFFALO MAN WILL SPEND THE NEXT 20 YEARS BEHIND BARS FOR MURDERING A MAN ON THE I-190 LAST SUMMER.

 

A POLL SHOWS THAT NEW YORK VOTERS ARE NOT HAPPY WITH CUOMO’S PAY RAISE OR HIS BUDGET.

 

AND IN SPORTS, THE BISONS SNAPPED A 7-GAME LOSING STREAK WITH TWO WINS ON TUESDAY.


Hometown Headlines 4/16/19

ASSEMBLYMAN PAT BURKE IS BACKING OFF ON THE ORGAN DONOR PROPOSAL HE ANNOUNCED YESTERDAY.

 

ALL ACTIVITIES AT U-B FRATERNITIES AND SORORITIES ARE SUSPENDED UNTIL THIS FALL.

 

IN NORTH TONAWANDA, STUDENTS AT ERRICK ROAD SCHOOL ARE OFF TODAY BECAUSE OF A BOILER LEAK.

 

THREE ACCIDENTS IN THE TOWN AND CITY MONDAY AND FOUR ARRESTS ON THE LOCKPORT POLICE REPORT.

 

BUFFALO FIREFIGHTERS BATTLED A BLAZE ON THE CITY’S EAST SIDE MONDAY.

 

FAMILY MEMBERS OF THOSE KILLED IN FLIGHT 3407 WILL LOBBY OFFICIALS IN WASHINGTON TOMORROW.

 

NEW YORK OFFICIALS HAVE LAUNCHED A CAMPAIGN TO SLOW THE SPREAD OF SYNTHETIC CANNABINOIDS.

 

IN MONROE COUNTY, 17 PEOPLE HAVE DIED FROM THE FLU VIRUS THIS SEASON.

 

AND IN SPORTS, THE BUFFALO BILLS BEGAN VOLUNTARY WORKOUTS IN ORCHARD PARK MONDAY.


Hometown Headlines 4/15/19

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN HAS PLEADED GUILTY TO A PAIR OF FELONIES IN COUNTY COURT.

 

FALLS POLICE ARE LOOKING INTO A DRIVE-BY SHOOTING ON FIFTH STREET SATURDAY NIGHT.

 

RUMORS OF A POSSIBLE SCHOOL SHOOTING IN KENMORE ARE UNFOUNDED ACCORDING TO LOCAL POLICE.

 

AN 18-YEAR-OLD U-B STUDENT REMAINS IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER AN OFF-CAMPUS FRATERNITY INCIDENT.

 

THE SENECA NATION SAYS THE REVENUE WAR WITH NEW YORK IS NOT OVER.

 

SIX ACCIDENTS IN NIAGARA COUNTY OVER THE WEEKEND AND ONE FIRE REPORTED.

 

CONGRESSMAN CHRIS COLLINS TOLD REPORTERS THIS WEEKEND HE’S UNDECIDED ON HIS POLITICAL FUTURE.

 

NO LET UP AT THE GAS PUMPS AS PRICES IN WESTERN NEW YORK CONTINUE TO RISE.

 

AND TIGER WOODS IS BACK ON TOP OF THE GOLF WORLD AFTER WINNING HIS FIFTH MASTERS.


Hometown Headlines 4/12/19

A BUFFALO FIREFIGHTER WAS TREATED AT ECMC FOLLOWING A HOUSE FIRE THURSDAY EVENING

 

A LOCKPORT MAN WAS SENTENCED FOR A FATAL STABBING IN A FIGHT THAT OCCURRED IN JULY

 

A BATAVIA MAN HAS BEEN ARRESTED WITH MOVING A MINOR ACROSS STATE LINES FOR SEXUAL ACTIVITY

 

TWO ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY ROADWAYS FROM THURSDAY AND TWO ARRESTS ON CITY POLICE REPORTS

 

THE OWNER OF AN UNLEASHED DOG THAT ATTACKED DEER WAS FINED AFTER PLEADING GUILTY

 

OFFICIALS IN THE LEWISTON-PORTER SCHOOL DISTRICT ARE SPEAKING OUT AGAINST A RACIST FLYER

 

NIAGARA LAWMAKERS HAVE OPPOSED DRIVER'S LICENSES FOR ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS AND A PAPER BAG TAX

 

THE LOCKPORT LIBRARY’S INCREASED 2019 BUDGET HAS BEEN APPROVED BY VOTERS

 

THE ALBRIGHT-KNOX ART GALLERY WILL SOON BE CLOSING FOR ALMOST TWO YEARS

 

AND, AN NCAA MEN'S HOCKEY CHAMPION WILL BE CROWNED IN BUFFALO THIS WEEKEND


Hometown Headlines 4/11/19

STATE PARK POLICE RESCUED AN UNCONSCIOUS WOMAN FROM THE NIAGARA GORGE WEDNESDAY.

 

CHARLIE HORTON-FISHER OF LOCKPORT IS GOING TO PRISON FOR FIVE YEARS ON WEAPONS CHARGES.

 

A BARKER MAN ACCUSED OF MAKING TERROR THREATS ON FACEBOOK TOOK A PLEA DEAL IN COUNTY COURT YESTERDAY.

 

KENMORE’S FORMER POLICE CHIEF WILL SPEND A YEAR ON PROBATION FOR DRUG THEFT.

 

IN BUFFALO, POLICE CONTINUE TO INVESTIGATE THE TRAGIC DEATH OF A 12-YEAR-OLD BOY LAST WEEKEND.

 

CUSTOMS AGENTS SCORED A MARIJUANA HAUL ON GRAND ISLAND EARLIER THIS WEEK.

 

SIX ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS AND ONE ACCIDENT IN THE COUNTY WEDNESDAY.

 

GOVERNOR CUOMO SAYS HE’D LIKE TO SEE A DECISION ON THE FUTURE OF THE BUFFALO SKYWAY IN SIX MONTHS.

 

AND FORMER U-B WOMEN’S HOOPS STAR CIERRA DILLARD HAS BEEN DRAFTED BY THE WNBA’S MINNESOTA LYNX.


Hometown Headlines 4/10/19

A HAZY SHADE OF WINTER HAS RETURNED TO WNY AND MAY FEATURE SNOW SHOWERS FOR TOM’RS COMMUTE.

 

FUNDING ISSUES HAVE SNAGGED THE AFFILIATION BETWEEN E-N-H AND KALEIDA HEALTH.

 

IN BUFFALO, A WEST SIDE MAN IS ACCUSED OF STARTING FIVE GARAGE FIRES IN THE ELMWOOD VILLAGE TUESDAY.

 

A QUEEN CITY WOMAN IS GOING TO PRISON AFTER SHE PLEADED GUILTY TO ROBBERY CHARGES.

 

RELATIVES AND FRIENDS SAID GOODBYE A 12-YEAR-OLD BUFFALO BOY KILLED BY A STRAY BULLET SATURDAY NIGHT.

 

ONE ARREST ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT AND SIX ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY ROADWAYS TUESDAY.

 

THE LOCKPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY WILL HOLD A REFERENDUM TOMORROW ON IT’S PROPOSED BUDGET.

THERE IS A JOB FAIR TODAY FROM 3 TO 7 AT LOCKPORT’S BEST WESTERN INN ON SOUTH TRANSIT.

AND THE SABRES WILL SELECT SEVENTH IN THE UPCOMING N-H-L DRAFT.


Hometown Headlines 4/9/19

BUFFALO P.D. HAS ARRESTED THE MAN THEY BELIEVE FIRED SHOTS AT TWO OFFICERS LAST WEEK.

 

A 12-YEAR-OLD BUFFALO BOY KILLED BY A STRAY BULLET SATURDAY NIGHT WAS BURIED YESTERDAY.

 

A NORTH TONAWANDA MAN PLEADED GUILTY IN COUNTY COURT MONDAY TO SLASHING HIS FATHER’S THROAT.

A ROCHESTER MAN HAS PLEADED GUILTY FOR SHOOTING AND KILLING HIS FORMER STEPFATHER.

SEVEN ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT AND FOUR ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY IN THE PAST 24 HOURS.

 

TWO DOGS WERE ABANDONED ON EWINGS ROAD IN NEWFANE SUNDAY MORNING.

 

NEW YORK STATE TEACHERS WANT CHANGES MADE IN THE WAY SOME TESTS ARE ADMINISTERED.

 

THE GOVERNOR IS SUPPORTING A PUSH TO GET PRESIDENT TRUMP’S TAXES MADE PUBLIC.

 

AND VIRGINIA WON THE NCAA MENS HOOPS TITLE WITH AN OT VICTORY OVER TEXAS TECH LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 4/8/19

THE BUFFALO SABRES ARE LOOKING FOR A NEW HEAD COACH AFTER DISMISSING PHIL HOUSLEY SUNDAY.

 

A 12-YEAR-OLD BUFFALO BOY WAS KILLED BY A STRAY BULLET FROM EAST SIDE GUNFIRE SATURDAY NIGHT.

 

TOWN OF TONAWANDA POLICE ARE SEARCHING FOR THE PERPERTRATOR OF A PHONE HOAX SUNDAY.

 

A FALLS TEEN FACES 16 YEARS IN PRISON AFTER HE ADMITTED IN COUNTY COURT TO THREE ARMED ROBBERIES.

 

TWO ACCIDENTS AND ONE FIRE REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY OVER THE WEEKEND.

 

SOME DEMOCRATIC COUNTY LAWMAKERS ARE LOOKING INTO “QUESTIONABLE” PROMOTIONS AT O-T-B.

 

THE N-F-T-A WILL MEET WITH DELAWARE NORTH TODAY OVER A CHICK-FIL-A CONTROVERSY AT THE AIRPORT.

 

BUFFALO HOSTED SEVERAL OF THE “RICH AND FAMOUS” OVER THE WEEKEND.

 

AND ALL EYES ARE ON THE TWIN CITIES WHERE THE NCAA MENS HOOPS TITLE WILL BE DECIDED TONIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 4/5/19

IN BUFFALO, POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR ROBERT McBRIDE WHO IS ACCUSED OF SHOOTING AT TWO POLICE OFFICERS.

 

THE WOMAN BADLY BURNED BY HER EX-BOYFRIEND IN DECEMBER WAS RELEASED FROM E-C-M-C THIS WEEK.

 

SIX ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS AND TWO ACCIDENTS REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY THURSDAY.

 

DEVELOPER NICK SINATRA HAS ANNOUNCED PLANS FOR HIS NEWLY ACQUIRED BOULEVARD MALL.

 

THE LOCKPORT SCHOOL BOARD THIS WEEK UNANIMOUSLY APPROVED A $103M BUDGET FOR NEXT SCHOOL YEAR.

 

ERIE COUNTY HAS SCHEDULED FREE RABIES CLINICS FOR PETS IN MAY AND SEPTEMBER.

 

FLU CASES IN NEW YORK WERE DOWN 21% LAST WEEK - THE SECOND STRAIGHT DROP THIS YEAR.

 

SANBORN IS HOSTING AN ANTIQUE SHOW AND SALE AND A 50’S-60’S DANCE THIS WEEKEND.

 

AND BOTH THE SABRES AND BISONS WON THEIR GAMES THURSDAY.


Hometown Headlines 3/4/19

THREE CITY RESIDENTS WERE BUSTED ON MULTIPLE DRUG CHARGES DURING A RAID LAST FRIDAY.

 

A LOCKPORT MAN PLEADED GUILTY WEDNESDAY TO DRUG CHARGES FILED AFTER HE WAS ARRESTED LAST YEAR.

 

DEVELOPER NICK SINATRA SUBMITTED THE WINNING BID OF $24M FOR AMHERST’S BOULEVARD MALL.

 

IT APPEARS A GROUP OF DELPHI SALARIED RETIREES WILL NOT REGAIN THE FULL PENSION BENEFITS THEY SOUGHT.

 

FORMER NURSING HOME OWNER MARK KORN HAS BEEN SENTENCED TO 18 MONTHS IN PRISON FOR TAX EVASION.

 

ONE ACCIDENT REPORTED YESTERDAY MORNING IN NIAGARA COUNTY.

 

ENGLISH LANGUAGE TESTS FOR NEW YORK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STUDENTS WILL RESUME TODAY.

 

A JUDGE WILL DECIDE THE FATE OF ROCHESTER CITY JUDGE LETICIA ASTACIO TODAY.

 

AND THE SABRES FINISH THEIR HOME SEASON TONIGHT WHILE THE BISONS BEGIN THEIRS.


Hometown Headlines 4/3/19

IN BUFFALO, AN UBER DRIVER TOOK A CHILD TO SAFETY AFTER FINDING HIM WANDERING AT MAIN AND UTICA.

 

IT’S THE FINAL DAY OF THE ON-LINE AUCTION FOR AMHERST’S BOULEVARD MALL.

 

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

 

IN ALBANY, LAWMAKERS ARE FOCUSING ON LEGALIZING RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA AND OTHER BILLS.

 

NEW YORKERS WILL SOON HAVE TO BE 21 TO PURCHASE TOBACCO PRODUCTS AND E-CIGARETTES.

 

ERIE COUNTY EXECUTIVE MARK POLONCARZ HAS BEEFED UP HIS SECURITY AFTER SEVERAL THREATS.

 

AN EARLY SUNDAY MORNING GARAGE FIRE IN NEWSTEAD CAUSED $25,000 DAMAGE.

 

THE BARKER PUBLIC LIBRARY WILL RE-OPEN THIS MONDAY AT A TEMPORARY LOCATION ON CHURCH STREET.

 

AND THE SABRES HAVE WON ONCE IN THEIR LAST 16 GAMES AFTER NASHVILLE BEAT ‘EM 3-2 LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 4/2/19

BUFFALO P.D. HAS MADE AN ARREST IN THE WEEKEND SHOOTING OF A MAN AND WOMAN ON THE EAST SIDE.

 

AMHERST P.D. AND SCHOOL OFFICIALS REMAIN QUIET ABOUT AN ALLEGED STUDENT ASSAULT AT WLMSVL NORTH.

 

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

 

IN POLITICS, RIKKI CASON WILL CHALLENGE MARK DEVINE FOR LOCKPORT’S 3RD WARD ALDERMAN’S SEAT.

 

A CLOSER LOOK AT THE NEW STATE BUDGET REVEALS SOME HEFTY PAY INCREASES FOR THE GOVERNOR AND OTHERS.

 

CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY EXECUTIVE GEORGE BORRELLO HAS HIS EYES ON KATHY YOUNG’S NOW VACANT STATE SENATE SEAT.

 

A MONROE COUNTY MAN WILL SPEND 20 YEARS IN PRISON FOR THE MURDER OF HIS GIRLFRIEND LAST YEAR.

 

THE N-F-T-A HAS ABOUT $100-MILLION IN REPAIRS AND IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR METRO RAIL.

 

AND THE SABRES HOST NASHVILLE TONIGHT WHILE U-B ANNOUNCES A NATIONAL SEARCH TO REPLACE NATE OATS.


Hometown Headlines 4/1/19

DEADLY FIRES IN BATAVIA AND ROCHESTER CLAIMED THE LIVES OF TWO PEOPLE THIS WEEKEND.

 

IN BUFFALO, A MAN AND WOMAN WERE STRUCK BY GUNFIRE ON THE EAST SIDE EARLY SATURDAY.

 

FIVE ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT AND SIX ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY OVER THE WEEKEND.

 

BOULEVARD MALL IN AMHERST GOES TO THE ON-LINE AUCTION BLOCK TODAY.

 

AFTER SOME LAST MINUTE AGREEMENTS, STATE LAWMAKERS AND THE GOVERNOR HAMMERED OUT A STATE BUDGET.

 

A NEW SMOKE DETECTOR LAW GOES INTO EFFECT TODAY ACROSS NEW YORK STATE.

 

GAS PRICES IN WESTERN NEW YORK BUMPED UPWARD AGAIN LAST WEEK.

 

BUFFALO’S “SINGING COPS” WILL APPEAR ON THE ELLEN DEGENERES SHOW THIS AFTERNOON.

 

AND THE FINAL FOUR ARE SET IN “MARCH MADNESS” AS THE “SABRES SKID” CONTINUED OVER THE WEEKEND.


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