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Hometown Headlines Archives for 2019-05

Hometown Headlines 5/31/19

NIAGARA COUNTY’S DRUG TASK FORCE BUSTED A LOCKPORT MAN THURSDAY ON THREE FELONY DRUG COUNTS.

 

AN OUTLAW COUNTY MAN ACCUSED OF RUNNING OVER HIS EX-WIFE HAS BEEN CAUGHT IN ROCHESTER.

 

FIVE ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS AND TWO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN NIAGARA COUNTY THURSDAY.

 

IN LEWISTON, VANDALS STRUCK AT OUR LADY OF FATIMA SHRINE EARLIER THIS WEEK.

 

THE STATE HEALTH DEPARTMENT HAS ORDERED THE SHUTDOWN OF TONAWANDA’S OAKWOOD SENIOR LIVING.

 

FACIAL RECOGNITION TECHNOLOGY IN LOCKPORT SCHOOLS WILL INCREASE SECURITY.

 

BUFFALO POLICE ARE CRACKING DOWN ON A-T-V DRIVERS AFTER SEVERAL COMPLAINTS.

 

100 AMERICAN CRAFTSMEN OPENS ITS 3-DAY RUN AT THE LOCKPORT KENAN CENTER TODAY.

 

AND THE METS MAULED THE BISONS 9-2 THURSDAY NIGHT AT SAHLEN FIELD.


Hometown Headlines 5/30/19

TWO LOCKPORT NATIVES ARE AMONG THE SIX NEWEST INDUCTEES INTO THE BFLO BROADCASTERS HALL OF FAME.

 

NEW YORK SENATORS ARE URGING FEMA TO BE READY WITH A DISASTER DECLARATION FOR LAKE ONTARIO.

 

REPEAT OFFENDER DAVID GARLOCK OF LOCKPORT IS GOING TO PRISON FOR AN INJURY CRASH LAST OCTOBER.

 

TWO ACCIDENTS REPORTED ON NIAGARA COUNTY ROADWAYS WEDNESDAY.

 

IN BUFFALO, POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A WEST SIDE SHOOTING THAT HAPPENED LAST EVENING.

 

ROCHESTER P.D. RECORDED THE CITY’S 12TH HOMICIDE WITH A FATAL SHOOTING TUESDAY NIGHT.

 

IN DUNKIRK, AN ARREST HAS BEEN MADE IN THE STABBING DEATH OF A TEENAGE GIRL.

 

A PEDESTRIAN WAS SERIOUSLY HURT WHEN RUN DOWN BY A PICK-UP IN THE TOWN OF TONAWANDA TUESDAY.

 

AND THE BISONS RALLIED FOR FOUR RUNS IN THE EIGHTH INNING LAST NIGHT TO BEAT THE METS 6-4.


Hometown Headlines 5/29/19

THE CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF BUFFALO HAS PAID OUT OVER $17M TO CHILDHOOD VICTIMS OF CLERGY SEX ABUSE.

 

AXEL COLON OF LOCKPORT IS FACING MULTIPLE CHARGES AFTER A WEEKEND BRAWL AT A DOWNTOWN BAR.

 

EIGHT ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS AND NO ACCIDENTS REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY TUESDAY.

 

IN CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY, A TEEN IS EXPECTED TO BE OK AFTER FALLING FROM A BRIDGE IN SILVER CREEK.

 

POLICE AND POSTAL INSPECTORS IN BUFFALO ARE TRYING TO TRACK DOWN THE SENDER OF A SUSPICIOUS LETTER.

 

THE STATE LEGISLATURE WILL BE BACK IN SESSION IN ALBANY TODAY LOOKING AT “POT” LAWS.

 

GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCED YESTERDAY IN ALBANY THAT HE WILL SEEK A FOURTH TERM IN 2022.

 

DEACON DON WATKINS OF LOCKPORT WILL BE ORDAINED A ROMAN CATHOLIC PRIEST THIS SATURDAY.

 

AND THE SYRACUSE METS EXPLODED FOR 16 RUNS IN A ROUT OF THE BUFFALO BISONS LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 5/28/19

A LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT TODAY FOR NIAGARA AND ORLEANS COUNTIES.

 

THREE PEOPLE FROM NEW JERSEY DIED IN A D-W-I CRASH IN WYOMING COUNTY SUNDAY.

 

IN BUFFALO, A MAN IS IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER HE WAS STRUCK BY A CAR LATE SUNDAY.

 

THE RED CROSS IS ASSISTING FIVE FIRE VICTIMS LEFT HOMELESS BY A MEMORIAL DAY BLAZE IN BUFFALO.

 

FIRST RESPONDERS FROM FOUR VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANIES WERE CALLED TO A GORGE RESCUE @ DEVIL’S HOLE MONDAY.

 

FIVE ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY ROADWAYS OVER THE WEEKEND AND TWO ARRESTS ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT.

 

THE STATE LEGISLATURE WILL BE BACK IN SESSION IN ALBANY TOMORROW WITH LOTS OF NEW LAWS TO LOOK AT.

 

A FULL HOUSE WAS ON HAND FOR MONDAY’S MEMORIAL DAY CRUISE AT IDA FRITZ PARK.

 

AND THE BISONS GOT BLANKED BY THE IRON PIGS MONDAY AND RETURN HOME TONIGHT TO PLAY SYRACUSE.


Hometown Headlines 5/24/19

LAW ENFORCEMENT WILL BE OUT IN FORCE THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND LOOKING FOR DRUNK AND DISTRACTED DRIVERS.

 

FIVE ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS - TWO OF THOSE FOR D-W-I.

 

TEMPORARY CONSTRUCTION LANE CLOSURES ACROSS THE STATE ARE SUSPENDED UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING.

 

THE SEARCH FOR A NEW PRESIDENT AT NCCC IS BEING EXTENDED.

 

DOG ADVOCATES PITCHED THE COMMON COUNCIL ON THE IDEA OF CREATING A DOG PARK IN LOCKPORT.

 

LIMO SAFETY WILL BE AN IMPORTANT TOPIC WHEN LAWMAKERS RETURN TO ALBANY NEXT WEEK.

 

GAS PRICES IN WESTERN NEW YORK REMAIN LEVEL HEADING INTO THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND.

 

LOCKPORT’S MEMORIAL DAY PARADE STEPS OFF AT ONE O’CLOCK ON EAST AVENUE THIS SUNDAY.

 

AND SCOTT PAREL HAS THE EARLY LEAD AT THE SENIOR PGA CHAMPIONSHIP IN ROCHESTER.


Hometown Headlines 5/23/19

L-P-D DETECTIVES CONTINUE THEIR INVESTIGATION OF A TUESDAY EVENING STABBING IN THE CITY.

 

A REWARD IS OFFERED FOR INFORMATION LEADING TO THE ARREST OF A MAN WHO ALLEGEDLY RAN OVER HIS EX-WIFE.

 

ERIE COUNTY DEPUTIES ARE STILL INVESTIGATING A GRAND ISLAND CRASH THAT SENT A TEEN TO E-C-M-C.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN WAS SENTENCED TO FIVE YEARS BEHIND BARS FOR A RAPE LAST MAY.

 

THREE PEOPLE ARE DETAINED FOR ATTEMPTING TO ENTER THE U.S. BY SWIMMING ACROSS THE NIAGARA RIVER.

 

COUNTY LAWMAKERS VOTED UNANIMOUSLY TO OPPOSE NEW YORK’S PROPOSAL TO BECOME A SANCTUARY STATE.

 

VOLUNTEERS FROM EIGHT FIRE COMPANIES PITCHED IN TO BUILD A SANDBAG WALL AT OLCOTT WEDNESDAY.

 

IN ROCHESTER, POLICE SAY THREE TEENS WERE SHOT AFTER A STREET FIGHT IN THE CITY.

 

AND THE SENIOR P-G-A CHAMPIONSHIP TEES OFF IN SUBURBAN ROCHESTER TODAY.


Hometown Headlines 5/22/19

LONG-TIME FARMER AND LOCAL HISTORIAN JOHN HALL HAS DIED AT AGE 95.

 

ALL LOCAL SCHOOL BUDGETS WERE APPROVED BY VOTERS IN TUESDAY’ELECTIONS.

 

TWO NEW ARRESTS ON TOWN OF LOCKPORT POLICE REPORTS AND NO ACCIDENTS REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY TUESDAY.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN WAS INDICTED YESTERDAY BY A FEDERAL GRAND JURY ON DRUG AND BOMB-MAKING CHARGES.

 

THE VICTIM OF MONDAY’S DEADLY FIRE IN BUFFALO HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED.

 

IN ALBANY TUESDAY, NICK LANGWORTHY LAID OUT HIS PLANS FOR THE NEW YORK REPUBLICAN PARTY.

 

A ROCHESTER POLICE OFFICER WAS INJURED TUESDAY WHILE RESPONDING TO A DOMESTIC INCIDENT.

 

SABRES’ FANS WILL DIG A LITTLE DEEPER TO PAY FOR TICKETS TO FUTURE HOME GAMES.

 

AND ERIC WOOD JOINS JOHN MURPHY ON THE BUFFALO BILLS’ RADIO BROADCASTS THIS SEASON.


Hometown Headlines 5/21/19

THE GOVERNOR WAS IN OLCOTT MONDAY WHEN HE DECLARED A STATE OF EMERGENCY FOR COUNTIES ALONG LK ONTARIO.

 

IN BUFFALO, AN AFTERNOON HOUSE FIRE ON HARLOW PLACE WAS FATAL FOR AN ELDERLY WOMAN.

 

THREE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN NIAGARA COUNTY MONDAY AND THIRTEEN ARRESTS ON AREA POLICE REPORTS.

 

A LOCKPORT MAN WAS ARRESTED ON TRESPASS CHARGES IN ERIE COUNTY FRIDAY.

 

ERIE COUNTY GOP CHAIRMAN NICK LANGWORTHY WILL TAKE THE SAME JOB WITH THE STATE PARTY THIS SUMMER.

 

ROCHESTER POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A DEADLY HIT AND RUN THAT HAPPENED YESTERDAY.

 

POLICE IN DUNKIRK ARE ASKING FOR HELP IN SOLVING A DEADLY STABBING THAT HAPPENED LAST WEEK.

 

CONSTRUCTION BEGAN MONDAY ON BRIDGES ON SNYDER DRIVE AND DAY ROAD IN THE TOWN OF LOCKPORT.

 

AND THE BUFFALO BISONS OPEN A 3-GAME SERIES WITH THE RED WINGS IN ROCHESTER TONIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 5/20/19

NIAGARA COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS WILL GIVE AN UPDATE ON LAKE ONTARIO WATER LEVELS TODAY.

 

IN BUFFALO, AN EARLY MORNING GAS LEAK IN ELMWOOD VILLAGE PROMPTED POLICE TO EVACUATE SOME RESIDENTS.

 

TWO PEOPLE WERE AIR LIFTED TO ECMC AFTER A SUNDAY CRASH IN SOUTHERN ERIE COUNTY.

 

TWO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY OVER THE WEEKEND.

 

CONSTRUCTION BEGINS TODAY ON BRIDGES ON SNYDER DRIVE AND DAY ROAD IN THE TOWN OF LOCKPORT.

 

LOCKPORT CITY TREASURER SUE MAWHINEY HAS ANNOUNCED HER RUN FOR RE-ELECTION THIS FALL.

 

CAPS AND GOWNS WERE EVERYWHERE AS W-N-Y GRADUATED THOUSANDS ON “COMMENCEMENT WEEKEND.”

 

LOCKPORT EXPECTS TO KICK OFF IT’S 20TH SUMMER OF CLASSIC CAR CRUISES TONIGHT.

 

AND THE BUFFALO BANDITS LOST GAME ONE OF THE NATIONAL LACROSSE LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES.


Hometown Headlines 5/17/19

FORMER ASSEMBLYWOMAN JANE CORWIN WILL CHAIR THE EMBATTLED I-J-C WATER REGULATION COMMISSION.

 

IN BUFFALO, POLICE ARE LOOKING INTO THE CITY’S 12TH HOMICIDE OF 2019.

 

A BUFFALO TEENAGER ADMITTED IN COUNTY COURT THIS WEEK TO AN ARMED ROBBERY IN THE FALLS LAST YEAR.

 

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

 

ROCHESTER P.D. HAS MADE AN ARREST IN CONNECTION WITH A DEADLY STABBING IN THAT CITY WEDNESDAY.

 

NEW YORKERS MAY ACTUALLY GET A BREAK ON ELECTRICITY COSTS THIS SUMMER.

 

THERE’S A NEW PUSH AMONG ALBANY LAWMAKERS TO LEGALIZE POT FOR RECREATIONAL USE.

 

WHILE SENATOR GILLIBRAND STUMPS FOR THE WHITE HOUSE, HER POPULARITY WITH NEW YORK VOTERS PLUMMETS.

 

AND THE STRIPERS HAMMERED THE HERD 11-2 LAST NIGHT AND LOUISVILLE COMES IN FOR A WEEKEND SERIES.


Hometown Headlines 5/16/19

BUFFALO POLICE RESPONDED TO A SHOOTING WEDNESDAY NIGHT WHERE ONE PERSON WAS KILLED

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN WAS CARJACKED AT GUNPOINT EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING

 

A BUFFALO MAN WAS ARRESTED AFTER SHOOTING A GUN INTO A HOME WITH SIX PEOPLE INSIDE

 

EIGHT PEOPLE HAVE BEEN ARRESTED IN AN ALLEGED COCAINE, HEROIN AND FENTANYL RING

 

FOUR ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY ROADWAYS TO REPORT FROM WEDNESDAY

 

THE FIRST POSITIVE RABIES CASE OF 2019 WAS CONFIRMED IN NIAGARA COUNTY

 

A NORTH TONAWANDA COUPLE IS SUING A VAPE SHOP AFTER AN E-CIGARETTE EXPLODED ON THEM

 

A CLARENCE FINANCIAL ADVISER WAS SENTENCED TO PRISON FOR DEFRAUDING HIS CLIENTS

 

THE STATE SENATE HAS GIVEN THE GREEN LIGHT TO A NEW SEAT BELT LAW

 

AND, THE BUFFALO SABRES HAVE OFFICIALLY HIRED RALPH KRUEGER AS HEAD COACH


Hometown Headlines 5/15/19

HIGH LAKE WATERS HAVE PROMPTED NEWFANE OFFICIALS TO CLOSE OLCOTT BEACH FOR THE ENTIRE SUMMER SEASON.

 

SOME CAMBRIA RESIDENTS PROTESTED LAST NIGHT AT AN INFORMATION MEETING ON A PROPOSED SOLAR PROJECT.

 

A YOUNG NIAGARA FALLS MAN IS GOING TO PRISON FOR 16 YEARS AFTER A CRIME SPREE LAST FALL.

 

AN ORCHARD PARK DOCTOR WAS SENTENCED TO PROBATION FOR USING THE ID’S OF DEAD PATIENTS TO GET DRUGS.

 

TWO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY YESTERDAY.

 

ELECTED OFFICIALS IN BUFFALO RECEIVED PAY RAISES FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 21 YEARS.

 

NEW YORK’S SEAT BELT LAW COULD BE ABOUT TO CHANGE AFTER A SENATE VOTE THIS WEEK.

 

BUFFALO BILLS’ SUPERFAN “PANCHO BILLA” HAS LOST HIS BATTLE WITH PANCREATIC CANCER.

 

AND THE SABRES ARE EXPECTED TO INTRODUCE RALPH KREUGER AS THEIR NEW HEAD COACH.


Hometown Headlines 5/14/19

JOHN BEILEIN HAS LEAPED FROM COLLEGE HOOPS TO THE N-B-A BY SIGNING TO COACH THE CLEVELAND CAVALIERS.

 

IN GENESEE COUNTY, A WOMAN WAS KILLED LAST NIGHT IN A HEAD-ON CRASH NEAR LEROY.

 

POLICE HAVE ID’D 17-YEAR-OLD TYLER WACKOWSKI AS THE VICTIM OF SUNDAY’S FATAL CRASH IN WEST SENECA.

 

FOUR MORE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS REPORTED ON NIAGARA COUNTY HIGHWAYS MONDAY.

 

REPEAT OFFENDER DAVANTE CLARK OF LOCKPORT PLEADED GUILTY MONDAY IN SUPREME COURT TO FIVE FELONIES.

 

A LOCKPORT COUPLE WAS BUSTED IN JAMESTOWN LAST WEEK ON POT POSSESSION CHARGES.

 

AN $80M-DOLLAR RENOVATION PROJECT IS NOW UNDERWAY AT BUFFALO-NIAGARA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.

 

THE PARTIES INVOLVED IN “WOODSTOCK 50” ARE BATTLING IN COURT AS THE FESTIVAL REMAINS UP IN THE AIR.

 

AND THE BISONS KICK-OFF A SIX-GAME HOME STAND AGAINST GWINNETT TONIGHT AT SAHLEN FIELD.


Hometown Headlines 5/13/19

SINCERE WILEY OF LOCKPORT IS DUE IN COURT TODAY ON MULTIPLE CHARGES AFTER A WEEKEND POLICE CHASE.

 

ONE PERSON IS DEAD AND FIVE INJURED AFTER A DEADLY MOTHER’S DAY CRASH IN WEST SENECA.

 

FOUR TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS ON NIAGARA COUNTY ROADWAYS OVER THE WEEKEND.

 

BUFFALO P.D. CAUGHT UP WITH AN ESCAPED PRISONER IN THE QUEEN CITY SUNDAY MORNING.

 

A MAJOR COCAINE BUST LAST SUMMER HAS RESULTED IN A LONG PRISON SENTENCE FOR AN N-T MAN.

 

A TUSCARORA RESERVATION MAN IS GOING TO STATE PRISON FOR TRYING TO RUN DOWN A LEWISTON COP.

 

IN ALBANY, STATE SENATORS WILL BE VOTING TODAY ON A BILL THAT WOULD EXPAND SPORTS GAMBLING.

 

WET & COOL WEATHER CONDITIONS MAY FORCE THE MONDAY NIGHT “KICK-OFF” CRUISE TO CANCEL.

 

AND IN SPORTS, THE BUFFALO BANDITS ARE BACK IN THE NATIONAL LACROSSE LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP.


Hometown Headlines 5/10/19

AN AUTOPSY IS SCHEDULED TODAY ON THE REMAINS FOUND AFTER THIS WEEK’S FIRE IN BUFFALO’S ELMWOOD VILLAGE.

 

BUFFALO POLICE HAVE RELEASED THE NAME OF THE CITY’S LATEST HOMICIDE VICTIM.

 

A FORMER U-B STUDENT HAS ADMITTED TO HER ROLE IN A HIT-AND-RUN ACCIDENT LAST YEAR.

 

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

 

ALEXANDRA MEDERO OF LOCKPORT FACES FELONY DRUG AND WEAPONS CHARGES AFTER HER ARREST LAST WEEK.

 

THREE LOCKPORT MEN PLEADED GUILTY THIS WEEK IN COUNTY COURT TO BURGLARIZING A LOCK STREET HOME.

 

RISING LAKE LEVELS HAVE LED TO A STATE OF EMERGENCY BEING DECLARED IN MONROE COUNTY.

 

THE ERIE CANAL’S NAVIGATION SEASON OPENS NEXT FRIDAY BUT CELEBRATIONS BEGIN TOMORROW.

 

AND IN SPORTS, THE BISONS BEAT THE BRAVES 7-2 AT GWINNETT YESTERDAY.


Hometown Headlines 5/9/19

A LOCKPORT MAN WITH MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES IS LOCKED UP AFTER THREATENING THE LIFE OF THE PRESIDENT.

 

IN BUFFALO, THREE PEOPLE WERE HOSPITALIZED AND ONE IS STILL MISSING AFTER A FIRE IN ELMWOOD VILLAGE.

 

BUFFALO POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING THAT CITY’S LATEST HOMICIDE ON THE EAST SIDE.

 

FOUR ACCIDENTS REPORTED IN THE COUNTY WEDNESDAY - THREE OF THEM IN THE FALLS.

 

LAKE ONTARIO WATER LEVELS ARE BEING CLOSELY WATCHED IN NIAGARA AND ORLEANS COUNTIES.

 

MORE LEAD TESTING IS COMING TO LOCKPORT’S LOWERTOWN NEIGHBORHOOD THIS SUMMER.

 

APPLICATIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED FOR THE SIXTH YEAR OF 43-NORTH START-UP COMPETITION.

 

THE WHO BRING THEIR “MOVING ON” TOUR TO BUFFALO’S KEYBANK CENTER TONIGHT.

 

AND CONGRESSMAN REED WANTS THE BILLS TO RE-THINK THEIR NEW TAILGATING POLICY.


Hometown Headlines 5/8/19

MERCY FLIGHT TRANSPORTED THE INJURED FROM A 2-VEHICLE CRASH ON ROUTE 31 IN ROYALTON THIS MORNING.

 

IN BUFFALO, THREE PEOPLE ARE HOSPITALIZED AFTER A MASSIVE OVERNIGHT FIRE IN ELMWOOD VILLAGE.

 

FIVE ACCIDENTS REPORTED ON NIAGARA COUNTY ROADWAYS TUESDAY.

 

STATE D-E-C POLICE AND THE SPCA RAIDED PETS PLUS ON WEST AVENUE TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

 

REPUBLICAN LEGISLATORS TUESDAY REJECTED A CALL FOR A STATE AUDIT OF WESTERN O-T-B.

 

A LOCKPORT MAN HAS BEEN JAILED ON WEAPONS AND OTHER CHARGES AFTER A WEEKEND TRAFFIC STOP BY L-P-D.

 

A LOCKPORT WOMAN GOT PROBATION ON A FELONY D-W-I CHARGE, BUT FACES POSSIBLE PRISON FROM THE FEDS.

 

THE V-A HAS SETTLED A WRONGFULL DEATH CASE OF A MAN WHO DIED FROM INFECTION AFTER SURGERY.

 

AND THE BISONS BEAT THE BRAVES 9-6 AT GWINNETT LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 5/7/19

BASHAR HALL OF BUFFALO IS FACING 25 YEARS IN PRISON FOR THE BEATING DEATH OF A 2-YEAR-OLD CHILD.

 

SEVEN ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS AND TWO ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY MONDAY.

 

THREE HAZMAT CREWS RESPONDED TO THE SCENE OF A SINKING YACHT IN WILSON YESTERDAY.

 

AS FLU CASES IN NEW YORK DECLINE, MONROE COUNTY REPORTS ITS 21ST DEATH FROM THE VIRUS.

 

A NORTH TONAWANDA COUPLE HAS BEEN ID’D AS THE OWNERS OF A MISTREATED DOG SEIZED SATURDAY.

 

LOCKPORT VOTERS WILL CAST BALLOTS IN TWO WEEKS FOR FOUR SEATS ON THE CITY SCHOOL BOARD.

 

VOTERS IN BUFFALO WILL VOTE TODAY FOR ALL NINE SEATS ON THAT CITY’S SCHOOL BOARD.

 

SENATOR SCHUMER IS READY TO INTRODUCE A BILL TO STOP ANNOYING ROBOCALLS.

 

AND THE BISONS OPEN A SIX-GAME ROAD TRIP TONIGHT WITH A GAME AT GWINNETT.


Hometown Headlines 5/6/19

THERE WILL BE AN INCREASED POLICE PRESENCE AROUND ALBION CENTRAL TODAY AFTER A CYBER THREAT.

 

FIVE ACCIDENTS ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS THIS WEEKEND AND TWO FIRES ON 60TH STREET IN THE FALLS.

 

THE SHERIFF’S MARINE DIVISION RESCUED A DISTRESSED BOATER OFF OLCOTT SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

 

TWO MOTHERS AND THEIR YOUNG CHILDREN ARE O-K AFTER BEING RESCUED FROM ZOAR VALLEY GORGE.

 

IN REGIONAL NEWS - A FATAL CRASH IN CATTARAUGUS COUNTY AND A DEADLY SHOOTING IN ROCHESTER.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN IS FACING SERIOUS PRISON TIME IN A FEDERAL DRUG SMUGGLING CONSPIRACY.

 

CONSTITUTIONAL QUESTIONS MAY DELAY THE TRIAL OF WNY CONGRESSMAN CHRIS COLLINS.

 

LPD’S NEWEST OFFICER IS ON BOARD AS THE DEPARTMENT ACHIEVES FULL STAFFING LEVEL.

 

AND A PITCHING GEM POWERED THE BISONS TO A 3-2 WIN SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT SAHLEN FIELD.


Hometown Headlines 5/3/19

A LOCKPORT MAN HAS FILED A LAWSUIT CLAIMING HE WAS BEATEN BY AN LPD OFFICER IN 2017.

 

THE ERIE COUNTY D-A SAYS THE DEATH OF A TONAWANDA WOMAN IS BEING TREATED AS A HOMICIDE.

 

A MEDINA MAN HAS BEEN INDICTED ON MURDER CHARGES FOR A 2002 BEATING OF A YOUNGSTER.

 

A DRUG RAID ON ONTARIO STREET WEDNESDAY NIGHT RESULTED IN THE ARREST OF A 42-YEAR-OLD MAN.

 

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

 

HOWARD ZEMSKY IS STEPPING DOWN AS CEO OF THE EMPIRE STATE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION.

 

PRISONERS HAVE BEEN CALLED IN TO FILL SANDBAGS TO HELP KEEP LAKESHORE COMMUNITIES SAFE FROM FLOODING.

 

FLU CASES ACROSS NEW YORK CONTINUE TO DROP WITH ONLY 1000 NEW CASES LAST WEEK.

 

AND THE BISONS SPLIT A THURSDAY EVENING TWIN BILL WITH PAWTUCKET AT SAHLEN FIELD.


Hometown Headlines 5/2/19

EASTERN NIAGARA HOSPITAL MADE A MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT WEDNESDAY ABOUT ITS FUTURE.

 

STATE OFFICIALS ARE WORKING TO LIMIT THE DAMAGE FROM POTENTIAL FLOODING ALONG LAKE ONTARIO SHORES.

 

THE COUNTY LEGISLATURE IS EXPECTED TO CALL FOR A FULL STATE AUDIT OF WESTERN REGIONAL O-T-B.

 

TONAWANDA P.D. ARRESTED A MAN YESTERDAY IN CONNECTION WITH THE DEATH OF A WOMAN.

 

FOUR TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS WERE REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY WEDNESDAY.

 

IN ONTARIO COUNTY, A TRUCK DRIVER IS DEAD AFTER AN ACCIDENT AT A HOME DEPOT STORE.

 

A CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY COUPLE IS CHARGED WITH CHILD ENDANGERMENT AFTER A TODDLER WANDERED ONTO ROUTE 60.

 

PASSING A STOPPED SCHOOL BUS IN NEW YORK IS ABOUT TO GET VERY EXPENSIVE.

 

AND THE BUFFALO BILLS HAVE RE-DESIGNED TAILGATING AT NEW ERA FIELD FOR THE UPCOMING SEASON.


Hometown Headlines 5/1/19

THE WIFE AND TWO DAUGHTERS OF ATTORNEY ROSS CELLINO HAVE STARTED A NEW PERSONAL INJURY LAW FIRM.

 

NORTH TONAWANDA IS COMING TOGETHER TO ASSIST FOUR BUSINESSES DAMAGED IN MONDAY’S FIRE.

 

A FALLS MAN AND LOCKPORT WOMAN WILL ENTER A DRUG DIVERSION PROGRAM INSTEAD OF PRISON.

 

A NORTH TONAWANDA MAN PLEADED NOT GUILTY MONDAY TO RAPE AND CHILD PORN CHARGES.

 

ONE ARREST ON THE CITY POLICE REPORT AND ONE TRAFFIC MISHAP IN THE COUNTY TUESDAY.

 

IN BUFFALO, POLICE ARE LOOKING INTO THE DEATH OF A CITY MAN WHOSE BODY WAS DISCOVERED YESTERDAY.

 

THE QUEEN CITY’S LATEST HOMICIDE VICTIM HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED AS 31-YEAR-OLD DEQUAN NEWKIRK.

 

THE TWO-DAY “NIAGARA COUNTY TRAFFIC SAFETY FAIR” KICKS OFF AT THE KENAN CENTER TODAY.

 

AND THE BISONS TOOK TWO FROM PAWTUCKET TUESDAY NIGHT AT SOGGY SAHLEN FIELD.


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