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Hometown Headlines 01/20/20

ONE PERSON IS DEAD AND THREE FIREFIGHTERS HURT AFTER A TRIO OF FIRES IN THE FALLS AND BUFFALO.

 

A WOMAN IS BEING TREATED FOR SERIOUS INJURIES AFTER SHE WAS STRUCK DOWN ON SHERIDAN DRIVE LAST NIGHT.

 

SIX ACCIDENTS REPORTED ON ICY NIAGARA COUNTY ROADWAYS OVER THE WEEKEND.

 

A BUFFALO DRUG-DEALER HAS BEEN SENTENCED TO TEN YEARS IN FEDERAL PRISON ON TRAFFICKING CHARGES.

 

A FALLS MAN WAS BUSTED FOR AGGRAVATED D-W-I AFTER CRASHING INTO A POLE IN WILSON LAST WEEK.

 

AS CHRIS COLLINS GETS READY FOR PRISON TIME, TWO OF HIS CO-CONSPIRATORS WILL BE SENTENCED THIS WEEK.

 

CHANGES TO THE STATE’S CONTROVERSIAL “BAIL REFORM” LEGISLATION ARE BOGGED DOWN IN ALBANY.

 

NIAGARA UNIVERSITY IS HOSTING A NUMBER OF EVENTS TO COMMEMORATE MARTIN LUTHER KING JUNIOR DAY.

 

AND, THE SABRES LOST TO NASHVILLE SATURDAY AS THE NHL GOES INTO IT’S WEEK-LONG WINTER BREAK.


Hometown Headlines 01/17/20

FORMER CONGRESSMAN CHRIS COLLINS IS IN NEW YORK CITY TODAY FOR SENTENCING ON INSIDER TRADING CHARGES.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY DEMOCRATS ARE PROPOSING CHANGES TO THE COUNTY’S HIRING PRACTICES.

 

A “GREEN LIGHT FIGHT” IN STATE SUPREME COURT HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO FEBRUARY 6TH.

 

SERVICES WILL BE HELD THIS WEEKEND FOR TWO BUFFALO BUSINESSMEN KILLED IN A HELICOPTER CRASH LAST WEEK.

 

ONE ACCIDENT IN NORTH TONAWANDA THURSDAY AND FIVE ARRESTS ON AREA POLICE REPORTS.

 

GENERAL MOTORS IS MAKING ANOTHER MULTI-MILLION-DOLLAR INVESTMENT IN IT’S TONAWANDA ENGINE PLANT.

 

THE STATE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT REPORTS THAT MORE KIDS ARE GRADUATING FROM HIGH SCHOOL.

 

FLU CASES IN NEW YORK ARE RISING, BUT HOSPITALIZATIONS FROM THE VIRUS ARE DOWN.

 

AND, THE SABRES EARNED A HARD-FOUGHT THIRD STRAIGHT WIN AS THEY STOPPED THE STARS 4-1 IN DALLAS LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 01/16/20

THE GRAND LARCENY CASE AGAINST THE PENDLETON HIGHWAY SUPERINTENDENT MAY GO TO A GRAND JURY.

 

FORMER CONGRESSMAN CHRIS COLLINS FINDS OUT TOMORROW HOW MUCH (IF ANY) JAIL TIME HE WILL FACE.

 

NIAGARA FALLS POLICE SAY THE CHRISTMAS EVE DEATH OF A POPULAR RESTAURANT OWNER IS A HOMICIDE.

 

IN BUFFALO, CLARENCE BRYANT HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH KILLING HIS FORMER GIRLFRIEND.

 

ONE ACCIDENT REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY WEDNESDAY AND FIVE ARRESTS ON AREA POLICE REPORTS.

 

THE FLU IS FORCING BUFFALO’S OISHEI CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL TO ALTER ITS VISITATION POLICY.

 

MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT DAVID BELLAVIA APPEARED BEFORE A PACKED HOUSE IN LOCKPORT LAST NIGHT.

 

LOCKPORT’S WIDEWATERS DRIVE-IN HAS A NEW OWNER WHO IS PLANNING A SPRINGTIME OPENING.

 

AND, THE SABRES GO FOR THREE-WINS-A-ROW WHEN THEY SKATE AGAINST THE STARS IN DALLAS TONIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 01/15/20

EASTERN NIAGARA HOSPITAL HAS LOCKED DOWN FUNDING FOR IT’S $9.8M-DOLLAR E-R PROJECT.

 

THE DIOCESE OF BUFFALO HAS ANNOUNCED A $10M-DOLLAR GOAL FOR IT’S 2020 CATHOLIC CHARITIES CAMPAIGN.

 

ONE ACCIDENT REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY TUESDAY ON MILITARY ROAD IN LEWISTON.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN WILL SPEND UP TO 3 YEARS BEHIND BARS FOR ASSAULTING A MAN WITH A GARBAGE TOTE.

 

TWO MEN HAVE PLEADED NOT GUILTY IN A SALAMANCA HOMICIDE THAT LEFT A MAN DEAD.

 

GENESEE COUNTY DEPUTIES ARE LOOKING INTO A SERIES OF CAR THEFTS IN PRIVATE DRIVEWAYS AND PARKING LOTS.

 

IN ROCHESTER, A POLICE OFFICER WAS ONE OF TWO PEOPLE INJURED IN A CITY CRASH LAST NIGHT.

 

MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT DAVID BELLAVIA WILL APPEAR AT LOCKPORT’S PALACE THEATRE TONIGHT AT 7.

 

AND, THE SABRES MADE IT TWO-WINS-A-ROW WITH A 4-2 VICTORY OVER VEGAS ON HOME ICE LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 01/14/20

A POLICE CHASE ENDED IN GENESEE COUNTY YESTERDAY WITH ONE PERSON DEAD AND TWO INJURED.

 

IN THE SOUTHERN TIER, TWO PEOPLE HAVE BEEN CHARGED WITH MURDER AFTER A BODY WAS FOUND IN SALAMANCA.

 

THREE ACCIDENTS IN NIAGARA COUNTY MONDAY AND A FIRE THAT ATTRACTED THREE FIRE COMPANIES.

 

FIVE ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS, INCLUDING TWO FOR D-W-I.

 

STATE PROSECUTORS ARE CALLING FOR EX-CONGRESSMAN COLLINS TO SPEND AT LEAST FIVE YEARS IN PRISON.

 

IN BUFFALO, MORE TESTIMONY TODAY IN THE DOUBLE MURDER TRIAL OF KENYATTA AUSTIN.

 

HEALTH OFFICIALS IN ERIE COUNTY ARE STEPPING UP CALLS FOR FLU SHOTS AFTER A HAMBURG BOY DIED LAST WEEK.

 

WEGMANS STORES HAVE ISSUED A RE-CALL INVOLVING A BREADED CHICKEN PRODUCT.

 

AND, THE SABRES GO FOR TWO-WINS-A-ROW WHEN THEY HOST THE VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS TONIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 1/13/20

DAMAGE FROM HIGH WINDS WAS WIDESPREAD ACROSS WESTERN NEW YORK OVER THE WEEKEND

 

A BURNED BODY WAS FOUND SATURDAY NIGHT AT THE SCENE OF A VEHICLE FIRE IN NIAGARA FALLS

 

A CHEEKTOWAGA MAN HAS BEEN ARRESTED FOR SHOOTING A BUFFALO MAN SUNDAY MORNING

 

A NIAGARA FALLS CAB DRIVER DEFENDED HIMSELF IN AN ARMED HOLDUP SATURDAY NIGHT 

 

THE NTSB WILL SOON FILE ITS PRELIMINARY REPORT ON A HELICOPTER CRASH THAT TOOK THE LIVES OF TWO LOCAL MEN

 

SEVERAL GROUPS WILL BE COMING TOGETHER IN ALBANY TODAY TO SUPPORT THE BAN OF FLAVORED TOBACCO PRODUCTS

 

AND, THE SABRES BEAT THE RED WINGS ON SUNDAY, 5 TO 1


Hometown Headlines 01/10/20

A ‘WET WEEKEND’ IS IN STORE FOR WESTERN NEW YORK WITH A FLOOD WATCH ALREADY POSTED.

 

WELL-KNOWN BUFFALO BUSINESSMAN MARK CROCE WAS KILLED IN A PENNSYLVANIA HELICOPTER CRASH LAST NIGHT.

 

A MIDDLEPORT MAN FACES FELONY D-W-I CHARGES AFTER HIS VEHICLE PLOWED INTO A NEWFANE HOME LATE WEDNESDAY.

 

TWO ACCIDENTS IN NIAGARA FALLS THURSDAY AND THREE ARRESTS ON CITY AND TOWN POLICE REPORTS IN LOCKPORT.

 

A TOWN OF HARTLAND COUPLE - CHARGED WITH CHILD SEX ABUSE - HAVE A MONTH TO CONSIDER A PLEA OFFER.

 

IN BUFFALO, TESTIMONY RESUMES MONDAY IN THE DOUBLE MURDER TRIAL OF KENYATTA AUSTIN.

 

STATE ASSEMBLYMAN BRIAN KOLB HAS PLEADED NOT GUILTY TO DRUNK DRIVING CHARGES.

 

NEW YORKERS ARE FEELING THE FULL IMPACT OF FLU SEASON AS NEW CASES CONTINUE TO INCREASE.

 

AND, THE SABRES GOT SMOKED IN ST LOUIS LAST NIGHT AS THE BLUES BEAT THEM 5-1.


Hometown Headlines 01/09/20

IN BUFFALO, A 23-YEAR-OLD MAN IS ACCUSED OF KILLING HIS GIRLFRIEND’S 2-YEAR-OLD SON.

 

FIRE INVESTIGATORS ARE LOOKING INTO A BLAZE IN BUFFALO’S VACANT SHORELINE APARTMENTS YESTERDAY.

 

AFTER 42 YEARS, STEREO ADVANTAGE HAS CLOSED, BUT IT’S PARENT COMPANY CONTINUES TO THRIVE.

 

FIVE ACCIDENTS REPORTED ON NIAGARA COUNTY HIGHWAYS WEDNESDAY.

 

A TOWN OF LOCKPORT MAN CHARGED WITH CHILD SEX ABUSE HAS BEEN COMMITTED TO A PSYCH CENTER.

 

STATE REPUBLICANS WERE CRITICAL OF GOVERNOR CUOMO’S “STATE OF THE STATE” ADDRESS YESTERDAY.

 

FRIENDS OF EX-CONGRESSMAN CHRIS COLLINS RALLIED TO HIS SUPPORT WITH LETTERS TO HIS SENTENCING JUDGE.

 

IN ROCHESTER, AN 81-YEAR-OLD MAN IS FIGHTING FOR HIS LIFE AFTER HE WAS STRUCK BY A VEHICLE LAST NIGHT.

 

AND, THE SABRES RETURN TO ACTION AGAINST THE STANLEY CUP CHAMPION BLUES IN ST LOUIS TONIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 01/08/20

A CAMBRIA MAN WAS STRUCK AND KILLED BY A GARBAGE TRUCK IN FRONT OF HIS HOME TUESDAY.

 

FOUR VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANIES RESPONDED TO A STRUCTURE FIRE IN LEWISTON YESTERDAY MORNING.

 

THREE ACCIDENTS ON NIAGARA COUNTY HIGHWAYS TUESDAY AND TEN ARRESTS ON AREA POLICE REPORTS.

 

THE NIAGARA COUNTY LEGISLATURE ELECTED ITS FIRST FEMALE CHAIRPERSON LAST NIGHT.

 

THE U.S. PROBATION OFFICE HAS MADE ITS SENTENCING RECOMMENDATION FOR EX-CONGRESSMAN CHRIS COLLINS.

 

THERE’S NEW INFORMATION ON THE D-W-I ARREST OF FORMER ASSEMBLY MINORITY LEADER BRIAN KOLB.

 

THE GOVERNOR WILL LAY OUT HIS 2020 AGENDA AT HIS “STATE OF THE STATE” ADDRESS THIS AFTERNOON.

 

LOCKPORT’S HISTORIC PALACE THEATRE HAS RECEIVED A $100,000 GRANT FROM THE JOHN OISHEI FOUNDATION.

 

AND, THE SABRES ARE BACK IN ACTION AGAINST THE STANLEY CUP CHAMPS IN ST LOUIS TOM’R NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 01/07/20

MORE GUNFIRE ON BUFFALO’S EAST SIDE MONDAY SENT A MAN TO ECMC – JUST ONE DAY AFTER A FATAL SHOOTING.

 

BUFFALO’S APOSTOLIC ADMINISTRATOR EXPECTS A DECISION SOON ON WHETHER THE DIOCESE WILL FILE BANKRUPTCY.

 

THE ERIE COUNTY D-A’S OFFICE SAYS IT WILL NOT BE FILING CHARGES AGAINST FATHER JEFFREY NOWAK.

 

ONE ACCIDENT IN NIAGARA COUNTY MONDAY REPORTED AT AKRON AND ROOSEVELT IN LOCKPORT.

 

AFTER A FLOOD OF COMPLAINTS FROM LAW ENFORCEMENT, THE GOVERNOR SAYS HE WILL AMEND THE NEW BAIL REFORM LAW.

 

THE HALLS OF THE STATE CAPITOL ARE BUZZING AS LAWMAKERS RETURN TO ALBANY TOM’R FOR THE 2020 SESSION.

 

G-O-P ASSEMBLYMAN WILLIAM BARCLAY IS EXPECTED TO BE NAMED MINORITY LEADER TO REPLACE BRIAN KOLB.

 

WEGMAN’S SHOPPERS WON’T SEE PLASTIC BAGS ANYMORE AFTER JANUARY 27TH.

 

AND, THE SABRES COME OFF A 4-DAY BREAK TO PLAY THE BLUES IN ST LOUIS THURSDAY NIGHT.


WLVL Announces New Programming Lineup for 2020

 

WLVL is excited to announce that we have expanded our programming lineup for 2020!

 

Beginning Monday January 6th, WLVL is pleased to welcome Glenn Beck to the WNY airwaves for the first time ever.

"The Glenn Beck Program" can be heard weekdays 3p - 6p on 1340 AM, 105.3 FM, or streaming live at wlvl.com

 

Our new weekday lineup is as follows:

 

1a - 5a: Fox Sports Radio

5a - 6a: First Light

6a - 9a: Lockport's Early Morning News with Paul Oates and Hank Nevins

9a - 10a: Tradio with Paul Oates

10a - 11a: Ask The Pro

11a - 12p: DJV Show

12p - 1p: Niagara Noon News Hour

1p - 3p: Dave Ramsey Show

3p - 6p: The Glenn Beck Program

6p - 9p: Mark Levin

9p - 11p: Ben Shapiro

11p - 1a: Clark Howard

 

More great things to come in 2020.  All of us at WLVL would like to thank our loyal listeners and advertisers for their continued support!


Hometown Headlines 01/06/20

A LOCKPORT WOMAN WAS AIRLIFTED TO ECMC AFTER SHE WAS STRUCK BY TWO CARS ON ROBINSON ROAD LAST EVENING.

 

THREE OTHER ACCIDENTS REPORTED ON NIAGARA COUNTY HIGHWAYS SUNDAY.

 

AFTER YEARS OF SQUABBLING – IN AND OUT OF COURT – CELLINO & BARNES ARE FINALLY SPLITTING.

 

IN COURT ACTION, A FALLS TEEN IS FACING 16 YEARS IN PRISON FOR 18 FELONIES AND 4 MISDEMEANORS.

 

A JANUARY 14TH COURT DATE HAS BEEN SET FOR PENDLETON HIGHWAY SUPERINTENDENT JEFFREY STOWELL.

 

LPD CAPTAIN DOUGLAS HAAK JR WILL MONITOR THE LOCKPORT SCHOOL DISTRICT’S FACIAL RECOGNITION SECURITY SYSTEM.

 

IN BUFFALO, A 19-YEAR-OLD MAN WAS SHOT AND KILLED ON THE EAST SIDE EARLY SUNDAY.

 

A YOUNG MAN DROWNED IN ORLEANS COUNTY FRIDAY WHILE FLY FISHING WITH HIS GRANDFATHER.

 

AND, THE BILLS ALLOWED THE TEXANS TO RALLY FOR A 3-POINT OT WIN IN SATURDAY’S WILD CARD GAME AT HOUSTON.


Hometown Headlines 01/03/20

THE LOCKPORT CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT BEGAN USING ITS FACIAL RECOGNITION SYSTEM THURSDAY.

 

IN ALBION, STUDENTS WILL SEE AN INCREADED POLICE PRESENCE ON CAMPUS TODAY AFTER SOCIAL MEDIA THREATS.

 

THREE ACCIDENTS REPORTED ON NIAGARA COUNTY HIGHWAYS YESTERDAY.

 

BUFFALO POLICE HAVE ARRESTED TWO WOMEN WHO ADMIT TO STARTING A WEST SIDE HOUSE FIRE NEW YEARS DAY.

 

A SPECIAL PROSECUTOR WILL LOOK INTO THE D-W-I ARREST OF STATE ASSEMBLY MINORITY LEADER BRIAN KOLB.

 

A STATE TROOPER WAS ARRESTED NEW YEARS EVE FOR A CRASH LAST JULY THAT INJURED FIVE PEOPLE.

 

DEPUTIES IN ONTARIO COUNTY ARE INVESTIGATING A HOMICIDE IN CANANDAIGUA LAST NIGHT.

 

THE LEGAL BATTLE OVER A SPECIAL ELECTION IN THE “NY-27” DISTRICT HAS GONE TO STATE SUPREME COURT.

 

AND, THE SABRES SNAPPED A 4-GAME LOSING STREAK WITH A 3-2 OT WIN AGAINST EDMONTON LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 01/02/20

THOMAS WAGNER OF HARTLAND DIED MONDAY NIGHT IN A 2-CAR HEAD-ON CRASH ON SEAMAN ROAD.

 

IN BUFFALO, INVESTIGATORS SAY A MOLOTOV COCKTAIL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR A NEW YEARS DAY BLAZE.

 

A PAIR OF BUFFALO POLICE OFFICERS ARE RECOVERING AFTER THEY WERE INJURED IN A ROLLOVER CRASH YESTERDAY.

 

STATE ASSEMBLY MINORITY LEADER BRIAN KOLB WAS ARRESTED NEW YEAR’S EVE FOR DRUNK DRIVING.

 

TWO ACCIDENTS AND A GORGE RESCUE REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY NEW YEARS DAY.

 

SEVEN ARRESTS RECORDED ON AREA POLICE REPORTS OVER THE PAST WEEK.

 

FIRE INVESTIGATORS IN ROCHESTER ARE LOOKING INTO THE CAUSE OF A BLAZE IN A TIRE STORE NEW YEARS DAY.

 

MAYOR ROMAN IN LOCKPORT AND MAYOR RESTAINO IN NIAGARA FALLS TOOK THEIR OATHS OF OFFICE YESTERDAY.

 

AND, THE SABRES HOPE TO BOUNCE BACK TONIGHT FROM AN EMBARRASSING LOSS TO THE LIGHTNING NEW YEARS EVE.


Hometown Headlines 12/30/19

BUFFALO POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A SUNDAY NIGHT OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING ON THE CITY'S EAST SIDE

 

A SUNDAY MORNING SHOOTING IN BUFFALO RESULTED IN THE DEATH OF A MAN, AND INJURY TO THREE OTHERS

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN WAS ARRESTED ON SUNDAY FOR AGGRAVATED DWI AFTER HITTING A PEDESTRIAN

 

A CAR DROVE INTO A HOUSE ON EGGERT ROAD SUNDAY MORNING, SENDING A WOMAN TO THE HOSPITAL

 

TWO MEN ARE IN SERIOUS CONDITION AT ECMC AFTER THEY WERE SHOT IN THE FALLS EARLY SATURDAY

 

AND, THE BILLS ARE TAKING ON THE TEXANS IN THE WILD CARD ROUND OF THE PLAYOFFS


Hometown Headlines 12/27/19

A LOCKPORT MAN HAS BEEN ARRESTED AND CHARGED AFTER FLEEING POLICE LAST WEEK

 

A MAN THAT WAS SHOT WHILE BREAKING INTO A HOME LAST MONTH IN GENESSEE COUNTY, HAS BEEN ARRESTED UPON HIS RELEASE FROM THE HOSPITAL

 

THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES OF A BURGLARY THAT RESULTED IN A GASPORT WOMAN LOSING OVER 600 DOLLARS WORTH OF CHRISTMAS GIFTS

 

ON CHRISTMAS EVE, A WOMAN FROM OLCOTT WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH MULTIPLE DRUG AND VEHICLE OPERATING OFFENCES

 

A MAN DIED FOLLOWING A HIT-AND-RUN ACCIDENT THURSDAY AFTERNOON IN JAMESTOWN

 

THE RENOVATION PROJECT OF THE PADDOCK CHEVROLET GOLF DOME IN TONAWANDA IS FINALLY COMPLETE

 

A NEW REPORT IS REVEALING MORE BAD NEWS ABOUT THE SPREAD OF THE FLU

 

AND, THE BUFFALO SABRES WILL HOST THE BOSTON BRUINS TONIGHT AT 7 O’CLOCK


Hometown Headlines 12/20/19

THREATS AT BOTH LOCKPORT AND NIAGARA FALLS HIGH SCHOOLS PROMPTED POLICE INVESTIGATIONS THIS WEEK.

 

IN TONAWANDA, A PARAMEDIC PLEADED GUILTY TO SWIPING PRESCRIPTION MEDICATIONS FROM A DRUG DROP-OFF BOX.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS SCAMMER IS GOING BACK TO THE SLAMMER FOR THE FIFTH TIME.

 

FIVE ACCIDENTS REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY THURSDAY – THREE OF THEM IN THE FALLS.

 

THE ROCHESTER BOARD OF EDUCATION APPROVED 150 LAYOFFS LAST NIGHT TO HELP CLOSE A HUGE BUDGET GAP.

 

THE THRUWAY AUTHORITY IS PLANNING ON MAKING TOLLS HIGHER FOR MOTORISTS WHO DON’T HAVE AN E-Z PASS.

 

THE FLU CONTINUES IT’S RAPID SPREAD ACROSS NEW YORK AS 3200 NEW CASES HAVE BEEN ANNOUNCED.

 

MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT DAVID BELLAVIA IS COMING TO LOCKPORT’S PALACE THEATRE IN JANUARY.

 

AND, THE SABRES LOSING STREAK GOES TO THREE AFTER A BLOW-OUT LOSS TO THE FLYERS IN PHILADELPHIA LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 12/19/19

WESTERN NEW YORK GOT A “WINTER WEATHER PREVIEW” ON WEDNESDAY WITH BURSTS OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW.

 

NO RESOLUTION AT LAST NIGHT’S COMMON COUNCIL PUBLIC HEARING ON DEVELOPMENT OF THE FORMER INFIRMARY.

 

FOUR ACCIDENTS REPORTED ON NIAGARA COUNTY HIGHWAYS WEDNESDAY.

 

AS EXPECTED, WNY’S CONGRESSMEN VOTED ALONG PARTY LINES AT YESTERDAY’S IMPEACHMENT PROCEEDINGS.

 

BISHOP SCHARFENBERGER SAYS THE FINANCIAL FUTURE OF THE DIOCESE OF BUFFALO REMAINS UNCLEAR.

 

 

 

A QUEEN CITY ARSONIST IS GOING TO STATE PRISON FOR A SERIES OF GARAGE FIRES IN THE ELMWOOD VILLAGE.

 

MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT DAVID BELLAVIA IS COMING TO LOCKPORT’S PALACE THEATRE IN JANUARY.

 

AND, THE SABRES TRY TO SNAP A TWO-GAME LOSING STREAK WHEN THEY PLAY THE FLYERS IN PHILADELPHIA TONIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 12/18/19

THE COMMON COUNCIL WILL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING TONIGHT ON THE MORATORIUM OF DEVELOPMENT OF THE FRMR INFIRMARY.

 

ONLY TWO INDIVIDUALS APPLIED FOR A DRIVER’S LICENSE IN LOCKPORT ON “DAY ONE” OF NEW YORK’S GREEN LIGHT LAW.

 

A SCHOOL BUS DRIVER IS DEAD AFTER A CRASH IN CATTARAUGUS COUNTY YESTERDAY.

 

THE OWNER OF THE MAYVILLE DINER HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH FELONY ARSON AFTER IT BURNED TO THE GROUND LAST WEEK.

 

A GRANDMOTHER AND HER GRANDSON DIED TUESDAY IN A HOUSE FIRE IN ONTARIO COUNTY.

 

FOUR ACCIDENTS REPORTED ON NIAGARA COUNTY ROADWAYS TUESDAY.

 

SEVEN MEN ARE FACING SERIOUS CHARGES AFTER ALLEGEDLY TRYING TO MEET TEENAGERS FOR SEX.

 

GREENLIGHT NETWORKS WILL BRING BROADBAND INTERNET TO BUFFALO AND NIAGARA FALLS IN 2020.

 

AND, A LATE RALLY BY THE SABRES FELL SHORT IN TORONTO LAST NIGHT AS THEY LOST TO THE LEAFS 5-3.


Hometown Headlines 12/17/19

A SOUTH BUFFALO BLAZE EARLY MONDAY MORNING HAS CLAIMED THE LIVES OF TWO PEOPLE.

 

AN EAST AURORA WOMAN WHO WAS DRIVING DRUNK WHEN SHE STRUCK A CHILD LAST SUMMER IS FACING PRISON TIME.

 

FOUR ACCIDENTS REPORTED ON NIAGARA COUNTY HIGHWAYS MONDAY.

 

IT’S REPORTED THAT CONGRESS HAS SET ASIDE FUNDS TO REVIEW THE I-J-C’S “PLAN 2014” FOR LAKE ONTARIO.

 

A TEACHERS AIDE AT A MONROE COUNTY DAYCARE HAS BEEN ARRESTED ON DISTURBING CHARGES.

 

ROCHESTER P.D. HAS ID’D THAT CITY’S LATEST HOMICIDE VICTIM AS 29-YEAR-OLD CLARENCE JOHNSON.

 

GREENLIGHT NETWORKS IS BRINGING A NEW CHOICE FOR INTERNET SERVICE TO BUFFALO-NIAGARA.

 

GAS PRICES AT WESTERN NEW YORK PUMPS CONTINUE TO REMAIN STEADY.

 

AND, THE BUFFALO SABRES ARE ON THE ROAD FOR TWO GAMES THIS WEEK – INCLUDING TORONTO TONIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 12/16/19

THE BUFFALO BILLS PUNCHED THEIR TICKET TO THE PLAYOFFS AS THEY STUFFED THE STEELERS IN PITTSBURGH LAST NIGHT.

 

UNDER STRENUOUS OBJECTION FROM MOST COUNTY CLERKS, NEW YORK’S GREEN LIGHT LAW GOES INTO EFFECT TODAY.

 

A SOUTH BUFFALO BLAZE EARLY THIS MORNING SENT TWO PEOPLE TO MERCY HOSPITAL.

 

BUFFALO POLICE ARE TRYING TO TRACK DOWN THE PERSON RESPONSIBLE FOR A SUNDAY SHOOTING ON GENESEE STREET.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS WOMAN WAS ASSULTED AND ROBBED OUTSIDE THE WROBEL TOWERS SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

 

SIX ARRESTS ON AREA POLICE REPORTS AND JUST ONE ACCIDENT REPORTED IN THE COUNTY SUNDAY.

 

A NORTH TONAWANDA GRANDFATHER WILL SPEND A YEAR IN JAIL FOR INJURING HIS 2-WEEK-OLD GREAT GRANDSON.

 

ROCHESTER P.D. IS LOOKING INTO A HOMICIDE WHILE A CITY FIREFIGHTER WAS INJURED BATTLING A BLAZE YESTERDAY.

 

THE ICONIC CENTURY-OLD PUBLIC CLOCK AT MAIN & PINE IN DOWNTOWN LOCKPORT IS BACK AND BETTER THAN EVER.


Hometown Headlines 12/13/19

STUDENTS AND STAFF AT LOCKPORT HIGH WILL SEE INCREASED SECURITY TODAY AFTER A THREAT WAS MADE THURSDAY.

 

AFFORDABLE ARTIST LOFTS MAY BE COMING TO DOWNTOWN LOCKPORT IF A SALE AT HARRISON PLACE GOES THROUGH.

 

FEDERAL AGENTS WERE INVOLVED IN A RAID YESTERDAY AT A CHEEKTOWAGA “GENTLEMEN’S CLUB.”

 

JUST ONE ACCIDENT REPORTED ON NIAGARA COUNTY HIGHWAYS THURSDAY.

 

KATHY SPANGLER - COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR FOR THE DIOCESE OF BUFFALO - HAS RESIGNED.

 

STATE SENATOR PATRICK GALLIVAN ANNOUNCED THURSDAY THAT HE WILL RUN FOR RE-ELECTION IN 2020.

 

ROCHESTER IS AMONG THE TOP TEN CITIES IN THE U.S. ON A LIST OF AFFORDABLE ALTERNATIVES TO MEGAPRICEY TOWNS.

 

THE FLU IS SURGING STATEWIDE IN NEW YORK WITH OVER 1800 NEW CASES REPORTED LAST WEEK.

 

AND, THE SABRES EXTENDED THEIR WIN STREAK TO THREE WITH A 4-3 VICTORY OVER NASHVILLE IN BUFFALO LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 12/12/19

THE STATE REPUBLICAN PARTY IS TAKING GOVERNOR CUOMO TO COURT OVER HIS INACTION ON THE “NY-27” ELECTION.

 

THE “SEE SOMETHING – SAY SOMETHING” SIGNS IN NIAGARA COUNTY D-M-V OFFICES ARE DOWN … FOR NOW.

 

FIVE ACCIDENTS REPORTED ON NIAGARA COUNTY HIGHWAYS WEDNESDAY.

 

THE MAN WHO RAN DOWN A WOMAN WITH HIS TRUCK IN WHEATFIELD BACK IN MAY IS OUT OF JAIL.

 

NIAGARA FALLS POLICE BELIEVE FOUR RECENT VEHICLE FIRES MAY BE THE WORK OF AN ARSONIST.

 

THERE’S NEW INFORMATION IN THE TONAWANDA MANSLAUGHTER CASE OF JOSE RUIZ JUNIOR.

 

SCHOOL BOARD OFFICIALS IN ROCHESTER ARE TAKING A CLOSER LOOK AT NEARLY 200 PROJECTED LAYOFFS.

 

STATE SENATOR JOE ROBACH IS RETIRING OUT OF FRUSTRATION WITH DOWNSTATE DEMOCRATS BLOCKING UPSTATE LEGISLATION

 

AND, THE SABRES HOST NASHVILLE FOR “80’S NIGHT” AT KEYBANK CENTER TONIGHT.

 


Hometown Headlines 12/11/19

THE NIAGARA COUNTY LEGISLATURE LAST NIGHT HIRED CONVICTED FELON KEVIN SCHULER AS THE COUNTY’S P-I-O.

 

A TONAWANDA MAN IS CHARGED WITH MANSLAUGHTER IN CONNECTION WITH HIS WIFE’S DEATH MONDAY.

 

A DOZEN ARRESTS ON REGIONAL POLICE REPORTS AND ONE ACCIDENT IN THE COUNTY TUESDAY.

 

NIAGARA FALLS FIREFIGHTERS EXTINGUISHED A GARAGE FIRE YESTERDAY AFTERNOON.

 

IN BUFFALO, MAYOR BROWN IS DISPELING RUMORS OF A COVER-UP IN A FATAL SOUTH BUFFALO ACCIDENT.

 

SCHOOL OFFICIALS IN BUFFALO HAVE CANCELLED AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES TODAY DUE TO INCOMING WEATHER.

 

AN ALBANY JUDGE HAS RULED IN FAVOR OF NEW YORK’S SCHOOL VACCINATION REQUIREMENTS.

 

A NEW REPORT HAS SOME ENCOURAGING SIGNS IN THE FIGHT AGAINST THE OPIOID CRISIS.

 

AND, THE SABRES STUNNED THE STANLEY CUP CHAMPION ST LOUIS BLUES 5-2 IN BUFFALO LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 12/10/19

FIREFIGHTERS BATTLED TWO BLAZES IN LOCKPORT AND ONE IN MIDDLEPORT EARLY SUNDAY.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN IS RECOVERING FROM GUNSHOT WOUNDS AFTER HE WAS SHOT NEAR GLUCK PARK SUNDAY NIGHT.

 

FORMER CONGRESSMAN CHRIS COLLINS HAS REACHED A SETTLEMENT WITH THE SECURITIES & EXCHAGE COMMISSION.

 

THE TRIAL OF TRAVIS GREEN HAS BEEN DELAYED WHILE HE UNDERGOES A MENTAL COMPETENCY EXAM.

 

THERE’S NEW INFORMATION ON THE ARREST OF U-B RUNNING BACK DYLAN McDUFFIE.

 

CRIME STOPPERS BUFFALO IS OFFERING A REWARD IN A NEARLY YEAR-OLD HOMICIDE CASE.

 

THE SYRACUSE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT IS REACHING OUT TO ROCHESTER TEACHERS WHO ARE FACING LAYOFFS.

 

A PUBLIC MEETING ON NEW PROJECTS FOR THE DOWNTOWN AREA OF NIAGARA FALLS WILL BE HELD TONIGHT.

 

AND, THE SABRES WELCOME RYAN O’REILLY AND THE STANLEY CUP CHAMPION ST LOUIS BLUES TO BUFFALO TONIGHT.


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