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Hometown Headlines Archives for 2021-05

Hometown Headlines 05/28/21

TWO VICTIMS OF FATAL VEHICLE CRASHES ON NIAGARA COUNTY HIGHWAYS WEDNESDAY HAVE BEEN IDENTIFIED.

 

FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT FOUR TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN NIAGARA COUNTY THURSDAY.

 

THOMAS TOWNSEND OF LOCKPORT WAS ARRAIGNED THIS WEEK ON CHARGES STEMMING FROM A FATAL CRASH MAY 8TH.

 

ANOTHER DEATH FROM COVID-19 WAS REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY THURSDAY ALONG WITH 12 NEW CASES.

 

LOCKPORT FIREFIGHTERS EXTINGUISHED A MINOR KITCHEN BLAZE ON NIAGARA STREET YESTERDAY.

 

IN LIVINGSTON COUNTY – NO DAMAGE WAS REPORTED FROM A 2.4 MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE LAST NIGHT.

 

ARTPARK IN LEWISTON IS REQUIRING ATTENDEES AT LARGE EVENTS THIS SUMMER TO BE VACCINATED AGAINST COVID.

 

THREE RETIRING FIRE CHIEFS IN NIAGARA FALLS WERE HONORED AT CEREMONIES WITH MAYOR RESTAINO YESTERDAY.

 

AND MOTORISTS BEWARE! LAW ENFORCEMENT IS OUT IN FORCE ACROSS NEW YORK TO STOP D-W-I THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND.


Hometown Headlines 05/27/21

ONE PERSON WAS KILLED AND ANOTHER SERIOUSLY HURT IN A 2-CAR COLLISION IN CAMBRIA LAST EVENING.

 

THERE WERE FOUR OTHER ACCIDENTS IN NIAGARA COUNTY WEDNESDAY – INCLUDING A SERIOUS MOTORCYCLE CRASH.

 

RADIO LEGEND AND BUFFALO BROADCASTING HALL OF FAMER TOMMY SHANNON DIED LAST EVENING AT THE AGE OF 82.

 

THE NIAGARA COUNTY DEATH TOLL TO COVID-19 IS NOW 352 WITH ANOTHER VIRUS DEATH REPORTED WEDNESDAY.

 

A THIRD RABIES CASE HAS BEEN CONFIRMED IN NEWFANE WHERE A DOG CAME IN CONTACT WITH A RABID RACOON.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN IS FACING UP TO SEVEN YEARS IN PRISON FOR ATTACKING A MAN WITH A MACHETE LAST YEAR.

 

A FORMER MAIL CARRIER IN LEWISTON HAS BEEN FINED $600 FOR DUMPING MORE THAN 1300 PIECES OF MAIL LAST FALL.

 

IN ROCHESTER – STATE POLICE ARE STILL LOOKING INTO A FATAL ACCIDENT THAT HAPPENED YESTERDAY ON ROUTE 104.

 

AND BUFFALO MAYOR BYRON BROWN IS QUARANTINED AT HOME AFTER BEING EXPOSED TO COVID-19.


Hometown Headlines 05/26/21

THE NIAGARA COUNTY FAIR WILL BE BACK THIS SUMMER AFTER BEING CANCELLED BY COVID LAST YEAR.

 

POLICE IN NIAGARA FALLS ARE LOOKING FOR THE GUN-TOTING THUGS THAT SHOT-UP 18TH STREET EARLY YESTERDAY.

 

THE NIAGARA COUNTY DEATH TOLL TO COVID-19 WENT OVER 350 TUESDAY WITH TWO MORE DEATHS REPORTED.

 

THREE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN NIAGARA COUNTY TUESDAY – INCLUDING A CAR-SCHOOL BUS COLLISION IN LOCKPORT.

 

THE TOWN OF NEWFANE PLANNING BOARD DISCUSSED THREE PROPOSED SOLAR FARMS AT ITS MEETING THIS WEEK.

 

YEARS AFTER THE FATAL CRASH OF FLIGHT 3407 IN CLARENCE THERE IS SOME GOOD NEWS FOR VICTIM’S FAMILIES.

 

IN ROCHESTER – POLICE SAY A WOMAN IS HOSPITALIZED AFTER BEING SHOT IN A CITY CHURCH LAST NIGHT.

 

51-YEAR-OLD LESTER FILLINGHAM HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED AS THE MOTORCYCLIST KILLED MONDAY NEAR GENEVA.

 

AND SEASON TICKETS FOR THE BUFFALO BILLS 2021 CAMPAIGN HAVE SOLD OUT.


Hometown Headlines 05/25/21

THE CUOMO ADMINISTRATION CAVED-IN TO MAJOR PRESSURE AND BACKED-OFF ON ITS MASK MANDATE FOR YOUNG KIDS.

 

THE GOVERNOR SAYS STUDENTS IN ALL NEW YORK SCHOOLS SHOULD BE BACK IN CLASSROOMS THIS SEPTEMBER.

 

55 NEW COVID INFECTIONS WERE REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY OVER THE 3-DAY WEEKEND – FRIDAY THRU SUNDAY.

 

POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR LOCKPORT REPEAT-OFFENDER DAQUAN McDOUGALD FOR FAILING TO SHOW UP IN COURT YESTERDAY.

 

TWO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS WERE REPORTED ON NIAGARA COUNTY HIGHWAYS MONDAY.

 

STATE POLICE AT GENEVA ARE CONTINUING TO INVESTIGATE A HEAD-ON MOTORCYCLE CRASH THAT KILLED ITS DRIVER.

 

IN NIAGARA FALLS – MAYOR RESTAINO YESTERDAY ANNOUNCED THE BEGINNING OF THE CITY’S SUMMER PAVING PROJECTS.

 

THE TORONTO BLUE JAYS RETURN TO BUFFALO’S SAHLEN FIELD NEXT WEEK AND WILL ADD SEATS FOR SOME UPCOMING GAMES.

 

AND GAS PRICES ACROSS UPSTATE NEW YORK CONTINUE TO RISE ABOVE THE $3-A-GALLON MARK.


Hometown Headlines 05/24/21

THERE WAS A DOUBLE SHOOTING IN BUFFALO SATURDAY NIGHT THAT LEFT ONE MAN DEAD AND ANOTHER INJURED.

 

EARLY SATURDAY MORNING - A PAIR OF MEN WERE INJURED IN SEPARATE SHOOTINGS ON BUFFALO’S EAST SIDE.

 

IN CHEEKTOWAGA – POLICE ARRESTED A DRIVER ON D-W-I CHARGES AFTER A CRASH ON THE KENSINGTON EXPRESSWAY.

 

THREE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS AND A FIRE IN THE FALLS REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY SUNDAY.

 

NO COVID DEATHS AND ONLY 23 NEW INFECTIONS REPORTED BY THE NIAGARA COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT FRIDAY.

 

AIR TRAVELERS AT BUFFALO-NIAGARA INT’L AIRPORT CAN TAKE ADVANTAGE OF WALK-UP COVID VACCINATIONS THIS WEEK

 

IN ROCHESTER – TWO YOUNG PEOPLE ARE HOSPITALIZED AFTER THEY WERE INJURED IN SEPARATE CAR CRASHES YESTERDAY.

 

THE “LOCK TENDERS TRIBUTE” AT THE CITY’S LOCKS IS NEARING ITS FUNDING GOAL FOR THE $1.4M ART PROJECT.

 

AND GAS PRICES ACROSS UPSTATE NEW YORK CONTINUE TO RISE ABOVE THE $3-A-GALLON MARK.


Hometown Headlines 05/21/21

CONGRESSMAN BRIAN HIGGINS AND SENATOR CHUCK SCHUMER ARE PUSHING FOR THE US AND CANADIAN GOVERNMENTS TO RE-OPEN THE BORDER FOR TRAVEL. 

 

EMPIRE STATE DEVELOPMENT OFFICIALS SAY AN EXTENSION HAS BEEN GRANTED FOR APPLICANTS LOOKING TO GET PART OF THE 10-MILLION DOLLAR NIAGARA FALLS STRATEGIC ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FUND.  THE NEW APPLICATION DEADLINE IS NOW MAY 28TH

 

SENATE REPUBLICAN LEADER ROB ORTT IS RAILING AGAINST GOVERNOR CUOMO'S NEW MASK MANDATE.  THE NEW DIRECTIVE IS REQUIRING CHILDREN AS YOUNG AS TWO YEARS OLD TO WEAR MASKS IN DAYCARE SETTINGS. 

 

A GRAND ISLAND MAN IS PLEADING GUILTY TO A PAIR OF AGGRAVATED BANK ROBBERY CHARGES.  34 YEAR OLD TIMOTHY MULVEY OF IS ACCUSED OF ROBBING A PAIR OF BANKS IN 2018 AND TAMPERING WITH EVIDENCE.

 

ROCHESTER MAYOR LOVELY WARREN BELIEVES THE ARREST OF HER HUSBAND ON GUN AND DRUG CHARGES IS POLITICALLY MOTIVATED.

 

IF YOU WERE LOOKING TO GET TICKETS FOR THE BLU JAYS STINT IN BUFFALO, YOU MAY NEED TO LOOK TO SECONDARY MARKETS AS TICKETS FOR THE 8-GAME STAND IN BUFFALO HAVE ALL OFFICIALLY SOLD OUT.


Hometown Headlines 05/20/21

A 2ND FATAL MOTORCYCLE CRASH HAS HAPPENED LESS THAN 24 HOURS AFTER TUESDAY’S DEADLY ACCIDENT IN CAMBRIA.

 

AND, 79-YEAR-OLD PATRICK McDERMOTT OF N-T HAS BEEN ID’D AS THE VICTIM IN TUESDAY’S FATAL COLLISION.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT FOUR TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS WEDNESDAY.

 

FOUR MORE WESTERN NEW YORKERS HAVE BEEN ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH THE PROTESTS AT THE U-S CAPITOL.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN – ALREADY INDICTED FOR A STABBING – ADDED TWO MORE CHARGES TO HIS RAP SHEET THIS WEEK.

 

AN N-T MAN PLEADED GUILTY IN COUNTY COURT TUESDAY TO STABBING HIS FATHER IN THE BACK LAST NOVEMBER.

 

NO COVID DEATHS AND ONLY 13 NEW INFECTIONS REPORTED BY THE NIAGARA COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT WEDNESDAY.

 

IN ROCHESTER – STATE POLICE SEARCHED THE HOME OF MAYOR LOVELY WARREN YESTERDAY IN A CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION.

 

AND BEGINNING TODAY - BASEBALL FANS CAN PURCHASE BLUE JAYS TICKETS FOR GAMES AT SAHLEN FIELD IN BUFFALO.


Hometown Headlines 05/19/21

A MOTORCYCLIST WAS KILLED AND A RIDER SERIOUSLY INJURED WHEN THEY COLLIDED WITH A TRUCK YESTERDAY AFTERNOON.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT TWO OTHER TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS TUESDAY.

 

IN BUFFALO – 12 PEOPLE WERE DISPLACED BY AN APARTMENT HOUSE BLAZE ON NORMAL AVENUE.

 

QUEEN CITY FIRE INVESTIGATORS HAVE PEGGED DAMAGES AT OVER $350,000 IN MONDAY’S 2-ALARM FIRE ON FULTON STREET

 

ONE DEATH TO COVID-19 AND 37 NEW INFECTIONS REPORTED BY THE D-O-H IN NIAGARA COUNTY TUESDAY.

 

IN ERIE COUNTY – NEW CASES OF COVID-19 HAVE DROPPED BY 78% SINCE THESTART OF APRIL.

 

STARTING TODAY – NEW YORK TAKES ITS LARGEST STEP TO RE-OPEN SINCE THE PANDEMIC BEGAN.

 

FULLY VACCINATED NEW YORKERS CAN TAKE OFF THEIR MASKS TODAY – BUT KEEP THEM HANDY AT SOME LOCATIONS.

 

AND AMERICANS WON’T BE VISITING CANADA FOR AT LEAST ANOTHER MONTH AS THE BORDER REMAINS CLOSED.


Hometown Headlines 05/18/21

FIVE MORE NAMES WERE ADDED TO THE GRIM COVID DEATH TOLL IN NIAGARA COUNTY OVER THE 3-DAY WEEKEND.

 

STARTING TOMORROW, NEW YORK WILL BE FOLLOWING FEDERAL C-D-C GUIDANCE INVOLVING FACIAL COVERINGS.

 

SENATOR ROB ORTT CALLS GOVERNO CUOMO’S MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR PROFIT FROM HIS BOOK DEAL “A NATIONAL DISGRACE.”

 

IN BUFFALO - FIRE INVESTIGATORS ARE LOOKING INTO THE CAUSE OF A BLAZE THAT INJURED TWO FIREFIGHTERS MONDAY.

 

AFTER WEEKS OF SPECULATION – THE STATE HAS GIVEN THE “GREEN LIGHT” TO THIS SUMMER’S ERIE COUNTY FAIR.

 

A PROPOSED ASPHALT PLANT NEXT TO N-U WAS UNANIMOUSLY REJECTED MONDAY BY THE COUNTY PLANNING BOARD.

 

THE MILLING OF FIVE CITY STREETS IN LOCKPORT’S NORTH END WILL TAKE PLACE STARTING TOMORROW.

 

BASEBALL FANS WILL LINE-UP THIS WEEK FOR TICKETS TO BLUE JAYS’ GAMES AT BUFFALO’S SAHLEN FIELD.

 

AND GAS PRICES IN WESTERN NEW YORK CONTINUE TO RISE ABOVE THE $3-DOLLAR MARK.


Hometown Headlines 05/17/21

BUFFALO HOMICIDE DETECTIVES ARE INVESTIGATING THE CITY’S 31ST AND 32ND MURDERS OF 2021 OVER THE WEEKEND.

 

A SATURDAY NIGHT SHOOTING ON WALDEN SENT THREE PEOPLE TO ECMC WITH NON-LIFE-THREATENING INJURIES.

 

FRIDAY NIGHT IN THE FALLS, COPS CAUGHT A SUSPECTED THIEF IN THE ACT OF BURGLARIZING A LASALLE HOME.

 

TWO ITEMS FROM THE WEEKEND “FIRE WIRE” – INCLUDING AN APARTMENT HOUSE BLAZE IN BARKER SATURDAY.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT THREE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS YESTERDAY.

 

A SERIOUS CAR-MOTORCYCLE CRASH ON THE THRUWAY NEAR BATAVIA SUNDAY HAD TRAFFIC BACKED-UP FOR HOURS.

 

DEMONSTRATORS WERE OUT IN ROCHESTER OVER THE WEEKEND AFTER A FATAL OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING FRIDAY.

 

ONE VIRUS DEATH AND 33 NEW COVID INFECTIONS REPORTED BY THE NIAGARA COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT ON FRIDAY.

 

AND GOOD NEWS FROM OLEAN AS COLE GEISE WAS FOUND SAFE OVER THE WEEKEND AFTER HE WENT MISSING ON MAY 2ND.


Hometown Headlines 05/14/21

LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT MADE THREE SEPARATE ARRESTS FOR SEVERAL CRIMINAL COUNTS IN NIAGARA COUNTY YESTERDAY.

 

A 52-YEAR-OLD NIAGARA FALLS MAN IS RECOVERING AT ECMC AFTER HE WAS SHOT IN THE FACE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

 

ONE VIRUS DEATH AND 22 NEW COVID INFECTIONS REPORTED BY THE NIAGARA COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT THURSDAY.

 

NIAGARA AND ERIE COUNTIES HAVE ANNOUNCED VACCINATION CLINICS FOR PEOPLE 12 AND OVER.

 

THE C-D-C ANNOUNCED NEW MASK GUIDELINES THURSDAY AND STATE HEALTH OFFICIALS WILL REVIEW THEM TODAY.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT TWO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS YESTERDAY.

 

IN REGIONAL NEWS – STATE POLICE REPORT A FATAL CRASH BETWEEN TWO TRUCKS ON THE THRUWAY IN SENECA COUNTY.

 

THE “TASTE OF BUFFALO” WILL BE BACK THIS JULY WITH A FEW MODIFICATIONS DUE TO THE PANDEMIC.

 

AND THE POLAR BEAR “SWIM FOR SIGHT” – USUALLY IN MARCH – WILL TAKE PLACE A WEEK FROM SUNDAY ON MAY 23RD.


Hometown Headlines 05/13/21

TWO NIAGARA FALLS MEN WILL BE GOING TO PRISON AFTER THEY WERE CONVICTED IN COUNTY COURT THIS WEEK.

 

A PAIR OF SHOOTINGS ON TODAY’S POLICE BEAT – ONE OVERNIGHT IN NIAGARA FALLS – THE OTHER IN BUFFALO.

 

TWO MORE COVID DEATHS AND 37 NEW VIRUS CASES REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY WEDNESDAY.

 

NEW YORK STATE HAS AUTHORIZED THE IMMEDIATE USE OF THE PFIZER VACCINE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE BETWEEN 12 AND 15.

 

WITH MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND JUST TWO WEEKS AWAY – STATE POOLS AND BEACHES WILL BE OPEN.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT FOUR TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS YESTERDAY.

 

IN REGIONAL NEWS – THERE WAS A FATAL FIRE IN YATES COUNTY AND ANOTHER SHOOTING IN ROCHESTER.

 

THE BILLS SCHEDULE IS OUT AND SEATING ARRANGEMENTS FOR BLUE JAYS’ GAMES AT SAHLEN FIELD HAVE BEEN ANNOUNCED.

 

AND THE ATTORNEY GENERALS’ “CITIES RISE” PROGRAM WILL KICK OFF THIS AFTERNOON IN NIAGARA FALLS.


Hometown Headlines 05/12/21

IN BUFFALO - POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A SECOND FATAL SHOOTING THIS WEEK – THE CITY’S 30TH HOMICIDE OF 2021.

 

TWO NIAGARA FALLS MEN WERE ARRAIGNED ON SEXUAL ASSAULT CHARGES IN COUNTY COURT THIS PAST WEEK.

 

A BUFFALO REPEAT OFFENDER FACES FOUR FELONY CHARGES AFTER POLICE SAY HE ASSAULTED A MAN WITH A PIPE.

 

TWO MORE COVID DEATHS AND 50 NEW VIRUS CASES REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY TUESDAY.

 

RESEARCHERS IN COMPUTER MODELING INVOLVING INFECTIOUS DISEASES SAY IT’S SAFE TO HOLD THE ERIE COUNTY FAIR.

 

THE SALE OF BLUE JAYS TICKETS IN BUFFALO FOR JUNE GAMES AT SAHLEN FIELD HAVE BEEN POSTPONED TO NEXT WEEK.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT FIVE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS EARLY TODAY AND YESTERDAY.

 

IN REGIONAL NEWS – A MAN WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY MONDAY AFTER A TWO-HOUR STAND-OFF WITH JAMESTOWN POLICE.

 

AND THE AVERAGE PRICE FOR A GALLON OF REGULAR GAS IN NEW YORK STATE HAS HIT $3-BUCKS.


Hometown Headlines 05/11/21

A LOCKPORT MAN IS FACING A VEHICULAR MANSLAUGHTER CHARGE FOR HIS ROLE IN A FATAL CRASH FRIDAY.

 

IN BUFFALO - A 24-YEAR-OLD MAN HAS BEEN CHARGED AFTER HITTING AND KILLING A WOMAN ON A BIKE.

 

CRIME STOPPERS IS OFFERING A CASH REWARD FOR HELP IN SOLVING THE BRUTAL MURDER OF AN ELDERLY BUFFALO MAN.

 

FOUR COVID DEATHS AND 127 NEW VIRUS CASES REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY OVER THE RECENT 3-DAY WEEKEND.

 

ALL SUNY CAMPUSES ARE REQUIRING IN-PERSON LEARNING STUDENTS TO HAVE VACCINATIONS BY THE FALL SEMESTER.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT THREE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS AND A FIRE IN THE FALLS MONDAY.

 

IN REGIONAL NEWS – A 22-YEAR-OLD SKATEBOARDER WAS HIT AND KILLED BY A CAR IN CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SUNDAY NIGHT.

 

THE A-L ASPHALT COMPANY IS MOVING AHEAD WITH ITS PLANS TO BUILD A PLANT IN THE TOWN OF NIAGARA.

 

AND THE AVERAGE PRICE FOR A GALLON OF REGULAR GAS IN NEW YORK STATE HAS HIT $3-DOLLARS.


Hometown Headlines 05/10/21

A MOTORCYCLE CRASH IN THE FALLS SATURDAY SENT A 23-YEAR-OLD MAN TO ECMC WITH SERIOUS INJURIES.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT FOUR TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS SUNDAY.

 

IN BUFFALO - A 20-YEAR-OLD MAN IS IN STABLE CONDITION AFTER HE WAS SHOT EARLY SUNDAY MORNING IN RIVERSIDE.

 

A WILSON MAN IS FACING D-W-I AND SEVEN OTHER CHARGES AFTER CAUSING AN INJURY ACCIDENT IN MARCH.

 

IN REGIONAL NEWS – TROOPERS ARE INVESTIGATING A FATAL MOTORCYCLE CRASH NEAR CANANDAIGUA SUNDAY.

 

ONE VIRUS DEATH AND 51 NEW CASES OF COVID REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY AT FRIDAY’S PANDEMIC UPDATE.

 

THE FINGER LAKES REGION HAS REPLACED WESTERN NEW YORK AS THE STATE’S HIGHEST AREA FOR COVID POSITIVITY.

 

RACIAL CHARGES ARE AT THE CENTER OF A COMPLAINT LEVELED AGAINST THE COUNTY’S DEMOCRATIC ELECTION COMMISSIONER

 

AND LOCKPORT’S MONDAY NIGHT CRUISES WILL NOT BEGIN UNTIL JUNE 7TH AT IDA FRITZ PARK.


Hometown Headlines 05/07/21

OFFICIALS NOW BELIEVE 19-YEAR-OLD BUFFALO STATE CO-ED SANIYYA DENNIS TOOK HER OWN LIFE.

 

BUFFALO P-D IS INVESTIGATING AFTER THE BODY OF A MAN WAS PULLED FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER NEAR FERRY STREET.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT FIVE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS.

 

NO DISCIPLINARY ACTION WILL BE TAKEN AGAINST FOUR L-P-D OFFICERS IN THE 2019 DEATH OF TROY HODGE.

 

A MEDINA MAN PLEADED GUILTY TO TWO COUNTS OF VEHICULAR ASSAULT FOR A SERIOUS INJURY ACCIDENT LAST SUMMER.

 

TWO VIRUS DEATHS AND 66 NEW CASES OF COVID REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY AT YESTERDAY’S PANDEMIC UPDATE.

 

LOCKPORT’S EMMET BELKNAP INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL WILL NOT GO TO IN-PERSON INSTRUCTION UNTIL COVID NUMBERS FALL.

 

JUST AFTER HE WAS RELEASED – FORMER ASSEMBLY SPEAKER SHELDON SILVER IS GOING BACK TO STATE PRISON.

 

AND THE PENGUINS SHUT DOWN THE SABRES 8-4 IN PITTSBURGH LAST NIGHT - THEY PLAY AGAINST TOMORROW NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 05/06/21

THE ERIE COUNTY D-A’S OFFICE IS NOW INVOLVED IN THE CASE OF MISSING BUFFALO STATE CO-ED SANIYYA DENNIS.

 

A TOWN OF LOCKPORT MAN HAS PLEADED GUILTY TO SHOOTING A CITY MAN THREE TIMES LAST JUNE.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN - UNDER INDICTMENT FOR MULTIPLE SHOOTINGS - WILL BE GOING TO PRISON FOR SIX YEARS.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT FIVE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS AND A FIRE IN THE FALLS YESTERDAY.

 

ONE VIRUS DEATH AND 40 NEW CASES OF COVID REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY AT YESTERDAY’S PANDEMIC UPDATE.

 

CANADA IS NOW GETTING PRESSURE FROM U-S POLITICIANS TO RE-OPEN THE BORDER BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES.

 

THE TORONTO BLUE JAYS ARE COMING BACK TO BUFFALO FOR HOME GAMES AT SAHLEN FIELD STARTING JUNE FIRST.

 

OUTDOOR STADIUMS AND PERFORMING ARTS VENUES IN NEW YORK WILL OPEN UP TO LARGER CROWDS BEGINNING MAY 19TH.

 

AND THE SABRES PLAY THE PENGUINS IN PITTSBURGH TONIGHT IN THE FIRST OF THEIR FINAL TWO GAMES OF THE SEASON.


Hometown Headlines 05/05/21

FORMER PENDLETON HIGHWAY SUPERINTENDENT JEFF STOWELL RECEIVED PROBATION IN HIS PUBLIC CORRUPTION CASE.

 

ON THE BUFFALO POLICE BEAT – A 12-YEAR-OLD BOY WAS INJURED WHEN STRUCK BY A STRAY BULLET TUESDAY.

 

AND – A 17-YEAR-OLD HAS BEEN CHARGED FOLLOWING A STAND OFF WITH POLICE MONDAY NIGHT IN RIVERSIDE.

 

THE FATHER OF MISSING BUFFALO STATE CO-ED SANIYYA DENNIS IS ASKING TO SEE NIAGARA FALLS SECURITY VIDEO.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT THREE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS TUESDAY.

 

TWO VIRUS DEATHS AND 45 NEW CASES OF COVID REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY AT YESTERDAY’S PANDEMIC UPDATE.

 

AMERICANS WHO TRAVEL TO CANADA WHEN THE BORDER RE-OPENS WILL LIKELY NEED TO SHOW PROOF OF VACCINATION.

 

STATE LAWMAKERS HAVE PASSED A BILL TO MAKE NURSING HOMES SAFER – BUT STILL HAVE NOT HELD CUOMO ACCOUNTABLE

 

AND ROOKIE GOALIE MICHAEL HOUSER HELPED THE SABRES SHADE THE ISLANDERS AGAIN LAST NIGHT - IN A S-O!.


Hometown Headlines 05/04/21

NEW YORK STATE IS RE-OPENING AS CAPACITY LIMITS ON BUSINESSES AND EVENTS ARE INCREASED.

 

TWO VIRUS DEATHS AND 105 NEW CASES OF COVID REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY OVER THE 3-DAY WEEKEND.

 

THE SEARCH CONTINUES FOR 19-YEAR-OLD BUFFALO STATE CO-ED SANIYYA DENNIS – NOW MISSING FOR TEN DAYS.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT FIVE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS MONDAY.

 

IN NIAGARA FALLS – A “JOINT IMPACT PATROL OPERATION” THIS PAST WEEKEND RESULTED IN NEARLY 70 ARRESTS.

 

STATE POLICE IN DUNKIRK HAVE ID’D THE MAN KILLED WHEN HIS PICKUP WAS STRUCK BY A TRAIN YESTERDAY.

 

IN ROCHESTER - POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR THE PERSON WHO FATALLY GUNNED DOWN A 26-YEAR-OLD MAN.

 

THE LOCKPORT CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT’S BUDGET FOR NEXT SCHOOL YEARS REVEALS A 1.68% INCREASE IN THE TAX LEVY.

 

AND IN SPORTS – ROOKIE GOALIE MICHAEL HOUSER HELPED THE SABRES SHADE THE ISLANDERS 4-2 LAST NIGHT.


Hometown Headlines 05/03/21

THE DEMOCRATIC COMMISSIONER ON THE NIAGARA COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS IS BEING ACCUSED OF DISCRIMINATION.

 

IN BARKER – A FORMER VILLAGE POLICE OFFICER IS ASKING LABOR AUTHORITIES TO INVESTIGATE HIS TERMINATION.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT SEVEN TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS SUNDAY.

 

A TWO-ALARM FIRE ON BROADWAY IN CHEEKTOWAGA SATURDAY HEAVILY DAMAGED THE GATEWAY MATERIALS BUILDING.

 

A 24-YEAR-OLD BUFFALO MAN WAS SERIOUSLY INJURED IN A SATURDAY MORNING SHOOTING ON BAILEY AVENUE.

 

THE SEARCH CONTINUES FOR 19-YEAR-OLD BUFFALO STATE CO-ED SANIYYA DENNIS – NOW MISSING MORE THAN A WEEK.

 

ONE VIRUS DEATH AND 70 NEW INFECTIONS WERE REPORTED IN NIAGARA COUNTY AT FRIDAY’S COVID UPDATE.

 

IN SUBURBAN ROCHESTER - GATES POLICE HAVE ARRESTED A SECOND 16-YEAR-OLD IN A FATAL CARJACKING.

 

AND IN SPORTS - THE SABRES ARE DOWN TO THEIR “FINAL FOUR” GAMES OF THE SEASON – BEGINNING TONIGHT.


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