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Hometown Headlines Archives for 2022-05

TUESDAY 05/31/2022

A MOTORCYCLIST WAS KILLED IN A WRONG-WAY CRASH AT MADISON AND PECKHAM IN BUFFALO SUNDAY EVENING.

 

FOUR FIRE COMPANIES BATTLED A BLAZE ON MAIN STREET IN THE VILLAGE OF YOUNGSTOWN LAST NIGHT.

 

FIRST RESPONDERS IN NIAGARA COUNTY WERE ON SITE AT FIVE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS ON MEMORIAL DAY.

 

DEPUTIES ANSWERED CALLS FOR A FIRE IN THE TOWN OF LOCKPORT AND A BODY WASHING UP IN WILSON ON SATURDAY.

 

IN BUFFALO – THE LONG HOLIDAY WEEKEND BEGAN WITH TWO SEPARATE SHOOTINGS IN THE CITY FRIDAY.

 

A CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY MAN DIED IN AN EARLY MORNING A-T-V ACCIDENT ON MEMORIAL DAY.

 

ROCHESTER POLICE HAVE RELEASED THE NAME OF THE CITY’S 27TH HOMICIDE VICTIM OF THE YEAR.

 

A DEPEW MAN WILL SPEND MORE THAN 30 YEARS IN FEDERAL PRISON FOR KIDNAPPING A NORTH TONAWANDA TEEN.

 

AND – AFTER WEEKS OF INCREASES – GAS PRICES IN UPSTATE NEW YORK HAVE LEVELED OFF – FOR NOW!

FRIDAY 05/27/2022

A RETIRED FEDERAL AGENT IS REPORTEDLY BEING INVESTIGATED FOR POSSIBLY KNOWING ABOUT THE TOPS MASS SHOOTING PLOT.

 

FUNERALS FOR THREE VICTIMS OF THE TOPS SHOOTING ARE HAPPENING TODAY, THE FINAL VICTIM IS BEING LAID TO REST TOMORROW.   

 

A 26-YEAR-OLD LOCKPORT MAN FACING CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES IS BEING DECLARED COMPETENT TO STAND TRIAL.

 

PURPLE HEART VETERANS VISITING THE NIAGARA FALLS VETERANS MEMORIAL ARE BEING HONORED WITH A NEW PARKING SPOT. 

 

THE COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT SAYS ITS TEAMING WITH LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS FOR FREE COVID 19 BOOSTER CLINICS FOR EVERYONE 5 AND UP.

 

THE NIAGARA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS RAMPING UP RECRUITMENT EFFORTS FOR CORRECTIONS OFFICERS.

 

SHERIFF MICHAEL FILICETTI SAYS COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT WILL BE OUT IN FORCE THIS WEEKEND BRINGING AWARENESS TO THE DANGERS OF IMPARIED DRIVING.

 

AND - NIAGARA SPLASH WORLD IS GETTING READY TO OPEN FOR THE SEASON SATURDAY. 

THURSDAY 05/26/2022

THREE FIRE COMPANIES WERE ON SITE AT A STRUCTURE FIRE THIS MORNING ON SUSIES LANE IN THE TOWN OF LEWISTON.

 

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

 

THE DRIVERS HAVE BEEN ID’D IN TUESDAY’S FATAL CRASH IN WHEATFIELD THAT TOOK THE LIFE OF A 2-YEAR-OLD.

 

DETECTIVES IN THE FALLS ARE LOOKING INTO THE DISCOVERY OF DECOMPOSED HUMAN REMAINS FOUND ON MICHIGAN AVENUE.

 

NEW COVID-19 CASES IN NIAGARA COUNTY SAW A DRAMATIC DROP OVER THE PAST WEEK.

 

UNION MEMBERS AT ELDERWOOD OF LOCKPORT WALKED THE PICKET LINE OUTSIDE THE NURSING HOME WEDNESDAY.

 

SEVEN REGIONAL FOUNDATIONS HAVE STEPPED UP TO ADD $2.4M IN GRANT SUPPORT OF LOCKPORT’S NEW HOSPITAL.

 

IN ERIE COUNTY – A MAN WAS SHOT ON BUFFALO’S WEST SIDE AND A TROOPER WAS INJURED ON THE THRUWAY AT HAMBURG.

 

AND - LOCKPORT’S MONDAY NIGHT CRUISE IS PLANNING A SPECIAL “MEMORIAL DAY” EVENT THIS MONDAY.

WEDNESDAY 05/25/2022

A 2-YEAR-OLD CHILD WAS KILLED TUESDAY IN A 2-CAR CRASH ON NIAGARA FALLS BOULEVARD IN WHEATFIELD.

 

FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT FOUR OTHER TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY YESTERDAY.

 

TWO FIRE COMPANIES ARE ON SITE AT A STRUCTURE FIRE THIS MORNING ON TOWNLINE ROAD IN PENDLETON-WHEATFIELD.

 

IN LOCKPORT – A PET DOG PERISHED IN A MID-MORNING HOUSE FIRE ON CARLTON PLACE.

 

THE BODY OF A CANOEIST FROM THE CAPITAL DISTRICT WAS RECOVERED FROM A CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY CREEK MONDAY.

 

AN ALDEN MAN CHARGED IN THE U-S CAPITAL RIOTS LAST YEAR HAS AGREED TO A PLEA DEAL IN HIS CASE.

 

THE SPRING SURGE IN COVID-19 NUMBERS IN WESTERN NEW YORK APPEARS TO BE ON THE DECLINE.

 

THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT HAS CONFIRMED THE PRESENCE OF A RABID FOX IN THE COLLEGE AVENUE AREA OF THE FALLS.

 

AND - BUFFALO’S KENSINGTON EXPRESSWAY WILL BE MILLED AND RESURFACED NEXT MONTH IN AN $8M PROJECT.

TUESDAY 05/24/2022

THE 4TH FATAL MOTORCYCLE CRASH OF THE YEAR IN NIAGARA COUNTY CLAIMED THE LIFE OF A WHEATFIELD MAN SUNDAY.

 

FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT TWO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN THE COUNTY MONDAY – BOTH IN THE FALLS.

 

A BUFFALO MAN WILL SPEND HIS NEXT 21 YEARS BEHIND BARS FOR STABBING A MAN TO DEATH TWO YEARS AGO.

 

A GETZVILLE DEBT COLLECTION AGENCY HAS BEEN SHUT DOWN BY REGULATORS FOR “ABUSIVE TACTICS.”

 

THE 29-YEAR-OLD MAN WHO MURDERED A STORE OWNER IN ROCHESTER IS FACING LIFE IN PRISON.

 

OLCOTT BOATYARD OWNER DAVID HEDLEY HAS REVEALED PLANS FOR A NEW HOTEL ON THE HARBOR’S EAST PIER.

 

THE STATE HEALTH DEPARTMENT IS RECOMMENDING A COVID BOOSTER SHOT FOR KIDS FROM 5 TO 11.

 

NEW YORK STATE’S NEW LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR – ANTONIO DELGADO – WILL TAKE HIS OATH OF OFFICE TOM’R.

 

AND – SENECA ALLEGANY HAS ANNOUNCED FOUR BIG SHOWS AT THE SALAMANCA CASINO THIS AUGUST.

MONDAY 05/23/2022

21-YEAR-OLD TYREEK WOLFE IS THE 2nd PERSON CHARGED WITH MANSLAUGHTER IN A MARCH HIT-AND-RUN DEATH IN LOCKPORT.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN IS FACING FOUR CHARGES AFTER HIS CAR SLAMMED INTO A HOUSE AND KILLED A SLEEPING WOMAN.

 

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

 

IN BUFFALO - THREE MEN WERE ARRESTED FOR SHOOTING A MAN AND WOMAN OUTSIDE A RESTAURANT EARLY SATURDAY.

 

NINE PEOPLE DIED FROM FENTANYL-LACED DRUG OVERDOSES IN ERIE COUNTY LAST WEEK.

 

A NEW 14-LOT SUBDIVISION IS IN THE PLANNING STAGES FOR A 5-ACRE PARCEL ON BEATTIE AVENUE IN THE TOWN OF LKPT.

 

A WEEK-LONG MILLING AND PAVING PROJECT ON EAST AVENUE IN LOCKPORT IS SET TO BEGIN TODAY.

 

NEW YORK STATE’S “CLICK IT OR TICKET” BUCKLE UP SAFETY CAMPAIGN KICKS OFF TODAY.

 

AND – WEATHER-PERMITTING – THE SECOND MONDAY NIGHT CRUISE OF THE YEAR WILL HAPPEN IN LOCKPORT TONIGHT.

FRIDAY 05/20/2022

THE SUSPECT ACCUSED OF CARRYING OUT A MASS SHOOTING AT THE TOPS STORE ON JEFFERSON AVE IN BUFFALO HAS BEEN INDICTED BY A GRAND JURY.

 

BUFFALO MAYOR BYRON BROWN SAYS THE EVIDENCE COLLECTION PHASE IN THE TOPS MASS SHOOTING IS OVER.

 

THE CITY OF BUFFALO WILL BE COLLECTING PERSONAL CARE ITEMS FOR PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY WHO WERE AFFECTED BY LAST WEEKEND'S SHOOTING.

 

NIAGARA COUNTY RESIDENTS CONTINUE TO SHOW THEIR SUPPORT FOR THOSE IMPACTED BY LAST WEEKENDS TRAGEDY. 

 

FALLS POLICE CONTINUE TO INVESTIGATE THE SCENE OF A CAR STRIKING AN APARTMENT BUILDING IN LASALLE .

 

A GRAND ISLAND MAN HAS BEEN ARRESTED BY STATE POLICE FOLLOWING A ROAD RAGE INCIDENT ON THE 190.

 

TWO TRAFFIC INCIDENTS WERE REPORTED ON THE NIAGARA COUNTY FIRE WIRE YESTERDAY.

 

NATIONAL GRID IS ISSUING A WARNING ABOUT A SCAM TARGETING CUSTOMERS OF THE UTILITY COMPANY.

 

AND THE NIAGARA FALLS PORCHFEST RETURNS THIS WEEKEND. 

THURSDAY 05/19/2022

20-YEAR-OLD SEAN KELAHAN OF NEWFANE IS CHARGED WITH MANSLAUGHTER IN A MARCH HIT-AND-RUN DEATH IN LOCKPORT.

 

FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT TWO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN NIAGARA COUNTY IN THE PAST 24 HOURS.

 

THREE VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANIES BATTLED A BLAZE IN A TOWN OF PORTER HOME LAST NIGHT.

 

PAYTON GENDRON – THE MAN ACCUSED OF THE SUPERMARKET SHOOTING IN BUFFALO – IS DUE IN COURT TODAY.

 

A 9-1-1 DISPATCHER IN ERIE COUNTY IS FACING TERMINATION FOR HANGING UP ON A CALLER INSIDE SATURDAY’S SHOOTING.

 

QUEEN CITY COPS HAVE ARRESTED A MAN FOR MAKING ANOTHER TERRORIST THREAT AT A TOPS IN NORTH BUFFALO.

 

NEW COVID-19 CASES IN NIAGARA COUNTY APPEAR TO BE ON THE DECLINE AS JUST 44 WERE REPORTED LAST WEEK.

 

A SUBURBAN ROCHESTER BUS MONITOR IS ACCUSED OF CHOKING A 7-YEAR-OLD STUDENT THIS WEEK.

 

AND – A WYOMING COUNTY MAN IS FACING 3 CHARGES AFTER HE ALLEGEDLY SHOT A WOMAN DURING A DOMESTIC DISPUTE.

WEDNESDAY 05/18/2022

PRESIDENT AND MRS BIDEN VISITED BUFFALO TUESDAY AND MET WITH THE FAMILIES OF SATURDAY’S SHOOTING VICTIMS.

 

A STATE CORRECTIONS OFFICER IN ATTICA IS SUSPENDED WITHOUT PAY FOR MOCKING VICTIMS OF THE MASS ATTACK.

 

LAW ENFORCEMENT HAS A SUSPECT IN A CASE OF RACIAL GRAFFITI SCRAWLED ON A FENCE IN THE TOWN OF NIAGARA.

 

A WILSON WOMAN IS FACING A NUMBER OF CHARGES AFTER HER PICKUP REAR-ENDED A SCHOOL BUS IN CAMBRIA TUESDAY.

 

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

 

THE NORTH TONAWANDA MAN WHO RECENTLY TOOK POLICE ON A CROSS-COUNTY PURSUIT APPEARED IN COURT TUESDAY.

 

LOCKPORT VOTERS APPROVED THE BUDGET FOR THE UPCOMING SCHOOL YEAR AND ELECTED TWO NEW BOARD MEMBERS.

 

ROCHESTER POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR THE TRIGGERMAN WHO SHOT A MAN YESTERDAY AT MALVERN NEAR GLENDALE PARK.

 

AND – THE NTSB HAS RELEASED ITS PRELIMINARY REPORT ON LAST MONTH’S DEADLY HELICOPTER CRASH IN GENESEE COUNTY

TUESDAY 05/17/2022

A SOCIAL MEDIA THREAT TO NIAGARA COUNTY SCHOOLS IN THE WAKE OF THE BUFFALO SHOOTING IS CALLED “NOT CREDIBLE.”

 

LAW ENFORCEMENT INVESTIGATED A PAIR OF RACIAL THREATS MONDAY IN THE TOWN OF NIAGARA.

 

IN BUFFALO – A MAN IS FACING PRISON TIME AFTER MAKING A TERRORIST THREAT FOLLOWING SATURDAY’S MASS SHOOTING.

 

THE MAN ACCUSED OF MURDERING TEN PEOPLE IN BUFFALO SATURDAY WILL BE BACK IN COURT THURSDAY.

 

PRESIDENT AND MRS BIDEN WILL ARRIVE IN BUFFALO THIS MORNING TO MEET WITH FAMILIES OF SHOOTING VICTIMS.

 

FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT ONE TRAFFIC ACCIDENT IN NIAGARA COUNTY MONDAY.

 

A PAIR OF FALLS MEN HAVE PLEADED GUILTY TO MANSLAUGHTER IN A SHOOTING DEATH THERE LAST MAY.

 

STATE POLICE BUSTED A ROCHESTER MAN SUNDAY ON DRUG AND WEAPONS CHARGES DURING A TRAFFIC STOP.

 

AND – SOARING GAS PRICES CONTINUE TO SET NEW RECORD HIGHS ALMOST DAILY WITH NO END IN SIGHT.

MONDAY 05/16/2022

THE CITY OF BUFFALO REMAINS IN SHOCK AFTER A SHOOTER GUNNED DOWN 13 AND KILLED 10 SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

 

PRESIDENT BIDEN AND THE FIRST LADY WILL BE IN BUFFALO TUESDAY TO OFFER CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILIES OF VICTIMS.

 

THREE DEADLY MOTORCYCLE CRASHES IN LESS THAN A MONTH HAVE CLAIMED THE DRIVERS HERE IN NIAGARA COUNTY.

 

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

 

IN THE TOWN OF WILSON – TWO PEOPLE AND THEIR PETS ARE SAFE AFTER FIRE SWEPT THRU THEIR HOME YESTERDAY.

 

THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES INTO THE WEEKEND DEATH OF A MAN WHOSE BODY WAS RECOVERED FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER.

 

DEPUTIES IN CATTARAUGUS COUNTY ARRESTED A 19-YEAR-OLD FOR FIRING A HANDGUN AT PEOPLE IN FRANKLINVILLE.

 

CHARLIE YANCEY OF BUFFALO IS HEADING TO FEDERAL PRISON FOR SHOOTING A FELLOW DRUG DEALER THREE YEARS AGO.

 

AND – GAS PRICES CONTINUE TO RISE EVERYWHERE AND EVERY INCREASE SETS A NEW RECORD HIGH.

FRIDAY 05/13/2022

THE NIAGARA COUNTY SHERIFFS’ OFFICE SAYS A MOTORCYCLIST IS DEAD FOLLOWING A CRASH THIS MORNING IN THE 8900 BLOCK OF FISK ROAD IN ROYALTON. 

 

BUFFALO IS PREPPING FOR PRIME TIME.  THE BILLS KICK OFF THE 2022 SEASON SEPTEMBER 8TH AGAINST THE SUPER BOWL CHAMPION LA RAMS ON THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL.  THE BILLS HAVE FIVE TOTAL PRIME TIME GAMES THIS SEASON. 

 

MEMBERS OF THE ERIE COUNTY LEGISLATURE HAVE VOTED TO APPROVE A 100-MILLION-DOLLAR DOWN PAYMENT TOWARDS A NEW STADIUM FOR THE BUFFALO BILLS.

 

THE INCREASE IN NEW COVID-19 CASES IN NIAGARA COUNTY CONTINUED THIS PAST WEEK.

 

NIAGARA FALLS CITY CONTROLLER DAN MORELLO SAYS THE CITY’S FINANCES ARE BACK IN THE BLACK. 

 

A 39-YEAR-OLD FALLS MAN IS HEADING TO PRISON AFTER BEING CONVICTED ON A WEAPONS CHARGE.

 

PAIN AT THE PUMP CONTINUES IN NIAGARA COUNTY WITH A GALLON GAS AVERAGING JUST OVER $4.51.

 

FOLLOWING A HEATED TOWN BOARD MEETING, CHEEKTOWAGA TOWN SUPERVISOR DIANE BENCHKOWSKI SAYS IT’S TOO LATE TO RESCIND PROPERTY ASSESSMENTS. 

 

GET READY TO TAP THOSE TOES THIS WEEKEND - LOCK CITY SOUND IS GIVING ITS SPRING SING CONCERT FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 2019. 

THURSDAY 05/12/2022

FORMER STATE SENATOR GEORGE MAZIARZ HAS FILED A LAWSUIT AGAINST WESTERN O-T-B ALLEGING FRAUD.

 

REPUBLICANS ARE SCRAMBLING TO FIND A NOMINEE TO FILL THE CONGRESSIONAL SEAT VACATED THIS WEEK BY TOM REED.

 

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

 

THE WOMAN ARRESTED IN MONDAY’S POLICE PURSUIT IN BUFFALO IS A PRIME SUSPECT IN A MURDER.

 

A $2500 REWARD IS POSTED FOR INFORMATION INTO THE WHEREABOUTS OF BUFFALO DRUG-DEALER ANWAR BERRY.

 

IN ERIE COUNTY – SUSPENDED JAIL DEPUTY JOHN GUGINO HAS PLEADED GUILTY TO A SINGLE COUNT OF DRUG POSSESSION.

 

A 30-YEAR-OLD MAN WAS KILLED DURING A FIGHT IN ONTARIO BEACH PARK IN ROCHESTER YESTERDAY.

 

ON THE WESTERN NEW YORK CONCERT SCENE – GARTH BROOKS WILL PERFORM AT HIGHMARK STADIUM JULY 23RD.

 

AND – AREA FANS ARE MOURNING THE PASSING OF BASKETBALL LEGEND BOB LANIER WHO DIED TUESDAY AT AGE 73.

WEDNESDAY 05/11/2022

A NORTH TONAWANDA MAN WHO TOOK COPS ON A CROSS-COUNTY CHASE MONDAY MORNING IS FACING A NUMBER OF CHARGES.

 

IN BUFFALO - THREE PEOPLE HAVE BEEN ARRESTED AFTER A CROSS-TOWN CAR CHASE THERE ON MONDAY.

 

FIRST RESPONDERS IN NIAGARA COUNTY WERE ON SITE AT THREE TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS THE PAST 24 HOURS.

 

BUFFALO P-D IS LOOKING INTO AN ACCIDENT WHERE A CHILD WAS HIT BY A CAR IN THE CITY’S ELMWOOD VILLAGE.

 

DEPUTIES WERE CALLED OUT TO A REPORTED STABBING LAST NIGHT IN THE 8700 BLOCK OF RIDGE ROAD IN HARTLAND.

 

AFTER A DOZEN YEARS IN CONGRESS – TOM REED HAS RESIGNED – SETTING THE STAGE FOR A FRENZY TO FILL HIS SEAT.

 

IN BATAVIA - POLICE HAVE ID’D THE MAN WHO DIED AFTER CRASHING HIS PICKUP SATURDAY ON WEST MAIN.

 

GAS PRICES IN WESTERN NEW YORK HAVE SOARED TO AN ALL-TIME RECORD HIGH OF $4.42 A GALLON!

 

AND – THE BUFFALO SABRES WILL HAVE THE NINTH OVERALL PICK IN THIS SUMMER’S N-H-L DRAFT.

TUESDAY 05/10/2022

THE C-E-O OF NEW ERA CAP COMPANY IS FACING A FELONY CHARGE AFTER A WEEKEND INCIDENT IN BUFFALO.

 

QUEEN CITY COPS HAVE FOUR PEOPLE IN CUSTODY AFTER A CAR CHASE WHERE OFFICERS WERE THREATENED WITH A GUN.

 

FIRST RESPONDERS WERE ON SITE AT TWO TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN THE CITY OF LOCKPORT LAST EVENING.

 

18-YEAR-OLD KRESTAIN WATSON OF NIAGARA FALLS IS IN JAIL WITHOUT BAIL AFTER BEING ARRAIGNED FOR A SHOOTING.

 

A CONVICTED KILLER SERVING 64-TO-LIFE IN PRISON HAS BEEN SENTENCED IN ANOTHER HOMICIDE.

 

W-N-Y HAS THE STATE’S HIGHEST 7-DAY COVID POSITIVITY RATE WITH A NEW NIAGARA COUNTY REPORT DUE TOMORROW.

 

IN CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY - ONE PERSON DIED IN A MONDAY MORNING APARTMENT HOUSE FIRE.

 

LEGENDARY BEACHFRONT PARTY PLACE MICKEY RATS WILL OPEN SOON FOR AT LEAST ONE MORE SUMMER SEASON.

 

AND – THE BUFFALO BILLS WILL HOST THE TENNESSEE TITANS IN A MNF DOUBLEHEADER IN WEEK TWO THIS FALL.

MONDAY 05/09/2022

A WRONG-WAY DRIVER ON THE THRUWAY WAS KILLED THIS WEEKEND WHEN HE CRASHED INTO A TRACTOR-TRAILER.

 

ROCHESTER REPORTED ANOTHER BLOODY WEEKEND OF SHOOTINGS – INCLUDING THE CITY’S 25TH HOMICIDE OF THE YEAR.

 

POLICE IN BATAVIA SUSPECT A MEDICAL EMERGENCY AS THE CAUSE OF A FATAL CRASH THERE SATURDAY.

 

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

 

THE INTERSECTION OF NIAGARA FALLS BOULEVARD AND ERIE AVENUE IN N-T IS CLOSED THIS WEEK FOR REPAIRS.

 

MERCY FLIGHT W-N-Y RESUMED OPERATIONS THIS WEEKEND AFTER LAST MONTH’S FATAL HELICOPTER CRASH.

 

A NIAGARA FALLS MAN IS FACING TWO HOMICIDE CHARGES IN THE MURDER OF A SINGLE MOTHER IN 2020.

 

FILMING OF SCENES FOR A NEW TOM HANKS MOVIE TOOK PLACE AT TWO SITES IN THE FALLS FRIDAY.

 

GAS PRICES ACROSS UPSTATE NEW YORK JUMPED 13-CENTS A GALLON IN JUST THE PAST WEEK.

 

AND – THE MONDAY CRUISE NIGHTS RETURN TO IDA FRITZ PARK IN LOCKPORT FOR THEIR 23RD SEASON TONIGHT.

FRIDAY 05/06/2022

FALLS POLICE HAVE ARRESTED AND CHARGED A NIAGARA FALLS MAN IN CONNECTION WITH MULTIPLE VIOLENT INCIDENTS OVER THE PAST SEVERAL DAYS. 

 

MEANWHILE THE FALLS P.D. HAS IDENTIFIED THE VICTIM OF MONDAYS HOMICIDE ON 9TH STREET.

 

A MAN SHOT IN THE CHEST WEDNESDAY NIGHT IS NOW THE CITYS LATEST HOMICIDE VICTIM. 

 

THE NIAGARA COUNTY D.A. HAS ANNOUNCED AN INDICTMENT IN CONNECTION WITH A HOMICIDE THAT HAPPENED NEARLY TWO YEARS AGO.

 

LOCKPORT MAYOR MICHELLE ROMAN IS CALLING FOR A REVIEW OF TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS ON SOUTH TRANSIT BETWEEN HIGH AND NICHOLLS STREET, FOLLOWING THE SECOND FATALITY IN THE AREA WITHIN TWO MONTHS YESTERDAY.

 

EFFORTS TO PREVENT THE USS THE SULLIVANS FROM SINKING APPEAR TO BE WORKING AND HOPES ARE INCREASING THAT THE HISTORIC VESSEL CAN BE SAVED.

 

THE FAMED "SUPER FLEA" IS FINALLY MAKING ITS COMEBACK AT BUFFALO’S OUTER HARBOR AT 325 FUHRMAN BLVD. 

 

AND - A JOCKEY FROM ONTARIO COUNTY WILL RIDE IN TOMORROW'S KENTUCKY DERBY. 

THURSDAY 05/05/2022

BUFFALO POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR THE TRIGGERMAN IN THE CITY’S LATEST HOMICIDE THAT HAPPENED EARLY YESTERDAY.

 

A QUEEN CITY MAN ON HIS WAY TO PRISON IS ACCUSED OF ASSAULTING A DEPUTY AT THE ERIE COUNTY HOLDING CENTER.

 

A FORMER BUFFALO SCHOOL TEACHER WILL SPEND 7 YEARS BEHIND BARS ON A DRUG AND WEAPONS CONVICTION.

 

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

 

AN ARMY NATIONAL GUARD HELICOPTER REMOVED A HUGE STEEL PONTOON FROM THE BRINK OF NIAGARA FALLS YESTERDAY.

 

THE MAN WHO BRUTALLY ATTACKED A ROCHESTER POLICE OFFICER IN 2019 HAS BEEN CONVICTED BY A JURY.

 

GOV HOCHUL HAS SIGNED A NEW LAW THAT PREVENTS COLLEGES FROM WITHHOLDING STUDENT TRANSCRIPTS.

 

FOOD TRUCK THURSDAYS ARE BACK IN BUFFALO’S NIAGARA SQUARE FOR THE SUMMER SEASON.

 

AND – THE MONDAY CRUISE NIGHTS RETURN TO DOWNTOWN LOCKPORT FOR THEIR 23RD SUMMER THIS MONDAY – MAY 9TH.

WEDNESDAY 05/04/2022

NIAGARA FALLS POLICE HAVE ARRESTED A SUSPECT IN ONE OF TWO SHOOTINGS THAT HAPPENED MONDAY AFTERNOON.

 

AN ARMY NATIONAL GUARD HELICOPTER IS EXPECTED TO REMOVE A HUGE STEEL PONTOON FROM THE BRINK OF THE FALLS TODAY.

 

FIRST RESPONDERS IN NIAGARA COUNTY WERE ON SITE AT JUST ONE TRAFFIC ACCIDENT TUESDAY.

 

IN BUFFALO – A YOUNG GIRL IS EXPECTED TO BE OK AFTER SHE WAS STRUCK BY A HIT-AND-RUN DRIVER LAST NIGHT.

 

A MOTORCYCLE CRASH IN ROCHESTER YESTERDAY CLAIMED THE LIFE OF A 28-YEAR-OLD MAN.

 

A WEST SENECA COP AND FIREMAN ARE CHARGED IN A RASH OF THEFTS FROM AREA HOME IMPROVEMENT STORES.

 

GOV HOCHUL HAS NAMED CONGRESSMAN ANTONIO DELGADO AS NEW YORK’S NEXT LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR.

 

AND GOV HOCHUL IS NOW THE FIRST GRANDMOTHER TO SERVE AFTER THE ARRIVAL OF HER GRANDDAUGHTER SUNDAY.

 

AND – SUMMER IS ON THE WAY AND SO IS THE TASTE OF BUFFALO – ALL SET FOR JULY 9TH AND 10TH.

TUESDAY 05/03/2022

ONE PERSON IS DEAD AND ANOTHER WOUNDED IN TWO SHOOTINGS MONDAY ON THE STREETS OF NIAGARA FALLS.

 

A TONAWANDA MAN HAS DIED FROM INJURIES SUFFERED IN A WEEKEND MOTORCYCLE CRASH IN THE FALLS.

 

FROM THE SOUTHTOWNS – A HAMBURG MAN WAS KILLED SATURDAY WHEN HIS CAR STRUCK A BRIDGE ABUTMENT IN ORCHARD PARK.

 

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

 

A DOZEN PEOPLE IN NIAGARA COUNTY WERE ARRESTED FOR WELFARE FRAUD DURING THE MONTH OF APRIL.

 

A LANCASTER MECHANIC IS GOING TO PRISON FOR TWO YEARS FOR HIS ROLE IN A DEADLY 2019 CRASH.

 

A LOCAL HUNTER IS BEING SUED BY THE MAN HE MISTOOK FOR A TURKEY WHILE HUNTING TWO YEARS AGO.

 

THREE PEOPLE WERE SERIOUSLY INJURED WHEN THEIR CAR STRUCK A POLE AND A HOUSE IN GENESEE COUNTY SUNDAY.

 

AND – GOV HOCHUL HAS SIGNED A BILL ALLOWING CANDIDATES CHARGED WITH A CRIME TO BE REMOVED FROM THE BALLOT.

MONDAY 05/02/2022

A 37-YEAR-OLD LOCKPORT MAN HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED AS A SATURDAY NIGHT HOMICIDE VICTIM IN JAMESTOWN.

 

A WEEKEND SHOOTING IN BUFFALO’S KENSINGTON-BAILEY NEIGHBORHOOD HAS CLAIMED THE LIFE OF ANOTHER TEEN.

 

A FALLS MAN FELL TO HIS DEATH EARLY SUNDAY FROM A PEARL STREET ROOFTOP IN BUFFALO.

 

IN NIAGARA FALLS – A POLICE OFFICER WAS INJURED AFTER RESPONDEDING TO A FIGHT ON BUFFALO AVENUE FRIDAY.

 

FIRST RESPONDERS IN NIAGARA COUNTY WERE ON SITE AT A PAIR OF TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS LAST EVENING.

 

A TOWN OF TONAWANDA DRIVER IS FACING CHARGES AFTER THREE COPS PULLED HIM FROM HIS BURNING CAR FRIDAY.

 

IT’S BEEN A WEEK SINCE PAUL HAHN OF AMHERST WENT MISSING WHILE KAYAKING ON LAKE ONTARIO.

 

NIAGARA’S “MAID OF THE MIST” OPENED FRIDAY FOR IT’S 138TH SEASON OF BOAT RIDES TO THE BASE OF THE FALLS.

 

AND – GAS PRICES IN WESTERN NEW YORK ARE RISING ONCE AGAIN AFTER SEVERAL WEEKS IN MODEST DECLINE.

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