Weekly Feature



December 14, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

OP native stars in feature film

Orchard Park native Fidelia Grace is receiving rave reviews for her portrayal of a young domestic prisoner in the film, “Dreams I Never Had,” starring Malcolm Mc- Dowell and Robin Givens.  Grace plays Layla, a teenage girl held capti More...

Money secured for town group in 2018 Erie County budget

The 2018 Erie County budget lowers the tax rate for the fourth consecutive year, according to legislators, while providing funding for critical services and investing in several community organizations and service groups.  The amended budget was More...

M&T employees build bikes for children served by Journey’s End

At the offices of Journey’s End Refugee Services, M&T Bank recently presented a surprise gift — new bicycles — to children whose families have settled in Buffalo after long journeys from their home countries.  More...

Schneiderman sues Buffalo music promoter for fraud

New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman recently announced a lawsuit against Cody Conway, a Buffalo music promoter, and his company, Buffalove Music Festival, LLC. More...

Lyme Task Force seeks to develop statewide disease protocol

State Sen. More...

Bills ‘streaker’ pleads guilty, banned from stadium

A 29-year-old Cheektowaga man must complete community service and pay a fine, after he pleaded guilty to exposure charges after streaking across the field at a recent Buffalo Bills football game.  Erie County District Attorney John J. More...

News Brief

Tuesday’s Orchard Park Board of Education meeting was cancelled due to inclement weather. The meeting has been rescheduled to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 19, in the District Office, 2240 Southwestern Boulevard, West Seneca.   More...

New downtown home of Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at UB opens

Sixty-four years after moving to the University at Buffalo’s South Campus, the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences has returned to downtown Buffalo. More...