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November 14, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Boys & Girls Clubs induct four into hall of fame

To commemorate its growth in the last 19 years and to honor those who have made it possible, the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Northtowns have inducted four local leaders into the organization’s hall of fame for 2018.  More...

Kenmore Village Board promotes two KPD officers

Two of Kenmore’s finest received promotions last week, as the Kenmore Village Board moved to fill the vacancy created by newly appointed Kenmore Police Chief Thomas Phillips.  More...

Eastbound I-290 bridge near Colvin reopening

Construction on westbound bridge to start in the spring

Work on the Interstate 290 eastbound bridge between Delaware Avenue and Colvin Boulevard has been completed, according to the state Department of Transportation. All lane and ramp restrictions were scheduled to be removed Saturday.   More...

Food Bank asking for turkeys to help rock out holiday hunger

In an effort to provide holiday meals to hungry community members, 97 Rock, 7 Eyewitness News, Kaleida Health and the Food Bank of WNY are teaming up for the 13th annual Operation: Rock Out Hunger.  More...

Noco Express customers donate $14,000 to Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Noco Express has announced that through a recent in-store campaign, its customers have donated $14,309 to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Western & Central New York Chapter.  Customers had the opportunity to make a $1 donation at More...

Federal grants aid anti-trafficking efforts

The International Institute of Buffalo has been awarded two federal grants through the U.S. Department of Justice Office for Victims of Crime. According to Rep. More...

Ken-Ton School District Innovation Contest winner announced

The Ken-Ton School District has a winner for its first Innovation Contest, which wrapped up Nov. 1 with presentations from five finalists.  More...

St. Joe’s eliminates Regents curriculum

St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute recently announced that it will no longer use the Regents curriculum as a foundation for the school’s academic program. More...

BASKET WINNERS

— Cheektowaga resident Jessica Mikolin and her daughter, Kayla, are two of the winners at a basket raffle and bake sale featuring chicken chowder that was held earlier this month at Augustana Lutheran Church in Tonawanda. More...

Niagara Regional Theatre Guild to present ‘Mystery of Edwin Drood’

The Niagara Regional Theatre Guild will present four performances this weekend of Charles Dickens’ “Mystery of Edwin Drood,” a tale in which the audience chooses the killer.  The musical mystery is being directed and choreograp More...