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September 12, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

American Repertory Theater presenting musical dealing with teen violence

Taking place this week and running through Sept. More...

Local advocacy group plans kite festival for mental health

Mental Health Peer Connection, a local advocacy organization that facilitates self-directed growth, wellness and choice through peer mentoring, will be holding a “Kite Festival Celebrating Mental Health” from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Town of Tonawanda Police seeking help identifying larceny suspect

The Town of Tonawanda Police Department is asking for assistance from the public in identifying a man who allegedly stole a woman’s wallet left at a Family Dollar store on Sheridan Drive in July. More...

Governor directs DEC to phase out use of hydrofluorocarbons by 2020

On Monday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo called on the state Department of Environmental Conservation to phase out hydrofluorocarbons, a group of potent greenhouse gas pollutants used in a variety of applications.  More...

Cardinal O’Hara to host free college fair Sept. 19

Cardinal O’Hara High School will host a free college fair open to all students and parents in the area Wednesday, Sept. 19, in the Cardinal O’Hara Performing Arts Center.  The fair will begin at 5:15 p.m. More...

Carousel Society elects officers for 2018-19, reappoints trustees

During its August board meeting, the Carousel Society of the Niagara Frontier Board of Trustees elected its 2018-19 slate of officers, according to the society.  The board chose Rae Proefrock as president; Jay Wilcox as vice president; Rob Letes More...

Bee’s Football Squares Contest involves readers

With the NFL season now officially under way, it’s time to play The Bee’s Football Squares Contest. More...

Buffalo woman stopped for speeding, charged with felony DWI

Buffalo resident Adriana Morgan, 33, has been charged with three felonies, including felony driving while intoxicated, after she was stopped on Sept. 3 by an Erie County sheriff’s deputy for speeding on River Road in Tonawanda.  More...

City of North Tonawanda hosting special waste drop-off day

City of North Tonawanda Mayor Arthur Pappas announced Friday that the municipality will hold a special waste drop-off day that will take place from 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. More...

Erie County Sheriff’s employees recognized during Sheriff’s Week

As part of Sheriff’s Week in Erie County, county leaders are working to honor the men and women who serve the community.  Legislator Joe Lorigo said the Erie County Legislature appreciates the hard work of the men and women who work for th More...