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The Buffalo News
State DOT will study future of Buffalo’s Skyway, alternatives to replace itexamining the 60-year-old structure, alternative routes and what effect changes
State DOT will study future of Buffalo’s Skyway, alternatives to replace it
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 hours ago
examining the 60-year-old structure, alternative routes and what effect changes to the bridge could have on I-190. Rep. Brian Higgins will announce the study today. Other studies have been done on the Skyway, but this one is critical for... Read more
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The Buffalo News
State will study Skyway alternatives, needed for federal aid to replace itexamining the 60-year-old structure, alternative routes and what effect changes
State will study Skyway alternatives, needed for federal aid to replace it
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 hours ago
examining the 60-year-old structure, alternative routes and what effect changes to the bridge could have on I-190. Rep. Brian Higgins will announce the study today. Other studies have been done on the Skyway, but this one is critical for... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Movie Tavern project closer to lights, camera, actionSystems, based in Reading, to install a fence for the new dog park at Spring Cr
Movie Tavern project closer to lights, camera, action
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
Systems, based in Reading, to install a fence for the new dog park at Spring Creek Park. The amount was $40,130. Commissioner Brian Higgins excused himself during the meeting for personal reasons. He was not present for Trexler Business Center v... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Lambton woman placed on probationthe woman without a criminal record. In the circumstances a discharge was appr
Lambton woman placed on probation
Sarnia Observer / Posted 2 days ago
the woman without a criminal record. In the circumstances a discharge was appropriate, said assistant federal prosecutor Brian Higgins. In granting the discharge Justice Mark Hornblower said he was prepared to accept the incident was a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Nuns on the Bus sound activist theme in visit to Buffaloof the Affordable Care Act, which was opposed by the U.S. Conference of Catholi
Nuns on the Bus sound activist theme in visit to Buffalo
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
of the Affordable Care Act, which was opposed by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. That support wasn’t lost on Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, who remembers the uncertainty of getting the Affordable Care Act passed. The sisters, said Higgins,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Nuns on the Bus sound activist theme in visit to Buffaloof the Affordable Care Act, which was opposed by the U.S. Conference of Catholi
Nuns on the Bus sound activist theme in visit to Buffalo
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
of the Affordable Care Act, which was opposed by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. That support wasn’t lost on Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, who remembers the uncertainty of getting the Affordable Care Act passed. The sisters, said Higgins,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Property price boost for those living near Dart and Luas linesat least 10 per cent, with values rising even during construction, proving evid
Property price boost for those living near Dart and Luas lines
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
at least 10 per cent, with values rising even during construction, proving evidence of what study authors Ronan Lyons and Brian Higgins described as an “anticipation effect”. However, any boost from the Docklands Luas extension was confined to... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Buffalo Native Still On Clinton VP Short Listpresident, and he would certainly be among those top choices,” she said. “He’s
Buffalo Native Still On Clinton VP Short List
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 5 days ago
president, and he would certainly be among those top choices,” she said. “He’s an outstanding individual,” agreed Rep Brian Higgins, (D-NY 26th). "I think he's well versed on the issues , the economic challenges of this country, the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
North of Canalside in Buffalo, there’s buzzworthy projects, tooand Niagara rivers are experiencing a quiet renaissance thanks to millions of d
North of Canalside in Buffalo, there’s buzzworthy projects, too
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
and Niagara rivers are experiencing a quiet renaissance thanks to millions of dollars in public investments,” said Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo. “These efforts are enhancing areas along the water directly connected to local neighborhoods and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
North of Canalside in Buffalo, there’s buzz, tooand Niagara Rivers are experiencing a quiet renaissance thanks to millions of d
North of Canalside in Buffalo, there’s buzz, too
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
and Niagara Rivers are experiencing a quiet renaissance thanks to millions of dollars in public investments,” said Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo. “These efforts are enhancing areas along the water directly connected to local neighborhoods and... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Pieta to take over Console servicesa press briefing later, Pieta House chief executive Brian Higgins said everythi
Pieta to take over Console services
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
a press briefing later, Pieta House chief executive Brian Higgins said everything possible would be done to ensure that clients of Console receive the same high-quality... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Union cracks endorsement whipMiami. (Rep. Anthony Weiner's answer: “Now that the Jets aren't going, no.”) Tw
Union cracks endorsement whip
Crain's New York Business / Posted 10 days ago
Miami. (Rep. Anthony Weiner's answer: “Now that the Jets aren't going, no.”) Two congressmen, Peter King of Long Island and Brian Higgins of Buffalo, refused to say. Eight others did not reply by press time: Kirsten Gillibrand, John Hall, Steve... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Three Area Bank Branches To Closeofficials said in a news release a commitment they made to U.S. Sen. Charles Sc
Three Area Bank Branches To Close
The Post-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
officials said in a news release a commitment they made to U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer, D-New York, and U.S. Rep. Brian Higgins, D-South Buffalo, that all First Niagara and KeyBank employees in consolidated branches will be offered roles... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Federal Reserve approves Key deal for First Niagaracalls for 70 First Niagara branches and 36 Key branches to be closed. But under
Federal Reserve approves Key deal for First Niagara
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
calls for 70 First Niagara branches and 36 Key branches to be closed. But under a deal with Sen. Charles Schumer and Rep. Brian Higgins, Key pledged to keep statewide job cuts to a minimum, and has pledged to add jobs in upstate in the years... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Region dodges dire job-cut predictions for Key-First Niagara dealin four states, and 36 Key branches in New York State. But under an agreement a
Region dodges dire job-cut predictions for Key-First Niagara deal
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
in four states, and 36 Key branches in New York State. But under an agreement announced with Sen. Charles Schumer and Rep. Brian Higgins, Key has pledged to offer jobs to all branch employees. Key also said it will make no more than 250 job cuts... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Schumer, Higgins Get KeyBank's Promise To Restore Jobs Lost In Mergeror months before federal regulators give their final blessing on the deal, but
Schumer, Higgins Get KeyBank's Promise To Restore Jobs Lost In Merger
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 12 days ago
or months before federal regulators give their final blessing on the deal, but Schumer says he and Buffalo Congressman Brian Higgins have extracted assurances from KeyBank CEO Beth Mooney that jobs lost in the merger will be restored by... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Plan calls for closing 16 First Niagara and seven Key branches in areapositions statewide after acquiring First Niagara, part of a deal worked out be
Plan calls for closing 16 First Niagara and seven Key branches in area
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
positions statewide after acquiring First Niagara, part of a deal worked out between Key and Sen. Charles Schumer and Rep. Brian Higgins that was announced over the weekend. But the agreement calls for sparing branch employees, by offering them a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
KeyCorp agrees to add 500 new jobs upstate, limit position cuts to 250First Niagara Financial Group and, in fact, add at least 500 new jobs in the co
KeyCorp agrees to add 500 new jobs upstate, limit position cuts to 250
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
First Niagara Financial Group and, in fact, add at least 500 new jobs in the coming years, Sen. Charles E. Schumer and Rep. Brian Higgins said Sunday after negotiating a deal that also calls for Key to establish a Northeast regional headquarters... Read more
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The Buffalo News
KeyCorp agrees to limit job cuts to 250 in New York State, enhance Buffalo employmentFirst Niagara Financial Group and, in fact, add at least 500 new jobs in the co
KeyCorp agrees to limit job cuts to 250 in New York State, enhance Buffalo employment
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
First Niagara Financial Group and, in fact, add at least 500 new jobs in the coming years, Sen. Charles E. Schumer and Rep. Brian Higgins said Sunday after negotiating a deal that also calls for Key to establish a Northeast regional headquarters... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Woman approaching life with new attitudeTse. Tse is a first-time drug offender but she had come to a serious point in
Woman approaching life with new attitude
Sarnia Observer / Posted 15 days ago
Tse. Tse is a first-time drug offender but she had come to a serious point in her life, said assistant federal prosecutor Brian Higgins. A joint submission by Crown and defence lawyers for four months, including the equivalent of 57 days of... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Initial arrest found bags of pillsalcohol and an assault have created a concern about the impact of substances on
Initial arrest found bags of pills
Sarnia Observer / Posted 16 days ago
alcohol and an assault have created a concern about the impact of substances on Kerwin, said assistant federal prosecutor Brian Higgins, who called for a $750 fine for the drug possession. Prior to the hallway incident there had between “mutual... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Fine and driving ban imposedwas a relatively small amount, but Smith's driving while he had the drug was a
Fine and driving ban imposed
Sarnia Observer / Posted 16 days ago
was a relatively small amount, but Smith's driving while he had the drug was a concern, said assistant federal prosecutor Brian Higgins who sought a $750 fine. Smith had an extensive criminal record but a significant gap occurred after 2008, said... Read more
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The Mendota Reporter
Mendota Reporter Robert A. SteinUSO sweetheart, Joyce Scott on May 26, 1946 in Oregon, Wis. Survivors include
Mendota Reporter Robert A. Stein
The Mendota Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
USO sweetheart, Joyce Scott on May 26, 1946 in Oregon, Wis. Survivors include his wife of 70 years; his children, Cathy (Brian) Higgins of Cannon Beach, Ore., Sandy (Michael) Kerns of Hemet, Calif., Timothy (Mary Lou Pitstick) of Geneseo, Becki... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Honor Roll / Recognizing the accomplishments of Western New YorkersTown of Tonawanda, is the 2016 grand prize winner for the Congressional Art Com
Honor Roll / Recognizing the accomplishments of Western New Yorkers
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
Town of Tonawanda, is the 2016 grand prize winner for the Congressional Art Competition, representing the district of Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo. Front-runners from each congressional district were invited to Washington, D.C., for the official... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Area fire companies and first responders invited to a grant workshopthe Erie County Emergency Services Training & Operation Center at 3359 Broadway
Area fire companies and first responders invited to a grant workshop
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 days ago
the Erie County Emergency Services Training & Operation Center at 3359 Broadway in Cheektowaga at 6:30 p.m. July 25. Rep. Brian Higgins said Thursday that the workshop will deal with how agencies should apply for grants through the federal... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Tifft Nature Preserve debuts public artat Tifft Nature Preserve unveiled a colorful, new installation from the Albrigh
Tifft Nature Preserve debuts public art
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 23 days ago
at Tifft Nature Preserve unveiled a colorful, new installation from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery on Thursday. Congressman Brian Higgins, Deputy Erie County Executive Maria Whyte, Buffalo Museum of Science President and CEO Marisa Wigglesworth and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Roswell Park doctor on cancer fight: ‘We move like snails’to accomplish the task force recommendations. The Roswell Park summit will fea
Roswell Park doctor on cancer fight: ‘We move like snails’
The Buffalo News / Posted 25 days ago
to accomplish the task force recommendations. The Roswell Park summit will feature comments and discussions by Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo; Dr. Kunle Odunsi, deputy director of the cancer center; Jackie Cornell-Bechelli, regional director... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB joins White House’s new Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institutewould help create new opportunities for our universities and manufacturers to l
UB joins White House’s new Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 25 days ago
would help create new opportunities for our universities and manufacturers to lead the way in this growing industry.” Rep. Brian Higgins notes that “UB is well-positioned to play a critical role in this collaborative effort between government,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Experts gather around the nation as ‘moonshot’ on cancer lifts offto accomplish the task force recommendations. The Roswell Park summit will fea
Experts gather around the nation as ‘moonshot’ on cancer lifts off
The Buffalo News / Posted 25 days ago
to accomplish the task force recommendations. The Roswell Park summit will feature comments and discussions by Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo; Dr. Kunle Odunsi, deputy director of the cancer center; Jackie Cornell-Bechelli, regional director... Read more
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The Buffalo News
‘Moonshot’ on cancer is Roswell Park focusto accomplish the task force recommendations. The Roswell Park summit will fea
‘Moonshot’ on cancer is Roswell Park focus
The Buffalo News / Posted 25 days ago
to accomplish the task force recommendations. The Roswell Park summit will feature comments and discussions by Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo; Dr. Kunle Odunsi, deputy director of the cancer center; Jackie Cornell-Bechelli, regional director... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Regional summit at Roswell Park is part of national cancer ‘moonshot’ effortto accomplish the task force recommendations. The Roswell Park summit will fea
Regional summit at Roswell Park is part of national cancer ‘moonshot’ effort
The Buffalo News / Posted 25 days ago
to accomplish the task force recommendations. The Roswell Park summit will feature comments and discussions by Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo; Dr. Kunle Odunsi, deputy director of the cancer center; Jackie Cornell-Bechelli, regional director... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Streetscape project seeks to connect Allentown to Medical Campusthan they needed from the original federal allocation, McGovern said. That’s w
Streetscape project seeks to connect Allentown to Medical Campus
The Buffalo News / Posted 30 days ago
than they needed from the original federal allocation, McGovern said. That’s when they checked with the office of Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, on whether they could use the leftover funding to rebuild Allen Street. There are also state and... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Pot use by 402 driver raises alarmthat marijuana was being used in the vehicle, which creates a concern for publi
Pot use by 402 driver raises alarm
Sarnia Observer / Posted 30 days ago
that marijuana was being used in the vehicle, which creates a concern for public safety, said assistant federal prosecutor Brian Higgins. Higgins sought a $500 fine and probation. A conviction would have an impact on his career, said the man who... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Petrolia man was caught with two drugsof cocaine and methamphetamine. A 30-day sentence for the November offences wa
Petrolia man was caught with two drugs
Sarnia Observer / Posted a month ago
of cocaine and methamphetamine. A 30-day sentence for the November offences was sought by assistant federal prosecutor Brian Higgins. A very sympathetic pre-sentence report indicated that Colpaert was using drugs to numb the impact of past... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Gary E. Jeteryears, he talked about the medals he should have been awarded. After an effort
Gary E. Jeter
The Buffalo News / Posted a month ago
years, he talked about the medals he should have been awarded. After an effort by his step-daughter, Robin Clowers, Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, presented him with the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Service Medal with two bronze... Read more

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