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The Buffalo News
Cars quicken pulse of Main Street revivalto complete, at a cost of $75.4 million. The federal dollars were secured by S
Cars quicken pulse of Main Street revival
The Buffalo News / Posted 30 minutes ago
to complete, at a cost of $75.4 million. The federal dollars were secured by Sen. Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., and Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, and come from sources of funding that can be used only for projects such as this one. They include... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Grants totaling $33.8 million announced for Roswell Park researchInstitute researchers have received eight recent grants totaling $33.8 million
Grants totaling $33.8 million announced for Roswell Park research
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
Institute researchers have received eight recent grants totaling $33.8 million from National Institutes of Health, Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, announced Wednesday. The grants will fund work on developing new approaches for treating prostate... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Monday RewindSinndar wins the 3200m Andrew Ramsden for Darren Weir and Harry Coffey from Joh
Monday Rewind
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Sinndar wins the 3200m Andrew Ramsden for Darren Weir and Harry Coffey from John Sadler’s Japanese recruit The Bandit. Brian Higgins rode his first-ever city winner at age 30 when booting home Nikki Burke’s $40 Nautical in the Straight Six,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Schratz to challenge Higgins in heavily Democratic districthave assigned a near-impossible task to former Amherst Council Member Shelly D.
Schratz to challenge Higgins in heavily Democratic district
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
have assigned a near-impossible task to former Amherst Council Member Shelly D. Schratz – taking on powerful incumbent Rep. Brian Higgins. But Schratz has always been on deck for the party. She took on Democratic Legislator Thomas A. Loughran in... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Higgins Presses For Another Review of Skyway By State DOTanother request to the state to review the idea of taking down the elevated exp
Higgins Presses For Another Review of Skyway By State DOT
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 days ago
another request to the state to review the idea of taking down the elevated expressway link to the Southtowns. Congressman Brian Higgins says, "Why are we continuing to invest in this structure." Once again that question about the Skyway directed... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Higgins calls for state DOT to study taking down the SkywayRep. Brian Higgins on Monday called on the state Department of Transportation t
Higgins calls for state DOT to study taking down the Skyway
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
Rep. Brian Higgins on Monday called on the state Department of Transportation to formally assess alternative transportation routes to the Skyway. Higgins, D-Buffalo, who has long advocated for the elevated highway’s removal from along the downtown... Read more
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SportsFan
Higgins guides Nautical to Listed victoryHaving ridden Nautical in most of her fast trackwork and barrier trials, jockey
Higgins guides Nautical to Listed victory
SportsFan / Posted 9 days ago
Having ridden Nautical in most of her fast trackwork and barrier trials, jockey Brian Higgins finally got his chance to ride the mare in race at Flemington. And he made it count. Higgins steered Nautical to victory in the Listed Straight Six,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lower Macungie gets two dog parks, plus a skate parkmanager Bruce Fosselman at Thursday night’s commissioners meeting. “Neither on
Lower Macungie gets two dog parks, plus a skate park
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 days ago
manager Bruce Fosselman at Thursday night’s commissioners meeting. “Neither one is a perfect fit,” said Commissioner Brian Higgins. “But both have many positive attributes that may work.” Roger Williams of Friends of Lower Macungie Dog Park... Read more
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The Buffalo News
House votes to weaken federal crackdown on invasive species– an annual affair that typically makes no mention of the commercial shipping i
House votes to weaken federal crackdown on invasive species
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
– an annual affair that typically makes no mention of the commercial shipping industry. Uncharacteristically, neither Rep. Brian Higgins, a Buffalo Democrat who voted against the bill, nor Rep. Chris Collins, a Clarence Republican who voted for it,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bergen County executive’s plan calls for more cops, safety review at hospital— ranging from hitting to aggravated assault — a policy started in 2011 after t
Bergen County executive’s plan calls for more cops, safety review at hospital
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 days ago
— ranging from hitting to aggravated assault — a policy started in 2011 after the Bergen County police chief at the time, Brian Higgins, learned that violent episodes were not being reported by the hospital. So many alleged assaults occurred that... Read more
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The Buffalo News
23-story apartment tower proposed for Outer Harbor faces new obstaclesto be one that is not,” he said. Romanowski said the project had support from
23-story apartment tower proposed for Outer Harbor faces new obstacles
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
to be one that is not,” he said. Romanowski said the project had support from Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown and Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, a waterfront advocate, but board member Henry Burns said he wanted to hear that directly. “I’d love... Read more
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The Buffalo News
23-story apartment tower proposed for Outer Harbor faces new obstaclesto be one that is not,” he said. Romanowski said the project had support from
23-story apartment tower proposed for Outer Harbor faces new obstacles
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
to be one that is not,” he said. Romanowski said the project had support from Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown and Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, a waterfront advocate, but board member Henry Burns said he wanted to hear that directly. “I’d love... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Obstacles mounting for Buchheit over Freezer Queen site re-useto be one that is not,” he said. Romanowski said the project had support from
Obstacles mounting for Buchheit over Freezer Queen site re-use
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
to be one that is not,” he said. Romanowski said the project had support from Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown and Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, a waterfront advocate, but board member Henry Burns said he wanted to hear that directly. “I’d love... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Outer Harbor summer events begin Memorial Day weekendPointe, once a less-inviting open space. “Ten years ago this was the site wher
Outer Harbor summer events begin Memorial Day weekend
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
Pointe, once a less-inviting open space. “Ten years ago this was the site where the ice boom was stored,” said Congressman Brian Higgins, a champion of creating more public access to the city’s waterfront. “This summer is poised, perhaps, to be the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Summer events begin at Outer Harbor Memorial Day weekendRich Products debuts its summer program. “Ten years ago this was the site wher
Summer events begin at Outer Harbor Memorial Day weekend
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
Rich Products debuts its summer program. “Ten years ago this was the site where the ice boom was stored,” said Congressman Brian Higgins, a champion of creating more public access to the city’s waterfront. “This summer is poised, perhaps, to be the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
ICYMI: Bergen Regional Medical Center: A climate of violence at hospital of last resortworkplace violence plan and found it be fully compliant. Assault reports rise
ICYMI: Bergen Regional Medical Center: A climate of violence at hospital of last resort
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 14 days ago
workplace violence plan and found it be fully compliant. Assault reports rise In 2011, then-Bergen County Police Chief Brian Higgins grew so concerned about violence that he began requiring the hospital to report all allegations of assault. In... Read more
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The Buffalo News
House passes bill to expand access to anti-opioid drug treatmentbehaviors – prescription opioids or heroin – and then overdosing.” Amabile bro
House passes bill to expand access to anti-opioid drug treatment
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 days ago
behaviors – prescription opioids or heroin – and then overdosing.” Amabile brought that issue to the attention of Rep. Brian Higgins, and the Buffalo Democrat introduced legislation that is similar to the bill the House agreed to last... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bergen Regional Medical Center: A climate of violence at hospital of last resortworkplace violence plan and found it be fully compliant. Assault reports rise
Bergen Regional Medical Center: A climate of violence at hospital of last resort
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 days ago
workplace violence plan and found it be fully compliant. Assault reports rise In 2011, then-Bergen County Police Chief Brian Higgins grew so concerned about violence that he began requiring the hospital to report all allegations of assault. In... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
A climate of violence at hospital of last resortworkplace violence plan and found it be fully compliant. Assault reports rise
A climate of violence at hospital of last resort
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 days ago
workplace violence plan and found it be fully compliant. Assault reports rise In 2011, then-Bergen County Police Chief Brian Higgins grew so concerned about violence that he began requiring the hospital to report all allegations of assault. In... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Congress on verge of addressing opioid crisisbehaviors – prescription opioids or heroin – and then overdosing.” Amabile bro
Congress on verge of addressing opioid crisis
The Buffalo News / Posted 16 days ago
behaviors – prescription opioids or heroin – and then overdosing.” Amabile brought that issue to the attention of Rep. Brian Higgins, and the Buffalo Democrat introduced legislation that is similar to the bill the House agreed to last... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
KeyCorp, First Niagara announce details of mergerBank would have a devastating impact on consumers and businesses.” Erie County
KeyCorp, First Niagara announce details of merger
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 19 days ago
Bank would have a devastating impact on consumers and businesses.” Erie County Executive, Mark Poloncarz, and Congressman, Brian Higgins, also announced opposition to the merger of the two banks. Both politicians believe the purchase will decrease... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine’s winningest high school soccer coach retiring after 42 yearsThe state’s winningest high school soccer coach is retiring. Ellsworth High Sc
Maine’s winningest high school soccer coach retiring after 42 years
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
The state’s winningest high school soccer coach is retiring. Ellsworth High School boys coach Brian Higgins submitted his retirement papers to the Ellsworth school board on Tuesday evening. Higgins said he has contemplated retirement for two years... Read more
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Daily Record
Unite union seals £10million compensation deal for blacklisted workershad to be dragged kicking and screaming to make unprecedented admissions of gui
Unite union seals £10million compensation deal for blacklisted workers
Daily Record / Posted 21 days ago
had to be dragged kicking and screaming to make unprecedented admissions of guilt last October. Blacklisted bricklayer Brian Higgins. "In addition to financial compensation, admissions of guilt and formal apologies, the companies have agreed,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lower Macungie commissioners bury composting feeget complaints from people in private communities that they pay taxes but we do
Lower Macungie commissioners bury composting fee
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 24 days ago
get complaints from people in private communities that they pay taxes but we don’t plow their streets,” said Commissioner Brian Higgins. He indicated charging those residents to use the recycling center might be like adding insult to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Macungie commissioners address speeding on Mill Creek RoadCommissioners President Douglas Brown said. "We should put money in the budget
Lower Macungie commissioners address speeding on Mill Creek Road
The Morning Call / Posted 24 days ago
Commissioners President Douglas Brown said. "We should put money in the budget for next year," he said. Commissioner Brian Higgins said the electronic signs are a waste of money because people will ignore them, but said driving at the posted... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Higgins says Niagara power could ease loss from Huntley Stationof electricity since the closing of the Huntley Station power plant in the Town
Higgins says Niagara power could ease loss from Huntley Station
The Buffalo News / Posted 25 days ago
of electricity since the closing of the Huntley Station power plant in the Town of Tonawanda on Feb. 29 are prompting Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, to call on the New York Power Authority to protect consumers by making more power available from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Call on U.S. to Prioritize Humanitarian CrisisWilson (D-FL), Tom Emmer (R-MN), Brad Sherman (D-CA), Chaka Fattah (D-PA), Will
Call on U.S. to Prioritize Humanitarian Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Wilson (D-FL), Tom Emmer (R-MN), Brad Sherman (D-CA), Chaka Fattah (D-PA), William Keating (D-MA), Steve Israel (D-NY), Brian Higgins (D-NY), James Clyburn (D-SC), Daniel Donovan, Jr (R-NY)., Sean Patrick Maloney (D-NY), Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Bill... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Museum’s new leader hails Buffalo as ‘science city’and trying to get education to be a main part of what we’re doing in the commun
Museum’s new leader hails Buffalo as ‘science city’
The Buffalo News / Posted 28 days ago
and trying to get education to be a main part of what we’re doing in the community, and not just at the facility.” Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, was one of several politicians who extended a warm welcome to Wigglesworth on Monday at the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
National Aquarium executive named to lead Buffalo Museum of Scienceand trying to get education to be a main part of what we’re doing in the commun
National Aquarium executive named to lead Buffalo Museum of Science
The Buffalo News / Posted 28 days ago
and trying to get education to be a main part of what we’re doing in the community, and not just at the facility.” Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, was one of several politicians who extended a warm welcome to Wigglesworth Monday at the Museum of... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Who Needs Superdelegates?Gov. Clinton 486 Yvette Clarke NY Rep. Clinton 487 Joseph Crowley NY Rep. Cli
Who Needs Superdelegates?
Op-Ed News / Posted 28 days ago
Gov. Clinton 486 Yvette Clarke NY Rep. Clinton 487 Joseph Crowley NY Rep. Clinton 488 Eliot Engel NY Rep. Clinton 489 Brian Higgins NY Rep. Clinton 490 Steve Israel NY Rep. Clinton 491 Hakeem Jeffries NY Rep. Clinton 492 Nita Lowey NY Rep.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
You’ve gotta Buffalove it: Bison named the national mammala boost to Buffalo – the city, that is. “It’s another acknowledgement of the f
You’ve gotta Buffalove it: Bison named the national mammal
The Buffalo News / Posted 30 days ago
a boost to Buffalo – the city, that is. “It’s another acknowledgement of the full force of the Buffalo renaissance,” Rep. Brian Higgins wryly noted. “It’s beginning to transcend geography. It’s going national and international.” Of course,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Support for high-speed rail between Buffalo and RochesterNY - The idea of a high-speed rail line between Buffalo and Rochester has the s
Support for high-speed rail between Buffalo and Rochester
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted a month ago
NY - The idea of a high-speed rail line between Buffalo and Rochester has the support of two members of Congress. Brian Higgins and Louise Slaughter both say there's a need for a high-speed rail link between the two cities, and even into... Read more
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Pitchfork
Beyoncé's Lemonade Collaborator MNEK Talks Lending "Hold Up" a Key Linemaking of that song? MNE: The way she pieced together the song was very simila
Beyoncé's Lemonade Collaborator MNEK Talks Lending "Hold Up" a Key Line
Pitchfork / Posted 1 months ago
making of that song? MNE: The way she pieced together the song was very similar to that of Xenomania. [Xenomania founder] Brian Higgins taught me the idea of really strengthening what a song is by piecing together things, by having the ear more... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
KeyCorp to sell off 18 First Niagara branchesBank would have a devastating impact on consumers and businesses.” Erie County
KeyCorp to sell off 18 First Niagara branches
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 1 months ago
Bank would have a devastating impact on consumers and businesses.” Erie County Executive, Mark Poloncarz, and Congressman, Brian Higgins, also announced opposition to the merger of the two banks. Both politicians believe the purchase will decrease... Read more

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