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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Cheektowaga man shot in the lega 30-year-old Cheektowaga man was shot in the leg Saturday around 3:30 a.m. on
Cheektowaga man shot in the leg
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 hours ago
a 30-year-old Cheektowaga man was shot in the leg Saturday around 3:30 a.m. on Lang Avenue at East End. He was taken to Erie County Medical Center for treatment and was released. Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call or... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cheektowaga man, 30, shot in leg on East Sideshot in the leg about 3:30 a.m. Saturday at Lang and East End avenues, Buffalo
Cheektowaga man, 30, shot in leg on East Side
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 hours ago
shot in the leg about 3:30 a.m. Saturday at Lang and East End avenues, Buffalo police said. The victim, 30, was treated in Erie County Medical Center, then released. Buffalo police are urging anyone with information on the shooting to call or text... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Gostomski Shows The Way On First Day- Jamestown's Taylor Brightman posted the top time in the preliminaries of the
Gostomski Shows The Way On First Day
The Post-Journal / Posted 17 hours ago
- Jamestown's Taylor Brightman posted the top time in the preliminaries of the girls 100-meter dash at the Erie County Interscholastic Conference Track and Field Championships hosted by Pioneer Central School. The sophomore ran a... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Lawmakers debating several mimosa billsplease," says Kennedy. Kennedy is the co-sponsor of a bill that would allow al
Lawmakers debating several mimosa bills
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 19 hours ago
please," says Kennedy. Kennedy is the co-sponsor of a bill that would allow alcohol sales starting at 8 a.m. on Sundays in Erie County. He also supports the Governor's legislation. "This really came to light during the Buffalo Bills game this past... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Duplicate Bridge: May 28June 11, 12:30 p.m., Lockport Duplicate, 33 Ontario St., Lockport. Summer Picn
Duplicate Bridge: May 28
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 hours ago
June 11, 12:30 p.m., Lockport Duplicate, 33 Ontario St., Lockport. Summer Picnic – Sunday, July 24. Two sessions. Erie County Fairgrounds, Hamburg. Cleveland All-American Regional – Embassy Suites, 5800 Rockside Woods Blvd., Independence,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
General Electric Transportation Intends To Transfer 190 From Eriewill now negotiate with the company for the next 60 days. General Electric Tra
General Electric Transportation Intends To Transfer 190 From Erie
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
will now negotiate with the company for the next 60 days. General Electric Transportation is the largest employer in Erie County, Pa. It's unclear how many of its employees commute from Chautauqua County, but the company does draw from parts... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Bridge at Akron Falls Park reopens after replacement projectat Akron Falls Park reopened Friday, meeting the goal to complete the replaceme
Bridge at Akron Falls Park reopens after replacement project
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
at Akron Falls Park reopened Friday, meeting the goal to complete the replacement project by Memorial Day, according to the Erie County Department of Public Works. The $700,000 capital project replaced the 70-foot steel bridge at the entrance to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Sacha blasts Flaherty and Sedita in announcing run for district attorneyMark A. Sacha launched his Democratic primary campaign for Erie County district
Sacha blasts Flaherty and Sedita in announcing run for district attorney
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Mark A. Sacha launched his Democratic primary campaign for Erie County district attorney Friday with a blistering attack on an office he labeled as riddled with politics and even illegalities for more than a decade. The onetime career prosecutor,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Outdoors calendar (Week of May 29)Trail Club Events: “Lancaster Heritage Trail Saunter,” 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, cal
Outdoors calendar (Week of May 29)
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Trail Club Events: “Lancaster Heritage Trail Saunter,” 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, call 684 4449; and “National Trails Day – Erie County Forest, Sardinia,” 9:30 a.m. Saturday, call 866-1233. For all Foothills events, visit foothillstrailclub.org. •... Read more
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The Buffalo News
92-old woman run over by car in front of medical buildingand the curb. Witnesses yelled for the driver to stop, but he ended up backing
92-old woman run over by car in front of medical building
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
and the curb. Witnesses yelled for the driver to stop, but he ended up backing up and ran over Lazarus’ left calf. She was taken to Erie County Medical Center for treatment of a compound fracture of her lower left leg. No charges have been f... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Sheriff’s deputies nearly struck by drunk driver when stopped with another drunk driverErie County Sheriff’s deputies were nearly struck by the vehicle of an alleged
Sheriff’s deputies nearly struck by drunk driver when stopped with another drunk driver
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Erie County Sheriff’s deputies were nearly struck by the vehicle of an alleged drunken driver while making another driving while intoxicated arrest Thursday night in Clarence. At about 9 p.m., deputies responded to the scene of a vehicle in a ditch... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Memorial Day parades, ceremonies honor those who died for their countryMemorial Day • The Erie County American Legion holds its annual ceremony to ho
Memorial Day parades, ceremonies honor those who died for their country
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Memorial Day • The Erie County American Legion holds its annual ceremony to honor veterans in Forest Lawn. At 8 a.m., flags will be placed on the graves of veterans in the Field of Valor and the cemetery’s American Legion section. At 9 a.m.,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
29-old man shot in Lovejoy early FridayFriday at East Lovejoy and Greene streets, Buffalo police said. The shooting h
29-old man shot in Lovejoy early Friday
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Friday at East Lovejoy and Greene streets, Buffalo police said. The shooting happened at 1:30 a.m. The victim was taken to Erie County Medical Center where he was treated and released. Anyone with information is asked to call or text the Buffalo... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Alleged Drunk Driver Nearly Hits Deputies Investigating DWICLARENCE, NY- Three Erie County Sheriff's deputies were nearly hit by a car whi
Alleged Drunk Driver Nearly Hits Deputies Investigating DWI
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
CLARENCE, NY- Three Erie County Sheriff's deputies were nearly hit by a car while investigating an accident in Clarence Thursday night. A deputy responded to a call of a car in a ditch on Transit Road around 9 p.m. and found the driver, 47-year-old... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Times and events for Buffalo Marathon weekendat the Expo and must be purchased ahead of time. Memorial Day Slow Roll: Bicyc
Times and events for Buffalo Marathon weekend
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
at the Expo and must be purchased ahead of time. Memorial Day Slow Roll: Bicyclists will meet Monday at the Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park at 5:30 p.m. for a 6:30 ride through local military landmarks. There is no charge. Road... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Sources: Anchor Bar shooting suspect has been jailed since Saturdayposts. -------- -------- Dizon’s molestation complaint did not end in an arr
Sources: Anchor Bar shooting suspect has been jailed since Saturday
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
posts. -------- -------- Dizon’s molestation complaint did not end in an arrest, according to relatives, who added that Erie County Child Protective Services workers were contacted, as well. County officials declined to comment. Buffalo police... Read more
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Salem News
Chiropractic ribbon cuttingCindy Peters of New Castle, is a graduate of Youngstown State University. He re
Chiropractic ribbon cutting
Salem News / Posted yesterday
Cindy Peters of New Castle, is a graduate of Youngstown State University. He received his doctor of chiropractic from D'Youville College and did his internships at Erie County Medical Center and University of Buffalo Neurosurgery. (Contributed ph... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Cherry Creek Firefighters Hold BanquetCounty, fulfilling the needs of Chautauqua, Cattaraugus and Allegany counties,
Cherry Creek Firefighters Hold Banquet
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
County, fulfilling the needs of Chautauqua, Cattaraugus and Allegany counties, as well as being the back-up unit for Erie County and most of Western New York Due to the rigorous training and the 85-pound suit required, "not many guys seek to... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Business owners plead guilty to stealing $1M in New York taxgas stations they owned in the Buffalo area. The Stafford, Texas residents ple
Business owners plead guilty to stealing $1M in New York tax
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
gas stations they owned in the Buffalo area. The Stafford, Texas residents pleaded guilty to grand larceny Thursday in Erie County Court. Acting Erie County District Attorney Michael Flaherty Jr. says Ilias and Latif Maredia stole $1.2 million... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
New York mom delays cancer care to protect baby she says saved herhome in the Buffalo suburb of Tonawanda. The couple and their 11- and 12-year-o
New York mom delays cancer care to protect baby she says saved her
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
home in the Buffalo suburb of Tonawanda. The couple and their 11- and 12-year-old children had spent Dec. 23 in Erie County Family Court for an adoption ceremony that made three sisters— ages 6, 7 and 10 — the couple had been fostering... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
No speakers at concussion safety meetingBUFFALO, N.Y. -- No one showed up to speak at a public hearing Thursday night a
No speakers at concussion safety meeting
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- No one showed up to speak at a public hearing Thursday night about a proposed concussion training law in Erie County. The law, which has bipartisan support, would require all youth sports league coaches and referees for contact or... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Anchor Bar suspected shooter in custodysay they're investigating evidence that he may have been the shooter that kille
Anchor Bar suspected shooter in custody
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
say they're investigating evidence that he may have been the shooter that killed Freddie Dizon. Suarez is currently in the Erie County Holding Center and has been since Saturday on an unrelated parole violation. That violation will keep him behind... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Anchor Bar shooting suspect has been jailed since Saturday, sources saythe social media posts. Dizon’s molestation complaint did not end in an arrest
Anchor Bar shooting suspect has been jailed since Saturday, sources say
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
the social media posts. Dizon’s molestation complaint did not end in an arrest, according to relatives, who added that Erie County Child Protective Services workers were contacted, as well. County officials declined to comment. Buffalo police... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Police say Anchor Bar shooting suspect in custody since Saturdaythe social media posts. Dizon’s molestation complaint did not end in an arrest
Police say Anchor Bar shooting suspect in custody since Saturday
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
the social media posts. Dizon’s molestation complaint did not end in an arrest, according to relatives, who added that Erie County child protective services workers were contacted as well. County officials declined to comment. Buffalo police... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Court officials stunned by pending release of man convicted in 1988 rape and murder of childwas made. Once it was confirmed, and reconfirmed, that Kennedy was indeed bein
Court officials stunned by pending release of man convicted in 1988 rape and murder of child
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
was made. Once it was confirmed, and reconfirmed, that Kennedy was indeed being released, a hearing was scheduled in Erie County Court to assign Kennedy’s status as a registered sex offender. It was held Thursday afternoon. Kennedy, who is... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Concussion safety courses expected to be mandatory for youth coaches in Erie CountyA new law is likely to be approved next month that would require most youth spo
Concussion safety courses expected to be mandatory for youth coaches in Erie County
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
A new law is likely to be approved next month that would require most youth sports coaches in Erie County to take a course in concussion safety or risk having their sports organizations fined. The proposal, which has bipartisan support in the County... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Inmates spruce up Holding Center groundsBUFFALO, NY - The Erie County Holding Center in downtown Buffalo got a sprucing
Inmates spruce up Holding Center grounds
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
BUFFALO, NY - The Erie County Holding Center in downtown Buffalo got a sprucing up Thursday from some of the people locked up there. Participants in the Inmate Service Action Corps were outside landscaping the grounds with plants that were grown in... Read more
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The Buffalo News
West Seneca woman hired as administrator at Genesee County Nursing Homea full-time administrator position at the Genesee County Nursing Home on Wednes
West Seneca woman hired as administrator at Genesee County Nursing Home
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
a full-time administrator position at the Genesee County Nursing Home on Wednesday has opened the door for the hiring of an Erie County woman with more than 30 years of experience in health care for the elderly. Sharon Zeames of West Seneca,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Public hearing on proposed concussion lawBUFFALO, NY-- Erie county residents will have a chance to weigh in on a propose
Public hearing on proposed concussion law
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
BUFFALO, NY-- Erie county residents will have a chance to weigh in on a proposed youth concussion law. It would impact many local sports leagues, requiring coaches and referees to go through certain safety training. The majority of high schools and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Two Texas men admit stealing $1.2 million in sales tax receiptsTwo Texas brothers admitted in Erie County Court Thursday morning that they sto
Two Texas men admit stealing $1.2 million in sales tax receipts
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Two Texas brothers admitted in Erie County Court Thursday morning that they stole more than $1.2 million in sales tax money from the state, and they promised to pay it back. Ilias Maredia, 52, and Latif Maredia, 50, once operated seven gas station... Read more
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Lake Placid News
NY medical examiners overwhelmed by rise in overdose deathsnumber of opioid overdose deaths, resulting in long delays in getting autopsy r
NY medical examiners overwhelmed by rise in overdose deaths
Lake Placid News / Posted 2 days ago
number of opioid overdose deaths, resulting in long delays in getting autopsy reports to the families of the deceased. The Erie County Department of Health tells WIVB-TV (http://bit.ly/1U98Hk5 ) that it's often taking more than three months for the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY medical examiners overwhelmed by rise in overdose deathsnumber of opioid overdose deaths, resulting in long delays in getting autopsy r
NY medical examiners overwhelmed by rise in overdose deaths
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
number of opioid overdose deaths, resulting in long delays in getting autopsy reports to the families of the deceased. The Erie County Department of Health tells WIVB-TV (http://bit.ly/1U98Hk5 ) that it's often taking more than three months for the... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Rally for India Cummingswill be rallying in Downtown Rochester to remember the life of a woman who died
Rally for India Cummings
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 2 days ago
will be rallying in Downtown Rochester to remember the life of a woman who died just days after being released from the Erie County holding center. Friends and family are still questioning the death of Rochester native India Cummings. At last... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Steamburg Man Charged In Death Of Salamanca Pedestrianpedestrian standing nearby, identified as Watson M. Cooper, 23, of Salamanca. C
Steamburg Man Charged In Death Of Salamanca Pedestrian
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
pedestrian standing nearby, identified as Watson M. Cooper, 23, of Salamanca. Cooper later died after being transported to Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo, Spruce allegedly fled the scene without stopping to assist or help the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Canaan house in Cheektowaga says cut in funding by Erie County is forcing it to closerehabilitation home for women is set to close at the end of the month and its l
Canaan house in Cheektowaga says cut in funding by Erie County is forcing it to close
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
rehabilitation home for women is set to close at the end of the month and its leaders say it’s because their funding from Erie County was cut. Canaan House, 1140 Walden Ave., will close Tuesday, said Merle E. Showers, president of the board of... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
To Prevent Wrongful Convictions, Police and Lawmakers Move Toward Reformlaw, many police departments have already implemented these reforms themselves.
To Prevent Wrongful Convictions, Police and Lawmakers Move Toward Reform
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
law, many police departments have already implemented these reforms themselves. NEW PROCEDURES Michael Flaherty, the Erie County Acting District Attorney, supports Gallivan's legislation, along with the District Attorneys Association of New... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Rumore, BTF leader for 35 years, is honored by state teachers unionfinancial support and other resources to candidates running not only for school
Rumore, BTF leader for 35 years, is honored by state teachers union
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
financial support and other resources to candidates running not only for school board, but for Buffalo Common Council, Erie County Legislature and state offices. Until recently, the union was regularly the top donor in Buffalo School Board... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Girl, 3, identified as drowning victimshe was pronounced dead. Chloe Ann was being watched by a baby sitter who has
Girl, 3, identified as drowning victim
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
she was pronounced dead. Chloe Ann was being watched by a baby sitter who has been questioned by police, authorities said. Erie County Child Protective Services is also investigating the drowning as police await the results of an autopsy,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Exhibit on Nazi persecution of gay men opens at Buffalo’s Central Librarymen are the subject of the exhibition “Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals 1933-194
Exhibit on Nazi persecution of gay men opens at Buffalo’s Central Library
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
men are the subject of the exhibition “Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals 1933-1945,” now on display at the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s traveling exhibit opened Sunday and will remain on... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man arrested after fatal hit and run in Cattaraugus Countyof Salamanca was identified as the pedestrian who was struck by Spruce’s vehicl
Man arrested after fatal hit and run in Cattaraugus County
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
of Salamanca was identified as the pedestrian who was struck by Spruce’s vehicle. Watson was transported by ambulance to Erie County Medical Center, where he later died from his injuries. Spruce was arrested Wednesday evening and arraigned in... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo man gets 15 years in prison for beating, robbery of woman on West Sideof second-degree robbery, was sentenced to the maximum of 15 years in prison pl
Buffalo man gets 15 years in prison for beating, robbery of woman on West Side
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
of second-degree robbery, was sentenced to the maximum of 15 years in prison plus five years of post-release supervision. Erie County Judge Sheila A. DiTullio also signed orders of protection to keep Withrow and his friends and family from making... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Convicted felon charged in stabbing death of Tonawanda womanA convicted felon with no permanent address was arraigned in Erie County Court
Convicted felon charged in stabbing death of Tonawanda woman
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
A convicted felon with no permanent address was arraigned in Erie County Court Wednesday afternoon on one count of 2nd-degree murder in the killing of a Tonawanda woman. John M. Avent, 49, is accused of killing his girlfriend, Roberta A. Rybinski,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Mercy Flight summoned for one of two crashes near Starpoint; no major injuries are reported.said the injuries to the driver in the first crash were considered minor, but h
Mercy Flight summoned for one of two crashes near Starpoint; no major injuries are reported.
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
said the injuries to the driver in the first crash were considered minor, but he was taken by Mercy Flight to Erie County Medical Center as a precaution. Mapleton was closed near the school while the crash was being cleared. Further... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Steamburg Man Charged In Death Of Salamanca Pedestrianin the town. After striking the vehicles and Watson M. Cooper, 23, of Salamanca
Steamburg Man Charged In Death Of Salamanca Pedestrian
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
in the town. After striking the vehicles and Watson M. Cooper, 23, of Salamanca, who later died after being transported to Erie county Medical Center in Buffalo, Spruce fled the scene. Spruce was arraigned in town of Salamanca court and held... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Ohio Department of Transportation says to ‘Click It or Ticket’ this Memorial Day WeekendFenn Rd. and 11 feet on Pearl Rd. Left turn lanes on both Pearl and Fenn Rds. a
Ohio Department of Transportation says to ‘Click It or Ticket’ this Memorial Day Weekend
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
Fenn Rd. and 11 feet on Pearl Rd. Left turn lanes on both Pearl and Fenn Rds. are restricted to 10 feet. • U.S. Route 250, Erie County U.S. 250 corridor improvement project, between Bogart Rd. and Sycamore Line Rd., will have no lane closures;... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Exhibit on Nazi persecution of gay men opens at librarymen are the subject of the exhibition “Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals 1933-194
Exhibit on Nazi persecution of gay men opens at library
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
men are the subject of the exhibition “Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals 1933-1945,” now on display at the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s traveling exhibit opened Sunday and will remain on... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Tonawanda City Schools, Herschell Carrousel Museum to be honored for classroom initiativeand the Herschell Carrousel Museum will be presented with the Hodgson Russ Exce
Tonawanda City Schools, Herschell Carrousel Museum to be honored for classroom initiative
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
and the Herschell Carrousel Museum will be presented with the Hodgson Russ Excellence in Collaboration award during the Erie County Association of School Boards awards dinner on June 2. The award recognizes both for a program that introduced... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Benderson Development warehouse receives tax breaksThe Erie County Industrial Development Agency on Wednesday approved more than $
Benderson Development warehouse receives tax breaks
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
The Erie County Industrial Development Agency on Wednesday approved more than $750,000 in tax breaks to support a $5.38 million project by Benderson Development Co. to construct a new warehouse in Cheektowaga. The Buffalo firm wants to build a... Read more
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Lake Placid News
NY teen pleads guilty in boating death of his girlfriend, 16N.Y. (AP) — A western New York teenager has pleaded guilty in the boating accid
NY teen pleads guilty in boating death of his girlfriend, 16
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
N.Y. (AP) — A western New York teenager has pleaded guilty in the boating accident death of his girlfriend last year. The Erie County District Attorney's Office says 18-year-old Gregory Green of North Tonawanda pleaded guilty Tuesday to criminally... Read more
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iol.co.za
Durban’s tastiest burger jointson a bun was served on July 4, 1891 by Oscar. Frank and Charles Menches claim
Durban’s tastiest burger joints
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
on a bun was served on July 4, 1891 by Oscar. Frank and Charles Menches claim to have sold a ground-beef sandwich at the Erie County Fair in 1885 in Hamburg, New York. The fifth claim of invention came from Fetcher Davis of Athens, Texas, who... Read more
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