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The Buffalo News
One person injured in two-car crashAn unidentified person was injured and taken to the Erie County Medical Center
One person injured in two-car crash
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 hours ago
An unidentified person was injured and taken to the Erie County Medical Center for treatment after a two-car collision at Porter and Plymouth avenues about 4:16 p.m. Monday. Buffalo Police continued to investigate the accident but neither driver was... Read more
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The Buffalo News
With ‘acting’ tag removed, ECMC veteran takes on CEO’s jobThomas J. Quatroche Jr. said he wouldn’t have started working at Erie County Me
With ‘acting’ tag removed, ECMC veteran takes on CEO’s job
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Thomas J. Quatroche Jr. said he wouldn’t have started working at Erie County Medical Center 11 years ago if his father-in-law hadn’t been taken there one year earlier for neurological rehabilitation following a brain hemorrhage. The exceptional care... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Man shot outside Jim's Steakout on Main StreetBUFFALO, NY – Buffalo Police say a man was in critical condition after being sh
Man shot outside Jim's Steakout on Main Street
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
BUFFALO, NY – Buffalo Police say a man was in critical condition after being shot outside of a popular University District Restaurant at about 4:30 a.m. Saturday. The 31-year-old Buffalo man was hit just outside the entrance to Jim’s Steakout on... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
ECMC gets pretty for patientsBUFFALO, N.Y. - The City of Good Neighbors strikes again as the Girl Scouts of
ECMC gets pretty for patients
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. - The City of Good Neighbors strikes again as the Girl Scouts of Western New York volunteer to beautify Erie County Medical Center. On Thursday, Scouts and employees of the hospital worked together to paint ceiling tiles to improve... Read more
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The Buffalo News
On the Record: Feb. 5, 2016Company Connections Eleven Western New York hospitals shared $1 million in inc
On the Record: Feb. 5, 2016
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
Company Connections Eleven Western New York hospitals shared $1 million in incentive payments from Univera Healthcare and its Rochester-based parent, Excellus Health Plan, for meeting or exceeding performance measures last year. They were among 41... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Rollover accident closed outbound Skyway about 5:15 p.m.The outbound lanes of the Skyway over the Buffalo Harbor were closed to traffic
Rollover accident closed outbound Skyway about 5:15 p.m.
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
The outbound lanes of the Skyway over the Buffalo Harbor were closed to traffic from about 5:15 p.m. to 5:55 p.m. Thursday because of a rollover accident. One person was taken by ambulance to the Erie County Medical Center for injuries suffered in... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Woman stabs man in Buffalo homeA woman stabbed a 42-year-old man shortly before 1:30 a.m. Wednesday in a home
Woman stabs man in Buffalo home
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
A woman stabbed a 42-year-old man shortly before 1:30 a.m. Wednesday in a home on the 200 block of Guilford, which is west of Fillmore Avenue between Genesee and Sycamore streets. The victim was taken to Erie County Medical Center for treatment,... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Eileen AndersonEileen L. Anderson, 86, of 224 Anderson Rd., Frewsburg, died, Sunday (Jan. 31,
Eileen Anderson
Warren Times Observer / Posted 5 days ago
Eileen L. Anderson, 86, of 224 Anderson Rd., Frewsburg, died, Sunday (Jan. 31, 2016) at Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo. She was born January 9, 1930 In Warren, the daughter of Carl Sr. and Elsie Gardner Uhlig. She had attended the Frewsburg... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Worker injured when 1,200-lb. slab of granite falls on himWHEATFIELD, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say a man is hospitalized with injuries to
Worker injured when 1,200-lb. slab of granite falls on him
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
WHEATFIELD, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say a man is hospitalized with injuries to his back and legs after a slab of granite weighing more than half a ton fell on him at a western New York company. The Niagara County Sheriff's Office says a 24-year-old... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Three taken to ECMC after two-car crash on FillmoreThree people were taken by ambulance to the Erie County Medical Center after a
Three taken to ECMC after two-car crash on Fillmore
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
Three people were taken by ambulance to the Erie County Medical Center after a two-car accident at the intersection of Fillmore Avenue and Best Street about 8 p.m. Monday. Although initial reports to police and fire suggested someone was trapped... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Peck Street shooting victim remains hospitalizedThe 38-year-old Buffalo man shot in the 100 block of Peck Street about 12:30 a.
Peck Street shooting victim remains hospitalized
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
The 38-year-old Buffalo man shot in the 100 block of Peck Street about 12:30 a.m. Sunday remained hospitalized at the Erie County Medical Center, Buffalo Police reported early Monday evening. Lashard Kyser, the shooting victim, was taken by ambulance... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man with gunshot wounds walks into ECMC for treatmentA 25-year-old Buffalo man walked into the Erie County Medical Center about 11 a
Man with gunshot wounds walks into ECMC for treatment
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
A 25-year-old Buffalo man walked into the Erie County Medical Center about 11 a.m. Monday seeking treatment for a gunshot wound. Buffalo police detectives believe he was shot while at Bennett Village Police said the man’s wound appeared to be a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Massive sheet of granite pins and injures worker in Wheatfield industrial mishapWHEATFIELD – A 24-year-old Ohio man was knocked unconscious and pinned by a 1,2
Massive sheet of granite pins and injures worker in Wheatfield industrial mishap
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
WHEATFIELD – A 24-year-old Ohio man was knocked unconscious and pinned by a 1,200-pound sheet of granite in an industrial accident Monday morning, before being freed by emergency workers and taken by Mercy Flight to Erie County Medical Center. The... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo man in fair condition following Peck Street shootingA 38-year-old Buffalo man was listed in fair condition Sunday at Erie County Me
Buffalo man in fair condition following Peck Street shooting
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 days ago
A 38-year-old Buffalo man was listed in fair condition Sunday at Erie County Medical Center following an overnight shooting in the 100 block of Peck Street on the city’s East Side, according to police. The shooting is reported to have occurred just... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
East Side shooting victim in fair conditionBUFFALO, NY – A 38-year-old Buffalo man was shot on the 100 block of Peck Stree
East Side shooting victim in fair condition
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 8 days ago
BUFFALO, NY – A 38-year-old Buffalo man was shot on the 100 block of Peck Street Sunday at about 12:30 a.m., Buffalo Police say. He was taken to Erie County Medical Center where he’s listed in fair condition. Anyone with information is asked to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Downtown robbery victim clobbered with ball of iceA man was beat up and robbed Saturday morning outside the downtown Tim Hortons
Downtown robbery victim clobbered with ball of ice
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
A man was beat up and robbed Saturday morning outside the downtown Tim Hortons at Main and Court streets. The victim told police he was punched in the face and slammed to the ground then hit in the head with a ball of ice, according to police... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man shot on Curry Walk off Jefferson AvenueA man was shot at about 8:30 p.m. Friday on Curry Walk off Jefferson Avenue on
Man shot on Curry Walk off Jefferson Avenue
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
A man was shot at about 8:30 p.m. Friday on Curry Walk off Jefferson Avenue on Buffalo’s East Side. The victim was taken by ambulance to Erie County Medical Center. Police and the fire rescue squad rushed to the scene. Additional information was... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Teens Hurt When Their Car Hits Snow Plow In AmherstAMHERST, NY - Two teenagers in Amherst are recovering Friday night after they w
Teens Hurt When Their Car Hits Snow Plow In Amherst
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 10 days ago
AMHERST, NY - Two teenagers in Amherst are recovering Friday night after they were involved in a crash with a snow plow. It happened around 3 a.m. Friday on Sheridan Drive near Mill Street. Investigators say a vehicle driven by Alexander M. Leone,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Four hurt in two-car crash at Delaware and BryantA two-car collision late Friday morning at a busy intersection on Delaware Aven
Four hurt in two-car crash at Delaware and Bryant
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
A two-car collision late Friday morning at a busy intersection on Delaware Avenue injured four people, Buffalo fire dispatchers reported. The accident occurred at Delaware and Bryant Street shortly after 11:15 a.m., reported the fire alarm... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Two teens injured in crash with state plow in AmherstTwo people were injured in an early-morning crash in Amherst involving a state
Two teens injured in crash with state plow in Amherst
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
Two people were injured in an early-morning crash in Amherst involving a state snow plow truck. The crash happened just before 3 a.m. on Sheridan Drive between North Forest Road and Mill Street, Amherst police said. A vehicle driving west on... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Two injured in crash with state plow in AmherstTwo people were injured in an early-morning crash in Amherst involving a state
Two injured in crash with state plow in Amherst
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
Two people were injured in an early-morning crash in Amherst involving a state snow plow truck. The crash happened just before 3 a.m. on Sheridan Drive between North Forest Road and Mill Street, Amherst police said. A vehicle driving west on... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Quatroche chosen for top post at ECMCThe Erie County Medical Center board of directors sought stability in naming a
Quatroche chosen for top post at ECMC
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
The Erie County Medical Center board of directors sought stability in naming a permanent CEO on Tuesday instead of launching a national search to fill the position. The board named Thomas J. Quatroche Jr., who had filled the job on an acting basis... Read more
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The Buffalo News
ECMC Board names Quatroche as permanent CEOThe Erie County Medical Center board of directors on Tuesday evening named Thom
ECMC Board names Quatroche as permanent CEO
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
The Erie County Medical Center board of directors on Tuesday evening named Thomas J. Quatroche Jr. the hospital’s permanent chief executive officer. Quatroche had served as ECMC’s acting CEO since November, when the board fired Richard C. Cleland,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
ECMC board set to act on CEO post todayThe Erie County Medical Center board of directors could decide on a replacement
ECMC board set to act on CEO post today
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
The Erie County Medical Center board of directors could decide on a replacement for former CEO Richard C. Cleland when the board meets Tuesday afternoon. Thomas J. Quatroche Jr. has served as acting CEO since replacing Cleland after he was ousted by... Read more
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The Buffalo News
One victim taken to hospital after Fillmore Avenue shootingOne person was shot at 1350 Fillmore Avenue at about 5:15 p.m. Monday and was t
One victim taken to hospital after Fillmore Avenue shooting
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
One person was shot at 1350 Fillmore Avenue at about 5:15 p.m. Monday and was taken to Erie County Medical Center, police said. A second person suffered a minor knee injury during the incident. Buffalo police are continuing to investigate the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
No sign of foul play in death of woman found inside carFREDONIA – There was no sign of foul play in the death of the Georgia woman who
No sign of foul play in death of woman found inside car
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
FREDONIA – There was no sign of foul play in the death of the Georgia woman whose body was found in a car late last week in a McDonald’s parking lot in Fredonia, police said Monday. Fredonia Police Chief Bradley C. Meyers said investigators are... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Driver injured on Elmwood after car ends up on its roofThe driver was injured and Buffalo police closed part of the 700 block of Elmwo
Driver injured on Elmwood after car ends up on its roof
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 days ago
The driver was injured and Buffalo police closed part of the 700 block of Elmwood Avenue south of Auburn Avenue early Sunday morning after a crash that left the car on its roof in the middle of the street. Buffalo police say the silver sedan was... Read more
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The Buffalo News
One injured on Elmwood after car ends up on its roofOne person was injured and Buffalo police closed part of the 700 block of Elmwo
One injured on Elmwood after car ends up on its roof
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 days ago
One person was injured and Buffalo police closed part of the 700 block of Elmwood Avenue south of Auburn Avenue early Sunday morning after a crash that left one car on its roof in the middle of the street. The silver sedan came to rest upside down... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara deputy faces only misdemeanors in fatal crashLOCKPORT – The Niagara County sheriff’s deputy who resigned after a fatal colli
Niagara deputy faces only misdemeanors in fatal crash
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
LOCKPORT – The Niagara County sheriff’s deputy who resigned after a fatal collision between his speeding patrol car and a civilian’s vehicle was charged Friday with one misdemeanor and three traffic violations. The Sheriff’s Office announced Friday... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Dr. Joseph R. Gerbasi, transplant surgeon at ECMCJune 30, 1934 – Jan. 16, 2016 Dr. Joseph Roy Gerbasi, of East Aurora, former d
Dr. Joseph R. Gerbasi, transplant surgeon at ECMC
The Buffalo News / Posted 18 days ago
June 30, 1934 – Jan. 16, 2016 Dr. Joseph Roy Gerbasi, of East Aurora, former director of transplant surgery at Erie County Medical Center, died Saturday in Father Baker Manor, Orchard Park. He was 81. Born in Niagara Falls, he attended LaSalle High... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Lockport man shot on East Ferry Street in BuffaloA 27-year-old Lockport man was shot at about 12:30 p.m. Thursday in the 400 blo
Lockport man shot on East Ferry Street in Buffalo
The Buffalo News / Posted 18 days ago
A 27-year-old Lockport man was shot at about 12:30 p.m. Thursday in the 400 block of East Ferry Street. The victim, whose name was not immediately released, was taken by ambulance to Erie County Medical Center for treatment of what Buffalo Police... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Three injured in head-on collision on Sunset Drive in LockportLOCKPORT – A head-on crash on Sunset Drive sent three people to the hospital an
Three injured in head-on collision on Sunset Drive in Lockport
The Buffalo News / Posted 18 days ago
LOCKPORT – A head-on crash on Sunset Drive sent three people to the hospital and shut down the roadway late this morning. Niagara County sheriff’s officials said a northbound vehicle crossed the center line and struck a second vehicle on Sunset,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Woman Hospitalized After Holiday Valley Ski AccidentCasey McAbee, a student at SUNY Buffalo, was reportedly skiing on the Crystal t
Woman Hospitalized After Holiday Valley Ski Accident
The Post-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Casey McAbee, a student at SUNY Buffalo, was reportedly skiing on the Crystal trail - a medium-difficulty trail - at approximately 7:30 p.m. when she veered off course and struck a tree. According to the GoFundMe page set up to raise money for her... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Former North Tonawanda woman sent to prison in near-fatal DWI wreckLOCKPORT – A woman who was severely drunk when her car smashed head-on into a p
Former North Tonawanda woman sent to prison in near-fatal DWI wreck
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
LOCKPORT – A woman who was severely drunk when her car smashed head-on into a pickup truck 16 months ago in Pendleton, nearly killing two people, was sentenced to state prison Wednesday. Amy K. Mucha, 30, formerly of North Tonawanda, will serve 1∏... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Former North Tonawanda woman goes to prison for near-fatal DWI wreckLOCKPORT – A woman who was severely drunk when her car smashed head-on into a p
Former North Tonawanda woman goes to prison for near-fatal DWI wreck
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
LOCKPORT – A woman who was severely drunk when her car smashed head-on into a pickup truck in Pendleton 16 months ago, nearly killing two people, was sentenced to state prison Wednesday. Amy K. Mucha, 30, formerly of North Tonawanda, will serve one... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man grazed by bullet near Eggert and Langfield on Tuesday nightA bullet grazed a 29-year-old man near Eggert Road and Langfield Drive Tuesday
Man grazed by bullet near Eggert and Langfield on Tuesday night
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
A bullet grazed a 29-year-old man near Eggert Road and Langfield Drive Tuesday night, according to Buffalo police. The shooting happened at 10:15 p.m. and the victim was taken to Erie County Medical Center, where he was treated and released, a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Male shot near Eggert and Langfield on Tuesday nightA male was shot near Eggert Road and Langfield Drive Tuesday night, according t
Male shot near Eggert and Langfield on Tuesday night
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
A male was shot near Eggert Road and Langfield Drive Tuesday night, according to Buffalo police. The victim, who was not identified and whose age was not released, was struck by gunfire just after 10 p.m. He was transported to Erie County Medical... Read more
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The Buffalo News
North Tonawanda woman arrested for drugsA 29-year-old North Tonawanda woman found slumped at the wheel of a car on Garf
North Tonawanda woman arrested for drugs
The Buffalo News / Posted 20 days ago
A 29-year-old North Tonawanda woman found slumped at the wheel of a car on Garfield Street set in drive and with its key in the ignition was arrested on drug and drugged driving charges late Monday afternoon. Maria Long of East Stenzil Street was... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Anne P. Adrian, retired longtime school nurseSept. 17, 1921 – Jan. 15, 2016 Anne P. Adrian, a retired school nurse, died Fr
Anne P. Adrian, retired longtime school nurse
The Buffalo News / Posted 20 days ago
Sept. 17, 1921 – Jan. 15, 2016 Anne P. Adrian, a retired school nurse, died Friday in her Blasdell home under hospice care. She was 94. Born in Buffalo, one of seven children, she graduated from Blasdell High School at age 16, but was too young to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
UB fellowship program aims to woo and retain studentsNearly three dozen University at Buffalo students packed into a halfway house o
UB fellowship program aims to woo and retain students
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
Nearly three dozen University at Buffalo students packed into a halfway house on Monday morning armed with sandpaper, paint rollers and cookie sheets. The students, who get part of their education paid for by a local foundation, were making food and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Blood drive planned in Niagara FallsNiagara Falls Memorial Medical Center will host a community blood drive with UN
Blood drive planned in Niagara Falls
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center will host a community blood drive with UNYTS, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday in auditorium A and B, 621 10th St. Members of the community are invited to participate. Donated blood will help patients in need at... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Skier in critical condition after striking tree at Holiday ValleyELLICOTTVILLE – A 22-year-old Blasdell woman was critically injured when she cr
Skier in critical condition after striking tree at Holiday Valley
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
ELLICOTTVILLE – A 22-year-old Blasdell woman was critically injured when she crashed into a tree while skiing at Holiday Valley on Friday night. Casey McAbee suffered a broken neck, bleeding on the brain, a broken pelvis and severe cut to her head,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Skier taken to ECMC after hitting tree at Holiday ValleyA 22-year-old Blasdell woman was transported to Erie County Medical Center by M
Skier taken to ECMC after hitting tree at Holiday Valley
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
A 22-year-old Blasdell woman was transported to Erie County Medical Center by Mercy Flight on Friday night after she crashed into a tree while skiing at Holiday Valley in Ellicottville. Ski resort officials began looking for the woman, who was not... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Sarah Louise McDonald, nurse at three Buffalo hospitalsJune 28, 1942 – Jan. 12, 2016 Sarah Louise McDonald, who as a nurse cared for
Sarah Louise McDonald, nurse at three Buffalo hospitals
The Buffalo News / Posted 22 days ago
June 28, 1942 – Jan. 12, 2016 Sarah Louise McDonald, who as a nurse cared for the sick and injured at three Buffalo hospitals over a period of nearly 50 years, died Tuesday in Erie County Medical Center after a battle with cancer. She was 73. Mrs.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
ECMC board poised to fill CEO’s job later this monthThomas J. Quatroche Jr., acting CEO of Erie County Medical Center since the hos
ECMC board poised to fill CEO’s job later this month
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 days ago
Thomas J. Quatroche Jr., acting CEO of Erie County Medical Center since the hospital’s board of directors fired his predecessor in November, appears to have the board’s support to take the job on a permanent basis. The board is prepared to vote at... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Two snowmobilers injured in North Collins crashA snowmobiler was knocked unconscious and another suffered leg injuries in a cr
Two snowmobilers injured in North Collins crash
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
A snowmobiler was knocked unconscious and another suffered leg injuries in a crash on a trail in North Collins on Thursday night. The site of the crash, reported just before 6 p.m., had to be located using coordinates from the cell phone call and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Store clerk shot during West Side robberyA store clerk was shot during an apparent robbery on Buffalo’s West Side early
Store clerk shot during West Side robbery
The Buffalo News / Posted 25 days ago
A store clerk was shot during an apparent robbery on Buffalo’s West Side early Thursday morning. The attack happened just before 2:30 a.m. at a store on the 200 block of Virginia Street, near Whitney Place, Buffalo police said. It was unclear if... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Perry Street man arrested in Plymouth Avenue shootingA 22-year-old Perry Street man was arrested Tuesday afternoon for the Jan. 7 sh
Perry Street man arrested in Plymouth Avenue shooting
The Buffalo News / Posted 25 days ago
A 22-year-old Perry Street man was arrested Tuesday afternoon for the Jan. 7 shooting of a man in the 300 block of Plymouth Avenue. John Simmons was charged with first-degree assault for allegedly shooting a man in the leg more than once during an... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Perrsyburg man identified as victim of fatal Evans crashEvans town police Wednesday identified Joseph Sangbush, 85, of Perrysburg, as t
Perrsyburg man identified as victim of fatal Evans crash
The Buffalo News / Posted 26 days ago
Evans town police Wednesday identified Joseph Sangbush, 85, of Perrysburg, as the person who was killed Tuesday afternoon when a Rural/Metro Medical Services ambulance and a tractor-trailer collided on Route 20 at Versailles Plank Road during... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB neuropsychologist recognized for work on cognitive dysfunction in MSUB neuropsychologist Ralph H. Benedict has been selected by the International N
UB neuropsychologist recognized for work on cognitive dysfunction in MS
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 26 days ago
UB neuropsychologist Ralph H. Benedict has been selected by the International Neuropsychological Society (INS) as the recipient of its 2016 INS Mid-Career Award. Also known as the Arthur Benton Award, it recognizes individuals who completed their... Read more
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