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The Buffalo News
Niagara Falls Memorial to retain Maziarz as grants consultantNIAGARA FALLS – Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center will be retaining former
Niagara Falls Memorial to retain Maziarz as grants consultant
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 hours ago
NIAGARA FALLS – Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center will be retaining former State Sen. George D. Maziarz as a consultant to seek out grant funding for the hospital, CEO Joseph A. Ruffolo said Friday. The contract hasn’t been finalized, but... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara University receives state grant for nursing labLEWISTON – Niagara University has been awarded a $197,000 state matching grant
Niagara University receives state grant for nursing lab
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
LEWISTON – Niagara University has been awarded a $197,000 state matching grant for the second phase of work on its nursing simulation center, State Sen. Robert G. Ortt announced Thursday. “The nursing simulation center opens the door to a multitude... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Wrestling might return to SUNY Broome as club sportMaybe, just maybe, wrestling as a club sport might become a reality at SUNY Bro
Wrestling might return to SUNY Broome as club sport
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Maybe, just maybe, wrestling as a club sport might become a reality at SUNY Broome in the near future. Rob Kilmer, a local lawyer whose son, Max, wrestles for Vestal High, said he’s been in contact with the college and talks have progressed. Broome... Read more
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Artvoice
On The Boards Theater ListingsOn the Boards is presented by the Irish Classical Theatre Company. To be consid
On The Boards Theater Listings
Artvoice / Posted yesterday
On the Boards is presented by the Irish Classical Theatre Company. To be considered for On the Boards, submissions must be received by 5pm on Wednesday one week prior to publication. Send notice VIA e-mail to: ontheboards@artvoice.com. THE... Read more
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NBA.com
For Canadian basketball, it started from the bottomCarter was the naturally-gifted shooting guard from North Carolina who would be
For Canadian basketball, it started from the bottom
NBA.com / Posted yesterday
Carter was the naturally-gifted shooting guard from North Carolina who would be anointed as the heir to Michael Jordan, thanks to his breathtaking victory in the 2000 Slam Dunk Contest one season after he had been named NBA Rookie of the Year. And... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Weber honored; Bicknell signs with NiagaraElmira Notre Dame girls soccer coach Steve Weber has been named the New York St
Weber honored; Bicknell signs with Niagara
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Elmira Notre Dame girls soccer coach Steve Weber has been named the New York State High School Girls Private/Parochial School Coach of the Year by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America. Weber guided the Crusaders to the New York State... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Factory growth hits 3-month low in Buffalo Niagara regionBuffalo Niagara manufacturers kept growing during January – but just barely. W
Factory growth hits 3-month low in Buffalo Niagara region
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
Buffalo Niagara manufacturers kept growing during January – but just barely. With production still rising and commodity prices falling, manufacturers in the region said business improved for the third straight month in January, according to a survey... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Slowing factory growth hits Buffalo NiagaraBuffalo Niagara manufacturers kept growing during January – but just barely. W
Slowing factory growth hits Buffalo Niagara
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
Buffalo Niagara manufacturers kept growing during January – but just barely. With production still rising and commodity prices falling, local manufacturers said business improved for the third straight month during January, according to a survey of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Rev. Lawrence E. Burns, pastor, educatorJan. 5, 1937 – Feb. 5, 2016 The Rev. Lawrence E. Burns, an educator, cleric an
Rev. Lawrence E. Burns, pastor, educator
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
Jan. 5, 1937 – Feb. 5, 2016 The Rev. Lawrence E. Burns, an educator, cleric and leader in the Buffalo Catholic Diocese for 50 years, died Friday in the Bishop Head Residence, Lackawanna. He was 79. Father Burns was born in Buffalo and graduated... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Niagara Men's Basketball Honors Baby ShawnNIAGARA UNIVERSITY -- With one of the MAAC's top opponents in town, the Niagara
Niagara Men's Basketball Honors Baby Shawn
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 5 days ago
NIAGARA UNIVERSITY -- With one of the MAAC's top opponents in town, the Niagara men's basketball team needed a sixth starter in the lineup. So the Purple Eagles tapped "Baby Shawn," a young Niagara Falls boy battling a rare form of brain cancer, as... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Leadership Niagara program aims at next generationLeadership Niagara’s Leadership for the Youth of Niagara Communities (LYNC) pro
Leadership Niagara program aims at next generation
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
Leadership Niagara’s Leadership for the Youth of Niagara Communities (LYNC) program, now in its 15th year, is working with Niagara University to help high school students across Western New York change their concept of leadership and 21st century... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Jeffrey Sgroi, West Seneca businessman, community advocateMarch 18, 1970 – Feb. 3, 2016 Jeffrey Sgroi, a West Seneca businessman and com
Jeffrey Sgroi, West Seneca businessman, community advocate
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
March 18, 1970 – Feb. 3, 2016 Jeffrey Sgroi, a West Seneca businessman and community advocate, died Wednesday after a short illness at a local hospital. He was 45. As chief financial officer and partner of Sgroi Financial LLC, he helped lead a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cheryl Ann Jaenecke, music teacher, directorMay 9, 1969 - Feb. 3, 2016 Cheryl Anne Jaenecke, music teacher at St Christoph
Cheryl Ann Jaenecke, music teacher, director
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
May 9, 1969 - Feb. 3, 2016 Cheryl Anne Jaenecke, music teacher at St Christopher School, died Wednesday in Hospice care. She was 46. Born in Buffalo, Mrs. Jaenecke graduated from North Collins High School. She also received a Bachelors of Art... Read more
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The Sault Star
Dream season for T-Birds' Boman“It's every kids dream growing up to make it to the NHL,” says Soo Thunderbirds
Dream season for T-Birds' Boman
The Sault Star / Posted 9 days ago
“It's every kids dream growing up to make it to the NHL,” says Soo Thunderbirds defenceman Caleb Boman. It's been a memorable year so far for the 18-year-old Sault Ste. Marie player, who is having his best season yet. He is second in team scoring... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara hospitality students to get experience at Super BowlThe stage is set for Super Bowl 50 – and 11 Niagara University students will be
Niagara hospitality students to get experience at Super Bowl
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
The stage is set for Super Bowl 50 – and 11 Niagara University students will be working behind the scenes as the Carolina Panthers take on the Denver Broncos in the National Football League’s showcase event next Sunday. The students, all enrolled in... Read more
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The Buffalo News
PeopleTalk: A conversation with Buffalo Audubon Society’s Loren SmithLoren Smith is executive director of Buffalo Audubon Society, but birds weren’t
PeopleTalk: A conversation with Buffalo Audubon Society’s Loren Smith
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
Loren Smith is executive director of Buffalo Audubon Society, but birds weren’t always his business. As a child he recalled digging for fossils along the banks of Eighteen Mile Creek. The experience, Smith said, was a big reason the Amherst native... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Porter times it perfectly for Canisius womenLEWISTON – Senior forward Crystal Porter drove across the lane and hit a 5-foot
Porter times it perfectly for Canisius women
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 days ago
LEWISTON – Senior forward Crystal Porter drove across the lane and hit a 5-foot leaning shot with 0.2 seconds left in overtime Thursday to give Canisius College a 68-66 victory over Niagara University. It was a much-needed win for the Golden... Read more
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Henrietta Post
BEHIND THE BADGE: Double duty — Geneva police officer finds time for Army National GuardGENEVA — On the cusp of hitting her two years of service with the Geneva Police
BEHIND THE BADGE: Double duty — Geneva police officer finds time for Army National Guard
Henrietta Post / Posted 15 days ago
GENEVA — On the cusp of hitting her two years of service with the Geneva Police Department, Sarah Barrett will tell you that wearing the badge is something she is meant to do. “I absolutely love it,” the Phelps resident said. “I don’t think there’s... Read more
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The Buffalo News
FBI educates business, community leaders on active shooters with dramatic filmOne hundred leaders from businesses, schools, agencies and religious institutio
FBI educates business, community leaders on active shooters with dramatic film
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 days ago
One hundred leaders from businesses, schools, agencies and religious institutions gathered Thursday morning to learn from FBI agents how to deal with the growing threat of active-shooter attacks. The group watched “The Coming Storm,” a fictional... Read more
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Victor Post
BEHIND THE BADGE: Double duty — Geneva police officer finds time for Army National GuardGENEVA — On the cusp of hitting her two years of service with the Geneva Police
BEHIND THE BADGE: Double duty — Geneva police officer finds time for Army National Guard
Victor Post / Posted 15 days ago
GENEVA — On the cusp of hitting her two years of service with the Geneva Police Department, Sarah Barrett will tell you that wearing the badge is something she is meant to do. “I absolutely love it,” the Phelps resident said. “I don’t think there’s... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
BEHIND THE BADGE: Double duty — Geneva police officer finds time for Army National GuardGENEVA — On the cusp of hitting her two years of service with the Geneva Police
BEHIND THE BADGE: Double duty — Geneva police officer finds time for Army National Guard
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 16 days ago
GENEVA — On the cusp of hitting her two years of service with the Geneva Police Department, Sarah Barrett will tell you that wearing the badge is something she is meant to do. “I absolutely love it,” the Phelps resident said. “I don’t think there’s... Read more
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MPNnow.com
BEHIND THE BADGE: Double duty — Geneva police officer finds time for Army National GuardGENEVA — On the cusp of hitting her two years of service with the Geneva Police
BEHIND THE BADGE: Double duty — Geneva police officer finds time for Army National Guard
MPNnow.com / Posted 16 days ago
GENEVA — On the cusp of hitting her two years of service with the Geneva Police Department, Sarah Barrett will tell you that wearing the badge is something she is meant to do. “I absolutely love it,” the Phelps resident said. “I don’t think there’s... Read more
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Wayne Post
BEHIND THE BADGE: Double duty — Geneva police officer finds time for Army National GuardGENEVA — On the cusp of hitting her two years of service with the Geneva Police
BEHIND THE BADGE: Double duty — Geneva police officer finds time for Army National Guard
Wayne Post / Posted 16 days ago
GENEVA — On the cusp of hitting her two years of service with the Geneva Police Department, Sarah Barrett will tell you that wearing the badge is something she is meant to do. “I absolutely love it,” the Phelps resident said. “I don’t think there’s... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Jacqueline M. Walsh, retired teacher at parochial schoolsFeb. 18, 1947 – Jan. 23, 2016 Jacqueline M. Walsh of Amherst, a retired paroch
Jacqueline M. Walsh, retired teacher at parochial schools
The Buffalo News / Posted 16 days ago
Feb. 18, 1947 – Jan. 23, 2016 Jacqueline M. Walsh of Amherst, a retired parochial school teacher, died Saturday in Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, Amherst. She was 68. Born in Niagara Falls, the former Jacqueline Mullane graduated from high... Read more
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The Buffalo News
On the Record: Jan. 27, 2016Hires/Honors/Promotions Dr. Tenpao Lee, a professor of economics and finance a
On the Record: Jan. 27, 2016
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
Hires/Honors/Promotions Dr. Tenpao Lee, a professor of economics and finance at Niagara University, has been appointed a distinguished overseas professor of the Shanghai Lixin University of Commerce in China. Niagara and Lixin entered into an... Read more
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The Buffalo News
New center for international students at Niagara UniversityNiagara University has established a new entity on campus to assist internation
New center for international students at Niagara University
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
Niagara University has established a new entity on campus to assist international students and families from around the globe, especially in enhancing their proficiency in English as a second language. The Edward A. Brennan Center for Language,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara Honor Roll / Recognizing accomplishments of Western New YorkersThe first Hallet B. Addoms Engineering Scholarship, established for Niagara Hos
Niagara Honor Roll / Recognizing accomplishments of Western New Yorkers
The Buffalo News / Posted 20 days ago
The first Hallet B. Addoms Engineering Scholarship, established for Niagara Hospice by longtime Niagara Falls resident and community advocate Peggy Addoms, was awarded to Tom Stoll of Lockport. An active supporter of Niagara Hospice for several... Read more
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The Buffalo News
NU students’ winter recess is a working vacationLEWISTON – Six Niagara University students recently returned from El Sauce, Nic
NU students’ winter recess is a working vacation
The Buffalo News / Posted 20 days ago
LEWISTON – Six Niagara University students recently returned from El Sauce, Nicaragua, where they spent a week during winter recess constructing a home for an impoverished family. Rachel Bailey, Selena Cerra, Jake Eberth, Kelly Fitzpatrick, Briana... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara County Law Enforcement Academy graduates 14LEWISTON – The Niagara County Law Enforcement Academy graduated its 60th class
Niagara County Law Enforcement Academy graduates 14
The Buffalo News / Posted 20 days ago
LEWISTON – The Niagara County Law Enforcement Academy graduated its 60th class last month in Niagara University’s Castellani Art Museum. The new officers were introduced to some of the officers in whose footsteps they will follow, including keynote... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Griffs go inside and outLEWISTON – Canisius College had too much scoring ability for Niagara University
Griffs go inside and out
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
LEWISTON – Canisius College had too much scoring ability for Niagara University Friday night. The Golden Griffins used a balanced attack to pull away from Niagara over the final 10 minutes and score a 70-61 men’s basketball victory at the Taps... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Gregory J. Olson, vice president at M&T Bank was an avid cyclistJuly 15, 1960 – Jan. 19, 2016 Gregory J. Olson of Grand Island, a vice preside
Gregory J. Olson, vice president at M&T Bank was an avid cyclist
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
July 15, 1960 – Jan. 19, 2016 Gregory J. Olson of Grand Island, a vice president at M&T Bank, died Tuesday after a short illness. He was 55. Born in Niagara Falls, Mr. Olson graduated from Niagara Falls High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Car fire damages six vehicles in Niagara University parking lotLEWISTON – Six cars were damaged when a vehicle caught fire in a Niagara Univer
Car fire damages six vehicles in Niagara University parking lot
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
LEWISTON – Six cars were damaged when a vehicle caught fire in a Niagara University parking lot on Thursday morning. Lewiston police responded to the report of a vehicle fire in the lot at Dwyer Arena at 9:35 a.m. and the car was engulfed in flames... Read more
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Artvoice
On The Boards Theater ListingsOn the Boards is presented by the Irish Classical Theatre Company. To be consid
On The Boards Theater Listings
Artvoice / Posted 22 days ago
On the Boards is presented by the Irish Classical Theatre Company. To be considered for On the Boards, submissions must be received by 5pm on Wednesday one week prior to publication. Send notice VIA e-mail to: ontheboards@artvoice.com. Freud's Last... Read more
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The Buffalo News
On the Record: Jan. 21, 2016Hires/Honors/Promotions MJ Peterson promoted Mary Kay Schiller to director of
On the Record: Jan. 21, 2016
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 days ago
Hires/Honors/Promotions MJ Peterson promoted Mary Kay Schiller to director of market rate housing. Shiller has more than 25 years with the company. Also, the company named Shanelle McPherson director of affordable housing. McPherson has worked in... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara Falls man wins on TV game showDennis Virtuoso Jr. of Niagara Falls, the son of a Niagara County legislator, w
Niagara Falls man wins on TV game show
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
Dennis Virtuoso Jr. of Niagara Falls, the son of a Niagara County legislator, won $2,500 in cash on an episode of the CBS game show “Let’s Make a Deal” that aired Jan. 11 on Channel 4. Virtuoso, 23, the son of Legislature Minority Leader Dennis F.... Read more
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TribLIVE
West Allegheny swimmer Charlton to compete at NiagaraWest Allegheny senior Hannah Charlton is expected to fill an immediate void as
West Allegheny swimmer Charlton to compete at Niagara
TribLIVE / Posted 24 days ago
West Allegheny senior Hannah Charlton is expected to fill an immediate void as a member of the Niagara University women's swimming team next season. Niagara coach Ben Nigro said Charlton, who signed a letter of intent, will replace the Purple... Read more
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Artvoice
On The Boards Theater ListingsOn the Boards is presented by the Irish Classical Theatre Company. To be consid
On The Boards Theater Listings
Artvoice / Posted 29 days ago
On the Boards is presented by the Irish Classical Theatre Company. To be considered for On the Boards, submissions must be received by 5pm on Wednesday one week prior to publication. Send notice VIA e-mail to: ontheboards@artvoice.com. Keeley and Du... Read more

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