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The Buffalo News
Parents remember ‘little superhero’ after tragic drowning in Town of BostonTo Erinn Blaser, her son, Charlie, was “my little super hero” and “my buddy boy
Parents remember ‘little superhero’ after tragic drowning in Town of Boston
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 minutes ago
To Erinn Blaser, her son, Charlie, was “my little super hero” and “my buddy boy.” To everyone else, the 3-year-old was a boundless bundle of energy who loved sharing inside jokes, had a strong sense of empathy and a remarkable knack for remembering... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Better late than never, it’s Gus Macker weekendThe Gus Macker 3-on-3 basketball tournament has a new date and new location but
Better late than never, it’s Gus Macker weekend
The Buffalo News / Posted 51 minutes ago
The Gus Macker 3-on-3 basketball tournament has a new date and new location but the same old enthusiasm. When Gus Macker owner Scott McNeal announced in April that the annual tournament would be skipping Buffalo for the first time in 24 years, Grand... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Class DWho’s who: The seven-team division consists of the Cattaraugus/Little Valley Ti
Class D
The Buffalo News / Posted 51 minutes ago
Who’s who: The seven-team division consists of the Cattaraugus/Little Valley Timberwolves, Franklinville/Ellicottville/West Valley Panthers, Frewsburg Bears, Portville Panthers, Randolph Cardinals, Sherman/Clymer/Panama Wildcats and Westfield/Brocton... Read more
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The Buffalo News
UB homes in on New York State recruits, with mixed resultsBound by limitations The big hindrance to college coaches recruiting in New Yo
UB homes in on New York State recruits, with mixed results
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 hours ago
Bound by limitations The big hindrance to college coaches recruiting in New York is the lack of spring practice in the state. “New York State has a huge disadvantage because we don’t do any spring ball,” said Canisius High School coach Rich... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Will rapidly expanding Kinex be Buffalo’s next big thing?In a region pining for a biotech blockbuster, Kinex Pharmaceuticals could be it
Will rapidly expanding Kinex be Buffalo’s next big thing?
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 hours ago
In a region pining for a biotech blockbuster, Kinex Pharmaceuticals could be it. ¶ The company that started with one promising potential cancer treatment has raised tens of millions of dollars from investors in Asia to fuel an ambitious expansion... Read more
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The Buffalo News
On the Record / Aug. 28, 2015Hires/Promotions/Honors The Ukrainian Cultural Center, Dnipro, recently honore
On the Record / Aug. 28, 2015
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 hours ago
Hires/Promotions/Honors The Ukrainian Cultural Center, Dnipro, recently honored local businessman and philanthropist John Yurtchuk with a reception banquet. A real estate developer and entrepreneur, Yurtchuk is also a professional economist and... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Pharmacy holds White Coat CeremonyMore than 100 students will take their first, public step toward becoming pharm
Pharmacy holds White Coat Ceremony
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 2 hours ago
More than 100 students will take their first, public step toward becoming pharmacists today when they participate in the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences’ Annual White Coat Ceremony. The White Coat Ceremony symbolizes passage into the... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Creative and healthy bag lunches from UB kitchensAsk any of the dining professionals at UB who have staked their careers on sati
Creative and healthy bag lunches from UB kitchens
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 2 hours ago
Ask any of the dining professionals at UB who have staked their careers on satisfying thousands of hungry, discerning, culinary cutting-edge students. It’s one thing to just cook food. But if it just ends there, the whole experience falls flat. The... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Buffalo backs outFor the second straight season the Buffalo Regals will not be part of the Golde
Buffalo backs out
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 3 hours ago
For the second straight season the Buffalo Regals will not be part of the Golden Horseshoe Conference of the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey, leaving the conference with eight teams. The Midwestern and Western Conferences of the GOJHL operate with... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Buffalo backs outFor the second straight season the Buffalo Regals will not be part of the Golde
Buffalo backs out
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 3 hours ago
For the second straight season the Buffalo Regals will not be part of the Golden Horseshoe Conference of the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey, leaving the conference with eight teams. The Midwestern and Western Conferences of the GOJHL operate with... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Buffalo backs outFor the second straight season the Buffalo Regals will not be part of the Golde
Buffalo backs out
Welland Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
For the second straight season the Buffalo Regals will not be part of the Golden Horseshoe Conference of the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey, leaving the conference with eight teams. The Midwestern and Western Conferences of the GOJHL operate with... Read more
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The Buffalo News
On-air killings put new focus on security in the workplaceThe on-air murders of a television news reporter and cameraman in Virginia on W
On-air killings put new focus on security in the workplace
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 hours ago
The on-air murders of a television news reporter and cameraman in Virginia on Wednesday and the almost immediate suspicion that an unhappy former employee of the TV station pulled the trigger serve as yet another reminder that the workplace can be a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Marriott Hotel will be part of Buffalo Sabres’ HarborCenter projectThe hotel boom along Buffalo’s long-ignored waterfront took another step forwar
Marriott Hotel will be part of Buffalo Sabres’ HarborCenter project
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 hours ago
The hotel boom along Buffalo’s long-ignored waterfront took another step forward Wednesday with the announcement of a second Marriott International hotel coming to Canalside. HarborCenter Development LLC said the hotel component of its ice-rink and... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
Solar Decathlon 2015: Meet the TeamsFrom storm-resistant shelters to breezy dwellings that open like a flower, the
Solar Decathlon 2015: Meet the Teams
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted 11 hours ago
From storm-resistant shelters to breezy dwellings that open like a flower, the solar-powered houses in the U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon 2015 are as diverse and creative as the teams behind them. Each was inspired by the unique... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Lake Placid’s new principal set to kick off school yearSonja Franklin is new to the school but she's no stranger to the Adirondacks. S
Lake Placid’s new principal set to kick off school year
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 11 hours ago
Sonja Franklin is new to the school but she's no stranger to the Adirondacks. She spent part of her childhood living in Saranac Lake. Her husband, Dean Franklin, also has roots in the region. "My husband actually went to Paul Smith's College a... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Can women's soccer maintain its World Cup high?When USA smashed Japan in the Women’s World Cup final, drawing record TV rating
Can women's soccer maintain its World Cup high?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 13 hours ago
When USA smashed Japan in the Women’s World Cup final, drawing record TV ratings for soccer in America along the way, Jeff Plush was probably smiling somewhere. Plush is the commissioner of the National Women’s Soccer League, the top-flight domestic... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Greatbatch Inc. buys medical device maker for $1.7 billionGreatbatch, Inc. announced Thursday that it is buying Lake Region Medical for a
Greatbatch Inc. buys medical device maker for $1.7 billion
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 hours ago
Greatbatch, Inc. announced Thursday that it is buying Lake Region Medical for approximately $1.73 billion in cash and stock, in a deal that will create one of the largest original medical device manufacturer in the world serving the cardiac,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
National NewsAs cancer treatment begins, Carter to scale back on workAs cancer treatment beg
National News
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 20 hours ago
As cancer treatment begins, Carter to scale back on workAs cancer treatment begins, Carter to scale back on work Former President Jimmy Carter says he will step back from his humanitarian work and surround himself with his family as he undergoes... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Dorothy C. LarsonA lifelong area resident, she was born July 25, 1928, in Jamestown, N.Y., a dau
Dorothy C. Larson
The Post-Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
A lifelong area resident, she was born July 25, 1928, in Jamestown, N.Y., a daughter of the late Merle and Ida Ball Forbes. Dorothy was a 1945 graduate of Falconer High School, and before her retirement was employed by the Falconer Central School... Read more
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Victor Post
Battle revs up over proposed Lago Resort & Casino in Seneca County TYRE — Smoldering opposition has reignited over a $425 million casino project
Battle revs up over proposed Lago Resort & Casino in Seneca County
Victor Post / Posted 21 hours ago
TYRE — Smoldering opposition has reignited over a $425 million casino project that's projected to launch in the small Seneca County farm town of Tyre.This comes just eight months... Read more
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Henrietta Post
Battle revs up over proposed Lago Resort & Casino in Seneca County TYRE — Smoldering opposition has reignited over a $425 million casino project
Battle revs up over proposed Lago Resort & Casino in Seneca County
Henrietta Post / Posted 21 hours ago
TYRE — Smoldering opposition has reignited over a $425 million casino project that's projected to launch in the small Seneca County farm town of Tyre.This comes just eight months... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Battle revs up over proposed Lago Resort & Casino in Seneca County TYRE — Smoldering opposition has reignited over a $425 million casino project
Battle revs up over proposed Lago Resort & Casino in Seneca County
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 21 hours ago
TYRE — Smoldering opposition has reignited over a $425 million casino project that's projected to launch in the small Seneca County farm town of Tyre.This comes just eight months... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Looking BackTo help the Leon Historical Society celebrate the Pennyroyal, Fred Milliman, cu
Looking Back
The Post-Journal / Posted 22 hours ago
To help the Leon Historical Society celebrate the Pennyroyal, Fred Milliman, curator at the Leon Historical Society museum, brought an authentic replica race car he and Bob Will built as a tribute to his father, Howard Milliman. "The car is a... Read more
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Wayne Post
Battle revs up over proposed Lago Resort & Casino in Seneca County TYRE — Smoldering opposition has reignited over a $425 million casino project
Battle revs up over proposed Lago Resort & Casino in Seneca County
Wayne Post / Posted 22 hours ago
TYRE — Smoldering opposition has reignited over a $425 million casino project that's projected to launch in the small Seneca County farm town of Tyre.This comes just eight months... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Peter J. Calleri, Westinghouse employee, World War II veteranFeb. 12, 1921 – Aug. 21, 2015 Peter Joseph Calleri of Kenmore, who played righ
Peter J. Calleri, Westinghouse employee, World War II veteran
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Feb. 12, 1921 – Aug. 21, 2015 Peter Joseph Calleri of Kenmore, who played right wing in a local amateur hockey club, a longtime Westinghouse Electric employee and husband for 71 years, died Friday in Elderwood Rehabilitation Center in Amherst after... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Starting Line for August 27Sprint Cup Event: Series is off this weekend, the final off-weekend of the sea
Starting Line for August 27
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Sprint Cup Event: Series is off this weekend, the final off-weekend of the season. The next race is the Southern 500 at Darlington (S.C.) Raceway on Sept. 6. Then and now: Racing resumes on Sept. 6 for the final 12 races, including the 10-race... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Police and feds raid seven Kingsmen clubhousesPolice and federal agents came looking for guns and drugs. But when seven club
Police and feds raid seven Kingsmen clubhouses
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Police and federal agents came looking for guns and drugs. But when seven clubhouses of the Kingsmen Motorcycle Club were simultaneously raided across Western New York on Wednesday morning, law enforcement investigators carrying federal search... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Raffle and open house hosted by People Inc. Willow Senior LivingWHEATFIELD – A basket raffle will be held at People Inc. Willow Senior Living f
Raffle and open house hosted by People Inc. Willow Senior Living
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
WHEATFIELD – A basket raffle will be held at People Inc. Willow Senior Living from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday. It will also be an open house for those who are interested in learning more about the senior living apartment complex at 3990 Forest Parkway, off... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Unions criticize Niagara IDA over hotel aidNIAGARA FALLS – A rally of local labor unions Wednesday protested the Niagara C
Unions criticize Niagara IDA over hotel aid
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
NIAGARA FALLS – A rally of local labor unions Wednesday protested the Niagara County Industrial Development Agency’s granting of tax breaks to numerous hotels in Niagara Falls, and demanded that the IDA create a living wage policy of about $15 an... Read more
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The Buffalo News
“Craft” wings and beer pairings planned for 2015 National Buffalo Wing FestivalHot, medium or mild? Downright vintage. Sweet and sour or barbecue? So yesterd
“Craft” wings and beer pairings planned for 2015 National Buffalo Wing Festival
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Hot, medium or mild? Downright vintage. Sweet and sour or barbecue? So yesterday. “Craft” is the concept of the 2015 National Buffalo Wing Festival. Plans for this year’s festival, which runs Sept. 5 and 6 at Coca-Cola Field, were announced at... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
FBI raids western New York motorcycle clubhousesBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - The FBI has raided several buildings in western New York,
FBI raids western New York motorcycle clubhouses
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - The FBI has raided several buildings in western New York, including clubhouses belonging to the Kingsmen Motorcycle Club. A spokeswoman confirms the agency executed search warrants at numerous locations Wednesday but declined to... Read more
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MedCity News
Hospice illustrates challenge of changing black Americans' negative attitudes towards palliative careTwice already Narseary and Vernal Harris have watched a son die. The first time
Hospice illustrates challenge of changing black Americans' negative attitudes towards palliative care
MedCity News / Posted yesterday
Twice already Narseary and Vernal Harris have watched a son die. The first time — Paul, at age 26 — was agonizing and frenzied, his body tethered to a machine meant to keep him alive as his incurable sickle cell disease progressed. When the same... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Police raid multiple Kingsmen clubhouses across region, including site of two killings last yearFederal, state and local police raided at least five club houses of the Kingsme
Police raid multiple Kingsmen clubhouses across region, including site of two killings last year
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Federal, state and local police raided at least five club houses of the Kingsmen motorcycle gang across the region Wednesday morning from Niagara Falls to Olean, including the Oliver Street clubhouse in North Tonawanda, the site of a double execution... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Police raid Kingsmen clubhouse, site of two killings last yearFederal, state and local police raided the Kingsmen Motorcycle Clubhouse on Oli
Police raid Kingsmen clubhouse, site of two killings last year
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Federal, state and local police raided the Kingsmen Motorcycle Clubhouse on Oliver Street in North Tonawanda on Wednesday morning, the site of a double execution less than a year ago. Police were observed taking boxes and other material from the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Five area health centers share $180,600 in federal grantsFive community health centers in Western New York will share $180,600 in federa
Five area health centers share $180,600 in federal grants
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Five community health centers in Western New York will share $180,600 in federal funds awarded under the Affordable Care Act. The awards from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recognize centers that have good clinical outcomes, show... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Three WNYers charged with trespass at Van Halen concertBATAVIA – Three Western New York residents were charged with misdemeanor counts
Three WNYers charged with trespass at Van Halen concert
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
BATAVIA – Three Western New York residents were charged with misdemeanor counts of criminal trespass at Tuesday’s performance by Van Halen at Darien Lake Performing Arts Center, Genesee County sheriff’s deputies reported. Deputies said Michael L.... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Ward Family's Wrongful Death Suit Moved To Federal CourtThe wrongful death lawsuit filed by the Lewis County family of a driver killed
Ward Family's Wrongful Death Suit Moved To Federal Court
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted yesterday
The wrongful death lawsuit filed by the Lewis County family of a driver killed by NASCAR star Tony Stewart's car on a western New York dirt track has been moved from state to federal court. The action was submitted Friday by Buffalo lawyer Brian... Read more
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The Post-Journal
NRG Project On Hold, Affected By LawsuitDavid Gaier, director of communications for NRG, provided the company's reasoni
NRG Project On Hold, Affected By Lawsuit
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
David Gaier, director of communications for NRG, provided the company's reasoning on Tuesday, saying nothing has really changed. "On Feb. 27 the Entergy Corporation, which is another power company, filed a lawsuit in federal court against the Public... Read more
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WTVY Dothan
Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Against NASCAR's Tony Stewart Is Moving From New York State To Federal CourtStewart's lawyer moves wrongful death case to federal court WATERTOWN, N.Y. (A
Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Against NASCAR's Tony Stewart Is Moving From New York State To Federal Court
WTVY Dothan / Posted yesterday
Stewart's lawyer moves wrongful death case to federal court WATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) -- The wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of a driver killed by NASCAR star Tony Stewart's car on a western New York dirt track has been moved from state to... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Aging NY coal-powered plant closing; another in jeopardyALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An energy company says it will close an aging coal-fired po
Aging NY coal-powered plant closing; another in jeopardy
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An energy company says it will close an aging coal-fired power plant in western New York by next March and is placing on hold repowering plans at another plant because of a federal lawsuit. David Gaier, spokesman for NRG Energy,... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Mad Minute stories for Tuesday, August 25thKEY LARGO, Fla. (AP) - Kimberly Triolet and Jorge Rodriguez exchanged their wed
Mad Minute stories for Tuesday, August 25th
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
KEY LARGO, Fla. (AP) - Kimberly Triolet and Jorge Rodriguez exchanged their wedding vows underwater beside a 9-foot statue of Jesus. The Miami couple were wed beneath the waves Tuesday to help mark the 50th anniversary of the installation of the... Read more
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Henrietta Post
Battle revs up over proposed casino project in Seneca CountyBattle revs up over proposed Lago Resort & Casino in Seneca County Posted Aug.
Battle revs up over proposed casino project in Seneca County
Henrietta Post / Posted yesterday
Battle revs up over proposed Lago Resort & Casino in Seneca County Posted Aug. 25, 2015 at 10:29 PM TYRE — Smoldering opposition has reignited over a $425 million casino project that's projected to launch in the small Seneca County farm town of... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Battle revs up over proposed casino project in Seneca County Posted Aug. 25, 2015 at 10:29 PM TYRE — Smoldering opposition has reignited
Battle revs up over proposed casino project in Seneca County
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted yesterday
Posted Aug. 25, 2015 at 10:29 PM TYRE — Smoldering opposition has reignited over a $425 million casino project that's projected to launch in the small Seneca County farm town of Tyre.This... Read more
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Wayne Post
Battle revs up over proposed casino project in Seneca County TYRE — Smoldering opposition has reignited over a $425 million casino project
Battle revs up over proposed casino project in Seneca County
Wayne Post / Posted yesterday
TYRE — Smoldering opposition has reignited over a $425 million casino project that's projected to launch in the small Seneca County farm town of Tyre.This comes just eight months after... Read more
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Victor Post
Battle revs up over proposed casino project in Seneca County TYRE — Smoldering opposition has reignited over a $425 million casino project
Battle revs up over proposed casino project in Seneca County
Victor Post / Posted yesterday
TYRE — Smoldering opposition has reignited over a $425 million casino project that's projected to launch in the small Seneca County farm town of Tyre.This comes just eight months after... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Sports roundup: Tony Stewart's lawyer moves case to federal courtStewart’s lawyer moves wrongful death case to federal court WATERTOWN, N.Y. —
Sports roundup: Tony Stewart's lawyer moves case to federal court
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 2 days ago
Stewart’s lawyer moves wrongful death case to federal court WATERTOWN, N.Y. — The wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of a driver killed by NASCAR star Tony Stewart’s car on a western New York dirt track has been moved from state to federal... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Tonawanda braces for end of Huntley eraDunkirk ‘on hold’ Gaier characterized the company’s plan to repower the Dunkir
Tonawanda braces for end of Huntley era
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Dunkirk ‘on hold’ Gaier characterized the company’s plan to repower the Dunkirk power plant with natural gas as “on hold” following a federal lawsuit filed earlier this year by Entergy Corp., a Louisiana company that operates a nuclear power plant... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Western New York power plant’s transition plan on holeALBANY – An aging western New York power plant’s $150 million transition from c
Western New York power plant’s transition plan on hole
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
ALBANY – An aging western New York power plant’s $150 million transition from coal to natural gas is officially in limbo, less than two years after Gov. Andrew Cuomo and local officials held a news conference heralding the plan. David Gaier, a... Read more
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Victor Post
Group protests historic park carousel in Rochester park Posted Aug. 25, 2015 at 4:50 PM Posted Aug. 25, 2015 at 4:50 PM ROCHESTER —
Group protests historic park carousel in Rochester park
Victor Post / Posted 2 days ago
Posted Aug. 25, 2015 at 4:50 PM Posted Aug. 25, 2015 at 4:50 PM ROCHESTER — Protesters are calling on Monroe County and the City of Rochester to make changes to a historic carousel at Ontario... Read more
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Henrietta Post
Group protests historic park carousel in Rochester park Posted Aug. 25, 2015 at 4:50 PM Posted Aug. 25, 2015 at 4:50 PM ROCHESTER —
Group protests historic park carousel in Rochester park
Henrietta Post / Posted 2 days ago
Posted Aug. 25, 2015 at 4:50 PM Posted Aug. 25, 2015 at 4:50 PM ROCHESTER — Protesters are calling on Monroe County and the City of Rochester to make changes to a historic carousel at Ontario... Read more
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