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Lillian Kuczka, 91, nurse who helped develop the crash cart

Lillian "Pat" Kuczka, a nurse who helped develop the "crisis cart" for hospitals, died Monday in Autumn View Health Care Facility, Hamburg. She was 91. Born in Orchard Park, the former Lillian F. Patterson was a 1944 graduate of Orchard Park High School and earned her certificate of nursing from the

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-09-20 15:52:38

Gowanda to host drug prevention training

GOWANDA - Gowanda Central School District is taking action against opioids. The district will host an overdose prevention training on Sept. 27 at 6 p.m. in the high school cafeteria, which is open to the public, with the goal of being prepared for the possibility of an overdose. "At those trainings

OBSERVER TODAY - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Review: 'Stronger' tells a survivor's heart-wrenching story

"Stronger " is about a survivor but it is not a feel-good movie. In 2013, 27-year-old Jeff Bauman went to watch his ex-girlfriend, Erin Hurley, run the Boston Marathon. He was there when the bombs went off and lost both of his legs as a result. An Associated Press photograph of Bauman, bloodied and

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-20 18:41:28

Sammy Watkins is a flat-earther

Planet Earth is round. It can be defined as an oblate spheroid, since its rotation causes it to be slightly wider at the equator, but if you shrunk our planet down it would be as round and as smooth as billiard ball, even though its peaks and valleys seem massive from our vantage point. But despite

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-09-20 17:21:57

Going 'proud' for 50 years

It brought plenty of life to downtown Silver Creek. "We're just so happy," said Lisa Romano, one of the chief organizers of the event. "We're happy that we made it to this milestone. I'm so happy and so proud to be part of this board. It's near and dear to my heart, and as long as I am up and moving

OBSERVER TODAY - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Caregivers tell their stories through photos and social media: 'Life is so fragile'

A parent taking care of a special-needs child with a life-threatening illness or disability is hard work, and that work that can go unnoticed or sometimes misunderstood. That is why researchers at Palliative Care Buffalo in Cheektowaga created "The Photographs of Meaning Program." They asked parents

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-09-19 11:40:03

Garden Notes for Sept. 26-27

Hamburg House and Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m. Sept. 26 in the Community Center, Hamburg. Bonnie Bullivant will present "Easy to Grow Houseplants." Business meeting to follow. Call Nancy Kalieta, 826-7462. Amherst Garden Club will meet at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 27 in St. Johns Lutheran Church, 6540 Main

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-09-19 19:54:26

My View: Hospital will always remain in my heart

My hospital sits on a well-traveled country road in rural Erie County. It draws patients from Arcade to Gowanda and everywhere in between. They visit to get healthy, to stay healthy and to heal what ails them. I call Bertrand Chaffee Hospital "my hospital" with good reason. I started my first and on

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-09-18 20:30:57

Frontier and Hamburg taxpayers can pay school taxes at M&T Bank

Taxpayers in Hamburg Central and Frontier Central school districts can pay school taxes at three M&T Bank branches in Hamburg. Payments by check, bank check or money order will be accepted at M&T branches located at 23 Lake Ave., 5771 Camp Road and 6000 South Park Ave. Residents also may continue to

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-09-19 13:46:56

Blow out the candles! Birth of the burger celebrated in Hamburg today

Add the birth of the hamburger sandwich to the never-ending list of things granted their very own day. "National Birth of the Burger Day" is being coined by organizers of the Erie County Fair, who are planning to celebrate the inaugural one today at the fairgrounds in Hamburg while blowing out candl

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-09-18 13:09:33

Burgers to be celebrated in Hamburg

HAMBURG, N.Y. (WIVB) - A sandwich that's served billions of times each year traces its roots to the Erie County Fairgrounds, in the Town of Hamburg. A Monday event will mark the anniversary of the time two men, named Frank and Charles Menches, took ground beef, added coffee, brown sugar and other in

WIVB - 2017-09-18 10:45:23

'Stronger' spawns a new friendship for Jake Gyllenhaal

TORONTO (AP) - Jake Gyllenhaal says he's never gotten closer to a real-life character he's played than the Boston Marathon bombing victim Jeff Bauman. While making the upcoming film "Stronger," Gyllenhaal and Bauman became close. Gyllenhaal made frequent trips to Boston to spend time with the 31-yea

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-19 20:14:49

The Latest: Women in acid attack offer prayers for assailant

BOSTON (AP) - The Latest on the attack on four American women with acid at a Marseille train station (all times local): 12:50 p.m. Two women who were among four Boston College students attacked with acid at a train station in France are showing compassion for their assailant. Courtney Siverling said

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-18 16:59:48

Public comment on Westwood project accepted through Oct. 2

Written public comment on the proposed development of the former Westwood Country Club in Amherst will be accepted through Oct. 2. A developer has requested the town rezone 141 of the 171 acres at the former golf course between Maple Road and Sheridan Drive for a mixed-use project. A public hearing

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-09-19 21:03:37

Warmest Bills home game since 2002 forecast for Sunday

Five times this century, the mercury has soared to 80 degrees in Buffalo on game day. The sixth is forecast this Sunday when the second-place Buffalo Bills host the Denver Broncos at 1 p.m. at New Era Field in Orchard Park. The National Weather Service calls for sunny skies and a high of 85 degrees.

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-09-19 13:17:37

Report: Fatal plane crash during 'American Made' film blamed in part on Tom Cruise

The loved ones of two people who died during a plane crash while filming for "American Made" claim Tom Cruise is partially to blame for it. The Blast reports from court documents that the families of Alan Purwin and Carlos Berl believe the famous actor and director Doug Liman "contributed to the cir

WUTV29.COM - 2017-09-20 14:22:27

Buffalo police looking for suspect in multiple bank robberies

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Buffalo police are looking for help identifying a suspect in multiple bank robberies. The person pictured above is suspected in three robberies and one attempted robbery since September 11. Anyone with information on his identity is asked to call the police department's confid

WIVB - 2017-09-19 15:46:57

Buffalo man pleads guilty to falsely receiving disability benefits

A Buffalo man has pleaded guilty to making a false statement to the Social Security Administration so that he could keep receiving disability benefits, Acting U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy Jr. announced on Monday. Ari Elias Baum, 32, faces up to five years in prison and a $250,000 fine when he retu

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-09-19 01:00:51

10-year-olds clean up Buffalo neighborhoods

A group of 10-year-olds are trying to make the world a better place. BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - A group of 10-year-olds are trying to make Buffalo a better place to live. Clementine, Hannah and Allison are 5th graders at Tapestry Charter School in Buffalo, and they've made it a goal to pick up 100 pound

WKBW-TV - 2017-09-19 23:56:12

This high school must approve girls' dresses before they can get tickets to homecoming

PEWAUKEE, Wis. (FOX21) - It's homecoming season, but before students can let loose and have some fun - those planning to wear dresses must get them approved - by photo - in order to get tickets to the dance. In Wisconsin, Pewaukee High School's policy is an extension of the Pewaukee School District'

WIVB - 2017-09-20 16:36:56