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13th Garlic Festival has something for the garlic lover in all of us

Helma De Vries-Jordan of Olean with her 9-month-old son, Elco, enjoying some fresh garlic scapes at the Cuba Garlic Festival Saturday afternoon. Adam Miller CUBA - The odoriferous vegetable, the garlic, was once again the centerpiece of the weekend in Cuba. It is anticipated that, along with good we

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-17 16:15:00

The Latest: US, Cuban diplomats to discuss health incidents

NEW YORK (AP) - The Latest on the investigation into unexplained incidents harming the health of American diplomats in Havana (all times local): 1:20 p.m. The United States plans to discuss concerns with Cuba over American diplomats harmed in unexplained incidents in Havana during a meeting in Washi

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-18 17:53:55

Top US diplomat says closing embassy in Cuba 'under review'

NEW YORK (AP) - The Trump administration is considering closing down the recently reopened U.S. Embassy in Havana following a string of unexplained incidents harming the health of American diplomats in Cuba, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says. Tillerson's comments were the strongest indication to

MILTON DAILY STANDARD - 2017-09-18 11:09:00

Three shot in Kensington-Fillmore neighborhood

Three men were shot Saturday night near Holden Street and Jewett Avenue., Buffalo police reported. Detectives said the three -- ages 23, 27 and 40 -- were shot at about 9:30 p.m. in the Kensington-Fillmore avenues area and transported to Erie County Medical Center with apparent non-fatal injuries. A

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-09-17 13:25:48

Out of Darkness Walk shines light on suicide

OLEAN - Public awareness about the risk of suicide was the message delivered Sunday morning by a solemn parade of walkers stretching along a mile of sidewalk between Good Times of Olean and and Lincoln Park. Olean's fifth annual Out of the Darkness Community Walk for suicide prevention also aimed to

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-18 18:00:00

National Hunting and Fishing Day encourages sportsmen to get outside and promote sport

With rising childhood obesity rates, here are 5 tips to keep your kids healthy over the summer. Maggie Gilroy / Staff video National Hunting and Fishing Day is Saturday, and the New York State Department of Conservation is encouraging hunters and anglers to participate -- and anyone can fish the fr

PRESSCONNECTS - 2017-09-19 14:49:24

State and Union: Sgt. Edwards lived a life of service

In Saturday's edition, the son of Korean War veteran Leonard K. Edwards, who grew up in Olean, shared more information about the service of his father. Sgt. Edwards, who joined the U.S. Army in 1940 and was wounded in the South Pacific in World War II, was the sole survivor of a squad being wiped ou

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-17 18:00:00

Still hope for old building

So a new glimmer of hope has appeared for the redevelopment of the historic build- ing at the corner of North Union and West State streets. The city's Urban Renewal Agency approved a resolution this week giving preferred developer status to Savarino Companies, LLC, of Buffalo, allowing the firm to h

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-17 16:35:00

Police departments dodged sunshine law requests, ACLU claims

Police departments in almost two dozen towns and cities across the state tried to dodge Freedom of Information requests seeking information about their use of force, complaints about alleged brutality, racial profiling and the use of surveillance technology, according to the New York Civil Liberties

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-09-18 14:58:20

Charges continue to pile up for Farmersville teen, now charged with arson

FARMERSVILLE - A Farmersville teen who caused an Amber Alert in May and faces felony sex charges has been arrested once again, this time in connection with suspicious fires. Joshua R. Monette, 18, of Farmersville, was charged Friday with third-degree arson, a class C felony, and second-degree crimin

TIMES-HERALD - 2017-09-19 15:30:00

Port Allegany campaign for United Way off to great start

Solicitation efforts for the Port Allegany campaign for United Way have begun, and officials say it's been a great start to the annual appeal. "We've already raised 25 percent of the $15,000 goal established for the Port Allegany community this year," said Executive Director Mandi Wilton Davis. "We'

BRADFORD ERA - 2017-09-19 14:00:00

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

State Police: Drunk driver crashes into pole

TOWN OF YORKSHIRE, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Cattaraugus County driver has been charged with striking a utility pole while drunk. New York State Police say Franklinville resident Andrew Vosburg, 32, crashed into a pole in the Town of Yorkshire this weekend. He was found by Troopers on Block Rd. around 3:30 a.

WIVB - 2017-09-18 13:27:55

Community hub: State applauds upgrades in senior living

IOANNIS PASHAKIS/Sun-Gazette Britt Bassett, right, president of Bassett Engineering, shows Rick Vilello, deputy secretary of the state Department of Community and Economic Development, the plans for the park outside of Nippenose Valley Village. Nippenose Valley Village, a personal care home in Limes

WILLIAMSPORT SUN-GAZETTE - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Neighbors say suspect targeted woman jogging in Winchester neighborhood

WINCHESTER, Ky. (WKYT) - Winchester Police are not commenting about their search for a man believed to be involved in an assault, but neighbors are revealing new information about the crime to WKYT. Winchester Police posted a video on their Facebook page on Monday asking for help identifying the man

WKYT 27 - 2017-09-19 23:06:00

Winchester police look for robbery suspect

WINCHESTER, Ky. (WKYT) - Police have released a surveillance picture of what they are calling a robbery at a convenience store. It happend at the BP on Fluton Road around 10:37 Sunday night, according to a post on the department's Facebook page. The suspect may also be driving a newer four-door red

WKYT 27 - 2017-09-18 11:41:00

Lexington man charged with murder, importing heroin

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Police arrested a man in connection with a murder from September 3rd. Timothy Ganther, Jr., 18, is charged in the case. Police were called to an apartment complex at Alumni Drive and Man O' War Boulevard that morning after a woman walking in the area saw a man in a ditch. Th

WKYT 27 - 2017-09-19 12:57:00

Lexington road closed as crews battle fire

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Several crews are on the scene of a working structure fire in Lexington. The scene is on Sarasota Court, off Eastland Parkway. Crews were first dispatched at 7:18 Tuesday morning. Officials say a family was able to make it out of the home safely. They say the fire started in

WKYT 27 - 2017-09-19 13:45:00

Lexington gives 12-year-old shot before birthday a do over

Lexington, Ky. (WTVQ)-Monday night, a Winburn Middle School teacher gathered her community to honor her former student Amya Catching. A drive-by shooting paralyzed Catching in June during her birthday sleepover. "Each day, through the summer we were just thankful we woke up together instead of on th

WTVQ - 2017-09-19 04:06:53

Death toll from Mexico earthquake reaches 104

MEXICO CITY (AP) - The death toll from a magnitude 7.1 earthquake that hit central Mexico has risen to 104. Mayor Miguel Angel Mancera says that at least 30 people have died in Mexico City, and officials in Morelos state, just to the south, said 54 had died there. At least 11 others died in Puebla

WKYT 27 - 2017-09-20 01:07:00