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Santa Claus parade kicks off Hamburgh Holidays on Saturday

Santa Claus waives during a parade at the Erie County Fair in Hamburg on August 16 , 2005.(File photo / Harry Scull Jr. / Buffalo News) Hamburgh Holidays kick off with the annual Santa Claus parade at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 25 down Main and Buffalo streets in Hamburg and culminating with Rock the Ro

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-11-23 13:00:19

Man, 23, shot on Fillmore Avenue

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - A 23-year-old Buffalo man was struck by gunfire early Thursday morning in the 1200 block of Fillmore Avenue. The man was taken to ECMC with injuries "that appear serious in nature", according to police. Anyone with information is asked to call or text the confidential TIPCALL

WIVB - 2017-11-23 16:15:58

Buffalo Police investigating Thanksgiving morning shooting

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Buffalo Police have confirmed one man was shot Thursday morning on Buffalo's east side. The shooting happened on the 1200 block of Fillmore Avenue. The victim was transported to ECMC. Police have not released information about the man's identity or his current condition. Our N

WIVB - 2017-11-23 12:55:16

Buffalo man charged with felony DWI in Cheektowaga

Jerry Williams, 39, of Buffalo (State Police) A Buffalo man with a prior conviction for driving while intoxicated was charged with felony DWI Wednesday morning in Cheektowaga, according to the State Police. Jerry Williams, 39, was pulled over for speeding at 2:14 a.m. on the Kensington Expressway, p

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-11-22 13:33:57

Tonawanda woman charged with DWI following crash

TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) - A City of Tonawanda woman is facing DWI charges after crashing her vehicle into a pole at Delaware Avenue and Delton Streets early Wednesday morning in the City of Tonawanda. Karli M. Holler, 30, of Gibson Street, was charged with DWI, first degree aggravated unlicensed oper

WIVB - 2017-11-22 21:53:33

US Navy plane with 11 aboard crashes into Pacific; 8 rescued

FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, file photo, the USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier arrives in Hong Kong. A U.S. Navy C-2 Greyhound plane carrying 11 crew and passengers crashed into the Pacific Ocean on Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, while on the way to the USS Ronald Reagan the Navy said. (AP Phot

WIVB - 2017-11-22 12:12:21

Arrest made in fatal Salamanca accident

SALAMANCA, N.Y. (WIVB) - The Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office has made an arrest in a fatal one-vehicle crash over the weekend that claimed the life of a 21-year-old woman. Damion R. Taylor, 21, of Jimerson Road, Salamanca, was charged Tuesday with second degree manslaughter. Taylor was the drive

WIVB - 2017-11-22 21:30:26

Woman, 43, killed in hunting accident in Chautauqua County

SHERMAN, N.Y. (WIVB) - A 43-year-old woman who was walking her dogs has died after being shot in a hunting accident in Chautauqua County. Rosemary A. Billquist, 43, of Sherman, died of her injury at UPMC Hamot after suffering a gunshot wound. According to Chautauqua County Sheriff's reports, deputie

WIVB - 2017-11-23 15:45:19

Bloomington Police Participating In Blitz #92

(BLOOMINGTON) - The Bloomington Police Department, along with hundreds of Law Enforcement agencies across the state of Indiana, will be participating in Blitz #92, Safe Family Travels. Officers will be focusing on seat belt and impaired driving enforcement during this blitz. The additional enforceme

WBIW.COM - 2017-11-22 11:15:00

Two hurt in early morning shooting

Detectives are investigating an early morning shooting on the city's south side that left two people injured. Bloomington police officers were dispatched to reports of the sound of gunfire in the 2300 block of South Milton Drive at 12:28 this morning. Investigators determined a woman and a man had s

HERALD TIMES - 2017-11-22 17:40:00

Police turn up patrols to stop drunk driving on "Blackout Wednesday"

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (WTHR) - It's lights on the car, boots on the ground for police on Indiana roads starting Wednesday night. Police across Indiana talking turkey - with patrols to nab drunk and impaired drivers on one of the worst nights of the year for it. Sgt. Curt Durnil with Indina State Police

WTHR - 2017-11-23 04:36:12

Power outage on Bloomington's southeast side

Approximately 2,273 Duke Energy customers are without power Thanksgiving afternoon due to an outage that spans across Bloomington's southeast side. Duke Energy's website reports that the power outage was first reported at 2:09 p.m. Thursday and crews on enroute to address the issue. Power is estima

HERALD TIMES - 2017-11-23 20:08:00

Good morning, Bloomington: 5 things to know for Wednesday

Today is Wednesday, Nov. 22, the 326th day of 2017. There are 39 days left in the year. T-BIRDS: Eastern Greene focused on winning a state championship this weekend at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. Read more free on HTOnow. OPIOID: Addressing the state's opioid epidemic and workforce challenges

HERALD TIMES - 2017-11-22 11:15:00

Police: Man was dealing drugs

Chad Guffey HELMSBURG - A Helmsburg man is facing a high-level felony for drug dealing in a case which authorities are seeking a special prosecutor to handle. Chad A. Guffey, 38, was booked into the Brown County jail Nov. 12 on charges of dealing in a Schedule I controlled substance, a Level 2 felon

BCDEMOCRAT.COM - 2017-11-22 12:00:54

Canopy of Lights to kick off holidays

Whether it's shopping local, seeing Santa or shredding calories during a hike, the long holiday weekend is full of activities celebrating the spirit of the season. Canopy of Lights Bloomington's downtown square will light up with holiday decorations Friday during the annual Canopy of Lights celebrat

HERALD TIMES - 2017-11-22 22:56:19

Playing 'Bird real for Cody Ikerd

Cody Ikerd won't have any problem finding The Bluebird, the legendary night club in downtown Bloomington that has hosted such celebrated artists as Lou Reed and John Mellencamp. Ikerd and his Sidewinders are slated to make their first appearance at the venerable venue Friday night. "It's a club I've

BEDFORD TIMES-MAIL - 2017-11-23 13:15:00

State study faults Hudson PCB cleanup

The state sent the results of its own study on the Hudson River PCB cleanup to the nation's top environmental official Wednesday that claims the $1 billion cleanup is not finished and more work needs to be done. Environmental Conservation Commissioner Basil Seggos said the work, based on some 1,200

TIMES UNION - 2017-11-22 16:19:35

Environmental groups propose safety measures for Hudson

Environmental groups are recommending a variety of safety initiatives to further protect the Hudson River, including limiting where barges and tankers can anchor on the Hudson. Recommendations from Riverkeeper, Scenic Hudson and Hudson River Sloop Clearwater include further traffic management and co

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-22 20:36:29

Woman fatally injured in Columbia County crash

KINDERHOOK, N.y. >> A Columbia County woman was fatally injured Wednesday night in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Route 9, according to state police. State police at Livingston said in a press release that Alicia M. Fernandez, 41, of Hudson was driving south on Route 9 near Birch Drive around 7:58 p.m

DAILY FREEMAN - 2017-11-23 05:00:00

Peak-usage period for Central Hudson's variable electric rate program shrinks from 12 hours to 5

The state Public Service Commission has shortened the higher-cost peak-usage period in a Central Hudson program that lets customers pay varying electricity rates. The change, reducing the peak pricing period from 12 hours to five hours per day, was approved by the commission last week and "should pr

DAILY FREEMAN - 2017-11-22 05:00:00