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Machine tool company buys Lockport facility

The owner of the former machining division of Buffalo Forge has acquired a Lockport light industrial manufacturing facility to house its operation. Joseph Silva, owner and CEO of Buffalo Machines Inc., paid $310,000 to acquire the 17,612-square-foot facility at 240 Michigan St. in Lockport. The one-

BUFFALO NEWS

Auction nets $440K for city

The Common Council approved the sale of properties Wednesday that the city of Lockport had seized because of tax foreclosure. These properties were sold in a Nov. 4 auction in their current state, and the bidders who bought them will be responsible for any future taxes and expenses, damages and pos

LOCKPORT UNION-SUN - 2017-11-19 05:00:00

Temporary holiday shops offer unique and local gifts

The hunt for holiday gifts is officially on. Instead of battling the mall crowds this year, consider one of Western New York's many holiday pop-up shops. From handmade to vintage to Buffalo-themed wares, local holiday pop-up shops are just like they sound: temporary, limited-time-only retail spaces,

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-11-19 05:00:00

World record attempt crosses through the Falls

If Traci Lynn Martin was looking to dry off a bit Saturday, she picked the wrong day to portage around Niagara Falls. The day was just another wet one among many wet days in 2017 for Martin. Martin and her "Just Around the Pointe" expedition floated up to LaSalle Waterfront Park on Buffalo Avenue Sa

NIAGARA GAZETTE - 2017-11-19 03:12:05

McKEEN, Thomas Charles "Tom"

McKEEN - Thomas Charles "Tom" November 9, 2017, due to complications from a stroke, born in Tonawanda, NY in 1957 to Tom and Gerry McKeen, he later settled in Virginia. Tom worked as a steel worker/plant manager and long haul trucker. He is survived by sons, David and Michael; grandchildren, Dalton

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-11-19 05:00:00

Ham, helpers still sought for Lord's Day Dinner

Matt Davis, a co-founder of the Lord's Day Dinner with his wife, was talking about the history of the event just a few days ago. Nearly three decades of service to the community - offering free meals to the disadvantaged and needy on holidays since the 1980s - has flashed by, according to Davis. "It

NIAGARA GAZETTE - 2017-11-18 22:06:49

Niagara Falls Water Board plans sewer plant upgrades, small rate hike

The Niagara Falls Water Board budget for attorneys' fees is nearly tripling, which one board member attributes to having to deal with the black, gunky discharges this year that shocked both residents and tourists and garnered unwanted international attention. (John Hickey/Buffalo News file photo) Th

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-11-19 15:10:55

Attorney general suing local contractor

A local contractor who has performed work in Western New York, including parts of Niagara County, is being sued by the New York State Attorney General's for failing to comply with a court order. Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced this week that his office is taking legal action in an ef

LOCKPORT UNION-SUN - 2017-11-18 05:00:00

Police respond to shooting in NW Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Huntsville police are on the scene at Poplar Avenue after a shooting call was reported after 3 p.m. Saturday afternoon. According to police, a man was shot and transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. Police are continuing to investigate the incident. No further

WHNT-TV - 2017-11-18 22:59:04

Police on scene of shooting in NW Huntsville

There is a heavy police presence near the intersection of Pulaski Pike and Poplar Ave. in NW Huntsville. A shooting was reported in the area around 3:30 p.m. Saturday. One male victim was taken transported from the scene via HEMSI with life-threatening injuries. WAFF has a crew on the scene working

WAFF - 2017-11-18 22:22:53

James Spady will not return as Alabama A&M's head football coach

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Alabama A&M University announced today that James Spady will not return as Head Football Coach. The announcement was made by Director of Athletics Bryan Hicks. "After careful and deliberate observation of our football program, we felt a change was needed. We thank Coach Spady for

ROCKETCITYNOW.COM - 2017-11-19 18:52:43

New food delivery service brings 200 jobs to Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - There's a new way to "order up" in Huntsville! Waitr is an app that lets you order from your favorite Huntsville restaurant, then sends someone to deliver it to you for a flat fee of $5. The flat fee is the same no matter the distance from the restaurant or whether you order one m

WHNT-TV - 2017-11-18 13:09:26

Kat: Coldest snap since March - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Good Sunday morning! Be sure to grab your jacket if you're heading to church this morning because temperatures are starting out in the upper 30s today. As winds pick up during the morning hours, wind chills will be in the low-mid 30s! Winds from the north will continue to push cooler air into the Te

WAFF - 2017-11-19 18:38:40

Qualis Corp. set to celebrate 25 years in Huntsville

For more than two decades Qualis Corp. has been a staple business in Huntsville, working in federal contracts with NASA and defense agencies. Qualis CEO Elizabeth Morard, one of the company's founders, says she pursued starting her own company because of the women on the Huntsville business scene bl

AL.COM - 2017-11-19 14:03:15

Cool things to do in Huntsville, Nov. 19 - 25

What better place to take refuge from Black Friday 2017 shopping than 1985 gaming? Rocket City Arcade & Classic Consoles is hosting a Freedom From Black Friday event, will their "all you can play" arcade passes discounted 20 percent. There's also a sit-down gaming room featuring old-school consoles.

AL.COM - 2017-11-19 13:07:00

Storm rips apart Florence Advance Auto

FLORENCE, Ala. - Saturday night's storm destroyed an Advance Auto Parts in Florence and reportedly took roofs off houses in Lawrence County. The Advance Auto on Cloverdale Road had its walls knocked down, glass covering the ground and auto supplies exposed. The power was out along the road. Emergenc

ROCKETCITYNOW.COM - 2017-11-19 05:27:48

Long Island cesspool worker dies after being trapped underground

A Long Island man died Saturday when he got trapped under a cesspool he was installing, police said. Kurt Peiscopgrau, 60, was part of a crew putting in a septic system at a home in Shoreham, L.I. when the ground gave way around 11:30 a.m., according to Suffolk County police. First responders pul

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-19 03:00:57

New bars, lounges on Long Island

A new lounge spot, a freshened classic sports bar and a brewery are among the newly opened nightspots on Long Island.Vienna Kitchen and Social HousePhoto Credit: Bruce Gilbert WHERE: 1 Railroad Ave., Roslyn THE VIEW: Its look is artsy, with paintings of celebrated musicians (including one of Billy J

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-19 19:07:00

Dream Act demonstration planned at King's home in Seaford

Demonstrators plan to march to Rep. Peter King's home in Seaford on Sunday afternoon to pressure him to take a more active role in negotiations on immigration legislation. Organizers plan to hold a "silent vigil" on the sidewalk in front of the Republican congressman's home while calling for a "cle

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-19 19:19:57

Woman in critical condition after Bellmore crash; 2 men charged with DWI

A woman is in critical condition after the driver of a vehicle she was in struck a parked car in Bellore early Saturday morning. The driver was allegedly drunk. According to Nassau County police, the woman, who has not yet been identified, was in the passenger seat in a 2006 Nissan driven by Vincent

HERALD COMMUNITY NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-19 08:00:00