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Pedal tour pitched to North Tonawanda council

Pedal tours, which are rider-powered vehicles that make their way through traffic in popular areas, may be pedaling their way around North Tonawanda. Last week, Sarah Gebhard, a math teacher and founder of Huffin Pedal Tours, approached the North Tonawanda Common Council with an idea to bring the pa

LOCKPORT UNION-SUN - 2017-11-24 05:00:00

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

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

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 killed in apparent hunting accident in Chautauqua Co.

TOWN OF SHERMAN, N.Y. (WIVB) - Sheriff's deputies in Chautauqua County hope to learn more today about what led to a woman's death Wednesday evening. Deputies and firefighters responded to a report of an accidental shooting in the area of 2998 Armenian Road in the Town of Sherman. They say Rosemary A

WIVB - 2017-11-23 13:18:16

The 10: Small Business Saturday, Women's Gifts, West Side Bazaar

The World's Largest Disco is surely the marquee event of this weekend, but it's been sold out for some time. Same with the second of two visits by Lowest of the Low, Ron Hawkins' Canadian rock band beloved in Buffalo. Don't panic too much, however, as there's a wealth of big and small events to whic

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-11-24 15:12:09

NT gears up for Small Business Saturday

After Friday's mad rush to score the best deals ahead of the holiday season, shoppers will have the chance to shift gears on Saturday, opting instead for a gift-buying experience that's a little close to home. Small Business Saturday has been the answer of mom and pop shops across the country to the

NIAGARA GAZETTE - 2017-11-23 18:59:43

Hearing from family of teen suicide, Ken-Ton addresses suicide prevention

The Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda School District has been addressing suicide prevention as they heard from the family of a student who committed suicide earlier this year, district officials said. Joseph Smajdor spoke out at a recent Town of Tonawanda board meeting and said he'd like to work with the d

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-11-24 13:08:13

Man killed in crash near Turlock Lake identified

The man who died in a fiery crash near Turlock Lake last week was identified Tuesday as Marcelo Sanchez. The 18-year-old Merced resident crashed into a utility pole on Hawkins Road about a mile north of East Keyes Road on Thursday. When emergency personnel arrived, the Pontiac Sanchez was driving wa


At long last, major Turlock intersection to reopen

Just in time for Thanksgiving and Black Friday traffic, one of Turlock's busiest intersections at last will reopen for business. The intersection at Fulkerth Road and Golden State Boulevard has been closed since July for extensive work including new bike lanes, sidewalks and railroad traffic signali


Modestans got a jump to shopping on Thanksgiving. Others waiting until Friday.

"Shop like you mean it," read the fliers handed to shoppers lined up Thursday outside the Pink store in the Vintage Faire Mall in Modesto. They were for people who rearranged their Thanksgiving dinners so they could get a jump on shopping for Christmas. "We do it by 1 o'clock so I can leave usually

MODESTO BEE - 2017-11-23 23:59:59

How did Modesto's Anna the whippet fare at the National Dog Show?

Anna the whippet came within a whisker of emerging with the top prize at the National Dog Show on Thursday. http://www.nbcsports.com/video/2017-national-dog-show-whippet-wins-hound-group The Modesto-born Anna was among seven dogs in the elite "Best of Breed" competition after winning the "best of b

MODESTO BEE - 2017-11-23 22:17:00

Woman arrested for DUI after crashing car with kids into canal

A Ceres mother was arrested for drunken driving Thursday evening after her car containing her three children ended up in the Ceres Main Canal in three feet of water. Paramedics were the first to arrive on the scene after a 7:43 p.m. call reporting the crash into the canal in the 3800 block of Moore


Teen arrested after crash in police pursuit

A 17-year-old Modesto boy was arrested Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 14 after he ran from an officer attempting to cite him for speeding but crashed his car in a residential area. At approximately 3 p.m., motorcycle patrol Officer Freddie Ortiz was finishing up a traffic stop when a 2009 Hyundai Genesis s


Black Friday at Vintage Faire Mall

Pigskin Postgame Wrap with The Bee's Joe Cortez and James Burns Joe Cortez and Jim Silva (filling in for James Burns) discuss Hilmar's thrilling 41-38 win over Escalon and other key games in the Stanislaus District after Week 2 of the Sac-Joaquin Section football playoffs. High School Football

MODESTO BEE - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Beer run turns into robbery

Three teenagers who allegedly stole beer from the Dollar General store at 940 E. Whitmore Avenue on Thursday evening were arrested for robbery since the group had assaulted two employees who chased after them. A total of four suspects were involved in the beer theft, which was reported at 10:30 p.m.


Bowling Green Police say a man was found dead near Old Morgantown Road, investigation ongoing

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) -- Bowling Green Police have confirmed a 49-year-old man was found dead Thursday morning near the 600 block of Old Morgantown Road. According to officers, a passer-by called police at 8:28 a.m. on Thanksgiving. When officers arrived on scene, they say they found a man dec

WBKO - 2017-11-23 17:49:00

Former Kentucky police officer arrested on two counts of attempted murder

SCOTTSVILLE, Ky. (WBKO) -- A former Kentucky police officer and 75-year-old Scottsville man is behind bars after police say he opened fire on his wife and a cable technician, hitting the worker. The incident happened late yesterday afternoon in Allen County. 13 News spoke to police and Scottsville r


Black Friday shopping kicks off the holiday season

BOWLING GREEN, Ky (WBKO) -- As Thanksgiving wraps up, the busiest shopping day of the year serves as the kick off for Christmas spirit. Lindsey Johnson, shopping with her friends and sister for the second year in a row said, "Black Friday, this is the start of the holiday season." Black Friday is an

WBKO - 2017-11-24 18:08:00

Program offers job potential for retiring veterans

Some people who join the military choose to make a career out of it, while others eventually decide they want to do something else for a living. And sometimes people do both - they retire after a military career and begin a new occupation as a civilian. And for those who are transitioning out of the

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-24 15:00:00