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Lockport house destroyed by fire Sunday night

The video above, provided by Adam Prince and Niagara County Fire Wire, shows the view from above Michigan St.

WIVB - 2018-10-15 10:36:51

19-year-old indicted on murder charge after August stabbing

Favors, who remains in custody without bail, will be back in court on January 2.

WIVB - 2018-10-15 15:03:15

Bankrupt Sears will close one WNY store and three Kmarts

Sears will close its store at the Chautauqua Mall in Lakewood, along with Kmart stores in Niagara Falls, West Seneca and Batavia as part of its Chapter 11 bankruptcy, which was filed early Monday.

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-10-15 13:23:22

Inside the Tonawanda Coke plant: an employee's perspective

He asked we not use his last name or show his face. But, the father from Niagara Falls is sharing his story of what it was like working inside the plant. He was hired five years ago. “I was looking for work. I needed a job,” he explained.

WKBW-TV - 2018-10-15 03:22:04

Popeye's coming to Lockport

LOCKPORT, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Popeye's Louisiana Kitchen location is coming to Lockport.The Town of Lockport planning board approved plans for the restaurant last month. It will be located in the former Keybank building at 5740 South Transit Street.Lal Restaurant Group will remodel the existing location

WIVB - 2018-10-15 20:15:20

Lockport parents open area's first gluten-free bakery-restaurant

Six years later, Lisa Jermyn and her husband, Tim, have turned that frustration into a business – the first completely gluten-free restaurant in the area.

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-10-15 16:57:34

There is a chance of snow in WNY's forecast this week

Because the prevailing flow will be from the northwest, most of the lake-effect precipitation will be found downstream of Lake Ontario with a little bit across the Western Southern Tier, the weather service said.

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-10-15 11:55:24

Dog rescued from house fire in Niagara Falls

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WIVB) - A dog was rescued from the second floor of a house that caught fire in Niagara Falls on Monday.Crews responded to the fire on Walnut Ave. in the early afternoon.The fire started in the kitchen, but it is not clear what caused it.It is estimated to have caused $30,000 in

WIVB - 2018-10-15 18:29:10

Woman stabbed while drinking with friends in Niagara Falls apartment

The victim told police that she was drinking with a male coworker and two of his female friends around 5:30 a.m. when another woman arrived at the home "acting crazy." She said that the woman "got into (her) face" and started swinging her arms. She appeared to be holding a shiny object, the victim s


City of Tonawanda police warning residents about road closure

Police say the intersection of Main and Fletcher Street in the city will be closed Monday, October 15 through Wednesday, October 17 due to an ongoing waterline replacement.


Niagara County deputy rescues drowning girl in Lake Ontario; father charged

Deputy John Vosburgh responded to a call just after 8 a.m. that an unsupervised girl was in the water in the area of Krull Park, and that she appeared to be drowning, according to the Niagara County Sheriff's Office.


Gun in car – a 'careless mistake' - lands Idaho teen 4 months in jail

Yes, he did, the 18-year-old Brovont replied. The Idaho resident had his unloaded .22-caliber handgun on the back seat.


Prosecutors: Tonawanda Coke plans to begin shutdown of plant

TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WKBW) - Tonawanda Coke intends to begin a shutdown of of the plant, as early as next week, according to court documents.


Police looking for missing Erie County teen

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Our view: New York state can do more for youth programs

In all likelihood, the Moravia Town Board will vote soon to drop the program. The supervisor was hoping that the district would take over, but that's not an easy decision. The school district has its own financial pressures, and finding $40,000 in the 2019-20 budget may not be feasible.

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-10-14 04:30:00


Come learn about and enjoy the Mexican holiday of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) in Medina on Thursday, November 1 from 3:00-8:00 pm. Medina Main St. businesses will host crafts and tastings from 3:00-5:30 pm, including paper flowers, masks, face painting, sugar skulls, cookies, bread and a s


Body found on Fillmore Avenue in Buffalo Friday morning

BUFFALO, NY--- Buffalo Police are investigating a body found early Friday morning.Police were called to the 600 block of Fillmore Avenue at about 6:45am for a rescue call.When they arrived, officers discovered the body of a male lying on the sidewalk.Police have not released the identity of the vict


Three Buffalo men accused of fleeing police after reckless drive

Three Buffalo men were arrested Thursday after fleeing police, first in a car, and then on foot, according to the Buffalo Police Department.


Child nearly drowns off Olcott Beach after wandering into water while father is asleep

No parent was able to be located at the time of the rescue. Shortly afterward, police found the child's residence on Main Street. The door was open and the child's father, Joshua A. Wankasky, 34, was found sleeping.


Woman dead following crash in Buffalo

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - A woman is dead after a crash near Genesee Street and Fillmore Avenue.Buffalo Police say two vehicles collided in the intersection, and then one of the vehicles hit the female pedestrian.The woman, in her 40's, was pronounced dead at the scene.The crash happened just before 6