These Hamburg, NY based Puppies are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around hamburg..
Personal Injury Motor Vehicle Accident in Town of Sheridan
(WNY News Now) – Town of Sheridan – A motor vehicle accident in the Town of Sheridan on March 1, 2024, has led to charges against a local woman after an investigation revealed she was following too closely, resulting in a collision. Deputies responded to the accident on...
Hamburg New York Could Be Epicenter For Massive Snowstorm
Next winter could be brutal for Western New York. A very early prediction from meteorologist Mark Margavage is calling for a chance of some massive lake-effect snow next winter with Hamburg, New York being right in the epicenter of it all. He is calling for the current El Nino system...
Here’s The Best Prime Rib Spot In Western New York
The winter weather seems to be vanishing here in Western New York and it is time to get out and explore all that the area has to offer. We are blessed to have some amazing bars, restaurants and taverns and some that are just a quick trip down the Thruway. One of them recently celebrated 99 years in business!
'She was a ray of sunshine': Co-workers remember woman killed in Hamburg crash
'She was a ray of sunshine': Co-workers remember woman killed in Hamburg crash.
Woman killed in serious motor vehicle accident
The cause of the crash is under investigation.
Firefighters Battle Early Morning Fire on Route 20 Near Fredonia
A two-alarm fire significantly damaged a building just outside the Village of Fredonia early Friday morning. Fredonia Fire Chief Joshua Myers says his department responded to 3749 Route 20, near McAllister Road, just after 5:00 AM. Myers says crews from Dunkirk and East Dunkirk provided mutual aid in battling the blaze. He says the building that caught fire was used primarily for storage, and a business near that building sustained no damage...
Local Elementary School Students Support Batavia VA Hospital Veterans with Valentine's Efforts
Martin Road Elementary School students participated in the Valentine’s for Veterans program, creating handmade cards and donating supplies to veterans at the Batavia VA Hospital. Cindy Baker, a Volunteer Services Specialist at the hospital, acknowledged the students' contributions.
Pennsylvania man sentenced for raping child in Evans
Content warning: This story contains details of sexual assault of a child. BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — A Pennsylvania man has been sentenced for raping a child in Evans in 2022, the Erie County District Attorney’s Office said Thursday. 39-year-old Jacob Pearson of Wilcox, Pennsylvania was sentenced to 14 years in prison for raping the child, […]
Traffic Stop Results in Arrest of Dunkirk Man for Possession of Cocaine and Marijuana
A Dunkirk man was taken into custody on felony drug charges after a traffic stop in the city on Wednesday. Dunkirk Police Chief Dave Ortolano says his patrol officers pulled over a vehicle shortly after 2:45 AM and found that 40-year-old Jorge Negron-Velazquez was allegedly found to be in possession of 128 grams of suspected cocaine, 8.5 ounces of marijuana, and $427 in cash. Negron-Velazquez was charged with 2nd-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and 1st-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance. He was arraigned in Dunkirk City Court and remanded to the Chautauqua County Jail.
Country stars Big & Rich, Gretchen Wilson to play Upstate NY concert together
A country music party is coming to Upstate New York. Big & Rich featuring Gretchen Wilson with Cowboy Troy and DJ Sinister will perform at the Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino in Salamanca, N.Y., on Saturday, May 25. The outdoor show will be part of the Southern Tier casino’s 20th anniversary concert series.
Niagara Falls Resident Arrested for DWI in Hanover
(WNY News Now) – Hanover, NY – In the early hours of February 28, 2024, 26-year-old Sandhu S. Harmeet, a resident of Niagara Falls, Ontario, was arrested for driving under the influence after a traffic violation in the Village of Silver Creek. At approximately 02:25 A.M., a Town...
North Collins Central School District Seeks Proposals for Pre-K Program for 2024-2025
North Collins Central School District is requesting proposals for Universal PK Services. They are looking for agencies to work with them as independent contractors to provide a pre-kindergarten program for the 2024-2025 school year.
Today the gas price is close to $3.39 in Gowanda as of 2024-03-02. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Saturday is $3.338, a week ago the price is $3.264 , according to AAA.
Arrest Made in Little Valley DWI Incident on E. Bucktooth Run Rd
(WNY News Now) – On February 17, 2024, at approximately 12:55 PM, a 37-year-old resident of Salamanca, NY, was apprehended following deputies’ response to a motor vehicle accident in Little Valley. Subsequent investigation revealed that they was operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol during the incident.
One dead, another seriously injured following crash on Route 5 in Hamburg
Hamburg police said one person was killed and another was seriously injured in a crash on Route 5 at Lakeview Road on Wednesday.
NY weather: Thunderstorms with pea-sized hail to hit New York Wednesday
A report was issued from the National Weather Service on Wednesday at 3:53 a.m. for strong thunderstorms until 5 a.m. for Chautauqua, Cattaraugus and Erie counties. Expect pea-sized hail (0.25 inches) and wind gusts of up to 40 mph. "At 3:53 a.m., Doppler radar tracked a strong thunderstorm 12 miles...
Cancer Awareness Statement From Cancer Services Of Steuben
Colorectal cancer can be a silent disease. Often there are no symptoms or warnings until the cancer has spread. That’s why getting screened is so important. It can help prevent colorectal cancer — or catch it early when it is easiest to treat. The Cancer Services Program (CSP)...
Michael J. DeCaprio, 47, of Carthage
CARTHAGE, New York (WWNY) - Michael J. DeCaprio, 47, a cherished son, brother, nephew, uncle, and friend who was known for his adventurous spirit and compassionate heart, passed away unexpectedly on February 23, 2024, at his home in Lackawanna, NY. Born to Michael and Laura (Brown) DeCaprio on December 29, 1976.
Ellicottville Village Garage Sale
Mark your calendars for Saturday and Sunday March 9-10 for a village garage sale to benefit the all-inclusive Ellicottville Playground. Donations will be collected at the Ellicottville Town Center (next to arboretum, near the Fire Hall) from March 4-8. The sale will run 8am-4pm both days, with all funds going directly towards playground efforts.