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9 People Were Arrested In Niagara County During Past Week
These 9 people were arrested in Niagara County over the past week for various offenses. Please remember that each of the people listed below is considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. 1. Newman, Jacob Andrew. Booking Date/Time: 09/25/2023 14:26:36. CRIM POSS CONTRL SUBST. Bail Amount: $5,000.00.
Savor the Flavors: Discover Lewiston's Top 2 Pizza Stores
In this article, we're exploring two popular pizza stores in Lewiston. Have you had the chance to try either of them? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Two New York Cities Make List of Places Crawling With Bed Bugs
There are several cities in New York State that are great places to be, and that often means our towns in our favorite state find themselves on all sorts of lists. Whether it's a list of top tourist destinations like Niagara Falls, New York City, or Buffalo topping the list of the coolest places for the British to hang out in the summer, we love being at the top of lists.
Person Shot Outside Wendy's in Lockport
Troopers are looking for this man 25-year-old Jerry Torres Junior of Lockport.
Get in the Halloween Spirit With Toddler & Me Horseback Riding at Autumn’s Gate
This article is a paid promotion sponsored by an SOB advertiser and designed to share valuable info with our readers. At Autumn’s Gate, family fun comes first! Located in the beautiful town of Porter in Niagara county, Autumn’s Gate offers horseback riding for all ages. From learning programs to special-themed events, there is an experience for everyone to enjoy at Autumn’s Gate.
NYS Parks employee pleads guilty to stealing over $8k from employer
As part of the guilty plea, he will pay $8,539.39 in restitution to NYS.
Lewiston's First Presbyterian Church hosting children and family event
The First Presbyterian Church of Lewiston will host “Kids Night Out” from 5-8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29, at the church. A press release stated, “Kids and their friends are invited to join in play time, pizza and a movie. They will enjoy fellowship time, supervised by Sunday school teachers. Parents and adult family members or friends can enjoy some adult-time only during the same time period.”
DW's Juicy Clam Shack coming to Olcott
OLCOTT, N.Y. — Looking for a new place to eat seafood? A new restaurant in Olcott might be the perfect place for just that. A new business called DW's Juicy Clam Shack announced on social media that they will be coming to Olcott Beach in the Spring of 2024.
Niagara County inmates participate in woodworking program
NIAGARA COUNTY, N.Y. — Inmates at the Niagara County Jail were recently given the opportunity to be a part of the Orleans-Niagara BOCES woodworking program. The Sheriff's Office recently shared to their Facebook page that more than a dozen garden benches had been created by inmates and will be donated to the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Niagara County.
Mystery boxes return at Lake Effect Ice Cream
LOCKPORT, N.Y. — Ice cream lovers can get excited because Lake Effect Ice Cream has announced that they are bringing back their popular mystery boxes for a limited time. The mystery box is a delicious box of sweet treats with a fun twist, you don't know what you might get.
Locktoberfest- Music- Food- Family – September 30, 2023- Lockport, NY
Locktoberfest is September 30, 2023 from 10am to 7pm with live music and family activities at 57 Canals Street, Lockport. Features live music, great food – chicken chowder, smoked clams, smoked pulled pork nachos, baby back ribs, Italian sausage, hot dogs and hamburgers, bonjour crepes, soups. Music. 10am to...
Canine cruise on the Erie Canal
LOCKPORT, N.Y. — In honor of the dogs who lived aboard the Erie Canal with their families, the Lockport Locks and Erie Canal Cruises will be inviting them back to set sail on Saturday, September 30 at 3 p.m. All therapy dogs and well-behaved ones are welcome to cruise...
Search warrant a part of Friday night GIVE police patrol in Falls
Sep. 24—Police they recovered a quantity of suspected narcotics, including crack and cocaine, during a search warrant on 15th Street Friday evening during patrols in the city related to the New York's Gun Involved Violence Elimination (GIVE) program. Law enforcement officers from the Niagara Falls Police Department, Niagara County...
Niagara Falls NY NEWEST and BEST Community [30 minutes from Canadian Border]
Consider relocating to Niagara Falls, NY but worried about nearby community resources? Discover a peaceful, thriving community in the town of Wheatfield. It boasts contemporary homes, a quality school district, and convenient access to key amenities. Plus, it's situated close to Niagara Falls and the Canadian border. Watch our video as we carefully detail the advantages of this community and explain why it could be your ideal home.
Students Honored for Mental Health Awareness Campaign
(WNY News Now) – Legislator Jesse Gooch and Myrla Gibbons Doxey, Deputy Director of the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (NCDMH), commend students for their creative mental health advocacy efforts. Niagara County – At a recent legislative meeting, Legislator Jesse Gooch and Myrla Gibbons Doxey of...
Piper offers thanks for cemetery ceremony
I was unable to participate in “Lewiston Jeopardy” or accept my award from HAL, or be present for the Lewiston Village Cemetery dedication ceremony due to a serious injury. I am home now, and I hope to return to my historian duties and projects. Although I was hospitalized...
‘75% of our customers have been delayed’: Ammo background check issues persist
Just under two weeks into the state run ammunition background checks, gun store owners and customers feel time has only made things worse.
Former Lockport HS educator turned business owner mentoring future entrepreneurs
LOCKPORT, N.Y. (WKBW)W — In the spotlight this week is a community member doing good in Western New York. Her name is Melisa Ulrich. Off the corner of Main and Market Street in Lockport, sits a nearly 10-year old, locally owned boutique called "Bling". Bling owner, Melisa Ulrich said,...
Community Missions to hold 13th annual Interfaith Community Prayer Service for Mental Illness Recovery & Understanding
Community Missions will once again present its annual Interfaith Community Prayer Service for Mental Illness Recovery and Understanding. The event will take place at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 3, at Bacon Memorial Presbyterian Church, 166 59th St., Niagara Falls. A press release stated, “The event is part of Mental Illness...
Teams forfeit football game
Both the Kenmore East and Cheektowaga Central school districts are forfeiting their next games.