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Newfane school budget adopted | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

NEWFANE — The Newfane school board adopted a 2019-2020 district budget by a unanimous vote at its Tuesday meeting.

Administrative changes coming to Newfane school district | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

The Newfane Central School District is expecting changes in its administration during the next school year.

Newfane high school administrators respond to alleged threat

A student overheard another student making threats in the hallway Friday and reported it to school officials. The student who allegedly made the comments was ...

Doug Ames, the 'Face of Newfane' retires | Local Sports  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

It's amazing that Doug Ames has anything left to take with him into retirement because he left it all behind on the court, on the field, on the course, in.

Newfane school budget unveiled; 2 percent levy increase pitched  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

NEWFANE — Superintendent Michael Baumann unveiled Newfane Central School District's preliminary budget for the 2019-2020 year at Tuesday's school ...

Klumpp hired to be Newfane school treasurer | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

NEWFANE — Varsity girls basketball coach Kevin Klumpp has a new job in the Newfane school district. He's been appointed as the district treasurer.

Registered sex offender living at Newfane nursing facility  WKBW-TV

NEWFANE, N.Y. (WKBW) — 7 Eyewitness News has learned a registered sex offender is living at the Newfane Rehabilitation and Health Care Center. But he ...

Newfane's Capen brothers share unfamiliar story  Niagara Gazette

BURT — It's an inspirational tale of two brothers — one tall and one ... less tall, one maternal, one adopted, one black and one white.

Rainbow of Help marks 20 years of paying it forward  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

NEWFANE — "With appreciation for your twenty years of dedicated *service* and commitment to the community," reads the plaque presented to Rainbow of Help ...

'A Quiet Place 2' filming in Olcott on Wednesday  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Filmmakers will be shooting for the horror film "A Quiet Place 2" in Olcott Wednesday night.

LCTV awards 14 scholarships | Community  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Lockport Community Television, the Lockport Community Cable Commission and Spectrum Cable have awarded $14800 in scholarships to 14 area residents.

John Beilein in town to celebrate family success  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

LEWISTON — One of Niagara County's favorite sons returned home to watch one of his own take a big step in a burgeoning career.

Police reports published March 19, 2019 | Crime  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

City of Lockport. DWI: James Hilton Jr., 23, 3804 Stone Road, was charged with driving while intoxicated March 17. According to police, Hilton was stopped for ...

Newfane student to perform with state ensemble | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

NEWFANE — A Newfane High School junior has been selected to perform with the New York State All Music Ensemble.

Celtic Festival moving to county fairgrounds | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Olcott is losing one of its largest summer events, but it's not going far.

Newfane lights, part two, set | Local Sports  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

NEWFANE — For just the second time in Newfane High School history, a varsity home football game will be played under the lights this fall.

State ed says North Park school in need of improvement  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

The New York State Department of Education has identified the Lockport City School District as a “target” district and North Park Junior High School as a ...

Lockport school officials address concerns over baseball, softball facilities  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Questions have been raised about Lockport City School District's new artificial turf baseball fields on Beattie Avenue.

Newfane students charged in school shooting threat  WKBW-TV

Two Newfane High School students are facing criminal charges after a teacher told the school resource officer they overheard the students making plans to ...

Two students "run the show" at WNY high school  WKBW-TV

This time last year, Newfane High School didn't have a spring play. It didn't even have a drama program. Thanks to the hard work of two students, the club is ...

Cuomo criticizes IJC's management of lake levels | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

NEWFANE — Backed by submerged piers and docks in Olcott Harbor, Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday blasted regulators for failing to prevent flooding on ...

Car struck by tractor trailer at Ridge and Townline roads  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

The Niagara County Sheriff's Office is investigating a crash between a car that pulled out in front of an eastbound tractor trailer at Ridge and Townline roads ...

MIELCAREK, Barbara Ann  Buffalo News

MIELCAREK - Barbara Ann of North Tonawanda, NY. Wife of Vaughn Mielcarek entered into rest on Saturday, May 18, 2019 in the Niagara Hospice House.

Fire destroys house in Hartland | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

GASPORT — A house on Ridge Road was destroyed by fire early Friday.

Flag Day ceremonies set at Roy-Hart school  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

GASPORT — Royalton-Hartland Elementary School will continue its annual tradition of holding two Flag Day ceremonies to celebrate the holiday on Friday.

SkillsUSA state medalists announced | Community  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

A number of students from the Orleans and Niagara Career and Technical Education centers brought home medals from the New York State SkillsUSA ...

Sanborn teen admits to rape  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

A Sanborn teen admitted Thursday in Niagara County Court to raping a girl in his Blank Road home on May 25, 2018.

Several primary battles in city races | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Critics of New York state's primary voting rules often argue the process excludes voters who aren't registered members of the two major political parties.

Beer and custard 'In The Mix' for Barker business  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

BARKER — Some people might scoff at the idea of beer and custard mixing together as one, but not the operators of In the Mix Brewing & Creamery, a new.

Workforce Training Center dedicated at 50 Main St. | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

The newest Workforce Training Center in Niagara County opened its doors for tours on Wednesday.

Lockport team takes robots to nationals | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

A Lockport father and his two sons competed in an international robotics competition in Kentucky last weekend after blowing out the competition at state and ...

6th annual Hospice Gran Fondo set for June 15  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

The Hospice Gran Fondo to benefit Niagara Hospice is back for its sixth year, bringing its “party on wheels” to Niagara County.

Report: Michigan coach John Beilein to become coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers  WKBW-TV

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Niagara County native John Beilein is making the jump to the NBA, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. The Michigan coach ...

Middleport man involved in two fights in 24 hours charged  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

A 23 year-old Middleport man has been charged with second- and third-degree assault after being involved in two fights within 24 hours.

Lockport man charged with selling crack cocaine to undercover officer  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

A Lockport man was arrested Friday in North Tonawanda after selling crack cocaine to an agent of the Niagara County Drug Task Force, police say.

Weber gets 500th assist in win over Fredonia  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

On a night when Newfane senior guard Max Weber was honored for getting 500 career assists, it was the other parts of his game that got the job done for.

Newfane seeking input for principal | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

NEWFANE — Newfane High School's principal of two years has left the district for a position in the Sweet Home School District. And to help with the search for ...

Drug stash found in Vine Street home | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Lockport police say they discovered a variety of illicit drugs and two weapons inside a Vine Street residence while responding to a reported stabbing last week.

State launches initiative aimed at boosting Lake Ontario tourism  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

New York State has launched a new campaign aimed at boosting tourism in the Lake Ontario region in response to recent flooding that has affected ...

Sharing her blessings | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Guests of the Lockport CARES homeless shelter are getting fed from an unlikely source: a young woman adjusting to blindness.

David Bellavia receives highest military honor | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Tuesday awarded the nation's highest military honor to an Iraq War veteran who took on an insurgent stronghold ...

Ghana mission continues for Lockport group | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

A local organization made up of students and teachers recently traveled to Ghana to continue their mission to help develop the infrastructure of an island ...

'Change' on the GOP ballot in Cambria | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Longtime Cambria town Supervisor Wright Ellis is being challenged by a local business owner in the Tuesday primary election.

It's Homecoming Week at LHS | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

This is Homecoming Week at Lockport High School. Events that are open to the community include:

Demanding answers in death of Troy Hodge | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Residents are demanding answers about police practices and transparency, after Troy Hodge died in an encounter with four city police officers outside his ...

Hearing in Shrubsall case postponed | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

LOCKPORT -- A State Supreme Court hearing to determine whether Niagara County prosecutors did everything in their power to bring William Shrubsall back ...

High School Roundup: DeVoogel sets Newfane scoring record in victory  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Kyle DeVoogel scored a school-record 38 points as the Newfane Panthers cruised to another Niagara-Orleans league win Tuesday, beating Albion 90-38.

No more 'Peanut Butter Breath': Marijuana dispensary busted in Niagara Falls  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

NIAGARA FALLS — It was 4:20 p.m. Monday and Narcotics Intelligence Division detectives decided it was the perfect time to pay a visit to an illegal marijuana ...

County found liable in theft of body parts  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Niagara County may be sued over a coroner who stole brain tissue from a car crash victim, an appeals court ruled late last week.

Michigan's John Beilein credits former Baltimore basketball coach Paul Baker with helping him learn his craft  Baltimore Sun

John Beilein's first exposure to college basketball came as a walk-on at Wheeling Jesuit College in West Virginia, where he was coached by Baltimore native ...

Group wants data center for Somerset coal plant site  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

A group of elected officials, union leaders business advocates from Niagara County are encouraging the state to support the conversion of the Somerset coal ...

Rocky road ahead for some citizens with disabilities  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

out of the frying pan … into the fire." — Thomas More, 1532, with contemporary spelling imposed. If you were with me in March, you read in detail about a vital ...

SLIDESHOW: A look inside the soon-to-open Runnings in Lockport  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

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New York's attack on private schools | Opinion |  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

My daughter attends public school, just as my son will in a few years. It works well for my family. We're blessed to live in rural Niagara County within a.

Newfane sweeps Barker in NO track showdown | Local Sports  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

BARKER — It was a perfect Tuesday to lounge around lazily outdoors and take in the beautiful sunshine on a perfect spring day — unless you rode the bus from.

Local law enforcement agencies drill for active shooters  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

This time it wasn't two mosques in New Zealand. It was two elementary schools in the Town of Lewiston. But it was also just a drill. “We expect something like ...

Lake Ontario water levels are on the rise  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

The water level of Lake Ontario is well above average for this time of year, and it's projected to continue to rise.

US&J 2018 Local Sports in Review, Part 1 LOCKPORT SAYS HELLO, GOODBYE IN 2018  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

It was a year of fond farewells in the Lockport area, for both people, institutions and in many cases, records themselves, in 2018.

Starting a tradition | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Newfane High School bands will start a new tradition Thursday at Krull Park.

D'Vonne Clark to stand trial for murder  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

D'Vonne Clark of Lockport, is expected to stand trial for second-degree murder in the July 2018 stabbing death of 16-year-old Elijah Wedington.

Zoning change prompts primary challenges in Cambria | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Cambria Town Supervisor Wright Ellis and Councilman Matthew Foe are facing primary challengers from business owners after drafting a controversial series of ...

Gillibrand racks up Senate absences amid presidential campaign  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

ALBANY -- Busy with her uphill campaign for the White House, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-NY, has missed more than three dozen roll call votes in Congress since ...

Dunkirk faces crucial road test in Newfane today | News, Sports, Jobs  Evening Observer

While the rest of the local teams were out fighting for a win Friday night, Dunkirk was at home, resting up for a crucial Class B3 showdown with Newfane. Toda.

Lockport fireworks resolution fails | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

A July 4 fireworks display at Outwater Park appears more likely for this year's Independence Day celebrations after the council on Wednesday failed to pass a ...

Picture this: A modern ER for Lockport | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

The year was 1981 and the institution then known as Lockport Memorial Hospital had just finished upgrading its emergency room.

For new Cavs coach Beilein, Bona ties abound  Olean Times Herald

The loser bought the next round. That's the wager a friend and I had on last year's NCAA Final Four matchup between Loyola-Chicago and Michigan. My friend ...

Full 'steam' ahead: Lockport, Newfane robotics teams ready for FIRST games  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Tuesday was the last day for two local robotics teams to tweak their latest creations. At the stroke of midnight, the Lockport Warlocks and Newfane Circuit ...

'Foster parent of the year' charged with abuse  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

NORTH TONAWANDA — One of Niagara County's 2018 "foster parents of the year" now faces allegations of child abuse.

Spring marketing campaign targets potential Falls visitors in NYC  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Last week, Destination Niagara USA in partnership with Delaware North and Niagara Falls State Park launched a spring marketing campaign, “The Other Side ...

Cow shooting under investigation in Darien  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

DARIEN – The Genesee County Sheriff's Office is investigating a cow shot on a Town of Darien farm.

Newfane Aquatic Center hosts lessons for all | Community  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

NEWFANE — Swim lessons in the Newfane School District aquatic center will begin in June.

Leader of the Year: Rev. James J. Maher, devoted to service  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

When he was just a boy, long before he became a college president, one of the most definitive events of young James Maher's life would occur.

Manager Dan Petock's baseball Lions are off to 14-0 start in 2019.  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

LOCKPORT — It was one of the dreariest pre-game rituals of the year Thursday afternoon as the Lockport baseball Lions warmed up in preparation for their ...

Falls man gets five years for rape | Crime |  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Anthony Butler of Niagara Falls was sentenced Wednesday to five years in prison for raping a woman May 12, 2018 in the Falls.

LCTV recognizes top students  Niagara Frontier Publications

Lockport Community Television, along with the Lockport Community Cable Commission and Spectrum Cable, announced this year's scholarship recipients.

West Point Glee Club puts on a show for Newfane High schoolers  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

A graduate of Newfane High School made an appearance at his alma mater this week as he performed with the U.S. Military Academy's West Point Glee Club.

Cuomo to become highest paid US governor | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo will become the nation's highest paid governor thanks to a pay raise approved by lawmakers as part of the new state budget.

Snow creeps back into WNY weather picture | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

The bad news is snow has officially returned to the Western New York area.

Drug crisis forum to be held Tuesday at Lockport City Hall  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

A forum will be held at 6 p.m. at city hall on Tuesday to help community members learn about some of the resources available locally to help fight the drug.

Band on the run | Local Sports  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

NEWFANE — Good things come to those who wait — and in the case of Newfane boys and girls varsity cross country head coach Mike Heitzenrater, sometimes, ...

A long time coming for Newfane | Local Sports  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

MEDINA — It's perfectly fine if you were feeling a little blue at Thursday's Niagara-Orleans League track meet at Medina High School — especially if you were ...

CELEBRATING LOCKPORT BLUE | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Friday marked the final day for the third annual Lockport Blue campaign to recognize and celebrate local law enforcement.

That '70s show with Todd Rundgren coming to Riv  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

I am enjoying this show, even though I thought I might not because it is so much of that normal material. We put it in a more interesting context, it's.

Newfane coach charged with DWI | Crime  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Newfane High School's varsity boys basketball coach is facing a DWI charge following a two-vehicle accident early Sunday morning.

Annual Friendship Memorial Tournament set for Saturday | Community  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

NEWFANE — The 29th annual Friendship Memorial Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday.

Detective who fought for 9/11 compensation funding dies  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

NEW YORK — A former New York City police detective who was a leader in the fight for the Sept. 11 Victims Compensation Fund died Saturday at age 53.

Sy will leave Aspire this year | Community  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

BUFFALO — Thomas Sy, CEO of Aspire, will leave the organization after 20 years effective July 31. Aspire is one of the region's largest human services ...

JACKIE DAVIS: Sweet forgiveness may change a life  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

"Sweet forgiveness brought new blessings to my soul.

JV Coach Profile: Eric Klumpp, Newfane  WGRZ-TV

Dick Gallagher presents a JV high school football coach profile on Eric Klumpp from Newfane.

NIAGARA DISCOVERIES: The Witmer Family | Lifestyles  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

A few weeks ago, Niagara Discoveries looked in on the life of Frances Saunders, for whom the 15 mile-long road that runs through the middle of the county is ...

Newfane students' published study well received | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

NEWFANE — Student-written "Lake Ontario's Problem: A story of Lake Ontario's mighty impact and its effects on Olcott Beach" is going to a second printing.

MAHONEY: Social media accounts raise complexities for sex offender registry  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

New York's Sex Offender Registration Act has been on the books since July 25, 1995, with a simple purpose — to protect innocent people from known predators ...

Attorney conflicts resolved in Steingasser murder case | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

LOCKPORT -- Conflict questions that had clouded Joseph Belstadt's upcoming trial for the murder of Mandy Steingasser appear to be resolved.

Lewiston 'party house' hearing delayed | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

LEWISTON — Three adults accused of fueling booze-soaked teen parties in a Mountain View Drive home will be back in court next month while their attorneys ...

Newfane man accused in Hilltop burglary | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

A Newfane man is accused of burglarizing the Hilltop Restaurant, 4206 Lake Ave., overnight.

Agencies working to get Globe Specialty Metals back on line  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

NIAGARA FALLS — Agencies at the state, county and city levels intend to meet with the corporate ownership of a local silicon plant to discuss any possibility of ...

IJC to address flooding during future meeting | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

The International Joint Commission's new U.S. and Canadian members are planning a meeting in the "near future" to discuss Lake Ontario flooding and the ...

Things going to dogs at ugly canine competition  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Things are starting to get ugly in the picturesque California town of Petaluma.

FAMILY MATTERS: Beilein family gathered in Burt to watch finals  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

BURT — So, you think you're a sports fan? Meet the Beileins: America's quintessential sports family. From teachers to state administrators to coaches to super ...

Americans vs. Nazis: Joe Biden's rotten platform | Opinion |  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

April 1932. Germany is seething with tension as it navigates the darkest days of the Great Depression. Political extremism is on the rise. Street battles between ...

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