Dozens of programs throughout Western New York will receive more than $10 million in new federal funding to help fight homelessness. The funds are part of nearly $192 million in grants awarded to agencies across New York as part of $1.81 billion allocated by Housing and Urban Development to support nearly 8,400 local programs.
Business Journal, Wed, Jan 28 2015 @ 10:51 AM
With Buffalo drivers paying the highest gas prices in New York, and the second highest prices of any metropolitan area in the continental United States, relief could be on the way. Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw and County Legislator Ted Morton are suggesting a cap on Erie County's sales tax, replacing the county's 4.75% sales tax with a flat 10 cent sales tax.
WIVB-TV Buffalo, Tue, Jan 27 2015 @ 11:28 PM
The sheer volume of filings in Family Court in downtown Buffalo forces attorneys and clients to cope with lines and long wait times. "There is no question that just completely swamped," says attorney Melissa Cavagnaro.
Business Journal, Mon, Jan 26 2015 @ 12:48 PM
Becky Jackson holds a picture frame filled with photographs of her late aunt Patricia Moreton who was murdered Jan. 31, 2006. Moreton's family and friends held a candlelight vigil for her outside the west entrance to the Luzerne County Courthouse on Saturday.
The Times Leader, Sat, Jan 31 2015 @ 08:00 PM
Unhealthy snacks tend to be okay this weekend for Superbowl parties all across America and here are two great recipe staples that come from close to home in nearby Buffalo. 8 T hot pepper sauce 1 package cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup blue cheese dressing 1/2 cup red hot sauce 1/2 cup crumbled blue cheese 2 ounces mozzarella cheese, shredded 2 cans chicken in water, drained Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.In a baking dish or deep dish pie plate add the cream cheese and mix.Add the hot sauce, dressing and cheeses.
WIBX-AM Whitesboro, Sat, Jan 31 2015 @ 12:08 PM
Morgantown Police Chief Ed Preston said Tuesday that tests showed 18-year-old Nolan Michael Burch's blood alcohol level was 0.493. That's more than six times the legal limit of 0.08 for driving.
Newsday, Tue, Jan 27 2015 @ 02:04 PM
The sky is falling. Well, not really. But oil prices and the euro are. What's more, investment experts are calling for other assets - sorry, New England Patriots - to deflate as well.
MarketWatch, Sat, Jan 31 2015 @ 06:00 AM
Joseph F. Mistretta, 81, of 107 Tahi-tian Way, North Port, Fla., formerly of 215 Myrtle St., Jamestown, N.Y., passed away peacefully at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, surrounded by family and loved ones at Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Sarasota, Fla.
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York, Sat, Jan 31 2015 @ 02:47 AM