Unexpected costs connected with operating and maintaining the Canalside District has forced the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp. to increase the fees it is paying Global Spectrum LP for its services related to the busy downtown Buffalo destination. But what has drawn criticism with some of the harbor development agency's directors is the amount of the increase - approximately 50 percent, or in hard numbers $860,020 on a previously-approved $1,715,500 contract.
Business Journal, Mon, Dec 15 2014 @ 03:08 PM
A former Arkwright Town Board member was handed several charges after police say he pointed a loaded pistol at a driver and a young passenger following a minor traffic accident Thursday on Buffalo's East Side, though he has claimed innocence. According to the Buffalo News, Lawrence Ball, 66, of Ball Road, Cassadaga, approached the other vehicle on East Delavan Avenue at Ericson Avenue around 1:30 p.m. and irately knocked on the window.
Observer, Mon, Dec 15 2014 @ 11:20 AM