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New Dog

October 6, 2015 by Pauline Pauline Micciche Micciche (Register to contact)

Dick and I have a new dog. Charlie after the comic strip character Charlie Brown. He'is a giant Pomeranian at 16 pounds. Poms in the show ring run 4-6 pounds and his size is a probably throwback to the Spitz his ancesters were bred from. We got him from a rescue so no registration papers. He's 8 years old andlikes walks, rides in the car, being brushed, running, and snuggling. Quite a change from the Boxers I'm used to. .

Poetry Reading

April 6, 2013 by John Marvin (Register to contact)

John Marvin
Poetry Reading
Hosted by Carol Southwood and Jennifer Ataway
SUNY Empire State College
May 28, 2013 at 7:30 P.M.

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Riverside High School principal resigns  WGRZ.com

The principal of Riverside High School has resigned. Jerome Piwko was placed on leave for how he handled Buffalo Common Councilmember Ulysees Wingo ...



Councilman Wingo Responds to Buffalo Public School Board decision  WGRZ.com

BUFFALO, N.Y. — 2 On Your Side spoke with Buffalo Common Councilman Ulysees Wingo for the first time since the Buffalo School Board passed a resolution ...



Riverside High School administrator on leave after councilman brings gun into school  WGRZ.com

An administrator at Riverside High School is on leave after a Buffalo Common Council member brought a gun into the school. Buffalo Public Schools identified ...



School Board bans Wingo, extends Cash's contract  WBFO

The Buffalo Board of Education addressed a packed agenda at its last regular meeting of the school year on Wednesday. In three closely watched decisions,



No charges for councilman who brought gun into high school  WKBW-TV

The Erie County District Attorney has opted not to criminally charge a Buffalo city councilman who brought a concealed weapon into Riverside High School last ...



Erie County DA's Office investigates incident where lawmaker brought gun into a high school  WKBW-TV

It was Tuesday morning when Buffalo Police said Masten District Council Member Ulysses Wingo visited Riverside High School for an assembly.



Two new faces to join Buffalo Common Council; Wyatt and Wingo win  Buffalo News

Buffalo Common Council Members Ulysees O. Wingo Sr. and Rasheed N.C. Wyatt won Tuesday's Democratic primary and two newcomers, Bryan J. Bollman ...



WNY's Great Grads: From Refugee to Valedictorian  WGRZ.com

This Riverside High School senior didn't speak English when he came to Buffalo in 5th grade. Now, he has risen to the top of his class and is college bound.



Mayor: Councilmember made "mistake" bringing gun to school  WKBW-TV

A "mistake", that's what Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown is calling a recent incident involving a Common Council Member now under investigation for bringing a gun ...



School board action against Wingo | wgrz.com  WGRZ.com

Wingo says he accidentally brought a gun into Riverside High School last month while attending an assembly.



Williamsville wonders: What role should gender play in high school traditions?  Buffalo News

The homecoming king and queen in Williamsville could lose their crowns. The days of separating male and female graduates at two district high schools with ...



Riverside Academy looks to 'blue economy' for student learning  WBFO

Once a failing city school, Buffalo's former Riverside High School has been transformed into a new Innovative High School. WBFO's senior reporter Eileen.



Wingo's plea: 'Don't punish my children because of mistake I made'  Buffalo News

Even though he is not facing charges for bringing a loaded gun inside a school, Masten Council Member Ulysees O. Wingo still is facing fallout. After being b…



Council member who brought gun to school steps down from education committee during investigation  Buffalo News

Masten Council Member Ulysees O. Wingo, who has been barred from Buffalo Public Schools property after bringing a loaded gun inside Riverside High School ...



Council member breaks silence after bringing handgun into Buffalo school  WIVB.com - News 4

BUFFALO, NY (WIVB) Masten District Council Member Ulysees Wingo is breaking his silence two weeks after he says he mistakenly brought his handgun into a ...



VELLA, John  Buffalo News

VELLA - John Principal, Educator, Coach, and Mentor John Vella touched lives in his inimitable way and indelibly left his mark on this world forever. On Friday,…



Letter: Flynn was right on Wingo, despite what critics think  Buffalo News

The fair administration of justice is not always as simple as following the letter of the law. In many instances, the crime and its recommended punishment are n…



Buffalo BOE requests Wingo be removed from Education Committee  WKBW-TV

The Buffalo Board of Education will be voting on a resolution at the next board of education meeting requesting Buffalo Common Council Member Ulysees ...



WNY's Great Grads: From Homeless Shelter to Honor Roll  WGRZ.com

They left their abusive home and ran away to a shelter for teens all in search of a better life. Now twin sisters from West Seneca East High School are on the ...



TOTH, Steven J.  Buffalo News

TOTH - Steven J. May 4, 2019, of Grand Island, NY, died peacefully at home, after a long fought battle with prostate cancer. Loving husband of Maureen (Kehoe) ...



Buffalo's graduation rate rises, underscoring statewide trends  Buffalo News

Buffalo's high school graduation rate is continuing to climb, with 64 percent of the Class of 2016 graduating on time. This is an improvement from a 52.4 percent ...



EVERS, Carol Jean  Buffalo News

EVERS - Carol Jean Age 66, of Cold Brook, NY and formerly of Buffalo, NY, passed away on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Utica.



DION, Wesley Jerome  Buffalo News

DION - Wesley Jerome 93, formerly of Williamsville, NY, died Friday, January 18, 2019, in Scranton, PA, with his wife and children at his bedside. Visitation hours ...



WNY's Great Grads: Small School Valedictorian Headed to Princeton  WGRZ.com

Teachers and administrators in the Alexander Central School District say they may never again find a student as smart, accomplished, driven and nice as ...



DA: Councilman Wingo Won't Be Charged for Bringing Gun to School  Spectrum News

A Buffalo councilman who brought a gun into a school will not face charges, according to Erie County DA John Flynn.



Wingo Won't Run Common Council Education Committee Meetings  Spectrum News

Ulysees Wingo will not run Common Council Education Committee meetings during the investigation as to why he brought a loaded gun into a Buffalo high ...



WITKOWSKI, Michael F., Sr.  Buffalo News

WITKOWSKI - Michael F., Sr. Age 80 of Java Lake, NY and late of Melbourne, FL, passed away on Saturday, May 11, 2019. He was born in Buffalo, graduated ...



2018 was a landmark year for landmarks in the City of Buffalo  Buffalo News

Twenty-two structures – a record number – were named local landmarks in 2018 by the Common Council, acting on the boards recommendations.



Georgiann D. Delmont, 67, co-owner of Fanny's Restaurant  Buffalo News

Oct. 17, 1950 – Sept. 24, 2018 Georgiann D. Delmont, of Amherst, co-owner with her husband of Fanny's Restaurant in Amherst, died unexpectedly Monday in ...



PODGORNY, Victor  Buffalo News

PODGORNY - Victor May 25, 2019, of Grand Island. Husband of Kathleen (nee Foley) Podgorny. Father of Linda Piechowiak, Tammy (Tony) Surace, Christine ...



Teacher fired for asking Trump to remove illegal immigrants from her school  WIVB.com - News 4

A North Texas school board has voted to fire an English teacher who tweeted that her high school was full of students who are in the country illegally.



As grad rates rise, 'troubling gaps' persist for some students  Buffalo News

Graduation rates have increased for black and Hispanic students, but there's still a large achievement gap when compared to white classmates. And English ...



Helen Grabowski-Osuch, 93, operated sewing school and appeared on 'AM Buffalo'  Buffalo News

Feb. 12, 1925 — Aug. 24, 2018 First Helen Grabowski-Osuch taught herself to sew and tailor clothing. Then, over 40 years, she taught the rest of Western N…



Reporters' Notebook: May 23, 2019  Buffalo News

OLAF FUB SEZ: Reverse psychology from actress and author Joan Collins, born on this date in 1933, “The easiest way to convince my kids that they don't really ...



White Teacher Fired After Tweeting To Trump That She Wanted Undocumented Immigrants Out Of Her School  BET

Georgia Clark, a Fort Worth Independent School District teacher, has been fired from her position after she shot off several tweets to Donald Trump about alleged ...



National Signing Day: over 30 local athletes sign to play college football  KTSM News Channel 9

National Signing Day has come to a close and it was a banner year for El Paso and Las Cruces. Over 30 local student-athletes signed their National Letters of ...



WNY's Great Kids: Boys and Girls Club Youth of the Year  WGRZ.com

From street life to college, this week's "Great Kid" is a success story from the Boys and Girls Club of Buffalo.



GINTER, Irene Patricia (Macek)  Buffalo News

GINTER - Irene Patricia (nee Macek) Age 83, of Franklinville NY. Born February 15, 1936 in Buffalo, NY. Died April 21, 2019 from complications associated with ...



Gowanda native earns musical award | News, Sports, Jobs  Evening Observer

Twelve years ago, playing the Sportsmen's Tavern in the Black Rock section of Buffalo was a less than glamorous gig. This was a long and narrow old bar, ...



Glenn D. Voelker, 69, longtime owner of Voelker's Bowling Center  Buffalo News

Feb. 21, 1949 – July 7, 2018 Glenn D. Voelker, longtime owner of Voelker's Bowling Center, a beloved classic venue for the sport in Buffalo, died unexpectedl…



Lockport High School welcomes a new principal | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Lockport High School's new principal, Dawn Wylke, feels right at home in her new position, having previously served in administrative positions at the school ...



GIBAS, Karl  Buffalo News

GIBAS, Karl - A life built on OPPORTUNITY! As the child of immigrant parents who were seeking the American Dream of Opportunity, in 1910, Karls parents ...



US&J 2018 Local Sports in Review, Part 2 FIELD OF DREAMS COME TRUE  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Sure, it may have taken longer that most area sports fans would have wanted, but Oct. 6, 2018 will do — a perfect day, in fact, for Lockport to showcase.



Street crime devastates family; one son slain, the other blinded  Buffalo News

A family that already knows the pain of street violence felt it again two weeks ago. A gunman killed 16-year-old Lewis Brewer in a vacant lot near Martin Lut…



In UB speech, Joe Biden calls on leaders to 'lower the temperature'  Buffalo News

In a visit to Western New York on Thursday, Joseph Biden could have used words that were caustic, divisive, frustrated. Instead, the former vice president strove ...



Castelli, who made her mark on women's basketball, joins '18 Hall of Fame class  Buffalo News

Gina Castelli and 14 others were officially announced as the Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2018. The group will formally be inducted in October.



NeXt writer ranks 16 greatest athletes from the 716  Buffalo News

Jim. Thurman. The French Connection. We all know these names and more by heart. But what about the athletes who began their careers in and around West…



Anthony Bridwell -- Rochester  Post-Bulletin

Anthony S. “Tony” Bridwell, age 96, died at Charter House. Retired after a 40-year career in institutional advancement, Bridwell had the distinction of being the ...



McGINTY, Ruth Irene  Buffalo News

McGINTY - Ruth Irene May 30, 2017. Daughter of the late Patrick and Florence (DeVoe); sister of Patricia (late John) Scive, Elizabeth (late William) Eschborn ...



Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Platter's prepares for Easter rush  WIVB.com - News 4

NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) - Platter's Chocolates had humble beginnings. What started in the basement of a North Tonawanda home back in 1938, has ...



Teens: Mother of 2 drowned boys needs mercy, not charges  WHEC

March 22, 2019 12:52 PM. JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Two of the Mississippi teenagers who helped rescue a toddler as her mother's sport utility vehicle was ...



Home of the Month: A Victorian on Norwood is stunning outside and in  Buffalo News

Visitors to Garden Walk Buffalo are likely familiar with the spectacular garden of Arlan Peters and Dom DeFillippo. It's been on every walk except the first one…



Reporters' Notebook: June 28, 2017  Buffalo News

OLAF FUB SEZ: According to French philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau, born on this date in 1712, “Insults are the arguments employed by those who are in ...



'Murphy Brown' creator Diane English sets sights on return to TV  Buffalo News

SHERMAN OAKS, CALIF. – Diane English has built herself a nice life here in Southern California. She has a 1930s Spanish-style home in the Pacific Palisades.



Yonkers sees five schools improve from failing status  The Journal News | LoHud.com

The state Department of Education removed five Yonkers schools from a "failing" and "persistently failing" list.



Nominees Announced For The 2017/18 5th Avenue High School Musical Theatre Awards  Broadway World

The 5th Avenue Theatre is thrilled to announce the nominees for the 16th annual 5th Avenue Awards: Honoring High School Musical Theater, the highly ...



Boasting Buffalo: Joanne Haefner promotes healthy communities - Buffalo Business First  Buffalo Business First

Joanne Haefner has spent 25 years in health care as both a nurse practitioner and administrator.



Football to Honor 31 Seniors on Saturday  Columbia University Athletics

Thirty-one seniors will be honored by Columbia Football in a pre-game ceremony prior to Saturday's season finale against Brown at Robert K. Kraft Field. All 31 ...



Lockport High School homecoming parade in pictures | Local News  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Lockport High School's annual homecoming parade took place Saturday. Here's a few photos of the students and school groups that participated.



Mark Wozniak  WBFO

Mark Wozniak, WBFO's local All Things Considered host, has been at WBFO since mid-1978. He started as a volunteer board operator for Bob Chapman and.



Olmsted deserves recognition in Milwaukee  Milwaukee Magazine

Frederick Law Olmsted, the guiding light of American parks and landscape architecture – and designer of Manhattan's Central Park – left a prodigious legacy in ...



RBTL’s Bob Sagan to retire  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

It's easy to imagine Bob Sagan as a sixth-grader in the 1950s, watching his first “real” Broadway production, Damn Yankees, in New York's St. James Theatre.



From the archives: The day Bobby Knight was fired  Indianapolis Star

Former IU player Dane Fife said he still counted playing for Bobby Knight as the peak of his life, “what I dream about.”



Top 25 all-time greatest high school football players  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - From Peyton Manning to Julius Peppers, MaxPreps ranks the top 25 ever to play the game at the prep level.



Making Waves: The Buffalo Maritime Center  Buffalo Rising

Author: Schyler Norton. The Buffalo Maritime Center started out as a program at Buffalo State in 1989. It was originally part of the design department. One of the ...



I-Prep bounces Salamanca/C-LV from boys' soccer playoffs  Salamanca Press

BUFFALO — All season, Steve DeGroff could count on his team's competitive, often overwhelming, speed.



Rochester's Judge Astacio arrested for attempted gun purchase  wivb.com

Deputies said they responded to the store after an employee denied the sale and turned the information over to probation.



Syracuse football: A hard-nosed history from Ben Schwartzwalder to Scott Shafer  Syracuse.com

Scott Shafer made hard-nosed a hashtag, but Ben Schwartzwalder and the 1959 national championship team likely made the phrase a universal football cliche.



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People on the Move, Dec. 28, 2014 - News  Citizens Voice

AAA North Penn Travel Agency. The travel agency had its annual meeting, and honored three employees for their achievements in 2014. Cindy Welshans, of the ...



Sean McNally named head baseball coach at Duke (Chatham Journal)  Chatham Journal Weekly

Former All-ACC infielder Sean McNally has been named the head baseball coach at Duke University, announced on Friday afternoon by director of athletics Joe ...



Vitals for the week of 10/21 | KP  Kokomo Perspective

The following are arrests made by the Kokomo Police Department. All those arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.



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