Monthly Archives: March 2016

  • Parishville man faces several charges following domestic incident

    Parishville man faces several charges following domestic incident pPARISHVILLE — State police on Wednesday charged Matthew D. Bray, 42, of 1172 State Route 72, Parishville, with two counts of endangering the welfare of a child and a count each of second-degree menacing with a weapon, fourth-degree criminal mischief with…

  • KenTon teachers concerned about where consolidation cuts are coming from

    KenTon teachers concerned about where consolidation cuts are coming from KENMORE, N.Y. (WIVB) — As layoffs begin in the Kenmore Town of Tonawanda School District, teachers are looking at where the cuts are coming from and say they’re concerned. “What’s difficult to accept is, if we’re not doing what we’re…

  • Bachelor pad gives seven young men with down syndrome independence

    Bachelor pad gives seven young men with down syndrome independence EGGERTSVILLE, N.Y. (WIVB) — On a typical Thursday morning, it’s pretty common to find all seven guys: David, Jared, Jeff, Patrick, Craig, William and Michael in the living room. It’s when they divide up chores, plan schedules, and enjoy…

  • Kenneth S. Switzer

    Kenneth S. Switzer pKenneth S. Switzer, Mechanic Street, passed away Wednesday, March 30th following a brief illness. He was 51 years old. Arrangements are incomplete with Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Inc./p Source: Watertown Daily Times Obituaries Kenneth S. Switzer

  • Antoinette D. Schneider

    Antoinette D. Schneider pDeferiet – Antoinette D. “Donna” Schneider, 94, formerly of 35 Riverside Drive, passed away on Wednesday, March 30, 2016, in the Skilled Nursing Unit of the Carthage Area Hospital where she has resided for two years./ppShe was born in Deferiet on January 16, 1922, the daughter…

  • Trump’s abortion stumble resurrects powerful wedge issue

    Trump’s abortion stumble resurrects powerful wedge issue pDonald Trump disavowed his own call on Wednesday for “some form of punishment” for women who choose to have an abortion if it is outlawed. But Republicans skeptical of their presidential front-runner say his fleeting remark handed Democrats a powerful wedge issue…

  • Harrisville man charged with impaired driving after allegedly fleeing scene of accident

    Harrisville man charged with impaired driving after allegedly fleeing scene of accident pFINE — State Police on Thursday charged Donald W. Fowler, 21, of 37 Pinner Road, Harrisville, with first-degree operating a motor vehicle while impaired by drugs, a misdemeanor. He was also cited with leaving the scene of…

  • New York primary: Hillary hits Purchase College

    New York primary: Hillary hits Purchase College Former senator and first lady to hold her first presidential primary rally in her home county of Westchester            Source: Rochester New York Latest News New York primary: Hillary hits Purchase College

  • Local legend Joe Peters dies at 92

    Local legend Joe Peters dies at 92 BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — A local legend on the drum set has died at the age of 92-years-old, friends and family of Joe Peters confirm. Peters, a talented drummer, was famous for his partnership with Jackie Jocko, a renowned pianist. The two frequently played…