Monthly Archives: November 2017

  • Balloon launch in remembrance of Alyssa Taft

    Balloon launch in remembrance of Alyssa Taft Students at Sodus High School gathered on Tuesday afternoon to send balloons off into the sky in remembrance of their fallen classmate, Alyssa Taft, who was killed earlier this month.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Balloon launch in…

  • Homeless community members opening up to pastor spending nights on the streets

    Homeless community members opening up to pastor spending nights on the streets BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Ron talks with Pastor Eric Johns as they sit under a bridge along Exchange Street. The 47-year-old found himself living on the streets two months ago after being evicted from a rooming house. “It’s…

  • Former Albion correction officer charged with official misconduct

    Former Albion correction officer charged with official misconduct ALBION, N.Y. (WIVB) – A Buffalo man has been charged with official misconduct following an investigation into an unlawful personal relationship he had with an inmate while he was employed as a correction officer at Albion Correctional Facility. Daijon Talford, 33,…

  • Woman stabbed in Schenectady

    Woman stabbed in Schenectady SCHENECTADY – A young woman was stabbed on 933 Park Ave. on Tuesday afternoon, Schenectady police said. Source: Times Unition Woman stabbed in Schenectady

  • Parishville man killed in Friday crash

    Parishville man killed in Friday crash PARISHVILLE — A Parishville man was killed Friday night after his truck struck a tree.State police said at 9:30 p.m. on West Parishville Road, Ronald M. Gilbert, 26, was driving his pickup truck south when, for an unknown reason, the truck crossed onto…

  • Donation to Albany gun buyback program allows expansion to Troy

    Donation to Albany gun buyback program allows expansion to Troy A $10,000 donation in memory of an Albany Memorial Hospital employee who was shot and killed in June has helped kicked off Albany County’s nine-year old gun buyback program with more money than any other year, and allowed it…

  • Vaping indoors is out on Wednesday

    Vaping indoors is out on Wednesday ALBANY — Vaping and electronic cigarettes will be banned starting Wednesday at work, in bars and at restaurants.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Vaping indoors is out on Wednesday

  • Three arrested in Croghan meth bust; sheriff touts task force

    Three arrested in Croghan meth bust; sheriff touts task force LOWVILLE — Three people were arrested Tuesday morning in a meth lab bust in the town of Croghan that Lewis County’s sheriff said shows the value of having a local drug task force.“This results in good arrests,” Sheriff Michael…

  • Manafort, Gates get OK to leave home, spend Thanksgiving with family

    Manafort, Gates get OK to leave home, spend Thanksgiving with family (CNN) – Former Trump campaign officials Paul Manafort and Rick Gates will be able to spend Thanksgiving with their families and leave their homes this week, a federal judge ruled Tuesday. The two men have been under house arrest…