Town of Tonawanda authorities to play charity hockey game Saturday

TOWN OF TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) — Town of Tonawanda Police and the Ellwood Fire Company will play an annual charity hockey game on Saturday to benefit “Wings — Flights of Hope.”

The mission of “Wings” is to provide free air transportation for “medical and humanitarian purposes.” Town of Tonawanda Police Officer Tim Day, who recently received a heart transplant, was helped by the organization.

MORE | Learn more about Wings Flights of Hope Inc. here.

The game will take place January 16 at 2 p.m. at the Lincoln Arena on Decatur Road.

The event is free to attend but donations are accepted. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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