Ban on microbeads made official

The signing of the bill comes after an unanimous vote in the Erie County Legislature to put the bill on to County Executive Mark Poloncarz.


Federal grand jury indicts Arafat Nagi for alleged support of ISIL

U.S. Attorney William Hochul says just before 5 p.m. Wednesday he was notified of an two count indictment returned by a federal grand jury.

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Dump truck catches fire on the I-290

Fire officials rushed to the third exit of the I-290 at Niagara Falls Boulevard where a dump truck caught fire at just about 4 p.m.