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Niagara Falls officials announce paving schedule
Mayor Paul Dyster vowed Monday to continue his administration's work to erase the city's image as the "pothole capital of the world" despite dealing with a cash crunch brought on by a lack of incoming casino revenue.
Lockport police investigating shooting
Lockport police are investigating a shooting involving a 31-year-old man on South Transit Street early Monday morning. Despite being shot multiple times, the man is expected to survive.
Gutter thefts plague Falls residents
Niagara Falls Police dealt with several reports of stolen gutters this weekend in the North End.
Kenmore bar owner found slain in his home
Authorities say the death of a bar owner whose body was found inside his home is being investigated as a homicide.
AROUND THE REGION: Longaberger Co. to make pottery in Buffalo
The Ohio-based Longaberger basket company is going to resume making its pottery in the United States.
- Long-awaited Pine Avenue signal expected to begin operation soon A much-debated and long-awaited traffic signal in front of the Como Restaurant on Pine Avenue may finally be fully operational in a matter of weeks.
- Fire inspector job debated in the Town of Niagara Town board members are considering hiring a part-time fire inspector under a plan some of them say is needed to keep up on inspections.
- Lew-Port looks to override tax cap Tuesday's budget vote in Lewiston-Porter will affect more than $66 million in spending over the course of the next few years. Getting approval to actually touch that money is likely to be the toughest challenge the district has ever faced, considering the status of the school's finances.
- Funds for state parks projects released Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced Friday the release of $90 million in NY Works funding to advance nearly 90 construction projects to upgrade and repair more than 50 state parks and historic sites across New York, including Niagara Falls State Park.
- County welfare fraud unit to grow by one The Niagara County Sheriff's Department is poised to hire a second welfare fraud investigator.
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