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Infinity Visual and Performing Arts Welcomes New Instructors

Infinity Visual and Performing Arts Welcomes New Instructors

Infinity Visual and Performing Arts Welcomes New Instructors

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (November 23, 2015) – Infinity Visual and Performing Arts welcomes two new instructors!

Infinity's Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser & Breakfast with Santa!

Infinity's Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser & Breakfast with Santa!

Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser
Enjoy a short stack for a tall cause!

Flapjack Fundraiser & Breakfast with Santa!

Saturday, December 5, 2015
8:00am-10:00am

Lakewood Applebee’s
340 East Fairmount Ave
Lakewood, NY 14750

Tickets are $6 each and include all you can eat pancake, bacon and drinks.

Tickets can be purchased at the Infinity Center, or online in the Infinity Shop!

Santa will be there to take holiday wish lists and photos, so don’t forget your cameras!

Gowanda reservoir repairs get needed funding


GOWANDA, N.Y. -- Some Southern Tier residents have been waiting for this a long time: Repairs to Gowanda's reservoir are finally on the way. Town officials hope to have the reservoir back online within about a year.

"This is very good news for Gowanda residents and getting that reservoir done," said Senator Charles Schumer earlier this week.

No Stoppin’ This Boppin’ Takes a Look Back at the Buffalo Music Scene; Book-signing Event Planned

No Stoppin’ This Boppin’ Takes a Look Back at the Buffalo Music Scene; Book-signing Event Planned

Visible Imagination Press is proud to announce the re-release of Bob and Terri Skurzewski’s book, “No Stoppin’ This Boppin’ – Let The Good Times Roll.” To kick off the re-release, a book-signing event with the Elma, N.Y., authors will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 11, at Dog Ears Bookstore & Café, 688 Abbott Road, Buffalo.

No Stoppin’ This Boppin’ looks back at the music scene in Buffalo from 1950 through 1964, when AM radio was king! Buffalo was home to many great DJs, and each interview in this book takes readers behind the scenes and shows how the broadcast industry worked, and how these DJs entertained with their on-air antics.

Elmwood Village Farmers Market at Buffalo State to Open on December 5

Elmwood Village Farmers Market at Buffalo State to Open on December 5

The new Elmwood Village Farmers Market at Buffalo State will make its debut from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, in Buckham Hall on the campus of SUNY Buffalo State, 1300 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo. A continuation of the popular Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market, the 20-week winter market will run through April 30 (with the exception of Dec. 26 and Jan. 2).

Buckham Hall is located on Rockwell Road near Grant Street. Free parking will be available on campus during market hours. The outdoor market at Elmwood-Bidwell concludes on Saturday, Nov. 28, and will resume on Saturday, May 7, 2016.

Standoff situation just outside Dunkirk


TOWN OF SHERIDAN, NY – New York State Police are at a location on Werle Road just outside the City of Dunkirk where a man has barricaded himself inside a building.

A spokesperson tells us it's not known whether he's armed but troopers are exercising all due caution to protect their safety and the safety of neighbors. They say he's he only person inside.

The incident began as a domestic dispute around 10 a.m. Sunday morning. A Special Operations Response Team and a negotiating team are on the scene, but as of 4 p.m. they still had not been able to establish contact with the person inside.

We'll have more information here on WGRZ.com, on social media, and in our evening newscasts as it becomes available.


Buffalo man accidentally shot while hunting


ARKWRIGHT, NY – A Buffalo man was accidentally shot while hunting in the Town of Arkwright in Chautauqua County near Meadows Road, Saturday at about 8:20 a.m.

Joseph McAndrews, 33, was shot in the left leg by another hunter, age 17, who was shooting at a doe with a .12 gauge shotgun, according to New York State Police.

McAndrews was airlifted to Erie County Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. The name of the shooter has not been released. Troopers say the investigation is still pending.