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Jean M. Holtz
She was born in Niagara Falls, N.Y., daughter of Walter and Edna Kirsch. Surviving are her husband, Bill J. Holtz; five children: Beth Ann Biernesser, Curtis A., Julie A., Bill A. and Lyn M.; eight grandchildren; and a sister, Mary Joan Giffing.
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Albany Times Union
Just in time for Earth Day, Cuomo announces park improvements
Here's some Earth Day news and happy quotes from the governor's office regarding money for park improvements around the state, as well as a list of parks slated for upgrades : Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced New York State will advance 69 projects to improve and repair 53 State parks and historic sites.
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Earth Day 2014: 'American Masters: A Fierce Green Fire' marks 50 years of environmental activism
"All the social and political ferment that was going on in this country was building up ... and on Earth Day 1970, it was like water bursting through a dam."
21 hrs ago
Symposium to focus on sustainable energy
Sustainable energy will be a big focus on Earth Day. Some of the top ideas will be up for discussion at the World Green Energy Symposium, in Niagara Falls, from Tuesday through Thursday.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
NY: Falls Train Station is Back on Track
April 20--NIAGARA FALLS -- Decades-old plans for a new train station in the city appear to be finally coming to fruition.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Grand Island Pennysaver
Extreme winter leads to increased demand at Community Missions
During a winter season with record snowfalls, demand rose considerably in the crisis and community services division at Community Missions, located in downtown Niagara Falls.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Christine M. Chubb Fadden
ONCHIOTA/AKWESASNE - Christine Mary Chubb Fadden , Skawennati, Turtle Clan, was born on July 3, 1912.
Grand Island Pennysaver
2014 Arbor Day tree sale fundraiser and BBQ
In honor of Arbor Day, the International Association of Administrative Professionals is hosting its first tree sale fundraiser, featuring a variety of shrubs and trees supplied by Schichtel's Nursery Oregon.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Brides-to-be to get refunds from defunct flower shop
Wedding plans began to wither when several local couples ran into problems with a flower shop in West Seneca, sparking a Call 4 Action.
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
$95M awarded for low-income housing in NY
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced today more than $95 million in grants and loans were awarded for 37 construction projects across the state to build affordable, low-income housing.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
The 2014 ENR Top 500 Design Firms Overview: A Recovery in Need of Speed
The design profession has been hit hard over the past six years. By some estimates, as many as 40% of architects were unemployed during the height of the recession, in 2009.
Truck loaded with vehicles rolls over in Niagara County
A transporter truck rolled over on Witmer Road, in the Town of Niagara at 6:45 a.m. Tuesday .
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Fashion Outlets expansion on fast track in N.F.
Expansion of the Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls is progressing as steel framing for the new addition to the Niagara County shopping center is beginning to take shape.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
VIDEO: Mom allegedly forces her daughter to fight teen
A violent video posted on Facebook showing two girls fighting Tuesday on Willow Avenue in Niagara Falls quickly gained the attention of police.
Grand Island Pennysaver
'Sing for Your Supper' at Hard Rock Caf , Niagara Falls, USA
This year, on Tax Day, Hard Rock Cafe is cutting Americans a break by asking them to lay down their wallets and pick up the mic.
Niagara Co. reports first Rabies case of 2014
HARTLAND, NIAGARA COUNTY: The Niagara County Department of Health has been notified that a raccoon submitted for rabies testing from Stone Road in the Town of Hartland was confirmed positive for rabies.
Lipsitz & Ponterio, LLC
As a leading asbestos law firm in New York State, the attorneys at Lipsitz & Ponterio, LLC, have served clients in communities throughout Buffalo and Western New York who have been affected by asbestos-related diseases and cancers caused by toxic chemicals.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Police: Mom forces daughter to fight, posts video on social media
A Niagara Falls woman has been arrested on charges she forced her teen-aged daughter to fight another teen girl, and then posted a video of the fight to a social media website.
Trees take a winter pounding at the Falls
It'll be more than the usual clean up after more than the usual winter on Goat Island In Niagara Falls.