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  1. Specialist spots invasive insect at border crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    They've started their own testing and analysis as part of a partnership with the county, General Motors and an organization called Earth For Travelers Casualty and Surety Company of America claims that state taxpayers owe it at least $10 million in excess costs. That's on top of t LEWISTON, N.Y. - An invasive insect, the first of its kind known to exist in the Western Hemisphere, was found at the Lewiston Bridge.

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  2. Heart of Niagara at Boulevard Mall with Buffy, Butch and VioletRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... y volunteer meetings take place the second Wednesday of each month from 6:30-8 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church of Lewiston, 505 Cayuga St. Meetings are open to the public and new volunteers are always welcome.

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  3. 'Like' us on Facebook, enter to win a $50 gift certificateRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Do you like what you read each week in the Niagara-Wheatfield Tribune, Lewiston-Porter Sentinel and Island Dispatch and online at www.wnypapers.com ? Then "Like" us on Facebook! In conjunction with October's Scarecrow Display in the River Region, Niagara Frontier Publications is looking to scare up some more people to interact with on Facebook. One entrant will be chosen via blind draw and win a $50 dinner certificate to Casa Antica, Lewiston's Italian restaurant at 490 Center St. All participants will receive "fast news free": need-to-read articles, breaking stories, award-winning features and other links from NFP, your No.

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  4. Village of Lewiston appoints new clerkRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Village of Lewiston Board of Trustees appointed a new clerk/treasurer Monday following an executive session to discuss the open position. Current Deputy Treasurer Amy Salada was chosen to fill the position.

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  5. Sexual abuse arrest: Police broadening investigation of Iver PhallenRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2014 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Lewiston Police Department and New York State Police are broadening their investigation into a kidnapping-sexual abuse complaint that thus far has led to the arrest of a Lewiston man on multiple felony and misdemeanor charges, with more charges possible as new complaints come in. According to the LPD, State Police and the Niagara County District Attorney's office, the case stems from a complaint lodged by a 24-year-old female victim Sept.

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  6. More victims allege abuse by Lewiston businessmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    ... handling the soil around the creek could harm people's health. The report also offers a stern message for fishermen LEWISTON, N.Y. (WIVB) - Lewiston Police said more individuals are coming forward, alleging contact with 67-year-old Iver Jay Phallen. ...

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  7. Gemini's Closet: Consignment store opens on MilitaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... and vintage; casual and formal. Gemini's Closet, 2027 Military Road, is the first business of Leigh Argona, a Lewiston resident who grew up in the Town of Niagara. The consignment shop came about after Argona lost her job two years ago and needed to ...

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  8. Welcome to Lewiston, Vita BellaRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... photography for years. This past summer, they made the transition to moving their popular photography business to Lewiston. Pictured, Costrino and Dolly (both center with their daughters) were surrounded by friends, family and members of the Niagara ...

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  9. River Region has scarecrows worth crowing aboutRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Artistic interpretations of a different sort will line the main streets of Lewiston, Sanborn, Ransomville and Youngstown. More than 30 scarecrows are expected to be on display throughout the four communities during the month of October as part of the annual exhibition.

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  10. Sexual abuse arrest: Police broadening investigation of Iver PhallenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Lewiston Police Department and New York State Police are broadening their investigation into a kidnapping-sexual abuse complaint that thus far has led to the arrest of a Lewiston man on multiple felony and misdemeanor charges, with more charges possible as new complaints come in. According to the LPD, State Police and the Niagara County District Attorney's office, the case stems from a complaint lodged by a 24-year-old female victim Sept.

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  11. Police arrest suspect in kidnap/torture case; more victims soughtRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2014 | Empire State News

    Lewiston Police Department received a report on September 26 of a possible sexual abuse of a 24 year old female that occurred in the Town of Lewiston. The Lewiston Police Department along with the assistance of the New York State Police and the Niagara County District Attorney's Office, responded to Erie County Medical Center to interview the female victim. 2 comments

  12. Fire engine rides, coloring contest highlight Upper Mountain open houseRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... everyone enough time to get out." This year Upper Mountain also will hold a coloring contest for kids attending Lewiston schools, with five lucky winners getting a free fire engine ride to school. Children will be asked to submit one entry each with ...

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  13. Man arrested after torturing, kidnapping woman, Lewiston police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    Lewiston resident Iver "Jay" Phallen, 67, was arrested Sept. 30 and charged with kidnapping in the first degree, a class A-1 felony; aggravated sexual abuse, coercion in the first degree obstruction of airway in the second degree, all class D felonies; along with the misdemeanors of assault in the third degree, unlawful imprisonment in the second degree, and menacing in the third degree.

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  14. More Victims Come Forward in Lewiston Kidnapping CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Earlier this week, 67 year old Iver Phallen was charged with torturing and holding a young Buffalo woman against her will. Thursday Police in Lewiston said more women have come forward with similar allegations, and they believe that even more have had similar encounters with Phallen.

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  15. More victims come forward in LewistonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | WHAM-AM Rochester

    Police say several potential victims have come forward following the arrest of a Lewiston man who police say sexually, mentally and physically abused a woman. Police say Iver Phallen kidnapped and tortured the woman in his Lewiston home, after a consensual agreement between the two turned into something much different.

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  16. Lewiston Kidnapping /Torture: New Victims Contact PoliceRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | WKBW

    67-year Iver Phallen of Lewiston is accused of kidnapping and torturing a 24-year old North Tonawanda woman last week. Police say they are continuing their investigation and are working with the FBI and Florida law enforcement because Phallen ...

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  17. River Region has scarecrows worth crowing aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Artistic interpretations of a variety of scarecrows will line the main streets of Lewiston, Sanborn, Ransomville and Youngstown this month. Eligible applicants include private business owners/staff; community and civic organizations; not-for-profit agencies; schools, colleges and universities; and residents of the four participating communities.

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  18. Seneca Resorts & Casinos builds strategic multidimensional alliance with Bluegreen VacationsRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2014 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... destination resorts including Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino in Niagara Falls (with Seneca Hickory Stick Golf in Lewiston an added amenity), Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino in Salamanca, and the Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino. Both the Seneca Niagara ...

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  19. Lewiston Man Charged With Sexual Assault / Kidnapping of WomanRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | WKBW

    LEWISTON, N.Y. 67-year-old Iver Jay Phallen of the Town of Lewiston, a local businessman and inventor, is now facing a number of charges in connection with a sexual torture of a 24-year old woman. Police say Phallen arranged to pick up the woman in Buffalo and then took her to locations around Lewiston including Phallen's Townhouse on Carriage Lane.

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  20. Lewiston Man Charged With Kidnapping, Torturing WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | WKBW

    LEWISTON, N.Y. Lewiston Police have arrested a man and charged him with a list of crimes after allegedly kidnapping and torturing a 24 year old woman. Last Friday, the Lewiston Police Department received a report that a 24-year-old woman had been sexually abused in the Town of Lewiston.

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