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‘Aware Prepare’ Program Educates Residents Regarding Disaster Preparedness

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:40:27 -0700

New York National Guard troops presented a session of Governor Andrew Cuomo's Citizen Preparedness Training Program at the SUNY Oswego Wednesday evening. The event was held in the Sheldon Hall ballroom. The message of the New York State Civilian Preparedness Corps’ “Aware Prepare” program is be aware of your surroundings and be prepared in case a disaster strikes. There was an estimated 250 ...

Buffalo Interim Superintendent Answers Community's Questions

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:42:33 -0700

Buffalo, NY - Four Buffalo School Board Members felt excluded from the selection process that led to the new board majority hiring Donald Ogilvie as Interim Superintendent. Those board members put that behind them Tuesday as they invited Ogilvie to a community forum to talk about how to improve Buffalo Schools.

Drug charges for NY man after festival death

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:26:35 -0700

NEW YORK (AP) -- An Buffalo man is facing narcotics charges in connection to the overdose death of another man at a New York City music festival. U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara says 23-year-old Patrick Morgan, of Buffalo, was arrested Wednesday morning. ...

Bills LB Bradham suspended 1 game by NFL

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:03:49 -0700

Pittsford, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Buffalo Bills linebacker Nigel Bradham is trying to stay positive after learning he'll be suspended for the first game of the 2014 season for an incident stemming back to last summer. The NFL suspended Bradham on Wednesday for violating the Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse. "My whole thing is to stay positive," said Bradham on the team's website. "It ...

Washington at fault for disability woes, judges say

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:32:11 -0700

Reported by: Chris Papst Two Social Security Disability Judges say the federal government pressured them to approve more disability claims to deal with a backlog that formed following the recession.  Now, the program is estimated to be bankrupt in less than two years- meaning millions of American will see their benefits drastically cut. ...

Bills sign RB Jackson to extension

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:07:28 -0700

Pittsford, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The Buffalo Bills signed running back Fred Jackson to a contract extension Wednesday that will keep the veteran with the team through next season. Jackson's deal had been set to expire at the end of the upcoming season. The one-year extension he signed Wednesday is worth $2.6 million, according to NFL.com. Jackson, 33, appeared in 16 games last season for the ...

Bills RB Fred Jackson Signs Contract Extension

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:53:31 -0700

The veteran running back was about to enter the last year of his contract with the team.

Tyson Foods plans to close Santa Teresa plant, 200 employees affected

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:42:21 -0700

Tyson Foods announced the closure of three facilities including the plant in Santa Teresa, NM on Wednesday. Promote to Mobile 0 read more

Rand Notes Knoa Software $5.1 Million Series B Funding and New Executive Dashboards Software for Knoa EPM and SAP User ...

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:30:45 -0700

BUFFALO, NY--(Marketwired - Jul 30, 2014) - Rand Capital Corporation ( www.randcapital.com ) ( NASDAQ : RAND ) a Buffalo, New York based Business Development Company (BDC) and Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) notes that its New York City based portfolio company, Knoa Software, Inc. ( www.knoa.com ) has completed a $5.1 million Series B Funding. The Knoa press release can be seen at ...

Sovran Self Storage Inc. to Host Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast Live on Thursday, July 31 ...

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:05:00 -0700

BUFFALO, NY / ACCESSWIRE / July 30, 2014 / Sovran Self Storage Inc. (NYSE: SSS) will host a conference call and live webcast to discuss the results of the second quarter 2014, to be held Thursday, July ...