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Three more companies join Start-Up NY tax break program

Wed, 04 Mar 2015 11:33:26 -0800

Three more companies from the Buffalo Niagara region – including 43North contest winner ASi Inc. – have been accepted into the state’s Start-Up NY program that allows new and growing companies to operate virtually tax free for up to 10 years.

Fed says wage pressures were moderate across the economy

Wed, 04 Mar 2015 11:00:00 -0800

The Federal Reserve's latest Beige Book is out...

Jerry Micco's sports chat transcript: 3.4.15

Wed, 04 Mar 2015 10:48:58 -0800

Poll Question: Do you think the Penguins improved themselves at the NHL trade deadline? Answer #1: Yes (57%) Answer #2: No (43%)

Bills to acquire Cassel from Vikings

Wed, 04 Mar 2015 10:19:24 -0800

The Buffalo Bills announced Wednesday that they have a deal in place to acquire quarterback Matt Cassel from the Minnesota Vikings.

US senators from NY urge Canada to raise duty-free amount

Wed, 04 Mar 2015 09:47:03 -0800

ALBANY (AP) — The U.S. senators from New York are urging Canada to raise a threshold for duty-free purchases by its citizens to boost shopping excursions to places like Buffalo, Watertown, Niagara Falls and Plattsburgh.

Aquarium holds penguin photo contest

Wed, 04 Mar 2015 09:17:29 -0800

Local photography enthusiasts are invited to take their best shots of the penguins at the Aquarium of Niagara for a photo contest to help celebrate the 24th Annual Penguin Days. Along with a grand prize winner, there will be first and second place awards for ages 12 and up, including adults, and for photographers age 11 and under.

Tampa Bay Storm Announces Coaching Staff

Wed, 04 Mar 2015 07:57:25 -0800

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Storm is pleased to announce the return of Chris Hovan as assistant head coach, along with the addition of Joshua Bauman as offensive line coach, Michael Feagin as defensive backs coach and Ernie Leal as quality control.

NY senators asking Canada to expand limits on duty-free purchases

Wed, 04 Mar 2015 07:29:49 -0800

The U.S. senators from New York are urging Canada to raise a threshold for duty-free purchases by its citizens to boost shopping excursions to places like Buffalo, Watertown, Niagara Falls and Plattsburgh.

NY senators urge Canada to raise duty-free amount

Wed, 04 Mar 2015 07:22:36 -0800

The U.S. senators from New York are urging Canada to raise a threshold for duty-free purchases by its citizens to boost shopping excursions to places like Buffalo, Watertown, Niagara Falls and Plattsburgh. Sens. Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand say the American policy is more favorable to U.S. shoppers who visit Canada. They say, for example, that a Canadian family buying $100 of clothes ...

Q&A: UFC owner Lorenzo Fertitta on legalizing MMA in NY, embracing Ronda Rousey, other women fighters

Wed, 04 Mar 2015 05:37:00 -0800

For nine years, UFC representatives have traveled to Albany and urged New York legislators to support bills that would legalize mixed martial arts.