IBEW Local Union 2104

PO Box 881
Niagara University, NY 14109, USA

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UB staffer among winners of app challenge

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:57:42 -0800

Flanked by officials from AT&T, Eileen Ruberto, Sara Quintal and Tim Nabzdyk pose with their third-place award. Looking to rent an apartment but need to know if the landlord has a reputation for not fixing leaky sinks or withholding security deposits?

When it Comes to Making Public Data Public, WNY is in the Dark Ages

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:11:01 -0800

Have a complaint about uncollected trash or a noisy neighbor?New York City has an app for that.

Julius Sherwood Dunham, 92

Mon, 15 Dec 2014 07:25:08 -0800

Julius Sherwood Dunham, 92, died peacefully on Friday December 12, 2014, at Oswego Hospital. His family was by his side. Continue reading →

Erie County Real Estate Transactions

Sat, 13 Dec 2014 21:28:01 -0800

Following are real estate transactions over $5,000 as listed in records of the Erie County clerk’s office for the week ending Nov. 7.

Visiting BT&C Gallery

Wed, 10 Dec 2014 21:10:42 -0800

On the evening before Thanksgiving, I was searching for the BT&C Gallery, driving down the desolate and sparsely lit Niagara Street and heading to one of the areas in the city that is newly establishing itself as a destination for art, culture and beer.

Notwithstanding Their Intelligence, Chimps Do Not Get Human Rights, NY Court Decides With A Rather Sensible Argument

Sat, 06 Dec 2014 03:22:25 -0800

A New York Court has decided that chimpanzees can’t be extended the same “human rights” people are entitled to. In one of the first cases of its kind, chimps have been denied “legal personhood” by the appeals court of New York. The court justified its decision, saying our closest evolutionary neighbors are incapable of bearing Notwithstanding Their Intelligence, Chimps Do Not Get Human Rights ...

Chimpanzees have no human rights: NY court

Fri, 05 Dec 2014 02:55:17 -0800

ALBANY, N.Y. - In the first case of its kind, a New York appeals court rejected on Thursday an animal rights advocate's bid to extend "legal personhood" to chimpanzees, saying the primates are incapable of bearing the responsibilities that come with having legal rights. A five-judge panel of the Albany court said attorney Steven Wise had shown that Tommy, a 26-year-old chimp who lives alone in a ...

OHL Announces November Academic Players of the Month

Thu, 04 Dec 2014 12:08:56 -0800

Toronto, ON - The Ontario Hockey League today announced the OHL Academic Players of the Month for November 2014, including defenceman Jakob Chychrun of the Sarnia Sting, sophomore forward Mason Kohn of the Kitchener Rangers, goaltender Stephen Dhillon of the Niagara IceDogs, and centreman Sam Harding of the Oshawa Generals.

Community services finder tops Buffalo-area civic app contest

Thu, 04 Dec 2014 08:57:57 -0800

An Amherst duo won the $10,000 grand prize of the AT&T Western New York Civic App Challenge that invited local developers to create mobile apps to address a community need or problem.

Startup raises hopes for high-tech growth in Buffalo

Sun, 30 Nov 2014 14:14:52 -0800

JP and Ulla Bak hold prototypes of the tablets their company will make in a new facility in the Compass East building on Michigan Avenue in Buffalo. The tablets and cellphones they make will be sold primarily in Africa to help the educational systems there.

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