Teachers in Chautauqua County make more annually than those in neighboring Cattaraugus County, but not as much as Erie County educators. Numbers for the 2012-13 school year recently released by SeeThroughNY, a database of information sponsored by the Empire Center for Public Policy, show figures for median teacher salaries for all schools in New York state.
Observer, Sun, Sep 14 2014 @ 02:06 AM
Rochester N.Y.- A psychiatrist who faces criminal charges in connection with the death of man found buried in his backyard had to be rescued from the Niagara River. Police say Dr. William Lewek was found sitting in two feet of water after his car left a road on Grand Island Sunday.
WHAM-AM Rochester, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 01:51 PM
The University at Buffalo has hit a record enrollment for the second consecutive fall - though it bested last year's number by a mere handful. UB Provost Charles Zukoski said a total of 29,945 students are enrolled at UB this fall.
Business Journal, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 03:29 PM
A respiratory virus that's hit parts of the country hard has hit New York, with state health officials reporting confirmed cases in children residing in the Capital Region and Central New York. The state Department of Health announced over the weekend more than a dozen cases of the enterovirus EV-D68 had been reported in parts of the state.
Business Journal, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 03:28 PM
Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz says as the son of a steel worker, he believes the sign is a symbol of hard work, family values and a strong community. "Seeing this sign in its new home brings back many memories for me, reminds us of all that Bethlehem Steel meant to our community, and re-instills our pride in our industrial heritage.
WNED, Thu, Sep 11 2014 @ 03:10 PM
Three former employees of a western New York trading card business have admitted stealing $1.3 million by taking advantage of a flaw in the computer software their employer used. The Erie County District Attorney's Office says the men face up to 15 years in prison when they're sentenced in January.
Newsday, Sat, Sep 13 2014 @ 09:54 AM
An 83-year-old New York woman is due in court on charges of beating to death her 89-year-old husband. Phyllis Eson of the town of Tonawanda, north of Buffalo, is scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday on a first-degree manslaughter charge.
WCAX-TV Burlington, Tue, Sep 9 2014 @ 01:04 PM
Continuing its expansion off-campus with nursing home partners, Hospice Buffalo Inc. has opened Serenity at Schofield, a new hospice unit at Schofield Residence. The 10-bed unit is available to any hospice-eligible resident that is in need of 24-hour nursing care.
Business Journal, Wed, Sep 10 2014 @ 08:41 AM