Tonawanda News


  • OUR VIEW: Council should change parking law City of Tonawanda leaders missed an opportunity to make life a little easier for residents this week when they shot down by a 3-2 Common Council vote a proposal to allow residents to park on the street overnight during the summer.

    June 5, 2014

  • DuVall, Eric Color.jpg DUVALL: New EPA rules are a no-brainer for most A Washington Post/ABC News poll conducted at the end of May found 70 percent of voters, including a majority 56 percent of Republicans, agree the government must do more to curb carbon emissions.

    June 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • GUEST VIEW: Canada critical to Niagara County's growth The Niagara region has many benefits that would generate interest from Canadian companies in Southern Ontario to explore expanding operations here.

    June 4, 2014

  • DUVALL: Five tips to survive and thrive on the wedding circuit If you're anything like me you're about to embark on the annual summertime ritual, touring the wedding circuit.

    June 1, 2014

  • TUCKER: Partially fixed roads give hope to drivers Fixing streets seems to be the sure sign of progress across the area.

In our little corner of the world, the Town of Tonawanda Highway Department is doing its best to make over Delaware Road and our end of Zimmerman Boulevard.

    May 31, 2014

  • ADAMCZYK: Pretending it's still winter Personally, I watch a lot of hockey on television, and this time of the year, late spring when the weather is least appropriate, is the ideal time to see this remarkable sport at its best, most furious, most beautiful.

    May 30, 2014

  • Wallace, Amy color.jpg WALLACE: Just Google it I've come to realize that I have a "friend" that I rely on for everything from relationship advice, to recipes, to medical diagnosis, to how to fix a flat tire and pretty much anything you can imagine. This "friend" is named Google.

    May 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • DuVall, Eric Color.jpg DUVALL: The tough recipe for fighting urban decay I was having trouble sleeping one day last week, leaving me to channel surf the vast expanse of my cable package. I happened upon a panel discussion on the future of Buffalo's Outer Harbor and a panelist used a phrase to describe Buffalo I'd never heard before.

    May 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Confer, Bob Color.jpg CONFER: Suffering from constitutional selectivity

    May 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • TUCKER: Honor our veterans on Memorial Day With Memorial Day on Monday and May being National Military Appreciation Month, WalletHub, a company which offers financial information for small business owners, sent an email identifying the best and worst states for military retirees.

    May 24, 2014