BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Medialle College recognized young artists, readers and writers Thursday night in Buffalo.
The college held a reception for Buffalo Public School students who took part in the "Speak Your Mind and Shape Your World" project. The students put together a professional art and literary journal to showcase their talents.
Mary Ellen Mulvey of Medialle College said, "We did it during the school year, reaching out to the schools doing writing workshops and working with our teachers as well, to collect the submissions and begin this journal that has now been going strong and stronger every year."
The program has helped develop more than 500 young artists and writers since it started eight years ago.
A Buffalo Police vehicle was involved in a two-car crash around 8:40 a.m. Monday. The crash happened at Bailey and LaSalle Avenues.
A Buffalo city jail cell block attendant was arrested early Saturday morning on multiple animal cruelty charges.
An airman from Niagara Falls was away training for the Air Force for months. After being apart from his family, he decided to surprise them at Kelly’s Country Store in Grand Island.
Police say that with the assistance of local media, they were able to identify the person responsible.
Monday is being billed as a national "Day of Action" among teachers and community groups who are worried about the state of education.
Police say 29-year-old Joshua Sullivan was already issued an order of protection that prohibited him from subjecting the child to any verbal or physical abuse.