CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (WIVB) - The Pulaski Day Parade is months away, but preparations are already underway.
The General Pulaski Association held its annual spaghetti dinner and basket raffle today at the Creekside Banquet Facility in Cheektowaga.
General Pulaski Association President Brian Rusk says, "He was a hero of two continents, for our freedom."
Today's event also named Catherine Dodds of Cheektowaga as Pulaski "Princess" and Jessica Kisluk of Alden as "Countess."
The money raised from Sunday's event will benefit the annual parade that honors General Pulaski.
A tractor trailer veered off the road and went through a fence, while crashing into the Forest Hill Cemetery, in Fredonia, Friday morning.
Officials in Wyoming have captured a wanted man and his girlfriend, who were allegedly heading to Buffalo.
After a slow and slippery commute Thursday night, many western New Yorkers are waking up early, hoping they can get to work on time Friday morning.
NYS Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has obtained a court order to prevent a Buffalo woman from ever selling puppies again.
Around 5 p.m. on Thursday near the corner of Model City Road and Rt. 104, police say 84-year-old Jose Martinez was hit by a car driven by 82-year-old Maura Nolan. Both are residents of Lewiston.
The Erie County Legislature approved a resolution Thursday to immediately hire 15 seasonal drivers to fill a staff shortage.