BUFFALO, NY (WIVB) - We are one week away from elections for the Buffalo School Board and voters will get a chance tonight to hear from those running.
Tonight's forum is sponsored by Buffalo ReformED and the District Parent Coordinating Council. It will be held at Lafayette Presbyterian Church at 875 Elmwood Avenue from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Those planning the event say tonight's candidates will include local developer, Carl Paladino.
School Board elections will be held next Tuesday, May 7, 2013.
The Erie County Board of Elections lists the races and candidates. Candidate Ralph Hernandez is in court today after failing to muster enough signatures to make the ballot.
MEMBER - CENTRAL District
Mary Ruth Kapsiak
Bryon J. McIntyre
MEMBER - EAST District
Theresa A. Harris-Tigg
MEMBER - FERRY District
MEMBER - NORTH District
Jason M. McCarthy
MEMBER - PARK District
Carl P. Paladino
Adrian Fitzgerald Harris
MEMBER - WEST District
James M. Sampson
Town of Evans Police are asking the public for information about an abandoned puppy that was found on the side of Holland Road.
Customers filled the seats of Mom's Restaurant, in Niagara Falls, Thursday afternoon. The restaurant posted a sign saying that after 58 years they are closing their doors.
There is a hearing Thursday in Buffalo about the use of medical marijuana. So far 20 states and Washington D.C. allow it.
In an effort to combat childhood obesity, a local school district is now banning a popular sweet treat.
Local workers will be demonstrating outside of the McDonalds, on Main Street near Utica, Thursday at 5 p.m.
Sales tax revenues are on the rise in 2013, according to Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz.