LEWISTON, N.Y. (WIVB) - A historic park is unveiling a much-needed makeover.
Reservoir Park in Lewiston held a ribbon-cutting Tuesday to mark the completion of a $6-million upgrade. The refurbishment was part of a joint effort between the New York Power Authority and State Office of Parks.
Empire State Development Regional President Sam Hoyt said, "We've turned what might have been a good or mediocre park, into really a magnificent or extraordinary example of what we can accomplish when we work together."
There are now plenty of areas for athletes young and old to have fun at the park, including re-vamped baseball fields, basketball and tennis courts.
A Buffalo city jail cell block attendant was arrested early Saturday morning on multiple animal cruelty charges.
Slippery spots today, lakes become more active through the middle of the week.
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.
Whitehaven Road is closed in both directions from Baseline Road to Center Terrace because of the accident.
The jury listened to disturbing testimony last week and Monday they could begin deciding the teenager’s fate.