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By Aaron Besecker » Sunday, May 24, 2015

The City Council will hold a Committee of the Whole meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, followed by a regular meeting at 7 in Council Chambers in City Hall, 745 Main St. (agenda, supporting documents) The... Read More

By Aaron Besecker » Thursday, May 21, 2015

To celebrate Memorial Day weekend, a parade will be held in Niagara Falls on Saturday. It will start at 11 a.m. at the City Market, 1800 Pine Ave, and move to the American Veterans Monument in Hyde... Read More

By Aaron Besecker » Monday, May 18, 2015

Do you live in Niagara Falls but not know where your polling place is for Tuesday's school budget vote and School Board election? There's a simple way to find it out: type your address into the... Read More

By Aaron Besecker » Sunday, May 17, 2015

The Niagara Falls City Development Corp. will meet at 4 p.m. Monday in Council Chambers in City Hall, 745 Main St. The Urban Renewal Agency will meet at 4:30 p.m. or immediately after the NFC... Read More

By Aaron Besecker » Sunday, May 10, 2015

The City Council will hold a Committee of the Whole meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, followed by a regular meeting at 7 in Council Chambers in City Hall, 745 Main St. The Housing Authority Board of... Read More

By Aaron Besecker » Sunday, May 3, 2015

The Tourism Advisory Board will meet at 6 p.m. Monday in Council Chambers in City Hall, 745 Main St. The Historic Preservation Commission will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday in Room 117 in City Hall. A... Read More

By Aaron Besecker » Sunday, April 26, 2015

The Niagara Falls City Council will hold a Committee of the Whole meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, followed by a regular meeting at 7 in Council Chambers in City Hall, 745 Main St. (agenda) The board of... Read More

By Aaron Besecker » Friday, April 24, 2015

I didn't get this information in time to include in my story about the City Democrats' endorsements, but here they are – the latest enrollment figures from the Niagara County Board of Elections for... Read More

By Aaron Besecker » Sunday, April 19, 2015

The Tourism Advisory Board will meet at 6 p.m. Monday in the Niagara Falls Visitor Center, 10 Rainbow Blvd. The Zoning Board of Appeals will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in Council Chambers in City... Read More

By Aaron Besecker » Friday, April 17, 2015

Mayor Paul A. Dyster posted the following message on his Facebook account this morning about Thursday's fire at the Norampac/Greenpac plant on Packard Road: "Thanks to prior preparations, a much... Read More

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Aaron Besecker joined The Buffalo News in 2007, where he has covered communities in Western New York as a beat reporter, multimedia journalist and assistant online editor. A Buffalo native, he began his career in journalism at the Niagara Gazette.