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It was a year of fond farewells in the Lockport area, for both people, institutions and in many cases, records themselves, in 2018.
Bomb threat prompts evacuation at Lockport High School Niagara Gazette
Students were dismissed from Lockport High School early Wednesday as part of what district officials described in a message to parents as a "precautionary ...
PEMBROKE, Joan (Ward) Buffalo News
PEMBROKE - Joan (nee Ward) She was born on January 15, 1928, in Lockport, NY. Joan was the daughter of Albert and Madeleine (Murray) Ward.
US&J 2018 Local Sports in Review, Part 2 FIELD OF DREAMS COME TRUE Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Sure, it may have taken longer that most area sports fans would have wanted, but Oct. 6, 2018 will do — a perfect day, in fact, for Lockport to showcase.
Out-of-this-world success for Lockport students Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
A team of students from Lockport High School has become finalists in the Student Spaceflight Experiments program.
Juvenile arrested for Lockport High bomb threat WGRZ.com
LOCKPORT, N.Y. — Lockport police have arrested a juvenile for making a bomb threat at Lockport High School on Wednesday. Students at Lockport High ...
Lockport City Schools need protocols for new facial recognition security system WBFO
The Lockport City School District welcomed back students Wednesday for the new school year, but a new, controversial security software system is not fully.
Academic Ls awarded at Lockport High | Community Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Lockport High School hosted its annual Academic L ceremony Nov. 15 to recognize students who maintained an overall grade average of 90 or higher in each ...
Lockport High School expanding career pathways options | Local News Niagara Gazette
Lockport High School Principal Dawn Wylke has made it her mission to offer students an option to explore as many career pathways as possible.
High school scores for Thursday, Jan. 10: Find out how your favorite Section V team fared Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Results of Thursday's high school sports in Section V, including basketball, hockey and swimming and the schedule for Friday, Jan. 11.
It's Homecoming Week at LHS | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
This is Homecoming Week at Lockport High School. Events that are open to the community include:
Gun Scare at Lockport High School Causes Panic At Homecoming Dance CBS Chicago
Lockport Township High School students returned to class today after reports of a student with a gun at their homecoming dance on Saturday.
Concerns loom over Lockport Schools' facial recognition software WIVB.com - News 4
This summer the NYCLU asked the New York State Board of Education to put the brakes on a controversial facial recognition system planned for Lockport City ...
Western New York schools eye facial recognition technology to boost security Sun Sentinel
At schools in Lockport, N.Y., facial recognition technology soon will check each face against a database of expelled students, sex offenders and other possible ...
BREAKING: Lockport High School Has Been Evacuated wyrk.com
Lockport High School has been evacuated today and there's no word as to why.
William W. Storrs Retrospective Exhibition public opening on Saturday, January 20th Artvoice
Paintings by the late artist will be on view January 13th thru February 17th. LOCKPORT, NY: William W. Storrs, who spent his life promoting art and influencing ...
State police probing threat at Lockport High School Niagara Gazette
LOCKPORT — New York State Police and the Lockport City School District are investigating a report of a possible threat at Lockport High School.
Rolling out the green carpet: School facilities work changes the landscape in Lockport Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
It won't be long now before students in Lockport City School District begin reaping the benefits of new, all-weather outdoor surfaces that have already proven ...
NYCLU shreds Lockport school security plan | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
New York Civil Liberties Union on Wednesday took Lockport City School District officials to task for their handling of a multi-million-dollar project to implement a ...
TRYING FOR MORE SECURE SCHOOLS: Lockport district turning to facial recognition software Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
In the wake of yet another school shooting, educators across the country are asking what more can they do to prevent or at least mitigate their worst nightmare, ...
Lockport football coach Vermette resigns | High School Sports Niagara Gazette
Lockport High School varsity football head coach Matt Vermette has resigned after three years with the team, effective last month.
NYCLU tries to block Lockport schools' facial recognition project Buffalo News
The New York Civil Liberties Union has asked New York State education officials to revoke funding for a project to install facial recognition software in Lockport ...
Lockport schools turn to state-of-the-art technology to beef up security Buffalo News
On the heels of yet another school shooting in the nation, the Lockport City School District discusses plans to install new security measures. But some question…
Annual LHS canned food drive is Sept. 23 | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
The annual “Lockport Athletes Fight Against Hunger” canned food drive is slated for 9 to 11 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 23, in the city and Town of Lockport.
Dream field | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
In 1958, football and cheerleading Lions could never imagine the artificial turf that now covers Max D. Lederer Field behind Emmet Belknap school.
RED RAIDERS ARE SURVIVORS | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
LACKAWANNA — Staring down at defeat on four different occasions, Section V's boys volleyball champions Fairport brushed off the ultimate pressure with ...
RECORD-BREAKING SEASON | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Lockport High School football fans will witness something more than just a football game this weekend at Max D. Lederer Stadium.
Trait Smith is new LHS football coach | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Standing on the Emmet Belknap football field as a younger man in grass-stained sweatpants, playing against guys much older, though not much bigger, ...
LHS drama club presents 'David and Lisa' | Community Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
The Lockport High School fall play, "David and Lisa," will be performed at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday. The story, which deals with the topic of mental health, ...
Police investigate potential threat involving Lockport school WKBW-TV
The Lockport Police Chief says there is no credible evidence connected to a threat of violence at the high school.
This school camera maps kids' faces. How do you feel about that? KUOW News and Information
Facial recognition technology is replacing the password on smartphones. And it's inching into public places, like schools, where they could relieve some of the ...
Walking the talk | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Ethan Menges found out about the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, through CNN while he was in school on Feb. 14.
Extensive district 'face lift' set to begin | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
An extensive Lockport School District academic and sports facilities upgrade — including the long-awaited installation of new, artificial turf football and baseball ...
12 new positions added to Lockport school budget | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Administrators of Lockport City School District have prepared the final version of their 2018-2019 budget to present to the school board, which will vote on the ...
Lockport teacher enters guilty plea in domestic case Niagara Gazette
A Lockport teacher who also serves as a Town of Cheektowaga councilman has entered a guilty plea to a lesser charge in a case stemming from a February ...
As right as rain | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
A sudden cloudburst on Wednesday did little to rattle key members of the 2018 Lockport football Lions, including first-year head coach Trait Smith.
Lockport Boy Scout earns the Eagle rank | Community Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
The highest award from the Boy Scouts of America, the Eagle Scout rank, will be awarded to recent Lockport High School graduate Jacob Smith, a member of ...
Facing Tomorrow's High-Tech School Surveillance Motherboard
Installed in the wake of recent high-profile mass shootings, controversial facial recognition systems that scan students' faces could be the not-too-distant future ...
LHS POOL HOSTING TWO PROGRAMS | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
There's swimming programs and swimming classes galore for boys and girls of all ages this July at Lockport High School.
Girl Power! set for Saturday at Belknap Intermediate school Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Barge Canal Optimist Club will host Girl Power! from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Emmett Belknap Intermediate School. Girls aged 7 to 13 years are encouraged to ...
BROOKS SETS ALL-TIME VI MARK | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Lockport High School senior wide receiver Malik Brooks blew everyone away on Saturday with his amazing quickness and all-around athletic abilities, great ...
LHS Foundation names 8 more Distinguished Alumni | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
The Lockport High School Foundation will host the 12th annual Distinguished Alumni induction ceremony Thursday at the LHS auditorium. Eight graduates will ...
Teacher stays connected to her roots | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Anna Adjei-Barrett, a Spanish teacher at Lockport High School, hasn't forgotten where she comes from.
Fall high school sports practices begin | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
The 2018-19 school year began three weeks ahead of time on Monday for the hundreds of local student-athletes who will compete in fall sports that will include ...
Cornerstone CFCU gears up for Hockey Day | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Appearances by Paralympic gold medalist Adam Page, Team USA ice dance pair Jimmy and Joci and the Buffalo Skating Club, Buffalo Sabres' mascot ...
A LONG ROAD TO LONG BEACH | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
The days of lamenting over a bad call or a missed shot were long gone by the time Lockport High School boys volleyball all-star Zach Schneider began his ...
MISS CONSISTENCY | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Lockport High School's veteran diving coach Jasper Adams is extremely proud of Lexi Madden's six-year body of work as a Lady Lions diver.
Football Lions bow in historic 'Homecoming' | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
In any other era, on any other day, Max D. Lederer Field would have been mud soup — and that's according to the late Mr. Lederer's four sons, Max, William,
Soccer Lions are experienced | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
You can describe the 2018 Lockport High School boys varsity soccer team in a variety of ways, depending on who you talk to.
TALENTED LINKS LIONS ARE YOUNG | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
It's a *fresh* start for the 2018 Lockport High School golf team, which not only features a first-year coach in Lou Cercone, but a 12-man roster as youthful as it.
Rogowski 'can't wait' to return to teaching job in Lockport Buffalo News
James Rogowski, the Cheektowaga Town councilman arrested February in a domestic incident, will be allowed to return to his teaching job pending the results ...
Lockport teachers bring students to Ghana to install water well wivb.com
Ghana is not equipped with safe water to drink, so a group of 23 teachers and students went there to try and change that.
Lady Lions outlast Grand Island | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
If you can't stand the heat ... stay out of the Lockport High School gym.
'Tobacco 21' policy contemplated in Niagara County | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Niagara County legislators are contemplating a local law that would ban sales of tobacco products to people younger than 21 years old.
Community lacrosse day grows | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
What began as an afternoon set aside to celebrate lacrosse's exciting birth at Lockport High School has today grown into one of the most anticipated city-wide ...
Pollock joining Lobo nation | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
If you still don't know who the greatest female swimmer of all time is at Lockport High School, simply go to the old pool on the south side of the.
Lockport High School welcomes a new principal | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Lockport High School's new principal, Dawn Wylke, feels right at home in her new position, having previously served in administrative positions at the school ...
Volleyball Lions off to 3-0 start | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
The beat goes on at Lockport High School, where the defending Section VI-champion Lions varsity volleyball team said goodbye over the summer to some true ...
Students make a difference in Ghana | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Most people take trips to warmer climates to relax. Several students from Lockport High School and other local schools recently traveled to the country of Ghana ...
Police reports published Nov. 21, 2018 | Crime Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
RESISTING: Deon M. Gill, 23, 96 Spalding St., was charged with resisting arrest and second-degree obstruction of governmental administration Nov. 20.
Six LHS students win awards in DECA 'states' Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Six Lockport High School students won awards at the DECA State Career Conference and two advanced to the highest-level DECA conference that's taking ...
FIJALKOWSKI SIGNS FOR MORGAN STATE | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Those who knew her exploits best on the softball diamond like Lockport High School varsity head coach Megan Kowalski and New York Inferno 18-U Elite Team ...
Lockport's road warriors | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Either at home or on the road, the Lockport High School boys and girls varsity outdoor track teams are always among the best in Section VI.
Norris says 'examine my record' for election | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Mike Norris says he wants voters in New York's 144th state Assembly District to examine his record.
DiPasquale promising 'better days to come' | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Joseph DiPasquale says he has something his opponent in the 144th state Assembly District lacks: A vision for a brighter future.
Meet your western sibling high school: LTHS | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
The “Lockport Porters” probably means very little to most residents of Lockport, N.Y. — unless you're talking about two local towns.
2 charged after fight at LHS | Crime Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
A disorderly student was taken away from Lockport High School by police on Thursday, and so was a man who police say tried to stop the teen's arrest.
Dale Association recognizes key contributors at awards dinner Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
The Dale Association celebrated several community members and organizations for their efforts in supporting the organization and the Lockport community.
24 Lockport students bound for state DECA competition | Community Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Twenty-four Lockport High School students were category finalists in DECA regional competition at Grand Island High School on Jan. 7. The students, all ...
Lions outlast McKinley | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
It was a first half worth forgetting about, but a second half that will live long in Lockport High School soccer lore.
LCTV announces scholarship winners | Community Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Eleven local students have been awarded scholarships by the Lockport Community Cable Commission and Charter Cable. The combined value of the awards is ...
Turning the page | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Life goes on enthusiastically at the Lockport High School pool without Katie Pollock, but the graduation last spring of the greatest swimmer in program history ...
Grid Panthers roll over Raiders, 55-14 | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
NEWFANE — The big blue tank they love to call “Brucie” was at it again on Saturday, rumbling around, over, through and past opponents in Newfane's 55-14 ...
Turning things around | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
You can count the seniors on one hand and the total number of upperclassmen on one panda paw, but you certainly can't count the Lockport Lady Lions out in ...
Can Facial Recognition Help Prevent School Shootings? Voice of America
An increasing number of American schools are examining the use of facial recognition technology to improve security. School officials say the equipment is ...
KNIGHT SHIFT: DeSales honors its undefeated swimmers | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
It truly is the end of an era in DeSales Catholic Middle School swimming history.
Wife accused of murdering Lockport native WGRZ.com
HUNTSVILLE, A.L. — A Western New York native is dead and his wife is accused of murdering him. Jim Cappello was reported missing late last week in ...
Full 'steam' ahead: Lockport, Newfane robotics teams ready for FIRST games Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Tuesday was the last day for two local robotics teams to tweak their latest creations. At the stroke of midnight, the Lockport Warlocks and Newfane Circuit ...
Lions sprint past KW in track opener | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
BUFFALO — The road warriors that make the Lockport High School boys and girls track teams earned a Niagara Frontier League sweep Tuesday at Kenmore ...
Changes coming to city's Independence Day celebrations | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
If your Independence Day plans revolve around fireworks at Outwater Park and the parade down Locust Street, you may need to change your plans.
ABDALLAH RETIRES | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
He's a Bronx native — unless you live in Lockport, N.Y., where “The Boxing City” will forever claim him as one of their own.
Friends recall Lockport teen killed in stabbing as funny, humble Buffalo News
Friends and family of 16-year-old Elijah Wedington gathered Monday afternoon to build a small memorial of flowers and balloons at the street corner where he ...
Perfect start for Lady Lions | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
You can't ask for a better start to a Niagara Frontier League girls tennis season.
LHS club plans Under the African Moon Gala Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Global Education Project, a club at Lockport High School, is organizing its first-ever "Under the African Moon Gala" to raise funds for the club's annual trip to ...
Black History community celebration planned at LHS | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Lockport High School will host a "Black History Month Community Celebration" from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday. The keynote speaker is former LHS assistant ...
Alex signs on for US Naval Academy | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
The kind of character and determination on and off the field that helped shape Joseph Alex into one of the best, all-around student-athletes in Western New York ...
Roman to formally announce mayoral bid on Wednesday Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Former Lockport Common Council candidate Michelle Roman is setting her sights on the mayor's office.
School cameras give illusion of safety at privacy's expense Times Union
When my daughter returned to classes this fall at Lockport High School in western New York, she and other students in our small district were welcomed by ...
Bill Gregory returning for Community Space Days | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
A public lecture by retired astronaut Lt. Col. William G. Gregory will cap off Community Space Days, a three-day celebration taking place starting Tuesday at the ...
Local high schools prep for commencement | Local News Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
One of the biggest days in the lives of thousands of local teenagers is upon us once again — high school graduation.
Goodbye, old friend: YMCA members recall good times at the now-closed downtown facility Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Lockport Family YMCA on Main Street closed its doors for the last time on Wednesday.
Local NFL player returns home for football camp WKBW-TV
Titans running back returned to his alma mater in Lockport to host a football camp for ages seven and up.
SWIM LIONS SEEK 3RD STRAIGHT WIN | Local Sports Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
It's a recipe for success on any level of sports, but like all things competitive, easier said than done.
Astronaut returning to hometown of Lockport for speech Buffalo News
William G. Gregory, a Lockport native who grew up to become a space shuttle astronaut, will return to Lockport for a speech next week. Gregory will appear at…
High School Roundup: Lady Lions open NFL slate with win over N-W Niagara Gazette
The Lockport Lady Lions opened their 2018-19 Niagara Frontier League girls basketball season on Friday night with a resounding 53-31 victory over the ...
William T. Scirto, 90, Lockport merchant for more than 70 years Buffalo News
Sept. 3, 1927 – June 27, 2018 William T. Scirto, a merchant in downtown Lockport for more than 70 years, died June 27. He was 90. Born in Lockport, the so…
Who's on the ballot in Niagara County primary elections? Buffalo News
Voters in Niagara County on Sept. 13 can vote in primary elections to help pick candidates for governor, lieutenant governor, attorney general and town ...
Local entrepreneurs bring sound and vision to Lockport Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
The City of Lockport has welcomed many new artistic additions in the past few years. And now the city has just added two new companies that will offer sound ...
Retiring LHS principal loved to 'listen, learn & lead' Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
An educator for close to 40 years, Lockport High School principal Frank Movalli is retiring in September.
Amazon designing system for 'dangerous mass surveillance,' employee says KUOW News and Information
Employees at Amazon have asked the company to stop selling its Rekognition technology to government. Now an employee says workers are disappointed that ...
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