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Stories by Joseph Popiolkowski

By Joseph Popiolkowski » Thursday, June 18, 2015

The City of Tonawanda Common Council has called for a special meeting at 6 p.m. Monday to consider a resolution reinstating various stop signs throughout the city. The Council’s decision last... Read More

By Joseph Popiolkowski » Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Two Village of Kenmore first responders were commended at Tuesday's Village Board meeting for rushing into a burning home June 10 and rescuing the occupants Volunteer firefighter Brendan Finn and... Read More

By Joseph Popiolkowski » Thursday, June 4, 2015

The City of Tonawanda may now have it's own version of C-SPAN. Tuesday's Common Council meeting had the largest attendance of any meeting in recent memory. Most residents were there to protest the... Read More

By Joseph Popiolkowski » Wednesday, May 6, 2015

This is what the parcels at 2382, 2396, 2410 and 2424 Niagara Falls Blvd. in the Town of Tonawanda currently look like. There are three vacant homes and an old single-story motel, vacant for at... Read More

By Joseph Popiolkowski » Monday, January 26, 2015

Town historian isn't a position that gets a lot of attention. The unglamorous post comes with — maybe — a small stipend for expenses and a lot of digging through archives. But when officials... Read More

By Joseph Popiolkowski » Monday, December 1, 2014

A public meeting will take place at 7 p.m. tonight in the Hoover Middle School auditorium to provide voters an opportunity to learn more about Phase II of the Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda UFSD Capital... Read More

By Joseph Popiolkowski » Monday, November 10, 2014

Leaders of American Legion Post 264 tonight tried to calm some members' concerns after it was revealed that the post's building in the City of Tonawanda has been sold. "I believe that most of the... Read More

By Joseph Popiolkowski » Monday, November 10, 2014

Among the many Veterans Day ceremonies taking place tomorrow is the Town of Tonawanda's annual memorial service at 11 a.m. on the Village Green in front of the municipal building at Delaware Avenue... Read More

By Joseph Popiolkowski » Monday, October 6, 2014

Here's a roundup of the top local stories from Sunday's Buffalo News: At No. 4, Pegulas are among the wealthiest owners in NFL Exclusive ‘club’ expected to welcome new members A charter... Read More

By Joseph Popiolkowski » Wednesday, August 27, 2014

"Stuff the Bus," an event to collect school supplies for low-income families in the City of Tonawanda, will be held tonight from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Tonawanda High School parking lot, 600... Read More