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Quarterback Christian Veilleux to transfer from Canisius High  Buffalo News

Canisius High School quarterback Christian Veilleux announced on Twitter Friday night that he is transferring to the Bullis School in Potomac, Md., for his juni…



CAVARETTA, MD, Charles  Buffalo News

Cavaretta, M.D. - Charles Patrick Charles Patrick Cavaretta, M.D. walked into the arms of Christ on May 17, 2019. He was born on March 21, 1936 in Buffalo, ...



Canisius High School student gets perfect score on ACT  WGRZ.com

BUFFALO, N.Y. — A student at Canisius High School received a perfect score on the ACT. According to the school's Facbook page, Santino Panzica, who is ...



2022 WR McMillan set to camp at MSU  247Sports

Nikolas McMillan plans to camp at Michigan State later on this month.



Canisius High School student scores perfectly on ACT  WKBW-TV

A West Falls teen and Canisius High School student scored perfectly on the ACT.



Former Canisius High School priest accused of sex abuse  Buffalo News

A Jesuit priest who worked at Canisius High School in the 1980s is part of a growing list of clergy with the Society of Jesus order who were credibly accused of…



Canisius High School student continues to beat the odds  WIVB.com - News 4

BUFFALO, NY (WIVB)- His name is Jaurney and his life's "journey" continues to defy the odds of an inner city kid who got a rough start in life.



Jesuit list of accused abusers includes eight who served in Buffalo  WBFO

Eight Jesuit priests who served in Buffalo, including six who spent time at Canisius High School, are included among a list of 50 individuals accused of.



Former Canisius High School student charged with rape, other sex crimes  WKBW-TV

New York State Police have arrested a 17-year-old boy for multiple sex crimes, including rape. Multiple sources tell 7 Eyewitness News the boy is a former ...



Syracuse football recruiting: Priority QB target Christian Veilleux visits  syracuse.com

The Orange coaching staff spent two days with Veilleux, a Canadian quarterback who has yet to decide whether he'll be a Class of 2020 or 2021 recruit.



Priest who served at Canisius High School accused of sexual abuse  WIVB.com - News 4

Canisius High School released a letter, saying claims were made against Rev. Cornelius Carr, who is no longer alive.



2022 quarterback Tyler Baker details Tennessee visit  Vols Wire

KNOXVILLE — Class of 2022 quarterback Tyler Baker visited Tennessee. The Canisius High School product in Buffalo, N.Y., discussed his visit with Vols Wire.



Former Canisius High School basketball star reveals he had stroke  WGRZ.com

SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Former Canisius High School basketball star Howard Washington, who now plays at Syracuse University, revealed on Tuesday that he had ...



Rev. Paul J. Dugan, fixture at Canisius College, dies  WGRZ.com

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The Rev. Paul J. Dugan, who spent five years at Canisius High School before becoming the moderator of athletics at Canisius College for the ...



Canisius High School grad is composing scores for the big screen  WIVB.com - News 4

Underneath his Canisius high school senior photo in 2010, Trey Toy's quote starts out with, "I believe in myself more than anything."



Follow Western New York happenings on national signing day  Buffalo News

Hard-hitting Canisius safety Joe Jamison has signed his national letter of intent to play for Duquesne. Jamison announced his commitment late Tuesday night ...



Former Canisius High football coach admits financial crimes  Buffalo News

A former Canisius High School football coach and disbarred financial adviser faces up to 20 years in prison when he is sentenced in November for bilking three ...



10 Canisius students sign Letters of Intent on National Signing Day  WIVB.com - News 4

10 Canisius High School student athlete signed their letters of intent to continue their academic and athletic careers in college.



Raped and impregnated by Canisius Jesuit priest, abuse survivor rebuilds her life  WKBW-TV

An abuse survivor from Hamburg offers an inspiring story after being raped and impregnated by a Canisius priest in the 1960s.



Jason Charles Esposito, 51, Canisius High School intellectual and sports standout  Buffalo News

Jason Charles Esposito made an indelible impression on his friends and classmates at Canisius High School, where he graduated in the Class of 1985.



Canisius High crew adds former Olympian to staff  Buffalo News

U.S. Olympian Jim Neil, a 1986 graduate of Canisius High School, is returning to his alma mater to serve as the technical director for the crew team. The Ca…



WNY high school student-athletes sign letters of intent on National Signing Day  WGRZ.com

BUFFALO, N.Y. — High school student-athletes all across Western New York signed their national letters of intent to continue their sport at the next level.



Kids on field trip wear bags, resembling the KKK  WGRZ.com

The summer camp field trip was run by Canisius High School. African American students who were on board that bus say they were made to feel very ...



John Urschel, ex-NFL player and mathematician, on how to find your passion  Buffalo News

The Canisius High School graduate has written a book, “Mind and Matter: A Life in Math and Football.”



St. Joe's is the latest private high school to reject Regents examinations  Buffalo Business First

The private, all-boys high school in the Town of Tonawanda has two new leaders this year who announced the decision in an email to stakeholders.



Results of the 2019 Shamrock Row  Buffalo Rising

You've heard of the Shamrock Run? Now there's another competitive Buffalo event that takes place coinciding with St. Patrick's Day festivities. It's called the ...



Investigators: Teen rape charge tied to parties where mother supplied alcohol  Buffalo News

The Lewiston home where court documents say a series of parties involving underage drinking led to allegations of rape. (John Hickey/Buffalo News).



Canisius' Vandenberg is kicking for a cause: fighting childhood cancer  Buffalo News

Tristian Vandenberg is a kicker from Canisius High in Buffalo and a Ohio University football recruit, with his 3-year-old cousin, Jack Baer, who is fighting ...



Hutchins brothers fuel Park's victory over league rival Canisius  Buffalo News

Park player Noah Hutchins is fouled by Canisius players Joe Ciocca and Joe Jamison during the second half Saturday at Canisius High School. (Harry Scull ...



Longtime Canisius baseball coach Tenney retires  Buffalo News

When asked a few years ago if he were done coaching because his son had graduated, longtime Canisius High School baseball coach Bryan Tenney shot that ...



Buffalo-area private high schools work to reverse enrollment drop  Buffalo Business First

A local trend of declining enrollment continues at Western New York's private secondary schools, but a few institutions have managed to reverse that in recent ...



Canisius High students draw inspiration from new arts center  Buffalo News

Canisius High School recently renovated the Conners Mansion on Delaware Avenue into a new Center of the Arts building. The building was bought for $1.4 ...



Canisius High School acquires 1140 Delaware Avenue as a Center for the Arts  Buffalo Rising

A significant historic mansion on Delaware Avenue has been purchased by Canisius High School. The former home of Gilda's Club of WNY (originally built as a ...



Prep Talk: Can St. Joe's end the other streak in its football rivalry with Canisius?  Buffalo News

Kenny Harris was part of St. Joe's 17-game winning streak in the series against rival Canisius during his time with the Marauders. (James P. McCoy/News file ...



Father disagrees with Canisius HS handling of camper yelling 'KKK'  WKBW-TV

Anthony Taylor wants action. His 12-year-old son, Anthony Jr., attends the Canisius High School's Higher Achievement Program summer camp. It's a 5 week ...



Comment from student causes concern at Canisius High School  WGRZ-TV

Administrators at Canisius High School sent a letter home to parents after a comment made by a student caused concern.



Jesuits release names of members accused of sexually abusing children in Buffalo  WIVB.com - News 4

On Tuesday, the USA Northeast Province Jesuits released a long list of members who have had credible accusations of sexually abusing minors placed against ...



Buffalo, numerous other area schools close Monday because of windstorm  Buffalo News

Numerous schools in Erie County and around the region are closing Monday because of the lingering effects of the severe windstorm that has lashed the region.



Chester Pawenska, 89, longtime insurance agent who 'never met a stranger'  Buffalo News

July 18, 1929 – Jan. 8, 2019 Chester Chet Pawenska loved people. He never met a stranger, said his daughter Karen Rogowski. He never walked away from…



Japanese civilian honor going to Buffalo resident  Buffalo News

Buffalo resident Joe Koessler has been selected by the Japanese Emperor Akihito to receive the Order of the Rising Sun, one of Japan's highest civilian awards.



One-on-One Coverage: Phil McConkey still has 'West Side of Buffalo competitiveness'  Buffalo News

The former wide receiver talks about growing up in Buffalo, overcoming long odds to get to the NFL and his life after football.



Enrollment falls 6.5% for WNY's private high schools in 10 years - Buffalo  Buffalo Business First

Western New York's private high schools have 6.5 percent fewer students today than they did 10 years ago. That's the size of the collective drop between 2008 ...



Canisius grad Jayce Johnson changes his mind, picks Middle Tennessee for basketball  Buffalo News

Canisius high schools Jayce Johnson had to make a difficult decision -- football or basketball. On Friday he announced on Twitter that he was choosing baske…



COPPOLA, Ralph Anthony  Buffalo News

COPPOLA - Ralph Anthony December 28, 2018, age 70. Beloved husband of 49 years to Suzanne M. (nee McMahon) Coppola; loving father of Joseph ...



Canisius High School celebrates second state football title in three years  wivb.com

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - There was a lot of cheering Tuesday morning in the Kennedy Field House at Canisius High School as the students celebrated a major ...



Will Juston Johnson play basketball for West Seneca? A court will soon decide.  Buffalo News

Juston Johnson won't be on the court Friday night for West Seneca West because he's waiting for a court ruling that will determine whether he plays basketball ...



Column: Sean Kirst: How Gregg Allman and Cher stunned Canisius High 'assembly' in 1976  Buffalo News

Imagine the shock of the student body in 1976, when everyone gathers for whats supposed to be a tedious mandatory assembly – and Greg Allman, out of ...



Man facing multiple charges following string of fires in Elmwood Village  WIVB.com - News 4

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - UPDATE: The Erie County DA's Office announced Friday the defense requested a forensic exam. Wasyl remains in jail without bail.



Lewiston teen charged with rape at home where parents are accused of hosting booze-fueled parties  WKBW-TV

It all started with a tip to the New York Department of Social Services Child Abuse Hotline by a staff member from a Buffalo-area school. The tipster notified police ...



Another Canisius High School official to leave  wivb.com

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) -- Canisius High School is looking at replacing much of the Jesuit school's leadership. Monday another leader announced he would be ...



POORTEN, Jesuit Father William P.  Buffalo News

POORTEN - Jesuit Father William P., SJ Fr. William P. Poorten SJ, was called to eternal life on November 14, 2018 at Murray-Weigel Hall, Bronx, NY. He was ...



Former Amherst financial adviser gets prison for $850000 scams  Buffalo News

Raymond T. Clarks clients thought they were investing in hedge funds and publicly traded companies. They didnt know the Amherst financial adviser was ...



FITZGERALD, Timothy K.  Buffalo News

FITZGERALD - Timothy K. October 28, 2018. Beloved husband of Ann (Kenefick) Fitzgerald; dear father of Timothy (Meghan) Jr., Michael (Lindsay) and Brendan ...



Column: Sean Kirst: Gregg Allman, his Canisius High show and lives that it changed  Buffalo News

Doug Cameron is a guy who knew some answers. A few weeks ago, I wrote a piece on the day in 1976 when Southern rock legend Gregg Allman, in Buffalo for ...



Rev. Richard J. Hoar, 92, former campus minister at Canisius College  Buffalo News

April 11, 1926 – Feb. 22, 2019 Rev. Richard J. Hoar, former campus minister at Canisius College, died Feb. 22 in Murray Weigel Hall in the Bronx, where he ...



School and other closings for Jan. 31, 2019  WBFO

There are numerous closings around Western New York due to the severe weather. Closing are for Wednesday and Thursday as noted.



Roger J. Goergen, 93, dentist who helped write Amherst government ethics code  Buffalo News

Dec. 27, 1925 – May 17, 2019 Dr. Roger J. Goergen, a retired dentist who helped write the ethics code for the Town of Amherst, died Friday in Hospice Buffalo…



PAWENSKA, Chester J. “Chet”  Buffalo News

PAWENSKA - Chester J. Chet January 8, 2019. Beloved husband of 64 years to the late Helen A. (Barrett) Pawenska; loving father of Maureen (Michael) ...



Anne K. Offermann, 94, teacher, gardener, traveler and yoga practitioner  Buffalo News

Aug. 15, 1924 – Feb. 13, 2019 When newlywed Anne Kinney Offermann was interviewed for a job managing speech pathology programs throughout Baltimore ...



Niagara Falls' Qadree Ollison takes the next step  WGRZ.com

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. — With one phone call, Qadree Ollison's life changed forever. Surrounded by friends and family in Niagara Falls, the former University of ...



Signing Day at Canisius High School | wgrz.com  WGRZ.com

More than a dozen Canisius High School student-athletes assembled in the school library on Wednesday to sign their college letters of intent.



Students participate in lesson of 'mercy'  WBFO

A Roman Catholic church on Buffalo's East Side continues a tremendous task of feeding those in need this holiday season. St. Luke's Mission of Mercy to.



Column: Sean Kirst: A Western New York year, in the words of those who lived it  Buffalo News

Kris and Paul Scharoun-DeForge: A Sean Kirst column described how the couple remains deeply committed to one another, despite Paul's struggle with ...



2018 All-WNY first-team defense: Relentless unit features its share of impact players  Buffalo News

The All-Western New York first team defense was selected by The Buffalo News in consultation with Dick Gallgher and area coaches. Trevor Smith School: Pi…



In Defense of Jesuit Education - The Observer  Fordham Observer

Contrary to the claims of long-graduated alumni propagated by media outlets, all-male Jesuit schools are not a hotbed of toxic masculinity.



Sean Kirst: Penguin Run takes on message about lost son and teen suicide  Buffalo News

Tracy Waring wasnt going. It was impossible. There was no way to run the race. She couldnt imagine finishing it without Devin, her oldest son, who took his ow…



Ralph Anthony Coppola, 70, turned Bubble Hockey into international game  Buffalo News

June 13, 1948 — Dec. 28, 2018 Ralph Anthony Coppola earned his college degrees in accounting and law, but the table hockey games he played in law school ...



Cleveland Avenue Cutie @ $649K  Buffalo Rising

This unassuming house at 81 Cleveland Avenue packs a lot of punch within a charming package. Its comfortable size allows for the elegant flow of rooms you ...



CURTIN, Elaine (Brown)  Buffalo News

CURTIN - Elaine (nee Brown) Of Orchard Park, NY, May 7, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Daniel E. Curtin, MD; loving mother of Daniel J. (Ellen), Peter T.



Gooch among nine Canisius athletes to make college commitments official Thursday  Buffalo News

Nine Canisius student-athletes made their college commitments official Thursday morning during the high schools annual spring signing day. All-Western New ...



Canisius hires new varsity lacrosse coach  WKBW-TV

Canisius High School has a new varsity lacrosse coach. The Crusaders announced the hiring of Michael F. Albert, a U.S. Lacrosse Member Coach, an NSCA ...



GALVIN, Kevin M.  Buffalo News

GALVIN - Kevin M. October 25, 2018, at age 68. Beloved son of Marion (nee Gordon) and the late John Galvin, Sr.; dear brother of Patricia (Eli Newell) Morales ...



Local restaurant receives backlash for sign | wgrz.com  WGRZ.com

A local Panera Bread restaurant felt some backlash Thursday night, when it hung a sign demanding that Canisius High students be accompanied by their ...



Another Voice: The answer to celebrities' offensive tweets is education  Buffalo News

By Jacob Filby The growing trend of comedians, actors and anyone in the entertainment industry having decade-old homophobic or racist tweets exposed to ...



Jesuit schools are for mind and soul  USA TODAY

The Society of Jesus runs 28 colleges and 62 high schools in the USA.



Canisius grad John Urschel retiring from NFL  WGRZ-TV

Canisius High School graduate and Baltimore Ravens center John Urschel is retiring from the NFL, the team announced Thursday.



$1 million gift is largest in Nardin Academy's history - Buffalo Business First  Buffalo Business First

The private school in Elmwood Village expects to use the money for capital enhancements and student scholarships.



BYRNE, James E.  Buffalo News

BYRNE - James E. Of West Seneca, entered into rest on July 29, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Carol A. (nee Kaiser) Byrne; devoted father of Cynthia ...



Canisius' Ryan Hunter signs with Chiefs as undrafted free agent  wivb.com

Former Canisius High School standout and Bowling Green offensive lineman Ryan Hunter signed with the Kansas City Chiefs as an undrafted free agent.



Reporters' Notebook: July 26, 2018  Buffalo News

OLAF FUB SEZ: According to playwright George Bernard Shaw, born on this date in 1856, “Both optimists and pessimists contribute to society. The optimist ...



SPISIAK, Kenneth C.  Buffalo News

SPISIAK - Kenneth C. Of Lancaster, NY, passed away suddenly on March 17, 2019 at age 74. Beloved husband of Elaine Sue (Hill) for 49 years; loving father of ...



Hazing, heartbreak and, finally, helping: What's next for Nolan Burch's family  Buffalo News

Canisius High School graduate Nolan Burch arrived at West Virginia University in 2014, made dozens of friends and pledged a fraternity. What came after that ...



Annual Penguin Run remembers student lost to teen suicide  WGRZ-TV

AMHERST, N.Y. — An annual run rooted in fun with friends took on a more somber meaning this year: one of solidarity and overcoming grief. High Schooler ...



QB Christian Veilleux Recaps Virginia Tech Visit  Tech Lunch Pail

2021 QB Christian Veilleux took his first unofficial visit to Blacksburg recently. While he says his recruiting process is still in the early stages, Virginia Tech made ...



James J. Laux, 90, former president of Laux Sporting Goods stores  Buffalo News

July 7, 1928 – Nov. 13, 2018 James J. Laux of East Amherst was fitted to the sporting goods business like a hand in glove. Laux was practically born into …



Christopher Burner named Nichols head of school  Buffalo Business First

Christopher Burner has been named the 13th head of school for the Nichols School. Burner, head of Western Reserve Academy, will succeed Bill Clough, who ...



Cher - the 'Goddess of Pop' - books stop in Buffalo  Buffalo News

Cher most recently played Buffalo at First Niagara Center in 2014.



ICE Founder Ralph Coppola Dies At 70; He Built The Legendary Chexx Bubble Hockey And Some 150 Arcade Games | Articles  Vending Times

BUFFALO, NY -- Ralph Anthony Coppola, founder of Innovative Concepts in Entertainment Inc., one of the amusement industry's largest and most prolific arcade ...



Kevin M. Galvin, 68, retired Buffalo Zoning Board of Appeals official  Buffalo News

March 13, 1950 – Oct. 25, 2018. Kevin M. Galvin, of Buffalo, a retired Buffalo city government official, died Thursday in Buffalo General Medical Center after a ...



Helen Reilly, 89, lived life of joy and helped others amid personal losses  Buffalo News

Helen Reilly's life of nearly 90 years was centered on her faith, family, friends and love for her country. She had a big heart and was a Buffalo girl throu…



Yet another Catholic high school, Niagara Catholic, to close in Western New York  Buffalo Business First

Niagara Catholic lost a significant amount of supporting funds from the Diocese of Buffalo this year, prompting its closure.



Reporters' Notebook: July 30, 2018  Buffalo News

OLAF FUB SEZ: According to legendary baseball manager Charles Dillon “Casey” Stengel, born on this date in 1890, “Sometimes it's easier to understand ...



Oishei high school scholarships available for fall 2019  Niagara Frontier Publications

The John R. Oishei Foundation has announced the availability of full, four-year tuition scholarships for incoming high school freshmen at area private secondary ...



#PrepTalkPreview: Boys volleyball – Area still has talent; Canisius looks to keep its title streak going  Buffalo News

Matt Donnelly returns for a Canisius team that has won 17 straight Monsignor Martin High School Athletic Association championships. (Harry Scull Jr./Buffalo ...



Buffalo natives living elsewhere come home  WGRZ-TV

When ex-patriots come home, they are amazed at the changes in areas of Buffalo.



The Time Gregg Allman Surprised a High School With a Free Concert  Ultimate Classic Rock

Wracked with grief, struggling with substance abuse, and at loose ends following the breakup of the Allman Brothers Band, Gregg Allman sought treatment in ...



Patrick H. Hoak, 68, former Hamburg town supervisor, restaurateur  Buffalo News

Feb. 25, 1950 — Oct. 5, 2018 Patrick Henry Hoak was a coach, teacher, restaurateur and Town of Hamburg supervisor. But the common thread uniting his life ...



Legendary Golfer Jack Nicklaus Visits Buffalo Today to Promote Gaughan’s Parks Project  Buffalo Rising

After a four year effort to bring a Jack Nicklaus designed golf course to Buffalo, civic leader Kevin Gaughan's initiative is gaining significant momentum. This past ...



The Williamsville teenager who turned down Facebook  wivb.com

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) -- While Gregg Mojica's classmates focus on sending in early-decision college applications, the 17-year-old is deciding if he should even ...



Sizing up the playoffs: Which Buffalo college soccer teams qualified?  Buffalo News

While only three teams will play home games, several local college soccer teams have advanced to their postseason tournaments. (Ben Tsujimoto/Buffalo News).



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