• Alex Ford (second from right) and his band, Arbor Creek, kicked off its Midwestern tour Saturday, March 18. The band also includes (left to right) Frank Dvorak on drums, Jared Bebee on keyboard, Larry Huff as lead guitarist and David Drilling on guitar and lead vocals. Paul Bergstrom/22nd Century Media

    LTHS grad’s band kicks off Midwest tour

    March 21, 2017 By Erin Redmond, Assistant Editor Life & Arts
    From the moment Alex Ford first picked up a bass guitar, he dreamed of playing his music in front of crowds across the country. And now his dream is coming true.
  • Holly Clement was hired as the new head coach of the Providence cheerleading team March 9. Photo submitted

    Cheerleading: Lockport resident takes over as Providence coach

    March 22, 2017 By Erin Redmond, Assistant Editor Sports, High School
    Holly Clement has only been the head cheerleading coach at Providence for two weeks, but she’s already getting plenty of practice rooting on the Celtics. Clement, who took over the squad on March 9, is the wife of the one the Celtics’ assistant hockey coaches and has a son on the team. And with the team’s deep run through the state tournament, she’s had plenty of time to put her Providence pride into action.
  • About 40 brave the shave for St. Baldrick’s at LTHS

    March 22, 2017 By Erin Redmond, Assistant Editor Life & Arts
    Even as her long locks hit the floor, Shay Bragg was smiling. For a high school girl, long hair is a prized possession, but Bragg drew strength from her best friend Adrianna Fernandes. And when it was all done, Fernandes is the first person she ran to.
  • Lockport mayor Steven Streit, who was elected in 2013, is seeking re-election in the upcoming April 4 race. Photo submitted

    Streit looks to finish what he started as mayor

    March 21, 2017 By Max Lapthorne, Editor News, City
    The reason Lockport Mayor Steve Streit is running for re-election on April 4 is simple: he wants to finish what he started four years ago.
  • Joey A. Jeraminas is running for office of Lockport mayor in the April 4 election. Photo submitted

    Jeraminas looks to bring change to Lockport as mayor

    March 21, 2017 By Max Lapthorne, Editor News, City
    People have been telling Joey Jeraminas he should run for Mayor of Lockport for years. He decided this year’s April 4 Consolidated Election was the time to take their advice and put his name on the ballot.


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