From the Family of Rickey G. Bennett:

We’d like to express our sincere appreciation for the kindness and sympathy shown to us during our recent loss. Whether it was food, cards, hugs or if you came and sat with us for a bit, it didn’t go unnoticed and will always be remembered by the family of Rickey G. Bennett (2/8/1955 – 8/5/2020) […]

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Trailblazing Women of WNY find their voice

Poloncarz joins King, others to announce narrative project, commemorate 100th anniversary of suffrage Reprinted from | September 4th, 2020 Editor’s Note: Geraldine “Sid-tah” Green’s planned monument will now have a narrative audio aspect to add more detail and depth about her life for those who visit it. Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz was joined […]

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Phone Scam ALERT!

Please be advised that there is currently a phone scam telling recipients that the Seneca Nation has issued a warrant for their arrest due to fraudulent issues with their social security number. Report telephone scams online to the Federal Trade Commission at You can also call 1-877-382-4357. The FTC is the primary government agency […]


Iroquois Nationals Accept Invitation To The World Games 2022

By Matt Dasilva | Fuel | September 7, 2020 | Reprinted from They’re in. The Iroquois Nationals have accepted an invitation to compete in the men’s lacrosse competition at The World Games 2022 in Birmingham, Ala., signaling a victory in the six-week campaign to reverse an earlier decision to exclude them due to Olympic […]


NY Native American nicknames: Schools rethink mascots, branding

President Armstrong has been outspoken about the issue of offensive sports team mascots, logos, and names. Several school districts around the state are being encouraged by their alumni, parents, or teachers to make changes By Andrew Legare, James Johnson & Kevin Stevens | Aug 24, 2020 | Reprinted from WATKINS GLEN (TNS) — When […]