A part of Pearl Street is preparing to switch to two-way traffic next spring. Business First reports Pearl between Tupper and Exchange will be converted, with a stop light to be placed directly behind Shea's Performing Arts Center.
The July jobless figure for the Buffalo-Niagara Falls metro area was 8.8%. That's up from 7.9% for July of last year.
AirSep Corporation of Amherst has been purchased by Chart Industries for a reported $170 million in cash and up to $10 million in assumed debt. The company will remain in Amherst.
AFA Foods in the Chautauqua County town of Ashville will close in mid-October, idling 100 workers.
The Buffalo office of Geico recently sold its one-millionth policy.
The newest McDonalds restaurant is open for business today at Sheridan and Sweet Home in Amherst.