Proposed city budget drives a modest tax
Lockport Union-Sun & JournalProposed city budget drives a modest tax increaseLockport Union-Sun & JournalMayor Anne E. McCaffrey on Thursday presented a proposed $24.6 million budget that would raise the city tax rate by 1.84 percent to $17.70 per $1,000 of assessed value. The tax levy in the proposed 2018 budget would cause the "average" homeowner, ...and more »
Posted on 12 October 2017 | 6:52 pm
Ann J. McCaffrey - Courier-Gazette &
Ann J. McCaffreyCourier-Gazette & Camden HeraldCamden — Anne Jane McCaffrey was born May 11, 1926, in New York City, the second child of Marie Wainright and John “Reno Jack” McCaffrey. She was raised in Scarsdale, N.Y., by her mother and her cherished aunt and uncle, Anne and Edward Jordan, ...
Posted on 9 October 2017 | 9:46 am
Lockport police meet with residents about
Lockport Union-Sun & JournalLockport police meet with residents about rising crimeLockport Union-Sun & JournalHe explained that in his position he can listen to concerns from residents and make sure that they are either heard by Lockport Police Chief Mike Niethe or the appropriate government official, such as Mayor Anne McCaffrey. Niethe said he has seen an ...
Posted on 5 October 2017 | 9:45 pm
Lockport's response to racist post rapped -
Lockport's response to racist post rappedNiagara GazetteThomas acknowledged Mayor Anne E. McCaffrey may have faced a legal battle with Furlong's union, American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, had she fired him. But, he added, it would have been an opportunity to show the city does ...and more »
Posted on 5 October 2017 | 8:07 pm
City sets Oct. 12 budget presentation -
City sets Oct. 12 budget presentationLockport Union-Sun & JournalMayor Anne E. McCaffrey said she has spent the past month meeting with department heads to learn their budget needs for next year. The city's goals are to avoid layoffs, maintain current services, keep any tax rate increase as low as possible and ...
Posted on 5 October 2017 | 3:53 pm
UPI Almanac for Wednesday, April 1, 2015
By United Press International UPI Almanac for Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 12:32 am
Male Science-Fiction Authors Discuss The
image via youtube screen capture “The most important political problem in the modern world is the position of women. I think all of the other oppressions, whether it be homophobia, whether it be racism, or what have you, are all modeled on the oppression of women." That's acclaimed author Samuel R. Delany, speaking about the role women have played in the genres of science-fiction and fantasy ...
Posted on 16 March 2015 | 2:02 pm
Lockport council meeting canceled
A Lockport Common Council Committee of the Whole meeting scheduled for today has been canceled, according to Mayor Anne McCaffrey's office. The next Committee of the Whole meeting will be held as normal. Get breaking news delivered.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 2:06 am
Candidates Round-Up for This Election Season
In the Lock City, fortunes are flagging for the Republicans. Another appointed GOP mayor—Anne McCaffrey, the alderwoman and council president who stumbled into the city’s mayor’s office after former Mayor Mike Tucker imploded—faces the winner of a ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 2:54 am
City holds mental health awareness forum
An uptick in the number of suicides and police calls involving mental health issues in the city prompted Mayor Anne McCaffrey to organize a suicide and depression awareness panel, which was held Thursday night. Representatives from mental health ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 3:35 pm
Dragonsdawn,” by Anne McCaffrey
“Dragonsdawn” is a science fiction novel by the American-Irish author Anne McCaffrey. It was the ninth book published in the “Dragonriders of Pern” series by Anne or her son, Todd McCaffrey. It was published in 1988. While the “Dragonriders ...
Posted on 16 August 2015 | 6:00 am
Dragonriders Of Pern’ Movie Release Date
A Dragonriders Of Pern movie is on the horizon now that Warner Bros has purchased the option for producing a full length feature film from the estate of Anne McCaffrey. But when could we expect to hear of the Dragonriders Of Pern movie release date?
Posted on 3 August 2014 | 4:50 pm