first_imgMGN ImageMAYVILLE – Two new cases of COVID-19 were reported Sunday in Chautauqua County.Department of Health officials say there are now 11 active cases that continue to recover in quarantine.The two new cases include a woman in 50s and a man in his 60s.Additionally, 204 cases are under quarantine or isolation orders by the Public Health Director and being monitored. Officials say not all of those being monitored are confirmed to have COVID-19 but have either shown symptoms, are awaiting results, or have risk factors. Furthermore, 701 people are under domestic traveler quarantine for having arrived to Chautauqua County from a state listed on the New York State travel advisory.One person remains hospitalized with COVID-19.To date there are 203 recovered cases, 9 deaths, 223 total confirmed cases and 21,692 negative test results. Share:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)last_img read more

first_imgWNY News Now Stock Image.JAMESTOWN – Two Buffalo residents are facing several charges after Jamestown Police allegedly found a large amount of counterfeit cash during a traffic stop on Monday.Officers say Louis Thomas, 23, and Jade Hooks, 22, were pulled over in the area of E. 2nd and Winsor Streets for a traffic violation just before 7 p.m.Police say during their investigation officers allegedly found the counterfeit currency along with a quantity of narcotics, drug paraphernalia and drug packaging materials.Both Thomas and Hooks were arrested and taken to Jamestown City Jail pending arraignment in the case. Thomas, the driver of the vehicle, is charged with third and fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, first and second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, second-degree criminally using drug paraphernalia, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and numerous others traffic charges.Police say Hooks meanwhile is charged with first-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument. Share:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)last_img read more

first_imgGage Skidmore / CC BY-SA 2.0 / The White House / Tia Dufour / CC BY-SA 2.0CLEVELAND – For the first time President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden will go face-to-face in a presidential debate on Tuesday night.The debate will be split into six, 15 minute segments:The Trump and Biden recordsThe Supreme CourtCoronavirusThe EconomyRace and violence in U.S. citiesIntegrity of the electionThe commercial-free debate will be moderated by “Fox News Sunday” anchor Chris Wallace.Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, both President Trump and Biden will not be shaking hands with each other, or Wallace. The size of the audience will also be limited compared to previous presidential debates, with about 60 to 70 attending this one. Audience members will all undergo coronavirus testing and follow other health safety protocols.Also, there will not be a media “spin room.” That’s where campaigns typically send supporters and representatives to make the case for their candidates, post-debate.Once on stage, Trump, Biden, and Wallace will not wear masks. They will also forgo opening statements.Starting at 9 p.m. eastern, viewers can watch the debate LIVE on WNYNewsNow’s 24/7 streaming network, our mobile app and Facebook page. Share:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)last_img read more

first_imgShare:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window) UPDATE @ 2:55 PM: A new Severe Thunderstorm Warning is issued for Warren County until 4 PM for the southern branch of the line which is currently over southeastern Erie County. Expect damaging winds up to 60 MPH, small hail, heavy rain, and frequent lightning. UPDATE @ 2:50 PM: There is a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Chautauqua and Cattaraugus Counties until 3:30 PM. An approaching line of storms are producing damaging winds up to 70 MPH, along with heavy rain, and frequent lightning. JAMESTOWN – A strong low pressure system will pass to the northwest today, with its trailing cold front crossing the area in the afternoon. Colder air is expected for the new work week. For Sunday, a High Wind Warning remains in effect until 1 A.M Monday morning for Chautauqua and Erie counties. Southwest winds of 30 to 40 M.P.H with gusts up to 65 M.P.H are expected. Damaging winds may blow down trees and power lines. Power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Strongest winds near the lakeshore. Otherwise mainly cloudy skies with showers and a thunderstorm possible. Highs in the lower-50’s.For tomorrow, the winds will die down a bit although it may still be breezy at times. Rain and snow showers possible with highs near 40.A weak band of Lake Effect snow looks to set up overnight Monday. This may produce at least an inch or two of snow for portions of the Southern Tier, mainly the hills and higher elevations.Tuesday will be mostly cloudy with a few snow showers possible. Highs in the mid-30’s.High pressure returns by mid-week putting an end to any leftover snow shower. Temperatures in the mid-30’s for Wednesday, warming up to the lower-50’s by weeks end.last_img read more

first_imgShare:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window) Photo: D. Myles Cullen / White HouseNEW YORK – New York authorities have expanded their investigation of the Trump organization.People familiar with the matter say the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office and the New York Attorney General’s Office are now looking at millions of tax write-offs from the Trump organization.Both offices have subpoenaed the company seeking records related to consulting fees.This is in response to the New York Times investigation into President Trump’s tax returns. The Times reported trump took $26-million in write-offs that came from fees paid to consultants, including one that matched a payment to his daughter, Ivanka Trump.Representatives for the Manhattan District Attorney, New York Attorney General, and the Trump organization have declined to comment on the matter.These investigations are facing Trump when he leaves office and becomes a private citizen.The Manhattan District Attorney’s Office is conducting a broad criminal investigation into the Trump organization.The New York Attorney General’s Office has a civil inquiry into whether Trump violated tax laws and improperly inflated the value of certain assets, including four Trump properties.last_img read more

first_img Show Closed This production ended its run on May 18, 2014 The Bridges of Madison County Broadway legend Liza Minnelli had a night out on the town on May 2—and we hope she brought her tissues! The Tony and Oscar winner caught a performance of Jason Robert Brown and Marsha Norman’s romantic new musical The Bridges of Madison County at the Schoenfeld Theatre. After taking in the emotional story, the stage and screen star stopped backstage to meet Tony nominee Kelli O’Hara, Steven Pasquale and the cast. Check out this Hot Shot of Minnelli’s enchanting Broadway evening, then see The Bridges of Madison County through May 18! View Comments Star Filescenter_img Steven Pasquale Kelli O’Hara Related Showslast_img read more

first_img View Comments Kaufman, who is stepping in a few days earlier than initially announced, will make his Broadway debut in the Stephen Schwartz tuner. He was crowned the winner of the sixth season of the NBC hit in May, having been coached by Grammy winner Usher. The Voice victor Josh Kaufman enters the Broadway big top on October 31 as the titular prince in Pippin. He takes over for Kyle Dean Massey, who will find his corner of the sky on the road in the national tour. Kaufman will play a limited engagement through January 4, 2015 at the Music Box Theatre. Pippin With a score by Schwartz and a book by Roger O. Hirson, Pippin tells the story of a young prince searching for his corner of the sky. In addition to Kaufman, the current cast includes Carly Hughes, Lucie Arnaz, John Dossett, Charlotte d’Amboise and Rachel Bay Jones. Show Closed This production ended its run on Jan. 4, 2015 Related Showslast_img read more

first_img Star Files Show Closed This production ended its run on Jan. 8, 2017 Cynthia Erivo The Color Purple Hell yes! Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson, Cynthia Erivo, Danielle Brooks and more will begin performances in The Color Purple on November 10. The John Doyle-helmed musical is scheduled to officially open on December 10 at Broadway’s Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre.The Color Purple features a book by Marsha Norman, lyrics by Brenda Russell, Allee Willis and Stephen Bray and music by Russell and Willis. Based on the novel by Alice Walker, the tuner tells the story of Celie (Erivo), a woman who, through love, finds the strength to triumph over adversity and discovers her voice in the world. Hudson will take on the role of Shug Avery and Brooks will play Sofia.Doyle’s stripped-down production opened at the Menier Chocolate Factory in London on July 15, 2013, starring Erivo. The new staging cuts approximately 30 minutes of material from the original incarnation and its producers include Oprah Winfrey.The cast will also include Kyle Scatliffe, Isaiah Johnson and Joaquina Kalukango.Check out Broadway.com’s exclusive interview with Hudson, Erivo, Brooks and Doyle below.center_img Related Shows View Comments Jennifer Hudsonlast_img read more

first_imgMarisa Tomei Photo: Bruce Glikas View Comments Star Files Williamstown Theatre Festival’s 62nd season will kick off with Oscar winner Marisa Tomei in Tennessee’s Williams’ The Rose Tattoo, directed by Trip Cullman. Also tapped for the summer season are Alfred Molina, a new musical by Craig Carnelia and Joe Tracz and a world premiere helmed by Moritz von Stuelpnagel.In The Rose Tattoo, Tomei takes on the role of Serafina, a widow who leaves behind her grief with the arrival of the trucker Alvaro. Performances will run from June 28 through July 17.Next up on the Main Stage is the world premiere of Boo Killebrew’s Romance Novels for Dummies, directed by Hand to God’s Stuelpnagel. The new comedy will run from July 20 through July 31 and explores the unlikely relationship between Liza, a southern stay-at-home mom, and Bernie, a failing actress in New York.Evan Cabnet will direct a production of Wendy Wasserstein’s An American Daughter; performances will run August 3 through 21. The play, which premiered on Broadway in 1997, follows Dr. Lyssa Dent Hughes and her tumultuous path to becoming Surgeon General.The Nikos Stage season begins on June 29 with the world premiere of Cost of Living, written by Martyna Majok and directed by Jo Bonney. It tells the intersecting stories of four people: an unemployed truck driver, his ex-wife who suffers a serious accident, a doctoral student and his caregiver. Performances will run through July 10.James Macdonald will direct The Pillowman Tony nominee Michael Stuhlbarg in the world premiere of The Chinese Room, written by Michael West. Stuhlbarg plays Frank, an Artificial Intelligence stalwart who seeks to save his wife’s memory by preserving it in a humanoid before he’s ousted from his own company. Performances run July 13 through 23.Next up is the world premiere of Carnelia and Tracz’s musical Poster Boy. The Stafford Arima-helmed production is set for July 28 through August 7. Inspired by the 2010 suicide of Tyler Clementi, the musical follows a community of gay men in an Internet chat room after one of their members takes his own life.Wrapping up the season is the American premiere of And No More Shall We Part, featuring Molina and Jane Kaczmarek. Anne Kaufman directs the Tom Holloway drama, which tackles the hardest decision a married couple can face as the wife becomes terminally ill.Additional casting for the season will be announced later. Marisa Tomeilast_img read more

first_imgDanny Boyle(Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images) Is the Saigon movie in Danny Boyle’s mind? The Oscar winner is in talks to helm the long-in-the-works film adaptation of Miss Saigon with mega-producer Cameron Mackintosh and Working Title films (the team that brought you the Les Miz movie), the Daily Mail reports. Lee Daniels was previously reported to be hoping to get the project off the ground. A revival of the Boublil and Schönberg tuner closed in London last month and will land on the Great White Way in the 2017-18 season.Boyle won the Oscar for Slumdog Millionaire; his additional screen credits include Shallow Grave, Trainspotting, The Beach, 28 Days Later, Sunshine and 127 Hours.Directed by School of Rock and Les Miz’s Laurence Connor, the Broadway-bound revival is set to star the West End’s leads, Eva Noblezada and Jon Jon Briones. This latest incarnation of Miss Saigon will also helicopter into Japan in 2016, before heading to Germany, Australia, Asia and on tour around the U.K., Europe and the Middle East.Set in 1975 during the final days of the American occupation of Saigon, Miss Saigon is an epic love story about the relationship between an American GI and a young Vietnamese woman. Orphaned by war, 17-year-old Kim is forced to work as a bar girl in a sleazy Saigon nightclub, owned by a notorious wheeler-dealer known as “The Engineer.” John, an American GI, buys his friend Chris the services of Kim for the night—a night that will change their lives forever.The original production of Miss Saigon opened at the Great White Way’s Broadway Theatre on April 11, 1991 and shuttered on January 28, 2001. At time of closing it had played 19 previews and 4092 regular performances. Miss Saigon Related Showscenter_img View Comments Show Closed This production ended its run on Jan. 14, 2018last_img read more