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Different team, same result as Wellington Phoenix lose 4-1 to Western United

Western United 4 (Jess McDonald 16’, Sydney Cummings 70’ Hannah Keane 77’, 82’) Wellington Phoenix 1 (Marisa van der Meer 23’). HT: 1-1 Crowd: 1541 An injury to goalscorer Marisa van der Meer compounded Wellington Phoenix’s heavy 4-1 defeat to newcomers Western United in their second game of the A-League Women season. The right-back was … Read more

On this day in history, Nov. 23, 1859, western outlaw Billy the Kid is born in New York City

Legendary western outlaw Billy the Kid was allegedly born in New York City on this day in history, Nov. 23, 1859. One of the Wild West’s most wanted men was most likely born in a poor Irish neighborhood on the east side of Manhattan, although much of the Kid’s early life is unknown or unverified, … Read more

Heavy snow expected to keep pounding western New York

A fierce winter storm was expected to create more misery for parts of western New York through Sunday for a fourth straight day, leading to treacherous travel conditions. A​t least 3 inches of additional lake-effect snow was likely to fall along the I-90 corridor in western New York, northwest Pennsylvania and northeast Ohio, weather.com said, and as much as 6 … Read more

‘Historic’ Snowstorm Hits Western New York, Leaving At Least 2 Dead

Heavy snowfall is hitting western New York, with more than 4 feet of snow on the ground in some areas near the eastern end of Lake Erie as of Friday afternoon. More snowfall could be paralyzing, officials warn. Dozens of flights in and out of Buffalo Niagara International Airport have been canceled, the NFL has … Read more

Lake effect snow storm starts in western New York, could bury Buffalo

“Bands of heavy lake-effect snow began to pour off Lake Erie and Lake Ontario late Wednesday night,” said AccuWeather meteorologist Renee Duff. The snow “may paralyze” the hardest-hit communities, including Buffalo, with periods of near-zero visibility. Lake-effect snow events typically occur from the late autumn to the first part of winter. The snow has started.  AccuWeather … Read more

Lake-effect snow storm in Buffalo area could paralyze western New York

Snowfall will be measured in feet, not inches, around Buffalo, New York, over the next few days as a potentially historic lake-effect snowstorm wallops the western part of the state. Serious warnings: Even the normally staid National Weather Service described the upcoming storm as “paralyzing.” Travel will be difficult to impossible, according to the weather service, which advises people … Read more

Plane carrying 53 dogs crashes at Western Lakes Golf Club in Wisconsin

MILWAUKEE — A plane carrying three people and over 50 dogs crashed onto the a golf course in eastern Wisconsin Tuesday morning. Lake Country Fire and Rescue responded to a call of a downed aircraft around 9:04 a.m. at the Western Lakes Golf Club, about 15 miles west of Milwaukee, according to assistant chief Matthew Haerter. … Read more

Wellington Phoenix stunned by Western United’s late show in 3-2 A-League loss

At Sky Stadium, Wellington: Western United 3 (Jacob Tratt 65’, Aleksandar Prijovic 84’, Alessandro Diamanti 90+5’) Wellington Phoenix 2 (Oskar Zawada 22’, Bozhidar Kraev 59’) HT: 0-1 Crowd: 5203 A first-half penalty miss from Kosta Barbarouses came back to haunt Wellington Phoenix after they surrendered a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 to Western United at … Read more