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ITT Tech closes all campuses effective immediately

Sep 6, 2016
ITT Technical Institute

You probably know the commercials for ITT Tech, but after 50 years of service, the technical training school has closed all of its campuses - including the one in Getzville.

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A program is underway this morning to teach young female drivers the safe way to take to the roads and how to handle emergencies that might arise while driving.

The local banking industry is taking a hit with news that Bank of America is closing its mortgage facility in the CrossPoint Business Park at the end of May. 

Getzville soldier killed in Afghanistan

Mar 28, 2012

A soldier from Getzville was killed Monday in Afghanistan, allegedly by an ally in the Afghan police.  27-year-old Sgt. William Wilson III was one of three NATO soldiers killed by Afghan forces in separate incidents.

Reports say  Wilson was shot Monday by an Afghan policeman at a police checkpoint in the eastern part of the country.

Wilson was a 2003 graduate of Williamsville North High School. He joined the Army in 2005.