April 16, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Local News

ENJOYING THE WEATHER

Rob Aszkler and his son, Miles, 21 months, take a walk on Saturday at Mang Park in Kenmore. More...

Niagara Falls Boulevard to become more pedestrian friendly - Free Access

Eighteen intersections on Niagara Falls Boulevard in the towns of Tonawanda and Amherst will receive $800,000 in upgrades to their pedestrian features, with work set to begin this week, according to Darrell Kaminski, regional director at the state De More...

Social Media Club to hold ‘Foursquare Day’ - Free Access

The Social Media Club Buffalo will host “Foursquare Day” starting at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, at Larkin Square on Seneca Street in Buffalo. More...

Letters to the Editor

Board, parents delayed inevitable

Sadly, parents today have forgotten what an education in and out of school should consist of. More...

Police Blotter

Woman reports burnt bacon

Village of Kenmore

Friday, April 4 • A resident of Lincoln Boulevard flagged down a police officer to report finding a black bag in his yard filled with garbage. More...

Education

Board gives update on search for new superintendent

The applications have all been received for the superintendent position with the Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda School District, according to Bob Dana, president of the Board of Education. More...

Kenmore East Alumni Association to hold two May events

The Kenmore East High School Alumni Association will hold two events on Friday, May 9. More...

News Brief

The Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda School Board will hold its next regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 13, in the cafeteria at Kenmore Middle School, 155 Delaware Road. More...

Lifestyles

Camp Pathfinder’s golden anniversary

Through two world wars, the Great Depression and all that has happened since, one boy’s summer camp has managed to stand the test of time for 100 years. More...

Kidney education class scheduled for April 24

A free class on kidney health will take place at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 24, at the Northtowns Dialysis Center, 4041 Delaware Ave., Tonawanda. Attendees will learn how the kidneys function and the causes of chronic diseases. More...

Library News

Kenmore Library160 Delaware Road, 873-2842 Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays Toddler Time for Twos is slated for 10:30 a.m. More...

Business

Buffalo Roadhouse Grill puts homespun emphasis on food, staff synergy

Home is truly where the heart — and good food — is. Such is the sentiment backing the evolution of the Buffalo Roadhouse Grill in Tonawanda. More...

Mentorship program builds relationships

Small-business owners need mentoring in order to keep their business on the straight road to successful longevity. More...

Events

Friday Morning Networking now weekly meetup More...

School Board adopts budget, includes no staff reductions - Free Access

The Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda Board of Education has adopted a 2014-15 budget totaling $151.8 million — one that includes no staff or program reductions. More...

Cuomo makes case for latest on time budget

Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in Amherst on Thursday to round the bases in a victory lap surrounding the 2014-15 state budget, which was passed in the Legislature before the April 1 deadline. More...

Editorial

Sleep critically important to everyone’s health

Bee Editorial

Everyone skips getting some shuteye occasionally, often pointing the finger at a lengthy to-do list or a packed social schedule, but the effects go deeper than shelling out an additional $2 in the morning for a cup of coffee. More...

Spindle items

• COOKING FOR A CAUSE — Anyone who works full time will attest to having little time left over on weeknights for cooking. More...

Out of the Past

Memories of summers past

Some people miss this place a lot: Pat’s Drive-In, now the site of a Walgreens. It closed in 1983 but lives on in memory. After some cruising on Sheridan Drive, it was the place to go for a hot dog. More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

TSCHAMLER, Hazel (nee McIntosh), of Lancaster, died Friday, April 4, 2014. Mrs. Tschamler is survived by her husband, John D. She was preceded in death by one sister, Margaret Rockwood, and one brother, Robert G. More...

Sports

Blue Devils have last shot with longtime players

Boys tennis preview

The Kenmore West boys tennis roster hasn’t changed much in recent years. Head coach Lisa Siegel has seen the same faces show up each year — some of whom since they were in middle school. More...

Bulldogs tennis starts season with split of two matches

Kenmore East head coach Dave Coates said he would love this year’s team to finish with an even record of wins and losses. So far after the first two matches, the Bulldogs are right on pace. More...

Kilijanski's Corner

The St. Joe’s baseball team is off to a hot start both literally and figuratively. More...

Entertainment

Theatre

thurs. 17 The Sunshine Boys — By Neil Simon and presented by Desiderio’s Dinner Theatre, 6 p.m. dinner, 7:30 p.m. More...

Family Activities

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Comedy

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