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November 15, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

State of the Village set for Nov. 16

Kenmore Mayor Patrick Mang will present the State of the Village on Thursday, Nov. 16, at GiGi’s Cucina Povera, at 981 Kenmore Ave.  More...

Editorial

Enjoy winter events in your neighborhood

Although there hasn’t been a big snowfall, cities, town and villages are preparing for their winter events and getting ready to spread holiday cheer the first week of December. More...

Spindle items

OUT WEST — My husband and I recently got back from our honeymoon out West.  More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago Nov. 18, 1992   More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.I think the Buffalo Sabres should change the color of their jerseys. If they changed the color, I think they would start winning just about every game, and they could be in first place and possibly win the Stanley Cup.  More...

Education

Paperback book sale slated at library

The Friends of the North Tonawanda Public Library will hold a paperback book sale from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, and from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. More...

Lifestyles

100 years later...Buffalo City Mission Continues to Serve Area's Homeless

Reporter

When the Buffalo City Mission opened its doors in 1917, it provided services similar to a soup kitchen, offering food and shelter to those in need.  More...

Town Board adopts 2018 budget

The Town of Tonawanda’s 2018 spending plan includes a slight tax increase for residents with no cuts in services.  Although the town faces challenges after the closing of the Huntley Power Station, 2018 marks the second year that the town More...

Ken-Ton School District launches history page on website

To learn more about the history of the school district, families can now visit the district’s website to discover more about “The Story of Ken-Ton Schools.”  More...

Local News

New helicopters signal ‘tremendous step forward’ for Mercy Flight

Mercy Flight of Western New York is acquiring three new helicopters for $23 million, in a move officials say will increase the emergency management organization’s response times, safety and overall operational abilities.  More...

LINDSAY’S RUN —

Runners take off at the corner of Clinton and Morgan streets for the 13th annual Lindsay’s Legacy 5K Run through the City of Tonawanda on Saturday. More...

Winter parking bans delayed in village, town

The Village of Kenmore is delaying the start of the winter on-street parking ban until Dec. More...

Police Blotter

Resident reports loud wind chimes

Village of Kenmore  Monday, Nov. 6   A caller reported three men trying car handles as they walked down Parkwood Avenue.  A Kinsey Avenue resident reported that someone hit her vehicle sometime overnight.  More...

Obituaries

Juliane M. Foley, active with youth groups

Juliane M. Foley (nee Macakanja), 50, of Amherst, died Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017.  Mrs. Foley was born on July 26, 1967. More...

Sports

Lancaster boasts First Team player at three spots

All Bee Football — Defense

Apparently, 2017 is the year of the Legends when it comes to football.  More...

Eric Rupp repeats as All-Bee Football Coach of the Year

Second-year Lancaster football coach Eric Rupp has already constructed an epic start to his head coaching career, posting a 21-1 record while winning sectional titles in each of his first two seasons and guiding the Legends to this weekend’s st More...

Senior Andreessen named Defensive Player of the Year

Lancaster’s football program has won two consecutive Section VI Class AA titles and now has had team members named the All-Bee Football Team’s Defensive Player of the Year for a second straight season.  Coincidence? Hardly.  More...

Business

Canalside Wine and Spirits opens on Webster Street

Eva Christ and John Black are keeping a piece of North Tonawanda history alive by opening Canalside Wine and Spirits at 14 Webster St. The building has been a liquor store since 1934. More...

LLS launches new fundraising competition

The Western & Central New York Chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is seeking high school students who are enthusiastic about volunteerism, philanthropy, community outreach and leadership for a new fundraising competition called Studen More...

BNSME to host networking dinner

The Buffalo Niagara Sales & Marketing Executives will be hosting a progressive networking dinner starting at 5:15 p.m. Monday, Nov. 27, at the Millennium Hotel, 2040 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga. More...