Weekly Feature

March 16, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Irish-American Club celebrates 40th anniversary

Rosemary Schoenwald opened an old scrapbook and perused the articles and colorful photos that captured the memories of a club she helped create 40 years ago.  More...

Editorial

Family Support Center provides needed services

Bee Editorial

There is a direct connection between a student’s behavior and academic success, and the strength of that student’s family bond.  More...

Spindle items

DARLENE DONOHUE

AN IDEA FOR THE KEN EAST MUSIC PROGRAM— As I was formatting the article about the Kenmore East High School guitarist who’s making a name for himself among the state’s young musicians, I was again reminded of how much musical talent More...

Out of the Past

This old house

Although dates are not available, it is safe to say these views of Delaware and Warren avenues in Kenmore date to the early 1920s and early 1980s, respectively. More...

Education

On the Campus

Andrew Henning of Buffalo earned dean’s list status for the fall 2010 semester at Buffalo State College. He is the son of Richard and Carol Henning and a graduate of Kenmore East High School.   More...

Producer, alum gives speech at Mount St. Mary NHS induction

Everyone, no matter how successful, faces challenges.  That is the sentiment that Michelle Cumbo, Mount St. More...

Ken-Ton School District forum gauges input from parents

Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda Board of Education president Bob Dana promised parents he would personally meet with every school’s parent group, all 13 of them, prior to the end of the 2010-11 school year.  More...

Lifestyles

"Love Letters" returns to O'Hara stage

Class of 1965 graduates Robin Schimminger, a state assemblyman, and Diane Gilcrist Caruana, wife of Town of Tonawanda supervisor Anthony Caruana, will once again return to the Cardinal O’Hara High School's stage for a benefit performance of A.R. More...

"Hello, DOLLY!"

... a delightful dandy

Put on your Sunday clothes, and get ready to say hello to Dolly — a meddling matchmaker with old-fashioned charm and her own agenda. Kenmore East High School will be performing “Hello, More...

Library News

Brighton Place  999 Brighton Road, 332-4375  Hours: Closed Sunday and Monday; noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday   More...

Entertainment

Theater

thurs. 17 . Aunt Dan and Lemon — Wallace Shawn’s play explores the relationship between young Lemon and her family’s larger than life friend Aunt Dan. More...

Family Activities

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Literature

thurs. 17 .Northside Writers Group — Join the group in discussion and informal readings, 7 p.m. Thursday, March 17 at Crossroads Lutheran Church, 4640 Main St., Amherst; Free.  More...

Center’s services in high demand

Hours of operation may be reduced

The number of those seeking the services provided by the Kenmore Tonawanda School District’s Family Support Center is on the rise according to figures provided at the March 8 Board of Education meeting.  (See editorial on page four)  More...

Town board backs E3 program

The Tonawanda Town Board on Monday approved support for a program that is focused on helping businesses conduct environmentally friendly operations.  More...

Local News

Photo

A WARM MEAL — Ida Thomas, left, of Kenmore, along with Barbara Schlant and Mary Almeter, both of the Town of Tonawanda, shared soup and conversation on March 9 at St. More...

Police search continues for drive-by shooter

Town of Tonawanda police continue to search for those responsible for a drive-by shooting that occurred last week.  It was reported that at approximately 12:30 a.m. More...

All-girls event focuses on mind, body, soul

The Buffalo Branch of the American Association of University Women and Buffalo State College present the 13th annual Sister to Sister Summit titled “Let’s Get Fit: Mind, Body and Soul.”  The event will be held from 8:15 a.m. More...

Obituaries

Martin remembered for wit as well as scoring punch

He was one of the most recognizable men ever to play professional hockey in Buffalo. More...

Coty-Ann Henk, loan supervisor

Coty-Ann Henk (nee Shattuck), 80, of Kenmore, died Saturday, March 12, 2011, at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital after a short illness.  Ms. Henk was born Nov. More...

Edward J. Wolf, safety officer at Roswell Park

Edward J. Wolf, 65, of Kenmore, died Thursday, March 10, 2011, at home after a long illness.  Mr. Wolf was born Oct. 18, 1945, in Buffalo. He graduated with the class of 1963 from St. More...

Sports

Bulldogs compete at State Championship

Boys Swimming

During the first weekend of March, members of Kenmore East boys swimming team joined the Section VI team and traveled to the Nassau County Aquatic Center in Uniondale, Long Island to compete in the New York State Championship Swimming and Diving Meet More...

Hawks fall in OT in state playoffs

Girls Basketball

The dream all season for the Cardinal O’Hara Hawks was to win a state championship, something the girls basketball program had never done. More...

ECC wins program’s first national title

Men’s hockey

After falling one game shy of winning a national championship last year, the Erie Community College men’s hockey team was determined to make up for the devastating defeat.  More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Combined band concert at Kenmore West HS   More...

Business

Allstate provides consumers with tips for protecting home during flood season

Floods are the most common and expensive natural disasters in the Unites States, causing more than $2 billion in property damage every year.  This spring — for the third consecutive year — the National Weather Service once again warn More...

Women’s retailer conducting model search

The maurices store, which has a location on Niagara Falls Boulevard in Amherst, is putting out a nationwide casting call of sorts.  More...

Village resident named to board of directors

Kenmore resident Mary Ellen Creighton, director of nursing for pediatrics and critical care at Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo was named to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of WNY. More...