Weekly Feature

October 10, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorial

Culture Club can stand test of time

Bee Editorial

Humans by nature are social creatures, which is why groups such as the Culture Club cater to our need to gather in groups for the purpose of having conversation.  More...

Spindle items

IN THE SPIRIT —For the past couple of weeks, my son has been begging me to make the interior of our home scary.  Personally, I thought my house appeared terrifying enough with the dust bunnies lurking in the corners and piles of laundry th More...

Out of the Past

Let’s go team

(Do you have a memory of the Ken-Ton area you would like to share with Bee readers? Send it to “Out of the Past,” Ken-Ton Bee, 5564 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14221-5410).   More...

Sports

Marauders storm back in second half to beat Lions

Football

It took a resurgent performance in the second half, but the St. More...

Bulldogs defeat Starpoint on last-second run by McMahon

The Kenmore East football team won its second game of the season on Saturday in dramatic and memorable fashion.  More...

Kenmore JV field hockey enjoying strong 2012 season

Kenmore’s JV field hockey team, a combined team featuring girls from Kenmore East and Kenmore West High Schools as well as Kenmore Middle School, currently owns a 6-2 record with five games left on the season. More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Scholarship Run to honor Lou Reuter   The annual Lou Reuter Memorial Scholarship Run and Walk will be held starting at 8:30 a.m. on Oct. 13 at Kenmore East High School, 350 Fries Road, Tonawanda. More...

Board asks questions for study to answer

The Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda School District took the first steps in crafting a feasibility study during a work session held last week.  Board members held a workshop with SES Study Team LLC, the firm hired to assist with the district’s a More...

Culture Club of Kenmore celebrates 100 years

When Mrs. More...

Local News

Licenses, IDs to get military veteran mark

New York State veterans will have one more badge of honor to show when a new state law goes into effect next year.  More...

Schimminger receives business endorsements

Assemblyman Robin Schimminger, D-C-I, Kenmore, has recently received the backing of two business organizations — Unshackle Upstate, a bipartisan coalition of more than 80 business and trade organizations, and the National Federation of Independ More...

Working Families Party endorses Amodeo for NYS Senate

The Working Families Party on Thursday announced its endorsement of Mike Amodeo, Democratic candidate for the State Senate’s 60th District.  More...

Obituaries

Death Notices

BRYER, Everett W., of Tonawanda, died Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012. Mr. Bryer is survived by his wife, Kathryn L. More...

Peter F. Coit Sr., member of prominent Buffalo family

Peter F. Coit Sr., 88, of Amherst, died Monday, Sept. 24, 2012.  More...

George V. Loncar, veteran, Buffalo police lieutenant,

George V. Loncar, 92, of Tonawanda, died Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.  Mr. Loncar was born in Buffalo and graduated from Riverside High School in 1939.  He went on to serve in the Army for three years during World War II.  More...

Lifestyles

Comics relieved

Western New York’s budding comedy scene lands marquee venue for talent

Anthony Rizzo wasn’t exactly looking to become the next Seinfeld. More...

Red Cross offering babysitting training

The YWCA Tonawandas will host an American Red Cross Babysitter’s Training Class on Saturday, Oct. 20, at the YWCA Tonawandas, 49 Tremont St., North Tonawanda. The training will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and is for youth ages 11 through 15. More...

Bee Senior News

Town of Tonawanda Senior Center  The Town of Tonawanda Senior Center, 291 Ensminger Road, announced that the following events will take place at the center:   More...

Business

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation recognizes Kenmore businessman as Rising Star

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation has named a Village of Kenmore business man as one of the organization’s Rising Stars for 2012.  More...

Solar and green building tour coming to Western New York Oct. 13

On Saturday, Oct. 13, more than 1,500 people from across Western New York will experience the Solar & Green Building Tour, an annual event held by the Western New York Sustainable Energy Association.  More...

New Dunn Tire open on Niagara Falls Boulevard

Dunn Tire added a new location to the area by opening a store at 7616 Niagara Falls Blvd. near the Tops/Target Plaza.  The new location features state-of-the-art auto equipment to more efficiently serve customers.  More...