Weekly Feature



June 18, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Dog Days of Kenmore celebrates canines

Event slated for Sunday

Wagging tails and wet noses will be in abundance at the annual Northtown Subaru Dog Days of Kenmore event from noon to 4 p.m. More...

Editorial

Town summer activities are great value

Bee Editorial

A s students count down the days to the start of summer vacation, we want to remind you that there are many opportunities in your town to keep your children entertained and preoccupied with healthy, enriching activities — many of which are free More...

Spindle items

• SUPPORT THE FARMERS — One of my favorite things to do on Saturday mornings during the summer is go to the North Tonawanda Farmers Market, which is open year round on Robinson Street.  More...

Out of the Past

Turnover of storefronts

This is Delaware Avenue in Kenmore, from Warren Avenue — on the left — to Euclid Avenue, in 1965. Included are the Your Host Restaurant, the Lobster House, and a place to buy appliances and pay a gas bill.   More...

Police Blotter

Kittens reported on the loose near Elmwood Avenue

Village of Kenmore

Friday, June 6  • An anonymous neighbor reported hearing someone yelling from across the street, “Call the police!”  More...

Obituaries

Death Notices

CANDLER, Randolph D., of Buffalo, died June 6, 2014. Mr. Candler is survived by his wife, Sharon Armstrong; one daughter, Karen Candler-Ball; one son, Randolph D. Jr.; and two grandchildren, Tyler and Kasey Candler-Ball. More...

Sports

Canisius walks off to claim Georgetown Cup

Monsignor Martin baseball

The seventh inning just didn’t go the Marauders’ way during Game 2 of the Georgetown Cup finals at Coca Cola Field on June 10.   The game was tied 1-1 entering the seventh with St. More...

All-Bee Softball team slated for next week

The Bee will announce its third annual All-Bee Softball Team in next week’s edition. More...

Gilbert wins MVP for North team at senior all-star game

Boys lacrosse

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Entertainment

Walking Tours

fri. 20  Evening Riverwalk — This 6-mile walk is presented by the Foothills Trail Club, 6:30 p.m. Friday, June 20, meet near the Riverwalk across from Mississippi Mudds, 313 Niagara St., Tonawanda; Free. More...

Family Activities

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Special Events

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Running tracks at Adams and Crosby fields to see repairs

Runners will notice improved track surfaces come fall at Adams and Crosby fields.  These tracks are slated for repairs and resurfacing this summer. More...

ROYALTY

Cassie Belden and Paul D'Auria dance as prom king and queen at the Kenmore East prom held on Friday evening at the Lafayette Hotel in Buffalo. See more photos on Page 10.   More...

Local News

Band director one step closer to Grammy

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

It would be hard to say Phil Aguglia’s life could get better than it is right now. More...

Libraries in 140th Assembly District receive grant funding

Four public libraries located in the 140th Assembly District have received state grants for construction and renovation of their buildings and library systems, according to Assemblyman Robin Schimminger.  The Town of Tonawanda’s Kenilworth More...

Town of Tonawanda police locate missing girl

Shortly after midnight on Monday, Town of Tonawanda police received notification that Kevin W. Cetola, 46, of Amherst, had not returned with his 9-year-old daughter after picking her up at her City of Tonawanda home around 7 p.m. More...

Letters to the Editor

Thank you, KVIS for recent efforts

In my life I have been blessed to be surrounded by some of the strongest, progressive, proactive people who work hard to catapult our community to a better place.  I wanted to take the time today to thank the efforts of everyone who was involved More...

Bergdahl exchange was wrong decision

I just read David Sherman’s column in last week’s Bee on the Bowe Bergdahl prisoner exchange. He is spot on with his opinion.  More...

Lifestyles

Kenmore East Prom 2014

Mike Alessi takes a selfie with his friends at the Kenmore East prom held at the Lafayette Hotel in Buffalo. More...

‘City of Night’ combines history, art

Dancing Shadows

As the sun sets over Buffalo’s Silo City, art awakens.  From 4 p.m. to 1 a.m. More...

Boater safety course slated

A boater safety course will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, June 24, and Wednesday, June 25, at the City of Tonawanda Fire Department, 44 William St., Tonawanda. More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

‘Messy Play’ program slated for June 18   More...

Business

Chamber of Commerce benefits large businesses as well as small

The Kenmore-Tonawanda area has a mix of companies that help support and employ the people who live here. More...

Elmwood Health Center recognized for Patient-Centered Medical Home Program

The Elmwood Health Center, run by People Inc., was recently certified at the highest possible level by the National Committee for Quality Assurance through its Patient-Centered Medical Home Program.  More...

Events

Bryant & Stratton workshop to aid business startups   More...