Weekly Feature



August 6, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Thank-A-Vet outreach event comes to Brounshidle Post

Erie County Clerk Chris Jacobs’ “Thank-A-Vet” outreach event will take place next from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, at the Milton J. More...

Editorial

Diabetes prevention program helps save lives

Bee Editorial

Prediabetes means your blood glucose (sugar) is higher than normal but not yet diabetes. In other words, if you act now, you may just save your life and never get the debilitating disease.  More...

Spindle items

• LAST STRETCH — Sadly, I heard on the radio the other day a “back to school” commercial advertising school supplies.  More...

Out of the Past

On the fence

Michelle Pond and David Rust, voted “Most Athletic” by the senior class, strike a pose in the 1971 Kenmore East High School yearbook.  (Do you have a memory of the Ken-Ton area you would like to share with Bee readers? More...

Police Blotter

Dispute over bushes leads to gun threat

Village of Kenmore

Friday, July 25  • A Lasalle Avenue resident reported there were vehicles parked illegally in front of the fire hydrants on the street.  • A Tremont Avenue resident reported that she heard someone trying to gain access to her home More...

Sports

St. Joe’s Davis leads North over South

All-Star Football Classic

Nigel Davis put on a show at the 39th annual Kensington Lions Club/ADPRO All-Star High School Football Classic Wednesday, July 30 at Depew High School’s Frank Constantino Sports Complex.  More...

Kilijanski's Corner

This week’s baseball fundamental for the Ken-Ton little leaguers is about properly tagging out a base stealer at second base. More...

Fall baseball league seeking teams

The Western New York Boys of Summer fall travel baseball league is accepting team registrations at the 11 through 16-year old age levels, based on players’ 2015 playing ages, for its upcoming season. More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Riviera Theatre to feature Frankie Avalon Sept. 20   More...

Business

Students dance their way to success at David DeMarie studio

For dance students in Western New York, David DeMarie studio has been a staple of the community since 1968. More...

Electronics recycling event to take place at Tonawanda High School

Sen. Mark Grisanti will be hosting an electronics recycling event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. More...

Daniels Restaurant opens under new owner

Scott Donhauser, owner and executive chef, has reopened Daniels Restaurant in Hamburg. The restaurant, which has been in business for 23 years, is housed at 174 Buffalo St. More...

Summerfest slated for Aug. 13-15

The Town of Tonawanda’s celebration of all things summer is slated to take place Aug. 13-15 at various locations throughout the town, including the Senior Center, Lincoln Park, Lincoln Pool and Brighton Arena.  More...

MAKING IT PRETTY

Mary Boblak plants flowers and shrubs in front of the Kenmore Branch of the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library system. More...

Ken-Ton Family YMCA provides diabetes prevention program

Though the numbers are staggering, Kelly Standage and Mary Ann Drake are determined to fight the country’s diabetes epidemic head-on.  (See editorial on page four)  Employees of the Southtowns Family YMCA in West Seneca, the women wer More...

Local News

Kenmore native hired by Charlotte Ballet

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

Kenmore native and Tonawanda resident Kristine Butler has an opportunity this year that most 19-year-old ballerinas can only dream of. More...

National Night Out to take place at Lincoln Arena

The Town of Tonawanda Crime Resistance Executive Board will hold its 29th “National Night Out” event from 6 to 8:30 p.m. today at Lincoln Arena, 1200 Parker Blvd.  More...

Niawanda Park to feature musicals Aug. 7

Free productions of the musicals “Disney’s Winnie The Pooh Kids” and “Godspell” will be performed by In Good Company Productions in the David L. More...

Letters to the Editor

Buffalo poised for a comeback

I am a native of Western New York and have lived in Cleveland since 1973. I want to thank David Sherman for a very accurate and positive portrayal in his July 16 column of what has been emerging in Northern Ohio for about the last 18 months.  More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heards

.I’m calling about the three news stations not wanting to cover the National Gold Bowling Tournament. The reason they don’t want to cover it is because they are more interested in covering the same news day after day. More...

Lifestyles

The fun of Fishing

A s I unfold my battered red lawn chair on the grass, a familiar feeling of relaxation begins to wash over me. Fishing has been one of my favorite ways to unwind since I was a small child. More...

Mount St. Mary to hold arts and craft show

Mount St. Mary Academy is accepting applications for its outdoor summer arts and craft show, to be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at the school, 3756 Delaware Ave., Kenmore. More than 10,000 visitors are expected. More...

Library News

Kenmore Library 160 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; closed Sundays   More...