Weekly Feature



May 6, 2015 RSS feed / Local News

North Tonawanda Anniversaries abound at History Museum

Several community anniversaries are being observed this year, and residents have several ways to celebrate.  The North Tonawanda History Museum is at the center of the excitement. More...

Franklin Food Truck Night slated for May 14

The Franklin Middle School Parent Teacher Association will host the inaugural Franklin Food Truck Night Thursday, May 14.  The event will feature a basket raffle, student concert and art show planned, and the event will support field trips and p More...

Voter registration assistance available May 6,12 at Ken-Ton Administrative Building

From 2 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 6, and from 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday, May 12, those who are not yet registered to vote in the Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda School District can come to the Administrative Building at 1500 Colvin Blvd. More...

Kenmore East to hold induction ceremonies for Hall of Distinction

Kenmore East High School and its Alumni Association will hold its sixth induction ceremonies for the school’s Hall of Distinction at 7 p.m. Friday, May 8, in the auditorium at the school, 350 Fries Road.  More...

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

Volunteer firefighter hits 50 years of service   There have been a lot of variables in a volunteer firefighting career that spans over five decades and has seen thousands of calls, but Jim Zeller’s humility has been a constant.  More...

Ken-Ton Closet looking for vounteers to help move

The Ken-Ton Closet is looking for volunteers to assist May 15 and 16 as it moves supplies from its location inside the Sheridan Parkside community building, 169 Sheridan Parkside Drive, to Franklin Middle/Elementary School, 540 Parkhurst Blvd.  More...

ENJOYING THE SUNSHINE —

Tom Mahl takes a ride along the Two Mile Creek bike path on a beautiful Sunday afternoon. More...

Hardwick partners with City of Tonawanda Police Department to request grant for scuba team

Erie County Legislator Kevin Hardwick is partnering with the City of Tonawanda Police Department to request a grant for a scuba-diving team  Hardwick recently joined an effort to secure a federal grant to support the City of Tonawanda Police Dep More...

News Brief

A meat raffle will take place from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday, May 15, at Live Host No. 4 fire hall, 71 Vandervoort St., North Tonawanda. There is free admission, with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. The first raffle will be at 7 p.m. More...

TOWN OF TONAWANDA Fiscal Year 2015 First Program Year Action Plan (April 1, 2015 – March 31, 2016) 5-Year Consolidated Plan (2015-2019)

The Town of Tonawanda has prepared and adopted its 5-Year Consolidated Plan (2015-2019) and First Program Year Action Plan for Fiscal Year 2015. The Plans were submitted to the Department of Housing and Urban Development on April 8, 2015. More...

Cardinal O’Hara prepares for Fine Arts Night May 12

Cardinal O’Hara High School will host a “Fine Arts Night” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 12, at the school, located at 39 O’Hara Road. More...