Weekly Feature



October 21, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorial

Now is the time to get vaccinated

Autumn is officially upon us. It is a season full of carving pumpkins, navigating corn mazes and sipping hot apple cider. Unfortunately, it is also the advent of flu season. More...

Spindle items

Ken-Ton Editor

CALLING ALL MUSICIANS — If you’re a young musician, you may want to apply for the Young Musician’s Scholarship from the Friends of the BPO Volunteers and the Buffalo Chamber Music Society. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago Oct. 31, 1990   More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

JONES, Arthur J. Jr. "Butch", died Monday, Oct. 12, 2015. More...

Sports

Jacks continue winning streak in T-NT Classic

Teams battle in 106th rivalry matchup

For more than a century, the Warriors of Tonawanda and the Lumberjacks of North Tonawanda would do battle on the gird iron.  The two neighbors sit on the canal. Family members are sometimes split by the creek. More...

Marauders fall to Bishop Timon in MMAA football

The Marauders of St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute lost a tough one to Monsignor Martin Athletic Association powerhouse Bishop Timon/St. More...

West defeats East in rivalry clash

Ford scores six touchdowns, breaks school single-game scoring record

Each year, East and West meet on the last Saturday of the regular season. More...

Entertainment

Halloween Events

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Family Activities

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Festivals

sun. 25  Zupapalooza Polish Soup Festival — Event features a plethora of authentic, freshly prepared Polish soups, 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 25, at the Knights of Columbus Father Justin Hall, 2735 Union Road, Cheektowaga; $. 864-6110   More...

Town of Tonawanda to share assessor services

The Town of Tonawanda will be the first municipality in Erie County to share assessor services with two other communities, according to Councilman Joseph Emminger.  “There will be a savings of [$70,000] to $80,000 in the first year alone, More...

Erie County budget keeps tax rate steady

Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz unveiled the county’s proposed budget for 2016 last week — a proposal that holds the line on the tax rate, increases investment in public safety and infrastructure, supports tourism promotion and provi More...

Local News

BEING SAFE

— In recognition of National Fire Prevention Week, which is Oct. More...

Kenmore East, German students to perform at Riviera Theatre

Students from a high school jazz band in Germany will travel to Western New York to join several local high school ensembles for two days of jazz events, including the Music is Art Youth Jazz Festival at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. More...

Hall of Fame dinner set for Oct. 23 at Salvatore’s Italian Gardens

Bishop Fallon High School and Holy Angels Collegiate Institute Alumni Association Inc. will be celebrating their 14th annual Hall of Fame Dinner at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 23, at Salvatore’s Italian Gardens, 6461 Transit Road, Depew.   More...

Letters to the Editor

Billboards bring notice to nonprofit

Ken-Ton Meals on Wheels has billboards up on Sheridan Drive near the train tracks, Delaware and Canterbury, Niagara Falls Boulevard near Eggert, and Englewood near Parker.  The boards are a step in our education of our community about who we are More...

Police Blotter

Woman in pink pajamas walking in and out of traffic

Village of Kenmore  Friday, Oct. 9  A Parkwood Avenue resident reported that her nephew was refusing to go to school. A Tremont Avenue resident reported that someone entered a nearby residence with shovels. More...

Education

Homecoming 2015

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Rev. Krzeszowski visits St. John’s students, shares faith

The Rev. Dawid Krzeszowski recently shared his faith with the students of St. John the Baptist School in Kenmore.  Krzeszowski was born in rural Poland near the birthplace of St. More...

Mount St. Mary to offer Catholic High School Entrance and Scholarship Exam

Mount St. Mary Academy will offer the Catholic High School Entrance and Scholarship Exam at 8 a.m.Saturday,Nov.21,attheschool, located at 3756 Delaware Ave.  Mount St. More...

Lifestyles

Bookshop gives life to forgotten works

The works of Roycroft founder Elbert Hubbard sits awaiting a buyer at the shop. Each of the leather-bound books was signed by the author. I magine that you have a friend or relative who is about to graduate from college or celebrate a birthday. More...

Explore & More Museum at library

The Explore & More Children’s Museum will be at the Kenmore Library to present a program titled “Multicultural Masks!” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22, at the library, 160 Delaware Road. More...

Business

Kenmore Urgent Care offers immediate medical assistance

Whether you’re visiting the doctor for an emergency or a routine checkup, the waiting time is often a major concern.  More...

BNSME to hold dinner meeting on Oct. 26

The Buffalo Niagara Sales and Marketing Executives will hold a dinner meeting beginning at 5:15 p.m. Monday, Oct. 26, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, 2 Fountain Plaza, Buffalo. More...

LDI to present workshop on human interaction

The Leadership Development Institute will present a human interaction workshop from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 4, in the fourth-floor conference center at 130 S. Elmwood Ave., Buffalo.  More...