Weekly Feature

July 20, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

‘Just paint’: artist showcases work in Artpark exhibit

After picking random images from a box — from sources such as vintage ads, news photos and the Mexican game La Lotería — Bruce Adams spontaneously creates a painting without trepidation. More...

Editorial

Practice safety while out playing Pokemon Go

In the late 1990s, children and adults may remember playing Pokemon on their Game Boy or collecting the cards. Now, individuals are diving back into the Pokemon world through an app called Pokemon Go. More...

Spindle items

Editor

LITTLE LIBRARY — If you are driving down Irving Terrace, you might want to stop by a Little Free Library, where neighbors and residents of the community can take a book or drop one off. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago July 24, 1991   More...

Sports

Trevor Pray earns Ken-Ton Male Athlete of the Year honor

Trevor Pray finished his high school career in dream fashion.  The Kenmore East standout put away the game-winning goal in overtime of the New York State Championship, giving his team a 3-2 win over Skaneateles.  “Scoring the game-win More...

Knights remain perfect at Tombstone’s expense

The Tombstone Saloon lost to the still-perfect Knights by just one run, 9-8, in recent 50+ Division Glory Days Softball action.  More...

High school teams to compete in Off Field Challenge

High school sports teams across the region are hosting Unyts blood drives this summer as part of the third annual Off Field Challenge.  The Off Field Challenge is a campaign by Unyts, the Buffalo Bills and ADPRO Sports to increase blood donation More...

Entertainment

Theatre

fri. 22 & sat. 23  Kindertransport — As part of Fostering the Future and presented by the Buffalo Academy for Visual and Performing Arts Department of Theatre Arts, 7 p.m. Friday, July 22, and 2 p.m. More...

Live Local in WNY

thurs. 21  Dosareality — 6 p.m., as part of Music On Main, The Bee, 5564 Main Williamsville. 632-4700, www.beenews.com   More...

Concerts

thurs. 21   More...

Free concert, Taste of Kenmore slated for Friday

The Kenmore Merchants Association will be hosting the Taste of Kenmore in conjunction with the annual Concert on the Village Green from 4 to 11 p.m. More...

Ken-Ton Garden Tour slated for July 22-24

The annual Ken-Ton Garden Tour is scheduled to take place from Friday, July 22, through Sunday, July 24.  Gardens will be open for display during the following hours:   8:30 to 11 p.m. Friday  10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 8:30 to 11 p.m. More...

Notice regarding Dirt Cheap TV Insert

Great deals in this week's Dirt Cheap TV insert

NOTICE: The Dirt Cheap TV insert titled Christmas in July in this week's Bee Newspaper lists a DJI Phantom for $159.99. Due to an error it does not include a camera. More...

Local News

Kenmore resident volunteers in Mexico

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

While many college students fill their summer vacations with part-time jobs, internships and hanging out with their hometown friends, one Kenmore resident is spending hers abroad, giving back to children in need.  More...

St. John’s students help those with cerebral palsy

The Student Council at St. More...

Funds to promote walkability in Kenmore

A $255,000 grant, secured by Assemblyman Robin Schimminger, will make the Village of Kenmore more walkable.  “This funding will benefit the residents of Kenmore, and all those who visit, by significantly improving the right of way along El More...

Police Blotter

Village of Kenmore

Monday, July 11   A Victoria Boulevard resident reported a barking dog that was chained up outside.  A passerby reported a woman wearing a dark hoodie and jeans, who was sitting at the curb at Wabash and Wilber avenues, crying.  More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

PABST, Susan Marie, of Kenmore, died Monday, July 11, 2016. Ms. Pabst is survived by one child, Michael, and three siblings, Shirley, Rhoda and Kathryn. The family will be present from 5 to 8 p.m. More...

Rosemary A. Baer, bookkeeper

Rosemary Ann Baer, 91, of Kenmore, died Friday, July 8, 2016.  Mrs. Baer, the former Rosemary Kniffin, was born Dec. 1, 1924, in Silver Springs, New York, to Charles and Mary Lafferty Kniffin.  More...

Lifestyles

Bisons prepare for STAR WARS NIGHT

The second half of the season is under way for the Buffalo Bisons, and with it comes an array of exciting promotional events.  A fan favorite is the ninth annual Star Wars Night, which will take place at Coca-Cola Field on Saturday, July 23.&nbs More...

Book sale to be held at history museum

During Canal Fest, the North Tonawanda History Museum will open its used book sale from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, July 23. The museum is located at 54 Webster St., North Tonawanda. More...

Musician finds new groove in latest album

Prior to creating his sixth album that is now available for purchase, musician Mick Hayes knew he wanted to move into a new sound after his previous records consisted of blues, rock and acoustic based music. More...

Business

Purent of Buffalo delivers convenience to customers

For families and businesses in need of carpet cleaning, Purent aims to deliver quality and satisfaction to its customers.  With Purent of Buffalo, NY, a customer can reserve a carpet cleaning machine to rent for either a 24- or 48-hour period a More...

SCORE to hold recruitment open house

Buffalo Niagara SCORE will hold a free volunteer recruitment open house from 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday, July 28, at the Harbor- Center, 100 Washington St., Buffalo. The open house will explain the SCORE mission and what it means to be a volunteer. More...

‘Christmas in July’ to benefit B-Team holiday event

BN360 will host “Christ- mas in July,” a happy hour for a cause, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 21, at the New York Beer Project, 6933 S. Transit Road, Lockport. More...