Weekly Feature



September 7, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Young Citizens Police Academy returns in Kenmore

This fall, students can learn about the operations of the Kenmore Police Department in the Young Citizens Police Academy.  The program, which is being hosted by the Kenmore Police Juvenile Bureau, was last held in 2008.  According to Juveni More...

Editorial

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Ken-Ton Editor

FORUM — This month, the Erie County Local Emergency Planning Committee is hosting its annual public information forum to discuss emergency preparedness and response in Erie County.   More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago Sept. 11, 1991   More...

A day in the life of a ‘sidewalk superintendent’

Managing Editor

There is a major construction project in progress that almost entirely surrounds the block where I work. More...

Lifestyles

Buffalo Gets Set to "Light The Night"

Even with the extensive research nationwide and signs of progress being made, cancer still rears its ugly head. More...

Entertainment

Theatre

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Live Local in WNY

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Performance

fri. 9  The Fieldhands with Kathy Moriarty — 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9, at Unitarian Universalist Church of Amherst, 6320 Main St., Williamsville; $.  sat. 10   More...

Primary election set for Sept. 13

Voters in the 60th State Senate District will choose the Democratic and Republican nominees for the seat of Sen. Marc Panepinto in the primary election set for Tuesday, Sept. More...

Healing Field to display memorial of flags

Western New Yorkers can witness the area’s first Healing Field display of 3,000 flags in North Tonawanda’s Gratwick-Riverside Park this weekend. More...

Local News

enCourage Kids Providing carefree ‘Escapes’ for children

When children receive a difficult diagnosis, families often seek ways to help them escape their challenging medical future. The enCourage Kids Foundation aims to do just that.  More...

Acting DA, police agencies create new DWI policy

Individuals facing a second felony driving while intoxicated arrest should know that a new policy in Erie County will be seizing a key component from offenders: their car.  Acting District Attorney Michael Flaherty Jr. More...

FILL THE BOOT

— City of Tonawanda firefighter Butch Dagostino collects donations for the Muscular Dystrophy Association Fill The Boot event at Twin City Highway and Young Street on Friday. More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

DiPASQUALE, Anthony F. Jr., of Tonawanda, died on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016. Mr. DiPasquale is survived by his wife, Frances; four children, Anthony, Jonathan, Joseph and Tiffany; three grandchildren; and two siblings, John and Susan. More...

Sports

Kelly impresses for Marauders in 29-12 win over South Park

Sports Reporter

Friday was a night for good impressions at All-High Stadium.  St. More...

Blue Devils kick off season with blowout win

The Kenmore West football program started off the John Haynes Era with a bang.  The Blue Devils rolled to a 53-12 victory at Riverside Friday night. More...

Big second half rallies Tonawanda boys soccer past Eden

Tonawanda’s boys soccer team scored four times in the second half, including three goals in the first 11 minutes, on its way to a 4-2 road win over Eden Friday.  Junior Aaron Holler, assisted by junior Noah Gillis, tied the game at 1-1 fou More...

Business

Schofield Care makes new appointments

Schofield Care has made recent appointments to Schofield Residence and its affiliates, according to a press release.  Dawn Friend has been appointed director of Nursing and Resident Care Services. More...

Educational breakfast offered for FSPs

The Buffalo Chapter Society of Financial Service Professionals will host an educational breakfast at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 8, at Giancarlo’s Sicilian Steak House and Pizzeria, 5110 Main St., Williamsville.  More...

Kenmore resident receives designation

Merchants Insurance Group recently announced that Robert Tromans, data analytics specialist in the Actuarial Department, has been awarded the professional actuarial designation associate of the Casualty Actuarial Society.  More...