Weekly Feature



April 19, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Pipe dreams come true for theater organist

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

For 22-year-old Curtis Cook of East Amherst, wanting to play the theater organ wasn’t only for its powerful resonance and ability to imitate a full pit orchestra.  “I tell people it’s an instrument for people who like pushing b More...

WEARING A MAGIC HAT —

Jack Johnson plays the role of Harry Houdini as part of the 2017 Living Museum event. More...

Plaques along Rails to Trails path available

The Town of Tonawanda Youth, Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting applications for individuals wishing to purchase memorial plaques along the Town of Tonawanda Rails to Trails path.  Bronze plaques with room for up to four lines can More...

Senior News

These activities are scheduled at the Town of Tonawanda Senior Center, 291 Ensminger Road, Tonawanda, which is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Meals are held at noon daily for a $3 voluntary donation. Attendees must have a reservation. More...

News Brief

St. Andrew’s Catholic Youth Organization will be sponsoring a middle school dance at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 29, at St. Andrew’s Country Day School, 1545 Sheridan Drive, Kenmore. Attendees should enter Donovan Center Door No. More...

Workers’ Compensation reform to produce savings for New Yorkers

The passage of a Senate-led Workers’ Compensation Reform package is expected to produce hundreds of millions of dollars in employer savings across New York while also improving protections for injured workers, according to state Sen. More...

Big Kenmore Cleanup slated for April 29

The Kenmore Village Improvement Society is preparing for its seventh annual Big Kenmore Cleanup, starting at 9 a.m. More...

Kenilworth Library to install carpeting

New carpeting will be installed from April 24 to 28 at the Kenilworth Branch Library, at 318 Montrose Ave.  The library will be closed during this time, but the drop box will remain open for library material returns.  More...