Weekly Feature



September 6, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

IN THE BOOT —

Caesar “Butch” D’Agostino, from the City of Tonawanda Professional Firefighters IAFF Local No. More...

Editorial

As school year starts, youth safety should be priority

As school resumes this week, the streets will be filled with yellow buses and thousands of children. We should take it upon ourselves as responsible parents and citizens to be more mindful of the physical safety of children. More...

Spindle items

Ken-Ton Editor

SAVE THE DATE — In September, there will still be plenty of activities to enjoy outside before the weather gets too cold.  More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago Sept. 9, 1992   More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.With this devastating Hurricane Harvey in Texas, I’m wondering where are all the other countries. More...

Education

Cyberbullying topic of O’Hara program

Kathleen Gust from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children will focus on internet safety at an anti cyberbullying presentation scheduled for 1:15 p.m. Friday, Sept. More...

Lifestyles

‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ ... opens MusicalFare’s 28th season

The 28th season of MusicalFare Theatre begins Wednesday, Sept. 6, with the story of a boy who would not grow up. More...

Couple wed in ceremony at Old Orchard Inn

Megan Elizabeth Spelman married Maxwell Thomas Eisenbaum during a late afternoon ceremony on Sunday, June 18, 2017, at the Old Orchard Inn in East Aurora. The Rev. More...

Family dinner to mark 60th anniversary

Delores and John Ryndak of Buffalo will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at The Polish Villa and a tour of Hawaii.  John Ryndak married the former Delores Przewozny on Sept. 7, 1957, at St. More...

Business

Noco Express finishes renovations at Tonawanda store

Noco Express, the family owned and locally operated gasoline convenience chain, recently announced the completion of renovations at its store located at 2596 Sheridan Drive, at the corner of Parker Boulevard in Tonawanda. More...

TCIE to offer new safety course this fall

A training program that addresses safety enhancing manufacturing workplace practices debuts this fall at the University at Buffalo. This is part of The Center for Industrial Effectiveness’ professional development schedule of offerings.  More...

BNSME to hold season kickoff cocktail party

Buffalo Niagara Sales and Marketing Executives will be hosting a season kickoff cocktail party from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 11. Sponsored by Abbey Mecca, the event will take place at the Curtiss Hotel, 210 Franklin St., Buffalo. More...

Tonawanda native’s family receives war medals

Rep. More...

Reading is a superpower

Big Book Sale planned for Sept. 13-16

For many readers, a room filled with books is like a paradise. Next week, the Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda Friends of the Library will host its annual Big Book Sale, featuring tables full of different genres that people can peruse. More...

Local News

Artist uses British influence to create pieces

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

Having a passion for woodworking going back to when he was in school in England, Patrick Sadler has spent a career creating PVC and wooden garden products that have been influenced by his heritage. More...

Tonawanda man charged following hit-and-run

Edward Kuebler, 27, of the Town of Tonawanda, has been charged with leaving the scene of an incident resulting in serious physical injury in connection with a hit-and-run crash on Grand Island, according to Erie County District Attorney John J. More...

Contractor dies on school site

On Aug. More...

Obituaries

Eugene J. Zdybowicz Jr., guitar enthusiast

Eugene J. Zdybowicz Jr., 64, of Williamsville, died Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017.  Mr. Zdybowicz was born on July 2, 1953, in Buffalo and was a graduate of Bishop Neumann High School.  More...

Death Notice

HERRMANN, Robert W., of Tonawanda, died Monday, Aug. 28, 2017. Mr. Herrmann is survived by his wife, Barbara (nee Hart); four children, William, Lee Ann Griswold, Cheryl Spence and Kristin Cruz; 14 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. More...

Sports

Consensus has McDermott falling in return to Carolina

Week one was a success for both the Buffalo Bills and the Bee’s weekly prognosticators. All five participants picked the Bills to beat the Jets, which they did by a score of 21-12. This week will be much more difficult on both fronts. More...

Kenmore West defeats Niagara Falls at newly-renovated field

Sports Reporter

John Haynes knew his team needed a big play. Kenmore West had allowed a 16-0 lead over Niagara Falls to slip to a slim 16-14 advantage in a matter of minutes during the first game at the newly-renovated Crosby Field.  More...

Tonawanda football hangs tough in loss to Alden

Tonawanda football opened the season Friday with a 46-20 loss to Alden. The Bulldogs jumped out to a 20-0 lead in the first quarter, but the Warriors played much better over the final three quarters of the game. More...

What's Going On

What’s Going On

Tree planting program accepting orders   More...

Entertainment

Special Events

fri. 8  Picnic for Roswell Park — With music by Getting Better, along with wine tasting, face painting and home tours, 5-8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 8, at 5543 Cooper Ridge, Hamburg; $5 (per family, goes to Team Roswell). More...

Walking Tours

thurs. 7   More...

Theatre

thurs. 7   More...