Weekly Feature



October 18, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Kenmore Volunteer Fire Department receives state grant

New York State Sen. More...

Editorial

Learn about school offerings at an open house

For students and parents, an open house is a great chance to learn more about the programs a school has to offer. It’s especially helpful for students to visit their future high school because the transition can come with many questions.  More...

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Ken-Ton Editor

FORUM — It’s important for community members to voice their opinion or ask questions, especially when it involves their child. It’s also good to stay up to date on what’s happening in the school district.  More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago Oct. 21, 1992   More...

Sports

West squeaks by East in annual rivalry football game

Sports Reporter

Kenmore West football ended one streak Saturday, and the Blue Devils hope they have started another one. The team ended its five-game losing skid with a 21-18 win over rival Kenmore East in the final game of the regular season. More...

Lumberjacks win final TNT game at Vetter Stadium, 41-6

The North Tonawanda football team defeated an injury-ravaged Tonawanda in the last T-NT Cup game ever played at George J. Vetter Stadium by a score of 41-6. This was the 17th consecutive win for the Lumberjacks in the rivalry.  More...

Grand Island boys soccer blanks NT in title game

North Tonawanda’s boys soccer team has had a tremendous season, winning 10 games and claiming the Niagara Division regular-season title after posting only two wins in 2016. More...

What's Going On

What’s Going On

‘Solarize’ workshop slated for Oct. 18 More...

Entertainment

Halloween

fri. 20   More...

Theatre

thurs. 19   More...

Family Activities

thurs. 19  Toddler Time — Stories, songs, movement and activities for children 2 to 5 years old, 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, at Brighton Place Library, 999 Brighton Road, Tonawanda; Free - registration required. More...

Parents concerned by eighth-graders at high school

At the Oct. More...

Lions Club plans blood drive, ‘Chase Out the Chill’

The Tonawanda Erie Canal Gateway Lions Club is finding ways to help those affected by disaster, along with assisting local children who might need an extra layer this winter.  A blood drive will take place from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. More...

Local News

MAP DESIGN

— St. John the Baptist School sixth-graders Celia Crawford, left, Logan Johnson and Grace Miller work on designing and constructing salt maps during their science classes. More...

McAuley Residence plans Halloween open house

The McAuley Residence, a long-term-care facility of Catholic Health located behind Kenmore Mercy Hospital at 1503 Military Road, will host a Halloween open house from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. More...

Elmlawn Memorial Park to hold Family Fall Fest

Elmlawn Memorial Park in Kenmore will host its Family Fall Fest from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. More...

Letters to the Editor

Voters could help change county law enforcement

Nov. 7 is the election for Erie County sheriff. Since 2005, Sheriff Timothy Howard has been consistently re-elected, despite a track record of disregard for human life and the law.  More...

Obituaries

Stephen C. Kitson, mechanic for Pep Boys

Stephen C. Kitson, 62, of Tonawanda, died Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017.  Mr. Kitson was born on Feb. 22, 1955. More...

Lifestyles

Kenmore West High School

Eighth-graders show their pride as “8th Lightning” during the Homecoming parade on Saturday. The parade started on Delaware Road and ended at Crosby Field. More...

Haunted Harbor

October 14, 2017 Gateway Harbor Park, North Tonawanda, NY

Bentley Black, dressed as “Sonic”; Penelope Ormsby, dressed as a pumpkin; and Hazel Beyer, dressed as a deer, attend the Haunted Harbor event, which was sponsored by the North Tonawanda Y More...

Phase 2 of local campaign urges struggling young adults to

‘Just Tell One’

Getting help when suffering from depression, suicidal thoughts, alcohol abuse or substance abuse can be as simple as just telling one person. More...

Business

Luncheon to discuss paid family leave

Chamber of Commerce Executive Director

One of the Chamber’s missions is to bring you business opportunities in addition to important information on the issues that will impact your business.  We encourage all business owners to join us for lunch on Friday, Oct. More...

Medaille College to lead talk on health care

Medaille College, at 18 Agassiz Circle, Buffalo, will host a look at Western New York’s changing health care landscape and what it means for business owners. More...

PBN annual meeting will be held Nov. 1

Preservation Buffalo Niagara is a group that helps protect and promote unique architecture and historic legacies in Western New York. It will be hosting its 2017 annual meeting at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. More...