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January 10, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

Winterfest events offer fun for the whole family

This weekend, the annual Winterfest returns in the Town of Tonawanda from Jan. 11 to 15. The event is a great way to take advantage of many places in the town, such as Lincoln Arena, the DFK Pavilion or Aquatic and Fitness Center. More...

Out of the Past

24 Years Ago Jan. 20, 1993   More...

Higgins announces outreach dates

Rep. Brian Higgins will hold multiple Congress on Your Corner events in January, including one in Tonawanda.  The January Congress on Your Corner schedule includes:  10 a.m. - noon Tuesday, Jan. More...

Buffalo Bills gain victory, fans donate to foundation

Erie County Legislature

Like many Western New Yorkers, I spent a good part of New Year’s Eve hoping and praying that the Buffalo Bills would end their 17-year playoff drought and somehow sneak into the playoffs. More...

District making strides to enhance student achievement

Sweet Home Superintendent

As we head toward the midpoint of another school year, we are pleased with much of what is taking place across the district but know that more work needs to be done. More...

Spindle items

Editor

TALENT SHOW — In high school, I remember attending talent shows to watch my friends. I was always amazed by their ability to get up on stage and perform in front of an audience. More...

Pioneering US astronauts fading into history books

American astronauts have a sad thing in common with American veterans of World War II. Many of these men and women with the right stuff have passed away recently, leaving only their names in history books. More...

News Brief

A Grief Support Meeting will take place at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17, at First Trinity Lutheran Church, at 1570 Niagara Falls Blvd. in the Town of Tonawanda. Ron Opferbeck will be speaking on “Naming Grief” with a video and discussion. More...

Loss of net neutrality will hurt Erie County

Erie County Executive

Recently, the Federal Communications Commission issued a ruling that would strip away net neutrality, a move that would forever change the way we access information on the internet and would force consumers to pay more for service. More...