Weekly Feature



June 13, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

RESCUE VEHICLE

— Firefighters and local officials are shown in front of the North Tonawanda Fire Department’s new light rescue vehicle. More...

On the Campus

Sarah Tomasello of Tonawanda has been named to the dean’s list at Brockport State College for the spring 2018 semester.  Nate Kalnitzof Tonawanda has been named to the dean’s list at Capital University for the spring 2018 semester.&n More...

Thursdays on the Water to begin June 14

North Tonawanda Mayor Arthur Pappas recently announced the second annual Thursdays on the Water concert event at a press conference in North Tonawanda’s Gratwick Riverside Park. More...

National Grid approves grant for General Motors

National Grid has approved an economic development grant for the General Motors Tonawanda Engine Plant, which is building a new engine line.  National Grid will provide up to $74,000 to offset costs related to the installation of new substation More...

RUNNING THE COURSE

— Nancy Bloomquist and Sundance, a Shetland sheepdog, navigate an obstacle course during the Northtown Subaru Dog Days of Kenmore event at Mang Park on Sunday. More...

Mount St. Mary wins top honors at Darien Lake Music Fest

It was a clean sweep for Mount St. Mary Academy musicians and vocalists at the recent Darien Lake Music Fest. The school’s Jazz Ensemble, Concert Band, Choir and String Orchestra won first place in their performance categories.  More...

Hardwick secures Summer Primetime funding

The Erie County Legislature unanimously approved funding that will benefit summer youth and recreation programs throughout the county, including organizations in Legislator Kevin Hardwick’s district.  Summer Primetime funding was secured f More...

Town of Tonawanda police officer recognized

The Erie County American Legion Law & Order Award for 2018 was recently presented by Erie County American Legion Commander Suzanne Quirk to Town of Tonawanda Police Officer Mark Muscoreil.  Candidates for the 2018 Law & Order Award were More...

Senate passes bill protecting schoolchildren from predators, abuse

The state Legislature has passed a law that will provide greater protections for children by making it a criminal offense for a teacher or school employee to have a sexual relationship with a student younger than 21, according to state Sen. More...

Kenmore East Prom 2018

A group of Kenmore East students take to the dance floor during their prom at the Statler. More...