2019-02-27

Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy offers custom pavers at Siegel Landing


Every Western New York resident is familiar with the work of Frederick Law Olmsted, the legendary landscape architect behind six of our public parks. Perhaps the most well-known is Delaware Park, which was named one of the top 10 parks in the world by The Guardian in 2015. The park celebrated its 150-year anniversary in 2018, and while the event […]

NT wrestler Tyler Bartolomei reaches podium at state meet

Senior places fifth
overall, fourth in public schools at 113

North Tonawanda senior Tyler Bartolomei capped off his high school career with a fifth-place finish overall in Division I and fourth in public schools at 113 pounds at the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Championships Friday and Saturday at the Times Union Center in Albany. “It’s a huge accomplishment for Tyler and the program,” NT coach Wally […]

Kenmore East girls hoops get road playoff win at Kenmore West


For the fourth time this season, the Kenmore East and Kenmore West girls basketball teams faced off against one another. However, this time the game had a little extra meaning. It was the Section VI Class A-1 pre-quarterfinals on Feb. 19 and the Bulldogs came away with a 37-27 victory at Kenmore West. Carianne Mc- Carthy led the way for […]

North Tonawanda boys hoops falls in Section VI quarterfinals


The North Tonawanda Lumberjacks earned the number three seed in the Section VI Class A-1 boys basketball quarterfinals due to their strong 12-8 season. This meant a home playoff game that was held Saturday against the sixth-seeded Niagara-Wheatfield Falcons. The Lumberjacks were eliminated from the playoffs as they lost to Niagara-Wheatfield by a score of 58-49. North Tonawanda jumped out […]

St. Joe’s wins Niagara Cup title 4-1 over St. Mary’s




After losing in the Monsignor Martin Championship last year to St. Mary’s, St. Joe’s was able to get some revenge this time around. The Marauders led most of the way and earned a 4-1 victory over the Lancers on Monday night to secure the 2018-19 Monsignor Martin Niagara Cup. This is the fifth time in the last seven years that […]

Library News

Kenilworth Branch 318 Montrose Ave.  834-7657 Library hours Winter hours: Noon to 8 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. The library is closed Saturdays and Sundays. Library events A presentation by the Siberian Husky Club of the Niagara Frontier will take place from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Friday, March 1. […]

Scouts spaghetti dinner planned

Boy Scout Troop 539 will host an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner fundraiser from 4 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 2, in Kenmore Presbyterian Church, 2771 Delaware Ave., Kenmore. Tickets are $9 for adults, $5 for children and will be sold at the door.

Festivals

sat. 2 & sun. 3 You’ve Gotta Have Art Festival — Show and sale with proceeds benefiting the Family Justice Center, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, March 2, and noon-4 p.m. Sunday, March 3, at Clarence Presbyterian Church, 9675 Main St., Clarence, next to Clarence High School; $, with children admitted free. www.gottahaveartfestival.com sun. 3 2019 Buffalo Bloody Mary Fest — […]

Concerts

thurs. 28 Adrian Belew is the world’s greatest experimental whammy twang bar, czar rhino and stunt guitarist extraordinaire, who has also worked with David Bowie, Nine Inch Nails, King Crimson, Talking Heads, Paul Simon and Tori Amos. Hear him perform, along with Saul Zonana at 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, at The Tralf Music Hall, 622 Main St., Buffalo; $. […]

Performance

thurs. 28 Andrew Nixon Trio — With Andrew Nixon (piano), Ed Croft (bass) and Joe Goretti (drums), 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, at PAUSA Art House, 19 Wadsworth St., Buffalo; $ (cash-only cover charge). 697-9075, www.pausaarthouse.com fri. 1 Sentimental Swing: A Tribute to the Andrews Sisters — Presented by the Niagara Regional Theatre Guild and featuring the Buffalo Dolls and […]