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April 18, 2012 RSS feed / Local News

Tolsma shares story in Everything Changed’

¦ Flight 3407 widow describes turning ‘personal tragedy into public triumph’

Robin Tolsma wants her new book, “Everything Changed,” to inspire others.  Tolsma lost her husband, Darren, in the crash of Flight 3407 on Feb. 12, 2009. More...

Kenmore police make three DWI arrests

A trio of men were arrested for driving while intoxicated following unrelated incidences that occurred last week.  A 56-year-old Kenmore resident was arrested on a DWI charge on April 9 following a hit-and-run accident.  Kenmore police repo More...

Kenmore man arrested in hit and run case

A Kenmore man was arrested during the weekend following his alleged involvement in a hit and run accident.  More...

O’Hara wins award for float

Members of Cardinal O’Hara High School were in attendance on April 1 for this year’s Irish American Parade Committee’s Award Ceremony, at the Buffalo Irish Center, to accept their first-place trophy for Best Catholic Institute Float More...

Veterans outreach fair set for April 20

New York State Sen. Timothy Kennedy, D-Cheektowaga, will hold an event to help connect Veterans to the services and support they earned while serving the nation.  The Veterans Outreach Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to noon, Friday at the Pvt. More...

Tonawanda fire hall site for boater safety course

Erie County Legislator Kevin Hardwick, R-Tonawanda, in partnership with the Erie County Sheriff’s Office, will host a free Boater Safety Course from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. More...

KVIS seeks help for village cleanup day

The Kenmore Village Improvement Society is seeking participants to help clean up the neighborhood.  The community volunteer group is holding its second annual Big Kenmore Clean Up from 9 a.m. More...

Out of the Past

A pinup from Kenmore

(Do you have a memory of the Ken-Ton area you would like to share with Bee readers? Send it to “Out of the Past,” Ken-Ton Bee, 5564 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14221-5410).   More...

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society hosting Gelatin Splash kick off party

How does it feel to slide into 1000 gallons of jiggly gelatin? Individuals can find out by participating in The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s 23rd Annual Gelatin Splash that will take place Thursday, June 14.  More...

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ALL IN A DAY’S WORK — Kellie Smith, left, and Heather Wood of the Town of Tonawanda, volunteer to plant trees with Re-Tree Tonawanda on Saturday along James Avenue. More...