Weekly Feature



April 18, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

VIVA LAS KENTON

— Robyn Brydalski, Amy Handley and Philip Jarosz perform a Weekend Update skit during “Viva Las Kenton,” a staff variety show, on Saturday. More...

Editorial

Take a walking tour in North Tonawanda

Bee Editorial

This spring, community members and leaders, residents, business owners and stakeholders, can attend a series of public workshops and walking tours in North Tonawanda.  More...

Spindle items

AMERICA’S FARMERS — As the warmer weather starts to roll in, it’s nice to think about picking up fresh vegetables, fruits or other products at a local Farmers Market. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago April 28, 1993   More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

PENNICA, Virginia (nee Hebeler), of Tonawanda, died Sunday, April 15, 2018. Mrs. Pennica is survived by two children, Mark Pennica and Paula Barnard; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. More...

Sports

Lumberjacks’ boys lax team just misses against Panthers

North Tonawanda’s boys lacrosse team gave the competitive performance against Sweet Home Friday that coach Mike Stauffer entered the spring hoping to see against teams on par with the Lumberjacks, which is why he wasn’t all that disappoin More...

CALENDAR

Wednesday, April 18 Baseball: Kenmore East at Kenmore West 4:45 p.m.; St. Joe’s vs. Nichols 4:30 p.m.; North Tonawanda vs. Lew-Port 4:45 p.m.; Cardinal O’Hara at St. Mary’s 4:30 p.m.  More...

Wende leads Kenmore West girls track team

The Kenmore West girls track team will certainly not lack for participation this season. The program is 60 girls strong heading into the 2018 season, featuring a good amount of both returning and new girls.  More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Victorian Tea planned at Carrousel Museum More...

Business

Chamber to bring back showcase with a twist

The Ken-Ton Chamber of Commerce is proud to host its first annual Community Day and Vendor Showcase on Sunday, June 17, at Lincoln Arena, located on Parker Boulevard in the Town of Tonawanda.  More...

County legislators approve Kearns’ proposal to hire more civil service employees

Last week, the Erie County Legislature voted to approve Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns’ request to hire 11 additional civil service employees for the county Auto Bureaus.  The resolution passed through a bipartisan effort.  Kearns wi More...

Community service agency changes name

The agency formerly known as Community Services for the Developmentally Disabled has recently changed its name to Community Services for Every1.  More...

Breaking News - 4/20/2018 9:04 AM

Tonawanda community mourns loss of firefighter

Randy Rider, two-time chief of the Sheridan Park Fire Department, unexpectedly passed away on Wednesday morning. More...

NT History Museum names new chief

Howard Roeske is the new executive director of the North Tonawanda History Museum, at 54 Webster St.  The museum board chose Roeske on April 12 to succeed John Neal, who has been serving as acting director.  More...

The Mount to host Safety Forum

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Local News

Kenmore resident pens children’s book

Harley, a quirky corgi with a lot of character, inspired Lena Patterson to write a children’s book in which a dog has adventures in London, England, with the mission of finding the queen’s lost pup. More...

Celebrate the fine arts at St. Joe’s

The Visual and Performing Arts Department at St. More...

KVIS to focus on walkability to improve community health

The Kenmore Village Improvement Society plans to focus on walkability in helping to build a healthier community. More...

Police Blotter

Resident reports someone singing

Village of Kenmore  Monday, April 9  • A caller said there are three or four illegally parked cars on Lasalle Avenue near Elmwood Avenue.  • A woman reported that two teens, approximately 16 years old, were cursing at a man w More...

Education

Cardinal O’Hara High School posts honor roll

The following Cardinal O’Hara High School students have been named to the honor roll for the third quarter of the 2017-18 school year.  Grade 9  More...

Lifestyles

Girl Boss

How the Buffalo community is encouraging the next generation of female entrepreneurs

It was an eye-opening moment for dozens of girls on Saturday at the Buffalo and Erie County Public Library as they listened to three women discuss their success in the business and technology field. More...

Senior News

These activities are scheduled at the Town of Tonawanda Senior Center, 291 Ensminger Road, Tonawanda, which is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Meals are held at noon daily for a $3 voluntary donation. Attendees must have a reservation. More...

Library News

Kenilworth Branch 318 Montrose Ave. • 834-7657 Library hours   More...