Weekly Feature



May 2, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Warriors Walk sets schedule

Walking tours feature history of City of Tonawanda

On May 30, the third annual Warriors Walk Wednesdays will kick off at 6:30 p.m. in front of the Long Homestead. More...

Editorial

Distracted driving can put others in danger

Bee Editorial

Distracted Driving Awareness Week in Western New York was recognized on May 1. The goal is to educate and remind all drivers that a post, a selfie, a text, a scroll, an email, or one look when behind the wheel is all it takes to lose a life. More...

Spindle items

SAVE THE DATE — Registration is now open for the annual Brian Dugan Memorial Scholarship 5K Road Race, Kids’ Run & 1-Mile Walk, which will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, May 18. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago May 12, 1993   More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.I only wish that all municipalities, but more so the Town of Tonawanda where I live, would come down on residents who are out raking the grass and picking up the twigs after a storm but then put everything into the street. More...

Sports

Garlow leads Mount St. Mary lacrosse to hot start

The Mount St. Mary girls lacrosse team moved to 6-2 on the season with an impressive week of action, including a pair of blowout league wins in back-to-back days.  More...

Kenmore West baseball sporting 6-3 record

Now that the Kenmore West baseball team has actually been able to get on the field over the past week and a half, the season is starting to come into focus. More...

Tonawanda baseball cruising through early goings

Tonawanda baseball is cruising in league play. The Warriors are 4-0 thus far in ECIC IV play with some fairly convincing wins thus far.  More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Kenmore Garden Club sets next meeting   More...

Business

Solar installation completed at NT apartment complex

Kenmore Development recently announced the completion of a 195-panel solar array on the roof of its Gateway Park Apartments complex in North Tonawanda. More...

Melloni’s Meats & Catering grand opening set for Saturday

A ribbon-cutting ceremony and sausage sizzling in the parking lot will highlight the grand opening of Melloni’s Meats & Catering beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 5, at 1000 Ellicott Creek Road in the Town of Tonawanda.  More...

Kenmore Mercy Hospital receives Leapfrog’s ‘A’ rating

Kenmore Mercy Hospital, a member of Catholic Health, received the area’s only “A” rating from the Leapfrog Group’s biannual Hospital Safety Grade Report.  More...

Bringing new, efficient light to town streets

Town of Tonawanda

The Town of Tonawanda is looking at the possibility of converting its existing streetlight systems to energy-efficient LED, which would save tax dollars and reduce energy use.  More...

‘Treasures’ reminds readers to appreciate the small things

After finding a piece of paper with a poem written on it in her attic, Sarah Klaiber decided to bring “Treasures” to life, a children’s book about treasures — whether they “are big or small as a bug” — that h More...

Local News

CIRCLE OF LIFE

— Emilio Izquierdo, as young Simba, and Elise Waddell, as young Nala, who are both fifth-grade dancers, star in St. More...

Summer camps set at Mount St. Mary

Mount St. Mary Academy will be holding Summer Sessions 2018 for girls entering fifth through eighth grades. The program runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. More...

Tonawandas heritage tour slated for May 19

The Chamber of Commerce of the Tonawandas will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony of the Tonawandas heritage tour, which features 26 historical landmarks.  The ribbon cutting will take place at 4 p.m. More...

Police Blotter

Resident reports harassing calls

Village of Kenmore   Monday, April 23  • A Kenmore Avenue resident reported that a tenant in the apartment building is yelling at her and her mother through a window.  • A Warren Avenue resident said there are two bikes on hi More...

Education

Kenmore West High School names high honor roll

The following Kenmore West High School students have been named to the honor roll for the third quarter of the 2017-18 school year.  Grade 8   More...

Lifestyles

Alzheimer’s Association of WNY will offer several educational programs in May

People who are diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, or other forms of dementia, undergo changes in the brain that destroy memory, thinking skills and the ability to communicate. 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...

Entertainment

Family Activities

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Concerts

thurs. 3   Australian guitarist/vocalist, Joe Robinson, will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 3, at The Sportsmen’s Tavern, 326 Amherst St., Buffalo; $. 874-7734, www.sportsmenstavern.com  fri. 4   More...

Symphonic

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