Weekly Feature



June 6, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorial

Read down library fines; discover a new book

Bee Editorial

As summer approaches, students are eager to get outside and to not think about homework until the fall. It’s a good time for students to enjoy time off and to spend it with family and friends. More...

Spindle items

• COOL OFF — When summer officially starts this month, it’s nice to think about where you can go to cool off.  There are different places in the town where families can enjoy some time together while being outdoors in the sunshi More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago June 16, 1993   More...

Police Blotter

Business owner finds miscellaneous items

Village of Kenmore   Monday, May 28  • A caller reported that there was a dog in a Hamilton Boulevard driveway with no food or water. The caller said it didn’t appear that anyone was home.  More...

Sports

St. Joe’s baseball squeaks by St. Mary’s into Georgetown Cup Final

When St. Joe’s faces St. More...

Ken West’s Wende qualifies for state track meet

Christina Wende didn’t win a sectional title last weekend, but she did qualify for the NYSPHSAA Championship meet in two events. More...

Kenmore East boys track finishes season strong

The Kenmore East boys track team finished the season strong in the Section VI state qualifier at Niagara Falls High School this past weekend. More...

Business

Legislation to revise Brownfield Cleanup Program provisions, clarify tax credits

Assemblyman Robin Schimminger announced last week that he recently introduced legislation to clarify and improve upon the state’s current environmental conservation law related to soil cleanup objectives of the Brownfield Cleanup Program. More...

Public design workshop planned for June 12

A public design workshop for the traffic triangle space at the intersection of Main and Webster streets, also known as Charlie Fleishman Park, will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 12. More...

Catholic Charities schedules Day of Giving

A community-wide Catholic Charities Day of Giving will be held on Friday, June 8, throughout the eight counties of Western New York to raise funds for the 2018 appeal. More...

Fishing Derby a big catch at Niawanda Park

Families can enjoy a day of catch and release down at the Niagara River at the City of Tonawanda’s 23rd annual Kids Fishing Derby from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 16, at the Niawanda Park Bandshell, located on River Road.  More...

Funding to support Tonawanda City School District

The Tonawanda City School District will see upgrades to its STEAM program and continued safety measures thanks to $50,000 in state funding secured by Sen. Chris Jacobs.   More...

Town Board tables facility application

The Tonawanda Town Board tabled the application for a special use permit for a food de-packing facility at 310 Grand Island Boulevard after a public hearing was held at Monday night’s meeting. More...

Local News

PARK CLEANUP

— Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns congratulates students from Buffalo PS 45 and Ken-Ton Middle School for completing their cleanup at Beaver Island State Park in Grand Island. More...

Dog Days of Kenmore set for Sunday

The Northtown Subaru Dog Days of Kenmore, a free event for canines and their owners, will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 10, at Mang Park along Mang Avenue, between Military Road and Wilber Avenue. More...

Three teenagers arrested in Town of Tonawanda robbery

On May 26, three teenagers were arrested for allegedly robbing another teen in the Town of Tonawanda.  Town of Tonawanda police officers arrested three 18-year-olds, Aamire Taylor of Cobb Street, Town of Tonawanda; Isaiah Kocol of Rother Avenue, More...

Letters to the Editor

Democrats need to stay involved

Democrats are my home. As a married, gay African-American, and recent master’s graduate and substitute teacher, my experiences as a Democrat range from great admiration to sheer disappointment. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.I am very pleased with improvements at Lincoln Park; however, when the track and field events were taking place this past week, I walked through the park about 5 p.m. Cars were parked on the lawn, despite signs stating no parking on lawn. More...

Lifestyles

Riding for a cause

Roanchar Ranch in Varysburg looks to raise money to help draft horses

It all started with Charlie. Lida Mosovich got the Percheron/Tennessee walker draft horse when he was 5 months old. More...

Music for Meals slated for June 10

The seventh annual Music for Meals Concert will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday, June 10, at First Presbyterian Church, 149 Broad St. More...

Library News

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

Entertainment

Theatre

thurs. 7-sat. 9   More...

Family Activities

thurs. 7   More...

Special Events

thurs. 7   BNHV Founder’s Day — The Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village, 3755 Tonawanda Creek Road, Amherst; $. 689-1440, amherst200.wordpress.com  fri. 8   More...