Weekly Feature



June 13, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

DOG DAYS

— Cougar, a Great Dane, goes for a shallow swim while owner Jade Olsen looks on at the Northtown Subaru Dog Days of Kenmore event at Mang Park on Sunday. More...

Editorial

Be responsible when in the sun, at area pools

Bee Editorial

As we move toward June 21 as the first day of summer, we should take every opportunity to enjoy the outdoors while the warm weather lasts. More...

Spindle items

• SUMMER CAMPS — Summer camp is always a fun way to meet new friends and participate in an array of activities. Two camps will be held for children, ages 5 to 12, beginning in June and July. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago June 23, 1993   More...

Education

On the Campus

Geneseo State College has named the following students to the dean’s list for the spring 2018 semester: Erin Burris, Courtney Creasey and Sarah Metz, all of Tonawanda.  Caitlyn Fisher of Tonawanda has been named to the president’s li More...

Ken-Ton School Board president wins award

Last week, the Erie County Association of School Boards honored Jill O’Malley, president of the Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda Board of Education, with the 2018 Laura M. Burns Advocacy for Children Award.  More...

Lifestyles

Rigidized River Fest Regatta to launch on June 16

Creativity will be on full display when the 18th annual Rigidized River Fest Regatta takes place on Saturday, June 16, at River Fest Park, 249 Ohio St., Buffalo. 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...

Business

Discover Kenmore planned for June 16

The Kenmore Business Association is hosting its annual “Discover Kenmore” event from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 16, on Delaware Avenue in the Village of Kenmore. More...

Curbell Plastics supports St. Joe’s robotics team

Orchard Park-based Curbell Plastics recently supported the St. More...

Tonawanda resident honored for service as adjunct professor

Gregory T. Ivancic, a partner at Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP and a Tonawanda resident, was recently honored with a Canisius College citation in appreciation for his 30 years of service as an adjunct professor of accounting. More...

Farmers Market to open Sunday

Residents can support area farmers and artisans while enjoying fresh produce at the Kenmore Farmers Market, which will open for the season on Father’s Day.  The market will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sundays, June 17 through Oct. More...

Kenmore Days set for June 20-23

The Village of Kenmore’s annual Kenmore Days event — a tradition dating back to the 1970s — will return Wednesday, June 20, through Saturday, June 23. More...

Local News

RESCUE VEHICLE

— Firefighters and local officials are shown in front of the North Tonawanda Fire Department’s new light rescue vehicle. More...

Mount St. Mary wins top honors at Darien Lake Music Fest

It was a clean sweep for Mount St. Mary Academy musicians and vocalists at the recent Darien Lake Music Fest. The school’s Jazz Ensemble, Concert Band, Choir and String Orchestra won first place in their performance categories.  More...

Hardwick secures Summer Primetime funding

The Erie County Legislature unanimously approved funding that will benefit summer youth and recreation programs throughout the county, including organizations in Legislator Kevin Hardwick’s district.  Summer Primetime funding was secured f More...

Police Blotter

Resident reports boy shooting BB gun

Village of Kenmore  Monday, June 4  • A Knowlton Avenue resident reported that items were taken from his vehicle overnight. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.Every year, when it comes to Canal Fest time, the committee always has problems and threatens they may not be able to have it. It is the only thing we have in the Twin Cities, but they find reasons to say they can’t have it. More...

Sports

Four programs represented on First Team

All-Bee Softball

The 2018 All-Bee Softball First Team features a slew of familiar faces. Two of the six girls who were honored were also on last year’s first team, while two others were honorable mentions.  More...

Mesi headlines 2018 Greater Buffalo Sports Hall

Smith, Yeates also selected

“Baby” Joe Mesi is a member of the Ring 44 Buffalo Boxing Hall of Fame and was recently entered into the New York State Boxing Hall of Fame, but getting selected for the Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame was a surprise.  More...

St. Joe’s announces scholar athletes

St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute recently announced the selection of 28 seniors as Section VI All-Western New York Scholar Athletes for the 2018 spring sports season.  More...