Weekly Feature



August 8, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorial

Tonawanda Coke shutdown is best for majority

Bee Editorial

Tonawanda Coke must go. More...

Spindle items

• HYDRANGEA HAIL MARY — Back in early June, my fiancee and I bought blue hydrangeas with the idea of adding some bright, allergy-free color to our backyard. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago Aug. 18, 1993   More...

Education

On the Campus

Nicole Giliforte of Tonawanda has been named to the dean’s list at D’Youville College for the spring 2018 semester. More...

Lifestyles

Mountstock 2018... to be bigger and better

Mount St. Mary Academy’s Mountstock will be a little different than previous years. The teen bands will battle it out this fall at the event’s 10-year anniversary, and it will be much larger this time around.  More...

Library News

Kenilworth Branch 318 Montrose Ave. • 834-7657 Library hours   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 served at noon daily for a $3 voluntary donation. Attendees must have a reservation. More...

Entertainment

Live Local in WNY

thurs. 9 The Bravuras — Part of the Bikes & Blues Night, 6 p.m., Anchor Bar, 4300 Maple Road, Amherst. 833-9464 More...

Concerts

thurs. 9   Headstones and A as part of the Canalside Live concert series, 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, at Canalside, 44 Prime St., Buffalo; $. www.canalsidebuffalo.com  More...

Art

thurs. 16   More...

EEOC sues Lornamead for firing worker with kidney condition

The U.S. More...

Reunion show to mark 50th anniversary of theater workshop

In 1968, when theater opportunities were few for high school students in Western New York, Kenmore West High School English and drama teacher Samuel Starr founded an organization called the Ken-Ton Musical Theater Workshop, later known as the Kenmore More...

Local News

’60s pop group The Association coming to Riviera

Tickets are now on sale for a performance by ’60s pop group The Association, who will play North Tonawanda’s Riviera Theatre next spring.  More...

Tonawanda man is top co-angler in lake fishing tourney

Sakae Ushio, a resident of Tonawanda, won the co-angler division of the Costa FLW Series Northern Division Tournament, which took place on Lake Erie on July 26. More...

GATEWAY TO GLASSBLOWING

— Above left, visitors take in a demonstration on the Corning Museum of Glass’s GlassBarge, which was docked at Gateway Harbor Park in North Tonawanda on July 31. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.Now that the Italian Festival is over, did anyone notice that the last two years they have been on the Outer Harbor they had lower attendance? If should be held where Italians used to live. More...

Sports

Semifinalists set in 50+ Division playoff race

Glory Days Softball

Playoffs recently began in 50+ Division play of the Glory Days Softball League, leaving two games to play tonight to determine the participants in this season’s upcoming championship game. More...

Astridge joins ranks of Ken East Hall of Fame

Ron Astridge was a two-sport athlete for the Bulldogs, graduating in 1965. As both a football and baseball player, he demonstrated athleticism, toughness and the virtues of hard work. More...

Section VI Hall of Fame announces Class of 2018

The Section VI Hall of Fame will once again grow in size this December when it enshrines its Class of 2018 during a ceremony in the Southtowns. The Class of 2018 induction ceremony is scheduled to begin with a cash bar and dinner at 5:30 p.m. More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

STAGE to present ‘The Wiz’ this week More...

Business

The Fit Physique celebrates 30 years in business

Fit Physique, known for dance and fitness classes for women and dance for children, is celebrating 30 years in business this year and now offers 44 classes.  More...

Ideal You opens location in Delton Plaza

Clarence-based nutrition business the Ideal You Weight Loss Center held a grand opening and ribbon cutting event at the Delton Plaza on Friday afternoon. More...

Four elected to Food Bank board

Four area residents have been elected to the board of directors of the Food Bank of WNY.  Jerry Sheldon, chairperson of the Food Bank board, announced the elections of David Crisp, Nancy Blaschak, Louis Jacobs and Barrie Yochim, during the organ More...