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June 25, 2015 RSS feed / Local News

Author pens ‘Head, Heart & Hands’ book on Roycroft artisans

The release of Joseph Kirchmyer’s new book, “Head, Heart & Hands: Continuing the Handcrafted Tradition of the Original Roycroft Artisans,” is occurring at a fitting time — during this weekend’s Roycroft Summer Festiv More...

World War II vet receives medals on 93rd birthday

Nearly 74 years ago, Vito “Vince” Caputi joined the U.S. Army Air Corps. More...

Correction

The West Seneca Town Board received and filed a planning bond resolution for planning and preparation of potential infrastructure improvements related to the proposed Seneca Place project at the June 15 regular meeting. More...

Rates of skin cancers double in three decades

Melanoma, the potentially deadly skin cancer, has increased by 250 percent among U.S. children and young adults since the 1970s, researchers at Roswell Park Cancer Institute recently reported. More...

Four Girl Scouts earn Gold Award

Four West Seneca girls recently received their Gold Award, the highest honor in Girl Scouting, during a ceremony on June 6 at Samuel’s Grande Manor in Williamsville.  Megan Murray, Madeline Stoklosa, Olivia Takacs and Elissa Wolf each rece More...

Rural Outreach Center’s health care program moving to new location

Thanks to the acquisition of a new 70- by 38-foot trailer made possible courtesy of the TLC Health Network and Sen. More...

Meetings

Town Board  Monday, June 29  —All meetings, unless noted, begin at 7 p.m. and are held in Council Chambers at Town Hall, 1250 Union Road. Meetings are open to the public.  School Board  Monday, July 6  More...

Mounted patrols added to Eternal Flame Trail

The Erie County Sheriff’s Office has recently added mounted reserve deputy patrols for the Eternal Flame Trail after three technical rope rescues along the trail in the last month.  More...

Warm weather brings pool safety concerns

As the school year comes to a close, the Erie County Department of Health wants to remind parents and child caregivers to take the necessary precautions to ensure that children remain safe while swimming and participating in other water activities th More...