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March 8, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

West varsity cheer coach leaves near-decade legacy

After nine years as the varsity cheerleading coach at West Seneca West Senior High School, Stephanie Schroeder will be retiring. Schroeder began coaching at West in 2009, and in 2011 took over as varsity coach. More...

Collectors and Artisans Expo set for March 10

Dozens of vendors selling collectibles, memorabilia, original artwork and a variety of handcrafted items will fill the Collectors and Artisans Expo from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

On ninth anniversary of 3407 crash, families continue push for safety

Bipartisan congressional delegation pledges commitment to current laws

For those who lost loved ones to the Continental Flight 3407 crash, it was a familiar scene.  Family members of the victims huddled around a podium at the Capitol, taking turns telling a sea of microphones and flashing cameras about the grief an More...

Resident to star in murder mystery at Aurora Players

Aurora Players will open its 84th season on Friday, March 9, with the classic Agatha Christie murder mystery “And Then There Were None,” directed by Joel Murphy and starring West Seneca resident Andrea Dudziak.  More...

Can’t wait for a cone

Ice cream enthusiasts celebrate the season opening of Kone King March 1. More...

News Brief

St. John’s Preschool, located at 3512 Clinton St., is now accepting registration for the 3-year-old and 4-year-old classes. An open house will be held from 10 a.m. to noon and 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 20. More...

Town Board

Monday, March 12 A work session of the town board will be held at 3 p.m. prior to the regular meeting to be held at 3:30 p.m. — All meetings, unless noted, begin at 7 p.m. and are held in Council Chambers at Town Hall, 1250 Union Road. More...

Debut book by Orchard Park native highlights Pan Am Exposition, ‘Cinderella’ stamps

With a collection that numbers in the thousands, Orchard Park native Rick Barrett knows a thing or two about souvenir stamps from the 1901 Pan American Exposition. More...

YMCA offers membership promotion

YMCA Buffalo Niagara is offering a chance to save during its “Pay the Day” March membership promotion, according to representatives.  Join any YMCA branch in March, including the Southtowns Family YMCA, located at 1620 Southwestern More...

Diocese of Buffalo creates program for victims of sexual abuse by clergy

Bishop Richard Malone has recently announced the establishment of a voluntary Independent Reconciliation and Compensation Program for those who have made claims that they were sexually abused as a child by a member of the clergy in the Diocese of Buf More...

Shrine Circus set for March 15-18

The Shrine Circus is coming to the Event Center on the Hamburg Fairgrounds, 5600 McKinley Parkway, on Thursday, March 15, through Sunday, March 18.  There will be 10 shows during the four days: 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. More...

Buffalo Fitness Games set for April 14 at New Era Field

Registration is now open for the 2018 Buffalo Fitness Games, which will be held Saturday, April 14, in the ADPRO Sports Training Center at New Era Field.  More...