October 16, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Sled Hockey Classic to take place in Depew

¦ Attendees can try sport for free

The Saints Hockey Club Sled Classic will take place from 4:30 to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, and from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 3:30 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Depew Ice Pavilion on Gould Avenue. More...

Local News

Woman celebrates more than a century of dancing, family

Creola Jamesina Beaver’s first name means “American born European,” and that, in a way, is where her very lengthy story begins. On Monday, Oct. More...

Murder Mystery Dinner Theater to benefit Plymouth Crossroads

Plymouth Crossroads, a facility that provides shelter and services for runaway and homeless youth, will soon be holding a fundraiser with a twist. The Murder Mystery Dinner Theater event will begin at 6:30 p.m., with doors opening at 6 p.m. More...

News Brief

Depew American Legion Post 1582 will hold a dedication of new monuments for the Korean and Vietnam Wars at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, in Veterans Park, Terrace Boulevard between Marengo and Meridian streets. More...

Letters to the Editor

Elected officials failing our nation

Isn’t it disheartening that as the world falls apart, all of our elected officials, in both parties, from the top to the bottom have nothing to worry about but getting elected or re-elected to the jobs they haven’t done in the first place More...

Sports

Lady Lancers victorious at Garden City Invitational

The St. Mary’s girls volleyball team had a marathon of a weekend. On Friday they traveled six hours to Immaculate Heart Academy in New Jersey for the Garden City Invitational, one of the best tournaments on the east coast. More...

Depew girls tennis wins first division title

It took Depew girls tennis head coach George Besch 25 years to win a division championship, but it finally came his way. With a sweep victory against Starpoint on Oct. 8 the Lady Wildcats clinched the ECIC Division III title outright. More...

Kilijanski's Corner

The St. Mary’s girls volleyball team is good. Scary good. They traveled to New Jersey over the weekend and returned with the Garden City Invitational championship. More...

Entertainment

Theatre

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Concerts

fri. 17 Blues-infused rock and soul can be heard mid-month when Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes take the stage at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, at the Bear’s Den Showroom, 310 Fourth St., Niagara Falls, N.Y.; $. More...

Performance

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Depew block grant applications to focus on sewer linings, sidewalks

Sewer linings and sidewalk improvements will likely be the topics of the Village of Depew’s Community Development Block Grant applications this year, following a quiet public hearing. (See editorial on page four) More...

Embezzlement, tax fraud lead to concurrent prison sentences for Lancaster woman

Suzanne Glawatz, 53, of Lancaster, has been given two separate sentences, to be served concurrently, after embezzling more than $1.8 million from a Cheektowaga medical practice, according to Erie County District Attorney Frank A. Sedita III. More...

Editorial

Residents can assist regarding abandoned buildings

Bee Editorial

Abandoned, neglected and dilapidated buildings, both residential properties and former businesses, are not a new issue in the Village of Depew. More than 70 abandoned properties are on the radar of Code Enforcement Officer Tony Fischione. More...

Spindle items

• TRICK-OR-TREAT — Halloween is one of my favorite holidays of the year. It gives me the opportunity to get crafty and I love doing group costumes with friends. More...

Out of the Past

Play ball

Do you have a memory of the Lancaster-Depew area you would like to share with Bee readers? Send it to “Out of the Past,” Lancaster Depew Bee, 5564 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14221. More...

Police Blotter

Thief missing a shoe, driver missing a shirt, arrested

Depew Monday, Oct. 6 • A man whose primary language appears to be Russian was caught stealing more than $150 worth of items from a Dick Road grocery store. Before leaving, the man apologized for having taken the items. More...

Lifestyles

Pumpkin patches provide fall fun

Pumpkins are plentiful this time of year, but if you want that special carving or design, here are a couple of places to find them, along with a plethora of other seasonal activities. More...

Polish Falcons to hold meat raffle

The Polish Falcons Hall will hold a meat raffle beginning at 6 p.m., with the first raffle at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at 445 Columbia Ave., Depew. Admission is $5 and includes beer, wine, pop, snacks and door prizes. More...

On the Campus

Christina Jankowski of Depew has been named staffer to the student restaurant Signatures located on the Delhi State College campus. More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

DVD Bible study set on Book of Revelation More...

Business

Reliant Medical Equipment new location provides range of products, services

Reliant Medical Equipment’s new location offers a one-stop shopping experience with its range of medical supplies and its onsite pharmacy. More...

Lancaster business assists with increased natural gas delivery

Williams Partners L.P. is on track to increase natural gas delivery capacity to two New York City boroughs but was only able to do so with the help of a Lancaster company. More...

Lancaster graduate named investment adviser

Nicholas Stilb, a Buffalo resident and Lancaster High School graduate, was recently named investment adviser at Hafner Financial Group. Stilb joined the firm as an administrative specialist in September 2013. More...