April 17, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Local News

Lancaster native starts website to help students

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

Bryan Krajewski is a sophomore business major at the University at Buffalo and knows how challenging it can be to choose courses. More...

Bowmansville Fire to hold recruitment event

The Bowmansville Volunteer Fire Association will join forces with hundreds of other fire departments across New York on Sunday, April 27, in hosting a recruitment open house. More...

Lancaster Regional Players to host fundraising event

The Lancaster Regional Players will hold its third annual basket raffle and fundraising event on Sunday, May 4, at the Twin District Fire Hall, 4999 William St., Lancaster. The doors will open at noon, and ticket drawing starts at 2 p.m. More...

Letters to the Editor

Library districts a choice for voters

As a library trustee, I am compelled to respond to Legislator (Ed) Rath’s column in The Bee. There already is a taxing district for the libraries. It appears on the first line in the county’s tax bill. More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

TSCHAMLER, Hazel (nee McIntosh), of Lancaster, died Friday, April 4, 2014. Mrs. Tschamler is survived by her husband, John D. She was preceded in death by one sister, Margaret Rockwood, and one brother, Robert G. More...

Lifestyles

Camp Pathfinder’s golden anniversary

Through two world wars, the Great Depression and all that has happened since, one boy’s summer camp has managed to stand the test of time for 100 years. More...

Basket raffle to benefit bereavement network

The Western New York Perinatal Bereavement Network will hold the ninth annual “Evening to Remember” basket raffle from 7 to 11:30 p.m. Saturday, April 12, at St. Gabriel’s Parish Hall, 5271 Clinton St. More...

Senior News

All events (except where indicated) are held at the Town of Lancaster Senior Citizens Center, 100 Oxford Ave. To use the center, Lancaster residents need to have photo identification. For more information, call 685-3498. More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Forever Young Expo set at Michael’s in Hamburg More...

Business

St. Mary’s student honored by Chamber

The Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce, Metro Group Inc. and Community Connections has named Kevin Eggert the Student Achievement Award recipient for April. Eggert, a student at St. More...

Former Lancaster resident takes on role of marketing manager

Shaun M. Maciejewski, a former Lancaster resident, recently joined Blue Bridge Financial, LLC, as the marketing manager. More...

Lancaster resident named vice president of KegWorks

Cal Lawson, a resident of Lancaster, has been hired as vice president of consumer sales at KegWorks. More...

Review brings blues bands to Depew

A one-day WNY Blues Review blues festival will celebrate the talents of local and regional blues bands. Electric Church, a funk, soul and blues band with influences from Jimi Hendrix, the Allman Brothers Band and B.B. More...

Ligammare introduced as new fire chief

The results of the Lancaster Fire Department elections were in evidence at Monday’s Village Board meeting as the new fire chief, Joseph Ligammare, led the pledge to the flag. More...

Editorial

Feds need to rethink anti-violence cuts in schools

Bee Editorial

Sadly, the middle of the month of April has become synonymous with mass acts of violence in the United States, especially over the last 20 years or so. More...

Spindle items

• I’LL BE SEEING YOU — If we are lucky, once or twice in our lives we find people who enter our world and shape our experience, shape the person we are, for the absolute better. More...

Out of the Past

Half a century

These three men were members of The Enterprise and Lancaster Times, a predecessor to The Lancaster and Depew Bee. More...

Police Blotter

Locksmith’s car protected from robbery by metal cage

Depew Tuesday, April 8 A man reported that his wallet, which contained his benefits card, was stolen from his unlocked car. More than $800 was stolen from the account. Wednesday, April 9 More...

Sports

Lancers aiming towards qualifying for states

Head coach Daniel Rosati has a full plate by coaching track and field for both the boys and girls at St. Mary’s. But he has some genuine talent on each end that can make a splash later in the season. More...

Redskins tennis open season with loss to Clarence

Lancaster’s boys tennis team had a rough go in its season opener against Clarence on April 9. The Redskins lost 4-1, but it can be used as a building block for a young, inexperienced team. More...

Kilijanski's Corner

Depew’s baseball team had a stellar game on Thursday to earn its first win of the season against East Aurora 8-0. The top of the order got on base and then the heart of the lineup was able to drive them in to score. More...

Entertainment

Theatre

thurs. 17 The Sunshine Boys — By Neil Simon and presented by Desiderio’s Dinner Theatre, 6 p.m. dinner, 7:30 p.m. More...

Family Activities

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Comedy

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