September 18, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Depew schools’ audit shows stable finances

The Depew Union Free School District received comforting news from a representative of the auditing firm Drescher and Malecki, LLP during a meeting of the Board of Education on Tuesday night. More...

Local News

Hull House volunteer spreads knowledge of tools

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

Tom Dickinson of Lancaster became involved with the Hull Family Home and Farmstead in 2003, and at the time, there was an interesting conundrum that needed to be solved. More...

Rally to be held for boys interested in Scouting

A Scouting rally will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 22, at St. Mary’s Elementary School, on the corner of St. Joseph and North Aurora streets in Lancaster. More...

News Brief

A family tailgating event will be presented by the Depew Wildcat Alumni Association from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, in the parking lot of Cayuga Heights Elementary School, on Como Park Boulevard. More...

Police Blotter

Theft of bed sheets could result in rap sheet

Depew Saturday, Sept. 8 A woman reported that her daughter’s father’s ex-girlfriend came to her house with another woman and assaulted her. More...

Sports

Lancaster falls short to Frontier on the road

The Lancaster football team quickly learned how important it is to win the turnover battle each week. In the season opener against Lockport, Lancaster had a plus-4 turnover margin and won the game 29-7. More...

Depew girls tennis looking to make a run at division title

The Depew girls tennis team returns all but one player from last year’s team that finished 14-2 overall in ECIC Division IV. More...

Kilijanski's Corner

Wins and losses are almost always at the forefront when it comes to sports. Even at the youth level, too often a winning record becomes a high priority. More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

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

Business

Lancaster Depew Chiropractic hires new staff member

The staff at Lancaster Depew Chiropractic is moving toward a more collaborative and cohesive method of health care, and is now providing such collaborative care services to the residents of Western New York with the addition of a new staff member. More...

Depew business becomes part of AAA program

AAA Western and Central New York has announced details of a renewed partnership with more than 80 auto repair facilities participating in the AAA Approved Auto Repair program, including one in Depew. More...

Open house scheduled at Elderwood at Lancaster

Elderwood at Lancaster will hold an open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at its location at 1818 Como Park Blvd., Lancaster. More...

Breaking up is hard to do

Evan Licata of Lancaster attempts to break up a pass to Dillon Barrett of Frontier Friday night at Frontier High School. Lancaster lost the game 27-14. More...

Rezone for patio homes raises residents’ ire

William Street

A handful of residents came forward to voice their opposition to the rezoning of a William Street property during a public hearing on Monday night by the Lancaster Town Board. More...

Editorial

Results of Depew schools’ audit should be lauded

Bee Editorial

There is no doubt that in many ways this is a challenging time for school districts across New York State, but it seems to be especially so for many located in Western New York. More...

Spindle items

• TURNING THE PAGE ON AUTUMN — As the first weeks of school progress and the weather begins to cool down, another annual change is happening in Lancaster. The Lancaster Public Library will now be open on Sundays from noon to five p.m. More...

Out of the Past

125 Years AgoSept. 19, 1889 More...

Letters to the Editor

WNY residents may file claims

From the 1940s through the 1980s, workers in the nuclear weapons industry were exposed to radiation while performing their jobs. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.As a village resident, I noticed there were several trees cut down on Aurora Street between Como Park Boulevard and Broadway. More...

Lifestyles

MusicalFare celebrates 25th season with popular shows

MusicalFare Theatre is entering its 25th anniversary season with a slate of five productions, including two of the most popular shows ever produced by the company. More...

Depew Post Office to celebrate 75 years

A celebration of the 75th anniversary of the Depew Post Office will be held at noon Tuesday, Sept. 23, at the office, 165 Warsaw St., Depew. Tours and special cancellations will be available. A plaque presentation will also be held at 1 p.m. More...

Library News

• Lapsit Story Time Session I for 3- to 23-month-olds with a parent or a caregiver is being held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays through Sept. 30. More...

Entertainment

Theatre

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Special Events

thurs. 18 A Rockin’ Enchanted Evening @ Silo City — Presented by the Rotary Club of Buffalo, the event will feature food trucks, wine, beer, music and tours of the monumental grain elevators, with Explore Buffalo, 5:30-8:30 p.m. More...

Family Activities

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