Weekly Feature

May 25, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Lancaster students compete in career conference

Lancaster DECA students Alexa Laska and Ryan Boling participated in the International Career Development Conference in Anaheim, California.  DECA, which initially stood for Distributive Education Clubs of America, has grown into an international More...

Methadone clinic to be added to services facility

Citizens in the Southtowns dealing with addiction to opioids will soon be aided by the addition of a methadone clinic in Hamburg that is attempting to make it easier for those battling addiction to find help in the region.  More...

Zonta announces 2017 scholarship recipients

Melanie Rose Hornung and Sarah Winkle were awarded Zonta Cheektowaga–Lancaster Foundation’s 2017 scholarships recently at a dinner held at the Millennium Buffalo Hotel.  More...

Vallely gains state recognition

Michael Vallely, superintendent of the Lancaster schools, has been named 2017 Outstanding Superintendent of the Year by the New York State Association of School Business Officials.  More...

Village takes step forward in West Main project

The redevelopment of West Main Street took another step forward this week. The Lancaster Village Board approved a resolution at Monday’s meeting, accepting an incentive proposal of $40,000 from Empire State Development.  More...

11th Ride for Missing Children preaches abduction prevention at five area schools

On their 11th annual Ride Around WNY for Missing Children, organizers and participants were happy to be broken records about how to protect against childhood abductions, because an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. More...

Unified basketball team gains traction in community

A ccording to Wikipedia, “Sportsmanship is an aspiration or ethos that a sport or activity will be enjoyed for its own sake, with proper consideration for fairness, ethics, respect, and a sense of fellowship with one's competitors.  More...