Weekly Feature

October 21, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorial

Now is the time to air grievances over looming budget

If you want to have a real chance at helping to shape the 2011 budget for the Town of Lancaster, Nov. 1 is your chance. More...

Spindle items

LISA JOHNSON

• WINNERS FOUR YEARS STRAIGHT — The staff and students of Depew and Lancaster high schools have done it again. More...

Out of the Past

100 Years Ago   Oct. 20, 1910   OPEN FOR BUSINESS — George J. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

(Editor’s note: Call The Bee at 632-0390 and record a one-minute comment on our Bee Heard line. It gives readers an opportunity to comment quickly and candidly on items of local or regional interest. More...

Sports

Miller’s TD beats Lancaster, keeps Depew perfect

Dan McGrath has coached the Depew Wildcats varsity football team for over 13 years now and has seen his fair share of classic Lancaster-Depew games. More...

Lancaster-Depew game selected as part of ‘Great American Rivalry Series’

The Lancaster-Depew football game was selected as part of the Great American Rivalry Series for 2010. Sixty-six games from 28 states throughout the country have been selected for this event for 2010.   More...

Photo

READY TO SERVE — Lancaster senior outside hitter Annmarie Nowicki hits a serve against Clarence in a match on Thursday at Lancaster High School. More...

Entertainment

Theater

thurs. 21  Buffalo Zings! Hot, Tedium & Wild! — An origi Company production that roasts local headlines and the people behind them, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays; 2:30 p.m. Sundays through Sunday, Oct. More...

Holiday

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Film/Video

thurs. 21-sun. 24  Buffalo Screamfest — Buffalo’s first horror film festival featuring four days of shorts, features and documentaries from around the world. More...

Winning moves

Depew varsity football captains Matt Mann, left, Josh Wiechelt, Michael Kasprzak and Anthony Emmanuele hold the Lancaster/Depew Rivalry trophy and plaque during the homecoming dance Saturday at Depew More...

Friends of Reinstein bring nature indoors for fundraiser

The Friends of Reinstein Nature Preserve will bring a taste of the wild to an event to raise funds for the facility’s educational programs.   More...

Local News

Student’s fashion design part of showcase

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

Allison Warejko won’t sashay down the runway, but her clothes will garner plenty of attention.   More...

St. Mary’s honors students, announces play, review classes

Victoria Fontana, a senior at St. Mary’s High School in Lancaster, was recently notified that she has been named an Outstanding Participant in the National Achievement Scholarship Program.   Rebecca Kranz, principal of St. More...

Depew adds concussion protocol to athletic policy

The Depew Union-Free School District is taking a more proactive approach to addressing injuries to ensure there are no headaches with the issue in the future. More...

Police Blotter

Resident’s Halloween decor too hot to handle

(Editors note: The Bee’s police blotter is a sampling of unusual, sometimes humorous calls received by the police department. It is not intended to be a complete record of all incidents reported.)   Depew   Friday, Oct. More...

Education

School Calendar

Lancaster Public Schools Friday, Oct. 22 • Court Street family fun night. • Como Park Haunted Hallways, 6-8:30 p.m. • Middle school Halloween dance, 7-9:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 25 • Hillview gift card fundraiser through Nov. 1. More...

On the campus

Lindsey Farrell of Lancaster, who is majoring in communication disorders and sciences, was awarded the Gustave and Geraldine Werner Scholarship at the University at Fredonia for the 2010-11 academic year.   More...

Lancaster-Depew Week

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Lifestyles

studio in the sky

Village water tower gets makeover

T he clouds finally part, and between them pours the same blue sky muralist Tim Martin inhabits one bright morning as he rolls paint onto the Village of Lancaster water tower in Fireman’s Park.   More...

Couple exchange vows in native languages

Hege Finstad-Kjos married Michael Thomas Ulbrich during an afternoon ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 4, 2010, at Lancaster Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Kelly Negus and the Rev. Per Eric Stave Engdal officiated. More...

Kugler-Paolella

Lois and Joseph Kugler of Lancaster announce the engagement of their daughter, Abby Kugler, to Ryan Paolella, son of Linda Ryan of Colorado and Michael Paolella of Lancaster.   More...

Business

Collaboration across sectors leads to success

Megan Burns-Moran

Collaboration is alive and well at the Lancaster Area Chamber of Commerce! More...

Business drums up support for benefit

At 5:45 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 7, thousands of drummers across the country will try to break the record for the most drummers playing the same beat in multiple cities at the same time.   More...

Celebration on Central

Lancaster resident Michelle Burakowski, above, and her daughter, Christine, 14, admire the renovation done to the facade of 27 Central Ave., which is currently vacant and available for tenants, on Oct More...