Weekly Feature

November 11, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorial

County cannot shirk responsibility on Zurbrick Road

Bee Editorial

When it comes to the collapse of a portion of Zurbrick Road, the county has been nothing but a dead end in terms of finding a solution. More...

Spindle items

LISA JOHNSON

• HONORING OUR HEROES — Before this past year, I never truly understood what the families of military personnel go through.  More...

Out of the Past

100 Years Ago   November 1910   NUPTIALS — Mr. and Mrs. Henry Keicher announced the marriage of their daughter, Magdalena, to Joseph Jerge.   More...

Police Blotter

Woman tries to turn tables on officers serving warrant

(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   Tuesday, Nov. More...

Obituaries

Death notice

BOLOGNA, Nancy (nee Lorusso), of Lancaster, died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. More...

Sports

Lancers face Hawks again for League A title

It’s been a familiar sight for Monsignor Martin League A football fans: the Cardinal O’Hara Hawks and the St. Mary’s of Lancaster Lancers. The two rivals will meet once again on Thursday night.   More...

Burke breaks single-season record in semifinal win

It had been building up to this point all season long for St. Mary’s junior running back Justin Burke. More...

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HIGH HOPES — St. Mary's Martha Concannon sets the ball versus Sacred Heart Saturday during the Monsignor Martin volleyball finals at Holy Angels Academy. St. More...

What's Going On

What's Going On?

Reinstein Woods   offers tours, events   More...

Entertainment

Theater

thurs. 11 - sun. 5  Murder Squared — A Murder Martini with a Hitchcock Twist written by Gary Earl Ross, and directed by Matthew LaChiusa and Lorna Hill. Thursday, Opens Thursday, Nov. 11 and continues through Sunday, Dec. More...

Art

thurs. 11  ELAB Art Lab — Emerging Leaders in the Arts Buffalo present a monthly artists show and tell event open to all art and artists, 7-10 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 11 at 464 Gallery, 464 Amherst St., Buffalo; Free. More...

Special Events

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Mayor, trustee eye new terms

While village elections may be a season away, Depew officials have set the wheels in motion on a race that will feature a contest for mayor and at least one trustee seat.   More...

Lancaster schools welcome business administrator, police chief

The Lancaster School Board welcomed a new business administrator, Jamie Phillips, at its meeting Monday night, in addition to Lancaster’s new police chief, Gerald Gill Jr.   More...

Local News

Depew fan, 13, joins priest on cooking show

The Rev. Paul D. Seil, host of “Our Daily Bread” and pastor of St. More...

Trocaire College draws artists for show

A variety of artisans will participate in a one-day show and sale to benefit Trocaire College.   The “Artisan Show” will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, at Trocaire’s Russell J. More...

Town OEM organizes food drive

The Town of Lancaster Office of Emergency Management will hold its fourth annual food drive from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, at the Tops Supermarket in the D & L Plaza, 5175 Broadway, Depew. More...

Letters to the Editor

Mandia holds own against Gabryszak

As the final votes are being counted, incumbent Assemblyman Dennis Gabryszak leads me by only 195 votes in Lancaster.  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...

Education

Lancaster Public Schools

Friday, Nov. 12 • Como Park PARP spirit day. • End of first marking period for middle and high schools. • High school DECA conference through Sunday. Saturday, Nov. More...

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LEARNING TOGETHER — Kindergartners at Annunciation School in Elma spend a portion of their day enjoying interactive learning activities on the classroom’s SMART Table. More...

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PALS — Eighth-grader Lonnie Bowlds helps kindergartner Alexander Walter read a story about fall. The two are “buddies,” and older pupils help younger ones with various activities. More...

Lifestyles

'I'll be home for Christmas'

WNY organization helps military families stay connected during holidays

M ilitary members are often stationed far away from their families, and their line of duty often means they cannot come home for holidays such as Christmas. More...

Bride’s bouquet wrapped in lace from mother’s gown, veil

Kimberly Lynn Cymerman married Brian Edward Jasinski during an afternoon ceremony on Saturday, July 17, 2010, at Christ the King Chapel at Canisius College. The Rev. Alexander Cymerman, uncle of the bride, officiated. More...

Couple honeymoon in Mexico

Tamara Christine Gillings married Matthew Robert Montgomery during an afternoon ceremony on Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010, at St. Mary’s Church in East Amherst. Deacon Paul Snyder III officiated. More...

Business

Lancaster Industrial Forum creators hope to link area businesses

Two business organizations have pooled their resources to create tools to assist area companies in finding the support they need right in their own back yard. More...

Events

BNI Platinum   to host special   visitors day   More...

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CREATING PARTNERSHIPS — Classic Billiards owner Carl Galante, left, speaks with Depew High School business teacher Eileen Cartonia and junior Cassie Flanders, who also is a member of DECA, durin More...