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January 3, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorial

Community faces adversity with determination, heart

Bee Editorial

A s residents and community leaders stood by on Preston Avenue watching smoke rip through the Depew Boys & Girls Club on New Year’s Day, many felt angry and sad.  However, most people did what came naturally in a community such as Depe More...

Spindle items

• THUMPETY THUMP THUMP — Last week, while visiting a friend who lives on Laverack Avenue, I attempted to make a snowman. More...

Out of the Past

It’s showtime

Do you have a memory of the Lancaster-Depew area you would like to share with Bee readers? Send it to “Out of the Past,” Lancaster-Depew Bee, 5564 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14221.   More...

Sports

Lancers take title at Depew Holiday Tournament

Boys Basketball

If the St. More...

Lancaster wins rivalry matchup against Depew

You can throw out the record books any time rivals Lancaster and Depew meet on the basketball court. That was the case on Thursday during the opening round of the Depew Holiday Tournament.  More...

Publish sports scores in The Bee

Anyone wishing to have their teams’ sports results published in The Bee can do so by filling out forms on our website, www.beenews.com, or by e-mailing them directly to sports reporter Mike Migliore at mmigliore@beenews.com. More...

Entertainment

Family Activities

thurs. 3 . After-School Escape — Enjoy a one-hour program for kids, grades kindergarten through 5, featuring a different, fun, outdoor activity each week, 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. More...

Art

ongoing now-Jan. 3, 2013 . The Limits of Stability — On display now through Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, at Buffalo Arts Studio, 2495 Main St., Buffalo; Free. 833-4450, www.buf  More...

Comedy

thurs. 3 - sat. 5 . Rich Vos — New York-based comedian who is an Opie and Anthony Show and Tough  More...

Opera House receives $50,000 capital improvement grant

An iconic structure in the Village of Lancaster has been awarded grant money for improvement projects.  After being sworn in for his fourth term on Sunday, Assemblymen Dennis Gabryszak, D-Cheektowaga, Lancaster, presented the Lancaster Opera Ho More...

Local News

Area bars, restaurants offer opinions on ABC Laws, training

With the State Liquor Authority’s charge against ForestView Restaurant in Depew still fresh, two local establishments weighed in with their opinions on the Alcohol Beverage Control Laws and how their bartenders and servers are trained to handle More...

Fire officials attend funeral services in West Webster

Jamie Nusall stood in the hallway at Webster Schroeder High School in West Webster, N.Y., and watched a slide show of photos showing the lives of Michael Chiapperini and Tomasz Kaczowka.  “I couldn’t help but get emotional,” Nu More...

LIGHT UP THE NIGHT

— Sarah Dievendorf releases a Chinese lantern on Dec. 26 during “Zachary's Little Night Lights,” a fundraising event held at the Lancaster Elks Lodge for St. More...

Police Blotter

Topless couple resist arrest, face naked truth

Lancaster  Wednesday, Dec. 19  • Police arrested a night manager at a hotel on Freemen Drive after she was reported to have stolen $10 from a guest, which had paid for a pet fee.  Thursday, Dec. 20  More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.Who is given a permit to deface the viaduct on Transit Road? We live in Depew, we live in Cheektowaga, we live in Lancaster. We do not live in Buffalo. I would call upon the village fathers to remove that, please.  More...

Lifestyles

Artsy ice carves out frozen fun

Shaved, cubed, creamed. Ice comes in an array of shapes, sizes and variants. But for Paul Strada, ice serves as a canvas. During the past 20 years, Strada has spanned the globe creating art out of ice. More...

Redskin Boosters selling dinner certificates

Support the Lancaster Redskins Booster Club with the purchase of dinner certificates to Russell’s Steak, Chops and More and Salvatore’s Italian Gardens. At Salvatore’s, a three-course dinner certificate costs $55. More...

Foundation helps families affected by childhood cancer

This Christmas, the last thing Samantha Latona had time to worry about was a proper holiday meal.  Luckily, someone was there to worry about it for her.  Latona, a Niagara Falls mother of three, is struggling to make ends meet after she sto More...

Business

New store in Depew to provide in-home medical equipment

It took less than two weeks for Home Medical Equipment Inc. More...

Bob Evans to offer healthier menu choices

Bob Evans Restaurant, which has a location at 6635 Transit Road in Bowmansville, will now focus on healthier choices for its guests.  More...

Chamber names 2013 board of directors

The Lancaster Area Chamber of Commerce has named the following individuals to its 2013 board of directors: Chairperson Lori E. More...