Weekly Feature

February 14, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorial

‘Made in America Act’ tells society to pick up a shovel

Bee Editorial

Bottom line: Learning a trade is a valuable tool for the future. Career opportunities at many of the jobs and occupations that require a four-year degree are at a standstill. More...

Spindle items

• SHORT AND SWEET — Sweethearts are the unofficial candy of Valentine’s Day. As a kid, I often viewed them as a sort-of fortune cookie. More...

Out of the Past

Bottom’s up

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

Lancaster wrestlers ready for states

¦ Michel, Empfield and Lewandowski capture sectionals

Lancaster High School wrestling coach Ron Lorenz feels pretty confident about this weekend’s New York State Public High School Athletic Association state tournament at the Times Union Center in Albany.  More...

Gymsters fare well at pair of meets

The Orchard Park Gymsters hosted their annual Nickel City Classic Feb. 8-10, where more than 850 gymnasts from New York and Pennsylvania participated in what has become one of the largest meets in Western New York.  More...

SCOREBOARD

Wednesday, Feb. 6 Girls Basketball — St. Mary’s Lancaster lost to Nardin, 49-19   More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Preservation Party plans grand opening   More...

Business

Depew deli plans for expansion this summer

Willie and May Suleiman opened their deli on Dec. 5, 2010.  Since then, the business at Depew Deli & Grocery on Broadway has increased and its owners are making plans to expand sometime in the summer.  More...

Second Startup Weekend coming to Buffalo

On the heels of the inaugural Startup Weekend Buffalo held in November, planning for the second Startup Weekend Buffalo is under way.  More...

Electronics recycling fundraiser to benefit Camp Good Days

Sunnking, Inc., in partnership with Camp Good Days, has created a program entitled “E-Scrap 4 Camp” which will facilitate recycling old electronics from participating locations to generate funds for Camp Good Days and Special Times.  More...

Job training key element to ‘Made in America’ bill

Equipment upgrades, collaboration and training the workers of the future.  (See editorial on page four)  These are the key elements to a bill created by Sen. More...

Depew’s Main Street security cameras go live

The Village of Depew will now have an extra set of “eyes” on the street.  Three security cameras have been installed along Main Street at Neoga, Sanilac and Wyandotte streets. More...

Local News

LVAC banquet honors members

The Lancaster Volunteer Ambulance Corps celebrated its 60th year with a banquet held Saturday at Salvatore’s Italian Gardens in Depew.  During the event, awards, proclamations and testimonials were given, honoring dozens of members for the More...

Lancaster Police seeking bicycle owners

Lancaster police have recovered a large number of bicycles and want to return them to their rightful owners.  The bicycles were brought in by officers responding to various calls, and police are asking residents to contact them if they have had More...

News Brief

Trash and treasures sale organizers are seeking residents who want to sell their unwanted merchandise in a giant garage sale-type setting. Table rentals cost $15. For more information, call Helen at 683-6346, Mary at 685-2118 or Judy at 560-3681. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.The Village of Depew has a first-rate sidewalk plow, yet they do not plow the sidewalks in the village. They claim it is residents’ responsibility. More...

Education

On the Campus

Brockport State College has named the following students to its fall 2012 dean’s list: Megan Bohn, Mikaelah Nadig, Alexis Dawkins, Lacey Staniszewski, Matthew Kozlowski, Matthew Beck and Kelly Roessler, all of Depew; Samantha Millard, Devon Mig More...

Lifestyles

Young sweethearts

...grow into lifelong couples

For many, teenage flames flicker out to become nothing but a fond memory. For some, though, the person they fell for as a teenager becomes the person they’ll say “I do” to. More...

Polish Falcons schedules dinner

The Polish Falcon Society of Depew will hold a polish dinner starting at noon on Sunday, Feb. 17, at 445 Columbia Ave., Depew. More...

Lancaster resident to put his voice to the test

Just a few days shy of turning 21, Trever Stribing will accomplish something that many people only dream about doing — auditioning for the television show “The Voice,” a singing competition, amidst the bright lights of New York City More...

Entertainment

Theatre

thurs. 14 . More...

Concerts

fri. 15 .For those too young and who missed the original Sublime, due to the untimely death of Bradley Nowell in 1996, Badfish is a more than acceptable substitute, with their blend of ska, reggae and alt rock. More...

Family Activities

thurs. 14 . 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, Feb. More...