Weekly Feature

July 11, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Lancaster Central Board of Education elects officers, fills administrative slots

In preparation for the 2013-14 school year, the Lancaster Central Board of Education held its annual organizational meeting on Monday, at which time it elected board officers and approved the appointments of several administrators  Marie McKay a More...

Editorial

Opt for Retrovaille to work out marital issues

Bee Editorial

One of the best things to have in a healthy marriage is communication. Lack of such an important element can destroy a marriage since one or both individuals may be holding back their thoughts and feelings on the relationship. More...

Spindle items

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Out of the Past

Trouble on the tracks

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...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.I was just at the Lancaster Fourth of July celebration, and I witnessed police brutality. A young gentleman took a picture of a police officer, and the police officer went berserk. More...

Sports

Kelso discusses concussions in football

Heads Up! Head-related Injuries in Sports

When fans think back to the glory days of the Buffalo Bills in the late 1980s and early 1990s, many images come to mind.  Down 32 points, the Bills pull off a comeback with a miraculous 41-38 overtime win over the Houston Oilers in 1993. More...

Senior Tennis League enjoys another season of play

When Stan Kent began the Senior Tennis League in 1969, he was a young man instructing older players on the finer aspects of the game.  Kent, 75, now counts himself among the senior citizens and serves as the league’s president.  More...

Publish sports scores in The Bee

Anyone wishing to have their 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 Eric DeGrechie at ericd@beenews.com. More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Children’s theatre series to begin at Eastern Hills   More...

Entertainment

Theatre

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Performance

sat. 13   Sylvia Browne — The psychic will make an appearance at 8 p.m. Saturday, July 13, at Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel’s Seneca Events Center, 310 Fourth St., Niagara Falls; $. More...

Garden Tours

sat. 13 & sun. 14   Lockport in Bloom — 10 a.m.-4 p.m. self-guided walking/driving tour of more than 40 historic homes and gardens, Saturday, July 13, and Sunday, July 14. Visit www.lockportinbloom.com for locations.  sat. More...

Breaking News - 7/16/2013 10:25 AM

Fatality on Broadway

Police are investigating a fatal accident that took place on Broadway this morning. Broadway is closed between Dick Road and A Street.   More...

Local women say ‘thank you’ to troops

When a man or woman serves the country, Sheila Scroger and the Chablis’ Rouge Chapeaux chapter of the Red Hat Society believe that a small token of appreciation can go a long way.  More...

Youngest electric accident victim home from hospital

One of the four males electrically shocked behind Lancaster High School on July 1 has been released from the hospital.  More...

Local News

Intoxicated driving leads to four area arrests

A Depew man was arrested on July 3 for driving while impaired by drugs according to Erie County Sheriff Timothy Howard.  Craig M. Martynkiewicz, 34, was pulled over for traffic infractions on Genesee Street in the Town of Alden. More...

Village confident in disaster response

With the crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 in San Francisco on Saturday still fresh in people’s minds, and memories of Continental Connection Flight 3407 in Clarence Center never too distant, a discussion of Buffalo Lancaster Airport took on More...

Depew board swears in members, elects new president

The Depew Board of Education swore in three members during the Tuesday night meeting. More...

Letters to the Editor

Thank you from the Boys & Girls Club

The Board of Directors and staff of the Depew-Lancaster Boys & Girls Club would like to extend a huge thank you to the Bowmansville, Depew and Lancaster fire departments. More...

Police Blotter

Man nearly strikes vehicle already pulled over by police

Depew   Thursday, July 4  • A woman reported receiving harassing comments on her cellphone and social media from friends of her ex-boyfriend.  • The window of a car on George Urban Boulevard was broken, apparently from a bott More...

Education

Lancaster announces honor roll

Lancaster High School has namedthefollowingstudentstothe honor roll for the fourth quarter.  Grade 12   More...

Residents achieve honors at St. Mary’s High School

St. Mary’s High School in Lancaster announced the students who have achieved First Honor Roll for the fourth quarter of the 2012-2013 school year.  Bowmansville  Senior Kelsey Hatfield  Depew   Seniors  More...

St. Joseph’s announces honor roll

The following students from Lancaster and Depew have been named to the honor roll with first and second honors for St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute. First honors Grade 9 Matthew Berardi Grade 10 Anthony Berardi More...

Lifestyles

Rowing club makes centennial splash with invitational regatta

After 100 years, spectators can still see shells slicing through the water of the Black Rock Channel.  From 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Lancaster Town Band to celebrate Italy

The Lancaster Town band will hold their seventh concert of the season titled Viva Italia! at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 16 at the Richard E. Pascucci Memorial Band Shell on Artel Metz Drive. More...

Where to Volunteer

Hearts and Hands   More...

Business

Kenpo school teaches practical, modern martial art

The American Kenpo Karate Institute does not teach an antiquated art form.  The martial arts institution, located at 2084 George Urban Blvd. More...

Sunnking facility location changes

The Sunnking facility, which was previously located at 2 Benzel Court, has moved to 1800 Broadway, Unit 4A.  TheBroadwayfacilitywillcontinue accepting residential and business drop-offs; however, the old Benzel Court facility is closed and is no More...

Pens to save taxes help local business

County Clerk Christopher Jacobs is working with local businesses to reduce taxes one click at a time.  Northeast Mechanical, located at 139 Snyder Ave. in Depew, is one business that will donate pens to county auto bureaus.  More...