Weekly Feature

June 4, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorial

CPR training makes communities safer

Bee Editorial

Residents of the Lancaster and Depew communities are fortunate to have a number of emergency personnel to call upon in a time of need, from the two police forces to the Lancaster Volunteer Ambulance Corps and many fire companies. More...

Spindle items

• BRIGHT FUTURES — It is the season for proms and graduations throughout the area, which is incredibly exciting for the young men and women in the Lancaster and Depew school districts, as well as St. Mary’s High School.  More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago June 5, 1890   The Spirit of the Morning  While net yet holds her sway in perfect peace,  When paling stars shine still in softest gray,  And sink to sleep ‘neath light of coming day,  More...

Sports

Lancaster girls win fourth straight lacrosse title

¦ Lancaster defeats Frontier at All-High for Section VI Class A crown

Lancaster’s run of being the top girls lacrosse team in Section VI Class A continued with a 12-8 victory over Frontier Thursday at All-High Stadium.  It was the fourth year in a row and the 10th time in 11 years that Lancaster has won the More...

Depew falls to Alden in Class B1 finals

The Lady Wildcats played their hearts out but fell just short in a Section VI Class B1 final game against Alden.  Depew lost the game, 4-2, after running into a strong pitcher from Alden.  The game took place May 28 on the fields at Niagara More...

Lancaster takes second at ECIC championships

¦ Emerson, Bedell set new school track records

Two school records fell over the weekend as Lancaster competed in the ECIC track and field championships at Maryvale High School.  Senior Dan Emerson broke the LHS pentathlon record, recording a score of 2745 points.  Emerson;’s perfo More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Lancaster class of ’65 schedules reunion   More...

Business

Sun Enterprises offers customized sheds for every budget

Sun Enterprises has been in the business of building sheds for 29 years, and those nearly three decades of experience have given John Hayne and his employees plenty of time to perfect the trade and offer something for every person who walks through t More...

Roundtable discussion, awards luncheon slated by Chamber

The Lancaster Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a roundtable discussion titled “Growing Revenue” from 4 to 5:30 p.m. More...

Fox Valley Club to host community open house

The Fox Valley Club will host a community open house from noon to 4 p.m. More...

Lancaster denies rezone, seeks not to increase density

In order to abide by the town’s Comprehensive Plan, the Lancaster Town Board denied a rezoning application during Monday night’s meeting.  The petition came from Tyler Development LLC and sought to rezone property on Broadway from Re More...

CHAMPS CROWNED

— Larissa Kate Robinson (40) celebrated winning the Section VI Class A girls lacrosse championship with teammates Breanna Colucci (24), Anna Donnelly (7), Grace Gabriel (8) and Jenna Hagen (9). More...

Local News

Lancaster resident named Mr. Canisius

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

When Frank Fialkiewicz III entered Canisius High School, he hit the ground running, becoming the captain of his freshman football team as well as a member of the school’s Students Against Destructive Decisions group. More...

Democratic candidates endorsed for Lancaster elections

The Town of Lancaster Democratic Committee has endorsed four candidates for the 2015 town elections.  Johanna Metz Coleman, who now holds the position of Lancaster town clerk, has been endorsed in her bid for town supervisor.  More...

News Brief

The next meeting of the Depew Village Board will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, June 8, in the Council Chambers at 85 Manitou St. The meeting will be preceded by a work session at 6:15 p.m.   More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.Congratulations to the two new school board members. You ran on the belief that what the majority wants is the way it should be in Lancaster. Please remember, once you take your seats on the board, you did not win by a majority.  More...

Lifestyles

Class of ’05:

Where are they now?

It has been a full decade since the Class of 2005 walked across the stage and into the next phase of their lives. Over 10 years, interests can change and developments in life alter plans. More...

Lancaster Hockey celebrates 35th anniversary

Lancaster Hockey will hold a two-day celebration in recognition of its 35th anniversary on Friday and Saturday, July 3 and 4. The first night will consist of an alumni reception at 7 p.m. at the Bradford Ale House, 6036 Transit Road, Depew. More...

High school instrumental groups to play in courtyard

The Lancaster High School bands will present the 22nd annual Courtyard Concert at 7 p.m. More...