Weekly Feature

January 21, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorial

High Risk Team will help domestic violence victims

Bee Editorial

Although October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, we should always be aware and willing to help domestic violence victims year-round. More...

Spindle items

• SNOWY SAFETY — The fluffy white stuff has finally started falling in Western New York, and although it can be very beautiful, snowfall can cause dangerous situations when not dealt with correctly.  For your own safety and that of yo More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago  Jan. 22, 1891   More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heards

. I really shouldn’t have received a notice from the code enforcement officer that I couldn’t have a temporary plastic fence. More...

Sports

Legends hockey upends Timon, fall to Marauders

The Lancaster Boys Ice Hockey federation team had an up and down week with a rout of Bishop Timon and a big loss to St. Joe’s.  The Legends started the week off on Jan. More...

Molson continues strong play for St. Mary’s boys basketball squad

Takal Molson continues to be one of the more efficient scorers in Western New York as St. More...

Lancaster indoor track captures Brockport meet title

The Lancaster boys indoor track team had a legendary performance Saturday at the Brockport State Invitational.  The boys team posted five first place victories and three school and meet records en route to winning. More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Public skate being held in Depew   The Village of Depew Recreation Department is holding open skate sessions on Saturdays and Sundays at the ice rink at 90 Gould Ave. More...

Business

Ahold to move out of Lancaster, Cheektowaga

Ahold USA will take its business in Lancaster and Cheektowaga elsewhere, according to a recent release from the company.  More...

Chamber of Commerce looks to augment its board

A special meeting of the Lancaster Area Chamber of Commerce will be held in conjunction with the organization’s officer and board installation event.  The special meeting is being called in order to revise the Chamber’s bylaws and al More...

Lancaster man promoted at financial firm

Richard Kohl of Lancaster has been promoted to vice president of business operations at L&M Financial, according to Amy Lipsitz, the company’s chief executive officer.  In his new position, Kohl will oversee the company’s informa More...

Common ideas found on town’s proposed firearm law

Lancaster residents seemed to find some common ground on a divisive issue during Tuesday night’s meeting of the Town Board.  More...

Little animal brings big boost to day health facility

Members of the Lord of Life Adult Day Health Center in Depew got a visit from an unusual animal in late December.  Petey the goat is a little less than a year old, and acts as an unofficial therapy animal.  More...

Local News

Senate passes legislation on term limits, spending cap

The Senate has recently passed legislation that would set into law eight-year term limits for leadership positions in the Senate and Assembly, according to Sen. More...

Breast Cancer Network sets February meeting

The Breast Cancer Network of Western New York will hold its monthly support meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, at the Bella Moglie building, 3297 Walden Ave. More...

Fundraiser to include $20,000 grand prize

St. Mary of the Assumption Parish and St. More...

Letters to the Editor

Campaign system needs overhaul

Help! How do we revamp the never-ending campaign system?  Cease the hourly poll from across the country, where they canvass a handful of people. More...

Police Blotter

Drunken woman allegedly asks cop if he’s white

Depew  Monday, Jan. 11  • Four cars were broken into in the parking lot of a fitness facility. All four had a window broken, and purses were stolen out of two. Nothing was taken out of the other two.  Tuesday, Jan. 12  More...

Obituaries

Death Notices

PECQUEUR, Henri T., of Lancaster, died Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015. Mr. Pecqueur was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. More...

Lifestyles

Radiating ‘BUFFALOVE’

Young preservationist protects, sustains historic neighborhoods on West Side

When Bernice Radle considers the past decade of her life, the only constant has been surges of change and self-perpetuated advancement in the field of preservation, energy efficiency and real estate on Buffalo’s West Side.  More...

Meat raffle to include door prizes, refreshments

The Polish Falcon Society will hold a meat raffle with doors opening at 1 p.m. and the first raffle beginning at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 31, at the Polish Falcon’s Hall, 445 Columbia Ave., Depew. More...

Senior News

All events (except where indicated) are held at the Town of Lancaster Senior Citizens Center, 100 Oxford Ave. To use the center, Lancaster residents need to have photo identification. For more information, call 685-3498. More...

Entertainment

Special Events

thurs. 21   Winter History Course Session 1 — 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, at First Presbyterian Church of Buffalo, 1 Symphony Circle, Buffalo; $. 245-3032  fri. 22-sun. 31   More...

Theatre

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Family Activities

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