Weekly Feature

August 10, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Depew man killed by hit-and-run vehicle near airport

Police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run during the predawn hours of Tuesday on Genesee Street, near Buffalo Niagara International Airport.  More...

Morton’s law would ensure American-made tag on county purchases

Erie County Legislator Ted Morton, R-Cheektowaga, wants to bring the term “Buy American” out of the abstract and into the concrete at the county level, and a proposed law announced last Tuesday would be the first step in doing that.  More...

News Brief

There will be no school superintendent column for August, as content is light in summer months. Columns resume in the fall, with Lancaster’s Michael Vallely submitting a column in September. More...

News Brief

Sporting licenses are on sale in the Town Clerk’s Office at Lancaster Town Hall, 21 Central Ave., Lancaster. More...

B-17 ‘Flying Fortress’ to take flight over Buffalo

The Liberty Foundation’s 2017 Salute to Veterans tour will visit Buffalo with the World War II Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress “Madras Maiden” on Saturday, Aug. 12, and Sunday, Aug. More...

News Brief

Holy Mother of the Rosary will have its BW’s chicken barbecue from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, and Wednesday, Sept. 20, at 6298 Broadway in Lancaster. Dinners are $11 and takeout only. Call 685-5766 or 704-5458 for more information.   More...

Alden sets music duo

The Alden Farmers Market will host performers Dark Road Duo, a harmonica based slice of Americana music, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, according to a press release.  More...