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September 7, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Depew resident selected for leadership summit

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

Giavanna Bolognese has been involved with The First Tee of Western New York since she was 8 years old. More...

Rotary Club’s new president seeks successful year

After serving as treasurer of the Rotary Club of Williamsville for the past two years, Kevin O’Donnell has taken the helm of the 36-member organization and is hoping to increase its presence in the community during his year of presidency. More...

News Briefs

Village of Depew Recreation will start its Learn to Skate program at 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 2, at 90 Gould Ave. in Depew. The rink opens Sunday, Sept. 17, for hockey, and public skate will be from Saturday, Nov. 4, through March. More...

Upcoming food drive involves multiple schools

Depew High School, Lancaster High School and St. Mary’s High School will be competing with each other for a school pride food drive competition this month. The food drive will begin on Monday, Sept. 11, and run through Friday, Oct. More...

Legislature OKs Morton’s Made in America Act

The Erie County Legislature passed the Made in America Act, sponsored by 8th District Legislator Ted Morton, R-Cheektowaga, at a special session earlier this month. The law, introduced Aug. More...

REUNITED

— Members of the local band Midnight Symphony, which was popular in the late 1990s through early 2000s, got together Aug. More...

‘Rise up for Chuck’ to benefit Alden man

A fundraiser will be held for Charles Smith, an Alden resident with a cancerous tumor.  The benefit is set to start at 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. More...

Tuesday morning fire rips through Genesee Street apartment

Firefighters from eight area companies battled a Tuesday morning blaze at 3339 Genesee Street that temporarily shut down a stretch of the east-west thoroughfare.  According to U-Crest District Fire Chief Brian Chapman, the call came in around 8: More...

Founder of ‘The Onion’ to be guest speaker at Daemen

Scott Dikkers, founder and longest-serving editor-inchief of “The Onion,” will share the story behind starting one of the most popular online humor publications when he speaks at 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. More...