Weekly Feature



November 9, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

SEA OF BLUE

— First responders from area volunteer fire companies, police agencies and ambulance corps were recognized at St. More...

Lancaster man charged with cocaine possession

Sidney Cottrell, 26, of Lancaster, was charged with a felony count of criminal possession of cocaine on Monday, Nov. 6, while Erie County deputies were attempting to serve a warrant to another individual at the Knights Inn on Transit Road.  More...

News Brief

Hillview Baptist Church hosts weekly youth groups at 26 Rehm Road, Depew. The high school group meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays, and the fourth- and fifth-grade kids’ club meets from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursdays. All WNY youths are invited. More...

Trees planted in Veterans Park as part of Blue Sky Involve project

Trees were planted in Depew’s Veterans Park on Nov. 3 as part of a grant called Blue Sky Involve, aimed to help the community and focus on the environment.  More...

News Brief

KIA Memorial Road March at Chestnut Ridge Park collected 12 tons of food for veterans, according to Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz. More...

Veterans Day event to benefit PTSD programs

The local Association of the Airborne 3rd Battalion, 19th Special Forces Group of the U.S. Army National Guard will sponsor a Veterans Day event at noon Saturday, Nov. 11, at Russell J. More...

Kennedy-, Wallace-backed car seat bill signed into law

Sen. More...

Lancaster man sells cars illegally

Richard Giza, 63, of Lancaster, has pleaded guilty before Erie County Court Judge Kenneth F. More...

On the Campus

Kelsey Montondo, of Lancaster, has been named a 2017-18 Remembrance Scholar cohort at Syracuse University’s Falk College. More...

News Brief

St. Mary of the Assumption Parish will be offering the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults with sessions from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. through May 2018 at St. Mary’s Elementary School, 2 St. Mary’s Hill in Lancaster. More...

Two men arrested in string of robberies

Two men have been arrested following a string of burglaries in Elma, according to the Erie County Sheriff’s Office.  More...

Man on mission to quash bullying after grandson’s death

A little more than six months since cyberbullying pushed his grandson to take his own life, Joe Smajdor is organizing what he hopes will be a solution to the growing problem. More...