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Lancaster Industrial Forum creators hope to link area businesses

Two business organizations have pooled their resources to create tools to assist area companies in finding the support they need right in their own back yard. The Lancaster Industrial Development Agency and Lancaster Area Chamber of Commerce invite business owners and leaders to the Lancaster Area Industrial Forum, which will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, […]


BNI Platinum to host special visitors day The next weekly meeting of the BNI Platinum chapter of Business Networking International will be held from 6:45 to 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 11, at the Westwood Country Club, 772 N. Forest Road, Amherst. BNI will be hosting a special visitors day that will include a program titled “The Cure for the Common […]


Chamber prepares Evening on the Greens

The Lancaster Area Chamber of Commerce is planning its premier event of the year, An Evening on the Greens, from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 16, at the Lancaster Country Club, 6061 Broadway. The event will feature a showcase of area restaurants, a wine and beer tasting and a basket raffle, and After Hours will perform. Admission is $50 […]

Quillard named executive vice president of ElderWood

ElderWood Senior Care, which has a location at 1818 Como Park Blvd., Lancaster, has announced that Philip Quillard has been named the company’s executive vice president. “As we prepare to move into the next decade at ElderWood, continuing our mission to provide the best possible care to current and future residents, Phil will oversee all day-to-day operations, financial and policy […]

In brief

The Lancaster-Depew Rotary Club will meet at 7 a.m. the second, fourth and fifth Thursday of each month at Russell’s Steaks, Chops & More, 6675 Transit Road at Freeman Road, Lancaster. For more information, contact Jack Newhouse at 686-9251 or printjobs@ roadrunner. com.


In brief

Hands-On Therapeutic Massage, 42 South Warsaw St., Depew, will hold informational mini services from 7 to 9 p.m. the last Friday of each month. For reservations, call 913-8370. Baby’s Sweet Beginnings, a lactation and wellness center at 231 Aurora St., Lancaster, holds free Mommy&Me sessions the second and fourth Monday of each month. Call 681-8100.

County cannot shirk responsibility on Zurbrick Road

Bee Editorial

When it comes to the collapse of a portion of Zurbrick Road, the county has been nothing but a dead end in terms of finding a solution. A portion of the roadway collapsed in late winter 2009, and it has been closed off to traffic except to those who live on the street to keep the collapse from worsening and […]