Weekly Feature



March 25, 2010 RSS feed / Business

Hearings to address saving, creating jobs

A Depew company is requesting the Lancaster Industrial Development Agency’s assistance in keeping 71 jobs in Depew.   The LIDA has scheduled a public hearing for 4 p.m. More...

Businesses unite for Pajama Program

WNYKids.com and Baby’s Sweet Beginnings, 231 Aurora St., Lancaster, have joined forces to collect new books and pajamas for area children to benefit the Pajama Program, which provides new sleepwear and reading materials to children in need, ma More...

Ecology and Environment revenue down

Ecology and Environment, Inc. reported revenues for the second quarter of fiscal year 2010 of $31.1 million, down 9 percent from the $34.1 million reported in the second quarter of fiscal year 2009. More...

PartyLite names Lancaster woman senior regional vice president

Mary Heenan of Lancaster has been promoted to senior regional vice president by PartyLite, which sells home ambiance products, including candles, candle accessories and fragrances.   More...

Tractor Supply announces fundraiser

Retail farm and ranch store chain Tractor Supply Company will offer shoppers the opportunity to support 4-H youth programs through $1 donations at the register. More...

People in the news

Laura Barr recently celebrated her 10-year employment anniversary with The McGuire Group’s Harris Hill Nursing Facility in Lancaster. She is a restorative technician and certified nursing assistant. More...

Events

Empire State College to discuss   degree programs   More...

Pizzerias earn prizes for pies

Argument and conjecture will continue over which Western New York pizzeria serves up the best slice, but local restaurants earned some bragging rights this past weekend. More...

Tops Markets helps to ‘Check Out Hunger’

Tops Markets raised $221,946 during its annual “Check Out Hunger” campaign.   More...

WINNER

WINNER — Kathy Johnson of Depew shows off her winnings after being awarded $2,500 in free gasoline as part of the customer Monopoly Collect and Win game Wednesday morning at Tops, 6363 Transit R More...

In brief

The Lancaster Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its weekly Wednesday Morning A.M. Attitude Adjustment Networking Group meetings from 8 to 9 a.m. at Olive Tree Family Restaurant, 5240 Broadway, Lancaster, through April. More...