October 30, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Police nab 12 people in ‘warrant roundup’

The West Seneca Police Department’s Detective Bureau has conducted its second “warrant roundup” of the year, leading to the arrest of 12 people on warrants and another 13 warrants being cleared or exceptionally cleared. More...

Local News

Highway Department begins leaf cleanup

Breathtaking Western New York foliage is quickly fading, meaning the start of leaf pickup in the Town of West Seneca. The town began its annual leaf pickup on Monday in Zone One. More...

Upcoming Meetings

Town Board Monday, Nov. 3 — All meetings, unless noted, begin at 7 p.m. and are held in Council Chambers at Town Hall, 1250 Union Road. School Board Monday, Nov. 3 More...

West Seneca Central School District

2014-2015 Music Calendar

10/30 - West Senior Fall Choral at West Senior, 7 p.m. 11/6 - East Middle 7/8 Fall Choral concert at East Middle, 7 p.m. 11/6 - West Senior Fall Instrumental at West Senior, 7 p.m. More...

Education

Home-schooling program heads to Fourteen Holy Helpers

Although Fourteen Holy Helpers School closed in June, the building found a new tenant in September with a home-schooling program. More...

Library gets teens involved in gaming and international event

The West Seneca Public Library will host International Gaming Day to encourage teens to come to the library. Teens ages 12 to 17 are invited to participate in activities from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, at the library, 1300 Union Road. More...

Share your student’s success

One of our popular features is the campus news. Parents enjoy sharing the continued success of their children with the community, and reading about their children's’ former classmates. More...

Lifestyles

Halloween spirits lie just off tourist path

Rustling leaves, the wind through the trees and a cloudy night sky can send a chill through even the skeptics this time of year. Ghosts and fright fill our minds, and it’s not hard to imagine hauntings everywhere. More...

East Middle collecting food for Lions Club

Now through Friday, Nov. 7, West Seneca East Middle School will be collecting canned goods and nonperishable food items to support the West Seneca Lions Club as part of its Kick Hunger food drive. More...

Bee Senior News

These activities are scheduled at the West Seneca Senior Center, 4620 Seneca St. For more information, call the center at 675-9288, or visit the town’s website at www.westseneca.net. Thursday, Oct. 30 9 a.m. — Poker 10 a.m. More...

Business

JD’s serves slow-smokin’ barbecue with passion

From Las Vegas to the Mississippi, Joe Grimaldi knows his barbecue. Growing up with his mother's cooking, who was born and raised in Tennessee, Grimaldi has always been passionate about food. More...

Michael’s Town Shanty dishes up range of tasty foods

Michael’s Town Shanty can serve up a dish for anyone’s taste while keeping the prices affordable. More...

Tom Petrocelli to speak at networking event

The next monthly meeting of the Consultants Network WNY will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 10, at Parings Wine Bar, 5893 Main St. in Williamsville. More...

Voters head to polls Nov. 4

Voters will head to the polls Tuesday, Nov. 4, to choose candidates at the local, state and federal level. In West Seneca, incumbent Jeffrey Harrington is running unopposed for town justice, a four-year term. More...

Art society welcomes master pastelist

Patricia Tribastone

The West Seneca Art Society will welcome national award-winning pastel artist Patricia Tribastone to its November meeting. More...

Editorial

Roundups hold people accountable for their actions

Bee Editorial

Every action has an equal and opposite reaction. We learned about Newton’s Third Law in science class, but it holds true in other parts of life as well. More...

Spindle items

• GREETINGS – As the new editor of the West Seneca Bee, I wanted to introduce myself. Although I’ve spent a chunk of time in the area, I look forward to getting to know everyone better. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years AgoNov. 2, 1989 •It has been a while, almost a year in fact, since Town of West Seneca Supervisor Joan F. Lillis has been able to sit in a town board meeting due to illness. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.To the guy who took my mattress cover from the dryer at Island Oasis on Oct. 21, please return it. You were caught on tape. .I see Mrs. Meegan is going to raise our taxes 4 percent. While other towns reduce their spending, not West Seneca. More...

Sports

Win over NT secures rematch with Panthers

East football

West Seneca East’s football team secured its annual inevitable meeting with perennial powerhouse Sweet Home Friday night by taking out North Tonawanda, 25-14, in a Section VI Federation Class A quarterfinal. More...

SHOT STOPPER

West Seneca West goalie Angela Johnson makes a sliding save to thwart a Clarence attacker, but the second-seeded Lady Red Devils would have the last laugh as they rallied from a 2-0 deficit to top third-seeded West, 3-2, and dash the hopes of a Lady More...

First playoff victory in six years pushes West win streak to four

Girls volleyball

West Seneca West’s girls volleyball team pushed its winning streak to four matches Friday by earning its first postseason victory since 2008. More...

What's Going On

What’s Going On

Event benefits Knights of Equity Charities More...

Entertainment

Halloween

thurs. 30 Mall-o-ween — Families are encouraged to come in costume for trick-or-treating throughout the mall, 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. More...

Special Events

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Family Activities

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