Weekly Feature



January 18, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

County clerk implements neighborhood foreclosure alert program

A new program to help prevent and combat the foreclosure and “zombie” crisis in Erie County was recently outlined by Erie County Clerk Michael Kearns.  The Neighborhood Foreclosure A.L.E.R.T. More...

Editorial

District must take on large project responsibly

Bee Editorial

Every corner of the West Seneca Central School District is under consideration as the Board of Education works to outline a plan for upgrades in a massive capital improvement project, which could total $60 million.  More...

Spindle items

• FREE THROWERS — Since 1972, Knights of Columbus councils have sponsored the K of C International Free Throw Championship for boys and girls between the ages of 9 and 14. Father Baker Council No. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago Jan. 21, 1993

• Just a few weeks have passed since the first West Seneca Conservation Corps members were assembled for training, but already those involved with the project are optimistic that it will grow and prosper.  More...

Education

PROUD WINNERS

West Seneca West Senior’s Natalie Maloy and Katelyn Urbanczyk show off the awards they received for competing Sunday at the DECA regional competition at Grand Island High School. More...

Lifestyles

Moving Miracles offers training program for individuals with disabilities

For 20 years, Moving Miracles Dance Studio in West Seneca has served thousands of individuals with developmental disabilities. To expand its services beyond the dance realm, Moving Miracles now offers a small-group personal training program.  More...

St. John’s to host pasta bake dinner

St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church and Preschool will offer a community meal from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 26, at the church, 3512 Clinton St. The meal will be a pasta bake and will include bread, salad, drinks and dessert. 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, Jan. 18  10 a.m. More...

Business

H&R Block tax offices open for 2018, offer free 1040EZ

Government-mandated refund delay, tax reform legislation changes among taxpayer concerns

H&R Block recently opened 10,000 offices nationwide to serve taxpayers during the upcoming filing season.  According to an H&R Block representative, H&R Block has an office located within five miles of 95 percent of Americans, includ More...

Experimac — Orchard Park partnering with 716 Limousine to provide iPhone services, repairs

Experimac — Orchard Park has recently teamed up with 716 Limousine to bring iPhone repairs and service directly to the customer.  The Experimac — Orchard Park “RepairPod,” housed in a mobile 716 limo bus, specializes in s More...

Chamber to honor award winners Feb. 15

The West Seneca Chamber of Commerce recently announced the winners of the 2018 West Seneca Community Awards.  More...

Details not concrete for district’s capital project, pending research

Not much has been nailed down for a capital project sought for the West Seneca schools, but architects did identify some priorities during a presentation to the district’s Parent Council last week.  (See editorial on page four)  More...

Refugee organizations rebuke Trump on alleged vulgar comment

Representatives from the five agencies of the Western New York Refugee and Asylee Consortium offered a combined rebuke to President Donald Trump’s “misinformed, misguided, unnecessary, inappropriate statement” on Friday, after The W More...

Local News

Polish American Congress, General Pulaski Association get funding

Legislator John Mills recently announced that the Erie County Legislature has approved his requests to allocate funding for the Polish American Congress and General Pulaski Association in the 2018 budget. The funding was approved at the Dec. More...

Pages from the West Seneca Public Library

Teens  • The Teen Book Club meets monthly and is becoming increasingly popular for those interested in joining a friendly and relaxed, fun-loving discussion of interesting titles. More...

Backyard Classic organizers prepare for puck drop at Canalside

With a new major sponsor, the 10th annual Backyard Classic hockey tournament returns this month to Buffalo Canalside, where pucks will drop for about 120 teams and an expected 1,000 participants.  The T-Mobile Backyard Classic, set for Jan. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.I see we can spend our time putting a sign up that the Bills want to make me shout. Well, the only thing in West Seneca that makes the people want to shout is Mrs. Meegan and her tax raises. More...

Sports

West hands East first Fed loss

Boys hockey

West Seneca West’s hockey team rode a 38-save performance by Noah Sobczyk to victory Monday at the HarborCenter, as the Indians rallied from a 2-0 deficit in the second period to pull out a 4-2 win over crosstown rival West Seneca East. More...

West cagers answer Jamestown’s challenge

West Seneca West’s boys basketball team entered halftime unable to enjoy a comfortable lead for the first time this season on Jan. More...

Girls bowling team places fifth at Roethel Tourney

West Seneca’s district-wide girls bowling team made its inaugural appearance in the Dave Roethel Tournament in Rochester Monday and came away with a fifth-place finish.  More...

What's Going On

What’s Going On

New Hope plans free community dinner   New Hope United Methodist Church, located at 2846 Seneca St., will host a free community dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19.  St. John’s to host pasta bake dinner   More...

Entertainment

Workshops/Classes

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Live Local in WNY

thurs. 18   Kevin McCarthy: One Man Band — 7:30 p.m., Local Kitchen & Beer Bar, 88 W. Chippewa St., Buffalo. 259-1810, www.buffalocateringservices.com  More...

Performance

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