September 18, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Local News

Student finds balance between music and life

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

West Seneca West senior Ariel Slopka has spent most of her life with a violin in one hand and a bow in the other. More...

Upcoming Meetings

Town Board Monday, Sept. 22 — All meetings, unless noted, begin at 7 p.m. and are held in Council Chambers at Town Hall, 1250 Union Road. More...

Benefit scheduled for throat cancer patient

In March of this year, Larry Sikorski, 52, of West Seneca took a trip to the emergency room because his glands were swollen and he had a severe bronchial condition that would not go away. More...

Letters to the Editor

WNY residents may file claims

From the 1940s through the 1980s, workers in the nuclear weapons industry were exposed to radiation while performing their jobs. More...

Education

School Board listens to Potters Road closure suggestion - Free Access

. The 21st Century Commission is holding its next public information meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 22, at East Middle School, 1445 Center Road, West Seneca. More...

Lifestyles

MusicalFare celebrates 25th season with popular shows

usicalFare Theatre is entering its 25th anniversary season with a slate of five productions, including two of the most popular shows ever produced by the company. More...

Youth hockey holding chicken barbecue

West Seneca Youth Hockey will be holding a chicken barbecue from 11 a.m to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, at the West Seneca Town Rink, 1250 Union Road, West Seneca. The cost for the dinner is $9 and is take-out only. 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, Sept. 18 9 a.m. — Poker 10 a.m. More...

Entertainment

Theatre

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Special Events

thurs. 18 A Rockin’ Enchanted Evening @ Silo City — Presented by the Rotary Club of Buffalo, the event will feature food trucks, wine, beer, music and tours of the monumental grain elevators, with Explore Buffalo, 5:30-8:30 p.m. More...

Family Activities

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Kearns seeks solution to sex offender placement, legal action

After a press conference held at Assemblyman Michael P. Kearns’ district office in West Seneca on Sept. More...

Elder abuse problem grows in Erie County - Free Access

Outreach set for Senior Center on Sept. 23

With an increasingly aging population, there is a rise in the number of elder abuse cases in Erie County and across the United States. (See editorial on page four) More...

Editorial

Elder abuse remains serious issue in Western New York

Bee Editorial

The numbers are startling. More than 1,500 cases of elder abuse are reported in Erie County each year. More...

Spindle items

• E-CYCLING — At Monday night’s meeting of the West Seneca School Board, East Senior High School junior Leah Barney, a student representative to the board, spoke of the many goings on at her school. More...

Out of the Past

Gardenville millrace gate

This photograph from 1913 shows the water control gate that regulated the millrace that once ran from Buffalo Creek near St. More...

Police Blotter

Drunken, incoherent man parks car at wrong house

Monday, Sept. 8 • A Reserve Road woman reported to police that she had been awoken by a large crash. More...

Sports

Versatile attack leads East to blowout victory

Football

Every season, part of West Seneca East’s game plan on the football team is to spread the ball around to a number of different people each time the Trojans take the field. Friday night against Lake Shore, they showed why. More...

RETURN TO SENDER

West Seneca West’s Haley Walczyk focuses on her follow through during the first singles match in Friday’s 5-0 loss to Clarence. More...

West’s veteran-laden field hockey squad hoping to hit, surpass .500 mark this year

If ever there was a field hockey team at West poised to reach the .500 mark and beyond, it’s this year’s seventh squad under the direction of coach Kelli Ruchalski. More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Queen of Heaven hosting mass for cancer patients More...

Business

Mandy’s Cafe offers great food, drinks for 26 years

The sweet scent of a fish fry wafts through the red dining room door on a Friday afternoon at Mandy’s Cafe in West Seneca. More...

AAA announces partnerships with area auto repair facilities

AAA Western and Central New York has announced details of a renewed partnership with more than 80 auto repair facilities participating in the AAA Approved Auto Repair program. More...

Seneca Health Care Center opens Journeys Pathway

Residents at The McGuire Group’s Seneca Health Care Center in West Seneca will be enjoying the colorful fall foliage this season as they stroll along the facility’s newly completed Journeys Pathway. More...