Weekly Feature

May 25, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Hazardous waste drop-off set for June 3

A hazardous waste drop-off event will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 3, at the Erie Community College South Campus, according to a release from county Legislator Joseph Lorigo’s office.  More...

Public to participate in 2017 Law Enforcement Torch Run

For the 31st year in New York State, law enforcement officers will be carrying the Special Olympics Flame of Hope throughout various communities, including West Seneca, leading up to opening ceremonies at the State Summer Games.  On Sunday, June More...

In the Military

U.S. Air Force Airman Joshua A. Gallagher, a 2016 graduate of West Seneca East Senior High School, has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas. Gallagher is the son of Julie M. More...

Higgins calls for federal action to address conditions causing lead exposure

Rep. More...

175 Years

This year marked the 175th anniversary of the 1842 Buffalo Creek Treaty. More...

News Brief

American Legion Post 735 Auxiliary President Debbie Diebold installed the 2017-18 auxiliary officers on May 3. More...

News Brief

West Seneca American Legion Auxiliary Post 735 will hold an information session for those interested in learning more about volunteering at the VA Medical Center, community volunteering, helping with unit activities or fundraising. More...

Cub Scout Pack 416 honors scouts at Queen of Heaven

Cub Scout Pack 416 at Queen of Heaven Church held its annual Court of Honor May 3. Each of the Cub Scouts in the Pack was recognized for their accomplishments during the past year and they were awarded their respective ranks.  More...

Meetings

Town Board  Monday, June 12  A work session of the Town Board will be held at 3 p.m. prior to the regular meeting. Work sessions are open to the public.  More...

NY Times editor discusses pursuit of truth

Returning to his native Williamsville to speak about the journalistic pursuit of truth, James Dao, op-ed editor of the New York Times, told residents that reality isn’t what it seems at first glance, and as readers, they should be skeptical.&nb More...

Schneiderman highlights local impact of federal environmental cuts

State Attorney General Eric T. More...