Weekly Feature

August 17, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

New laws to address medical care, housing of inmates

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed two bills related to health care services for county jail inmates and the housing of out-of-state inmates, both sponsored by state Sen. Patrick Gallivan and passed by the Senate and Assembly in June.  More...

Meetings

Town Board  Monday, Aug. 21  The regular meeting of Town Board will be held at 3 p.m.  — All meetings, unless noted, begin at 7 p.m. and are held in Council Chambers at Town Hall, 1250 Union Road. More...

LITTLE FREE LIBRARY

When traveling down Main Street, residents may stumble upon this Little Free Library, put up by Jennifer Ouellette at 715 Main. More...

Higgins seeks to preserve hospital child care

U.S. Rep. Brian Higgins said the House of Representatives has approved legislation that will preserve Kids Korner, a program that provides veterans with child care services at the Buffalo VA Medical Center.  More...

Lions Club hosts summer concert series

The West Seneca Lions Club will host a series of concerts on Thursdays this summer at the bandshell behind Town Hall, 1250 Union Road. Music starts at 7 p.m. The schedule is as follows:  Aug. 17 — The Formula Band  Aug. More...

Performance audit to evaluate Erie County Water Authority

Historic water main break leaves 100,000 residents without proper access to water

Michelle Schoeneman, candidate for the Erie County Legislature’s 10th District, has filed a letter with the New York State Authorities Budget Office urging the agency to conduct a formal performance audit of the Erie County Water Authority in l More...

Roycroft Film Society to hold free outdoor screening

The Roycroft Film Society will present its fourth annual free outdoor film screening at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, on the Roycroft Campus, 39 S. Grove St., East Aurora  More...

Portion of Route 240 to be closed for eight weeks

A culvert replacement project is scheduled to begin next week on Route 240 in Orchard Park. As a result, a portion of the road will be closed, starting Aug. 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, Aug. 17  10 a.m. More...