February 24, 2011 RSS feed / Local News

Fiber arts exhibit at Burchfield

The Friends of the Burchfield Nature & Art Center will host the center’s first-ever fiber arts exhibit in March. The exhibit will showcase creative and practical uses of fabric, thread and other natural fibers. More...

Governor: ‘Independent redistricting’

Years of political debate and charges of corruption in Albany could end with the passage of the Redistricting Reform Act of 2011, according to Gov. Andrew Cuomo. More...

Student’s work in stem cell lab affirms interest in medical research

Greg Roloff is well on his way to a career in medical research and patient care, thanks in part to his work on a University at Buffalo research team that’s made significant progress in the use of stem cell therapy to repair damaged heart tissue More...

County offers variety of tree, shrub seedlings

Interested gardeners can get a variety of bare-root seedlings through the Erie County Soil and Water Conservation District’s 2011 Conservation Tree and Shrub Seedling Program. More...

In brief

Houghton College’s Lambein Center, 810 Union Road, West Seneca, will host a six-hour defensive driving course from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, March 19, sponsored by AAA Western and Central New York. More...

Driver charged in deadly crash

The 20-year-old woman believed to have been driving the car that rolled over several times Feb. 5 on the Kensington Expressway and led to the death of a Cheektowaga woman was charged last week. More...

Erie 1 BOCES honors resident

Aaron McClellan, of West Seneca, was honored last week at the fourth annual Alumni Induction Ceremony, sponsored by Erie 1 BOCES. More...

Vigilant offers student scholarship

Vigilant Fire Company is reminding all high school seniors residing in the Town of West Seneca of a newly established $500 college scholarship. More...

Teen recognized for service

Seventeen-year-old Alexandra Shanahan, of West Seneca, has been honored for her volunteer service with a President’s Volunteer Service Award. More...

SENATOR ON YOUR STREET

Johanna and Herbert Huber meet and speak with Sen. Timothy M. Kennedy, D-West Seneca, Cheektowaga, at the West Seneca Senior Center. The Feb. More...

Fire Report

Monday, Feb. 14 — 9:41 a.m.: Vigilant firefighters assisted a 36-year-old Centerpointe Circle female who had difficulty breathing. — 4 p.m.: Union firefighters aided a 55-year-old Union Road female who was vomiting blood. More...

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