Weekly Feature

August 3, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Resident’s ride aims to cure multiple sclerosis

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News Brief

The West Seneca Woman’s Club is seeking new members. Women who reside in the Southtowns and are 18 years old or older are welcome to attend monthly meetings held the second Monday of the month. The club meets at St. More...

Grant to enhance county’s Family Treatment Drug Court

A five-year federal grant totaling $2.12 million has been awarded to the Erie County Family Treatment Drug Court Enhancement Initiative.  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. More...

Buffalo Professional Firefighters Association endorses Kearns for County Clerk

The Buffalo Professional Firefighters Association has released their endorsement for Michael Kearns for Erie County Clerk, according to a press release from the organization.  Buffalo Professional Firefighters Association, Local 282, represents More...

Morton’s law would ensure American-made tag on Erie County purchases

Erie County Legislator Ted Morton, R-Cheektowaga, wants to bring the term “Buy American” out of the abstract and into the concrete at the county level, and a proposed law announced Tuesday would be the first step in doing that.  More...

Appraisal day to be hosted by historical society

The West Seneca Historical Society and Museum is holding an antiques and collectibles appraisal day from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 6, at the museum, 919 Mill Road.  Two experts will be on hand to perform appraisals. More...

West Seneca Lions Club honored by Lorigo for six decades of service

Erie County Legislature Majority Leader Joseph Lorigo presented a proclamation to West Seneca Lions Club President Mike Yost at the club’s Celebrate Summer Show and Hot Dog Roast on July 27.  (See editorial on   More...

Meetings

Town Board  Monday, Aug. 7  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...

County executive submits shared services plan to legislature

County Executive Mark Poloncarz has submitted the Erie County Shared Services Savings Panel’s Plan to the County Legislature, a cost-savings proposal that could annually save taxpayers millions of dollars if specific initiatives are implemented More...

Man charged with boating while intoxicated

Glenn Jones, 34, of West Seneca, was arrested and charged with boating while intoxicated after a complainant allegedly observed the operator doing figure eights and endangering kayakers..  According to Erie County Sheriff Timothy Howard, Marine More...

Burgers, Brews and Blues set for Aug. 15

The Sisters of St. Francis of the Neumann Communities will host its second annual “Burgers, Brews and Blues” summer fundraiser, featuring a Buffalo Music Hall of Fame inductee as the evening’s vocalist.  More...