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January 25, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

‘Envision West Seneca 2.0’ highlights Comprehensive Plan, community center

The West Seneca Chamber of Commerce and the Town of West Seneca hosted a complimentary seminar, “Envision West Seneca 2.0, ”on Jan. 18 that was attended by local businesses.  More...

Editorial

January is a dangerous time for CO poisoning

Bee Editorial

According to data by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, January is the worst month of the year for carbon monoxide poisoning. More...

Spindle items

• NOT OVARY-ACTING — A few weeks ago, my family suffered the devastating loss of two beloved aunts, one the morning of Jan. 8 and the other the morning of Jan. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago Jan. 28, 1993

• West Seneca West High School students who participated in “Handwriting on the Wall,” a video about vandalism, undoubtedly enjoyed their work. More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

MANCUSO, Coulette “Teddy” J. (nee Evans), of West Seneca, died Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. Mrs. More...

Sports

East girls hoops edges Maryvale in OT

It didn’t matter that it was a non-league meeting: West Seneca East’s girls basketball team was thrilled to come away from Monday’s clash with Maryvale victorious, especially since it took overtime to lock down the 67-65 victory. More...

West indoor track fares well at New Balance Games

West Seneca West’s indoor track team recorded a number of solid performances in its return to New York City to take part in Friday and Saturday’s 23rd annual New Balance Games.  More...

Baugh breaks personal scoring mark in West boys hoops’ lopsided victory

After the game Adrian Baugh had against Springville on Jan. More...

Blue-Collar Unit makes insurance contribution concessions

For the first time, all town employees will be contributing to their health insurance under the terms of a contract approved Jan. 18 by the West Seneca Town Board. The new agreement, a five-year contract effective Jan. 1, 2016, through Dec. More...

Community center project sees changes

Spot Coffee has been selected as the operator of the Community Center and Library Cafe and Coffee Shop, according to Councilman Eugene Hart.  The selection was made based on review of the expression of interest submitted by several vendors and o More...

Local News

Veterans’ bricks on sale until March 1

The West Seneca Joint Veterans Committee is taking orders for its veterans’ engraved bricks program.  There will not be another brick offering for at least the next two years, so the committee is urging people to honor the service of a vet More...

Law would protect state income tax from federal changes

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Proposed laws address point-of-sale inspections, flood map

Public hearings will be held at 7 p.m. during the Monday, Jan. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.It is commendable that Sen. Gallivan wants to provide school supplies to children, but it’s laughable that he thinks he can provide all the supplies mentioned in the Jan. 4 Bee including nine binders for $10 a child. More...

Education

CALMING PAWS

Enzo, a certified SPCA therapy dog, visits students at East Middle School. More...

Erie 1 BOCES to hold information night for New Visions programs

Erie 1 BOCES will hold a community information night for parents, counselors and other members of the public to learn more about its three academically competitive New Visions programs.  The event will take place from 6:30 to 8 p.m. More...

On the Campus

Kayla Regan, of West Seneca, was named to the dean’s list at Belmony University for the fall 2017 semester.  More...

Lifestyles

LGBTQ children’s book offers ray of light

William Mason, an East Amherst native who graduated from Williamsville East and earned a master’s degree from the University at Buffalo, remembered what it was like for his sister growing up.  More...

Intro to fly fishing adult course set

The Lake Erie Chapter of Fly Fishers International will hold “Introduction to Fly Fishing,” a course for adults, Tuesdays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at West Seneca East Middle School, 1445 Center Road. Classes start Jan. 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, Jan. 25  10 a.m. More...

Business

Sweet Charity to benefit Food Bank of WNY

The 12th annual Sweet Charity to benefit the Food Bank of WNY will offer guests the opportunity to enjoy food and drink selections from a variety of Western New York establishments all under one roof.  Presented by James Desiderio Inc., Sweet Ch More...

Essex Homes launches ‘Time is of the Essex’ campaign

Essex Homes of Western New York recently announced its introductory promotion for 2018, “Time is of the Essex.”  For a limited time, qualified customers will have the opportunity to build an Essex home while enjoying savings of up t More...

Chamber to honor award winners Feb. 15

The West Seneca Chamber of Commerce recently announced the winners of the 2018 West Seneca Community Awards.  More...