thurs. 10 & fri. 11 Best of Enemies — Documentary film from 2015 co-directed by Robert Gordon and Morgan Neville on the 10 political debates of Gore Vidal and William F. Buckley in 1968, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, and Friday, Sept. 11, at the Screening Room, 3131 Sheridan Drive, Northtown Business Center, Amherst; $. 837-0376, www.screeningroom.net


West Seneca East Football: def. Frontier 41-0 Boys soccer: lost to Williamsville East 5-0, lost to Iroquois 4-0 Girls soccer: lost to Williamsville East 4-1, lost to Iroquois 5-2 Girls volleyball: lost to Orchard Park 14-25, 16-25, 11-25 Field hockey: lost to Orchard Park 4-0 West Seneca West Football: lost to Iroquois 31-19 Boys soccer: tied Kenmore West 2-2, tied […]

West field hockey returns top two scorers

Offense will hopefully be one of the things West Seneca West field hockey coach Kelli Ruchalski doesn’t have to focus on this fall thanks to the fact that her top two scorers from last season are returning for another go around. Junior attacker Katie Ziemba and senior attacker Cassie Farr are two of the squad’s co-captains and bring a tremendous […]

Seniors, sophomores to guide East field hockey

West Seneca East’s field hockey team was one of the younger ones competing in 2014, with just one senior moving on from that squad. And though the Lady Trojans only earned a couple of wins last fall, they gained valuable varsity experience along the way — experience that coach Jim Maisano hopes translates into a few more victories this season. […]

East gridders pound Frontier in opener

Johnson sets school record with 99-yard fumble return TD

Ray Johnson single-handedly took the wind out of Frontier’s sails in Friday night’s season-opening non-league football contest, as his 99-yard fumble return for a touchdown in the third quarter not only set a new school record for the longest scoring play of that type but prevented the Falcons from clawing their way back into what would instead ultimately end up […]


fri. 11 Arrangements — An exhibit featuring the work of painter/muralist Augustina Droze, with an opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11, and continues through Friday, Oct. 9, in the Andrew L. Bouwhuis Library at Canisius College, 2001 Main St., Buffalo. 888-3752 sat. 12 Violet Gordon’s Art — “Stick, Stone, and Steel Exhibition,” four watercolors on Chinese […]


wed. 16 Lang Lang — Opens the 2015-16 Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra season featuring Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2 and other works by Glinka and Tchaikovsky, with JoAnn Falletta conducting, 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, at Kleinhans Music Hall, 3 Symphony Circle, Buffalo; $. 885-5000, bpo.org Announcement Dennis Kim New Concertmaster of BPO — Dennis Kim has been named the new […]

Walking Tours

thurs. 10 Masters of American Architecture Walking Tour — See signature works by some of America’s greatest architects on this tour, presented by Explore Buffalo, 10 a.m.-noon Thursday, Sept. 10, meet at Visit Buffalo Niagara Visitor Center, Washington and Clinton streets, Buffalo; $. 245-3032, www.explorebuffalo.org Silo City Grounded — Be amazed by the scale of the grain elevators at Silo […]

Family Activities

thurs. 10 Wellness Walk — Drop by Tifft Nature Preserve and enjoy the fresh air and the sights and sounds of the season with a healthy outdoor walk, 10 a.m.-noon Thursday, Sept. 10, at Tifft Nature Preserve, 1200 Fuhrmann Blvd., Buffalo; $. Call 825-6397 to confirm walk is taking place. www.sciencebuff.org sat. 12 & sun. 13 Penn Dixie Public Days […]


thurs. 17 The Best Christmas Pageant Ever — The Lancaster Regional Players will hold open auditions for the children’s roles in “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever,” from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, at the Village Meeting House, 5658 Main St., in Williamsville. Auditioners will read from the script, no appointment necessary. For more information, visit www.lancasterregionalplayers.org or email […]