Weekly Feature



January 27, 2011 RSS feed / Local News

Student photographers honored at Burchfield

The Student Photography Show, currently on display at the Burchfield Nature & Art Center, opened with a well-attended reception on Jan. 16 to support young photographers. More...

West Seneca man one of two arrested, charged with grand larceny

East Aurora police have arrested Kevin Sapp, 36, formerly of Seneca Street in Buffalo, and Eric Schmidt, 34, of Seneca Street in West Seneca, in connection with the theft of property from former Buffalo Bills’ quarterback Jim Kelly.  More...

Erie County gains advanced crime-scene technology

Erie County Executive Chris Collins joined county officials last week to demonstrate the new, high-tech crime-scene tool called the Leica Scan Station, making Erie County the first in the area to purchase such equipment.  The Leica Scan Station More...

WEEKEND WONDERS

Jillian Morgan, 6, shows off the large paper snowflake she made during craft hour at the West Seneca Public Library on Saturday. More...

From West Seneca to West Africa, Rotary crusades for clean water

The Rotary Club of West Seneca has been reaching into West Africa for four years to fight against what members call “the horrors” of water-borne illnesses in drinking supplies. More...

Cuomo, Higgins support president’s message in state of union address

Local lawmakers threw their support behind President Barack Obama following Tuesday’s State of the Union address, which highlighted a planned focus on innovation, education and job creation.  More...

Brylski pleads guilty from April shooting

Jerome Brylski, of Leydecker Road in West Seneca, recently pleaded guilty to attempted murder in the first degree.  Brylski, 57, had been indicted for his involvement in the April 25 shooting on East & West Road against four West Seneca poli More...

CERT course begins March 1

The first class for the West Seneca Community Emergency Response Team will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, March 1, at Vigilant Fire Hall, 666 Main St.  More...

Fire Report

Monday, Jan. 17 — 2:57 a.m.: Seneca Hose firefighters assisted a Wimbledon Court man who suffered from chest pains. — 4:14 a.m.: Union firefighters aided a 70-year-old Seneca Creek Road female who was vomiting blood. More...