Weekly Feature



December 8, 2011 RSS feed / Local News

Pantry’s expansion fund in the home stretch

Recent donations bring year-to-date total to $40K

Two months ago when the expansion fund for the West Seneca Food Pantry began, director Mary Lou Dietrich was hopeful to raise even a portion of the $50,000-goal by spring. More...

Camper, boat storage among town’s modified ordinances

The West Seneca Town Board recently adopted the modifications made to a series of town ordinances, as proposed by Code Enforcement Officer John Gullo.  Some were to “clean up the language” of previously-written laws while also making More...

Thanksgivers

More than 30 members of the West Seneca Teachers Association gave up their time on Nov. 19 to take part in the annual “Good Thanksgiver Drive,” organized by the West Seneca Kiwanis Club, as well as area student groups and members of Key Club. More...

HEAP session planned for next week

A Heating Energy Assistance Program outreach session will be held in the 9th District on Wednesday, Dec. 14, according to Erie County Legislator Christina W. Bove, D-West Seneca. The HEAP session will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

West Seneca parishioner oversees Catholic schools

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

Rosemary Henry grew up attending Catholic schools. Although her family could not afford to send her to a private Catholic high school, her faith remained an important part of her life.  More...

Scholarships available from Mensa foundation

Western New York Mensa invites applications for the annual Mensa Education and Research Foundation Scholarships.  More...

In brief

The Firemen’s Memorial Exhibit Center of Western New York, located at 4141 Seneca St., West Seneca, will offer extended holiday business hours for its gift shop this weekend. They are from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9; from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

CCCS of Buffalo launches blog

Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Buffalo Inc., located in West Seneca, has unveiled its new blog, “The Press Box.”  The blog, which can be accessed at www.cccsbuffalo.org/, was created to bring the latest industry news as well a More...

The Life of Robert H. Jackson

Robert Houghwout Jackson is born in the family farmhouse in Spring Creek Township, Warren County, Pennsylvania, on Feb. 13. More...