Weekly Feature



March 29, 2012 RSS feed / Business

Workshops held to aid small businesses

New York State is getting into the business of helping people start and grow small businesses.  More...

SPRING HAS SPRUNG

— Rich Flett, owner of Seneca Greenhouse on Transit Road, takes advantage of warm weather on Saturday by setting out spring flowers for passerby customers. More...

ECWA releases 2011 water quality report

The Erie County Water Authority has released its 2011 water quality report.  ECWA chairperson Francis G. More...

In brief

The West Seneca Chamber of Commerce is seeking community volunteers for its annual barbecue on June 3. A “Call for Volunteers” committee meeting has been scheduled for 11:45 a.m. Thursday, April 5, at the Chamber office. More...

Forest Lawn announces training program

Forest Lawn Cemetery recently announced its 2012 Docent Training Program, which helps train volunteers on how to give walking or trolley tours through the cemetery’s historic landscape. Training will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. More...

Sgroi Financial schedules finance workshops

Sgroi Financial LLC will present several workshops as part of its “Wisdom and Wealth” financial literacy program.  Each class will be held from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the West Seneca Public Library, 1300 Union Road. More...

Higgins backs lowering rates on student loans

A piece of legislation that reduced the interest rates for subsidized Stafford student loans is set to expire in July 2012.  Now, a new bill is being proposed in Congress to extend those reduced rates — and is receiving the support of Rep. More...

Doctor opts into online exchange

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Trocaire to host communications course

Trocaire College will host a “Communicating Effectively with Cultural, Generational and Gender Differences” workshop from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, March 30, at the Russell J. More...

BNI Signature schedules speaker series

BNI Signature, a Western New York business referral organization, will host the latest edition in its weekly speaker series from 6:45 to 8:30 a.m. Thursday, April 5, at the K of C Banquet Facility, 2735 Union Road, Cheektowaga. More...