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December 22, 2016 RSS feed / Local News

McCabe accepted into Master Teacher Program

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

Kristen McCabe, a math teacher at West Seneca East Senior, has been accepted into the New York State Master Teacher program, a SUNY program launched by Gov. Andrew Cuomo for teachers outstanding in science, technology, engineering and math.  More...

Special permit allows patio home project

The Town Board on Monday granted a request from Ebenezer Community Landings, LLC for a special permit for property located at 4592 Seneca St. for the construction of 31 detached single-story patio homes and 14 two-unit town homes.  More...

Meetings

Town Board  Monday, Jan. 9  — All meetings, unless noted, begin at 7 p.m. and are held in Council Chambers at Town Hall, 1250 Union Road. Meetings are open to the public.  School Board  Monday, Jan. 9  More...

SKATE WITH SANTA

Children and families skate with Santa and other Christmas characters during an event hosted by the West Seneca Youth and Recreation Department on Sunday at the town’s ice rink.   More...

New laws ensure proper representation for public defense clients

Two bills signed into law at the end of November will help ensure that public defense clients are represented at arraignment and on appeal, according to a press release via Gov. Andrew Cuomo.  More...

MOUNTED FOR MEALS

Capt. Wayne Wolf, left, Deputy Monica Johnson and Deputy Russ Schifano of the Erie County Sheriff’s Office Mounted Reserve Unit participate in the annual Mounted for Meals drive to benefit the Food Bank of WNY Dec. More...

Former Little League president pleads guilty

Kevin Chodkowski, 46, of West Seneca, has pleaded guilty to attempted grand larceny in front of Erie County Court Judge Thomas Franczyk, according to Acting Erie County District Attorney Michael Flaherty.  More...

Federal award for Launch NY to support innovation-based startups

A federal grant totaling $245,460 for Launch NY through the U.S. Economic Development Administration aims to fill gaps in early-stage capital for startup companies, according to Rep. More...

Angels We Have Heard

Kylie Zinermon, left, Juliet Wilson and Gina Clay sing in the Clinton Street Elementary School holiday concert Dec. 19. Students sing holiday favorites to bring cheer.   More...

Capt. Baker represents department at FBI National Academy

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Light up the Holidays

The homes at 16 Laurelton Drive and 4 Sunset Creek Drive in West Seneca are among the many adorned with twinkling lights and other festive decorations for Christmas.   More...