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September 14, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Just for Kids brings enrichment programs to Cheektowaga-Sloan

A local nonprofit organization will be working with Theodore Roosevelt Elementary this year to offer a before and after-school program for students. More...

REMEMBERING SEPT. 11

Frank Nati, an emergency medical technician; Brian Chapman, U-Crest fire chief; and Cheektowaga police Sgt. Chris Geelan place a wreath during a service commemorating the victims of the 9/11 attacks 16 years ago. More...

Gas tax calculator available in wake of hurricanes’ impact on petroleum industry

Erie County Comptroller Stefan I. More...

Wage increase OK’d for Depew administrator

The Depew Village Board approved a retroactive salary increase for Village Administrator Maureen Jerackas at Monday night’s meeting.  Trustees and the village attorney agreed on a pay increase of 1.5 percent for June 1, 2015, to May 31, 20 More...

Law enforcement agencies outline procedure for Bills games

Law enforcement officials and the Buffalo Bills recently revealed security procedures for the upcoming football season.  More...

Choir to hold open houses

ABC Bel Canto choirs will host open houses on three Thursdays in September, providing an opportunity for children in grades three through 12 to sing.  According to a press release from the choir, singers come from two counties and more than 30 p More...

Library News

The following events are all scheduled at the Anna M. Reinstein Memorial Library, 2580 Harlem More...

Changes made to New Era Field Uber Zone

Before the Buffalo Bills’ home opener, Pegula Sports and Entertainment announced changes to the recently established Uber Zone for the remainder of the season.  • Uber vehicles will now enter the Uber Zone on Big Tree Road and queue i More...

Smooth public hearing Tuesday night for Chick-fil-A special use permit request

Cheektowagans and the Town Board got an update on the entire site plan for the Chick-fil-A coming to 1753 Walden Ave. during a public hearing on Tuesday regarding a special use permit for the restaurant’s drive-thru window.  More...

EPIC to host engagement conference in November

Every Person Influences Children and the Parent Network of WNY will host a WNY Family Engagement Conference on Thursday Nov. 30, at Salvatore’s Italian Gardens, 6461 Transit Road.  More...

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve set for annual Fall Festival Sept. 16

The 17th annual Fall Festival at Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. More...

Aurora Players to stage ‘Spelling Bee’

The Aurora Players will close out its 83rd season with the musical comedy “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” beginning Friday, Oct. 6, at the Roycroft Pavilion in Hamlin Park in East Aurora.  More...

HERE COMES THE BRIDE

Krissy Eastman, a Cheektowaga native, and Tory Stevens of Irving, New York, had two surprise, four-legged guests at their wedding celebration on Sept. 2. More...