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October 12, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Former DPW superintendent brought out of retirement for part-time post

John Wojcik, a retired superintendent for Depew’s Department of Public Works, was brought on as an interim part-time supervisor for the same department at Tuesday night’s Village Board meeting.  The position will be in place during More...

NEXUS offering expedited enrollment

Officials from both the Buffalo and Fort Erie Public Bridge Authority and Niagara Falls Bridge Commission are reminding area motorists and travelers that individuals who apply for NEXUS before Friday, Oct. More...

Lions Club expands free eye screenings

Thanks to a collaborative effort between local Lions Club members and school officials, Lancaster Central students in pre-kindergarten through second grade are receiving free eye screenings for the first time using the latest technology.  More...

Town leaf pickup schedule detailed

The Town of Cheektowaga is reminding residents about the leaf pickup schedule through November.  Leaves will be picked up as quickly as possible, depending on the weather. More...

Walden Galleria hosting security lockdown drill today

Walden Galleria is hosting a lockdown drill this morning, according to information from the shopping mall.  The drill, which a representative of the Galleria said is an effort to be proactive in the shopping center’s safety and security, w More...

Higgins to hold area Congress on Your Corner meeting

Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Cheektowaga, has announced the Congress on Your Corner schedule for the month of October. More...

Zonta seeks vendors for annual fair

The Zonta Cheektowaga Lancaster Foundation is preparing for its seventh annual vendor event and is looking for additional crafters and vendors.  The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. More...

Political Brief

Brian Nowak has been endorsed by Our Revolution, a nonprofit, political action organization, in his bid for a seat on the Cheektowaga Town Council.   More...

NYS Taxation Department offers cyber security tips

In recognition of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, the state Department of Taxation and Finance is sharing tips to help taxpayers detect scams, protect sensitive information and report suspicious activity.  More...