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August 9, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Artist, Bills alumnus pair up for charitable goal

At the WGR Sports Radio roast of Buffalo Bills alumnus Fred Jackson, artist and studio owner Ken Newton of Cheektowaga presented him with a painting.  The piece was done with acrylic paint and as a “speed painting,” meaning that it t More...

Cruise Night to feature live music

An upcoming event at Elderwood at Cheektowaga will feature plenty of vehicles and tunes as well.  A Cruise Night will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. More...

Erie County Foreclosure Task Force launched

Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns was recently joined by Kate Lockhart of the Western New York Law Center, as well as representatives from several local housing and realty groups, to announce a new countywide foreclosure task force.  More...

Corrections

The National Parkinson Foundation’s Moving Up Day event is Saturday, Sept. 22. Two separate ads, published in the Bee’s Health section in June and Life After 50 in July, had the incorrect date. More...

Cheektowaga library receives state funding

The Julia Boyer Reinstein Library in Cheektowaga will be getting upgrades to its heating, ventilation and air conditioning unit, as well as the building’s doors, thanks to newly secured state funding.  Assemblywoman Monica Wallace and Sen. More...

Priest celebrates 50 years with Cheektowaga Mass

The Rev. Nicholas Swiatek recently celebrated his golden jubilee with a Mass of Thanksgiving at Resurrection Church on Como Park Boulevard in Cheektowaga. More...

Man sentenced for Cheektowaga accident

Carlton Tompkins of Cheektowaga has been sentenced to six months in jail and five years of probation following a car accident in Cheektowaga in May.  Tompkins, 31, was reportedly driving at a high rate of speed on the Kensington Expressway and w More...

• One year later, police seek driver involved in fatal accident

Cheektowaga police are appealing to the public for any information on the anniversary of a fatal hit-and-run.  More...

Tyke Tuesday to feature magic, comedy and adventures

Walden Galleria’s eight-week Summer Kids Club program, Tyke Tuesdays, will be holding its sixth event of the season at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14. More...