Weekly Feature



December 14, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

Tips for driving safely in the snow

Friday’s winter storm was felt in Orchard Park, as well as across Western New York. More...

Out of the Past

20 Years Ago - Dec. 18, 1997   A public hearing was held Wednesday for the creation of a special zone that will allow an entrance sign to be constructed for the Quaker Crossing Retail Center.  More...

Weather can’t deter spirit of residents in Orchard Park

Orchard Park Mayor

As I look out the window, I am reminded of winters past growing up in Orchard Park. There is a fresh blanket of snow, and kids have already had the excitement of the first snow day of the year. More...

Stay informed when inclement weather strikes

Orchard Park Superintendent of Schools

It is important for parents and students to be familiar with our school closing procedures, especially this time of the year. More...

Spindle items

Orchard Park Editor

TREE REMOVAL — While close to 2 feet of snow is covering the ground in Orchard Park, residents should be reminded to take care of their tree waste with an amendment to the town code potentially coming in a few weeks.  More...

Farmers’ Almanac advises investing in goats in 2018

Managing Editor

Time once again for 200 pages of vintage guesswork, vague predictions and homespun advertisements. Time for the 2018 version of the Farmers’ Almanac.  More...

Erie County stands with its veterans

Erie County Executive

The Erie County Veterans Service Agency is your local resource for all information pertaining to veterans, and as the first agency of its kind created in New York State has been helping veterans and their families since 1926. More...