Weekly Feature

October 19, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Amherst man pleads guilty to grand larceny, forgery in connection with theft from OP medical facility

William Gajewski, 55, of Amherst pleaded guilty on Friday before Erie County Court Judge Kenneth F. More...

Work begins on Riley Meadows West subdivision

Alliance Homes has recently broke ground on Riley Meadows West, a new subdivision across the street from the Riley Meadows neighborhood, where Golden Oak Lane meets Murphy Road, according to Andrew Romanowski, president and founder of Alliance Homes. More...

Political Brief

Michael Kearns, a candidate for Erie County clerk, was recently endorsed by the Civil Service Employees Association of Erie County, Local 815. CSEA represents more than 32 units of workers throughout Erie County.   More...

Schneiderman announces lawsuit against Erie County Funeral Home

New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced a lawsuit against funeral home director Elizabeth Wurtz, owner and operator of the Wurtz Funeral Home located at 9287 Boston State Rd. in Boston.  More...

Mother-son dispute leads to arrest of Cheektowaga man

A Cheektowaga man was arrested by Orchard Park police following a domestic incident where he let the air out of the tires of his mother’s vehicle and had to be forcefully subdued by officers, according to police.  On Friday, the department More...

Halloween luncheon set for Oct. 31

The Orchard Park Senior Center, 70 Linwood Ave., offers many programs for people older than 55 years. Contact the center at 662-6452 to register for programs. The Senior Center director is Debbie Santiago.   More...

WORKING OUT

— Orchard Park resident Caitlyn McLaughlin demonstrates how the Jacob's Ladder allows for both aerobic and anaerobic workouts at the recent Ormsby Educational Center's fall open house. More...

Cavalcade of Bands set for Saturday

This Saturday, 14 high school bands will make their way to Orchard Park for the 30th annual Cavalcade of Bands.  The show will begin at 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, at the Orchard Park High School athletic field, 4040 Baker Road.  More...

Former Orchard Park pastor to be honored for WWII service

Monsignor Dino Lorenzetti, former pastor of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church, will be inducted into the Wall of Honor at the Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park to honor his World War II service, a Diocese of Buffalo official said. More...

VP VISIT

— Vice President Mike Pence visited Western New York on Tuesday, stopping for a roundtable discussion at Performance Advantage Co. on Central Avenue in Lancaster. More...

Library New

LIBRARY HOURS — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday; 1 to 9 p.m. Wednesday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.  Children’s programs   More...