March 1, 2012 RSS feed / Local News

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SPENDING TIME TOGETHER— Will and Bella Dembik of Orchard Park check out one of the many interactive toys while visiting Explore & More Children's Museum in East Aurora on Saturday. More...

Fire and Ice dinner to benefit Boy Scouts

It serves more than 10,000 young men annually and is often the first step on a lifelong journey of community service and leadership. More...

Church to host World Day of Prayer service

The communities of West Seneca, Hamburg and Orchard Park have joined together to offer an ecumenical worship service for World Day of Prayer 2012 on March 2. More...

March 5 deadline for special election news

The special election to fill the vacant seat in the 145th New York State Assembly District on March 20 is being contested by Chris Fahey, the Democratic candidate, and Mickey Kearns, endorsed by the Republicans. More...

Higgins vows to continue the fight for William Street postal facility

After months of speculation and rumors, the U.S. Postal Service announced on Feb. 23 that it will move all mail processing operations from the William Street Processing and Distribution Center to the Rochester P&DC. More...

Reflecting on King’s speech during Black History Month

¦ Students share what service means

Western New York college students connected Thursday with a speech made more than 40 years ago from the pulpit of Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta. Martin Luther King Jr. More...

Political brief

TEANewYork is hosting a Tea Party Caucus, to be held at the Ellicott Square Building, 295 Main St., Buffalo, from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, March 3. More...