Weekly Feature



September 7, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Fox Run breaks ground on newly renovated Health Center project

Fox Run, a retirement community in Orchard Park, will be installing a newly renovated Health Center at its campus, 1 Fox Run Lane. A groundbreaking ceremony was held Aug. More...

Editorial

West Nile virus can be prevented through caution

West Nile virus has been identified in a mosquito pool in Erie County, according to the state Department of Health, which regularly conducts the testing and recently identified this case.  According to a press release from the department, no oth More...

Spindle items

Orchard Park Editor

SAVE THE DATE — The arts make their way to Orchard Park during the month of September with two events.  The 56th annual Quaker Arts Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. More...

Out of the Past

20 Years Ago - Sept. More...

Lifestyles

Couple wed in ceremony at Old Orchard Inn

Megan Elizabeth Spelman married Maxwell Thomas Eisenbaum during a late afternoon ceremony on Sunday, June 18, 2017, at the Old Orchard Inn in East Aurora. The Rev. More...

Family dinner to mark 60th anniversary

Delores and John Ryndak of Buffalo will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at The Polish Villa and a tour of Hawaii.  John Ryndak married the former Delores Przewozny on Sept. 7, 1957, at St. More...

‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ ... opens MusicalFare’s 28th season

The 28th season of MusicalFare Theatre begins Wednesday, Sept. 6, with the story of a boy who would not grow up. More...

Business

M&T Bank to host not-for-profits at Buffalo Bills games

Eight local not-for-profit organizations will receive a Buffalo Bills game-day experience from M&T Bank for the charitable work the organizations do in the community.  More...

TCIE to offer new safety course this fall

A training program that addresses safety enhancing manufacturing workplace practices debuts this fall at the University at Buffalo. This is part of The Center for Industrial Effectiveness’ professional development schedule of offerings.  More...

Bob and John’s brings North Buffalo staple to second area location

Ask long-time residents of North Buffalo where to get a nice pizza, and there’s a good chance they’ll send you to Bob and John’s La Hacienda, a neighborhood pillar since 1972. More...

GOP supervisor nominee to be determined in primary election

The race for supervisor between incumbent Patrick Keem and political newcomer Edward Shanahan hits a significant checkpoint on Tuesday, Sept. 12, when Republican voters will decide who receives the nod for the GOP line in November.  More...

More than $300,000 secured for new community activity center

Orchard Park Town Supervisor Patrick Keem and New York State Assemblyman Mickey Kearns announced at a press conference on Aug. More...

Local News

OP woman charged by police for Leandra’s law violation

An Orchard Park woman was arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated with a 15-year-old passenger in the car Tuesday night, according to Orchard Park police.  At around 8:45 p.m., police stopped a car being driven erratically on Thorn Aven More...

Rabies clinics to be offered in fall

Three free fall rabies clinics will be offered, including one in Orchard Park, according to Erie County Legislator Joseph Lorigo, who is encouraging pet owners to vaccinate their dogs, cats and ferrets.  More...

Several arrests made during U2 concert

Six individuals were arrested by Orchard Park police Tuesday night during the U2 concert at New Era Field.  At about 8:05 p.m., police responded to a report of a drone operating over the bus lot at New Era Field.  The Erie County sheriffs d More...

Sports

Quakers fall to McKinley in opener

Sports Reporter

Orchard Park football got off to a rough start Friday. The Quakers fell at home, 25-7, to McKinley. The combination of turnovers and McKinley’s rushing attack proved too much to overcome for the Quakers. More...

Field hockey team looking to get back to the finals

The Orchard Park field hockey team lost a solid host of contributors from last year’s Class A runner-up team, but it won’t be hurting for participants this season. The varsity team has 25 girls on the final roster. More...

Girls swim team features new leaders

The Orchard Park girls swim team is coming off one of the best seasons in program history. The Lady Quaker went undefeated in league meets, won the ECIC Championship and qualified a host of girls for the state championship meet. More...

Entertainment

Special Events

fri. 8  Picnic for Roswell Park — With music by Getting Better, along with wine tasting, face painting and home tours, 5-8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 8, at 5543 Cooper Ridge, Hamburg; $5 (per family, goes to Team Roswell). More...

Walking Tours

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Theatre

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