Weekly Feature

September 7, 2017 RSS feed / 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...

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...

Former Orchard Park resident brings lifetime of sewing to Quaker Arts Festival

Vivian Jagoda has loved sewing clothes for a long time, since she was 12 to be exact.  Jagoda’s interest in sewing started when she began to make her own clothes because she was 4'10".  “I started making my own clothes and I fou More...

YMCA to offer specialized swim lessons

YMCA Buffalo Niagara has joined other YMCAs across the United States to launch a new swim lesson curriculum, increasing the accessibility and enjoyment of swimming for all ages and skill levels.  According to a press release, the latest evolutio More...

News Brief

The Women’s Club of Orchard Park will hold its membership tea at noon Wednesday, Sept. 13, at Nottingham Village Clubhouse, 246 Stepping Stone Lane. Members are asked to bring a wrapped gift for the annual auction. More...

Cosmetics and jewelry stolen from store

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News Brief

The U.S. Small Business Administration’s Disaster Assistance office in Buffalo is seeking customer service representatives to assist with response to Hurricane Harvey. 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...

News Briefs

The Orchard Park Village Board will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 11, in Village Hall, 4295 S. Buffalo St., Orchard Park.  The Orchard Park Board of Education will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. More...

Junior Achievement of WNY announces board officers for 2017-18

Junior Achievement of Western New York recently announced the appointment of the following local executives as officers to its Board of Directors. More...

Schneiderman announces restitution for students duped by DeVry University

New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman recently announced that hundreds of students will receive restitution following the attorney general’s investigation into DeVry Education Group, Inc. and its subsidiaries DeVry University, Inc. More...

Governor signs bill to protect students, expand anti-tampering laws

Legislation that would provide additional protections for students and expand anti tampering laws to prohibit unlawful alteration of any official student record in any primary, intermediate, high school or college in the state was recently signed by More...

Catholic Charities collecting donations for Hurricane Harvey relief

Catholic Charities of Buffalo is assisting with Hurricane Harvey relief efforts with donation opportunities, according to a recent press release from the organization.  More...