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October 12, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Town puts forth three projects for community development funding

A sidewalk replacement on Burmon Drive, a Brush Mountain Park community activity center wing Meals on Wheels program and participation in the Rural Transit program are the three projects town officials hope will be granted funding through the federal More...

District partners with BOCES for network upgrades

Seeking a stronger network infrastructure, the Orchard Park Board of Education has approved a three-year Installment Purchase Agreement through Erie 1 BOCES to upgrade outdated switches and wire closets throughout the district.  More...

Independent Health named one of country’s highest rated health insurance plans

Independent Health is again one of the highest-rated health insurance plans in the nation, according to the 2017-2018 Health Insurance Plan Ratings by the National Committee for Quality Assurance, a private organization dedicated to improving health More...

REUNITED

— Orchard Park High School’s class of 1957 recently celebrated its 60th class reunion at Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant and Banquet Facility in Blasdell. More...

Village evaluating options to repaint South Buffalo Street viaduct

Mayor Jo Ann Litwin Clinton has heard the complaints from village residents about the viaduct above South Buffalo Street near the Orchard Park Country Club and is developing a plan to rectify the problem.  Litwin Clinton gave the Bee access to e More...

West Seneca man turns himself in to police following gas station robbery

West Seneca resident Kyle Kennon Brown, a person of interest in several robberies in neighboring towns, turned himself into Orchard Park police Monday after allegedly robbing a gas station Sunday morning, Orchard Park police said.  At around 7:4 More...

NEXUS to provide expedited enrollment through Oct. 13

Officials from both the Buffalo and Fort Erie Public Bridge Authority and Niagara Falls Bridge Commission are reminding area motorists and travelers that individuals who apply for NEXUS before Friday, Oct. More...

New York State Taxation Department offers cyber security tips

In recognition of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, the state Department of Taxation and Finance is sharing tips to help taxpayers detect scams, protect sensitive information and report suspicious activity.  More...

News Briefs

The Women’s Club of Orchard Park will hold its 50th anniversary scholarship luncheon at noon Saturday, Oct. 14, at The Columns Banquets, 2221 Transit Road, Elma. Doors for the luncheon open at 11 a.m. More...