Weekly Feature



February 15, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Police say Elma man involved in four drug-related accidents in OP

Orchard Park police said officers were kept busy Monday evening responding to four separate accidents involving the same vehicle driving recklessly and leaving the scene.  More...

Burke nabs Democratic nomination for 142nd Assembly special election

Erie County Legislator Patrick Burke, D-Cheektowaga, earned a unanimous nomination from the Erie County Democratic Committee on Monday for April’s special election in the state’s 142nd Assembly District.  More...

Decision still looming on parks upkeep

The Town Board has yet to make a decision on whether to have the Highway Department or the Recreation Department handle maintenance of the parks, citing a need for a more thorough examination of the issues involved in a potential changeover.  (S More...

TREATS FOR SENIORS —

Teacher aide Lori Ramsey and teacher Christina Narbe are shown on Feb. More...

St. Mary’s lists area honor roll

St. Mary’s High School has named the following Orchard Park students to the honor roll for the second quarter of the 2017-18 school year. More...

Library News.

Children’s programs   Preschool Story Hour will begin at 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday from now until Feb. 20. Registration is required.  Independent Preschool Story Hour will be held at 10:30 a.m. every Thursday from now until Feb. 22. More...

Massive tax increase for Burmon Drive project irritates residents

A group of residents from Burmon Drive were aggravated with the Town Board after finding out about a sizable tax increase of up to 40 percent, at least initially, for some to pay for the road reconstruction project.  The individuals who spoke du More...

News Brief

The State of Orchard Park will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, in the Municipal Center, 4295 S. Buffalo St., Orchard Park. The address is jointly given by leaders from the Town and Village boards.   More...

Jacobs backs bill to increase registered number of organ donors

State Sen. More...

News Brief

The Orchard Park Garden Club will hold its regular membership meeting at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, March 1, at the Orchard Park Presbyterian Church, 4369 S. Buffalo St., Orchard Park. More...

History of Amish quilts set for Feb. 26

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

Motivational speaker to hold event at DiPaolo’s

International motivational speaker, best-selling author, and the founder of Champion UP, Adrian Starks will be bringing his Champion UP 2018 Tour to the area.  More...

On the Campus

John Carroll University has named the following Orchard Park residents to the dean’s list for the 2017 fall semester: Madison Dolce, Aydan Hanlon and Mychaela Lauria.  More...