Weekly Feature



March 1, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Village approves contract for handicap parking

Six handicap parking spots are getting closer to reality following Monday’s Village Board meeting.  The board approved a contract for $52,975 with CVF Incorporated Concrete Construction for the Erie County Community Development Block Grant More...

County comptroller details agencies providing area tax preparation assistance

With income taxes due on Tuesday, April 17, the County Comptroller’s Office is providing a list of options for people who need help preparing their tax filings.  Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw is reminding families to do their due diligence More...

High school to present ‘Annie’

The Orchard Park High School Drama Club will be performing the hit musical “Annie” four times during the month of March.  The show runs at 7 p.m. from Thursday,   March 15, through Saturday, March 17, and at 2 p.m. More...

News Brief

The Zonta Club of Hamburg and Orchard Park will hold its next meeting at 6:15 p.m. Monday, March 12, at JP Fitzgerald’s; 4236 Clark St., Hamburg. Family Court Judge Margaret Szczur will present an update on the Family Treatment Court Program. More...

Supervisor hopes town can look into LED lighting

Supervisor Patrick Keem has heard from residents around town for some time about the number of streetlights that are out, and he’s looking for the town to make a switch to LED lighting to solve the problem.  More...

HISTORY COMES ALIVE

— Kevin Douglass Greene, great-great-grandson of abolitionist Frederick Douglass, speaks at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Buffalo on Friday afternoon as part of a Black History Month c More...

Garden Club to award two scholarships

The Orchard Park Garden Club is offering two $1,000 college scholarships to graduating seniors planning to major in conservation, forestry, horticulture, environmental science, landscaping or other related fields.  More...

Shrine Circus set for March 15-18

The Shrine Circus is coming to the Event Center on the Hamburg Fairgrounds, 5600 McKinley Parkway, on Thursday, March 15, through Sunday, March 18.  There will be 10 shows during the four days: 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. More...