Weekly Feature



October 11, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Residents question board on location of football fields, inclusion of Powers Road sewers

The placement of Orchard Park Little Loop football fields and the possible implementation of sewers on Powers Road were on the minds of residents during the Oct. 3 Town Board meeting.  More...

Residents donate to build houses for Gospa Village

A number of donors, including ones from Orchard Park, have helped to build three new houses for Gospa Village on the east side of Buffalo.  More...

Snowmobilers reminded to register locally

Erie County Clerk Michael Kearns reminds snowmobilers to register their sleds locally and avoid the registration rush by mailing in their snowmobile registrations using the signature green “Renew Local” envelope or doing so at any Erie Co More...

Resident to compete for title of ‘America’s Best Insulation Installer’

Orchard Park resident Michael Stephenson of Northwind Insulation will compete this month in the 16th annual America’s Best Installer competition.  More...

PROVIDING SUPPORT

PROVIDING SUPPORT — At a recent open house, Orchard Park resident Alex Pietroszewski donated $50 to the Orchard Park Historical Society's Jolls House Museum to help with restoration projects. More...

Orchard Park graduate to raise money for ‘Pencils of Promise’

Jewelann Amato is a 2015 Orchard Park High School graduate who is currently studying nursing at the University at Buffalo. More...

Oktoberfest

OKTOBER SKY — The sun sets over Oktoberfest. More...

The Great Pumpkin Farm provides fun for all ages

Pumpkin pie eating contests, pig races and more

The giant pyramid of pumpkins at The Great Pumpkin Farm is hard to miss when driving down Main Street in Clarence. More...

Blaze results in $200,000 damage to Lakeridge Drive home

A Saturday morning structure fire caused an estimated $200,000 in damage to a Lakeridge Drive residence, according to Orchard Park police.  At 8:17 a.m., police were called to 35 Lakeridge for a report of a structure fire at the residence.  More...

Brave Little Fighters takes children, families on outings

Brave Little Fighters Foundation eases the heartache, uncertainty and challenges faced by children with serious and terminal illness and their families in Western New York through joyful and care-free events year-round.  More...

New Era Field earns safety designation

New Era Field has been recognized by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security with SAFETY Act Designation in recognition of the Buffalo Bills’ security practices.   The announcement was made Friday by Pegula Sports and Entertainment. More...

Town attempting to acquire dining room furniture for activity center through CDBG program

The Town of Orchard Park is moving forward with two projects, adding dining room furniture to the Brush Mountain Park community activity center and remaining a partner with Rural Transit Service, to be funded through the Community Development Block G More...

EA resident wins gold in longsword competition

An East Aurora resident is celebrating following a major win at a national martial arts competition. More...

Fox Run at Orchard Park named one of the 2018 Best Workplaces for Aging Services

Great Place to Work and Fortune Magazine have honored Fox Run at Orchard Park as one of the 2018 Best Workplaces for Aging Services. The ranking considered more than 76,000 employee surveys from companies in the aging services industry. More...