Weekly Feature



August 16, 2017 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Going green by living in less

Woman builds tiny house to embrace more sustainable lifestyle

Michelle Bernas grew up in a duplex with her grandparents, two aunts, parents and older brother in North Tonawanda. She shared a 9-foot by 10-foot room with her brother until she was 12 years old. More...

TRICK-TAKING TOURNAMENT

— Middle-schoolers Michael Passucci and Colleen Stewart hold trophies after recently placing first in four games and winning first overall twice at the three-day Youth North American Bridge Cha More...

Family activities planned

Friday Night Family Flicks continue at the Clearfield Community Center, 730 Hopkins Road. Movies are free, start at 9 p.m. and are played outside on an inflatable screen. In the event of rain, movies will be shown in the gym. More...

Senior News

The following events are open to members of the Amherst Center for Senior Services, 370 John James Audubon Parkway. Call 636-3055, ext. 3108 to register. More...

On the Campus

Colgate University has named the following students to the spring 2017 dean’s list: Madison Aston, Anna Fretz and Elena Smith, all of Amherst; Anthony DeRose and Chad Zappia, both of Williamsville; and Kathryn Chungbin and Gabriella Bianchi, bo More...

Salad, dessert buffet slated for Aug. 23

The Northtowns Christian Women’s Connection will host a salad and dessert buffet from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 23, at Christ United Methodist Church, 350 Saratoga Road. The cost is $10. More...

Program keeps children learning during summer

Parents take their seats in the Windermere Boulevard Elementary School auditorium to watch their children, entering kindergarten through sixth grade at Windermere and Smallwood Drive Elementary this fall, perform in the final activity of this year&rs More...

Library News

These events will be held at the Audubon Library, 350 John James Audubon Parkway. Call 689-4922.  Let’s Build It, for ages 3 to 6 years, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 19. More...

BRIDGE

— Tyler Mu, left, and Daren Liu hold trophies after recently placing first in four games at the annual Youth North American Bridge Championships in Toronto. More...