February 7, 2007 RSS feed / Local News

Community News

The Greater Buffalo Youth Orchestra will be performing at 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10 at Montante Cultural Center at Canisius College, Main and Eastwood Streets in Buffalo. More...

Master Gorino's Pil-Sung Tae Kwon-Do banquet highlighted by champions

Master Gorino's Pil-Sung Tae Kwon-Do awarded trophies to youth and adult students in multiple performance categories. More...

Art show at Amherst Museum

Art work by students of the Williamsville Central School District will be on exhibit at the Amherst Museum for four weeks during February and March. More...

Consultant reviews Main Street traffic for vision plan

Steve Ferranti of SRF Associates discussed Main Street with members of the Village of Williamsville Community Plan Committee during the group's monthly meeting on Jan. 30. More...

Community News

The National Federation for Just Communities of WNY recently honored Amherst residents Dr. Jeffrey Meilman, Hope for Tomorrow Foundation founder; Robert P. Fine, Hurwitz and Fine, P.C. president and Rich Newberg, WIVB senior correspondent. More...

Audio books available online

Enjoy listening to the latest bestseller in the car on the way to work? Want to entice a tech-savvy teen to keep up with reading assignments? Interested in fitting that trendy nonfiction title into your day? More...

'FIRST TO FIGHT'

A memorial to honor the 24th infantry division who fought in World War II, the Korean War and the Gulf War, is unveiled by Daniel Rockert, monument committee chairman, and Kenneth Fentner, former artillery battalion of the 24th infantry division. More...

ROCK'A BABY

L.J. Bonavilla, 9 months old, is rocked by mom Kristen at Rolly Pollies in East Amherst during an open play day on Jan. 30. The facility offers fitness, creative arts and music programs for children 6 months to 6 years old. More...

What is a master plan?

In January the Amherst Town Board adopted the Town of Amherst Bicentennial Comprehensive Plan - 1818 to 2018. But what is that exactly? More...

Lexi's Legacy

Family to raise pool safety awareness after tragic loss

On April 14, 2004, Michelle and Michael Scalzi welcomed their daughter, Alexis Marie, into the world. Born two months premature, her parents recalled the birth of their angel. "She weighed 2 pounds and 13 ounces," her father said. More...

Monte Carlo Night set for Feb. 10

The Eastern Hills Sunrise Rotary Club will hold its 10th annual Monte Carlo Night from 7 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Feb. 10, at the Brookfield Country Club, 5120 Shimerville Road. More...

GREATLY APPRECIATED

Lisa Donato, left, regional director of Camp Good Days and Special Times, and Guy Marlette, president of the Amherst Youth Foundation, center, accept donations from Amherst North Rotary President Debbie Pulvino at the Jan. 30 meeting. More...

Clarence Library director appointed to Amherst

The Amherst public library system will have its second director in 33 years. Roseanne Butler-Smith, who is currently serving as the director of the Clarence Public Library, will become Amherst's director on March 1. More...

Catholic Charities Appeal 2007 leadership team named

Gregory Maher of Amherst and Michael Whipple of Williamsville have been named by the Catholic Charities of Buffalo as Parish Organization and Large Gift chairs for Appeal 2007. More...