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April 2, 2008 RSS feed / Lifestyles

'Spring Forward' with the Amherst Symphony Orchestra

John Fullam, principal clarinetist for the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, will be performing his favorite concerto with the Amherst Symphony Orchestra at its upcoming spring concert. "I'm always happy to get a chance to do it. More...

Couple wed in Arizona, travel to Colorado

Nicole Young married Peter Easton in an evening ceremony on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2008 at the Desert Star Club at Luke Air Force Base in Glendale, Ariz. Jennifer Shaffer, a friend of the bride, officiated. More...

Walders- Coseo

Peggy and Peter Walders of Orchard Park announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Kate Walders, to Matthew Coseo, son of Donna and Tom Coseo of Clarence. More...

Kovach- Derk

Mary Ann and Richard Kovach of Akron announce the engagement of their daughter, Ann Kovach, to Michael Derk, son of Mary Derk-Weiss of West Seneca and the late Ronald Derk. Miss Kovach graduated from Copley High School in 1998. More...

Williamsville resident will perform with Aurora Players

Rob Schwartz of Williamsville is featured in Aurora Players' upcoming production of "Born Yesterday," opening April 4 at the Roycroft Pavilion in Hamlin Park off South Grove St. in East Aurora. More...

Senior News

The following events will take place at the Amherst Center for Senior Services, 350 John James Audubon Parkway. Registration is required. For more information, call 636-3059. Annual Red Hat Society lunch, noon, Thursday, April 3. More...

Spring clean your home's exterior

As spring reveals itself after a long winter, so too, does the need to begin outdoor chores for warmer weather. More...

Bee Healthy

Funnyman doctor set to visit Buffalo Dr. John Glick of the Patch Adams Gesundheit Institute will be the featured speaker at this year's Patient Education Day at Buffalo General Hospital. The presentation will run from 2 to 4 p.m. More...

Frog Dissection Leaps into the Future with Virtual Reality

S tudents can now cut, probe and investigate the inner organs of frogs without smelly formaldehyde or sharp dissection tools. More...

Library News

The following events will be held at Clearfield Library, 770 Hopkins Road, Williamsville. Registration is required for all programs. Call 688-4955. Preschool Story Time, ages 2-5 10:30-11 a.m., Mondays. More...

Honeymoon in Hawaii follows Getzville nuptials

Erin Killion married Jeffrey Vetter in an afternoon ceremony on Saturday, March 15, 2008 at St. Pius X Church in Getzville. Monsignor George B. Yiengst officiated. The bride is the daughter of Patricia and Alan Killion of Amherst. More...

Gemerek- Roeder

Alice and Robert Gemerek of Cheektowaga announce the engagement of their daughter, Sharon Gemerek, to Todd Roeder, son of Cynthia and Terry Smith of Pennsburg, Pa. Miss Gemerek graduated from Buffalo Academy of the Sacred Heart in 1991. More...

Dusel- Kubus

Phyllis and Paul Dusel of Tonawanda announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Elizabeth Dusel, to Robert William Kubus, son of Maria and Fred Kubus of Tonawanda. Miss Dusel graduated from Sweet Home High School in 2000. More...

Urbanczyk- Schlesinger

Barbara and Richard Urbanczyk of West Seneca announce the engagement of their daughter, Steffani M. Urbanczyk, to Douglas N. Schlesinger, son of Ruth and Neal Schlesinger of Depew. More...

On the Campus

Meghan E. Scheidemann of Williamsville has been named to the dean's list for the fall 2007 semester at Saint Joseph's University. Philip Limina of Amherst has been named to the dean's list for the fall 2007 semester at Paul Smith's College. More...

Bee Travel

Hawaii still a hot destination

Hawaii's "hahana," or as we say in English, "hot." Kilauea, located in Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island, has a new hot spot. More...

Book club brings women together

The Greater Amherst Welcome Wagon Book Group will read its 375th book this year. Founded on Feb. 9, 1972 by the late Adeline Vezzani, the club has allowed women to build friendships while discussing recent reads. More...