July 1, 2009 RSS feed / Lifestyles

On the Campus

The following area students have graduated from Boston University: Andrei Popescu, biology, and Joshua Foladare, mathematics education, both of Amherst. More...

Cheektowaga couple united for 50 years

Martha and Leonard Falsone celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends during a luncheon at Samuel's Grande Manor. Leonard Falsone married the former Martha Lenoci on June 27, 1959, at Immaculate Conception Church in Buffalo. More...

St. Paul's clergy couple celebrates 25 years of ordination

The first church that clergy couple Tim Madsen and Wendy Buckley served in 1984 was located on a gravel road, five miles from the closest paved road in Nebraska. More...

Senior News

The following events will take place at the Amherst Center for Senior Services, 370 John James Audubon Parkway. Walkers Group meets Thursdays in the waiting lounge at 9:50 a.m. for a 60-minute walk. Call John or Elsie at 691-8070. More...

Senior Center's 'Yard Fest' seeking vendors

"Yard Fest," to benefit the Amherst Center for Senior Services, will feature vendors of both new and used items from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, July 17, at the center, 370 John James Audubon Parkway. More...

Amherst Youth Hockey hot dog sale set

The Amherst Youth Hockey Pee Wee AA hot dog sale will be held from 3 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, July 7, in front of the Eagle House on Main Street during the first night of Old Home Days. Funds support youth hockey. More...

In the Military

Steven Labady of Getzville has been promoted to private first class in the Army National Guard. He serves with Headquarters Troop, 2-101 Cavalry (Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition). More...

Library News

The following events will be held at the Audubon Library, 350 John James Audubon Parkway. Registration is required for all programs. Call 689-4922. Audubon Book Club to meet at 7 p.m. More...

Veterans' posts seek new generation members

The average age of members of the Amherst AMVETS Post 49 is more than 70 years old, according to Alan Long, a past commander. "I'm a baby," said Long, who is 62. The same holds true for Commander Ron Debold, 64, of the Geo F. More...

SUMMER TREATS

SUMMER TREATS — Lia Reyes, 4, of Amherst enjoys a strawberry shortcake at the Williamsville Rotary Club's annual Strawberry Festival held in Island Park last Wednesday. Photo by Jim Smerecak Purchase color photos at www.BeeNews.com More...

Lunch Menu

The cost of lunch is $2.50 for Erie County residents age 60 and older. Reservations are necessary 24 hours in advance. Call 636-3059. More...

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