Weekly Feature



December 23, 2009 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Locals’ earthquake relief efforts strengthen shaken city

Three years ago, an East Amherst man and his colleagues took on a challenge that would one day rebuild a legacy for the future.   Cardiologist Dr. More...

Comer-Vaccarelli

Theresa and Jeff Comer of Silver Spring, Md., announce the engagement of their daughter, Megan Comer, to Jonathan Vaccarelli, son of Donna and Vincent Vaccarelli of Getzville.   More...

Killion- Terranova

Patricia and Alan Killion of Amherst announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie Killion, to Travis Terranova, son of Karen Terranova of West Seneca and Joseph Terranova of Orchard Park. More...

Senior News

The following events will take place at the Amherst Center for Senior Services, 370 John James Audubon Parkway.   New Year’s Lunch and Celebration at noon Wednesday, Dec. 30. More...

Author to hold signings for ‘Lake Erie’ book

Buffalo native and author Tom Langmyer will sign copies of his new book at two Christmas weekend appearances at Borders stores in the area.   On Saturday, Dec. 26, Langmyer will sign “Lake Erie: History and Views” from 11 a.m. 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.   No activities scheduled for this week.   More...

Amherst native to direct new dinner theater show in Auburn

Amherst native Merete Muenter continues to have a successful career in theater. More...

Dining to Donate fundraising event

The fundraiser “Dining to Donate,” to benefit Boy Scout Troop 444, will be held from 4 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 29, at Applebee’s, 1641 Niagara Falls Blvd. More...

Couple honeymoon in Hawaii

Lori Beth Lundin married David G. Cavagnaro during an afternoon ceremony on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2009, at St. Pius X Church. The Rev. James C. O’Connor officiated.   The bride is the daughter of Judith and Carl A. Lundin of Amherst. More...

Chin-Molisani

Connie Chin of Las Vegas and Stephen Chin of Williamsville announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy Chin, to Edward Molisani, son of Elizabeth and Edward Molisani of New Rochelle, N.Y.   More...

CHRISTMAS CHEER

CHRISTMAS CHEER — Mary C. Lock and Jean Walzak flirt with Santa Claus (Norm Hart) during a Christmas luncheon held Dec. 16 at the Amherst Senior Center. More...

Calvary Lutheran Church finds home on Ayer Road

After three years of occupying temporary locations, the Calvary Lutheran Church has found a permanent home.   Under the direction of the Rev. Karl Schmidt, the close-knit congregation has spent the year settling into the former St. More...

Military News

Brandon Jones of Amherst has been promoted to the rank of specialist in the Army National Guard. He serves with Detachment 1, Company A, 42nd Special Troops Battalion.   More...

Campus News

David Taubman of Williamsville has been named to the dean’s list for the fall quarter at Rochester Institute of Technology. Taubman, an electrical engineering major, is a 2007 graduate of Williamsville East High School.   More...