Weekly Feature



August 6, 2014 RSS feed / Lifestyles

The fun of FISHING

As I unfold my battered red lawn chair on the grass, a familiar feeling of relaxation begins to wash over me. Fishing has been one of my favorite ways to unwind since I was a small child. More...

Symphony to perform on museum grounds

On Friday, Aug. More...

Senior News

The following events are open to members of the Amherst Center for Senior Services, 370 John James Audubon Parkway. Call 636-3050 to register.  More...

Youth, Recreation schedules outdoor movies, water week

This month, the Amherst Youth and Recreation Department will provide outdoor activities and family fun.  More...

Couple celebrate 50th anniversary

Elizabeth and William Erdman of Williamsville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner. More...

Owl Prowl program set at Walton Woods

Owl Prowl will be held from 8 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, at Walton Woods Trailhead, next to the Amherst Center for Senior Services, 370 John James Audubon Parkway, Amherst. Participants can search and learn about owls, and the program is free. More...

Amherst Task Force reviews developmental assets

Last winter, 2,134 of our town’s eighth-, 10th- and 12th-graders completed the Search Institute’s Survey of Student Attitudes and Behaviors.  The 40 Developmental Assets are divided into two key areas: external assets and internal as More...

Town resident publishes ‘Talk, Play, And Read With Me, Mommy’

After writing parenting articles, Jo Ann Gramlich wanted to pursue a creative outlet.  In May, she published “Talk, Play, And Read With Me, Mommy: Interactive Activities to Enhance Your Child’s Language Development From Birth to Age More...

On the Campus

Nicholas Ferrara of Amherst and Max Roehmholdt of Williamsville have been named to the dean’s list at Union College for the spring 2014 semester.  More...