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August 27, 2014 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Teachers use summer to get their homework done

Most people imagine that teachers spend their summers on the beach or in the backyard with a book and a cool drink. Instead, they are likely to be designing courses and figuring out how to integrate new technology. More...

Lautenschlager -Strom

Lynn and Blake Strom of Getzville announce the engagement of their son, Jacob Strom, to Danielle Lautenschlager, daughter of Sharon and Jeff Lautenschlager of Crafton, Pennsylvania.  More...

Stepping forward, resident to lead Moving Day Walk

As David Wolf steps across the line and grasps his fencing sword, the trembling and stiffness vanish.  “It’s amazing, and then, of course, the next morning I’m back to me again,” he said.  Wolf, an Amherst resident, More...

ASO to hold rehearsals, 69th concert season

The Amherst Symphony Orchestra will commence rehearsals for its 69th season on Monday, Sept. 8. The rehearsals are set to begin at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium at Amherst Middle School, 55 Kings Highway. 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.  A showing of “Labor Day” will be held at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. More...

Couple wed in evening ceremony at Country Club of Buffalo

Shelby Christine Zimdahl married Michael Joseph Peck during an evening ceremony on Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, at the Country Club of Buffalo.  The bride is the daughter of Susan and Dr. Walter Zimdahl Jr. of Williamsville. More...

Saviola-Hermsen

Marlene and Mark Saviola of Amherst announce the engagement of their daughter, Alicia Saviola, to Ryan Hermsen, son of Rita and Roger Hermsen of Omaha, Nebraska.  Miss Saviola graduated from Buffalo Academy of the Sacred Heart in 1995 and receiv More...

Cinema night planned at Clearfield

Bring popcorn and a blanket tonight to enjoy a free outdoor movie, which is sponsored by the Amherst Youth and Recreation Department.  A showing of “Despicable Me 2” will take place at dusk at Clearfield Community Center’s socc More...