Weekly Feature



November 4, 2015 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Poets nurture creative process, share thoughts on writing

Just Buffalo Writing Center is contradicting the notion that poetry is dormant.  It’s reinforcing that it’s all around us. More...

News Brief

A spaghetti dinner and basket raffle will be held from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, at Sacred Heart Academy, 3860 Main St., near Eggert Road. The dinner is eat-in or takeout. More...

VILLAGE HALLOWEEN

— Emily Kostyniak, left, and her brother, AJ, along with Harry Krey and Lily Clare enjoy cider after the Village of Williamsville’s Halloween parade at Island Park on Oct. 24. More...

Dinner, trip to Maui mark 50 years

Joan and David Spencer of Amherst celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with dinner at Salvatore’s Italian Gardens and a trip to Maui, Hawaii.  David Spencer married the former Joan Planz on Oct. 2, 1965, at St. More...

TOURISTS IN TROUBLE

— Grace Simson, left, Robert Humphrey, Zack Adams and Clara Schaeffer will star in Woody Allen's comedy “Don't Drink The Water” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13, and Saturday, Nov. 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 members respond to Sticker Shock Campaign

The Sticker Shock Campaign, a campaign to stop underage drinking, has been active in the Town of Amherst since 2008 when the Erie County Council for the Prevention of Alcohol and Substance introduced it to Western New York.  More...

Holistic lecture scheduled at library

A holistic lecture, “New Drug-free, Hands-on Method for Sore Backs and Muscles,” will be presented at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 10, at at the Audubon Library, 350 John James Audubon Parkway, Amherst. More...

Community center showcases painting exhibit

An exhibit of paintings by Wende Essrow, local artist and author, are on display now through Dec. 31 at the Jewish Community Center, Bunis Family Gallery, 2640 N. Forest Road, Amherst.  More...

Friendship Foundation to offer fundraiser

The Friendship Foundation Inc. will host a fall banquet honoring Western New York community leaders with “Courage to Come Back Awards” on Friday, Nov. More...

Couple united in July wedding at The Chapel at CrossPoint

Rachel DeJac married Richard Benny during a mid-afternoon ceremony on Saturday, July 25, 2015, in the Andrews Chapel at The Chapel at CrossPoint in Getzville. More...

‘Raise Your Voice for John’ on Nov. 15

Earlier this year, 57-year-old John Wroblewski was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and has undergone treatment, including chemotherapy.  A benefit, “Raise Your Voice for John,” to assist the Wroblewski family with increasing medical More...

Library News

These events will be held at the Audubon Library, 350 John James Audubon Parkway. Call 689-4922.   More...

On the Campus

Patricia Gianfagna was inducted to the Jesuit Honor Society of Alpha Sigma Nu at the College of the Holy Cross. The society recognizes students who distinguish themselves in scholarship, loyalty and service. More...