Weekly Feature



May 17, 2017 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Preparing for retirement, Quinn reflects on career in education, government

All good things must come to an end, and for Erie Community College President Jack Quinn Jr., that is occurring this week, as he steps down from the post following Wednesday’s commencement ceremony. More...

RAMBLIN’ MAN

— Travel writer and Cheektowaga native Dan Szczesny presents “Living the Travel Life: Learning to be a Global Citizen” at the Audubon Branch Library in Amherst on May 9. More...

Amherst Center for Senior Services honors volunteers

The Amherst Center for Senior Services recently held its 34th annual volunteer recognition luncheon at Classics V Banquet Center, 2425 Niagara Falls Blvd. More than 300 volunteers and dignitaries attended.  Town of Amherst Supervisor Barry A. More...

GIVING BACK

— The 10th annual Mother’s Day walk for the Asian Indian Community Foundation of Western New York was held on Saturday at the Ellicott Creek Trailway in Williamsville. More...

Christ UMC to host ‘Make a Difference Day’

Christ United Methodist Church in Amherst is hosting “Make a Difference Day” from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, May 21. More...

School arts, music events set for May

The following free arts and music events, submitted by the Arts and Culture Committee, will be held in May: Thursday, May 18 The Glendale Elementary School Chorus and the Sweet Home High School Choral Concertwillbeheldat7:30p.m. More...

Library News

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

Senior News

The following events are open to members of the Amherst Center for Senior Services, 370 John James Audubon Parkway. Call 636-3055, ext. 3108 to register.  More...

Youth Briefs

Amherst Youth Work$ program has youths 12 to 19 years of age to help with indoor and outdoor jobs for spring cleanup. They also will provide help with organizing, babysitting, party preparation, computer tutoring, errands and other tasks. More...

Williamsville family to be honored at WNY Race for the Cure

Nick and Kelly Guercio of Williamsvillehavevolunteered at the Susan G. Komen WNY Race for the Cure for 11 years. “When we first got involved with Susan G. Komen WNY, we didn’t know anyone who had breast cancer,” said Kelly Guercio. More...