Weekly Feature



October 11, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Amherst School Board unveils new library media center at Windermere Boulevard

Funds came from former teacher

Lorraine Meinke must have been smiling down from heaven during the Oct. More...

Annual Amherst Appeal to benefit district

The Amherst Central School community will display its tiger stripes of support at the fifth annual Amherst appeal “Show Us Your Stripes” event from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. More...

News Brief

Construction crews on Monday, Oct. 16, are scheduled to begin reconstructing and repaving Maple Road from North Forest Road to Hopkins. County officials said the work was set to commence on Oct. More...

NEXUS to provide expedited enrollment through Oct. 13

Officials from both the Buffalo and Fort Erie Public Bridge Authority and Niagara Falls Bridge Commission are reminding area motorists and travelers that individuals who apply for NEXUS before Friday, Oct. More...

Homecoming 2017

Sweet Home students show their support for the defense during the second quarter of the Panthers’ homecoming football game. Sweet Home lost the contest by a score of 28-0 to Grand Island. More...

Natale work session set for Thursday

The Village Board will hold a special work session from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. More...

School taxes due by Oct. 16

Town Clerk Marjory Jaeger is reminding Amherst residents that school taxes are due on or before Monday, Oct. More...

News Brief

Amherst Republican Women will hold a breakfast reception for endorsed Republican candidates from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 21, at Rizotto Ristorante, 930 Maple Road, Amherst. Each candidate will be invited to address the group. More...

Republican candidates seek further reuse of commercial properties

Building on their plan for a townwide traffic study, supervisor candidate and current Town Clerk Marjory Jaeger, along with Town Board candidates Erin Baker and Joe Spino, said they intend to breathe new life into the significant number of underused More...

Political Briefs

The Amherst Police Club is endorsing Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw in his re-election campaign, club President Edward Guzdek Jr. said Thursday. More...