Weekly Feature



November 7, 2007 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Faith Journey' Faith Journey' marks 10 years

Williamsville, North Buffalo churches celebrate successful par tnership

Ten years ago, the worship services at the North Park Lutheran Church on Starin Avenue in North Buffalo were pretty traditional. But when Pastor Susan Strouse arrived, she saw an opportunity in an unused space - a band. More...

Greenawalt- Slobe

Wendy and Richard Greenawalt of Niagara Falls announce the engagement of their daughter, Juanita Greenawalt, of Williamsville, to Brian Slobe, son of Phillip Slobe of Oswego, N.Y., and the late Joan Slobe. More...

Wedding canopy made by bride's mother

Kara Rohe married Zachary Rosenthal under a chuppa (wedding canopy) made by the bride's mother, in an afternoon ceremony on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2007 at Pasadera Country Club in Monterey, Calif. More...

Couple unite in afternoon ceremony

Joelyn Skinner married Craig G. Viscusi in an afternoon ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Mesa, Ariz. Bishop Michael Petramalo officiated. More...

Bride's dog serves as bridesmaid

Jennifer Lynn Subjeck married Jason Alan Fedus in a noon ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2007 at St. Gabriel's Church in Elma. The Rev. Dan Palys officiated. The bride is the daughter of Eva and Mark Subjeck of Elma. More...

Mervine- Merritt

Barbara I. and Lawrence E. Mervine, formerly of East Amherst, announce the engagement of their daughter, Leah R. Mervine, to Nathaniel Carpenter Merritt, son of Donna C. Biro of Amherst and Robert Paul Merritt of Rochester. More...

Wedding announcement guidelines

All engagement, wedding and anniversary announcements received by Bee Group Newspapers are published in all nine editions as a service to our readers. There is no charge. More...

VMW to offer free membership

Veterans of Modern Warfare, a new veterans' service organization dedicated to serving the nation's most recent veterans, is offering free membership until Jan. 1, 2008. More...

Holy Land park disappointing

I've just returned from Orlando, the home of "a theme park for everything." My Orlando adventure was spurred by a church conference being held in Orlando. The church theme inspired us to head to The Holy Land Experience theme park. More...

In the Military

Cadet Michael Schifferli has earned the Superintendent's Award for Achievement at the U.S. Military Academy. He is the son of Robert and Michelle Schifferli of Williamsville and is a 2005 graduate of Williamsville East High School. More...

Volunteers sought to help fight cancer

Roswell Park Cancer Institute and the Team Cure Challenge program, through the Roswell Park Alliance, are seeking persons 18 and older to fundraise and run or walk in national athletic events on behalf of cancer patients. More...

Spring color begins with fall planting

For gardeners, the arrival of fall means it's time to plant spring-flowering bulbs: tulips, crocuses and, perhaps most valuable of all, daffodils. The appeal of daffodils lies in their beauty and durability. More...

Couple honeymoon on Cape Cod

Jennifer Butler married Christopher Vaughan in a late afternoon ceremony on Friday, Aug. 17, 2007 at Saint Mary's Church in Swormville. The Rev. Patrick Zengierski and Rev. Robert Yetter officiated. The bride is the daughter of Drs. More...

Pair travel to Cancun

Brittany King married Nicholas Evans in an afternoon ceremony on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2007 at Centenary Methodist Church in New Albany, Ind. Brother Bill Cambell officiated. The bride is the daughter of Linda and Gary King of Laconia, Ind. More...

Butler- Fiegl

Drs. Nancy A. and Michael P. Butler of East Amherst announce the engagement of their daughter, Katherine Laura Butler, to Jonathan Michael Fiegl, son of Lynn M. and Thomas W. Fiegl of East Amherst. More...

Muck- Manson

Linda and James Muck of Clarence announce the engagement of their daughter, Erica Muck, to Paul Manson, son of Caroline and Steven Manson of North Tonawanda. Miss Muck graduated from Clarence Senior High School in 2000. More...

Bouquet designed by bride

Stacey Mihalics married Michael Jarvis in an afternoon ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2007 at Christ United Church of Christ in Buffalo. The Rev. Alva Looze officiated. The bride is the daughter of Jacqueline and Joseph Mihalics of Tonawanda. More...

Couple celebrate 50th with wedding party members

Marjorie J. and Richard J. More...

'Dance' runner-up Haskell returns to WNY stage, brings winner Johnson

After coming in second place on the popular FOX show, "So You Think You Can Dance," Clarence Center native Neil Haskell will make his hometown return in the American Academy of Ballet's production of "The Nutcracker." But he won't be the only SYTY More...

SENIORNEWS

The following events will take place at the Amherst Center for Senior Services, 350 John James Audubon Parkway. Registration is required. For more information, call 636-3059. Farmer's Market, 12:30-1:30 p.m. every Tuesday in November. More...

'Very successful' Walk the Villages wraps up

As Walk the Villages 2007 draws to a close, a successful year is being celebrated by participating businesses and patrons. More...

BeeHealthy Timely Hints for a Healthy Lifestyle

November is Alzheimer's Awareness Month

The Alzheimer's Association has announced that November is Alzheimer's Awareness Month. Because of the complications associated with Alzheimer's, the association has released some facts on the disease. More...

Workshop will feature tips on nutrition

The Energetics of Food is a workshop designed to change the way people think about food and nutrition. Find out what foods provide different energetic effects and sensations such as damp, hot, cool and warm. More...