Weekly Feature



September 4, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Retired officers return for unveiling of updated police facility

A brief ceremony and tour of the West Seneca Police Department Aug. More...

Editorial

Important for all of society to assist in suicide prevention

Bee Editorial

I n light of the recent death of comedian Robin Williams, the issues of depression, mental health and suicide have received greater attention both in the media and during conversations at the dinner table. More...

Spindle items

• FARMERS MARKET — It’s hard to believe that the final week of the Main Street Marketplace is already here.  More...

Out of the Past

Mrs. William Elliott

Mrs. More...

Education

MARCHING BAND

Katherine Jones and Patrick Kane from the West Seneca West High School Marching Band perform at the annual Labor Day parade Monday in South Buffalo.   More...

Lifestyles

Tailgating experience brings Bills fans together

As the temperature outside goes from being humid to a bit more crisp, one thing is for certain: football season isn’t far down the road.  More...

Chinese auction for cat adoption set for Sept. 7

Lori’s Fourth Amazing Chinese Auction to benefit the “Ten Lives Club,” a non-profit cat adoption and rescue organization, is set from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, at the Seneca Babcock Center, 1168 Seneca St., West Seneca. More...

Upcoming exhibit at Burchfield highlights nature of birds

The Burchfield Nature & Art Center is welcoming the community to an opening reception for its latest exhibit, “Eventide,” from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at the Center, 2001 Union Road in West Seneca. More...

School Board welcomes return of students

There was plenty of excitement in the room as members of the West Seneca School Board discussed the imminent return of students at the six elementary schools, two middle schools, and two high schools that make up the district at their Aug. More...

Suicide prevention coalition, Erie County raises awareness

During National Suicide Prevention Week, the Suicide Prevention Coalition of Erie County will be spreading awareness through various events.  (See editorial on page four)  More...

Local News

Educator stresses value of library

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

Patricia Wass wants those interested in information to know that the West Seneca Public Library has something for everyone.  Wass, who serves as the president of the Friends of the West Seneca Public Library and is a kindergarten teacher at Cli More...

EMR EXPERT

Rotary Club of West Seneca members were transformed into informed patients at their last meeting at Alton’s Restaurant in West Seneca. More...

Homeowner stops burglary in progress

An Orchard Park homeowner thwarted a burglary and home invasion when he and his 17-year-old son detained two intruders at gunpoint early Monday morning.  At 1:12 a.m., Orchard Park police said they received a call from a Transit Road resident wh More...

Sports

Captains’ athleticism will help East gridders thrive

Picking a captain can be an arduous task for the most seasoned of coaches. All kinds of factors play into such a decision, from physical attributes to leadership ability to intangibles that are virtually impossible to quantify.  More...

West’s young golf squad has no room for error

It’s never ideal a school sports squad loses players to graduation, but with the situation West Seneca West golf coach Lori Potter is facing this fall, the departure of seven members of last season’s squad is certainly more painful than i More...

BLA offering Fall Ball, My Stick programs

The Buffalo Lacrosse Academy is offering Fall Ball for boys and girls (grades 1-12) and My First Stick for boys and girls (ages 3-6) on Sundays, Sept. 7, 14, 21 and 28 and Oct. More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Market to conclude with customer appreciation   More...

Business

Surgical Associates of Western New York adds new physician

On Aug. 1, Surgical Associates of Western New York brought a new surgeon into the fold, with the arrival Dr. More...

NEW PARTNERS

Aaron Powell, left, and Travis Mastroianni, both of Orchard Park, have been made partners at Southtowns Radiology Associates. The practice has locations in West Seneca, Orchard Park and Hamburg. More...

Casciano Consulting Group opens new headquarters

Casciano Consulting Group, LLC, a Buffalo-based small business consulting firm, is opening its doors to the new headquarters located at 1045 Union Road, West Seneca.  More...