Weekly Feature



November 24, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorial

Remember to shop locally during the holidays

Bee Editorial

Do you have a person on your holiday list who seems to already have everything? Perhaps if you make adjustments to your possible gift ideas you may end up with new ideas. More...

Spindle items

• GOBBLE — Turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie. So many wonderful things fill a Thanksgiving table. The food is made even better by the family and friends who gather together to spend the day. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago Nov. 21, 1991

• “Can do” is the motto used by the Seabees since their inception in 1942. “Already did” is the appropriate phrase for Richard Lindner’s start-up attempt of his own Seabee “Island” based in West Seneca. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.I don’t think it takes much investigation to see that the teachers in West Seneca haven’t changed over the last 10 years; however, all of the ranks have decreased in that time period. More...

Sports

West names October’s Athletes of the Month

The West Seneca West Varsity “W” Club and Girls Athletic Association recently announced that Nate Roberts, Jesse Broad, Tyler Bishop, Jake Siwy, Jon Clancy, Ashley Dibble, Anna Rybczynski, Hannah Wroblewski, Kaitlyn Todaro, Megan Lattanzi More...

Winter sports previews to begin next week

The Bee will begin previewing the winter sports teams in next week’s edition by publishing stories for the boys and girls basketball teams. More...

Top skill players spread across First Team

All-Bee 2016 Football - Offense

Some of the top football players in Western New York history make up the 2016 All-Bee First Team Offense. Half of the recipients hold school records, and two players are ranked in the top-five all-time in Western New York at their position. More...

What's Going On

What’s Going On

New Hope plans Christmas cookie sale New Hope United Methodist Church will host a Christmas cookie sale from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 10, at the church, 2846 Seneca St. More...

Business

Small Business Saturday set for Nov. 26

Small Business Saturday will be officially observed in the Town of West Seneca on Saturday, Nov. 26. More...

Grants preserve at-risk farmland, crop distribution

Grants have been awarded to two Erie County farms to help protect property through the State’s Farmland Protection Implementation  Grant program, according to Sen. Patrick Gallivan.  More...

Meals on Wheels for WNY selected for Share the Love campaign

Subaru of America will once again be holding its “Share the Love” event this winter — enabling customers who purchase or lease a new vehicle to designate a donation that Subaru makes on their behalf.  More...

Board enters snow removal agreement

Snow is already flying in the Town of West Seneca, leading the board to again enter into an intermunicipal snow removal and ice control agreement with Erie County for the maintenance of county roads within the town.  More...

Ebenezer Square project opens

After more than one year, a grand opening for the $24.4 million Ebenezer Square Apartments in West Seneca was held Nov. 17. More...

Local News

Legislator Lorigo announces HEAP outreaches

Erie County Legislator Joseph Lorigo will hold two Home Energy Assistance Program, HEAP, outreaches, one on Thursday, Dec. 15, at the West Seneca Senior Citizens Center, 4620 Seneca St., and the second on Tuesday, Jan. More...

Man arrested in connection to lumberyard theft

Matthew Barker, 28, of West Seneca, has been accused of a lumberyard theft following an investigation by the Erie County Sheriff’s Office, with assistance from the county Probation Department and Facebook posts.  More...

Potter, BOCES host counselor briefing breakfast

The resurgence of the collision repair program and words of wisdom from a Career and Technical Education Ambassador were among the highlights of the recent Erie 1 BOCES counselor breakfast at Potter Career and Technical Center. More...

Police Blotter

Man arrested for DWI coming from ‘over there’

Sunday, Nov. 13  • Police stopped a vehicle on Clinton Street for a loud exhaust. Upon speaking with the driver, a Buffalo man, police discovered that he had a suspended license. More...

Education

Talents at West

West Seneca West students present a variety of acts during the school’s annual talent show on Friday.  More...

Lifestyles

Advent Chorale brings passion for baroque to Handel’s ‘Messiah’

In sweatshirts and jeans, sweaters and slacks, the members of the Advent Chorale of Western New York were fine-tuning their performance of Handel’s “Messiah” at Orchard Park Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, preparing for two concerts More...

Library to hold ‘Brown Bag Clinic’

The West Seneca Public Library will present a Walgreens “Brown Bag Clinic” from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7, at the library, 1300 Union Road. Those with questions regarding medications may ask the pharmacist. More...

In the Military

Sgt. Michael Passanante of West Seneca has re-enlisted to continue service with the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 27th Brigade Special Troops Battalion of the New York Army National Guard.   More...

Entertainment

Holiday

fri. 25   Thanksgiving Break at the Movies — After the turkey is gone and the shopping is done, go to the library for a movie on the big screen, 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. More...

Family Activities

fri. 25   Public Touch Tank — Learn about invertebrates and experience the two finger touch when you explore the animals in the tank, noon-4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 25, at the Aquarium of Niagara, 701 Whirlpool St., Niagara Falls; $. More...

Special Events

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