Weekly Feature



April 26, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorial

Construction zones warrant your full attention

Bee Editorial

Although the U.S. More...

Spindle items

• SPRINGING BACK — It certainly took long enough, but spring has finally arrived and was welcomed across the region. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago April 29, 1993

• Pending acceptance of an environmental study, Roadway Express, Inc. will be trucking into West Seneca to build a $5.5 million complex located partially in West Seneca’s industrial park. More...

Education

Resident receives UB Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence

Marco Gangarossa of West Seneca is among 15 students who received the 2018 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence from Chancellor Kristina Johnson during a recent ceremony in Albany.  More...

Upcoming activities outlined by West Seneca schools

These activities are scheduled for the West Seneca Central School District. For more information, call the district at 677-3100, or visit the district’s website at www.wscschools.org. Events are open to the public and subject to change. More...

News Brief

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Lifestyles

40th annual music convention to offer free concerts

The Buffalo Niagara Concert Band will host a free concert series with the top music ensembles of the Northeast, local high school bands and world-renowned composers as part of the 40th annual Association of Concert Bands Convention.  The conven More...

Future Curators exhibition opens at Albright-Knox, BCAT

Gathering in the auditorium of Buffalo’s Albright Knox Art Gallery last week, 16 student curators from high schools around the region celebrated the opening of their very own exhibition, the culmination of four months of work that they said has More...

Bee Senior News

These activities are scheduled at the West Seneca Senior Center, 4620 Seneca St. For more information, call the center at 675-9288, or visit the town’s website at www.westseneca.net.   Thursday, April 26  10 a.m. More...

Business

Rusty Nickel Brewing to expand with downtown location

Rusty Nickel Brewing Company, at 4350 Seneca St., West Seneca, has been serving locally made craft beer, wine, spirits and cider for roughly three years. More...

Catholic Health LIFE Program to host health care professionals open house

Western New York health care professionals are being invited to attend an open house hosted by Catholic Health’s Living Independently   For Elders program to learn about career opportunities in this health care setting.  The open hou More...

YMCA exceeds 2018 annual campaign goal

YMCA Buffalo Niagara leadership, volunteers and staff gathered April 12 to celebrate the successful completion of its 2018 annual campaign.  According to the association, the campaign exceeded its $768,000 campaign goal by raising $784,972 to su More...

Loan approved for community center

$1.9 million short-term loan allows for completion of the project next month

A short-term interfund loan for $1.9 million has been authorized by the West Seneca Town Board for completion of the West Seneca Community Center Library project.  The resolution was approved during Monday’s meeting, allowing the General F More...

Smart Schools brings future technology to district

Knowing too well that it may be 2021 before work is complete to upgrade district technology, the West Seneca Board of Education is pushing forward with its Smart Schools project.  (See editorial on page four)  A public hearing on the plan w More...

Local News

Meet the Candidates Night set for May 1

West Seneca’s District Parent Council will sponsor its annual Meet the Candidates Night from 6 to 9 p.m. More...

Officer John Lake given 2018 Valor Award

The 2018 Valor Award was presented to West Seneca Police Officer John Lake by American Legion Post 735 Commander Ron Puckett on April 10.  On hand to see Lake receive his award was his wife, Police Chief Daniel Denz and American Legion veterans. More...

Reserve Hose plans Recruit NY event for Saturday

Reserve Hose Fire Company will be holding a Recruit New York event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.Wouldn’t it make more sense to have five members on the Town Board to control our tax money so it would go in a better way?  More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

PERLINGER, Daniel M., of West Seneca, died Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Mr. Perlinger is survived by his wife, Viviane Ohayon-Perlinger; five children, Crissy Perlinger-Coleman, Daniel, Nicholas, Billy and Joseph; and many grandchildren. More...

Sports

West girls lax overcomes slow start, crushes NT

Every day, before West Seneca West’s girls lacrosse team begins its practice or its game, assistant coach Pam Minazzi unveils that day’s highly-anticipated “word of the day,” a word that, coupled with an inspirational quote or More...

Broad becomes top goal scorer in West boys lacrosse history

Though all involved would have traded the milestone for a victory, Jesse Broad still gave West Seneca West’s boys lacrosse team a reason to cheer Monday when he became the program’s all-time leader in goals scored with his second of four More...

East softball posts split in Just Show Up tourney

West Seneca East’s softball team was finally able to get back out on a diamond for the first time in a long stretch Saturday, and after getting in a pair of games during this year’s installment of the annual Gerry Gentner Just Show Up Tou More...

What's Going On

What’s Going On

Ebenezer Church sets rummage sale dates   More...

Entertainment

Family Activities

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Special Events

fri. 27   Chicken Barbecue — Sponsored by the West Seneca West Sports Booster Club and featuring chicken from J&M Catering, 3-7 p.m. Friday, April 27, at West Seneca West Senior High School, 3330 Seneca St., West Seneca; $. More...

Film/Video

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