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October 17, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Buffalo Chips to perform at Crossroads Church

The Buffalo Chips, the University at Buffalo’s male a cappella group, will perform in the 2018-19 Crossroads Lutheran Church Concert Series at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, in the church’s sanctuary, 4640 Main St., Snyder. More...

Village names room at Meeting House after photographer

The Village Board has named the side room at the Meeting House after a late resident of Williamsville, Cornelius Deazley.  Deazley was a photographer who captured everyday life in the village in the early 1900s. More...

Amherst resident to serve jail time for hit-and-run

Mark Hicks, 34, of Amherst, has been sentenced by State Supreme Court Justice Paul B. Wojtaszek to one year in jail, according to Erie County District Attorney John J. Flynn.  More...

BNHV to hold Trick or Treat event

Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village will hold its annual Halloween Trick or Treat event this weekend.  Set in a safe environment, the outdoor event invites children and their parents to trick or treat through the museum grounds while meeting some i More...

Recycle old sweaters into mittens

Before the snow falls, residents can learn how to make new mittens from old sweaters at a hands-on program presented by Jamie Wagner, at the next meeting of the Buffalo/Niagara chapter of the American Sewing Guild. More...

Nursery school to hold coin drive

In addition to celebrating its 80th year as a cooperative school in Western New York, students at Amherst Nursery School will participate in a coin drive Oct. More...

Museum of disABILITY History exhibit focuses on mental illness

When Willard Psychiatric Center in New York’s Finger Lakes closed in 1995, workers discovered hundreds of suitcases in the attic of an abandoned building, according to the Museum of disABILITY History. More...

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The Back Room Jazz Band will perform at 6:15 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, at Amherst Middle School, 55 Kings Highway, Snyder. More...

Rath joins community leaders to kick off WNY Anti-Bully Project

Erie County Legislator Ed Rath recently joined school representatives, members of law enforcement and other elected officials at a press conference to launch the WNY Anti Bully Project with SPAR self-defense. More...

Man sentenced for skimmer scam

Giraldo Cardenas, 36, of Homestead, Florida, has been sentenced by State Supreme Court Justice Paul B. Wojtaszek to six months in jail in connection with the use of credit card skimmers.  According to Erie County District Attorney John J. More...

Erie County’s Domestic Violence High-Risk Team receives $900,000

In observance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Erie County District Attorney John J. Flynn, Rep. More...

News Briefs

The Amherst Republican Committee will host its 39th annual Republican fall dinner on Wednesday, Oct. 24, at the Sean Patrick’s Banquet Facility, 3480 Millersport Highway, Getzville. More...