Weekly Feature



June 29, 2011 RSS feed / Lifestyles

College Support Program helps students with learning differences succeed

Anyone’s who’s been there can confirm that there’s much more to college success than academics.  More...

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A SPOT OF TEA — Maryann Jumper, left, of Willowridge Garden Club and Eleanor Wolford, of Amherst Garden Club, enjoy a cup of tea at the Victorian Tea and Vintage Fashion Show. More...

On the Campus

Danielle Arthur of Williamsville was named to the dean’s list in the University of Notre Dame’s college of arts and sciences.  More...

Garvin-Hemmingson

MaryAnn and Patrick Garvin of East Amherst announce the engagement of their daughter, Crystal Lee Garvin, to Dr. Daniel Thomas Hemmingson, son of Barbara and Thomas Hemmingson of Omaha, Neb.  More...

Pair take Mediterranean cruise following Christ the King nuptials

Jessie Bunnell married Marc A. Gravelle Jr. on Saturday, April 30, 2011, at Christ the King Church in Snyder. Monsignor John Ducette officiated.  The bride is the daughter of Karen and Don Bunnell of Williamsville. More...

Library News

All library branches will be closed on Monday, July 4 for Independence Day.  The following events will be held at the Audubon Library, 350 John James Audubon Parkway. More...

Senior News

The following events are open to members of the Amherst Center for Senior Services, 370 John James Audubon Parkway. Call 636-3050 to register.  The Center will be closed on Monday, July 4 for Independence Day.  More...

On the Campus

Amelia Kermisof East Amherst graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science degree in agriculture and life sciences.  Adam Korn of East Amherst was named to the dean's list at Boston University for the spring 2011 semester.  More...

Senior Center seeks flea market donations

The Amherst Center for Senior Services is seeking donations of any saleable item other than clothing for a benefit sale at the Center. Drop off items between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. More...

Town of Amherst offers summer concerts

The Town of Amherst’s Youth and Recreation Department is offering a summer concert series throughout the town.  The Amherst Recreation Concert Series will start at 7 p.m. More...

Youth News

Zoey Maggiore and Sarah Wilson, students at Casey Middle School; Lauren Smith and Brenden Bratton, students at Mill Middle School; and Kaitlyn Saviola and Nicholas Capizzi, students at Transit Middle School, were all recognized by the Williams Mills More...

Couple travel to Disney World

Christina M. Burke married Mark J. Sparling in an afternoon ceremony on Saturday, May 14, 2011, at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Cheektowaga. The Rev. Fred C. More...

Couple celebrate 65th anniversary

Ruth and Bill Swenson of Williamsville are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary.  Bill Swenson married the former Ruth Christman on June 29, 1946, at Woodside Methodist Church in South Buffalo.  He is a retired civil and aerospace eng More...

Where to Volunteer

American Field Service seeks host families   AFS Western New York is looking for families to host a foreign exchange student for the upcoming school year. For information, contact Ann Sweet at amsweet3@roadrunner.com or call 626-0911. More...

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SOUNDS LIKE SUMMER — Joe Squared, a duo featuring drummer Joe Bunce, left, and guitarist Joe Lepsch, perform at the Irishman Pub. More...