Weekly Feature



May 13, 2015 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Campers, hikers can enjoy ‘best’ state parks

While Buffalo may be noted across the country for the severity of its winters, the snowfall of 2014-15 had even the most battle tested Buffalonians reaching for their travel agent’s phone number. More...

Jahreis-Cavalieri

Gail and Eugene Jahreis of Amherst announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Jahreis, to Kurt Cavalieri, son of Margaret and Anthony Cavalieri of Lockport.  More...

‘A Woman’s Work of Heart & Soul’ planned

The Torah Experience for Lifelong Learning, a fund of the Foundation for Jewish Philanthropies, is hosting an event to showcase the talents of Western New York’s Jewish women.  “A Woman’s Work of Heart & Soul” will be More...

Historic, Main Street walking tours to highlight village landmarks

The first “Rediscover Main Street: It’s Time Our History is Part of the Picture” walking tour will take place at 10 a.m. More...

Event to raise funds for Eagle rank project

Gregory McDonald, a life rank Boy Scout in Troop 445, is planning to complete several restoration and authentication jobs on the grounds of the Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village for his Eagle rank project.  More...

Earth event planned at Island Park

The Village of Williamsville will continue to celebrate Earth Day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 16, at Island Park, located behind Village Hall, 5565 Main St. More...

Amherst High student receives Youth of the Year

Anastasya Wilson said one of her goals is to become the president of the United States.  The 15-year-old is no stranger to hard work and reaching her objectives, including the Boys & Girls Clubs of WNY 2015 Youth of the Year title.  She More...

News Brief

The Aquarium of Niagara and Alex and Ani will team up for a charity event from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday,May13,atAlexandAni, 5429 Main St., Williamsville. At the event, sip beverages, snack on small bites and shop. More...

Wish-Kid surprised with playground in backyard

Chuck Marchetta and his wife, Colleen, go to Kabab and Curry Restaurant on Wednesdays for buffet night. Yet, the eyes of their 3-year-old son, Jackson, would be fixed on an outside display.  More...

CONCERT TOUR IN SOUTH AFRICA

— Amherst residents Elizabeth Augustine, left, and Danny Colucci recently returned from a 12-day concert tour in South Africa with the Buffalo Suzuki Strings’ Friendship Touring Ensemble. More...

Youth, Recreation opens summer registration

The Amherst Youth and Recreation Department will offer various summer programs, for youth and adults, ranging from swimming to archery to a kickball league.  More...