Weekly Feature



February 24, 2016 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Buffalo Mini Maker Faire

celebrates invention, ‘do it yourself’ spirit

David Cinquino says the Buffalo Mini Maker Faire is a giant show and tell. More...

Amherst Youth, Recreation sets programs

In addition to hosting programs, the Amherst Youth and Recreation Department is seeking supporters for its 2016 summer concert series.  Those interested in sponsoring a summer concert at Bassett Park should call 631-7132.  More...

St. Leo the Great sets prayer service, anointing

Bishop Richard Malone will lead a prayer service and sacrament of anointing of the sick at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 28, at St. Leo the Great Church, 885 Sweet Home Road, Amherst.  St. More...

Rumschik-Johnson

Barbara and John Rumschik of East Amherst announce the engagement of their daughter, Megan A. Rumschik, to Paul Johnson, son of Penny and Thomas Johnson of Lockport.  More...

Organization schedules luncheon, installation

Amherst Republican Women will hold an installation ceremony at its luncheon meeting at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at Bing’s Restaurant, 1952 Kensington Ave., Amherst. More...

‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’

Sweet Home High School to present

Sweet Home High School students will bring the Peanuts comic strips to life in their production of “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.” The musical comedy, with music and lyrics by Clark Gesner, is based on the characters created by More...

Youth, Recreation plans Minions Movie Night

The Amherst Youth and Recreation Department Family Room Program has planned a Minions Movie Night.  The event will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. More...

Village to say ‘goodbye’ to Frank Lloyd Wright statue

The wood-carved face of illustrious architect Frank Lloyd Wright will soon be missed in front of Williamsville’s Village Hall.  Village officials noted that the statue will be taken down within the next month.  More...

On the Campus

Geneseo State College has named the following students to the president’s list for the fall 2015 semester: Sarah Kowalski, Joanna Ostroot and Christine Toufexis, all of Williamsville; Corinne Shanahan of Getzville; and Thomas Garrity of East Am 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.  More...

Rumschik-McCorry

Barbara and John Rumschik of East Amherst announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy E. Rumschik, to Bryan McCorry, son of Claire and Robert McCorry Jr. of Cumberland, Rhode Island.  More...

On the Campus

Lauren Hudson of Williamsville has been named to the dean’s list at Bucknell University for the fall 2015 semester.  Eleni Casseri of Getzville has been named to the dean’s list at the University of Vermont for the fall 2015 semester More...

News Brief

The Beechwood Service Guild will hold its next meeting at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 2, at the Beechwood Residence, 2235 Millersport Highway, Getzville. Pastor Larry Eastlack of Trinity United Methodist Church will present a Lenten message. More...

Williamsville resident to star in ‘Barefoot in the Park’

Suzie Hibbard of Williamsville will star as the lead female, Corie Bratter, in the Aurora Players’ production of the play “Barefoot in the Park.”  The production, written by Neil Simon, will open Friday, March 4, at East Aurora More...