Weekly Feature



September 19, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Girl Scout troop leader honored for mentorship

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

It’s not every day you meet someone like Ann Marie Lesnewski. Her enthusiasm for empowering girls is contagious, her wisdom accessible, her energy seemingly boundless.  More...

Ken-Ton women’s group celebrates 60 years of playing cards, supporting each other

Back in the fall of 1957, former Tonawanda resident Eleanor Bing and seven of her homemaker friends started getting together twice per month to play pinochle, reasoning that “a night with friends was crucial to their sanity.”  More...

St. John the Baptist School implements technology improvements with interactive room

The 2018-19 school year is under way at St. John the Baptist School, 1085 Englewood Ave., Kenmore, and the students have already been treated to a big surprise.  More...

Tonawanda woman killed by train

A woman was fatally struck by a northbound Amtrak train in the Town of Tonawanda on Saturday night, while crossing tracks near Sheridan Drive and Military Road, according to Town of Tonawanda police.  The woman was struck by the train just prior More...

GRACIOUS HOSTS

— Susan Ochiltree, left, and Johanna Fisher take part in a ladies’ tea they coordinated, which took place Sept. 8 at Augustana Lutheran Church in Tonawanda. More...