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October 10, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Fowler’s Chocolates factory tours benefit local Boys & Girls Club

Fowler’s Chocolates invited the public to tour its factory in the City of Buffalo on Saturday and Monday for $6 a head, an annual fundraiser for charity that allows visitors to watch sponge candy and other treats being made, and meet costumed s More...

New book details Ganson Street residents from World War II

Frederick and Cynthia Adcock are retired North Tonawanda City School teachers and Getzville residents who decided to create a book that honors men and women from the Tonawanda area who served for the U.S. Armed Forces during World War II.  More...

School districts boosted by rise in county sales tax revenue

School districts countywide — including some in Kenmore and the Tonawandas — are receiving a financial boost in the third quarter, due to an unexpected increase in county sales tax revenue.  More...

Snowmobilers reminded to register locally

Erie County Clerk Michael Kearns reminds snowmobilers to register their sleds locally and avoid the registration rush by mailing in their snowmobile registrations using the signature green “Renew Local” envelope or doing so at any Erie Co More...

City art show to benefit two local charities

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Ken-Ton, Tonawanda City educators named master teachers

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced the selection of 275 educators from across the state to join the New York State Master Teacher Program, including three from districts in the Ken-Ton area.  More...

Kenmore and county seek public input on Elmwood streetscape project

With phase one of the Elmwood Avenue Streetscape Project complete, the Village of Kenmore and Erie County are looking for input on phase two, which will improve the west side of the busy thoroughfare between Kenmore and Shepard avenues. More...

LEGO LOVE

— Third-grader Patrick McDermott, a student at St. John the Baptist School in Kenmore, shows off a Lego heart he created during a recent visit to the school’s new MakerSpace. Part of St. More...

BlueCross BlueShield announces new Medicare Advantage options

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York recently announced a suite of Medicare Advantage options for 2019, including a $0 premium plan, available to more than 300,000 Medicare-eligible consumers in Western New York. More...