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August 16, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Erie County Foreclosure Task Force launched

Erie County Clerk Michael Kearns was recently joined by Kate Lockhart of the Western New York Law Center, as well as representatives from several local housing and realty groups, to announce a new countywide foreclosure task force.  (See editori More...

News Brief

E-ZPass On-the-Go can now be purchased through the Lancaster Town Clerk’s Office, 21 Central Ave. The On-the-Go program allows customers to prepay funds and receive a tag, which is then mounted on the vehicle. More...

Depew, Cheektowaga residents honored in Purple Heart book

On Aug. 7, National Purple Heart Day, Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns was joined by more than 50 Purple Heart recipients and their families to unveil the new “William J. More...

Out and About

Students from the Depew Middle School Honor Society clean weeds from the building walkway during the Reinstein Woods community service day on Saturday. More...

Mychajliw enters race, begins war of words with McMurray

Prior to last week, the election for New York’s 27th Congressional District was considered to be an open and shut race in which a well-financed Republican incumbent, fortified in a heavily conservative area, would cruise to victory over a Democ More...

Self-driving electric vehicle makes its debut at UB

Olli has arrived.  The self-driving electric shuttle, which advances New York State as a hub for autonomous vehicle research, was demonstrated last week on the University at Buffalo’s North Campus.  More...

News Brief

The Lancaster Zoning Board of Appeals meeting originally scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 13, has been changed to Thursday, Sept. 6, due to Primary Election Day. The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. More...

State funding to help Hull House restoration

Assemblywoman Monica Wallace said Friday that she has secured state funding to assist in the ongoing restoration project of the historic Hull House in Lancaster.  The $15,000 grant will be used to restore the homestead’s deteriorating fron More...

TEA TIME

— Elenor Sroka, left, and her sister, Margaret, spend time in the garden during the Girls and their Dolls Garden Party held at the Hull Family Home and Farmstead Sunday. More...