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October 11, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

St. Mary’s represented at Ladies of Charity assembly

Nine members of the Ladies of Charity, as well as three members of the Junior Ladies of Charity, were among more than 400 participants at the Ladies of Charity of the United States National Assembly held Sept. More...

In the Military

Julian Goodrich of Lancaster has been promoted to private within the 152nd Brigade Engineer Battalion Headquarters and Headquarters Company for the New York Army National Guard.  More...

New banking scam involves text messages

The Better Business Bureau is cautioning people to watch out for phony text messages that look like alerts from a bank.  According to information released by the bureau, the text messages appear to be about your password or account status, but f More...

Town to offer wrestling program

The Town of Lancaster Recreation Department will once again offer a wrestling program for all Town of Lancaster residents and Lancaster school district residents, according to town staff. The program will begin Monday, Dec. More...

Bill to prevent jail violence signed into law

A bill permitting the use of TSA body image scanner devices in correctional facilities has been signed into law.  According to state Sen. Patrick Gallivan, the bill, sponsored by Sen. Gallivan and Sen. More...

Village of Lancaster holds public hearings

The Village of Lancaster held a pair of public hearings Monday night, resulting in one law being passed.  The first hearing was concerning temporary structures.  The bill, which passed, added a definition of temporary structures to the zoni More...

On the Campus

Kelly Wetzler and Wayne Warnke, of Lancaster and Depew respectively, graduated from Fredonia State College summer 2018.  More...

Depew schools induct nine into Wall of Fame

The Depew Union Free School District, in partnership with the Depew Wildcats Alumni Association, will induct distinguished graduates into the Alumni Wall of Fame during a ceremony for families Oct. More...

Transit Road work scheduled for this week

Transit Road lane closures have been taking place since Oct. 10, as part of a project to rehabilitate a portion of the road in Depew, according to the New York State Department of Transportation.  More...

Zonta Club plans to ‘go country’

The Zonta Cheektowaga Lancaster Foundation will host an event titled “Zonta’s Gone Country” from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at the Cheektowaga Senior Center, 3349 Broadway.  More...

Snowmobilers can 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...