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SNOW WARS!
February 25, 2021, 1:00 pm | Source
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Depew Village discusses garbage, recycling totes
February 25, 2021, 1:00 pm | Source
The Depew Village Board voted Monday to schedule a public hearing to amend the local law for garbage totes at each residence. According to village attorney Sam Alba, the current law has been “intentionally misunderstood” by individuals with multi-unit apartments, allowing them to have one garbage and one recycling tote for each apartment in their unit. The intention was to […]


Soil and Water Conservation District announces high school Envirothon
February 25, 2021, 1:00 pm | Source
The Erie County Soil & Water Conservation District is encouraging all high school students to enroll in this year’s Envirothon, which will include a virtual workshop day on March 25 and a competition day on April 29. The Envirothon is an environmental themed event where students, representing their high school team, compete against other high school teams while learning about […]


News Brief
February 25, 2021, 1:00 pm | Source
Our Lady of Pompeii Parish will hold a drivethru, pre-sale only Spaghetti Dinner Sunday, March 14. $10 tickets include a serving of spaghetti, two meatballs, salad and Italian bread. Only 700 tickets will be sold. Tickets are available at the parish office 129 Laverack Ave., from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursdays, […]


Senior Center to hold drive-thru Irish dinner
February 25, 2021, 1:00 pm | Source
The Cheektowaga Senior Center will hold a drive-thru, pick-up Irish dinner from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 16. The dinner, which will be catered by The Fairdale, will include seedless rye bread, corned beef with cabbage, chicken bruschetta, potatoes, carrots and a dessert. The cost of the dinner is $20, and reservations must be made by March 1. […]


Todaro seeks vaccine priority status for convents, motherhouses
February 25, 2021, 1:00 pm | Source
Erie County Legislator Frank Todaro recently introduced a resolution that passed unanimously, advocating for elderly nuns living in congregate settings to receive the highest priority of vaccine status, following an incident in Cheektowaga. A report indicated that 22 nuns living in a Cheektowaga convent had become infected with COVID-19 in December and six had died. According to Todaro’s resolution, those […]


Cheektowaga man and his daughter brighten Williamsville park
February 25, 2021, 1:00 pm | Source
Brian and Samantha Poules were recently honored by Erie County Legislator Frank Todaro for their hand in a Williamsville park project. Brian, a retired municipal employee from Cheektowaga, and his daughter, Samantha crafted brightly colored, hanging cedar signage by hand, which spells out “Nature Play.” The creation is hung between two tree posts at the entrance of Glen Park. Brian […]


HELPING HEARTS
February 25, 2021, 1:00 pm | Source
Greg and Marlene Szarpa make a donation at the newly installed Hearts for the Homeless donation site outside of Sloan Village Hall. Oops! A Free Account is required to view this content. Please Login below or Create A Free Account to unlock this story and more! Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password


Soup on Sunday to take on drive-thru format
February 18, 2021, 1:00 pm | Source
The Village of Sloan will be hosting its annual Soup on Sunday event this year, in a slightly altered format. Due to the pandemic, the event, which is now in its 11th year, will be a take-out only event. The cost will be $5 per pint of soup and those who buy four pints will receive two desserts for free. […]


Elementary students bring Valentine cheer to veterans
February 18, 2021, 1:00 pm | Source
Erie County Legislator Frank Todaro and many local school children recently teamed up for his Valentines for Veterans program. Students from various schools helped create hundreds of homemade Valentine’s Day cards that were then delivered to service members at the Air Force Reserve Station in Niagara Falls, as well as several veterans’ posts throughout Erie County. The schools included Cayuga […]


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