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February 21, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Amherst Central events to stress digital safety

Providing parents knowledge to help their children safely navigate screen time, social media and internet use, as well as prevent alcohol and narcotic abuse, will be the focus of two upcoming Amherst Central-based events.  More...

SPECIAL VISITOR

— Williamsville East students Pakhi Tripathi, left, and her classmate Kiley Weber, view the Super Bowl ring of Keith O’Neil, center, who served as Colts team captain in the team’sSu More...

Prekindergarten program registration available

Children who will be 4 years old by Dec. More...

Longtime Swormville firefighters to be feted in centennial year

The Swormville Fire Company was born at the home of William Smith on Jan. 22, 1918.  Smith would become the first foreman — now known as chief — of the company. More...

Weight-loss business set to host grand opening event on Feb. 24

Breakthrough M2, a weight-loss program, will hold a grand opening event from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. More...

Seamans withdraws from race

A little more than a month after her announcement that she was running for the congressional seat held by Rep. Chris Collins in District 27, Joan Elizabeth Seamans officially withdrew from the race.  More...

Church choir to hold Lenten-themed concert

The choir of Calvary Episcopal Church, 20 Milton St., Williamsville, will present a performance of Dietrich Buxtehude’s “Membra Jesu Nostri” at 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25.  More...

Amherst schools’ budget gap decreases

The Amherst Central schools are looking at a $1.6 million budget gap for the 2018-19 school year.  The gap was $2.1 million at the Dec. 19 Board of Education meeting, but School Business Administrator Laura Bosinski said at the Feb. More...

Town to sponsor electrician exam in April

The Town of Amherst will be sponsoring the prometric electrical license exam from 8 a.m. More...

INSTALLATION

— The Women’s Organization of Transit Valley Country Club recently installed its new board members for 2018. More...