Weekly Feature



February 11, 2015 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Jam skating

emerging as rebirth of retro tradition

There’s no question that hobbies change with the times. While roller disco may be a thing of the past, the underground culture of jam skating brings a new flavor to putting wheels to the wood. More...

News Briefs

A lecture titled “Gardening in a Square Foot” will take place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 17, at Audubon Library, 350 John James Audubon Parkway, Amherst. The presentation will provide an overview of square-foot gardening. More...

Fish fry dinners slated

Sweet Home High School to host fish fry dinner   More...

Root-Garofalo

Janet and Richard Root of Clarence announce the engagement of their daughter, Tara Root, to Daniel Garofalo, son of Linda and Dennis Garofalo of Clarence Center.  More...

STAYING WARM WITH S’MORES

— Andy Underwood and his 6-year-old son, Timothy, of Cheektowaga, roast marshmallows to enjoy s’mores during Williamsville’s Winterfest, which was held at Glen Park on Sunday. More...

Senior News

The following events are open to members of the Amherst Center for Senior Services, 370 John James Audubon Parkway. Call 636-3050 to register.  More...

A.J. Jurek Post sets pancake breakfast

A pancake breakfast will be held from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 15, at A.J. Jurek American Legion Post, 655 New Road, between Smith Road and Millersport Highway, Amherst. More...

Author creates ‘My Thoughts Can Change the World’ project

In a rectangle, a sixth-grader draws and writes: “I’m going to remember to have patience.” Author and Illustrator Rachel DiNunzio launched a project last fall, called “My Thoughts Can Change the World,” with the aim of s More...

Annual Fire & Ice event slated for March 12 at The Foundry

Fire & Ice, a culinary and visual extravaganza, will take place on Thursday, March 12, at a new location, The Foundry at 1738 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo, according to the Greater Niagara Frontier Council of the Boys Scouts of America  The annual More...

On the Campus

Chelsea Carlin of Williamsville was named to the dean’s list at Wells College for the fall 2014 semester.  Kevin Carlin of Williamsville was named to the dean’s list at Clarkson University for the fall 2014 semester.  More...

News Briefs

Asbury Pointe Retirement Community will host a series of free open houses. The first will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, at Asbury Pointe, 50 Stahl Road, Getzville, adjacent to Beechwood Homes. More...

News Brief

H.E.A.L. (Health. Energy. Art. Love.) Bflo is hosting an indoor festival from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, at the Foundry Suites, 1738 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo. The free event includes a room with local artists, vendors, businesses and food. More...