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January 30, 2013 RSS feed / Local News

Kenilworth Fire hall site for HEAP session

A Home Energy Assistance Program session will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, at the Kenilworth Fire Hall, 54 Hawthorne Avenue, Tonawanda.  More...

Town names new director, discuss water main issues

The search for a new Youth, Parks and Recreation director for the Town of Tonawanda is over.  At Monday’s meeting, the Town Board reported that the department’s assistant director, Jeff Ehlers, would accept the position. More...

Assemblyman secures funds for town’s police, tennis courts, VFWs

Several projects in the area are getting awarded funding from the State Assembly.  Kenmore Assemblyman Robin Schimminger secured State Assembly Local Initiative funding for the town’s Police and Recreation departments and for the Kenmore More...

County Dems Committee moving headquarters

The Erie County Democratic Committee will be moving its headquarters to the Larkin Center of Commerce, 701 Seneca St., Buffalo, in March.  The party has been located in the Ellicott Square Building for nearly 20 years, and Committee Chairman Jer More...

Community briefs

Jacob R. McCormick and Alyxander E. Pasquale were granted permanent employment status as Town of Tonawanda police officers, effective Feb. 7, during Monday’s Town Board meeting.  More...

Tonawanda resident receives Purple Heart

Congressman Brian Higgins and Town of Tonawanda Supervisor Anthony Caruana recently presented Town of Tonawanda resident Elias Abousaid with a Purple Heart during a ceremony held Monday.  Abousaid was awarded the honor for wounds he received in More...

A cappella concert to feature medalist chorus and quartet

Fresh off its fourth-place medalist placement at Harmony, Inc.’s international competition, the Niagara Frontier Chord Authority presents its annual show on Sunday, Feb. 10.  More...