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By Jay Rey » Friday, August 21, 2015

A proposed hotel on Sweet Home Road got the go-ahead this week from the Amherst Planning Board. The Planning Board on Thursday approved the site plan for a six-story, 130-room Hyatt House proposed... Read More

By Jay Rey » Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Judith S. Chick will finally receive some public recognition for her central role in the creation of the highly popular Ellicott Creek Bike Path. The Town of Amherst will place a plaque near the... Read More

By Barbara O'Brien » Friday, July 24, 2015

Children getting bored? There’s still time to register for the last two weeks of Penn Dixie’s science adventure summer day camp for children interested in science, nature and getting... Read More

By Barbara O'Brien » Friday, July 10, 2015

Demolition of the partially-collapsed building on Scott Street in Hamburg should be completed this month. While it looks like demolition has started, this is how the building has looked... Read More

By Jay Rey » Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Here’s a good one for you. Storing your garbage tote along the side of your home - like many people do - has long been against the rules in the Town of Amherst - even though most homeowners... Read More

By Joseph Popiolkowski » Thursday, June 18, 2015

The City of Tonawanda Common Council has called for a special meeting at 6 p.m. Monday to consider a resolution reinstating various stop signs throughout the city. The Council’s decision last... Read More

By Joseph Popiolkowski » Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Two Village of Kenmore first responders were commended at Tuesday's Village Board meeting for rushing into a burning home June 10 and rescuing the occupants Volunteer firefighter Brendan Finn and... Read More

By Barbara O'Brien » Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Hamburg Town Board members had planned to hold a public hearing Monday night on changes to the town zoning regulations, but canceled it in the name of government transparency. “The laws were not... Read More

By Joseph Popiolkowski » Thursday, June 4, 2015

The City of Tonawanda may now have it's own version of C-SPAN. Tuesday's Common Council meeting had the largest attendance of any meeting in recent memory. Most residents were there to protest the... Read More

By Jay Rey » Wednesday, June 3, 2015

A proposal for a bike and pedestrian path connecting Glen Park and Amherst State Park is getting more support. The Amherst Town Board this week agreed to work with the Village of Williamsville in... Read More

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