Skip to main content

Latest News

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

The Massachusetts Avenue Project (MAP) seeks community partners to host its Growing Green Mobile Market for the 2015-16 growing season. Recipes, food samples, nutrition information and consumer sur... Read More

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Erie County wants to know how it can become a better place for seniors to live and enjoy. An “Age Friendly Erie County Needs Assessment Workshop” will run from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at t... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Saturday, February 21, 2015

Kevyn Adams grew up in Clarence and played youth hockey in Western New York before his NHL career. Once at the top of his sport, he played with six teams, including as an alternate captain with th... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Saturday, February 21, 2015

Imagine eating food that has never been heated past 118 degrees Fahrenheit. That’s meat-free, dairy-free and, in the vast majority of cases, gluten-free. No steak. No chicken wings. Nothing th... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Thursday, February 19, 2015

Jocelyn Kowalczyk made a pretty good life for herself as an event planner in New York City and Hawaii, rubbing elbows with the upper crust and making a respectable living in the process. Then she c... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Saturday, February 14, 2015

Would one in four students in your middle school have given up a couple of nights a week from October to late January to work on a science and engineering project? That’s how 11 of 44 seventh- an... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Saturday, February 14, 2015

It can be hard to know exactly what to say when someone you know has suffered a death in the family – particularly when the person who died is a child. In some cases, friends may choose to avoid ... Read More

Thursday, February 12, 2015

[caption id="attachment_2069" align="aligncenter" width="150"] Lacey Severins[/caption] By Lacey Severins – Contributing writer The word “vegan” carries an inordinate amount of caustic wei... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Wednesday, February 11, 2015

By Judith Whitehead – Contributing Writer Just because you have cataracts does not mean they should be removed. A cataract, which is the clouding of a natural lens inside the eye, comes for ma... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Erie County has 818 children in foster care – half of them younger than 10 – and 540 children in foster home settings. Sixty-four of them were placed in December alone. That still leaves 278 ch... Read More
Load More Stories