Weekly Feature



June 21, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Fourth of July festivities to include parade, prizes

The annual Fourth of July celebration, co-sponsored by the Town of Orchard Park and the Orchard Park Chamber of Commerce, will be held on Wednesday, July 4.  More...

Alumni association sponsors five scholarships

Five scholarships sponsored by the Orchard Park School District Alumni Association were presented at the senior awards banquet held on June 15.  Two scholarships, funded by the 60s/70s Annual Reunion Committee, were presented to Georgia Sherer, More...

Depot to hold second annual Touch-a-Truck event

The Western New York Railway Historical Society and its corporate sponsor, West Herr Automotive Group, are once again teaming up for the annual Touch-a-Truck event.  The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Worm-A-Fix opens in Orchard Park

Worm-A-Fix Automotive has recently reopened the garage at 4243 Abbott Road, which housed Tom’s Auto Repair.  Owner Daniel Warmus said Worm-A-Fix services brakes and does oil changes, inspections, engine repairs, tires, coolant, heating, di More...

Legislature secures funds for Boys & Girls Club of OP

The Erie County Legislature unanimously approved funding that will benefit summer youth and recreation programs throughout the county, including $10,000 for the Boys & Girls Club of Orchard Park.  More...

Comptroller teams with police to crack down on handicapped parking violations

Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw is teaming up with law enforcement agencies, including police in Orchard Park, to crack down on able-bodied people who break the law by parking in spaces designated for individuals living with disabilities.&nb More...

Legislators advocate for term-limit legislation

At a recent press conference, senators Joseph Griffo and Chris Jacobs and Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner, along with some of their legislative colleagues, pushed for the implementation of term limits on all elected state offices.  More...

In the Military

Sgt. Scott Higgins of Orchard Park has re-enlisted to continue service with the 152nd Engineer Company in the New York Army National Guard.   More...