Jan 21

Southtowns Radiology invests nearly $1 Million in Imaging Upgrades for Patients in Hamburg and Orchard Park

State-of-the-art PET/CT scanner, ultrasound units, and DXA scanners added to outpatient portfolios, and accompany enhancements to breast imaging services and picture archiving systems. HAMBURG, NY January 21, 2022 – Southtowns Radiology ended a strong year and welcomed 2022 with several technology and equipment upgrades, including new medical imaging scanners and software enhancements. The investments, which Read More

Jan 13

Penn Dixie Becomes Charter Member of NY State Geological Trail

Penn Dixie Fossil Park & Nature Reserve is thrilled to share some unanticipated news out of Albany: we’ve been designated as a charter member of a new state geological trail. An early Christmas present to science and nature enthusiasts, NYS Assembly Bill A04328A was signed by Governor Hochul on December 22, 2021. The act “Provides Read More

Jan 11


Funds Allocated for New State of the Art Digital Scoreboard  HAMBURG, NY (January 11, 2022) – The Hamburg Alumni Foundation has recently made their largest single donation to the Hamburg Central School District; $285,000 for a new state of the art scoreboard to be installed at Howe Field located at Division Street in Hamburg. The Read More

Jan 3


January 3, 2022 – Tonawanda, NY. – Fresh food, healthy choices and friendly service has become the foundation of success for Co-owners of Rachels Mediterranean Grill. With a number of new locations planned, their newest restaurant, (currently under construction), is located at 3589 Delaware Ave. near Sheridan Drive. It’s the latest example of a strong, Read More

Dec 10

The Fairgrounds Festival of Lights Hosting Contactless Food Drive to “Shine a light on Hunger” This Holiday Season

HAMBURG, NEW YORK – The Fairgrounds Festival of Lights have teamed up with FeedMore WNY to Shine A Light on Hunger. Our hope is that we can come together as a community to help our neighbors in need during this unique time. For two nights, Friday December 10th and Saturday, December 11th, bring your non Read More

Dec 3

Santa Claus to Arrive by Train On Saturday (Hamburg)

Hamburg, New York – Santa Claus will make his way to the Village of Hamburg’s historic Erie Railroad Depot (Artcraft Toy Trains) at the corner of Scott and Union Streets by train this Saturday, December 4, 2021.  St. Nick will arrive at between 9-9:30am aboard a train pulled by a vintage 1950s era diesel locomotive. Santa will then Read More

Dec 1

Fairgrounds Festival of Lights Drive Thru Flips The Switch Tonight at 5:00pm

WHAT: Gates open to the Fairgrounds Festival of Lights Drive Thru WHO: Fairgrounds Team Members, Winners of the Great Christmas Light Fight WHEN: Wednesday, December 1st TIME: Gates open at 5pm, Gates close at 9pm WHERE: Erie County Fairgrounds HAMBURG, NEW YORK – Tonight, the switch will be flipped on to illuminate more than one Read More

Nov 18

Town of Hamburg seeds local startup incubator, Pitch Hamburg through $200,000 ARPA Grant

Hamburg, NY, – The Hamburg Town Board unanimously approved $200,000 in funding through the American Recovery Plan Act (ARPA) to ignite Hamburg’s startup business community. “I think this is a great idea; I’m excited for Hamburg to be part of the venture startup community,” said Hamburg Town board Member, Shawn Connolly as he reviewed the Read More

Nov 17

The Fairgrounds Festival of Lights Drive Thru Adds City of Lights Home Decorating Competition

HAMBURG, NEW YORK – The Fairgrounds Festival of Lights is excited to be bringing holiday spirit with the return of the drive through this year, but is also looking to highlight the creativity and imagination of our friends and neighbors in the southtowns. The inaugural “City of Lights” Home Decorating Competition will showcase families that Read More

Nov 9

Jennifer Gunia from Harmonia Care receives Meritorious Service Award

Derby, NY…Harmonia Collaborative Care’s Jennifer Gunia, Senior Services Coordinator, received Network in Aging’s Dr. Evan Calkins Award for Meritorious Service. The award is presented each year to an individual who has made a special contribution to the field of aging or long-term care. This year’s award was presented to Jennifer at Network in Aging’s Annual Read More