Weekly Feature

May 25, 2017 RSS feed / Business

Discover 716 app connects users with Buffalo attractions

Damian Spalla wants to make finding an Ethiopian restaurant in East Aurora, a brewery in Wilson or a gym in Kenmore a bit easier, and he’s betting the Discover 716 app will do just that.  The app, which is free to download, has been live s More...

Entrepreneurs sought for Motoped business expansion

Stampede Capital Partners is offering a franchising opportunity to own a Motoped store anywhere in the United States, according to a press release.  A Motoped is a motorized bicycle that has the ability to be pedaled like a regular bicycle, but More...

Steel Plant Museum offers new tour series

The Steel Plant Museum of Western New York will be offering a new tour series, with the first event scheduled from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, June 10. More...

Ten Lives hosts fundraiser

Ten Lives Club Cat Adoption Group will continue its tradition of hosting a psychic fair at American Legion Post 362, located at 1 Legion Drive in East Aurora.  The fair will run from noon to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 27, and 1 to 6 p.m. More...

NU awarded $4 million gift from estate

Niagara University has received a gift from the estate of the late Rose Bente Lee Ostapenko. The gift, which will exceed $4.1 million, will be used for several university projects and initiatives. More...

Avalon CEO to run WNY-EO Chapter

JP Midgley, chief executive officer of Avalon Document Services, will take the reins of the Western New York Chapter of the Ent repreneurs’ Organiza- tion when he is installed as president on Saturday, July 1. More...

State senator supports cut in workers’ compensation rates

State Sen. Chris Jacobs recently expressed his support after the New York Compensation Insurance Rating Board submitted a workers’ compensation rate decrease of approximately 4.5 percent, according to a release from Jacobs’ office.  More...

Credit union awards $500 scholarships

Orchard Park High School seniors Joseph Even and Christine Davenport were recently awarded $500 scholarships from Great Erie Federal Credit Union to help finance their college education, according to a release from the credit union.  The student More...