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Hunting for students from class of 1999

March 18, 2018 by Sylvia Fahey Fahey- Kleindinst (Register to contact)

I am interested to know where some of the students I had in 1999 at Court St. school. Jennifer Murphy and Kelly Dunlop come to mind.
Thank you.

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Lancaster Marching Band Preparing for Pearl Harbor Parade  WGRZ.com

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The Lancaster High School marching band will represent New York State and its veterans at the National Pearl Harbor Memorial Parade in ...



Unified Basketball finals start in Lancaster  WGRZ.com

LANCASTER, N.Y. — 1,500 students on 25 teams took part in the Special Olympics New York section six Unified Basketball finals at Lancaster High School.



Frontier student died on his way to volunteer at memorial fundraiser  Buffalo News

Edward J. Travis IV, 18, died Saturday morning in a crash on Southwestern Boulevard in West Seneca. This photo shows him the night before the crash at his ...



Here's your guide to another busy summer festival season  Buffalo News

From the Juneteenth Festival to the Wing Fest and a nice group of music festivals, Buffalo summer is strewn with multifaceted events.



Lancaster High closed to students due to early morning power outage  Buffalo News

Lancaster High School is closed to students Monday due to an early morning power outage. Staff and teachers are still to report to school. The outage that…



High School Curling sweeps its way to Lancaster High School Jenna Callari 11:40 PM, Feb  WKBW-TV

Lancaster High School has added a curling club in hopes of one day creating a competitive sport.



Prep Talk: Lancaster track coach Kevin Carriero set to bolt into retirement  Buffalo News

Kevin Carriero, 71, has coached Lancaster track and field for nearly 50 years. He took over the varsity team at age 22 after coaching junior varsity for one season ...



Lancaster High names honor roll students  Lancaster Bee

The following students have been named to the honor roll for the first quarter of the 2018-19 school year at Lancaster High School. Grade Nine. Zachary Coxford ...



LHS students named to honor roll  Lancaster Bee

The following students have been named to the honor roll for the second quarter of the 2018-19 school year at Lancaster High School. Grade Nine. Zachary ...



Voters OK $77.1 million capital project  Lancaster Bee

Voters in the Lancaster Central School District on Tuesday approved an extensive package of repairs and renovations for the district's five elementary schools, ...



Lancaster Legends look to keep the mohawk, and winning, tradition alive  Buffalo News

It wasn't surprising to see the return of the signature hair-dos as members of the Legends celebrated their third straight Section VI Class AA championship on t…



Lancaster, West Seneca propose capital projects each over $75 million  Buffalo News

Two of Erie Countys larger school districts are asking residents next month to approve capital improvement projects that each cost more than $75 million. An…



Fundraiser set for Lancaster grad with rare cancer  Lancaster Bee

When 19-year-old Gina Nowak was a student at Lancaster High School, she became a member of the Health Care Academy, which is designed for students ...



Unexplained leave of Lancaster High School teacher sparks questions  Buffalo News

A math teacher at Lancaster Central High School was recently placed on leave and his personal belongings were removed from his desk, according to ...



LHS to present 'Legally Blonde The Musical'  Lancaster Bee

Harvard Law School's beloved blonde will take the stage at Lancaster High School next weekend. Students will perform “Legally Blonde The Musical” on ...



The 'Redskins' are no more — at least in Lancaster, N.Y.  Washington Post

The Redskins are no more in one western New York school district. The Lancaster Central School District School Board voted unanimously on Monday night to ...



Lancaster's Jakob Jerebko doing his part to live up to family name  Buffalo News

If Jakob “JJ” Jerebko plays his father, uncle and cousin in a game of h-o-r-s-e, the Lancaster High School senior pretty much knows how it will turn out. Jak…



Lancaster student named Miss Upstate NY's Outstanding Teen  Lancaster Bee

Gianna Caetano is a young woman with some big plans and a bright future. Caetano, a 15-year-old sophomore at Lancaster High School, was named the 2019 ...



Lancaster School Board gives final presentation before capital project vote  Lancaster Bee

The Lancaster Central School Board held one final presentation on the proposed $77.1 million capital project at Monday's meeting at John A. Sciole Elementary ...



DA: No criminal investigation on Lancaster teacher  wivb.com

Concerned parents in the Lancaster Central School District are asking questions about the status of a high school teacher, after allegations of an inappropriate ...



Boating victim was Lancaster teacher, coach  WGRZ.com

LANCASTER, NY — The man killed in Saturday's tragic boat crash on Lake Erie was a science teacher and lacrosse coach in the Lancaster School District.



What's Going On  Lancaster Bee

Benefit slated for woman battling cancer. A fundraiser to benefit Lancaster resident Wendy Keicher, who was diagnosed with stage 4 metastatic lung cancer in ...



Former Lancaster standout Alexis Matheney starting to find her groove at Buffalo  Lancaster Eagle Gazette

BUFFALO, N.Y. - There was no doubt former Lancaster softball standout Alexis Matheney would make an impact at the next level after her storied career at ...



Lancaster High School inducts four new members into Alumni Hall of Fame  Lancaster Eagle Gazette

LANCASTER - Four new inductees in the Lancaster High School Alumni Hall of Fame were honored Friday: Richard B. Bradford (Class of 1957), Beverly Kay ...



Nicholas John Bender  The Daily News Online

Nicholas John Bender, 39, of Corfu, died peacefully Wednesday morning March 27, 2019 at home under the care of his beloved wife, his loving family and his ...



Lancaster teacher created lasting memories for a generation of students  Buffalo News

Eric Przykuta, president of the Lancaster Central Teachers Association, was on a fishing boat in the Small Boat Harbor that crashed into the breakwall late ...



Carefully crafted DEATHTRAP delights intrepid audience; only two shows left at Lancaster Opera House!  Buffalo Rising

THE BASICS: DEATHTRAP, a “comedy-thriller” by Ira Levin directed by Katie Mallinson, starring Paul Todaro, Lindsay Brandon Hunter, Joe Isgar, Kathleen ...



Lancaster Schools remember beloved teacher killed in boat accident  WKBW-TV

The Lancaster Central School District (LCSD) is remembering Eric Przykuta, a 43-year-old science teacher and lacrosse coach, who died in a boat crash ...



'No one's angry; no one's excited': Voter turnout down in most districts  Buffalo News

Jerry Wszalek of the Board of Elections helps voter Maire Courtney with a problem scanning her ballot during the Frontier School Board elections in Hamburg on ...



Depew mayor, trustee to face contested election  Lancaster Bee

Incumbent Mayor Jesse Nikonowicz and Trustee Karl Bukowiecki will fight to keep their seats on the Depew Village Board in this year's contested village ...



Over 150 emergency vehicles flashing Christmas spirit will light up Lancaster Saturday  WKBW-TV

Unless you live in Lancaster, we bet you've never watched a parade liked this! More than 150 emergency vehicles lit up like Christmas trees from across the ...



Tell Me Something Good: Lancaster Unified Basketball  WGRZ-TV

Lancaster High School's varsity unified basketball team showcased their talents in Wednesday's home opener against the Clarence Red Devils.



The Fight to Ban Native American Mascots Is Very Local, And Very Slow  Forbes

"Maine Just Banned Native American Mascots," declared a headline in the May 22 New York Times. "It's a Movement That's Inching Forward." I would argue the ...



Celebrating Disability Awareness Week on the court  WKBW-TV

ELMA, N.Y. (WKBW) — Students and staff celebrated a very special basketball game at Iroquois High School Friday. The entire student body came out in ...



10.5.2018 Baseball Announces Twelve Newcomers  NU Purple Eagles.com

NIAGARA UNIV., N.Y. – Niagara baseball head coach Rob McCoy has announced 12 newcomers to the baseball program. Joey Battaglia, Tommy Bednarski, ...



Festival Fest: The Festies  WGRZ.com

Festival fest is the thing I do where I talk about things to do in Western New York to make Monday more fun. *Fresh* off the Oscars, this is happening. The Festies: ...



Lancaster substitute teacher charged with soliciting 16-year-old student  WSOC Charlotte

A substitute teacher for Lancaster County schools has been arrested and charged with criminal solicitation of a minor. Following an investigation, 24-year-old ...



The end of the valedictorian? Schools rethink class rankings  Olean Times Herald

LANCASTER (AP) — At many American high schools, the graduation-day tradition of crowning a valedictorian is becoming a thing of the past.



Eric D. Przykuta, 43, Lancaster science teacher and fishing enthusiast  Buffalo News

March 25, 1975 - May 13, 2018 Eric D. Przykuta texted his sister-in-law on Saturday to see what he could bring to the family dinner on Mothers Day. He plann…



Four people at Lancaster High School hurt in electrical incident  WBFO

Emergency crews responded to a call Monday afternoon at Lancaster High School after some people on the school's athletic field suffered electrical shocks.



This New York Village Seceded from the Union...for 85 Years  History

Sometime before the end of 1861, the men of a small New York hamlet gathered inside the village schoolhouse and voted 85 to 40 to sever ties with the United ...



MOFFETT, Mary J. “Becky” (Bechtel)  Buffalo News

MOFFETT - Mary J. Becky (nee Bechtel) Age 90 years, died peacefully July 18, 2018, in Morgantown, WV. She was born April 26, 1928, in Buffalo, NY to the late ...



Dick Gallagher's Preseason Sidelines  WGRZ.com

Dick Gallagher gives his preseason "sidelines" as we head into the 2019 high school football season.



What’s New for Dyngus Day Buffalo 2019: Longer Parade Route, Grammy Winning Polka King & Dyngus Dash  Buffalo Rising

If you thought that you knew everything about Dyngus Day in Buffalo, think again. A lot is changing this year, all for the better. There are more events and ...



Lancaster schools administrator wins statewide honor  Buffalo News

Theresa Adamec, assistant principal at Lancaster High School, was recently selected as secondary assistant principal of the year by two state education ...



2019 Gowns For Prom  Buffalo Rising

The 14th annual Colvin Cleaners Gowns for Prom program, presented by The Allstate Foundation and supported by Reeds Jenss, Shea's Performing Arts ...



Lancaster Teachers Association president killed in fishing incident  WBFO

The Lancaster Central Schools are mourning the loss of one of their own. Eric Przykuta, 43, was killed over the weekend in what the school district is.



John G. Cansdale, 54, former executive director of state Racing and Wagering Board  Buffalo News

Dec. 8, 1963 — Oct. 8, 2018 Attorney John G. Cansdale held some high-profile jobs. He was director of industry development for Empire State Development, g…



VIDEO: Special-needs student allegedly bullied, assaulted, police investigating  Live 5 News WCSC

A female student allegedly told the male student he smelled. She also hit him in the head.



Pentagon identifies soldiers killed in Afghanistan  CBS News

The Pentagon said they died of wounds sustained while engaged in combat operations in Kunduz Province, Afghanistan.



White Gloved Vegan’s Top 10 Vegan Dishes in Buffalo  Buffalo Rising

If you're already immersed into the 'vegan scene' in Buffalo, you are most likely able to find a vegan dish within 10 miles of wherever you are. With that being ...



PRZYKUTA, Eric  Buffalo News

PRZYKUTA - Eric Of Lancaster, NY, May 13, 2018; beloved husband of Lori (Wargula); loving father of Landyn, Emersyn and Forest; dearest son of Dennis and ...



JAM Coffee & Community  Buffalo Rising

A new community coffee shop opened this past March on Parkside. JAM Parkside, the newest addition to the Buffalo coffee shop offerings, provides customers a ...



Inside Look: Emerson Culinary School  Buffalo Rising

Redevelopment of the C.W. Miller Livery Stable at 73 W. Huron Street as a second Emerson School of Hospitality is in high gear. Mark Croce's Buffalo ...



Debate Over ‘Redskins’ as Nickname Trickles Down to Buffalo Suburb  New York Times

LANCASTER, N.Y. — Hundreds of people in this Buffalo suburb braved a freezing rain Tuesday night to pack into the Lancaster Central High School cafeteria ...



Bears' Zach Miller shares bond, surprises UB runner who nearly lost her leg  Buffalo News

As much as she believes I was an inspiration for her, I think that reciprocates,” Miller said of UB senior/former Lancaster track star Allie Mazur.



70 Upstate NY high school trap shooting teams signed up for spring season (video)  NewYorkUpstate.com

In 2016, Rick Moore, a North Country school superintendent *fresh* from a superintendent's conference, approached his school board about a new kind of co-ed ...



Reporters' Notebook: May 13, 2019  Buffalo News

OLAF FUB SEZ: According to comedian and late night host Stephen Colbert, born on this date in 1964, “Thankfully, dreams can change. If we had all stuck with ...



2018 Queen City High School Game Jam  Buffalo Rising

It's not often that young people are presented an opportunity to attend an event that involves gaming, STEM learning, and a feel-good Buffalo-centric aspect at ...



ANDERSON, Mary Ann  Buffalo News

ANDERSON - Mary Ann Age 70, of Canterbury Road died on Thursday, February 14, 2019 at home with her loving family by her side. She was born September ...



Top 20 Cities for LGBTQ Retirement in 2019  Buffalo Rising

Buffalo has been named among the best cities in America or LGBTQ-friendly retirement in a 2019 nationwide report. Senioradvice.com points to Buffalo's ...



Boom Days Buffalo 2019  Buffalo Rising

Boom Days Buffalo has announced its official schedule for 2019. The celebration that pays tribute to the region's waterways, especially the Buffalo River, has ...



Happy Earth Day! Mayor Brown applies for Buffalo to become a designated Climate Smart City.  Buffalo Rising

As part of Buffalo's tribute to Earth Day, Mayor Byron Brown is making a bid for the city to be designated as a Climate Smart City. Brown has introduced a ...



Eleven Lancaster athletes sign scholarships  WKBW-TV

Eleven student athletes at Lancaster High School signed scholarships.



Reporters' Notebook: Jan. 16, 2019  Buffalo News

OLAF FUB SEZ: According to the Bard of the Yukon, British-Canadian poet Robert W. *Service*, born on this date in 1874, “A promise made is a debt unpaid.



VBN’s 2018 Business Review – Tourism continues to Thrive in Buffalo  Buffalo Rising

Visit Buffalo Niagara (VBN) has released its annual Business Review for 2018, which spells out the organizations efforts to promote tourism, in a city that ...



Yuk Yuk’s Coming to Buffalo Grand Hotel  Buffalo Rising

A Yuk Yuk's will be opening at the Buffalo Grand Hotel. Stinson Properties has announced the comedy club will be opening in September in a 300-seat space ...



In Support of Puerto Rico  Buffalo Rising

Sixteen months ago Hurricane Maria, a once in a lifetime deadly catastrophic natural disaster delivered a body blow to the island of Puerto Rico, knocking it to its ...



Broadway's 'Mean Girls' kicks off a diverse 2019-20 season at Shea's  Buffalo News

Four shows now on Broadway and two that had runs last year are coming to Shea's Buffalo Theatre for the 2019-20 season. Buffalo will launch the touring ...



Men's crew competitive at 2019 Liberty League Rowing Championships  RIT Athletics

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY – RIT men's crew raced to strong performances at the 2019 Liberty League Rowing Championships on Friday, May 3. The Tigers ...



Inaugural 18 and Under Battle of the Bands  Buffalo Rising

When you hear that a “Battle of the Bands” is coming up, what are your immediate thoughts? It probably all depends if you are in the music industry, or if you're a ...



The 2019 Buffalo Bills Draft Class and Beyond  Buffalo Rising

Free Agency. The Buffalo Bills front office did well to address several offseason needs through free agency. Last season's receiving corps was dismal, and it ...



After skyrocketing ECC's profile, Boughton accepts new coaching job  Buffalo News

There's a new challenge ahead for head coach Gary Boughton. After leading the Erie Community College women's team to the NJCAA Division 3 national title ...



Lancaster teacher arrested after boys say he offered extra credit for sex acts  Dallas News

A Lancaster High School teacher resigned Monday after he was accused of sending inappropriate text messages to a male student, the district said.A...



Local baseball players nabbed in MLB Draft  wivb.com

Lancaster's LG Castillo and Cleveland-Hill's Aaron Phillips react to draft news.



Restoration & Reclamation: 420 Community Day  Buffalo Rising

On Saturday April 20 (420 Community Day), a cannabis lifestyle-themed event will be held on the East Side of Buffalo, meant to empower members of the ...



Students go paperless in Lancaster  WKBW-TV

No more pencils, no more books in Ms. Kim Metzgar's 9th grade English class at Lancaster High School. Students are going high tech.



McCarthy selects Vigneault as principal nominee to USMMA  Ridgecrest Daily Independent

Congressman makes yearly nominations to US *service* academies, featuring Burroughs seniors and an alum. Gavin Vigneault, a senior at Burroughs High ...



What’s your go-to munchie when you’re high? Are you willing to switch it up for a more healthy treat?  Buffalo Rising

It probably won't be long before recreational marijuana will be legal in NY State. Once it is legalized in Buffalo, we will all look at the world a bit differently… in ...



The Continental Reunion 2019  Buffalo Rising

It's sad to say, but there will never be another music venue like The Continental. While it's a crying shame that the notorious club has been razed to the ground, ...



Photographer Yves-Richard Blanc captures the spirit of the entrepreneurs at the West Side Bazaar  Buffalo Rising

Back in February, we posted a photo essay on Yves-Richard Blanc who covered The Day in the Life of a Firefighter. After the post ran, Blanc reached out to us to ...



Body recovered from Buffalo's Small Boat Harbor identified  wivb.com

Lancaster Central School District and Lancaster Central Teacher's Association have released a statement regarding the passing of Teacher's Association ...



Lancaster High School commencement Friday  The Herald

Lancaster High School will award diplomas to 296 graduates at commencement ceremonies at 7 p.m. Friday at the stadium.



Lancaster's LG Castillo will sign with Milwaukee Brewers  Buffalo News

Leugim LG Castillo faced the biggest decision of his life this summer. Should the Lancaster High School baseball star accept the offer of a full scholarship t…



Buffalo Mass Mob Returns to the Old First Ward  Buffalo Rising

Note: This is a joint post by Chris Clemens of Exploring Upstate and our own RaChaCha. Our Lady of Perpetual Help will host their second Buffalo Mass Mob ...



Networking “Know Knows”  Buffalo Rising

Networking can be a living nightmare for some people, but it doesn't have to be. The word “networking” alone lends itself to an initial expectation of work (and for ...



Many schools not reporting bullying incidents  WGRZ-TV

A review of data shows many schools still are not reporting incidents of bullying or harassment.



Starpoint Student Signs NLI To Join Niagara Track & Field  NU Purple Eagles.com

NIAGARA UNIV., N.Y. – Niagara University track and field head coach Christine Kloiber announced that Lockport native and Starpoint senior Kiara McDowell ...



New School Bus Camera Technology is Coming to NYS, Aims to Hold Drivers Accountable  Buffalo Rising

Governor Andrew Cuomo's proposed Executive Budget, announced earlier this month, may be his most ambitious yet, propelled by new energy from a ...



Lancaster teacher arrested on solicitation charges - Story | KDFW  FOX 4 News

A former Lancaster ISD teacher has been arrested for allegedly sending sexual text messages to students.



Wegmans commits to reducing in-store plastic packaging, and eliminating plastic bags by year’s end  Buffalo Rising

Wegmans has taken this Earth Day to heart. Today, the supermarket announced that it will make a concerted effort to reduce in-store plastic packaging made ...



🍕Tappo Pizza @ Thin Man Brewery on Chandler Street  Buffalo Rising

It looks as if we're only a couple of weeks away from the grand opening of Tappo Pizza @ Thin Man Brewery. The way that this is panning out is that Chef Phil ...



Buffalo String Works: The Bridge 2019  Buffalo Rising

One of Buffalo String Works' missions is to promote cross-cultural ties within the city. Their stance is that everyone should have access to playing music, ...



Latest Outer Harbor Vision Unveiled  Buffalo Rising

Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation (ECHDC) has unveiled its “preferred vision“ for the Outer Harbor. A previous plan for the area was panned by ...



Spring Cleaning, 2019  Buffalo Rising

Monday last week, as I was walking through Allentown I came across several groups with bags picking up litter. I realized it was the scheduled Earth Day ...



Milwaukee Brewers select Lancaster's Leugim 'LG' Castillo  Buffalo News

Mr. 3000. The movie starring the late Bernie Mac was the first thing that used to pop into Leugim Castillos head whenever he thought about the Milwaukee Bre…



DEAR EVAN HANSEN at Shea’s has “Broadway quality” performers bring powerful messages of atonement, forgiveness, and acceptance  Buffalo Rising

THE BASICS: DEAR EVAN HANSEN, the national touring production of the Broadway musical presented by Shea's and Albert Nocciolino opened on May 14 ...



Superhero & Villain Bar Crawl 2019  Buffalo Rising

Why wait for Halloween to roll around, to dress as your favorite superhero or villain? In a couple of weeks, you can get all suited up in your best cape and body ...



LGBT+ Communities & Resources in Buffalo  Buffalo Rising

Buffalo has a thriving LGBT community. From the fabulous Pride festival to the various LGBT-friendly events throughout the year, there is so much to offer queer ...



The BASH moves to Buffalo RiverWorks  Buffalo Rising

One of the city's most highly anticipated and well attended events has been issued a new lease on life. The BASH (originally MASH Bash), traditionally hosted at ...



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