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Jan 18

Buffalo Raceway Recap from Wednesday’s Opening Day

by Brian J. Mazurek, for Buffalo Raceway HAMBURG, N.Y. — Wagering may have been cancelled at Buffalo Raceway due to electrical problems but Miss Irish Rose A was still all business in taking the featured $9,500 Open Pace for the mares on Wednesday night (Jan. 17) in a snappy 1:59.1. A power surge at Buffalo Read More

Jan 18

17th Annual State of the Town Address

Blasdell, NY – The Hamburg Chamber of Commerce will hold its 17th Annual State of the Town luncheon happening on Thursday, February 1, 2018. New Hamburg Town Supervisor, Jim Shaw is prepared to discuss the main topics on the Town’s agenda for 2018. One such item includes better collaboration between Villages of Hamburg and Blasdell Read More

Jan 16

Buffalo Raceway To Try Again On Wednesday, Janurary 17, 2018 for Opening

HAMBURG, N.Y. — After a pair of cancellations due to poor weather conditions over the weekend, Buffalo Raceway will once again try to get the 2018 season off the ground with an 11-race card slated for Wednesday evening (Jan. 17) beginning at 5 p.m. It will be ladies first in the opener on Wednesday with Read More

Dec 15

SERVPRO of The Southtowns recommends these Holiday safety tips to keep you and your family safe during this Holiday season:

An estimated $17.58 million in property damage is lost due to Christmas trees fires each year. An addition $20 million is lost from Holiday candles. While holiday decorations are beautiful to look at, they can be dangerous as well. SERVPRO of The Southtowns recommends these Holiday safety tips to keep you and your family safe Read More

Dec 8

SERVPRO of the Southtowns & some top vendors donate 581 pounds of food to the Food Bank of WNY

(Hamburg, NY – December 8, 2017) According to the Food Bank of WNY an estimated 178,810 people (13.3% of the overall population) are food insecure. Food insecurity is defined as not having consistent access to enough nutritious food to lead a healthy life. Of that population, 58,430 are children who are food insecure. Food insecurity Read More

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You’re Invited to our Biggest Party of the Year, The 16th Annual Holiday Bash Scholarship Fundraiser!

You are cordially invited to join the Hamburg Chamber of Commerce for their 16th Annual Holiday Bash Scholarship Fundraiser! The event will be held at Michael’s Catering & Banquets on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 from 6pm-10pm. The Chamber has awarded over $100,000 to deserving graduating seniors from local high schools thanks to the support of Read More

Nov 16
Oct 31

Dominic Cappiello 2017 Recipient of Hamburg Sunrise Rotary’s Hilbert Veterans Scholarship

Dominic Cappiello was an active duty Seaman in the U.S. Navy from 1991 to 1993. He was a career counselor at the Great Lakes Naval Hospital. His duties included setting up a computer system in the counselor’s office and working with patients that were going to be discharged,  in order to find a suitable career for that patient. Dominic Read More

Oct 26

Community Concern of WNY Acquires Hamburg Counseling Services Inc.

Derby, NY – 10/16/2017 – Community Concern of WNY announces that it is acquiring Hamburg Counseling Services to ensure increased access to much needed mental health services in Southern Erie County.  An Erie County analysis shows that between 45% and 92% of the population in Southern Erie County have unmet mental health needs. Under Community Read More

Oct 18

Penn Dixie to hold Fundraiser Dinner & Auction

The Hamburg Natural History Society/Penn Dixie is excited to announce our annual Fundraiser Dinner & Auction to be held on Thursday November 2 from 6 to 9 pm at Buffalo Riverworks at 359 Ganson Street. During the evening we’ll offer silent and voice auctions for an array of sports tickets, artwork and community prizes; door Read More

Oct 10

Holiday Previews, Specials, Give-A-Ways and money to spend at Hamburg Dollar Days!

Hamburg, NY – At the end of the month, Saturday, October 28th enjoy Hamburg Dollar Days! A Pop-Up Holiday Preview Shopping event at Michael’s Catering & Banquet Facility from 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM put on by The Hamburg Chamber of Commerce. Free to the public, the event at Michael’s Catering & Banquets will feature Read More

Oct 10

Join Bartercard on Thursday, Oct 12th to welcome their Head Quarters to WNY!

PRESS RELEASE – New Trade Exchange Business Experiencing Growth FINAL

Oct 2

Meet Your Hamburg Town Supervisor Candidates

Hamburg, NY – The community is invited to join the Hamburg Chamber of Commerce to meet the two Town of Hamburg Supervisor Candidates Dennis Gaughan and Jim Shaw on Thursday, October 12th at 3:30 pm at The Lodge at Woodlawn Beach State Park located at 3580 Lakeshore Rd, Blasdell, NY 14219. In a bipartisan forum, Read More

Sep 28

Town of Hamburg Rec’s Open Swim program set for Oct. 14 start at Frontier High School

The Town of Hamburg Department of Youth, Recreation and Senior Services will begin its fall-winter Open Swim Programs for Hamburg residents Saturday, Oct. 14 at the Frontier High School Pool. There is no charge for any of these programs and they will continue through late March. Family Swim runs on Saturdays, from1-4pm. Youth 17 and Read More

Sep 28

Farm 2 Table Education Program to Begin New Season

  Over 6700 Western New York Students Schedule to Attend Agricultural Field Trips on Fairgrounds   Wednesday, September 27, 2017   HAMBURG, NEW YORK – During October the Erie County Agricultural Society will begin to welcome over 6,700 Western New York students to the Fairgrounds for its 2017/2018 Farm 2 Table program.  Farm 2 Table Read More

Sep 28

Jessica Underberg Named CEO/Fair Manager of the Erie County Agricultural Society

  Immediate Release: Thursday, September 28, 2017   HAMBURG, NEW YORK – The Erie County Agricultural Society (ECAS), sponsors of the Erie County Fair, has named Jessica Underberg as its new Chief Executive Officer & Fair Manager effective October 1, 2017. Underberg, who has served as Assistant Fair Manager since 2010, will succeed current CEO Read More

Sep 25

Dennis R. Lang To Retire As CEO & Fair Manager

Dennis R. Lang To Retire As CEO & Fair Manager West Seneca Native Has Lead the Erie County Agricultural Society for 18 Years   Monday, September 25, 2017   HAMBURG, NEW YORK – After 18 years of service to the Erie County Agricultural Society, Dennis “Denny” Lang has announced that he is stepping down from Read More

Sep 20

WNY Heroes gets huge win at Charity Golf Outing!

WNY Heroes received $15,000 from Charity Golf Outing benefiting local WNY Veterans. Charity Golf Outing for WNYHeroes Press Release Sept 17

Sep 13

Legislator Lynne Dixon to host free Rite Aid Flu Clinic at Blasdell Market

Stop by the Blasdell Farmers Market on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 from 10am-1pm for a free flu shot clinic.  

Sep 12

M&T Bank Launches ‘Understanding What’s Important Business Challenge’ to Celebrate Local Businesses and Their Community Impact

Businesses invited to nominate local organizations to help them win up to $10,000. M&T Bank, a company with a long history of supporting the communities it serves, today debuted the Understanding What’s Important Business Challenge, a new initiative that celebrates local businesses and the organizations they support to make a difference in their communities. Read the Read More