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Springville police to participate in ‘No Empty Chair’ program

The Village of Springville Police Department will be participating in New York state’s “No Empty Chair” Safe Teen Driver enforcement initiative during the week of April 29 through May 3, 2019. Officers assigned to patrol will be focusing on different traffic safety initiatives and target specific infractions each day of the school week. Monday, April 29 — Speeding in School ... Read More »

TACO CAT to host customer appreciation April 25

Taco and burrito shop TACO CAT will be holding a customer appreciation party April 25 at the store, 72 South Cascade Drive, Springville. The party, held from 7 to 9 p.m., will include a musical performance by Monti & Montés, a guitar-oriented duo playing various genres. Marty Monti is a local bassist and guitarist who played with the Ozone Rangers ... Read More »

Green Springville to host 2nd annual Earth Day Celebration

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Green Springville will be hosting its second annual Earth Day Celebration at Heritage Park in Springville on April 27. Family-friendly activities are planned for all ages.

Spring peepers have returned to ponds, wild leeks are sprouting in the woods and daffodils are popping out of garden beds. To welcome back these warmer days, Green Springville is hosting its second annual Earth Day Celebration April 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Heritage Park in Springville. A variety of family-friendly activities are planned including a planting ... Read More »

Come learn about ‘Legends, Lies, Truths and Myths of the Civil War’

The public is invited to join local researchers for an evening of debunking myths, exposing truths and telling interesting stories about the Civil War. Tom Place, curator at Echoes Through Time Civil War Learning Center, and Jolene Hawkins, a research assistant at the Lucy Bensley Center, will host “Legends, Lies, Truths and Myths of the Civil War” on Wednesday, April ... Read More »

Rowe twins sign college letters for UB, Fredonia

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Twin sisters Payton and Devyn Rowe made their collegiate plans official on Tuesday, and both will continue their athletic careers in different sports. The twin Springville-Griffith Institute seniors signed letters announcing their plans in the high school library on Tuesday, joined by their parents, Jim and Teresa Rowe, and coaches. Payton Rowe plans to attend the University at Buffalo and ... Read More »

SGI students learn about the world through ELA projects

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Sophomore students in the Honors English class at Springville High School are learning about the world with a research project of their choosing. From board games to culinary creations to writing a children’s book, students are sharing what they learned about the world with their peers.

By Elyana Schosek Student Reporter At Springville-Griffith Institute, there are always unique projects going on within the different classes. This is especially true in Diane Waterman’s Honors English 10 class. The group of sophomores has even been on two field trips to see plays. Recently, the class had been given an assignment specifically catered to their interests. It began with ... Read More »

Central Conference concludes Youth Trap League season

The Central Conference of the Southern Tier Scholastic Youth Trap League concluded its season with the conference awards and fun day held at the Franklinville Conservation Club. The results of their season are detailed below along with the April 2 match results. Springville won the Central Conference team title, while Cattaraugus-Little Valley’s Courteney Halterman and Randolph’s Hayden Congdon won the ... Read More »

Lux’s no-hitter leads SGI to season-opening win over JFK

SPRINGVILLE — Austin Lux started the Springville-Griffith Institute varsity baseball season with a no-hitter on Tuesday, striking out 10 JFK batters in a 7-1 victory for the Griffins. Springville scored its seven runs on just three hits, led by Mike Sobota’s two. “I think obviously the beginning of the year the bats are always a little tough,” Springville coach Joel ... Read More »

SGI softball tops JFK, Mount Mercy to start season 2-1

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Sophomore Kait Wolf send a pitch off from the mound during a softball game Wednesday, April 3, against Mount Mercy.

BUFFALO — Four hits from Meghan Rehrauer paved the way to victory for Springville-Griffith Institute Griffins varsity softball team over JFK, 33-6, on Monday. Rehrauer singled in the first, doubled in the fourth, singled in the fifth, and singled in the sixth. An early lead helped propel the Griffins. SGI scored on a walk by Kaitlyn Wolf, a walk by ... Read More »

Getting technical at SGI: Part 2

By Elyana Schosek Student Reporter Last week was an introduction to some of the students in this year’s Tech I class at Springville High School and a few of the projects they’ve done, as well as why they chose to take the class and their favorite projects. Those students also talked about the best part of the class, what makes ... Read More »

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