KENMORE, N.Y. (WIVB) - The Kenmore Village Improvement Society welcomed residents that were anxious to get fit Saturday morning at the Cultural Center.
Get Fit Kenmore, a year-long program, was started to encourage people to become more aware of their physical health and emotional well-being.
Activities at the free event included ice skating, health screenings, giveaways, and much more. The active-goers could also add their own leaf on the Tree of Health that will be displayed throughout the year at different Kenmore locations.
KVIS President Melissa Foster, "We're asking everyone who comes in-- this tree is going to go around the village, for the whole year, and we're asking everyone to sign their name if they'd like, and what they hope to accomplish this year, as far as their wellness plans are concerned."
An eight-year-old boy was shot Thursday morning in Cattaraugus County. Officials are at the scene on West Road, in Leon.
There is another Lake Effect Snow Warning in effect for Erie, Wyoming, Chautauqua and Cattaraugus Counties from Thursday through early Friday.
Lake Effect Snow Warnings return today with the chance for an additional foot for some areas.
A 26-year-old male employee of Ying's Wings and Things told police that Haibo Jiang, also known as Jimmy Ying, choked him until he passed out.
A Good Samaritan died Wednesday while trying to assist the driver of a tractor trailer who got stuck in the snow.
Viewers sent in photos from the snowfall around Western New York.