Community Notebook

Fundraiser benefits veterans

Applebee’s of Dunkirk and their general manager, Matt Cobbe will host a Flapjack Fundraiser Breakfast to support the Dunkirk Joint Veterans Council Honor Guard. All proceeds will be utilized for Honor Guard uniforms and accessories.

The Honor Guard accords military honors at local Veteran’s funerals in the Dunkirk, Fredonia and Sheridan areas.

Military Honors are also conducted at Memorial Day Services, MIA-POW Services, Patriots 9/11 Day, Veterans Day, Pearl Harbor Day and other civic functions.

The breakfast will be Sunday, March 30 from 8 to 10 a.m. at Applebee’s 3908 Vineyard Drive, Dunkirk. Please come and enjoy a short stack for a tall cause.

The ticket cost is $5. Tickets will be available at the door or you can contact Jack Sievert 366-4082 or by email

Silver Creek EMS holding March fundraiser

The Silver Creek Emergency Squad is holding a “Help us help you” fundraiser this month for its supplies and equipment fund.

The squad is selling T-shirts for $20 and hopes to sell 100 shirts by the end of the fundraiser, which is March 25.

To buy a T-shirt, go to