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Amherst

The Eggertsville Hose Company is busy this month.

The fire company will be collecting non-perishable goods Wednesday for their annual Food Drive. Firefighters will be out throughout the Eggertsville area starting at 6 p.m. to pick up donations. Anyone donating items may drop the food off at the firehouse at 1880 Eggert Road or leave items outside their doors in a shopping bag that day.

All donations will be packaged to help the families in need in the Eggertsville area through a partnership with the Food Bank of Western NY.

In addition, the fire company has announced that Santa will be visiting neighborhoods in the district the evenings of Dec. 20 and 21.

Also this week:

• The Town Board will hold a work session at 3 p.m. Monday in the council chambers of the Amherst Municipal Building, 5583 Main St.

• The Williamsville School Board will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the District Office board room, 105 Casey Road, East Amherst.

• The Sweet Home School Board will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the high school, 1901 Sweet Home Road.