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January 18, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

January is a dangerous time for CO poisoning

According to data by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, January is the worst month of the year for carbon monoxide poisoning. More...

Spindle items

East Aurora Editor

PARKDALE MEETS HOLLYWOOD — You don’t have to travel all the way to Maui to see “Moana.” Just head down to Parkdale Elementary for a movie night at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2, in the school gym, 141 Girard Ave., East Aurora.  More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago January 21, 1993   More...

Lifestyles

Moving Miracles offers training program for individuals with disabilities

For 20 years, Moving Miracles Dance Studio in West Seneca has served thousands of individuals with developmental disabilities.  More...

Hampton Inn to host family-friendly event

In the spirit of the season, Hampton Inn East Aurora will host a free family event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, at Hampton Inn, 49 Olean St., East Aurora. There will be free pony rides, entertainment and games, and costumed characters. More...

Senior News

All events (except where indicated) are held at the Town of Aurora Senior Center, 101 King St., Suite A. For information on any programs, call 652-7934.  Every Week  MONDAY-FRIDAY: EXERCISE/WORKOUT ROOM OPEN 8 A.M.-3:45 P.M.   More...

What's Going On

What’s Going On

Immanuel Quilters plans meetings Immanuel Quilters will meet at 9 a.m. on the second and fourth Wednesdays of every month at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 43 Pine St., East Aurora. The group is dedicated to making quilts for those in need. More...

Business

Backyard Classic organizers prepare for puck drop at Canalside

With a new major sponsor, the 10th annual Backyard Classic hockey tournament returns this month to Buffalo Canalside, where pucks will drop for about 120 teams and an expected 1,000 participants.  The T-Mobile Backyard Classic, set for Jan. More...

Straight Talk Conference will be held Jan. 20

The U.S. Small Business Administration Buffalo District Office and the SCORE Buffalo Niagara Chapter will host the 2018 Straight Talk seminar. It will take place on Saturday, Jan. More...

Explore Buffalo Winter Gala is set for Jan. 27

Hotel at the Lafayette, 391 Washington St., Buffalo, will host Explore Buffalo’s 2018 Winter Gala, set to take place at 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27. More...

Village Board discusses options for keeping sidewalks snow free

East Aurora Village Board members are at a loss on how to handle residents and businesses that fail to plow their sidewalks. More...

Community says no to Iroquois Sports Complex

Iroquois Central School District voters decided on Jan. 10 against two propositions for synthetic turf fields in the district. More...

Local News

Refugee organizations rebuke Trump on alleged vulgar comment

Representatives from the five agencies of the Western New York Refugee and Asylee Consortium offered a combined rebuke to President Donald Trump’s “misinformed, misguided, unnecessary, inappropriate statement” on Friday, after The W More...

Kearns, Mills to hold pistol permit outreach

A pistol permit recertification outreach will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19, at Concord Public Library, 18 Chapel St., Springville, according to Erie County Clerk Michael Kearns and County Legislator John Mills.  More...

Mychajliw earns recognition for financial reporting

In recognition of its outstanding financial reporting methods, the office of Erie County Comptroller Stefan I. More...

Police Blotter

Deer gets stuck in Seneca Street tree

East Aurora  Tuesday, Jan. 2  A Jewett Holmwood Road man contacted police after his credit card was suspended due to suspicious activity. More...

Sports

Iroquois girls basketball cruises past Springville

Iroquois’ girls basketball team knocked down seven three pointers and collected 48 total rebounds – half of which were at the offensive end of the floor – to cruise to a 67-31 win over Springville on Thursday. More...

Victory over Lake Shore keeps EA girls hoops perfect in league

East Aurora’s girls basketball team remained unbeaten in ECIC III action after squeaking out a 56-50 win over Lake Shore Thursday. More...

EA grapplers fare well at pair of tournaments

East Aurora’s wrestling team continued its recent success this past week by posting some solid efforts at a pair of tournaments.  More...