Weekly Feature

July 27, 2017 RSS feed / Editorials

The chaos of cleanup after the storm

What a wild summer this has been weather-wise. Two consecutive weeks of intense rain, and two confirmed tornados, one of which happened just miles from our town.  Tornadoes aren’t what people expect in Western New York. Snow, yes. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago July 30, 1992   Racing Day was one of the wettest ones in recent memory, according to organizers of the event. Events that were to be held in Hamlin Park on Sunday were cancelled. More...

Meetings

Aurora Town Board  Monday, Aug. 7 All meetings, unless noted, begin at 7 p.m. and are held at the Southside Municipal Center, 300 Gleed Ave.  Aurora Village Board   More...

Spindle items

POLO  TRAINING— know what you’re thinking — “Oh look, Kate is writing about horses again.  What a surprise.” But seriously, if you were able to check out the  Knox Memorial Polo Cup, some of the best you w More...

‘Chicago Dog Sauce’ won’t fool hometown crowd

Managing Editor

Chicago isn’t all that far from Buffalo, but culinary tastes rooted in both cities are both legendary and comical.  We found out a couple of years ago that hot dog lovers in Chicago are offended by the very thought of someone using ketchup More...

Governor — keep open the Children’s Psychiatric Center

New York State Senator

Efforts to prevent the state Office of Mental Health from closing the Western New York Children’s Psychiatric Center have been underway for several years. More...