Weekly Feature

March 16, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

2017 Catholic Charities appeal seeks $11 million

For the 93rd year of its appeal fundraising drive, Catholic Charities of Buffalo hopes to raise $11 million for its services, which provide comprehensive support for 152,000 of the poorest and most vulnerable citizens in Western New York’s eigh More...

East Aurora Driving Society to participate in EquiFest 2017

The East Aurora Driving Society is gearing up for another season of horse-drawn carriage fun. More...

GOLDEN GIRLS

— Members of the level six team from Summit Gymnastics are the first-place winners in the small group division at the Lucky Stars Invitational meet, which was held Friday in Jamestown. More...

Deputies accuse man of hiding drugs in car

A Buffalo man is facing charges after an Erie County sheriff’s deputy said he concealed drugs in his car during a traffic stop in Elma.  Deputies say Elliott James, 44, was pulled over on Route 400 on the afternoon of March 8 for multiple More...

DECISIONS, DECISIONS

— Betty Connor views a raffle table at the Ladies of Charity Bellringer Auction held at The Columns Banquets in Elma on Saturday. More...

Meetings

Aurora Town Board  Monday, March 27 All meetings, unless noted, begin at 7 p.m. and are held at the Southside Municipal Center, 300 Gleed Ave.  Aurora Village Board   More...

UB doctoral student honored with award

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

Christopher Courtney is a West Seneca resident who was recently honored within the University at Buffalo’s School of Management with the Dean’s Award. More...

Canisius College Chorale to perform at Annunciation Church

The Canisius College Chorale, under the direction of Frank Scinta, will continue the 20th season of its Sacred Spaces Concert Series with a performance at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, March 26, at the Church of the Annunciation, 7580 Clinton St., Elma. More...

News Brief

Registration for East Aurora Lacrosse Association Boys and Girls Summer Youth Leagues is open for 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U and 16U leagues. Beginners are welcome and encouraged. Early registration runs until Friday, March 31. More...

On the Campus

Medaille College has named the following area students to the dean’s list for the 2016 fall semester: Danielle Dzialak, Matthew Gabalski, Amanda Hartman, Lauren Jensen, Alexis Kraska and Tiffany Ward, all of Elma, and Shelby Knott and Sean Wils More...

Meet the Candidates

Kristin Cameron Board Candidate  Planned Progress Party   More...

Villa Maria College seeking volunteers, donations for food drive

Villa Maria College aims to pack 100,000 meals for hungry children during this year’s Feed My Starving Children MobilePack event and is reaching out to the community for volunteers and donations.  More...