Weekly Feature

July 13, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Man accused of BAC twice the legal limit

A West Seneca man is facing charges after Erie County sheriff’s deputies say he was driving with a blood alcohol level twice the legal limit.  Joseph Buczek, 68, was stopped on Transit Road in Elma after a deputy said he saw Buczek’s More...

Lorigo sponsors dental safety law

Erie County Legislature Majority Leader Joseph Lorigo announced his sponsorship of a newly proposed, local, dental-care safety law at Evolution Dental in Cheektowaga on Tuesday.  At the press conference, Lorigo delivered his address accompanied More...

Police release new details in pedestrian fatality

East Aurora police have released details following a deadly accident last month in the Grey Street Tops parking lot. More...

Cruise night scheduled at ECC South

Erie Community College’s vehicle technology training center will host an open house and cruise night featuring facility tours, food trucks, classic cars and information on ECC’s career-focused automotive technology program from 5 to 9 p.m More...

News Brief

The 4th annual Cross Country Crusade 5K will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, at Knox Farm State Park , 437 Buffalo Road, East Aurora. T-shirts will be available while supplies last. Pizza and refreshments will also be provided. 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...

Assemblyman receives threatening message

A local leader was on the receiving end of what East Aurora police are calling a threatening phone message.  A staff member of Assemblyman David DiPietro contacted police on July 5 after hearing the message. More...

News Brief

Aurora Players will hold auditions for “A Night of Comedic One-Acts,” a Readers Theater show, at 7 p.m. Monday, July 17, and Tuesday, July 18, at the Roycroft Pavilion in Hamlin Park in East Aurora. More...

DEC advises motorists to be alert for turtles crossing roads

The state Department of Environmental Conservation reminds the public that the state’s turtles are on the move, seeking sandy areas or loose soil to lay their eggs.  According to a press release from the department, drivers who see a turtl More...

Dog Ears partners with People Inc. on reading initiative

Dog Ears Bookstore and CafĂ© is partnering with People Inc. to offer the Enlightenment on Wheels program.  Through the program, People Inc. More...

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Elma resident Betty Coon, a participant in programming at Lord of Life Lutheran’s adult day health center, gets a hug from preschooler Nicholas Huscher, who helped sing her and other seniors a More...

Library News

Aurora Public Library 550 Main St. • 655-5875  2017 Hours: 1 to 8 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m Tuesdays; noon to 6 p.m. Wednesdays; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays; and closed Sundays.   More...