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January 11, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Scenic Byway, Railway Historical Society get county funding

Legislator John Mills recently announced that the County Legislature has approved his requests to allocate funding for the WNY Southtowns Scenic Byway and the WNY Railway Historical Society in the 2018 budget.  More...

Docents needed for Roycroft Campus

The Roycroft Campus is looking for docents to help share the story of Elbert Hubbard and the Roycroft. More...

Polish American Congress, General Pulaski Association get funding

Legislator John Mills recently announced that the Erie County Legislature has approved his requests to allocate funding for the Polish American Congress and General Pulaski Association in the 2018 budget. The funding was approved at the Dec. More...

Roycroft Film Society to screen ‘The Dressmaker’

The Roycroft Film Society will show the Australian comedy-drama film “The Dressmaker” at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 14, at the Parkdale Auditorium, 141 Girard Ave., East Aurora.  More...

Jacobs co-sponsors two laws regarding sexual abuse

In light of a recent report regarding sexual abuse at The Nichols School in Buffalo, state Sen. Chris Jacobs has co-sponsored two proposed laws that would provide greater protection of children in both public and private schools.  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. The center will be closed on Monday, Jan. 15 for Martin Luther King Day.  Every Week   More...

Local News

The Erie County Department of Parks, Recreation and Forestry and the Orchard Park Recreation Department will present Winterfest from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 28, at Chestnut Ridge Park. More...

E-recycling event slated for Feb. 3

Residents who are looking to get rid of their old electronics will have a convenient and environmentally friendly way to do so in East Aurora.  State Sen. More...

Roycroft Inn to host Caribbean Night at The Inn

The Roycroft Inn will take a break from the cold weather as it’s transformed into an island getaway during Caribbean Night at The Inn from 6 to 11 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19.   More...

GIVE A HOOT

— Clare Sweeney from Wild Spirit Education in Arcade shows off Poe the barred owl during a birds of prey event at the Roycroft Campus on Saturday. More...

Immaculate Conception School to host open house, book fair

As part of national Catholic Schools Week, Immaculate Conception School, located at 510 Oakwood Ave., East Aurora, will hold an open house and Scholastic Book Fair from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Jan. More...

News Brief

The Healthy Rink Zone and 42 North Brewing Company are teaming up for their first 4 vs. 4 Brewball tournament. The inaugural broomball tournament runs from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. More...

SLEUTHING SKILLS —

Recently, Boy Scouts from Troop 48 in Orchard Park used their deductive skills to escape from the Library of the Great Escape Room. More...

Bill to strengthen Freedom of Information Law, recover legal fees

A new law will make it easier for residents and organizations suing to obtain information from state and local governments under New York’s Freedom of Information Law to recover legal fees.  State Sen. More...