Weekly Feature



July 12, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

East Aurora native gets first book published

For East Aurora native Charles Case, becoming an author was something he has wanted to do for a long time. More...

Editorials

Stay safe in sweltering summer heat

With the recent spate of hot weather and high humidity, and with the Sidewalk Festival and Polo tournament on the horizon, it’s important to remember how to stay safe outdoors when the mercury climbs.  More...

Spindle items

LOCAL FLAVOR — Some people look forward to Christmas all year long. Others can’t wait to stuff their faces at Thanksgiving. Some people like birthdays, if you want to consider that a holiday. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago July 15, 1993

Aurora Town Board members are calling the July 3 laser light show a “colossal disappointment,” and have declared that it wasn’t worth the $5,000 paid to the company. More...

Sports

Iroquois’ O’Connor named Bee’s top coach

Consistency, dedication to hard work and a team-first philosophy. More...

O’Connor’s coaching philosophy in his words

One of the questions I asked East Aurora Bee Coach of the Year Michael O’Connor was if he had a specific philosophy when it came to his approach to coaching. More...

GBP snaps four-game losing streak

Glory Days Softball

With the 60+ Division observing the Independence Day holiday, the Glory Days Softball League’s 50+ Division took center stage during the most recent week of action.  The Green Buffalo Pub snapped its four-game losing streak by taking down More...

Polo Grounds developer, board members differ on proposed path

Residents in the Polo Grounds subdivision in the Town of Aurora are facing a roadblock when it comes to building a walking path in their community. More...

Savarino Companies awarded bid for new Explore & More Children’s Museum

Following an extensive community outreach and bidding process, Savarino Companies of Buffalo has been awarded the $5 million bid for the interior build-out of Explore & More Children’s Museum.  More...

Local News

EA Resident chosen for Junior Robotic Surgery Challenge

Three St. Mary’s High School students will be spending their summer learning about surgical robotics.  More...

News Brief

The following East Aurora students were named to the honor roll for the 2017-18 fourth-quarter semester at Canisius High School: Senior Brian Kufel; juniors Seamus Galvin, Miles Klipfel, Benjamin Lewis, Maxim Murray and Victor Zurowski; and sophomore More...

EAHS posts honor roll

The following students have been named to honor roll for the fourth quarter of the 2017-18 school year.  Grade 9   More...

Police Blotter

police Blotter

Store employee reports unwanted touching

East Aurora  Saturday, June 23   More...

Obituaries

Albert E. Zuber, retired ECC professor

Albert E. Zuber, 73, of West Seneca and formerly of North Tonawanda and Elma, died Sunday, July 1, 2018.  Mr. Zuber served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War from 1966 to 1968. More...

Lifestyles

Golf tournament to benefit first responders and families

The morning of Sept. 11, 2001, should have been one of fun and enjoyment for New York City firefighter Stephen Siller. Siller, a member of Brooklyn’s Squad 1, had finished his shift for the day and was heading to play golf with his brothers. More...

Town of Aurora Bicentennial Celebration

July 3, 2018

Zach Zawadzki wears three pairs of sunglasses as he marches with the Aurora Ice Hockey group during the parade. Photos by Kate Pelczynski 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   More...

Business

Consumer’s Beverages aids Parkinson’s Foundation

Consumer’s Beverages recently presented the Parkinson’s Foundation of Western New York with a check for $17,000, which the company raised through involvement in the foundation’s logo cutout program.  More...

M&T Bank launches 49th season of lunchtime concerts

M&T Bank recently announced the 49th anniversary season of its Plaza Event Series. The 11-week concert series is the longest-running free concert series of its kind in the United States. More...

Subaru Buffalo four Mile Chase set for July 20

The 38th running of the Subaru Buffalo 4 Mile Chase brings almost 1,400 runners to the Elmwood Village for the social running event of the summer. The pre-race party starts at 5 p.m. More...