Weekly Feature



September 20, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Raising awareness about childhood cancer

A lot of people know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, with pink ribbons adorning everything as a way to honor those who have battled this disease. More...

Spindle items

VETERANS’ OUTREACH — Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns is inviting county veterans to his next ‘Thank-A-Vet’ Discount Program outreach. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago Sept. 23, 1993

Elma Town Supervisor John DiJoseph, in conjunction with County Executive Dennis Gorski, unveiled a new fire communications system for East Aurora, Elma and Marilla that will make for a clearer and farther reaching fire signal. More...

Sports

Busy Lady Chiefs thrive on soccer pitch

Playing four games in five days might be a little too daunting for some teams, but not Iroquois’ girls soccer squad. More...

Win over crosstown rivals highlights EA girls volleyball’s romp through league matches

East Aurora’s girls volleyball team was a perfect 3-for-3 in league matches last week, taking down Lake Shore, Iroquois and Cheektowaga to improve to 4-1 overall on the season. More...

Iroquois golfers win three of first four matches

Crosstown rival East Aurora/ Holland played the spoiler to Iroquois’ otherwise perfect start to the golf season, as the Chiefs – whose two losses last season were also to the Blue Devils – came up short on their home course when fac More...

Business

Buffalo in running for 2019 “America Walks” summit

A national organization that has a 20-year history of promoting walking throughout the United States has Buffalo as one of the leading contenders to host their international summit in 2019. More...

Dunn Tire to hold career fair Sept. 26

Dunn Tire is looking to add to its local workforce.  The company will hold a job and career fair from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. More...

Business Brief

The Junior League of Buffalo is seeking decorators and designers for the 20th annual Decorators’ Show House. Bidding day is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, at the Palmer Centennial House, 288 Lincoln Parkway. More...

Cemetery expansion underway at Church of the Annunciation

The Church of the Annunciation, located at 7580 Clinton St., is undergoing a major renovation project as crews work to expand the 112-year-old cemetery on the grounds of the Elma church. More...

Artist discusses re-creation of Fournier painting

Constance Payne never planned on being an artist. Originally, the Wisconsin native had hoped to take her love for animals and become a veterinarian. However, a fear of math kept her from pursuing that goal. More...

Local News

First Totally Southtowns festival set for Sept. 29

A new festival will celebrate the Southtowns, with more than half of the proceeds benefiting the East Aurora community. The first Totally Southtowns Family Festival will take place from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. More...

Roycroft Campus Fall Festival to offer fresh produce, meat

The Roycroft Campus will host its Fall Festival from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, and Sunday, Sept. 30, on the campus, 31 S Grove St., East Aurora. More...

News Brief

The annual tour of homes in East Aurora will take place from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6. Those interested in taking the self-guided tour should register at The Roycroft Inn, 40 S. More...

Letters to the Editor

Thanks to all who made Taste of East Aurora a success

When we started planning our first Taste of East Aurora over eight years ago, we only hoped it would become the event that it has today.  We continue to work toward our goal of promoting the great restaurants and cuisine of the East Aurora commu More...

Police Blotter

Man searches for lost wallet on Route 400

East Aurora

Tuesday, Sept. 4 A woman staying at a hotel in East Aurora discovered her purse was missing. More...

Lifestyles

Library News

Aurora Public Library 550 Main St. • 652-4440 2018 Hours: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays; Closed Sundays 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...

History comes to life through MARBLE ORCHARD GHOST WALKS

Ghosts of Lewiston’s historic past will emerge from the shadows as the Marble Orchard Ghost Walks return this weekend. More...

Entertainment

Special Events

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Performance

thurs. 20 Karuna Trio — With Hamid Drake (drumset, vocal), Adam Rudolph (hand drumset, percussion, electronics, multiphone vocal), and Ralph M. Jones (saxophones), 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. More...

Festivals

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