Weekly Feature



October 18, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Lack of high school cellphone service a concern

During the Oct. More...

Spindle items

LET’S BOWL — The Boys & Girls Club of Elma, Marilla & Wales is offering instructional and league bowling programs at 11th Frame Lanes, 206 Main St., East Aurora.  More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago Oct. 21, 1993

If all goes as planned, the East Aurora Boys and Girls Club will have new facilities approximately one year from now. Construction is scheduled to begin in May of 1994 and be completed in October 1994. More...

Police Blotter

Police Blotter

Man dies after falling from Girdle Road ladder

East Aurora  Tuesday, Oct. 9   More...

Lifestyles

Former FBI agent creates cyber-risk mitigation startup company

email: nickk@beenews.com W hen Holly Hubert decided to retire from the FBI last year, she knew that she wanted to start her own company. More...

EAST AURORA HIGH SCHOOL HOMECO2M0I1N8G • week •

Taylor McClure, left, Nicole Egloff and Kaela Guest boogie the night away during Saturday’s Homecoming dance. Photos by Julie Halm. Purchase photos at www.BeeNews.com 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...

What's Going On

Halloween Happenings

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Family Activities

thurs. 18   Preschool Story Time — Children ages 3 to 5-years-old are welcome to enjoy stories, finger plays, songs and crafts, 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. More...

Walking Tours

sat. 20   Beaver Meadow Audubon Center — This 4-mile walk is presented by the Foothills Trail Club, 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 20. Meet in the parking lot at the road at 1610 Welch Road, North Java. 585-457-9892. More...

Can you hear me, now, East Aurora?

District looks to add cell tower at high school

Dead wireless zones and dropped calls could be a thing of the past for students and staff at East Aurora High School. During the Oct. More...

Village requests funding for Oakwood Avenue project

East Aurora could be getting a little help to pay for the Oakwood Avenue reconstruction project. More...

Rural Outreach Center seeks sponsors for music classes

The Rural Outreach Center is looking for sponsors for its ukulele program. The program, according to ROC program manager Sue Giovino, began in March following a suggestion by Sue Sprague, owner of LimeLite Music. More...

Local News

Erie County’s Domestic Violence High-Risk Team receives $900,000

In observance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Erie County District Attorney John J. Flynn, Rep. More...

Health and Wellness challenge to begin Oct. 22

Western New Yorkers are encouraged to get up, get moving and start living more healthfully by taking part in this fall’s Independent Health and Buffalo Bills Health & Wellness Challenge. More...

Recycling to be focus of 4th Tuesday Speaker Series

Andrew Goldstein, Erie County recycling coordinator, will discuss the recycling process and where local materials end up at the 4th Tuesday Speaker Series presentation on Tuesday, Oct. 23, according to the Friends of the Orchard Park Library. More...

Letters to the Editor

Vote Wochensky on Nov. 6

I’m writing this letter in support of Luke Wochensky, who’s running for the NY State 147th District Assembly seat in Albany.  More...

Wochensky will be dedicated to 147th District

Residents in the 147th Assembly District (Southern Erie and Wyoming counties) have suffered from uninspired, underrepresentation in our rural district for the last six years in Albany and now have the opportunity to change this course on Nov. More...

Sports

EA/Holland golf wins ECIC team title

East Aurora/Holland golf co-coach Jay Hoagland and his team thought there was just one final achievement to hit as seniors Jake Roach, Andrew LaCongo, Matt Jeffe and Mitch Jeffe began the 2018 season, but that all changed Monday after the Blue Devils More...

EA’s Matt Jeffe edges Iroquois’ Birdd for ECIC golf title

Crosstown rivals Matt Jeffe, of East Aurora/Holland, and Tyler Birdd, of Iroquois, needed four playoff holes to determine this year’s individual ECIC champion Oct. 9 at Elma Meadows. More...

EA beats Iroquois, secures ECIC III title

Girls soccer

East Aurora’s girls soccer team put to bed the doubt that had been internally starting to bubble to the surface Thursday when it handily defeated Iroquois, 4-0, to clinch the regular season ECIC III championship. More...

Business

EA resident elected to board of directors for Buffalo organization

An East Aurora man has been elected to serve on the board of directors for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Buffalo.   Michael P. Mc- Claren, a founding partner of the law firm Webster Szanyi, LLP, will serve a three-year term on the board.  More...

New banking scam involves text messages

The Better Business Bureau is cautioning people to watch out for phony text messages that look like alerts from a bank.  According to information released by the bureau, the text messages appear to be about your password or account status, but f More...

BlueCross BlueShield announces new Medicare Advantage options

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York recently announced a suite of Medicare Advantage options for 2019, including a $0 premium plan, available to more than 300,000 Medicare-eligible consumers in Western New York.  More...