Weekly Feature



November 15, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Use common sense outside during hunting season

With several hunting and trapping seasons now open, it’s important for outdoor enthusiasts who may be taking a leisurely fall or winter walk to use safety precautions throughout the season.  More...

Spindle items

ROC DONATIONS — As we start this season of giving, the Rural Outreach Center is looking to help provide a Thanksgiving meal to families in need.  More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago Nov. 18, 1993

The Greater East Aurora Chamber of Commerce held a seminar to educate merchants about a proposed Wal-Mart and give them ideas about what they can do to compete in today’s mass-merchandise marketplace. More...

Lifestyles

Salvatore pledges $50,000 toward restoring veterans’ posts

Veterans across Erie County have been raising money with a “Flag Fundraiser” by selling paper flags for a dollar each at the Erie More...

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 More...

What's Going On

Performance

thurs. 15 More...

Family Activities

thurs. 15 Adult Ukulele Sing and Play — Learn to play the ukulele and sing along to popular songs, 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, at Brighton Place Library, 999 Brighton Road, Tonawanda. More...

Symphonic

fri. 16 & sat. 17   More...

Village residents could see tax increases in the future

With several large projects looming on the horizon for the Village of East Aurora, village leaders are hinting that tax increases may be necessary to pay for the work. During the Nov. More...

EA school leaders weigh options for football program

After a season plagued with low player turnout for the East Aurora junior varsity football team, administrators are weighing the options for next year’s program. More...

Local News

Gary Schutrum named Citizen of the Month by local legislator

Gary Schutrum, CEO of the Boys and Girls Club of East Aurora, has been named the Erie County Legislature’s “Citizen of the Month” for November 2018.  The award recognizes individuals who go above and beyond to better their comm More...

HOME receives grant for tech upgrades

Housing Opportunities Made Equal, Inc. recently announced that it has been awarded a grant from the Western New York Foundation funding its HOME Connects program, a technology upgrade plan. More...

Cut paper images are focus of local art exhibit

Author and illustrator Tanya Zabinski will be on hand to present her exhibit, “Around the Seasons,” from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. More...

Police Blotter

Police Blotter

Car damaged by falling tree on Pound Road

East Aurora  Wednesday, Oct. 31  A woman on Cazenovia Street was taken to the hospital after cutting herself. The woman told officers she had been drinking earlier in the day.  Sheriff’s Report   More...

Sports

First Teamers boast experience, playoff success

All-Bee Girls Soccer

The 2018 All-Bee Girls Soccer First Team honorees succeeded not just as individuals, but led their respective teams to deep postseason runs for the most part. More...

‘A’ title lifts Amherst’s Fildes to Coach of the Year honor

JoAnna Fildes has coached girls soccer at Amherst High school for 22 years, but the team has never quite performed as well as it did this year.  More...

Academy teammates share Player of the Year honors

All-Bee Girls Soccer

Tatyjana Scalisi and Emma Faso played for different high school teams in different towns in different divisions and classifications. But they are not strangers. In fact, they are friends. More...

Business

New York State gets first Leukodystrophy Care Network Center

Hunter’s Hope co-founders Jim and Jill Kelly announced Monday the establishment of the University of Rochester Leukodystrophy Care Network Center at Golisano Children’s Hospital.  More...

Dunn Tire to offer Boots for Heroes program

Dunn Tire, a Western New York tire retailer and automotive services provider, is giving customers a chance to support the area’s many military heroes this November through the Boots for Heroes program. More...

Curbell Plastics publishes technical paper

Orchard Park-based Curbell Plastics recently released a technical paper titled “KYDEX Thermoplastic Sheet for the Transportation Industry.”  The paper describes the performance characteristics that make KYDEX sheet the material of ch More...