Weekly Feature



July 19, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Naturalization ceremony recognizes 64 new citizens

Charulatha Kalluri, an Amherst resident from India, sits in the front row of Gleasner Hall Auditorium at Erie Community College North Campus.  She waits patiently with her husband, Kalyan Shastri, for the scheduled naturalization ceremony to beg More...

Area choir to preform music of Bach

Bach Masterworks a la Carté will perform two Bach cantatas during a concert at 7 p.m. More...

Area fire companies join for multi-agency training

A multi-agency fire and rescue training session was held recently on the grounds of the West Seneca Developmental Center. More...

Man accused of fleeing from police in East Aurora

A Williamsville man is facing charges after police in East Aurora say he tried to flee from them during a traffic stop on July 4.  More...

In the Military

Timothy Pierce of East Aurora has been promoted to the rank of specialist in the New York Army National Guard. Pierce is assigned to Company E, 427th Brigade Support Battalion.   More...

St. John Vianney’s summer fest to be held July 19-22

St. John Vianney Church will hold its annual summer fest event from Thursday, July 19, through Sunday, July 22, on the church grounds, 2950 Southwestern Blvd.  More...

East Aurora Middle School posts honor roll

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

DEC announces grant funding for tree planting projects

Municipalities across New York could be awarded $525,000 in grants from the state Department of Environmental Conservation for planting trees. More...

Tickets on sale for Borderland Festival

A limited number of tickets are now on sale for the Borderland Music and Art Festival, according to festival organizers. The tickets, which are priced at $65, will allow guests admission into the festival, scheduled for 11 a.m. More...

Pension Rehabilitation Administration proposed to secure multi-employer pension plans

Rep. Brian Higgins spoke from the floor of the House of Representatives to advocate for passage of H.R.4444, commonly known as the Butch Lewis Act. More...

Pulaski Association announces parade’s featured guests and gala

The 80th Annual Pulaski Day Parade will feature some familiar faces, and some new ones, as honorary grand marshals when it steps off on Sunday, July 22.  More...