Weekly Feature



September 8, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Remember to be safe, intelligent as school begins

Streets are once again filled with yellow buses and thousands of children toting books, brown lunch bags and backpacks as another school year began on Tuesday.  We should take it upon ourselves as responsible parents and citizens to be more mind More...

Spindle items

East Aurora Editor

FEELING CRAFTY — From the time was a child, I’ve always enjoyed making things. More...

Out of the Past

20 Years Ago Sept. 12, 1996   More...

Sports

Iroquois’ Yax displays 2015 form, helps gridders blank Lake Shore

Brandon Yax performed Friday night as if there wasn’t a nearly year-long gap since he last cradled a football in an official capacity, scoring three touchdowns and churning out close to 200 yards on the ground in helping Iroquois’ footbal More...

Blue Devil gridders blank Steelers

East Aurora/Holland’s aerial attack and defensive pressure joined forces to overwhelm Lackawanna in Friday’s non-league meeting to open the 2016 season, as the Blue Devils posted a 23-0 shutout over the Steelers to take a large chunk of m More...

Top eight return from EA/Holland golf team that posted first undefeated record in 40 years

The East Aurora/Holland golf team had a season for the ages last fall, going undefeated for the first time in four decades to claim the ECIC Small Schools South divisional title and beating Small Schools North champion Starpoint to be crowned Western More...

Entertainment

Theatre

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Live Local in WNY

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Performance

fri. 9  The Fieldhands with Kathy Moriarty — 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9, at Unitarian Universalist Church of Amherst, 6320 Main St., Williamsville; $.  sat. 10   More...

In its fifth year, Taste of East Aurora has evolved

Five years ago, the Greater East Aurora Chamber of Commerce launched an event to tout the village’s culinary options to the masses. More...

EA holds public hearing for proposed PetSmart

Benderson Development shed more details on the proposed PetSmart for the Aurora Village Shopping Center during Tuesday night’s East Aurora Village Board meeting.  More...

Erie County district attorney Primary races loom for Democrats, Conservatives

Registered voters in Erie County will have an opportunity to choose candidates in a handful of local primary elections on Tuesday, Sept. More...

Local News

SOLID SWING

— Emily Schreiber of East Aurora High School competes in a golf match between Clarence, Frontier, Depew and East Aurora high schools on Friday, Sept. 2. More...

Friends of Knox Farm to hold forum

The Friends of Knox Farm State Park will hold a community forum to discuss the New York State Parks request for a proposal for development of Knox Farm stables, buildings and land, according to a press release from the organization.  More...

News Briefs

The Home and School Association at Immaculate Conception School will hold its annual Festa Con Vino fundraiser from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at the school, 510 Oakwood Ave., East Aurora. More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

DUKARM, Marlene A. (nee Martin), of South Wales, died Monday, Sept. 5, 2016. Mrs. Dukarm is survived by her husband, Joseph; three children, Philip, Thomas and Diane; and one grandchild. The family will be present from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. More...

Lifestyles

Buffalo Gets set to "Light the Night"

Even with the extensive research nationwide and signs of progress being made, cancer still rears its ugly head. More...

Library News

Aurora Public Library 550 Main St. • 655-5875  2016 SUMMER HOURS: 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m Tuesdays; noon to 6 p.m. Wednesdays; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays; and 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...

Business

Southtowns Surgery Center provides numerous options for patients

Its first surgery conducted on July 26, the Southtowns Surgery Center aims to provide everything a patient needs for an efficient surgical procedure. More...

Educational breakfast offered for FSPs

The Buffalo Chapter Society of Financial Service Professionals will host an educational breakfast at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 8, at Giancarlo’s Sicilian Steak House and Pizzeria, 5110 Main St., Williamsville.  More...

Career development seminar slated

Medaille College will hold a free career development seminar from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 18 Agassiz Circle, Buffalo. More...