Weekly Feature



July 13, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Rabies precautions necessary in warmer weather

Warmer days are here, and with everyone spending more time outdoors, there is an increased likelihood of encountering a wild animal. More...

Spindle items

East Aurora Editor

ON LEASING AND LOSS — As many of you know, I ride horses. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago July 16, 1992   The Boys and Girls Club of East Aurora has received a state grant of $993,000 to build an addition to its existing facility on Paine Street, according to an announcement by Gov. Mario Cuomo.  More...

Sports

Iroquois field hockey dubbed Bee’s top team

Perfection is hard to come by in virtually any sport, regardless of the level, which makes what Iroquois’ field hockey team accomplished during the fall all the more impressive. More...

Dudas’ win streak hits nine games

Glory Days Softball League

The Wallenwein’s Dudas recently pushed their Glory Days Softball League 50+ Division winning streak to nine games after taking down Bobby J’s, 10-3.  More...

EA native Osmanski hoping to leave good impression at Sabres’ development camp

East Aurora’s Austin Osmanski returned to Buffalo Sabres Development Camp with the hopes of leaving a good first impression on the new coaching staffs of the Buffalo Sabres and Rochester Americans.  The camp, which features current Sabres& More...

What's Going On

What’s Going On

Wednesday concerts set in Elma The Carnival Kids Steel Orchestra will perform at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 19, at Elma Village Green Park, 3001 Bowen Road, Elma. The free concert is part of a series taking place every Wednesday through Aug. 30. More...

Business

ECC names Dr. Dan Hocoy as president

After approval by both the State University of New York and SUNY Erie Community College Board of Trustees, ECC is proud to announce the selection of Dr. Dan Hocoy as its next president.   More...

Horizons Tour of Homes returns July 13

The 2017 Horizons Tour of Homes, sponsored by KeyBank, will be held from Thursday, July 13, through Sunday, July 16, and Thursday, July 20, through Sunday, July 23. The hours are 3 to 8 p.m. on Thursday and Friday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. More...

Buffalo Museum starts ‘Neighbor Pass’ program

The Buffalo Museum of Science will offer $5 individual and $10 family memberships to Buffalo East Side residents who live in ZIP codes 14208, 14211 and 14212. More...

Superintendent shares timeline on EA district’s capital facilities project

The East Aurora School District’s capital facilities project, which was approved in May 2016 in the amount of $23.5 million, is starting to take shape, and Superintendent Brian Russ gave an estimated timeline on the project at the School Board More...

Aurora Senior Center gets new furniture, technology

Some big changes are taking place at the Aurora Senior Center.  Aurora Senior Center Director Donna Bodekor was joined by Erie County Legislator Joseph Lorigo to announce the improvements made at the King Street location.  More...

Local News

Man accused of BAC twice the legal limit

A West Seneca man is facing charges after Erie County sheriff’s deputies say he was driving with a blood alcohol level twice the legal limit.  Joseph Buczek, 68, was stopped on Transit Road in Elma after a deputy said he saw Buczek’s More...

Assemblyman receives threatening message

A local leader was on the receiving end of what East Aurora police are calling a threatening phone message.  A staff member of Assemblyman David DiPietro contacted police on July 5 after hearing the message. More...

News Brief

Aurora Players will hold auditions for “A Night of Comedic One-Acts,” a Readers Theater show, at 7 p.m. Monday, July 17, and Tuesday, July 18, at the Roycroft Pavilion in Hamlin Park in East Aurora. More...

Police Blotter

Girls seen walking on roof of business

East Aurora  Friday, June 16   A man lost his phone at a Main Street business.  Tuesday, July 4   More...

Education

East Aurora Middle School posts honor roll

The following students have been named to the honor roll at East Aurora Middle School for the fourth quarter of the 2016-17 school year.  Grade Five  Dimitrius Anstett, Spencer Armbrust, Race Artemowych, Elijah Bachman, Gabriella   More...

On the Campus

Rochester Institute of Technology has named the following area students to the dean’s list for the 2017 spring semester: Alexis Freeland, Eric Franz, Hannah Weppner, Parker Wilson, Charlie Mclaughlin, Kaitlyn Pielechowski and David Egan, all of More...

Iroquois Middle School lists honor roll

The following students have been named to the honor roll at Iroquois Middle School for the fourth quarter of the 2016-17 school year.  Grade 6   More...

Lifestyles

Ice Creamcycle business...

Serving more than just city kids for 10 years

In 2007, North Buffalo native James Karagiannis had a corny idea. At least he thought it was. Inspired by street vendors in New York City, he wanted to break into Buffalo’s restaurant scene by selling ice cream by bicycle. At about More...

Entertainment

Live Local in WNY

thurs. 13  Dream Collective — Part of Nights on the Terrace 2017 Series, 7:30 p.m., Artpark Mainstage Theatre Terrace, 450 4th St., Lewiston; $. 754-4375, www.artpark.net   More...

Performance

thurs. 13  Custodi and Parisi — Performing as part of the Easy Listening Concert series, 7 p.m. Thursday, July 13, at Raymond Klimek Veterans Park, 700 River Road, North Tonawanda. 695-8520   More...

Special Events

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