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November 9, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Veterans Day: Honoring those with past service

A few years ago we wrote about the meaning of Memorial Day, which many observers seem to have confused with Veterans Day or Armed Forces Day. More...

Spindle items

East Aurora Editor

SITUATION: SINKHOLE — By now you’ve probably paid a visit to the sinkhole on Main Street, which gained attention all across Western New York. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago November 12, 1992   More...

Sports

EA boys soccer falls in ‘A’ Far West Regional

Blue Devils reach state quarterfinal following unbeliebable OT win over Grand Island

East Aurora’s bid for an undefeated boys soccer season came to an end Friday when Pittsford-Sutherland handed the Blue Devils their first and only loss of the season, 3-1, in a game played at Spencerport High School.  More...

Clarence, East Aurora land multiple players on top squad

All-Bee Boys Soccer

Clarence and East Aurora always field outstanding boys soccer teams and the trend continued this season.  Neither squad suffered a loss to a Section VI team on their way to sectional championships as Clarence won the Class AA title and East Auro More...

EA’s Beale named Boys Coach of the Year

East Aurora has been a dominating force in boys soccer for decades, but Kevin Beale — the 2017 All-Bee Boys Soccer Coach of the Year — said it is a testament to the East Aurora community that begins with the Town of Aurora Arsenal youth s More...

Entertainment

Film/Video

fri. 10, sat. 11, mon. 13 & wed. 15   More...

Comedy

thurs. 9  ComedySportz Minor League provides improv training to local residents. They have been working hard with their coaches - come out and see what they’ve learned so far, 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. More...

Performance

thurs. 9  The Fredtown Stompers — Playing old-school jazz charts from 1910-1930, as part of the Jazz at the Carnegie Art Center, 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9, at the Carnegie Art Center, 240 Goundry St., North Tonawanda; $. More...

Petrocy, Fallon re-elected in Elma

¦ Candidates unopposed in all Aurora races

Two familiar faces will re- main on the Elma Town Board for another two years. Voters re-elected Republican incumbents Tracy Petrocy and Thomas Fallon to the board in Tuesday’s election. More...

Iroquois to use two propositions for January athletic complex vote

The Iroquois Central Board of Education has decided to go with two propositions for the proposed athletic complex facility, which will be voted on by the public from 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. More...

Local News

Arts & Craftsmen Guild exhibit returns to the Roycroft Campus

The Roycroft Campus will welcome back the Arts & Craftsmen Guild to The Neil and Barbara Chur Family Gallery. The exhibit, which is set to open Friday, Nov. 17, will feature the work of select juried artists.  The Arts & Craftsmen   More...

SYRUP AND SCOUTS

— Michael Borodzik, a senior patrol leader and life Scout with Boy Scout Troop 618, serves up pancakes during a pancake breakfast fundraiser on Sunday at St. More...

Singer Chris Wilson to perform at Elma church

The Church of the Annunciation, 7580 Clinton St., Elma, will host singer and songwriter Chris Wilson for a concert featuring songs of faith and Christmas songs at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11. More...

Police Blotter

Mistaken text message causes angry confrontation

East Aurora  Wednesday, Nov. 1   An Emery Road resident contacted police after claiming her son used her brother’s car without permission.  A small portion of a fence at a home on Hamburg Street was damaged.  Friday, Nov. More...

Lifestyles

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. The Senior Center will be closed on Friday, Nov. More...

‘Buffalo’s The Last Waltz’:

Musicians to recapture The Band’s farewell shows

For 16 years, five musicians traveled together, beginning with performances at dive bars and small clubs before taking the stage at the 1969 Woodstock concert and eventually headlining auditoriums and stadiums.  More...

EA Art Society to host guest artist

The East Aurora Art Society will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9, at the Aurora Senior Center, 101 King St., East Aurora. Painter and sculptor Dean Vigyikan will be the featured artist.   More...

Business

Fearless Family Zone open for season at KeyBank Center

The Fearless Family Zone, presented by BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, is now open at Key- Bank Center. More...

Oishei Scholarships available

The John R. Oishei Foundation has announced that full-tuition scholarships are available for incoming high school freshmen at area independent secondary schools for the fall of 2018. More...

NOCO participating in ‘Greenlight a Vet’ campaign

In recognition of Veterans Day this year, NOCO is a proud participant in the “Greenlight a Vet” campaign, which encourages people to change one light in a visible location at home or at work to green as a symbol of support and appreciatio More...