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March 8, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Conservation district sets 17th annual Envirothon

The Erie County Soil and Water Conservation District will host the 17th annual Erie County Envirothon on Thursday, March 29, and Thursday, April 26, at Village Green Park in Elma.  Coordinated by the District, the Envirothon is an outdoor orient More...

Book to benefit Pet Connection now available

“My Pet Connection: Inspirational ‘Tails’ of Adoption,” a book highlighting more than 80 stories of successful dog and cat adoptions from Pet Connection Programs Inc. More...

Rewards to be offered for tips yielding opiate-related charges

Erie County District Attorney John J. Flynn and Kevin Hoffman, chairman of Crime Stoppers Buffalo, said Monday that there will be rewards of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and/or indictment of opiate dealers.  More...

STEM NIGHT

Felicity Everhart designs building blocks during a science, technology, engineering and math event held on Friday at Parkdale Elementary School in East Aurora. More...

Library News

Aurora Public Library550 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...

County clerk to hold passport outreach event

Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns announced that his office will conduct a passport outreach event at the AAA Travel and Insurance Center in Orchard Park to be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

EA residents to star in, direct murder mystery

Aurora Players will open its 84th season on Friday, March 9, with the classic Agatha Christie murder mystery “And Then There Were None,” directed by East Aurora resident Joel Murphy and starring residents Bob Bateman and Paige Ronan. More...

Roycroft Film Society to screen ‘Denial’

The Roycroft Film Society will show the British-American historical drama “Denial” at 4 p.m. Sunday, March 11, at the Parkdale auditorium, 141 Girard Ave., East Aurora.  More...

News Brief

The Buffalo Stuttering Support Group will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, March 19, in 209 Caudell Hall at SUNY Buffalo State, 1300 Elmwood Ave., and at the University at Buffalo Speech-Language and Hearing Clinic, 50 Biomedical Education Building, Buffalo. More...

Diocese of Buffalo creates compensation program for victims of sexual abuse by clergy

Bishop Richard Malone has recently announced the establishment of a voluntary Independent Reconciliation and Compensation Program for those who have made claims that they were sexually abused as a child by a member of the clergy in the Diocese of Buf More...

Local agencies providing tax preparation assistance

With income taxes due on Tuesday, April 17, the County Comptroller’s Office is providing a list of options for people who need help preparing their tax filings.  Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw is reminding families to do their due diligence More...