Weekly Feature



July 5, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Calendar of towns’ bicentennial events

The following is a listing of bicentennial themed events taking place in the towns of Aurora, Wales and Holland:  July 7: Wales Pioneer Day, South Wales Community Hall, 6387 Olean Road, South Wales  July 15: Wales Potluck Picnic, 10 a.m.-1: More...

Rural Outreach Center receives grant for play therapy program

The Rural Outreach Center, an East Aurora-based nonprofit agency that directs participants on a path toward self-sufficiency through a number of specialized programs, has received a $20,000 grant from the Garman Family Foundation administered by the More...

Roycroft Film Society celebrates 20th anniversary

Twenty years ago, the Roycroft Film Society (then known as Aurora Art Films) screened its first movie to a group of local film enthusiast.  Now, in honor of that anniversary, the group will once again show the film “Koyla” at 4 p.m. More...

Kearns calls on DMV to update license renewal notification

Erie County Clerk Michael Kearns is calling on the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles to amend what he says is a significant mistake with its license renewal notifications.  According to the clerk, the New York State Department of Motor More...

News Brief

A summer picnic in support of Erie County Comptroller Stefan I. Mychajliw will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 10, at Elma Village Green Park, 3007 Bowen Road, Elma. More...

Iroquois graduate honored with Gold Award

Sophie Cramer-Benjamin of East Aurora as recently awarded the Gold Award by the Girl Scouts of Western New York.  The award is the highest honor a Girl Scout can receive, and is obtained following a project that benefits the community. More...

East Aurora students graduate from Baker Road Educational Center

Several East Aurora students who attended the Baker Road Educational Center, an Alternative Education school of the Erie 2-Chautauqua- Cattaraugus BOCES, were honored for their hard work during a ceremony in late June.  Among the East Aurora stu More...