Weekly Feature



July 21, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Pokepros and Pokecons come along with new game

During the past several days, officers of the East Aurora Police Department have received complaints of individuals who were trespassing in the area — chiefly at the Absolut Care of East Aurora nursing home on Main Street. More...

Spindle items

East Aurora Editor

ALL ABOARD — I come from a military family. My dad is in the Air Force, and before him, my grandfather served in the US. Navy as a Seabee. More...

Out of the Past

20 Years Ago July 25, 1996 More...

Education

On the Campus

Elena Steffan of Elma was named to the dean’s honor list for the spring 2016 semester at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. More...

Lifestyles

Bisons prepare for STAR WARS NIGHT

The second half of the season is under way for the Buffalo Bisons, and with it comes an array of exciting promotional events. A fan favorite is the ninth annual Star Wars Night, which will take place at Coca-Cola Field on Saturday, July 23. More...

Red Cross to hold blood drives

The American Red Cross will hold the following blood drives: from 1 to 6 p.m. Thursday, July 21, at Strykersville Fire Hall, Minkel Road; from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, July 29, at Cys Elma Pharmacy, 2317 Bowen Road, Elma; and from noon to 6 p.m. . 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...

Entertainment

Theatre

fri. 22 & sat. 23 Kindertransport — As part of Fostering the Future and presented by the Buffalo Academy for Visual and Performing Arts Department of Theatre Arts, 7 p.m. Friday, July 22, and 2 p.m. More...

Performance

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Live Local in WNY

thurs. 21 Dosareality — 6 p.m., as part of Music On Main, The Bee, 5564 Main St, Williamsville. 632-4700, www.beenews.com More...

Roycroft campus receives Hubbard artifacts

Elbert Hubbard is known most famously as the founder of Roycroft, the Arts and Crafts community in East Aurora, along with his own paper, the Roycroft Press. More...

Village accepts town’s Oakwood purchase agreement

Following Monday night’s East Aurora Village Board meeting, the board entered executive session to discuss the contract put forth by the Town of Aurora to purchase the former fire station, the Aurora Senior Citizens Center and the vacant parcel More...

Local News

Village denies use of herbicides in Hamlin Park

A request from the Town of Aurora Highway Department to use herbicides in Hamlin Park came to a head Monday night as the East Aurora Village Board unanimously voted to deny the request. More...

Hearts and Hands to hold volunteer orientation

Hearts and Hands, a not-for-profit, neighbors-helping neighbors organization that pairs volunteers with older and physically-challenged adults for transportation and non-medical home support, will hold a volunteer orientation at noon Wednesday, July More...

Pet Connection plans visits at upcoming events

Pet Connection Programs Inc., a maternity and special care animal shelter in Marilla, will be participating in two upcoming community events. More...

Obituaries

Alan McCulloch, dentist

Alan McCulloch, 94, of Scranton, Pennsylvania, died Thursday, July 7, 2016. Mr. McCulloch attended Clark’s Summit High School and went on to get a Bachelors of Science degree at the University of Buffalo Dental School. He served in the U.S. More...

Sports

Tasselmyer named Bee’s Female Athlete of Year

Recent East Aurora graduate Sophia Tasselmyer certainly went the distance in her final year of high school athletic endeavors. More...

High school teams to compete in Off Field Challenge

High school sports teams across the region are hosting Unyts blood drives this summer as part of the third annual Off Field Challenge. More...

‘Blue’ Athletics fares well at Eden ‘Corn’ Invitational

The West Seneca “Blue” Ath- letics Club once again turned in some solid performances when it traveled to Eden Thursday to take part in the Eden Valley Club’s Summer Track and Field “Corn” Invitational. More...

Business

American Grille gets new owner

American Grille restaurant, located on Seneca Street, recently announced that as of July 11, it is under new, local ownership. More...

RAT-ROD AT THE MARKET

— Nate Newton recently showed off one of his one of his custom-built rat-rod vehicles to The Flea Market at the East Aurora Auction & Expo Center, 11167 Big Tree Road, East Aurora. More...

SCORE to hold recruitment open house

Buffalo Niagara SCORE will hold a free volunteer recruitment open house from 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday, July 28, at the Harbor- Center, 100 Washington St., Buffalo. The open house will explain the SCORE mission and what it means to be a volunteer. More...