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EA Fire Department’s Food Trucks -N- Fire Trucks slated for Sunday

Food trucks are set to roll into the community this weekend when the East Aurora Fire Department holds its second annual The Original Food Trucks -N- Fire Trucks. The event will run from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday, Sept. More...

EA woman a jack of all trades in historic village

Not many people can say that they own a movie theater — especially one that dates back to 1925. Even fewer can couple that ownership with running their own consulting and marketing company. East Aurora resident Lynn Kinsella can claim both. More...

National Alliance on Mental Illness in Buffalo & Erie County sets Family-to-Family Class

The National Alliance on Mental Illness in Buffalo & Erie County will begin a new group of its signature Family-to-Family program this September. This program is for family members and caregivers of people diagnosed with a serious mental illness. More...

Sports

Size, speed, depth have EA gridders giddy

Sports Reporter

When a football team has the combination of size, speed, depth and — perhaps most importantly — experience that East Aurora/ Holland will be putting on the field this fall, it’s completely understandable as to why coach Tim Wade is More...

Bowl champ Chief gridders entering season focused

With all the intricacies and discreet subtleties that are woven throughout it, the game of football can be mentally taxing for even the smartest of the smart. More...

Depth, experience to guide Iroquois’ girls soccer squad

Five returnees bring at least two years of experience to table

Things may not have gone that well in the record book last season for Iroquois’ girls soccer team, but with the sheer volume of experienced, talented players on the roster this fall, things are looking much brighter for the Lady Chiefs. More...

Business

Christ The King Seminary names new academic dean, vice president of administration and facilities

Orchard Park Councilman Michael Sherry is expanding his role at Christ the King Seminary, as he was recently named academic dean. Sherry has been with the East Aurora seminary since 2006, when he was named assistant academic dean. More...

Business First will hold ‘Medicaid Reform’ breakfast

Buffalo Business First will hold a Medicaid Reform Power Breakfast from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, at Salvat ore’s Italian Gardens, 6461 Transit Road, Depew. More...

BNSME season kickoff party slated for Sept. 14

The Buffalo Niagara Sales and Marketing Executives will hold its season kickoff cocktail party from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 14, at Flying Bison Brewing Company, 840 Seneca St., Buffalo. More...

Iroquois sets date for vets exemption public hearing

The Iroquois Board of Education has decided to move forward with the first of two public hearings regarding the Alternate Veterans Tax Exemption after a lengthy discussion at the Aug. 26 meeting. More...

Chamber readies for fourth annual Taste of East Aurora

The Village of East Aurora is in for a tasty time as the Greater East Aurora Chamber of Commerce gears up for the fourth annual Taste of East Aurora. The event will run from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, on Main Street. More...

Four Aurora town justice candidates to square off in primary

Voters in Aurora and East Aurora will have the chance to cast their ballots in the Thursday, Sept. 10, primary election for Aurora town justice. More...

Editorials

Make safety, well-being of youth a priority

Streets will soon be filled with yellow buses and thousands of children toting books, brown lunch bags and backpacks. More...

Spindle items

East Aurora Editor

LABOR DAY — In observance of Labor Day, our office will be closed on Monday, Sept. 7. The holiday will also interfere with The East Aurora Bee’s deadline by moving it up a day. Editorial submissions for the Sept. More...

Out of the Past

20 Years Ago Sept. 7, 1995 After being diagnosed with breast cancer, women need more than support. They need a way to get knowledge about their disease. More...

Lifestyles

Experience wildlife before shuteye Buffalo Zoo Snooze

Imagine waking up to the roar of lions and tigers. The sound is not coming from a recorded alarm — it’s the real deal. Groups of 20 or more can sign up for an educational program at the Buffalo Zoo, called Zoo Snooze. More...

Entertainment

Library News

Aurora Public Library 550 Main St. 652-4440 (Note: The Aurora Public Library will be closed on Monday, Sept. 7, in observance of Labor Day.) More...

Buffalo German Fest to take place this weekend

Residents can celebrate their German roots this weekend at the 2015 Buffalo German Fest. The festival will run from noon to 10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5, and Sunday, Sept. 6, at Cheektowaga Town Park, 2600 Harlem Road. More...

Annunciation to celebrate ‘A Festival of Faiths’

The final segment of the four-part “Sacred Journeys” series at the Church of the Annunciation in Elma will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10. More...