East Aurorans rely on the Advertiser for local news. But in the Town Historian’s Office, we rely on it for local history.
The Advertiser is nearly always the first stop on any research journey in the Historian’s Office.
Here are just a few reasons why:
—Past issues of most community newspapers, but especially of the Advertiser, contain probably the most comprehensive record of local births, marriages and deaths. New York State did not require official government Vital Statistics record...