2018-06-27

Town Seeks to Address Drainage Problems in Neighborhood



<p dir=”ltr”>Help may be on the horizon for numerous residents living on Highland Drive and Sigman Lane – and by extension Hilltop Drive – who for years have battled surface runoff water drainage problems on their property. <p dir=”ltr”><span>The problem has caused massive springtime flooding for many of those homeowners since the early 1980s, resulting in numerous efforts by the […]

Treatment Options for Men with Enlarged Prostate



(<a href=”www.familyfeatures.com”>Family Features</a>) If you’re a male over the age of 45, chances are you may be suffering from a condition more common than prostate cancer – benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). More commonly known as enlarged prostate, BPH can cause bothersome urinary symptoms that can worsen with age. In fact, nearly 40 million men in the United States are affected […]

Athletic Committee Seeks ‘Level Playing Field’ for Iroquois Sports



<p dir=”ltr”>The Iroquois Sports Complex Committee held an informational and educational session for about 60 community members last week. <p dir=”ltr”><span>The group is hoping to get on a “level playing field” both in a figurative and literal way. With all but six other districts without turf-playing fields. This figure includes Iroquois but excludes City of Buffalo schools in the tally. […]

Secret weapons moms use to cope with back-to-school chaos



(BPT) – For moms, back to school means transitioning back into routines filled with more activities to shuttle kids and their friends to and from, more homework to keep track of and more chaos to deal with at home. But with a little preparation and an arsenal of secret weapons, moms can get through it, even if it’s simply sharing […]

Flavorful Foods for Outdoor Family Fun



(<a href=”www.familyfeatures.com”>Family Features</a>) Summer can be jam-packed with camps, family reunions and more, and people can sometimes miss opportunities to enjoy time together. This summer, savor and celebrate those simple yet memorable backyard moments with friends and family that make the season unforgettable. Soak in the warm weather and try fresh and flavorful recipes al fresco. Dress your table with […]

Make Summer Safer



<h2>Tips for portable power use</h2> (<a href=”www.familyfeatures.com”>Family Features</a>) Whether used to energize summer fun or provide electricity in the aftermath of a storm, there are multiple ways portable generators can be a solution for seasonal power needs. Portable generators can provide reliable backup power for outdoor recreational activities, as well as protection for you and your family from sudden power […]

Beat-the-Heat Tips for Summer



<p class=”ContentPreview”>(StatePoint) Want to beat the heat this summer? Staying cool in hot weather can be easier with these top tips. <p align=”center” class=”ContentPreview” style=”text-align:center”><strong>Bottom’s Up</strong> <p class=”ContentPreview”>Staying hydrated is one of the most important things you can do to regulate your body temperature. While it certainly helps to carry a water bottle with you everywhere you go, you don’t […]

Students and Staff Bring Composting Efforts to School Lunchroom



<p dir=”ltr”>Students and staff members at East Aurora High School are looking to pave the way for a greener – as in environmentally green – lunch experience by incorporating composting into the cafeteria.</p><p dir=”ltr”><span>During the Earth Week Celebration in April, bins were set up in the cafeteria for liquid compost, solid compost and paper recycling. Environmental Science Teacher Jeffery Shelley […]

Forrest Fisher Column



<p dir=”ltr”>Local bass pro, Scott Gauld, with another of many bass caught this day at Cassadaga Lake using a Venom Lures worm and drop-shot rig (shown) along the weed edge. <span> </span>

4 Vacation Destinations for Wine Lovers



(StatePoint) Love wine? Build your next vacation around it! Wine regions have delicious food, beautiful views and amazing history. To select your next travel destination, get inspired by global wine brand, The Seeker, which produces wines all around the world to ensure each varietal is made in the region where it grows best. Ready to let your palate guide you? […]