2019-03-13

Town Truck Damaged in Accident, Driver Not Injured


Late last month, a Town of Aurora dump truck driver lost control of the vehicle and went off the roadway and into a pond. The driver was not injured, but the truck was totaled. The incident took place on Feb. 25 along Crittenden Road, near the Alden and Newstead border. It was just north of Genessee Street. Aurora Highway Superintendent […]

Obituary: Ronald K. Peterson, Sr., Family Man, Moog Retiree

Ronald K. Peterson, Sr. of Wales died on Wednesday, March 6. Born on July 30, 1936, he was 82. Mr. Peterson held the nickname “Red Pop.” He was a retiree of Moog, Inc. and enjoyed restoring his old truck, woodworking and spending his free time with family and friends. He also loved his camping trips to the Adirondacks. Mr. Peterson […]

Obituary: Betsy Jane Graves, Nurse, Beloved Mother

Betsy Jane Graves June 30, 1959 – March 7, 2019 Betsy Jane Graves, a longtime resident of East Aurora, died at home, surrounded by her family, on Thursday, March 7 after a two month battle against colon cancer. She was 59. Born in Lackawanna on June 30, 1959, the former Betsy Jane Schwartz was the daughter of Edward and Betti […]