The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) recently hosted the 15th annual state archery tournament for New York school students at the State Fairgrounds in Syracuse.
Recreation Department Announces New Summer Programs
The Aurora Recreation Department has announced several new programs for the 2023 summer season. Children and adults can register for these programs online or in person.
Membership Cards Reinstituted for Community Pool Access
The Aurora Recreation Department has reinstituted the use of membership cards. The passes will also link to a digital pass which can be accessed on the user’s phone when using the pool.
Column: Rod, Gun and Game: Make Time to Take the Kids Fishing
This Saturday, April Fool’s Day (April 1), is the opening day for the NYS inland trout fishing season – no joke. It’s a great time to gather the family, pack a lunch, prepare a fishing rod or two for a trip to the countryside and dig up a few red worms for simple bait (or you can visit a local […]
Buffalo Chamber Music Society Hosts Modigliani Quartet
The 99th season of the Buffalo Chamber Music Society continues on Tuesday, April 11 with a performance by the Modigliani Quartet at Kleinhan’s Music Hall.
Collaborative Fundraiser Sees Success
A fundraiser organized by the East Aurora Art Society and Friends of the Aurora Public Library came to a close on March 24 and it raised over $1,200.
Construction Begins on ADA Compliant Trail at Zoar Valley
The Valentine Flats parking area and trail at Zoar valley will be closed on weekdays beginning March 22 to accommodate tree removal, the first phase of construction of new Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant trail access.
California Winter Beauty
Wow! We just got back from a quick trip out to California to see our daughter Grace, who works for Vail Resorts. This took us to South Lake Tahoe, California, where she works at Heavenly Ski Resort, overlooking and bordering beautiful Lake Tahoe. This five-day trip was something we had been considering for quite some time. Of course, we would […]
State Environmental Bond Act Guidelines Released
The draft criteria for clean water infrastructure projects will assist municipalities in applying for funding for crucial projects that will improve water quality, strengthen resilience and combat the impacts of climate change.
Senate Passes Own One-House Budget
The New York Senate has released its own financial plan for New York, a budget that shares many similarities with the assembly budget.