local government

Historian’s Corner: Democrats to Make History, But It’s Not a First in Aurora

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Benjamin Harrison was president the last time Democrats claimed a majority in Aurora…and one has to go all the way back to the second term of Grover Cleveland to find the last time the Aurora Town Board included a Democrat at all.

Early Voting is Ongoing, Election Day is Tuesday

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Early Voting is Ongoing, Election Day is Tuesday. We are featuring the current candidates for local offices and voting information for our readership.

Conflict of Interest Raised in Planning Board Appointment

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A measure to appoint a new member of the Town of Wales planning board hit a snag following a dispute between town board members.

Village Approves New Ambulance Contract

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The Village Board of East Aurora approved a new ambulance contract earlier in the week. It continues services with the current organization but is an updated agreement to adjust for price increases. The village has also contracted with a consultant to mitigate issues with an invasive deer population.

Schneider Seeks Spot on Aurora Town Board

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Conor Schneider of West Falls has announced his intention to run for a spot on the Aurora Town Board in this year’s election.  He will seek the Republican line in the upcoming election and will run in the primary. He is doing so without the endorsement of the local Republican committee. 

Town Creates Facebook Page to Host Meetings

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The Town of Marilla recently began live streaming work sessions and meetings on a public Facebook page called “Town of Marilla.” This page is now open to everyone who belongs to the social media platform, and will air the next meeting March 9.