countrycourier-2000-05-24

HERE’S ELBERT



FOR CONTEST DETAILS, CLICK MORE. HERE’S ELBERT! The contest epigram is “They Will Talk Anyway.” See Top Stories sections for contest details.

NO ALTERNATIVE IN HOLLAND

An unrepentant School Board President Robert Peters said that the Holland Schools Board of Education had not come up with an alternative budget for 2000-2001 to offer in the place of the proposed budget that was soundly defeated.

by Cynthia ThompsonAn unrepentant School Board President Robert Peters said that the Holland Schools Board of Education had not come up with an alternative budget for 2000-2001 to offer in the place of the proposed budget that was roundly defeated by Holland residents at the Tuesday vote, 1391 to 317. “We have jobs,” he said at the Wednesday evening meeting. […]

MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVANCES



NO ALTERNATIVE IN HOLLAND



An unrepentant School Board President Robert Peters said that the Holland Schools Board of Education had not come up with an alternative budget for 2000-2001 to offer in the place of the proposed budget that was soundly defeated. by Cynthia Thompson An unrepentant School Board President Robert Peters said that the Holland Schools Board of Education had not come up […]

NO MORE TEMPORARY PERMITS



by Cynthia Thompson At a work session of the Elma Town Board Tuesday morning, members voted unanimously to immediately discontinue the town’s policy of issuing temporary stickers for the transfer station. These temporary stickers have been used in the past for the benefit of heirs of deceased residents and residents who are moving into the town, allowing them to use […]

WATER DOMINATES TOWN MEETING



by Cynthia Thompson Water again dominated the agenda of the regular meeting of the Aurora Town Board last Monday evening. Brian Greeson of South Wales addressed comments to the board, during the audience comment portion of the meeting, regarding the South Aurora Water Project. Referring to the survey cited at the recent informational hearing held to discuss this project, Greeson […]

MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVANCES



There will be parades and ceremonies in area towns and villages on Monday in observance of Memorial Day. Click “more” for schedules. Pictured, Kevin Petrinec of Elma shows his daughter, Shannon, how to handle “Old Glory.” There will be parades and ceremonies in area towns and villages on Monday in observance of Memorial Day. Wales Parade begins at the Evergreen […]

CONTEST EXTENDED



PLAY WWWHERE’S ELBERT AND WIN A $25 GIFT CERTIFICATE Here’s how to play WWWhere’s Elbert: Visit various “sections” of eastaurorany.com, such as “Sports” or “Civic Sites” and look for the “Here’s Elbert” story. When you find it, click more and you’ll find an Elbert Hubbard epigram. Then go to the “Guest Book” page in the “Community” section. Sign the guest […]

NO MORE TEMPORARY PERMITS

At a work session of the Elma Town Board Tuesday morning, members voted unanimously to immediately discontinue the town's policy of issuing temporary stickers for the transfer station.

by Cynthia ThompsonAt a work session of the Elma Town Board Tuesday morning, members voted unanimously to immediately discontinue the town’s policy of issuing temporary stickers for the transfer station.These temporary stickers have been used in the past for the benefit of heirs of deceased residents and residents who are moving into the town, allowing them to use the transfer […]

SCHOOL PONDERS GOW REQUEST

At its regular meeting last week, the Board of Education for the East Aurora Union Free School District seemed closer to consensus on the issue of whether to accede to the request of The Gow School to redraw the boundaries of the school district.

by Cynthia ThompsonAt its regular meeting last week, the Board of Education for the East Aurora Union Free School District seemed closer to consensus on the issue of whether to accede to the request of The Gow School to redraw the boundaries of the school district in order to include the entire campus of The Gow School.Board member Barb Thompson […]