countrycourier-2003-02-19

NATURE WALKS POPULAR AT EA’S KNOX FARM STATE PARK



MILDER WEATHER BREAK HEADED TO REGION



EA LEUKEMIA SURVIVOR, ELMA FIANCE SHARE FIRST VALENTINE’S DAY SINCE ENGAGEMENT

They spent their first Valentine's Day together since becoming engaged last summer. She presented him with an electric guitar and sponge candy while he gave her

a new CD player for their car as they shared a quite time at home. By Hanford Searl, Jr They spent their first Valentine’s Day together since becoming engaged last summer. She presented him with an electric guitar and sponge candy while he gave her a new CD player for their car as they shared a quite time at home. […]

EA SWIMMERS WIN 36TH CONSECUTIVE ECIC TITLE

The EAHS boys swimming team won the ECIC title on Saturday taking first place in the 200 and 400 free relays.

The EAHS boys swimming team won the ECIC title on Saturday taking first place in the 200 and 400 free relays. The Blue Devils dominated the meet scoring 440 points, more than 125 points ahead of their nearest rival. The 200 yard medley relay, composed of Adam Dewey, Joel Pitt, Andrew Hoagland and Steve Pigeon, got the Blue Devils off […]

HOLLAND SCHOOL BOARD OPENS BUDGET PROCESS TO PUBLIC

In a rare glimpse of behind-the-scenes budget planning, the Holland Central School Board opened up the process to the public eye as the board's finance sub-committee met in special session.

In a rare glimpse of behind-the-scenes budget planning, the Holland Central School Board opened up the process to the public eye as the board’s finance sub-committee met in special session. It is part of newly-elected board president Ronda Strauss’ continuing efforts at bringing the development budget process out from behind closed doors and into a public forum. Faced with a […]

NATURE WALKS POPULAR AT EA’S KNOX FARM STATE PARK



Despite frigid weather Saturday, seven birders braved the cold temperatures on a nature walk at Knox Farm State Park Saturday. Despite frigid weather Saturday, seven birders braved the cold temperatures on the regularly scheduled nature walk sponsored by the Buffalo Audubon Society at Knox Farm State Park. Led by Beaver Meadow Staff Naturalist Paul Fehringer, the small group hiked with […]

EA FIRE DEPARTMENT ADDS NEW MEMBERS, ELEVATOR, RECRUITMENT DRIVE

Seven additional volunteers on the force, a new brochure about the companies and a nearly finished elevator comprise the most recent changes for the East Aurora Fire Department housed at 575 Oakwood Ave.

Seven additional volunteers on the force, a new brochure about the companies and a nearly finished elevator comprise the most recent changes for the East Aurora Fire Department housed at 575 Oakwood Ave. East Aurora Fire Chief Roger LeBlanc reported on the new recruits at a recent village board meeting. The most in several years, the additional volunteers joined since […]

EA LEUKEMIA SURVIVOR, ELMA FIANCE SHARE FIRST VALENTINE’S DAY SINCE ENGAGEMENT



EA MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS ‘WIRED’ FOR TECHNOLOGY



The students at East Aurora Elementary and Middle School are wired. And it isn’t just with sugarcoated cereals. The tour of the district Technology Department by the school board Thursday displayed how students are interconnected to the school-based computer server system, district-wide program and Internet. Classes for typing skills, creating web sites and Internet accessible information templates also were shown. […]

EA SCHOOL TAX RATE MAY INCREASE 7-15 PERCENT

With the anticipated state cuts in education funding, the East Aurora School district may join others in property tax increases of between 7-15 percent the board of education learned Thursday.

With the anticipated state cuts in education funding, the East Aurora School district may join others in property tax increases of between 7-15 percent the board of education learned Thursday. School Superintendent Dr. Howard Smith, in listing a possible decrease in state aid of $374,737 to the district, said the seven-member board and community had to prepare for “painful decisions.” […]