Akron Bugle
   "We're Working For You" - Since 1981 - Your Hometown Newspaper


Main News 


The Bugler 

Sound Out 

Church News 

Death Notices 

Senior Citizens 

Police & Fire 

ACS News 

In Other News 

Legal Notices 


News and Information Submission Forms 

Local Organizations 

Past Editions 


Rate Card 

Contact Us 

Don't have a username?
register here!

Top Stories

Historic Edition:
July 7th, 2011
Vol. 31  No. 1

Akron Community Band concert Friday

The Akron Community Band, will play the second of their eight concert series in Russell Park this Friday. A variety of musical selections including marches, show tunes, musicals, and an overture are included in the program.

Parade, Fireworks draw large Fourth of July crowd

Akron’s Fourth of July Celebration Gala Parade and Fireworks drew large crowds Monday, finishing the two-day celebration with a “bang.”

Fire Company rescues accident victim, State Police make DWI arrest

Akron Volunteer Fire Company responded to the scene of an ATV accident at the intersection of Crittenden Rd. and Skyline Dr. in the Village of Akron at about 10:25 p.m. on July 4, 2011.

Akron based team earns Gus-Macker Basketball Championship

An Akron based basketball team earned the Gus-Macker Basketball championship in the 30 to 35 Age Division in June. The team of Steven Patterson, Craig Bernhardt, Shawn Fromwiller, and Eric Friedhaher, better known as The Street Sweepers, were up for the challenge as they participated in the Gus-Macker Basketball Tournament in Buffalo on June 25 and 26.

Akron Lodge No. 527 Free and Accepted Masons held Public Installation

Akron Lodge No. 527 Free and Accepted Masons held their Public Installation of officers last month with Right Worshipful Robert W. Strang, Jr. assisted by the Right Worshipful Norman W. Taylor in the installation.

Classified Ads

Classified Ads for July 7 to July 13, 2011

Dates to Note

This column features a summary of dates and activities you may want to note. It is our hope the column will help you plan your personal and your organization's calendars to minimize conflicts. Submit dates to news@akronbugle.com

Erie County Sheriffs respond to 47 calls between June 26 and July 2

The Erie County Sheriff’s Office responded to 47 calls between June 26 and July 2. Below is a sampling of the noteworthy incidents in Akron and Newstead.

Family programs planned at Newstead Public Library

July will bring a number of Family Programs to the Newstead Public Library, Main Street, Akron, NY. Perry Ground - Native American Storyteller will share tales on Wednesday, July 13 at 2 p.m.

Historical Society releases memory book about Akron

“Remembrance of things past is not necessarily the remembrance of things as they were.” - Marcel Proust. Proust is quoted on the front cover of the Newstead Historical Society’s newly published book, “I remember… Memories and Stories from Akron, NY,” a compilation of submissions from local community members that tell about the Akron-Newstead area of years past from each writer’s own perspective.

Mid-day Summer Concert series begins July 14

The Akron Chamber of Commerce and The 2011 Russell Park Summer Concert Series coordinator have announced tthat this popular series kicks off on Thursday, July 14 with Buffaloʼs own Bobby Militello.

Nanni's regain Bocce title

On a picture perfect Fourth of July, sixty-four teams set out at high noon seeking the trophy in the ninth annual Lou Nanni Memorial Bocce Tournament sponsored by the Akron Lions.

Ranzenhofer continues working for mandate relief following passage of property tax cap legislation

New York State Senator Michael Ranzenhofer released a statement following the passage of property tax cap legislation indicating the need for further mandate relief and his commitment to continue working for that relief. The New York State Senate has passed historic property tax relief legislation that enacts a firm cap on local property taxes and provides for mandate relief for school districts and municipal governments.

The Bugler

The Bugler is a column of personal interest. Birthdays, College Notes, Anniversaries, In the Service and Business Briefs and other information and celebration.

This week's Display Ads

Information from advertisers in this week's issue. Your support of Akron Bugle Advertisers makes the print and online versions possible. Please say you saw it in Akron Bugle. It does make a difference.

-------- --------- ---------- ---------- ---------- ---------- ---------- ---------- ---------- ---------- ---------- ---------- ---------- ---------- ---------- ---------- ---------- -

Akron Bugle
7263 Downey Rd.
Akron, NY 14001
All content © copyright 2004 Akron Bugle

Powered by the Community of Akron