Alden Historical Society  at Erie County Fair

Alden Historical Society at Erie County Fair

Each year, the Erie County Historical Federation invites its member organizations to create displays for the Erie County Fair. The 2017 theme was Christmas Traditions in Our Town. For its display, the Alden Historical Society chose to follow a suggestion offered by...
The Bruce E. Sitzman Memorial  Park Dedicated

The Bruce E. Sitzman Memorial Park Dedicated

The Bruce E. Sitzman Memorial Park, located on Kellogg St., was dedicated on Saturday, July 8, 2017. Bruce was employed by the Village of Alden, serving as Superintendent of Public Works for nearly 30 years before retiring in 2002. After retiring he was a Village...
Local Railroad  Gets International  Attention

Local Railroad Gets International Attention

Robert Bond’s Blackwater Railroad in Alden, along with 7 other member railroads of the WNY Garden Railway Society played host to 2 bus loads of Garden Railroad enthusiasts, from around the US and Germany, on Friday June 23rd. Members of the Big Train Operators Club,...