Millgrove Bible Church Clothes Closet and Food Pantry

At the church, located at 11517 Genesee Street, Alden, an average of 16 volunteers and Rev. Joshua Vogt organize and host a community clothes ministry and food pantry the third Saturday of each month from 9 am until noon. Originally the clothing ministry was begun by...

Alden Historical Society Erie County Fair Display 2018

The World Wars of the twentieth century had a profound impact on the citizens remaining at home as well as those serving in the military. This year’s historical fair theme was “World War I and World War II in Our Town”, and our display focused on the three most common...

Fire Companies Participate if Firemen’s Day at the Fair

Local Fire Companies took part in the Erie County Fairs’ Firemen’s Day on Friday, August 10th. More photos of Alden and other companies in the August 16th issue of the Alden Advertiser.

St. John’s VBS

St. John's RC Church was the site of Shipwrecked Vacation Bible School from July 30-Aug. 3rd. Over 70 children attended. More photos in the August 9, 2018 issue of the Alden Advertiser.

Cub Scout Troop 160 Camp

Members of Cub Scout Pack 160 attended Scout Haven resident camp from July 19th- July 22nd. The boys participated in many activities including shooting sports, scout skills & campfire songs and skits. Call Marci at 341-6913 for more information on Cub Scout Troop 160.

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Alden Has a Class C Champ; Swim Team Takes 5th

Last Saturday the Alden Bulldogs team traveled to Maryvale, where Sean Mahaney dominated the 100 fly. The team final was Alden 5th (they got edged out of 4th place by 1 point). See story and more photos in the Feb. 15th issue of the Alden Advertiser.

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“High 5” Fundraiser for JDRF

What do the above five children (the “High Five”) have in common? It is not that they all live in the Townline area of Alden or that they all attend the same school. These kids are all bonded together because they share the same disease, Type 1 Diabetes. Type 1...

Alden School District Receives $452,261

During a visit to the Alden Central School District, Erie County Comptroller Mychajliw delivered a check for $452,261.43 to Superintendent Adam Stoltman. See full story in the April 5, 2018 issue of the Alden Advertiser.

Laura’s Breast Cancer Bash

"Laura's Breast cancer Bash" to benefit Laura Ross (AKA Momma Cow from Pink Cow ice cream) was held at the Crittenden Fire Company on Friday, March 23rd. See more photos by Rick Penny in the March 29, 2018 issue of the Alden Advertiser.

Upcoming Events

Coming Events

Thursday, September 13- Alden Historical Society will host a program reviewing Love Canal, 7 pm at the Community Center. Saturday, September 15- Attica Fire Dept. Gun Raffle. 5-9 pm (doors open at 4 pm). Grand prize, 10 other prizes plus door prize and floor raffles....

Coming Events

Thurs., August 2- Alden Recreation Dance/Acro and Theater program. 6 pm. Alden High School. Sat., August 4- Alden Village-wide garage sale. Sat., August 4- St. John’s Holy Name Golf Tournament, Kis-N-Greens Golf (North Road in Alden). Shotgun start at 1:00 pm. Cost $...

Coming Events

June Friday, June 1- 5k Race for Scholarships and Taste of Alden. Taste begins as 5 pm Race at 6:30 pm. Friday and Saturday, June 1 & 2- Bargain Basement Sale, 9 am-2 pm, Corfu United Presbyterian Church (63 Alleghany St., Corfu). Sunday, June 3- Chicken BBQ Allied...

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