Since last year was such a great success, we are going to do it again AND crank it up a notch!
This year we are adding a vehicle decorating category!
*New This Year*
Halloween Spirit Boo’s Cruise
We are inviting EVERYONE to join in the fun this year! Show off YOUR Halloween Spirit by decorating your car and participating in our first “Official” Halloween Boo’s Cruise
We will have a predetermined place and time to line up! More info will be forthcoming as the date approaches.
For those who just want to drive around to look at all the decorations and not cruise, The Newsteader™ will be providing a printable .PDF list of all entrants addresses.
Here’s the Info:
THREE Awards Will Be Presented For Halloween Spirit HOUSES:
BEST IN SHOW
THREE Awards Will Be Presented For Halloween Spirit VEHICLES:
BEST IN SHOW
*No “participation trophies” will be given.
- Decorate your house and/or business and/or vehicle
- Send your address (or you can nominate someone) to Thenewsteader@gmail.com by October 20th to be considered
- For vehicle entries, just show up at the time and place that will be announced later on.
You will be judged on:
- Creep Factor
- Halloween Spirit
Awards will be presented on Halloween evening.
**Entrants MUST be within town/village limits of Akron/Newstead to enter. There is NO ENTRY FEE**
ERIE COUNTY SHERIFF’S PATROL LOG FOR NEWSTEAD AND AKRON FOR THE WEEK OF 09/13/20 TO 09/19/20
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Police responded to a report of a disturbance on Wesley Dr. No charges were filed.
First Aid responded to Bloomingdale Ave for a lift assist.
The Fire Department responded to Hiller Rd for an electrical fire in a camper.
Second-in-series event offers screening, prevention information
September 18, 2020
ERIE COUNTY, NY— The Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) and its Cancer Services Program will present the second of three cancer prevention webinars on Monday, September 28. This 40-minute presentation will have a specific focus on colorectal cancer.
Attendees will have their names entered into a drawing for a grocery store gift card. To register, email firstname.lastname@example.org at least one day prior to the scheduled event. Participants will need to provide their email for the link to sign in, and will also need the Zoom app installed on their computer or smartphone in order to see the event.
WHAT: ECDOH Cancer Services Program webinars
WHEN: – Colorectal Cancer Awareness: Monday, September 28 at 6 p.m.
WHERE: Zoom presentation; register by emailing email@example.com or call (716) 858-2913
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
Including the cities of Niagara Falls, Medina, Rochester,
245 PM EDT Fri Sep 18 2020
...FROST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 8 AM
* WHAT...Temperatures in the mid to upper 30s well inland from the
Lake Erie and Lake Ontario shorelines will result in frost
* WHERE...Niagara, Orleans, Monroe, and Northern Erie counties.
* WHEN...From midnight tonight to 8 AM EDT Saturday.
* IMPACTS...Frost could kill sensitive outdoor vegetation if
Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: September 17, 2020
LEWISTON, NY—Nate McMurray, Democratic candidate for Congress in New York’s 27th District praised the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announcement that Western New York native, conspiracy theorist, fear monger, and embattled HHS Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs Michael Caputo would step aside from his role at HHS on a 60-day leave that extends through the November 3rd election. The Department also advised that Caputo’s aide, Paul Alexander, will leave his post at HHS permanently.
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