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Southern Erie County

The Town of Colden Republican and Democratic committees have endorsed candidates for the November election.

The following candidates received both the Republican and Democratic endorsements: James DePasquale for town supervisor, Paul Clarkson for highway superintendent and David Arcara for councilman. Jessie Hrycik received the Republican endorsement for councilman and Ronald Fraser received the Democratic endorsement for councilman.

Also this week:

• The Boston Conservation Advisory Council will meet at 7:45 p.m. Tuesday in Town Hall, 8500 Boston State Road.

• The Boston Town Board will review its agenda at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, followed by a regular meeting at 7:30 p.m. in Town Hall.

• The Eden Central School Board will meet at 7 p.m. Monday in the Junior/Senior High School auditorium, 3150 Schoolview Road.

• The Elma Town Planning Board will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 18 in the town hall, 1600 Bowen Road.

The Town Board will meet twice on Wednesday, June 19 beginning with a work session at 6 p.m. followed by a monthly board meeting at 7 p.m.

• The Marilla Planning Board will meet for a Farmland Protection meeting on Thursday June 20 at 7 p.m. in the upper meeting room of the Town Hall, 1740 Two Rod Road. Barbara Johnson, Farmland Protection advisor from Stuart Brown will head the program.

• The 10th Annual Marilla Civil War Days will be celebrated in the Marilla Town Park 2499 Three Rod Road on Saturday and Sunday, June 22 and 23.

There will be living history, a ceremonial burial, exhibitions and displays, a Ladies tea at the Lemke Shelter presented by the Historical Society, musket firing, drills and demonstrations all day. A battle will be held at 2:30 p.m. and the main road will be closed prior to the battle scenes and access denied.

The Gettysburg Address will be presented by Dave Krietz. A three act play, and music will conclude Saturdays events.

On Sunday, there will be a 19th century church service at 10 a.m., Victorian dancers at 11 a.m. and a battle from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

The “saloon,” where refreshments will be sold, will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Camp will break at 4 p.m. A basket raffle will benefit the Historical Society. All are welcome.