Very sad news

SISKA – William D., Jr.September 10, 2022, age 64. Beloved husband of Maureen (nee Hooven) Siska; devoted father of William D. (Jenna) Siska, III and Megan (Joshua) Dudek; loving son of William D. and Elaine (nee Slisz) Siska, Sr.; cherished grandfather of Lillian and Claire; dear brother of Bonnie Siska and the late Denise Edmonson; adored companion of his dog, Carly; also survived by nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 4-7 PM at the Urban-AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, 7540 Clinton St. (at Girdle Rd), where Services will follow at 7:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the SPCA Serving Erie County, 300 Harlem Rd., West Seneca, NY 14224

New guns law in place

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September Newsletter

Our next regular business meeting will be held on Monday, September 12th at 7:30 pm . Should you be unable to attend in person the meeting will be streamed via zoom to members. Doug will be sending out a link prior to the meeting.

Summer Picnic

Our annual family picnic will be held Sunday, September 18th (there is no Bills game that day)

beginning at 11:30 at the outdoor range. This is a family event, open to all members and their guests. The range will be closed to shooting that day until the picnic is over.

This will be discussed further at the business meeting.

National Hunting and Fishing Day

Ten X will be participating in the National Hunting and Fishing day celebration at the Elma Conservation Club again this year. The event is being held on September 24th. If you would like to attend or if you can help out that day, please contact Mark M.

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Ten X Youth Shooting Program – Instructors Meeting

Youth Shooting resumes on Friday, September 16th. There will be a meeting of all instructors @ 7pm on Monday, September 12th, prior to the 7:30pm general membership meeting, in the lower range ready room. We are in need of additional instructors for the upcoming season. If you are interested, please attend. For more information contact Matt Giansante (matt@olm1.com)

Ten X Takes Top Spot

Congratulations to the Ten X Center Fire team on taking the First Place award in the Niagara Frontier Pistol league. The top team in the league was composed of:

Tim S.

Jim O.

Dennis S.

Don K.

Mitch V.

Dale S.

Al H.

August Newsletter

SUMMER PICNIC

It’s that time, mark your calendars for our annual Summer picnic

Sunday, September 18th ( no, there is no Bills game that day)

11:30 at the outdoor range

More to come on this next month

WNYOPL

Our WNYOPL team is having an outstanding season, but we could still use more centerfire shooters. If you are interested please contact Jim G. or Jim O.

Summer shooting

Outdoor bullseye practice is being held every Thursday night at 7:00, and Steel challenge practice is being held every other Tuesday at the outdoor range, weather permitting. These are open to all members.

As always, keep an eye of the website calendar for events and times.

Our next regular business meeting will be held on Monday September 12th. The next Board meeting will be held on Monday August 15th. Should you have anything that needs attention please contact any Board member before the 15th.

Al Hopkins, President

Ten X shooting Club

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Supreme Court Holds the Sullivan Law Unconstitutional; New York Doubles Down

Last week the United States Supreme Court issued the long-anticipated decision in New York State Rifle and Pistol Association vs. Bruen. The decision is already being considered a landmark ruling. There are many articles online that explain the decision and, more importantly, how the lawsuit came to be. We will post links to some of the best writings below. If we can distill the ruling down to its essential holding, the Court held that the right to self defense applies outside the home as well as inside the home, and, further, the discretionary “may issue” permitting scheme set forth in New York Penal Law Section 400 was arbitrary.

Instead of taking the drubbing with grace, which California (!) did, New York has doubled down with the Democrat Party controlled State Assembly and State Senate passing an even more draconian scheme. The new law makes permits renewable every three years, designates nearly every public space a “sensitive area” where concealed carrying is prohibited, and requires permit […]

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July Newsletter

Summer is here! I hope you all are finding time to enjoy the outdoor range. There are many things happening over the summer including:

Sundays: The Western New York Outdoor Pistol League is underway and we need shooters. If you are able to shoot please contact Jim G. or Jim O.

Thursdays: Outdoor bullseye practice will be held on Thursday nights at 7:00, weather permitting.

Tuesdays: Steel challenge practice will be held on Tuesdays at the outdoor range. “Officially” we shoot every second and fourth Tuesday beginning at 5:30, weather permitting.

As always, keep an eye of the website calendar for events and times.

Our next regular business meeting will be held on Monday September 12th, however our Board will be working throughout the summer. The next Board meeting will be held on July 18th. Should you have anything that needs attention please contact any Board member.

Al Hopkins, President

Ten X shooting Club

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Thanks

The large “Widowmaker” limb at the outdoor range is down. If someone can come out, cut it up and haul it away that would be much appreciated.

A very big Thank You goes out to Roy. He has serviced the mower including, engine and transmission oil change, replaced the belts and sharpened the blades. Roy would like to ask that you keep in mind that this mower is very old and tired. Please handle it gently.

June Newsletter

The June 2022 business meeting will be held at the Club on Monday June 6th at 7:30 pm. This will be an in person and on line (via zoom) meeting. Doug Scranton will be emailing the Zoom link to members just before the meeting.

This will be our last meeting before the summer break in July and August. The next business meeting will be held in September.

WNYOPL – Summer league

The Western New York Outdoor Pistol League is underway. We need Centerfire shooters to make up a five member squad. Please contact Jim G. or Jim O. if you can help out.

Summer shooting

Thursdays: Outdoor bullseye practice will be held on Thursday nights at 7:00, weather permitting.

Tuesdays: Steel challenge practice will be held on Tuesdays at the outdoor range. “Officially” we shoot every second and fourth Tuesday beginning at 5:30, weather permitting.

Al Hopkins, President

Ten X shooting Club