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July 11, 2018 RSS feed / Editorials

Stay safe in sweltering summer heat

With the recent spate of hot weather and high humidity, and with several summer activities on the horizon, it’s important to remember how to stay safe outdoors when the mercury climbs.  After all, extreme heat is the cause of more than 600 More...

Remember when Twin Fair was region’s retail giant?

Forty-odd years ago, Western New York was home to a retail giant that was clearly ahead of its time: Twin Fair discount department stores.  These sprawling stores seemed to sell everything: clothing, footwear, bedding, furniture, jewelry, beauty More...

Budget outlook, ADA anniversary highlight July

Summer is off to a hot start in Erie County, and I experienced that firsthand recently as I joined thousands of residents and visitors to celebrate Independence Day festivities across the county. More...

Spindle items

AMHERST ASSOCIATE EDITOR — After more than eight years as the Amherst Bee’s associate editor and nearly 13 years of overall employment with the Bee Newspapers, Keaton DePriest has taken a new career opportunity with the Village of Willia More...

Albany must end tax-and-spend mentality

Having just celebrated our nation’s Independence Day, it is a reminder to us all of the sacrifices, bravery and hardships made by our forefathers, ancestors, veterans and military. More...


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