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September 26, 2007 RSS feed / Editorial

Department heads deserve respect

Bee Editorial

We are going to go out on a limb and make a very bold statement - department heads know more than the council members. So why aren't they taken seriously and listened to? More...

Plenty of people worthy of positive press

Twice in the past month I've received phone calls from people who wanted to ask me why I don't write more about topics that would best be categorized as "good news. More...

Voters should place 'Amherst first'

President Kennedy once invited all (about 20) living Nobel Laureates to the White House. He then commented that the presidential house, that evening, had collectively the most brain power it ever had except when Thomas Jefferson alone lived there. More...

Spindle items

PICKY EATERS - On Friday night, I met some students and staff members of Mandarin Kung Fu at a restaurant in order to celebrate one of the students having achieved his black belt. More...

Diagnosis is key for ovarian cancer

First, I would like to thank The Bee Newspapers for the article on ovarian cancer to commemorate Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. Since this is the deadliest of female cancers, it is crucial that the signs and symptoms are publicized. More...