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May 6, 2009 RSS feed / Editorial

Take a common sense approach to swine flu

Bee Editorial

Swine flu has recently become a new term in some people's vocabulary and one that others haven't heard for a long time. More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago May 8, 1884 Fire broke out last week in a smokehouse located on Alois Snyder's farm. About a dozen hams were destroyed. At half-past three o'clock last Thursday afternoon occurred the marriage of B.G. More...

State jeopardized by more deficits

Two reports coming out of Albany this week together illustrate just how bad the state's fiscal problems are and how difficult it is going to be to dig out from the hole created by years of overspending. First, a little background. More...

Spindle items

• JACK KEMP — Representing a large portion of Western New York for 18 years, Jack Kemp fought as hard for Amherst residents as he did for anyone else. More...

Kemp's passing an end of an era for Republican Party

When I was growing up, there was a stretch of about four or five years when I always got very excited right around Christmas. Oh sure, I was thrilled beyond words that the possibility of a G.I. More...

Correction

In the 2009 Amherst Community Guide, on page six it should have stated that the Erie County Auto Bureau is located at 77 Broadway and the Erie County Clerk's Office at 92 Franklin St. More...