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January 25, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

Vote on chairman should have been tabled

Bee Editorial

During the Jan. 17 Town Board meeting, a few residents expressed their displeasure and concerns about the council’s appointment of John Radens as chairman of the town’s Zoning Board of Appeals.  More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago  Jan. 28, 1892   Mr. Joseph L. Bucher Jr. of Vincent’s Corners (at the juncture of Ellicott Creek and Niagara Falls Boulevard) had seventeen men to dinner last Saturday. They are all railroad men.  More...

Study emphasizes town’s needs, potential for future growth

Office development nationwide is undergoing change. Amherst is seeing it as well with a softening office marketplace, which the town needs to address. More...

Spindle items

• THE SOUND OF MUSIC — Town resident James Featherstone, a piano student of Mary Handley, has been awarded the licentiate degree in piano performance from the Royal Conservatory of Music of Toronto at its recent convocation ceremony. More...

Do we really want a local version of Groundhog Day?

We’re just about a week away from one of the silliest yet most revered events on the American calendar. Yes, Groundhog Day is Thursday, Feb. More...