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August 9, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

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Bee Editorial

August, for many people, is known for hot summer days, back-to-school shopping and generally, celebrating the last bit of summer. More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago Aug. 11, 1892   Miss Emma Kummel is enjoying a two-week vacation for her duties as book-keeper of the Dodge Roller Mills.  Miss Margie Hartman had a severe dunking in the Ellicott Creek on Saturday, falling from Mr. More...

Putting ideas into action creates new traditions

Having a conversation that starts with the phrase, “I wonder if we could,” can open a pathway for ideas and possibilities. That is how two new events came to fruition this year in the Amherst Central School District. More...

Spindle items

• RECEIVING AN HONOR — The National Society of High School Scholars recently honored Jacob Haas, a Sweet Home High School student, in selecting him to be a member of the organization. More...

Visit of World War II bomber rekindles priceless memories

History filled the air Monday morning as one of the last remaining airworthy B-17 bombers flew into Western New York, with a member of the “Greatest Generation” there to experience it firsthand.  More...

Economic development to make everyone proud

Last month, I was joined by various stakeholders in our community to announce truly exciting news about the property that was once the home of the former Bethlehem Steel in the City of Lackawanna. More...