Weekly Feature



February 14, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

Youth academy provides preparation for careers

Bee Editorial

In addition to the dozens of officers who patrol the streets of Amherst to make it a safe place for residents and visitors, there are many people who work behind the scenes at the Amherst Police Department headquarters. More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago Feb. 16, 1893   The furnace pipes at the Baptist church have been thoroughly cleaned so that the congregation will have no more annoyance from gas and smoke.  More...

District seeks community’s help in gaining updated aid formula

This budget season, Amherst Central School District is joining other districts across Western New York to advocate for a fully funded and updated Foundation Aid formula. We invite our community to join our campaign. More...

Spindle items

SPECIAL SECTION — Last month, officials in the Town of Amherst kicked off festivities for the municipality’s 200th year since its incorporation.  Special to this week’s edition of The Amherst Bee, you will find an inserted sec More...

‘Alexa, do you share my information with others?’

While I am not much of a technophobe, I gradually move into the present day from time to time so that I can both keep up with the times and feel like I am just as cool as the other guys.  More...

County leads in reducing greenhouse gas emissions

On June 1, 2017, the federal government announced its intention to withdraw from the international Paris Climate Agreement, a historic compact that 195 countries entered into in 2015 to address the mitigation and reduction of greenhouse gas emissions More...