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October 19, 2016 RSS feed / Editorial

Before voting, learn about each candidate

Bee Editorial

Of the 218,959,000 Americans eligible to vote in the 2012 presidential election, 146,311,000 were registered and only 126,144,000 actually voted, according to the U.S. More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago  Oct. 22, 1891   In Valparaiso, Indiana, on Sept. 28, 1891, occurred the death of Mr. George Pearce, in the 64th year of his age. He was born in Lancaster in 1828 and came to Williamsville in 1850. More...

Questionnaire responses help provide better representation

Earlier this year, I asked for your views on a number of state issues, including Western New York’s economy and the Common Core Learning Standards, as part of a nine-question Legislative Questionnaire. More...

Spindle items

• SPECIAL DINNER — Several months ago, I was invited to be a guest speaker at a meeting of the Amherst Republican Women. They are an extremely welcoming organization. More...

How many won’t vote for either Trump or Clinton?

It is no secret that I am a card-carrying Republican. And like many people with whom I have spoken, I am having difficulty choosing either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton in next month’s election. More...

Prepare for emergencies with new mobile app

In Erie County, the weather can change in a matter of hours and conditions can deteriorate quickly when a winter weather event strikes. More...