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November 2, 2016 RSS feed / Editorial

Remember to honor veterans next week

Bee Editorial

Veterans Day is a way for us to remember those who have made the sacrifice of defending our country’s freedoms.  It is a day to remember the men and women who have served in the armed forces in the effort to uphold our nation’s libe More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago  Nov. 5, 1891   The local election result in Amherst is the election of the entire Democratic ticket, George J. Wolf receiving a majority of 193 for town supervisor.  More...

Yellow Dot program is an important resource

As a legislator, I know that public safety is a priority that requires a great deal of time, effort and attention. More...

Spindle items

• ANONYMOUS MAIL — This week, I received a postcard addressed to me at The Bee office. The card did not include a return address and was not signed by anyone. More...

Concession speeches should be a common courtesy

Merriam-Webster defines the word “concession” as meaning “The act or an instance of conceding (as by granting something as a right, accepting something as true, or acknowledging defeat); the admitting of a point claimed in [an] argu More...

ECIDA’s focus needs to stay on business development

For the past few years, some members of the Erie County Industrial Development Agency have been far too interested in overreaching policies, diverging from the central mission of the ECIDA. More...