Weekly Feature

June 15, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

Help is needed for seniors in New York

Bee Editorial

June 15 marks National Elder Abuse Awareness Day. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, there are around 383,000 people age 60 and older living in Erie County. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago June 18, 1992

• As expected, the West Seneca School Board regretfully approved an austerity budget Monday which trims $1.5 million from the plan offered to the public last week. More...

Road to ride-sharing paves bright future for region

There’s a lot of excitement building up as we get closer to the end of June, when ride-sharing officially arrives in Western New York.  How valuable can this transportation service be? More...

Spindle items

• BREAKFAST WITH DAD — In honor of dads, the Ladies Auxiliary of AMVETS Post 8113 will host a Father’s Day breakfast from 9 a.m. to noon Sunday, June 18.  More...

Grad school program aims to boost media credibility

At a time when we find it increasingly difficult to know the truth and avoid the childish “he said-she said” level of conversation, there may be a new path to avoiding the dissemination of rumors and falsehoods. More...

Building a better county involves everyone

This month, I am traveling around Erie County holding town hall meetings with residents to hear their concerns and to introduce my administration’s new economic development plan, “Initiatives for a Smart Economy 2.0: Focus on Inclusion.&r More...