Weekly Feature

February 10, 2011 RSS feed / Editorial

‘Favors’ should be left out of politics

Bee Editorial

A few jaws dropped Monday night when the town supervisor refused to approve an appointment because he didn’t get a favor returned. More...

Out of the Past

West Seneca: 1866 map

In 1866, the Town of West Seneca included what is now the City of Lackawanna, which is referred to as “West Seneca P.O.” shown in the lower left of the map. The land didn’t separate to become Lackawanna until 1909. More...

Beware of high-interest, tax refund anticipation loans


A s we approach tax season, many working families will look to their tax return for much-needed cash.  More...

Spindle items


LOVE IS IN THE AIR — I’ve never been a fan of Valentine’s Day; I think it’s a Hallmark holiday that steals your money and makes you look like a fool for thinking a box of chocolates and stuffed teddy bear is the way to a woman More...

Cuomo’s road trip inspiring, yet lacks concrete solutions


Gov. Andrew Cuomo visited Western New York on Friday for the first time since his inauguration, addressing an appreciative crowd at Daemen College in Amherst. More...

Making the most of winter in Erie County


Here in Erie County, we know how to make the most of our winters and to take advantage of the snow. It has been a very successful winter season in all of our Erie County parks.  More...