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July 17, 2014 RSS feed / Editorial

Hero House Giveaway an opportunity to thank veterans

Bee Editorial

While people in their 20s and 30s and even many in their 40s have no way to fully understand what it felt like to be a part of the generations that experienced the Vietnam War firsthand, we walk among a great number of people who do — and many More...

Out of the Past

Island Park Picnic

Island Park, located at the current site of the Burchfield Nature & Art Center on Union Road near Clinton Street, was the location of many family and community outings from the late 1800s until the hotel — an original Ebenezer Society build More...

Community approach needed for preventing elder abuse

Recently, I read an article about the newly created Elder Domestic Violence Shelter Network of Erie County and noted a startling statistic: only 5 percent of elder abuse cases are reported. More...

Spindle items

• CRUISE AND CARNIVAL — The summertime around Western New York is filled with so many fun events that your calendar can get filled up fairly quickly, especially on the weekends.  If you haven’t made plans yet for the next few da More...

Republicans, LeBron prove Cleveland rocks

I t’s been a pretty good week for a rustbelt city dying to catch a break. It sounds like a description of Buffalo, but I’m talking about Cleveland.  More...