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August 9, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

Facility improvements needed for student success

Bee Editorial

Most people would agree that children are entitled to a fulfilling education, but how do you define that term? Does it mean well-rounded, competitive, successful, challenging, safe — or all of the above? Yes. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago Aug. 12, 1993

• The town board struck another blow for non-smoking town employees, widening the ban on smoking to all town facilities and vehicles starting Aug. 16. More...

Library Director Goodrich ends 38 years of public service

Thirty-eight years of public service is a distinguished accomplishment for any career, especially when it is remembered as demonstrating the “kindness, interest and concern” that was given to those who will remember it best: the staff, bo More...

Spindle items

• PURPLE HEART—One action, two words, an unlimited number of ways to say “Thank You.”  On Tuesday, Erie County Clerk Michael Kearns was joined by more than 50 Purple Heart recipients and their families to unveil the new &l More...

‘You Can’t Put That in the Paper’

It is a little project that I should have started sooner. As a journalist with access to more than 125 years of community newspapers, a trip down memory lane sometimes involves some eyesores. More...

Exploring ways to provide more services for seniors

The employees of the Erie County Department of Senior Services work daily to promote the well-being of all older adults through coordinated and cost-effective services that enhance their independence, dignity and quality of life. More...