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August 11, 2016 RSS feed / Editorial

State should clarify future of WNYCPC

Bee Editorial

Time is again running out for the Western New York Children’s Psychiatric Center and the vulnerable, emotionally disturbed children dependent on it for healing and reprieve.  More...

Out of the Past

Aug. 13, 1891   • Sunday morning at about six o’clock, two large barns on Mr. T. H. Jelley’s farm, about two miles northeast of the village, were struck by lightning and burned to the ground. More...

County again looking at citizens committee recommendations

A few weeks ago, the legislature approved changes to the Erie County Charter that were recommended by an all-volunteer citizens committee. More...

Spindle items

• FUN FUNDRAISING — I have played cornhole a few times and really enjoyed it. I have not, however, played the game in competition, but there is a chance for those more skilled than I to do so next month. More...

‘Everything but the oink’ is ultimate comfort food

Our efforts to eat healthier and study food labels are important steps in proper nutrition. But every once in a while, it’s OK to break the rules. Ladies and gentlemen, let’s have some scrapple. More...

Departmental cooperation prunes, shapes county

One of the principle responsibilities of being county executive is working with our legislature to draft new and amend older county laws. More...