Weekly Feature



January 7, 2009 RSS feed / Editorial

Meals on Wheels volunteers deserve recognition

Bee Editorial

The Amherst Meals on Wheels program honors its more than 350 volunteers every spring. They have a nice lunch in the comfortable Senior Center and enjoy an afternoon of comradery. More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago Jan. 10, 1884 The ice gatherers have been rapidly filling their houses this week. Mr. Amos Hinkley reports there were twenty burials in the Williamsville Cemetery in 1883. Our townsman, W.G. More...

Fighting for jobs and lower taxes to return prosperity to upstate

While jobs and people have been fleeing upstate New York for several decades, a recent state report says that wild turkeys have been, uh, flocking here in droves. More...

Spindle items

• PART OF HISTORY — Are you attending the inauguration of President-elect Barack Obama on Tuesday, Jan. 20, in Washington? We'd like to hear from you. We 're looking for a few residents to speak with us by phone Wednesday, Jan. More...

Senate vacancy developing into intriguing drama

The speculation continues, and with that, the excitement and anticipation are building over who will replace Hillary Clinton in the U.S. Senate. More...