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December 27, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

For the new year, try a new resolution: volunteer

A new year is nearly upon us, and we’re sure that many of you have made resolutions to either put an end to a lingering bad habit or lose weight, which may be two of the most common types of resolutions.  We know that sometimes it’s More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago Dec. 29, 1892   The family pocketbook is having its holiday opening.  Mr. and Mrs. Edward Zent, Miss Minnie I. Zent and Mr. Harry Paul of Buffalo and Mrs. John J. Krim of Swormville were guests of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Residents, colleagues, family deserve praise in final column

This is my last monthly Amherst Bee column, ending eight years as supervisor. Almost all were written by me with a goal of being as informative as possible. This one is a little different, first by thanking The Amherst Bee for granting me this space. More...

Spindle items

• IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO GIVE — Did you happen to receive duplicate or extra gifts that you may not be able to use?  If so, Assemblyman Ray Walter may have a solution: The toys and gifts you may feel are extras can be donated to More...

New friends every week when you write a newspaper column

I have been writing this column for nearly six years, but it amazes me how it is perceived by some readers.  As a column, it is solely my opinion. More...