Weekly Feature



March 14, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

Make-A-Wish event helps teach kids empathy

Bee Editorial

Many people in the community have probably heard of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, which brings smiles to faces of children in the midst of their struggle. More...

Out of the Past

25 Years Ago March 24, 1993   More...

Property tax issues subject of educational session

Like many homeowners in the City of Tonawanda, I recently received a letter from the city’s assessor informing me of our new assessment. Even though it is $13,000 higher than the previous one, I did not panic. More...

Spindle items

• SCHOOL OBSERVANCE — Last week, a letter was sent home to Ken-Ton School District families about the nationwide observances that will show support for those directly affected by the tragedy that unfolded at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High S More...

Repair and Reuse Fair offers hope to environmentalists

Imagine you are a college or university student 400 miles from home. You’ve never been mechanically inclined and don’t own any tools except a Swiss army knife. You don’t know a carpenter’s pencil from a tongue depressor. More...

State of the County urges more shared services

On March 8, I delivered my 2018 State of the County address at the Buffalo Museum of Science, which is currently undergoing a dramatic renovation of its iconic rooftop observatory with $500,000 of county assistance. More...