Weekly Feature



June 17, 2010 RSS feed / Editorial

Showing Erie County to Obama

What an exciting day it was on May 13 when President Barack Obama visited Buffalo for the first time.   was honored to be able to attend his speech at Industrial Support Inc. More...

State budget woes boil down to one thing — lack of leadership

With the passage of yet another emergency spending bill to help keep state government running, the vast majority of our leaders in Albany continue to disappoint us all.   More...

Bee Editorial

Police show zero tolerance for seat-belt violations

Last week, the New York State Thruway Authority and State Police Troop T announced that more than 4,000 Thruway motorists were ticketed during the statewide seat-belt enforcement initiative, “Click It Or Ticket – Buckle Up New York,&rdquo More...

The truth about the county’s 911 surcharge on your cell phone bill

Residents across New York State have always been outspoken about how our tax money is being spent, and rightfully so. As a county legislator and a taxpaying citizen, I would like to share some information with you.   More...

Spindle items

• AMANDA HANSEN GOLF TOURNAMENT — The 2010 annual golf tournament for the Amanda Hansen Foundation has been slated for Wednesday, June 30, at Holland Hills Country Club, 10438 Holland Glenwood Road.   More...