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October 9, 2013 RSS feed / Editorial

Tragedy in Webster may have saved firefighters

Bee Editorial

A December 2012 tragedy near Rochester during which firefighters were killed by a gunman inside a burning home prompted Town of Tonawanda police to prevent our own firefighters from entering a potentially dangerous scene Monday morning on Fries Road. More...

Out of the Past

Perfect attendance

Do you have a memory of the Ken-Ton area you would like to share with Bee readers? Send it to “Out of the Past,” Ken-Ton Bee, 5564 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14221-5410.   More...

Don’t forget to apply for School Tax Relief program

Last month, my column dealt with the state’s School Tax Relief program and the need for everyone with Basic STAR to re-register with the state to continue receiving this substantial tax exemption. More...

Referendum would protect students, district’s investments

A ll parents and homeowners recognize the importance of protecting their most precious assets: the safety of their families and the investment they have made in their homes. More...

Spindle items

• THIS ONE’S FOR LOU — Registration is open for this year’s Lou Reuter Memorial Scholarship Run, which takes place Sunday, Oct. 20.  The event, which includes the walk at 9:30 a.m. More...

Shutdown may discourage our lawmakers of the future

There is an unseen casualty to the shutdown of the federal government. It is the disillusionment of those young men and women who have the potential to become outstanding members of the U.S. More...

Autumn brings focus on budget, parks improvements

This time of year is marked by changing leaves, crisp nights and the promise of colder weather on the horizon. More...