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December 7, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

Governor should not have final say on center

Less than 12 hours after last week’s edition of The West Seneca Bee went to press reporting that a bill that could potentially save the Western New York Children’s Psychiatric Center was on Gov. More...

Out of the Past

20 Years Ago - Dec. 11, 1997   An agreement between the Town of Orchard Park and the Orchard Park Police Benevolent Association was signed last week with a 3.5 percent retroactive salary increase set for the remainder of this year.  More...

Utica man sentenced for New Year’s Day crash

Abdikadir Jaffar has been sentenced to 3 1/3 to 10 years in prison for a drunken-driving crash that injured four people, including a teenager from Orchard Park, according to Erie County District Attorney John Flynn.  In September, Jaffar, a Utic More...

OATH OF OFFICE

— Michael Kearns steps behind the podium to address the public for the first time as Erie County Clerk on Dec. 5 following his swearing in ceremony at Old City Hall in downtown Buffalo. More...

Spindle items

Orchard Park Editor

SAVE THE DATE — December marks a bunch of holiday events coming to Orchard Park for residents to enjoy before the new year begins.  This weekend, Chestnut Ridge Park will present Santa Land.  More...

Plastic model cars and other forgotten hobbies

Managing Editor

Pastimes that once were a part of my generation’s daily existence are fading away, often surfacing on television shows taped in pawn shops or dusty barns.  More...

County budget process coming close to a conclusion

Erie County Legislator

Earlier this week, the Erie County Legislature came together to propose its amendments to the county executive’s proposed $1.48 billion budget. We will vote as a body on Thursday, Dec. More...

News Briefs

The Orchard Park Village Board will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11, in the Village Hall, 4295 S. Buffalo St., Orchard Park.  The Orchard Park Board of Education will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. More...