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By Barbara O'Brien » Thursday, October 30, 2014

The Hometown Heroes Banner project is continuing for another year, and is accepting all Hamburg residents, past or present, who have served in all active war zones dating back to World War I. The pro... Read More

By Barbara O'Brien » Tuesday, October 28, 2014

After a little tweaking of the proposed 2015 Hamburg town budget, the small tax increase will be a little smaller, Supervisor Steven Walters said Monday night. The owner of a $100,000 house would p... Read More

By Barbara O'Brien » Saturday, October 25, 2014

[caption id="attachment_496" align="alignnone" width="300"] Partial solar eclipse Oct. 23, 2014. Photo by Richard Switzer of Hamburg.[/caption] Richard Switzer of Hamburg got this shot of the sun, ... Read More

By Maki Becker » Thursday, October 23, 2014

So at about 5:40 p.m. today there's going to be a partial eclipse of the sun visible to most of North America. Here's the problem: you really shouldn't look at it or it will burn your eyeballs with... Read More

By Jay Rey » Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Amherst’s role in creating its reputation as one of the safest cities in the United States is now the subject of a new book. Criminologist Simon Singer, a professor at Northeastern University, will... Read More

By Karen Robinson » Wednesday, October 22, 2014

The ongoing argument over what to do with Lancaster Village Court is spinning in circles - with all kinds of opinions and numbers being tossed about. Village Trustee Russell Sugg said the village c... Read More

By Barbara O'Brien » Tuesday, October 21, 2014

While Hamburg Central District still has not replied to a request from The Buffalo News for the names of the 18 people seeking to be appointed to the School Board, the names have come out. The Hambur... Read More

By Jay Rey » Tuesday, October 21, 2014

In case you missed it, Money Magazine last month ranked Amherst No. 35 on this year’s list of Best Places to Live. The magazine looked at all 781 U.S. cities – Amherst is actually a town, but who... Read More

By Barbara O'Brien » Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Zombie properties are starting to invade Hamburg, just like other communities. There are 26 properties in foreclosure in the Village of Hamburg, and another seven or eight that are not in foreclosure... Read More

By Karen Robinson » Sunday, October 19, 2014

Donovan Metz'aggressive effort to raise $125,000 to refurbish basketball courts at Keysa Park in memory of his older brother, James Metz, who died in a place crash in late September, has made substant... Read More
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