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By Jay Rey » Friday, May 29, 2015

Amherst Supervisor Barry A. Weinstein won’t give up on getting a piece of the hotel bed tax. Weinstein has requested a special meeting on Tuesday for the Amherst Town Board to consider a... Read More

By Barbara O'Brien » Thursday, May 14, 2015

Hamburg Central School District has been through a lot in the last few years, with the removal of a board member and the superintendent resigning after admitting he filed a false police... Read More

By Jay Rey » Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Those waiting for a decision on the redevelopment of the Westwood County Club in Amherst may want to settle in. It could be awhile. The proposal is still stuck in the environmental review... Read More

By Joseph Popiolkowski » Wednesday, May 6, 2015

This is what the parcels at 2382, 2396, 2410 and 2424 Niagara Falls Blvd. in the Town of Tonawanda currently look like. There are three vacant homes and an old single-story motel, vacant for at... Read More

By Jay Rey » Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Seven Amherst candidates – including three Democrats and three Republicans – picked up the Conservative Party endorsement for this year’s elections. The Amherst Conservative Committee threw... Read More

By Jay Rey » Tuesday, April 28, 2015

The Town of Amherst is looking for volunteers to help with “spring cleaning” on Saturday at the Amherst Veterans Memorial located on Mill Street in Amherst State Park. Members of the Amherst... Read More

By Jay Rey » Monday, April 27, 2015

A veterans’ property tax exemption is under consideration in the Sweet Home Central School District. The Sweet Home Board of Education will hold a public hearing on the issue at 7 p.m. Tuesday... Read More

By Jay Rey » Tuesday, April 21, 2015

The Williamsville Village Board adopted a 2015-16 budget on Monday that will decrease village taxes slightly. The budget of $3,461,556 is actually up by 1.3 percent from this year’s spending,... Read More

By Jay Rey » Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Road work is expected to begin next Monday on John James Audubon Parkway in Amherst. The milling and paving will last about four to six weeks, according to Joseph Speth, the town’s interim... Read More

By Jay Rey » Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Amherst residents have another means for disposing of their scrap metal. The town has placed a 20-cubic yard container at the Amherst Highway Department, 1042 North Forest Road, where residents... Read More

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