Weekly Feature

July 20, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

Camping offers health benefits and more in summer

Many people take advantage of the summer weather by planning camping trips with their families. More...

Out of the Past

20 Years Ago July 24, 1997   Plans for the reconstruction of four roads and drainage in the Liberty Park subdivision are complete. Total cost for the road repair is slated at $1.1 million.  More...

Heroin, opioid crisis: Where do we go from here?

New York State Senator

The magnitude of the heroin and opioid crisis gripping our state is more than alarming. Nationwide in scope, it affects individuals of all socioeconomic backgrounds and families in every community across our state.  More...

Spindle items

Orchard Park Editor

QUAKER DAYS — Orchard Park will be an incredibly busy community during the next week and some change due to Quaker Days.  The community celebration will involve events running from Thursday, July 20, through Sunday, July 30.  More...

Erie Canal’s anniversary will take eight years to complete

Managing Editor

Some national media outlets proclaimed that the Erie Canal was 200 years old earlier this month, which is only partly true and somewhat misleading.  More...