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April 5, 2012 RSS feed / Editorials

Legislature should support animal cruelty registry

Mistreating an animal is behavior no one can condone, yet it continues to happen anyway.  Kudos to Erie County Legislator Terrence McCracken for bringing attention to the issue by proposing legislation that would establish a registry of convicte More...

Job of school board members becoming even less desirable

Suppose an election were held for members of a board of education and no one ran? It's a frightening possibility this year in Western New York, given the difficult decisions boards have to make.  More...

Spindle items

• BE AWARE — The East Aurora Police Department sent out a Nixle alert last week reminding residents that there will be more motorcycles and bicycles on the road with the warmer weather. More...

District budget spreads out cuts, aligns with new state standards

A fter speaking with many parents and community members, I thought it would be helpful to share additional information in regard to this year’s budget deficit and how we are preparing to move forward in the next school year.  More...