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Do you think it was correct for Amherst school officials to keep silent about a racial attack on a white middle school student by students of color?

Scott Merzbach’s use of the word “expected,” as in "The property… is expected to be sold … to Landmark to make way...(full comment)

Amherst Conservation Commission begins review of The Retreat project with wetlands survey

Based on the Gazette and Bulletin's coverage, the school administration's handling of this incident has been secretive/opaque, and from the details that...(full comment)

Amherst high school student suspended after school shutdown barred from graduation ceremony

Maybe the pubs and package stores that 'sponsored' and promoted the event should be sent the bill. ...(full comment)

Amherst's Blarney Blowout cost more than $200,000 in public safety, consultant fees and property damage

A gardener’s grand idea: Whimsical lawn planter prolongues life of beloved piano

Clever people have used unusual items as whimsical garden planters for years. Old boots, decrepit chairs and beds make innovative containers for plants. But a grand piano? Traffic is stopping … 0

Editorial: Mural deserves effort to save it

An enormous painting of Emily Dickinson’s face, surrounded by colorful blossoms and flanked by other luminaries from Amherst’s past, gazes out from the back wall of the Carriage … 0

Wedding: Elizabeth Latten & Benjamin Zucker

Elizabeth Noel Latten and Benjamin Louis Zucker, both of Brooklyn, New York were married May 10, 2014 at Danfords Hotel & Marina in Port Jefferson., N.Y., by the Rev. Alison … 0

Network Amherst The Lehrer Report

Ramadan greetings to all our Muslim friends and neighbors. * * * Garden Report: I have harvested peppers, cucumbers, broccoli, basil, dill and parsley. I’m still waiting for the first … 0