SALAMANCA — Kohl Ambuske, Liam Long and Dylan Wheeler, who recently completed six days at Boys State, held at the State University of New York in Morrisville, reported to the Hughes-Skiba Post 535 of the American Legion for a small recognition ceremony.

A 42-year member of the American Legion from Limestone was honored this month for his life of service — to his country, to his community and to his Legion post.

U.S. Rep. Tom Reed, R-Corning, renewed his criticism of Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday after the governor said the poor condition of roads on and around Seneca Nation territory was due to the gaming revenue dispute.

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation doubled down last week on its opposition of the proposed 97-mile Northern Access Pipeline that would carry Pennsylvania shale gas north to interstate pipelines in Erie County and to Canada.

SALAMANCA — As the Senate Transportation Committee chairman, State Sen. Timothy M. Kennedy, of Buffalo, was invited to Salamanca on Monday to view the bad condition of state highways leading into and through the city.

LITTLE VALLEY — Members of Citizens Advocating Memorial Preservation (C.A.M.P.) and local residents gathered May 31 at the Civil War Memorial Building to meet and support veteran William Shuttleworth, on a coast-to-coast trek to raise awareness on veterans’ issues.