WNY's Leading Suburban Newspapers

Western New York's Leading Suburban Newspapers Reporting Community News Since 1877

Bee Group Newspapers is Western New York's leader in the suburban newspaper field.We publish nine locally-edited newspapers in the communities surrounding Buffalo, New York.The Amherst Bee was founded in March 1879 and has been owned by the same family for more than 100 years. Through the years our mission has always been to be a vital part of the community. Today we are part of the ever-changing world of the Internet and social media. Each of our nine newspapers has its own website with entirely local content. Merchants can increase their exposure through our many different marketing sources.We have expanded our newspaper distribution in several communities through a limited number of free copies, with 96 percent of these copies being picked up each week. Our readers have a choice in how they received their hometown newspaper. Most prefer the convenience of US mailed home delivery. For a small subscription price of about 48 cents per week, the newspaper is delivered each week, dry and in their mailbox.A limited number of free copies are available in street corner boxes and store racks in some communities.You can be assured that your advertising message in Bee Group Newspapers will be respected, read and enhanced by our continued commitment to produce an informative local newspaper for our readers.Our newspapers have a strong Internet presence. Each Bee has its own website featuring the most current news as well as a search able archive dating back several years. Subscribers are able to read the theirnews immediately on the Web; non-subscribers have full access four weeks after each date of publication. These websites also offer prominent spaces for advertising, creating additional interest in your service or product.  Each Bee newspaper has its own Facebook page. "Like" the Bee and receive regular updates on news stories, upcoming events and advertising specials.Through the newspaper, Web and Facebook, we are never far away from you - and your customers.