Amherst Bear

AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN) - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation defended Amherst Police's decision to put down the black bear rummaging through the Amherst and Getzville areas for the last two weeks. "The police department has the responsibility to ensure public safety and it's...
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Memorial for Amherst Bear on Covent Garden Lane & Renaissance Drive in Amherst (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)_
Mike Baggerman
July 11, 2018 - 7:56 am
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN) - A memorial was set up at the intersection of Renaissance Drive and Covent Garden Lane for the black bear that was put down on Monday after spending the last two weeks roaming in the area. "MAY YOU FIND ALL THE HONEY YOU WANT IN BEAR HEAVEN!!!! RIP!!!!!!!!!" the paper memorial...
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