Weekly Feature



June 29, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

AND THEY'RE OFF

AND THEY’RE OFF — The Doxie Derby is underway during the Bark in the Park held at Clarence Town Park on Saturday. More...

Editorials

Bee Editorial

Common sense, safety needed to enjoy the pool

With summer in full swing, children and adults will inevitably look to cool off during these especially hot days. Many people take a dip in the swimming pool for some relief from the heat, or they relax in the water with a flotation device. More...

Spindle items

FARMERS MARKET — More...

Brexit decision far from breaking news in America

Perhaps we were lulled into a form of journalistic coma during the past few months here in America, thanks to our contentious political jousting en route to the fall’s general election. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.I applaud the new rules and dress regulations for the government buildings in Erie County. I just wish that same dress code would apply to all the local churches. More...

Sports

2016 All-Bee Baseball

Champions fill majority of First Team lineup

Some of the top players who earned championships in the Bee’s coverage area comprise the 2016 All-Bee Baseball First Team. More...

OP’s Wereski tabbed Pitcher of Year

Ben Wereski delivered in pressure situations on the mound as a sophomore and junior for the Orchard Park baseball team, but he took his game to an entirely different level this spring. More...

Indians’ Zimmerman named Coach of Year

The West Seneca West baseball team has made major strides since Max Zimmerman was named coach four years ago. The Indians finished 7-7 in ECIC I and 10-10 overall, their best record since 1985. West went 4-14 in 2013, 3-12 in 2014 and 7-11 in 2015. More...

What's Going On

CLARENCE PUBLIC LIBRARY Calendar of Activities

Preschool Story Time A preschool story program will take place at 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday. Registration began May 3. Children are expected to be able to attend the program on their own. Caregivers must remain in the library. Bike Raffle More...

Town of Clarence Youth Bureau

Dawn Kinney - Executive Director, Jessica Notarius - Youth Activities Leader, Clifford Trapper - Recreation Department Director 10510 Main Street, Clarence Hollow, Clarence, NY 14031 Phone: 407-2162 * Fax: 759-7498 More...

What's Going On

Church to host carnival Harris Hill United Methodist Church, 8495 Main Street, Clarence, will host a free community carnival from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 16. More...

Clarence Hollow Bistro retaining wall remains a tough sell to residents

Roy Olsen and the residents of Sawmill Road were elated when the Town Board compromised with the Clarence Hollow Bistro restaurant last May. More...

CHS Academy of Business & Finance bridges school, career gap

The three Clarence High School seniors who represented the school’s Academy of Business and Finance at the National Academy Foundation’s 13th annual benefit have truly divergent paths. More...

Gertie’s Restaurant gets approval for outdoor music

Patrons of Gertie’s Restaurant will soon get an extra complement to their meal. The Clarence Center eatery at 6010 Goodrich Road obtained an amendment to its temporary conditional permit which will allow live outdoor music. More...

Local News

Settlement obtained for deceived auto dealership consumers

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman recently announced a settlement with Saratoga Springs Nissan, LLC, which operated a dealership in Malta from May 2010 to September 2013. More...

Legislature supports veterans through County Charter revision

The Erie County Legislature’s Majority Caucus supported a proposed change to the County Charter that would benefit Erie County employees who are called to active duty with any branch of the military. More...

Hollow Fest ready to showcase Clarence businesses

For those celebrating Independence Day in the Town of Clarence, the Clarence Hollow Association has been hard at work year-round in order to make this weekend a memorable one. More...

Police Blotter

Woman, teen attempt to steal from Penney’s

Saturday, June 18 • A resident of Maple Street reported that a man who wasn’t supposed to be there entered a residence. Patrol spoke with the homeowner and she said that everything was fine and her grandson had permission to be there. More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

BLEMEL, Dolores A. “Dolly” (nee Kubiszyn), of Clarence, died Wednesday, June 22, 2016. She is survived by two sons, Richard Jr. More...

Lifestyles

Couple celebrate 30 years together

Debbie and Frank Caruana of Cheektowaga will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary on the Fourth of July with friends and a family picnic at their campsite at Rushford Lake. Fireworks will follow the picnic. More...

Yoga offered at Senior Center

A beginner-level yoga class is being offered at 9 a.m. Fridays at the Clarence Senior Center, 4600 Thompson Road. The class costs $5 per session. For more information, call 633-5138. More...

The Buffalo Central Terminal and the journey to Buffalo’s restoration

Positioned two and a quarter miles outside of downtown Buffalo, strategically placed between Chicago and New York City, the Buffalo Central Terminal sits atop a hill on Memorial Drive, once a hub of traffic and trade. More...

Entertainment

Fourth of July

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Festivals

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Performance

thurs. 30 John Curry, Kathy Carr & Friends — As part of the Easy Listening concert series, 7 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at Raymond Klimek Veterans Park, 700 River Road, North Tonawanda; Free. 695-8520 sun. 3 More...

Business

Jacobs seeks to end delays in CDL testing

Erie County Clerk Chris Jacobs last week joined with representatives in the transportation sector to call on New York’s Department of Motor Vehicles to take action in addressing the significant delays of scheduling a Commercial Driver’s L More...

Low gas prices will see high Fourth of July travel volume, says AAA

AAA projects nearly 43 million Americans will travel this Independence Day weekend. This represents the highest Fourth of July travel volume on record and five million more travelers compared to Memorial Day weekend. More...

Legislature works to address county job vacancy issue

The Erie County Legislature last week approved the Charter Review Commission’s recommendation to address the large job vacancy issue currently impacting Erie County. More...


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