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January 24, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Winterfest set for Olympic theme in 12th year

A spirit of camaraderie and giving will fill the air of the Clarence Town Park this Sunday as Winterfest heads into its 12th year.  More than a decade ago, the Youth Bureau initiated the idea, with the help of the Clarence Chamber of Commerce, i More...

Editorials

New opportunities exist for healthy living in new year

With the new year having arrived and the gluttony of the holiday firmly in the rearview mirror, January aptly marks National Healthy Living Month.  “Healthy living” can comprise a multitude of topics and ways of staying fit — f More...

Spindle items

ART GALLERY OPENING — Canvas Salon and Art Gallery, located at 9520 Main St., Clarence, will present The Artwork of Roberto Lepre from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27.  More...

Predictable president preps for awkward State of the Union

President Donald Trump will make his first State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress next Tuesday, Jan. 30. More...

Obituaries

Henry W. Brodowski, Clarence Citizen of the Year

Henry W. Brodowski, 79, of Clarence, died Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018.  Mr. Brodowski was a well-known member of the community who volunteered for numerous nonprofit organizations in Western New York.  More...

Lifestyles

Clarence Women’s Club to hear guest speaker

The Clarence Women’s Club will host guest speaker Kate Jenkins from the Clarence Historical Society at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 7, at the Clarence Town Park Club House, 10405 Main St. More...

LGBTQ children’s book offers ray of light

William Mason, an East Amherst native who graduated from Williamsville East and earned a master’s degree from the University at Buffalo, remembered what it was like for his sister growing up.  More...

What's Going On

Clarence Public Library Calendar of Activities

Beat the Winter Blues Magic Show   Dave and Kathleen Jeffers will present an evening of magic and family fun at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 30. Registration began Jan. 16. More...

Town of Clarence Youth Bureau

Winterfest 2018

Phone: 407-2162 * Fax: 759-7498 10510 Main Street, Clarence Hollow, Clarence, NY 14031 Email: dkinney@clarence.ny.us   More...

St. Mary’s to hold open house

Families are invited to tour St. Mary School Swormville, located at 6919 Transit Road, East Amherst, during its open house from 12:15 to 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 28. Rooted in faith, St. More...

Casilio touts town’s development, economic prowess in State of the Town address

Clarence Supervisor Patrick Casilio highlighted the town’s financial strength and its ongoing redevelopment of the Main Street corridor during his State of the Town address on Thursday.  More...

Blueberry farm to stay put for now as Town Board tables plan for estate homes

For more than five years, the Clarence blueberry U-pick farm that has been a part of the property at 5685 Shimerville Road has grown exponentially as scores of residents descend upon the rows of blueberry bushes each summer.  More...

Local News

Schneiderman announces collection bins now disclose charitable purposes

New York Attorney General Eric T. More...

Church’s concert series to continue on Jan. 28

Crossroads Lutheran Church will hold its next selection in the Community Concert Series at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 28, at the church, 4630 Main St. More...

Town prepares for Eastern Hills’ future with creation of new zoning district

The Clarence Town Board, in preparation for a future redevelopment of the Eastern Hills Mall site, amended the town code at its Jan. More...

Police Blotter

Counterfeit money transaction leads to lockup

Saturday, Jan. 13   Deputies were called to a disturbance on Main Street. A woman reported that her boyfriend had choked her and then shoved her to the ground. The man was arrested on Jan. 18.  More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

I, for one, am terribly concerned with the unbridled growth that seems to be occurring in Clarence. I am very concerned that the infrastructure is incapable of handling this type of excessive growth. More...

Education

School Brief

Gretchen Weiss, a freshman at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, made the dean's high honor list for the fall semester for obtaining a GPA of 3.7 or higher.   More...

Sports

Hockey team tops OP for first league win

Clarence’s hockey team broke through for its Federation Division I victory Saturday, exploding for three third-period goals to take down Orchard Park at the Northtown Center by a 4-1 count. More...

Layoff between meets ends for indoor track program

After a long wait between competitions for many of the team members, Clarence’s boys and girls indoor track squads were able to make a successful return to Houghton College Saturday with their participation in the Section V vs. More...

ECIC records fall as rifle squad hands Lancaster year’s first loss

Clarence’s rifle team not only handed Lancaster its first loss of the season Thursday, but the Red Devils broke three ECIC records in the process.  More...

Business

Rebel Ride offers indoor cycling, strength training

Three months ago, a new cycling studio opened in Western New York. More...

Picone Construction to be honored as Large Business of the Year

The Bee will profile the 2018 award recipients recognized by the Clarence Chamber of Commerce.  The awards are given for “Citizen, Business, Organization and Lifetime Achiever” who reside, work or volunteer in the Town of Clarence.&n More...

Daemen initiates college rescue squad

Daemen College has established the institution’s first-ever campus rescue squad, a student-run volunteer group that will provide emergency medical services to the college community.  More...


Clarence Special Events 2018
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