Weekly Feature



July 20, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Town Board sees issues with several permit renewal applications

With a number of temporary conditional permit applications up for renewal, the Town Board picked out a handful of applicants to present details of their requests at the July 13 meeting. More...

Editorials

Bee Editorial

Well-funded research is critical for autism treatment

People who refer to “autism” today, whether they know it or not, are generally referring to Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), which is a brain-based disorder characterized by social communication challenges and restricted repetitive behavi More...

Spindle items

ST. MARY’S PICNIC — In 1849, the St. Mary Swormville parish community gathered for the first parish picnic, preparing chowder and celebrating friendships. More...

‘Sunny Jim’ Sherman was a noteworthy VP pick

American vice presidents are famous for not being famous. Most reside in anonymity, and those who ran with a defeated presidential candidate are even more easily forgotten. More...

Education

Clarence student awarded NYWEA scholarship

Cecelia R. Martin, of Clarence, was awarded a $2,500 NYWEA scholarship from the New York Water Environment Association, a statewide nonprofit organization of water quality management professionals. More...

Sports

Patterson runs away with top female athlete honor

Running has been in Clarence senior-to-be Katrina Patterson’s blood since the day she was born. More...

Publish sports scores in The Bee

Anyone wishing to have their teams’ sports results published in The Bee can do so by filling out forms at www.beenews.com/sports-form, or by e-mailing them directly to sports reporter Jason Nadolinski at jnadolinski@beenews.com. More...

Girls varsity hoops drops first game in Amherst Summer League action

Clarence’s varsity girls basketball team recently lost its first game in Amherst Summer League play at Clearfield Recreation Center when it fell to Williamsville South, 28-23. More...

What's Going On

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

Interfaith prayer service scheduled More...

Entertainment

Theatre

fri. 22 & sat. 23 Kindertransport — As part of Fostering the Future and presented by the Buffalo Academy for Visual and Performing Arts Department of Theatre Arts, 7 p.m. Friday, July 22, and 2 p.m. More...

Performance

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Live Local in WNY

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Through music, a voice found

When the family dog passed away, seven of the eight children in the Law household shared a collective moment of catharsis. They reminisced, laughed and cried together, mitigating the pain caused by the loss. (See editorial on page four) More...

Santiago named new OP Senior Center director

Debbie Santiago, who serves as the program coordinator at the Clarence Senior Center, is set to become just the second director of the Orchard Park Senior Center in its 20-year history. More...

Notice regarding Dirt Cheap TV Insert

Great deals in this week's Dirt Cheap TV insert

NOTICE: The Dirt Cheap TV insert titled Christmas in July in this week's Bee Newspaper lists a DJI Phantom for $159.99. Due to an error it does not include a camera. More...

Local News

Corwin to not seek fifth term in Assembly

Assemblywoman Jane L. Corwin has declared she will not seek a fifth two-year term in Albany. More...

Norris announces Assembly run

Following last week’s announcement that Assemblywoman Jane Corwin had decided not to seek re-election to the state Assembly, Lockport resident Michael Norris announced his candidacy to fill the vacancy in the 144th District. More...

Cazenovia’s fifth annual ‘Recovery Day’ will celebrate, educate at new location

Cazenovia Recovery Systems Inc. has existed since 1981. The 501(c)(3) nonprofit was founded by Bill O’Connor in South Buffalo as a culmination of his vision to assist those battling addiction return to a structured life. More...

Police Blotter

Convicted felon found with guns in residence

Saturday, July 9 • A 20-year-old woman was charged with petit larceny after she was detained at Eastern Hills Mall for alleged shoplifting. She was released on an appearance ticket pending arraignment. More...

Lifestyles

Couple mark 50 years of marriage

Georgette and Mickey Christy of Williamsville will be celebrating their golden wedding anniversary on July 23, 2016. Mickey Christy married the former Georgette Stephen on July 23, 1966, in Buffalo. More...

Clarence Public Library Calendar of Activities

Preschool Story Time A preschool story program will take place at 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday. The dates of the program will include July 26 and Aug. 2 and 9. Registration began June 28. More...

STAR WARS NIGHT

Bisons prepare for

The second half of the season is under way for the Buffalo Bisons, and with it comes an array of exciting promotional events. A fan favorite is the ninth annual Star Wars Night, which will take place at Coca-Cola Field on Saturday, July 23. More...

Business

Clarence Insurance Service celebrates 30 years in business

Clarence Insurance Service will be celebrating 30 years in the Buffalo area with a customer appreciation event scheduled from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 27. The event will be located at the Clarence Insurance Service office at 8330 Main St. More...

Events

SCORE to hold recruitment open house More...

Fourth annual Hollow Fest a hit

Once again, Hollow Fest was a huge hit with the local community, and I wanted to thank all of the volunteers and businesses that contributed to making it a great event. More...


Clarence Special Events 2016
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