Weekly Feature



January 17, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

January is a dangerous time for CO poisoning

A ccording to data by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, January is the worst month of the year for carbon monoxide poisoning. More...

Spindle items

CLARENCE UPK PROGRAM — The Clarence School District is anticipating state funding for its 2018-19 Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program.  The UPK classrooms are located in community-based early childhood programs throughout the district.&nb More...

Hollywood got it right with film ‘The Post’

While the recently released film “The Post,” directed by Steven Spielberg, makes a moving statement about the credibility of journalism and the tension of the business world, the first Oscar should go to the prop department.  More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

HAAS, Marilyn L. (nee Loomis), of Clarence, died Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. Mrs. Haas is survived by six children, Richard, Walter, Barbara Margolius, Carolyn Scopelliti, Paul, and Don Duggan-Haas; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. More...

Sports

Boys bowling opens 2018 on three-win streak

Clarence’s boys bowling team kicked off 2018 with a bang, matching its 3-0 record from before the holiday break with a 3-0 mark in the matches it has successfully held since returning from hiatus.  More...

Rifle squad splits in week’s matches

Clarence’s rifle team went 1-1 against the competition last week, cruising to a 1,122-1,040 victory over Holland on Thursday just two days after being edged out by Alden in a heartbreaking 1,129-1,124 decision.  More...

Niagara Frontier 16U Gold places third at Can-Am boys volleyball tournament

Playing in their second club-season tournament in as many weekends, the Niagara Frontier 16U Gold boys volleyball team placed third in a 32-team field at the Can-Am Tournament.  More...

What's Going On

Clarence Public Library Calendar of Activities

Succeeding at your New Year's Resolutions

Come with a goal and leave with a plan. This free workshop, presented by Kate Whitlock, life and career coach, will be offered from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 20. Call 525-5006 or email coaching@katewhitlock.com for more information. More...

Town of Clarence Youth Bureau

Winterfest 2018

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

Business

Lougen brings financial experience to Monarch Wealth Management

Diana Lougen has worked in financial services for a little more than a decade. More...

CHA gears up for plans in 2018

A new year has begun, and it is with great enthusiasm that the Clarence Hollow Board of Directors begins another year making the Hollow a better place to live, work and recreate.  More...

Legislators request extension for permit recertification

Erie County Legislators Ed Rath, Joe Lorigo, Kevin Hardwick and John Mills on Thursday introduced a resolution in the Erie County Legislature asking Gov. More...

Safest aviation year on record due to pilot requirements, say 3407 families

It has been nearly a decade since Colgan Air Flight 3407 crashed in Clarence Center, killing 50 people and igniting a national debate over the need to strengthen aviation safety rules and to advocate for more pilot training.  More...

Clarence soccer star heading to Costa Rica for international tournament

Clarence soccer player Kyle Pollard is already turning heads at the national level, and he has yet to take a high school class. More...

Local News

E. Peter Forrestel II to be recognized as chamber’s 2018 Citizen 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...

Town Board Agenda

6 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 17

Agenda items   1. Public hearing to consider a local law amending the code of the Town of Clarence, Chapter 229 Zoning, to add a Lifestyle Center District as a new zoning class.  More...

News Brief

The Young Miss Buffalo Pageant Scholarship & Enrichment Program is currently accepting applications for the 2018 Young Miss Buffalo Pageant. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

I agree with the caller about the eyes in the sky at Sheridan Hill. My two kids came home with the same story about being intimidated with discipline, saying they are being watched by cameras. More...

Education

School News

Meaghan Milone, daughter of Anthony & Heather Milone of Clarence Center, has been named to the fall 2017 Dean's List at St. John Fisher College. More...

Lifestyles

Clarence Youth Bureau to sponsor Winterfest

This year’s Winterfest, sponsored by the Youth Bureau, will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 28, at Clarence Town Park. Indoor and outdoor activities will be held for all to enjoy, including crafts, face painting, and food. More...

Moving Miracles offers training program for individuals with disabilities

For 20 years, Moving Miracles Dance Studio in West Seneca has served thousands of individuals with developmental disabilities.  More...

CLERGY COLUMN

Joseph was more than mere onlooker

Your task: Think about the Nativity scenes you saw during the Christmas season. Was the Joseph figure standing or kneeling? What about the Mary figure?  More...

Entertainment

Workshops/Classes

thurs. 18   More...

Comedy

thurs. 18   ComedySportz Minor League provides improv training to local residents who have been working hard with their coaches — so come out and see what they’ve learned so far, 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. More...

Symphonic

fri. 19   More...


Clarence Special Events 2018
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