Weekly Feature

March 22, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Represent your cause with respect at meetings

While we admire the passion of residents at area town and school board meetings, we believe it is important for the public to understand the etiquette in speaking at government meetings. More...

Spindle items

SENIOR CITIZENS PROM — Clarence High School will hold its 20th annual Senior Citizens’ Prom from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 3, in the school cafeteria. More...

Laws from long ago overlooked White House accountability

America, and New York State in particular, have both been known for outdated, unenforceable laws. We should heed the words of President Ronald Reagan. More...

Sports

First teamers boast elite-level talent

All-Bee Boys Hockey

The 2016-17 All-Bee Boys Hockey Team is not short on elite talent.  This year’s squad includes a pair of forwards who led their divisions in scoring, a forward and a defenseman who won a state championship, a defenseman who had a plus/minu More...

Kenmore West’s Roszak voted Coach of the Year

When Rob Roszak saw the other nominees for 2016-17 All-Bee Boys Hockey Coach of the Year, he thought there was no way he was going to win.  But Roszak, in his second year as Kenmore West head coach, should give himself a little more credit, as h More...

Marauder defenseman Lalley tabbed Player of the Year

Rich Crozier has coached some elite hockey players in his nine years at St. Joe’s, and senior defenseman Jack Lalley ranks right at the top of the list.  More...

Entertainment

Art

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Performance

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Concerts

fri. 24  INVITE will perform, along with Twin Rivals, Old Ghosts, Treadwalker, Lying in Wait, at 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 24, at Sugar City, 1239 Niagara St., Buffalo; Free. 553-2530, www.buffalosugarcity.org  sat. 25   More...

Library’s Reading Garden eyes June opening

After more than a decade, the Clarence Public Library’s ambition to install a Children’s Reading Garden right outside its walls is finally close to a reality. More...

Local News

Clarence student a winner of state poster contest

The New York State Office of Information Technology Services recently announced the 12 winners of the New York state “Kids Safe Online” Poster Contest. More...

ECC’s Men of Merit to kick off 2017 Speaker Series

Members of SUNY Erie Community College’s Men of Merit Program — established to foster excellence, distinction and integrity in the school’s male African-American, Hispanic and Native American students— will welcome Buffalo Cit More...

News Brief

The Akron-Newstead Rotary Club will hold its Annual Pancake Breakfast Scholarship Fundraiser from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday, April 9 at the Akron Fire Hall, 1 Main Street. More...

Police Blotter

Shadyside Lane resident target of scam

Saturday, March 11 •   The manager of a local auto dealer reported that two of their vehicles stored behind Eastern Hills Mall had windows that had been smashed out.  Sunday, March 12   More...

Obituaries

Nancy J. Pankow, registered nurse

Nancy J. Pankow (nee Lawson), 88, of  Clarence, died Monday, Feb. 27, 2017.  Mrs. Pankow was born in Buffalo on Jan. 27, 1929. She graduated from Mount St. More...

Death Notice

OSTRANDER, Jane F. (nee Kelley), of Clarence, died Saturday, March 18, 2017. Mrs. Ostrander is survived by her husband, James; one child, Paul; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. More...

Lifestyles

Asset preservation program to be held

“Fourteen Ways to Preserve Your Assets with the Medicaid Laws” will be presented at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, April 6, at the Clarence Senior Center, 4600 Thompson Road. More...

Better Student Readers, Leaders

School Districts’ Partnership Producing

When it comes to helping students excel, reading, writing and leadership are priorities for educators in the Sweet Home and Cheektowaga-Sloan school districts, who have recently found that comparing notes on programs and visiting each other’s s More...

What's Going On

Clarence Public Library Calendar of Activities

HOURS: 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. More...

Town of Clarence Youth Bureau

Dawn Kinney - Executive DirectorClifford Trapper - Recreation Department Director10510 Main Street, Clarence Hollow, Clarence, NY 14031Phone: 407-2162 * Fax: 759-7498 More...

Business

Americans feel unsafe with self-driving cars, says AAA

A new report from AAA reveals that the majority of U.S. drivers seek autonomous technologies in their next vehicle, but they continue to fear the fully self-driving car. More...

Events

Professional development series continues   More...

M&T Bank promotes Clarence Center resident in Business Banking Division

Robert C. Wehner, Jr., a Clarence Center resident, has been promoted to group vice president at M&T Bank. More...


Clarence Special Events 2017
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