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June 22, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Bee Editorial

Underage drinking parties can have consequences

With the first days of summer in the books, the season for barbecues, picnics and graduations is upon us. Summer is a time filled with backyard barbecues, family picnics and graduation parties. More...

Spindle items

DAY IN THE PARK — From 1 to 5 p.m. More...

Summer camping trips can be pricey adventures

Summer arrived in Western New York this week with ample humidity, not enough rain to keep lawns green and exciting major league baseball developments. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

I live on Goodrich near the four corners, and I want to ask the person who lets their dog out to go poop in my backyard to please stop doing this. I am tired of cleaning up someone else’s dog’s poop in my yard. More...

Education

School News

Madeleine N. Ruff, a resident of Clarence, and John F. Faso, a resident of Clarence Center, have both been recently named to the Dean's List at Boston University for the Spring semester. More...

Sports

2016 All-Bee Softball

First Team’s majority reached state playoffs

Great teams typically comprise great players, and the 2016 All-Bee Softball Team is no exception. More...

State semifinalist Depew’s Seelig tabbed All-Bee Coach of the Year

Sometimes, for a coach, the toughest thing to do is to make a strategic or lineup change, even if things aren’t going as well as planned. More...

Depew’s Karsen Cotton repeats as All-Bee Pitcher of the Year

Karsen Cotton has built quite the reputation among softball circles near and far over the past few years. More...

What's Going On

Clarence Public Library Calendar of Events

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...

What's Going On

Plein Air Fun Art Festival slated 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...

Plan killed for driveway at Wolter’s Plaza

Crossing two lanes of opposing traffic may not be the ideal situation to turn left out of Wolter’s Plaza, but for now, it’s the safest and most effective way of doing so. More...

Mixed-use project near St. Mary’s school moves forward

The Planning Board granted a preliminary concept review at its June 15 meeting to a proposed mixed-use project at 6855 Transit Road. More...

Town gears up for Day in the Park

The event itself lasts only 11 hours. But Bob Altieri of the Clarence Lions Club and chairperson of this year’s Day in the Park, knows that planning for the annual affair is a year-round proposition. More...

Local News

Rath to host fundraiser for reading garden

Erie County Legislator Edward Rath, III will host a Hot Dog Roast Fundraiser to benefit the Clarence Public Library’s ongoing efforts to create a Children’s Reading Garden. More...

Town Board Agenda

7 p.m. Wednesday, June 22

Agenda Items 1. Public Hearing at 7:20 p.m. More...

At G.A. Family Services, endings and beginnings often intersect

On a Wednesday evening, last month, potential foster parents gathered with current foster parents and the staff of G.A. Family Services to hold a graduation ceremony full of moments of shared knowledge and emotion. More...

Letters to the Editor

Town swimming pool now open

The Clarence town swimming pool is now open. That means summer is here. What a thrill it is to swim in the crystal clear, sparkling water with the sun shining from above. More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

FINCH, Shannon L., of Clarence, died Wednesday, June 8, 2016. She is survived by her father, Eric, and one daughter, Kaitlyn Krause. Memorial services were held Monday, June 20, at the Shepard Bros. Funeral Home, 10690 Main St., Clarence. More...

Lifestyles

CRAFT CRUISERS

...a hot summer attraction

With all of the exciting summertime activities in Western New York, there is one that stands out because it combines two hobbies that many people enjoy: bike riding and drinking. More...

Day in the Park scheduled for June 25

The town’s “Day in the Park” will be held on Saturday, June 25, at Town Park on Main Street. St. Paul’s Episcopal Church will have a basket raffle. Ticket sales start at 11 a.m., and drawings will begin around 6 p.m. More...

CLERGY COLUMN

The significance of ‘ordinary time’

We are in the season of the church year that is often called “ordinary time.” It’s also known as the season after Pentecost. More...

Business

Public Notices

— LEGAL NOTICE —220 JEC BUFFALO, LLC Articles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on May19, 2016. Office in Erie County. SSNY is the designated agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be More...

AAA Insurance Named Auto Insurance Brand of the Year

AAA Insurance has earned “Brand of the Year” status in the auto insurance category, according to the 2016 Harris Poll EquiTrend study. More...

Events

Networking event offered for young professionals More...


Clarence Special Events 2016
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