Weekly Feature



April 7, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Easter treats

Dominick Halper, left, and Sophia Rosso, both 3, take part in the search during the Kiwanis Club Easter Egg Hunt Saturday at Clarence Town Park. More...

Paladino officially enters gubernatorial race

Buffalo businessman Carl Paladino is “mad as hell.” And he isn’t going to take it anymore. More...

Chamber holding not–for–profit workshop

The Clarence Chamber of Commerce is presenting a free workshop for not-for-profits at 7 p.m. Monday, May 10, at the Clarence Public Library, 3 Town Place.   More...

Editorials

Use common sense when dialing 911

Bee Editorial

One type of call almost guaranteed to be listed in the police blotter each week is a 911 hang-up call. Often children are playing with the phone, or someone accidentally misdials. More...

Spindle items

• THE BEE ON THE WEB — Effective this week, The Clarence Bee is now available on the Internet. More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago   April 9, 1885   More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

(Editor’s note: Call The Bee at 632-0390 and record a one-minute comment on our Bee Heard line. It gives readers an opportunity to comment quickly and candidly on items of local or regional interest. More...

Sports

Boys lacrosse buries Canisius in opener

A dominant showing offensively led to a quick 4-0 lead and cemented the outcome early as Clarence’s boys lacrosse team made an early statement last Wednesday with its 13-0 season-opening win over Canisius.   More...

BOYS LACROSSE SCHEDULE

Date Opponent Time 4-7 Lockport 5 p.m. 4-9 at St. Joe’s 5 p.m. 4-12 at Lancaster 5 p.m. More...

Despite smaller roster, girls lax ready to make noise

Don’t be surprised if Clarence’s girls lacrosse team plays like it has something to prove this year — with that something being that numbers can be deceiving.   More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Storybook art classes planned at bookstore Preschoolers are invited to a storybook art class from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. every Thursday at Monkey See, Monkey Do...Children’s Bookstore, 9060 Main St., Clarence. More...

Business

Advice on renting commercial property

My son, Ryan; his partner, Joe Diati; and I spent most of March looking at Clarence commercial office space. This was a new experience for me. The last time I rented commercial space was more than 19 years ago, and the market has really changed. More...

Store offering Teacher V.I.P. shopping

From April 15 to 18, dressbarn, a national women’s apparel retailer, will host Teacher V.I.P. (Very Indulgent Party) events at stores throughout the country, including at the Clarence location at Eastgate Plaza, 5043 Transit Road.   More...

inLighten to relocate headquarters

Depew business inLighten, an industry leader in the field of digital media communications, has agreed to purchase a 45,000-square-foot facility at 9645 Wehrle Drive in Clarence. More...

Ethics Committee holds town employees accountable

Employees of the Town of Clarence are familiar with its Ethics Committee, but other residents may not be, according to chairperson Debra Fine. More...

Concert Association sets schedule, hopes for support

Clarence Concert Association’s productions draw crowds of more than a thousand to the Town Park each summer. Adults lounge in their lawn chairs and children frolic on the playground. More...

Williamsville schools project tax levy to increase 1.91 percent

Following more than $2 million in budget cuts earlier this month, the Williamsville Central School District is estimating a tax levy increase of 1.9 percent for the $159,291,824 preliminary 2010-11 spending plan. More...

St. Mary’s hosting community forum on suicide prevention

In response to the increase in teen suicides, both locally and nationally, St. More...

District has funds to cope with midyear cuts — for now

School districts in New York are facing the delay of $2.1 billion in state funding scheduled to arrive on March 31, now postponed until June 1.   More...

Planning Board to meet

Wednesday, April 7   6:30 p.m. — Work session   • Roll call, update on pending items, zoning reports, committee reports, miscellaneous   7:30 p.m. — Agenda Items   Approval of minutes   More...

Local News

Photo

AARDVARK LARK — Jeff Musial of Nickel City Reptiles and Exotics displays an aardvark to children at Eastern Hills Preschool. More...

Brothers of Mercy Campus Foundation to host gala

The Brothers of Mercy Campus Foundation Advisory Board will host the ninth annual Caritas Awards Dinner at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 13, at Salvatore’s Italian Gardens, 6461 Transit Road at Genesee Street in Depew.   More...

Senior Center slates raffle, BBQ for April 10

The Clarence Senior Center will hold a Basket Raffle and Krolick’s chicken or rib barbecue from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 10, at 4600 Thompson Road, Clarence. More...

Police Blotter

Employee thwarts vacuum thief

(Editor’s note: The Bee’s police blotter is a sampling of unusual, sometimes humorous calls received by the New York State Police and Erie County Sheriff’s Department. More...

Obituaries

Death Notices

BOSARD, Mary C. (nee Ricotta), formerly of the Clarence area, died Saturday, March 20, 2010. She is survived by her sons, Paul, Gregory, David and Mark; daughter, Joanne Braun; five grandchildren; and brother, Frank Ricotta. More...

Lifestyles

Calling 911

The good, the bad, the wacky and the weird

I t’s possible: Police dispatchers may hear weirder stories than people working in a newsroom. More...

Senior Center to hold raffle, barbecue

Clarence Senior Center will hold a Basket Raffle and Krolick’s Chicken or Rib Barbecue on Saturday, April 10, at the Clarence Senior Center, 4600 Thompson Road. The doors open at 11 a.m., and the drawing will begin at 2 p.m. More...

Appreciate value of compliments

We are a few days past the joyous celebration of Easter — a time to celebrate the new life offered through the resurrected Christ Jesus. For many, Easter signals the end of denying something in our lives during the season of Lent. More...

Entertainment

Concerts

thurs. 8 .Experimental synthpop noise rockers Xiu Xiu featuring Jamie Stewart, Ches Smith and Angela Seo, with special guest Tune Yards, 8 p.m. Thursday, April 8 at the Mohawk Place, 47 E. Mohawk Place, Buffalo; $. 855-3931, www. themohawkplace. More...

Live Local in WNY

thurs. 8 . Down to the Roots — 10 p.m., Allen Street Hardware Cafe, 245 Allen St., Buffalo; $. 882-8843, www.allenstreethardwarec afe.com . The Bravuras — 8 p.m., Flying Turtles Bar & Grill, 1641 Military Road, Kenmore; $. More...

Symphonic

fri. 9 . Bohemian Rhapsody — The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra featuring violinist Michael Ludwig, under the baton of JoAnn Falletta. Works include Mozart’s “S ymphony No. More...


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