Weekly Feature



May 12, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Board holds budget hearing, considers changes to speaker policy ‘‘

The 2010-11 Clarence school budget will be up for public vote on Tuesday, May 18, and Superintendent Thomas Coseo said the district’s charge is to maintain high quality education while keeping costs affordable. More...

Editorials

Bee Editorial

Archiving tweets means dumbing down journalism

At the risk of compounding the senior generation’s reputation for old fogyness, here’s a warning about the latest virus of so-called social networking that is infecting American journalism. More...

Spindle items

• NEW LICENSE PLATES — You may have noticed New York State license plates of a different color recently. But contrary to Gov. More...

Prescription discounts available to all county residents

Tens of thousands of Erie County residents in every community should have now received discount prescription drug cards from ProAct Inc. More...

Police Blotter

Blotter Ghost-hunting youths dispersed by police

(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 Notice

HOUSEMAN, Daniel L., of Clarence, died Wednesday, April 28, 2010. He is survived by his wife, Ann; sons, Daniel, Philip and Bruce; daughters, Julie Kile and Katja Fischer; four grandchildren; father, the Rev. More...

Sports

Hilbert seeks women’s hoops coach

Hilbert College is currently seeking a head women’s basketball coach to guide the team starting with the 2010-11 season. More...

Softball team suffers season’s first loss

Hits by Hamburg’s first two batters of the game proved to be all the Lady Bulldogs would need to do something that no other team had done before last Friday — defeat Clarence’s softball team.   More...

Summer sports camps slated

Lacrosse, soccer and basketball players interested on working on their skills over the summer will be able to do so thanks to some upcoming sports camps.   Lacrosse   More...

Business

Events

BNSME plans ‘Entrepalooza 2010’   in Niagara Falls   More...

Y generation, college students urged to Invisionit

When seeking the right career path, an individual’s personality matters. More...

Business News

The Training Edge combines practical street self-defense, Muay Thai kickboxing and conditioning to allow participants to burn up to 800 calories per class. More...

Planning process being evaluated

The Clarence Planning Board is analyzing the entire land-use process at the direction of the Town Board.   More...

Flower power

Sterling Rung of Clarence searches for a Mother’s Day gift Saturday at Bison Nursery. More...

Local News

MEET THE CANDIDATES

Jonathan A. LaVell Trustee Clarence District More...

NOT JUST A STROLL

NOT JUST A STROLL — Scott and Darlene Aquilino of Williamsville, with son, Casey, 4, and Joshua Szymanski, 3, participate in Walk For The World starting at the Clarence Soccer Center Saturday. More...

Plant sale, auction, soil testing planned for May 19

The Garden Friends of Clarence will hold its Perennial Plant Sale and Auction on Wednesday, May 19.   The plant sale is from noon to 6 p.m., followed by the auction at 6:30 p.m., at the Clarence Town Park large pavilion, 10405 Main St. More...

Letters to the Editor

Scholarship night is successful

The Clarence Women's Club hosted it's 47th annual scholarship card and game night. Once again the Clarence community came out with tremendous support. More...

Residents urged to visit restaurant

Go to the Akron House Restaurant. We recently celebrated a 70th birthday there, and the entire experience was outstanding. More...

Bee Heard

Bee call:

(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...

Education

On the Campus

Melissa Rogers of Clarence was inducted into Omicron Delta Kappa at Moving-Up Day ceremonies held recently at St. Lawrence University. Rogers is a graduate of Clarence High School.   More...

Lifestyles

Living gluten-free: the life of a celiac

Jackie Bates couldn’t figure out why her daughter, Stephanie, never gained weight as a baby, got migraines at 8 years old and iron deficiency as a teenager, dropped to 98 pounds — many thought she was either anorexic or bulimic — an More...

Healthy Living Exposition coming to Buffalo Bills Field House

T he fourth annual Buffalo Wellfest — Western New York’s largest healthy-living exposition — will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 15, at the   Buffalo Bills Field House, 1 Bills   Drive, Orchard Park. More...

S enio r New s

The Clarence Senior Center is located at 4600 Thompson Road. For information on any programs, call 633-5138.   “The mission of Clarence Senior Citizens Inc. More...

Entertainment

Family Activities

thurs. 13  After School Escape — A one-hour program for kids in grades K-5 featuring a different, fun outdoor activity each week, 4:30 p.m. Thursday, May 13 at Reinstein Woods, 77 Honorine Dr., Depew; Free - No registration required. More...

Speakers

thurs. 13  Tulips in Bloom, Keukenhof Gardens — Slide presentation of Tulipmania and Tulip Heaven in Holland by Dr. B.G. Flickinger, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 13 at the Saturn Club, 977 Delaware Ave., Buffalo; $. 592-3907 fri. More...

Special Events

fri. 14  Christian Music Summit — A two day international conference offering more than 120 workshops for Christian musicians, audio-visual technicians and church staffers, 7 p.m. More...


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