Weekly Feature



October 20, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Renovated Convention Center a great attraction

I was honored to speak at the grand opening of the newly remodeled Buffalo Niagara Convention Center on Oct. 4. More...

Stop Medicaid’s wasteful spending, fraud and abuse

The Empire State’s Medicaid services cost $52 billion per year — more than any other state. It’s no wonder many deem our Medicaid system to be the “Cadillac” of all programs. More...

Paladino is the most entertaining and dysfunctional candidate ever

I dare any of you to go into a restaurant, tavern, hair salon or grocery store and find someone who can argue with this statement: Carl Paladino is the most entertaining candidate to run for public office in the history of New York State. 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...

Lifestyles

Clarence Recreation and Youth Bureau to host ‘Halloween in the Park’

s nakes, spiders and bugs are a few of the creepy crawlers children can discover at the spooky, although not too spooky, “Halloween in the Park” event at Main Street Town Park. More...

Library has action-packed October schedule

October is one of the busiest months at our library and especially for the Friends of the Clarence Library. First and foremost is the book sale.   More...

Bee Weddings & Engagements

Stockwell-Chirayath   Anita and Harry Stockwell of Clarence Center announce the engagement of their daughter, Karen Ann Stockwell, to Robert Thomas Chirayath, son of Gerry and John Chirayath of Tonawanda.   More...

Entertainment

Theater

thurs. 21  Buffalo Zings! Hot, Tedium & Wild! — An origi Company production that roasts local headlines and the people behind them, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays; 2:30 p.m. Sundays through Sunday, Oct. More...

Film/Video

thurs. 21-sun. 24  Buffalo Screamfest — Buffalo’s first horror film festival featuring four days of shorts, features and documentaries from around the world. More...

Special Events

thurs. 21  8th Annual Harvest of Hope — Fundraiser benefiting The Western New York chapter of the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s ALS Research Program, 6:30 More...

Schools required to revise policies on harassment, discrimination

Legislation recently signed by Gov. David Paterson requires school districts to revise their codes of conduct and training programs for employees to address issues of harassment and discrimination, according to Clarence Superintendent Thomas Coseo. More...

Mall-O-Ween offers free trick-or-treating, assists food pantry

Mall-O-Ween is one of the staple events at Eastern Hills Mall, drawing thousands who enjoy its trick-or-treating, costume contests and other activities.   The free Mall-O-Ween Extravaganza is planned from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. More...

Local News

Political News

A fundraiser for Erie County Legislator Ray Walter, R,C,I-Amherst/Clarence/Cheektowaga, will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 24, at Brennan's Bowery Bar and Restaurant, 4401 Transit Road, near Main Street, Clarence. More...

Community News

Halloween Trick or Treat night for the Town of Clarence will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 31.   More...

New band promotes clean songs, positive message

A new pop/rock band — An American Skyline — with members from Clarence, Lancaster, Cheektowaga and Amherst, is cutting a path through the local music scene with its friendly lyrics and accessible sound.   More...

Letters to the Editor

McLeod provides court with integrity

As Election Day looms, the right decision regarding the seat for Erie County Court judge is imperative. Judge James A. W. McLeod proves to be a worthy candidate through his experience, integrity and promise of social justice.   More...

Hollow properties in need of care

I want to start out by thanking business owner Karen Dentinger of Dkd. Studio for voicing her desire to see change in Clarence Hollow. More...

Police Blotter

Blotter Man reports seeing UFO on Main Street

(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...

Sports

Boys volleyball team breaks OP curse

Clarence’s boys volleyball team has struggled quite a bit against Orchard Park in the recent past, which made the Red Devils’ 25-22, 23-25, 27-25 victory over the Quakers in the championship game of Orchard Park’s Invitational Tour More...

Sports brief

Clarence’s girls JV soccer team came away from its last road game of the season last Wednesday with a 2-1 win over West Seneca West. More...

HIGH SCHOOL SP O RT S SCOREBOARD

Football: def. West Seneca West 48-21 Boys soccer: def. St. Francis 3-0, def. West Seneca West 6-1 Girls soccer: def. West Seneca West 2-1, def. More...

What's Going On

What’s Going On

Blood drives planned at mall Blood drives for Upstate New York Transplant Services will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays, Oct. 18 and 25, and Fridays, Oct. 22 and 29; and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays, Oct. More...

Business

Wild Horse Wine and Spirits offers friendly service, wide selection

Judy Vogel opened Wild Horse Wine and Spirits during the third week in July.   The location at 9648 Transit Road, Suite 600, was previously the home of another liquor store. More...

How to hold effective, creative board meetings

Generally people will work better as a team if they are relaxed and comfortable with the surrounding environment and comfortable with each other. More...

Giftology to open at Eastern Hills Mall

Eastern Hills Mall continues to expand its retail mix by welcoming Giftology, a specialty retailer that offers brand-name, high-end gifts and collectibles. More...


Clarence Special Events 2018
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