Weekly Feature



October 27, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

District works to provide safe, welcoming environment

For the past several weeks, bright yellow mums tucked alongside summer’s fading greenery were visible from my office window. More...

Continuing on our conservative course in financially troubled waters

My 2011 tentative budget continues our conservative course that has enabled us to not become addicted to growth to balance our budgets. We continue to keep spending within inflation while preparing for the future. More...

Exercise your right to vote Nov. 2

I think it’s safe to say that this is not a normal election year here in New York State. More...

Police Blotter

Alleged burglar damages drywall

(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

DONATELLI, Genevieve (nee Slazyk), of East Amherst, died Saturday, Oct. 23, 2010. She is survived by her daughter, Deanna Donatelli; parents, Anna and John Slazyk; and friends, Julia and Marvin Barberich. More...

Beulah M. Drachenberg, sewed shoes

Beulah “Bea” M. Drachenberg (nee Woodrich), 76, of Clarence Center, died Friday, Oct. 22, 2010, at her daughter’s home in Middlesex, N.Y.   Mrs. Drachenberg was born May 2, 1934, in Alabama, N.Y. More...

Lifestyles

WNY women raise money for Children’s Hospital

Before 6-year-old Jennifer went into surgery at Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo, someone gave her a big, stuffed teddy bear she would later name Snuggles. More...

CLARENCE PUBLIC LIBRARY

Preschool Classes More...

Town of Clarence YOUTH BUREAU

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: 741-8257 More...

Business

Community News

Bank of Akron employees and customers joined the fight against heart disease on Oct. 8. Employees dressed down in exchange for a donation to Lee Jeans National Denim Day foundation. A total of $342 was raised to help with breast cancer research. More...

Mall-O-Ween Extravaganza to benefit food pantry

Eastern Hills Mall will once again be providing safe and free trick-or-treating at the Mall-O-Ween Extravaganza from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28. More...

Clarence Eye Care keeps patients seeing clearly

Clarence Eye Care uses the latest equipment and technology to treat patients, according to Dr. David P. Bartels, one of four optometrists in the practice. More...

State Senate, congressional races on Nov. 2 ballot

While there are no town races in this year’s general election, Clarence voters can cast their ballots from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 2, in county, state and congressional races.   Incumbent Michael H. More...

County Library System prepares for cuts in funding

Expected cuts in county funding to the Buffalo and Erie County Library System would have an impact on every branch, including Clarence.   (See editorial on page four)   More...

Board members call for salary reductions

The Clarence Town Board met for a budget hearing on Thursday that grew acrimonious at times.   Several councilmen accused each other of lying, and profanities were used. More...

Local News

IN COSTUME —

IN COSTUME — Lindsey Chalmers, left, and Chuck Zimmerman, both 7-year-old Clarence residents, find their spots during a game of musical chairs at Halloween in the Park Saturday in the Clarence T More...

On the Campus

Patricia DiVita of Clarence, is a member of the Delta Zeta sorority at Ashland University. She is the daughter of Betsy and Richard DiVita and is majoring in physical education. More...

Chris Lee Congress, District 26

R, I, C As someone who spent his career in the private sector, I first ran for Congress in 2008 to grow Western New York and shrink Washington. More...

Letters to the Editor

Bee special section story misleading

Your newspaper ran a supplement titled “Parenting” in the last week of August. I am addressing what I thought to be an error in judgment on the part of your staff. More...

Feature story rekindled memories

Never have I enjoyed an article so as the one published recently in the Bee Newspapers’ supplement, Life After 50, about the life and times of accordion player Henry Chimes, written by Naomi Spencer.   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...

Sports

Football team opens playoffs with shutout

With the stakes higher than they’ve been all season, Clarence’s football team responded with more of the same Friday night as the Red Devils blanked Lockport, 35-0, in a Section VI Class AA Federation quarterfinal.   More...

Girls soccer team enters postseason riding big win’s positive momentum

Clarence’s girls soccer team closed out ECIC Division I play on a positive note last Tuesday when the Lady Red Devils downed league rival Lancaster, 3-1, to take sole possession of third place in the regular-season standings.   More...

Sports brief

Clarence resident Richard Sherry Sr., 79, recently recorded his first-ever hole in one when he fired an ace on the par-three 16th hole at Dande Farms County Club in Akron. Sherry used a six-iron for his shot.   More...

Entertainment

Holiday

thurs. 28  Mall-O-Ween Extravaganza — Event for area children of all ages that provides trick-or-treating bags, candy, store coupons and prizes. More...

Special Events

thurs. 28  Wellness Walk — 10 a.m.-12 noon at the Tifft Nature Preserve, 1200 Fuhrmann Blvd., Buffalo; $. 896-5200, www.sciencebuff.org/tifft_nature_preserv e.php fri. More...

Performance

now-sun. 31  Dralion — (Pronounced Dra-lee-on) Cirque du Soleil’s newest show is a fusion of Chinese circus traditions and the Cirque’s avant-garde style, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday; 3:30 p.m. More...


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