Weekly Feature



November 17, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Woman preserving family history

Donna Daniels enjoys researching the activities of her illustrious ancestors, visiting places important to their history and keeping records of relevant information. More...

Editorials

Public hearing on budget a success

I want to thank each of the more than 400 individuals who came to County Hall on Nov. 10 to tell us their thoughts on the Proposed 2011 Erie County Budget. There has not been a turnout this large in recent memory for a public hearing. More...

Working together, our voices will be heard in Albany

I am humbled by the overwhelming support from the voters of the 61st Senate District to represent them in the State Senate for a second term. More...

Solving state’s problems starts with viable plan for fiscal stability

I don’t believe I would receive any major objections from my readers if were to state that one of the most frustrating tendencies of our elected officials in Albany is their insistence on pushing policies that have no hope of success. More...

Police Blotter

Cans of whipped cream get teenager in trouble

(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

John W. Hastings, longtime purchasing manager

John W. Hastings, 87, of Clarence, died Monday, Nov. 8, 2010, at Millard Fillmore Hospital. Mr. Hastings was born May 27, 1923, in St. Johnsbury, Vt. He served in the Army Air Corps during World War II in the South Pacific. More...

Sophie M. Ulicki, longtime employee at M&T Bank

Sophie M. Ulicki, 98, of Amherst, died Monday, Nov. 8, 2010, at the Weinberg Campus after a short illness.   Mrs. Ulicki was born in Buffalo and graduated from Corpus Christi elementary and high school.   She was a member of SS. More...

Lifestyles

Friends group offering ways to assist library

Thanks to all who participated in the Book and Bake Sale last month. Special thanks to Ray Walter for his delicious sausage and hot dog roast and to Mike Stafford, who is our “go-to guy” whenever we have a function. More...

CLARENCE PUBLIC LIBRARY

CALENDAR of ACTIVITIES

Preschool Classes More...

Bee Senior News

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...

Business

Try giving a gift forward this year

It is the holiday season, and people begin their shopping quests, some earlier than others. Pressure and stress hits all of us in some way or another. What should I buy for him, her or for them? More...

Credit union wins award

Clarence Community & Schools Federal Credit Union has been honored with a 2010 Desjardins Youth Financial Education Award. More...

Business News

NOCO Express Stores will donate 10 cents from every cup of Nickel City Roast Coffee sold in-store throughout November and December to the Food Bank of Western New York. More...

Empire State Games are back on

EXCLUSIVE TO THE WEB

As of Thursday afternoon, it has been reported that the Winter Empire State Games will be held in Lake Placid as planned. More...

Special education report heard by board

During the annual special education report to the Clarence Board of Education, members heard that there has been a slight increase of students in need of services, with a current total of 689 throughout the district.   More...

Resident helping form new church

A meeting was held on Saturday to discuss the formation of a new church in the Clarence area.   Clarence resident Juhree Polkowski said Christ Lutheran Church will be affiliated with the North American Lutheran Church.   More...

Local News

On the Campus

Jamie Marfurt, of Clarence, has enrolled at the University of Rochester.   More...

HONORING VETERANS

HONORING VETERANS — Jacque Georger, commander of Clarence American Legion Post 838, speaks during Veterans Day ceremonies Thursday at the Town Park Clubhouse, while past commander Neil Struebing More...

League of Women Voters seek gift wrappers

The League of Women Voters of Buffalo Niagara is currently recruiting volunteer wrappers for its Holiday Gift Wrap booth at the Eastern Hills Mall for the upcoming holiday season. More than 300 volunteers are needed.   More...

Letters to the Editor

Community rallied for race fundraiser

To friends and the community in Clarence, I wanted to express our appreciation for the support and encouragement everyone gave at the 5K race/walk fundraiser on Oct. 30 for our neighbor Laura Friend.   More...

Walter column misleading

Legislator Walter blames unfunded mandates for creating a burden that “cannot” be assumed by taxpayers, necessitating cutting jobs and programs. He fails to present all the facts. More...

Supervisor’s image not reality

Last week’s letter to the editor was an illumination of our com- munity’s misperception of the supervisor’s accomplishments. 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

New Era men’s baseball team defends World Series crown

Team New Era men’s baseball team returned to Phoenix, Ariz., to defend its 2009 national championship at the 2010 Men’s Senior Baseball League World Series and didn’t disappoint, winning its second consecutive national championship More...

Sports brief

The Clarence Mustangs Squirt Major hockey team has opened the 2010-11 hockey season 9-5-3 behind strong contributions from forwards Ethan Kirbis, Angelo Camillieri, Anthony Angelo, Ryan McFadden, Brett Hull, Alexander Scarozza, David Cosentino, N More...

Rush-Henrietta QB crushes Red Devils’ state title dreams

Clarence football coach Tom Goddard knew going into Saturday’s Class AA Far West Regional that Rush-Henrietta quarterback Ashton Broyld was going to be a handful — unfortunately, no one in the Red Devils’ camp had an idea just how 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, Nov. 22 and 29; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays, Nov. 20 and 27; and 11 to 5 p.m. Fridays, Nov. More...

Entertainment

Theater

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Special Events

fri. 19 - Sun. 21  Kenan Arts Council’s Holiday Gift Show — Featuring 48 quality artisans, 5-9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 19; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20; and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. More...

Concerts

thurs. 18 The reigning king of blues, B.B. King, performs at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 18 at Shea’s Performing Arts Center, 646 Main St., Buffalo; $. More...


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