Weekly Feature



January 5, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Saying ‘thanks’ for saving a life

Derek Garner celebrates two birthdays: the day he was born and the day his life was saved.  More...

Staying Fit

STAYING FIT — Instructor Carla Baran, left, and student Joanne Brown go through a workout during a Pilates class held Monday at the Clarence Center United Methodist Church. More...

Editorials

Republican caucus successfully accomplished many goals

The start of a new year gives us an opportunity to reflect on what we have accomplished and the work that lies ahead. More...

Newspapers still valuable to majority of Americans

The future of the print media — specifically newspapers — remains less than clear as the new year dawns. More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago  Jan. 7, 1886   Mr. Joseph Miller, living on Jacob Riegle’s farm, is getting along finely.  At the annual election of the Clarence Lodge, Ancient Order Of United Workmen, held Dec. 30, L.A. More...

Sports

Berghold Electric Bowling League

Team Wins Losses Outcast 279½ 104½ Empire Building Diagnostics 240½ 143½ Fitzsimmons Hydraulics 232 152 Clarence Lanes 222 162 Leather Tech 201½ 182½ J’s Clan Smoke Shop 140½ 243½ Mark Studios 114 270 Hea More...

Sports brief

Clarence’s junior varsity hockey team added two shutouts and a tie to its season tally over the holiday break.  Goalie Matt Salvati shut out Sweet Home last Monday, 4-0, with goals by George Haugato, Anthony Avarello and Ryan Lock (two).&n More...

High School Sports Calendar

Wednesday, January 5 Wrestling: at Hamburg, 6 p.m.   Thursday, January 6 Girls basketball: at Immaculata, 7 p.m. Bowling: Lancaster, 4 p.m. Rifle: Kenmore East, 4:30 p.m.   More...

What's Going On

Habitat House meeting planned

The first public meeting for the Clarence Habitat House project will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 10, at the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, 4375 Harris Hill Road, at the corner of Main Street. More...

Superintendent announces retirement

Clarence Superintendent Thomas G. Coseo, who has led the school district for 20 years, has announced his intention to retire at the end of the school year. More...

Drainage study mapping culverts, ditches

Several components of a Town of Clarence drainage study have been completed, according to Town Engineer Joseph Latona.  About 450 culverts have been located and mapped in the town. More...

Bee Heard

call: 632-0390

.I see gasoline retailers have given everyone in Western New York their Christmas shaft, about 5 to 10 cents per gallon. Good for them, thank you. Guess what? More...

Chamber’s Awards Dinner recognizes community service

Each year, the Clarence Chamber of Commerce recognizes people, businesses and organizations that have significantly contributed to the community. (See editorial on page four) More...

Local News

Legislature approves plan to direct $3 million to libraries

The Erie County Legislature approved a resolution during its final session of 2010 to spend $3 million of this year’s surplus to support the Buffalo and Erie County Public Library branches in 2011.  Through this compromise, the two bodies More...

Carbon Monoxide Awareness Month

Two years later, parents continue to educate through partnerships

It’s every parent’s worst nightmare: the odd-hour phone call bearing the news that there’s something wrong with your child.  More...

Credit union seeks applicants for scholarship

Clarence Community & Schools Federal Credit Union will again be awarding a $500 scholarship to a high school senior in honor of its past treasurer and CEO Louis Nanni.  More...

Letters to the Editor

Don’t nitpick; work to help library succeed

This letter is in response to Dr. Marian M. Gray’s recent (Dec. 22) letter to The Clarence Bee. It seems ludicrous to me that Dr. Gray is so concerned about County Executive Chris Collins being picked on when Mr. More...

Police Blotter

Complainant says property shouldn’t be on Craig’s List.

Saturday, Dec. 25   A suspicious vehicle was reported to be driving around the parking lot of a Transit Road business. It was a private security officer who was hired to watch the store on Christmas.  An alarm was reported on Main Street. More...

Obituaries

Rita J. Trowbridge, avid golfer

Rita J. Trowbridge (nee Funk), 88, of Irving, died peacefully Sunday Dec. 19, 2010, in Lakeshore Hospital.   Born Sept. 13, 1922 in Buffalo, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Martha Benzula Funk. More...

Death Notices

Haentges, Russell W., died Sunday, Jan. 2, 2010. He was preceded in death by Rosemarie (nee Heyden) Haentges.  More...

Lifestyles

Town of Clarence Youth 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...

Article

FIND IT ON A MAP — In Geographic Bee competitions held Dec. More...

CLERGY C OLUM N

Take stock of your life in the new year

Historically, people have operated with two distinct but not necessarily separate senses of time. Today, most of us conduct our lives all too aware of linear time.  More...

Business

Chamber has full schedule for 2011

by JUDY SIRIANNI Clarence Chamber of Commerce president C larence Chamber of Commerce has made many strides in the past two years, and we will continue in the New Year.  More...

SCORE to host all-day business seminar

SCORE Western New York will host a Starting and Managing Your Own Business all-day seminar from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Jan. 14, at Bryant & Stratton College, 200 Red Tail, Orchard Park. More...

Taste of Buffalo accepting applications

The Taste of Buffalo is accepting applications from restaurants and wineries interested in participating in the 2011 event. Applications are available to download at www.tasteofbuffalo.com and must be received by Jan. 31, 2011. More...


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