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February 2, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Bee Editorial

Further study is good choice for access road proposal

The Clarence Planning Board made the right decision when members voted to issue a positive declaration pursuant to the State Environmental Quality Review for the proposed access from Eastgate Plaza to Greiner Road.  More...

Spindle items

AWARD WINNERS — I was one of the so-called “celebrity judges” for the chili portion of the fourth annual Clarence Lions Club Winterfest Chili/Chowder Cook-Off on Sunday. More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago  Feb. 4, 1886  Salt is selling for ninety cents a barrel at A.J. Miller’s.  Mrs. E. W. Ladd had a severe fall last Thursday. She is better. Mrs. More...

Obituaries

Death Notices

Johnson, Lois Mae, of Clarence, died Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011. She is survived by her son, Tracy; daughter, Karla Meiler; brother, James Pickard; three grandchildren; and one great-grandson. Services were held Tuesday, Feb. More...

Education

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

UB student paving way for internship program

University at Buffalo student Janelle Camesano is the Town of Clarence’s new human resources intern, and she’s developing an internship program for the municipality.  More...

CMS adds new twists to ‘Joseph’

Clarence Middle School will be performing “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” from Feb. More...

On the Campus

Sara Schlagenhauf of Clarence Center was named to the dean’s list for the fall 2010 semester. She is a business major and a member of the women’s lacrosse team at St. Bonaventure University.   More...

Lifestyles

100 years and counting:

Party at Brothers of Mercy celebrates notable birthdays

The Brothers of Mercy Nursing and Rehabilitation Center celebrated on Monday with five residents who will observe their 100th birthdays and one who will celebrate her 102nd birthday during 2011.  The guests of honor were Beulah Beaver, 102, and More...

Clarence Winterfest

2011

Kyle Cohen, 9, above, his brother, Joey, 12, and Ryan Dutschman, 12, all from East Amherst, give Remmie a Siberian husky, some attention at Clarence Town Park during Sunday’s Winterfest. More...

Women’s Club hosting cooking demonstration

The Clarence Women’s Club will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 7, in the Clarence Town Park Clubhouse, 10405 Main St. More...

Business

Dogs are ‘family’ at Suds N Hugs

Evelyn DeStefano said her dog grooming business, Suds N Hugs, is characterized by gentle handling and a priority on keeping the animals safe.  “Every dog’s treated like family here,” she said.  Suds N Hugs was located in T More...

22nd Century Group Inc. completes merger

The 22nd Century Group Inc., located at ---- Harris Hill Road, Clarence, completed a merger, effective Jan. More...

Clarence Industrial/Commercial Forum kicks off with presentation by Collins

The Clarence Industrial Development Agency and the Clarence Chamber of Commerce have combined their efforts and will present the Clarence Industrial/ Commercial Forum series at noon on Thursday, Feb. More...

Gaughan targets State Senate

Activist Kevin Gaughan spent much of 2010 focused on dissolving village governments in Western New York.  In 2011, he’s aiming higher.  Gaughan has targeted the New York State Senate and Assembly for downsizing. More...

ENJOYING THE SNOW

Karen Grisko of Clarence bundles up her two children Jake, 4, and Brooke, 1, Sunday during Winterfest at Clarence Town Park. More photos from the event are on page 13. More...

Local News

HEAP Outreach planned for Feb. 10

A Home Energy Assistance Program Outreach will be held on Thursday, Feb. 10, at Clarence Town Hall, 1 Town Place, Clarence.  Interviews will begin at 9 a.m. and continue until 4 p.m. The doors open at 8:30 a.m. More...

Lawmakers support president’s State of the Union message

Local lawmakers threw their support behind President Barack Obama following Tuesday’s State of the Union address, which highlighted a planned focus on innovation, education and job creation.  More...

Lions plans all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast

A key event for the Clarence Lions Club is its annual pancake breakfast. This year, the breakfast will be held on Sunday, Feb. More...

Letters to the Editor

Winterfest brought community to park

Hats off to the Clarence Youth Bureau and the Recreation Department for putting together a great Winterfest this past Sunday and to our Parks Department for having the Main Street Town Park ready for all the activities. More...

Police Blotter

police Blotter

Argument about line dancing triggers call to police

Saturday, Jan. 22  Deputies responded to a burglar alarm on Main Street. The homeowner was on scene and stated that he had been doing some work and accidentally knocked the alarm key pad off the wall with a hammer.  More...

Sports

Swimmers beat OP, earn share of ECIC I title

Clarence’s boys swimming team defeated Orchard Park last Friday, 103-83, to to hand the Quakers their first loss since the 2006-07 season and secure a share of the ECIC Division I regular-season title.  More...

Milestones reached in boys hoops’ 44-point conquest of City Honors

At first glance, Clarence’s 87-43 victory over City Honors in last Friday’s boys basketball game appears to be just your run-of-the-mill blowout — something that has happened on multiple occasions this season for the Red Devils.&nbs More...

Wrestling team ends 15-year skid to Lancaster, wins first league title since 1994-95

Clarence’s wrestling team overcame a major obstacle last Friday by defeating crosstown rival Lancaster, 33-30, for the Red Devils’ first win in the seventh annual “Border Brawl” series — their first victory over the Reds More...

What's Going On

What’s Going On

Book Review Club to meet on Feb. 2  Clarence Book Review Club will meet at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 2, at Clarence Town Park Clubhouse, 10405 Main St. The book to be reviewed will be “The Help,” by Kathryn Stocket. More...

Entertainment

Theater

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Family Activities

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Symphonic

Faculty Recital — Featuring flutist Barry Crawford, pianist Alison d’Amato and guest oboist Anna Mattix in works by Debussy, Amirov, Piazzolla and Copland, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. More...


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