Weekly Feature



March 2, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Public hearings slated for fire company contracts

Contracts for several of the fire companies that serve Clarence are back on the Town Board’s agenda.  Public hearings have been set to consider the fire contracts during the March 23 Town Board meeting. More...

Editorials

Bee Editorial

More still to be done in push for women’s rights

Women weren’t granted the right to vote by the U.S. constitution until 1920. In early America, property rights were largely the purview of their husbands.  More...

Spindle items

CHAMBER DINNER — Kudos to everyone involved with organizing the Clarence Chamber’s annual Awards Dinner.  This was the third dinner I have attended, and as always, it was a lovely event and a great place to bump into the “Who&r More...

Spindle items

GET YOUR FISH — Next week marks the beginning of Lent, and with it come numerous fish fry dinners sponsored by churches and community groups. More...

Obituaries

Dennis C. Costanzo, food store owner

Dennis C. Costanzo Sr., 62, of Clarence, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011.  Mr. Costanzo was born Jan. 13, 1949, in Buffalo. He attended St. More...

Education

Campus

Victoria Haenszel of East Amherst has earned recognition as a Cowles Scholar at Elmira College. Haenszel is also on the dean’s list for the fall 2010 semester. She is majoring in childhood education.  More...

St. Mary’s students win award at National Future City Competition

St. Mary’s School of Swormville was the area’s regional representative at the National Future City Competition celebrated during 2011 Engineers Week in Washington, D.C.  More...

Lifestyles

Dirty Rotten SCOUNDRELS COME TO CLARENCE HIGH

They’re suave. They’re sophisticated. They’re also swindling scoundrels. Hold on to your wallets, and let the games begin. More...

Town of Clarence YOUTH BUREAU

Swim-n-Gym Swim-n-Gym, a night of family fun and fitness, will be held from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Friday, March 18, at Clarence Middle School, 10150 Greiner Road. Pre-registration is required by March 14. Call 407-2162 for more information. More...

CLARENCE PUBLIC LIBRARY

CALENDAR of ACTIVITIES

NY 14031 Place, Clarence, 3 Town or to register For more information for an event call 741- 2650 HOURS: 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday; closed Sunday Family Fun Night More...

Business

Chamber plans full calendar of community events

There’s no better way to kick off 2011 than with a spectacular annual Award Dinner. We want to thank our sponsors, attendees and most of all our 2011 award recipients, U.S. Armed Forces and Clarence veteran groups.  More...

CIDA promotes buying local

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Christian Counseling Ministries aims to address growing need

For more than 27 years, the nonprofit agency Christian Counseling Ministries has served the Western New York community. In December 2009, the organization relocated its Williamsville/Clarence office to 9070 Main St. More...

Ice rink proposed for location now part of mall parking lot

The Clarence Community Recreation Corporation presented a proposal for a Clarence ice rink facility to be constructed on land donated by Eastern Hills Mall during a March 2 Town Board work session. More...

Master Plan

Senior housing is focus of proposed amendments

The annual review of Clarence’s Master Plan 2015 is to ensure that the document is kept current, said James Callahan, the town’s director of community development. Several requests during the Feb. More...

International Women’s Day celebration to focus on Haiti

Event in Clarence

A century ago, women in most countries could not vote. They didn’t have the right to hold property. Women who worked often did so for low wages, in dangerous and oppressive conditions. More...

Local News

SNOW CREATION

Seven-year-olds Bella Henning of Clarence, left, Isaac Thomann of Lancaster and Colin Hand of Clarence work on their snow fort during outdoor recreation held Thursday in Clarence Town Park. More...

TWIG events will support hospital

The TWIG Council has several events planned in the coming weeks. The organization supports the Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo.  More...

Pediatric cancer fundraiser planned

Melina’s White Light is holding a fundraiser titled “Cure Me I’m Irish Buffalo-2011” from 5 to 10 p.m. Saturday, March 19, at the University at Buffalo Center for the Arts Atrium on the North Campus off Maple Road. More...

Letters to the Editor

Chamber award not earned alone

I am proud to have been awarded the Clarence Chamber of Commerce Lifetime Achiever of the Year Award and wish to thank all those who attended the annual dinner and supported all the other recipients and me.  More...

Police Blotter

police Blotter

Groceries forgotten in friend’s car, reported as stolen

Saturday, Feb. 19   A woman called from Lapp Road reporting that two dogs were going through her trash. The dogs were returned to a neighbor’s home. More...

Sports

Indoor track athletes qualify for states

Members of both Clarence’s boys and girls indoor track teams punched their tickets for this weekend’s state championships at Cornell University with their performances at last Sunday’s annual Section VI Championships, held at Fredon More...

Hill’s milestone not enough to extend boys hoops’ season

A slow start crushed any chances of avenging last season’s Class AA title game loss, as Clarence’s boys basketball team suffered a 102-73 loss at top-seeded Jamestown last Friday in a Section VI quarterfinal-round contest. More...

Fourth-quarter comeback bid not enough for girls hoops team

Clarence’s girls basketball team pulled out all the stops in the fourth quarter of last Tuesday’s Section VI Class AA prequarterfinal against Niagara Wheatfield, but it ultimately wasn’t enough as the Red Devils saw their season com More...

What's Going On

What’s Going On

EPIC representative coming to Senior Center   More...

Entertainment

Art

ongoing: now-March 4  Objects of Venerable Decay / Big Fat Baby — Tim Roby and Shelby A. Baron works on display through Friday, March 4 at Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center, 341 Delaware Ave., Buffalo; Free. More...

Special Events

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Family Activities

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