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July 13, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Planning Board recommends town proceed with Clarence Center TND review

The Planning Board has made a recommendation to the Town Board that it consider the environmental impact of expanding Traditional Neighborhood District zoning on Goodrich Road north from Maple Road to the Peanut Line.  More...

Editorials

Bee Editorial

Redistricting mess ventures into absurd territory

Watching Erie County Democrats and Republicans balk at each others’ suggestions concerning redistricting for the past several months may be likened to following a juvenile “my dad can beat up your dad” argument on the playground.&nb More...

Spindle items

 NOSTALGIA — Buffalo’s Biggest 80’s Bash is planned from 7 p.m. to midnight Saturday, July 23, at the Adam’s Mark Hotel, 120 Church St., Buffalo.  More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago July 15, 1886   More...

Police Blotter

Suspect brownies lead to citation

Saturday, July 2    A Buffalo woman was arrested and charged with petit larceny after deputies responded to Eastern Hills Mall for the report of a larceny at JCPenney. She was released on appearance tickets to a third party.  More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.Regarding the conditions along the bike path in Clarence, it seems like every year the sides are not cut down but in Newstead they are. The grass in Clarence gets so tall that when they finally cut it down, it just lays around.  More...

Education

On the campus

Austin Pryor of Clarence was awarded a $500 “1939 Alumnus Scholarship” to attend Alfred State College. Pryor graduated from Cleveland Hill High School and intends to enroll in the architectural technology program. More...

Sports

MAJOR CHAMPS

The TCBA Major League Angels shut out the Cardinals, 11-0, to win the division’s recently-held championship game. More...

Swimming relay shares Female Athlete of Year honors

Clarence girls swimming coach Russ Sampson knew that soon-to-be sophomores Dina Rommel, Victoria Butler, Sydney Modeas and Rebecca Anthone had what it takes to be champions long before this past fall — but the foursome justified that belief by More...

Bulldogs’ 13U baseball wins OP Classic

The Clarence Bulldogs 13U travel baseball team recently won the Orchard Park Quaker Classic Tourney by defeating Buffalo Wild Wings in the title game, 12-9.  More...

What's Going On

What’s Going On

Diabetes classes set at Epiphany UCC  “Defy Diabetes” will be held in six, one-hour, free classes from noon to 1 p.m. Sundays starting July 24 at Epiphany UCC, 9365 Clarence Center Road, Clarence Center. More...

Business

Clarence IDA sets meeting

The Clarence Industrial Development Agency will hold its regular monthly meeting at 8 a.m. Thursday, July 21, in the Town Board meeting room at Clarence Town Hall, One Town Place, Clarence.   More...

Chamber offers ways to enhance business

The Chamber has come out with many new programs and advertising opportunities for our membership. What a great way to get the word out about your business without spending a lot. Marketing tools are all around you, and many are free. More...

BBB: Summer months bring highest burglary rates

Many families will head out of town for their summer vacation and, unfortunately, burglars may be heading for their home.  According to the FBI, the summer months of July and August have the highest rates of burglaries. More...

Residents seek nonlethal goose control

Members of the Clarence Conservation Advisory Council said they would be willing to work with volunteers to implement nonlethal forms of goose control.  During its monthly meeting on Thursday, the council heard from a number of residents who wer More...

School Board discusses discipline, re-elects officers for 2011-12

So far, the introduction of the “Red Devil Way” seems to be improving the climate in the Clarence schools.  More...

Local News

Camp Invention returns to town with ‘bouncy ball’ science

The nationally acclaimed Camp Invention program returns to Clarence this summer. More...

Hoax email claims to be traffic ticket

The New York State Police Computer Crime Unit has initiated an investigation into the release of a spam email that is circulating heavily nationwide, primarily through Yahoo email accounts. More...

Farmers Market slates July 16 Fire Safety Day

The Clarence Hollow Farmers Market is holding a Fire Safety Day this Saturday, July 16. Meet local volunteer firefighters from the Clarence Fire Company and take home a chicken barbecue dinner, served from 10 a.m. More...

Letters to the Editor

Day in Park effort deserves thanks

It was another great Day in the Park event, and I would like to take this opportunity to thank my Day in the Park Committee: John and Flora Leamer, Councilman Pat Casilio, Councilman Peter DiCostanzo, Mary Celine Aaron, Tim Pazda, Carol Conwall, Vero More...

Day in the Park gave taste of past

Thank you to everyone who helped to make Day in the Park and the Club House Centennial a grand event.  It was wonderful to see so many celebrating the 100 years of the club house with the period car show, tours, lectures and entertainment. More...

Same-sex marriage has huge impact

David Sherman wrote in his recent column, “Civil rights, human rights find acceptance in Albany,” that the controversial law redefining marriage that was imposed on New York by Democrats and a small band of Republicans “will be invi More...

Obituaries

Death

PALMERI, Rachel “Stella” (Aretino), 94, of Clarence died Wednesday, July 6, 2011. She is survived by a daughter, Janice P. Santiago; sisters, Antoinette Chirico and Carmen Stearns; a granddaughter; and two great-grandchildren. More...

Death

WHALEN, James J., of Clarence, died May 26, 2011. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Jakiel; son, Thomas; daughters, Elizabeth and Catherine Whalen; brother, Richard; sisters, Margaret Allison and Mary Dobson; and three grandchildren. More...

Lifestyles

College Support Program helps students with learning differences succeed

Anyone’s who’s been there can confirm that there’s much more to college success than academics.  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...

Bee Weddings & Engagements

Cortese-Manfredo

Diane and Domenic Cortese of Clarence announce the engagement of their daughter, Michelle Cortese, to Michael Manfredo, son of Sue and Paul Manfredo of East Amherst.  Miss Cortese graduated from Clarence High School in 2005 and received a degree More...

Entertainment

Family Activities

thurs. 14 . Wellness Walk — Healthy outdoor walk with a botanical emphasis and wildlife too. More...

Art

ongoing: now-July 16 . 20th Annual Member Show — On display now through Saturday, July 16 at Big Orbit Gallery, 30D Essex St., Buffalo.  More...

Festivals

wed. 13-fri. 15 . More...


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