Weekly Feature



November 23, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Free ‘store’ keeping desks full of school supplies

It’s not just parents and students who have school shopping on their to-do lists. More...

Editorials

Take the time to recognize National Adoption Month

A s Thanksgiving nears, it’s common for people to be planning trips home to visit family or getting the turkey ready for the family dinner at their own home.  More...

Spindle items

GIVING THANKS — It’s Thanksgiving, the time when we begin to count our blessings.  My plans for this week happen to underscore the things I’m most thankful for. More...

An antidote to ‘Black Friday’ is right around the corner

Depending on your point of view, Nov. More...

Police Blotter

Man calls 911 to get ride to bowling alley

Saturday, Nov. 12   A fire was reported at a residence on Wehrle Drive. The homeowner was doing some work in the attic and was using a halogen light. The heat from the light caused some insulation to catch fire. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.Thanks, Mr. Gorton, for speaking out about varsity sports and the new policy. How does this year’s record compare to last year’s? How was morale this year? Did the eighth-graders fit in socially? More...

Sports

Game on

Clarence native’s remark to father brings hockey program to U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan

It started innocently enough, with a comment made from son to father earlier this year. More...

Lady Red Devil swimmers have state meet for ages

Clarence’s girls swimming time made the most of its opportunities at Friday and Saturday’s girls swimming state championships at ECC’s Burt Flickinger Center, coming away from the competition with two state champion efforts, eight s More...

Field hockey team names award winners

Clarence’s field hockey team recently put the finishing touches on its 2011 season by naming team award winners at its annual awards banquet. More...

What's Going On

What’s Going On

Adult volleyball planned at middle school   The Clarence Recreation Department is offering adult co-ed volleyball from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays at Clarence Middle School, 10150 Greiner Road. The cost is $2 per night. More...

Entertainment

Art

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Family Activities

thurs. 24   After-School Escape — Children, grades K-5, are invited to enjoy a one-hour program for kids featuring a different, fun, outdoor activity each week, 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. More...

Literature

thurs. 24   Spit at Spot — Open mic poetry night hosted by Brown Sugar, 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 24 at Spot Coffee, 227 Delaware Ave., Buffalo; Free. 818-3739  mon. 28   More...

Record breaking

Dina Rommel comes up for air while swimming the 50 freestyle during Friday’s preliminary round of the state girls swimming championship, held at ECC’s Burt Flickinger Center. More...

Corwin seeking public comment on bullying

Assemblywoman Jane Corwin, R-Clarence, met with representatives of schools and Parent Teacher Organizations Thursday for a forum on bullying at the Clarence Public Library.  She said she wants to hear from teachers, parents and children about wh More...

Local News

Photo

THEY’VE GOT THE MOVES — Judi Champlin, left, Ernestein Carlson, Betty Milowski and Mary Mandel practice belly dancing with instructor Nadia Ibrahim during a Red Hat luncheon on Nov. More...

Become a holiday angel through Youth Bureau’s new project

It doesn’t take much to be an “angel” for a child in need. More...

Community News

Local martial artist Al Festaiuti has received a qualifying invitation to attend and compete for a world title at the National Blackbelt League Super Grands Sport Karate World Games to be held in Sacramento, Calif., from Dec. 26 through 31.  More...

Letters to the Editor

Keeping Clarence great will be goal

It has been a long, hard-fought campaign, and I want to thank all who voted for me for their trust and faith and for giving me a responsibility that I honor and will not ignore.  More...

Learning CPR can save lives

Two weeks ago, my daughter, Emily Rose, would have been 17. June 15, 2009, Emily’s life was cut short due to sudden cardiac arrest while she was playing soccer.  More...

Change to structure won’t relieve costs

In his Oct. More...

Education

School budget development begins with public forum

Clarence School District leaders plan to outline some of the issues and challenges that will affect the 2012-13 school budget at a public community forum at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29, in the Clarence High School library, 9625 Main St. More...

Canisius High School names honor roll

The following Clarence residents have achieved honors at Canisius High School during the first marking period:   More...

Students named to honor roll

The following Clarence residents were recently named to Buffalo Academy of the Sacred Heart’s honor roll for the first quarter of the 2011-12 school year:  Class of 2012, Arianne Davidow, Emily Donner, Molly Gibson, Jacqulyn Graber and Gin More...

Lifestyles

Women’s Association hosting social

The Women’s Association of Brookfield Country Club is having its annual meeting and social at 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, at 5120 Shimerville Road, Clarence. More...

Moves, music and motivation

Dance group taps into new studio

Kristine Kwiatkowski stood before several students on a new, state-of-the-art sprung floor and swayed her arms back and forth. More...

Couple honeymoon in St. Lucia

Jill Hufnagel married John Ognibene during an afternoon ceremony on Friday, Sept. 2, 2011, at St. Louis Church in Buffalo. The Rev. Thomas Doyle officiated. The bride is the daughter of Cheryl and Paul Hufnagel of Clarence. More...

Business

Dentist office is family oriented

Dr. More...

Events

Holiday networking event slated at Hyatt   More...

Better Business Bureau advises on layaway

While the countdown to the holidays has begun, there’s still plenty of time to consider those layaway plans offered at many retail outlets. More...


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