Weekly Feature



January 25, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

School budget should avoid extremes

Bee Editorial

We must congratulate the Clarence Central School District for its efforts to spread information about the current budget process to residents of the district. More...

Spindle items

CAT LOVER NEEDED — Some of you may be aware of my love for cats and my inability to have one as a pet due to my current living situation. More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago Jan. 27, 1887   By the severe wind storm of last Thursday night, the marble block in the United Brethren Church, containing the date of erection, etc., was blown or shaken out and broken into fragments.  More...

Police Blotter

Private investigator follows wrong woman

Saturday, Jan. 14   There was a report of suspicious activity on Kraus Road. Two vehicles were pulled off the road, and a male was outside one of the vehicles yelling at a female. The vehicles left before patrol arrived.  More...

Obituaries

James W. Lorenzini, pilot

James William Lorenzini, 78, of Franklin, Tenn., formerly of Clarence, died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012.  Mr. Lorenzini was born in Olean and grew up there and in Northern Pennsylvania. More...

Death Notice

CELMER, Elizabeth J. (nee Barrett), of East Amherst, died Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012. Mrs. Celmer is survived by one son, Mark E.; two daughters, Beverly A. David and Cheryl L. More...

Lifestyles

Scrabble Fest tournament begins

Squaring off against illiteracy

ictionaries, dialogue and double-word scores.  The Literacy Volunteers of Buffalo and Erie County has launched its annual ScrabbleFest Tournament, a communitywide event that spans more than two months and raises funds to support the organization 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...

Town of Clarence Youth Bureau

Family Fun Night   More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Kiwanis Club to meet at Helen’s Kitchen   More...

Business

Everyone’s input needed for Hollow improvement

For all of you regular readers of The Clarence Bee, this is what happens when you finally think it is time to express your opinions about something. More...

Free concert celebrates Music School’s new site

A free concert featuring classical and Broadway music will mark the opening of Community Music School’s new Clarence Center site. The concert will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. More...

Chamber Awards Dinner tickets on sale

The Clarence Chamber of Commerce’s 40th annual Awards Dinner on Thursday, Feb. More...

School Board considers first budget draft

The Clarence Central School District continued its budget development process at its Monday meeting by considering what a rollover budget would look like. More...

Winterfest planned for weekend

Winterfest, which is organized by the Youth Bureau and the Clarence Chamber of Commerce, is planned from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 29, at Clarence Town Park, 10405 Main St.  More...

O’Connell working to help Hollow see better days

Jean O’Connell has been chosen as the new president of the Clarence Hollow Association.  O’Connell has lived in Clarence since she was 8.  “I knew what Clarence Hollow used to look like,” she said.  Now the haml More...

Local News

SLIPPING AND SLIDING

— Olivia Cristall, 7, of Clarence Center, sleds down one of the hills at Clarence Town Park on Sunday. More...

Public hearing on multi-family zoning density planned

During the Clarence Town Board meeting on Jan. 18, Supervisor David Hartzell suggested the Town Board set a public hearing to consider the issue of multi-family density within the town.  More...

Five areas identified for improvement in state budget

Gov. More...

Letters to the Editor

Concert-goers need lesson in etiquette

I just returned home from the Sheridan Hill winter concert that was performed at the Clarence High School. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

I would like to remind all elected officials from the federal level down to state, county and local elections, when they take the oath of office for their elected positions they should take the words very seriously. More...

Education

On the Campus

Amanda Pacciotti of Clarence Center was named to the dean’s list for the fall 2011 semester at Quinnipiac University.  More...

Elementary students demonstrate geography knowledge during ‘bees’

Each year, thousands of schools in the United States participate in the National Geographic Bee using materials prepared by the National Geographic Society. More...

Sports

Boys swimming team wins thriller over OP

A top-three sweep in the breaststroke gave Clarence’s boys swimming team its first lead in Friday’s meet with Orchard Park, and set the Red Devils up to squeak out a 94-91 win with their efforts in the meet’s final event, the 400 fr More...

Free throw shooting plays role in outcome of girls hoops’ games

Fourth-quarter free throw proficiency allowed Lancaster’s girls basketball team to pull away from Clarence for good Friday, as the Lady Red Devils gave the Lady Redskins all they could handle before ultimately succumbing, 57-42, to move to 5-3 More...

Red Devil grapplers win ECICs, repeat as ‘Border Brawl’ champ

Clarence’s wrestling team turned in another solid week of performances to earn a key league victory, as well as the ECIC Championships’ team title.  More...

Entertainment

Family Activities

thurs. 26  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, Jan. More...

Art

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Comedy

thurs. 26  A Second Cup Comedy Show, 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26 at 2nd Cup, 36 Broadway, Buffalo; $. 840-0048, www.2ndcup.com  fri. 27   More...


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