April 4, 2012 RSS feed / Local News

County land bank waiting on approval

The formation of an Erie County land bank took two important steps forward last week. More...

Bee captures state, international awards

Bee Group Newspapers won a total of eight awards in judging announced last week by the New York Press Association. The classified advertising section captured first place for the 10th time in the past 16 years. More...

Award given to Giumpa for volunteering in community

Allstate Insurance agent Frank Giumpa II, whose office is located at 10070 Main St. in Clarence, has received the Agency Hands in the Community Award for his commitment to volunteering. More...

Tickets on sale for Lobster Fest

Clarence Rotary Club will host its 20th annual Lobster Festival on Saturday, June 2, in the Clarence Town Park. The event features all-you-can-eat lobster while supplies last, as well as other food and entertainment. More...

Service above self a natural fit for Casilio

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

Chrissy Casilio tells people she’s been a Rotarian since birth. More...

Officials urge Pinnacle to honor obligations to Flight 3407 families

After the announcement that Pinnacle Airlines, owner of Colgan Air, will file for bankruptcy, Reps. More...

Legislator proposes animal cruelty registry

Individuals convicted of animal cruelty offenses could be banned from owning pets. (See editorial on page four) That’s if Erie County Legislator Terrence D. McCracken, D-Lancaster has his way. More...

Community News

The Town of Clarence Ethics Board will meet at 8:55 a.m. Wednesday, April 11, in the Hallock Conference Room, Clarence Town Hall, 1 Town Place, Clarence. More...

Recycling drive will help send children to Camp Good Days

In April, Sunnking and Camp Good Days are teaming up to offer free electronics recycling to residents, businesses and organizations in the Buffalo area to help raise money for Camp Good Days. A drop-off time is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

Planning Board to meet at town hall

Wednesday, April 4 6:30 p.m. — Work Session Status of TEQR coordinated reviews, review of agenda items, miscellaneous 7:30 p.m. — Agenda items Approval of Minutes More...