Weekly Feature



August 1, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Taste of Clarence expands

The ninth annual Taste of Clarence and Cruise Night is set for 4 to 9 p.m. Monday, Aug. More...

Editorials

Put your health at the top of this weekend’s to-do list

Bee Editorial

I n life, it is always better to be proactive instead of reactive when possible. If you have a health issue that you feel may need attention, perhaps you need to visit the Family Health Fair this weekend.  The event will be held from 9 a.m. More...

Spindle items

SUMMER READERS — Last year, a team fielded by the Clarence Public Library was victorious in the annual countywide “Battle of the Books” competition. Team members will be defending their title in the 2012 Battle, scheduled for Aug. More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago Aug. 4, 1887   These beautiful moonlit evenings are not being lost among the people of Clarence. Prof. More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

CASHMORE, Charles R., of Clarence, died Friday, July 27, 2012. Mr. Cashmore is survived by one son, Matthew F.; one daughter, Lindsay Seggio; his mother, Laura (nee Lanthier); two brothers, Curtis and Chris; and his former wife, Jill Northway. More...

Sports

North sets multiple records, dominates South

Lions Club All-Star Football Classic

The North flexed its muscles at the 37th annual Kensington Lions Club All-Star High School Football Classic, presented by ADPRO Sports, pounding the South, 48-6, Wednesday at Depew High School. More...

Golf tourney to benefit Trench Trophy slated

The Trench Trophy Charity Golf Tournament will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, at the Kis-N-Greens Golf Course, North Road in Alden. More...

14U travel team wins first softball tourney

Clarence’s 14U travel softball team finally pulled out all the stops this past weekend en route to winning its first tournament, the Eden Lady Raiders First Annual Fastpitch Softball Tournament.  After placing third in the Perry-Blaze Tour More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Irish Night planned at Asa Ransom House   More...

Business

Dentistry practice marking anniversary

Dr. Carmine Tiso has practiced dentistry at his Main Street location in Clarence for 20 years. More...

Clarence Chamber hosting variety of events

What a great spring and summer to kick off our many great events in Clarence. Yes, it’s that time of year again — come be part of the ninth annual Taste of Clarence & Cruise Night from 4 to 9 p.m. Monday, Aug. More...

Five Star appoints new regional president

Martin T. Griffith has been appointed regional president for Western New York of Five Star Bank, according to a release from the Pinckney Hugo Group.  Griffith will also serve as the primary business development leader for the area.  More...

Pros, cons of development moratorium discussed

A multifamily development moratorium continued to be the talk of the Town Board during its meeting on July 25. A public hearing was held to consider the issue, and speakers weighed in on both sides.  More...

Horizons Home Show showcasing builders

M P Caroll Hardwood in Cheektowaga is just one of the local businesses that will gain a wider audience through the 2012 Horizons Home Show. The company is installing hardwood floors in a number of the homes to be displayed.  More...

Local News

DINNER PREPARATIONS

— Cheryl Possenti of Clarence looks at locally-grown corn Saturday at Joe's Farm Market. The market is located at 11072 Main St. More...

Woman arrested at massage parlor

A six-week investigation into the operation of a massage parlor in Clarence was capped off on July 24 with the arrest of a 53-year-old woman, according to information from the Erie County Sheriff’s Office.  More...

Thefts in Meadow Lakes area being investigated

There have been several cars broken into in the Meadow Lakes area of Clarence and several bicycles stolen from garages, according to New York State Trooper Robert Ellis.  He said people should make sure their cars are locked at night, whether in More...

Police Blotter

Knife-thrower worries neighbor

Saturday, July 21  Patrol Responded to Dave & Buster’s on Transit Road for a report of an intoxicated female who was sleeping on the sidewalk. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.According to recent articles in local newspapers, the Town of Clarence is considering several multi-family units to be built. More...

Education

On the Campus

Eric Funk of Clarence Center received academic honors from the Harpur College of Arts and Sciences at Binghamton University for the spring 2012 semester.   More...

Lifestyles

Beyond the sea

Single ‘fish’ describe online dating experiences

“ T here are plenty of fish in the sea.” For some, the above cliché is a sign of hope, knowing their soul mate could be right around the corner. More...

Millgrove Bible Church holding VBS

Millgrove Bible Church will hold its Vacation Bible School program, “LifeWay’s Amazing Wonders Aviation — Where Faith and Life Connect,” from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Aug. 13 through 17. More...

Take Jesus’ advice to ‘rest a while’

A mong the 150 psalms in the Bible, Psalm 23 is deservedly popular. “The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want. He makes me lie down in green pastures; he leads me beside still waters; he restores my soul.” Doesn’t that sound good? More...

Entertainment

Walking Tours

thurs. 2  Chestnut Ridge Park - Good Cardio Workout — This 5-mile walk is presented by the Foothills Trail Club, 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 2, meet in the casino parking lot at Chestnut Ridge Park, 6121 Chestnut Ridge Road, Orchard Park; Free. More...

Family Activities

thurs. 2  Creatures of the Night — Watch the forest and ponds transform under the setting sun and explore the world of nocturnal animals, 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. More...

Festivals

thurs. 2-sun. 5   More...


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