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September 19, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

RVs have the right to remain, for now

Bee Editorial

A dialogue of sorts has been going on in The Clarence Bee’s Bee Heard column for more than a month. More...

Spindle items

HEAD TO THE HILLS — My experience with skiing is limited to an attempt at cross-country skiing in my aunt’s yard when I was 12 or 13.  I seem to remember spending more time on the ground than actually standing on the skis.  More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago Sept. 22, 1887   More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

SAUTTER, Johanna F., of Clarence Center, died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012. Mrs. Sautter is survived by two sons, Thomas and Craig; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Sept. 19 from St. More...

Lifestyles

Taking ‘hide and seek’ to the next level

Geocaching phenomenon alive and well in Western New York

A bout 12 years ago, satellites orbiting the Earth started sharing more accurate coordinates, thanks to the Clinton administration’s decision to stop degrading global positioning satellite signals for civilian use. More...

Clarence Public Library

Story Programs  Toddler Time for ages 2 and 3 will be held at 10:30 a.m. Mondays, Sept. 24, and Oct. 15, 22 and 29. Registration for the October dates begins Oct. 1. A caregiver must remain with the child during the program.  More...

Contestants sought for Scarecrow Contest

Contestants are invited to enter the Clarence Hollow Farmers Market’s annual Scarecrow Contest. Contest registration begins Saturday, Sept. 22, and will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the market’s Country Store, and again on Sept. More...

Entertainment

Literature

thurs. 20  Ghosts of the Lakeshore — Supernatural author Mason Winfield will hold a book signing and talk, 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20 at the Hamburg Library, 102 Buffalo St., Hamburg; Free. 649-4415, www.buffalolib.org   More...

Theater

fri. 21   More...

Film/Video

thurs. 20   More...

Town approves Clarence Center Overlay District

The Town Board amended the town code to create a Clarence Center Overlay District during its Sept. 12 meeting.  More...

Clarence native encourages participation in competition

Brain Bee

Neuroscience.  It’s an intimidating word at first glance, but according to Norbert Myslinski, a Depew native and founder of the international Brain Bee competition, neuroscience is much more than that.  Myslinski said many of the topi More...

Colors of fall

Stephan Gamard and his wife, Susan Harris-Gamard, of Clarence, look at hardy fall mums during a visit to Bison Nursery on Sunday. More...

Local News

HIGH SCHOOL REUNION

— The Clarence Central High School class of 1962 held its 50th reunion on Sept. 7 and 8. More...

Fall Fest slated for Sept. 28 in Center

The Meet in the Center Merchants Association is holding its fourth annual Fall Fest from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, at the Four Corners, the intersection of Goodrich Road and Clarence Center Road, in Clarence Center.  More...

Drug drop-off planned

Several agencies from local, state and national levels are joining forces to collect old or unused pharmaceuticals during the National Drug Drop-off, to be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. More...

Police Blotter

Missed dentist appointment sparks argument

Saturday, Sept. 8  A resident of Red Clover Avenue reported that someone had egged her home during the night.  More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.I think it’s time for the Erie County Legislature to take steps to reduce the serious issue of the use and abuse of alcoholic beverages. More...

Sports

Red Devil harriers a mix of youth, experience

It’s tough for Clarence cross country coach John Hunt to truly know what he’s got on both his boys and girls squads this fall, since the Red Devils have yet to compete — but he does know that if either team is going to have a shot a More...

Lady Red Devil swimmers poised to be team to beat

Will Clarence’s girls swimming team be able to top last fall’s season for the ages this year?  New head coach Joe Zwierzchowski isn’t sure, but he’s certainly ready to get the 2012 season underway to see just how much suc More...

Shutouts continue for boys soccer team

Clarence’s boys soccer team continued to post shutouts against ECIC Division I competition last week, though coach Mike Silverstein wouldn’t mind if the Red Devils’ offensive effort caught up with the team’s standout defensive More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Garden Friends hosting Hawk Creek presentation   The Garden Friends of Clarence will have a Hawk Creek presentation at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, at the Clarence Town Park Club House, 10405 Main St. Children are welcome to attend. More...

Business

Roots of the Future encourages individual learning

The activities at Roots of the Future Montessori are tactile and self-directed, according to Anna Liuzzo, owner of the new preschool at 8970 Main St., Clarence.  Liuzzo spent 11 years as a public school teacher and has a doctorate in science edu More...

Hollow Association developing new initiatives

Now that our “home improvement” project is over for this year, it is on to other ideas and issues. More...

Business Briefs

People may have noticed a “For Sale or Lease” billboard in front of Monkey See, Monkey Do...Children’s Bookstore at 9060 Main Street. The building only — not the bookstore — is for sale by its owner. More...


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