Weekly Feature



January 23, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Townwide survey to query residents

A townwide survey will be going out to the community to solicit feedback from residents as to what they like or dislike about Clarence.  Over the past few months there have been a number of contentious issues, from possible sports complexes to m More...

Editorials

Future of area students rests in residents’ voices

Bee Editorial

With school districts struggling to maintain a balance among rising costs, decreased state funding and increased mandates, the creation of area districts’ 2013-14 budgets will definitely be difficult.  The Clarence Central School District More...

Spindle items

WINTERFEST— It’s finally here this weekend and with an entire week of cold and snow to usher it in.  More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago Jan. 26, 1888   Master Bert Weaver of Harris Hill is confined to the house at present on account of a severe cold.  Tonight occurs the eighth annual firemen’s ball of Liberty Hook & Ladder Company No. More...

Letters to the Editor

Parks Department aids holiday spirit

As the new year starts and the Christmas decorations are taken down, I realize all the more how great it is to have the decorations hanging in Clarence Center and Clarence Hollow.  More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.When will all the do-gooders in the Clarence Hollow stop trying to put “lipstick on the pig”? Get angry. Force the town to attack slumlords and code violators. More...

Education

Registration now open for Erie Community College’s “Pathways to Success” program

Erie Community College’s “Pathways to Success” Pre-Collegiate Studies program will be starting its next session on Monday, Feb. 4, and registration is currently open to those interested.   More...

Lifestyles

ALL ABOARD

...for the Model Railroad Club of Buffalo

These are not your childhood train sets.  Tucked in an upstairs room at the Boys and Girls Club at 54 Riverdale Ave. in Tonawanda, an array of train tracks and model trains sits proudly on display. More...

High school club selling certificates

Clarence High School’s Future Business Leaders of America club is selling certificates for a three-course dinner for two at Salvatore’s Italian Gardens for $50, a $66 value. More...

Bee Senior News

The Clarence Senior Center is located at 4600 Thompson Road. Contact the Center at 633-5138 to sign up for activities. More...

Business

Towne Mini gearing up for signature showroom

Perhaps you have noticed an influx of Mini Coopers around Western New York over the last few years.  That increase in popularity has resulted in greater demand for the roadsters, and Towne Mini, located at 8215 Main St., is working hard to meet More...

Who gets what you’ve got?

Many people avoid financial planning, often because it prompts recurring thoughts on their own mortality.  Clarence resident Joe Curatolo has been a financial adviser for 36 years and recently wrote a new book on the topic, hoping to help indiv More...

Prosthodontist receives Frank Stone Award

Dr. More...

More charges pending in Goodrich animal hoarding case

A Clarence husband and wife pleaded not guilty to four counts of endangering the welfare of a child on Jan. 17 in Clarence Town Court after conditions of animal hoarding and squalor were discovered at their home located at 7360 Goodrich Road.  More...

Corwin frustrated by lack of time to digest gun act

Gov. Andrew Cuomo last week signed into law new firearms legislation, described as the toughest gun control measures in the country, after it passed the State Assembly by a 104 to 43 vote. More...

Local News

St. Marianne Cope to be honored with liturgy, reception on Feb. 10

The Williamsville Sisters of St. Francis of the Neumann Communities will honor St. Marianne Cope at 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, with a Liturgy of the Eucharist and a reception to be held at St. Mary’s Church in Swormville.  More...

Pancake breakfast returns to benefit seeing eye dogs

Guiding Eyes for the Blind serves visually impaired members of the community, and the Clarence Lions will be showing their support for the organization by hosting their two- and four-legged associates at the club’s annual pancake breakfast, fro More...

‘Backyard Classic’ hockey set for this weekend

Get your ice skates sharpened and start taping your hockey stick. The “Tim Hortons Backyard Classic” will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. More...

Police Blotter

Mom concerned son ran away — to a friend’s house

Saturday, Jan . 12  An 18-year-old female was arrested for petit larceny after she stole items from a Transit Road department store. The woman was released on an appearance ticket.  A suspicious incident was reported on Millcreek Drive. More...

Obituaries

Lewis Beachy, construction contractor

Lewis Beachy, 97, of Sarasota, Fla., formerly of Clarence, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013.  Mr. More...

Sports

Saenger sets section record at Yale Classic

Indoor track

Marissa Saenger had a performance for the ages at this past weekend’s annual Yale Classic indoor track meet, breaking 30-year old Section VI record in winning the 3,000-meter race to lead the Lady Red Devils’ performances.  More...

TOUGH ONE

— Clarence’s Joe Lawrence makes his way down his lane with swimming the 100 butterfly during the Red Devils’ 104-82 loss at Orchard Park Friday. More...

Potent offense pushes boys hoops to 10th win

Clarence’s boys basketball team continued its offensive clinic this past week, as the Red Devils improved to 10-3 overall behind a pair of lopsided decisions.  More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

St. Mary’s of Swormville hosting open house More...

Entertainment

Special Events

thurs. 24 - sun. 27   More...

Family Activities

thurs. 24   More...

Performance

fri. 25  Featuring surreal masks, inventive props and subtle choreography, the Swiss mask theatre troupe Mummenschanz will appear in a one-night-only performance at 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. More...


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