Weekly Feature



April 17, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Intruder Drill being staged to prepare district

Tragic events like the mass -shooting in Newtown, Conn. last December have forced school districts throughout the nation to reevaluate their emergency procedures. More...

Editorials

Show support for Boston by helping on a local level

Bee Editorial

During the past few days, the nation has been glued to its newspapers, computer screens and television sets as it still struggles to comprehend the tragedy that unfolded during Monday’s Boston Marathon.  It is difficult to watch the graphi More...

Spindle items

• LET’S BE SOCIAL — Last week, my colleague from the Lancaster/Depew Bee, Jolene Zanghi and I attended a panel discussion on the future of journalism at the Burchfield Penney Art Center in Buffalo.  More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago April 19, 1888   The Lutheran parsonage on Mill Street in Clarence Center presents quite an improved appearance since it has two new coats of paint. The work was done by Mr. Hiram Eshelman & Co.  More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.Regarding reduction of taxes on the property because of the planes flying over, do I get a reduction in my Bee subscription for having to read the same complaint over and over each week? More...

Sports

Giving back

Clarence girls lacrosse coach spends break teaching game in Africa

Clarence girls lacrosse coach Doug Kohler likes to talk about how players in his sport look for ways to “give back to the game” and help expand its scope. More...

Track teams seeking to repeat 2012’s success

Last spring was one of the best on the books for Clarence’s boys track team, and though eight of the athletes whom coach Kevin McCuen called “important performers and leaders” graduated from the squad, the hope is still there that t More...

Restocked tennis team eager to compete

Though Clarence’s boys tennis team graduated five starters from its 2012 squad, a combination of experienced upperclassmen and enthusiastic young players will look to keep the team challenging for supremacy in ECIC I play.  More...

Entertainment

Workshops/Classes

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Special Events

fri. 19  Spring Bulb Bag Sale — 8 a.m. Friday, April 19 at the Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens’ administration building, 2655 South Park Ave., Buffalo; Free to attend - $7 for bag. 827-1584, ext. More...

Family Activities

thurs. 18  Tour Guide Training — Attend this training session to become a volunteer tour guide at Reinstein Woods, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. More...

School board adopts controversial budget

Amidst both support and opposition, a budget for the 2013-14 school year — one that includes a 9.8 percent tax levy increase — was adopted unanimously by the Clarence Board of Education at its meeting Monday night at Clarence High School. More...

Residents react to Boston bombings

The 116th annual Boston Marathon was overshadowed on Monday by bombs that exploded outside a building near the race’s finish line. More...

Local News

Volunteer asks community to aid others

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

Deb Lesinski knows that it takes more than one set of hands in order to make a difference in any community. That is why she works to bring people together for a variety of causes at home and in other areas where there are people in need. More...

News Brief

The Clarence Industrial Development Agency will hold its regular monthly meeting at 8 a.m. Thursday, April 18, in the Town Board Meeting Room at Clarence Town Hall, 1 Town Place.   More...

Town Board wrestles with proposed collision business

During the Clarence Town Board meeting on April 10, Jeff Muccerelli and attorney Jeffrey Palumbo, of the firm Damon Morey LLP, presented new landscaping and design changes involving the proposed Gabe’s Collision, which would be located at 5817 More...

Letters to the Editor

Get concerns about nursery on paper

I wanted to say that I have an understanding with those who are concerned about how Lavocat Family Nursery’s expansion could upset their quality of life.  More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

LAMBERT, Lorraine C. (nee Heindl), of Clarence Center, died Tuesday, April 9, 2013. Mrs. Lambert is survived by her husband, William E. More...

Lifestyles

CELEBRATING the way students JAM

You might want to pick up a pair of dancing shoes, because April marks a monthlong celebration of one of the nation’s greatest cultural happenings: the advent of jazz.  More...

Contemporary Club touring Albright-Knox

The Clarence Contemporary Club will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, for a guided tour of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1285 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo. More...

Youth Bureau hosting discussion series for teen drivers

Each week, the Clarence Youth Board and Youth Bureau will provide an FYI discussion addressing current issues with youth and families. The purpose is to provide information with the goal of increasing knowledge. More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Contemporary Club touring Albright-Knox   More...

Business

Pets get pampered at new Clarence salon

Laura DeAngeli has always loved animals. More...

Mural project, concerts, Hollow Fest all shaping up

I t was gratifying to see approximately 40 people show up for our first Clarence Hollow Membership meeting at the Asa Ransom House.  More...

Events

ECC One Stop hosting annual job fair   More...


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