Weekly Feature



February 19, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Gertie’s damaged by fire, looks toward speedy reopening

Two residents of an apartment above Gertie’s Restaurant, located at 6010 Goodrich Road, may have saved the establishment — and their home — from total destruction when they called 911 after smelling smoke early Friday morning.  More...

Editorials

New barracks a smart investment for town

Bee Editorial

The town entered into an agreement with the State Police last week to build a new barracks for its troop currently based in Clarence.  More...

Spindle items

• SPAGHETTI SAUCE — On Monday night, I tried to be a good husband and make dinner. We are on a bit of a health kick right now, so I planned on making fried eggplant with Italian poultry sausage as a sort of “carb-free” entree. More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago Feb. 21, 1889   A town hall is being erected above the brick blacksmith shop. It is a fine one and something that Clarence has been in need of for some time.  More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

It’s funny how Supervisor Hartzell is riding the coattails of former Supervisors Hallock and Bylewski. It’s too bad that he is dismantling the former supervisors’ hard work. More...

Education

News Brief

The Williamsville Central School District is seeking residents interested in being members of the School Board. Three seats, each carrying three-year terms, are up for election to the board this May. More...

On the Campus

Fredonia State College has named the following Clarence and Williamsville students to the dean’s list for the fall 2013 semester: Alex Christopher Brennan, Meghan Keeley Devine, Katherine Mackenzie Devine, Matthew Phillip Donnelly, Kaitlyn Mari More...

Clarence Middle School posts honor roll

The following students have been named to the honor roll at Clarence Middle School for the second quarter of the 2013-14 school year: Grade Six More...

Lifestyles

Service dogs provide freedom for children with autism

The sight of dogs with a service harness is both familiar and intriguing. More...

BTC Mens Golf Club sets membership meeting

The BTC Mens Golf Club will host its annual general membership meeting at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22 at The Cornerstone Restaurant, 10651 Main St. 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

Chamber set to celebrate 2014 honorees

The Clarence Chamber of Commerce has announced its 2014 Chamber Awards recipients and will recognize them during a Hawaiian-themed gala reception on Thursday, Feb. More...

As dates come into place, volunteers needed

A fter this morning’s Clarence Hollow Association board of directors meeting, I am overjoyed and optimistic about all that we as a board are attempting to do for the Hollow. More...

WNY Home & Garden Expo scheduled Feb. 20-23

The Western New York Home & Garden Expo will be taking place Feb. 20-23 at the Hamburg Fairgrounds Event Center, 5600 McKinley Parkway.  The show times are 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday; and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

Town agrees to construct new police barracks

One of the worst kept secrets in Clarence was finally revealed during the Town Board meeting on Feb. 12 when Councilman Bernard Kolber introduced a resolution to enter into an agreement with New York State Police to construct a new barracks. More...

Priore announces candidacy for Board of Education

Clarence resident Dennis Priore announced his candidacy last week for one of three seats up for election this spring on the Clarence Board of Education.  A former teacher and administrator with multiple school districts in Western and Central Ne More...

Local News

Wear ‘n Share clothes children in need

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

The Clarence-based Wear ‘n Share program has been helping clothe needy children throughout Buffalo for the past four years.  What started as a small volunteer effort in June 2009 by Kerri Howell, a resident of Clarence, has since grown to More...

PINEWOOD DERBY

Marshall Harrishburg, left, Ryan Collins and Trevor Spiegel — members of Sheridan Hill’s Cub Scout Pack 563 — won trophies at the recent Onondaga District’s Pinewood Derby held recently at Eastern Hills Mall.  More...

News Brief

The Town of Clarence Planning Board meeting scheduled for tonight has been canceled. The board’s next scheduled meeting will take place at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 5.   More...

Police Blotter

Thief makes sure he smells nice on Valentine’s Day

Saturday, Feb. 8  • Three 19-year-old men were charged with petit larceny after they were apprehended for allegedly stealing DVDs at Walmart. The men were all released on appearance tickets pending arraignment.  Sunday, Feb. 9  More...

Obituaries

Ralph V. Lund, insurance consultant, financial planner

Ralph V. Lund, 74, formerly of Clarence, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014.  Born in Batavia, he was the son of Henry and Mary (nee Larmy). More...

Sports

Three wrestlers win Section VI titles

Clarence’s wrestling program will once again be represented at the state championships following Friday’s winning sectional title runs by three Red Devils.  More...

Boys bowling team caps unbeaten season, bowls at ECIC Rolloffs, sectionals

Clarence’s boys bowling team finished its season last week in what coach Ken Duke called “a sort of mixed-up fashion,” taking on both the annual ECIC Rolloffs and Section VI Championships to book-end a twice-rescheduled match agains More...

JUMPING TO THE NEXT LEVEL

Clarence senior Ted Okon, front row middle, recently signed his national letter of intent to continue his track career at Binghamton University — focusing primarily on the high jump — beginning in the fall. More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Art show to benefit Family Justice Center   More...

Entertainment

Literature

thurs. 20  Northside Writers Group — Meets at 7 p.m. the first and third Thursday of every month, Feb. 20, at the Crossroads Lutheran Church, 4640 Main St., corner of Main Street and Burroughs Drive, Snyder. More...

Theatre

thurs. 20   More...

Art

sat. 22   More...


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