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June 10, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Town offers plenty of activities this summer

Bee Editorial

As kids count down the days to the start of school summer vacation, we want to remind you that there are many opportunities in your town to keep your children entertained and preoccupied with healthy, enriching activities — many of which are fr More...

Spindle items

• HOLLOWFEST — Hollowfest is just around the corner, taking place July 2-4 in Clarence Town Park on Main Street.  More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago June 12, 1890 The graduating exercises at Parker Union School will be held at the Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, June 17, at 10 o'clock a.m. A hand car containing the section hands was thrown from the track last Saturday and Mr. More...

Police Blotter

Employee refuses to leave after firing at Burger King

Saturday, May 30  • Deputies responded to Oakwood Drive for a report of a man chasing a woman. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.It’s a sad day in Clarence when the Clarence Conservative Party cannot endorse one of their own but chooses one from another political party.  .As a member of the Clarence Conservative Committee, I am very disappointed that an extremely a More...

Education

JUNIOR AWARDS

Joseph “JT” Buchbinder and Griffen LoVullo, both of Clarence, are two of 21 high-achieving juniors honored by St. More...

Wall of Fame unveiled during concert anniversary weekend

More than 2,400 people attended the Clarence School District’s 50th annual Kleinhans Concert on May 29 in Buffalo. Not only was it a celebration of the event’s longevity, but also of the music department as a whole.  More...

ACADEMY STUDENTS IN ALBANY

Assemblywoman Jane Corwin hosted students from Clarence High School in her Albany office on June 1.  More...

Entertainment

Walking Tours

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Festivals

sat. 13   Hope Chest Buffalo Niagara Dragon Boat Festival — Fourth annual race and festival, along with vendors, concessions, raffles, refreshments and children’s activities, races begin at 9 a.m. More...

Theatre

thurs. 18   More...

Youth Court to include referrals from State Police, Sheriff’s Office

For almost two years, teenagers in Clarence who have committed minor, nonviolent infractions have had the option of going to Youth Court at Town Hall — a program that allows first-time offenders to let other adolescents debate the circumstances More...

Local News

Tri-Five car show to end 40-year run next month

The Tri-Five Car Show — a celebration of 1955-57 Chevrolets — will celebrate its 40th anniversary next month. And the occasion will be bittersweet as organizers have announced that it will be the last one as well.  More...

Concert series at Brothers of Mercy starts next week

Popular Elvis Presley tribute artist Terry Buchwald will perform a free concert at 6:15 p.m. More...

MALAWI PROJECT

Junior Girl Scout Troop 30630 recently completed a community service effort in support of The Malawi Project by collecting used prescription bottles from various places in the community.  More...

Letters to the Editor

Drug drop-off event sets new record

Thank you to all of the residents who properly disposed of their old medications at my Prescription Drug Drop-Off program.  Safely disposing of unwanted medications prevents pollution of our waterways, helping to protect our environment. More...

Day in the Park returns this month

The “world’s largest” Slip & Slide party, zip line rides and a chalk art contest. What do these three things have in common? They are all events at this year’s Day in the Park celebration from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

FRIEL, Bonnie June (nee Phelps), of Clarence, died Sunday, May 31, 2015. She is survived by two sons, James and Larry; one daughter, Lea Stanley; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. More...

Sports

Half dozen headed to track’s state meet

Five members of Clarence’s girls track team and one member of the boys track squad will be headed to the state capital this weekend to compete in the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Track and Field Championships following More...

Modified hockey falls to Iroquois

Clarence’s “Blue” modified hockey team recently dropped a 4-1 contest to Iroquois.  More...

Baseball squad holds end-of-year awards banquet

Clarence’s baseball team officially closed the book on its 2015 campaign May 31 when it held its annual awards banquet — which coach Dave Smith called “kind of our senior send off.”  More...

Lifestyles

Nature provides perfect setting for summer YOGA

Now that warm temperatures are becoming the norm, the weather is ideal for fitness enthusiasts to take their favorite activities outside.  Canalside in downtown Buffalo provides a scenic backdrop for many of the activities, including yoga.  More...

Craft show to benefit ALS Association

A craft show to benefit the ALS Association will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 20, at Newstead Fire Hall, 5691 Cummings Road, Akron. More...

Youth Bureau Information Series

Each month, the Clarence Youth Board and Youth Bureau will provide information addressing current issues pertinent to youth and families. June’s topic: parent/child communication.  More...

Business

Business Briefs

The Clarence Chamber of Commerce will host the next installment of its After Hours Business Blender networking series from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 16, at Dragonfly Studio & Salon, 8290 Main St. More...

Excitement builds up as does Montabaur Heights

When Montabaur Heights opens its doors this fall, Peter Eimer and the Brothers of Mercy want the all-inclusive complex to redefine the way in which people think about senior living.  Eimer, the chief operating officer of the Brothers of Mercy ca More...

Good customer service good for business

In this ever-changing environment we all live in, there is one thing that always remains the same: People love to be treated well. More...


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