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October 7, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Fire Prevention Week provides essential knowledge

Bee Editorial

Fire Prevention Week runs through Oct. More...

Spindle items

• PROPER PRONUNCIATION — While meeting with Cliff Miller last week to discuss his Empties 4 Education fundraiser, the subject of whether or not I had been pronouncing the word “Amazima” correctly was brought up. More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago Oct. 9, 1890 The many friends of Mrs. Catherine Hershey participated in a very enjoyable time at her home in Clarence on Oct. 3, the occasion being her eighty-seventh birthday. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.A million, zillion thank yous for finally putting a four-way stop at Harris Hill and Roll Road.  More...

Education

Clarence High School Homecoming 2015

Mitchell Hoestermann and Jessica Geiger are crowned king and queen during a halftime ceremony at the homecoming football game Friday evening at Clarence High School. More...

Lifestyles

Community Music School encourages all students

The Community Music School was established in Buffalo in 1924 as an alternative to expensive private lessons, mostly for the children and families of immigrants. More...

Band Boosters barbecue planned for next week

The Clarence Band Boosters will hold a Chiavetta’s chicken barbecue from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, in the Clarence High School cafeteria, 9625 Main St. Dinners cost $10. 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...

What's Going On

What’s Going On

Fashion show slated for Oct. 10 at Salvatore’s   More...

Business

Chamber looks to continue down path of success

As the new president of the Clarence Chamber of Commerce, I welcome the opportunity to continue the exciting growth path of recent years and building our organization to the next level. More...

Rath hosting mobile office hours tomorrow

Erie County Legislator Edward Rath’s office will host a mobile office hours event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. More...

Pfennig promoted to Elderwood insurance authorization manager

Registered nurse Deborah Pfennig, of Clarence, has been promoted to insurance authorization manager for Elderwood.  In her 36 years with Elderwood, Pfennig has held a variety of positions, from facility educator to regional quality assurance. More...

Sheriff's Office investigating Goodrich Road firebombing

The Erie County Sheriff’s Office office is asking for the public's assistance in gathering any information about a firebombing of a residence on Goodrich Road in the Town of Clarence. More...

New plan, expanded goals

Preliminary version of Comprehensive Plan 2025 unveiled

Guidelines that will mold the future of Clarence for the next decade are beginning to take shape.  More...

Recycling initiative to help Ugandan children rolls out in Clarence

Education funding is often a hot topic of discussion, especially when budget constraints, rising costs, and expectations of excellent programs complicate the ways in which monies are spent.  More...

Local News

Pumpkin Drop, Olympics highlights of holiday weekend

Columbus Day Weekend will feature the annual pumpkin drop at The Great Pumpkin Farm in Clarence. The event is part of the farm’s seven-week Fall Festival, which continues through Halloween.  More...

Bike-friendly Main Street event rescheduled

A bike-riding event called the “Discover Main Street Fun Ride,” intended to highlight community support for a “bike-friendly” Main Street in Clarence — including bike lanes, signage and bike racks at key stopping points More...

Brothers of Mercy to offer caregiver series

Representatives from the Erie County Department of Senior Services will host a series of classes for people who provide ongoing support for others.  More...

Letters to the Editor

Thanks for blood drive support

Thank you, once again, to this generous community and all of you who showed up at the Town of Clarence Highway Department on Monday, Sept. More...

Nonprofit mirrors pope’s message

Pope Francis’ recent visit to the United States allowed our nation to connect with one of the most progressive and vibrant personalities on the world stage.  His visit provided numerous opportunities for Americans to experience those issue More...

Obituaries

Death Notices

COX, William J., died Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015. More...

Sports

Football team posts Homecoming victory

West coach: ‘We did everything we could to allow them to win’

Clarence’s football team, weary from playing the bulk of its games on the road during the first half of the season, was eager to have the chance to play in front of its home fans Friday — and they wasted little time in showing their appre More...

Girls cross-country team defends McQuaid title

Clarence’s girls cross-country team defended its AA-2 race championship at Saturday’s prestigious annual McQuaid Invitational, beating out 33 other teams in the field as every Lady Red Devil to compete in the race posted a personal-best t More...

Boys soccer posts wins in three league contests

Clarence’s boys soccer team improved to 9-2 on the season after taking down all three of its most recent ECIC I opponents — including a darkness-shortened 5-0 triumph over Jamestown on Friday.  More...

Entertainment

Family Activities

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Festivals

thurs. 8-mon. 12   FinnFest USA — Finnish influence on literature, architecture, design and education to be featured at Kleinhans Music Hall, the Burchfield Penney Art Center, and Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Wednesday, Oct. More...

Theatre

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