Weekly Feature



November 4, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Speaker series continues with ‘Addiction Kills’

If you’ve paid any attention to the news lately, you know there is a growing drug problem. More...

Editorials

Education is first line of defense against addiction

Bee Editorial

Heroin is a terrifying drug with the power to take hold of a person’s life and ultimately end it. It can be mixed with other, even more deadly substances, without users even knowing before it is already in their bloodstream. More...

Spindle items

• COSTUMES — Every year at The Bee, there is a Halloween costume contest that involves a nice prize, and typically the various departments try to outdo each other to win it.  More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago Nov. 6, 1890 We’ve had enough politics for a while — a long while. Now let us all buckle down to business in order that the Christmas stockings of our loved ones may not be empty when they ought to be full. More...

Obituaries

Death Notices

JONES, Carolyn K., of Clarence, died Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015. She is survived by one son, David; one daughter, Linda Jones Kahl; five grandchildren; and one sister, Dorothy Lageman. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert. More...

Sports

Football team falls to Jamestown in finale

A last-ditch attempt to move up the field with the clock approaching midnight came up empty Thursday as Clarence’s football team succumbed to Jamestown, 31-29, in this year’s Class AA Chuck Funke Memorial Bowl final at Depew.  More...

Girls win third straight sectional title; boys blanked by Quakers in semifinals

Soccer playoffs

Clarence’s girls soccer team used its championship-game experience to take down Lancaster Saturday, 3-1, and earn its third consecutive Section VI Class AA title. More...

Lady Red Devil harriers complete perfect season at ECIC Championships

Clarence’s girls cross-country squad crossed the first of its team goals off its list Saturday when it took the Division I title at the annual ECIC Championships to finish the year 10-0.  The boys’ team, meanwhile, managed a third-pl More...

Entertainment

Theatre

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Literature

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Performance

thurs. 5   District High School Chorus Festival — Come hear the three Williamsville school student choral groups perform, 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. More...

Casilio wins supervisor seat, Poloncarz reelected county executive

With 68 percent of precincts reporting, Republican Patrick Casilio, Jr. is poised to officially become the next supervisor of the Town of Clarence. More...

New plans revealed for former Spilios site

A new upscale dining and shopping facility is being proposed for the area in front of Eastgate Plaza.  During the Oct. More...

Local News

Clarence fire companies reimbursed for snowstorm response

Clarence, Clarence Center, Harris Hill and Main-Transit fire companies were four of almost 20 emergency response units that have received reimbursement checks from the county for their efforts in responding to last November’s historic snowstorm More...

Clarence intelligence gathering leads to Buffalo drug raid

Working from intelligence gathered during a four-week period of youths purchasing drugs in Clarence, the Erie County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit, assisted by Buffalo Narcotics, raided a Buffalo dwelling on Thursday and recovered cocaine, ma More...

Deputies break up Halloween party, allege underage drinking

A Halloween-night underage drinking party in Clarence led to more than 30 youths being detained by authorities, according to the Erie County Sheriff’s Office.  More...

Police Blotter

‘Suspicious’ man on bicycle just drunk and lost

Saturday, Oct. 24  • A 55-year-old man was charged with harassment in the first degree stemming from an incident on Schurr Road. He was released on his own recognizance pending arraignment.  More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.I’m delighted to learn that the Clarence Hollow Association has designated a board member to survey properties in the Hollow for possible code violations. More...

Education

Clarence adds new special ed, IT hires

The Clarence Central School District made two recent new hires for its special education and information technology departments.  During the Oct. 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. November’s topic: What is Digital Citizenship?  More...

Lifestyles

Poets nurture creative process, share thoughts on writing

Just Buffalo Writing Center is contradicting the notion that poetry is dormant.  It’s reinforcing that it’s all around us. More...

Arts & Crafts Society show this weekend

The Clarence Arts & Crafts Society will host its annual holiday craft show from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 7 and 8, at the Clarence Town Park Club House, 10405 Main St. The juried show will feature more than 50 vendors. More...

Fall activities abound at the Clarence library

One of the most striking pieces of artwork at the Clarence library is the large woodcarving over the main circulation desk. Commissioned by former Library Director Marie Robillard, the carving depicts two children engrossed in shelves of books.  More...

Business

Shop, eat local on Small Business Saturday

My first full month as president of the Clarence Chamber of Commerce flew by with extraordinary swiftness.  Where did the month go? We have had many, many activities going on, from our regular A.M. More...

New Buffalo-themed gift shop opening in Clarence

A new Buffalo-themed gift boutique is opening this weekend at Eastern Hills Mall.  According to a press release, BFLO Gallery & Gift Shop will be the largest upscale Buffalo themed retailer in Western New York, featuring locally made product More...

Business First to host Health Care Summit

Business First will host a Health Care Summit from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, at Salvat ore’s Italian Gardens, 6461 Transit Road, Depew. A panel of experts will discuss rising consumerism and its effect on the health care industry. More...


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