Weekly Feature



December 16, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

BATTLE FOR THE BALL

BATTLE FOR THE BALL — Jake Ireland, second from left, swipes at the loose ball while trying to corral a rebound as he is sandwiched by a pair of Orchard Park players during the Red Devils&rsquo More...

Editorials

Carbon monoxide poisoning is avoidable

Carbon monoxide can be fatal, and sometimes difficult to detect. Occasionally, there are reports to State Police and the County Sheriff’s Office regarding residents who experienced the dangerous fumes in their homes.  More...

Spindle Items

Spindle items

PUBLIC EDUCATION — If you pay any attention to the library calendar of events in the lifestyles pages each week, you know that the programming available is much more than just for children. More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago Dec. 18, 1890   The fair for the benefit of the Disciple Church of Clarence, at Guise’s Hall, will continue through Thursday and Friday. More...

Obituaries

Donald F. Newman, chairman emeritus of Noco Energy Corp.

Donald F. Newman, of Clarence, chairman emeritus of Noco Energy Corp., died Friday, Dec. 11, 2015.  Mr. More...

Sports

Young boys swimming team learning to compete

Clarence’s boys swimming team has been a perennial contender for divisional, sectional and even state-level success for many years. This winter, however, will be different for the Red Devils.  More...

Will East burns boys basketball team in OT

A slow start very nearly did in Clarence’s boys basketball team when it traveled to Williamsville East Wednesday, but rather than throw in the towel when falling behind by nearly 20 points late in the third quarter, the Red Devils fought the go More...

New faces to guide rifle squad

Clarence’s rifle team boasts a starting lineup that has a good number of new faces this year, but every single one of them is well aware of the program’s storied history — and there’s nothing they’d like to do more than More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Supreme Mary Wilson to perform in Clarence   More...

Literature

thurs. 17   More...

Concerts

thurs. 17  American singer/songwriter Judy Collins will sing your favorites, including “Both Sides Now,” “Someday Soon” and “Send in the Clowns,” at 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. More...

Entertainment

Polish heritage to dance into Opera House

The Polish Heritage Dancers will present “A Polish Christmas in the Village” with performances at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 27, at the Lancaster Opera House, 21 Central Ave., Lancaster.  More...

Walking Tours

sat. 19   More...

Performance

thurs. 17  Glenn Miller Orchestra — 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 17, at the Riviera Theatre and Performance Arts Center, 67 Webster St., North Tonawanda; $. 692-2413, www.rivieratheatre.org   More...

District solicits more feedback on transgender policy

A second public discussion on the Clarence Central School District’s proposed student gender identity policy was held Monday night during the Board of Education’s monthly meeting at Clarence Center Elementary.  More...

Young author with autism pens books

A local girl living with autism learned at a young age that she has a talent to communicate through art. And now that artwork is taking the form of books, which she hopes will inspire others.  More...

Local News

Clarence grad returns for holiday programs

Recording artists often have that one specific memory that pinpoints the moment when they fell in love with music. It becomes the epiphany wherein the musician correlates a love of musical notation with the art of performance.  More...

News Brief

The Clarence Planning Board meeting scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 23, has been canceled. For more information about town government meetings, including agendas and supporting documents, visit www2.erie.gov/clarence.   More...

Transit Road dealership remodel approved

A Clarence car dealership is getting a facelift in 2016. Dave Smith Ford, located at 4045 Transit Road, came before the town Planning Board on Dec. More...

Letters to the Editor

Town ditch-clearing efforts appreciated

Thanks to the Town of Clarence crews for doing a great job cleaning my property’s section of the ditch on the north side of the bridge on Martin Road. More...

Police Blotter

Store patron alleges red kettle theft

Saturday, Dec. 5 A 19-year-old woman was charged with petit larceny and criminal possession of stolen property after she was apprehended for allegedly shoplifting at Eastern Hills Mall. More...

Education

Clarence Middle School posts honor roll

The following students have been named to the honor roll at Clarence Middle School for the first quarter of the 2015-16 school year:  Grade Six   More...

Nativity posts honor roll

The following students have been named to the honor roll at Nativity of Mary School for the first quarter of the 2015-16 school year.  First Honors   More...

Photos available for purchase online

Do you like a sports photo that appears in this week’s edition, or in previous editions, and wish you had a copy of it for yourself? More...

Lifestyles

St. Paul’s Episcopal hosting farmers market

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 4275 Harris Hill Road, is hosting a winter farmers market from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through Dec. 19. The market features Western New York farmers and their locally produced and grown farm products. More...

Operation Christmas Child

filling hearts with hope around the world

hen he was 11 years old, Yves Dushime’s church in Togo, West Africa, received shoeboxes from Operation Christmas Child. More...

CLERGY COLUMN

Prepare the way by delving deeper

Prepare the way of the Lord! John the Baptist yelled this from the wilderness. How’s your prep work going? Are you down to the plywood yet?  More...

Business

Your business is news

The Bee publishes news about local businesses and their employees. We also welcome news about hirings, promotions and individual honors. More...

Area United Way gets high marks for fiscal responsibility

The United Way of Buffalo & Erie County has earned a 4-star rating, the highest possible, from Charity Navigator, an independent charity evaluator. More...

Events

NAWBO Visionary Award recipient to be honored More...


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