Weekly Feature



March 2, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Green Bay Packers CEO retraces steps to his success

The Town of Clarence and its population of Buffalo Bills supporters may not yet have experienced the exhilaration of celebrating a Super Bowl victory.  More...

Editorials

Bee Editorial

Now is the time to act on opiate, heroin epidemic

I t’s nearly impossible to tune into a news broadcast or browse local headlines without seeing mention of a death due to opiate or heroin addiction. More...

Spindle items

SPRING FLOWERS — It might not seem like it now — with dirty snow, brown lawns and bare trees everywhere — but spring is right around the corner. More...

And that’s why he’s known as ‘The Boss’

Where have I been for the last 36 years? Not attending any concerts by Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, that’s sure. who served their country. More...

Police Blotter

Employee allegedly steals $50,000 from book shop

Saturday, Feb. 20   A resident of Lapp Road reported that his property was flooding due to an ice jam in the creek next to his house.  A suspicious vehicle was reported at Sunoco on Main Street. More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

MOHR, Marion W. (nee Wittlief), of Clarence, died Monday, Feb. 29, 2016. She is survived by one son, Curtis; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and one sister, Dorothy Haas. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. More...

Sports

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...

North ends hockey team’s season in Large Semis

Clarence’s hockey team gave everything it had in Wednesday’s Federation Large Schools semifinal against top-seeded Williamsville North, but despite those efforts — which kept the fifth-seeded Red Devils within striking distance virt More...

Red Devil swimmers post top-five efforts at Section VI Championships

Clarence’s boys swimming season came to an end Feb. 24 at ECC’s Burt Flickinger Center as a number of Red Devils turned in solid efforts during the second day of the annual Section VI Championships.  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...

Events

Athena Awards luncheon to honor finalists More...

Chamber to celebrate Women’s History Month

What a party it was last week. The Chamber’s annual awards dinner celebrated the contributions of our citizens and organizations with a real flair. More...

Opioid overdoses continue to climb in Erie County

An epidemic grows

The numbers are in, and they’re staggering. More...

New code proposed to aid possible Eastern Hills conversion

The Town Board is developing a new Lifestyle Center Overlay Code in anticipation of Eastern Hills Mall exploring the possibility of converting itself to a “lifestyle center” in the future.  More...

Local News

SOMEONE YOU SHOULD KNOW

Brennan makes time to get involved

Clarence resident Jon Brennan is not one to sit idle for a lengthy period of time.  When the married father of three isn’t busy with his Web development company, Noobis, or e-commerce website PitchinPal, he’s helping run one of Clare More...

CLARENCE CHORISTERS

CLARENCE CHORISTERS — Clarence residents Brian Renzoni, left, Alex Renzoni and James Boglioli will participate in ABC Bel Canto choirs’ annual spring concert at 3 p.m. More...

Family to host fundraiser in honor of son

Clarence residents Paul and Denise Englert will host the “Forever Young” fundraiser to benefit the National Blood Clot Alliance from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 6, at the Clarence Fire Company fire hall, 10355 Main St.  More...

Letters to the Editor

Boys State teaches ethics, traditions

A.J. Jurek Post 1672 will be sending two well-deserving youths to Boys State this year.  As chairman, I contacted the guidance counselors from Williamsville North and East. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

It’s unbelievable how many people complain about teachers‘ salaries. A caller to Bee Heard said that it was unusual to get a raise. The private sector is the one that’s pushing our wages up. More...

Education

Clarence student awarded UB entrepreneur fellowship

Clarence resident Dana Voll was part of a three-woman team that recently received an entrepreneurship fellowship award for its plans for an engineering summer camp for girls.  More...

On the Campus

St. Lawrence University has named the following Clarence and Williamsville residents to its dean’s list for the fall 2015 semester: Alec T. Dietsch and Peter A. Rasimas.  More...

Clarence Middle posts honor roll

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

Lifestyles

Englert Jr. memorial fundraiser planned

A fundraiser in memory of Paul Englert Jr., a Clarence teenager who died in 2013 following a pulmonary embolism, will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 6, at Clarence Fire Hall, 10355 Main St. Tickets are $20 and include pizza and beverages. More...

Cemetery brought to life by sounds of R&B legends

Forest Lawn Melodies of Taylor Made Jazz filled the chapel of Forest Lawn Cemetery on Feb. 21 as Van Taylor and a quartet of singers and musicians performed well-known songs by some of the legendary musicians buried in the cemetery. More...


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