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March 23, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Spindle items

ST. PATRICK’S DAY — As an Irish kid growing up in South Buffalo, we were constantly told that the Old First Ward parade in celebration of St. More...

Unlikely heroes have a place in baseball’s hall of fame

Quick: name a member of the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame who also owned a bowling alley. If you answered “Nellie you are correct. Fox,” Born on Christmas Day, 1927, in St. More...

Casilio outlines Flood Reduction Study

While we are not totally out of the woods yet, I think it’s safe to say that we have successfully made it through a mild this year. More...

Obituaries

Robert B. Wall, math teacher

Robert B. Wall, formerly of Williamsville, died Tuesday, March 15, 2016. He was 89.  Born in Auburn, New York, in 1927, Mr. Wall graduated from Holy Family High School in 1945.  More...

T. Paul Jansen, structural engineer

T. Paul Jansen, of Cheektowaga, died Sunday, March 13, 2016. He was 82.  Born in 1934, Mr. Jansen was a graduate of Bennett High School. More...

Lifestyles

Harris Hill auxiliary to host pancake breakfast set

The Harris Hill Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary will host its annual pancake breakfast from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday, April 3, at the Harris Hill Fire Hall, 8630 Main St. Presale tickets are available for $5.50 per adult or $6 at the door. More...

Maple Weekend taps into sweetest elements of nature

According to NYSmaple.com, the production of pure maple syrup is the oldest agricultural enterprise in the United States. More...

What's Going On

Bee What’s Going On

Senior citizens’ prom scheduled for May   More...

Clarence Public Library Calendar of Activities

Book a Technology Trainer   These free one-hour sessions are designed to help individual patrons with software support and Internet training. Sessions will be held at 1, 2 and 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 29.  Clarence Free Tax Service   More...

Town of Clarence Youth Bureau

Dawn Kinney - Executive Director, Jessica Notarius - Youth Activities Leader, Clifford Trapper - Recreation Department Director 10510 Main Street, Clarence Hollow, Clarence, NY 14031 Phone: 407-2162 * Fax: 759-7498  More...

Bristol Village seeks to add 10 units to assisted living complex

The Clarence Town Board heard several proposals for building permits and additions at its meeting on March 16, including a 10-unit addition to the Bristol Village assisted living complex and a new office building to be constructed at 9610 County Road More...

Clarence graduate shining in the lights of Broadway

From the walls of Clarence High School to the stages of Broadway, Seth Stachowski is more than primed for the bright lights of New York City.  Stachowski is now working as the music director for the Cirque du Soleil production, “Paramour,& More...

Local News

OLDIES BUT GOODIES

OLDIES BUT GOODIES — Marsha Shonitsky, left, and Jackie Berg, owner of Jackie’s Jewels & Collectables from Amherst, look at an oriental bowl during the 56th Annual Clarence Jaycees An More...

Charity hockey tournament rescheduled

The eighth annual Tim Hortons Backyard Classic has been rescheduled to be held Saturday, March 26, at a new venue: Buffalo RiverWorks, a premier outdoor entertainment venue, located at 359 Ganson St., Buffalo. More...

Town man sentenced to jail for unlawful fleeing

A Clarence man was sentenced to 60 days in jail on March 14 after he pleaded guilty to unlawful fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle and reckless driving.  Matthew Lennert, 41, was arrested by Cheektowaga police on Jan. More...

Police Blotter

Resident has unauthorized tax return filed

Saturday, March 12   A 911 hang-up call came in from an address on Stahley Road. A group of teens from a church group were playing some sort of game and one of the players pocket dialed 911 and it sounded like a fight. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

The cast and crew of Clarence High School’s musical production have got to be some of the most talented students anywhere. They were absolutely spectacular. More...

Education

On the Campus

Rochester Institute of Technology has named the following Clarence and Williamsville residents to its dean’s list for the fall 2015 semester: Katherine Hardy, Lucas McKay and Samantha Reinhart.  More...

Sports

All-Bee hoops teams on tap

With the winter sports season officially closed, The Bee will continue recognizing the efforts of some of the area’s best players next week with the publication of the 2015-16 All-Bee Boys and Girls Basketball Teams in the March 30 and 31 editi More...

Ken East’s Trevor Pray tabbed 2015-16 Player of the Year

No New York State Federation Hockey player performed better than Kenmore East senior winger Trevor Pray in the playoffs.  After a 20-goal, 17-assist regular season, Pray exploded for 17 goals and seven assists in the final six games of his high More...

All-star hockey teams named; selection process explained

Being selected for an All-Bee Team is an honor that the recipients are proud to receive, not just because it looks good, but also because opposing coaches see how valuable a player each recipient is to his or her team — which is why The Bee has 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...

Fat Tire Bike Pub Crawl introduces new patrons to restaurants

One of the missions of the Clarence Hollow Association is to promote the businesses in the Hollow.  More...

Events

SCORE volunteer recruitment to hold open house   More...


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