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March 30, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Bee Editorial

Women’s health a matter that needs discussion

Women’s health can be a complicated matter on a good day. More...

Spindle items

GLAMOROUS GOWNS — As the weather starts to warm up, one of the things on the minds of many high school students is the prom.  For many, it is an exciting time, but for some, the expense of the evening can be problematic and cause more stre More...

Two delegates in a dilemma as Cleveland convention looms

Two men were comparing notes prior to heading to Cleveland in July for the Republican National Convention. Both are committed delegates but admit to being confused and concerned. More...

Police Blotter

Tube of lubricant lands youth in slippery situation

Saturday, March 19   Deputies stopped a vehicle on Main Street after a plate reader hit on a suspended registration. More...

Sports

North’s Shaw tabbed Girls Coach of the Year

Earned 500th career victory in run to state AA semifinals

All-Bee Basketball When he walked into the Williamsville North High School gym three years ago to meet his players for the first time, girls varsity basketball coach Bill Shaw doesn’t deny that he was an unknown figure in their eyes despite a More...

South’s Michael repeats as Boys Coach of the Year

Williamsville South’s boys basketball team reached the state semifinals for the first time in program history this winter, so it’s only appropriate that head coach Gabe Michael becomes the first to earn consecutive All-Bee Boys Basketball More...

All-Bee Team named; process explained

Being selected for the All-Bee Basketball 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.  More...

Business

‘The best choice of my entire career’

Elaine Panzica joins OBGYN Associates of WNY

Elaine Panzica, a women’s health nurse practitioner and resident of Lancaster, joined the team at OBGYN Associates of Western New York three months ago and has felt more than confident about her choice each day since. More...

Events

Networking event to outline ‘The Arts in April’   More...

Culinary event to feature area students

The Western New York Chapter of the New York State Restaurant Association recently announced the return of the Taste of Education.  The program is a competition featuring local high school students who are pursuing a career in the restaurant an More...

State of Schools report signals substantial losses

Ranging from $14.9 million in small, rural districts like North Collins, to more than $100 million in larger districts such as Kenmore and West Seneca, more than $1 billion in state aid funding has been lost by Erie County schools since 2007-08.  More...

Professional MMA in New York State a reality after bill passage

New York State has finally submitted to professional mixed martial arts.  After having a ban in place against professional mixed martial arts since 1997, the New York State Assembly passed a bill on March 22 removing the ban. More...

Local News

Collins, Slaughter lead bipartisan letter opposing Trans-Pacific Partnership

U.S. Reps. Chris Collins and Louise Slaughter led a bipartisan letter from members of the New York congressional delegation to President Obama this past week opposing the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal. More...

Tracing an artist’s life through journals

Discovering Burchfield

Charles Ephraim Burchfield, the American watercolorist, is best known for his romantic, often fantastic depictions of nature. More...

Out of the Past

125 Years Ago April 2, 1891 More...

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

No one is against teachers and administrators getting an adequate salary, but these professionals pay very little toward their health insurance, have extremely profitable pensions, and when the stock market is in a decline, the taxpayers make must ma More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

Can the town do something about the house with a camper that has been siting on their front lawn for more than 10 years? More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

CROOKS, Harriette W., of Amherst, died Sunday, March 6, 2016. She is survived by one daughter, Paula Bateman; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Dr. Clifford N. More...

Lifestyles

Evening to Remember

to celebrate every life

For the 11th year, the Western New York Perinatal Bereavement Network Inc. will host its annual “Evening to Remember” at St. Gabriel’s Parish Hall, 5271 Clinton St., Elma. More...

Senior Center seeking basket donations

The Clarence Senior Center’s annual basket raffle will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 30, at the center, 4600 Thompson Road. More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Senior citizens’ prom scheduled for May 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...

Clarence Public Library Calendar of Activities

HOURS: 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday; closed Sunday  Water Color Workshop with Wende Essrow   More...


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