Weekly Feature



May 18, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Youth group to hold fundraiser

For five nights a week, a 10-year-old RV stops below the underpass at the Central Library in downtown Buffalo. Its purpose is not to pick anything up. Instead, it is dropping off countless hot meals without receiving anything in return.  More...

Editorials

Bee Editorial

Trauma Awareness Month is a time for forethought

May is Trauma Awareness Month. It was established as such by President Ronald Reagan in 1988, according to the National Trauma Institute. More...

Spindle items

FARMERS MARKET — The 14th season of the Clarence Hollow Farmers Market got underway last week with the traditional May Flower Days.  The event will continue each Saturday through the month of May, and there will be a select group of vendor More...

Sick of politics? Go cut your lawn

Where can you go to escape the tedium of national politics? What can you do to clear your head of all the hate speech and offensive rhetoric? Go cut your lawn. Seldom does one engage all human senses in such a productive manner. More...

Police Blotter

Conner Road couple argue over dish duties

Saturday, May 7   • A resident of Martha’s Vineyard received two credit cards in the mail that he did not apply for. A report was taken for possible identity theft.  More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

MAXWELL, Daniel, N., of Clarence, died Tuesday, May 3, 2016. He is survived by his wife, Nancy; one daughter, Kelly German; two sons, Sean and Michael; five grandchildren; one sister, Susan Delles; and one brother, Patrick. More...

Sports

Wall of Fame induction ceremony set

The 14th annual Clarence Athletic Wall of Fame induction ceremony will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 26, at the High School. This year’s inductees include Tom Goddard, John Hunt, Rachael Kroog Norm Layer and Robert Torok. More...

Peters helps Michigan women’s golf reach nationals

For just the second time in program history, the University of Michigan’s women’s golf team will be competing for a national championship when it heads to Oregon Friday to take part in the 2016 NCAA Championships. More...

Late rally lets baseball team post Senior Night win

Clarence’s baseball team pulled off a rally for the ages in Friday’s Senior Night clash with Iroquois, scoring five runs in the bottom of the seventh to send the game to extra innings where the Red Devils would ultimately prevail, 7-6.&nb More...

Business

Events

BNSME meeting to feature Ride for Roswell founder More...

Hollowfest starting to take shape

A t our board meeting this past week, we welcomed a new board member. Her name is Taylor Reynolds, and she is part of the Reine Hammoud Farmers Insurance Agency, located at 8870 Main St., Clarence.  More...

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...

Car dealerships seek to store sales cars at Eastern Hills Mall

The Clarence Town Board heard a proposal from four major auto dealers at its May 11 meeting that would allow the businesses to store sales cars in the parking lot of Eastern Hills Mall.  Mercedes-Benz of Buffalo, Transitowne Automotive, Ray Laks More...

Date for CSEF Third Peach Cup Golf Outing set

The Clarence Schools Enrichment Foundation (CSEF), a non-profit foundation dedicated to providing enrichment to students, announced today that it will hold its inaugural golf outing on Monday, June 20, at The Links at Ivy Ridge in Akron. More...

ONE DANCE

ONE DANCE — Louie Martina dances with student Kristen Grajek, a senior, during the Senior Citizens Prom held at Clarence High School on May 4. More...

Local News

County teams with AT&T for safe driving campaign

County Clerk Chris Jacobs and AAA Western and Central New York teamed up with AT&T, the Erie County Sheriff’s Department and New York State Police to raise awareness for AAA’s 100 Deadliest Days for Drivers - the period between Memori More...

Roswell CEO Candace Johnson named Businesswoman of Year

In October 2014, Dr. Donald L. “Skip” Trump, stepped down after seven years as the CEO of Roswell Park Cancer Institute. More...

Transit Road race ends in crash

While patrolling southbound on Transit Road Sunday, just after midnight, Erie County Deputies Nati and Francis observed two northbound vehicles, near Clarence Center Road, traveling at a high rate of speed. More...

Letters to the Editor

Rotary Club gift deserves thanks

The Clarence Youth Bureau would like to express its sincere appreciation to the Rotary Club of Clarence for the generous donation of a flat-screen television. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

It’s sad that the Clarence Hollow Association did not have the foresight and wisdom way back when to have scheduled its community event that wouldn’t become such a conflict with another. More...

Education

Buffalo Academy of the Sacred Heart posts honor roll

The following students and Clarence residents have been named to the honor roll for the third quarter of the 2016-17 school year. More...

Lifestyles

WEDDINGS & ENGAGEMENTS

Long-Lelonek

Lesley and Kenneth Long of Tonawanda announce the engagement of their daughter, Jillian Lesley Long, to Brian Richard Lelonek, son of Kathleen and Robert Lelonek, also of Tonawanda.  More...

McGee Art Gallery show planned

McGee Art Gallery is accepting artwork for its next exhibition: “Colorfields: Summer Art Show.” The gallery will open on Saturday, June 4, and run through Saturday, July 23. The deadline for receiving artwork is Friday, May 27. More...

How does your GARDEN GROW?

Award-winning author talks native plants, biodiversity during UB visit

For years, fluffy, green lawns have stood alongside white picket fences, cars and 2.5 kids as pre-eminent symbols of American middle-class normality.  Keeping lawns well-manicured means mowing, watering and weeding, and the steady hiss of Roundu More...

What's Going On

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

Preschool Story Time   A preschool story program will take place at 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday. Registration began May 3. Children are expected to be able to attend the program on their own. Caregivers must remain in the library. More...

What's Going On

Seniors plan respite program   The Senior Center will offer a respite program from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. the third Monday of each month. The program is designed to assist people with mild to moderate dementia. More...


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