Weekly Feature



June 1, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Historical museum prepares for grand reopening

Did you know that Clarence, New York was founded just 25 years after the end of the Revolutionary War? More...

Editorials

Bee Editorial

Be responsible when enjoying summer

With the official start of summer about three weeks away, we should take every opportunity to the outdoors while the warm enjoy weather is upon us. More...

Spindle items

YOUTH GROUP FUNDRAISER — The Youth at Holy Cross Lutheran Church held a fundraiser car wash from noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 22, at the Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 8900 Sheridan Drive. More...

Halting spread of nuclear weapons should be our goal

(Editor’s note: the following editorial was published by the Riverdale Press on Aug. 3, 1995. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

The person who rents a home on Harris Hill Road consistently has 10 to 12 motorized bikes for sale on the front of the property. Is this legal, especially since he is not the homeowner? More...

Sports

Slow start dooms boys lacrosse in ‘A’ semi

The season-long theme of slow starts came back to bite Clarence’s boys lacrosse team in Thursday’s Section VI Class A semifinal, as the third-seeded Lancaster Legends were able to hold off the second-seeded Red Devils’ late surge to 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...

Top-seeded Legends end baseball team’s playoff run

A couple of plays that coach Dave Smith said were the right moves at the time, from an overall baseball strategy standpoint, played significant factors in eighth-seeded Clarence’s 5-2 loss to top-seeded Lancaster in May 23’s Section VI Cl More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Eating Disorders group to meet Eating Disorders Anonymous meetings are being held at 6 p.m. Wednesdays and 9:30 a.m. Saturdays in the WNY Counseling & Stress Management Center Building, first floor, 388 Evans St., Williamsville. 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...

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...

Business

Looking ahead to summer Chamber events

Good news. The weather has turned warm, our yards are nice and green, and summer is just around the corner. We have also entered the busy period of the year for the Clarence Chamber of Commerce. More...

Events

FPA to host Social Security session, lunch 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...

‘Clarence 2030’ plan detailed to Town Board

The Town and Planning boards were given a glimpse of what the future may look like in Clarence as representatives from Steinmetz Planning Group updated board members on the town’s comprehensive plan, which addresses current conditions, vision g More...

Radich Hunter & Jumpers seeks updates to farm property

The Town Board considered the option of purchasing the development rights of 12.3 acres of vacant land located on the north side of Town Place and east side of Old Goodrich Road at its May 25 meeting.  More...

Local News

Schneiderman announces foreclosure prevention

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman recently announced a $100 million expansion of efforts to provide no-interest loans to help New York families avoid foreclosure and stay in their homes.  More...

News Brief

Erie County Clerk Chris Jacobs recently released an Ethics Reform Plan which he will introduce the first day he is in Albany if elected this November.  The reform Jacobs believes will do the most good is passing term limits in Albany for all of More...

Mother shares her story of loss, recovery

It was likely a football accident that sent a family into the turmoil of opiate addiction.  About a decade ago, Deanna, who declined to give her last name, said her son, Ryan, was injured while playing football. More...

Letters to the Editor

Hanging flags add to Hollow

As I sit in my office overlooking Main Street in the Hollow, I notice that the Town of Clarence Parks Department is busy hanging up our American flags that adorn the Hollow every summer. More...

Police Blotter

Feces found on steps of Heise Road home

Saturday, May 21   Deputies were called to a party on Michael Douglas Drive. Several male youths from the party were caught allegedly trying to go into a neighbor’s vehicle. The parents of all of the subjects were advised. More...

Obituaries

Death Notices

GASKILL, Kyle J. “Barney,” of Clarence, died Wednesday, May 11, 2016. Mr. Gaskill was a retiree of the Clarence Highway Department, a life member of the Clarence Center Volunteer Fire Company, and a veteran of the U.S. Army.  More...

Lifestyles

Couple wed in Clarence Center, plan winter cruise

Tracey Reeves married Stephen Dickinson on Sunday, May 29, 2016, in Clarence Center United Methodist Church. The bride is the daughter of Peggyann and Joseph Adams of Clarence. The groom is the son of Judy and Robert Dickinson of Clarence. More...

Author gives Letchworth visitors new perspective

When people think about Letchworth State Park, Scott Ensminger says usually say there are they are only three waterfalls to see. There are actually more than 25 accessible waterfalls. More...

Class of ’66 reunion to be held

The Clarence High School Class of 1966 will hold its 50th reunion July 29-31. Times and locations for the three-date event are still being determined. Classmates are encouraged to call Gale Marquart (nee Campbell) at 692-7258 for more information. More...

Entertainment

Performance

thurs. 2  Boléo — Boléo takes a lateral view (rather than chronological) of the line between folk and classical chamber music, 8 p.m. Thursday, June 2, at PAUSA Art House, 19 Wadsworth St., Buffalo; $. More...

Art

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Dance

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