Weekly Feature



July 6, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Clarence HS alumna publishes children’s book

For Deirdre Sullivan, writing had always been a side hobby and always more than a cathartic, leisurely pleasure than an actual career pursuit.  It wasn’t until the birth of her daughters that Sullivan was given the impetus she needed to d More...

Editorials

Bee Editorial

Patrolling of private lots necessary for safety

It’s no secret that behavioral incidents at Ralph Wilson Stadium are in the public eye more than ever due to social media. More...

Spindle items

RAISE THE PULSE — Nashvilles II, 8166 Main St., in conjunction with Country 106.5 WYRK, will host Raise the Pulse, a fundraiser for the victims of the massacre that occurred at Pulse nightclub on June 12. More...

Ride sharing services long overdue in Buffalo

The ride sharing concept seemed to get an unexpected boost from recent events in downtown Buffalo. And thankfully, one local official took notice. More...

Police Blotter

Man believes family member stealing from mother

Saturday, June 25 • A resident of Pine Breeze Lane reported that a dog attacked his dog while they were walking along Pinyon Court. The dog control officer responded. Sunday, June 26 • More...

Lifestyles

Couple spend honeymoon in Bahamas

Brittany Bayer married Andrew Gutillo during an afternoon ceremony on Saturday, April 30, 2016, at St. Mary’s Church in East Amherst  The bride is the daughter of Cheryl Atkinson of Clarence and the late Robert Bayer. More...

Herschell Carrousel hits century mark

The Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum in North Tonawanda is home to a carousel that has a big birthday coming up. It marks the 100th anniversary of the 1916 No. 1 Special carousel. More...

Historical Society picnic set

The Clarence Historical Society’s annual picnic will take place at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 12, at the Town Park Large Pavilion. Attendees should call the museum by July 9 with the number of people attending and what dish they plan to bring. More...

Entertainment

Family Activities

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Literature

thurs. 7  Northside Writers Group — Meets at 7 p.m. the first and third Thursday of every month, July 7, at the Crossroads Lutheran Church, 4640 Main St., corner of Main Street and Burroughs Drive, Snyder. More...

Speakers

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Voting rights still a sore spot for some at Senior Center

Five years ago, former Clarence Senior Center board member Janet Vito and a group of fellow members would embark upon a long, arduous struggle to gain back what they saw as an inherent right granted to them under New York State Not-for-Profit Laws: t More...

Police look to patrol private lots during stadium events

Under the notion of keeping attendees to Ralph Wilson Stadium safe, the Orchard Park Police Department — in consultation with the Buffalo Bills and other law enforcement agencies — are pushing to have private lot owners sign up for a perm More...

Local News

Town resident achieves fifth-degree black belt

In May, Alicia Hargadon was to receive a promotion in the level of her black belt following years of training and studying.  However, she wasn’t expecting to be promoted from a third-degree black belt to a fifth-degree black belt without f More...

Collins Announces Great Lakes Restoration Funding

Rep. Chris Collins recently announced that the Erie County Soil & Water Conservation District has been awarded nearly $180,000 in Great Lakes Restoration Initiative funding by the Great Lakes Commission. More...

Poloncarz responds to roadblocks for ECC “STEM” building

Erie County Executive Mark C. More...

Letters to the Editor

Day in the Park a great success

I would like to thank everyone who worked so hard and contributed in so many ways to make this year’s Day in the Park another very successful event.  More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.I would like to respond to the caller who complained about her disappointment at the Father’s Day luncheon at the Senior Center. I was also there that day and have a very different take on the day. More...

Sports

Clarence grad Rommel competes in Olympic Trials

Dina Rommel, a 2014 Clarence High School graduate, competed in the 50-meter freestyle at the 2016 U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials Saturday in Omaha, Nebraska. More...

Girls volleyball, golf share Team of Year honors

There are a great number of talented female athletes within the Clarence High School student body, and during the 2015-16 school year, that was most readily apparent during the fall. More...

Hockey training camp, combine set

The second annual Buffalo Hockey Training Camp and Combine will be held from August 8-13 at the Northtown Center at Amherst, 1615 Amherst Manor Drive. The hockey camp is slated to run from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Aug. More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

Yoga offered at Senior Center A beginner-level yoga class is being offered at 9 a.m. Fridays at the Clarence Senior Center, 4600 Thompson Road. The class costs $5 per session. For more information, call 633-5138. More...

Library Calendar

Preschool Story Time  A preschool story program will take place at 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday. The dates of the program will include July 12, 19 and 26, and Aug. 2 and 9. Registration began June 28. More...

Youth Bureau

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Business

Chamber events look to build sense of community

What a crazy month June was. From Brexit to terrorist attacks, it seemed each week some new and deeply concerning brought event. Somehow lost in the shuffle were the benefits of community and working together. More...

Events

‘Network after Work’ to be held at Osteria 166 More...

BlueCross BlueShield’s Healthy Zone Game Show featured in national report

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York’s awardwinning Healthy Zone Game Show was featured in Blue Cross Blue Shield Association’s “Investing in America’s Health” report.  More...


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