Weekly Feature



July 27, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Area musician finds new groove in latest album

Prior to creating his sixth album, which is now available for purchase, musician Mick Hayes knew he wanted to move into a new sound after his previous records consisted of blues, rock and acoustic-based music.  More...

Editorials

Bee Editorial

Better communication a necessity for ECWA

For three hours in the early morning on Thursday, residents in several communities were unaware that their drinking water may have been contaminated. More...

Spindle items

FAKE IRS CALLS — Town Board member Peter Di- Costanzo reminds residents to be vigilant of scammers posing as IRS employees in an attempt to solicit money.  More...

Water Authority must improve communication

It is a commonplace sight around this area the beginning of summer. Sleepy-eyed college kids armed with buckets of bright yellow paint and worn-out brushes canvas Erie County, applying a fresh coat of paint to crusty fire hydrants. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

.As a longtime member of the Clarence Senior Center, I have to say it is a disgrace the way a few people would cause disruption and unrest because of their personal ambition. More...

Sports

Rabideau tabbed Bee’s Male Athlete of Year

Aiden Rabideau did something this past winter that no other wrestler in Clarence program history — a history rich with talented, successful grapplers — had ever achieved: he wrestled at the state championships as an eighth grader. More...

Inferno soccer takes second at Clarence Classic tourney

The Clarence Inferno recently wrapped up its soccer tournament season by capturing second place at the Clarence Classic Tournament.  The Inferno finished its tournament season with a 9-2-1 record that included championships in both the Odenbach More...

Girls hoops team wins Lockport, South summer league contests

Clarence’s girls varsity basketball team played in a pair of contests in two different summer leagues last week, improving to 5-1 in Amherst’s league but falling to 3-2 in Sweet Home’s league after posting a split.  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...

Library Activities

3 Town Place, Calrence, NY 14001 For more information or to register, call 741-2650. 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 Preschool Story Time More...

What's Going On

Beginner 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...

Taste of Clarence ready for 13th year

Hungry residents from across Western New York will flock to the 13th annual Taste of Clarence & Cruise Night from 3 to 9 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 1, at Clarence Town Park on Main Street.   More...

County seeks to address issues leading to waterline breaks

Erie County legislators are seeking more information from the county Water Authority regarding last week’s major water main break, which affected residents throughout multiple suburbs.  In a letter sent Friday to Legislature Chairman John More...

Clarence Hollow Bistro moves forward with retaining wall

After numerous hearings, appearances in front of the Town and Planning boards, as well as some design roadblocks, the Clarence Hollow Bistro is at last moving forward with schematics for a redesigned parking lot wall on the restaurant’s propert More...

ON YOUR MARKS

ON YOUR MARKS — Runners make their way through Bassett Park in Amherst during the third annual Greg Stang Memorial 5K Run & Fun Walk held Sunday evening. More...

Local News

National Farmers Market Week ready to kick off

August at the Clarence Hollow Farmers Market is typically the month when the bounty of summer begins arriving weekly and the time to start thinking about preserving that fresh, locally grown produce either by canning or freezing. More...

Brothers of Mercy to merge with German congregation

The Brothers of Mercy of Montabaur, a Roman Catholic congregation in Clarence, has announced the merger of the local congregation with the Brothers of Mercy of Mary Help of Christians, a congregation based in Trier, Germany. More...

News Brief

The Clarence Center and Akron Fire Companies responded to a large brush fire on Thursday, July 21.  Clarence Center Fire Co. More...

Letters to the Editor

Comprehensive Plan update needs comments

Day in the Park was a perfect opportunity for the Clarence Planning Department to present the updated Clarence 2030 Comprehensive Plan to the public for comment.  More...

Police Blotter

Lost car keys cause Foxwood Lane ruckus

Saturday, July 16   A resident of Rock Point Drive reported that children were knocking on her windows. More...

Lifestyles

What's Going On

Date for Taste of Clarence set   More...

RiverWorks Murder Mystery makes you the detective

Teleport back to 19th-century Buffalo, where Irish grain elevator workers were on strike and the rich became richer. Buffalo History Tours holds its “Grain Mill Murder Mystery” at 6 p.m. More...

Holy Spirit brings assurance to Christians

Every so often, we have weeks where it seems every day has “a priority rush.” Days get extra tasks added to them, pushing some work to another time. More...

Business

Clarence Center Storage seeks to establish premier facility for Northtowns

Relocating can often be an overwhelming experience. More...

Events

WNYRPEA sets general meeting, luncheon More...

Hollowfest a big hit for the town

This past month has been a busy time for the Clarence Hollow Association. We had another successful Hollowfest and look forward to next year’s fifth Hollowfest from July 1 through 3. More...


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