Weekly Feature



August 10, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Apparent drug lab discovered in sewer by police

Clarence units assist

Amherst police are currently investigating an apparent illegal drug lab housed within a sewer line underneath a Walmart parking lot.  According to Detective Lt. More...

Editorials

Bee Editorial

State should clarify future of WNYCPC

Time is again running out for the Western New York Children’s Psychiatric Center and the vulnerable, emotionally disturbed children dependent on it for healing and reprieve.  More...

Spindle items

LIGHT THE NIGHT WALK — Light The Night is a nationwide evening fundraising walk to celebrate and commemorate lives touched by cancer. More...

‘Everything but the oink’ is ultimate comfort food

Our efforts to eat healthier and study food labels are important steps in proper nutrition. But every once in a while, it’s OK to break the rules. Ladies and gentlemen, let’s have some scrapple. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

With all the concern over the Clarence Senior Center, I suggest we close it down completely and put all the town tax dollars back into the school district. More...

Education

Amberleigh collecting school supplies

Amberleigh Retirement Community, 2330 Maple Road, will again be collecting new school supplies at its reception desk for The Teacher’s Desk, a school supply pantry located on North Hampton Street in Buffalo.  The supply pantry provides sch More...

Sports

Program aims to change sport’s culture locally

Empress Lacrosse

It’s no secret that Western New York girls lacrosse has struggled against Rochester-area competition over the years, with Section VI’s champions going 1-55 all time against Section V in the Far West Regionals.  More...

Lake Effect Baseball seeks 16U players for ’17 season

The Lake Effect Baseball independent travel team will be fielding a 16U squad during next summer’s second year of existence for the program, and is looking for interested players to try out for the club.  More...

Varsity team falls in pair of summer league finals

Girls basketball

Clarence’s varsity girls basketball team recently reached the championship game of both the Sweet Home and Amherst Summer Leagues, but the Lady Red Devils were unable to emerge from either title bout victoriously.  The Lady Red Devils (6-3 More...

Entertainment

Theatre

thurs. 11  Twelfth Night — A free, professional performance of Shakespeare’s comedy “Twelfth Night,” 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11, at the Springville Youth Park on South Buffalo Street, Springville. More...

Art

ongoing: now-Aug. 12  Candy Land — A new Starlight Studio Artists exhibit will be on display now through Friday, Aug. 12, at Starlight Studio & Gallery, 340 Delaware Ave., Buffalo; Free. More...

Special Events

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Hearing highlights communication gaps between county, water authority

What was initially intended as a meeting that would clarify the root cause of the array of miscommunications and lapses in the transmission of information following the significant water main break on July 20 only furthered the ambiguity of the event More...

Residents show concern over drainage with Transit Meadows project

As the Planning Board mulls the potential of an office park at 6401 Transit Road, residents who own property in the surrounding area are not staying silent over concerns that the project could cause significant drainage issues to adjacent properties. More...

Local News

Legislature questions DPW on remaining summer roadwork

Erie County Legislature Chairman John J. Mills and Legislator Edward A. Rath, III are asking the Department of Public Works to provide an update on its road work plans for this summer and how it plans to spend an influx of state funding.  More...

Schneiderman seeks to stop anticompetitive HMO merger

New York Attorney General Eric T. More...

News Brief

Adam Server received the Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) from the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine on Sunday, May 29. He is a graduate of Clarence High School and the University at Buffalo. More...

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editors

Tryjankowski a good fit for town

As a retired faculty member at the University at Buffalo, I was proud to learn that Tim Tryjankowski is running for the Clarence Town Board.  More...

Police Blotter

Argument over boy erupts on Keller Road

Saturday, July 30   • Deputies responded to Wal-Mart on Transit Road for a shoplifting incident. More...

Obituaries

Paula S. Noe , nurse

Paula S. Noe (nee Schenk), 73, of Clarence, died Sunday, July 31, 2016.  Mrs. Noe was born on April 5, 1943, in  Buffalo. More...

Death Notice

SISTER THOMAS Aquinas Lennon, SSJ, of Clarence, died Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016. She is survived by one sibling, Clare. She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Catherine; and four siblings, Mary, Theresa, Helena and Joseph. 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

For the Family  N.U.R.T. is Back! The Niagara University Repertory Theatre presents a “Fantastically Funny Forty Minutes of Fun” with a delightful summer theatre experience. The program takes place at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23. More...

What's Going On

Harris Hill ‘Finding Jesus’ event set   More...

Business

Clarence Secure Storage establishes premier facility for Clarence, Amherst

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

Events

BNI to host speaker in weekly meeting More...

Vacanti joins Buffalo-Niagara Cardiovascular

Dr. Victor J. Vacanti, a Clarence resident, has joined Buffalo-Niagara Cardiovascular, PC as a board-certified cardiologist. He practices at 333 International Drive, Suite B-3, in Williamsville.  More...


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