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August 17, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Bee Editorial

Roadwork report should be common practice

So much in local government is done with an emphasis on openness and transparency, and yet when it comes to roadwork projects being completed at the county level, legislators have to fight for information.  More...

Spindle items

ADDICTION HOTLINE — Crisis Services began its newly created and heavily anticipated Addiction Hotline on Aug. 1. More...

Endless TV Olympics coverage as dry as our weather

Western New York is in the midst of a serious drought, thank goodness, so that we can devote the time normally consumed by yardwork to watching the Olympics. The only catch is that I find the Summer Games to be just as dry as my backyard. More...

Sports

Senior MOGs defend 60+ division title

Glory Days softball

The Senior Mostly Old Guys won their fourth consecutive Glory Days Softball League 60+ Division championship trophy Aug. 10 by way of their 5-4 extra-innings victory over the Tigers.  More...

Fall sports previews to begin next week

With the start of the 2016-17 school year right around the corner, The Bee will begin previewing the fall varsity sports teams starting in the August 24/25 edition with the boys and girls soccer and volleyball teams. More...

Soccer Club’s Division IV commences house play

The Clarence Soccer Club’s fall house season recently got underway with a trio of Division IV contests.  The Simbas jumped out to an impressive start in their clash with the Sponge Bobs, with Emily Wallrich finishing off a scrum in front o More...

What's Going On

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 summer theatre experience. The program takes place at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23. More...

What's Goin On

Animal blessing set for Clarence Center UMC   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...

Destination Imagination wish recipient enjoys special ceremony

In 2006, Clarence resident Megan Kleinlein was diagnosed with brain cancer, and the prognosis was not particularly positive.  Megan’s mother, Helena, had taken Megan from Roswell Park to the Sloan Kettering Institute in New York City in an More...

Local News

Local band to perform at Clarence Labor Day Fair

Back in the summer of 2011, twin brothers Matthew and Michael Donnelly formed a band in the Town of Clarence called “The Donnellys Band.” The group performs mainly in the town and features an array of musical genres.  More...

Farmers Market’s Summer Days offer exciting events

Saturday mornings at the Market are the nicest times in the Hollow. More...

Legislature demands report on summer DPW roadwork

Construction season is coming to a close, but the Erie County Legislature is still awaiting a response from the Department of Public Works as to what additional roads will be repaired. More...

Letters to the Editor

Town councilmen are all honest

According to John Popeano, in the Aug. 10 issue of The Clarence Bee, Mr. Tryjanowski seems to want a seat on the Town Board with the intention of keeping the board of Republicans honest. It is not necessary at all and somewhat foolish.  More...

Police Blotter

Man turns self in, accused of stealing girlfriend’s dogs

Saturday, Aug. 6 •   A 48-year-old woman was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the third degree following a property damage accident on Transit Road.  More...

Obituaries

Andrew M. Hilburger, restaurant cook

Andrew M. Hilburger, 46, of Bozeman, Montana, formerly of Clarence, died on Friday, Aug. 5, 2016.  Mr. Hilburger was born on March 6, 1970. More...

Lifestyles

Couple celebrate 60th anniversary

Shirley and Michael Shemancik of East Amherst are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary with a trip to Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, for a family celebration.  Michael Shemancik married the former Shirley Karas on Aug. More...

Entertainment

Concerts

thurs. 18  Rapper T-Pain will perform, along with Flow Tribe, as part of the Canalside Concert series, at 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 18, at Canalside, 44 Prime St., Buffalo; Free. 328-0320, www.canalsidebuffalo.com  fri. 19   More...

Theatre

thurs. 18-sun. 21   More...

Live Local in WNY

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Business

Clarence Community & Schools Federal Credit Union holds youth finance class

The Clarence Community & Schools Federal Credit Union recognized the completion of their summer ‘Why a Dollar?’ class with a certificate ceremony on Aug. 12.  More...

M&T Bank Promotes Steven C. Dolan to administrative vice president

M&T Bank recently announced the promotion of Steven C. Dolan to administrative vice president. Dolan has been with M&T for 22 years, having most recently served as vice president.  More...

AAA announces steady pump prices

There has been little to no change in gas prices nationally and locally in the last week. The national average price for regular unleaded gasoline is $2.12 per gallon, representing no change from last week. More...


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