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September 7, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Bee Editorial

County must work with towns on public works projects

While Conner Road is often used as political leverage between the Democrats of Erie County and the Republicans of Clarence, it is not the politicians who ultimately suffer. More...

Spindle items

KNITTING CLUB — The Clarence Knitting Club will meet from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 20, at the Clarence Public Library. Crocheters are also welcome. Bring your knitting projects, exchange ideas, be inspired and have fun. More...

A day in the life of a ‘sidewalk superintendent’

There is a major construction project in progress that almost entirely surrounds the block where I work. Parking has been affected, and walking to nearby lots is a challenge. More...

Sports

Girls swimming team poised to contend again

For nearly the past decade, the success that Clarence’s girls swimming program has enjoyed led to an extra large and extra bright bulls-eye hovering over it.  More...

Boys volleyball team tops St. Mary’s, Sweet Home

All 14 members of Clarence’s boys volleyball team saw significant playing time in each of the two matches the Red Devils played last week, leading to team victories over St. Mary’s and Sweet Home in the truest sense of the concept.  More...

Lady Red Devils’ tennis team shuts out first two opponents

Clarence girls tennis coach Michael DelSignore knows that it’s going to be a tough prospect to replace Nicole Kozinski, whom he called “arguably Clarence’s most accomplished girls tennis player ever,” but if the Lady Red Devil More...

What's Going On

What's Going On

St. John the Baptist taking registrations  St. John the Baptist School in Alden is accepting registrations for new school families in all grades. Children currently attending St. 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...

Traditional country singer to appear in Clarence

If you’re a country music lover, there’s a chance you’ve already heard of Craig Campbell.  Campbell is coming to Clarence for a performance on Friday, Sept. 9, at Nashville II, 8166 Main St. More...

Business

August features host of events for Clarence Chamber

Have you been on our website, www.clarencechamber.org, lately? Our website has been redesigned to make it easier to use and more beneficial to members and visitors alike.  More...

Great Pumpkin Farm gears up for fall season

Western New Yorkers annually flock to the Great Pumpkin Farm to celebrate the fall season, making the Fall Festival one of the largest and most popular annual events in the area. More...

Events

Educational breakfast offered for FSPs More...

Zoe Restaurant owner shot, robbed upon closing

New York State Police and the agency’s Bureau of Criminal Investigation responded Sunday at approximately 11:05 p.m. to a shooting at Zoe Restaurant, 5711 Transit Road near Roll Road, in Clarence.  More...

The road less traveled

Years of inaction have seen conditions on Conner Road worsen. What will it take to get it fixed?

As the sun beats down on Conner Road on a hot summer afternoon, its problems are laid bare.  The pavement is deteriorating, leaving patches of holes. More...

Local News

Primary races loom for Democrats, Conservatives

Erie County district attorney   Registered voters in Erie County will have an opportunity to choose candidates in a handful of local primary elections on Tuesday, Sept. More...

Majority Caucus sees bright future in ECC’s STEM Building

Members of the Erie County Legislature’s Majority Caucus recently attended a groundbreaking ceremony for Erie Community College’s STEM Building at the North Campus in Amherst, highlighting the partnerships that lead to one of the largest More...

‘Luck of the Irish’ brings Gaelic Games to region

At the West Seneca Soccer Complex the grass is brittle, the ground is hard and the goal nets wave lazily in the intense August heat — but next summer it will be transformed into a little piece of Ireland.  For the first time, West Seneca w More...

Obituaries

George H. Bauer, pianist

George Howard Bauer, 89, of Clarence, died Monday, July 18, 2016.  Mr. Bauer was born on Sept. 27, 1927, in Perry, New York. More...

Katherine Hodge, teacher, guidance counselor

Katherine Hodge (nee Rhodes), 87, of Clarence, died Friday, Aug. 26, 2016.  Mrs. Hodge entered college at age 15 and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and French from the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia. More...

Death Notice

RAUPP, Irene D. (nee Markus), of Clarence, died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016. Mrs. Raupp is survived by one child, Susan; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and one sibling, Victor. More...

Lifestyles

'Light The Night'

Buffalo gets set to

Even with the extensive research nationwide and signs of progress being made, cancer still rears its ugly head. More...

Clarence Public Library Calendar of Activities

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  Craft Time   More...

Entertainment

Special Events

thurs. 8   More...

Film/Video

thurs. 8 & sat. 10  Yoga Hosers — This 2016 fantasy/thriller film starring Johnny Depp will make its Buffalo premier, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8, and 9:15 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, at the   More...

Family Activities

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