Weekly Feature



November 23, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Nativity of Mary’s new principal travels long road to top spot

It wasn’t long ago that Joseph Roaldi was making a living through factory work, deciding whether a rather frustrating search for employment in the competitive Western New York education field should be put to rest.  With just one random ph More...

Editorials

November labeled Home Care & Hospice Month

As families across the country prepare to gather around the table during the holiday season, giving thanks for what they have and contemplating the gifts they’ve been afforded, it’s easy to lose sight of the fact that the health and well- More...

Spindle items

HEAP ASSISTANCE — Home Energy Assistance Program funding is still available for Erie County homeowners. Eligible households will receive free inspection, cleaning and tuning of heating equipment. More...

Thanksgiving comes at the best time of year

Western New York residents have been spared severe winter weather almost up to this week’s observance of Thanksgiving. More...

Sports

Top skill players spread across First Team

All-Bee 2016 Football - Offense

Some of the top football players in Western New York history make up the 2016 All-Bee First Team Offense.  Half of the recipients hold school records, and two players are ranked in the top-five all-time in Western New York at their position.&nbs More...

Central’s Bartnik named Offensive Player of the Year

Cheektowaga senior quarterback Eric Bartnik put up video game-like numbers in the air and on the ground on his way to earning the 2016 All-Bee Football Offensive Player of the Year, but it took a lot of hard work.  More...

Publish scores in The Bee

Anyone wishing to have their team’s basketball, hockey or other late fall/winter sports results published in The Bee, whether it is a house, travel, town, recreational or other team, can submit articles in a variety of ways.  More...

Buffalo man arrested in connection with Zoe Restaurant robbery, shooting

It took weaving through nearly 300 leads, a tip submitted through Crime Stoppers and an altercation that nearly turned tragic, but state police and the Erie County District Attorney’s Office have made an arrest two months after the owner of a p More...

Mixed-use project across from HS gets special exemption permit

The proposed mixed-use development that would include both retail space and townhouses and would be located directly across from Clarence High School took another step toward approval during the Town Board’s Nov. 16 meeting.  More...

LET THERE BE LIGHT

LET THERE BE LIGHT — Donald Carrato, 8, left, and his sister, Abigail, 7, meet with Santa during the tree lighting festivities at the Clarence Town Park clubhouse on Sunday evening. More...

Local News

Schneiderman and Elia seek to ensure schools stay learning havens

State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia, along with New York Attorney General Eric T.  More...

County Legislature ratifies snow plow contract

The Erie County Legislature approved a 3-year extension of the snow plow contract with 31 local municipalities at today's session. The county and towns collaborate to remove snow and ice from county roadways throughout the snow season. More...

Multi-state settlement reached with NFL barring mandatory ticket price floor

New York State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman recently announced a multi-state settlement with the National Football League resolving antitrust concerns about the NFL’s league-wide mandatory price floor policy.  More...

Police Blotter

Shirtless man breaks into Morningwood home

Saturday, Nov. 12   A resident of Hearthstone Drive reported two teenage male youths who were wearing backpacks. The caller felt that they might be going through vehicles. The youths said they were just out for a walk.  Sunday, Nov. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

I just received this week’s Clarence Bee, and I was reading about the solar code and the comment made by our supervisor upset me. More...

Lifestyles

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...

‘Messiah’

Advent Chorale brings passion for baroque to Handel’s

In sweatshirts and jeans, sweaters and slacks, the members of the Advent Chorale of Western New York were fine-tuning their performance of Handel’s “Messiah” at Orchard Park Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, preparing for two concerts More...

Beginner yoga set 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...

What's Going On

Beginners tai chi chih class offered

Beginners tai chi chih will be offered for eight consecutive weeks, starting at 9:30 a.m. The classes began on Saturday, Oct. 15. These movements are designed to bring mind, body and spirit in balance as well as to strengthen the immune system. 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  Pre-School JumpBunch   More...

Business

Babycakes Cupcakery provides Clarence with tasteful sweets

Now that Thanksgiving is upon us, people throughout Western New York are preparing for the ultimate feast on Thursday. More...

Events

Scholarship applications sought   More...

Dash’s encourages community to donate to Meals on Wheels

The Meals on Wheels Foundation of Western New York will once again bencourage WNY shoppers to “Step up to the Plate” at Dash’s Markets in support of Meals on Wheels’ mission. Now through Saturday, Dec. More...


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