Weekly Feature



November 30, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Closing CPC harms children’s mental health

Hope is not tangible. It is not bought or sold. More...

Spindle items

HOLIDAY CONCERTS — The Bel Canto Choirs will present two concert specials for the holiday season. More...

Call it ‘soda’ or ‘pop,’ but added tax is on horizon

New York State officials seldom see a tax they don’t like, so it should come as no surprise when Albany proposes a tax on sweetened beverages. More...

Police Blotter

Teens allegedly steal more than $500 from T.J. Maxx

Saturday, Nov. 19 •  Deputies stopped a driver for a traffic infraction on Main Street. The driver was reportedly found in possession of cocaine and multiple narcotic pills. More...

Education

Buffalo Academy of the Sacred Heart posts honor roll

The following Clarence students have been named to the honor roll for the first quarter of the 2016-17 school year at Buffalo Academy of the Sacred Heart.  9th grade  More...

Lifestyles

Festival of Lights

Erie County Fairgrounds celebrates

12th annual T he Festival of Lights at the Erie County Fairgrounds in Hamburg has become a holiday tradition for many in New York. The Western 17-night festival kicked off on Thanksgiving weekend — Friday through Sunday. More...

Trip marks pair’s 69th anniversary

Marilou and Henry Taylor of Amherst celebrated their 69th wedding anniversary with a trip to Boca Raton, Florida, and family celebrations.  Henry Taylor married the former Marilou Gaunder on Nov. More...

Food and clothing drive planned

The Clarence High School Student Council will hold its annual food and clothing drive Saturday, Dec. 10. More...

Entertainment

Holiday

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Special Events

fri. 2  Meat Raffle — Along with basket raffles and special meat raffles, presented by the Parent Guild of Timon, 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2, at Bishop Timon - St. Jude High School, 601 McKinley Parkway, Buffalo; $.  sat. 3   More...

Theatre

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Legislature supports Rock Out Hunger with turkey donation

The Erie County Legislature’s Majority Caucus joined 97 Rock, DJ Jickster, WKBW and the Food Bank of WNY to help provide Thanksgiving meals to families in Erie County.  More...

Annual Turkey Waddle sets tone for Thanksgiving in Clarence

For many years, Gretchen Burden took immense joy from waking up in the early morning hours on Thanksgiving Day to help organize the YMCA Buffalo Turkey Trot held each year in downtown Buffalo. More...

Local News

Clarence teen stands out at Regional Culinary Day

Niagara Falls Culinary Institute’s halls were percolating with excitement as 90 teen-foodies ate up their professional tips and delectable samples. More...

News Brief

SUNY Erie Community College and the ECC Foundation formally accepted a $10,000 donation toward scholarships from KeyBank when leadership officials from all entities gathered for a small ceremony outside ECC’s City Campus President’s Offic More...

Children’s Psychiatric Center to close

Hope lost

The word “hope” surrounded years of fighting to keep the Western New York Children’s Psychiatric Center open. More...

Letters to the Editor

Country needs to remain unified

An election once seen as a unification process has evolved into more hate and division, or so it seems.  Mr. Sherman was correct in his understanding of the current mess. Let’s give peace a chance. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

You want to do what across from Clarence High School? Have any of you tried to get through Main and Goodrich or Main and Gunnville when school dismisses? Maybe you should ask the State Police just how many accidents are in that area in just one week. More...

Sports

High School Sports Calendar

Wednesday, November 30Wrestling:  Orchard Park, 6:30 p.m.Thursday, December 1Rifle:  Iroquois, 4:30 p.m. More...

Boys basketball team poised to succeed

Even with four starters gone from Clarence boys basketball coach Doug Ratka’s first-ever varsity club, Ratka is entering the 2016-17 campaign with a cautious optimism derived from the reinforcements poised to invigorate the Red Devils’ ro More...

Girls soccer team holds awards banquet

Clarence’s girls soccer team officially put its 2016 season to rest Sunday by holding its annual awards banquet.  Lauren Cullinan (8 goals, 19 assists) was named Most Valuable Outside Midfielder and a First Team ECIC I all-star, while Emma 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

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...

Pilates classes taught at dance school

Pilates classes taught by NESTA-certified instructor Carla Baran are being held at 9 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Karyn Kelley School of Dance, 4223 Transit Road, and at 10 a.m. Mondays at Clarence Hollow Wellness, 10946 Main St. More...

Business

Bank on Buffalo names Clarence citizen as president

Bank on Buffalo, which is planning to enter the metro Buffalo market later in November, recently announced it has appointed local banking executive Martin T. Griffith as its president.  More...

NOCO donates $21,000 to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

NOCO customers and employees generously donated $21,173 to support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Western & Central New York Chapter.  More...

Rock Out Hunger collects record 4,350 turkeys for Thanksgiving

Thousands of hungry local families received a turkey and all the trimmings for a Thanksgiving meal just in time for the holiday as a result of the 11th Annual Operation: Rock Out Hunger to benefit the Food Bank of Western New York. More...


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