Weekly Feature



March 15, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Kidney donation helps to save those in need of a transplant

When Kathy Keil’s kidneys began shutting down, so too did her body.  Keil was fortunate and resilient enough to withstand the complications, and the health of her kidneys was restored by doctors.  More...

Spindle items

IRISH CLASSICAL THEATRE — Clarence Center native Arianne Davidow is featured in the Irish Classical Theatre Company’s production of “The Seedbed” by Irish playwright Bryan Delaney, which opened at ICTC’s Andrews Theatre More...

Your vocabulary is about to get much bigger

Anyone’s vocabulary is based upon both the level of education and variety of life experiences. Reading, conversation and mass media also play a role in adding new words to one’s literary archive. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

On the Clarence Central School District website, under jobs and careers, I find it funny how they have a professional staff and non-instructional staff category. More...

Education

Nativity of Mary Receives Smart Schools Funding

Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary School, located at 8550 Main Street, has received a grant of $43, 250 for the purpose of upgrading and supplementing computer technology. More...

Lifestyles

Lelonek - Camp

Kathleen and Robert Lelonek of Tonawanda announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary E. Lelonek, to David N. Camp, grandson of Mary Margaret Camp of Tonawanda.  More...

Catholic Charities program serves as Buffalo beacon for refugees, immigrants

Immigration became a major focal point throughout the run-up to the 2016 presidential election, and since the inauguration of Donald Trump in January, questions surrounding those trying to come to the United States, especially refugees, has remained More...

Jaycees 57th Antique Show scheduled

The Clarence Jaycees 57th Annual Antique Show & Sale will be held on Sunday, March 19 at the Clarence Town Park Clubhouse, 10405 Main Street, Clarence. There will be 25 dealers featured from throughout Western New York. More...

What's Going On

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  Adult Coloring Group   More...

Town of Clarence Youth Bureau

Dawn Kinney - Executive Director Clifford Trapper - Recreation Department Director 10510 Main Street, Clarence Hollow, Clarence, NY 14031 Phone: 407-2162 * Fax: 759-7498  More...

Log Cabin Quilters to present show

The Clarence Log Cabin Quilters will present its annual quilt show from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, April 21, and Saturday, April 22. Additional hours will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 23. More...

Business

Kozlowski law firm provides range of legal services

After nearly 25 years of legal experience in Cheektowaga and Akron, Ohio, Kristin Kozlowski has returned to her original home of Clarence and opened her own law firm, Kozlowski Legal Services.  The practice has been open for just over one year, More...

Memorial Day Barbecue in search of donations

This is the time of year when the Clarence Hollow Board of Directors really gets busy.  The summer months keep us occupied with the Memorial Day Barbecue, performances at the Asa Ransom House, 4th of July Hollowfest and Hollow beautification eff More...

Events

Scholarship available for Polish women   More...

Indoor athletic facility proposed for Roll Road

Clarence athletes might soon have a new option for offseason training.  At the Town Board’s March 8 meeting, RollMar Development requested a use permit for a proposed indoor athletic training center to be constructed at 8630 Roll Road.&nbs More...

Local News

Schneiderman files suit against federal immigration ban

New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman formally filed suit against President Trump’s second immigration ban, joining Washington State’s lawsuit in the Western District of Washington.  More...

2017 Catholic Charities appeal seeks $11 million

For the 93rd year of its appeal fundraising drive, Catholic Charities of Buffalo hopes to raise $11 million for its services, which provide comprehensive support for 152,000 of the poorest and most vulnerable citizens in Western New York’s eigh More...

16th Annual County Envirothon set for spring

The Erie County Soil and Water Conservation District will host the 16th Annual Erie County Envirothon this spring.  More...

Letters to the Editor

Sewers too costly an investment

I found it interesting to see the town supervisor deciding to coordinate a committee to install sewers on Main Street from Transit Road to the Hollow, making it more desirable for future business tenants.  The cost of installing sewers will be a More...

Police Blotter

Woman’s purse stolen from gas station

Saturday, March 4 •   A resident of Rock Oak Estates called about a group of suspicious people in the area. Patrol spoke with the subjects. They were from a local college and they were doing a scavenger hunt. More...

Obituaries

Death Notices

TARBELL, Michael W., of Clarence, died Friday, March 10, 2017. Mr. Tarbell is survived by his wife, Bonnie, and two children, Nicole and Daniel. Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday, March 16, at Shepard Bros. More...

Sports

Girls hoops tops Frontier for sectional title

Going into Wednesday’s Section VI Class AA championship game against Frontier, Clarence girls basketball coach Erin Booker and her players knew that ending the program’s 13-year title drought was going to be the farthest thing from easy. More...

Familiar faces dot First Team

All-Bee Girls Hockey

There are a few things the six First Team all-stars on the 2016-17 All-Bee Girls Hockey Team have in common, but one of the bigger things is the fact that many of them were First Team selections last season, which just goes to show how talented the t More...

Mings, league’s best scorer, tabbed Player of the Year

It’s only appropriate that Julia Mings played for the combined Clarence/Amherst/Sweet Home girls hockey team — affectionately known as “CASH” — because when it came to scoring goals during this season, the 2016-17 All-Be More...

Entertainment

Family Activities

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Special Events

thurs. 16 Trivia Night — Buffalo-themed trivia contest as part of the Burchfield Penney’s 50th anniversary celebration, 7 p.m. Thursday, March 16, at the Burchfield Penney Art Center, 1300 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo; Free. More...

St. Patrick’s Day

thurs. 16   The Irishman St. Patrick’s Day Weekend Celebration — Celtic Cross, 5:30 p.m; Ardán Rochez Irish Dancers, 7 p.m. Thursday, March 16, at The Irishman Pub & Eatery, 5601 Main St., Williamsville. More...


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