Weekly Feature



March 29, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Legislature honors resident for service to WNY

The Erie County Legislature has recognized C. More...

Editorials

Poison Prevention Week a reminder to be cautious

Though most of us don’t even give it a passing thought, there are potential hazards that exist in almost every household, which can pose a threat to our health, particularly to those young enough to not know the ramifications of ingesting every More...

Spindle items

SENIOR CITIZENS’ PROM — Clarence High School will hold its 20th annual Senior Citizens’ Prom from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 3, in the school cafeteria. More...

Numbers tell the tale of baseball’s opening day

Something magical will happen this Sunday. Although it seemed so far away last fall, it never disappoints us. Opening Day 2017. Baseball is a game that begs us to remember the past while giving us hope for the future. More...

Sports

2017 Girls All-Bee Team

Most Valuable Player Claire Wanzer — Amherst Lady Tigers More...

2017 Boys All-Bee Team

Most Valuable PlayerDom Welch — Cheektowaga Warriors More...

Amherst’s Chatelle tabbed Girls Coach of the Year

All-Bee Basketball

Mike Chatelle has seen a lot while coaching basketball. The 26-year coaching veteran coached the Amherst boys team for 18 years before taking over the girls’ team eight years ago. More...

What's Going On

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...

Clarence Public Library Calendar of Events

HOURS: 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 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...

Business

Buffalo Bills and M&T Bank kick off “Touchdown for Teachers” contest

For the 9th consecutive year, the Buffalo Bills and M&T Bank are calling on fans to nominate Western New York’s “Hall of Fame-caliber” educators for the 2017 M&T Bank Touchdown for Teachers program, which recognizes local te More...

National Fuel advises homeowners to avoid snow-related heating emergencies

National Fuel Gas Distribution Corporation reminds all homeowners that snow and ice pose a variety of safety and performance issues to their heating systems. More...

Clarence Schools Enrichment Foundation to benefit from Clarence faculty basketball game

The Clarence Schools Enrichment Foundation and the Clarence Teachers’ Association will host the inaugural Faculty Basketball Event at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, March 31 at the Clarence High School Gymnasium. More...

Hicks outlines final draft before BOE adopts 2017-18 school budget

As the Clarence Central School District waits for the governor, state Assembly and Senate to reach a compromise on total state aid to be provided to schools for the 2017-18 school year, Superintendent Geoffrey Hicks outlined the district’s five More...

Town Board votes to adopt further restrictions on ground-mounted solar

The Town of Clarence moved to further cement its local laws regarding solar energy installation and usage at its March 23 meeting, as it adopted a law that will place restrictions on ground-mounted solar systems.  More...

Local News

Schneiderman announces indictment of current, former senator

New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman recently announced the unsealing of an indictment charging State Senator Robert Ortt with three felony counts of Filing a False Instrument in the First Degree.  More...

Planning Board Agenda

7 p.m., Wednesday, March 29

Agenda Items  1. Dr. Greg Daniel/Legacy Woods — Requests preliminary concept review of a proposed open space design subdivision on the west side of Newhouse Road, north of Roll Road.   More...

Gliding Stars presents 13th Annual Ice Show

Gliding Stars of Western New York will present their annual ice show, “Gliding Stars Skates Through the Library” at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 31 and 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 1 at the Northtown Center, 1615 Manor Drive in Williamsville. More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

SISTER ANNA KESSEN, of Clarence, died Saturday, March 18, 2017. Sister Anna was preceded in death by her parents, Martin and Elizabeth Kessen; several siblings; and sisters in her religious community. More...

Education

Clarence High senior will perform at historic Boardwalk Hall

More than 800 of the most talented high school students in the Eastern region of the United States have been selected to perform, via a rigorous audition, in the 2017 National Association for Music Education All-Eastern Ensembles. More...

Senate passes community college economic development bill

A bill sponsored by state Sen. Chris Jacobs calling for better alignment between community college boards of trustees, regional community college councils, curriculum development and industry needs has passed the Senate.  More...

Daemen to hold Academic Festival

Author Paulette Cooper Noble, best known for her activism against the Church of Scientology, and television producer Paul Noble will be keynote speakers at the 17th annual Daemen College Academic Festival.  More...

Lifestyles

‘Baseball in Buffalo’

New book relives Queen City’s greatest baseball moments

The city of Buffalo has had a baseball team every year since 1859. That’s 157 straight years. More...

Entertainment

Family Activities

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Special Events

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Performance

thurs. 30   La Marimba — 7 p.m. Thursday, March 30, at PAUSA Art House, 19 Wadsworth St., Buffalo; $ (cash-only cover charge). 697-9075, www.pausaarthouse.com  fri. 31   More...


Clarence Special Events 2018
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