Weekly Feature



May 31, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Ticks present public health risk in summer months

After another mild Western New York winter, the number of ticks in Erie County may be increased compared to previous years. More ticks could lead to more people exposed to tick-borne diseases, such as Lyme disease, which is widespread in Erie County. More...

Spindle items

SAVE THE DATE — Throughout June, a number of community events within the town will provide enjoyment for the entire family. See below for a sampling of what’s in store for this month:  More...

When cancer kills one, it kills all of us

The terrorist attacks of Sept. 1, 2001 last week claimed another innocent victim. More...

Education

ECC Vision Care Technology student headed to National College Bowl

Earlier this month, SUNY Erie Community College student Sahjay Lewis took first place in the Vision Care Technology College Bowl, held on May 4 at the college’s North Campus.  More...

Lifestyles

Eighth-graders visit Buffalo State through College Readiness Program

Amanda Plumtey, an eighth-grader at John F. Kennedy Middle School, took her first steps on a college campus a few weeks ago through the College Readiness Program. More...

What's Going On

St. Paul’s to offer Pentecost baptisms

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 4275 Harris Hill Road, will offer baptisms on Pentecost. The baptisms will take place during the 10 a.m. service Sunday, June 4. 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  Baby animals from Kelkenberg Farms   More...

Fire Company holding fundraising drive

The Clarence Fire Company is holding its annual fundraising drive. Residents who live within Clarence Fire District 1 will receive a letter and donation information for consideration.  Pilates classes to be offered at center   More...

Business

AAA to rescue 7 Million during summer driving season

This summer, AAA expects to rescue 7 million American drivers, with the majority facing battery, lock and tire-related issues. More...

YMCA to offer ‘Fitness Fridays’ in June

Beginning Friday, June 2, YMCA will offer “Free Fitness Fridays.” Stop by and try the Y for free any Friday in June, and if you join that day you pay no join fee, a savings of up to $75.  More...

Events

Invest Buffalo Niagara adds to regional staff More...

Public hearing set for possible second farmers market

Residents will get a chance to voice either their support or their opposition to the idea of a second farmers market in Clarence when the Town Board holds a public hearing on the matter next month. More...

Local News

Bark in the Park gift certificate winners announced

The Bee raffled off two gift certificates during this past weekend’s highly successful and well attended Bark in the Park event. More...

County ends fiscal year with positive balance

Erie County Executive Mark C. More...

State Police to conduct ‘Click it or Ticket’ campaign

The New York State Police will team up with local law enforcement to conduct a seat belt and child safety seat enforcement period, running through Sunday, June 4, as part of the annual Buckle Up New York, Click it or Ticket campaign.  More...

Police Blotter

Man found sleeping in Transit Road garage

Saturday, May 20   Deputies responded to a disturbance between a woman and her daughter. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

Signs are up on Goodrich Road as a detour for Salt Road, so what happened to the repair of the worst part of Goodrich Road in north Clarence? It’s almost June, and no one has been seen. Highway and officials need to keep after the county. More...

Sports

First inning sparks baseball’s ‘AA’ final win

Red Devils chase six pitchers for first sectional title since 2013

Dave Smith has been involved with baseball for a long time and has seen a lot of things over those years, which is why he couldn’t help but be nervous even as his team was batting through the order a second time in the first inning of Sunday&rs More...

Lancaster ends boys lacrosse season

Team doubled win total from ’16

Clarence’s boys’ lacrosse team ended its campaign with twice as many wins as it had last spring after Lancaster ended the Red Devils’ run in the Section VI Class A semifinals, 10-2, to leave the Red Devils with a 10-7 overall record More...

Track teams fare well at ECIC Championships

Several members of Clarence’s boys’ and girls’ track teams turned in solid performances in their respective events to help the Red Devils begin their postseason efforts on a positive note. More...

Entertainment

Family Activities

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Special Events

fri. 2   Queen City Roller Girls — Come watch the Queen City Roller Girls Cup Championship, 7 p.m. Friday, June 2, at Buffalo RiverWorks, 359 Ganson St., on the shore of the Buffalo River, Buffalo; $. www.qcrg.net/tickets  More...

Comedy

thurs. 1   Preliminary round of the 2017 Buffalo's Funniest Person Competition will be held at 7 and 10 p.m. Thursday, June 1, and Friday, June 2; and 8 p.m. More...


Clarence Special Events 2018
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