Weekly Feature



July 12, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Rabies precautions necessary in warmer weather

Warmer days are here, and with everyone spending more time outdoors, there is an increased likelihood of encountering a wild animal. More...

Spindle items

SUMMER CONCERT SERIES — The Clarence Summer Concert Series kicked off on Sunday, and the schedule remains a robust one heading into July and the beginning of August.  More...

What do deflated footballs have to do with election hacking?

Imagine if the ownership and coaching staffs of the Buffalo Bills and New England Patriots were to discuss a joint venture to prevent teams from tampering with game balls in an effort to keep competition fair. More...

Obituaries

Death Notices

CARDOSO, Rosemarie (nee Sulea), of Clarence, died Wednesday, July 5, 2017. Mrs. Cardoso is survived by three children, Jeska, Stasia Thompson and Danton, and three grandchildren. More...

Lifestyles

CLERGY COLUMN

Good, bad decisions mark biblical lives

“What were they thinking?” We often hear this question when we see or hear about the events of the past and the present. We all live with a set of standards or parameters of expectations on how life is to be lived. More...

Ice Creamcycle business...

Serving more than just city kids for 10 years

I n 2007, North Buffalo native James Karagiannis had a corny idea. At least he thought it was. Inspired by street vendors in New York City, he wanted to break into Buffalo’s restaurant scene by selling ice cream by bicycle. More...

Entertainment

Historical Tours

fri. 14   More...

Festivals

thurs. 13-sun. 16   Galbani Italian Heritage Festival — Italian entertainment, food and beverages, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. More...

Family Activities

thurs. 13   Stories in the Woods — Enjoy hearing a nature story, followed by a guided walk in the woods, for children ages 3 to 7, 10 a.m. More...

After more than a decade, library’s reading garden opens to public

When the voices finally died down and the library began to empty, Monica Mooney and Cheryl Cantlon met in the lobby of the Clarence Library to embrace in a cathartic hug. More...

Local News

WNY Lions Clubs elects new leader at International Convention

Sharon Battaglia, a resident of Lockport, was sworn in as the 2017-18 district governor of Lions Clubs in Western New York during the Lions Clubs International 100th Convention held in Chicago from July 1 through July 4.  More...

Town Board Agenda

6 p.m., Wednesday, July 12

Agenda items   1. Public Hearing to consider a special exception use permit for a drive-thru facility at 6031 Transit Road.  2. More...

News Brief

Jonathan S. Hickey, Esq., an attorney and Clarence resident, was elected to a three-year term on the Board of Directors of the Bar Association of Erie County at its 130th annual meeting on June 9. More...

Police Blotter

Dog on S. Fireside Drive bites postal worker

Saturday, July 1 A postal employee reported that she had been bitten by a dog on South Fireside Drive. The dog control officer was advised. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

Out of curiosity, with all the controversy over the gender neutrality and bathroom issues that the schools went through, I noticed in The Clarence Bee the pictures of the Clarence High School graduates. More...

Sports

Girls soccer, hoops share Team of Year honor

Clarence’s girls soccer and girls basketball teams are no strangers to success, and the 2016-17 school year was no different in that regard. More...

Fellowship of Christian Athletes to host five camps at five churches

The Buffalo branch of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes will be offering camps in five different sports during each of the Wednesdays in August.  More...

FURTHER DEVELOPMENT

Clarence Center resident Maddie Moell was recently selected to attend the USA Hockey Girls 18U Development Camp for the second consecutive year. More...

What's Going On

Town of Clarence Youth Bureau

Clarence KidBiz Market More...

Harris Hill UMC to host carnival

Harris Hill United Methodist Church, 8495 Main St., Clarence, will host a free community carnival from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 15. More...

Emmanuel Baptist plans Bible program

A Vacation Bible School will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday, July 24 through 28, at Emmanuel Baptist Church, 5353 Goodrich Road, Clarence. More...

Business

One-in-three U.S. drivers cannot pay for an unexpected car repair bill, says AAA

According to a new AAA survey, 64 million American drivers would not be able to pay for an unexpected vehicle repair without going into debt, indicating that some drivers may underestimate the full cost of owning and operating a vehicle.  More...

National Grid funding provides Boys & Girls Clubs of Buffalo

National Grid representatives have announced continued support for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Buffalo’s STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) program.  More...

Specialized center for atrial fibrillation opens in Western New York

Great Lakes Cardiovascular, a partner of General Physician, P.C. and affiliate of Kaleida Health, opened the first atrial fibrillation center in Western New York, located in Buffalo General Medical Center. More...


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