Weekly Feature



September 13, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Resident’s hike of Pacific Crest Trail subject of talk at library

Clarence resident Alex Blemel was well acquainted with the path he was supposed to take. More...

Editorials

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Cancer. It’s a scary six-letter word that can inflict fear in the hearts of those it attacks. It does not discriminate and can ravage the bodies of the smallest people, snuffing out their lights before they ever get a chance to truly shine. More...

Spindle items

FARM AND TRACTOR DAY — Farm and Tractor Day will again be presented by the Clarence Hollow Farmers Market, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16. More...

Historical walk a big success

Thank you to Doug Kohler for leading the Clarence Center Historical Walk that kicked off the Labor Day festivities in Clarence Center. More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

MARANO, Angeline S. (nee Marzullo), of Clarence, died Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017. Mrs. Marano is survived by five children, Salvatore, Frances Suchocki, Angelo, Mary Jo Krajewski and Anthony; 12 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren. More...

Lifestyles

Pickleball lessons planned at Town Park

Pickleball lessons will be offered on Wednesdays, Sept. 13 and 20, at Town Place Park, 5400 Goodrich Road. Beginner lessons will run from 9 to 10 a.m. followed by intermediate lessons from 10 to 11 a.m. More...

‘Light The Night Walk’

Buffalo prepares for 19th annual

Even with the extensive research nationwide and signs of progress being made, cancer still rears its ugly head. 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  Resident to describe trail trek   More...

Pilates classes offered at wellness center

Pilates classes, taught by certified trainer Carla Baran, are being held at 10 a.m. Mondays and 9:30 a.m. Thursdays at The Clarence Hollow Wellness Center, 10946 Main St. Classes will also be offered at 9 a.m. More...

Memorial blood drive set for Englert family

The fourth annual memorial blood drive in honor of Paul Englert Jr., a Clarence teenager who died in 2013 following a pulmonary embolism, will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. More...

Business

Just Pizza &Wing Co. a second opportunity for local businessman

For Samuel Carubba, his family-owned car repair shop, Carubba Collision, has been a way of life. His father started the company in 1955, and then he took over in 1978. More...

CoreLife Eatery presents check to Buffalo City Mission

CoreLife Eatery, a restaurant that opened its doors last month at 5175 Transit Road, recently presented the Buffalo City Mission with a check for $9,600.  More...

EPIC to host engagement conference in November

Every Person Influences Children and the Parent Network of WNY will host a WNY Family Engagement Conference on Thursday Nov. 30, at Salvatore’s Italian Gardens, 6461 Transit Road. More...

Fair Trade Rug Event to display artisans’ craftsmanship

At Ten Thousand Villages, 5596 Main St., Williamsville, consumers can purchase handmade goods crafted by skilled artisans from across the globe.  Each item purchased at the nonprofit store helps provide vital, fair income to artisans and their f More...

Man pleads guilty to robbery, shooting at Transit Road restaurant

Christopher Boyd, 30, of Buffalo, has pleaded guilty to multiple charges stemming from a robbery and shooting last year at a Transit Road restaurant in Clarence.  According to a press release from the office of Erie County District Attorney John More...

Local News

Daemen announces $1 million bequest for capital campaign

Daemen College recently announced the launch of the college’s first ever comprehensive campaign, “Drive to 75,” which has already raised 75 percent of its goal.  More...

Town Board Agenda

6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 13

Agenda Items  1. Public hearing to consider adoption of the Vision Main Street Plan as a supplement to Clarence 2030 (town comprehensive plan).  2. More...

ECC, county leadership back DACA program with support at campus

In response to President Donald Trump’s recent decision to phase out protections for children of undocumented immigrants under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program, leaders from SUNY Erie Community College and Erie County g More...

Letters to the Editor

Legislation on many issues requires immediate action

With summer winding down and students headed back to school, there are a number of Western New York priorities that were passed by the state Legislature but still require the signature of Gov. Andrew Cuomo before they can become law.  More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

How horrible to be awakened this morning to the sound of gunshots as hunters maliciously shot at the geese in the field across the road from our home. We need to stop the senseless killing of these beautiful wild creatures. More...

Sports

Girls soccer team wins five of first six

Clarence’s girls soccer team kicked off its 2017 campaign in style earlier this month, winning five of its first six outings — including its four most recent contests following a split in the Lady Red Devils’ annual season-opening B More...

Gridders blank Niagara Falls in ‘AA’ opener

Facing a more familiar opponent in Friday’s Class AA opener allowed Clarence’s football team to play with more confidence than in its week one loss to non-league foe Williamsville South, which in turn helped the Red Devils come up with a More...

Boys cross-country team wins Maple Grove invite

Clarence’s cross-country teams kicked off their 2017 schedule with a bang Saturday as the boys’ squad took the large-schools title and the girls’ contingent placed second — beating out 23 and 20 other schools, respectively &md More...

Entertainment

Theatre

thurs. 14   More...

Performance

thurs. 14   The Bobby Militello Quartet — Part of the Jazz at the Carnegie Art Center, 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14, at the Carnegie Art Center, 240 Goundry St., North Tonawanda. 694-4400, www.carnegieartcenter.org  More...

Live Local in WNY

thurs. 14  . Jam — Jam with a musical guest to be announced, 7 p.m., Northtown Music, 3648 Harlem Road, Cheektowaga; Free. 838-3835, www.northtownmusic.com  More...


Clarence Special Events 2018
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