Weekly Feature



September 27, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

PIGGIN' OUT

PIGGIN’ OUT — John Prise, Don Poleto and Bob Nemeth of Team Shuck and Clucks BBQ prepare meat for competition at Oinktoberfest, which took place Sept. More...

Editorials

Vaccines essential for public health

Vaccination is one of the most important foundations of public health. More...

Spindle items

SCARECROW FESTIVAL — The 10th annual Clarence Hollow Scarecrow Festival will kick off Saturday, Sept. 30, at the Clarence Hollow Farmers Market, 10717 Main St., Clarence. More...

Constitutional Convention vote on ballot in November

Most New York State residents probably are unaware of it, but there will be a significant question placed before voters on the Nov. More...

Obituaries

Death Notices

FRYLING, Mary S. (nee Schweitzer), of East Amherst, died Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. Mrs. Fryling is survived by three children, Madonna, Dale and Bradley; and six grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard. More...

Lifestyles

BPO Nation...

Bringing affordable acts to WNY

Mike Montoro has been in the business of promoting concerts for more than 40 years. More...

CLERGY COLUMN

God’s spirit empowers, encourages us

Have you ever sensed the power of someone’s prayer for you? You may have sensed a power touching your life in a special way. More...

Entertainment

Special Events

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Festivals

sat. 30   Veteran’s Park Fall Festival — 21st annual Fall Festival includes a basket raffle, chowder, homemade pies, a pumpkin patch, youth games, special activities, free events and an arts and crafts show, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. More...

Dance

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Business

State Public Service Commission greenlights $13 million Charter Communications settlement

The state Public Service Commission has approved a $13 million settlement agreement with Charter Communications Inc. More...

Independent Health named one of country’s highest rated

Independent Health is again one of the highest-rated health insurance plans in the nation, according to the 2017-2018 Health Insurance Plan Ratings by the National Committee for Quality Assurance, a private organization dedicated to improving health More...

McGuire Group honors Clarence resident for years of service

The McGuire Group, operator of six health care facilities in New York state, recently announced that Barb Johnson of Clarence celebrated her five year employment anniversary with the company.  More...

Slow Roll event to showcase Main Street to cyclists

For Clarence residents, it’s no secret that the town has been engaged in a full-scale redesign of its Main Street corridor, one that town officials and local business groups hope will create a more pedestrian-friendly density that facilitates g More...

Clarence Center Fire Co., Ransom House aid hurricane relief

The Town of Clarence might not be recovering from catastrophic flooding or winds that ravaged property. More...

Local News

Schneiderman issues tips for donating to relief efforts

New York Attorney General Eric T. More...

Town Board Agenda

6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27

Agenda items   1. Clarence Hollow Association requests permission to construct a decorative clock at the farmers market property on Main Street.  More...

Collins, Higgins fight against watering down pilot training requirements

Rep. More...

Police Blotter

Man gets ready for work; neighbor calls 911

Saturday, Sept. 16   Deputies responded to an auto accident on Main Street. A 38-year-old woman was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the third degree. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

I want to thank the highway department for getting a lot of blacktop on my car and undercarriage, probably myself and 50 others as they were repaving and patching Harris Hill between Roll Road and Greiner. More...

Sports

Girls swim team cruises to 4-0 record

Clarence’s girls swimming team continued to make waves in ECIC I to start the 2017 season, picking up wins in each of its three most recent meets to improve to 4-0 overall on the year.  More...

Girls tennis wins two straight

After losing to Orchard Park on Sept. 18, Clarence’s girls tennis team pulled out a pair of victories in ECIC I action to improve to 7-2 on the season.  More...

Boys volleyball squad tops Quakers, St. Joe’s

Clarence’s boys volleyball continued to hum along last week, improving to 7-2 overall after knocking off ECIC I foe Orchard Park and non-league opponent St. Joe’s in straight sets.  More...

What's Going On

Town of Clarence Youth Bureau

Bounce Magic Field Trip   More...

National Recovery Month event planned

A free musical event celebrating National Recovery Month will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27, in the Butler Rehabilitation Center auditorium on the Buffalo Psychiatric Center campus, 400 Forest Ave., Buffalo. 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  Family Fun Night: Magic Pumpkin Patch   More...


Clarence Special Events 2018
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