Weekly Feature



November 1, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

If it’s fall, it’s time for your flu shot

We’ve all heard it before: “I’m afraid the flu shot will give me the flu.” Health professionals say that’s the biggest misconception about the influenza vaccine — as well as one of the most dangerous as we head int More...

Spindle items

SAVE THE DATE — Throughout November, 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:  More...

‘New’ USS Little Rock a tribute to Buffalo, Navy’s proud past

Forty years ago, it was just a dream. A lofty idea about creating an inland naval park on Buffalo’s gritty, abandoned waterfront. More...

Obituaries

Death Notices

BEUTLER, Olive E., of Clarence, died Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017. Mrs. Beutler is survived by three siblings, Robert, Richard, and Patricia Jarosz. More...

Lifestyles

Amherst resident aims to bring hope, freedom through new poetry collection

Local poet “Mother” Minnie Thedford Johnson loves nature.

When she sees the leaves turning in fall or budding in spring, she’s inspired to write. More...

What's Going On

Clarence Public Library Calendar of Activities

Preschool JumpBunch   The JumpBunch program introduces sports and fitness to your child in a hands-on setting; builds coordination and interest in sports; teaches through praise and encouragement; offers a safe, noncompetitive environment; and p More...

Arts and Crafts Society to present craft show

The 41st annual Clarence Arts and Crafts Society’s Holiday Arts and Crafts Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 4 and 5, in the Clarence Town Park Club House. More...

Business

Independent Health’s Medicare Advantage plans earn quality rating

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services recently released its star ratings for Medicare Advantage and prescription drug plans. More...

Noco donates funds to support Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Noco customers and employees have donated $19,456 to support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Western & Central New York Chapter. More...

YMCA Buffalo Niagara to host 6th Annual Costume Contest before Turkey Trot

After Halloween, keep your costume handy and join YMCA Buffalo Niagara for its sixth annual costume contest on Thanksgiving morning, before the start of the YMCA Turkey Trot. More...

Future In Our Hands non-profit readies for crucial fundraiser

Sister Linda Glaeser can attribute her work and passion to one moment in particular during a trip to Kisumu, Kenya, in 2003.  More...

Teen dies from injuries following ATV accident

Mikaela Gwitt, the 14-year-old girl who was critically injured following an all-terrain vehicle crash on Oct. 22, was taken off life support in the early morning hours of Oct. More...

Local News

Town voters head to polls to decide races

Clarence voters will head to the polls next week to decide races at the town, county and state level.  Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7. More...

Daemen to provide athletic opportunities for disabled persons

Daemen College recently announced the launch of a comprehensive new initiative that aims to provide recreational and competitive athletic opportunities for persons with disabilities.  More...

Lancaster resident remarks on Pence’s historic visit

Dick Young, founder of Performance Advantage Company and owner of the Greater Lancaster Museum of Firefighting, was front and center when Vice President Mike Pence stopped by to talk taxes at his business last month.  More...

Police Blotter

Man accused of stealing spree in stolen truck

Sunday, Oct. 22   A 44-year-old man was charged with felony level driving while intoxicated after deputies stopped the vehicle that he was driving on Salt Road for a lane violation. More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

May God bless the person who returned my missing wallet at the library last Thursday. Thank you. More...

Sports

Football team ends 2017 on winning note

A second-half surge helped push Clarence’s football team to a 20-10 victory over Orchard Park in Thursday’s Chuck Funke Memorial Classic “AA” title game at Depew.  The conquest secured a winning record for the Red Devils, More...

Boys soccer blanks North for ‘AA’ title

Clarence’s boys soccer team stuck to the formula that has created a vast amount of success both this season and during the recent past when it clashed with Williamsville North for the Section VI Class AA title Friday.  More...

Eiss wins opening match at state girls tennis tourney

Madeleine Eiss won her first-round match to highlight the efforts of Clarence’s three entrants who competed in Saturday’s portion of the annual New York State Girls Tennis Championships in Latham.  Eiss earned her win when she faced More...

Entertainment

Theatre

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Special Events

fri. 3   Meat Raffle — Features special meat raffles and prize raffles, to benefit Bishop Timon - St. Jude High School, and sponsored by the BTSJ Parent Guild, 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. More...

Art

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Clarence Special Events 2018
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