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December 20, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

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  Make a graham cracker house   More...

Editorials

Net neutrality must be fought for

With the Federal Communications Commission’s recent decision to scrap rules that placed regulations on internet service providers, the future of the single greatest technological innovation within the last century now sits inert in a cloud of u More...

Spindle items

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HONOREES — Winter is a busy season for the Clarence Chamber of Commerce. The State of the Town address and Winterfest are two important events approaching in January.  More...

Emotional moments crown USS Little Rock commissioning

The words were simple but historically stirring for the 8,500 individuals gathered Saturday at Canalside for the commissioning of the USS Little Rock.  Near the end of the 75-minute ceremony, Janée L. More...

Lifestyles

Braille Group to offer classes starting Jan. 4

The Braille Group of Buffalo is seeking volunteers to learn to transcribe print into Braille for blind children and adults. Volunteers will be trained, and classes start Jan. 4 and run through June. More...

Golden Gloves continues rich tradition in Western New York

For Buffalo sports fans who are facing the end of the Bills season and are disappointed by the Sabres, there is something coming up that may fill the void. More...

CLERGY COLUMN

Make each day a special one

Many remember the challenge from Clint Eastwood: “Make my day.” Christmas is coming in five days. Many will be busy trying to make it a special day for family, friends or some strangers. More...

Business

Work with CHA driven by passion for town

I would like to answer to those nameless individuals who responded to my November Bee column the next week in the Bee Heard. I seem to be the one to blame for various injustices. More...

NOCO Express ranks high in customer service

GasBuddy, a free smartphone app and the leading source for accurate, real-time fuel prices at more than 140,000 gas stations, named NOCO Express the best in customer service among New York state gas station convenience store brands. More...

Events

Free writing seminar set at NCCC   More...

FCC dismantles net neutrality, but Erie County could see its own grid

Following the Federal Communications Commission’s decision last week to nullify existing rules that previously placed regulations on internet service providers and the ways in which they connect customers to the internet, advocacy groups and po More...

BOOK TALK

BOOK TALK — Author Eric Metaxas speaks to an audience about his book "Martin Luther" during a visit to the Eastern Hills Wesleyn Church on Dec. 15. More...

Local News

Eastgate Plaza to see expansion without traffic light

Eastgate Plaza may soon see a 4,500-square-foot expansion, potentially adding to a nightmare egress for vehicles onto Transit Road.  More...

Piegza announces bid to unseat Collins

Larry Piegza, a computer technician turned entrepreneur, recently announced his intention to run for the Republican nomination for the 27th Congressional District.  More...

Amherst girl with mysterious illness receives diagnosis

Addison Cannon, 9, of Amherst, lost her ability to speak and walk from a very aggressive deterioration in her brain that left doctors baffled.  More...

Police Blotter

Woman calls police on gas line workers

Saturday, Dec. 9   Deputies responded to a report of an unruly customer at a store on Transit Road. The manager was trying to close, and a man refused to leave the store. More...

Sports

High School Sports Calendar

 Wednesday, December 20    Wrestling:  at Williamsville North, 6 p.m. Thursday, December 21 Girls basketball:  at Williamsville North, 7:30 p.m.  Girls ice hockey:  Williamsville (at Northtown Ce More...

Pair of grapplers claim ECIC championships

Aiden Rabideau was joined at this year’s ECIC Wrestling Championships’ winner’s podium by teammate Anthony Corigliano, as the pair placed first in their respective brackets to claim individual titles at Saturday’s event.  More...

Determination to succeed to fuel boys swimming team

The members of Clarence’s boys swimming team will be looking to make the most of every opportunity to compete this season with a more apparent purpose, coach Eric McClaren said, with that purpose in the grand scheme of things to include returni More...

Entertainment

Live Local in WNY

thurs. 21  Kevin McCarthy — 7:30 p.m., Local Kitchen & Beer Bar, 88 W. Chippewa St., Buffalo. 259-1810, www.buffalocateringservices.com  fri. 22   More...

Comedy

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Concerts

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Clarence Special Events 2018
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