Senior News

The Clarence Senior Center is located at 4600 Thompson Road. Contact the center at 633-5138 to sign up for activities. When registering for free activities and programs, you can call the office or email your name, phone number and desired event(s) to signup@clarenceseniorcenter.org. Additional information is available at clarenceseniorcenter.org. “The mission of Clarence Senior Citizens Inc. is to provide social, […]

Boys’ ‘Silver Hoops Classic’ tripleheader set

The area’s top senior boys basketball players will cap off their high school careers by participating in the 20th annual ADPRO Sports/Dale Carnegie Silver Hoops Classic. The tripleheader, hosted by the Butler Mitchell Alumni Association, will feature players from the Erie County Interscholastic Conference, Niagara Frontier League, Monsignor Martin Association and Buffalo Public Schools. Games are slated to begin at […]


Wednesday, March 29Girls lacrosse: Williamsville South, 6:15 p.m.Thursday, March 30Boys lacrosse: at Frontier, 5 p.m.Friday, March 31Girls lacrosse: at Grand Island, 5 p.m.Boys tennis: Alden, 4 p.m.Saturday, April 1Baseball: Jamestown, 11:30 a.m.Boys lacrosse: Webster-Thomas, 1 p.m.Monday, April 3Baseball: Frontier, 5 p.m.Tuesday, April 4Softball: at Jamestown (at Martin Road Athletic Complex), 5 p.m.Boys lacrosse: at Williamsville North, 7 p.m.Girls lacrosse: Mercy, […]


All-Bee Team named; process explained

Being selected for the All-Bee Basketball Team is an honor that the recipients are proud to receive, not just because it looks good, but also because opposing coaches see how valuable a player each recipient is to his or her team. The voting process for the All-Bee Team is completely in the hands of the coaches of teams in the […]

NT’s Mountain voted Boys Coach of the Year

Ryan Mountain can trace the roots of this historic North Tonawanda basketball season and his ensuing All-Bee Coach of the Year honor all the way back to 1992. That summer the Maryvale student played in the Gus Macker Basketball Tournament in Buffalo. In one game, he was matched up against a North Tonawanda student named Eric O’Bryan. The two had […]

Amherst’s Chatelle tabbed Girls Coach of the Year

All-Bee Basketball

Mike Chatelle has seen a lot while coaching basketball. The 26-year coaching veteran coached the Amherst boys team for 18 years before taking over the girls’ team eight years ago. But this year stood out among more than a quarter century of coaching. Chatelle and the Lady Tigers won a sectional title and advanced as far as the Far West […]


thurs. 30-sun. 2 The Sound of Music — A brand new production directed by three-time Tony Award-winner Jack O’Brien. Performances: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, March 29 and 30; 8 p.m. Friday, March 31; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, April 1; and 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday, April 2, at Shea’s Performing Arts Center, 646 Main St., Buffalo; $. 847-0850, […]

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thurs. 30 The Hovelists — With ARCADIA, Squatch, Beats of Rage, Volstead Pearls and Scathed, 6 p.m., Stamps Bar, 98 Main St., Tonawanda; $. 694-3475 fri. 31 Grungebox — 9 p.m., Crazy Jake’s, 26 Webster St., North Tonawanda; $. 693-9309, www.crazyjakesnt.com Darrell Porter — 6 p.m., Dwyer’s Irish Pub, 65 Webster St., North Tonawanda; $. 692-4837 Greg & Jess — […]


sat. 1 Unkept — A solo exhibition by Sherry Arndt Preziuso, with an opening reception from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, April 1, and continues through Saturday, April 29, at Project 308 Gallery, 308 Oliver St., Tonawanda. 523-0068