Weekly Feature



April 25, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Editorials

Construction zones warrant your full attention

Although the U.S. More...

Spindle items

COMMUNITY CENTER TASK FORCE — As was reported in the March 14 issue of The Clarence Bee, the Community Center Exploration Task Force will hold several public gatherings at various locations in Clarence. More...

Added bureaucracy complicates budget process

If it’s finally spring around here, it must be time to scrutinize the proposed budgets of public school districts in the Empire State. More...

Obituaries

Death Notice

RICHTER, Virginia “Ginny” (nee Mallette), of Clarence Center, died Monday, March 26, 2018. Mrs. Richter is survived by one child, Jeremy, and two grandchildren. More...

Lifestyles

CLERGY COLUMN

Time remains to learn our histories

History is a powerful thing. More...

40th annual music convention to offer free concerts

The Buffalo Niagara Concert Band will host a free concert series with the top music ensembles of the Northeast, local high school bands and world-renowned composers as part of the 40th annual Association of Concert Bands Convention.  The conven More...

What's Going On

People of Praise sets annual fundraiser

An annual fundraiser will be held from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, April 28, in the gym of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary School, 8550 Main St., Williamsville. More...

Clarence Public Library Calendar of Activities

Spring Book Sale Join the library from Wednesday, May 2, through Saturday, May 5, for its spring book sale. All proceeds benefit the Friends of the Clarence Public Library. More...

Business

Almost time for concerts at Asa Ransom

As many of you know, on Wednesday, April 4, many places lost power due to the strong winds. Clarence Hollow was very hard hit when a tree landed in Ransom Road, and the signal light at Main and Ransom went out. More...

Events

Journalism scholarships available

Greater Buffalo-area college students who are studying communications, along with professional journalists seeking additional academic training, can now apply for college and graduate school scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year. More...

National Fuel reminds public to call before digging

Now that spring is here, many homeowners, business owners, schools and communities are planning outdoor landscaping projects.  More...

Clarence Middle students, teachers go ‘Bald for Bucks’

Sitting in a chair on the stage of the auditorium at Clarence Middle School as an electric razor hovered over her head, eighth-grader Jessica Yu remained calm and composed.  “I only got nervous when they started shaving,” she says, l More...

County investment on the way for Clarence roads

Good news for Northtowns residents emanated last week from the release of the Erie County Department of Public Works’ list of road repairs scheduled for 2018. More...

Local News

Sales tax checks to provide additional funding for schools

Erie County Comptroller Stefan I. Mychajliw recently updated school districts throughout Erie County on their share of collected sales tax from the first quarter of the year.  More...

Burchfield chooses judges for student poster contest

Friends of Burchfield Nature and Art Center are anticipating an influx of artistic posters promoting bee and butterfly pollinators.  Entries to the Western New York student poster contest will be displayed at the West Seneca Senior Center, 4620 More...

Town Board Agenda

6 p.m., Wednesday, April 25

Agenda items   1. Consider a request by West Shore Brewing Company for a temporary conditional permit for outside dining at 10995 Main St.  More...

Police Blotter

Newspaper delivery causes alarm

Saturday, April 14   Deputies responded to a disturbance at an address on Main Street. An intoxicated woman said her sister had attacked her. The caller was not injured, and an incident report was completed. There were no charges.  More...

Bee Heard

Bee Heard

I’m calling concerning Bergtold Road in Clarence. The street needs to be looked to have a stop sign placed at Autumn Trail. This would help the residents of Brothers of Mercy. Once the weather gets nice, they’ll be walking on the road. More...

Sports

High School Sports Calendar

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Baseball squad improves to 6-0

Clarence’s baseball team continued to receive good pitching performances, solid defensive play in the field and timely hitting at the plate in its most recent outings, factors that combined to push the Red Devils to 6-0 on the season with victo More...

Softball places second in ‘Cancun’ bracket of Will South tourney

Clarence’s softball team met up with an old friend in Saturday’s championship game of the Cancun Bracket of Williamsville South’s annual Gerry Gentner Just Show Up Tournament. More...

Entertainment

Theatre

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Live Local in WNY

thurs. 26 Acoustic BBQ — With Don Roth, Bill Thiebolt, Ian Archibald, Yellow Sauce, Chris Abbey, and Sleepy Sad Sack, 6 p.m., Stamps Bar, 98 Main St., Tonawanda; $. 694-3475, www.stampsthebar.com fri. 27 More...

Performance

thurs. 26   Shulman - Azzinaro: Tangos & Milongas — With Moshe Shulman (bandoneon) and Drew Azzinaro (guitar), 8 p.m. Thursday, April 26, at PAUSA Art House, 19 Wadsworth St., Buffalo; $ (cash-only cover charge). More...


Clarence Special Events 2018
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