When voting closed at 11:50 p.m. July 12th, Music is Art had finished in the138th position, with a total of 1,619 votes. They were the only Western
Sponsored by the Grant-Amherst Business Association,
What is the best quick, greasy Chinese takeout place in the City? There is, of course, 'good' Chinese food in the City at places like Ming
- Last Wednesday, with the sun high, hot and unkind in the sky, I turned onto Gibson St, and with an oomph, pushed my car to climb the Broadway Market ramp up to the roof. I drove over to the corner and parked right next to my garden - my two plots, four feet by four feet, pushed together, with a few pots on the side.
Despite the surreal heat, the roof was pleasant and peaceful. It was during the workday, so I was the only one around. I hunted for the hose and started to water my plants. Red, yellow and orange tomatoes, okra,
Visits on the tour
The landscapers have left North Parade Avenue, the gardens are complete, and the newly planted sod is just settling into the ground.
But the fun isn't over yet!
The voting phase of the National Buffalo Garden Festival's Front Yard Garden Competition, believed to be the first of its kind in the country, began Sunday and will continue through Sunday, July 18. The public has a chance to help decide which of the 19 front lawns
The Buffalo Common Council will hold a public hearing tomorrow to discuss public investment and involvement in the revitalization of the inner harbor at the Canal Side site. Following appeals from the Canal Side Community Alliance for the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation (ECHDC) to meet with community groups to discuss a Community Benefit Agreement (CBA) for the Canal Side project and a report released last month by the Public Accountability Initiative questioning the actual effects Bass Pro has on luring other businesses and job creation, the Common Council has decided to bring
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"We have an all-day soccer affair starting at Papa Jake's at 1pm with
Photos: Joe Casio
Although the second concert trio in the Tower Jam Concert Series could have easily been a wash due to inclement weather, music fans rallied early on while Mother Nature changed her tune as the evening progressed. By the time Soulive hit the stage, the crowd had solidified and all eyes were on the masterful musicians as they played to the energized crowd. From
The following is a testimonial from another mentor:
"In June 2009, I was at home with my one-month-old baby, experiencing the ups and downs of new motherhood. Around the same time, Poe Meh, was leaving Ban Mai Nai Soi, a refugee camp on the Burma/ Thailand border, and heading to America. Neither of us knew
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