Author: Ashleigh Carter

Ashleigh Carter

Ashleigh is a Buffalo native who currently lives and works in New York City. She is a writer and associate producer for NowThis News, where she writes articles and creates videos about entertainment, culture, politics, and news. She is a passionate Bills fan and food lover, which is why her hometown remains so special to her.

You can tell a lot about a person by what they like. You can tell even more about a chef by what they love. And that’s what Buffalo Provisions is after. Buffalo Provisions: 👨🏼‍🍳 Victor Parra Gonzalez, Chef/Owner Las Puertas Script + Voice: 👩‍💻 Ashleigh Carter, DP + Editor: 📹 Devin Chavanne, Producer + Post: 👨🏿‍💻 George Johnson Las Puertas 385 Rhode Island St Buffalo, NY (716) 807-1141

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 A change of scenery can do the mind good—which is exactly what Crowley Webb did with their newly-renovated space at 268 Main, the Sweeney Building. BR60: Buffalo, 60 Seconds at a time. Script + Voice: Ashleigh Carter, DP + Editor: Devin Chavanne, Post: George Johnson The Sweeney Building 268 Main St., Suite 400 716 856 2932

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On October 19th, the Market Arcade building will transform into a glowing piece of art that will house a night packed with dancing, drag performances, a silent disco, an interactive green screen, and of course karaoke. It’s the second edition of Scaryoke— An annual fundraiser to benefit Squeaky Wheel Film and Media Art Center. BR60: Buffalo, 60 Seconds at a time. Script + Voice: Ashleigh Carter, Footage: Courtesy of Squeaky Wheel

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His hand-painted masterpieces have gained a lot of attention… But the canvas this Buffalo teen uses for his art isn’t what you’d expect. He’s bridged an alliance between his two passions: art and sneakers… and he’s only a teenager. Mek, known as Made by Mek on Instagram, is a young artist (Emeka Wajed) who creates custom-designed shoes. YG+B: Young, Gifted…and Buffalo

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What started as a project out of their kitchens, grew to a brick and mortar right in the heart of downtown. It’s called Buffalo Barkery… Owned and operated by two animal-loving sisters-in-law, who decided to treat the dogs of Western New York with flavors known best by locals. BR60: Buffalo, 60 Seconds at a time. Script + Voice: Ashleigh Carter, DP: Devin Chavanne, Post: George Johnson Buffalo Barkery Market Arcade 617 Main St, Buffalo (716) 984-1060

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