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  • Second Silo City Reading Series event sends chills through the audience
    Second Silo City Reading Series event sends chills through the audience
    This past Friday at 7pm on Childs Street, the Silo City Reading Series held its second multidisciplinary event.A table in the back held featured works for sale and free refreshments in the dim and dramatic lighting of the silo, setting the mood...
  • The Tallest Man on Earth set to perform at Asbury Hall on July 22
    The Tallest Man on Earth set to perform at Asbury Hall on July 22
    Singer-songwriter Kristian Matsson, better known by his stage name The Tallest Man on Earth, will perform live in Asbury Hall at Babeville in downtown Buffalo on Wednesday, July 22 with special guest Hiss Golden Messenger.The Sweden-based folk and...
  • Clarence venue burns while food wins prize elsewhere
    Clarence venue burns while food wins prize elsewhere
    On Saturday, opening day of the annual two-day "Taste of Buffalo" downtown extravaganza, the bacon-wrapped, stuffed casino shrimp from Carmine’srestaurant was voted "best seafood item." Meanwhile, the popular Italian...
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    Rolling Stones rock Buffalo in the second-to-last show of their Zip Code tour
    On July 11, 2015, the Rolling Stones continued their Zip Code tour with a concert at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Buffalo, N.Y. According to the official Rolling Stones website, "You Got Me Rocking" which won fans' votes for the song that...
  • Buffalo fave Chef's Italian adds food truck service
    Buffalo fave Chef's Italian adds food truck service
    When the 11th annual "Taste of Orchard Park" takes place later this month, there will be something new to try: the Buffalo area's newest food truck.Chef’s Italian Restaurant, a longtime Buffalo favorite, this week unveiled a...
  • Been There Done That, and I Want to go Back! (Part 2)
    Been There Done That, and I Want to go Back! (Part 2)
    Like I said in Part 1 of this feature series, when people find out that I am a travel writer, the almost always ask me, “What are some of your favorite places?” And that is a hard one to answer, because each offers their own...
  • Steven Rinella's American Buffalo
    Steven Rinella's book - American Buffalo - In search of a lost icon
    Steven Rinella is one of the latest generation of hunting authors/tv show hosts. He is the author of "The Scavenger's Guide to Haute Cuisine" and a correspondent for Outside magazine. What separates Steven is the amount of research...
  • First Silo City Reading Series event kicks off without a hitch
    First Silo City Reading Series event kicks off without a hitch
    Only a single sign reading, “POEMS” indicated the entrance to the first Silo City Reading Series event on an otherwise marked restricted access gate on June 20 at 7pm. Driving down the graveled path, one entered the seemingly abandoned...
  • 'Taste of Buffalo' adding 11 new restaurants plus amenities
    'Taste of Buffalo' adding 11 new restaurants plus amenities
    What is billed as the largest two-day food festival in the nation, "Taste of Buffalo," this year will have 11 new restaurants and two new food trucks when it sets up shop in downtown Buffalo for the July 11-12 weekend.Organizers say...
  • Burger 21 expansion to include Upstate markets
    Burger 21 expansion to include Upstate markets
    The burgeoning Burger 21 restaurant chain made its New York State debut last August when it opened in the Albany suburb of Latham. Today, the Tampa, Florida-based company announced plans for more Upstate locations -- in the Syracuse, Rochester and...
  • Qdoba picks Buffalo-Niagara for Upstate debut
    Qdoba picks Buffalo-Niagara for Upstate debut
    Qdoba Mexican Grill has just five locations in New York State, all in the New York City metro area. That soon will change, according to a report in today's Buffalo Business First publication. The chain has announced plans to begin an expansion...
  • Virgin Atlantic Neighbourhood Guides Offer Unique Insights
    Virgin Atlantic Neighbourhood Guides Offer Unique Insights
    Visitor guides generally do a great job of helping people find the best things to do, places to eat, attractions to experience, and so forth in a particular destination. But it is the locals—the folks who eat, breathe and sleep it—that...
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    Commentary: Amherst Town Board approves “Erin’s Crossings” crosswalk
    The public good, sometimes thought of as just a quaint idea, has been recognized in an Amherst Town Board decision. The Amherst Town Board has approved a new crosswalk from the corner of Maple Road and Culpepper to the Maple Road East elementary...
  • A hot dog icon returning to its Buffalo roots
    A hot dog icon returning to its Buffalo roots
    In the foodie world at large, Buffalo is best known for its chicken wings. But, locally it also is known for hot dogs. Which is one reason Ted’s Hot Dogs is coming to town. Again.The local chain’s ninth Western New York restaurant will...
  • Celebrity make-up artist Katie Ambrose opens Groom Service Beauty and Dry Bar in Buffalo, NY
    Celebrity stylist Katie Ambrose to open Groom Service Beauty Bar in Buffalo
    According to a press release (MAR 24),Groom Service Beauty & Dry Bar, featured onWeddingWire.comandBuffalo Rising, is opening the doors to its flagship boutique on the ground floor of the recently renovated Hotel Lafayette in Downtown Buffalo....
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