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  • Marco Sciortino opens sixth Buffalo-area location
    Marco Sciortino opens sixth Buffalo-area location
    Marco's Italian Deli, locally famous for its extensive "sangwich" menu, on Monday opened a new location -- inside the Genesee Gateway Building in Buffalo. The new venue occupies a leased 4,000-square-foot on the first floor of the...
  • New public restaurant to open in Buffalo News building
    New public restaurant to open in Buffalo News building
    As one Buffalo News writer put it, "Hold the sandwich presses." Roux, a soup-and-sandwich restaurant, will open on the fifth floor of the News's building in the former cafeteria space that was open to the public.The restaurant, at 1...
  • Just Fries offering just a new concept in Buffalo
    Just Fries offering just a new concept in Buffalo
    The restaurant may be called Just Fries, but it won't be just any fries. It will be offering various versions, including beef-and-weck fries, a takeoff on the locally iconic sandwich; poutine fries, a version of the Quebec favorite cheese...
  • Buffalo Viet market/restaurant transitions to full-time dining
    Buffalo Viet market/restaurant transitions to full-time dining
    Buffalo is close to losing a Vietnamese fish market and just as close to gaining a Vietnamese restaurant. Confused? Don't be. It's all part of the transition Niagara Seafood is making from part market/part restaurant to full-time...
  • Buffalo restaurateur expanding Brick Oven Bistro brand
    Buffalo restaurateur expanding Brick Oven Bistro brand
    If one Brick Oven Bistro is good, might two be even better? That's what owner John Glavey is hoping for. Today, he announced plans to develop a second such venue, at 5 Genesee Street near Main in downtown Buffalo. The original Brick Oven...
  • Review: Cupcake Kit by Fairy Cakes Cupcakery in Buffalo, New York
    Review: Cupcake Kit by Fairy Cakes Cupcakery in Buffalo, New York
    If it comes down to a piece of cake or a cupcake, I'm going to go for the latter almost every time. It's been that way since I was little, so imagine my happiness when I discovered theCupcake Kit by Fairy Cakes Cupcakery in Buffalo, New...
  • Flogging Molly
    Concert calendar: December 2014
    Over the next month Buffalo and its surrounding areas will be visited by a variety of musical acts and including Flogging Molly, O-Town, Chuck Ragan and Bob Segar & The Silver Bullet Band. Other highlights include Every Time I Die, Blues...
  • Kissmas Bash 2014
    Snowflakes mean Kissmas Bash is coming
    Its that time of year KISS 98.5FM brings Kissmas Bash to Buffalo, NY. It will be held at the First Niagara Center on Friday, December 19, 2014.The bands featured this year are a broad mix of singers and songwriters. They are:Rixton is a pop/R&...
  • Kerfuffle Before Christmas
    Are you ready for Kerfuffle Before Christmas
    What’s a Kerfuffle you ask, well it’s a 1-day music fest brought to Buffalo by 107.7FM Alternative Buffalo. The bands featured will be:Fitz and the Tantrums is an American indie pop band from Los Angeles. Their lead single “Out...
  • Snow alert in Buffalo, New York
    Snow alert in Buffalo, New York
    Buffalo, New York has made national headlines once again due to the massive amount of lake effect snow that has been dumped on the area. The storm started Monday, November 17, 2014 and still continues three days later.The snow is relentless as it...
  • 7-feet of snow covers doors making it hard to get out of the house near Buffalo New York today
    Western New York snowstorm: Doors open to 7-ft wall of snow barricading folks in
    Snow, snow and more snow has completely barricaded folks inside their homes in Western New York with six to seven feet of the white stuff on the ground and more predicted. In and around the area of Buffalo the world as they know it is at a stand...
  • Dolphins take down Bills
    Dolphins stuff Bills in virtual AFC playoff elimination game
    The Miami Dolphins and Buffalo Bills came in with 5-4 records before their clash on Nov. 13. In a very crowded AFC, the Dolphins and Bills are still both wild card long shots, even with one of them set to go 6-4. However, Miami can still count...
  • Tokyo Police Club
    Concert calendar: November 2014
    Over the next month Buffalo and its surrounding areas will be visited by a variety of musical acts and including Tokyo Police Club, America Authors, Ingrid Michaelson and Sloan. Other highlights include The Swellers, Steve Miller Band and Lynyrd...
  • "Train"-ing for the Cup: Why Amtrak has New York area hockey fans cheering
    "Train"-ing for the Cup: Why Amtrak has New York area hockey fans cheering
    The 2014-15 NHL season has begun. The quest for the most coveted trophy in all of North American sports, the Stanley Cup, is underway. For the New York/New Jersey area, no professional hockey fans are more loyal those of the New Jersey Devils, New...
  • Flamin' Hot Cheetos Bagels from Buffalo's BreadHive Bakery
    Review: Flamin' Hot Cheetos Bagels from Buffalo's BreadHive Bakery
    When one thinks of bagels, it usually doesn't go hand-in-hand with Flamin' Hot Cheetos, but the BreadHive Bakery in Buffalo, New York has decided to change that by developing theFlamin' Hot Cheetos Bagel, The idea stems from a 10-year...