Photos from Buffalo’s Erie County Fair

Buffalo, New York is in Erie County, one of New York State’s largest and most prosperous counties. Its 175th annual Erie County Fair in 2014 hit record attendance. 1,220,000 people attended the 12 day summer event, which featured local art on display, farm animals, rides, music concerts, demolition derbies, shopping, carnival acts, dancing, comedy, food and plenty more! […]

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Janet Meadows turns her creative skills into a design business

Janet’s Meadows Floral Designs creates lasting reminders of people’s good times. Need a hat for church or catching people’s attention at a party? Janet’s got some bold, fun creations, like the purple creation atop LisaAnn’s head at “Taking It To The Streets” in Buffalo. Meanwhile, Janet also creates corsages, bouquets, center pieces, window displays and more. […]

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Pianos in Public Buffalo Pictures

Thousands–yes thousands–of people have enjoyed seeing and playing the dozen pianos out around Buffalo, NY, this summer. With that in mind, presents a slideshow of Pianos In Public Buffalo pictures. Maybe you or someone you know is in one of the pics?! If you take pics at the pianos and want to upload them […]

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Preservation is sexy

I am thoroughly impressed with Bernice Radle. She is one of Buffalo’s Young Preservationists, rehabbing old buildings so they can be used again rather than demolished. Hear her talk about it here: The Buffalo Young Preservationists (BYP) are a large community of youthfully enthusiastic individuals from a wide cross section of disciplines. Members range from […]

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City of Night Buffalo

For a spiritually depressed person, he or she needs to go back to where they came from in order to reignite their fire. Imagine, for instance, the moment you were baptized, or “saved,” or whatever it is you experienced that brought you new life…the same goes for cities. What made a once great city great? […]

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River Art Gallery & Gift Shop

I am quite impressed with the Buffalo area’s passion for art. Most people assume Greater Buffalo is a drab, concrete wasteland, when, in reality, the arts– from paintings to music– liven up the place.Just a little north of the city, you’ll find the Erie Canal and the “Twin Cities” of Tonawanda and North Tonawanda. Right […]

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Niawanda Park Pavilion

The Beautiful Buffalo region is home to the Niawanda Park Pavilion rental, a decent place for a small wedding reception or business meeting, in style, with a sweeping view of the mighty Niagara River and Grand Island. Complete with a commercial kitchen, the City of Tonawanda Pavilion looks like it can fit about 120 people […]

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