Oct 14

Graycliff Plans in-person Fundraising Event at the Roycroft Inn with Exciting Online Auction Anyone Can Bid On!

September 28, 2021 Contact: Anna Kaplan, Executive Graycliff Celebrate Graycliff 2021 is October 21, 2021 and Requires Proof of Vaccination (Derby, NY) Graycliff’s annual fundraiser dinner, Celebrate Graycliff, is back in person this year and scheduled for the evening of Oct. 21st at The Roycroft Inn in East Aurora. The in-person fundraising event will require Read More

Oct 7

HISTORIC STEAM LOCOMOTIVE RETURNS TO WNY THIS WEEKEND FOR SCENIC FALL FOLIAGE TRIPS

HISTORIC STEAM LOCOMOTIVE RETURNS TO WNY THIS WEEKEND FOR SCENIC FALL FOLIAGE TRIPS Tourist Railroad to Run Steam & Diesel-Powered Trips During October on Rails South of Buffalo Hamburg, New York – The nostalgic sounds of a train whistle and “chug, chug, chug” of a vintage steam locomotive will be heard once again in Hamburg, New York Read More

Oct 5

Help Blow Out the Candles at Graphic-Poetry Grand Opening

Celebrating Three Years and Expanded Footprint in Hamburg’s Cobblestone Suites Hamburg, NY – Graphic-Poetry is pleased to announce the upcoming grand opening festivities October 21, 2021 in Hamburg’s Cobblestone Suites. Guests are cordially invited from 5-8PM in the newly expanded Suite 201 facing Buffalo Street, to enjoy Graphic-Poetry’s birthday theme extravaganza. The official ribbon cutting Read More

Sep 30

Andrew Hoak, PE, PG, Promoted to Lead Environmental Services at DuBois & King

Contact: Melissa Stephen, Director of Business Development, DuBois & King, [email protected], 802-728-3376 Andrew Hoak, PE, PG, Promoted to Lead Environmental Services at DuBois & King Andrew Hoak, PE, PG, has been promoted to Director of DuBois & King’s Environmental Services Division. Andy, who also leads DuBois & King’s Hamburg office, is a hydrogeologist and civil Read More

Sep 28

SPECIAL OLYMPICS NEW YORK OPENS STUDENT REGISTRATION FOR FIRST-EVER COOL SCHOOL POLAR PLUNGE IN BUFFALO First Student to Award $1,000 Scholarships for Top Fundraising “King and Queen”

Buffalo, NY – Special Olympics New York today opened student registration for its first-ever Cool School Polar Plunge, an entire day dedicated to Western New York students who commit to raising funds for local Special Olympics athletes by plunging into the cold water at Woodlawn Beach State Park Friday, Dec. 3. First Student will award Read More

Sep 9

ERIE COUNTY FAIR MAKES DONATION TO FEEDMORE WNY

Hamburg, NY – The Board of Directors and staff of the Erie County Agricultural Society are pleased to announce that the promise to allocate a portion of the ticket sales from the 2021 Erie County Fair to FeedMore WNY resulted in a donation of $64,763.00. This monetary donation will be used to support the many Read More

Sep 8

Tour Divisions of Niagara Scenic Tours rebrand to become Scenic Excursions

One Premier Travel Company Focused on the Future BUFFALO, NY —September 8, 2021 Niagara Scenic Tours, a local motorcoach company servicing transportation and travel needs, announced that they have rebranded their three regional tour divisions. The formerly known tour divisions, Know How Tours, Covered Wagon Tours and Bradford Travel have rebranded to become Scenic Excursions. Read More

Sep 7

Scouting Rocks! Returns to Penn Dixie

Our free day for scouts is back! Join us Saturday September 18 from 9 am to 3 pm for Scouting Rocks! at Penn Dixie Fossil Park & Nature Reserve in Hamburg. The program includes a short guided tour, fossil collecting, the use of basic fossil collecting tools, and a free commemorative patch for the first Read More

Aug 25

Scott P. Horton Ranked Among Top 50 in Upstate New York Super Lawyers List

Orchard Park, NY – Scott P. Horton, labor & employment attorney and founder of Horton Law PLLC, has been recognized as one of the Top 50 Upstate New York attorneys in 2021 by Super Lawyers. This is Scott’s 9th consecutive year being listed by Super Lawyers, and first receiving the Top 50 designation. “I was, Read More

Aug 11

Gates to 181st Erie County Fair Open Wednesday, August11th At Noon

WHAT:            Opening Ceremony of the 181st Erie County Fair WHO:              Erie County Fair Representatives; Announcement of the 2021 Ultimate Fairgoer; Introduction of Scholarship Winners, National Anthem performed by the Erie County Fair Marching Band, remarks from Assemblyman Rivera and Fireworks WHEN:           Wednesday, August 11th TIME:             11:15p – Game Inspection 11:40a – Opening Ceremony; Fireworks at Noon Noon – Gates Open WHERE:         Historic McKinley Gate, McKinley Parkway, Read More

Aug 5

CONCEPT CONSTRUCTION COMPLETES INTERIOR RENOVATION MAKEOVER ON COMMERCIAL OFFICE SPACE

CONCEPT CONSTRUCTION COMPLETES INTERIOR RENOVATION MAKEOVER ON COMMERCIAL OFFICE SPACE LOCAL ATTORNEYS MERGE – LAUNCHING “BOUTIQUE” OFFICE SUITES              Two well-known local real estate and estate planning law firms have merged their practices and established a 7-attorney law firm headquartered at 303 Cayuga Road, Cheektowaga, NY.   The Law Offices of Michael S. Rakowski and the Read More

Jul 27

2021 Fair Media Preview

WHAT: Details about the 2021 Erie County Fair including buying admission tickets online, entertainment you will find at the Fair, and several vendor representatives will showcase the New Foods they are bringing to the Fair. WHO: Jessica Underberg, CEO/Fair Manager and Local Fair concessions vendors WHEN: Tuesday, July 28th at 2:00p WHERE: Inside Gate 2, Read More

Jul 7

Erie County Fair Summer Cider Inaugural Can

WHAT:           Canning and packaging of the first ever 4 pack of cans featuring the Erie County Fair Summer Cider WHO:             BlackBird Cider Works & Erie County Fair      WHEN:           Wednesday, July 7th between 9am and 1pm  WHERE:         BlackBird Cider Works, 8503 Lower Lake Road, Barker, NY 14012   (716) 795-3580 HAMBURG, NY – Through a Read More

Jul 2

Erie County Fair Stakes Race Scheduled For Friday, July 9th

HAMBURG, NEW YORK –  The 2021 Erie County Fair Sire Stakes County Fair Races will take place at the historic “Hamburg Oval” on Friday, July 9th , first post time at 12:30pm.  The races can be watched from inside the Clubhouse or in the Grandstand.  The New York Sire Stakes promote the breeding, buying, and Read More

Jun 11

Southtown Audio Video is growing again!

For immediate release: June 11, 2021 Southtown Audio Video has been a family affair since it opened its doors in 1984. Through its evolution of current owner, Heather Sidorowicz, it is growing the family footprint again. In 2014 Heather Sidorowicz purchased the business from her father, Tom Laski. At the time SAV had just begun Read More

May 27

Ilio DiPaolo’s Restaurant and Lardon Construction Corporation team up for a fun-filled summer at Solé at Woodlawn Beach

Dennis DiPaolo of Ilio DiPaolo’s Restaurant and Jonathan Palmer of Lardon Construction Corporation are proud to announce their summer music schedule for Solé at Woodlawn Beach State Park located at 3580 Lake Shore Road in Blasdell, NY. Starting May 28, “Rock into the Weekend” every Friday from 5 to 8pm. Local promoter, Ross Catalino of Read More

May 21

Randolph Academy Celebrates District’s First Class of National Honor Society Inductees

RANDOLPH, N.Y. — May 20, 2021 — Randolph Academy celebrated the induction of its very first students into the National Honor Society (NHS) this week, in a ceremony that included the district’s board of education and invited guests. Five students comprised this inaugural class, representing the district’s Randolph and Hamburg campuses. They included Bradley Flagg, Read More

May 21

ERIE COUNTY FAIR RETURNS THIS YEAR AUGUST 11-22 SUBJECT TO CDC AND NYS GUIDELINES

Hamburg, NY – The Erie County Agricultural Society is looking forward to being able to safely host the 2021 Erie County Fair, one of the premiere summer-time events in Western New York, scheduled for August 11-22, 2021.  According to CEO and Fair Manager Jessica Underberg, “we have already started working with the health department officials Read More

May 18

Erie County Fair Will Return August 11-22, 2021

HAMBURG, NY – Following the Governor’s recent announcement, The Erie County Agricultural Society Board of Directors and staff are excited to move forward with the 2021 edition of the Erie County Fair, scheduled for August 11-22, 2021.   We will review the pronouncement in its entirety and will provide more specific details on the Fair in Read More

May 7

OPEN HOUSE, RIBBON CUTTING & SPECIAL IMMACULATA ACADEMY PRESENTATION TO CELEBRATE THE OAKS AT SOUTH PARK IN HAMBURG OPENING

HAMBURG, NY.  May 6, 2021– RANE Property Management announced today that they will be holding a Grand Opening/Open House on May 15th & 16th at the much anticipated The Oaks at South Park, located at 5138 South Park Ave in Hamburg. The weekend is full of events: Friday, May 14th The Oaks is hosting the Read More

May 5

Superintendent DeCarlo to Retire from Randolph Academy

RANDOLPH, N.Y. — May 5, 2021 — After 36 years of serving the Randolph Academy Union Free School District, including 15 in the role of superintendent, Lori DeCarlo will retire from her post at the end of this school year. The Board of Education is currently reviewing applications and expects to appoint a new superintendent Read More

Apr 20

REGISTRATION OPEN TO PLAY FLAG FOOTBALL AT HIGHMARK STADIUM “Buffalo Sun Bowl” to Benefit Special Olympics New York

Buffalo, NY – Special Olympics New York has opened registration for the 2021 Sun Bowl, a 6-on-6 flag football tournament for the public to be held at Highmark Stadium June 26-27. Individuals and teams who wish to play can register at buffalosnowbowl.org. In a promotional video to kick off registration, Defensive Tackle Harrison Phillips asks Read More

Apr 13

Newly Named Petco Love Invests in Lifesaving Work of Ten Lives Club

Blasdell, N.Y. (April 13, 2021) – Ten Lives Club announced a $35,000 grant investment from the newly named, Petco Love, to support their lifesaving work for animals in Western New York. Petco Love is a nonprofit leading change for pets nationally by harnessing the power of love to make communities and pet families closer, stronger, Read More

Apr 6

Future Vet Techs Help Shelter Cats

Blasdell, NY – – Medaille College’s Veterinarian Technician Club volunteered their Saturday to help the cats and kittens of Ten Lives Club. Students helped clean the nonprofits infirmary, vet office, and free roaming rooms. Ten Lives Club offers students and clubs a hands on experience when it comes to caring for cats. With an in Read More

Apr 6

CONCEPT CONSTRUCTION BEGINS WORK ON “HISTORIC PRESERVATION/ADAPTIVE RE-USE” MAKE-OVER

April 1, 2021– Buffalo, NY. 1900’S TURN OF THE CENTURY BUILDING REPURPOSED INTO CITY LIVING APTS. Interior reconstruction, renovations and building upgrades are well underway at 270 Michigan Avenue, a property that was historically home to the Buffalo Envelope Company. The project’s general contractor, Concept Construction Corp was selected as the Construction Manager by Ellicott Read More