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To honor St. Anne, mother of Mary and Grandmother of Jesus, Saint John Kanty Church is celebrating the annual triduum. The triduum begins on Saturday, July 23: 4:00pm Mass in Church and continues on Sunday, July 24: 10:30am Mass in…
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Photo Gallery: Five Pictures of Saint Ann’s to Blow Your Mind

Saint Ann's Church and Shrine

I drive past Saint Ann’s Church and Shrine at Broadway and Emslie a few times each week. Each and every time I see the church, the images popping into my head are like these below. What also pops into my…
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Meat Raffle to Benefit Saint John Kanty Parish


The Parish Community of St John Kanty/St Adalbert will sponsor a Meat Raffle on Saturday, August 27, 2016 at Matthew Glab Post No 1477, 1965 Abbott Road, Lackawanna. Meat Raffles are A LOT OF FUN!! Doors open at 6 p.m. –…
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St. Luke’s Mission of Mercy’s ‘The Great Corn Roast’ fundraiser

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St. Luke’s Mission of Mercy is holding its annual ‘The Great Corn Roast’ fundraiser on Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 at Spoth’s Farm. This a great event and a really nice celebration. Details: The Great Corn Roast is an ALL YOU…
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This Sunday is Second Sunday in East Buffalo’s Historic Polonia — Come to Church


Want an easy way to help out a church in the neighborhood? Good. What you need to do is get in the habit of coming to church in East Buffalo’s Historic Polonia at least once a month.  Broadway Fillmore Alive put…
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Interview: Update on Bison Distillery with Glenn Kasprzyk


Brothers Ray and Glenn Kasprzyk are working hard on preparing the old Chudy Paper Company warehouse on Lombard Street to become Bison Distillery. They purchased the building 2014, and are hoping to be up and running within the next year. I recently reached…
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Annual St. Ann Triduum Celebration at St. Ann Church and Shrine is July 24, 25 and 26


The annual Saint Ann’s Triduum with take place at the end of July outside of Saint Ann’s Church and Shrine on Broadway. From Saint Ann’s website: Annual St. Ann Triduum Celebration at St. Ann Church and Shrine 651 Broadway (at Emslie St.)…
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St. Luke’s Mission of Mercy 22nd Anniversary Mass and Celebration


St. Luke’s Mission of Mercy is hosting a Mass and celebration for their 22nd Anniversary on Sunday, July 31st, 2016. Established in 1994 after St. Luke’s R.C. church closed, St. Luke’s Mission of Mercy serves the poor in East Buffalo….
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Discover Western New York’s Polonia Trail


The Polonia Trail is dedicated to showcasing important historic sites throughout Western New York that have significance to the Polish American Community. The rail enables individuals to physically or virtually explore architecture, clubs, meetinghouse, churches, cemeteries, and other places that figured…
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Saint John Kanty Bulletin – 06/26/2016

Saint John Kanty Church as seen from Brownell Street

Click here to view bulletin—> To find out more about Saint John Kanty, visit the church’s website.

Photo Gallery: 2016 Buffalo Central Terminal Car Show

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Classic cars and a classic building make for one great event! The Buffalo Central Terminal held its annual cars show this past Saturday. Here are some photos from the event! Click on the images below to open photo gallery on…
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Photos: Hooping it up at Common Roots Urban Farm


The Common Roots Urban Farm had a nice turnout for their Hoophouse Rasing party this past Saturday down on the farm. The farm posted these photos from the event on their Facebook page. It’s great to see the neighborhood come…
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