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Ars Nova Chamber Orchestra Concert at Saint John Kanty on Sunday, April 30th

Ars Nova Musicians Chamber Orchestra, in their 44th season of performing, will present a concert featuring classical music set in the splendor of historic Saint John Kanty Roman Catholic Church, this year celebrating 125 years as a parish. Marylouise Nana…
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St. Adalbert Basilica to host Am-Pol Eagle Citizens of the Year Awards at Feast Day Mass

The Feast of St. Adalbert will celebrated with a Mass on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 5:30 PM at St. Adalbert Basilica. The Am-Pol Eagle will also honor its 2016 Citizens of the Year after the Mass. This is a…
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Central Terminal Restoration Corp. announces $250,000 in electrical upgrades

The Central Terminal Restoration Corp. has announced $250,000 in funding from Assemblywoman Crystal Peoples-Stokes, earmarked specifically for electrical upgrades at the storied Buffalo Central Terminal. This project marks the second time the Assemblywoman has secured capital dollars for repairs for…
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Photo Album: Dyngus Day 2017

BFA friend and the creator of, Robert Johnson, posted a wonderful collection of Dyngus Day photos on Facbebook. Click on the images below to open album in Facebook—>

Photo Album: Easter and Holy Week 2017 at Corpus Christi Church

Here are a set of photos on Corpus Christi Church’s Facebook page of Easter and Holy Week…click on images to open album in Facebook.

Benefit for Saint Ann Church and Shrine, Saturday May 20th

Benefit for Saint Ann Church and Shrine Lake Erie Italian Club 3200 South Park Avenue Saturday, May 20, 2017 1:00 PM until 5:00 PM (directions) Quizmaster, Dennis George Delicious Hot Lunch Buffet 1:30 until 3:00 by Ilio DiPaolo’s Restaurant Soft…
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With or without a new train station, the neighborhood will move forward

Unless all preliminary indications are wrong, the committee charged with deciding where the new Buffalo train station should be located will vote on Thursday and recommend it be built downtown. From the Buffalo News: The panel formed six months ago…
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Post Easter Post About the Neighborhood

The Lent/Easter season in Broadway-Fillmore (B-F) is the busiest time of year for the neighborhood. From Pączki Day to Dyngus Day hundreds of thousands of people come to support the beautiful churches, the Broadway Market, the Central Terminal, the gin mills,…
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Basket Blessing Times in East Buffalo’s Historic Polonia on Holy Saturday

Saint John Kanty Church 1:00 & 2:00 p.m. Click for directions—> Corpus Christi Church 11 a.m. Bishop Malone blesses food, followed by blessings at 12:00, 1:00,  & 2:00 p.m. Click for directions—> Saint Stanislaus Church 12:00, 1:00, & 2:00 p.m. Click…
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Saint Luke’s Mission of Mercy Holy Week and Easter Schedule

Saint Luke’s Mission of Mercy Holy Thursday 7:00PM – Holy Thursday Mass – St Lukes Mission Good Friday 12:00PM – Good Friday Outdoor Stations of the Cross 2:00PM – Liturgy of the Passion 7:00PM – Divine Mercy Novena Begins Holy…
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St. John Kanty Church’s Holy Week and Easter Schedule


Saint Stan’s Holy Week and Easter Schedule

HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE Wednesday of Holy Week 6:00 pm Easter Confession (Polish and English) 7:00 pm Tenebrae Service Holy Thursday 7:00 pm Mass of the Lord’s Supper 8:00pm –10:00 pm Public Adoration Good Friday 12:00 Noon Stations of the Cross…
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