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Photo Gallery: Saint John Kanty Church – April 2013

Saint John Kanty

These are a few photos of Saint John Kanty Church taken in April of 2013 right after Easter. Saint John Kanty Church is the third Polish church established in East Buffalo’s Historic Polonia. Here is a history of the church from…
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Photos: Beauty on Broadway by Michael J. Miller

Beauty on Broadway

Broadway Fillmore Alive (BFA) was founded in 2006 by Christopher Byrd, Michele Johnson and Michael Miller. The whole concept to create this website was centered around the idea of promoting and showcasing the positive and beautiful aspects of the neighborhood….
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Photos: Saint Ann’s and Broadway from Early 1960s and Now

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These are pictures of Saint Ann’s and Broadway from the early 1960s and now. As you can see by the photo from 1960s, this was before a 1964 windstorm that caused the capping of both of Saint Ann’s spires. The…
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Video: Tip your hat to East Buffalo’s connection to Hollywood and Broadway

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For almost thirty years, Gary White has been producing custom made hats for the public, Hollywood, Broadway and beyond at the corner of Broadway and Schmarbeck Avenue. His story has popped up on BFA’s pages, and in local and national…
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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

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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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Video: Feast of Corpus Christi Procession in Buffalo – 05/29/2016

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Here is a video of the Corpus Christi procession, which was put together by Daybreak TV of the Diocese and Corpus Christi parishioner Andrew Golebiowski who works for Daybreak. It’s really a great event for the neighborhood. Hundreds of people process…
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Sketching the Central Terminal

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Dana Saylor is a local artist and preservationist who is really into sketching. She recently launched a new sketch group in Buffalo called Urban Sketchers. The plan for the group is to hold Sketchmeets around the city. The idea is to…
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Video: Goo Goo Dolls premier video for song ‘So Alive’ filmed in Central Terminal

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When a local band hits the big time as the Goo Goo Dolls have, it’s really cool. It’s also cool that they haven’t forgotten Buffalo. It’s also cool that John Rzeznik grow up in the neighborhood. To add to the…
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Photo: Saint John Kanty Church Wedding in Lyceum 1956

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Back in 1955, Saint John Kanty Church suffered a horrible fire which basically caused the building to be gutted and renovated on the inside. While work on the church was performed, Masses were held in the parish’s lyceum building. This…
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Photo Gallery: Saint Ann’s Church and Shrine Buffalo

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This is just a random set of Saint Ann’s photos. As the church continues to sit in limbo, it’s important to draw as much attention to the building as possible. The Buffalo Diocese continues to stand by its decision to…
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Video: Filming of Marshall Gives a Boost to Buffalo Central Terminal

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And more good news for the Central Terminal today. The building is receiving some improvements from filmmakers behind the movie “Marshall’ being shot at sites in and around Buffalo and Western New York. From WGRZ: Filmmakers are spending $70,000 on…
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