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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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Buffalo’s Best Kielbasa Contest at Broadway Market on Dyngus Day

What’s better than a great kielbasa? The BEST kielbasa of course! And where can you find the best kielbasa? Well, contestants are already lining up to showcase their delicious kielbasa creations, to compete in Buffalo’s Best Kielbasa Contest. This year, the…
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Want food from two neighborhood farms? Sign up NOW!

The Wilson Street Urban Farm and the Common Roots Urban Farm are both accepting requests for their Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) programs. It’s easy to sign up. How cool is it that your can get some fresh fruits and vegetables grown…
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Saint John Kanty, Corpus Christi and Saint Stan’s Bulletins, 03/19/2017

Here are the latest bulletins from Saint Stan’s, Saint John Kanty and Corpus Christi churches. Each bulletin is in PDF format and click on the church’s name below to view. Saint Saint Stan’s—> Saint John Kanty—> Corpus Christi—>…
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Want to see a train station return to the Central Terminal, DO THIS NOW

If you haven’t heard, after last night’s public meeting at the Buffalo Museum of Science, the momentum for a new Buffalo train station seems to be heading in the direction of a downtown/Canal Side location. Here are link to two…
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One Night and Seven Churches – Holy Thursday 2017

For the eleventh year in a row on Holy Thursday, Broadway Fillmore Alive has put together a self-guided pilgrimage to seven historic churches in the Broadway-Fillmore/Polonia and Kaisertown areas partaking in the traditional visitation of the Blessed Sacrament in seven churches…
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Arty’s Grill Annual .5K Pussy Willow Run/Walk

Arty’s Grill Annual .5k Pussy Willow Run/Walk is on Saturday, April 15, 2017. The run/walk is held to benefit Western New York Heroes. The deadline to ensure you receive a t-shirt is March 26th. Come spend an afternoon at an…
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Follow these neighborhood places on Facebook

A great way to keep tabs on what is going on with places in Broadway-Fillmore is to follow on Facebook. This is a list of some of the places you should like. Broadway Fillmore Alive – Corpus Christi Church –…
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Babcia’s Closet: Markiewicz was one of many females running local gin mills

(by Gregory Witul) When people think of East Side gin mills in Buffalo, most people think of them as the men’s domain. They are perceived as ill-lit rooms, with a pool table or dartboard, three or four regulars smoking and drinking,…
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The Broadway Market’s 2017 Easter Schedule

Here is the schedule of hours for the Easter Season at the Broadway Market! Love this time of year in the neighborhood.

Meat Raffle to Benefit Corpus Christi Church

Corpus Christi Church is a hosting a meat raffle on Saturday, April 29th from 6 to 10pm as a fundraiser for the church. The flyer below has more information on the raffle. This is a great way to support a…
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Easter Egg Hunt at Saint Stan’s on Saturday, April 8th