Tag Archive: Broadway-Fillmore

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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Eleven Years of Broadway Fillmore Alive!

Eleven years ago today, Christopher Byrd, Michele Johnson and Michael Miller (RIP)  took Broadway Fillmore Alive to the internet to open a window into East Buffalo’s Broadway-Fillmore neighborhood. Sadly, Michael Miller passed away in 2009. Michele Johnson has moved on…
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One Night and Seven Churches – Holy Thursday 2016

For the tenth year in a row on Holy Thursday, Broadway Fillmore Alive has put together a self-guided tour of seven historic churches in the Broadway-Fillmore/Polonia and Kaisertown areas partaking in the traditional visitation of the Blessed Sacrament in seven…
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Part IV: Photos from a Walk in Old Polonia Photo Tour

Here is another set of photos by John Lutz from Saturday’s A Walk in Old Polonia Tour. (Click on the images below to access the photo gallery on Facebook) To see more photo galleries of the tour, click here—>

Part III: Photos from a Walk in Old Polonia Photo Tour

These photos were take by John Lutz of the Rooftop Community Garden at the Broadway Market. Great pics John! (Click on the images below to access the photo gallery on Facebook) To see more photo galleries of the tour, click…
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Part II: Photos from a Walk in Old Polonia Photo Tour

Here are another set of photos from from Saturday’s A Walk in Old Polonia Tour. (Click on the images below to access the photo gallery on Facebook) To see more photo galleries of the tour, click here—>

Community Assessment Study MLK & Broadway-Fillmore Communities

I received this via the Fillmore Corridor Neighborhood Coalition (FCNC) today. The report is at the end of the post. The potential here is to revitalize the Fillmore Corridor and the Broadway-Fillmore business district. Take the the time to read…
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Want to get involved with Broadway Fillmore Alive?

Help spread the news of good things happening in East Buffalo! BFA is always looking for help. Whether you want to help with creating content (photos, posts, etc.) for the site or get involved with the different projects BFA puts…
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Alive Photo of the Day: International League Scoreboard at Broadway & Fillmore 1921

(click on images for full view) This is a fantastic image passed along to us by Broadway Fillmore Alive friend Bill Blake. It is from the June 28th, 1921 edition of the Buffalo Evening News. The image is of a…
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Buffalo Business First: Sale price dropped on vacant 950 Broadway

(By James Fink – Buffalo Business First)  In an effort to land a buyer, the price tag on the former Eckhardt’s/Kobacker’s Department Store — a real estate anchor in the Broadway-Fillmore District — has been reduced. The owners of the…
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A is for ALIVE: Support Neighborhood Businesses, Organizations, Churches, Etc.

I wrote this on Facebook late last night…a mini-rant: Support businesses, organizations, churches, etc. in the neighborhood. How cool is it to walk into Corpus Christi Church or Saint Stan’s or the Broadway Market and be part of the living…
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Alive Photo: The Neighborhood from Seneca One Tower

(click on image for full view) This image comes courtesy of the Buffalo News’ Harry Scull Jr.. I found it while reading a story about the Central Terminal online. You can read the article by clicking here–> Great shot!