Tag Archive: Buffalo

Artfarms Community Potluck and Family Art Fest at the Tree


Join Artfarms at Michigan-Riley Farm for free BBQ, music, farm tours, art activities, community mural project and games *Please bring a blanket or chair and a dish to pass. B.Y.O.B.* Saturday, August 1 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm at…
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Blessing of Cars Sunday at Corpus Christi Church

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Father Michał of Corpus Christi Church cordially invites anyone who would want their vehicle Blessed, to attend one of our three Masses on Sunday July  19th. After each Mass he will bless your vehicles in the large parking lot. Get…
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Corpus Christi Procession Between Saint Stan’s and Corpus Christi Churches June 7th


On Sunday, June 07, 2015, St. Stanislaus Bishop and Martyr Church will join with Corpus Christi Church to commemorate the Solemnity of Corpus Christi. Catholics from all around Buffalo and Western New York are invited to participate. The observance will…
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Kavinoky Theater has Broadway-Fillmore Roots


While flipping through the 50th anniversary book for Corpus Christi Church from 1948 looking for an old Spolka clothing store ad, I stopped when I came across an ad for Kavinoky’s Pharmacy which was located at 1061 Broadway. With a little…
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A Little Q&A With Lottie From the R&L Lounge

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Found this neat little Q&A with the “L” in the R&L Lounge on their Facebook page this morning. You can click on image above to read it fully there by clicking on the image above. About the R&L Lounge from…
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Finding Another Zawadzki: 1334 Broadway

There has always been something about 1334 Broadway that has attracted my attention. Part of it is that the former Club Romway was where my parents would hang out in the 1970s and 1980s on some Saturday nights for country…
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Photo: President Kennedy at Neighborhood’s Pulaski Day Parade – 10/14/1962

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(click on image for full view) On October 14, 1962, President John F. Kennedy participated in the neighborhood’s annual Pulaski Day Parade. Over 200000 people lined Broadway as the President Kennedy made his way through East Buffalo’s Historic Polonia on…
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Video: Bison Distillery Coming Alive

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[fb_embed_post href=”https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=1586862848226585&fref=nf/” width=”550″/] A word that is thrown around on Broadway Fillmore Alive (BFA) a lot is ALIVE. The word is at the core of what BFA wanted to accomplish back when it started in 2006…giving a glimpse into East…
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The Bells of Corpus Christi Church from Bison Distillery

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[fb_embed_post href=”https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=1584678471778356&set=vb.1486991464880391&type=2&theater/” width=”560″/] Here is a little video from the fine folks bringing the old Chudy Paper building back to life on Lombard Street. For anyone who grew up in the neighborhood or still lives there now, church bells were…
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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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Video: Old Urban Funeral Home at 188 Clark Street Demolished Last Night

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Post by Bison Distillery. One of the owners of the new Bison Distillery on Lombard Street shot a quick video last night of the old Urban Funeral Home at 188 Clark Street being demolished at night. It is weird that this…
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Mayor Byron W. Brown thanked Mother Nature for the subfreezing temperatures and opened the Martin Luther King, Jr. Park Ice Rink on Friday, January 9, 2015. “It’s great to see so many city residents and visitors enjoy the ice rink at…
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