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Mary Friona

Following my heart with my husband and four daughters. An Emmy Award winning journalist lucky enough to work in television & radio for 20 years - seeing wonderful places, meeting great people and telling their stories.

Purses for PUNT is BACK! Great event. Great cause. Great bags!!!

The Purses for PUNT committee has been working hard on their upcoming event. Scheduled for Sunday, July 25th at the Hyatt Place Buffalo/Amherst from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Advance tickets are preferred but they will accept walk ins. Donation is $20.00 which gains admission to the event where attendees can peruse through hundreds of […]

The Gorgeous Buffalo Heritage Carousel is up and running at Canalside!

It’s been a long time coming – but it’s finally here and up and running! The fully restored Buffalo Heritage Carousel, a vintage, park-style, menagerie carousel, custom designed and manufactured in 1924 by Spillman Engineering in North Tonawanda for Domenick De Angelis, has returned to Buffalo. The ride is enclosed in a landmark building, giving […]

Resurgence searching for Buffalo’s Top Dog & Coolest Cat!

Resurgence searching for Buffalo’s Top Dog & Coolest Cat! The dog days of summer are almost here and one local brewery is ready to let the cat out of the bag! Resurgence Brewing Company is searching for Buffalo’s Top Dog & Coolest Cat to be the faces of their new summer brew! One dog and […]

Louie’s Hot Dogs to close after 70 years in business

  After 70 years – Louie’s Hot Dogs will be closing its doors! The owners posted this heartfelt message on Facebook:   “It is with a heavy heart yet an immense sense of joy and accomplishment that I am announcing my ( and my sister Debbie’s ) retirement from our family business . Both of […]