If you’ve never heard of the Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians, you’re not alone. As an American of Italian descent, I hadn’t either. Until my best friend joined and filled me in. Turns out, it is a sisterhood of sorts. A sisterhood of Irish and Irish-American, Catholic Women who work to help make their community […]
We are back for our fourth Totally Buffalo Festival and this one will be bigger and better than ever!!!! The expanded event will now be two days of fun! The festival will take place on Memorial Weekend – May 23rd and 24th from 11-6 at Buffalo Riverworks! We will have amazing artisans on hand selling […]
Mary Cimato has a true passion for helping others – especially her students. This year, she hopes to give each one a wonderful prom experience – but, there’s a catch! Here’s what Mary posted on a Gofundme Page. “Hi! My name is Mary Cimato, and I’m a Special Education Teacher at the Math, Science, […]
This local chocolatier has made sweets for Presidents, celebrities and – all of us Western New Yorkers!
This. Is. Amazing. It’s almost too beautiful to eat. Almost. 🙂 Mary Ann Hess has been making chocolate for decades. Niagara Honeymoon Sweets is a Falls favorite – but this chocolate also travels! Hess has provided chocolate for Presidential inaugurations for both Barack Obama and Donald Trump. She’s done […]
The P.U.N.T foundation has been helping children with cancer and their families since 2004. Yep, for 16 years, this organization has been helping local families deal with pediatric cancer. The nonprofit was founded by NFL Pro Bowl punter, Brian Moorman, who played for the Buffalo Bills from 2001-2013, and his wife Amber. They wanted to […]
UPDATE: Charlie is up to $1800! Today, East Aurora 5th grader Charlie Benzin went to school with hair – and went home with a shaved head! All for a great cause. Charlie went Bald for Bucks today. As his shave was almost completed the entire student body at his school – Immaculate Conception in East […]
A beautifully written children’s book, with a wonderful message – and it’s set in Buffalo!