Explore & More – The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children’s Museum, the Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park and Buffalo Waterfront have joined forces to bring 20+ military and emergency vehicles to our waterfront for some family-friendly hands-on play and exploration. It’s a great way to show appreciation for our brave military personnel […]
Local Teacher Starts Book Club for Kids – She Says We Can’t Fight Technology – So We Should Embrace It.
We all know how important reading is. It’s undeniable that a child’s reading skills are important to their success in school, work, and life in general. We also know that technology is taking over our lives. Regardless of how we feel about it, it’s just a fact. Barbara F. Sanchez has been teaching in the Williamsville School District for […]
The 50 Yard Challenge – Amazing Grass-Roots Effort That Has Spread Across the County – Including Here in WNY!
This is just an amazing idea. Have you heard about the 50-yard challenge? It was started by a Rodney Smith, Jr. from Huntsville, Alabama. Smith started a company called Raising Men Lawn Care Service with a goal to help his community. The 50 yard challenge soon started – and it has nothing to do with […]
It’s one of the best times of the year!! Oh my goodness. The beauty. The flowers. The photo-ops. We have loved sharing the story of the beautiful sunflower field in Sanborn. The gorgeous field became a destination for many folks who wanted to see what all the fuss was about. It’s one of […]
Local Man Enters Guinness Book of World Records for Most Blood Platelet Donations – Imagine The Lives He’s Saved…
It all began for James (Jim) Kuhlmann as a young man when he watched his dad donate platelets for many years at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center in Buffalo, New York. One winter day back in December of 1970, Jim’s dad was unable to keep his appointment, so Jim went in his place. That was […]
Andrew Masse was an amazing, caring, kind and beautiful little boy. He died in December of 2018. He was just 12-years-old. So young – but such an old soul. ”Andrew was 7 years old when he was diagnosed with medulloblastoma, a type of brain cancer,” Jennifer Masse recalls, “We spent the next 5 years trying […]
The Breast Cancer Network of WNY (BCN), in collaboration with the Buffalo Bisons and Amherst Federal Credit Union, will present its 3rd Annual “Strike Out Breast Cancer” event on Saturday, August 3, 2019. This family friendly event includes a two hour pre-game party downtown at Cathedral Park, a short breast cancer awareness walk to Sahlen […]