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BBBSEC Opens Nominations for “Women Who Move the City”

By Kerry Alsheimer, Community Relations Coordinator, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie County BBBSEC is excited to announce our second annual event, Women Who Move the City, to recognize and celebrate women in the Buffalo area who positively impact the lives … Continue reading

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PUSHin’ the Envelope – Energy Democracy Forum Thursday at Downtown Library

By Lonnie Barlow, Organizer, PUSH Buffalo As we reach a climax in our society at which sustainability or going green becomes more about survival and less a fad, a few things become clear – if we don’t get control over … Continue reading

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Inaugural Larkinville Ice Fest Set for Saturday

Seneca Street, in the heart of Larkinville, has recently been boosted by two new and bustling businesses near the neighborhood’s main destination of Larkin Square. In the spirit of collaboration, these new neighbors will present the inaugural Larkinville Ice Festival, … Continue reading

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January Friendraiser Set for Filling Station – Riverkeeper in Spotlight

Building on the well-received return back in December of our Friendraiser, an informal mixer that unites Good Neighbors with common causes, the gathering will return to The Filling Station in Larkin Square on Wednesday, January 28th, at 5:30pm. In the … Continue reading

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10th Annual ScrabbleFest Benefiting Literacy NYBN to Launch in Larkin Square

By Tracy Diina Literacy New York Buffalo-Niagara (LNYBN) will kick off Scrabble®Fest 2015 with a special event on Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 from 5pm to 7pm at The Filling Station at Larkin Square, 745 Seneca Street, Buffalo.

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BBBS Celebrates National Mentoring Month with The Art of Friendship

By Kerry Alsheimer, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie County (BBBSEC) A BIG welcome to 2015! New Years Day is always exciting BBBSEC, along with many other organizations, as January is National Mentoring Month (NMM)!

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Tonight – PPG Hosts the Movement Dance Party at The Foundry

By Lonnie Barlow, Organizer, PUSH Buffalo “Just got paid, it’s Friday night/Party hunting, feeling right/Bodies shaking, all around/bought one drink, now I’m getting down.” We’ll be singing something like this later tonight at the Movement Party. If you’ve been moving … Continue reading

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Take This Simple Survey to Improve our Sewer System

Editor’s note: As promised, this survey took about five minutes to complete.  By Cara Matteliano, Vice President, Community Impact, Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo Take a survey and receive a rain barrel. Your feedback will help shape a public engagement campaign … Continue reading

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