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By Andrew Z. Galarneau » Thursday, November 13, 2014

Alton Brown is bigger than television now. He has become the premier food-centered entertainer of our time – and maybe ever. Julia Child was a landmark television personality who inspired a generati... Read More

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Gary Shteyngart is often wickedly funny. And it’s certainly no curse for a writer to be funny in this world. In his last – and to some best book “Little Failure: A Memoir” ... Read More

By Andrew Z. Galarneau » Tuesday, June 17, 2014

After cooking in restaurants for more than a decade, from chain sports bars to upscale Brooklyn bistros, Michael Gibney knows the sights, sounds, stresses and successes of a chef’s life. So whe... Read More

Monday, June 16, 2014

By Kristy KiblerNews ContributorExplore Buffalo is holding a walking tour of the Delaware Avenue Midway on June 21. The tour will begin at 10 a.m. at the Hallwalls Contemporary Art Center (341 Delawar... Read More

By Kristy Kibler » Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Explore Buffalo is offering a behind-the-scenes look at one of the country’s oldest private women’s clubs, the Twentieth Century Club of Buffalo. The tour is scheduled for 3 to 5 p.m. Ju... Read More

Monday, June 9, 2014

Explore Buffalo is offering a chance to head to the top of two of the Silo City grain elevator complexes.The “Silo City: Vertical” tour will be offered on June 14 and June 20. Approximat... Read More

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

By Theresa SharpNews ContributorThe popular Civil War Event Series returns this summer to the Cattaraugus County Museum. Evening programs are planned every second and fourth Thursday, June through Aug... Read More

By Anne Neville » Saturday, December 7, 2013

The pure intellectual satisfaction of applying rigorous science to a theory, combined with the sheer joy of watching things blow up, brought a large, enthusiastic crowd of “MythBusters” ... Read More

By Anne Neville » Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Being a MythBuster in the City of No Illusions sounds like a challenge.How can “MythBusters” TV hosts Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage hope to impress a crowd of hard-boiled, seen-it-all We... Read More

By Anne Neville » Friday, November 22, 2013

Two writers whose lives have led them to publish vastly different works will be featured in the lively Larkin Square Author Series in the next eight days.Peter Georgescu, who spent part of his childho... Read More
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