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By Ben Tsujimoto » Saturday, April 18, 2015

Tracking the social media mood in Buffalo was thrilling as the seconds ticked toward the NHL Draft Lottery. Anxiety, pacing, howling dogs (OK, that may have been unrelated) and jitters galore riddled... Read More

By Ben Tsujimoto » Saturday, April 11, 2015

You didn't think a statue that horrifying would vanish from the spotlight quickly, did you? The scary Celoron statue of Lucille Ball that's caused a commotion locally has become a national... Read More

By Ben Tsujimoto » Wednesday, April 1, 2015

April Fools' Day has become even more confusing due to the trend of news consumption over social media. It's tough enough to scroll through Twitter and Facebook on a typical day to determine what to... Read More

By Bruce Andriatch » Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Media outlets received an email Tuesday morning from Houghton College about an incredible project the school is planning. The headline on the release said: "New York’s Houghton College to Become... Read More

By Ben Tsujimoto » Saturday, March 28, 2015

Alek Wochensky and his friends understand how vital pizza, subs and wings are to Buffalo's culture. Bored on Christmas Night 2014, Wochensky -- the owner of Equality Knowledge & Light (EKL), a... Read More

Friday, March 27, 2015

Look back with The News' Colin Dabkowski as he experienced the Sabres' loss to the Coyotes through the eyes of an arts critic. Or was it a... Read More

By Ben Tsujimoto » Thursday, March 26, 2015

For better or worse, Sabres fever is setting in as the NHL season draws to a close, and local restaurant-bars are creatively embracing the tank. With Buffalo sitting five points behind Arizona... Read More

Thursday, March 19, 2015

By the time Friday ends, Western New York might have experienced a great moment in its often-tortured sports history. A victory by the University at Buffalo against West Virginia in the NCAA... Read More

By Anne Neville » Friday, March 13, 2015

St. Patrick’s Day was celebrated by parades in the city of Buffalo as long ago as 1848, but the tradition lapsed several times. The parade pictured here, in 1915, was the first after a lapse of... Read More

By Ben Tsujimoto » Wednesday, March 4, 2015

At least in Buffalo, the "Legend of Kiko Alonso" is over. Started by the Bills Mafia as a way of dramatically embellishing what the Bills' linebacker was capable of, the Twitter hashtag... Read More

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