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By Melinda Miller » Monday, September 29, 2014

Actress Vanessa Williams and her Buffalo boyfriend are engaged, she told Queen Latifah during a taping of her daytime talk show. The New York Daily News reports that Queen Latifah asked the former ... Read More

By Ben Tsujimoto » Wednesday, September 10, 2014

In Buffalo, In-N-Out Burger has never been a part of the city's lexicon, and there are no concrete plans pointing to this longed-for announcement in the near or distant future. But, according to Hu... Read More

By Ben Tsujimoto » Wednesday, September 3, 2014

For lifelong Bills fan Joe Schieve, an Aug. 28 trip to the team's new store unfolded into an amusing story, if not an omen for the coming season. The business teacher and lacrosse coach from Johnso... Read More

By Ben Tsujimoto » Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Upon hearing that Burger King had purchased Tim Hortons and planned to move from its Florida headquarters to Canada, a fair reaction was: "To what extent are the two mega-corporations are going to mer... Read More

Friday, August 22, 2014

The Westboro Baptist Church, infamous for its long-standing anti-gay campaign, announced its supporters intend to picket next week’s Goo Goo Dolls concert in Kansas City, Mo. Noting that “The G... Read More

By Melinda Miller » Tuesday, August 19, 2014

After Jon Bon Jovi was doused with a tub of ice water (by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Patriots’ owner Robert Kraft, no less), the smiling rocker called out, “Thank you, Buffalo.&#... Read More

By Mary Kunz Goldman » Thursday, August 7, 2014

The Wall Street Journal may have insulted Buffalo not long ago, but New York magazine loves us, at least in its online edition. New York devoted its Aug. 1 travel blog to exploring architecture in ... Read More

By Ben Tsujimoto » Friday, July 25, 2014

There's no shortage of articles praising Buffalo these days, and the novelty of hearing the city as an object of praise -- rather than scorn -- has begun to wear off. Now, instead of blindly sharing e... Read More

By Ben Tsujimoto » Wednesday, July 23, 2014

It must be terrifying to step onto the ice of a bar-league hockey game and notice a player's face that's oddly recognizable, one you vaguely recall seeing on TV. The tuft of hair peeking out the back ... Read More

By Ben Tsujimoto » Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The Queen of Heaven Carnival beer tent wanted nothing to do with Jon Bon Jovi. On July 19, popular local cover band Hit N Run opted to play Bon Jovi's "Livin' on a Prayer" which, in most other citi... Read More
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