The history of Western New York’s European settlement is fraught with interconnected events and relationships, including some between several well-known characters.
For nearly half a century, this little brewery on Broadway operated under numerous owners and against the odds.
The streetcar line down Delaware Avenue to the city of Tonawanda helped shape Buffalo's first suburb in the late 19th century. This series of photos showcases what life was like in the early days of Kenmore.
A reader-submitted photo sheds light on an historic corner and its roots in the early history of Buffalo.
As part of their city-wide park design for Buffalo, landscape architects Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux created a then-unique series of wide, tree-lined streets to connect the public spaces, which they labeled “parkways.”
The West Side "parkways" created as part of Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux's city-wide system of parks, paid homage to the recent Civil War.
It may come as no surprise to learn that Dunkirk, NY, takes its name from the French city on the English Channel. But the way in which this occurred makes for a unique and interesting story.
A significant part of Buffalo's history is now the backdrop for a new attraction at Canalside and the Outer Harbor.