The Erie Canal opened the West-- but getting there could be a deadly gamble, as this 1841 tragedy demonstrated.
We mark the centennial of the first large-scale electrical transmission using alternating current with a look back at the man who made it possible.
Preservation of a National Historic Landmark is always a challenge-- even more so when it is sitting in the water.
Nearly a century ago, vision and craftsmanship created a unique attraction. Now new visionaries and craftspeople have brought it back home.
The first solo exhibition of this artist’s work highlights the business and beauty of the region’s waterways.
When Vice President Harry Truman sat down to lunch with a group of friends and supporters in Buffalo, few could have predicted the changes looming in his immediate future.
Introducing the model for the Courier-Express mural.
We remember a pillar of Western New York's heritage and philanthropic community.