Over 17 summers, students and other volunteers worked with faculty from SUNY Buffalo State and SUNY Buffalo to excavate an Iroquoian site in West Seneca. Their results provide an excellent case study for the value of archaeology.
What has become an annual Easter destination started out as something quite different.
George Kennan's captivation with travel and Russia led him to expose the horrors of the exile system.
But then, in 1924, Frederick Maier moved to Buffalo and made a success of the doughnut-making business, first on West Ferry and then on Main Street near Michigan.
The almost-entirely Irish-American scoopers went on strike early in May, 1899.
Growing up on a dead-end street meant anything but a dead-end life. These recollections of an era gone by will no doubt kindle familiar memories for many.
A century ago, thousands of newly immigrated Poles risked everything for a chance to free their homeland from oppression—in spite of the prejudices they experienced in "the Land of the Free."