Not many units from Western New York were present during the Battle of Gettysburg. But two artillery officers left a legacy—in very different ways.
A tragic accident leads to an outpouring of kindness for a stranger in a Southern Tier city.
A look at life in Western New York from the early 20th century, through the lens of photographer Lynn Walters.
The Erie Canal opened the West-- but getting there could be a deadly gamble, as this 1841 tragedy demonstrated.
Tracing a grandfather's battle with Chicago gang lord Al Capone leads back home.
Founded in 1859 by three German churches, Concordia Cemetery has served the changing East Side community ever since. Today, the stories of its “residents” continue to be preserved through a variety of efforts and events.
Back in April, we asked readers to share their memories, photos and artifacts with us-- and you delivered!
An article in Western New York Heritage prompted a local cemetery to take action in memorializing two of Buffalo's scholastic pioneers.