The future looks promising for this regal opera house, once central to life in Medina because of its exciting performances and events.
The full content is available in the Summer 2012 Issue.
In the 1920s, a fire ravaged Gowanda and left only a pile of rubble where its grand Opera House once stood. The community was devastated, but a local businessman was waiting in the wings to construct its next great movie playhouse.
The restoration of Shea's entrance façade is more than an embellishment. It will be an important symbolic transformation.
Jeddo Mill Antiques, along scenic Route 104 defies 21st century technology and relies on good old people-to-people relationships to keep their business thriving.