Legendary college football coach Glenn "Pop" Warner revolutionized American football in its formative years, advocating innovations from fiber padding to the forward pass. The Springville native coached Jim Thorpe and developed the single-wing formation but never forgot his roots in Western New York.
Harry Yates' massive barn in Orchard Park is threatened by development.
The Point, known now as Prospect Point, is where the history of photography played out against the backdrop of Niagara Falls in competition for tourist dollars.
Herman Grieb, a renowned taxidermist, created a unique and enduring legacy. His works continue to appeal to hunters and nature-lovers.
In 1859, businessman and philanthropist Nicholas Devereux joined Bishop John Timon and a group of Franciscan Friars to found St. Bonaventure's College. A century and a half later, SBU still thrives in the Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County.
Legendary aerospace and automobile engineer Bill Milliken routinely drives the same speed as his age. An impressive feat when you consider his birth year – 1911.