It was a bat mitzvah like no other. The guests for the coming of age celebration for 13-year old Elizabeth Brooks had no idea what was in store for them until the night began with a soprano sax player who turned out to be Kenny G. The night was just getting started. He was followed by former Eagle Don Henley, then Stevie Nicks and Tom Petty.
If you thought Thanksgiving came a little early this year – you’re right. Since Thanksgiving is always the fourth Thursday in November, the 22nd is the earliest it could ever come. The 28th is the latest it can come in November.
Today is the 37th annual Great American Smokeout – a one day campaign to encourage smokers to quit for 24 hours to prove that they can do it. Last year nearly 20-million smokers tried to quit for the day…that’s about 40 percent of the nation’s 50-million plus smokers.
It’s a retired navy ship that’s part of the Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park downtown. It’s the USS The Sullivans – the only navy destroyer named in honor of more than one person. It was named in honor of five brothers from Waterloo, Iowa who served together on the USS Junea during World War Two.
Some people were already having dinner. Millions of others were on their way home or getting ready to leave their jobs for the day when the biggest power failure in American history turned the lights out across New York State, seven other states and parts of eastern Canada.
With Thanksgiving just over two weeks away, planning for the big feast is already underway for a lot of families. When you think of Thanksgiving dinner, most people think of turkey, but a new poll by the Food Network sh
I enjoy learning about the history of Buffalo and Western New York and it was just yesterday that Clay and I learned something new about a building we see everyday when we look across Lafayette Square. It’s the Liberty Building – Buffalo’s fifth tallest building completed in 1925.
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