ByrdPhotos: Central to Everything

The Central Terminal is┬ávisible from almost everywhere in East Buffalo’s Polonia neighborhood. My bedroom window in my family home on Ashley Street faced the Terminal when growing up. The building Read More …

ByrdPhoto: Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Buffalo

Our Lady of Lourdes church sits at the corner of Main and Best Streets in Buffalo. It was closed by the Buffalo Diocese in 1993. The church always attracts my Read More …

And the Lenny shows up

Call it the fog of war or the fog of Krupnik, but I don’t remember when exactly Lenny trotted into my life. Lenny tells me it’s better I don’t remember. Read More …

Video: Jon Stewart Rips the Right’s Hypocrisy A New One

It’s been great to see Jon Stewart all week long on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. Last night Stewart fully hit his Daily Show stride. He ripped into the Read More …

Photo Gallery: The Sloan Reservoir

If you follow my blog or follow me on Facebook with any regularity, you know one of the places I post about is Sloan, New York. It’s a village that Read More …

Photo Gallery: Downtown Buffalo while ramping up

As a cold and somewhat dreary day was winding down on Sunday, the sky broke a bit. I decided to take advantage of the sun and head downtown to take Read More …

Photos: Every single POTUS

Twitter has this posted as one of their “moments” today, and it’s really cool to scroll down and see every POTUS. It’s Presidents Day after all. Every single POTUS

The Peace Bridge, what could have been

The existing Peace Bridge is visually appealing. It’s not drop dead OMG gorgeous or anything like that, but still great to look at. The bridge opened in 1927 and was Read More …