In da Buff (Buffalo, New York)

Monthly Archive: January 2013

My 5¢ – 01/31/2013

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Welcome to Erie County I can see it clearly now.  It is like I have an eighty inch top-of-the-line HDTV as a window into politics down at the Rath Building and old Erie County Hall. The feud brewing between Erie County…
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My 5¢ – 01/29/2013

Five Cents

Buffalo, We is Who We Be I wrote the below on Facebook. I also agree with Deborah Williams up there in the comments in that we need to accept who we are and what we are now…let’s get really good…
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My 5¢ – 01/26/2013

The Sabres Were Up and Now They Are Down With a 48 game season, the little ups and downs are going to be scrutinized a lot.  After the Sabres started 2-0, people were excited.  Now that they are 2-2 after…
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My 5¢ – 01/24/2013


Preservation Dummies I wrote this here yesterday on Facebook—> This is something I thought about tonight…it was brought up by my favorite DC based preservation type person Meagan Baco a few weeks back…here I am at almost midnight working wrapping…
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My Quick 5¢ Via Pictures – 01/23/2013


 Sometimes I Miss this Sign I Hate Silver/White Lights on Cars Whatever Happened to these Two? Look to the Cookie! He Needs to Stay With the Big Club

Real Heroes Helping the Homeless

City Mission resident and volunteer Marc Benton sets up cots on Tuesday for those who will be brought in from the extreme cold weather. (Sharon Cantillon/Buffalo News)

As I clicked into the Buffalo News tonight, a story about homeless shelters was on the front page.  It is cold night here in Buffalo. You, me and a lot of others are sitting comfortably in our warm homes.  Unfortunately,…
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My 5¢ – 01/21/2013


And so the NHL Hockey Season Begins in Buffalo If you haven’t already heard, the Sabres of Buffalo beat those meanie Flyers of Philadelphia 5-2 down at the First Niagara Center yesterday to open the season. The lead up to…
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Mulberry Italian Ristorante Needs Me To Go There

Tonight I was surfing the TV and happened to stop at Diners, Drive-ins and Dives just as Guy Fieri was saying Lackawanna.  My surfing stopped and I had to watch his piece on the Mulberry Italian Ristorante. I don’t watch many…
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