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Once referring to himself as “the clown prince of creampuffs,” the frozen food magnate is more than a businessman. He is a storyteller, a sportsman, an artist . He has devoted much of his life – publicly and privately – to building up Buffalo.

Once referring to himself as “the clown prince of creampuffs,” the frozen food magnate is more than a businessman. He is a storyteller, a sportsman, an artist . He has devoted much of his life – publicly and privately – to building up Buffalo.

If you've seen a huge thunderstorm in the distance with an anvil-shaped top that seems to stretch for miles to the east, you were probably looking at a sup…

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Amherst man charged with felony DWI Fri, May 26, 2017

Lloyd D. Crawford, 52, of Amherst, was charged with felony drunken driving early  Friday morning after he was pulled over on Main Street . Crawford was stopped on  the 5500 block of Main Street about 3 a.m. Friday. Crawford pleaded not guilty…

Jeffrey Simme, 62, Lancaster code enforcement officer Thu, May 25, 2017

March 25, 1955 - May 22, 2017 He was a tinkerer, handyman and Mr. Fix-it, all rolled into one. Whether it was a carburetor that needed repairing or kitchen in need of remodeling, Jeffrey Simme of Lancaster could do it. Mr. Simme was a nat…

ABOARD THE GOOD SHIP ANDREW – You’ve heard of a champagne cruise. Call this one a campaign cruise. Gov. Andrew Cuomo invited about 100 of his closest f…

Rev. Darius Pridgen's release of photos of church burglars marked another call from the pulpit to reject the code of silence that allows crime to flourish…

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Amherst man charged with felony DWI Fri, May 26, 2017

Lloyd D. Crawford, 52, of Amherst, was charged with felony drunken driving early  Friday morning after he was pulled over on Main Street . Crawford was stopped on  the 5500 block of Main Street about 3 a.m. Friday. Crawford pleaded not guilty…

WNY kayak instructor talks safety, sharing Buffalo waterways Fri, May 26, 2017

Andrea Vaillancourt-Alder started paddling as a child on Lake George and began teaching paddle sports in the Chesapeake Bay as a teen while living in Norfolk, Va. She has since canoed or kayaked on the Thames River in London, in the Celtic Sea alo…

As more and more retail stores continue to close their doors for good, what shopping spots from Buffalo's past do you miss the most? Discount Diva reminisc…

The Buffalo News is proud to present this hardcover pictorial book to commemorate the Buffalo Blizzard of '77, and the indomitable spirit of our friends and neighbors who live here. This heirloom-quality coffee-table book documents the storm’s worst and our community’s best.
When the fascinating and the horrific meet Fri, May 26, 2017

MEMOIR "The Mighty Franks" By Michael Frank Farrar, Straus and Giroux $26, 320 pages Memoirs often seem to do double duty as therapy for their author, a public way to sort through one’s  personal demons while trying to shoo them awa…