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Country concert fills the house

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Country crowd: From left, Kaitlyn Keisic, Chelsea Sands, Jenna Carpenter and Jennifer Molisan cheer on Dustin Lynch as he performs at the WYRK Taste of Country concert at Coca-Cola Field on Friday. At right, Mike Eli of the Eli Young Band from Denton, Texas, directs his energy into the crowd.

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Packed house: A sea of country music fans swells Coca-Cola Field on Friday for the WYRK Taste of Country concert. Here, fans enjoy the Eli Young Band's performance. The band is composed of Mike Eli on guitar and vocals, James Young on guitar, Jon Jones on bass and Chris Thompson on drums.

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Park revival: Staz Chiddick, 4, and Rayshana Torres, 5, being helped by PUSH Buffalo member Whitney Yax, enjoy the swings at the new Massachusetts Avenue Park unveiled by Mayor Byron W. Brown and PUSH Buffalo on Friday. Phase one repaired the existing playground and created a new entrance to make the space more inviting.

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Grateful students: Emerson High School senior Rachelle Givens smiles at fellow student Khyvana Wilson-Dowell during a check presentation where the Statler Foundation gave $1 million to Say Yes to Education at Emerson High School on Friday.

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All things Greek: The annual Greek Festival of the Hellenic Orthodox Church of the Annunciation on Delaware Avenue got under way Friday, and the Goya Greek Dancers from the church were celebrating with some traditional dances. The festival runs through the weekend.