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Buffalo Magazine: Feature

From a professional athlete who travels much of the season to a stay-at-home dad who homeschools, local dads find diverse — and meaningful — ways to be actively involved in their kids’ lives. In North Buffalo, Peter DeLaPlante and his wife Suzanne said they didn’t want to their kids — Michael, 8, and Morgan, 5, — to be raised by babysitters. So early on they agreed one …

Buffalo Magazine: BufFYI

Buffalo is in the midst of a craft brewing and distilling renaissance. The city is flush with new establishments looking to help residents celebrate the return of good weather with their favorite beers and spirits — and one of the first opportunities to celebrate this summer is Thin Man Brewery’s Second Anniversary Summer Solstice Street Festival, taking over the Elmwood V…

Buffalo Magazine: BufFYI

This month, get out there and enjoy the company of friends and colleagues, and maybe even make some new acquaintances along the way. Whether you’re mingling at waterfront tastings, perusing the works of master artisans or surrounding yourself with remarkable WNY women, the following events offer plenty of opportunity to find inspiration, appreciation and camaraderie. June…

Buffalo Magazine: Photo Galleries

RJ and Lindsey Marvin, the husband-and-wife fermenters behind Barrel + Brine, make everything my hand. See how a batch of their dill pickles comes together.

Photo Galleries

The Foundry, a small business incubator committed to improving neighborhood prosperity through education and entrepreneurship, held a major fundraiser, Bid to Build, on Thursday, May 24, 2018, at its headquarters on Northampton Street. See who went in support.

AUGUSTINE - Barbara A. (nee Schultz) Of Depew, NY, entered into rest May 15, 2018. Daughter to Chester and Lillian Schultz and sister of Chester (Betty) and Beverly (Robert) Skorupa. To cherish her memory, she leaves her beloved husband of fifty years, James. She was a loving and dedicated mother to Amy (James) Sheehan and Dr. Kevin (Priya). Barbara held a special place in…

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ZIEGLER - Florence M. (nee Schiltz) Age 89, of Arcade, died May 24, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Joseph P. Ziegler; mother of Kathleen (late Roger) Swanson, Donna (Michael) Gunn, Thomas and David Ziegler; grandmother of Daryl (Jamie) Swanson, Amanda (Craig Pataye) Gunn; great-grandmother of Ryan, Dylan and Marissa Swanson; sister of Carl (late Shirley) Schiltz, late Marg…

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DARMSTEDTER - Geraldine K. "Gerry" (nee Kowalkowski) May 23, 2018, age 82; beloved wife of the late John G. Darmstedter; loving mother of Mary Kay (fiance; Wayne Seifert) Donovan and Paula (Gary E., Jr.) Dunn; cherished grandmother of Brittany and Tyler Donovan; dear sister of the late Paul Kraft, James, and Carl Kowalkowski; also survived by nieces and nephews. The famil…

METKOWSKI - Betty A. (nee Szoka) May 24, 2018 at the age of 79; beloved wife of 58 years to the late Anthony P. Metkowski; loving mother of Deborah A. (late Anthony) Palumbo and Anthony S. (Barbara) Metkowski; cherished grandmother of Leah, Michelle (Jason), Meagan and Erin; adored great-grandmother of Logan and Abbey Gentner; caring sister of Geraldine (Michael) Delmont …

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STEWART - Thomas W. May 23, 2018; beloved husband of Patricia "Trish" (nee Bolton) Stewart; loving father of Laura G. (Jeffrey) Stewart-Beach, Joseph T.J. (Leslie), David A. (Renata), Matthew T. (Katie) and Elizabeth S. (Teddy) Elam; loving grandfather of nine grandchildren. Family and friends may call Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the DIETRICH FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2480 Ken…

LOVELOCK - Pauline M. (nee Pavicich) Of South Buffalo. Entered into rest May 23, 2018. Beloved wife of the late M. Kenneth Lovelock; devoted mother of Paula (Dale) Howard, William T. (late Anne) Lovelock, Kenneth P. (Tammy) Lovelock and Nancy J. (Douglas) Boechel; cherished grandmother of 10 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren; dearest sister of Mary Hunter and the la…

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PFISTER - Alice C. (nee Malkiewicz) Of Buffalo, May 24, 2018. Beloved wife of the late John; devoted mother of Kathleen (Lawrence) Mietus and Sandra (Richard) Dombkiewicz; loving Grammie of Lacie Dombkiewicz, Shauna (Michael) Hanson, Desiree;, Ryan and John Mietus; Great-Grammie of Jacob and Rylan; dear sister of Sophie (Joseph) Alfieri; predeceased by other sisters and br…

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CHWIRUT - Alice R. (nee Maciejewski) Passed away on May 24, 2018. Cherished daughter of the late Stella and John Maciejewski; devoted wife of the late John F. Chwirut; loving mother of John L. (Judith) Chwirut and Kathrine A. (Andrew) Deneka; cherished grandmother of Amy (David Sabio), Andrew (Melody Battista) and Daniel Deneka and Jason (Jaclyn) Chwirut; great-grandmother…

O'BRIEN, Paul E. - It's been six years ago today you left us. We didn't have a chance to say goodbye. Miss you very much and will always love you. You are in our thoughts and conversations every day. Love from all of us. MARIE AND FAMILY

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LEVAN, Joan S. - Wedding anniversary, with love. You are sadly missed. Hugs and kisses, YOUR HUSBAND, EDDIE