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Limbering up: The chilly wind didn't keep members of the Tonawanda Braves lacrosse team from getting in some practice Monday in Stiglmeier Park, Cheektowaga. At left, Andrew Kozlowski, 18, of Cheektowaga, passes the ball behind his back. At right, Eric Kozlowski, 18, of Cheektowaga, tosses the ball to a teammate. Their season in the Tonawanda Indian Reservation League begins next week.
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Defying gravity: Joe Green works on a skateboard maneuver Monday afternoon on Potomac Avenue near Elmwood Avenue.
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Early start: Chris Brunetto, of Cheektowaga, waits for a bite Monday as he fishes from the banks of Ellicott Creek Park in the Town of Tonawanda.
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Hitting the road: Buffalo Sabres equipment manager George Babcock carries equipment bags Monday in First Niagara Center as the team packed for its West Coast road trip.