This week in pictures by The Buffalo News photographers bring you to events from Buffalo to Grand Island, sharing emotional scenes from a vigil for two shooting victims and the celebration of a centenarian, introducing you to the newest NHL draft pick and following NFL Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly at his camp.
A prayer vigil was held for the two shooting victims on Humason Ave. last night, Thursday, June 30, 2016. 11-year old Juan Rodriguez and 20-year-old Detavian MaGee are hospitalized. Detavian’s mother Sandra MaGee listens as Pastor Giles speaks with his arms around both moms. (Sharon Cantillon/Buffalo News) Read more
G. Steven Pigeon, right, arrives with defense attorneys Justin Ginter, left, and Paul Cambria, center, to face corruption charges in State Supreme Court, Thursday, June 30, 2016. (Derek Gee/Buffalo News) Read more
A field of golden wheat waves in the summer breeze in Wheatfield, N.Y.,on Monday June 27, 2016. (John Hickey/Buffalo News) Read more
Travis Buchanan, of North Tonawanda left, and Billy Pearce of Grand Island, play during the Eighth annual Buffalo Amputee Golf Classic Brierwood Country Club Monday, June 27, 2016. Both lost their legs to motorcycle accidents. (Robert Kirkham/Buffalo News) Read more
Hall of Famer Jim Kelly throws the ball to kids attending his football camp at Ralph Wilson stadium in Orchard Park Tuesday, June 28, 2016. (Mark Mulville/Buffalo News) Read more
Owners and partners of 467 Richmond Ave., formerly Richmond Avenue Methodist-Episcopal Church, announced a multi-million dollar historic renovation project that will transform the former church into a multipurpose arts campus, Tuesday, June 28, 2016. (Sharon Cantillon/Buffalo News) Read more
Daren's tavern owner Renate Ayerst waits to greet customers at the bar on Howard Street in Buffalo. (Mark Mulville/Buffalo News). Take our interactive tour of this and other WNY locations frozen in time and awaiting their Hollywood closeup here.
Riders come to the finish line at The Ride For Roswell,from Left, Franco Kroese, high fives supporters, Nicholas Kroese, and Joe DeMarco holding hands, in triumph at UB North Campus in Amherst, N.Y.,on Saturday June 25, 2016. (John Hickey/Buffalo News) Read more
Toronto takes Auston Matthews with the first pick of the 2016 NHL Draft at First Niagara Center in Buffalo,NY on Friday, June 24, 2016. (James P. McCoy/ Buffalo News) Read more
Alexander Nylander does media interviews after he is chosen as the 8th pick in the NHL draft by the Buffalo Sabres at the First Niagara Center on Friday, June 24, 2016. (Harry Scull Jr./Buffalo News) Read more
Joey Barile jumps into a pool of balls in the indoor play area at Sensational Fun, Inc in Orchard Park Friday, June 24, 2016. (Mark Mulville/Buffalo News) Read more
Chelsea Hall, left, takes a selfie with Sonia Johnson, Margaret Richardson who turned 100, and Tony Bryant at Richardson's birthday party at Durham Memorial Outreach Center of the AME Zion Church in Buffalo, N.Y.,on Sunday June 26, 2016. (John Hickey/Buffalo News) Read more
The front half of the inside of the Central Terminal got a cosmetic makeover for one day of filming of the movie Marshall. Low cost materials were made to look like the originals. The lower part of the walls were cosmetically restored as were the sales counters on the right. Photo taken, Saturday, June 25, 2016. (Sharon Cantillon/Buffalo News) Read more