Each week Buffalo News photographers bring you a visual recap of the former week through the pictures and stories of WNY, highlights of news, entertainment and sports. We hope you enjoy a second look at our favorites, from the fair - to diners and football - to farewell concerts.
A group of women try to send "Patches" the water clown into the dunk tank on the Midway at the 177th Erie County Fair. (Robert Kirkham/Buffalo News) See more photos.
Buffalo Bills' Jonathan Meeks and Duke Williams celebrate a breakup of an Indianapolis Colts pass during second-quarter action at Ralph Wilson Stadium. (Harry Scull Jr./Buffalo News) See more.
Mariah Stephenson, 3, takes her time finishing up her pancakes at the Woodlawn Diner on Lake Shore Road in Hamburg. (Photo by Derek Gee) See more.
Qadree Ollison, 19, of Niagara Falls relaxes during a cryotherapy session at Infinity Wellness in Orchard Park. Ollison was a star running back with Canisius High school and is the starting back with the University of Pittsburgh. (Sharon Cantillon/Buffalo News) Read more.
Amber Watroba and her daughter Mackenzi McMullen, 7, hang a wet towel on a backyard line. Amber purchased the inflatable above-ground pool for her daughter with money she set aside from her nursing home aid paycheck. The single mom says she doesn't need to win millions of dollars in the lottery, but "a couple thousand would be nice" to help "fix things" in her rented apartment in Lackawanna. (Robert Kirkham/Buffalo News) Read more.
Scenes from "Burden," the Torn Space Theater performance at Silo City. The show started inside the Marine A grain elevator and eventually moved onto the S.S. Columbia, an old Great Lakes passenger ship currently docked on the Buffalo River. (Robert Kirkham/Buffalo News) See more.
Gord Downie of The Tragically Hip performs at the FirstOntario Centre in Hamilton, Ont., during the band's farewell tour. Downie is suffering from terminal brain cancer. (Harry Scull Jr./Buffalo News) Read more.
Extra police were called to Canalside Thursday evening after an overflow crowd broke through one of the fences surrounding the site of the weekly free concerts. (Robert Kirkham/Buffalo News) Read more.
Wegmans workers organize children's books by age and reading levels in the sanctuary at Seneca Street Church on the annual United Way Day of Caring in Buffalo. (John Hickey/Buffalo News) See more.
Delaware Park in North Buffalo is abuzz with activity seven days a week throughout the year. Juan Martinez, 20, of Buffalo, gives his little sister Serenity Rivera, 8, a hand as she learns how to ride a bike. After two hours, she got it. Big Brothers Big Sisters provided her with the bicycle. (Sharon Cantillon/Buffalo News)
A full house gets ready for T-Pain to play Canalside in Buffalo. (Mark Mulville/Buffalo News) See more.
An attendee dressed as “ Las Catrinas” from the Sunset Overdrive game at Nickel City Con 2016 in the Buffalo Convention Center. (Robert Kirkham/Buffalo News) See more.
Pete Robinson, left, sings the National Anthem, as Lockport comes together to thank area first responders who helped at the scene of a massive blaze at a tire recycling facility. (Mark Mulville/Buffalo News) See more.
Fair attendees watch an elephant perform at the 177th Erie County Fair. (Cathaleen Curtiss/Buffalo News) See more.
Pastor C.H. Walker II, from the "Back to Basics Outreach Ministries," and a longtime Fruit Belt resident, was on hand to fellowship during a community picnic in a lot owned by a church on Mulberry Street in Buffalo. (Robert Kirkham/Buffalo News) See more.