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Barbara O'Brien


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Inspired by "The First Purge" filmed in Buffalo, Daykeyla and Enchanted Faces combined forces to present a fashion show, "Schizo," on the third floor atrium of 500 Seneca on Saturday, July 21, 2018. See who took part.

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Grammy Award-winning country band Lady Antebellum, a harmonizing three-piece, took over Darien Lake Amphitheater on Saturday, July 21, 2018, for a show. See the fans who came out.

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Grammy Award-winning country band Lady Antebellum, a harmonizing three-piece, took over Darien Lake Amphitheater on Saturday, July 21, 2018, for a show. See shots of the band in action.

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A year ago at this time, not even the consigliere of Bills Mafia could have known who Eddie Yarbrough was. Jordan Poyer was a relative unknown, coming off a season-ending injury. Dion Dawkins was a second-round pick, but the thought was he would play right tackle – not replace Cordy Glenn as the franchise left tackle. As those examples show, training camp is a time for une…

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Work on the former Shea's Seneca Theatre in South Buffalo is moving along as the neighborhood undergoes its own development renaissance.

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Young & Swartz brush makers is one of Buffalo's oldest companies. Take a look into their time-tested operation, now being run by fourth-generation owners.

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The Subaru 4-Mile Chase darted down Elmwood Avenue on Friday, July 20, 2018, before the after-party at the corner of Elmwood and Bidwell Parkway welcomed Vin DeRosa before awards were doled out.

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Smiles hits Wellsville in Allegany County for the first time, as the Great Balloon Rally kicked off three days of hot-air balloons and carnival-like festivities at Island Park on Friday, July 20, 2018. Unfortunately, due to windy conditions, the balloons did not fly on Friday.

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Face 2 Face, a cover band that brings together the music of Elton John and Billy Joel, was the headliner for Rock the Barn, an outdoor festival in Clarence, on Friday, July 20, 2018.

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The annual Hamburg Burgerfest celebrated the alleged home of the hamburger on Saturday, July 21, 2018, where a smorgasbord of food vendors and other local businesses hung out in the village. One quirk was that festival attendees could vote among the four nominees for the burger design that will adorn the water tower on Howard Road.

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Even with lauded opener Beth Hart missing out with a jaw injury, a solid crowd turned out for blues singer-songwriter-guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd at Canalside Thursday, July 20, 2018.

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Botanics and Brews, a fundraiser for the Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens, pleased guests on Thursday, July 19, 2018, with beers from Big Ditch, New Belgium, Resurgence and Great Lakes, plus food from Oliver's and Osteria 166.

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A Summer Reading Camp, sponsored by Seneca Street Community Development Corp., helps 80 children from the Seneca Babcock area maintain their reading and writing skills with 65 volunteers from Duluth, Georgia and from Western New York. The camp runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Thursday, July 16 to 26.