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The Works Progress Administration lives on in the steep toboggan hill at Chestnut Ridge Park, the polar bear habitat in the Buffalo Zoo and Main Street in East Aurora. Its presence is felt in the decorative cast-stone reliefs at A.D. Price Courts on the East Side, the murals that adorn the walls of Angola Post Office and Barker High School and the art deco Buffalo sc…

Dismal test scores continue to prove what the families of Buffalo school children should find outrageous – city schools aren't getting the job done. Taxpayers are paying too much, and getting poor results. The public school system's graduation rate fell to 46 percent last year, despite spending at least $18,000 per student – enough to send every one of them to Nichols w…