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Bob Seger's gig, which hits KeyBank Center Thursday, is the marquee event of the week, but only re-sale tickets remain available. The interest locally isn't shocking: this is likely the last time the "Travelin' Man" will be a traveling man. If you're looking for another event option, there's a range of music, art, networking events and festivals to occupy your free time…

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Buffalo News Chief Photographer Derek Gee does the paddling on this virtual reality tour down the Buffalo River by kayak. The journey starts beneath the abandoned train truss near Ogden Street, past the newly restored Seneca Bluffs, beneath old railroad bridges at Riverbend, then into Elevator Alley. PHOTO GALLERY: Buffalo River Urban Canoe Trail https://www.youtube.…

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Few people know what it's like to work on scaffolding high above a historic 24-story building in downtown Buffalo. But now, thanks to News Chief Photographer Derek Gee's 360-degree video, you can see for your self what a day on the job is like for James Carpino and Matt Strojny. Click play and then use your finger or cursor to change the perspective on the video. htt…

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Buffalo News photographer Derek Gee offers a 360-video taken from the cockpit Thursday of the "Whiskey Seven," a C-47 Douglas Skytrain transport that dropped U.S. paratroopers over Normandy during the D-Day invasion nearly 75 years ago. The "Whiskey Seven" was taking part in a WWII Heritage Flight over WNY to draw attention to the Thunder of Niagara Air Show in Niagara …

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Take a virtual reality tour of the new USS Little Rock as the U.S. Navy takes over the ship from the manufacturer at the Marinette Marine shipyard in Marinette, Wisc. https://youtu.be/Yoq8mAg2Lm4

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Fifty years ago, the manufacturing giant that bought Lackawanna Steel produced millions of tons of steel a year, employed 22,000 workers and supported entire cities. “Help Wanted” posters papered the complex. The legacy: hollowed-out buildings, piles of brick and broken glass and tall trees that grow in places that once would have withered a blade of grass. Here's a loo…

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Ever wondered what goes into making Weber's Horseradish Mustard? Get a peek through this virtual tour in the Heintz and Weber Co. in South Buffalo. This video is best viewed using Google Cardboard, but you can also view it on your mobile device (move phone to change view) or desktop computer (click and drag to change view). https://youtu.be/LKcoXxcaabY [Photos…

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Buffalo's historic Broadway Market comes to life each Easter season, with Good Friday historically the busiest day of the year. Buffalo News Chief Photographer Derek Gee waded through the crowd to bring you this virtual reality video from the Famous Horseradish stand. Click and drag with your cursor to see the full view at the market or, for the best 360-degree viewing …

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Buffalo theaters have their own personalities, each as peculiar as the actors who perform there. The cramped Main Street Cabaret, where the clang of Buffalo’s Metro Rail interrupts the action at regular intervals, is the stylistic opposite of the opulent 3,000-seat auditorium next door at Shea’s Performing Arts Center. The raw, bare-bones feel of Torn Space Theater o…