New development, new restaurants, new quarterbacks and new stadiums grab public attention and headlines.
Appreciating what's come before, however, is frequently just not as sexy, even if it often serves as the foundation for greater achievement.
The past is a theme that connects several worthy events for this week in Buffalo.
The Big 5 events
Celebration honoring D…
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…
Docs vs. Jocks for PUCCS
5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 20 at Adam's Mark Hotel (120 Church St.). Cost is $100 and may be purchased here.
Former Sabres goalie Marty Biron could stop slap shots and has proven he can analyze hockey, but can he cook? He and former teammate Andrew Peters will duke it out with local neurosurgeons Douglas Moreland and Elad Levy in a cook-off fundra…