News Staff Reporter
Mark Sommer covers preservation, development, culture, the waterfront and more. He's also a former arts editor at The News.
- Home town
Ossining, New York
"To start turning the Buffalo River into an alley of advertisements ... is a terrible decision," said South District Council Member Christopher Scanlon.
A vintage carousel coming to Canalside reached an important milestone Wednesday with the start of constructing the wooden frame for the roundhouse.
Several representatives said there were few opportunities to contribute to the plan, which had to be submitted by Friday.
The Western New York Land Conservancy, together with Friends of Mossy Point, raised the $1.6 million to preserve the land.
The plug was pulled Friday on live music at Jamboree in the Woods and access to Hogarosa Campground was restricted over owner Ronald Grottanelli's defiance of a restraining order issued Thursday in State Supreme Court.
There are successful sound stages far from Hollywood's glow. Can Buffalo join them?
With indoor movie theaters closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this year’s rendition, which was originally scheduled in March, is going virtual.
The Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center reopened Saturday with new policies to help contain the spread of Covid-19.