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By Scott Scanlon » Tuesday, November 18, 2014

During the first major snow storm of every winter season, it’s common to hear police officers remark that motorists have forgotten how to drive in slick conditions. That’s just the start of the... Read More

Monday, November 17, 2014

By Lacey Severins – Contributing Writer Perhaps the iconic, ostensible image of the ballerina is that of a young, lithe girl, donning a pink leotard and airy tutu, her hair pulled back in a tight... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Saturday, November 15, 2014

The Alzheimer’s Association Western New York Chapter seeks volunteers for its in-home respite program. Adults are needed to provide companionship and simple recreational activities for individual... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Saturday, November 15, 2014

Kathleen Bradley has been on the go for most of the last two decades, first working in the promotion and marketing end at Conde Nast and other health- and food-related magazines while she lived downst... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Saturday, November 15, 2014

I’m not trying to suck up to the big boss – Warren Buffett, owner of The Buffalo News and Berkshire Hathaway – but as I worked on cigarette smoking-related stories for WNY Refresh this week, I c... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Friday, November 14, 2014

Those who buy cigarettes in Australia get to see packaging unlike anything that meets the gaze of American smokers. Some packs contain a large photo – front and back – of a bloodshot eye proppe... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Friday, November 14, 2014

Hearing Evaluation Services of Buffalo is running a Facebook campaign to give away the gift of better hearing to one Western New Yorker. “We’re asking the people of WNY to nominate a friend or lo... Read More

Thursday, November 13, 2014

A Buffalo stay-at-home mom who has a son with food allergies will sign copies of her new book, “Mommy Can I Have That,” at 6:30 p.m. Friday at Dog Ears Bookstore & Café, 688 Abbott Road. “... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Thursday, November 13, 2014

The Gliding Stars of Western New York will host its annual fundraising auction at 6 p.m. Saturday at Michael's Banquet Facility, 4885 Southwestern Blvd., in Hamburg. The event will raise money to s... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Monday, November 10, 2014

The Buffalo Niagara YMCA announced this afternoon that only about 500 slots remain for the Turkey Trot. Registration at this point is limited to online only at Read my pr... Read More
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