THE YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING Irish Classical Theatre Company/virtual
This is a time of death, as the long COVID pandemic continues to expand its toll.
Joan Didion’s “The Year of Magical Thinking,” is about a personal time of death, husband, daughter and endless time in hospitals.
Apr 14, 2021, 13:06
BEAU JEST virtual Jewish Repertory Theatre
Parents and children are an inevitable source of scripts for theater because we all have memories of what happened at all ages.
Mar 24, 2021, 12:43
MEMORIES & MARTINIS O'Connell & Company/Colored Musicians Club/on-line
Art is a high-wire act, whether one painter with a brush and a palette, perhaps facing an emperor or a waterway and flowers or a singer alone on stage with the musicians somewhere else.
Feb 23, 2021, 20:19
THE YEAR MY MOTHER CAME BACK on-lline/Jewish Repertory Theatre
There’s nothing like family dynamics to give theatrical opportunities, something the Greeks realized and used in their stage looks at families and violent murder.
Feb 10, 2021, 17:43
Short Play Festival Cycle A Niagara University/on-line
The purpose of college or university theater programs is to train people for the future, whether as a director or an actor or the person who designs the sets.
Feb 6, 2021, 12:49
SAVOR OFFERS SIX LAST-MINUTE RECIPES AND TIPS FOR A MEMORABLE CHRISTMAS AMIDST THE PANDEMIC
Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, many families are struggling to find ways to make the holidays feel special. Plans of long-standing traditions and get-togethers have needed to quickly transform into virtual experiences, relying on video-calling platforms and social media sites to replace in-person interactions — a trend seen across the board as more than 50 percent of adults have increased their social media usage since the pandemic. To help spread the holiday cheer and make the digital experience that much merrier, Savor has compiled a list of six simple tips to bring the (digital) Christmas cheer this year in a simple, easy-to-implement fashion.
Dec 23, 2020, 10:17
BUFFALO ZOO OPEN SEVEN DAYS A WEEK DURING WINTER HOLIDAY BREAK
Buffalo, N.Y. – The Buffalo Zoo is open seven days a week starting today through Thursday, December 31, 2020. The Zoo will be open daily from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm.
The Zoo began its winter hours on November 16, 2020, and has been open on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays only from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Winter hours are a seasonal change for the Zoo and will last until March 28, 2021
Dec 21, 2020, 12:20
Tony Award nominees Elizabeth Stanley and Mary Testa
BUFFALO, NY—Alleyway Theatre announces the full cast of its first-ever Digital Theatre Festival, running November 6-22, 2020. Tony Award nominees Elizabeth Stanley and Mary Testa lead the pack of almost 30 performers from Buffalo, NYC, and around the country who will perform in eight different world-premiere works presented both live and on-demand. Tickets for the plays can be purchased individually or as a discounted festival pass. Tickets and information are available at www.alleyway.com.
Oct 27, 2020, 10:01
We are pleased to offer "Rosh Hashanah In a Box" and a Holiday meal
Many in our community will be spending the High holidays at home for the first time, due to the COVID-19.
The Rosh Hashanah In a Box and meals will be available for pickup (delivery upon request) on Thursday, September 17, 12 pm – 3 pm or 7 pm - 8 pm at the Jewish Discovery Center, 757 Hopkins Road.
Sep 7, 2020, 16:34
Letters to the Editor
PageRank is One piece of The SEO Big Picture
PageRank (PR) is a mathematical formula that judges the “value of a page” by looking at the quantity and quality of other pages that link to it. Its purpose is to determine the relative importance of a given web page in a network (i.e., the World Wide Web).
If you want to geek-out and get tangled up in the math here's your opportunity to decipher this PageRank algorithm equation … (knock yourself out!)
Aug 1, 2020, 10:07
Erie County must deal with its deficit.
On Monday, May 5, 2020, Erie County Comptroller Mychajliw declared a deficit in Erie County's Budget in accordance with Erie County Charter section 2511. Under this provision of the charter this declaration begins a process for amending the budget. The Erie County Executive proposes the changes he deems necessary to address the deficit. Then the Erie County Legislature gets an opportunity to make changes to the County Executive's proposed changes. At the other end of this process changes are made to the budget to address the declared deficit.
May 9, 2020, 09:39
LET THE VOTERS DECIDE THE BURCHFIELD'S FATE
The issue of what to do with the Burchfield Nature and Art Center has resurfaced again when participation of the public has been curtailed by the various Executive Orders necessitated by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mar 28, 2020, 20:03
WBEN's Tom Bauerle can dish it, but apparently can't take it.
Tom Bauerle a longtime radio personality on WGR and now WBEN has a history of stirring up the emotions of his listeners for his, and his station's, monetary gain. For example, in 2001 when he worked for WGR as a co-host with Chris "The Bulldog" Parker in a program entitled "Bauerle and the Bull Dog". His stint on this show earned them at least one complaint to the FCC ( PRESS STATEMENT OF COMMISSIONER GLORIA TRISTANI ). Tom Bauerle while trying to be WNY's alt-right shock jock tries to foment political hate through skewed commentary.
Jan 18, 2020, 15:35
New York needs Voter Registration Reform to include controls
We should not conflate the lack of controls in our election law relative to insuring that only those who are eligible to vote are registered to vote while not disenfranchising any of them with the Green Light Law.
Jan 4, 2020, 09:23
Is the West Seneca Ethics Board - unethical?
I have to say I am very disappointed at the apparent conflicted state the West Seneca Ethics Board has proven itself to be in.
Nov 1, 2019, 22:48