An economic summit will be held in Buffalo Tuesday that is designed to focus on the needs of the upstate workforce. The Buffalo Niagara Partnership is hosting Accelerate Upstate 2.0 two at the Convention Center downtown.
While smaller micro-breweries are becoming a growing part of the alcohol picture in this area, they usually don't rely on local sources for anything other than water. But there's a growing supplier network feeding the breweries.
Cathy Walker, President and CEO of Seneca Gaming, Larry Costa, Executive Vice President of Business Development at CustomTel, and State Senators Michael Ranzenhofer and Tim Kennedy participated in the Buy Local Challenge launch.
Private and public sector employers across Western New York are being encouraged to support one another and boost the economy in the process through the Buffalo-Niagara Partnership's 'Buy Local Challenge.'
Business owners and employees of Buffalo bars and restaurants are breathing a sigh of relief with news that the National Hockey League and its players have reached a tentative deal on a new collective bargaining agreement.
More new housing is going up near the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. State and local elected officials and religious leaders officially broke ground Friday, December 14, 2012 for 49-new townhomes at the corner of Maple and Virginia Streets in Buffalo.