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In a summer of incredible violence, an advisory board to the Council's Police Oversight Committee heard calls last night for change.

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A "golden brick" ceremony was held Wednesday afternoon at the site of the former Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company warehouse in Buffalo's Larkinville neighborhood. The building, built in 1910, is being converted into a mixed-income apartment complex.

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The Buffalo Common Council Education Committee held a public hearing Thursday evening on Buffalo Public schools, including the Common Core learning standards that have been backed by the Buffalo school system. Community members who spoke at the hearing in Council chambers said parents have to understand the new rules better.

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The Buffalo and Erie County Public Library hosted the 35th Annual tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr. Thursday in downtown Buffalo.  The event featured poetry, storytelling, dance and music.   Some Buffalo School students were in the audience learning about the famous civil rights leader.