Old First Ward

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The proposal to turn an old and long-closed elevated railroad line into an elongated park and urban connector drew a packed house Tuesday night at Buffalo's Saturn Club.

Chris Sasiadek

Most of us have heard of craft beers, but how about craft spirits? The former Barrel Factory on Vandalia Street in Buffalo's Old First Ward has been restored into a new multi-use commercial hub, anchored by the city's newest and largest craft beverage maker. It is open to the public for tours all weekend.

Dylan Burns

What do you do with driftwood, old oars, railroad spikes and other material cluttering a historic neighborhood? How about turning them into public benches?

Chris Caya WBFO News

By early 2017, the City of Buffalo's rental stock will include nearly 100 apartments in two new buildings overlooking the Buffalo River.

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Western New Yorkers will have the opportunity to enjoy two St. Patty's Day parades this weekend.

A record number of green-clad runners took part in the Shamrock Run on Saturday.