Shea's Buffalo

Mike Desmond / WBFO News

Buffalo's annual exploration of the entrepreneurial spirit culminated before a packed house in Shea's Wednesday evening, as 43North passed out $5 million in state funds to companies which are in Western New York or will come here.

KeyBank Center

Buffalo's budget needs led to a tax on tickets sold for most of the city's entertainment venues. However, the tax is in the city budget, but has yet to take effect.