Lucky Tubb & the Modern Day Troubadours

When I sat down to write this review of Lucky Tubb’s Buffalo show (12/08/09 at Mohawk Place), I said to myself, “Should I focus on the abundance of great shows and things to do in this City on any given night or should I just stick to the music itself?”  Well, I’m still not sure…

Rally for the Parks, Sunday, Dec. 13, Noon

 Morning friends.  For those of you that don’t know this fact…  our Mayor is a moron and he’s planning of fixing something that isn’t broke.  I could ramble on and on about this but I don’t have to because Donn Esmonde at the Buffalo News must have read my mind and put it to print…

Homes for a buck! Any takers?

  There are, within the City of Buffalo, areas designated as Urban Renewal Areas (URA’s) and Comprehensive Code Enforcement Areas (CCE’s) where homes can be purchased for one dollar.  Yes, ONE DOLLAR!   FYI - The Homestead Map of Buffalo and the Homestead Street Listing, detail these Urban Renewal Areas. Properties that are within these designated boundaries are…

Brian Davis – The replacement options are…

I thought I’d do some digging on the possible Ellicott Common Council seat replacements.  Here’s what I came up with… Rev. Darius G. Pridgen – Pastor of True Bethel Baptist Church. He’s a pastor at an impoverished east side congregation located in the former Twin Fair store on East Ferry Street.  In mid 2007 he moved from a home…

Canal Side Public Hearing

Last night, we the staff at HotBuffalo.com attended the Canal Side Public Hearing.  The purpose of this public forum was to gather comments to the Draft Scoping Document issued by the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation from the public. Approximately 100 people attended the meeting and about 20 chose for there voice to be heard. …

Help the Bills win the “SOUPER” BOWL!

and help the Food Bank of WNY and Buffalo! Head over to the following link and cast your vote for the Bills and help the cause.  It only takes a minute. details: Campbell’s® Chunkyâ„¢ soup and the NFL will donate 1,000 cans to each of the 32 teams. AFC and NFC champs get an…

One of my favorite homes in Buffalo

Most of you will look at these pictures and think to yourself, “Wow, what a great home.  It must be located on Richmond, Ashland or Norwood.” but that’s not the case.  It’s located at 36 North Parade and is one of the greatest examples of Queen Anne style architecture in Buffalo. For those of you…