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Florida Georgia Line at Braun’s Concert Cove - PHOTOS

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Summer isn’t officially over yet and thousands of Western New Yorkers took advantage of this on Thursday night as they enjoyed another beautiful outdoor concert. 

On this Thursday night the massive crowd that traveled out into the countryside in…

Arts + Entertainment

Crossing the Florida Georgia Line - INTERVIEW

blog by Kathryn Przybyla  • 

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They’ll make you want to roll your windows down and cruise.

The hottest country duo around, Florida Georgia Line has seen remarkable success since their first single “Cruise”…

Sports

UB’s Means, Akron’s Tretter selected in 2013 NFL Draft

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Two local football stars were drafted on Day 3 of the 2013 NFL Draft, as former University at Buffalo defensive end Steven Means and Akron High School standout J.C. Tretter took the leap to the next level.

Means, who attended Grover Cleveland High School…

Grub + Pub

Perry’s Ice Cream taste testers for a day - OPINION

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It’s the best job in the world: ice cream taste tester.

A representative from Perry’s Ice Cream emailed me a few weeks ago with the most tempting offer I’d ever received. It was an invitation to test varieties of ice cream produced by the…

Arts + Entertainment

Thompson Square at Braun’s Concert Cove - PHOTOS

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This Nashville husband wife duo dazzled the audience Saturday night at Braun's Concert Cove in Akron. Thompson Square took to the outdoor stage and provided the concert-goers with a collection of original country hits. Named vocal duo of the year by the Academy of Country…

Arts + Entertainment

Thompson Square returns to WNY- INTERVIEW

blog by Kathryn Przybyla  • 

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A modern day Johnny and June Carter Cash, Thompson Square will make a return to Western New York this weekend with a highly anticipated show at Braun’s…

Arts + Entertainment

Lee Brice delivers at Braun’s - PHOTOS

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{video_photo_caption}Lee Brice cranks it up for the country crowd at Braun's Concert Cove.

Lee Brice and the Maggie Rose Band lit up the night at Braun's Concert Cove outdoors venue in Akron. The country singer played a great set to an enthusiastic crowd. Their next big show will be the official Brad Paisley after-party featuring Love and Theft. Admission…

Arts + Entertainment

A new spot to hang your cowboy hat

blog by Kathryn Przybyla  • 

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Country music lovers rejoice, a new venue has emerged as a go-to spot to check out some of your favorite bands and musicians.

Braun’s Concert Cove, located in Akron, N.Y.,…