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Historic Lewiston Jazz Festival kicks off Friday

blog by Kathryn Przybyla  • 

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Hot jazz and cool food.

The Historic Lewiston Jazz Festival is taking place from 5 to 10:30 p.m. today (Friday) and noon to 10 p.m. on Saturday. Admission to the festival is free for everyone and there will also…

Arts + Entertainment

Dispatch brings ‘The General’ to Artpark - PHOTOS

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{video_photo_caption}Chad Stokes and Peter Francis Heimbold, two of the Dispatch Trio, get into it on the Artpark Outdoor Amphitheater stage.

A cool breeze off Lake Ontario fanned across the hill that is the Artpark Outdoor Amphitheater in Lewiston as the Brooklyn band Lucius opened for Dispatch who, on the very first song, had the amphitheater jumping. Dispatch mixed a lot of their older songs -- from before…

Arts + Entertainment

MGMT brings psychedelic rock to Artpark - VIDEO

blog by Kathryn Przybyla  • 

{video_photo_caption}Photo courtesy of Facebook.

These kids just won’t stop.

Coming to Artpark tomorrow as part of the Coors Light Wednesdays series, MGMT will take the stage with…

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The Avett Brothers to hit the Artpark stage

blog by Steve Wilger  • 

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Acclaimed North Carolina folk-rock band The Avett Brothers will perform in the Artpark Mainstage Theater at 7 p.m. Friday.

With the recognition gained for 2009’s “I and Love and You” and their latest album, “The Carpenter,” which reached No. 4 in…

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Jane’s Addiction at Artpark - PHOTOS

gallery by Chuck Alaimo  • 

{video_photo_caption}Perry Farrell giving the crowd some love

Jane's Addiction! Another one of those bands I grew up with! Jane's Addiction packed the indoor amphitheater at Artpark and played many of their old favorites like "Ocean Song," "Jane Says," "Mountain Song," and of course "Sex is Violence!" It was for sure a show to…

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Sheryl Crow at Artpark - PHOTOS

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{video_photo_caption}Big Crowd for Sheryl Crow

The threat of rain did not stop Sheryl Crow from performing in front of a sold-out crowd at Artpark's Tuesday in the Park. The rain held off, and Crow put on an amazing show. Definitely one of Artpark's best of the season! Check the photos to see for yourself!

Arts + Entertainment

The Trews at Artpark - PHOTOS

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The Trews -- who seemingly drop a popular single every year -- trudged down from the north to play a show at Artpark's Coors Light Wednesdays. The four-piece is still touring in support of its 2011 album Hope & Ruin. Enjoy the gallery.

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Tokyo Police Club at Artpark - PHOTOS

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{video_photo_caption}Tokyo Police Club plays Artpark

You know summer is here when Artparks summer concert series gets in gear. This week's installment featured Tokyo Police Club. Enjoy the Gallery!

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Grub + Pub

‘Best of the Road’ crew travels to Lewiston - VIDEO

blog by S.J. Velasquez  • 

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Lewiston boasts some of the best food among America’s small towns, and a lot of important people have taken notice.

On Wednesday, a TV crew from the Travel Channel arrives in the Niagara County village to take in the sites and—more importantly—the…

Style

A Classy Lady’s Top 10: Nov. 17, 2011

blog by Sophia Smith  • 

{video_photo_caption}Slippers help make the man.  And the woman.

1. The Ledge. It’s a secret, spectacular lookout cliff hanging over the gorge of the mighty Niagara River in Lewiston.  Find it if you dare (and be really careful, too).  Kids who grew up in Lewiston or Youngstown know what I’m…

Sports

Griffs hockey fights the Purple Eagles to a draw

blog by Kathryn Przybyla  • 

{video_photo_caption}Dan Morrison played a stellar defensive game.

The Canisius hockey team fought hard, but was only able to bring Niagara to a 1-1 draw Tuesday night in Lewiston. In Atlantic Hockey play, Canisius…