blog by Kathryn Przybyla • September 27, 2013 @ 9:18am •
This weekend, over 125 poets will join together for a unique event hosted at Silo City to promote social, environmental and political change.
100,000 Poets and Artists for Change will take place from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday (Sept. 28) at Silo City—92 Childs St., Buffalo.
The all day event will include video art curated by Squeaky Wheel, live music in between readings,…
blog by Morgan Culhane • September 26, 2013 @ 1:17pm •
Buffalo Niagara 360 will kick off its sixth year with an event at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Shea’s Performing Arts Center, 646 Main St., Buffalo.
BN 360 is the region’s premier young professionals program that focuses on leadership, networking and community engagement. A critical branch of the Buffalo Niagara Partnership, its mission is to help young professionals collaborate with…
blog by Caitlin Campbell McNulty • September 24, 2013 @ 9:54am •
For the past few months, I’ve felt as if an eighth day and a 25th hour still wouldn’t give me enough time each week to accomplish everything I needed to – both personally and professionally.
About the time I thought I would lose it permanently, I came to the conclusion that I needed to take a step back, a few deep breaths and start to prioritize everything I was doing.
Searching for a job without any leads can be a bear—who do you contact? What websites are preferred, especially if you’re in search of a local job? Can you trust everything you see on Craigslist? Who is Craig?
BuffaloJobFinder.com’s third Career Fest of 2013 is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Millennium Airport Hotel Buffalo, 2040 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga.
blog by Kathryn Przybyla • September 20, 2013 @ 8:27am •
New things are happening in Buffalo and you don’t want to miss out.
Richardson Olmsted Complex invites you to celebrate the grand opening of the South Lawn from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28.
Featured activities include a letterboxing scavenger hunt, crafts and face painting, lawn games and the creation of a Richardson Towers mosaic with Faces of Buffalo among other…
blog by Kathryn Przybyla • September 18, 2013 @ 11:01am •
Former Buffalo News Editor and current New York Times Public Editor Margaret Sullivan will return to Buffalo next week to be part of Larkin Square’s 2013-2014 Author Series.
“I’m planning to talk about writing and living in New York City, after living in Buffalo for most of my life. And I’m going to talk about some of my favorite authors who have written about New York City—some…
Ad Week is back this year with a great lineup of industry relevant events, programs and speakers from the Advertising Club of Buffalo.
According to their website, “Advertising Club of Buffalo is an organization designed to promote and foster interaction among the graphic arts and marketing communication professionals in the Western New York area.”
Focusing on industry…
Before the sunshine fades and snow covers the roads come enjoy the great weather for a great cause, walking to raise awareness for breast cancer in Buffalo.
Participate and/or support the Bosom Buddies Walk, which will take place on Saturday at the Healthy Zone Rink, 41 Riley St., East Aurora, to support the WNY Breast Resource Center at Roswell Park.
Bosom Buddies was…
blog by Caitlin Campbell McNulty • September 10, 2013 @ 11:06am •
In the last Young Money blog, I gave a rundown of some of the organizations in Western New York that are here for young professionals to get involved in – whether for networking, leadership development or industry connectivity.
Working for a non-profit myself, when I heard about the region’s newest group for young professionals, the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network, I…
Remember when Buffalo First!‘s IndieSound took over Allentown and Amherst Street in past summers, inviting local musicians to perform on sidewalks to further enliven blossoming neighborhoods?
Well, Buffalo Porchfest intends to build upon a similar concept, just replacing chairs and music stands on sidewalks with the porches of Elmwood Village residents.
Running from 1 to 5…