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Unknown Stories of WNY: The story of the Croaker and the Sullivans

Unknown Stories of WNY: The story of the Croaker and the Sullivans Posted by WGRZ 6:03 AM. EST May 02, 2016

The new USS Little Rock: ‘Bring her to life’

The new USS Little Rock will be commissioned in Buffalo in the coming year next to her namesake, the museum ship that is permanently docked at Canalside. It will be a week’s worth of events awash in history. Read the full article here. From Bizjournals.com Written by Dan Miner Apr 22, 2016, 6:00am EDT

Vietnam War 50th Commemoration Events

Vietnam Veterans Day: Lt. Governor Thanks Vets for Their Service By TWC News Staff Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 02:15 PM CDT BUFFALO, N.Y. — Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul was in Buffalo Tuesday to commemorate the multi-year 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War. Hochul and others spoke in front of a group of Vietnam veterans […]

Buffalo Naval Park Opens For 37th Season

BUFFALO — Saturday, March 26, 10:00 a.m. marked the official ribbon cutting to open the 37th season of the Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park. Naval Park docents and local dignitaries were present to cut the ribbon, Sea Cadets provided the Color Guard, and the Buffalo Dolls sang the National Anthem. The ribbon […]

Encampment and Cadet Program at the Buffalo Naval and Military Park

From Billoni’s Buffalo Niagara Views Written by Michael J. Billoni January 21st, 2015 As the secretary of the Board of the Directors of the Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park at Canalside on Buffalo’s beautiful waterfront I have always been impressed by the overnight stay-encampment program offered for youth groups during the spring and […]