Category Archives: WNY Culture & Things 2 Do

Buffalo Bisons Opening Day, Then and Now: 1986 (Video)

Spring is in the air. April 7 is opening day for the Buffalo Bisons.  The Bisons will open their 126th season at 3:05, against the Syracuse Chiefs.  For those of us who love the game, and for those of us … Continue reading

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Hockey History 101: Tracing Hockey back to… Ireland and Scotland?

The Sabres can’t return to the ice soon enough. Until then, here is our latest installment of hockey history. If you have ever wondered where and when hockey originated, (and you probably haven’t, but this post should make for at … Continue reading

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Take a Dip in “Lake Guinness”

Happy Saint Patty’s Day! If you have ever wanted to dive into a giant pint glass of Guinness, as many have, then put a map marker on your travel map for the Wicklow Mountains in Ireland. The mountains feature Loch … Continue reading

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Nick Mendola’s Band, Tuco, to Play at Mohawk Place Friday

Nick Mendola, of WECK 1230 am, will be performing at Mohawk Place this Friday with his band, Tuco. Tuco can be found online here. Mohawk is located at 47 E. Mohawk Street, in our fair Queen City.  Directions can be … Continue reading

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Locked out? How to Spend Your NFL Money

So, it looks like the NFL is in a lockout. I am not going to look into it.  I am not going to share my opinion of it, because frankly, I don’t want to waste my time.  I’ll leave the … Continue reading

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Sabres “Fight Song” Petition Update: VICTORY!!

From the Buffalo Sabres official website: SUGGESTION: Would it be possible to play new or different music from game to game? While musical tastes vary from person to person, the Sabres will make an even greater effort to play songs … Continue reading

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Japan Earthquake/Tsunami/Fires/Possible Nuclear Meltodown

Hop on over to the Red Cross’ website this morning and type your local zip code into the home page. This will give you information on your local Red Cross, and contact information on how to help. http://www.redcross.org/ Meanwhile, pray … Continue reading

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