Category: Western New York
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October Spirit at WNY Distilleries

A repost of my article in the Springville Times: Fall Bucket List: October Spirit at Local Distilleries With the end of October and Halloween around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about staying warm over those long, chilly Western New York nights. Picture that sip…

SGCEF Wine Tasting

SGCEF Wine Tasting & Silent Auction

SGCEF Wine Tasting & Silent Auction. It’s that time of year again! 🙂 Proud to be a board member of this wonderful foundation in our community. Springville-Griffith Community Education Foundation: Annual Wine Tasting & Silent Auction – Saturday, November 4th The Springville-Griffith Community Education Foundation Annual…

Friday the 13th Bucket List: Spooky, Haunted Attractions and Ghost Walks

A reprint of my article in the Springville Times. Friday the 13th Bucket List: Spooky Attractions and Ghost Walks October is a month full of warmth and hearth. Cozy wool sweaters come out of the closet. Crockpots start making decadent stews. Houses are decorated with rich tones…

pumpkin picking time

Pumpkin Picking Time!

Pumpkin Picking Time! A repost of my latest article in the Springville Times. It’s Pumpkin season in Western New York! All around town you can find pumpkins at just about every roadside stand and grocery store, yet there’s something to be said about the pure joy…

Fall Foliage Train Rides in WNY

Fall Foliage Train Rides in WNY Despite the recent weather report and the hum of still running air-conditioners at the end of September, Fall actually arrived according to the calendar last week. Around town a few brave trees are beginning to show their colors, a bit…

Museum Day Live

Museum Day Live! Saturday, September 23

My latest article for the Springville Times– Fall Bucket List: Museum Day Live! This week it’s time to take a few hours away from driving around the countryside and step indoors for some culture and old school learning. On Saturday, September 23, 2017 from 10am-5pm participating…

wine country

The Fall Bucket List: A Drive Around Wine Country

A repost of my latest article in the Springville Times – The Fall Bucket List: A Drive Around Wine Country. I grew up in and went to college near Lake Erie Wine Country, lived in Niagara Wine Trail USA when HWMMS and I first got together…

Curtain Up Quotable

Curtain Up: Quotable Me

Curtain Up: Quotable Me Oh, I’m so (ridiculously) quotable. Love ya Mary Kunz Goldman! “There’s no place else I would want to dress up all fancy with a gold sparkly sequined peacock formal dress coupled with a petticoat, feather boa, gold lame fascinator and fishnet stockings—while…

WNY Apple Picking Time

Repost of my latest article in the Springville Times – Fall Bucket List: Apple Picking Time! By Jennifer Weber Happy September! The (unofficial) beginning of the Fall Season is here and you know what that means— it’s time for the yearly excursion out to an orchard…

Springville’s Historical Campus

A repost of my latest article in the Springville Times: The Summer Bucket List: Springville’s Historical Campus By Jennifer Weber One of the many, wonderful first impressions of Springville that my husband and I had when moving to this area several years ago was the opportunity for…

WNY Outdoor Adventures for Kids

A repost of my latest article in the Springville Times: Summer Bucket List: WNY Outdoor Adventures for Kids It’s the end of August? Already? Where does the time go? While it’s easy to get caught up in the so-many-things-to-do-before-school-starts list, make sure to plan a little…

Totality Buffalo 2024

Totality Buffalo 2024

Totality Buffalo 2024 Ok WNY we got this. 2024! Share, share, share and invite ALL THE PEOPLE! Picture it, Buffalo 2024. THE BILLS WIN THE SUPER BOWL! THE SABRES WIN THE STANLEY CUP! AND OUR WORLD GOES DARK. At least in Buffalo & Western New York.…

Springville Area Farm Stands

A repost of my latest article in the Springville Times – Summer Bucket List: Springville Area Farm Stands Buy local. Eat fresh! No problem. One of the many perks of living in the Springville area is the endless supply of fresh produce available. And while the…

The Summer Bucket List: All Aboard Area Boat Rides

A repost of my article in this week’s Springville Times: The Summer Bucket List: All Aboard Area Boat Rides By Jennifer Weber You’ve surely heard the buzz about the waterfront renaissance in Buffalo and if you haven’t had a chance to experience it firsthand why take…

Old Fort Niagara: Soldiers of the Revolution

Old Fort Niagara: Soldiers of the Revolution

Old Fort Niagara: Soldiers of the Revolution Despite the omnious cloudy skies in Springville, HWMMS and I woke up brightish and earlyish to head Back in Time to Old Fort Niagara for Soldiers of the Revolution. Once we arrived in Youngstown, (NOT CANADA as Verizon always assumes…)…

The Summer Bucket List: Historical Events in WNY

A repost of my article in this week’s Springville Times: The Summer Bucket List: Historical Events in WNY By Jennifer Weber You don’t need a flux capacitor to go back in time and experience history. This month, right here in Western New York, there are so…

Summer Bucket List: Classic Car Shows

A repost of my article in this week’s Springville Times. Summer Bucket List: Classic Car Shows By Jennifer Weber As the wifey of a proud owner of a 1972 Dodge Challenger, I’ve become accustomed to the ogling of the pretty, pretty car, who I lovingly refer to…

Celebrate National Ice Cream Month!

A repost of my article in this week’s Springville Times: The Summer Bucket List: Celebrate National Ice Cream Month! By Jennifer Weber “I scream, you scream…” you know what comes next, we all scream for ICE CREAM! And since July just happens to be National Ice Cream Month,…

Summer Bucket List: Outdoor Theater

A repost of my article in this week’s Springville Times: The Summer Bucket List: Outdoor Theater By Jennifer Weber Act One: Browse through our list of outdoor theater performances around town and in Western New York. Act Two: Pack a picnic dinner, perhaps a bottle of…

WNY Outdoor Movie Time

WNY Outdoor Movie Time: A repost of my article from the Springville Times By Jennifer Weber As with most events in Western New York in the summertime, you won’t find a lack of options available for entertainment. For those who love movies, how about a nostalgic,…

Red Hot Market

Red Hot Market! WIVB aired this story last night. Two of my clients (buyers) —FRIENDS—forwarded the link. 🙂 Red Hot Real Estate: Competition soars in the Buffalo housing market Yep, I know. I know and so many of my friends who are looking know. It’s INSANE…

Springville Goat Herd

Springville Goat Herd: Don’t tell me you can read this post and not sing along! !!!Special Notice !!! Boer Goat herd (Aprox. 30head) coming in for Wed. April 26th, they will be sold aprox. 5pm. Bucks, does, kids , all exposed to bucks, some registered with…

To Dyngus or Not Dyngus That Is The Question

To Dyngus or Not Dyngus That Is The Question

To Dyngus or Not Dyngus That Is The Question. I do love Dyngus Day in Buffalo. And I love even more that the CENTRAL TERMINAL PARTY IS BACK THIS YEAR! I’m even wearing my POLISH in BUFFALO (Born in Buffalo) hoodie, from the one year it…

Variety Club Telethon

It’s nice to know some things in this crazy fast paced online digital mobile age never change…. I don’t know the last time I clicked on the TV and saw The Telethon, 20 years maybe? Gosh likely even more 27 years? And yes, there is only…

Ashford, NY

Ashford, NY The Town of Ashford, NY is in Cattaraugus County. The town’s website contains a variety of pages, and each one contains numerous useful links. The community page contains multiple links, including to churches, local businesses, and the local fire department. The town government page…

Boston, NY

Boston, NY The Town of Boston, NY is an “interior town” in Erie County; located south of the City of Buffalo, it’s considered part of Western New York’s Southtowns area. As of the 2010 census, Boston was home to 8,023; it takes its name from Boston, Massachusetts.…

Chaffee, NY

Chaffee, NY Chaffee, NY is a hamlet in the Town of Sardinia, in Erie County. A directory of town officials is available on the town’s page of the Erie County website. The residents of Chaffee are served by the Pioneer Central School District. “Encompassing some 250…