One of the largest tech companies in the world could be bringing a new distribution facility to Western New York, according to a recent article in The Buffalo News. Amazon already employs more than 300 people at its “sortation” center in Lancaster, and company representatives have reportedly been scouting locations for at least one new… Read more »
Posts Tagged: Western New York
Celebrate the Start of Spring at the Buffalo Wine Festival
The sun is shining, there’s warm weather in the forecast and it’s finally beginning to feel like spring here in Western New York. After spending a long winter in hibernation, we could all use an excuse to get out of the house and celebrate the start of a new season. And what better way to… Read more »
Travel and Leisure Names Buffalo “America’s Friendliest City”
If you’ve spent much time in Western New York, you may already know that our region is well-known for the warm, friendly demeanor of its citizens. In our community, it’s not uncommon to see people helping their neighbors shovel snow from the latest blizzard or lending a hand with their gardens in the summertime. Buffalo… Read more »
Taste of Buffalo Announces Vendor Lineup for 2018
Did you know that Buffalo is home to the largest two-day food festival in the United States? More than 400,000 people attended the annual Taste of Buffalo Last year, where they had an opportunity to sample food and beverages from some of the best restaurants, food trucks and wineries in the region. The event occupies… Read more »
Treat Mom to One of These Great Mother’s Day Events!
Still looking for something to do with the most important woman in your life this Mother’s Day? You’ll have no shortage of options here in Western New York! This weekend, businesses throughout the region will be hosting fun, family-friendly events in honor of Mother’s Day. Check out a few of our favorites below! Mother’s Day… Read more »
Trout Season Is off to a Great Start in Western New York
The temperatures might still be a little chilly here on Grand Island, but that isn’t stopping the local anglers from making the most of the first days of trout season. The season started on Sunday, April 2, and fishing enthusiasts from throughout the region are already hauling in some pretty impressive catches. If you’d like… Read more »
Grand Island: Future Home of Western New York’s Welcome Center
Thanks to a multi-million dollar investment from the state government, Grand Island will soon become the official gateway to Western New York. In addition to receiving a new cashless tolling system, Grand Island will also be home to the Western New York Welcome Center on Alvin Road adjacent to I-190. This new welcome center will… Read more »
Experience the Festival of Lights in Hamburg This Weekend!
Christmas is just around the corner, and that means it’s time to take in all the sights and sounds of the holiday season in snowy Western New York. This weekend, you can take part in the largest holiday festival in the region at the fairgrounds in nearby Hamburg. The Fairgrounds Festival of Lights features a… Read more »