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Posts Tagged ‘Buffalo

Buffalo School Segregation

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Alarming numbers according the Buffalo News. I am also sure that some pinhead is going to receive a $1 million grant to figure out why this is happening again after an attempt to fix it. Here are the numbers that were published; in 1972 there was 70% segregation, in 1992 39% of the schools were […]

Golden Jubilee of Wings

Friday, March 7, 2014

Some fun information and scattered thoughts. Wings or Chicken Wings but not Buffalo Wings, buffalo, contrary to popular folklore do not have wings. I do not know anyone from Buffalo that calls them Buffalo Wings. 50 years. WOW! congratulations! There is little doubt in my mind that “The Anchor Bar” is the first restaurant that […]

Buffalo Fire 30 Years

Friday, December 27, 2013

December 27, 1983. As everyone celebrates Christmas and the New Year take a moment out of your time to remember those who gave all. FF Michael Austin, FF Michael Catanzaro, FF Mathew Colpoys, FF James “Red” Lickfeld, and FF Anthony Waskielewicz you and your families will not be forgotten. These men lost their lives in […]

Earthquake

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Anyone else feel the earthquake about an hour ago?  I am in Machias right now and it rocked the house out here.  More later, have got to go to work. I have some time . . . now I hear it was 12 miles down, 5.5, near the Quebec and Ontario boarder.  Last time my wife […]

Continental 3407

Friday, February 13, 2009

Please excuse the spelling and grammatical errors that are below because I am trying to get this info out quickly. Please excuse the spelling and grammatical errors that are below because I am trying to get this info out quickly. My God. Buffalo’s first and worst commercial air disaster. Continental 3407 (Colgan Air) crashed into […]