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Should Buffalo Return to Neighborhood Schools?

On August 26, The Buffalo News published an article on the revival of the debate over whether Buffalo should return to a neighborhood schools model. Members of the board majority listed neighborhood schools as one of nine structural reforms they want the district to undertake, hoping “to see the majority of struggling, general education elementary […]
Public Review of Buffalo Green Code

Public Review of Buffalo Green Code

Delaware District Council Member Michael J. LoCurto and the Mayor’s Office of Strategic Planning will host a public forum to provide residents and...
Our  #ALS  #IceBucketChallenge

Our #ALS #IceBucketChallenge

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge made its way to us so we made a donation and also accepted the challenge. Bucket cam included. If you haven't yet...
Siemens6MWa

New Kid on the Block

The first of the brand new 6 MW Siemens wind turbine with a 154 meter rotor diameter (SWT-6.0-154) just got certified as a viable product recently....
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People’s Climate March in New York City

In September, world leaders are coming to New York City for a UN summit on the climate crisis. The UN Secretary­ General is urging governments to support an ambitious global agreement to dramatically reduce global warming pollution. On Sunday, September 21, over 300 groups representing youth, parents, faith communities, labor unions and more will march […]
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The Public Good with Franchelle Hart

The Partnership for the Public Good has a weekly radio show, The Public Good, which airs on WUFO 1080AM every Tuesday at 1 p.m. Our co-director, Sam Magavern, talks with representatives from local non-profits and grassroots organizations who are contributing to the public good in their community and discusses some of the hottest issues. Listen […]
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Recycling Alliance Seeking Volunteers for Elmwood Art Fest

The Buffalo Recycling Alliance will have “recycling rangers” in attendance at this years Elmwood Avenue Festival of the Arts to help promote recycling. The festival will take place on August 23 and 24. It will run from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Each volunteer […]
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Save the Date: Peace & Nonviolence Festival

On Sunday, September 21, 2014, several nonviolence groups and community members will gather at Delaware Park’s Rose Garden to raise awareness to reduce violence in our communities and our world. The International Day of Peace “Peace & Nonviolence Festival” will take place from 1 to 5 p.m. and is free to attend. There will be […]