The Public – Hope Gardens: A New Residence for Homeless

(by Karen Carman) This past December, Hope Gardens opened its doors on the East Side of Buffalo. Hope Gardens is a newly built, 20-unit, permanent supportive housing project designed to meet the needs of women who have experienced chronic homelessness. Women...
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Down on the Farm: Summer to Autumn

(By Wilson Street Urban Farm) Busy is an understatement. August filled our plates with salads and our vases with flowers. It brought armloads of turnips and arugula and gave all the tomatoes it could. Somehow it managed to squeeze in...
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Tomorrow is Today, at Market Bar

This weekend I ventured outside of Kaisertown and attended the soft opening of The Market Bar located at 232 Gibson Ave- right across from the Broadway Market in the Broadway-Fillmore neighborhood on the East side. The bar is seated 2.83 miles from my home in Kaisertown, but it may as well have been 100 miles. […]