Poverty Workshop Will Feature New Research on Homelessness

Fifty years ago Martin Luther King, Jr. and other civil rights leaders declared a Poor Peoples Campaign that culminated in a massive march on...

ERIE COUNTY ANNOUNCES HAZARDOUS HOUSEHOLD WASTE DROPOFF DATES

The Erie County Department of Environment & Planning, in cooperation with the Town of Amherst, Erie Community College, and Northeast Southtowns Solid Waste Management...
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Constituents Call on Rep. Chris Collins to Host Town Hall

More than 150 citizens attended a “Demonstration to Demand Answers” outside Rep. Chris Collins’ office today.  The rally was critical of Rep. Collins for...

BPS Teacher Apologizes to Student Protestor; District Rolls out Diversity Development...

NOTE: This is an update to our original story back in October CJ Banks came to the DPCC for help, and after several meeting and...
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Turn 27 Blue

The Democratic Chairs from the eight counties which comprise New York's 27th congressional district announce their new initiative "Turn 27 Blue": a joint effort with grassroots...

Niagara University Moves to Test Optional Admission Policy

Niagara University President James Maher announced that Niagara University would be the first in WNY to implement a new test optional admissions policy for...

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE 2014 FARM TO TABLE UPSTATE-DOWNSTATE AGRICULTURE SUMMIT

First Ever Summit, Hosted by Lieutenant Governor Duffy, Helps Strengthen the State’s Agricultural Economy Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today highlighted results from the first-ever Farm...
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Canterbury Woods Announces Plans for the Andy Anselmo Performing Arts Theater

Andy Anselmo’s musical life has taken him from his Buffalo roots to stages, recording studios and performance halls everywhere from New York to London,...

PETITION: Gun Control: Now!

We need commonsense gun control now, including the following: * Ban civilian ownership of weapons designed for warfare. * Close the gun show loophole. * Create certificates...
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LIVE: Hand in Hand – A Benefit for Hurricane Relief ...

When: Tuesday Sept. 12th Time: 8pm Hand In Hand" A Benefit for Hurricane Relief, https://handinhand2017.com/, will raise money for those impacted by Hurricane Harvey...

Saturn Club Demonstration Spoofs Chris Collins’ Tax Scam

A broad coalition of citizen groups assembled outside Buffalo’s elite Saturn Club on Monday to criticize Congressman Chris Collins’ support for the Republican Tax Plan. The Bill...
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David DiPietro’s Queer Dance Party in Protest of Assemblyman’s Racist Agenda

Members of the group Queers for Racial Justice graced Assembly Member DiPietro’s District Office with a dance party/ protest meant to highlight his involvement...