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Dog Ears Bookstore to Host Two Signing Events

Dog Ears Bookstore to Host Two Signing Events

 

The nonprofit Dog Ears Bookstore & Café, located at 688 Abbott Road in South Buffalo, will host two book-signing events with local authors on Jan. 11 and 12.

Brick Oven Bistro & Deli Offers Special Holiday Deal

Brick Oven Bistro & Deli Offers Special Holiday Deal

 

South Buffalo’s popular Brick Oven Bistro & Deli has a special offer that’s perfect for holiday gift giving. Throughout the 2013 holiday season, patrons who purchase $100 in gift certificates for the restaurant, located at 904 Abbott Road, will receive an additional coupon valued at $20!

“It’s our way of giving back to our loyal customers who have been so instrumental to our success,” said John Glavey, co-owner of the restaurant which opened in February 2012. “You can use the additional $20 coupon as a gift or stocking stuffer, or just keep it for yourself for the next time you come to visit us.”

Kingsmill’s: A Unique Store Rich with History

Kingsmill’s: A Unique Store Rich with History

 

We’ll still see them in movies and old television shows from time to time, those grandiose department stores featuring multiple levels, high-end products and manually operated elevators. And in nearby London, Ontario, one of those rare examples of classic architecture still exists, a haven for shoppers who enjoy life’s finer things and tourists who appreciate a glimpse into the past.

Kingsmill’s, dating back to 1865, is London’s oldest and most respected department store. The four floors of the store, located at 130 Dundas St., offer a wide range of products including home furnishings, fine china and collectibles, fashions, cosmetics, linens, gifts, kitchenware, luggage and much more.

Press Raw Food & Juice to Open on Grant Street

Press Raw Food & Juice to Open on Grant Street

 

Press Raw Food & Juice, a specialty store for individuals interested in raw vegan and healthy food choices, will be the latest business to join the Grant Street revitalization when it opens for business on Thursday, Dec. 19. The food retailer and take-out shop is located at 197 Grant St. on Buffalo’s West Side.

“Press specializes in organic cold-pressed juices and raw organic foods,” said owner and executive chef Esther Pica. “We are, I think, the first in Buffalo to offer an entirely raw, vegan, organic and gluten-free menu. We’re sure that the demand is here.”

Winter Market at Horsefeathers: Dec. 14 Highlights

Winter Market at Horsefeathers: Dec. 14 Highlights

The popular Winter Market at Horsefeathers is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through May 3 and occupies portions of the first floor and lower level of the Horsefeathers Market & Residences, located at 346 Connecticut St. on Buffalo’s West Side. Come on out and stock up for the holiday season!

The market features farm-fresh produce as well as hand-crafted and locally produced products from approximately 20 vendors. Guests of the market can also become better acquainted with the establishment’s permanent businesses, including The Pasta Peddler, Blackbird Sweets, Jolie’s Traditional Chinese, Chow Chocolat and Martin Cooks restaurant.

Enjoy The Journey Art Gallery Lists Holiday Events

Enjoy The Journey Art Gallery Lists Holiday Events

 

West Seneca’s Enjoy The Journey Art Gallery has announced its lineup of creative classes and events to be offered throughout the holiday season.

The popular Wine Women & Art class with artist Andrea Oswald will once again be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12. Participants will paint two beautiful holiday wine glasses  featuring a poinsettia and a cardinal to take home.

JACOBS TO HOST PASSPORT OUTREACH AT NORTHTOWN AUTO BUREAU

JACOBS TO HOST PASSPORT OUTREACH AT NORTHTOWN AUTO BUREAU

Clerk’s Office provides convenience for travelers

Erie County, NY- As a service to Erie County residents, County Clerk Chris Jacobs is reminding travelers that his office is offering additional “Passports on the Move” outreach events the second Tuesday of every month. The next event will be held on Tuesday, December 10th, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Erie County Auto Bureau, located in the Northtown Plaza, 3095 Sheridan Drive in Amherst.

“The Clerk’s Office is pleased to make this service available in order to meet the growing demand for passports,” said County Clerk Jacobs. “I want to make County government more customer-centered, including offering convenient alternatives for our customers to obtain passports.”