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Tree Full of Shoes
It sounds strange to us, but apparently there is a tree known as the Shoe Tree, actually several trees.
The Shoe Tree of Middlegate in Western New York is said to have been started by a newlywed couple who was in a fight that ended with good fortune...
Local 'Screaming Tunnel'
Not too far from Buffalo, NY, is the Screaming Tunnel. This tunnel runs beneath the Grand Trunk railroad tracks in Niagara Falls just off Warner Road, which is actually pretty cool, but the ghost story that accompanies the bridge is somewhat disturbing -- at least to some...
Beneath the Canal
The Culvert Road tunnel in Medina, NY, is the only place where you can cross UNDERNEATH the Erie Canal. Not that you could get us to try it...that sounds creepy. The man-made Erie Canal was created to provide easier access between the Atlantic and the Great Lakes Region...
Bet You Didn’t Know These Things About Orchard Park
Orchard Park is a town in Erie County and contains a village with the same name. It is part of the Southtowns of Buffalo, which most years means it's a mecca for snow storms, but this year.....
The town was separated from the Town of Hamburg in 1850 and renamed to the town of Ellicott after Joseph El…
UB BULLS MEN MAKE HISTORY!
WBLK CONGRATULATES THE 2015 UNIVERSITY of BUFFALO BASKETBALL TEAM on BEING the FIRST TEAM IN UB BULLS MEN'S BASKETBALL HISTORY TO GO TO THE NCAA FINALS... THE BIG DANCE!!!!!
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Do You Accept Her Apology?
If you haven't heard, Young Money emcee Nicki Minaj dropped a new song with a visual entitled "Lookin A** Ni**a". The controversy arose when the cover art for the song was released with a photo of Malcolm X looking out of a window with an AK-47 during Black History Month.
A "ROOTS" Re-Make Coming!
An ever sensitive topic though it remains, slavery films in Hollywood have no doubt risen  the last few years in public profile, from '12 Years a Slave' to 'Django Unchained,' and now the trend has reached TV. History will reboot the iconic 'Roots' miniseries …