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Weinberg Campus Hosts Spring Gardening Event on May 14th

Weinberg Campus Hosts Spring Gardening Event on May 14th

Weinberg Campus Will Host Spring Gardening Event on May 14th!

Free & Open to the Public to Attend…

Amherst, New York -- Weinberg Campus, a senior living community in Amherst, New York, will be blossoming with ideas when they host a Spring Gardening Event on Saturday, May 14, 2011 from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm at their Campus located at 2700 N. Forest Road in Getzville, New York.

The event will feature experts from Arbordale Nurseries who will give tips on the many options for container gardening as well as an exciting WBEN-AM 930 live remote with radio personalities Dominic Cortese at 10:00 am and Ken Brown at 11:00 am..  Cortese will host his weekly Home Improvement Hour and Brown will host his weekly Home Garden Show live from Weinberg Campus.

Exhibit for Amherst Garden Walk

Exhibit for Amherst Garden Walk

Are you proud of you landscape gardens? Do you want to share your gardens and swap gardening tips with others? Join us by participating in our second annual Amherst Garden Walk held on Saturday, July 23, 2011 from 10 AM to 4 PM.

We are looking for residents who wish to open their gardens to the public. Additionally, we are encouraging neighborhoods to participate in highlighting their gardens together as a community event. Homeowners associations and gardening clubs are invited to participate as well.

If you are interested in participating, or have any questions, please email gardenwalk@amherst.ny.us or call the Supervisor’s Office at 631–7032 by June 30 for an application. Amherst will issue a map of locations so that people may do a driving tour of our local Amherst gardens. The map will be downloadable from the town’s website.

Southern BBQ Classes Being Held at Artisan Kitchens & Baths

Southern BBQ Classes Being Held at Artisan Kitchens & Baths

BUFFALO, N.Y - With spring around the corner its almost time to brush off the grill and start planning on those BBQ's. Smokin' Eagles BBQ is presenting a Southern BBQ Cooking Class Saturday April 16 at Artisan Kitchens & Baths, 200 Amherst Street in Buffalo.

The day long class features International BBQ Instructors "Rocky" Danner, Jeff Danner, and Danny Montgomery teaching the arts of grilling Chicken, Pork, Ribs, and the Beef Brisket. The Smokin' Eagles BBQ Team will also teach you how to cook with a Dutch Oven using charcoal.

As Winter Storm Season Approaches, Be Ready for Emergency Situations

As Winter Storm Season Approaches, Be Ready for  Emergency Situations


Safety is Top Priority in All Emergencies; National Grid Follows Well-Tested Plans for Restoration

  

National Grid crews prepare for winter storms all year round by taking part in drills and familiarizing themselves with time-tested emergency restoration plans. As the season approaches, the company urges its customers to also prepare for possible storms and power outages,  as well as learning important safety tips in case of an unexpected event.

As Winter Storm Season Approaches, Be Ready for Emergency Situations

As Winter Storm Season Approaches, Be Ready for  Emergency Situations


Safety is Top Priority in All Emergencies; National Grid Follows Well-Tested Plans for Restoration

  

National Grid crews prepare for winter storms all year round by taking part in drills and familiarizing themselves with time-tested emergency restoration plans. As the season approaches, the company urges its customers to also prepare for possible storms and power outages,  as well as learning important safety tips in case of an unexpected event.

National Grid Offers Energy, Money-Saving Tips for Safe, Bright Holiday

National Grid Offers Energy, Money-Saving Tips for Safe, Bright Holiday

National Grid customers don’t have to be Scrooges to save money on lighting and festivities this holiday season.  By following some simple energy efficiency and safety tips, customers can benefit from a more environmentally friendly, safe and cost-effective season.

 

Save Big on Lighting

Over the past few years, new lighting alternatives have become available that may cost more initially, but cost much less to maintain and operate.  Energy-efficient miniature or light-emitting diode (LED) lights use considerably less energy than traditional lighting technology. The list below provides customers with the potential costs associated with each type of lighting.

EXCLUSIVE: "Central Park, Buffalo, NY: A Neighborhood of History and Tradition"

Proud Buffalonians and local history/architecture buffs have cause to celebrate this holiday season: a recently released book, “Central Park, Buffalo, New York: A Neighborhood of History and Tradition," telling the pictorial story of the beloved neighborhood, is now available.

The 214-page, full color, photo-based book focuses on one of the first planned neighborhoods in Western New York. This thoroughly documented coffee-table book takes readers on a tour of the Central Park’s graceful homes, historic churches and tree-lined streets. The book is available exclusively for sale at the Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society’s Museum Shop. The price is $39.95, and all proceeds go directly to the Museum.