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Bailey Avenue Sees Major Investments Thanks to Better on Bailey Initiative

The University District Community Development Association‘s “Better on Bailey” grant program is moving full steam ahead, assisting half a dozen property owners on Bailey Avenue with targeted facade improvements and building renovations.

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In Buffalo, a Son Revives His Father’s Legacy

In the midst of the 1960s Civil Rights movement, Herbert Bellamy Sr. was an important black entrepreneur investing in the eastside of Buffalo. He founded 1490 Enterprises, Inc., a community center and nexus of African-American political and cultural life, to serve people living along Jefferson Avenue. Decades later, his son Herbert Bellamy Jr. has taken ...

Progress Continues at Northland Job Training Center

The Northland Workforce Training Center, a $60 million project touted under the Buffalo Billion, is shaping up.