On Friday, State Sen. Timothy Kennedy announced the Uptown Theater, 3165 Bailey Ave., is being awarded a $150,000 state grant that could allow it to reopen in early 2015. Theater productions, occasional movies and concerts, and other community and educational events are planned.
“There is no venue like this here in the area – period – no place for families or kids to go without having to go outside the area,” said owner Ibrahim Cisse, an immigrant who came from the Ivory Coast to the United States about 20 years ago and lives in the neighborhood. Continue reading
When: 10am, Friday, February 28th, 2014
Where: Uptown Theatre located at 3165 Bailey Avenue, Buffalo N.Y. 14215 Continue reading
We are pleased to inform you that the City of Buffalo Emergency Repair Program is now open. Continue reading
Speak one-on-one with Senator Kennedy and other community stakeholders. Discuss your ideas and concerns.
New York State Minorities in Criminal Justice would like to announce a scholarship opportunity for freshman and sophomore College Students in any major. The scholarships, of up to $1000, are to be rewarded based on the quality of the essay submitted and the student’s GPA. Continue reading
Buffalo, NY – At 2:00pm on October 9th, 2013, Bailey Avenue Business Association celebrated it’s first Partner Kickoff Event. BABA President, Abraham Cissé began the event with brief remarks to honor all present and express the organization’s mission and commitment to area businesses Continue reading
Buffalo Rising’s Mike Puma covered the Partner Kickoff Event on Wednesday, October 9th. Congrats to all who took place in the event for making it a success!
If you took part and enjoyed the kickoff, please feel free to use the social media links below to share the good news!