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The Stake: A Westside Story

Saturday, April 19th, 2014 BUFFALOLOYALS.COM By Gregory M. Gelz View Original Article The stake I held in my hand wasn’t very valuable. It was wooden, weather-beaten and I had found it discarded onto a sidewalk street corner on Plymouth Avenue. I was volunteering to do just this task: pick up and clean up the Lower …

A.G. Schneiderman Announces $2.2m In New Funding For Innovative Sustainable Homes Programs In Buffalo, Rochester & Syracuse

PRESS RELEASE New Funds From Settlement With Power Company Will Help Refugee Community In Buffalo And At-Risk Homeowners In Rochester And Syracuse Cut Heating Bills, Eliminate Home Health And Safety Hazards Schneiderman: By Supporting New York’s Neediest Families, We Are Strengthening Our Neighborhoods And Revitalizing Our Communities December 12th, 2013  BUFFALO — Attorney General Eric …

Women In Leadership: Honoree Transforming Buffalo's West Side

October 28th, 2013 WKBW BUFFALO View Original Article Stephanie Simeon’s passion has a purpose. The executive director of the non-profit group, Heart of the City Neighborhoods is working to turn around Buffalo’s West Side, renovating dilapidated homes instead of tearing them down. “I feel like vacant lots are empty teeth in a neighborhood,” says Simeon. …

3 Smartest Things In Buffalo- July 18th, 2013

July 18, 2013, TRENDINGBUFFALO.COM View Original Article 3 Smartest Things In Buffalo- July 18th, 2013 Written By Scott Michalak I can’t help you beat the heat. Or the humidity. So please stop complaining about it on my Twitter feed and turn your attention back to more pressing issues, like coffee, cat pictures, and hot Ryan …

New Low-Income Apartments Open on West Side

July 17th, 2013 03:12 PM, BUFFALO YNN View Original Article and Video New Low-Income Apartments Open on West Side By: Anna Hoffmann BUFFALO, N.Y. — A vacant lot on the west side has been converted into eight low-income apartments. There was an official ribbon cutting at the Cynthia Garden apartments Wednesday. The $1.5 million project …

Construction Watch: Cynthia Gardens

December 25th, 2012, 8:00AM, BUFFALO RISING ONLINE View Original Article Heart of the City Neighborhoods is building eight units of green, affordable housing on the city’s Lower West Side.  The project is being constructed at 294-302 Hudson Street between Plymouth and West avenues. The two townhouse-style buildings designed by Stieglitz Snyder Architecture reflect the neighborhood’s …