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Old May 14th, 2016, 03:16 PM   #3441
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Has anyone gone to Qdoba yet? The selection is rather good.

I had it in the falls with my girlfriend a couple weeks ago ...... it was good but a little more expensive then Chipotle or Moes.
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Old May 17th, 2016, 09:02 AM   #3442
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What Is Buffalo Billions?

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Old May 17th, 2016, 09:03 AM   #3443
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Its on my to do list , I didn't like Chipoltle... Moe's is nice if you want a filling meal..
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Old May 17th, 2016, 12:48 PM   #3444
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With Moes and Chipotle, I'm actially the opposite! I'm sure you'd like Qdoba though.

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Unfortunate that it's made its way to the downstate media. Just shows how large the corruption is. It's tarnished the reputation of my school as well. I was well aware of this kind of thing for a while because I was involved in some student level politics. They should have never merged.

A secret: If you look at my signature, Utica actually matches my school colors. That might change soon enough.
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Old May 18th, 2016, 06:28 PM   #3445
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I always thought these were ugly town homes by the lake because of their 70s-ish exterior. That's actually not the case and you'd be surprised at how they look on the inside (although the bathroom could get an update for the price).



http://www.bizjournals.com/buffalo/r...na=ha_buff_hod
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Old May 19th, 2016, 03:01 PM   #3446
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Unfortunate that it's made its way to the downstate media. Just shows how large the corruption is. It's tarnished the reputation of my school as well. I was well aware of this kind of thing for a while because I was involved in some student level politics. They should have never merged.

A secret: If you look at my signature, Utica actually matches my school colors. That might change soon enough.
Such a shameful , this scandal originally started downstate...then it expanded Upstate... To be fair , are you really surprised considered how fast certain projects got approved and moved forward...
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Old May 19th, 2016, 04:22 PM   #3447
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You're right, the speed certainly is questionable especially coming from a public entity. They put up a nearly billion dollar research incubator up on my campus, I watched it go up in only 2 years. Today the only tenant there is a security guard, but they say they're waiting on General Electric.
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Old May 23rd, 2016, 07:17 AM   #3448
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There was a shooting in the kitchen of the Anchor Bar the other day as many of you may know. Very unusual kind of shooting, although they're all uncalled for anyways. But the details are interesting:

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Freddie Dizon showed up for work in the Anchor Bar’s kitchen more than an hour late on Friday, muttering something about being followed.

Two hours later, Dizon, 32, lay wounded from bullets fired into his chest at close range. The father of three was pronounced dead at Erie County Medical Center.

“I just know that Freddie was upset throughout the whole day, saying that someone was following him,” said Ray Hogue, a line chef who was just feet away from Dizon when the gunfire erupted and was grazed in the back by a ricocheting bullet or a fragment.

Hogue said his workmate told him Friday and during the week that someone wanted to hurt him. The conflict might have had something to do with one of Dizon’s sons, Hogue said.

Buffalo police are aware of this, he added. But by Sunday afternoon, homicide detectives had announced no arrest, and police spokesman Michael J. DeGeorge did not return telephone messages about the investigation. So Dizon’s killer could still be at large.

Meanwhile, the restaurant at 1047 Main St. that originated the Buffalo chicken wing reopened at noon Sunday – 41 hours after the shooting – to a steady flow of customers.

The Anchor Bar had said in a statement that it “will not allow this act of senseless violence to keep us from serving the good people of this city.”

Dizon’s brother, a former Anchor Bar employee now living in Utah, began seeking donations on the GoFundMe website for Dizon’s children.

“My brother was murdered in cold blood at his place of employment where he made a living to provide for his three kids,” Danny Gomez wrote in his appeal. “He was such a fun-loving, talented, and good person who didn’t deserve this cowardly senseless tragedy.”

Hogue said he began his shift around 3 p.m. Friday, his customary starting time. Dizon was to have started soon after. On a typical Friday night, the pair would work side by side for hours.

This past Friday, Dizon showed up after 5, looking uneasy and preoccupied, Hogue said. At around 7, Dizon ventured into a nearby hallway, where some supplies are kept.

Hogue said he never saw the masked gunman. He later learned that the assailant had come in through a back door, walked purposefully behind Hogue and the other busy kitchen workers and confronted Dizon as he made his way from the hallway back to his workstation.

Then came the shots, three at first.

“Pop, pop, pop,” Hogue said in describing them. The other employees went into a crouch, and so did Hogue. But unlike the others, Hogue first felt something hot hit the center of his back. Hot metal had bounced, perhaps off a refrigerator, and sizzled into him. He was treated at ECMC and discharged.

The wounded Dizon retreated back in the direction from which he had come. He staggered out into a dining area and eventually out the front door before he collapsed, Hogue said. Patrons were scrambling, too, according to police.
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Old June 11th, 2016, 05:25 PM   #3449
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Because it is very much a Buffalo thing. I lived in a residential neighborhood in Pgh (Shadyside) for several years and three 15 story plus apartment houses went up quickly and with zero opposition. People there realize they are living in a City and innately understand that a city that refuses to grow is a city that will surely die
UPMC's plan to build hospital in Pleasant Hills would 'destroy' the neighborhood, opponents say
http://www.post-gazette.com/business...s/201601280201

Residents oppose redevelopment plan in East Liberty
http://pittsburgh.suntimes.com/pit-n...n-east-liberty

Residents Oppose TV Station's Building Plan for Neighborhood
https://www.questia.com/newspaper/1P...r-neighborhood

East End retail plan draws opposition from community group
http://www.post-gazette.com/local/ci...s/201406090047

Mount Washington residents, developer remain at odds over 2 condo projects
http://www.post-gazette.com/local/ci...s/200707290147

A $230 million hotel and retail project planned for the site was placed on hold in December when it failed to gain support of neighborhood groups.
http://triblive.com/x/pittsburghtrib.../s_622917.html
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Old June 25th, 2016, 01:48 AM   #3450
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Now that Cleveland broke its championship drought, the "Big Three" of cities from about 10 years go that have a championship drought - Cleveland, Philadelphia, and Buffalo - is down to one. ESPN did an article on the most championship-starved city now. You will be surprised at #1.

http://espn.go.com/espn/story/_/id/1...-diego-buffalo
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Old July 20th, 2016, 04:36 AM   #3451
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Can you believe that Ithaca is getting a project like this? The only one here that compares is the Willoughby Exchange thing.

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http://www.cityofithaca.org/DocumentCenter/View/4876

Hopefully this one goes better than the last developer's effort.
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Here is a link to population rankings for NFL cities. Based upon population within 75 miles with Canada EXCLUDED.

https://www.reddit.com/r/nfl/comment...a_market_size/
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