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YAK Car Pic of the Day

posted December 20, 12:01 am on Artvoice Daily

Our friend Nick down in Arlington, Va. sent along this famous 1952 Hudson Hornet stock car from last May’s “Cars at the Capital” gathering on the National Mall in Washington. The No... (more)

The Ice at Canalside: Why did this take so long to complete?

posted December 19, 12:34 pm on Artvoice Daily

If you were one of the lucky ones who attended yesterday’s opening of the new canals on the former Aud Block at Canalside, then you know what a fabulous and magnificent event this was here in the City of Buffalo... (more)

YAK Car Pic of the Day

posted December 19, 12:01 am on Artvoice Daily

Let’s see, there’s “well-aged,” and then there’s just plain “aged,” which is about where this 1973 Dodge Dart Swinger falls in. The Swinger started life in 1971 as a compact muscle car with a 340CID V-8 stuffed under the hood... (more)

USS w/ special guests The Dave Nolf Band

posted December 18, 5:01 pm on Artvoice Daily

December 19, 2014 | Niagara Falls, New York @ The Rapids TheatreTickets: $15 in Advance / $20 at the Door All-Ages (Anyone under 16 must be accompanied by an adult) It’s hard to put your thumb on USS (Ubiquitous Synergy Seeker)... (more)

Thanks, Bavarian Nut Company & Campus Wheelworks!

posted December 18, 4:49 pm on Artvoice Daily

Dan Desrosiers who owns the BNC was kind enough to let Artvoice use his sidewalk for almost two hours while AV staffers photographed the Last Minute Gift Guide cover on a frigid winter afternoon in mid-December... (more)

Erie County Legislature Endorses TNVR

posted December 18, 2:18 pm on Artvoice Daily

The Erie County Legislature has just passed a resolution forwarded by Legislator Ted Morton and sponsored by all legislators endorsing Trap Neuter Vaccinate and Return (TNVR) as the best method for managing free roaming community cats in the County... (more)

Elizabeth Warren Tells The Truth About Washington

posted December 18, 2:08 pm on Artvoice Daily

United States Senator Elizabeth Warren (D) Massachusetts recently asked on the floor of the Senate: “Who does Congress work for? Does it work for the millionaires, the billionaires, the giant companies with their armies of lobbyists and lawyers, or does it work for all the people”? Warren made this statement while discussing the $1... (more)

This Modern World: Tortured Logic

posted December 18, 12:56 pm on Artvoice Daily

YAK Car Pic of the Day

posted December 18, 12:01 am on Artvoice Daily

The brochure called the 1964 Cadillac Sixty-Two “The Youthful Series.” Hmm…  The series description doesn’t quite elaborate why that was. Maybe it was the price. At around $400 less than the Coupe de Ville, a potential buyer could probably buy one six months sooner, and thus be “more youthful” by half-a-year... (more)

New York State Bans Fracking

posted December 17, 4:56 pm on Artvoice Daily

Over two years in the making, the New York State Department of Health document A Public Health Review of High Volume Hydraulic Fracturing for Shale Gas Development was released today. Click here to read the 184-page report... (more)

YAK Car Pic of the Day

posted December 17, 12:01 am on Artvoice Daily

From a time when cars were big and trunks were small apartments, comes this 1939 Buick Special Model 41. The brochure doesn’t mince words when describing this car: “A five-passenger four-door touring sedan with trunk back... (more)

Who Needs An Offense, Anyway?

posted December 16, 6:14 pm on Artvoice Daily

    As Green Bay’s offense took the field with just less than two minutes left in Sunday’s game at Ralph Wilson Stadium, it was tough not to think something really, really bad was about to happen to the Buffalo Bills... (more)

Buffalo Joint Schools Construction Program Audit

posted December 16, 10:44 am on Artvoice Daily

   December 12, 2014 New York State Office of the State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli New York State Comptroller 110 State Street Albany, New York 12236 New York State Education Department John King Commissioner 89 Washington Avenue Albany, New York 12234 Dear Comptroller DiNapoli and Commissioner King: The Program Provider seeks to close out the 12- year, $1... (more)

YAK Car Pic of the Day

posted December 16, 12:01 am on Artvoice Daily

It was movie night in the YAK office over the weekend. Fired-up the DVR and watched the 1966 Paul Newman detective flick Harper. Harper’s one of those crusty, sleep-in-the-office investigators (marital problems, natch) who still manages to drive around in this 1956 Porsche 356 A Speedster... (more)