Jun 23

Collaborative Brew To Celebrate the “Best 12 Days of Summer”

HAMBURG, NY – Despite the postponement of this year’s 181st ECF, Western New Yorkers will still be able to “Taste the Fair” this summer. Through a collaborative effort between the Flying Bison Brewing Company and the Erie County Agricultural Society… “FairTastic Lemon Strawberry Ale” will soon hit store shelves. The brew is based on the Read More

Jun 19

Ten Lives Club Summer Raffle Tickets

Blasdell, NY – – Ten Lives Club Cat Adoption Group still has “Summer Raffle Tickets” for sale at $5 each. Eleven lucky winners will be pulled and prizes can range from theme baskets to money with the top prize being $250 cash. Winners do not need to be present when the drawing is held on Read More

Jun 18

Hamburg Farmers’ Market moves location for 2020 Season to accommodate more patrons while maintaining social distancing

Hamburg, NY – This year the 43rd Hamburg Farmers’ Market will be moving starting on June 20, 2020 from the Hamburg Village Municipal Parking Lot to Moose Lodge 992 in Hamburg. The move comes after large crowds packed the market in its first two weeks of opening. The the lot cannot accommodate proper social distancing, Read More

Jun 9

Erie County Agricultural Society to Host Western New York Youth in Ag Bonanza

Hamburg, New York – Following the announcement of many pandemic related cancellations across the region, the Erie County Agricultural Society (ECAS) announced the launch of the “Western New York Youth in Ag Bonanza” program. This “reduced spectator” series of livestock and animal shows will take place on the Erie County Fairgrounds over the course of Read More

Jun 3

Hamburg’s First Coworking Space to open in 2020

The first coworking space of its kind in WNY, Covergence Coworking, is scheduled to open at 4900 Lake Shore Rd. by the fall of 2020. Read the entire press release. FINAL Convergence Coworking PR

May 27

181st Erie County Fair to be Postponed Until 2021 Cancellation During 2020 Pandemic Only the Second Time Since 1841 That No Fair Will Be Held

181st Erie County Fair to be Postponed Until 2021 Cancellation During 2020 Pandemic Only the Second Time Since 1841 That No Fair Will Be Held For Immediate Release: Wednesday, May 27, 2020 HAMBURG, NY – The Erie County Agricultural Society, sponsors of the Erie County Fair, announced today that it has decided to postpone the Read More

May 20

National Grid Awards Town of Hamburg IDA Grant to further Industrial Development

Hamburg, New York – 20  May 2020 – The Hamburg Industrial Development Agency will be expanding its marketing efforts of the Lake Erie Commerce Center through a matching grant from National Grid.  The award will be used to boost both local and national marketing efforts of the prime industrial development site. “We have close to 70 Read More

Apr 13

COVID-19 Survey launched to determine impact on WNY Business

WNY ‘s public and private sectors are joining forces to access the full economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on business throughout the region. Read the full press release  and be sure to fill out the survey! Press Release – Private Public Sectors Launch Survey to Determine COVID-19 Impact on WNY Business

Apr 6

Ten Lives Club Participates in “Empty the Shelters”

Blasdell NY- – Bissell Pet Foundation is hosting and emergency “Empty the Shelters” event running until April 15th. Ten Lives Club Cat Adoption Group is participating in this event to try and get as many cats into new homes and out of the shelter. During this event adult cats, aged one year and older, will Read More

Mar 20

SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to New York Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to New York Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) ATLANTA – The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to New York small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza announced today. SBA acted under its Read More