End the routine use of overtime and reallocate the $11 million currently being used to pay overtime, to hire at least 150 new police officers...Read More
Homicides increased 31% over the previous year. Over 80% of the victims are African American... only 14 of the 62 killings have been solved.Read More
All but one of the victims killed under the age of 25. Total homicides for the year stands at 57 -- 10 more than in the previous year. An average of 1 murder every 6 days.Read More
The National Association of Realtors has named Buffalo a top real estate market for young millennial home buyers...Read More
Buffalo was named the most walkable neighborhood in the country...Read More
Buffalo is the 5th-best city to make your mark...Read More
A study ranks Buffalo as the nation's 6th best city for quality of life and the best in the Northeast...Read More
How did HUB manage to outmaneuver a number of powerful elected officials and overwhelming community opposition?
This is what the Buffalo Bills stadium would look like if it was placed downtown. Well, at least if Artvoice their way...Read More
Despite all of the waterfront development going on downtown, there are a growing number of Buffalonians who are not thinking about the next Canalside concert. Their conversations don’t include the towering cranes visible on Buffalo’s skyline. Instead of enjoying Food Truck Tuesday, they are standing in line at the soup kitchen...Read More
As gun violence in the City of Buffalo continues to run rampant, the city's gun buyback program has shelled out over $200,000 dollars to gun owners, and possible criminals, in the past 6 years. The program has proven to be little more than a "feel good" campaign, and much less in the way of preventing or reducing gun-related incidents...Read More
A walk to remember... for all the wrong reasons.
A plead from a rape survivor at the "Take back the night" rally begs the question: How long is too long to report rape?Read More
Development money is finally pouring into the city's waterfront and downtown core. But crime, aided by poverty, unemployment and lack of education, is on the rise...Read More
Score one for the little guy: the community had a big day in their fight against methadone clinic location.Read More
Give us a break, please. Let the towns, villages and Buffalo Bisons provide the fireworks displays. I can handle those because they happen in one location, from one direction, at a set time...Read More