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Robert Irvine returns to rescue restaurants from failure on new season of 'Restaurant: Impossible'
Tue, Nov 22nd 2022 06:50 pm
Turning around desperate restaurants from impending failure is a daunting mission, and Robert Irvine is back to take on the challenge on the return of Food Network's "Restaurant: Impossible," premiering Thursday, Dec. 29 (8 p.m. ET/PT). With only two days, Robert will overhaul the menus, train the service and kitchen staff, and renovate the design to rescue these businesses from impending failure, making the impossible possible.
'Billsgiving': How to combine turkey & tailgating this holiday
Tue, Nov 22nd 2022 05:15 pm
The Buffalo Bills are scheduled to play at 12:30 p.m. on Thanksgiving this year, and the "Bills Mafia" are getting ready for it. In lieu of a traditional meal, try morphing the usual turkey day dinner with gameday dishes.
Alzheimer's Association offers tips for holiday travel for families facing Alzheimer's
Tue, Nov 22nd 2022 07:00 am
Holiday travel can be hectic for us all, but it is especially challenging for families impacted by Alzheimer's. For these families, even short trips during the holidays can be stressful and disorienting.
ECDOH: Make food safety part of your Thanksgiving dinner
Mon, Nov 21st 2022 05:20 pm
Whether you are preparing a holiday meal for yourself or dozens of guests, there are simple steps to follow to make sure that your guests walk away with a full stomach, and not a case of food poisoning. The Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) is sharing these holiday meal prep recommendations before Thanksgiving Day.
AAA predicts record Thanksgiving travel for New York
Mon, Nov 21st 2022 12:20 pm
New York is expected to set a record for number of travelers over the five-day 2022 Thanksgiving holiday period (Nov. 23-27).
Life-sized 'Gingerbread Wonderland' returns to Niagara Falls Culinary Institute
Mon, Nov 21st 2022 09:35 am
"Gingerbread Wonderland" will return to the Niagara Falls Culinary Institute (NFCI) from Nov. 26 through Dec. 18. Events will run from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturdays, and from noon to 4 p.m. Sundays.
Niagara Gospel Mission to hand out over 1,000 meals to Niagara Falls neighbors in need
Mon, Nov 21st 2022 07:00 am
Niagara Gospel Mission, 1317 Portage Road in Niagara Falls, will hand out over 1,000 meals to the people in need in the city. 
Crustless pie a treat for those with gluten intolerance
Mon, Nov 21st 2022 07:00 am
The holiday season is a popular time to entertain. Food is often a focal point of holiday season entertaining.
Thanksgiving: A guide to cooking with kids
Mon, Nov 21st 2022 07:00 am
Children may start their culinary careers crafting mud pies in their backyards, but that creativity and imagination soon may translate into foods they can actually eat. Many kids love cooking, because it can be fun and messy, which are two qualities that children find hard to resist.
San Francisco's hottest chef, Kathy Fang, innovates Chinese cuisine while honoring traditions of her legendary father, Peter Fang, in new docuseries 'Chef Dynasty: House of Fang'
Fri, Nov 18th 2022 02:45 pm
Chef and restaurateur Kathy Fang serves up mouthwatering Chinese fusion dishes that challenge conventional culinary ideas at Fang, the hot restaurant she co-owns in San Francisco with her father, chef Peter Fang. This father/daughter duo is a dominant force in San Francisco's food world, and now Kathy is ready to expand their business while honoring their roots in the six-episode docuseries "Chef Dynasty: House of Fang."
NY Farm Bureau market basket survey reveals inflation continues to push up price of Thanksgiving dinner
Fri, Nov 18th 2022 02:45 pm
New York Farm Bureau's 2022 market basket survey shows the price of a traditional Thanksgiving dinner saw a double-digit price jump from last year's meal. The average total price, which includes a 16-pound turkey and other common items found on a holiday dinner table, is $66.39, about a 26% increase over last year's price of $52.59.
'Kids Baking Championship' returns with entrepreneurial young bakers competing in new challenges designed to test their baking & business skills
Fri, Nov 18th 2022 02:35 pm
On Monday, Dec. 26 (8 p.m. ET/PT), the Emmy-nominated competition series "Kids Baking Championship" returns for a new season. For the first time, Valerie Bertinelli and Duff Goldman welcome a dozen kid entrepreneurs with burgeoning baking businesses and will not only test the young bakers' skills in the kitchen, but also their business savvy.
Hochul announces $234 million in additional food assistance for November
Fri, Nov 18th 2022 11:50 am
Gov. Kathy Hochul on Friday announced that all New Yorkers enrolled in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program will receive the maximum allowable level of food benefits for November. All households participating in SNAP - including those already at the maximum level of benefits - will receive a supplemental allotment this month, resulting in a roughly $234 million infusion of federal funding into the New York state economy.
State agriculture commissioner: $850,000 available to expand farm-to-school program across New York
Fri, Nov 18th 2022 10:50 am
New York State Agriculture Commissioner Richard A. Ball announced $850,000 is available for eligible school districts to expand farm-to-school programs across New York.
Buffalo Sabres, Wegmans, Audacy partner for 'Turkeys For Tickets' drive
Tue, Nov 15th 2022 03:55 pm
The Buffalo Sabres will partner with Wegmans and Audacy for a Thanksgiving turkey drive on Thursday, Nov. 17, to benefit the Buffalo City Mission and FeedMore WNY.
Tops Friendly Markets launches 18th annual 'Food 2 Families' campaign
Mon, Nov 14th 2022 02:15 pm
Tops Friendly Markets is once again hosting its annual "Food 2 Families" campaign, now in its 18th year, with a goal to provide more than 2 million meals for neighbors in need. The initiative continues to Dec. 24.
How to avoid dry turkey this Thanksgiving
Mon, Nov 14th 2022 07:00 am
Turkey is the centerpiece of Thanksgiving dinners. The National Turkey Federation estimates approximately 46 million turkeys are consumed on Thanksgiving each year, followed by 22 million turkeys at Christmastime.
Chocolate is the star in this crowd-pleasing cookie
Mon, Nov 14th 2022 07:00 am
Cookies garner a lot of fanfare come the holiday season. They're given as gifts, left out for Santa, and shared with family and friends. Rolled and cut cookies get the bulk of the attention, especially when frosted and decorated to perfection. But plenty of classic cookies are equally at home on holiday cookie plates or nestled in cookie jars.
Tips to simplify Thanksgiving entertaining
Mon, Nov 14th 2022 07:00 am
Preparing Thanksgiving dinner for a houseful of close friends and relatives can be a tad overwhelming. Thanksgiving is a food- and tradition-centric holiday, and all eyes are typically on the dinner table. Pulling off a feast of this magnitude - multiple courses, side dishes and desserts - takes considerable effort. These tips, tricks and timesavers can be a Thanksgiving host's saving grace.
FASNY offers Thanksgiving reminder ahead of peak home cooking fire season
Sat, Nov 12th 2022 11:25 am
Thanksgiving and the holiday season are almost upon us, and historically, the arrival of cooler weather and more home cooking - especially for the holidays - lead to an increase in home cooking fires.
New Food Network docuseries 'Bake It 'Til You Make It' follows 7 bakers obsessed with dramatic world of competitive baking
Wed, Nov 9th 2022 12:55 pm
From cake conventions to cookie shows, thousands of passionate, creative bakers are rising to the occasion in competitive baking as they create masterful, award-winning edible art from their home kitchens.
How to furnish your dining area
Tue, Nov 8th 2022 07:00 am
Modern homes look a bit different than those of generations past. Rather than several small rooms divided by walls, modern homes offer open-concept floor plans. That means the boundaries between spaces are not so defined, allowing rooms and activities to blend into one another.
Bacon makes pumpkin pie even better
Sat, Nov 5th 2022 12:30 pm
Pumpkin pie is a fall favorite, but it's also a perfect pie to serve throughout the holiday season.
2 unique ways to cook a Thanksgiving turkey
Sat, Nov 5th 2022 12:25 pm
Thanksgiving is a beloved holiday. Families may have their own unique Thanksgiving traditions, but one staple of this kickoff to the holiday season is bound to make its way to Thanksgiving dinner tables no matter how unusual families' holiday celebrations may be: turkey.
Girl Scouts of Western New York prepares for some updates this upcoming cookie season
Fri, Nov 4th 2022 03:30 pm
On Thursday, Girl Scouts of Western New York announced some additions and changes to the upcoming cookie season. Starting next month, GSWNY is bringing back its early holiday offer with the winter launch of the iconic Girl Scout Cookie Program. Girl Scout Cookie lovers across Western New York will be able to purchase their favorite cookies online on Dec. 10, making the winter season a little brighter - just in time for the holidays.
NYS Department of Agriculture accepting applications for nearly $26 million New York Food for New York Families
Thu, Nov 3rd 2022 09:40 am
New York State Agriculture Commissioner Richard A. Ball on Wednesday announced the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets is accepting applications for its nearly $26 million New York Food for New York Families. The program, which is funded through the U.S. Department of Agriculture, aims to provide a boost to New York farmers, increase communities' access to local foods, and further enhance the resiliency of New York's food system.
Center Street update: Major changes at Gather
Fri, Oct 28th 2022 11:05 am
To those Lewiston residents traveling Center Street who have noticed exterior work taking place at Gather American Eatery: That's just the beginning.
Amazon Freevee announces Jeannie Mai Jenkins as host of 'America's Test Kitchen: The Next Generation'
Sat, Oct 22nd 2022 04:20 pm
Home cooks from across the country will compete to see who has what it takes to join the coveted America's Test Kitchen team on Amazon Freevee's new original series, "America's Test Kitchen: The Next Generation." The 10-episode series, hosted by Emmy-winner Jeannie Mai Jenkins, premieres Dec. 9, with new episodes airing weekly until Feb. 10, exclusively on Amazon Freevee in the U.S. and U.K.
Niagara Falls City Market hosts 'Artisan Day' initiative to help promote historic venue
Mon, Oct 17th 2022 03:45 pm
The Niagara Falls City Market will host what organizers hope will be the first annual "Artisan Day at the Market." This event is set for Friday, Oct. 21, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. at 779 E. Market St.
Wine and Chocolate Festival returns to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters
Mon, Oct 17th 2022 07:00 am
The Summit Federal Credit Union will sponsor the fifth Buffalo Wine and Chocolate Festival on Saturday, Nov. 12, at The Powerhouse, an historical, 22,000-square-foot space nestled in the heart of industrial Buffalo.
SUNY Erie City Campus & Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra to present lunchtime concert series
Fri, Oct 14th 2022 12:50 pm
SUNY Erie Community College and the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra are presenting a free concert series in the atrium of SUNY Erie's City Campus, at 121 Ellicott St., Buffalo. The series will include six noon concerts on select Mondays, during which listeners can gather in the atrium and either bring a lunch or purchase one at the SUNY Erie cafeteria.
'Bison Bob's Jamboree' is a murder-mystery wine-pairing dinner
Wed, Oct 12th 2022 04:05 pm
The Winery at Marjim Manor will hold a repeat performance of its murder-mystery dinner theater, "Bison Bob's Jamboree," at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22.
Food Network picks up 'Bobby's Triple Threat' for second season
Tue, Oct 11th 2022 02:50 pm
Fresh off its successful premiere on Sept. 27, the brand-new Bobby Flay series "Bobby's Triple Threat" has already been picked up for a second season to air in 2023, it was announced by Jane Latman, president of home and food content and streaming, Warner Bros. Discovery.
Veggie Van takes on food deserts in Niagara County
Tue, Oct 11th 2022 02:40 pm
Kevin O'Connor used to walk five miles from his apartment complex in Lockport to get to the nearest grocery store. But for the last two years, he's had access to food from a more convenient location: the Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) of Niagara County's Veggie Van mobile market.
Niagara University Family Business Center announces upcoming breakfast forums
Mon, Oct 10th 2022 03:00 pm
The Niagara University Family Business Center is celebrating its 20th season of breakfast forums with the following events:
Perry's Ice Cream expanding to produce stick ice cream bars
Tue, Oct 4th 2022 02:35 pm
Perry's Ice Cream Company Inc. is expanding its production capabilities to meet the growth of the novelty market. Perry's is investing $18 million into a 20,000-square-foot expansion, and the purchase of a state-of-the-art extruded stick bar line from Tetra Pak of Denmark.
New state & national record-setting pumpkin weighs in at 2,554 lbs.
Mon, Oct 3rd 2022 09:20 am
On Oct. 1, national and state records were broken for the largest pumpkin, which weighed in at 2,554 pounds. Local grower Scott Andrusz from Williamsville brought in his entry to the 27th annual World Pumpkin Weigh-off held at Great Pumpkin Farm.
FeedMore WNY joins Feeding America's Hunger Action Month campaign to ensure food isn't an impossible choice for 164,830 people facing hunger locally
Mon, Sep 19th 2022 12:45 pm
FeedMore WNY is joining Feeding America and other member food banks to raise awareness of people experiencing food insecurity and inspire action during Hunger Action Month this September, culminating with Hunger Action Day this Friday, Sept. 23.
Buffalo backers: Vote for WNY's top chicken wings, pizza, place to watch a game
Thu, Sep 15th 2022 11:50 pm
Niagara Frontier Publications is expanding its fall food contest this year. Now through the end of the football season, we want your input in naming the area's best chicken wings, pizza, and place to watch a game. It could be a bar, a restaurant or a social club - the only requirement is that the nominee(s) be Western New York-based.
'Meatball Street Brawl VI' scheduled for Sept. 25
Thu, Sep 15th 2022 11:30 pm
"Meatball Street Brawl" - "Buffalo's tastiest food competition" - returns for its sixth year on Sunday, Sept. 25, outside Osteria 166 on West Mohawk Street, between Delaware and Franklin. The fun begins at 11 a.m.

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