Weekly Feature



February 11, 2016 RSS feed / Business

Legislation would exempt beer, cider, liquor tasting from sales tax

Sen. Patrick Gallivan is introducing legislation that would allow licensed breweries, cider producers and distilleries to provide tastings without having to pay sales tax, even if they charge for the tasting. More...

Dale Carnegie Training slated for Feb. 25

“Dale Carnegie Training: Goal-Setting Master y” will be held at 8 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, at Park Country Club, 4949 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. The event costs $79 for a single ticket, and group discounts are available. More...

Business Brief

The American Business Women’s Association February Professional Development Meeting will take place at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, at Banchetti's Banquet Facility and Grove, 550 N. French Road, Amherst. More...

Retailers to participate in Food Bank of WNY fundraising campaign

Western New Yorkers will be able to help feed hungry families in the community while shopping for groceries throughout the month of February. More...

Volunteering at Wings Flight of Hope one of YMCA Togetherhood projects

Wings Flights of Hope, the Orchard Park-based organization that provides free air transportation for medical and humanitarian purposes, is one of YMCA Buffalo Niagara’s volunteer projects for the 2016 Togetherhood season, a release from the YMC More...

Business startup classes begin at Medaille

Individuals interested in starting their own business are invited to register for an eight-week training series. Classes will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays from March 8 through April 28 at Medaille College, 18 Agassiz Circle, Buffalo. More...

Cancer Society fundraiser to be held at brewery

Buffalo Niagara Partnership will host its second annual “Happy Hour for a Cause” at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, at North American Breweries, 50 Fountain Plaza, Suite 900, Buffalo. Presale tickets cost $15, or $22 after Feb. More...