Tuesday
Jul292014

Save the Date: WUFO's 2014 EXPO Saturday, October 11th

It's that time again! The Spirit of Western NY Expo—the largest gathering of African-American business, faith and nonprofit leaders in our region—is coming to the Buffalo-Niagara Convention Center Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 12-8 PM and you’re invited to be a
part of it.

This year's theme, "Rich In Culture, United In Thought" underscores the EXPO's goal to bring together the most important thought leaders and cultural change-makers of the 21st century.

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Monday
Jul282014

Aretha Franklin Gets No R-E-S-P-E-C-T at Johnny Rockets

The legendary Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, is used to getting plenty of R-E-S-P-E-C-T for her numerous accomplishments in the field music and entertainment.

But when the 72-year-old icon entered a Johnny Rockets in Niagara Falls, Ontario she was yelled at by a worker and told she could not eat her burger inside the eatery.

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Monday
Jul282014

2014 Gospel Fest (Photos)

On Saturday, July 26, Western NY came out to Martin Luther King Park in support of this year’s Annual Gospel Fest that showcased the talents of some of the region’s finest choirs, groups and dance ministries.

In case you missed it, head over to WUFO’s official Facebook page to see pictures of some of this year’s attendees as they relaxed under the sun and enjoyed great Gospel music.

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Monday
Jul282014

Jim's Steakout Robbed; Police Asking For Tips

When the average consumer strolls into Jim’s Steakout on Sheridan Drive and Sweet Home Road, it’s to get some delicious food to fill their growling belly.

But over the weekend, an African American man had a much more sinister agenda. He entered the takeout spot with the intention of getting cash.

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Monday
Jul282014

Buffalo's Damarka Wheeler Eliminated from 'Sunday Best' Season 7

BET “Sunday Best” Top 10 finalist Damarka Wheeler was voted off Season 7 of the leading national singing competition, leaving many of her fans upset and shocked at her dismissal.

But instead of being sad, Damarka told supporters not to count her out and that even greater things are on the horizon for her ministry. Go inside to read her full commentary about the elimination.

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