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  • Allentown Association receives BNMC Spark Micro-grant

    By on April 6, 2018

    The Allentown Association applied for and was granted $1,500 towards restoration work on our historic 61 College Street building. Here’s more about the BNMC Spark micro-grant program: “The BNMC has selected 17 organizations out of more than 60 applicants to receive a total of $36,500 in its first annual BNMC Spark micro-grant program! Local community members and organizations were invited

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  • Bulk Trash Day

    By on April 5, 2018

    Now that curbside snow mounds are melting, the city has announced its dates for spring bulk trash collections. April 8 for the portion of Allentown in the Ellicott Council District April 15 for the bulk of the neighborhood in the Fillmore Council District April 22 for the sliver in the Niagara Council District. For entire City of Buffalo Bulk Trash

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  • Annual Spring Dinner – April 24, 2018

    By on March 16, 2018

    ANNUAL SPRING DINNER Tuesday, April 24, 2018 6PM Hamlin House, 432 Franklin Street Buffet Dinner and Basket Raffle Tickets $30 It seems as if spring has come a little late in the City of Buffalo. While the winter weather may drag on, we will celebrate the changing of the seasons with the Allentown Association Annual Spring Dinner. The event will

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  • Allentown Neighbor Newsletter

    By on March 2, 2018

    In this issue…census data shows shifting Allentown demographics, property reassessment and it’s effect on the neighborhood, new directors added to Association Board, grant funds for Allen Street improvements, Vision for Allentown survey results, new businesses in Allentown, springtime events,  and much, much more!

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  • Allen Street Improvement Project: Public Meeting

    By on February 15, 2018

    BUFFALO NIAGARA MEDICAL CAMPUS – ALLEN ST. EXTENSION PUBLIC MEETING #6 Open House February 21, 6 – 8 PM D’Youville College Center, Blue Lounge 329 Porter Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14201 The City of Buffalo Department of Public Works, Parks and Streets have announced that Public Meeting #6 will be held to present the final design for the Buffalo Niagara Medical

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  • Town Hall Meeting: The Impact of Property Reassessment

    By on January 30, 2018

    A Town Hall Meeting
    To Discuss the Impact of Reassessment
    Monday, February 12, 2018
    First Presbyterian Church, One Symphony Circle
    6:30 PM

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  • A Vision for the Future of Allentown

    By on January 9, 2018

    The Allentown Association is taking a hard look at what defines the neighborhood of Allentown. We want to hear from you.

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  • Allentown Neighbor Newsletter

    By on December 27, 2017

    In this issue…new slate of Board members and Executives selected, calendar of winter events, ongoing discussions with city and neighborhood orgs re:bars, what you need to know about property reassessment, update on Allen Street construction, and much, much more!

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  • UB School of Medicine opens on Main St.

    By on December 14, 2017

    New UB Medical School Opens The long-awaited Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at UB at the edge of Allentown has finally opened. The October 2013 groundbreaking at the site on Main Street heralded an exciting new chapter for the school, which had been at the UB South campus since 1953. The 628,000 sq ft facility will serve to

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  • Winter Events in Allentown

    By on October 25, 2017

    Winter in Allentown! Beat the winter blues with your friends and neighbors with some of the events and activities that make Allentown such a charming, unique, fun-filled neighborhood! ARTS & CULTURE First Friday Gallery Walks – December Carolling and Carriage Rides with Santa First Friday Gallery openings Buffalo Philharmonic Holiday Concerts Kleinhans Music Hall Holiday Events Karpeles Manuscript Library Theodore Roosevelt

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