Community News

Community News and Events for the University District of Buffalo

Historic Parkside Candy Shines Once Again

The corner of Main Street and Winspear Avenue is once again humming with the sound of neon thanks to a nearly yearlong, quarter million dollar restoration of the iconic Parkside Candy Shoppe. Part of Governor Cuomo’s Buffalo Billion initiative announced…
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Upcoming University District Meetings

Please join the University District Council Member Rasheed N.C. Wyatt for several upcoming community meetings in University District. See attached flyers for additional details:

Summer Camp Fun!

Our summer camp at Gloria J. Parks is well underway! Check out some of the awesome art projects our campers have made. Stop by 3242 Main Street to see them up close and personal!

UB on the Green Returns!

Grab your lawn chairs, a picnic, and the whole family to join us Wednesdays July 19 and 26 from 6-8pm on Hayes Hall Lawn (UB South Campus). UB On the Green is a free outdoor summer concert series celebrating the South…
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