WNY WOMEN VOLUNTEERS
These are the people who really make everything work—Western New York’s huge corps of women volunteers.
By Donna Evans, Reine Hauser, Anna Geronimo Hausmann, Gwen Ito, Lou Petrucci, and Maria Scrivani


AN OLD-FASHIONED
SUMMER

Shop Different
Drive a few miles to country stores and farmers’ markets for a true WNY summer shopping experience.

By Lou Petrucci
Celebrating Ice Cream
A tour of some of the area’s best places to buy ice cream—with a vintage flavor.
By Ann Blask
Bowling is Forever
New generations of Western New Yorkers continue to discover the joys of bowling.
By Melissa Sandor
A Drive-In Transitions
through the Times

How a forty-year-old drive-in stays afloat in the twenty-first century.
By Sheri Rehwoldt
Sprees of Summers Past
A look at some vintage Spree ads.
Buffalo Memories
The compilation by Canisius Press of George Kunz’ nostalgic essays.

TOP TEN SCENIC SPOTS
Whether you have visitors, or you’re rediscovering them for yourself, the best places for summer scenery.
By Philip Nyhuis

NOT YOUR TYPICAL
BIRTHDAY PARTY

A downtown Harley-Davidson centennial blast will be one of the top events of the summer.
By Nancy Cardillo

INFO @ SPREE/CALENDAR
To the Beach!
By Caroline Kooshian

ARTS
Arts Profile: Edward G. Bisone
By Elizabeth Licata
Elmwood Festival of the Arts
By Ron Ehmke
On View: At the Castellani
By Elizabeth Licata

LIVING
Style: Junior League Showhouse
By Alexandra Harvey
Garden Style: Extreme Horticulture
By Elizabeth Licata
Adventure: Braving Home
By Patricia Donovan
Community Service:
Camp Good Days
By Anna Geronimo Hausmann
Mental Health:
The Road to Somewhere
By Dolah Saleh
Health: Travel and Pets
By Kathyrn Radeff

FOOD
Cooking 101: All About Basil
By Joseph George
Wine: Summertime Blues
By Mark Criden
Foodies: A Greek Adventure
By Vickie G. Marshall and Margaret M. Toohey