Delivering poems by bicycle a ‘dream’ come true for one poet
Arts / Community

Delivering poems by bicycle a ‘dream’ come true for one poet

A passion for poetry has led to an interesting career for Mathias Svalina, a Colorado-based poet who travels the country delivering poems by bicycle. He has traveled to cities like Richmond, Chicago, Austin and Tucson and now he has brought his Dream Delivery Service to Buffalo. Continue reading

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Listen: skin cancer awareness, ‘save the bees’ & poetry delivery
Arts / Audio / Environment / Health

Listen: skin cancer awareness, ‘save the bees’ & poetry delivery

This week on the Buffalo Review (May 11), we covered skin cancer, a “save the bees” program in Kenmore and a poetry delivery service. First, we spoke Dr. Ilene Rothman, interim chair of the Department of Dermatology at the Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, about skin cancer awareness month. Continue reading

‘Paint and sip’ parties teach art in a social setting
Arts

‘Paint and sip’ parties teach art in a social setting

Paint Nite is an international business in the “paint and sip” industry, which partners with local artists who host classes that combine painting and cocktails. In order to become a Paint Nite “creative entrepreneur,” the artist has to apply and once approved has the ability to run their own classes. The company has licensed entrepreneurs across the U.S. and Canada. Continue reading