A family with a love for boxing has opened a new facility on Elmwood Avenue that allows people the opportunity to stay fit by training like a professional fighter. Boxstar, which is owned and operated by brothers Drew and Mike Graziadei and Mike’s wife Justine, offers a unique boxing program.
Every winter there are hundreds of people, especially refugees, who go without proper winter clothing, according to Mary Schaefer, events and marketing coordinator for the Jericho Road Community Health Center. The organization provides health services for refugees and other people with low-come.
SUNY Buffalo State, earlier this month, held a professional development workshop intended to promote “wellness at work.” The hour-long workshop provided tips about improving nutrition, relaxation and physical activity while in the workplace, that organizers say can benefit a person’s health and only take a few minutes a day.
The Buffalo chapter of Black Lives Matter has organized a feminine hygiene product drive for women in need. For many women, these products, including tampons, pads and panty liners can be too expensive.
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) held their 13th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day April 29. Buffalo State was one of more than 25 locations across western New York and 5,000 across the U.S. that participated in the event.
This week’s show featured headlines from SUNY Buffalo State and conversations about the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day at Buffalo State and the Theatre Department’s “Dance in the Round.”
Adjacent to the Buffalo State campus, sits one of the most notorious buildings in all of New York: the Richardson Olmsted Complex, formerly known as the Buffalo State Asylum for the Insane. The former asylum is one of many throughout the state of New York.