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Do You Know the “Most Famous Dessert” Created in Western New York?

January 29, 2011 9:53 pm0 comments
Do You Know the “Most Famous Dessert” Created in Western New York?

Known as “America’s Most Famous Dessert,” this universally renowned sweet originally came in four flavors – orange, lemon, strawberry, and raspberry. It’s served as part of more elegant confections or all by itself. Although originally invented in 1897 by a carpenter and named by his wife 1897, the product didn’t […]

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What Twice-Daily Corporate Practice Began in Western New York?

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What Twice-Daily Corporate Practice Began in Western New York?

The Larkin Company represents more than just a lost Frank Lloyd Wright building, it was an early corporate trendsetter. Here’s one you may have never heard of.

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Which of Eight Best Boardwalk Foods in the U.S. Comes from Western New York?

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Which of Eight Best Boardwalk Foods in the U.S. Comes from Western New York?

This native culinary delight runs contrary to our snowy reputation – it’s most often associated with our sunny summer weather.

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Can You Guess What Famous Candy Spin-Off Debuted in Western New York?

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Can You Guess What Famous Candy Spin-Off Debuted in Western New York?

Some of the world’s largest cities surrendered to the Cow Parade mania inspired by this candy. And, to think, it all started right here in the Greater Western New York region.

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What Popular Fast Food Item was Invented in Western New York?

January 28, 2011 11:20 pm0 comments
What Popular Fast Food Item was Invented in Western New York?

The greater Western New York region is rife with hidden gems like the invention of something you would never guess. But, we’ll give you a hint first…

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