Author Dan Murphy set out to identify the 101 Greatest Moments in Western New York History, from the formation of the Five Nations Confederacy in 1451 -- one of the first representative democracies in history -- to the Goo Goo Dolls rocking at Niagara Square in 2004. From the Pan-American Exposition and the Super Bowl years, to the opening of the Erie Canal and the daredevils who conquered Niagara Falls, the region has been a home to history.
This wide-ranging celebration of all things Buffalo will give you 101 reasons to feel proud to be a Western New Yorker. Discover how a car accident on a rain-slicked street resulted in a safety innovation used worldwide today.
Relive the drama and excitement of the classic Bills and Sabres playoffs series. See how the eyes of a nation were transfixed on the shining lights of Buffalo .. . and how a new era in American politics began in a humble parlor on Delaware Avenue.