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The Great Debate: Dunkin Donuts vs Tim Hortons

The Great Debate: Dunkin Donuts vs Tim Hortons

It's a decision that most Western New Yorkers make every morning: Dunkin Donuts or Tim Hortons.

For most that decision is almost instinctual, but with both chains having a strong following we have to ask, who's better?

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Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser to Benefit Henrietta G. Lewis Campus School

Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser to Benefit Henrietta G. Lewis Campus School

Proceeds from the fundraiser will help the school fund its annual student picnic

LOCKPORT, NY – New Directions Youth and Family Services, Western New York’s leading provider of services for at-risk children and families, is teaming up with Applebee’s to host a Flapjack Fundraiser to raise monies for the annual student picnic at the Henrietta G. Lewis Campus School on the Wyndham Lawn Campus in Lockport. The scrumptious fundraiser is set for Sunday, August 14 from 8:00 am to 10:00 am at the Lockport Applebee's, 5822 S Transit Road and includes pancakes, sausage, coffee, tea, juice for just a $5 donation.

Best Taste in Buffalo: Bistro Europa Chosen as Winner

Best Taste in Buffalo: Bistro Europa Chosen as Winner

For the past month, 2 Your Town asked viewers who they thought had the best food in Western New York and with 434 total votes cast the winner has been chosen.

Bistro Europa located on 484 Elmwood Avenue took the top spot for your favorite place to eat-out with 57 votes.

Pete Gallivan's Best Tastes in Buffalo

Pete Gallivan's Best Tastes in Buffalo

2 On Your Side’s own Pete Gallivan is struggling to come up with just one Best Taste in Buffalo, but he is offering up some great eats in his latest blog.  Check it out here.

Remember that you can continue to nominate your favorite restaurant, just send us an email at neighborhoods@wgrz.com with a short description of why it’s your favorite and a daytime phone number.

BEST TASTE IN BUFFALO: Who’s Got the Best Food in WNY?

BEST TASTE IN BUFFALO: Who’s Got the Best Food in WNY?

Western New York is known for many things: the people, the architecture, the weather, and most importantly the food.

Whether it’s those famous Buffalo Chicken Wings or our Beef on Weck, our area has some of the best restaurants and dishes out there.

In the spirit of summer and the ever-popular Taste of Buffalo street fair, ‘2 Your Town’ is looking for the best restaurant in your town. Send us an email with a description of your favorite dish from your favorite restaurant and why you love it so much, and be sure to include a photo. We’ll post your nomination to the WGRZ-2 Your Town websites where viewers can vote on your entry.*

The story that gets the most “likes” wins!

First prize: $75 gift certificate to your favorite restaurant

Second prize: $50 gift card to Wegmans

Taste of Buffalo Presented by Tops Now Accepting Scholarship Applications

Taste of Buffalo Presented by Tops Now Accepting Scholarship Applications

In an effort to support local area high school seniors in their pursuit of higher education in the food service and hospitality industries, the Taste of Buffalo presented by TOPS is now accepting applications for its annual scholarships. Up to five scholarship winners will each receive $1,000 to be applied toward their college education.

To be eligible, students must be residents of Erie, Niagara, Orleans, Wyoming, Genesee, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus or Allegany counties and enrolling in a foodservice or hospitality curriculum at an accredited two or four year school this coming fall. The scholarship winners will be selected on the basis of academic achievement, experience, recommendations, community involvement, goal objectives and overall interest in the industry. For additional information and to download an application, visit www.tasteofbuffalo.com.