Press Coverage

The resurgence of the Larkin District, including Larkin Square, has received widespread media coverage from local and national news sources. Click through the articles and watch a few videos to learn more about the revival of “Larkinville” and the many events held here.

Restaurant notes: Swan Street Diner, Rachel’s, Tel Aviv Cafe
The Buffalo News
May 17, 2017

1937 Swan Street Diner trucked to Larkinville
WIVB-TV, Channel 4
May 16, 2017

Retro Swan Street Diner Hauled Into Larkinville
Spectrum News
May 16, 2017

New Diner Rolls into Larkinville
WGRZ-TV, Channel 2
May 16, 2017

Swan Street Diner Arrives in Larkinville
Buffalo Rising
May 16, 2017

Buffalo News Food Truck Guide 2017
The Buffalo News
May 9, 2017

Live at Larkin Announces Summer Lineup
The Buffalo News
April 26, 2017

A guide to the best possible Food Truck Tuesday experience in Buffalo
The Spectrum
April 15, 2017

Smiles at Opening Day of Food Truck Tuesdays
The Buffalo News
April 12, 2017

Food Truck Tuesdays return to Larkin Square
WGRZ-TV, Channel 2
April 11, 2017


Food Truck Tuesdays are back at Larkin Square

WIVB-TV, Channel 4
April 10, 2017

A new season of Food Truck Tuesdays is ready to roll
The Buffalo News
April 5, 2017

Food Truck Tuesdays Return to Larkin Square on April 11
Buffalo Scoop
March 30, 2017

15 New Food Trucks You’ll Find at Food Truck Tuesday This Year
Step Out Buffalo
March 29, 2017

Are you Hungry? Food Truck Tuesdays begins April 11th
Business First
March 29, 2017

Piano lounge happy hours and more at Buffalo Distilling CO
The Buffalo News
March 24, 2017

Getting ready for Live at O’Larkin
WIVB
March 17, 2017

5th Annual Live at O’Larkin
Buffalorising.com
March 12, 2017

Locals Know Best: Buffalo, New York
Budget Travel
March 1, 2017

Another Voice: Governor builds on the progress of the Buffalo Billion, written by Howard Zemsky
Buffalo News
February 7, 2017

Students to auction ‘tiny House,’ hope to make big bucks for veterans center
WBFO
December 28, 2016

Buffalo revival spurs revisits
GoErie.com  Erie Times-News
December 25, 2016

Festivus celebration in Buffalo helps ease holiday stress
TWC
December 24, 2016

Air your grievances at Hydraulic Hearth’s Festivus Celebration
Buffalo News
December 22, 2016

A visit to the Buffalo Distilling Company
Buffalorising.com
December 21, 2016

Larkinville’s Filling Station aims at lunch crowd
B
uffalo News
November 29, 2016

It’s time for the fifth annual Holiday Live at Larkin
Buffalo News
November 30, 2016

Larkinville’s Filling Station aims at lunch crowd
Buffalo News
November 29, 2016

5th Annual Holiday Live at Larkin 
BuffaloRising.com
November 12, 2016

Swan Street Diner
BuffaloRising.com
September 26, 2016

How Howard Zemsky became New York’s Growth Czar
Forward
September 26, 2016

KeyCorp takes more space than anticipated in Larkinville
Business First
September 7, 2016

Smiles at Food Truck Tuesday in Larkin Square
Buffalo News
September 7, 2016

3rd annual local author celebration
BuffaloRising.com
September 1, 2016

Smiles at Live at Larkin season finale
Buffalo News
September 1, 2016

City grants permission to put 1937 diner at Larkinville
Buffalo News
July 26, 2016

Swan Street Diner to arrive in Larkinville this fall
Business First
July 26, 2016

12 reasons to check out Wednesdays at Larkinville
Buffalo News
July 20, 2016

Mini-golf tournament on public art at Larkin Square this weekend
WIVB TV
July 7, 2016

As food trucks gain in popularity, Lancaster Village eyes tweaks to law
Buffalo News
July 18, 2016

Transplanted vintage diner is on the horizon for Larkinville
Buffalo News
June 13, 2016

Buffalo Board to get first look at Larkinville Diner
Business First
June 7, 2016

Buffalo’s Beer Revival
Hamilton Spectator
June 7, 2016

Live at Larkin kicks off its summer music series
WKBW TV
June 1, 2016

Larkinville Photography show explores history of grain elevators
Buffalo News Gusto
May 16, 2016

Food Truck Tuesdays draws thousands
WGRZ TV
May 10, 2016

A guide to your next Buffalo visit
AFAR Magazine/Wayfarer ( Canadian Travel magazine)
April 21, 2016

Truckin’ up to Buffalo
Artvoice
April 21, 2016

Live at Larkin returns June 1
Buffalo News
April 20, 2016

Food Truck Tuesdays resume at Larkinville
Buffalo News Gusto photo gallery
April 20, 2016

Food Truck Tuesdays resume at Larkinville
Buffalo News
April 20, 2016

5 Choice Bites at Food Truck Tuesdays
Buffalo News
April 20, 2016

Restaurant Notes, Food Truck Tuesdays…
Buffalo News
April 15, 2016

A traveler’s guide to the revival of Buffalo
Travel + Leisure
April 15, 2016

Appetite for art: 10 places where creativity is on the menu
Buffalo News
March 31, 2016

Hydraulic Hearth is place for a new generation to meet
Buffalo News
March 30, 2016

Craft breweries help lead the charge in Buffalo’s rebirth
Chicago Tribune
March 29, 2016

Food Truck Tuesdays-Four new trucks and live music line up
Buffalo Rising
March 28, 2016

Smiles at Live at O’Larkin
Buffalo News
March 19, 2016

Green Beer, Music and More Friday Night Live at O’Larkin
WKBW TV
March 18, 2016

The 0’10: St. Patrick’s day parades, Live at O’Larkin, Mess Fest
Buffalo News
March 18, 2016

Live at O’Larkin celebrates St. Patrick’s Day
Buffalo News
March 17, 2016

Industry Roundtable: A Conversation with Howard Zemsky
Business First
March 4, 2016

Buffalo’s Larkinville continues to grow
WIVB
February 9, 2016

1930s-era diner making its way to Larkinville
Business First
January 29, 2016

Smiles at the Larkinville Ice Festival
Buffalo News
January 31, 2016

Larkinville isn’t just for summer fun
WIVB
January 29, 2016

Snowga to make debut at Larkinville Ice Festival this weekend
Buffalo News
January 30, 2016

Buffalo’s smallest gallery hosts Sara M. Zak paintings
Buffalo News
January 25, 2016

Cities Rising: Rebuilding America
Buffalo’s big comeback
Katie Couric Yahoo.com news
January 15, 2016

The 10: Canalside celebration, Holiday Live at Larkin, Polar Plunge
Buffalo News/Buffalo.com
December 4, 2015

Smiles at fourth annual Holiday Live at Larkin
Buffalo News/Buffalo.com
December 5, 2015

Hot Five for December
Buffalo Spree
December 10, 2015

New Retro Washroom Digs at Larkin Square
Buffalo Rising
December 2, 2015

Food Truck Tuesday finishes season on spooky note
WGRZ-TV
October 27, 2015

Smiles at final food truck Tuesday in Larkinville
The Buffalo News
October 28, 2015

Food Truck Tuesday drives up for last event of the season
WIVB.com (print and TV)
October 27, 2015

Larkinville’s renaissance surges into a housing boom
The Buffalo News
October 26, 2015

Torn Down Tuesday: A 30’s look at Larkin Square
The Buffalo News
October 20, 2015

Authors will discuss suspense writing at Larkin Square
The Buffalo News
October 15, 2015

Best Food Forward
Food Service Consultant print magazine, pgs 74-77
October 10, 2015

Where to do the best cross-border eating in Buffalo
Toronto Star
September 30, 2015

When did Boston get so fun?
Boston Globe
September 23, 2015

Buffalo Gal Returns
Artvoice
September 10, 2015

Live at Larkin Week 13 – Buffalo Heritage Night with 6 Bands
BuffaloRising.com
September 9, 2015

Buffalo Distilling Company moving to Larkinville
Business First
September 3, 2015

Live at Larkin: South Buffalo Night on Wednesday
Buffalo.com
August 27, 2015

Buffalo’s tech scene reboots the city
USA TODAY
August 23, 2015

Road Trip! Destination: Buffalo
Pittsburgh TRIB Live
August 15, 2015

The Quirks of Larkin Square
VisitBuffaloNiagara.com
August 11, 2015

Buffalo, NY: Where the Cool Kids Want to Live
Free Enterprise, presented by the US Chamber of COmmerce
July 28, 2015

July 1980: The Larkin behind the Larkin District
Buffalo News
July 24, 2015

The Wind and Sun are Bringing the Shine Back to Buffalo
New York Times
July 20, 2015

Eichel adventures: Chef’s bib, hulahooping at Larkin – VINE
Buffalo.com Gusto
July 2, 2015

Early motion pictures animate new show in Hydraulic Hearth gallery
Buffalo News
June 25, 2015

Buffalo’s first families
Buffalo Magazine, print June 2015
Buffalo.com June 16, 2015

Larkin Links is a wondrous riot
BuffaloRising
June 17th, 2015

Larkin Links opens at Larkin Square
WGRZ
June 17th, 2015

Larkin Links nano golf course opening Wednesday
WKBW
June 17th, 2015

Weeklong bicycle drive donation planned for Larkinville
Buffalo News
June 14th, 2015

Buffalo’s newest mini golf course is also its tiniest
WIVB
June 16th, 2014

Live at Larkin kicks off as Larkin Link opens
Time Warner Cable News
June 17th, 2015

Enjoy a free community concert almost any night of the week
Buffalo News
June 4, 2015

Community shares mealtimes at Food Truck Tuesdays at Larkinville
Buffalo News
June 2, 2015

Learn about Buffalove in Buffalo
Lake Erie Lifestyle
May 31, 2015

Hydraulic Hearth cues up shuffleboard
Buffalo Rising
May 31, 2015

Larkin Square kicks off summer with mobile eats
Business First ( print edition)
May 29, 2015

2nd Annual Larkin Square Local Author Festival
Buffalo Rising
May 16, 2015

Big band braves deep freeze to kick off Larkinville Food Truck Tuesdays
Buffalo News
May 14, 2015

Starters: Meatballs, pizza at Hydraulic Hearth
Buffalo News
May 12, 2015

Buffalo in 48 hours: stellar architecture, wings, museums, industrial ruins, microbrews and Dyngus Day ground zero
Cleveland Plains Dealer
May 5, 2015

Live at Larkin 2015
BuffaloRising.com
May 6, 2015

Food truck operators prep for a busy season
WIVB
May 5, 2015

Live at Larkin schedule will be announced with happy hour party
Buffalo.com
May 3, 2015


Live at Larkin announces 14-week concert series
Buffalo News
May 4, 2015

Larkin Square welcomes new food trucks
WIVB TV
May 1, 2015

“Food Truck Tuesday” returns on May 5 in Larkinville
Business First
April 23, 2015

Food Truck Tuesdays bigger than ever
Buffalo News
April 23, 2015

Larkin Food Truck Tuesday starts on May 5th-Lineup Announced!
Buffalo Eats
April 22, 2015

Food Truck Tuesdays kicks off May 5th-Check out the line-up
Buffalo Rising
April 22, 2015

Food Trucks to return to Larkin Square on May 5
Buffalo Scoop
April 23, 2015

Warm night to kick off the St. Patrick’s weekend
WKBW
March 13th, 2015

WNY will be a sea of green this weekend
WIVB
March 13th, 2015

Destination Dining: Buffalo undergoes food renaissance
Democrat & Chronicle
March 5th, 2015

A fictional take on a forgotten Buffalo Star
Artvoice
March 5th, 2015

Valley party and Live at O’Larkin kick off St. Patrick’s Day Season
Buffalo News
February 27, 2015

Buffalo Embraces Winter’s Chill
The New York Times
February 24, 2015

Larkin Square holds first ice festival
WGRZ
February 1st, 2015

Larkin Square holds first annual Ice Festival
WIVB
January 31, 2015

Inaugural Ice Festival is off to a great start
Buffalo Rising
February 1, 2015

Williamsville Forum Reviews Village’s Historic Structures
WBFO
January 30th, 2015

A Buffalo legend comes back to life in a ‘Pie-Eyed Night with Peggy O’Neil’
Buffalo News
January 29th, 2015

Oishei move to Larkin bolsters foundation cluster
Business First
January 12th, 2015

Birth of Hydraulic Hearth is a story of Loyalty to Buffalo
Buffalo News
December 23rd, 2014

Festivus Celebrated at Larkinville
WIVB
December 23, 2014

Birth of Hydraulic Hearth is a story of loyalty to Buffalo
Buffalo News
December 23, 2014

When ‘woe is me’ becomes ‘wow is me!’
The Toronto Star
December 17th, 2014

Elizabeth’s Granola
Winging it! Buffalo Style
December 5th, 2014

New Holiday Tunes from Robot Holiday
Winging it! Buffalo Style
December 5th, 2014

Cocktail Review: Sagebrush at Hydraulic Hearth
Buffalo News
December 5th, 2014

First Bite: Hydraulic Hearth
Buffalo Eats
December 2nd, 2014

Hydraulic Hearth is a Head Turner
Buffalo Rising
November 15th, 2014

Holiday Live at Larkin features homegrown music by Robot Holiday
Buffalo News
December 5th, 2014

Look Inside one of Buffalo’s New Restaurants
WKBW Buffalo
December 2nd, 2014

Buffalo Foodie: Leslie Zemsky
Buffalo Eats
November 21st, 2014

Restaurant Notes: Hydraulic Hearth, Vegan on Allen, more
Buffalo News
November 11th, 2014

Cincinnati Developer plans apartment complex in Larkinville warehouse
Buffalo News
November 12, 2014

Larkinville moment captures the ‘New Buffalo’
Buffalo News
September 21, 2014

Food for thought from Buffalo Native Dr.Mike Roizen
Buffalo News
September 20, 2014

For a changed city, Tom Dudzick’s ‘Over the Tavern’ takes on new meaning
Buffalo News
September 14, 2014

Dudzick, Roizen and Pedersen kick off Larkin Square Author Series
Buffalo News
September 7, 2014

Roizen coming back to hometown for Larkinville talk.
Buffalo News
September 6, 2014

Playonbrother Did Just Than and Beyond at Larkin Square in Buffalo
Upstate LIVE
August 19, 2014

Shop Local at Larkin
Winging It! Buffalo Style, CW 23
August 14, 2014

Venture-capital investor offers advice for Buffalo’s high-tech entrepreneurs
Buffalo News
August 6, 2014

Destination Larkinville: From food trucks to micro-farming, Larkin Square offers new ways to dine downtown
Forever Young
July, 2014

In Buffalo, N.Y. a new vitality is giving the once-gritty city wings  
Washington Post
July 24, 2014

Road Trip! Destaination: Frank Lloyd Wright designs in Buffalo
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
July 12, 2014

The Farmers Market Challenge: Larkin Market
Buffalo Eats
July 11, 2014

Buffalo NY Finally Gets it Wright
Getaway Mavens
July 8, 2014

The Larkin Market is “Social Shopping”
Buffalo Rising
July 1, 2014

‘Sous Chef’ author Michael Gibney appearing at Larkin Monday
The Buffalo News
June 17, 2014

Live at Larkin Kicks Off Tomorrow!
Winging It! Buffalo Style, CW 23
June 17, 2014

Buffalo Gets Recognition From PPS
Buffalo Rising
May 29, 2014

In Rehab: 867-871 Seneca Street
Buffalo Rising
May 20, 2014

Directing Fun in Larkin Square: How Developer-led Placemaking is Building up Buffalo
Project for Public Spaces
May 19, 2014

Buffalo Preservation Board supports making Larkin District a city landmark
The Buffalo News
May 15, 2014

Call To Landmark The Historic Larkin District
Via Larkin Square
May 15, 2014

Walk Around Larkinville
Winging It! Buffalo Style, CW 23
May 13, 2014

Turning the Page with Winging It
Winging It! Buffalo Style, CW 23
May 13, 2014

Elinor Lipman, Lauren Belfer kick off active authors’ month at Larkin Square
The Buffalo News
May 9, 2014

Live at Larkin Line-Up with a Lunchtime Twist
Buffalo Rising
May 8, 2014

What’s New in Larkinville!
Winging It! Buffalo Style, CW 23
May 6, 2014

Food Truck Tuesdays Rolls Out Tonight With Healthy Options
The Buffalo News
May 6, 2014

Buffalo For Real TV – Larkin Square
Visit Buffalo Niagara
May 5, 2014

Buffalo Looks to Past Architectural Triumphs to Define Its Future
Metropolis
May 5, 2014

Brewery’s choice typifies growth of Larkinville
WBFO
March 24, 2014

Live at O’Larkin
The Buffalo News
March 15, 2014

Hydraulic Hearth, Harry Zemsky’s Larkinville restaurant, to offer brick-oven pizza, experimental beer
The Buffalo News
March 13, 2014

Second Annual Live at O’Larkin
Buffalo Rising
March 7, 2014

Micah Nathan brings his ‘backwards’ book tour to Larkin Square
The Buffalo News
February 25, 2014

Harry’s Hearth and City’s Smallest Art Gallery Opening This Summer
Buffalo Rising
February 24, 2014

Author Vogel to speak, sign copies of her book
The Buffalo News
January 21, 2014

Kathleen McCleary returns to Larkin Square Author Series
The Buffalo News
January 12, 2014

A year of strength-building for Western New York’s cultural institutions
The Buffalo News
December 27, 2013

Larkin Square series to feature writers of tales of love, perseverance – and knitting
The Buffalo News
November 21, 2013

Novelists Mick Cochrane, Michael Joyce will speak Tuesday on baseball at Larkin Square Author Series
The Buffalo News
October 15, 2014

Buffalo: America’s Best Designed City
Paget Films
October 1, 2013

GO-Bike Buffalo and Flying Bison celebrates Biketoberfest
Community Papers of WNY
October 9, 2013

Once Just a Punch Line, Buffalo Fights Back
The New York Times
July 30, 2013

Live at Larkin Concerts an Urban Success Story
The Buffalo News
September 4, 2013

The Larkin Idea: From wheat pastes to book tastes
Buffalo Rising
September 10, 2013

Fill ‘Er Up?
Buffalo Rising
September 10, 2013

Hot New Novel ‘Brewster’ Kicks off Larkin Square Author Series
The Buffalo News
September 4, 2013

Aging is for Everyone- Larkin Square
Via YouTube
August 2, 2013

FTT continues to draw big numbers and lots of trucks.
Buffalo Rising
July 29, 2013

Back In Business
The Economist
June 30, 2012

History on the Move
Wayne Post
April 14, 2013

An Urban-Suburban Compromise to Revitalize a Buffalo Neighborhood
The Atlantic City Lab
February 28, 2013

Larkin District Wins EPA Award for Smart Growth
The Buffalo News
December 9, 2012

From Languishing to “Larkinville” : a downtrodden downtown neighborhood is being reborn
The Buffalo News
June 10, 2012