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Not Irv Weinstein’s Buffalo any more

By Paul Knowles (First published in Metroland Community Newspapers)

“Irv Weinstein.” Those of a certain age will know that name – the television news anchor who hosted Eyewitness News on Buffalo’s WKBW for 34 years, until 1998. We might even admit that our impression of Buffalo is pretty much based on the crime, mayhem, and tragedies that Irv reported in a style as bold as his sports jackets. (Photo: zip lining at Buffalo RiverWorks)

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PGA National Resort is a destination in its own right

By Paul Knowles (first published in

It’s not news that the state of Florida is jam-packed with possibilities for visitors. In fact, there is probably not a tougher market in the world for a tourist attraction to establish itself as a premier destination. So when a resort that is not located right on the water manages that feat, it’s worthy of note. We’re talking the PGA National Resort and Spa, in Palm Beach Gardens. Now, to be fair, the resort is only about a 20-minute drive from several beaches on the Atlantic, but that’s not the reason people come here.


A successful search for human intelligence

By Paul Knowles

If you search for the phrase, “human intelligence”, you’ll find this on Wikipedia: “Through their intelligence, humans possess the cognitive abilities to learn, form concepts, understand, apply logic, and reason.” (Photo: Geraint Wy Davies and Lucy Peacock… brilliantly funny)


Saving Castle Kilbride

By Paul Knowles (First published in Metroland Community Newspapers)

Twenty five years later, was it worth the effort? Absolutely! 

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