Genealogy & Local History in Buffalo, NY

 Essays and Rants

Here are recent articles and essays by Cynthia Van Ness. She fully admits that she has 1.5 gazillion opinions and cannot stay away from the keyboard for long. She also knows that unlike some people, you are honest and conscientious and will not plagiarize--as in copy and paste anywhere--these articles without first asking permission, which she is likely to grant. Every essay here is fully protected by copyright.

Local History, Preservation, and Urbanism

Library and Research

Dance and Music

Works Edited by Cynthia

Special Glutton for Punishment Section

Updated 9 October 2014