Former Hair Stylist Finds Success Running Tastings Cafe at the Burchfield Penney

The 28 seats at the Burchfield Penney Art Center's Tastings Cafe are full for lunch on some days, occupied mainly by college staff and museum visitors. About 70 percent of the food offerings incorporate sauces created by Maria Kahn, who runs the cafe.

SUNY Enrollments Keep Rising

SUNY again reported record enrollment at its 64 campuses, with an increase of 25,458 students statewide, or nearly 6 percent. Buffalo State grew to 11,714 students from 11,234, up 4.3 percent in the year-over-year comparison. It remains the largest of SUNY’s 13 comprehensive colleges.