FOODIE FIND: Buffalo Brewfest

Sample more than 150 beers during this expanded tasting event. Doors open at 5 p.m. today, beer is poured from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. in the First Niagara Center. Tickets are $35 at the door (box office,


GET THERE: The Pine Grill Jazz

Reunion concludes with a free concert starting at 4 p.m. Sunday in Martin Luther King Jr. Park on Best Street. Visit



We're sad to hear that actor Bob Hoskins is retiring for health reasons. Out of his hundreds of performances that saw him playing everything from a gangster to a video game character, we have a sweet spot for him in these films:

"Mermaids" (1991)

"Mona Lisa" (1986)

"Who Framed Roger Rabbit?" (1988)

"Snow White and the Huntsman" (2012, yes really)

"Mrs. Henderson Presents" (2005)