Preservation Buffalo Niagara is accepting nominations until Jan. 16 for exemplary historic preservation projects throughout Western New York.

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Winners will be honored at the organization’s 2013 Preservation Award luncheon in May.

Also, Preservation Buffalo Niagara is seeking volunteer docents to give guided tours and assist with tour-related events, including concierge and chaperoning. The five-week training program, which will be given from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturdays, will start Jan. 26. There is a $75 class tuition fee. For more information, call 852-3300 or visit the website.