BBQ and blues helps support local families

BUFFALO, N.Y – Well over a thousand people attended the 7th annual BBQ and blues bash Friday.

The premier blues event is sponsored by the Longview Foundation and Buffalo Iron Works.

Attendees heard the music of some blues favorites including, Dive House Union, the Hayden Fogle Band, and The Jony James Band,

News 4’s own Lauren Hall co-emceed the outdoor concert and barbecue food-fest.

Proceeds for the annual event benefit local families receiving support from Gateway-Longview, an agency focused on community, educational and residential services for youth.

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