December 2009/January 2010 issue
COVER STORY: Extreme Makeover Home Edition Designers, Michael Moloney, Paige Hemmis, and Eduardo Xol were catalytic in revitalizing Buffalo’s West Side this past November. THRiVE! photo by Matt Brown
Letter from the Editor
The Launch of THRiVE! Media Group,via helicopter. By Kyle Patterson
THRiVE! is online. Follow THRiVE! online at www.thrivebuffalo.org, on twitter, or facebook.
Partners. The organizations that keep THRiVE! alive.
Upcoming. Three must-see events this holiday season.
Poverty. Working with the poor by Stuart Harper
Global Vascular Institute. A world class health care system by Matthew L. Brown
Pioneering a New Buffalo. A risky venture, the new downtown high-rise blazes a trail Carl J. Montante shares his thoughts. By Kyle Patterson
Weight, Weight…Please tell me more. Find out how Jason and Emily Long can help you this New Year—or sooner! by Sandra Arcadipane
No Mag Like Nomad. Did you know Buffalo has a portable art gallery? by Dan Bogdan
Shop Local, Celebrate Christmas. Support local businesses.
Rain in Masailand. A personal journey. by Mary Beth McCune Compiled by E. Hogenmiller
10 Ways to Give Back in 2010. Plug into the community. by E. Hogenmiller
Extreme Makeover Special Section
Extreme Makeover Design Team Meets City of Good Neighbors. by THRiVE!
Paige Exclusive Interview. One-on-one with designer Paige Hemmis.
Powell Family Account. The family who united the city.
Word for Word. Capturing the moments of the makeover.
Community Spotlight. A look at the 373 Normal Avenue Project.
Picture Page. The Makeover in photos. by Matt Brown