Every week, viewers enjoy Western New York’s only TV Dace Party, “Polka Buzz,” at 11:30a.m. and 7p.m.
Now, Your Hometown MeTV Station continues that commitment with a special program that will air during Easter season.
CLARENCE, NY (wbbz.tv) Chris Musial, President and General Manager of WBBZ-TV, is proud to announce that Laurie Lisowski Frey will host “Buffalo Polonia Pride,” airing during Easter week on Your Hometown MeTV Station.
The special will highlight developments coming to the Broadway Market featuring interviews with Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown and Fillmore Councilmember David Franczyk. Lisowski gets all the details on the Dyngus Day Parade and party celebrations from organizer Bernadette Pawlak. America’s Polka Sweetheart Stephanie Pietrzak shares her musical upbringing with her late mother Wanda, and why Polka music is experiencing a comeback.
Musial commented, “The Western New York community reflects a rich cultural heritage. As the station that celebrates Polish American pride every week with our popular Polka Buzz dance party program, our team is proud to present this unique special during this time of year.”
“Buffalo Polonia Pride” will also feature our sponsors, including Redlinski Meats offering traditional favorites all year long. The Buszka Funeral Home opens their doors for an inside look at their elegant new West Seneca facility. Walt Kolt from Kolt Access and Lift shares how his Polish heritage has helped his accessibility company stay focused. Linda Lund from Babcia’s Pierogi shows how this favorite food is made, and the team at Clinton Collision share how their family tradition promises quality service for all their customers.
“Buffalo Polonia Pride” will air:
Palm Sunday March 25th at 7:30p.m. ( following “Polka Buzz” with Ron Dombrowski);
Good Friday March 30th at 8p.m.;
Easter Sunday night at 7:30p.m.; ( following “Polka Buzz” )
and Dyngus Day night at 8p.m.
Laurie Lisowski Frey is a former news and weather anchor, having held positions at Channels 2 and 7, and is also the spokesperson for Frey Electric Construction Company.
WBBZ is seen throughout Western New York over-the-air on digital channel 67.1. Ch. 5 on Verizon FiOS (HD 505); Ch. 5 Dish; Ch. 67 DirecTV, and these Cable channels: Buffalo – Niagara Falls Metro area: Channel 5 (HD 1230); Batavia – Genesee, Wyoming, Orleans Counties Channel 71 (HD 1230); Parts of Erie and Niagara Counties Channel 71 (HD 1230); Dunkirk Channel 5 (HD 1230); Olean Channel 5 (HD 1230); Fredonia – Jamestown Channel 72 (HD 1230); Alfred- Angelica- Avoca- Bath- Bolivar Friendship- Hornell Channel 71 (HD 1230).
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