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The Emslie neighborhood of Buffalo, New York is located at the intersection of Lake Erie and the Niagara River. This older, well-kept neighborhood lies south of Eagle Street. Jefferson Street sits on the west and Smith Street sits on the east in this family friendly neighborhood.
Educational options include public schools, Pinnicle Charter school, Futures Academy, and a private Catholic and Montessori school. Several markets occupy the community, including Superior Food King, Gancis Express Food Market, and Ptak’s Market. Minor medical issues can be cared for with a visit to the CVS MinuteClinic. The in-store clinic offers both a nurse practitioner and physician’s assistant.
The neighborhood is close to many popular downtown restaurants. Choices include Cajun, Creole, French, Italian, Polish, Mediterranean, and German.
An interesting downtown site to visit is the Buffalo Museum of Science. Located at 1020 Humboldt Parkway, the museum draws families, adults, teachers, and community organizations. The facility has a collection of over seven hundred thousand specimens and artifacts for visitors to study. Special programs targeting unique areas of study are presented throughout the year.
LaSalle Park sits near the Emslie neighborhood. The Riverwalk walking path runs through the park and the nearby waterfront. The park offers bicycling, walking, jogging, rollerblading, and a playground. In addition, there are softball, baseball, football, and soccer fields. An on-site amphitheater houses outdoor concerts. LaSalle is also the home of Buffalo’s only official dog park, which includes an off-leash area.