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Penn Dixie tries to set record for world’s largest fossil dig by Kaylee Wendt
WIVB 8/25/18

“World’s Largest Fossil Dig” happening in Hamburg on Saturday by Rebecca Thornburg
WKBW 8/24/18

Natural History Written In Stone by Terry Belke
WGRZ 2 The Outdoors 8/18/18

Trilobites declared “official fossil” of Town of Hamburg by Kaley Lynch
WIVB 7/24/2018

Kevin O’Neill Visits Penn Dixie Fossil Park & Nature Reserve by WGRZ
Clip 1 – Clip 2 7/5/2018

Outbound: Fossil Hunting at Penn Dixie Fossil Park & Nature Reserve by queenseyes
Buffalo Rising 3/29/2018

Fossil park hosts 20th annual WNY Earth Science Day by Khalid Terrell
WBFO 10/6/2017

How Western New York can see the stars come out by Mary Kunz Goldman
Buffalo News 9/21/2017

100 Plus Things: Discover at Penn Dixie Fossil Park by Mary Kunz Goldman
Buffalo News 8/25/2017

As eclipse passes through Buffalo, many agree it’s worth the hype by T.J. Pignataro
Buffalo News 8/21/2017

Penn Dixie Fossil Park & Nature Reserve by Mark Mulville
Buffalo News 8/2/2017

Penn Dixie extends hours for Fossil Fridays by Izzy Graziano
Bee Group Newspapers 7/19/2017

Penn Dixie designs new logo and shortens its name by Barbara O’Brien
Buffalo News 3/8/2017

Penn Dixie makes ‘flashiest hire that fossil park could make’- paleontologist by Barbara O’Brien
Buffalo News 2/1/2017

Fossil Hunters as Tourists? Report: Penn Dixie’s ‘Annual Dig’ for fossils has $32k local impact by Frank Parlato
Artvoice 8/25/2016

Visitors to Penn Dixie Site in Hamburg make an economic impact by Barbara O’Brien
Buffalo News 8/19/2016

From Hamburg to Kashmir, connections through fossils by Barbara O’Brien
Buffalo News 7/29/2016

Blasdell’s Penn Dixie will partner with new Himalayan fossil park in Kashmir; Fossils there will record the ‘Great Dying’ by Frank Parlato
Artvoice 7/28/2016

News and Notes

Penn Dixie Attempts World Record for Largest Fossil Dig by Staff
WGRZ 8/25/18

Penn Dixie attempting world record for largest fossil dig by Francesca Bond
WBFO 8/24/18

Help Set the Record for the World’s Largest Fossil Dig @ Penn Dixie Fossil Park & Nature Preserve by Staff
Buffalo Rising 8/22/18

Penn Dixie looking for world record Saturday by Barb O’Brien
Buffalo News 8/22/2018

8/18 Buffalo Means Business w/ Penn Dixie by Randy Bushover
WBEN 8/18/2018

Hamburg is officially the ‘home of trilobites’ by Barbara O’Brien
Buffalo News 7/25/2018

Get outside and active with the kids at these fun spots by Christopher Schobert
Buffalo News 7/23/2018

Here are some of the coolest day camps in WNY for your kids this summer by Brett Alan
County 106.5 WYRK 5/9/2018

Looking for ideas on what to do in Buffalo? by Ashley Ziomek
The Record 4/23/2018

New book explore’s Buffalo’s hidden gems by Breanna Fuss
Spectrum News Buffalo 4/7/2018

Experience This: Have a ball at Boom Days by Mary Kunz Goldman
Buffalo News 4/5/2018

Penn Dixie Fossil Park opens Earth Day weekend by Barbara O’Brien
Buffalo News 3/31/2018

Boom Days Buffalo 2018 by queenseyes
Buffalo Rising 3/28/2018

Waco Mammoth National Monument and city of Waco launch fossil kit program for science classrooms by Caroline Sutton
Central Texas News Now 1/30/2018

Hamburg Natural History fundraiser will focus on Penn Dixie by Barbara O’Brien
Buffalo News 10/22/2017

The 10: Ellicottville Fall Fest, Iron Works Oktoberfest by Ben Tsujimoto
Buffalo News Gusto 10/5/2017

2017: Your space odyssey in Western New York by Mary Kunz Goldman
Buffalo News 9/21/2017

Where to watch eclipse in WNY, why you should by Joshua Robinson
WGRZ 8/18/2017

Watching the eclipse safely by Tom Puckett
WBEN 8/14/2017

Where to watch the eclipse in Western New York by T.J. Pignataro
Buffalo News 8/11/2017

Free solar viewing glasses available at Penn Dixie by Barbara O’Brien
Buffalo News 8/10/2017

Penn Dixie giving away eclipse glasses by Kaley Lynch
WIVB 8/8/2017

Free eclipse glasses offered at Penn Dixie by Fatima Bangura
WKBW 8/8/2017

See the Ring Nebula, 2280 light years away, at Penn Dixie by Barbara O’Brien
Buffalo News 7/12/2017

Fossil Friday is coming to Penn Dixie Fossil Park by Barbara O’Brien
Buffalo News 6/16/2017

Community comes together to clean up vandalized Orchard Park playground by Breanna Fuss
TCW News 2/28/2017

Autumn is here: get out and enjoy these fun, free activities by Samantha Christmann
Buffalo News 9/25/2016

Business – On the Record: Aug. 6, 2016
Buffalo News 8/6/2016

Letter: Cultural institutions inspire us all to learn by Dr. Phil Stokes
Buffalo News 7/27/2016

Penn Dixie invites public to view ‘The Classical Planets of Antiquity’ by Frank Parlato
Artvoice 7/21/2016

Five places to celebrate your child’s summer birthday by Mary Friona-Celani
Buffalo News 6/24/2016

Aquarium of Niagara, Penn Dixie team up by Staff
Niagara Frontier Publications 6/24/2016

Dig for fossils at Aquarium of Niagara by Staff
Buffalo News 6/13/2016

Penn Dixie cruise will provide unique take on Buffalo by Will Elliott
Buffalo News 6/3/2016

Experts in town to dig for fossils by Lauren Hall
News 4 Wake Up 5/20/2016

Dig paleontology? Come ‘Dig with the Experts’ at Penn Dixie Site
Buffalo News 4/27/2016

Looking to the heavens for Earth Day by Barbara O’Brien
Buffalo News 4/8/2016


Digging Up New York’s History: Fossils in Western NY on New York Makers

Fossil collecting at Penn Dixie quarry, New York on

Fossils of western New York: 18-mile Creek and the Penn Dixie Area on

Mom, there is a trilobite in my sandwich !!! by Diana Fattori and Nando Musmarra

New York, 130 Million Years Before the Dinosaurs on Craft Knife

Penn Dixie Paleontological and Outdoor Education Center on

Penn Dixie Site on

Penn Dixie, NY – Famous for its trilobites…but not only that on

Logo Go Round March news wrap up on The Logo Factory


Episode 7: The Trilobites of Penn Dixie Fossil Park by Rockhounding USA
Youtube 7/31/2017

Freeloading at Penn Dixie in Blasdell, NY by 92.9 JACK FM
YouTube 7/22/16

Fossil and astronomy exhibit begins this weekend by WKBW TV
YouTube 5/13/2015

Aging is for Everyone – What to do in town by Aging is for Everyone
YouTube 10/28/2014

Live With Colly Episode 15 by Colleen Young
YouTube 9/10/2014

Penn Dixie Tour of the Buffalo Harbor and Niagara River by Rick Miller
YouTube 9/15/2013

Penn Dixie Commercial 2007 by Jay Mager
YouTube 9/25/2007