Elizabeth Licata


Elizabeth Licata is the editor of Buffalo Spree, Western New York’s city/regional magazine. A lifelong area resident, Licata has been writing about Buffalo arts, architecture, and gardens for over thirty years. She is a nationally published art critic and garden writer who has written several books about Western New York art and gardens.


Like so many elements of life, the pandemic changed the approach of co-authors (and wife and husband) Jennifer Hillman and Bill McKeever as they worked on their book Secret Places in Western New York: 25 Scenic Hikes. They had been

Adult Non-Fiction most popular titles – A Promised Land by Barack Obama Secret Buffalo: A Guide to the Weird, Wonderful, and Obscure by Elizabeth Licata  

Upon interviewing Elizabeth Licata on her new book, Secret Buffalo – A Guide to the Weird, Wonderful, and Obscure, we agreed that it would be fun to post three articles from the book. Together, we chose the articles, which was not

Books and Baklava is back! Join us for a used book sale to benefit Welcome Neighbor STL on December 9.