WBEN Buffalo Business Report - Monday, May 18th 2020

Local Gas Prices Lower Once Again

Randy Bushover
May 18, 2020 - 3:42 am
Gas Pump

(WBEN Photo/Susan Rose)

Local gas prices declined once again over the past week.  The AAA puts the average cost for a gallon of unleaded in the Buffalo-Niagara Falls region at $2.19, down about a penny and a half from last week's average.

Merchants Insurance Group is issuing a 15% COVID-19 Relief Payment for Personal Automobile, Commercial Automobile and Business Owners policyholders in New York State for May and June.  The payment applies to customers in New York with certain policies and there are certain stipulations.  To learn more go to their website: www.merchantsgroup.com/merchants-covid19-relief-payment/

After a brief shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Buffalo Brew Pub is re-opening for take-out on Wednesday, May 20th.  Orders will be taken online at buffalobrewpub.com or by calling 632-0552.

Independent Health is the highest-ranked health insurance plan for member satisfaction among Commercial Health Plans in New York State, according to J.D. Power’s 2020 U.S. Commercial Member Health Plan Study.  Independent Health was #5 in the country.   

Effective Wednesday, Lake Shore Bancorp, Inc. has named Kevin M. Sanvidge as Chairman of the Board of Directors.

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