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Artist renderings of the "New Silos" as part of the City of Lights Proposal.
Mike Baggerman
September 17, 2019 - 7:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - SWBR Architects successfully pitched their "City of Lights" design to a group of professionals in urban planning by touting its "world class user experience" that could start immediately and provides alternatives to driving on the Skyway. The group was the winner in the seven...
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Pancho Billa (USA Today Photo)
Brendan Keany
September 17, 2019 - 5:09 pm
ORCHARD PARK (WBEN) - Buffalo Bills officials are encouraging fans to get to their seats a little earlier than usual on Sunday. During a pregame tribute, the Bills will honor the life of Ezra Castro, more famously known as Pancho Billa, who lost his battle with cancer earlier this year. Pancho's...
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(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Brendan Keany
September 17, 2019 - 3:26 pm
ORCHARD PARK (WBEN) - For the first time in the history of the Buffalo Bills, the team won its first two games on the road to come home undefeated for a Week 3 home opener, and the expectation is that the atmosphere will be next level. Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard says they’re seeing a positive...
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Tom Puckett
September 17, 2019 - 1:53 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police say they are trying to determine the identities of those found inside a burned out vehicle on Tonawanda Street. They are also trying to determine if there's a link to a three year old boy who was found sleeping on a porch Monday morning. "We have been in contact...
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Mike Baggerman
September 17, 2019 - 12:37 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Governor Andrew Cuomo and the selecting jury announced that SWBR, Fisher Associates and MRB Group out of Rochester has won the $100,000 Skyway Design Ideas competition. The competition, which began earlier this year, saw more than 100 submissions. The submissions were...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Buffalo Police are looking in to whether a burned-out vehicle in the city's Black Rock neighborhood is related to a three-year-old boy, who was discovered sleeping on the porch of a home on Potomac Avenue. Police say that human remains were found inside the vehicle on the 100...
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Tom Puckett
September 17, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) No it's not your imagination; you're paying more at the pump. That's because of the weekend oil facility attack in Saudi Arabia . "Prices are already over $60 a barrel, which is significant because that's $10 more than what we paid last week," says Allison Mac of GasBuddy. "When...
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Randy Sharpe at Premier Vape on Union Road in Cheektowaga. September 16, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
September 17, 2019 - 1:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Some vape shop owners are worried that they may go out of business thanks to the latest move by government to regulate the business. Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced the ban of flavored e-cigarettes and asked state police and the department of health to ramp up law...
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Brendan Keany
September 16, 2019 - 8:26 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - On Monday night, the finalists for "Aim for the Sky: Competition to Re-Imagine the Buffalo Skyway Corridor" were announced. From approximately 100 submissions, the final nine plans were unveiled at a session Monday evening and the winner will be announced Tuesday following LIVE...
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Tom Puckett
September 16, 2019 - 1:20 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Town of Boston Republican Chairman Karl Simmeth has been elected the new chairman of the Erie County Republican Committee. He takes over for Nick Langworthy, who is now the state GOP chairman. “I am honored to have the full support of the ECGOP, and I am grateful for the...
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