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Erie County Fair Train. July 31, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
May 26, 2020 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Summer events including concerts, sports, other live events have all been notably impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, with some events outright canceled due to the uncertainty of the pandemic.
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RADIO.COM Staff
May 25, 2020 - 4:00 pm
Police shut down a stand selling lemonade and popcorn in Brooklyn after a large group of kids and adults gathered on the sidewalk in violation of rules put in place over the coronavirus.
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The Mother of All Clearance Sales is expected when stores reopen
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NEW YORK, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) - What is retail going to look like when the pandemic is over? "I'm expecting a retail ice age," said Burt Flickinger of Strategic Resources. "We've been forecasting it for five years, but it's being accererated right now. It's Dicken-esque. It's the worst of times, but...
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Hertz
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WBEN Newsroom
May 23, 2020 - 7:52 am
Hertz has filed for bankruptcy protection, unable to withstand the coronavirus pandemic that has crippled global travel and with it, the heavily indebted 102-year-old car rental company's business.
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Computer
WBEN Newsroom
May 23, 2020 - 7:43 am
The U.N. disarmament chief says the COVID-19 pandemic is moving the world toward increased technological innovation and online collaboration, but "cybercrime is also on the rise, with a 600% increase in malicious emails during the current crisis."
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Bishop Edward Scharfenberger
Edward Scharfenberger speaks to reports shortly after the Diocese of Buffalo officially files for bankruptcy. February 28, 2020 (AP Photo)
WBEN Newsroom
May 22, 2020 - 5:16 pm
Apostolic Administrator Edward Scharfenberger unveils renewal initative for Buffalo Diocese.
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NYS COVID-19 testing site in Buffalo's Cobblestone District. May 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
NYS COVID-19 testing site in Buffalo's Cobblestone District. May 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
May 22, 2020 - 4:51 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Hospitalizations in Erie County are on the decline again, according to the latest information provided by Erie County Health Commissioner Gale Burstein.
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Social distancing guidelines at Woodlawn Beach State Park in Hamburg. May 22, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Social distancing guidelines at Woodlawn Beach State Park in Hamburg. May 22, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
May 22, 2020 - 12:59 pm
HAMBURG, N.Y. (WBEN) – Woodlawn Beach State Park officially opened for the 2020 season on Friday, though this year will feature some restrictions for beachgoers.
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Seneca Niagara Casino Photo
Tom Puckett
May 22, 2020 - 12:40 pm
Seneca Nation plan phased reopening of casinos in June.
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RV camping
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - in 2019, 43 million Americans traveled for Memorial Day weekend. This year, Triple A is not even issuing a travel forecast, because it's expected to be record low. It's turning into the year of the staycation.
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