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WBEN Newsroom
December 08, 2019 - 11:54 pm
After an overtime loss Saturday in Vancouver, the Buffalo Sabres found the right side of the extra period against the Oilers Sunday, getting the 3-2 win in Edmonton. Returning to the lineup for the first time in three games, Sabres defenseman Collin Miller was the hero for Buffalo, finishing off...
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Brendan Keany
December 08, 2019 - 7:37 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - The HPV vaccination debate continues to be in the spotlight across New York State. On Thursday, parents from around the state pulled their kids from school for a blackout event - their way of protesting any potential HPV vaccination mandate from Albany. Legislation which would...
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WBEN Newsroom
December 07, 2019 - 8:52 am
HAMBURG (WBEN) - The Town of Hamburg Police are investigating a Friday evening car crash that killed a pedestrian on Lake Avenue. The victim is 66-year-old Marguerite Oneil of Blasdell, as she was pronounced dead at South Buffalo Mercy Hospital. Read more from the department's Facebook page below:
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WBEN Newsroom
December 06, 2019 - 2:29 pm
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WBEN) - New York State is abandoning its grand plans for a Wonder Fall Resort in the City of Niagara Falls. The project, which was first announced in 2013 with the hope of transforming the former Rainbow Centre Mall into a year-round luxurious resort. The $150 million resort,...
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Crystal Peoples-Stokes
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Brendan Keany
December 06, 2019 - 2:18 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - While it took a lot longer than many local officials had hoped, Assemblywoman Crystal Peoples-Stokes and State Senator Tim Kennedy held a press conference to celebrate that Buffalo School Board elections moving forward will be held in November - not May. Local officials are...
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Brendan Keany
Mike Baggerman
December 06, 2019 - 1:58 pm
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN) - New York State Senator Michael Ranzenhofer will retire from his seat in Albany at the end of his term in 2020. "It has been the highest privilege to represent the many communities of WNY and I am proud of what we have accomplished together on behalf of residents," Ranzenhofer...
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WBEN Newsroom
December 06, 2019 - 12:24 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The man who allegedly rammed his car into Bottoms Up on Chippewa Street this summer is now facing attempted murder charges. Najeeb Jackson is accused of driving his car into the club in Downtown Buffalo was arraigned on Friday morning for two counts of attempted murder and...
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Pendleton Highway Superintendent Jeffrey Stowell
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WBEN Newsroom
December 06, 2019 - 11:02 am
Lockport, N.Y. (WBEN-Photo Courtesy WKBW TV) - The Town of Pendleton Highway Superintendent is facing several charges for allegedly using town equipment for his personal use. Niagara County Sheriff James Voutour said 59 year old Jeffrey Stowell, of the Town of Pendleton, faces Grand Larceny in the...
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Protester with sign outside Diocese of Buffalo. September 10, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Brendan Keany
December 06, 2019 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO (WBEN) - "Buffalo really kind of pulled off the greatest cover-up in the history of the Church here because it even surpassed Boston in the sense that it stayed quiet after Boston," WKBW investigative reporter Charlie Specht. Specht, whose work has been critical in shedding light on the...
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Flutie Flakes. WBEN Photo/Susan Rose
Flutie Flakes. WBEN Photo/Susan Rose
Mike Baggerman
December 06, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Fans are already hyped for a marquee matchup this Sunday as the Buffalo Bills battle the Baltimore Ravens this Sunday. But an old favorite is coming back to Western New York to make the hype even bigger: Flutie Flakes The cereal will make its return this Sunday at New Era...
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