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Sahlen Field
Sahlen Field awaits the Toronto Blue Jays
WBEN Newsroom
July 30, 2020 - 3:12 pm
On Thursday morning, County Executive Mark Poloncarz and Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein held a video conference call with various Major League Baseball officials to discuss the protocols and safety measures that will be in effect for Blue Jays games at Sahlen Field.
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Sandy Beach
WBEN's Sandy Beach displays an award received from the New York State Broadcasters upon his induction into the Hall of Fame/WBEN photo
WBEN Newsroom
July 30, 2020 - 2:51 pm
Sandy Beach signs off from WBEN, capping a 60 year career.
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Tom Puckett
July 30, 2020 - 2:35 pm
Man fatally stabbed after dispute Wednesday evening.
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Buffalo Bills fans tailgate ahead of Monday Night Football game against the New England Patriots. October 29, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
July 30, 2020 - 12:12 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN) – Town of Orchard Park officials next week are expected to address tailgating at Buffalo Bills games this upcoming season.
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Closed sign at Braymillers
Tom Puckett
July 30, 2020 - 4:00 am
Bowling centers see summer profits go in the gutter because of state closure orders.
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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
July 30, 2020 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Despite fewer capabilities to test for coronavirus in Niagara County, officials in Erie County are confident they can continue to meet the testing needs for the community as demand for kits and reagents continue to increase across the country.
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US Ed. Dept. Photo
Brendan Keany
July 29, 2020 - 4:20 pm
Local schools and school districts discuss their reopening plans that are due to the state by the end of the month.
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New Zion Baptist Church. July 29, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
New Zion Baptist Church. July 29, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tom Puckett
July 29, 2020 - 2:35 pm
Tracers find a set of people who attended activities at New Zion Baptist Church have COVID19
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Eastern Niagara Hospital in Newfane. March 18, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Eastern Niagara Hospital in Newfane. March 18, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
July 29, 2020 - 12:43 pm
NIAGARA COUNTY, N.Y. (WBEN) – There is a shortage of coronavirus testing kits and reagents in Niagara County.
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Rescue Boat
WBEN Newsroom
July 29, 2020 - 12:25 pm
Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard has announced the recovery of a male victim in the east branch of the Niagara River.
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