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Mayor Byron Brown
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WBEN Newsroom
April 04, 2020 - 5:00 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Standing at the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and Beverly in Buffalo on a sun-drenched Saturday afternoon, Mayor Byron Brown announced th deployment of a program known as the 'Good Neighbor Network". The program, which began Friday, will see some 150,000 door hangers...
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Tim Wenger
April 02, 2020 - 5:27 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - "Don't risk it. Don't go out. Stay at home." That determined and emphatic plea is coming from the man who is on the front line of the battle against the coronavirus outbreak and navigating Kaleida Health facilities through the storm. As Kaleida President and CEO Jody Lomeo...
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Dr. Kriner Cash
(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
WBEN Newsroom
April 02, 2020 - 1:34 pm
Video of BPS | 4/1/20 Work Session Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo School Superintendent Dr. Kriner Cash is frustrated by the two-week extensions of school cancellation being mandated by Governor Andrew Cuomo amidst the coronavirus outbreak and is doubtful classes will return this Spring.
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Igor Puzanov, MD, MSci, FACP, of Roswell Park
Igor Puzanov, MD, MSci, FACP, of Roswell Park
WBEN Newsroom
April 01, 2020 - 9:30 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - In what is described as a collaborative clinical trial, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center is working to make a new treatment option available to local patients diagnosed with COVID-19. Roswell confirms for WBEN it is the lead center in the study.
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WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger
WBEN Newsroom
March 31, 2020 - 5:47 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The toll coronavirus is taking on the Buffalo Police Department continues to grow with 17 officers now confirmed as testing positive for the virus. In addition to the 17, a number of additional officers are currently quarantined.
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WBEN Newsroom
March 30, 2020 - 5:49 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The coronavirus outbreak is presenting the Buffalo Police Department with both a challenge to its force of officers and an opportunity for new recruits to service the community at the same time.
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Mike Baggerman
March 25, 2020 - 3:54 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - There are 123 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Erie County.
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WBEN Newsroom
March 24, 2020 - 6:24 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Coronavirus knows no boundaries and now two Buffalo Police officers have tested positive for the disease.
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Rath Building. March 15, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Rath Building. March 15, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 20, 2020 - 3:05 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Erie County now has 47 confirmed cases of coronavirus, according to officials on Friday.
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General Motors
WBEN Newsroom
March 19, 2020 - 6:03 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Concerns about the spreading coronavirus forced most of North America’s auto plants to close, at least temporarily. Ford, General Motors, Fiat Chrysler, Honda, and Toyota said they would shut down all factories in the region, citing concerns for employees who work in close...
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