Brendan Keany
January 17, 2019 - 10:17 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Buffalo Public School District made a bold claim today, saying the district has been "turned around." Superintendent Kriner Cash declared that recent statistics point to a vastly improved district. "Let me give you the main message today," began Cash. "Colleagues, we have...
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January 15, 2019 - 9:51 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police have arrested 30 year old Amber Lewis of Buffalo and charged her with endangering the welfare of a child in connection with Sunday night's pit bull attack of a young child on Watson Street. Police say Lewis is the dog's owner and tell us the pit bull has been...
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Tim Wenger
January 15, 2019 - 7:00 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - If you're paying attention, you're probably aware that meteorologists have been hinting at the possibility of a significant winter storm this coming weekend across Western New York. And as time ticks away and we reach midweek, forecaster confidence is increasing and the...
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NOAA Buffalo
January 15, 2019 - 2:19 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Some slick conditions expected across Western New York through this evening. The National Weather Service has posted a Winter Weather Advisory through 10pm. WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING ... * WHAT...Freezing Drizzle. A glaze of ice...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Look who's coming to Buffalo! The Who will bring their 'Moving On' tour to Buffalo's KeyBank Center May 9th. It will be the first time that The Who featuring Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend will perform in Buffalo since their show at the arena in November of 1996. JUST...
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47-Acre parcel at Buffalo Lakeside Commerce Park where a Cannabis Campus will be developed if New York State passes legislation on legalizing marijuana. January 11, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
January 11, 2019 - 9:41 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A San Diego cannabis company was approved to begin development on a $200 Million high-tech cannabis campus in Buffalo. The company, Flora California Prime, was approved to acquire 47 acres at the Buffalo Lakeside Commerce Park from the Buffalo Urban Development Corporation...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Fire officials say four firefighters were treated for injuries after battling flames on Butler Avenue near Wohlers on the east side of Buffalo. In an update late Friday morning, Buffalo Fire Commissioner Bill Renaldo said a fire led to a "Mayday" call. Two of the four...
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Randy Bushover
January 10, 2019 - 6:05 am
The Buffalo Lakeside Commerce Park is poised to receive some new tenants. Business First reports that Flora-California Prime Inc. of Monterey, California, Adaptiive Medical Technology Inc. and its companion firm, 3D Bolus of Canada and The Buffalo Niagara International Trade Gateway Organization...
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January 07, 2019 - 9:42 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police and Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority Transit Police are investigating an accident involving a Metro Bus and a vehicle. An NFTA spokesperson tells WBEN it happened about 7:30pm Monday at Ash and Sycamore in the city of Buffalo. According to witnesses, a...
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Tim Wenger
January 06, 2019 - 1:44 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Very few issues draw as much reaction as has been the case this week with the new parking policy in the City of Buffalo. Phone lines, the text board and our social media channels have all been jammed with questions and concerns about the increased rates and new event parking...
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