Buffalo

City of Buffalo Public Works Seal on truck used for plowing. November 8, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 11, 2019 - 12:46 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - As Western New York remains under a winter storm warning, City of Buffalo officials are expecting to use more crews on Monday evening and overnight due to the heavier snowfall expected. READ MORE: First winter storm warning of 2019-2020 "We will have over 20 trucks out...
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Tree down in City of Buffalo/Photo - Christopher Parker
WBEN Newsroom
November 02, 2019 - 2:52 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - As residents across the Buffalo and Western New York region are working to clean up damage left by the fierce windstorm that ravaged the region Halloween and Friday, municipal crews across the region too are busy working to ensure roads are clear and areas around downed trees...
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WBEN Newsroom
November 01, 2019 - 8:58 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Two Buffalo Police officers and one civilian were transported to ECMC Friday night after an accident at Jefferson and Dodge. All three victims were taken to ECMC and the exact extent of their injuries or conditions are not known, however the injuries are not believed to be...
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Thinking Robot Studios
Tim Wenger
October 29, 2019 - 4:24 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Saying, "It's safe to say the robots are coming and Buffalo is talking proud again", one of the leaders of a new high-tech company that will locate along Buffalo's waterfront exhuberantly introduced the company to the region along with elected leaders. A land sale agreement...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Two people died in an early morning crash Sunday in South Buffalo. Buffalo Police said the crash happened at Seneca Street and Pomona Place around 2:40 a.m. A.J. Twentyfive III, 33, was the driver of the 2017 Toyota sedan that was hit by a Maserati while Kristin N. Labruno,...
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WBEN Newsroom
October 18, 2019 - 8:15 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police are investigating an officer-involved accident that occurred on the city's west side Friday evening. The incident occurred as an officer was responding to assist in a traffic stop at Grant and Potomac. While responding to assist, the second officer vehicle...
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WGRZ Channel 2 Photo
Tim Wenger
October 13, 2019 - 1:29 pm
BUFFALO N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police are investigating an incident that began at approximately 2:30am Sunday in the 200 block of Franklin Street. Police say a male was struck by gunfire and shortly after that, some type of fight broke out in that area involving a number of people. As officers were...
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Brenda's Bites
October 08, 2019 - 4:24 pm
The bi-annual bites bonanza, Local Restaurant Week , is upon us, running through this Saturday. From the Southtowns to the Falls and everywhere in between, diners can chow down at restaurants all over the region, choosing from dozens of eateries of every ilk. Your cost? The same as the year: $20.19...
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WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany
Tim Wenger
October 03, 2019 - 8:34 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Soaring property values in Buffalo and a recently completed reassessment of nearly 100,000 properties in the city has a coalition of property owners seeking a partial property tax exemption that would be income-qualifying. The Buffalo Property Tax Coalition gathered in...
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Shark Girl at Canalside on May 16, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Shark Girl is headed for a Winter makeover. One of the star attractions at Canalside is leaving her perch October 9th, according to the Albright Knox Art Gallery. The girl in the blue dress, who made a big splash when she arrived in 2014, is in need of "conservation work" and...
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