Buffalo

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Mike Baggerman
October 18, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Even though there's a renewed push for the state to fund local urban infrastructure needs , there are still "big ticket" projects that are being pushed at the highest levels of New York State. Buffalo's Skyway is one of those ticket items. Governor Andrew Cuomo has already...
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October 18, 2019 - 1:41 am
Led by a shutout from goaltender Carter Hutton, the Buffalo Sabres bounced back from a Wednesday loss in Anaheim, with a 3-0 win over the Los Angeles Kings Thursday night. The win improves the Sabres to 6-1-1 on the season. Hutton now has back to back shutouts as he grabbed the 13th of his career...
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Pothole on Main Street in Buffalo. May 21, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
October 17, 2019 - 12:22 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - There will be a six-month push to fund municipal infrastructure needs in New York State. "Rebuild NY" began their campaign on Thursday at the corner of Main and Best Streets in Buffalo. Officials said this locally-maintained roadway is one example of roadway, among hundreds...
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Susan Rose
October 12, 2019 - 3:42 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police have arrested the driver of a vehicle involved in a rollover crash that killed a woman in August. A 27 year old Buffalo man is charged with Vehicular Manslaughter and DWI in connection with the death of a 42 year old Buffalo woman in the early morning hours of...
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State officials promote "Farm to School" program at Waterfront Elementary. October 10, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
October 10, 2019 - 3:22 pm
By: Kellie Scanlon BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Waterfront Elementary hosted state officials on Thursday to highlight New York's "Farm-to-Schools" program. The program focuses on connecting schools to local farms to provide healthy lunches to students and bring attention to the agriculture community...
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Amherst, NY (WBEN) - Another major plaza in the Town of Amherst could be in line for a new look. The University Plaza retail center in Eggertsville along the border of Tonawanda and the City of Buffalo is for sale. The 14-acre Main Street property, which sits an intersection away from the...
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Mike Baggerman
October 09, 2019 - 9:11 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A six-year-old boy is expected to survive after Buffalo Police said his mother stabbed him multiple times in the chest and arms at their home on 14 Purdy Street. The mother, 33, was not identified by police. She is in custody and was taken to ECMC after she also stabbed...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Wegmans is being hauled into court over its vanilla ice cream. A class action suit claims Wegmans use of the word "vanilla" is misleading consumers. Two men in New York and Pennsylvania say the front label indicates the flavor of the ice cream comes from the vanilla plant -...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - A case of hepatitis A has been confirmed in a local restaurant employee, according to Erie County officials. The Erie County Department Of Health was notified on Monday that a food handler who works at Ang’s Family Restaurant on Clinton Street in Buffalo was diagnosed with...
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Body camera footage of Nicholas Belsito's arrest by Erie County Sheriff's Deputies Kenneth Achtyl and James Flowers. December 3, 2017
Mike Baggerman
October 02, 2019 - 12:36 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Erie County Sheriff's Deputy who was convicted of three misdemeanors has resigned from his position. Ken Achtyl resigned as deputy according to a statement from the sheriff's office. He submitted a letter to the sheriff's office. Sheriff Howard discussed employment...
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