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Commodore Perry Apartments. January 22, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Commodore Perry Apartments. January 22, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
January 23, 2020 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - There are no plans for the Commodore Perry Apartments to be torn down, despite deplorable conditions at the housing complex in the City of Buffalo.
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Demolition crews on Shoreline Apartments preparing for its demolition. January 22, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Demolition crews on Shoreline Apartments preparing for its demolition. January 22, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
January 22, 2020 - 3:31 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Demolition of the former Shoreline Apartments complex will begin on Thursday morning.
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Students play football outside Bennett High School. August 9, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Students play football outside Bennett High School. August 9, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
January 20, 2020 - 2:41 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Section VI Football has reversed its decision to change to league-based scheduling, a move that would have left five football teams within Buffalo Public Schools without any opponents outside of the city. In a statement, Section VI President Adam Stoltman said that returning...
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McKinley High School. January 14, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
January 20, 2020 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The graduation rate at Buffalo Public Schools remained flat according to the latest information released by the New York State Education Department. VIEW: NYSED numbers on graduation rates The information released last week showed that Buffalo had a graduation rate of 64.7...
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View of Heather Hart's roof at Albright Knox Northland. January 16, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
View of Heather Hart's roof at Albright Knox Northland. January 16, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
January 17, 2020 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Even though the Albright Knox Art Gallery will be closed for the next two to three years, art lovers can still take in some of the unique exhibits they're accustomed to at the art gallery. Beginning Friday, the temporary location of the Albright Knox Art Gallery will be...
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Mike Baggerman
January 15, 2020 - 12:12 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Wednesday is the first day that adoptees can apply for their original birth certificates. For decades, records were sealed until Albany lawmakers voted to pass a bill last year that was later signed by Governor Cuomo. In order to obtain the original birth certification,...
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Queen City Landing Rendering
Queen City Landing Rendering
Mike Baggerman
January 14, 2020 - 4:21 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Developers of the Queen City Landing project did not get the thumbs up yet from the Buffalo Common Council to begin construction of the 20-story building on the Outer Harbor. A public hearing began Wednesday in one of the final steps the development group needs to begin...
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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)
Mike Baggerman
January 13, 2020 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - All eyes are on Albany regarding legalization of recreational marijuana use in 2020. Governor Andrew Cuomo said during his annual State of the State address that his goal is to legalize the recreational use in 2020 after Albany decriminalized it in 2019. READ MORE: Cannabis...
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Mike Baggerman
January 10, 2020 - 11:05 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The major businesses owned by prominent WNY developer, Mark Croce, have assured that operations will continue in the wake of Croce's untimely death Thursday. Statler City, Curtiss Hotel, and Buffalo Chophouse all released the same statement from Buffalo Development...
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Mark Croce
WBEN Newsroom
January 10, 2020 - 9:39 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The business community is mourning the deaths of Mark Croce and Michael Capriotto. The two prominent businessmen died Thursday night in a helicopter crash in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania while returning to Buffalo from Washington, D.C. There’s no shortage of people who are...
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