Buffalo

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Mike Baggerman
March 27, 2017 - 12:46 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A group of Western New York architects wrote a letter to the Buffalo Train Station Site selection Committee on Monday supporting the return of the Central Rail Terminal as part of Buffalo's ongoing efforts to bring a new train station to the area. The letter - which you can...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
March 25, 2017 - 7:17 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Buffalo Bisons are holding tryouts at Coca-Cola Field today from 9:00 a.m. to noon. However, don't expect to run the bases or hit fastballs towards the I-190. Instead, warm up the vocal cords to sing the national anthem. Bisons Director of Media Relations Brad Bisbing...
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Mike Baggerman
March 25, 2017 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Edward A. Rath County Office Building continues to scratch an issue that is bugging the entire building. A memo sent to all county employees on Friday informed workers that the county wanted to ensure a pest-free workplace for both employees and visitors. Sources from...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
March 24, 2017 - 6:09 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz announced a new local law on Friday in response to last year’s death of 82 year old Ruth Murray. Murray, an Alzheimers patient at Emerald South Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center in Buffalo, was killed by an individual suffering from...
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Casinos
March 23, 2017 - 3:27 am
Buffalo (WBEN) - The Seneca Nation says it has one more payment for New York State and after that, their obligation is finished. The compact the Seneca Nation entered into with the state back in 2002 required revenue sharing for 14 years. The Seneca's have paid the state over $1.4 billion since the...
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Photo: Erie County Sheriff's Office
March 22, 2017 - 3:33 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - An investigation into an overdose death led to the arrest of two dealers on Tuesday in a drug raid. Lamel Williams, 38, and his sister Latisha Williams, 37, were arrested after the Buffalo Police Department executive a search warrant at a Potomac Avenue residence in Buffalo...
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March 22, 2017 - 1:58 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Assemblyman Sean Ryan is asking for a thorough investigation from the New York State Department of Corrections after the January arrest of Thomas Moore for sexually abusing a resident at the Waterfront Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center in Buffalo. Moore is a disabled man...
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Buffalo's Central Terminal
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Susan Rose
March 22, 2017 - 12:08 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - A consultant's report on a new Buffalo train station came as sticker shock to many, including Central Terminal Restoration Corporation. "The numbers are quite eye-opening to say the least" said Mark Lewandowski, Central Terminal President. The cost to re-purpose the East Side...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
March 21, 2017 - 10:48 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Western New Yorkers were informed of the latest developments regarding the location of Buffalo’s new train station. The public meeting held Tuesday night at the Buffalo Museum of Science provided an in-depth look at the many details surrounding the new locations which are...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
March 21, 2017 - 4:05 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw is proposing a taxpayer protection plan in response to Congressman Chris Collins' amendment to the American Health Care Act which would eliminate the Medicaid mandate imposed on Erie County and force New York State to foot the bill for...
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