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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The Junior League of Buffalo is getting ready to welcome more than 20,000 people to the heart of the Buffalo Medical Campus with its 19th Decorators Show House. The ribbon cutting for the August Feine House at 766 Ellicott Street will take place on Friday with a ticketed...
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Mike Baggerman
April 24, 2017 - 1:58 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - An investigative report by Reuters unearthed that Buffalo "among the most dangerous lead hotspots in America". The article highlighted East Side resident Laicie Manzella, whose home was riddled with 15 lead violations caused by old paint. It also unearthed that Buffalo is one...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - A day after Buffalo's Central Terminal was passed-over for a new downtown train station, Buffalo's Fillmore district Councilman, David Franczyk is not giving up on restoration of the former East side train terminal. "A sleeping giant has awakened". Franczyk is hoping to turn...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
April 21, 2017 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - With such a high level of public interest in Buffalo's train station selection, many locals were outraged that they were not allowed entry to the final committee meeting on Thursday morning. WATCH: Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown explained why Empire State Development was the site...
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Mike Baggerman
April 20, 2017 - 9:46 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Frustration grew from the public as the train station site selection committee went into its final meeting to discuss where to put the new train station on Thursday morning. Charlotte Ripple from West Seneca was one of several people who were barred from going to the fourth...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
April 19, 2017 - 9:51 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Protesters against school board member Carl Paladino disrupted the Buffalo School Board meeting on Wednesday. Demonstrations against Paladino took center stage in December 2016 after his controversial comments about the Obama family appeared in the Artvoice publication...
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Richard Root
April 19, 2017 - 5:50 am
(WBEN) - Citizens for Regional Transit held a meeting last night to talk about Metro Rail expansion and the progress they've made so far. The meeting featured speakers from the NFTA, the Town of Tonawanda, and the Town of Amherst. It might be among the first of the Buffalo Billion II money to be...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
April 19, 2017 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Thursday is the final meeting for the committee to decide where to put Buffalo's new train station. The two "finalists" are the Central Terminal on Buffalo's East Side and a location in Downtown Buffalo at Exchange Street. Calls that the "fix is in" for the Exchange Street...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
April 18, 2017 - 4:21 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Canalside continues to grow as one of Buffalo's most population destinations, but the North Aud Block remains an eyesore for the area. Congressman Brian Higgins are Assemblyman Sean Ryan are attempting to upgrade the area with calls for the Erie Canal Harbor Development...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
April 18, 2017 - 1:08 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Thousands of jobs in Western New York are available and unemployed residents will have an entire week to find work. The program, called “Buffalo Works”, runs all during the week of April 24-28. “Our entire community is coming together and uniting in a powerful way to make...
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