Buffalo

Mike Baggerman
November 22, 2019 - 12:52 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - After years of planning, the Albright Knox Art Gallery officially broke ground on a massive $160 million expansion. Friday's ceremonial event also featured a $10 million investment from DoubleLine Capital investor Jeffrey Gundlach, who has donated $62.5 million for the...
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Ticket Stubs are a thing of the past
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - If you're old enough to remember, part of the thrill of the concert experience, was waiting in line to buy tickets. "It's a different experience than it was back in the day," said Entercom Radio's Don Tomasulo. The former concert promoter with Festival East was a guest on...
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Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
November 21, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The University at Buffalo will unveil its findings in their study of the soil that was impacted by Tonawanda Coke on Thursday night. Tonawanda Coke closed its doors last October 23 after violating its probation regarding opacity standards. The company was ordered by a federal...
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Turkeys for Tickets. November 20, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 20, 2019 - 11:47 am
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN) - Thousands of turkeys were donated as part of the annual "Turkeys for Tickets" drive held by Entercom, Buffalo Sabres, and Wegmans. All of the donations go to benefit the Buffalo City Mission and FeedMore WNY. Dozens of cars lined up outside of Wegmans on Alberta Drive in...
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Brian Mazurowski
November 20, 2019 - 11:44 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The real estate developer who's looking to bring high level pro soccer to Buffalo said he's confident that he will be able to build a soccer-specific stadium in time for a USL Championship team to kick off in 2023. In an interview with WBEN's Brian Mazurowski, John McClutchy...
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January 9, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 20, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – The idea of a soccer stadium in Western New York has piqued the interest of elected officials. Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown and New York State Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul are among the local leaders interested in having professional soccer return to Western New York. Mayor...
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Mike Baggerman
November 19, 2019 - 4:35 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - An Orchard Park hairdresser has been sentenced to prison after he sexually assaulted a 14-year-old boy at a salon in Orchard Park this summer. After pleading guilty in July, Stephen Savaglio was given a split sentence of six months in prison and ten years of probation. He...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - A new professional soccer team will soon be playing in Buffalo... if the developers involved can find a site and construct a 10,000-seat soccer-specific stadium within the next few years. Real estate developer John McClutchy announced Tuesday that he has entered into an...
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November 15, 2019 - 9:49 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A woman who was shot on Friday morning in the City of Buffalo has died. Buffalo Police said the shooting happened around 8:40 a.m. near Prospect Avenue and Maryland Street. Buffalo police say a 23 year old Buffalo female has been declared deceased at ECMC. Detectives say the...
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