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Ice Boomo removal
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WBEN Newsroom
March 02, 2020 - 11:57 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) The mild Winter in Western New York is allowing crews to begin removing the ice boom at the mouth of Lake Erie and the Niagara River in Buffalo.
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Buffalo Diocese - twitter.com/buffalodiocese
Explanation of Bankruptcy Filing By the Buffalo Catholic Diocese - Bishop Edward Scharfenberger Auxiliary Bishop Edward Grosz Retires upon reaching the retirement age for bishops of 75
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Clergy abuse survivor Gary Astridge (left) and Attorney Steve Boyd (right) after Diocese of Buffalo files for bankruptcy (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Clergy abuse survivor Gary Astridge (left) and Attorney Steve Boyd (right) after Diocese of Buffalo files for bankruptcy (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 02, 2020 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Victims of clergy sex abuse are concerned that the bankruptcy filing by the Diocese of Buffalo will not give them the right level of justice, despite an expected financial settlement to be determined through the bankruptcy courts.
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Bishop Edward Scharfenberger
Edward Scharfenberger speaks to reports shortly after the Diocese of Buffalo officially files for bankruptcy. February 28, 2020 (AP Photo)
Mike Baggerman
February 28, 2020 - 3:49 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Diocese of Buffalo Apostolic Administrator Edward Scharfenberger said he hopes that bankruptcy will provide the diocese an opportunity to refocus and improve on their mission.
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Diocese of Buffalo with two dozen protesters calling for Bishop Malone's resignation. September 10, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
The Diocese made the filing Friday morning in US Federal Bankruptcy Court after weeks of saying the move was "imminent."
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Mike Baggerman
February 28, 2020 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Most people of Christian faith will forego meat in their diet each Friday for the next several weeks as part of the Lent tradition.
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(WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
(WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
February 27, 2020 - 3:30 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Erie County health officials said that coronavirus is expected to come to Western New York and that they are taking the necessary precautions ahead of its appearance.
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Government Officials Speak Glowingly about Tesla while touring the Riverbend facility (2016)
Government Officials Speak Glowingly about Tesla while touring the Riverbend facility (2016)
Beyond the future of Tesla's solar roof project, the Panasonic news may bring in to question the future of public subsidies for large companies.
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Tesla site in South Buffalo. (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tesla site in South Buffalo. (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
February 26, 2020 - 8:46 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Some public officials remain confident that Tesla will contribute to the community in the long term, despite recent headlines highlighting the continued problems at its South Buffalo facility.
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184 West Utica Street. Also known as Ernest Franks House. February 25, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
184 West Utica Street. Also known as Ernest Franks House. February 25, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
February 25, 2020 - 8:29 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – A vacant house located at 184 West Utica Street was recommended by the Buffalo Preservation Board as a local landmark on Tuesday.
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