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Mark Poloncarz gives victory speech at Statler City after winning third term for Erie County Executive. November 5, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 06, 2019 - 1:35 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz defeated Lynne Dixon and earned a third term as the county's top elected official. Poloncarz, a democrat, defeated Dixon, a registered member of the Independence Party who ran on the republican line, by more than 14,000 votes in a race...
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Amherst Police investigate near John E. Roberts Funeral Home on Bailey Avenue after man found unconscious Monday morning. November 4, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 04, 2019 - 10:23 am
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN) - An Amherst funeral director has died in a "suspicious" incident near a funeral home. Amherst Police said Charles Durante died at ECMC on Monday afternoon, just hours after he was taken there after he was found unconscious in the middle of Bailey Avenue near Grover Cleveland...
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Neil McManus
November 03, 2019 - 1:29 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Albright Knox closing today at 5:00pm and will remain so until the year 2022 while the gallery undergoes what’s tabbed as the AK360 Campus Development and Expansion Project . The project will add 30,000 square feet of space for displaying special exhibitions and the museum’s art...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Two hundred calls poured into the city of Buffalo's 311 line early Friday morning to report trees down or heavy tree damage. "Our city crews have been out all night," said Mayor Byron Brown at a briefing at city hall. "They will continue to clean up all day as well as...
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George Chamoun, CEO of ACV Auctions. October 30, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
October 31, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Winners of 43 North’s annual competition can take a page out of ACV Auctions playbook in an effort to find their own success. The company, which just recently hired its 1,000th employee, is headquartered along Ellicott Street and won the 43 North competition in 2015. ACV...
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WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger
WBEN Newsroom
October 30, 2019 - 1:13 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police arrested a man after an armed robbery at a Tim Horton's on Bailey Avenue. Police said they arrested Matthew Dillon, 22, and charged him with robbery, menacing, harassment, and criminal possession of a weapon. They said he entered the restaurant at 10 p.m...
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Construction on Niagara Street in Buffalo. September 9, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
October 30, 2019 - 12:18 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown is hoping for a city investment of more than $9 million in capital projects as part of his recommended capital budget. $8 million alone would go to major infrastructure projects including repaving of Delaware Avenue, Michigan Avenue, Walden Avenue,...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Brian Mazurowski
October 30, 2019 - 11:06 am
Amherst, NY (WBEN) - Brooklyn Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio is again in Western New York as part of the apostolic visitation to the Diocese of Buffalo. According to a WGRZ-TV report, DiMarzio was seen conducting interviews at the Marriott hotel in Amherst on Tuesday. "We always knew that there would be...
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One Seneca Tower from Marine Drive (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
October 30, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – There is a definite buzz in the air for area companies that will be moving into Seneca One tower once it re-opens again early next year. In May , M&T Bank announced their plans to have 1,000 jobs across 11 floors of Buffalo’s tallest building with the hope of as many as 1...
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43 North located on Ellicott Street in Buffalo (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
WBEN Newsroom
October 29, 2019 - 6:08 pm
By: Kellie Scanlon BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Fifteen start up companies introduced themselves to the 43 North competition judges for the chance to win shares of $5 million this week. In addition to the funding, the competition will give its winners mentorship, free office space at Seneca One Tower,...
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