Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - There's been a strong response to a fundraising and awareness effort kicked-off by the Restoration Society and Code Blue, following the death of Larry Bierl, during blizzard conditions in January. "During that extreme weather event, we lost Larry, a homeless man from...
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February 18, 2019 - 7:00 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - It's a wintry President's Day across Buffalo and Western New York. An additional 1 to inches of snow is possible across the region through midday with the possibility of some light ice accumulation as well. A Winter Weather Advisory is posted. Latest Winter Weather Advisory...
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February 13, 2019 - 4:05 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The wicked wind combined with snow squalls provided for a tremendously long Wednesday afternoon commute. Those gusty winds and lake snow squalls fade away into Thursday as we enter a calmer weather pattern. A Winter Weather Advisory is posted for the southtowns and southern...
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February 08, 2019 - 5:59 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Federal security officers caught 14 handguns last year at checkpoints in four upstate New York airports. That's a decrease of two from the previous year. The Transportation Security Administration says only Buffalo Niagara International Airport saw an increase, from three...
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February 08, 2019 - 12:35 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Stiff winds buffeted the Western New York region Friday leaving thousands without power at times. Sporadic outages were reported throughout the day from both National Grid and NYSEG. The High Wind Warning has expired and noa a Winter Weather Advisory remains posted for...
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February 07, 2019 - 3:00 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Following the tragic death of Larry Bierl during the blizzard conditions in Williamsville last week, an effort is underway to help raise funds and awareness for the Code Blue effort in Buffalo in memory of Bierl. Larry Bierl was a well known individual in Williamsville and...
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February 04, 2019 - 8:00 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The flood threat continues across parts of Western New York and has been of particular concern throughout southern Erie County. Numerous trouble spots have been reported in West Seneca, Evans and the Town of Boston. A winter weather advisory takes effect Wednesday. A Flood...
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February 04, 2019 - 2:23 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - Fillmore District Councilmember, David Franczyk , has been a member of the Buffalo Common Council for 32 years, but he announced that he will not be running for re-election. "I decided it's a generational shift, and there's a lot of young folk that are out there...
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February 03, 2019 - 5:46 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Buffalo' latest art exhibit honors the late Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson Jr. "Humble and Human" is a collaboration between the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo and the Detroit Institute of Arts in Wilson's home state of Michigan. Gallery administrators say the...
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February 01, 2019 - 5:30 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Getting back to normal is the order of the day across Buffalo and Western New York as we put the blizzzard in our rear view mirror. Only the early Friday morning bitter cold stands in the way of the end of all advisories for the region before temperatures begin to moderate...
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