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June 03, 2018 - 9:28 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police have made an arrest in connection with terrorist threats made against the Buffalo Pride Parade. Rosalyn Colligan, 40, of Buffalo allegedly threatened to murder parade-goers. She was charged with a felony count of making terroristic threats. "The posts were very...
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May 26, 2018 - 12:00 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The 18th consecutive Buffalo Marathon was run Sunday under warm and humid conditions. The Marathon which is a 501c3, has grown in stature, prominence, and its ability to help the community. The race has exceeded our 2017 registration numbers by more than 1,000 with over 7,300...
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Officer Joseph Hassett leaves court surrounded by supporters and attorneys following the not guilty verdicts on May 24, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
May 24, 2018 - 11:46 am
BUFFALO, NY (WBEN) - Erie County Supreme Court Justice Russell Buscaglia found suspended Buffalo Police Officer Joseph Hassett not guilty of all counts in connection with an incident involving an inmate in police custody in 2017. Hassett, 32, was acquitted of two counts of Assault in the Third...
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Tim Wenger
May 22, 2018 - 8:56 pm
In this divisive time in which we live, so often it’s the case that we address an issue with a debate. An argument. We look at an issue from ‘one side’ or ‘another’. And when we try to go deeper into understanding, what gets lost is….the issue. 12 Voices in 12 Hours and then the opioid discussion...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Nichols has announced that Head of School Bill Clough told the Board of Trustees that the 2018-2019 school year will be his last. The search for the next Head of School is underway. “I write to tell you that I will finish my tenure as Head of Nichols School on June 30, 2019,”...
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ABC News
May 21, 2018 - 6:39 am
BUFFALO (WBEN) - In the wake of Friday's Santa Fe school shooting, organizations in Buffalo are pushing forward to support local children who have been seriously injured by gun violence. In a pair of equally tragic stories, fundraising efforts are beginning to help the young victims and their...
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Tim Wenger
May 19, 2018 - 8:52 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - It seems not a week goes by that we don't hear about Buffalo City Hall and other downtown landmarks being awash in color to commemorate a day, a person or an issue. Now a concerted effort is in place to coordinate requests for lighting the night in color in downtown Buffalo...
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WBEN PHOTO/Tim Wenger
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The Buffalo School Board member who took the ousted Carl Paladino's seat has resigned from her position in protest after the Board's vote to switch nursing providers. Catherine Flanagan-Priore resigned in a closed session resigned in a closed session Media Folder: Media Root ,...
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WBEN Photo/Matt Moran
May 16, 2018 - 9:18 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Following lengthy and sometimes emotional debate in Buffalo City Hall Wednesday evening, the Buffalo Board of Education voted to approve a contract with a new nursing provider and Kaleida nurses are out of the Buffalo Schools. Some board members pleaded to table the item and...
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