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April 05, 2018 - 8:30 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Saying "it's going to turn into a circus", Rep. Chris Collins explained his decision in-depth on WBEN Thursday to not attend a student-organized forum on gun violence planned for Saturday at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Buffalo. Collins says the forum, which will feature...
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April 04, 2018 - 4:18 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - A student-organized forum on gun violence is planned for Saturday, April 7th at St. Paul's Cathedral in downtown Buffalo. The town hall-style forum, organized by Students for Action, will take place at 1:30pm and will allow attendees to hear what their local politicians and...
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April 02, 2018 - 6:05 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - In case you've been out of touch for a while, we're letting you know it's Dyngus Day in Buffalo and everywhere! A full day of events is planned to commemorate the Polish tradition. As defined on the official DyngusDayBuffalo website , Dyngus Day is the annual post-Lenten bash...
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April 02, 2018 - 5:46 am
New York, N.Y. (WBEN) - Slowly but surely Buffalo Bills great Jim Kelly is reocvering following extensive cancer and reconstructive jaw surgery in New York City. On Easter Sunday, Jill Kelly posted a vide on Instagram showing Kelly communicating via a white board. Happy Easter from the Kelly Family...
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April 02, 2018 - 5:34 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - A vehicle struck City Honors High School on North Street Easter Sunday afternoon. The incident happened just before 12:30pm. Buffalo police say a sport utility vehicle struck the south side of the building causing significant damage and the driver fled the scene on foot...
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March 31, 2018 - 4:52 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Nearly a week after the Pentagon publicly posted its new recommended policy on transgender troops, the department's chief spokeswoman refused to clarify portions of the memo or settle confusion about whether service members who have already transitioned from one gender to...
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March 27, 2018 - 5:48 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) - Buffalo's Northland Corridor project is among the more than $80 million that has been awarded to dozens of municipalities as part of New York state's efforts to revitalize local communities. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday that the state funding has been...
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March 26, 2018 - 2:21 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Rep. Brian Higgins again Monday called on the New York State Department of Transportation to take action to ease commuter inconvenience during the extensive bridge deck repair project. Construction on the Skyway is underway and will continue systematically through June 2020...
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March 25, 2018 - 7:18 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - It may not feel like spring outside, but that's not holding back the Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park, which held an opening day ceremony Saturday with a formal ribbon cutting and induction of two veterans to the "Wall of Honor". On hand for the 39th annual...
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