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WBEN Newsroom
April 20, 2020 - 6:00 am
Buffalo, N.Y. ( Investigativepost.org ) - It’s a problem that was meant to have been solved months ago, at least for two impoverished Buffalo neighborhoods. Lack of reliable internet access in low-income households puts thousands of Buffalo public school students at an educational disadvantage. So...
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In-vehicle protest in Maryland
Protesters with the group Reopen Maryland rally near the State House to call on the state to lift the stay-at-home order and reopen the economy on April 18, 2020 in Annapolis, Maryland. Most protestors rallied from inside their cars as they caused gridlock in a traffic circle and a smaller group protested outside of their cars. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Tim Wenger
April 19, 2020 - 8:14 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - While many Americans are filled with fear amidst the coronavirus quarantine, anger is now beginning to be expressed in the form of protests against stay-at-home orders. 'Gridlock Buffalo' is a planned in-car demonstration planned for the noon hour Monday in which protesters...
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Engine 22 Station on Broadway Street in Buffalo. September 11, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
WBEN Newsroom
April 19, 2020 - 6:00 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo fire responded to two alarm fire at 805 East Delavan just before 10pm Saturday night. Officials say firefighters rescued a male in his late 60's, from an upper floor and he was transported by ambulance to ECMC to be treated for smoke inhalation.
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Ola Snell
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WBEN Newsroom
April 18, 2020 - 7:44 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - What to do when you celebrate your 104th birthday during a pandemic? Leave it to the Buffalo Police. Ola Snell celebrated her 104th birthday Saturday at the Brent Manor Apartments in Buffalo, and thanks to the men and women of the Buffalo Police Department, she didn't...
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WBEN Newsroom
April 18, 2020 - 12:37 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo police have arrested a man in connection with last Sunday's fatal shooting of 41 year old Clint Reeder, on Stockbridge Avenue in the city. Arrested and charged with murder in the second degree and criminal possession of a weapon is Andrello M. Brown, 35 years old.
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Captain Jeffrey Rinaldo
Buffalo Police Captain Jeffrey Rinaldo via WIVB
WBEN Newsroom
April 17, 2020 - 8:48 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - A 31-year old woman sustained a non-life threatening gunshot wound to her hand Friday evening after a Buffalo Police officer discharged his service weapon while attempting to take the woman into custody. Police were responding to a stolen vehicle call in the Broadway,...
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NOAA Buffalo
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WBEN Newsroom
April 13, 2020 - 9:29 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown as well as city engineers and regional power crews are warning of a potentially damaging and fierce wind storm Monday. "This wind storm is expected to be as strong as the one we had back in October", the Mayor stated during a conference call late...
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WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger
WBEN Newsroom
April 12, 2020 - 7:50 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown has issued a video Easter message of hope and thanks as residents continue to remain in their homes this Easter Sunday. "Right now, we are being tested, but we need to believe in life and to pray for hope and strength", the Mayor states in his message
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Roswell Park IV
Roswell Park
Tim Wenger
April 08, 2020 - 9:43 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo, and the world, quietly lost a champion for cancer research Wednesday. Roswell Park IV, PhD, an ardent supporter of the Buffalo, New York, cancer center that was founded by and named for his great-grandfather, died Wednesday, April 8, after a 20-year battle with the...
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