Photo courtesy: @RepBrianHiggins
June 26, 2018 - 8:48 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Former longtime Erie County Sheriff Tom Higgins has died at the age of 88. Congressman Brian Higgins said the former Sheriff was a close friend and a terrific guy. "He skydived out of a plane at age 83, played hand ball 3 days a week and at 88, he earned a Master's degree in...
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Visit Buffalo Niagara
June 24, 2018 - 12:01 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — A nine-day road rally for vintage cars is rolling 2,300 miles across New York and New England, with dozens of drivers competing for $150,000 in prizes. The 35th annual Hemmings Motor News Great Race revved up Saturday at the Pierce-Arrow Museum in Buffalo, with more than...
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Allan Harris
June 24, 2018 - 10:14 am
(WBEN) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo this week announced 11 projects, including five on the East Side of Buffalo, received awards totaling $7,780,930 through round three of the Better Buffalo Fund. The fund was established to support projects that encourage density and growth along transportation...
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June 23, 2018 - 7:11 am
UPDATE: As of Sunday morning the Ride for Roswell is reporting that they raised $5.2 million dollars during Saturday's ride. They report 7740 riders took part. Top fundraiser was John Conciardo with $92,750.00 and th top team was from West Hee with over $382-thousand dollars. Earlier Story: BUFFALO...
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Brenda's Bites
June 22, 2018 - 12:15 am
When the shocking news broke on June 8th that celebrated chef, author, and television host Anthony Bourdain died of an apparent suicide in France, local chefs were stunned and distraught. On the day of his passing, Jill Gedra, owner of Lait Cru Brasserie and Nickel City Cheese & Mercantile, and...
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June 18, 2018 - 1:00 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Another day of heat and humidity for much of Western New York and the National Weather Service has posted a HEAT ADVISORY for the northern portion of the Western New York region, including the metro Buffalo area. HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EDT...
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Tom Puckett
June 18, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) With President Trump putting tariffs on some Chinese goods and China retaliating with its own tariffs on US goods, Some are wondering how this could affect Wall Street, or even further, November's midterms. On Wall Street, Mike Lomas of the Financial Guys says it will bring...
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Bowl-Inn on Bailey Avenue in Buffalo. June 11, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
June 11, 2018 - 3:46 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Following this weekend's parking lot shooting at "Bowl-Inn" on Bailey Avenue, Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown said the city will not tolerate establishments inability to control its customers. "There have been a number of instances around this bowling alley and members of the...
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