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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Liberty Cab says that taxi drivers in Buffalo are planning to move forward with their threat of boycotting New Year's Eve in the City of Buffalo over what they see as unfair treatment compared to ridesharing services Uber and Lyft. The boycott idea was raised in front of the...
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Amherst, NY (WBEN) - It's hard to believe that 2016 could be topped, but 2017 was just as wild a year in the political arena. On WBEN Thursday morning, Republican political strategist Carl Calabrese broke down the year, and gave us some of his 'winners' and 'losers' for the year 2017. "I put in my...
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December 16, 2017 - 6:01 pm
Canalside Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - With the order delivered by LCS9 sponsor Janee Bonner, The USS Little Rock was formally commissioned into the U.S, Navy Saturday as 8,500 shivering onlookers gathered at Canalside alongside the new ship and her old namesake in permanent residence at the Buffalo...
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December 14, 2017 - 1:30 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Here comes the snow. Again! Another round of snow is on the doorstep of Western New York and will impact the Buffalo metro area during the day and afternoon commute Friday. A Winter Weather Advisory is posted for the Buffalo metro and northern portion of the area while a...
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Tim Wenger
December 10, 2017 - 9:07 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - To say WBEN talk host Tom Bauerle is not your average open heart surgery patient may be an understatement. Less than an hour before surgery at Gates Vascular Institute in Buffalo Bauerle was LIVE on Facebook communicating with his faithful Facebook followers with his last...
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December 08, 2017 - 7:00 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - As a biting cold wind blew across the helipad deck of the USS Little Rock LCS9 at Canalside Buffalo Friday, Commander Todd Peters humbly accepted the key to the City of Buffalo from Mayor Byron Brown. Peters says the key will be displayed along with other significant honorary...
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December 05, 2017 - 1:05 pm
by Brendan Keany BUFFALO, N.Y. - (WBEN) The Independent Health Foundation held a media event Tuesday morning to remind Western New Yorkers about First Night Buffalo, as they present the annual drug- and alcohol free New Year's Eve party. The celebration will be held at the Buffalo Niagara...
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December 05, 2017 - 5:06 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The lake effect snow storm is still forecast to impact the Buffalo metro area early Wednesday through Thursday and Winter Storm Watches remain posted for the area. "The storm is still on its way for late tonight, tomorrow and Thursday," says Meterologist Jon Hitchcock at the...
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Tim Wenger
December 03, 2017 - 9:33 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Our December flirtation with mild temperatures is about to come to a screaching halt as waves of arctic air are due to roll into Western New York this week. Beginning late Tuesday, the air will beg for a change from rakes to shovels across much of the Niagara frontier. It's...
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November 25, 2017 - 8:44 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN/AP Business Wire) - ‘Tis the season to Shop Small! On main streets across America, small businesses are getting ready to welcome customers on Small Business Saturday Numerous Small Business Saturday events are planned across the Buffalo area, including free shuttles all day...
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