Buffalo

October 31, 2017 - 5:56 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Saying it's the next "big project" that needs to happen in Buffalo, Fillmore district Common Councilman Dave Franczyk was before the council session Tuesday introducing legislation calling for Buffalo Billion II funds to be allocated to the dilapidated Central Terminal. The...
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Richard Root
October 30, 2017 - 1:41 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - A child was hit by a vehicle late Sunday afternoon. The incident happened just after 5pm Sunday evening in the 200 block of Babcock Street. Buffalo police say a 3 year old female ran into the street and was struck by an SUV. The child was transported to Women and Children's...
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Dave Debo
October 27, 2017 - 5:38 am
(WBEN) A grassroots effort to re-name the city's "Barkyard" Dog Park at LaSalle Park in honor of fallen Buffalo K-9 Officer Craig Lehner is gathering thousands of signatures on Change.org, and inspiring the private group that operates the park for the city to consider making the change. Lehner...
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Tim Wenger
October 25, 2017 - 4:03 pm
I don’t know about you, but I’m feeling pretty good about being a Buffalonian. It’s strange, too, given the set of circumstances that led me to this ‘place’ in my mind of late. We’ve learned a lot over the course of the days following October 13th when Buffalo Police Officer Craig Lehner died...
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Hamburg, NY (WBEN) - Visitation hours for Officer Craig Lehner are set to be held Monday and Tuesday at the Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home in Hamburg. The visitation will be open to the public from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m, and nearly 100 service dogs will be on hand working both days in an effort to...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - During the search for Craig Lehner, it took more than just the Police diving squad and sophisticated equipment to run things smoothly. Kenyatta Cobb is a former Chaplain with the Buffalo Police Department, and said that ministers and pastors helped those on the ground cope with...
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Richard Root
September 18, 2017 - 2:56 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Two separate drive-by shootings in Buffalo have left three men injured. The first shooting happened on Camp Street around 8:45 p.m. Sunday. Two men were hit by bullets and taken to ECMC. The second shooting happened around Northland and Wohler Avenues around 10:15 p.m. Police...
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Mike Baggerman
September 13, 2017 - 2:15 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - There are approximately 285,959 registered democratic voters in Erie County with the majority of those voters residing in the City of Buffalo. However, a small fraction of that number actually voted in the democratic primary for Mayor of the City of Buffalo on Tuesday...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown announced Tuesday morning that a lease agreement has been signed to bring a new AMC Movie Theater downtown. The new AMC is set to take up space on Main Street vacated by the Market Arcade. Talks about a downtown theatre at the Market Arcade began in...
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