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Dave Debo
July 13, 2017 - 7:47 am
(WBEN) The Buffalo River Fest starts it's three day run on Ohio Street this weekend, giving Buffalo a chance to celebrate what neighbors and nature carved out from once abandoned land and a polluted river. And while many will gather to enjoy summertime along the banks of the Buffalo River, for...
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Buffalo, NY (AP/WBEN) - Police officers in Buffalo will start a pilot body camera program. Mayor Byron Brown announced Tuesday the city is in the process of bidding for body cameras for the city's police department. The agency plans to test 20 body cameras for three months before expanding to about...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Buffalo Common Council President Darius Pridgen took to Facebook to express concerns about police enforcement of the waterfront during the Fourth of July. In a video, Pridgen says that guests arriving to his party were stopped and questioned by police before being allowed to go...
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Allan Harris
June 18, 2017 - 5:47 am
(WBEN) Louis J. Billittier, Jr., and Mary Beth Billittier-Darling announced Saturday evening that $25,000 was raised to benefit Western New York charities through the Louis J. Billittier Foundation at their “Great American Ride” Motorcycle Poker Fun Run and Raffle. Billittier helped select the...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) The puck drops next Thursday, June 22nd for The 11 Day Power Play. 40 players taking shifts and playing one continuous hockey game until July 3rd. "Two teams of 20 players, playing in shifts" said organizer Mike Lesakowski. "It will be 4 and a half hour shifts on the ice with 9...
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(WBEN) It's been 27 years since Phil Housley wore a Sabres uniform but he says he still gets goose bumps when he hears the famous Ric Jeanneret "Wow-weeeeeee Hous-leyyyyyyy" play-by-play call that rang out of Buffalo radios and TV's every time he scored a goal in his time as a superstar defenseman...
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Orchard Park, NY (WBEN) - It's official, U2 is coming back to Buffalo! The band announced Tuesday morning that it is bringing its 'Joshua Tree' tour to New Era Field on September 5. Tickets for the show will go on sale Monday June 12 at 10:00 in the morning. It will be the first time U2 has played...
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Jun 5, 2017; Nashville, TN, USA; Nashville Predators fans cheer and hold signs for the Stanley Cup in game four of the 2017 Stanley Cup Final at Bridgestone Arena.
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Richard Root
June 06, 2017 - 6:28 am
Nashville, TN (WBEN) - Besides the Predators walking over the Penguins, one thing that has really stood out during the Stanley Cup Finals is the atmosphere and chanting inside Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. Behold these examples of the chants by Predators fans: Holy hell this crowd. Chills. #...
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Allan Harris
June 04, 2017 - 6:45 am
(WBEN) The Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park will host a ceremony to honor the legacy and memory of C. Wade McClusky, a South Buffalo native whose heroic actions have been widely attributed for leading to a decisive World War II victory during the Battle of Midway on June 4, 1942...
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Tim Wenger
June 02, 2017 - 1:59 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Noting that just a few years ago there would be no reason to be standing along what is now known as Wilkeson Pointe, Outer Harbor Management Group President John Dandes pulled the wraps off a summer full of entertainment and recrational activities available along Buffalo's...
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