Local News

Photo Credit - DREAMSTIME.COM

Cows at the Erie County Fair. August 15, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
August 12, 2020 - 8:04 pm
HAMBURG, N.Y. (WBEN) – The Erie County Agricultural Society is trying to salvage a lost 2020.
Read More
AP Photo
WBEN Newsroom
August 12, 2020 - 5:14 pm
GRAND ISLAND, N.Y. (WBEN) - Amazon will not place a national distribution center in Grand Island.
Read More
Travis Zukic
Tom Puckett
August 12, 2020 - 3:49 pm
Man indicted on charges of attempted murder of a police officer and murder of a convenience store worker.
Read More
FILE - Buffalo Bills head coach Sean McDermott listens to a question after an NFL wild-card playoff football game against the Houston Texans Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Houston. The Bills have signed coach McDermott to a multi-year contract extension. A person with direct knowledge told the Associated Press the contract is a four-year extension that runs through the 2025 season. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the Bills have not released that information. McDermott had two years remaining on his original deal. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, file)
WBEN Newsroom
August 12, 2020 - 2:46 pm
The Buffalo Bills have signed coach Sean McDermott to a multi-year contract extension. A person with direct knowledge told the Associated Press the contract is a four-year extension that runs through the 2025 season. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the Bills have not released...
Read More
TMP Technologies Site
[WBEN Photo - Brendan Keany]
Brendan Keany
August 12, 2020 - 1:32 pm
On Wednesday morning, a special ceremony was held to celebrate a construction milestone on the former Bethlehem Steel site in Lackawanna.
Read More
West Seneca Schools
West Seneca Schools
Tom Puckett
August 12, 2020 - 12:35 pm
Two area districts will start the year with virutal learning.
Read More
FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2019, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden, left, and then-candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif. shake hands after a Democratic presidential primary debate hosted by ABC at Texas Southern University in Houston. Biden has chosen Harris as his running mate. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
WBEN Newsroom
August 12, 2020 - 12:04 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Gretchen Whitmer wanted out. The Michigan governor had caught the interest of Joe Biden and his vice presidential vetting committee, who were drawn to her prominence in a crucial battleground state and her aggressive response to the coronavirus outbreak there. But by late spring,...
Read More
Getty Images
Getty Images
Mike Baggerman
August 12, 2020 - 10:06 am
EDEN, N.Y. (WBEN) – There was an outbreak of coronavirus in the Town of Eden.
Read More
Kids sanitize their hands and undergo a temperature check before beginning summer youth camp in the Village of Hamburg. July 6, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Kids sanitize their hands and undergo a temperature check before beginning summer youth camp in the Village of Hamburg. July 6, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Do the numbers represent a spike, or something that has just flown under the radar?
Read More
Douglas Development; Ciminelli In Lease/Management Arrangement
Randy Bushover
August 12, 2020 - 4:21 am
In today's WBEN Buffalo Business Report: Douglas Development and Ciminelli Real Estate Corporation announce a leasing and management arrangement; Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center and Ellis Medicine announce a partnership; new VP's named for Catholic Health and at Foit-Albert Associates,...
Read More

Pages