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December 27, 2016 - 3:14 pm
Last Updated: December 27, 2016 | 8:22 p.m. BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Designated Drivers of Buffalo continues to look for more individuals and teams of drivers for the New Year’s Eve celebrations across the regions. For the last nine years, DDOB and William Mattar partnered to provide free rides for...
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December 27, 2016 - 10:26 am
LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH S. Erie, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus Counties Thursday evening-Friday evening. CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-SOUTHERN ERIE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JAMESTOWN...OLEAN...ORCHARD PARK... SPRINGVILLE 317 PM EST TUE DEC 27 2016 ...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING...
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December 27, 2016 - 8:18 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Actress Carrie Fisher, who found enduring fame as Princess Leia in the original "Star Wars," has died. She was 60. Fisher's daughter, Billie Lourd, released a statement through her spokesman saying Fisher died Tuesday just before 9 a.m PST. Lourd said her mother was "loved by...
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December 27, 2016 - 6:46 am
Orchard Park, NY (WBEN/AP) - The Buffalo Bills have announced that Rex Ryan has been relieved of his duties as Head Coach. Bills officials announced Ryan's firing on Twitter on Tuesday, after a Week 16 loss to the Dolphins dropped the Bills to 7-8 and officially eliminated the team from playoff...
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December 27, 2016 - 6:21 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - In a written statement released on Tuesday, Carl Paladino said he will not give up his seat on the Buffalo School Board. The School Board will hold a special meeting Thursday afternoon to discuss Paladino, who told Artvoice last week that his wish for 2017 was the death of...
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December 27, 2016 - 1:28 am
TOKYO (AP) -- Japanese electronics company Panasonic and U.S. electric car maker Tesla said Tuesday they plan to begin production of photovoltaic cells and modules at a factory in Buffalo, New York. The two companies said they finalized an agreement calling for Tokyo-based Panasonic to pay capital...
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December 26, 2016 - 11:46 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The president of the Buffalo Common Council is inviting the Buffalo School Board to hold its next meeting at the Common Council Chambers. Darius Pridgen says he antiicpates hundreds of people will show up after Carl Paladino's comments in Artvoice. "I think it's important if the...
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December 26, 2016 - 10:44 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - While the nation was gripped by a stunning campaign and election in 2016, what local political stories ruled the year? For many pundits, one story topped all others. "Topping the list I think has to be local pay-for-play scandals related to Ciminelli and the Executive Branch,"...
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December 26, 2016 - 1:48 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Thanks to an executive order from Governor Cuomo, those aiding the homeless are getting additional help. “Code Blue 32” will be called on nights when temperatures or wind chill are between 16 to 32 degrees and will include services at our Matt Urban Hope Center and Harbor House...
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December 26, 2016 - 9:08 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The suspected getaway driver in the Anchor Bar shooting has had charges against him dismissed. A judge threw out murder charges against Gregory Ramos because of insufficient evidence. The May 20th shooting killed Freddie Dizon. Erie County DA Michael Flaherty issued a statement...
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