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Fantasy Island in Grand Island. February 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Fantasy Island in Grand Island. February 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
February 19, 2020 - 12:44 pm
GRAND ISLAND, N.Y. (WBEN) - Fantasy Island has confirmed on its website that it is permanently closed.
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Plastic bags in a grocery cart. January 14, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tom Puckett
February 19, 2020 - 4:00 am
Some in support of plastic bag ban in NYS concerned the law doesn't go far enough.
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Randy Bushover
February 19, 2020 - 3:36 am
In today's Buffalo Business Report: Lloyd's has settled on a site for its third location; Ted celebrates its 93rd anniversary with special customer offer; news from Univera Healthcare; and honors for Gintzler International and Wegmans.
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Fantasy Island
Fantasy Island - Visit Buffalo Niagara
WBEN Newsroom
February 18, 2020 - 10:45 pm
Grand Island, N.Y. (WBEN) - An industry report would indicate the future of Fantasy Island amusement park on Grand Island may be on a roller coaster ride of its own as some rides may be offered up for sale.
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Buffalo Police cruiser accident at South Elmwood and Chippewa. April 10, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
February 18, 2020 - 9:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – The Buffalo Police Department will soon receive new vehicles in its fleet after the Buffalo Common Council on Tuesday approved the lease of 31 vehicles.
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Erie County Sheriff Office News Conference on Collins shooting
Tom Puckett
February 18, 2020 - 4:15 pm
Update from Erie County Sheriff's office on overnight shooting in Collins.
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State Senator Chris Jacobs (WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger)
Tom Puckett
February 18, 2020 - 3:57 pm
Chris Jacobs gets President Trump's endorsement in NY27.
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TTPD Chief Jim Stauffiger
WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger
WBEN Newsroom
February 18, 2020 - 12:29 pm
Town of Tonawanda Police say driver in deadly crash drove at speeds of 100 mph.
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Grape St home where Yvette Johnson and 17 month old Kyrie Johnson were killed
Grape Street home where Yvette Johnson, 54, and Kyrie Johnson, 17 months, were killed. July 3, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
February 18, 2020 - 10:39 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Kenyatta Austin has been found guilty of the 2018 double-murder of Yvette Johnson and her 17-month old grandson Kyrie outside of a home on Grape Street in Buffalo
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Main St near Youngs Rd in Amherst
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Amherst, N.Y. - A woman was killed Tuesday morning while attempting to cross Main St near Youngs Rd in Amherst.
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