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Mike Baggerman
August 28, 2017 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Interested applicants who reside in Buffalo's Park District have until September 1 to apply for the vacant seat on the Buffalo Public School's Board of Education. The seat was vacated by Carl Paladino after he was removed from his position by state education commissioner...
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August 27, 2017 - 8:49 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) — Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus says he received coach Sean McDermott's message loud and clear after being forced to fly home alone for violating a team rule. Without revealing what rule he broke, Dareus said he takes full responsibility and...
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August 27, 2017 - 8:01 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Buffalo Bills third-string quarterback T.J. Yates is being evaluated for a concussion, leaving the team with just one healthy signal-caller entering the final week of the preseason. Coach Sean McDermott revealed Yates was placed in the NFL's concussion protocol on...
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Neil McManus
August 27, 2017 - 2:24 pm
City of Tonawanda, NY (WBEN) A North Tonawanda man is awaiting arraignment after he was arrested for attempting to pass counterfeit money. City of Tonawanda Police say that 36-year-old Daniel Pacana was arrested a short time after trying to purchase items at Tops Markets on Niagara Street and fled...
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Allan Harris
August 27, 2017 - 5:48 am
(WBEN/AP) The New York Air National Guard is heading to Texas and Louisiana, bringing aircraft, vessels and manpower to respond to Hurricane Harvey. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday he deployed the emergency personnel to aid the recovery effort. Rescue teams, maintenance and support staff...
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August 26, 2017 - 8:41 pm
BALTIMORE (WBEN/AP) — Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor was removed from Saturday night's game against the Baltimore Ravens with a concussion. The injury occurred Saturday night at the end of the Bills' second possession of the game. On a third-down play, Taylor was sacked by linebacker...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
August 26, 2017 - 7:49 am
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WBEN) - A "Rally to Celebrate Diversity" will be held at the foot of Old Falls Street where it meets Niagara Falls State Park at 10 a.m. on Saturday. This rally comes just over a week after Niagara Falls Mayor Paul Dyster held a similar rally in wake of the events that...
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Mike Baggerman
August 26, 2017 - 6:41 am
LOCKPORT, N.Y. (WBEN) - One of Western New York's newest outdoor adventure attractions opens up on Saturday. Niagara Zipper, located at 5 Gooding Street in Lockport, concluded its test runs on Thursday and Friday. WATCH: A walkthrough of Niagara Zipper "We started the process with the New York...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
August 25, 2017 - 1:55 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Kaleida Health announced on Friday morning that Joe's Deli will be a part of the Oishei Women & Children's Hospital when it opens in November. "This one will have grab-and-go for quick access for the staff and people that are in a time crunch," Joe Lyons, the owner of Joe...
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Tom Puckett
August 25, 2017 - 1:00 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A Buffalo man pleads guilty to vehicular assault and possession of a substance after speeding away from police. 21-year-old Antonio Gutierrez of Buffalo faces up to 6 and a half years in prison when sentenced in November. Gutierrez admitted to pulling up in a vehicle as Buffalo...
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