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Matt Moran
July 12, 2018 - 1:41 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Senator Tim Kennedy announced 110,000 dollars for Martin Luther King Jr Park. It will be focused on rehabilitating the cottage garden within the park on Buffalo's east side. Stephanie Crockatt, Executive Director of the Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy, says this comes at a...
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July 12, 2018 - 7:41 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Police in Milton, Georgia publicly released the police report associated with the incident at LeSean McCoy's home. The report cites an armed robbery and aggravated assault at McCoy's at approximately 3:18 a.m. on Tuesday. Two of the residents were physically assaulted but had...
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Governor Andrew Cuomo at the University at Buffalo's Jacobs School of Medicine on April 19, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
July 12, 2018 - 7:16 am
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is touting state investments in downtown revitalization in two upstate communities. The Democrat on Wednesday announced projects to upgrade and improve the downtown areas in Watertown and Batavia. Both communities won $10 million each in a...
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WBEN Photo/Matt Moran
Matt Moran
July 12, 2018 - 5:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation held a public meeting seeking input on Buffalo Outer Harbor Projects. Three sites on the outer harbor include the Buffalo River Marina, Wilkenson Pointe to Bell Slip and the Terminal B building were shown to the members of the...
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Randy Bushover
July 12, 2018 - 4:39 am
There are two big Buffalo residential projects up for review by the Buffalo Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals. Business First reports they are Ciminelli Real Estate Corp.’s West End 20-unit townhouse project in Waterfront Village and Uniland Development Co.’s Gates Circle project, which...
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AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley
July 12, 2018 - 4:25 am
NEW YORK (AP/WBEN) — Papa John's founder John Schnatter has resigned as chairman of the board. The company made the announcement late Wednesday, hours after Schnatter apologized for using a racial slur during a conference call in May. Forbes said Schnatter used the N-word during a media training...
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Tom Puckett
July 12, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A new study out by Wallet Hub ranks Buffalo among the most expensive places to park. But a pair of parking ramp operators are putting the brakes on that report. Wallet Hub says Buffalo's average price for two hours of parking is $27.44 , putting it in a tie with New York and...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
July 12, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - With thousands of people expected to visit Buffalo's Outer Harbor this weekend, it's no surprise that there will be frustration with having to wait in traffic. Traffic along the Outer Harbor on Fuhrmann Boulevard is one-way in and one-way out. Add that to the traffic...
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Alain Kaloyeros, AP Photo
July 11, 2018 - 10:31 pm
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — Two criminal trials over allegations of high-level corruption in New York state were both drawing to a close Wednesday on the same floor atop a federal courthouse with dramatic views of the Manhattan skyline. In one courtroom the focus has been on alleged back-room dealing...
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July 11, 2018 - 4:57 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) As the Italian Festival kicks off Thursday, Buffalo Police are reminding of detours as work on the Skyway continues. The Skyway outbound will be open from 11am-midnight toward the festival grounds, says Buffalo Police Capt. Jeff Rinaldo. Rinaldo notes there will be detours as you...
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