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Filming for A Quiet Place 2. July 15, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
July 16, 2019 - 3:00 am
AKRON, N.Y. (WBEN) - The people who live in the Village of Akron are thrilled with the spotlight cast on them because of the filming for "A Quiet Place 2". "I wish they'd keep the set here," Hank Weiglein joked. "...As far as I know, everybody seems pretty happy to have this here. It's something...
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Tim Wenger
May 07, 2019 - 1:00 am
Akron, N.Y. (WBEN) - It's not at every Akron Village Board meeting in rural Erie County when Hollywood is on the agenda and members consider the implications of having a major motion picture filmed, in part, in their midst. Board members offered their support Monday as actor and director John...
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Tim Wenger
November 13, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Akron, N.Y. (WBEN) - Nothing quite says birthday celebration like ice cream, right? But how do you celebrate when it's the birthday of the ice cream maker and their address is One Ice Cream Plaza? You name the day "Perry's Ice Cream Day", of course. Not a bad assignment and way to begin my day as I...
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Tom Puckett
June 05, 2018 - 2:54 pm
Akron, NY (WBEN) State Police say four people were hurt when a handicap accessible car struck them while being moved at an auto auction house. Trooper James O'Callaghan says the vehicle was being moved at Adesa Auction House at the time, and then it propelled, hitting four people. One signed off,...
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Ruth Kloss
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Richard Root
November 28, 2017 - 6:14 am
The following individual is reported to be suffering from Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, or related cognitive disorders and has been reported missing: Name : RUTH KLOSS Age : Elderly Race : WHITE Sex : FEMALE Height : 5’4” Weight : UNKNOWN Hair Color : Bald/Brown Eye Color : GREEN Clothing...
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Johnny Fiebelkorn
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Richard Root
August 28, 2017 - 6:16 am
Akron, NY (WBEN) - The village of Akron is mourning the loss of a teenager after a fatal accident this weekend. 17-year-old Johnny Fiebelkorn, was killed in a car accident early Saturday morning. was He was with his brother and some friends coming home from the Luke Bryan concert at Darien Lake...
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