Angelo Morinello

Wonder Falls
Tom Puckett
December 10, 2019 - 4:00 am
Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) After about five years, New York State pulled the plug on the Wonder Falls project at the former Rainbow Centre mall site in Niagara Falls. It was part of the Buffalo Billion, but the question is how much could it have cost the state? The project was to become a year round...
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Albany, NY (WBEN) - The Governor pouring some cold water on the idea of passing the controversial "Green Light Bill." The State Assembly Transportation committee on Wednesday passed the bill, which would grant undocumented immigrants the ability to obtain a driver's license by passing a road test,...
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Tom Puckett
March 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A local assemblyman is trying to get the conversation rolling on whether New York should have a single time standard. This as we spring forward this weekend. Related: Losing one hour of sleep is similar to jet lag: Daylight Saving Time and Sleep - Dr. Marc Frost Assemblyman...
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Tom Puckett
August 13, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A national restaurant chain is said to be considering entering the sports betting game. Some state lawmakers are looking to see if that will fly. Buffalo Wild Wings says it is exploring the possibility of offering sports betting. Assemblyman Sean Ryan says there are two questions...
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May 08, 2018 - 6:44 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - 'Politicos' from Buffalo and across Western New York are reacting to the stunning fall from grace for New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. WBEN Extras May 08, 2018 - 2:00 am Special Report- New York AG Schneiderman Resigns 00:00:50 Download Listen A New Morning...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
May 11, 2017 - 3:05 pm
GRAND ISLAND, N.Y. (WBEN) - Local leaders gathered just outside the Grand Island Bridge on Thursday afternoon in a joint push for cashless tolls at the bridge. “Of the 18 toll bridges exclusively in New York State, six currently utilize cashless tolls,” Congressman Brian Higgins said. “...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — In New York, legislators are again set to debate whether alcoholic beverages should be served in movie theaters, after previous attempts at formal legislation fell apart during state budget negotiations. Governor Andrew Cuomo first introduced the law that would allow...
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