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March 19, 2019 - 5:56 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — The leaders of the Democrat-controlled state Legislature say lawmakers plan to pass legislation approving the expanded use of speed cameras in New York City school zones and establish a program in Buffalo as well. Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie, of the Bronx, and Senate...
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The Foundry Suites in Buffalo. March 18, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 19, 2019 - 3:00 am
Correction: Our initial report stated there were six homicides in Buffalo in 2019. We have corrected our original report to four homicides. BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Two different shootings in North Buffalo within a ten-day span have parts of the community on edge. The first shooting at the North...
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NWS Buffalo
March 15, 2019 - 3:00 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Following a tease of balmy Spring weather Thursday, strong winds will again cross the Western New York region Friday. Winds are forecast at 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph throughout the day Friday across most of the region. Temperatures in the 40's Friday and 30's for the...
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March 14, 2019 - 3:00 pm
CLEVELAND (WBEN/AP) — Jeremy Harris touched the blue construction worker’s hard hat sitting before him on the dais and smiled. He earned it. “I’m going to sleep with it tonight,” he said. Buffalo wouldn’t mind if he kept it for another month. Harris, who recently emerged from a puzzling shooting...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The UB Men's Basketball Team is taking home some hardware as they gear up for the start of March Madness, which for them begins with a MAC tournament game against Akron tomorrow at noon. Head Coach Nate Oats was named the MAC Coach of the year, and senior CJ Massinburg was...
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Brendan Keany
March 11, 2019 - 2:40 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - The City of Buffalo is now underway on a large reconstruction project on Allen Street. The goal is to widen the street and add bikes lanes to the area, and it could take the better part of a year, if not longer. On Monday, crews began working on a waterline between Main Street and...
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Accuweather
March 10, 2019 - 3:25 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - As temperatures moderate and inch closer to calendar expectations, some gusty winds will cross the Western New York region into Monday. A Wind Advisory is posted for much of WNY through Sunday night with winds of 20 to 30 mph, gusting to 50 mph at times. WIND ADVISORY IN...
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Brendan Keany
March 07, 2019 - 5:16 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - County Executive Mark Poloncarz was joined by several local enforcement officials, including District Attorney John Flynn and Police Commissioner Byron Lockwood, to announce a partnership to help combat gun violence. With $80,000 of Erie County funding, rewards to...
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Brendan Keany
March 06, 2019 - 5:18 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - The city had five crews out today working to fill in some of the potholes created by our wonderful winter weather. Buffalo’s Department of Public Works is doing a number of pothole repairs at several locations around the city today. Here’s a crew working near Busti Avenue. pic...
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NOAA Buffalo
March 06, 2019 - 5:52 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - While the cold weather is here for all of Western New York for an additional day, the snow will only impact the northern most portion of the region, north of metro Buffalo. A Winter Weather Advisory is posted through Wednesday evening for Niagara and Orleans Counties. Snow to...
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