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May 20, 2019 - 4:20 pm
Smoke if you got 'em at Blended: Buffalo's Premier Cigar Event. Enjoy a full lunch, sip on fine bourbons and hear CAO master-blender, Ricky Rodriguez, and Macanudo ambassador, Laurel Tilley, give their expert advice on cigar blending, cutting, pairings and more! Join us on Saturday, August 10th at...
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Protests at Colonial Circle bring forth Antifa/Black Lives Matter and pro-Trump supporters. July 21, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
July 21, 2019 - 5:53 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Emotions ran high at Sunday afternoon’s protests along Bidwell Parkway in the City of Buffalo. Colonial Circle was the epicenter of the demonstrations as supporters of President Donald Trump’s gathered to voice their support while members of the local Black Lives Matter...
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July 20, 2019 - 1:32 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - After Friday's unsettled weather and lines of storms that washed through the region, the heat wave presses on and oppressive humidity levels will accompany the hot weather. A Heat Advisory is in place for the Buffalo metro area and most of the region while an Excessive Heat...
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Brenda's Bites
July 19, 2019 - 1:48 pm
Yes, you’ll be able to find a Coliseum-size variety of Italian menu items and cultural activities this weekend in a new location. After a couple of years on the Outer Harbor, the Galbani Italian Heritage Festival is returning to its roots. Niagara Square and Delaware Avenue, up to Huron Street, in...
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Brian Mazurowski
July 19, 2019 - 10:57 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Utilities are getting ready for the heat to put extra stress on the power grid. National Grid has been sending emails to customers in the hope that they will listen to their requests to scale back energy use during peak hours to reduce the chance of outages. "Our system is...
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NWS Buffalo
July 18, 2019 - 5:57 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) - Remember those frigid winter days of winter in Western New York when we longed for the heat of summer's warmer temperatures? It's here! The heat wave that has been roasting much of the U.S. in recent days is just getting warmed up, with temperatures expected to soar to...
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Parking sign next to Canalside Ice Rinks on Pearl/Commercial (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
July 16, 2019 - 5:54 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - A Buffalo Common Council meeting became rather testy on Tuesday afternoon, as council members are concerned about predatory booting practices in the city. Council members claim they have received numerous complaints from residents including high costs of removing...
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Brendan Keany
July 16, 2019 - 1:07 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - The Galbani Italian Heritage Festival has a new home this year. "Ladies and gentlemen take a look around at the new address of the Galbani Italian Heritage Festival right here in beautiful Niagara Square," said Mark Sciortino. "We are excited to announce that we are coming back to...
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Brian Mazurowski
July 16, 2019 - 5:20 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The Expansion of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery cleared its last major hurdle before they can begin on expansion. The Buffalo Planning Board last night approved the site plan for the expansion project, dubbed 'AK360,' that will see the gallery expand by over 30,000 square feet...
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Rendering of Braymiller Market at 201 Ellicott Street, scheduled to be constructed by April 2021. Photo via Ciminelli Real Estate
Brian Mazurowski
July 15, 2019 - 11:22 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The much-anticipated project at 201 Ellicott Street near the Central Library in downtown Buffalo is one more step closer to getting underway. Ciminelli Real Estate Corporation announced Monday the completion of the sale of 201 Ellicott at a purchase price of $2,325,000. "What...
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