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Brian Mazurowski
November 20, 2019 - 11:44 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The real estate developer who's looking to bring high level pro soccer to Buffalo said he's confident that he will be able to build a soccer-specific stadium in time for a USL Championship team to kick off in 2023. In an interview with WBEN's Brian Mazurowski, John McClutchy...
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January 9, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 20, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – The idea of a soccer stadium in Western New York has piqued the interest of elected officials. Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown and New York State Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul are among the local leaders interested in having professional soccer return to Western New York. Mayor...
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Brendan Keany
November 19, 2019 - 1:53 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - After lifting everyone's spirits in a thorough victory over the Dolphins on Sunday, the Bills were back in Buffalo on Tuesday to help tackle hunger issues in Buffalo. About a dozen players arrived at the Food Bank of Western New York to pass out totes and bags filled with...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - A new professional soccer team will soon be playing in Buffalo... if the developers involved can find a site and construct a 10,000-seat soccer-specific stadium within the next few years. Real estate developer John McClutchy announced Tuesday that he has entered into an...
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WBEN Newsroom
November 13, 2019 - 9:00 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Winter arrived early in the form of record snow and record cold across the Buffalo and Western New York region. An arctic blast that sent shivers across the Midwest spread to the eastern U.S. on Wednesday, with bitter weather establishing new records from Mississippi to Maine...
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Brendan Keany
November 13, 2019 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO (WBEN) - It's official - you must now be at least 21 years of age to purchase tobacco and e-cigarette products in New York State. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the goal is to prevent addictive cigarette and vaping products from getting to young people. The New York Department of Health...
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WBEN Newsroom
November 12, 2019 - 9:11 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Already record cold air has clenched its icy grip on Buffalo and Western New York. A record low high temperature of 25 degrees was set in Buffalo Tuesday, breaking the old record of 31 degrees set in 1983. RECORD COLD yesterday! All 3 of our climate sites SHATTERED daily...
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City of Buffalo Public Works Seal on truck used for plowing. November 8, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 11, 2019 - 12:46 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - As Western New York remains under a winter storm warning, City of Buffalo officials are expecting to use more crews on Monday evening and overnight due to the heavier snowfall expected. READ MORE: First winter storm warning of 2019-2020 "We will have over 20 trucks out...
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WBEN Newsroom
November 07, 2019 - 6:33 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - Mayor Byron Brown had little information on the surprising FBI raid on Buffalo city hall this week as he spoke with WIVB on Thursday afternoon. On Wednesday morning, investigators from several agencies conducted court authorized activity in and around the Office of Strategic...
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Just hours after a quiet election day in the City of Buffalo, agents from the FBI arrived at Buffalo's City Hall to carry out a search warrant. A spokesperson for the FBI confirmed to WBEN that the FBI, along with partners from HUD and the IRS are conducting court authorized...
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