Buffalo, New York

Tom Puckett
March 27, 2018 - 5:46 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) An iconic restaurant destroyed by fire is coming back as part of the Northland Corridor. Mayor Brown announced negotiations to make the iconic Gigi’s Restaurant part of the reborn Northland Corridor site. The Buffalo Urban Development Corporation board of directors today voted in...
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(WBEN) After talking about the issue for years, Buffalo Police are beginning a pilot program for Body Cameras this week. "The pilot project started today," said Capt. Joseph Gramaglia (pictured above) speaking at yesterday's St. Patrick's Day Parade. Gramaglia says the department will release more...
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March 16, 2018 - 6:26 am
Cheektowaga, N.Y. (WBEN) - Around 6am, a fuel tanker truck slid and struck a fence near the end of the runway at Genesee and Holtz Road. The NFTA telling WBEN the Prior Aviation tanker spilled jet fuel into the sewer system at Buffalo Niagara International Airport. The cold weather meant for very...
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New Era Field ahead of the August 2017 Guns N' Roses Concert (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 12, 2018 - 9:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Jay-Z, Beyonce, Metallica, Elton John…what do they all have in common? They’re all bringing their tour to Buffalo in 2018. But Buffalo wasn’t always a hot-bed for music. “When I first started booking (KeyBank Center) 20 years ago, it was a lot harder (to book an artist),”...
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March 08, 2018 - 7:42 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Men's basketball coach Nate Oats is being rewarded for the University at Buffalo's record-setting season, agreeing to a new five-year contract. The agreement was announced Thursday, shortly after the Bulls improved to 24-8 to set a single-season program record for...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - A 15 year old has been arrested after making threats against Lewis J. Bennett High School. Buffalo Police say they arrested the 15 year old male in connection with making threats on social media involving the Lewis J. Bennett High School located on Main Street. The boy is being...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Metallica is bringing its WorldWired Tour to Buffalo later this year. The band will return to KeyBank Center on October 27 at 7:30 PM. Tickets go on sale this Friday at 10:00AM, and are priced at $135 and $65. Tickets can be purchased Friday HERE. The show happens the night...
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Shepard St crime scene - WBEN photo
Tom Puckett
February 08, 2018 - 1:00 pm
(WBEN) Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Erie County DA John Flynn says he's concerned about the possibility a homicide earlier this week may be a hate crime, after a transgender woman was shot on the 100 block of Shepard St. Tuesday evening. "We are still in the early portions of the investigation, " Flynn said...
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Tom Puckett
February 07, 2018 - 12:49 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo police are investigating the discovery of a dead body. Police were called to the 100 block of Wick Street just before 5:15pm Tuesday evening. Detectives are working to identify the deceased male. An autopsy will be scheduled by Erie County medical examiners to determine...
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