Buffalo

Richard Root
April 14, 2017 - 2:51 am
(WBEN) - A fire in Buffalo last night has claimed a life. Buffalo fire crews were called to 45 Kermit Avenue, just blocks away from E-C-M-C, at around 7 P.M. At some point while on the scene, fire crews were advised someone might still be inside. The victim was found by rescuers in the first floor...
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WBEN Photo - Tim Wenger
Tim Wenger
April 12, 2017 - 3:42 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - With the banging of heavy equipment in the background on Brinkman Avenue on Buffalo's east side Wednesday, Mayor Byron Brown, Lovejoy Councilman Rich Fontana and Public Works Commissioner Steve Stepniak celebrated the annual start of the city's sidewalk replacement program...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
April 10, 2017 - 1:03 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo will host the start of the 2018 Hemmings Motor News Great Race on Saturday, June 23. The old-car rally will feature more than 450 people and 120 vintage cars from around the world. The race concludes nine days and 2,300 miles later in Halifax, Nova Scotia. "You may...
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Neil McManus
April 09, 2017 - 1:52 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) An early morning fire has left 17 people homeless in the Broadway-Fillmore area. Firefighters were called out to a blaze on Gibson Street at about 4:30 Sunday morning which quickly turned into a two-alarm fire which also damaged a neighboring, vacant home. Four adults and 13...
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Tom Puckett
April 07, 2017 - 4:38 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) At least one person was taken to the hospital after a car crashed into a home Friday afternoon. It happened just before 3pm at Kensington and Poultney. People were inside the home at the time but no one inside was hurt. A gas line was affected because the structure of the home...
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Tim Wenger
April 05, 2017 - 7:20 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - It's looking more like February than April as Thursday's rain has transitioned to wet snow. A Winter Weather Advisory is posted through Friday afternoon and a Flood Watch remains posted into the weekend. BELOW: HEAR NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGIST JON HITCHCOCK ON THE...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
April 05, 2017 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - With prom season around the corner for Western New York high school students, the need to find a prom dress for high school girls is at its peak. However, a quick internet search for a prom dress shows prices well over $100, which, for some, is unaffordable. Plus, there's the...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
April 03, 2017 - 11:47 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo's East Side was the site of a celebration on Monday morning for Habitat for Humanity. The organization began construction on its 300th home in the city as a part of the "BaileyGreen Initiative". The construction of the new home is at 42 Wende Street, one block west of...
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Mike Baggerman
April 03, 2017 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Reddy Bikes returns today. The bike-sharing program hits the streets of Buffalo for its second year with a new station at the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus plus added bikes for public use. "We are so excited," Jennifer White, Marketing and Communications Executive with Reddy...
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Neil McManus
April 01, 2017 - 8:28 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police say they have arrested an individual in connection with a shooting Thursday night that has left two people in fair condition at ECMC. Police say that they arrested a 27-year-old male at a Park Street residence, the same address where the shooting took place at...
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