August 05, 2019 - 2:39 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - On Monday morning, Erie County DA John Flynn announced that 24-year-old Najeeb Shabazz Jackson of Buffalo has been charged with first degree reckless endangerment, among other charges, for his actions on early Sunday morning. It's alleged that Jackson intentionally drove his...
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August 05, 2019 - 2:22 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - On Monday morning, Erie County DA John Flynn announced that 46-year-old Allen Kazmierczak of Buffalo has been arraigned in city court on second degree murder. "That case is being brought back on August 8 for a felony hearing, but obviously we have a tragic situation there of an...
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August 03, 2019 - 9:34 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A man in his 30's was shot early Saturday morning and suffered non-life threatening injuries. Buffalo Police the shooting happened at 2:40 a.m. in the 700 block of Glenwood Avenue. The man was taken to ECMC after he was shot in the arm. Anyone with information is asked to...
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July 30, 2019 - 11:28 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - On Tuesday, Congressman Chris Collins announced that he's pushing for legislation that would prevent off-shore wind turbines from being installed in Lake Erie, given the news of downstate wind farms . Collins cites border security as the main reason behind his lack...
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One Seneca Tower from Marine Drive (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
July 29, 2019 - 9:57 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - It was a packed schedule at Monday's Buffalo Planning Board meeting, as several large-scale development projects presented in the board's last session of the summer. "It has definitely been busy," said James Morrell, the chairman of the Buffalo Planning Board. "...
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Amy M. Nagy - Sinatra & Company Real Estate
July 28, 2019 - 9:54 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - When it comes to the much anticipated and highly reviewed Elmwood Crossing project that aims to redevelop the former Children's Hospital site in Buffalo, no news appears to be good news. The process appears to be 'on track'. "If I'm hearing anything from the...
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Tim Wenger
(WBEN) - The Diocese of Buffalo was once again in the spotlight on national television because of the ongoing abuse scandal. The program focused on the calls for Bishop Richard Malone's resignation over his handling of sexual abuse allegations against clergy members, while also highlighting the...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The University at Buffalo and Buffalo Medical Campus will be undergoing extensive emergency training exercises throughout the day on Thursday. What is being called a 'full scale exercise' will last into the afternoon, with several streets being closed around the medical campus...
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Susan Rose
July 24, 2019 - 12:03 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Edward M. Cotter, oldest active fireboat in the world, is back on the job. After two months in drydock in Toronto, the 119 year old fireboat returned to its dock at Engine 20 off Michigan Street in Buffalo Wednesday morning. The Cotter was in Toronto for extensive repairs...
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Eight Days of Hope
July 22, 2019 - 9:56 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - Eight Days of Hope is in the middle of a massive service project that aims to fix homes for people in Buffalo. "We travel the country, usually after natural disasters, and help families rebuild their homes for free," said Steve Tybor, the president and founder of...
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