Buffalo

Tom Puckett
July 02, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) As the summer temperatures increase, police usually have to deal with an uptick in crime. Whether or not it's related to the season or weather, there has been a series of deadly and violent shootings in the city in recent days. RELATED : Another incident of gun violence on...
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Brendan Keany
July 01, 2019 - 7:44 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN-Brendan Keany) - As all nine school board positions were up for election this year, which is something that hasn't happened in the last 15 years, the nine members, both new and old, were sworn in Monday evening at the Common Council Chambers in City Hall. The Buffalo Board of...
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John Krasinski and Emily Blunt, the two stars of A Quiet Place. USA Today Photo
Mike Baggerman
July 01, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Actor John Krasinski’s latest movie project, A Quiet Place 2, will begin filming later this month with areas around Buffalo and Western New York serving as the backdrop in several of the scenes. But this region was never initially thought of as the filming location. The...
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June 29, 2019 - 12:53 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo police say a 16 year old Buffalo male was was shot and killed Friday night on Oakmont Avenue. The victim was transported to ECMC with serious injuries and later declared deceased. Police say the incident happened just after 7:30pm Friday night in the 200 block of...
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One Seneca Tower on May 7, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Brian Mazurowski
June 26, 2019 - 10:53 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The tallest building in Buffalo keeps filling space inside under the eye of developer Douglas Jemal. Buffalo Business First reports that M&T Bank has selected One Seneca Tower as the location of a technology hub that will house 1,000 workers. The jobs are said to include...
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Brian Mazurowski
June 25, 2019 - 10:25 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres are bringing back their 'Fan Fest' event, this time as an opportunity to kick off their 50th Anniversary season. The team announced on Tuesday that the Fan Fest will take place on Saturday, August 17 at Alumni Plaza in front of KeyBank Center. The event will...
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June 24, 2019 - 1:08 am
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - Last week, AAA released an eye opening study that estimates 14.8 million Americans report driving a vehicle within one hour of smoking marijuana within the last 30 days. The same report says, "nearly 70% of Americans think it’s unlikely a driver will get caught by...
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Brian Mazurowski
June 20, 2019 - 5:34 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - In a busy meeting Wednesday night, the Buffalo school board tackled a number of high profile issues before the end of the school year. The Board addressed the recent incident of Common Councilman Ulysees Wingo bringing a firearm to Riverside High School by banning him from...
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June 19, 2019 - 3:32 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - The Resurgence Brewing Company has opened its massive expansion on Chicago Street. The 30,000 square foot facility is nearly three times the size of their Niagara Street location. "We needed to right-size our ship," said Resurgence President Jeff Ware. "We're just...
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Brendan Keany
June 18, 2019 - 9:13 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - Ever since the Memorial Auditorium was taken down, the North Aud Block has essentially laid there as an empty pit. Last night, developers and consultants wanted to hear from the public on what should be done with the area. The Erie Canal Harbor Development...
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