Buffalo

February 26, 2018 - 1:39 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - "We're hear today to announce big news about a big project that will have big benefits to Buffalo and to Western New York", said Rep. Brian Higgins as he stood before the busy Peace Bridge Plaza on the United States side of the border crossing. Higgins, working with his...
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Mayor Byron Brown at Thursday's State of the City Address (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
February 22, 2018 - 1:42 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown held his 12th State of the City address on Thursday afternoon at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center. “I am proud to report that the state of our city is strong,” Mayor Brown announced. Brown highlighted various programs in the City of Buffalo and...
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(WBEN) Record breaking warmth on Tuesday was recorded at the National Weather Service's Airport office, with other temperatures across the region close to-- and even reaching - 70 degrees in some spots "The warmest temperatures occurred during the evening. We made it to 67 degrees , breaking the...
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WBEN Listener Photo/Laura Shelberg
Inbound lane closures lingered long this morning on Route 33 at Pine Ridge, after a car collided with a light pole, knocking it down into the roadway. The outbound lanes were also closed and sent backups up beyond the Harlem Road Exit. Delays rippled trough the system. 33 east (outbound) closed...
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Potholes on Lakeview Road in Hamburg (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
February 13, 2018 - 7:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A dry week is giving public works departments an opportunity to fix the various potholes around the region. The City of Buffalo spent most of Tuesday repairing the potholes on Delaware Avenue, one of the main roads in the city. "Niagara Street has been one that we need to...
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Tom Puckett
February 13, 2018 - 3:58 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police say a man was shot on Orleans this afternoon. It happened just after 2pm. Police say the man was taken to ECMC. No word on his condition.
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February 10, 2018 - 1:06 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Only the northern poertion of Western New York remains under a Winter Weather Advisory and the threat of mixed precipitation. WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING ... * WHAT...Freezing rain occurring. The ice will result in very slippery...
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February 06, 2018 - 9:12 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - On the heels of a fatal fire tragedy in Buffalo's Lovejoy neighborhood, residents filled the hall at Spirit of Truth Urban Ministry Tuesday night to air their concerns about drug activity in their community. Pastror Al Robinson organized the meeting and invited...
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WBEN Graphic/AP, Dreamstime Photos
February 05, 2018 - 11:47 am
(WBEN) Buffalo apparently really does love to see Tom Brady lose. NBC sports has announced that the ratings for Super Bowl LLI were greater in Buffalo than any other metered market, where devices on each television set record what people are watching. Buffalo placed first in the nation with 56.4...
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