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Downtown Buffalo. October 9, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Brendan Keany
October 29, 2019 - 7:07 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - It appears that Oscar-winning director Guillermo del Toro wants to shoot scenes of "Nightmare Alley," starring Bradley Cooper, in Buffalo. The acclaimed director met with County Executive Mark Poloncarz and Mayor Byron Brown on Tuesday. You never know who you will meet on the...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
October 22, 2019 - 1:31 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo's mayor and the Erie County executive touted progress made in the battle against lead in homes. Mayor Byron Brown said that thousands of parcels of land have been inspected in recent years and the city has replaced more than 100 water lines that contained lead in it...
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Lower Main Street. August 27, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
October 22, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - If you hoped to drive your car on Lower Main Street in Buffalo, you'll have to wait another year as construction crews will yield their work while NFTA works on the DL&W Terminal in 2020. Because of the NFTA's work, construction crews will not be able to continue working...
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(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Brendan Keany
October 21, 2019 - 12:22 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - Senator Chuck Schumer was in Buffalo this morning to call on an expedited push for funding to repair the seawall that runs along LaSalle Park. Chuck Schumer is in Buffalo this morning to push for a refurbished seawall (not breakwall) at LaSalle Park. The senator says the park and...
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Engine 22 Station on Broadway Street in Buffalo. September 11, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
September 11, 2019 - 11:31 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Members of the Buffalo Police Department, Buffalo Fire Department, and Mayor Byron Brown remembered the victims and heroes of the September 11 terrorist attacks on Tuesday. A moment of silence with Buffalo Police for those we lost on 9/11. #NeverForget pic.twitter.com/...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
September 09, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Joel Giambra's petition to increase the speed of the Scajaquada Corridor from 30 miles per hour to 50 miles per hour was met with some resistance. https://wben.radio.com/articles/petition-seeks-ramp-speed-scajaquada Justin Booth, the co-chair of the Scajaquada Corridor...
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Diocese of Buffalo with two dozen protesters calling for Bishop Malone's resignation. September 10, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Brendan Keany
September 04, 2019 - 1:47 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - Congressman Brian Higgins has been outspoken about the need for Bishop Richard Malone to resign for a while now, and the recent release of the Malone audio tapes confirmed his position. In response to the Bishop Malone audio tapes, Congressman Brian Higgins again called for his...
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Students at Leonardo daVinci High School. September 6, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
August 09, 2019 - 12:32 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Governor Andrew Cuomo this week signed legislation which would allow the City of Buffalo to establish speed cameras in school zones. The programs allows the city to enforce speed limits in school zones using cameras that record speeding violations in real time without the...
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Pool at Riverside Park. July 1, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
July 01, 2019 - 3:29 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Six public outdoor pools in the City of Buffalo and two wading pools opened for the season on Monday morning. Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown made the announcement that the six pools are open for the summer seasons. "We believe that we have the best pools in the entire region,"...
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Buffalo Common Councilman. May 15, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
May 22, 2019 - 12:23 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown said that City Councilman Ulysees Wingo made "a mistake" last Tuesday when he brought a gun into Riverside High School. "It was a busy day for the council member," Brown told reporters on Wednesday at City Hall. "He forgot that he had the weapon that...
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