David Bellavia

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Tim Wenger
October 12, 2019 - 8:11 pm
Niagara Falls (WBEN) - The crowd quietly filled the picturesque Rapids Theatre in Niagara Falls Saturday afternoon in anticipation of hearing the first major address in Western New York by Medal of Honor recipient David Bellavia. Seats in the venue were filled one by one with veterans, citizens and...
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Tim Wenger
October 09, 2019 - 9:42 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Another honor for David Bellavia this weekend as the City of Niagara Falls will pay tribute to the Medal of Honor recipient with the key to the city. The event at the Rapids Theatre will be held from 3pm to 5pm Saturday, October 12th and the ticketed session, which will...
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Brendan Keany
Tom Puckett
October 07, 2019 - 6:12 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Back on WBEN Monday, David Bellavia says he remains undecided on a decision to run for NY27. Bellavia tells Tom Bauerle he's learned lessons from the past. "When someone says we'd like this, you don't come out and say no, no, no because you burn bridges and close opportunities in...
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Tim Wenger
October 06, 2019 - 8:45 pm
Washington (WBEN) - David Bellavia found himself on the pitchers mound again and in the national spotlight Sunday as he threw out the ceremonial first pitch in game three of the 2019 NLDS playoff baseball series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park. The...
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Tim Wenger
September 30, 2019 - 10:21 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The person most talked about when it comes to the NY27 Congressional district is the one who is doing the least amount of the talking. David Bellavia made his first public comments following the resignation of Congressman Chris Collins in a WBEN appearance late Monday evening...
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Chris Collins. July 30, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
July 30, 2019 - 4:53 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Congressman Chris Collins is still undecided on a re-election run to the U.S. House of Representatives. In a news conference on Tuesday, Collins said he added the $500,000 of his own campaign funds so that he was prepared should he decide to run again for Congress. "My...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Despite efforts by Medal of Honor Recipient David Bellavia to push back against a Draft Bellavia movement for Congress, the organizer of that effort is not backing down. Michael Caputo DraftBellavia Strategist Michael Caputo appeared on WBEN Wednesday morning. "I'm going to...
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July 23, 2019 - 10:43 pm
BATAVIA (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - Following a ceremony that awarded Medal of Honor recipient David Bellavia the Key to Batavia , Bellavia spoke to reporters and discussed a rumor about a potential run for New York's 27th Congressional District. Bellavia, who previously ran in a primary against...
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Brendan Keany
July 23, 2019 - 5:54 pm
BATAVIA (WBEN) - Medal of Honor recipient David Bellavia has been circulating throughout the country in recent weeks, but on Tuesday afternoon, he stopped back homke for a special award. David Bellavia has officially been awarded the Key to Batavia. @NewsRadio930 pic.twitter.com/gaaIEpYdNV —...
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Tom Puckett
July 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
Batavia, NY (WBEN) Today will mark another honor for David Bellavia. The Medal of Honor recipient will receive the Key to the City of Batavia. City Manager Dr. Martin Moore says the idea came about after the high honor in Washington. "We really felt very strongly that we wanted to do something to...
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