David Bellavia

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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July 09, 2019 - 8:50 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - David Bellavia remains undecided about a political future in the wake of his Medal of Honor. In his return to WBEN's Bauerle and Bellavia on Monday, his first time hosting since receiving the nation's highest military honor, Bellavia said that he wants to continue to serve...
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Brendan Keany
July 08, 2019 - 1:28 am
BUFFALO (WBEN) - As David Bellavia continues his tour around the country after receiving the Medal of Honor, one local army recruiting office says they should soon start seeing the effects of his heroic efforts right here in Western New York. "The soldiers that have enlisted and are getting ready...
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July 07, 2019 - 8:28 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Medal of Honor recipient David Bellavia was LIVE on WBEN Monday during the Sandy Beach Show and co-hosting on his regular program "Bauerle and Bellavia" alongside Tom Bauerle. Bellavia is on a brief break from a whirlwind tour that followed his receipt of the highest military...
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WBEN Photo - David Bellavia(right) at Salute to America
July 04, 2019 - 8:49 am
WASHINGTON, D.C. (WBEN) - Medal of Honor recipient David Bellavia attended the "Salute to America" in Washington, D.C. on the Fourth of July. It was the latest stop on the national tour for Bellavia, who was presented with the Medal of Honor by President Trump last week. On Wednesday, he rang the...
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June 28, 2019 - 9:43 am
New York, New York (WBEN) - Medal of Honor recipient David Bellavia was in New York City Friday morning, beginning a national media tour on the set of FOX & Friends. Wearing the Medal of Honor, Bellavia recounted for the FOX hosts the November, 2004 night in Fallujah, when he saved his entire...
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