David Franczyk

January 9, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 20, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – The idea of a soccer stadium in Western New York has piqued the interest of elected officials. Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown and New York State Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul are among the local leaders interested in having professional soccer return to Western New York. Mayor...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
April 21, 2019 - 11:40 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - The Dyngus Day party at the Central Terminal , the largest in the country, is back Monday evening. This party consistently ranks as one of the most popular events that the terminal hosts every year, but it does host an assortment of other events as well. "There are...
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Brendan Keany
April 05, 2019 - 3:25 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - Numerous local officials gathered at the Broadway Market on Friday morning to announce the beginning of the Easter Season. And it’s officially Easter Season at the Broadway Market! pic.twitter.com/TluAXIwgiG — WBEN NewsRadio 930AM (@NewsRadio930) April 5, 2019 Mayor Bryon Brown...
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February 04, 2019 - 2:23 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - Fillmore District Councilmember, David Franczyk , has been a member of the Buffalo Common Council for 32 years, but he announced that he will not be running for re-election. "I decided it's a generational shift, and there's a lot of young folk that are out there...
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Brendan Keany
January 15, 2019 - 5:01 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - The Buffalo Common Council held a meeting today to discuss the police department's decision to move all detectives to day shift , but nobody from the department showed up to the meeting. Councilmen are “disheartened” that nobody from the city’s police command staff...
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Matt Moran
June 05, 2018 - 6:54 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Congressman Brian Higgins call for the investigation of the Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority due to the hazardous conditions of many their properties across the city has started a discussion amongst City Council members. Councilmember David Franczyk says he has seen no...
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Chrusciki Bakery at Broadway Market (WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger)
Broadway Market in Buffalo continues to prepare for Easter Sunday and will be no shortage of shoppers in Buffalo's Broadway-Fillmore area this weekend. The Market's Easter Festival begins at 6 am, and includes extra vendors and daylong appearances by the Easter Bunny. Plenty of live music plus...
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Tom Puckett
June 30, 2017 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The Urban Land Institute is expected to release its findings on what should be done with the Central Terminal. One lawmaker says the group's been tightlipped after interviewing him. Common Councilmember David Franczyk was among about 100 people interviewed by the group. "I was...
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Dave Debo
May 18, 2017 - 6:26 am
As WBEN first reported 30 years of free concerts will come to an end this year when the Canalside series unveils this year's lineup and a $5 admission fee today. The series--- which actually started in Fountain Plaza downtown in 1987 before moving to Lafayette Square the next year and on to...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - One of the signs that summer is just around the corner will happen tomorrow afternoon when the lineup for the Thursday Canalside Concert Series will be announced. This year though, it might not be the music everyone is talking about. WBEN has learned that there will be a $5.00...
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