February 09, 2019 - 10:20 am
HAMBURG, N.Y. (WBEN) - A Hamburg woman who's car was rummaged through had an extra surprise on Wednesday. Hamburg Police said on Facebook that the woman on Wednesday morning reported the theft of property inside of her car. While at the police station, she and Hamburg Police Officer Josh Eagen went...
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Mike Baggerman
January 25, 2019 - 1:47 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Governor Andrew Cuomo's office is proposing a cut to key funding for local municipalities. The cuts to the Aid and Incentives to Municipalities (AIM) funding was part of the governor's 30-day budget amendments. Several area municipal leaders were joined by State Senator Chris...
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The home on Loring Avenue where Kevin Kopper killed Danielle Morse, then took his own life. January 16, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
January 16, 2019 - 12:42 pm
Hamburg, NY (WBEN) Hamburg Police say a man fatally shot his girlfriend before turning the gun on himself early Wednesday morning. "We got a phone call at approximately 3:30 this morning about a male who had called saying he shot his girlfriend and was intending to kill himself," said Hamburg...
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McKinley Mall on June 15, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tom Puckett
January 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
Hamburg, NY (WBEN) Receivers for McKinley Mall are seeking a re-assessment of the property. The amount could lead to a huge tax hit for residents of Hamburg, and in particular, Frontier Central Schools. Receivers are asking the assessment be cut from nearly $24 million to less than $3 million. That...
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January 03, 2019 - 8:53 am
HAMBURG, N.Y. (WBEN) - Police in Hamburg are looking for your help to identify a woman who allegedly stole a television from Walmart. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Thomas Boyer at 648-5118 extension 2608 or the confidential tip line at 648-5111 extension 2847.
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November 25, 2018 - 8:20 am
(WBEN) The design for the "Hamburg" water tower was unveiled in Hamburg, NY on Saturday. The winning design came from artist Dylan Cownier who won out over 3 other artists. It was announced Saturday in Staub Square in the Village of Hamburg. The design was voted on by the public and was announced...
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November 24, 2018 - 10:51 pm
Hamburg, N.Y. (WBEN) - The name of the 5-year old boy killed in a tragic Village of Hamburg driveway accident has been released and funeral services are now set. READ: 5-year old dies after being struck by car in Hamburg James Walsh died of injuries suffered after being accidentally struck by a...
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Lackawanna, NY (WBEN) - The two men who were subject of an hours-long search in Hamburg and Lackawanna that prompted a 'Code Red' that advised people to stay inside and lock their doors last week have turned themselves in. Twenty-two year old Louis Rivera and 19 year old Christian Vargas turned...
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Mike Baggerman
July 31, 2018 - 11:24 am
HAMBURG, N.Y. (WBEN) - The community continues to mourn over the death of Conor Long, who fell at Zoar Valley over the weekend. Long, 20, fell several feet in Chautauqua County. Rescue attempts were hampered by the rain in the region, which prevented Mercy Flight from assisting. "Conor was just an...
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Hamburg, NY (WBEN) - Town of Hamburg Police say that a man who was pulled from Lake Erie last night has died despite the efforts of first responders Police identify the man as 50 year old Robert Maccubbin of Hamburg. They say that officers and water rescue units responded to a call at around 8:00...
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