Hamburg, New York

Hamburg, NY (WBEN) - Visitation hours for Officer Craig Lehner are set to be held Monday and Tuesday at the Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home in Hamburg. The visitation will be open to the public from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m, and nearly 100 service dogs will be on hand working both days in an effort to...
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Tom Puckett
September 25, 2017 - 12:59 pm
Hamburg, NY (WBEN) After 18 years of service to the Erie County Agricultural Society, Dennis “Denny” Lang has announced that he is stepping down from his position as Chief Executive Officer & Fair Manager effective Friday. He is being succeeded by current Assistant Fair Manager and Manager of...
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Tom Puckett
September 12, 2017 - 10:24 pm
Hamburg, NY (WBEN) Hamburg Police are searching for a person who fled from a traffic stop Tuesday evening. Police say at about 8:10 PM, Town of Hamburg Police Officers stopped a vehicle on Lake Shore Road at the City of Lackawanna line. While in the performance of the traffic stop, one subject...
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August 21, 2017 - 5:55 am
Hamburg, N.Y. (WBEN) - The final fireworks show filled the skies over The Erie County Fairgrounds Sunday night and one month to the day after an EF-2 tornado hit the Fairgrounds, the 178th Erie County Fair in Hamburg concluded its 12-day run Sunday night. Final attendance for 2017 is 1,193,279...
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Tom Puckett
July 20, 2017 - 5:45 pm
Hamburg, NY (WBEN) Although the Erie County Fairgrounds was hard hit by Thursday's storm, Dennis Lang with the Erie County Fair says the fair will be ready next month. The storm hit 20 days before the fair's opening day. "It will take extra labor, some extra overtime, but we will be ready," says...
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