Main Street

Lower Main Street. August 27, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tom Puckett
November 25, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo's bid for federal funding to continue the Cars Sharing Main Street project hit a bump in the road last week, as the US Department of Transportation rejected the city's application for a $25 million dollar BUILD grant. Congressman Brian Higgins says there may be a reason...
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(WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
WBEN Newsroom
October 31, 2019 - 12:44 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Kellie Scanlon) - One person was injured after falling through two stories of a nine-story building in downtown Buffalo. Was told by a source that someone went through two floors when moving construction materials. Basically too much weight was added. This has been unconfirmed by...
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Lower Main Street. August 27, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
October 22, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - If you hoped to drive your car on Lower Main Street in Buffalo, you'll have to wait another year as construction crews will yield their work while NFTA works on the DL&W Terminal in 2020. Because of the NFTA's work, construction crews will not be able to continue working...
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Mike Baggerman
October 16, 2019 - 8:47 am
CLARENCE, N.Y. (WBEN) - A Clarence man suffered serious injuries after a car crash on Main Street in Clarence on Tuesday. New York State Troopers said the 33-year-old crashed his car into a tree at 5 p.m. and was trapped in his vehicle. He was traveling eastbound on Main Street and went off the...
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Brendan Keany
July 08, 2019 - 3:25 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - Senator Chuck Schumer stopped in Buffalo on Monday afternoon to discuss the continuing efforts to further develop and revitalize the Main Street corridor in Downtown Buffalo. With the recent announcement of M&T bringing around 1,000 jobs to the Seneca One tower...
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Main Street Buffalo. June 27, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
June 28, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Main Street in Buffalo is continuing its own renaissance thanks in large part to the restoration efforts to traffic from Scott Street to Goodell Street. Still, work is not yet done, though the City of Buffalo is currently in the midst of restoring traffic to Lower Main Street...
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Jenss Department Store on Main Street in Niagara Falls. June 19, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
June 19, 2019 - 12:17 pm
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WBEN) - Blue Cardinal Capital, a Buffalo-based real estate firm, purchased 38 parcels of land in an effort to revitalize Main Street and waterfront property in Niagara Falls. The $3.2 million purchase by the real estate company from Richard Hastings includes 21 parcels along...
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Potholes along Main Street near the Anchor Bar. May 21, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
May 22, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Potholes are nothing new for Buffalo and Western New York, but plenty of people have complaints about them. In the City of Buffalo, one of the notable areas where drivers run through the potholes is at the Main and North Street intersection in front of the Anchor Bar. "They'...
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Lower Main Street. August 27, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tom Puckett
February 18, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) During Friday's State of the City address, Mayor Brown announced developer Douglas Jamal was advancing $10 million toward the Main Street project to give cars access to it downtown. The latest step is opening up Main to cars between Exchange and Scott Streets, which could also...
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Road Closed. Bar Open. Young Street in Tonawanda construction. September 25, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
September 26, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Two municipal road construction projects are nearing a conclusion in Western New York. Main Street, Williamsville --The Main Street reconstruction project began in early June and is expected to be completed at the end of next month, though Glen Park Tavern co-owner, Ellie...
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