McKinley Mall

Hamburg, N.Y. (WBEN) - The last Sears store in Western New York will soon close its doors. The company that owns Sears and Kmart, Transformco, announced Thursday that it is closing 96 stores. The Sears at McKinley Mall in Hamburg is closing. It is one of the last anchor tenants at the mall...
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(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Brendan Keany
September 26, 2019 - 12:34 pm
HAMBURG (WBEN) - On Thursday morning, 43-year-old Keith Sparks of Niagara Falls was arraigned on charges of Second Degree Murder in connection to the Wednesday afternoon stabbing death of 38-year-old Mallicia Tipps. 43-year-old Keith Sparks is being charged with Second Degree Murder following...
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Hamburg, NY (WBEN) - UPDATE from Town of Hamburg Police: Town of Hamburg Police have arrested Keith R. Sparks, 43, of Niagara Falls for the fatal stabbing of Mallicia U. Tipps, 38, at the McKinley Mall yesterday afternoon. Sparks surrendered himself at his Independence Avenue residence at about 10:...
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Photo Courtesy WKBW TV Channel 7
Susan Rose
September 07, 2019 - 4:20 pm
Hamburg, N.Y. (WBEN-Photo Courtesy WKBW TV) - A pedestrian was struck and killed, another man is hospitalized after a crash Saturday in the parking lot of McKinley Mall. Hamburg Police say the driver of a car is believed to have suffered a medical emergency, causing him to strike an SUV, which in...
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Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
March 28, 2019 - 9:46 am
HAMBURG, N.Y. (WBEN) - McKinley Mall in Hamburg was evacuated shortly before 8:30 a.m Thursday after a fire started in the storage area of the New York & Company Outlet Store. Fire officials said no one was injured and the store is closed “for the foreseeable future." Sean Crotty - Town of...
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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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McKinley Mall on June 15, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
June 15, 2018 - 1:51 pm
HAMBURG, N.Y. (WBEN ) - Following a report that the McKinley Mall hasn't made a recent payment on its loan, WBEN asked shoppers about the future of the mall in Hamburg. The report, initially reported by The Buffalo News , showed that the mall did not make a payment in the last 30 days according to...
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Bon-Ton Southgate/Susan Rose
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN/Reuters) - Another department store chain could be going out of business. During a bankruptcy auction for Bon Ton Inc. stores on Monday, the only bidders were liquidaters, according to Reuters. Bon-Ton has been struggling for some time, weighted-down by more than a billion...
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