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North Tonawanda, NY (WBEN) - The City of North Tonawanda could be looking in to putting a limit on how many dogs can live in one household. The issue came up at a recent meeting after the city's dog control officer said there have been more complaints about odors from homes with numerous dogs. City...
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John Krasinski and Emily Blunt, the two stars of A Quiet Place. USA Today Photo
August 07, 2019 - 9:44 am
NORTH TONAWANDA (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - In what was made out to be a "no brainer" kind of decision for the North Tonawanda City Council, officials have approved permits to allow filmakers of "A Quiet Place 2," starring John Krasinski, to shoot scenes at Stenzil Field. "It's an amazing opportunity...
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River's Edge Apartments at 600 River Road in North Tonawanda. July 9, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
July 09, 2019 - 2:44 pm
NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WBEN) - Area officials celebrated the grand opening of the River's Edge Apartments in North Tonawanda on Tuesday morning. "When this site was the Tonawanda Iron Works in 1895 and President McKinley flipped the switch to turn it on, it transformed the city," Niagara County...
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North Tonawnada Police Facebook Page
May 05, 2019 - 1:27 pm
North Tonawanda, NY (WBEN) Authorities in North Tonawanda responded to an anonymous tip Saturday and rescued a dog that was severely malnourished and kept locked in a cage. According to the North Tonawanda Dog Control Officer’s Facebook page , the female dog, “…is in real bad shape…and will need...
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Four businesses destroyed after a massive fire on Division Street in North Tonawanda. April 29, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
April 29, 2019 - 12:44 pm
NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WBEN) - A massive fire on Division Street in North Tonawanda destroyed a building that housed four businesses on Monday morning. No one was injured when the fire started shortly after 9 a.m. It took multiple fire companies several hours to put out, though they were able to...
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January 07, 2019 - 5:09 pm
North Tonawanda, NY (WBEN) North Tonawanda Police say a man who was found in a stolen car in the Erie Canal Saturday night took his own life. Chief Roger Zgolak says the vehicle which was reported stolen out of the City of Buffalo at 7:33 PM on Saturday. The deceased male has been identified as...
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DeGraff Memorial Hospital's Emergency Department was dedicated on Tuesday, November 13. (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
November 13, 2018 - 12:48 pm
North Tonawanda, NY (WBEN) - Kaleida Health dedicated its new emergency department at DeGraff Memorial Hospital on Tuesday morning. Kaleida says the expansion is the focal point of "DeGraff 2020"project. "Like most community hospitals around the country, DeGraff Memorial Hospital has had to adapt...
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Tom Puckett
August 22, 2018 - 4:00 am
North Tonawanda, NY (WBEN) On April 17th, students from North Tonawanda High School took part in Student Government Day. Nothing unusual about that, except students shadowing Common Council members ended up voting in a pay raise for the City Attorney. The $15,000 pay raise vote raised the eyebrow...
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June 22, 2018 - 6:37 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - New bear sightings in North Tonawanda Friday. It's an indication that the black bear, originally spotted in Amherst, is on the move. The sighting came from Nash Rd in North Tonawanda. "When bears are sighted in areas that they don't frequent, they are using migrating from one...
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June 06, 2018 - 1:32 pm
North Tonawanda, NY (WBEN) North Tonawanda officials say one person is dead after a morning fire. The blaze broke out Wednesday morning on Oliver Street. The Red Cross is assisting five other people.
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