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Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul calling on Bishop Richard Malone to resign. August 27, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul told WBEN Monday morning that there is a constant eye on Western New York
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
Gov. Andrew Cuomo/AP Photo
Effective March 21, 2020 at 8 p.m. and until further notice, all barbershops, hair salons, tattoo or piercing parlors and related personal care services will be closed to members of the public.
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Boulevard Mall in Amherst. April 2, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Beginning Thursday night, shopping malls, bowling alleys, and amusement parks across the state will have to close their doors.
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Businesses feeling the pain
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Governor Cuomo has mandated that no non-essential business can have more than 50% of their workforce leave home.
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Bars and Restaurants are closed as of 8:00 Monday night
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WBEN Newsroom
March 01, 2020 - 12:14 pm
Tuscarora Reservation, NY (WBEN) Niagara County Sheriffs and Lewiston Police are investigating a home invasion
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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders visits El Paso for rally Saturday, Feb. 22
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Sanders Leads Bloomberg by 4 Points in Primary Race for Democrats
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Fantasy Island. Photo courtesy of John Anthony
Fantasy Island. Photo courtesy of John Anthony
"I think the writing was on the wall," said Jay Wilcox of Queen City Amusements
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Fantasy Island. Photo courtesy of John Anthony
Fantasy Island. Photo courtesy of John Anthony
The California-based Apex Parks announced on Wednesday that Fantasy Island will permanently close
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Governor Cuomo updates standoff with feds on WAMC Radio in Albany
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(WBEN) - New polling shows that New Yorkers oppose the state's new laws on cash bail, though support for Governor Andrew Cuomo received a boost. In the poll conducted by Siena Research, voters say the new law eliminating monetary bail for people facing misdemeanor and non-violent felony charges is...
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