Orchard Park

WBEN Photo/Susan Rose
June 15, 2018 - 11:26 am
Orchard Park, N.Y. (WBEN) - Two fifth grade students at Eggert Road Elementary School in Orchard Park are behind project aimed at inclusion. Ellery Jaworowicz and Reese Politowski came up with the idea for "buddy benches" for the school playground. Any student who feels left out or alone could sit...
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Neil McManus
March 11, 2018 - 12:10 pm
Orchard Park, NY (WBEN) A Town of Boston man is facing nearly 30 charges after leading Orchard Park Police on a high speed chase early Sunday. Authorities say that officers attempted to pull over 27-year-old Mikol Rockwood for speeding on South Abbot Road just after 1:15 a.m. Rockwood fled the...
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February 21, 2018 - 6:43 am
Deadly crashes took the lives of two people on Buffalo-area roads Tuesday: A man died after his overturned pickup truck was found partially underwater in a drainage ditch off Taylor Road in Orchard Park, near the Route 219 overpass. the vehicle was discovered by Orchard Park police near 5 pm...
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January 18, 2018 - 9:19 am
From the National Weather Service: URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Buffalo NY 933 AM EST Thu Jan 18 2018 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING... * WHAT...Lake effect snow. Plan on slippery road conditions. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5...
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WBEN Photo/Susan Rose
Orchard Park, N.Y. (WBEN) - The return of snow is a welcome sign for a popular holiday tradition at Chestnut Ridge Park in Orchard Park this weekend. Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz announcing that Santa Land will be back this Saturday and Sunday, (December 9 & 10) from 11am - 3pm...
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WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger
November 21, 2017 - 4:39 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN) - A pain doctor based out of Orchard Park was arrested and charged with using patient names fraudulently to obtain controlled substances. Dr. Paul Biddle, 53, was charged with obtaining controlled substances and identity theft and faces several years in prison. According...
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WBEN Photo - Susan Rose
Orchard Park, N.Y. (WBEN) - Tristan Lambright, the so-called Bills streaker, appeared in Orchard Park Town Court before Judge Edward Pace Tuesday afternoon. Lambright has a new attorney, Julie Atti Rogers. He pleaded not guilty to three charges, public lewdness, criminal trespass and exposure for...
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Orchard Park, N.Y. (WBEN) - Orchatrd Park Police responded to more than 100 incidents around New Era Field Sunday, many of which were alcohol-related. Orchard Park Police Chief Mark Pacholec said "We had fights early, we had people falling down and passing out early. That could be a combination of...
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Tyler M. Melisz
Orchard Park Police
Richard Root
July 24, 2017 - 5:58 am
ORCHARD PARK, NY (WBEN) - A Blasdell man with 36 suspensions on his license is in more hot water after being found passed out in a stopped vehicle on Southwestern Boulevard Sunday evening. Orchard Park Police say 25-year-old Tyler Melisz they were called to the "Five Corners" intersection about 7:...
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NYS DOT
Traffic tie ups on one of the summer's largest road work projects have eased. FOR A LIST OF CURRENT CONSTRUCTION WORK CLICK HERE
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