Paul Dyster

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Tom Puckett
June 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) As it stands right now, the Seneca casinos would have exclusivity to sports betting in Western New York, if it holds, will it be a big payoff for Niagara Falls? "Assuming we get paid by the Senecas, we think it benefits the Seneca Niagara Casino," says Niagara Falls Mayor...
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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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Pine Avenue in Niagara FAlls on April 16, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
April 24, 2019 - 7:50 am
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WBEN) - In response to the recent robberies on Pine Avenue in Niagara Falls, Mayor Paul Dyster is calling on the city council to restore its "Safe Shopping Days" initiative. The program includes the use of uniformed and plain-clothes officers to saturate city business districts...
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Brendan Keany
March 04, 2019 - 1:59 pm
NIAGARA FALLS (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - Niagara Falls Mayor, Paul Dyster, delivered his final State of the City address Monday morning. Niagara Falls Mayor Paul Dyster is delivering his 12th, and last, State of the City address. pic.twitter.com/Lql4q0e1ZK — WBEN NewsRadio 930AM (@NewsRadio930) March...
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February 13, 2019 - 10:48 pm
Niagara Falls (WBEN) - Niagara Falls Mayor Paul Dyster will make his current third term in office his last. As Niagara County Democrats gathered for their endorsement meeting, they announced the incumbant Mayor would not seek election to a fourth term. Dyster became a city councilman in 2000 under...
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Niagara Falls Mayor Paul Dyster at his 2018 State of the City address (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
February 27, 2018 - 2:34 pm
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WBEN) - Niagara Falls Mayor Paul Dyster held his annual State of the City address on Tuesday afternoon. Among the notable topics of his speech included an announcement that the Niagara Falls Police Department received a $90,000 grant from the federal government to enhance...
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Richard Root
January 18, 2018 - 4:18 am
Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) - The Niagara Falls City Council voted down a proposal to cut the salaries of the council and mayor last night by a vote of three to two. Chair Andy Touma says they'll look for savings via the unions and city departments instead. The proposal was put forth by newly elected...
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Tom Puckett
January 12, 2018 - 1:45 pm
Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) Niagara Falls has a travel advisory up until further notice. The city is asking residents stay off the roads and avoid unnecessary travel when possible. Those who are traveling are asked to exercise extreme caution, saying the potential for ice accumulation can cause...
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Tom Puckett
September 15, 2017 - 4:00 am
Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) The dispute over the casino compact continues between the state and the Senecas. Thursday, Governor Cuomo put his two cents in. Cuomo says there's been a history of disputes between the state and the Senecas over agreements, so this is nothing new. "My goal is to figure it...
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Richard Root
September 01, 2017 - 5:52 am
Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) - A report from the Niagara Falls Water Board on the cause of the infamous discharges into the Lower Niagara is due out today. There were several black discharges into the river, starting with the highly publicized one on July 29th. The Niagara Falls Water Board was asked...
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