St. Patrick's Day

Valley Community Association
Tom Puckett
March 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) While downtown Buffalo prepares for Sunday's St. Patrick's Day parade, another parade with history will step off tomorrow. But could it be for the last time? The Valley Community Association's Old Neighborhood St. Patrick's Day Parade will have 93 contigents marching in South...
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WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger
March 20, 2017 - 1:11 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Despite all the reminders from local authorities, at least 17 people were arrested for DWI around the time of the St. Patrick's Day Parade in Buffalo on Sunday. The Erie County Sheriff's Office reported nine arrests including three aggravated DWI charges. One of the nine...
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WBEN photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
March 19, 2017 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo was recently named the top city to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and Buffalo police will certainly have their hands full with the parade on Sunday. “Every year the police department reviews what we did the year before and we come up with a new plan every year,”...
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Mike Baggerman
March 17, 2017 - 3:54 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Local leaders gathered at the Buffalo Irish Center for the annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration. Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul and Congressman Brian Higgins were among the highest-profiled official in attendance at the Irish Center but others including local assemblymen and...
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Richard Root
March 17, 2017 - 5:47 am
Today is St. Patrick's Day, and while that's excellent news for anyone who enjoys green beer and corned beef, it's the beef part that might have a lot Irish Catholics a little concerned. No need to worry, Bishop Malone was one step ahead of the holiday, releasing this statement on the Diocese of...
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