Tops

Amherst, NY (WBEN) - Another major plaza in the Town of Amherst could be in line for a new look. The University Plaza retail center in Eggertsville along the border of Tonawanda and the City of Buffalo is for sale. The 14-acre Main Street property, which sits an intersection away from the...
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Tom Puckett
September 05, 2019 - 1:22 pm
Derby, NY (WBEN) Someone in WNY is $80 million richer. For the first time, a Powerball winning ticket was sold here. The winning ticket for Powerball's Wednesday drawing was sold at Tops in Derby. The winning numbers are: 4, 8, 30, 52, 59 with the Powerball 2. New York has been playing Powerball...
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Mike Baggerman
July 25, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Wegmans has no immediate plans to curb its use of single-use plastic bags at their grocery stores in Western New York. The company this week announced a pilot program to eliminate the use of plastic bags at their stores in Corning and Ithaca, which begins on Monday. No stores...
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Rendering of Braymiller Market at 201 Ellicott Street, scheduled to be constructed by April 2021. Photo via Ciminelli Real Estate
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The City of Buffalo and Ciminelli Real Estate Corporation announced Wednesday that Hamburg-based Braymiller Market will operate the supermarket that will anchor the development at 201 Ellicott, which sits between the central library and NFTA bus station downtown. The market,...
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TOPS Gas station in Tonawanda. March 4, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 05, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN ) - Tops Markets found a workaround to Erie County's recent ban on tobacco sales at pharmacies. By selling cigarettes and other tobacco products at its gas kiosks, Tops can still legally sell tobacco products, even though March 1 was the first day that tobacco sales at...
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Felicia G. Horton of Medina (Photo via Niagara County Sheriff's Office)
January 12, 2019 - 9:42 am
LOCKPORT, N.Y. (WBEN) - A Medina woman was charged after she attempted to rob a Tops Market in the Town of Lockport. Felicia G. Horton, 32, allegedly tried to rob the Tops Market on Rochester Road on Friday. She was charged with Attempted Robbery in the Third Degree arraigned and remanded to the...
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Tom Puckett
November 08, 2018 - 12:29 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York has confirmed Tops Markets' reorganization plan. Tops expects to complete its restructuring and emerge from Chapter 11 shortly. “We are pleased to receive the Court’s approval of our Plan and are poised to...
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201 Ellicott Street. August 10, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tom Puckett
October 25, 2018 - 12:48 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) There's a slight modification to the 201 Ellicott Street project. Ciminelli Real Estate says a mixed-use development plan to accommodate a food market or grocery and affordable housing components, while creating new greenspace. “The project team has been working diligently behind...
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Tom Puckett
September 28, 2018 - 4:00 am
New York, NY (WBEN) Sources tell WBEN the United States Trustee's objection to Tops' proposed disclosure statement will be resolved one way or another, paving the way for voting on the reorganization plan. It's a plan that does not impress Burt Flickinger. "In my view, the vendors, workers,...
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Tom Puckett
August 30, 2018 - 11:40 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Tops Markets says it is making significant progress in its financial restructuring efforts. The supermarket chain announces ten locations, mainly in Rochester and Syracuse will close. Tops says it has also received court approval of its final agreement with the United Food and...
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