Western New York

Neil McManus
March 24, 2018 - 7:59 am
Jamestown, NY (WBEN) A Buffalo man faces multiple charges after leading Jamestown police on an hour-long chase Friday night. Authorities say that 19-year-old, Jordan Alexander man was being sought in connection with a number of armed robberies in Buffalo including the robbery of a Liberty Cab...
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Special Weather Statement National Weather Service Buffalo NY 518 AM EDT FRI MAR 16 2018 ...A BAND OF BRIEFLY HEAVY SNOW WILL AFFECT WYOMING...CATTARAUGUS... ERIE...LIVINGSTON...CHAUTAUQUA...NORTHERN ALLEGANY...SOUTHERN MONROE...GENESEE AND ONTARIO COUNTIES... A band of briefly heavy snow showers...
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New Era Field ahead of the August 2017 Guns N' Roses Concert (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 12, 2018 - 9:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Jay-Z, Beyonce, Metallica, Elton John…what do they all have in common? They’re all bringing their tour to Buffalo in 2018. But Buffalo wasn’t always a hot-bed for music. “When I first started booking (KeyBank Center) 20 years ago, it was a lot harder (to book an artist),”...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - A 15 year old has been arrested after making threats against Lewis J. Bennett High School. Buffalo Police say they arrested the 15 year old male in connection with making threats on social media involving the Lewis J. Bennett High School located on Main Street. The boy is being...
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT-- FOGGY THURSDAY MORNING DRIVE: Special Weather Statement National Weather Service Buffalo NY 805 AM EST THU FEB 15 2018 NYZ010-085-151400- Southern Erie-Northern Erie- 805 AM EST THU FEB 15 2018 ...LOCALLY DENSE FOG TO IMPACT THE LAKE ERIE SHORELINE NEAR DOWNTOWN BUFFALO...
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February 14, 2018 - 3:17 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - A combination of rising temperatures, snow melt and anticipated rainfall is leading to flooding concerns for much of Western New York through Friday. A Flood Watch is posted for much of the region during the period. FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY...
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(WBEN) Western New York won't escape a snowy blast of winter in the next several days. A Winter Weather Advisory is posted for the Buffalo metro area while a Winter Storm Warning is posted for portions of the southern tier Wednesday into Thursday. A storm passing southeast of the region will bring...
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February 05, 2018 - 3:40 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Another round of wintry weather is upon us and a porton of Western New York will be undrer a Winter Storm Watch as the week unfolds. The National Weather Service in Buffalo has posted a Winter Storm Watch for Wyoming, Cattaraugus and Allegany Counties Wednesday into Thursday...
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Tom Puckett
January 30, 2018 - 4:00 am
Henrietta, NY (WBEN) IKEA recently scouted the Rochester suburb of Henrietta for a possible location for a new store. The town's supervisor and a retail analyst both say it would be huge for the region. Supervisor Steve Schultz says he first heard about the tour in December. "They did the tour, but...
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January 11, 2018 - 9:38 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Western New York is in the throws of a bizarre January weather phenomenon that resulted in record warmth Thursday, serious flooding concerns through Friday and the threat of significant snowfall and frigid cold into the early weekend. Buffalo Public Schools and dozens of...
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