Western New York

July 23, 2017 - 7:28 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Actor William Fichtner is moving filming of his directorial debut from his native western New York to a college campus in the middle of the state. Officials at the State University of New York College at Cortland say Fichtner and his crew will be on campus Wednesday to...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - One of the signs that summer is just around the corner will happen tomorrow afternoon when the lineup for the Thursday Canalside Concert Series will be announced. This year though, it might not be the music everyone is talking about. WBEN has learned that there will be a $5.00...
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Orchard Park, NY (WBEN/AP) - Brandon Beane was formally introduced as the 13th General Manager in Buffalo Bills history Friday. At a news conference at New Era Field, Beane said he's excited to begin with his new team. "Beginning today, I'm a Buffalo citizen and I can't wait to get started," Beane...
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April 20, 2017 - 9:14 pm
The National Weather Service in Buffalo has issued a * Flood Warning for... Northwestern Wyoming County in western New York... Central Erie County in western New York... Southwestern Genesee County in western New York... * Until midnight EDT. * At 901 PM EDT, Several rounds of thunderstorms has...
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Campaign For Greater Buffalo Architecture History & Culture
April 20, 2017 - 11:50 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A site selection committee created by Governor Andrew Cuomo voted to recommend that Buffalo's next Amtrak Station be built downtown, rejecting the groundswell of support for resurrecting the massive and mostly-vacant NY Central Terminal on Buffalo's East Side. At the request...
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April 03, 2017 - 7:30 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Unsettled weather is heading for Western New York and forecasters are predicting some gusty winds Tuesday. Winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 55 to 60 mph mph are possible. There is also a flood watch for Erie, Niagara, Orleans, Genesee and Wyoming Counties (Read it below)...
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March 15, 2017 - 1:47 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - After days of nonstop snow, Buffalo, Western New York and the Niagara Frontier are beginning to get a break from a late season storm knows as Stella! Record snowfall at the Buffalo airport pales in comparison with the more than twenty inch accumulation in parts of Niagara...
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March 14, 2017 - 9:00 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Winter Storm Stella has delivered a steady but manageable dose of snow across all of Western New York. Roads are slick and hundreds of schools closed as a result of the storm. A Winter Storm WARNING remains posted for the region until 8pm Wednesday. Northern Erie-Genesee-...
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March 13, 2017 - 5:30 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - More winter is on the way to Western New York. A Winter Storm WATCH is posted for the entire region late Monday through Wednesday. Niagara-Orleans-Northern Erie-Genesee-Wyoming-Chautauqua- Cattaraugus-Allegany-Southern Erie- Including the cities of Niagara Falls, Medina,...
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