ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo has hired a former criminal prosecutor to review his upstate economic development initiatives, more commonly known as the "Buffalo Billion", after learning federal investigators are examining potential conflicts of interest and improper bidding.
Orchard Park, N.Y. (WGR 550) - Heading into the draft, the Bills' brass didn't shy away from the notion that QB was an area of need. Buffalo addressed it in the 4th round with the selection of Ohio State QB Cardale Jones.
Orchard Park, N.Y. (WGR550) - Many mock drafts had either Shaq Lawson or Reggie Ragland going to the Bills at #19 overall -- they ended up with both. Buffalo traded up to the 41st pick to grab Ragland, LB out of Alabama and SEC Defensive Player of the Year.
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Mayor Byron Brown's recommended budget for the City of Buffalo includes initiatives to equip police with new technology, and inform those living in older homes about the dangers of lead.
The US Drug Enforcement Admin. & several local law enforcement agencies host a drug takeback day Saturday from 10am -2pm where people can drop off unused prescription medications for proper disposal, keeping them out of the hands of potential abusers.