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Track McDavid and Eichel, Relive the Race for 30th

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - All the Draft Lottery info you need right here.

How To Vote For East Aurora's Healthy Zone Rink

To show your support for the Healthy Zone Rink, you can text Zone to 35350*, call toll-free 1-855-255-5975, or click the "Vote Now" button on the Kraft Hockeyville website. Each person may vote up to 50 times through each method. Voting begins April 14th!

 for more on the contest; Click HERE

Three rounds of public voting begin on April 14 and determine the first Kraft Hockeyville USA:

Round 1: 12 a.m. ET on April 14, through 11:59 p.m. ET on April 16

- Top four communities announced April 18 and chosen to move on to the next round; remaining six each receive $20,000 toward arena upgrades

Round 2: 12 a.m. ET on April 21 through 11:59 p.m. ET on April 22

- Top two communities announced April 25; remaining two each receive $40,000 toward arena upgrades

Round 3: 12 a.m. ET on April 27 through 11:59 p.m. ET on April 29

The grand prize winner will be announced on NBC on May 2 and receive the grand prize opportunity to host an NHL Pre-Season game televised on NBCSN and $150,000 in arena upgrades from Kraft.

Erie County's Overdose Antidote Training Sessions

Click the link above to learn more about the Narcan training sessions sponsored by Erie County

Siena Poll: Smartphones Beat Landlines

 From The Siena Research Institute   Crosstabs Cell Phones Used by 90 Percent of New Yorkers; Smartphones Used by Nearly Two-Thirds Landlines No Longer Found in 21 Percent of NY Homes Three-Quarters of NYers Text; Majo

PICTURES: Meet the New Baby Giraffe at Buffalo Zoo

The Buffalo Zoo has announced the birth of a new baby giraffe, necessitating the temporary shut down of their exhibit


The Buffalo Zoo is celebrating the birth of a female giraffe.
The baby was born on Saturday, February 21 to mother, 20-year-old Agnes. The baby’s father is 3-year-old Moke, who also sired

VIDEO: Brawl at the Walden Galleria Mall

Cheektowaga, NY (WBEN) - A large brawl at the Galleria Mall Wednesday afternoon was caught on tape and posted to Youtube.


PHOTOS: Rex Ryan in Studio on WBEN

New Buffalo Bills head coach Rex Ryan stops by WBEN to chat with WBEN's John Zach and Susan Rose

Read the Criminal Complaint: US Vs. Sheldon Silver

 New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was arrested on public corruption charges and accused of using his position as one of the most powerful men in Albany to obtain millions of dollars in bribes and kickbacks masked as legitimate income.


Read the NYS Buffalo Bills Stadium Study

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A sutudy commissioned by New York State has noted that the best possbile sites for a new home of the Buffalo Bills are downtown.

NY Daily News on Ryan: Buffalo Reeled In

Manish Mheta writes:  Rex Ryan’s charisma-soaked sales pitch Wednesday reeled in the fine folks of Buffalo, but there’s no denying the elephant (wearing a gray hoodie) in the room..... Ryan oozes positive energy, but the task of toppling the AFC East kings is easier said than done. His record against New England the past six seasons: 4-9.


Ready For Rex: New Bills Coach Meets The Press

Video highlights of some of Ryan's more famous moments behind a podium, and elsewhere
SEE ALSO: PHOTOS: Ryan Arrives in Buffalo, Takes In Sabres Game | Jim Kelly on Rex Ryan | COMPLETE COVERAGE | The hiring announcement

Who's Who in the Bills Coaching Search?

(WBEN) - Keep an eye on all the names involved in the Bills' coaching search.

SPCA RadioThon: Show us YOUR Pets!

The SPCA RadioThon is on the air!  Call 716 873 7722 to make a contribution or visit yourspca.org.   We're collecting photos of YOUR pets on our Facebook Page and on Twitter.  Enjoy!

Daryl Talley Fundraiser

Click the headline above to donate to former Bill Daryl Talley

Petition against Taxpayer Stadium Funding

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