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Mike Baggerman
May 22, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Some kids in the Western New York region are taking drastic measures to ensure their safety. “Some of (the kids) carry weapons because they have to try to protect themselves,” Charles Burgin from the Buffalo District Parent Coordinating Council said. “These students, some don...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Nichols has announced that Head of School Bill Clough told the Board of Trustees that the 2018-2019 school year will be his last. The search for the next Head of School is underway. “I write to tell you that I will finish my tenure as Head of Nichols School on June 30, 2019,”...
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Tim Wenger
May 19, 2018 - 8:52 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - It seems not a week goes by that we don't hear about Buffalo City Hall and other downtown landmarks being awash in color to commemorate a day, a person or an issue. Now a concerted effort is in place to coordinate requests for lighting the night in color in downtown Buffalo...
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May 18, 2018 - 12:05 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. WBEN - A late night shooting seriously injured a 4 year old girl in Buffalo. Buffalo Police say the young girl was grazed by a bullet Thursday night. It happened in the 300 block of Lasalle Avenue near Comstock in the University district. The 4 year old was in a car which was in a...
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Skyway view from Canalside on May 9, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The 5th annual Buffalo Skyride takes place this Sunday. This year's bike trip along the Skyway will look a little different though, with the ongoing construction project still going on Route 5. "In the past for the Skyride, we have shut down both sides of the Skyway to go over...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The Buffalo School Board member who took the ousted Carl Paladino's seat has resigned from her position in protest after the Board's vote to switch nursing providers. Catherine Flanagan-Priore resigned in a closed session resigned in a closed session Media Folder: Media Root ,...
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May 14, 2018 - 5:48 am
DENSE FOG ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING... * LOCATIONS...Northern Erie county, especially the Buffalo Metro area. * TIMING...Through late this morning. * VISIBILITIES...As low as a quarter of a mile at times. * IMPACTS...Reduced visibilities in fog will result in hazardous...
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May 13, 2018 - 12:01 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — The new neonatal intensive care unit at Sister's Hospital in Buffalo has already put it to the test, with three sets of triplets. The babies born last month were among the first to occupy the hospital's new $8.8 million space. The triplets include one set of boys, one set...
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City of Buffalo Comptroller Mark Schroeder on May 11, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
May 11, 2018 - 1:48 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN ) – City of Buffalo Comptroller Mark Schroeder sounded the alarm on Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown’s budget proposal for the upcoming fiscal year. “While the proposed budget may be balanced on paper, in actuality, it is based on fuzzy math and wishful thinking,” Schroeder said. “...
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May 09, 2018 - 6:32 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - For some, the conversion to a new digital world comes with a sense of frustration. And Spectrum cable customers are airing out their frustrations as they file into outlets to ask questions and pick-up their newly-required digital "boxes" necessary for tv reception in their...
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