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Health

Erie County Officials Discuss Local Ebola Plans

Erie County Officials Discuss Local Ebola PlansErie County Officials Discuss Local Ebola Plans
  • Health
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Traffic

Erie County Road Advisory Board meets for First Time

Erie County Road Advisory Board meets for First TimeA new board formed by the Erie County Legislature dedicated to maintaining the county's roads and bridges met for the first time Tuesday.
  • Traffic
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Downtown

HarborCenter Opening In 10 Days

HarborCenter Opening In 10 DaysHockey kicks off Buffalo's largest privately funded development, timeline for other phases of the project.
  • Downtown
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Education

New Buffalo State President Inaugurated

New Buffalo State President InauguratedKatherine Conway-Turner was inaugurated Tuesday as SUNY Buffalo State President.
  • Education
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Politics

Outside groups spend $1 million on WNY State Senate race

Outside groups spend $1 million on WNY State Senate raceTwo big-money groups combined will spend more than $1 million in the 60th District State Senate race.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
WNY

Former Corfu Court Clerk sentenced for theft

Former Corfu Court Clerk sentenced for theftA former Corfu Court Clerk was sentenced to a year of conditional discharge for stealing thousands of dollars in taxpayer money.
  • WNY
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Health

CPR in schools bill becomes law

CPR in schools bill becomes lawHigh-school students will need to be trained in CPR and learn how the use of automated defibrillators under legislation signed into law Tuesday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
WNY

Flag holders stolen from Genesee County cemetery

Flag holders stolen from Genesee County cemeteryThe Genesee County Sheriff's Department is investigating an incident in which several flag holders were removed from a cemetery
  • WNY
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
East Side

Common Council leads meeting on Towne Garden Apartments

Common Council leads meeting on Towne Garden ApartmentsThe Buffalo Common Council held a meeting Monday night about the Towne Garden Apartments
  • East Side
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Crime

Former Molly's Pub Manager Wants Murder Charge Dismissed

Former Molly's Pub Manager Wants Murder Charge DismissedDefendant's lawyer says there was not an intent to kill in the Molly's Pub death.
  • Crime
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Downtown

Report: Buffalo Gaining In Desired Population Demographic

Report: Buffalo Gaining In Desired Population DemographicCould the Queen City's well chronicled "Brain Drain", finally be turning to a "Brain Gain"? According to one survey, that may be the case.
  • Downtown
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Money

Nurse got $630,000 in OT at N.Y. prison

Nurse got $630,000 in OT at N.Y. prisonA nurse at a New York prison raked in more than $630,000 in overtime in less than five years,
  • Money
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Crime

Police looking for level 2 sex offender

Police looking for level 2 sex offenderPolice are asking for help in locating a level 2 sex offender.
  • Crime
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Education

State may loosen graduation requirements

State may loosen graduation requirementsThe state Board of Regents will likely add some flexibility to its high school graduation requirements, hoping the move will make it easier for students to focus on career training, "STEM," the arts or other areas.
  • Education
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Crime

Ontario woman facing drug charges in Lewiston

Ontario woman facing drug charges in LewistonA Hamilton, Ontario woman is facing drug charges after she was allegeldy found trying to bring crystal meth into the United States.
  • Crime
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Niagara County

Niagara Falls apartment fire displaces families

Niagara Falls apartment fire displaces familiesAn overnight fire has badly damaged a Niagara Falls apartment building, and left about 40 families homeless.
  • Niagara County
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Tonawandas

Ken-Ton School District addresses on-line threat

Ken-Ton School District addresses on-line threatSuperintendent Dawn Mirand issues a statement concerning a threatening social media post.
  • Tonawandas
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Orchard Park

Driver charged with DWI in pedestrian accident

Driver charged with DWI in pedestrian accidentA man has been charged with DWI after police say he hit a pedestrian in Orchard Park Sunday evening.
  • Orchard Park
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
East Side

Two men shot at East Ferry and Alexander Place

Two men shot at East Ferry and Alexander PlaceBuffalo Police say two men were shot at East Ferry and Alexander Place just after 2 a.m. Sunday.
  • East Side
  • 3 days, 12 hours ago
East Side

Hunting ghosts at the Central Terminal

Hunting ghosts at the Central TerminalThe Central Terminal is hosting a series called "Beyond Ghosts."
  • East Side
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Westside

Two-alarm fire contained on Grant Street

Two-alarm fire contained on Grant StreetThe fire that broke out at a home on Grant Street near Garner Avenue around 9 p.m. It took firefighters about two hours to fully contain the flames.
  • Westside
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Niagara County

Three girls lose mother to hit-and-run driver

Three girls lose mother to hit-and-run driverA special fundraiser for Ebony Austin's children was held at the Potters House Church in Niagara Falls Friday evening.
  • Niagara County
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Williamsville

Local vet's message of hope comes across in new book

Local vet's message of hope comes across in new bookA veteran from Western New York turned inspirational author and athlete is back in town this weekend with his strong message of hope and faith.
  • Williamsville
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Orleans County

Orleans County Sheriff calls teen shooting 'a tragic accident'

Orleans County Sheriff calls teen shooting 'a tragic accident'A 15-year-old teenager died at home of an apparent gunshot wound, Orleans County Sheriff's deputies say. The incident was reported at about 5:30 p.m. Friday.
  • Orleans County
  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
Local

South Buffalo apartment home badly damaged by fire

South Buffalo apartment home badly damaged by fireA South Buffalo man fell asleep while cooking and awoke to his kitchen on fire
  • Local
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Downtown

Husband on trial for 1979 murder of his wife

Husband on trial for 1979 murder of his wifeFriday, attorneys presented opening statements in a cold case from 1979.
  • Downtown
  • 5 days, 9 hours ago
Downtown

Public hearing to be held on proposed Erie County raises

Public hearing to be held on proposed Erie County raisesA public hearing on the raises for elected leaders will take place Thursday October 30 at 5:30 p.m. on the fourth floor of Old County Hall at 92 Franklin Street in Buffalo.
  • Downtown
  • 5 days, 4 hours ago