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  1. Homeowners Worried About Repairing Home Damaged by Lake Ontario ErosionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY As a lakeshore flood warning is about to take effect for the Lake Ontario shoreline again, homeowners are worried about rising waters and more damage from erosion. Lisa lives in the Kent section near the shoreline.

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  2. Savage Calls for Car-Popping to Become a FelonyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY An Erie County Legislator is calling on his colleagues to urge the state to raise the penalty for car break-ins, or car popping. "Unfortunately under New York law, we only allow for burglary charges to occur against properties, structures or buildings.

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  3. Soft Targets: Can Anyone Stop Terror at Big Events?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    The bombing in Manchester raises the question of how safe we can be in a world of soft targets, and experts agree that nothing is foolproof, and not much can be done beyond staying alert and being aware of personal safety routines. "It would be totally inappropriate to say 'we're ready for this, it can't happen here, it would be a ridiculous challenge to ever be brought '," says Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard, who has some obvious responsibilities around New Era Field on Buffalo Bills football game days.

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  4. Two Alarm Fire on Northhampton Destroys Two BuildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo Fire crews spent the early morning Wednesday working on a 2-alarm blaze on the 200 block of Northampton Street in the shadow of the Buffalo-Niagara Medical campus. Firefigthers arrived at the scene just before 5:00, and found a 2-and-a-half story, two-unit apartment house fully engulfed in flames.

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  5. North Aud Block Work to Soon BeginRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY Requests for proposals are coming for the North Aud Block at Canalside. Congressman Brian Higgins says he's happy to see progress moving, albeit more than three years since the master plan was approved.

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  6. Mayor Brown on Future Developments at CanalsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    The City of Buffalo is expected to release its request for proposals for Canalside in the next few weeks, according to Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown. The RFP will indicate what the city has planned for the future development of the popular area.

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  7. Body Recovered from Unity IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Authorities responded to the call of a man floating near Unity Island around 7am this morning. The URT pulled the body from the Niagara River near the International Railroad Bridge a short time later.

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  8. City Announces Pavement ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    The City of Buffalo announced that a $7.5 million investment in paving is planned for 2017 with crews scheduled to pave over 75 residential streets. "We have already done $1 million of sidewalk replacement work in the City of Buffalo," Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown said.

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  9. Buffalo Schools Investigating Stranger Danger Near Southside AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY Buffalo Schools are alerting parents about a pair of stranger danger cases that were reported this morning. The district says Buffalo Police Department are investigating complaints involving a girl who was followed from the fire station at the corner of Southside Parkway to the School #93 playground by a man in a vehicle.

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  10. Fear & Sorrow: Manchester Bombing Shakes Music FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    After last night's explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester England, The US Dept. Of Homeland Security said "At this time, we have no information to indicate a specific credible threat involving music venues in the United States."

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  11. Redevelopment of the Northtown Plaza ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    While Whole Foods is already under construction at the Northtown Plaza, the addition of the popular clothing chain L.L. Bean adds to the redevelopment of the empty Amherst plaza. " are excited about future developments here as am I," Amherst Chamber of Commerce President & CEO Colleen DiPirro told WBEN on Monday.

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  12. Construction Begins for Shakespeare in the ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Shakespeare in the Park is just around the corner and construction of the stage on Shakespeare Hill began early Monday afternoon. Shakespeare in the Park began in 1975 and is an annual tradition in Buffalo where Western New Yorkers can take in classic theatre for free in Delaware Park.

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  13. 3 men wounded by gunfire in Buffalo; 2 still hospitalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Police in Buffalo say they're investigating a shooting that left three people wounded, with two of the victims hospitalized in serious condition. Investigators say the victims were shot during a large gathering.

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  14. Viktor Antipin "Set To Sign With The Buffalo Sabres"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Ever since the Pegulas fired General Manager Tim Murray, the fate of negotiations with defenseman Viktor Antipin has been in question. If KHL insider Aivis KalniA A , is correct, then Sabres fans can breathe a sigh of relief.

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  15. Fidget Spinners: The latest hit trendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Years ago the trend was for kids to play with pogs. Then it evolved to Pokemon cards, followed by Silly Bandz, and probably a few other odds toys in between. 1 comment

  16. Skyride a success despite rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 21 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    The Skyway and a number of other major streets in downtown Buffalo were blocked Sunday morning for the annual Skyride. Hundreds rode from Lasalle Park, through downtown to the top of the Skyway and then onto Route 5 Sunday morning.

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  17. NY Times: Caputo Called Before House Committee Looking At Trump, RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 21 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Michael Caputo, the former Trump presidential campaign staffer and Buffalo-area political consultant, has been asked to submit testimony and other information to the House Intelligence Committee investigating possible ties between President Trump's campaign and Russia, according to the New York Times. The Times in their Sunday editions says Caputo, a frequent WBEN contributor and fill-in talk show host, has been asked to "submit to a voluntary interview and to provide any documents he may have that are related to the inquiry...".

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  18. Buffalo Police Investigate Weekend ShootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 21 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY Buffalo Police are investigating a pair of shootings over the weekend which left one man dead and two other wounded. The first incident took place early Saturday at about eight a.m.when a man discovered a body in a field near Ashley Street and Quincy Street and called police.

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  19. Skyride underway In Downtown BuffaloRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 21 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    The Skyway and a number of other major streets in downtown Buffalo are closed this Sunday morning for the Skyride. Hundreds will be riding from downtown to the top of rthe Skyway and then onto Route 5 this morning.

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  20. Nickel City Con a SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 21 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    It looks like this years version of comic-con in Buffalo is going to be another big success. Held at the convention center downtown, organizers say they think they will double the number of people taking part in the Nickel City Con.

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