Monthly Archives: March 2017

  • Andreatta: Tan should have been retried, court rules

    Andreatta: Tan should have been retried, court rules Appellate court says Charlie Tan can’t be tried again now, but that he should have been.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Andreatta: Tan should have been retried, court rules

  • Insult added to injury for domestic violence survivor

    Insult added to injury for domestic violence survivor BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Vikki Lee survived a brief, but violent domestic relationship, but when she and her partner were forced to leave the apartment they shared, it left Lee virtually homeless. So she had to move her belongings into an…

  • Things to do include Ugly Disco, model train show

    Things to do include Ugly Disco, model train show Other options include Gilda’s Guys Bachelor Auction, “Goodnight Moon” and the Knighthawks.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Things to do include Ugly Disco, model train show

  • Finger Lakes wine competition awards go to 5 nations, 4 states

    Finger Lakes wine competition awards go to 5 nations, 4 states Other winning wines came from Argentina, the Czech Republic, Canada, California, Washington and Pennsylvania.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Finger Lakes wine competition awards go to 5 nations, 4 states

  • Tonawanda man charged with making meth

    Tonawanda man charged with making meth TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) — Bond was set at $50,000 for a Tonawanda man accused of making methamphetamine in his apartment in a building shared by other tenants. Larry Braddell appeared before a judge Friday morning in Tonawanda City Court. Thursday’s raid of his…

  • FBI gate smashing leads to arrest of Buffalo man

    FBI gate smashing leads to arrest of Buffalo man BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – A driver is facing charges after smashing through a gate Thursday night and getting into the parking lot of the FBI office in downtown Buffalo. Police say the driver, 35 year old Robert Lowe of Buffalo,…

  • Paramedic sheds light on heroin abuse, overdose death

    Paramedic sheds light on heroin abuse, overdose death BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)- Eric Barkey has been a paramedic for four years. Like most first responders, overdose calls keep him busy. “I’ve helped patients with the needle still in their arm,” Barkey told News 4. Following a lethal batch of heroin, Erie…

  • In his shoes: UB’s Smart looks to give back to native Nigeria

    In his shoes: UB’s Smart looks to give back to native Nigeria BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – It may look easy when to watch Ikenna Smart on the court for the UB men’s basketball team. But, playing hoops was a big adjustment, even for the 6-foot-10 sophomore. Smart grew up in…

  • Passenger charged with possessing heroin during traffic stop

    Passenger charged with possessing heroin during traffic stop BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — A Buffalo man was accused of possessing heroin during a traffic stop in Cheektowaga. Deputies with the Erie County Sheriff’s office stopped a vehicle Monday on the I-90. While the occupants of the vehicle were being questioned, deputies…