Category Archives: Western New York

  • Thousands without power in Erie County

    Thousands without power in Erie County ERIE COUNTY, N.Y. (WIVB) – Thousands of Erie County residents are without power Tuesday night, mainly in Clarence and Elma. NYSEG is reporting multiple power outages in these areas. A total of 6,328 people are currently without power in Clarence, and 1,366 are…

  • Labatt USA launching nationwide search for Buffalo pilot brewery

    Labatt USA launching nationwide search for Buffalo pilot brewery BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Labatt USA is launching a nationwide search for a brewmaster to lead its first U.S. brewery, which will be located in Buffalo’s Cobblestone District. The brewmaster will experiment and develop new beer styles in the pilot…

  • Anti-immigration flyers found on St. John Fisher College Campus

    Anti-immigration flyers found on St. John Fisher College Campus ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC-TV) – St. John Fisher College has reported that at approximately 10:00 Monday morning, members of the college community discovered unauthorized flyers in and around the academic corridor that express inappropriate messages related to sexual assault and immigration. The college…

  • Buffalo Police investigating gang assault involving juveniles

    Buffalo Police investigating gang assault involving juveniles BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Buffalo Police are investigating a gang assault that occurred Monday afternoon on the 400 block of Grant Street. A complainant told police that his juvenile son was coming out of a store around 4 or 4:30 p.m. Monday…

  • Donations pour in for 13 siblings held captive in California

    Donations pour in for 13 siblings held captive in California LOS ANGELES (AP) — More than $120,000 has been donated to help 13 siblings in California who authorities say were kept chained to beds for months by their parents and starved so much that their growth was stunted, officials…

  • Two people hurt in Geneva building collapse

    Two people hurt in Geneva building collapse GENEVA, NY (WROC) – Two people were hurt after a building collapsed in Geneva. Reports of the collapse at Geneva Foreign and Sports came in around 2 p.m. Fire crews say five people were inside the building when the roof came down. Three…

  • Out-of-control school bus slides down icy street, hits car in Massachusetts

    Out-of-control school bus slides down icy street, hits car in Massachusetts SUTTON, Mass. — Frightening video shows an out-of-control school bus sliding down an icy hill Tuesday morning, CBS Boston reports. Cheryl Kearney Katz shared video to Facebook of the bus sliding down Peach Tree Drive at about 7:10 a.m. local…

  • UB Women receiving votes in Top 25 Coaches Poll

    UB Women receiving votes in Top 25 Coaches Poll BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – After a fourth straight win to improve to 15-3 overall, the UB Women’s Basketball team is being recognized nationally for their dominance on the court. For the first time under Head Coach Felisha Legette-Jack, the Bulls…

  • National pharmacy company with office in Buffalo reports data breach

    National pharmacy company with office in Buffalo reports data breach BUFFALO. N.Y. (WIVB)- Onco360 and CareMed Specialty Pharmacy recently reported a data breach to the Department of Health and Human Services. According to a company statement, suspicious activity was noticed in November when an unauthorized user gained access to three…

  • East Side community members working with preservationists to receive historic district designation

    East Side community members working with preservationists to receive historic district designation BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Several groups in the East Side are pushing for the Broadway-Fillmore district to be considered historic. “We cannot tell the story of Buffalo, of our city, without including  how we grew and developed east…