Category Archives: Western New York

  • Man shot on Buffalo’s West Side

    Man shot on Buffalo’s West Side BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)–Buffalo police are investigating a shooting near Herkimer Street and West Delavan. Police say one man was shot around 5 p.m. Saturday evening. The victim was transported by ambulance to ECMC to be treated for injuries. Anyone with information is asked…

  • Buffalo Bert predicts 6 more weeks of Winter

    Buffalo Bert predicts 6 more weeks of Winter BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)–It’s six extra weeks of winter if you ask Buffalo’s dynamic groundhog duo, the real animal Buffalo Bert, and his costume-clad mother, Buffalo Mack. Western New Yorkers celebrated the 7th Annual Buffalo Groundhog Day at Flying Bison Brewing Company.…

  • Chris Jacobs endorsed by GOP leaders for 27th District

    Chris Jacobs endorsed by GOP leaders for 27th District (WIVB) -Republican leaders have narrowed down their top choice to possibly fill the vacant 27th Congressional District Seat vacated by Republican Chris Collins. According to a Jacobs spokesperson, leaders of the district’s eight counties have chosen State Senator Chris Jacobs.…

  • Body found near Central Terminal

    Body found near Central Terminal (WIVB)- Buffalo Police are investigating the discovery of a female body on the 400 block of Paderewski Drive. Police say the body was found just before 12:45 p.m Saturday. An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause of death. Anyone with information is…

  • 1 man killed, another taken to ECMC after shooting on Gorton St.

    1 man killed, another taken to ECMC after shooting on Gorton St. Police responded to a residence on the street Friday just after 10:45 p.m. They say the men were shot inside the building. Source: Buffalo New York’s Latest News 1 man killed, another taken to ECMC after shooting…

  • Teen charged with attempted robbery after trying to steal a cell phone

    Teen charged with attempted robbery after trying to steal a cell phone AMHERST, N.Y. (WIVB)–Amherst Police say a 16-year-old boy approached a 20-year-old girl from behind and tried forcibly taking her cell phone. The incident happened Friday at 4 p.m. in the 3600 block of Main Street near Bailey…

  • Bulls Drop Close Battle With Kent St. 70-66

    Bulls Drop Close Battle With Kent St. 70-66 The University at Buffalo men’s basketball team saw their four game win streak snapped Friday night as they fell to Kent St. 70-66. The Golden Flashes sunk six straight free throws to hold off the Bulls late in the second half.…

  • Poloncarz to Governor: don’t blame us for ballooning Medicaid costs

    Poloncarz to Governor: don’t blame us for ballooning Medicaid costs Medicaid, the health coverage program for low income patients, is turning into the latest political “Hot potato” in Albany. Source: Buffalo New York’s Latest News Poloncarz to Governor: don’t blame us for ballooning Medicaid costs

  • Coronavirus worries cause cancellation of annual local Chinese New Year celebration

    Coronavirus worries cause cancellation of annual local Chinese New Year celebration The Chinese club of Western New York along with the The Confucius Institute of UB have decided to cancel their Chinese New Year Celebration due to worries of the Coronavirus. An outbreak of the virus happened in China,…