Category Archives: Western New York

  • Schools find campaign talk conflicts with no-bullies message

    Schools find campaign talk conflicts with no-bullies message BUFFALO, New York (AP) — Ryan Lysek rose to become vice president of his fifth-grade class at Lorraine Academy in Buffalo, New York, after the sitting vice president was ousted for saying things that went against the school’s anti-bullying rules. So…

  • Fire claims life of man in Lackawanna

    Fire claims life of man in Lackawanna LACKAWANNA, N.Y. (WIVB) — A fire in a mobile home park claimed the life of a man in Lackawanna Thursday. Firefighters rushed to Van Wyck Street off South Park Avenue to see a trailer at Shamrock Mobile Home Park on fire at 11:20…

  • The Niagara Falls International Railway Station is expected to open mid-June

    The Niagara Falls International Railway Station is expected to open mid-June NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WIVB) – In a few months, passengers won’t use the railroad station on Lockport Road in Niagara Falls. They’ll use the Niagara Falls International Railway Station and Transportation Center on Main Street. It will connect…

  • LIVE STREAM: Donald Trump responds to remarks by former candidate Mitt Romney

    LIVE STREAM: Donald Trump responds to remarks by former candidate Mitt Romney PORTLAND, Maine (WIVB) — After unfavorable words from former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has decided to respond. APP USERS | Tap here to watch Trump’s speech live. Source: Buffalo New York’s…

  • Former Lancaster school employee accused of stealing $3,400 from district

    Former Lancaster school employee accused of stealing ,400 from district LANCASTER, N.Y. (WIVB) — A former employee of Lancaster Central School District is accused of stealing more than $3,400 from the district. Lancaster resident Rhonda Greco, 47, was indicted on charges of grand larceny and ten counts of falsifying business records. She…

  • Buffalo man sentenced after May hit-and-run

    Buffalo man sentenced after May hit-and-run BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — A Buffalo resident, who in October admitted to a May incident where he hit a Louisiana man with a car and sped off, was sentenced Thursday in court. Carl Nye III, 30, will spend six months in jail for leaving the…

  • Romney calls Trump ‘phony,’ urges Republicans to shun him

    Romney calls Trump ‘phony,’ urges Republicans to shun him SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney is charging into the increasingly divisive White House race with a verbal lashing of Donald Trump and a plea for fellow Republicans to shun the front-runner for the good of…

  • Woman accused of driving with homemade cardboard license plate

    Woman accused of driving with homemade cardboard license plate SPRINGVILLE, N.Y. (WIVB) — A Sardinia woman is facing a felony charge after Erie County Sheriff’s deputies say she was caught driving with a fake, homemade license plate. Deputies noticed the vehicle while on patrol on Springville. They say the vehicle…

  • Bad Company, Joe Walsh coming to Darien Lake

    Bad Company, Joe Walsh coming to Darien Lake DARIEN CENTER, N.Y. (WIVB) — Bad Company and Eagles veteran Joe Walsh are coming to Darien Lake this June. The rock superstars will perform along with special guest Steve Rodgers on June 7 at 7 p.m. Ticket prices range from $25.25 to…

  • Cheektowaga PD seeking man accused of burglary, grand larceny

    Cheektowaga PD seeking man accused of burglary, grand larceny CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (WIVB) — Cheektowaga Police are looking for a man wanted for burglary and felony grand larceny. Crimestoppers is offering up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of Marquel Mack. Anyone with information on the suspect can call…