Cheektowaga, NY

Police: Kenmore man arrested for DWI after crashing into four vehicles

TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) — A Kenmore man will face several charges after hitting four parked vehicles in the City of Tonawanda while driving while intoxicated, according to police. Andrew Dickman, 26, was charged with DWI, aggravated DWI and suspended driver’s license, no driver’s license and failure to keep right after his car reportedly struck four […]
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Shaq Donates $50K From Buffalo DJ Appearance To Family Of Shooting Victims

Shaq's generosity knows no limits -- the NBA legend is donating the $50,000 he was set to make from a DJ'ing gig in Buffalo to the family of one of the shooting victims. "DJ Diesel" has been making his rounds on tour ... and was naturally reticent about continuing on with his scheduled show in Buffalo in the aftermath of the mass shooting that took place last month, sources tell TMZ Sports.
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Ohio man charged for transporting guns to NYS

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — A federal grand jury has returned an indictment charging a 65-year-old Perry, Ohio man with shipping and transporting firearms with intent to commit an offense, according to U.S. Attorney Trini Ross. According to the indictment, Allen DeCola, a former federal firearms licensee, illegally shipped and transported firearms from The State of […]

Myths That Are Not True About Buffalo New York

Anytime people find out that you are from Buffalo they always assume certain things about you and Western New York. The first question that most of us get asked is if we eat wings for every meal. Or another question we get asked a million times is, does it snow every single day of the year.

Wake Up! Wags: Mel B

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Mel B, a 5-month-old lab mix, joined Weekend Wake Up! on Saturday. She currently lives with an 80-pound Pitbull and several cats, with whom she gets along. According to 716 Paws, she would be good in a home with other animals or by herself. Additionally, the 716 Paws “Paws and Pride” […]

New bridge at Chapin's nature preserve dedicated to conservationist Mark Volpe

Mark Volpe loved nature, and as that became apparent to CEO Jim Campbell, Campbell gave him a job only suitable to a conservationist -- manager of the private nature preserve behind the Chapin Manufacturing factory on Ellicott Street in Batavia. Volpe worked for Chapin for 35 years with much of that time dedicated to the care and maintenance of the 70-acre preserve. He died in November 2018.

BriarBrothers Brewing Are Breathing New Life Into Buffalo’s Brewing Past

BriarBrothers Brewing Company, the brainchild of homebrewers Joel and Dylan Betti, will officially open their taproom at the Silos at Elks Street on June 25. Located inside the historic Buffalo Malting Corp. silos, which once housed William A. Kriener and Sons Malting, BriarBrothers are breathing new life into a once forgotten piece of Buffalo’s rich brewing history.

4th Annual Cause for the Paws Pet Expo is back

BUFFALO, N.Y. — This weekend the Ten Lives Club is gearing up to host multiple events, and to recruit potential new fosters. The fourth annual Cause for the Paws Pet Expo is a free a event and being held on June 18 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at its Williamsville location Lehigh Valley Depot at 86 South Long Street.

Free Name Personalization Add-On

With any yard sign rental purchase get a name personalization add-on (originally $14.99) FREE of charge!. We do yard signs for all occasions including Birthdays, Anniversaries, Engagements, Baby Showers etc. to make you and your loved ones feel like a star!. We take great pride in every yard sign we...

June 18 - The Market in the Square

(THIS STORY IS SPONSORED BY THE MARKET IN THE SQUARE) The Market in the Square has everything you need for your next summer cookout. They have two great locations in Western New York. They are located at 940 Union Road in West Seneca inside the Southgate Plaza. You can give them a call at (716) 675-8200. You'll also find them in North Tonawanda located at 535 Division Street. Give them a call in North Tonawanda at (716) 693-2802. To find out more about all they have to offer and their weekly specials, head over to their website at

June 18 - Tallchief Territory - Home of Native Pride

(THIS STORY IS SPONSORED BY TALLCHIEF TERRITORY - HOME OF NATIVE PRIDE) The Native Pride Travel Plaza is located at 11359 Southwestern Boulevard in Irving just off the 90. With the price of gas rising, it's the perfect place to stop to fill up and save some money. Remember this summer, they are going to be having some wonderful giveaways which include a kayak, camping gear, gas tank fill ups and much more. Also on Fridays this summer, everyone is encouraged to stop by and take part in The Marketplace at Native Pride from 10am to 4pm. It features Native artists, crafts, jewelry, food and more. For more information, give them a call at (716) 934-5130.You can also visit their website at

The Best Breakfast at Three Girls Café

A shot of the front of Three Girls Café in Boston, New York.Photo by J.M. Lesinski. There is a poetic comfort in breakfast joints that speaks to the heart of diners everywhere and keeps them coming back. The iconic breakfast diner every town has and loves immensely. Three Girls Café is the breakfast joint of Boston, New York and always serves up everything with a smile.