90 Closed–Avoid Area For Forseeable Future
There was a really bad accident over on the 90 at Walden in Cheektowaga. According to the Erie County Police Blotter; the news came in around 1 PM on Friday afternoon. According to some reports, there was a pedestrian struck, but still waiting on confirmation. Will update as more info becomes available.
The best steakhouse in Buffalo right now, according to diners—plus, see the rest of the top 9
Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated steakhouses in Buffalo, according to diners' reviews on Yelp as of January 2024.
Cheektowaga police investigating after pedestrian struck by vehicle on Walden
Cheektowaga police are investigating after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on Walden Avenue Friday afternoon.
West Seneca police searching for missing vulnerable adult
Police said Mark C. Silvestri has not been heard from since February 19 and he recently had plans to meet with family but did not show up.
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Man acquitted of threatening local restaurants after Tops shooting
Joseph S. Chowaniec was previously acquitted of felony charges in November 2022.
Western New York Spots On Yelp’s Top Restaurants List
When it comes to great food, the Buffalo area knows its stuff. Whether it’s a pricey steakhouse, a Mom and Pop café, or your corner dive bar, Western New York is full of great places to grab a delicious bite. There’s not much that local foodies don’t like...
An Alligator Was Found in Western New York in Crazy Story
You know how some people go to the beach and have a fear of open waters? Who would have thought that you would have to worry about that in Buffalo. Fasten your seatbelt because this is a bizarre story. Somehow, someone let an alligator loose in 2001 into the Scajaquada...
Two Of America’s Best Fish Fries Are In Western New York
The Lent season is in full swing and many people will be heading out to grab a Fish Fry tonight for lunch or dinner. Did you know that Western New York has some of the best Fish Fries in the entire country?. Mashed.com recently came out with their list of...
Buffalo man pleads guilty to rape charge
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — A Buffalo man pleaded guilty to a first degree rape charge on Thursday, the Erie County District Attorney’s Office announced. On the night of Dec. 8, 2023 28-year-old Rickey D. Roberts allegedly approached another person in the City of Buffalo before claiming he had a gun, officials said. He allegedly forced […]
Popular East Side Market Closes Unexpectedly
The violations included cutting and removal of the structural roof trusses, and unpermitted construction and occupancy of the 2nd floor storage area."
'Dedicated teacher' killed in 2-car crash in Cheektowaga
LOCKPORT, N.Y. — The victim of a 2-car crash on Transit Road in Cheektowaga Monday night is being remembered as a dedicated teacher. Jennifer Hylkema, 51, of Lockport died after police say an alleged drunk driver hit her car while she was pulling out of a parking lot. By...
‘Everything will come to a standstill’: Erie County announces solar eclipse plans
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Most eyes will on the sky for the total solar eclipse, especially here in Western New York. The final planning for the total solar eclipse is underway and County Executive Mark Poloncarz says businesses should close on April 8 to keep local traffic off the roads. This is in an effort […]
These Akron, NY based Dogs are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around akron.
Box Truck Tire Falls Off, Crushes Car on 90 in Western New York
It was a scary situation this morning on the 90 in Cheektowaga. During the morning commute, a tire came off a Box Truck while someone was driving on the 90 going Eastbound. It happened right by the Walden Galleria, a very busy section for morning commutes in WNY. According to a witness, the rear wheels fell off the axle of the box truck, hitting someone's car.
Former bookkeeper pleads guilty to stealing over $162k from employer
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — A former bookkeeper pleaded guilty to stealing more than $162 thousand from her employer over the course of four years, the Erie County District Attorney’s Office announced. Carrie Zielinski, 47, of Depew pleaded guilty to one count of grand larceny in the second degree on Thursday. Between January 2019 and May […]
Lockport police locate missing 15-year-old
The City of Lockport Police Department announced it has located a 15-year-old girl that was last seen on Wednesday.
3 more legal weed dispensaries open, all woman- or minority-owned
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Three more legal weed dispensaries are open in the Buffalo region, and all three are all women- or minority-owned. The addition of Puffalo Dreams, 716 Cannabis and TreeHead Culture bring the region's total open dispensaries to seven. The first three to open — Dank 716 in Buffalo, Herbal IQ in Depew and Premier Earth Corp. in Buffalo — were not minority- or women-owned, although they're owned by justice-involved individuals. The fourth to open, Public Flower in Allentown, is minority-owned.
NY weather update: Weather alert issued for lake effect snow in New York Thursday morning
An updated report was issued from the National Weather Service on Thursday at 6:01 a.m. for lake effect snow until 7 a.m. for Niagara, Orleans, Erie and Genesee counties. "At 5:58 a.m., a lake effect snow band extends from Niagara Falls to Shelby and is moving slowly south," says the weather service.
Bills Themed Bar For Rent In Western New York
The football season never really ends here in Western New York. The Buffalo Bills are not only our favorite team, they are family!