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Multiple Buffalo Landlords Being Investigated By New York State
The rental market in New York state is one of the toughest in the country. When you couple together stagnant wages, increasing inflation, and affordable housing development that doesn't keep up with demand, you end up with a situation where there aren't enough quality housing units that people can afford.
Buffalo man arrested on drug charges after yearlong investigation
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — A Buffalo man was arrested after multiple search warrants ultimately found large amounts of fentanyl, cocaine, scales, and cutting agents following a yearlong investigation, authorities said Tuesday. After leaving a Whitehall Avenue home on Monday, Donel Cathcart, 39, was stopped by police for committing a traffic violation. Cathcart admitted to being […]
Woman charged in deadly Cheektowaga crash Monday night
A 24-year-old Cheektowaga woman is facing multiple charges, including Vehicular Manslaughter after a fatal crash in the Town of Cheektowaga on Monday night. Read more from WBEN:
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...
Buffalo Feb 26 Weekly Crime Report: 96 Incidents and 33 Crime Stories
Buffalo Feb 26 Weekly Crime Report: 96 Incidents and 33 Crime Stories. During the last week, Buffalo reported a total of 96 crime cases. Among these, theft was the most prevalent, accounting for a significant 70% (67 cases) of the total crimes reported. This was followed by burglary, making up 14% (13 cases) of the total incidents. Assault and robbery were also reported, with 9 and 6 cases respectively, contributing to the overall crime statistics. The most severe crime, shooting, was reported once, accounting for just over 1% of the total crimes in the place. The high prevalence of theft cases compared to other crimes is a concern that needs to be addressed. The data shows a need for increased vigilance and possibly more policing efforts, especially against theft, in Buffalo.
⚠️ Weather Alert: Strong Winds and Flash Freeze Expected in Erie County, Buffalo, NY
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Buffalo, New York. Residents of Erie County, particularly within the Buffalo area, are advised to take caution as strong winds and the possibility of a flash freeze are forecasted to begin on Wednesday afternoon. To prepare, individuals are encouraged to secure any outdoor items that could be displaced by high winds, ensure cellular phones are fully charged, and anticipate potential power outages. Commuters should exercise particular caution, as the impending drop in temperatures is likely to result in icy road conditions. These weather-related challenges call for increased vigilance, and the community is urged to prioritize safety during this time.
Savor the Flavor: Top 3 Puerto Rican Restaurants in Buffalo
In this piece, we're exploring three standout Puerto Rican restaurants in Buffalo. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please share your experiences in the comments section below.
Buffalo woman overcharged by UBMD gets help from Call 4 Action
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — When a Buffalo woman realized she had been overbilled by a local medical provider – she spent weeks trying to get her money back. But with no luck, she contacted Call 4 Action. This family does not want to give out their full names so as to protect their identities. They […]
5 Worst Places To Live In Western New York
Buffalo and Western New York is a diverse region with a mixture of urban, suburban, and rural neighborhoods with various housing stock and styles. Some neighborhoods in the 716 were recently recognized as some of the best to be. However, sometimes some neighborhoods can make a list too, not for being the best areas, but for being the worst.
‘Our post office is staying where it is’: USPS addresses public outcry over plan to move mail processing to Rochester
CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (WIVB) — Union workers and their families finally got some answers Tuesday night from the U.S. Postal Service after it announced it was looking to consolidate some of its Buffalo services and move them to down the thruway to Rochester. The public meeting was originally scheduled for Jan. 31, but was postponed until […]
Affordable Connectivity Program is running out of funding
Arrest made for party at unlicensed establishment, triple shooting occurred in October
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — An arrest has been made in connection to an unlicensed liquor establishment that was the site of a triple shooting last October during a party, the Buffalo Police Department said Tuesday. Three people were shot at an establishment on the 1500 block of Clinton Street in the early-morning hours of Oct. […]
Record High Temperature Recorded In Buffalo New York
It turned out to be a record day in Buffalo, New York. A massive warm front moved across the region today and ended up setting up a new record high today at the Buffalo airport. The new record was set at noon today when the high reached 66 degrees which...
"Glaring" Comments on BPD Shooting?
And Council Member Halton - Pope and explained to the media the circumstances of a man with a shotgun who fired a shot towards officers.
Man killed in shooting on Fulton Street
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — A man was killed in a shooting on Fulton Street on Monday night, Buffalo police said. Police said the incident happened on the 100 block of Fulton, in the city’s First Ward neighborhood, just before 7:30 p.m. Monday, where the man had been shot while outside. The man, from Buffalo, was […]
Man who died in South Buffalo fire remembered as hero at vigil
Man who died in South Buffalo fire remembered as hero at vigil.
Step Inside This $2 Million Mansion for Sale in Niagara County
Just because Buffalo and the Western New York area is more affordable than most other top 60 markets in the country, does not mean there are no million-dollar homes in this region. There are plenty of high-profile properties that are on the market at any given time; not to mention...
6 New York Hometowns Among Most Rat Infested In America
Many parts of Upstate New York are crawling with rats. Is your hometown one of America's "rattiest?" Orkin recently released its Top 50 Rattiest Cities List. The good news is that one city is home to more rats than any place in America. However, one spot in the Empire State ranked third and six hometowns across New York State made the list.