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Buffalo firefighters responded to an early morning fire on Remoleno Street. Crews were called to the scene of a blaze at a two-story home, between Dash Street and Southside Parkway, Friday around 7 a.m. Buffalo Fire Battalion Chief Peter Kertzie said when crews arrived to the scene, heavy smoke was coming out of the second floor of the home.
Should sexual orientation be a protected class (like race and gender) to prevent discrimination?
What's the best route to energy independence?
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Tower cranes stand tall in downtown Buffalo. They are sky-high symbols of change and development finally coming to the waterfront.
19 min ago | WBEN-AM Buffalo
Buffalo, NY Parents and lawmakers concerned about Common Core will have their chance to speak up in Buffalo.
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Buffalo, NY Two men who recorded a phone conversation between two NFL GMs have reached a pre trial diversion agreement with federal prosecutors.
Standing: Dr.Dolly Pastor, Awards Co-coordinator, Dr. Marie Jose Potvin, structural engineer at the Canadian Space Agency, Amelia Earhart scholar 1997, and 1998 Sitting: Marina Selezneva, recipient Amelia Earhart Fellowship, 2012 and 2013, PhD candidate, Standing: Dr.Dolly Pastor, Awards Co-coordinator, Dr. Marie Jose Potvin, structural engineer at ... (more)
Artvoice's weekly round-up of featured events, including our editor's pick for the week: the Queen City Market , this Saturday the 7th at the Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum.
For those who opted to avoid the crowds and lines on Black Friday, here's your chance to get started or finish up your holiday shopping.
If a stronger U.S. economy is on your holiday wish list, consider a visit to western New York, home of the nation's only general store stocked with goods made entirely in the United States.
There is a hearing Thursday in Buffalo about the use of medical marijuana. So far 20 states and Washington D.C. allow it.
A vigil for Amanda Wienckowski is happening Thursday. The vigil is at 11 a.m. in Mang Park in Kenmore.
Esther Neisen's work on exhibit at the Canisius College art gallery consists of oversize images of insects and such creatures meticulously constructed of bits and pieces of reclaimed film, photo negatives, and found materials, handsomely displayed on light boxes.
BUFFALO, N.Y.: Twenty U.S. communities have been chosen as the first partners in a national initiative aimed at increasing the ranks of college graduates.
MellowHigh has little interest in making that effort - call them transparent in message, but peering through the thick cloud of smoke in their backseat is anything but.
Radar, flashy LED signs, and text alerts to drivers' cellphones and local police are part of New York's new, high-tech effort to combat often fatal wrong-way crashes on the state Thruway.
Get your morning coffee and help the Marines in their Toys for Tots drive. You can do that all in one place Wednesday morning.