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State offers $25 million to buy 'Smokin Joe's' Niagara Falls properties

Tuscarora businessman Joseph "Smokin' Joe" Anderson has struck a deal to sell 32 properties in downtown Niagara Falls, including two hotels, for $25.7 million.

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-08-15 14:06:29

Niagara Falls man charged with scamming local businesses out of $10,000 worth of inventory

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Niagara Falls man has been accused of scamming local businesses out of more than $10,000 of inventory.

WIVB - 2018-08-15 20:16:55

9 escape fire in Niagara Falls

One man, a father, was injured, but not severely. He was taken to a hospital for treatment.

WIVB - 2018-08-15 18:44:31

Toddler found safe after overnight car theft in Buffalo

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Overnight in Buffalo, someone stole a car with a two-year-old inside of it on Chester St.

WIVB - 2018-08-15 10:36:11

1 shot near E. Utica and Jefferson in Buffalo

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - One person was seriously injured in a shooting on Buffalo's east side.Buffalo police say it happened just before 10:30 p.m. near E. Utica St. and Jefferson Ave.Detectives tell News 4 the victim showed up to Buffalo General on their own with a gunshot wound.That person was even

WIVB - 2018-08-16 10:50:46

North Tonawanda, Town of Tonawanda hire new parks and recreation chiefs

Mark Campanella Sr. in June replaced Jeff Ehlers, who retired as director of the town department. Campanella, whose title is superintendent, has a background in business and marketing. He served for a decade as vice president of marketing and franchise development for Just Pizza. He earns $85,000 an

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-08-15 17:54:24

Shooting victim drives self to hospital, seriously hurt

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - One person is being treated for shooting-related injuries, at Erie County Medical Center.That person, who has not been identified, was shot at Jefferson and East Utica, in Buffalo.Buffalo police say that victim drove themselves to Buffalo General Hospital about 10:30 p.m. Wedn

WKBW-TV - 2018-08-16 11:51:13

Joe B: 2018 Buffalo Bills Training Camp Awards

August 15 has come and gone, and that only means that training camp for the Buffalo Bills is over and done with until the summer of 2019. Throughout the three week stay at St. John Fisher College, we've had plenty of memorable days and a lot of roster fluidity.

WKBW-TV - 2018-08-15 14:40:30

New line of canned cocktails introduced by Southern Tier Distilling Company

Just in time for tailgate season (and for us non-beer drinkers),Southern Tier Distilling Companyhas introduced a new canned cocktail line made from its craft spirits. And if the name sounds familiar, yes, the distillery is an offshoot ofSouthern Tier Brewinglocated in Lakewood, along Chautauqua Lake

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-08-15 11:00:33

New York State's $12 million mistake and what it means for Western New York schools

Buffalo Public Schools was shorted $382,610. Other area schools include Cheektowaga ($12,968), Ken-Ton ($28,631), Lockport ($25,631), West Seneca ($16,040) and Williamsville ($11,866).

WKBW-TV - 2018-08-15 22:25:50

CRIME STOPPERS: Up to $4,000 reward offered for information in Lark Street homicide

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Up to a $4,000 reward is being offered for information in the July 31 homicide of Lairon Graham.

WIVB - 2018-08-15 21:12:36

Buffalo man sentenced to 14 years in prison for attempting to sexually abuse two minors

Joseph Lopez, 20, of Buffalo, will also face ten years of post-release supervision and will be required to register as a sex offender upon release.

WIVB - 2018-08-14 20:28:09

Buffalo man who killed estranged wife's boyfriend gets 17 years in prison

Jeffrey Brown, 44, of Buffalo shot David Brown, 46, on July 3, 2016, on Marne Road in Cheektowaga.

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-08-14 17:30:16

Buffalo police SWAT team responding to report of suicidal, barricaded man on Seneca St.

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - The Buffalo Police Department's SWAT team is responding to a report of a suicidal man inside an apartment on the 100 block of Seneca St.According to police, the man has barricaded himself inside.Traffic may be affected in that area.


Downtown Buffalo AMC theater to open Thursday

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - It's curtains up for one movie theater in Buffalo.AMC will open their downtown theater located on Main Street across Shea's Performing Arts Center Thursday.Mayor Byron Brown says one more permit is needed to open the theater. The mayor says that permit will be issued just in t

WKBW-TV - 2018-08-14 14:50:06

Troopers ask for help in locating missing rifle

Troopers are asking for the public's help in locating a missing Rock River Arms rifle last seen early Monday on Buffalo Street near Interstate 86 in Olean.The AR-15 style rifle was in a soft, black carrying case.State police asked anyone with information about the weapon to call them at 585-344-6200

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-08-14 17:47:40

D.A. says “a man’s life is in my hands”

BUFFALO, N.Y. - One man is hoping for freedom, while another hopes that man spends the rest of his life in prison. Valentino Dixon is serving a long sentence for murder, and Aaron Jackson, brother of the murder victim, wants him to serve every day of his sentence.

WGRZ TV - 2018-08-14 23:03:36

Fans upset about downgraded seats days before Beyonce and Jay Z concert at New Era Field

“The week of the concert you mean to tell me that I am not where I thought I was, I can’t, this is not even the same view, that's not what I wanted. We were in row 10!” said Ashley Gilmer.


Buffalo Police find missing 2-year-old, stolen car

BUFFALO, NY - Buffalo Police say a 2-year-old is safe following a three hour search for her and a stolen car.Police say the girl was in a car on Chester Street that was stolen around 11:20 p.m.When the child was reported missing, police posted on Facebook asking the public to be on the look out for

WGRZ TV - 2018-08-15 09:24:14

Niagara Falls protesters warn of white supremacy groups organizing in WNY

Mike Desmond / WBFO News On the first anniversary of white nationalist rally that turned into an anti-police protest in Charlottesville, VA, around two dozen protestors turned out in Niagara Falls, marching to a now-closed white supremacist bar. Credit Mike Desmond / WBFO News On the first anniversa