Local and breaking news from Spectrum News for Buffalo, NY. Top stories for Buffalo, Erie County, and surrounding areas of Western New York.
Report: Bills owners asking $1.5 billion for new stadium, KeyBank Center upgrades
August 2, 2021, 11:12 am | Source
The Bills’ lease of the stadium from Erie County ends in 2023.
Home destroyed by explosion in Old Forge
August 2, 2021, 10:11 am | Source
The blast happened on Friday according to officials.
Masks now required for indoor exhibits at Buffalo Zoo
August 2, 2021, 9:29 am | Source
Masks are required regardless of vaccination status.
Taste of Clarence returns Monday afternoon
August 2, 2021, 7:58 am | Source
The event runs from 12 - 8 p.m. at the Clarence Town Park Pavilion.
Pleasant start to the week
August 2, 2021, 4:33 am | Source
Plenty of sun with highs in the mid 70s today.
Bills Camp Observations: Offense keeps cooking
August 2, 2021, 4:32 am | Source
Josh Allen's stellar start continued while the running game continued to be a topic of conversation.
Kids left in hot cars: It could happen to anyone
August 2, 2021, 3:54 am | Source
Even the most caring parents can accidentally leave a child in a vehicle.
Officials announce latest VIPER Task Force results for Buffalo, Rochester
August 2, 2021, 3:41 am | Source
Eighteen defendants have been adopted for federal prosecution.
Taste of Vegan 2021 brings a fresh spin on food fests
August 1, 2021, 9:03 am | Source
The event served as a fundraiser and sampler for WNY VegFest.
Oishei Children's Hospital updates visitation policy
August 1, 2021, 8:15 am | Source
Inpatients are only allowed to have two designated support people as part of their care team, though four people can be at the child's bedside.
Coop Cup raises funds for brain cancer research at Wilmot Cancer Institute
August 1, 2021, 7:09 am | Source
Nearly 100 golfers took part in the 14th annual Coop Cup at the Batavia Country Club.
Buffalo Police Athletic League provides kids with summer activities
August 1, 2021, 5:16 am | Source
Though the tennis program is underway and runs through August, the Police Athletic League works with youth year-round.
White Ribbon Project raises awareness for World Lung Cancer Day in Buffalo
August 1, 2021, 5:05 am | Source
The White Ribbon Project looks to change the narrative of lung cancer.
Police: ‘Ghost hunter’ hurt in fall at Buffalo rail station
August 1, 2021, 3:55 am | Source
The 1920s-era Art Deco structure is a favorite haunt of ghost hunters and the site of authorized ghost tours.
Niagara Falls airman named Air Force First Sergeant of the Year
August 1, 2021, 2:50 am | Source
The award highlights a sergeant who has cultivated health, morale and readiness, as well as who has exhibited exemplary leadership qualities.
Sharks' Evander Kane denies game-fixing allegations from wife
August 1, 2021, 1:10 am | Source
Kane has played the San Jose Sharks since 2017-18, after stints with the Atlanta Thrashers, Winnipeg Jets and Buffalo Sabres.
Empire State Ride takes hundreds of cyclists across NY for a good cause
July 31, 2021, 9:21 am | Source
Since its first event in 2014, the Empire State Ride has raised over $4.5 million for research in immunotherapy and personalized medicine.
Buffalo infectious disease professor calls vaccines key to ending pandemic
July 31, 2021, 9:16 am | Source
UB Professor Dr. Thomas Russo, who's also the chief of infectious diseases, says that vaccines remain our way out of this pandemic.
Schumer speaks to Starpoint students after AP exams go missing in transit
July 31, 2021, 8:04 am | Source
Schumer said he is receiving regular updates, as UPS continues to search for the exams.
Fun in the village: Discover Kenmore 2021
July 31, 2021, 6:55 am | Source
The annual fest promotes supporting local businesses, which has become more important than ever.