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The Buffalo News
In nod to muggy weather, area splash pads are opening earlythat nine splash pads will open for the holiday weekend – one month earlier tha
In nod to muggy weather, area splash pads are opening early
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 hours ago
that nine splash pads will open for the holiday weekend – one month earlier than the scheduled July 1 opening date,”Mayor Byron W. Brown announced Friday. “It is important for residents, particularly our youth, to have places to cool off during... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Mayor removes Mascia from BMHA Board, calls him a ‘racist’Mayor Byron W. Brown Friday said he is removing suspended housing authority com
Mayor removes Mascia from BMHA Board, calls him a ‘racist’
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 hours ago
Mayor Byron W. Brown Friday said he is removing suspended housing authority commissioner Joseph A. Mascia from the BMHA board based on an independent hearing officer’s recommendation. “It’s clear to me from the hearing officer’s findings that Mr.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Mayor removes Joseph Mascia from BMHA Board, calls him a ‘racist’Mayor Byron W. Brown Friday said he is removing suspended housing authority Jos
Mayor removes Joseph Mascia from BMHA Board, calls him a ‘racist’
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Mayor Byron W. Brown Friday said he is removing suspended housing authority Joseph A. Mascia from the BMHA board based on an independent hearing officer’s recommendation. “It’s clear to me from the hearing officer’s findings that Mr. Mascia is a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Sources: Anchor Bar shooting suspect has been jailed since Saturdaydid not want to risk endangering the investigation before someone is charged.
Sources: Anchor Bar shooting suspect has been jailed since Saturday
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
did not want to risk endangering the investigation before someone is charged. Police Commissioner Daniel Derenda and Mayor Byron W. Brown earlier this week reiterated previous police statements that it was a targeted shooting. Derenda also had... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Anchor Bar shooting suspect has been jailed since Saturday, sources saydid not want to risk endangering the investigation before someone is charged.
Anchor Bar shooting suspect has been jailed since Saturday, sources say
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
did not want to risk endangering the investigation before someone is charged. Police Commissioner Daniel Derenda and Mayor Byron W. Brown earlier this week reiterated previous police statements that it was a targeted shooting. Derenda also had... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Police say Anchor Bar shooting suspect in custody since Saturdaydid not want to risk endangering the investigation before someone is charged.
Police say Anchor Bar shooting suspect in custody since Saturday
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
did not want to risk endangering the investigation before someone is charged. Police Commissioner Daniel Derenda and Mayor Byron W. Brown earlier this week reiterated previous police statements that it was a targeted shooting. Derenda also had... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Suspected getaway car driver in fatal shooting at Anchor Bar is held after chaseand that’s about all I’ll say,” Derenda said. “We’re working very hard, and we
Suspected getaway car driver in fatal shooting at Anchor Bar is held after chase
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
and that’s about all I’ll say,” Derenda said. “We’re working very hard, and we believe it was a targeted event.” Mayor Byron W. Brown said that there is no need for the public to feel endangered, and he stressed that potential restaurant... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Suspected getaway car driver in fatal shooting at Anchor Bar is arrested on Grand Island after chaseand that’s about all I’ll say,” Derenda said. “We’re working very hard, and we
Suspected getaway car driver in fatal shooting at Anchor Bar is arrested on Grand Island after chase
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
and that’s about all I’ll say,” Derenda said. “We’re working very hard, and we believe it was a targeted event.” Mayor Byron W. Brown said that there is no need for the public to feel endangered, and he stressed that potential restaurant... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Suspected getaway car driver in Anchor Bar shootings arrested after chaseand that’s about all I’ll say,” Derenda said. “We’re working very hard and we b
Suspected getaway car driver in Anchor Bar shootings arrested after chase
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
and that’s about all I’ll say,” Derenda said. “We’re working very hard and we believe it was a targeted event.” Mayor Byron W. Brown said there is no need for the public to feel endangered and he stressed that potential restaurant customers... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Tops Markets getting closer to opening a store in downtown BuffaloChairman and CEO Frank Curci and his presence at a news conference alongside de
Tops Markets getting closer to opening a store in downtown Buffalo
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
Chairman and CEO Frank Curci and his presence at a news conference alongside developer Paul Ciminelli and Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown was the most significant confirmation yet of the company’s intended participation. Until now, the company... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Drug busts make dent in supply of heroin, opioidssuburbs to purchase drugs in the city, return to their communities and then sel
Drug busts make dent in supply of heroin, opioids
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
suburbs to purchase drugs in the city, return to their communities and then sell them there. The acting DA commended Mayor Byron W. Brown and Derenda for their commitment in going after drug dealers. Brown vowed to work with the Common Council to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Forum on opioid crisis to be held Thursday at Bennett High Schooladjacent to the high school, and light refreshments courtesy of Tops Markets wi
Forum on opioid crisis to be held Thursday at Bennett High School
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
adjacent to the high school, and light refreshments courtesy of Tops Markets will be served. Speakers will include Mayor Byron W. Brown; Dr. Gale R. Burstein, Erie County health commissioner; Dr. Jeffrey Grace, clinical director at the Buffalo... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Brown returns to Buffalo City Hall with expanded domainMayor Byron W. Brown returns to his second-floor office in City Hall on Tuesday
Brown returns to Buffalo City Hall with expanded domain
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
Mayor Byron W. Brown returns to his second-floor office in City Hall on Tuesday suddenly responsible for not only the City of Buffalo, but for New York State’s 5,268,431 Democrats, as well. Following his Monday nomination at the New York Democratic... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Brown returns to City Hall presiding not only over Buffalo, but all of New York State’s DemocratsMayor Byron W. Brown returns to his second-floor office in City Hall on Tuesday
Brown returns to City Hall presiding not only over Buffalo, but all of New York State’s Democrats
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
Mayor Byron W. Brown returns to his second-floor office in City Hall on Tuesday suddenly responsible for not only the City of Buffalo, but for New York State’s 5,268,431 Democrats, as well. Following his Monday nomination at the New York Democratic... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Anchor Bar murder victim had made accusations about child molestationCapt. Joseph A. Gramaglia of the Homicide Squad said patrons were not at risk b
Anchor Bar murder victim had made accusations about child molestation
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
Capt. Joseph A. Gramaglia of the Homicide Squad said patrons were not at risk because the shooting occurred in the kitchen. Mayor Byron W. Brown later made similar comments, stating that police told him the shooting “was not r... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Victim of fatal Anchor Bar shooting told coworker someone was following himCapt. Joseph A. Gramaglia of the Homicide Squad said patrons were not at risk b
Victim of fatal Anchor Bar shooting told coworker someone was following him
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
Capt. Joseph A. Gramaglia of the Homicide Squad said patrons were not at risk because the shooting occurred in the kitchen. Mayor Byron W. Brown later made similar comments, stating that police told him the shooting “was not r... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Victim of shooting at Anchor Bar said to have felt threatCapt. Joseph A. Gramaglia of the Homicide Squad said patrons were not at risk b
Victim of shooting at Anchor Bar said to have felt threat
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
Capt. Joseph A. Gramaglia of the Homicide Squad said patrons were not at risk because the shooting occurred in the kitchen. Mayor Byron W. Brown later made similar comments, stating that police told him the shooting “was not r... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo’s architecture and state’s tax credits help land major motion pictureCity Hall. Hudlin joined the movie’s producers and a group of Chinese investor
Buffalo’s architecture and state’s tax credits help land major motion picture
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
City Hall. Hudlin joined the movie’s producers and a group of Chinese investors to receive a Buffalo welcome from Mayor Byron W. Brown and other political officials. “There is literally no way we can have this kind of production value – I mean,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Mayor Brown nominated to head State Democratic PartyMayor Byron W. Brown was nominated Sunday to become chairman of the State Democ
Mayor Brown nominated to head State Democratic Party
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
Mayor Byron W. Brown was nominated Sunday to become chairman of the State Democratic Committee, to succeed Sheila Comar, who has been acting chairwoman of the state party since 2014. Brown’s nomination was announced by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, who... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Anchor Bar fatal shooting victim described as having been ‘upset’ all day, saying he was being followedCapt. Joseph A. Gramaglia of the Homicide Squad said patrons were not at risk b
Anchor Bar fatal shooting victim described as having been ‘upset’ all day, saying he was being followed
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
Capt. Joseph A. Gramaglia of the Homicide Squad said patrons were not at risk because the shooting occurred in the kitchen. Mayor Byron W. Brown later made similar comments, stating that police told him the shooting “was not r... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Victim of fatal shooting in Anchor Bar kitchen described as having been ‘upset’ all day, saying he was being followedCapt. Joseph A. Gramaglia of the Homicide Squad said patrons were not at risk b
Victim of fatal shooting in Anchor Bar kitchen described as having been ‘upset’ all day, saying he was being followed
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
Capt. Joseph A. Gramaglia of the Homicide Squad said patrons were not at risk because the shooting occurred in the kitchen. Mayor Byron W. Brown later made similar comments, stating that police told him the shooting “was not r... Read more
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The Buffalo News
It’s hard to prevent shootings at restaurants, experts saysits in what has become a growing neighborhood, with new development on the Buf
It’s hard to prevent shootings at restaurants, experts say
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
sits in what has become a growing neighborhood, with new development on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. Mayor Byron W. Brown stressed the targeted nature of the crime in his commentary about it. Wells said he thought the Anchor Bar... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Marker installed to honor Buffalo’s oldest homepride with all who will now pass the house, and learn about the significant con
Marker installed to honor Buffalo’s oldest home
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
pride with all who will now pass the house, and learn about the significant contributions of Mr. Coit to our city.” Mayor Byron W. Brown declared “George Coit Day” in Buffalo and presented a proclamation to descendants. Fillmore District Council... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Anchor Bar plans to reopen Sunday following shootingsits in what has become a growing neighborhood, with new development on the Buf
Anchor Bar plans to reopen Sunday following shooting
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
sits in what has become a growing neighborhood, with new development on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. Mayor Byron W. Brown stressed the targeted nature of the crime in his commentary about it. Wells said he thought the Anchor Bar... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Anchor Bar shooting Friday night leaves 1 dead, 1 injuredare evaluating video. We will be getting that out at some point in the very nea
Anchor Bar shooting Friday night leaves 1 dead, 1 injured
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
are evaluating video. We will be getting that out at some point in the very near future,” he said. Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown on Friday said he spoke with the owners of the Anchor Bar – who were in the restaurant at the time of the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Shooting at Anchor Bar leaves 1 dead, 1 injuredare evaluating video. We will be getting that out at some point in the very nea
Shooting at Anchor Bar leaves 1 dead, 1 injured
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
are evaluating video. We will be getting that out at some point in the very near future,” he said. Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown on Friday said he spoke with the owners of the Anchor Bar – who were in the restaurant at the time of the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Mayor Brown may chair State Democratic CommitteeMayor Byron W. Brown could be headed toward nomination as chairman of the State
Mayor Brown may chair State Democratic Committee
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
Mayor Byron W. Brown could be headed toward nomination as chairman of the State Democratic Committee when it meets Monday in Saratoga Springs. Several sources who asked not to be identified said Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has held discussions with the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
NYC investors to buy One Seneca Towerto see the One Seneca Tower finally moving out of the foreclosure phase and bac
NYC investors to buy One Seneca Tower
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
to see the One Seneca Tower finally moving out of the foreclosure phase and back into productive reuse,” Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown said. “We look forward to working with any new owner to ensure a development that is compatible with downtown,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
23-story apartment tower proposed for Outer Harbor faces new obstaclesout here. This just happens to be one that is not,” he said. Romanowski said t
23-story apartment tower proposed for Outer Harbor faces new obstacles
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
out here. This just happens to be one that is not,” he said. Romanowski said the project had support from Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown and Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, a waterfront advocate, but board member Henry Burns said he wanted to hear... Read more
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The Buffalo News
23-story apartment tower proposed for Outer Harbor faces new obstaclesout here. This just happens to be one that is not,” he said. Romanowski said t
23-story apartment tower proposed for Outer Harbor faces new obstacles
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
out here. This just happens to be one that is not,” he said. Romanowski said the project had support from Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown and Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, a waterfront advocate, but board member Henry Burns said he wanted to hear... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Obstacles mounting for Buchheit over Freezer Queen site re-useout here. This just happens to be one that is not,” he said. Romanowski said t
Obstacles mounting for Buchheit over Freezer Queen site re-use
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
out here. This just happens to be one that is not,” he said. Romanowski said the project had support from Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown and Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, a waterfront advocate, but board member Henry Burns said he wanted to hear... Read more
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The Buffalo News
SolarCity funding in limbo as state oversight board postpones meetingto be placed on the payments for the RiverBend project, according to one source
SolarCity funding in limbo as state oversight board postpones meeting
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
to be placed on the payments for the RiverBend project, according to one source. On Monday, WGRZ reported Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown saying that he didn’t see “any interruption to the Buffalo Billion projects at all.” He told the television... Read more
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The Buffalo News
State oversight panel postpones meeting after legislative leaders refuse to commit on $485 million for SolarCity projectto be placed on the payments for the RiverBend project, according to one source
State oversight panel postpones meeting after legislative leaders refuse to commit on $485 million for SolarCity project
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
to be placed on the payments for the RiverBend project, according to one source. On Monday, WGRZ reported Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown saying that he didn’t see “any interruption to the Buffalo Billion projects at all.” He told the television... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Outer Harbor summer events begin Memorial Day weekendcity’s waterfront. “This summer is poised, perhaps, to be the most exciting sum
Outer Harbor summer events begin Memorial Day weekend
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
city’s waterfront. “This summer is poised, perhaps, to be the most exciting summer on Buffalo’s waterfront.” He and Mayor Byron W. Brown were among officials at the Pointe for Monday’s announcement of new events and park features set up by Outer... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Youch-a-Truck event set for June 5an opportunity for children in the City of Buffalo to participate in this wonde
Youch-a-Truck event set for June 5
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
an opportunity for children in the City of Buffalo to participate in this wonderful hands-on learning experience,” Mayor Byron W. Brown said. “This will give our young people the opportunity to see up close and personal some of what these trucks... Read more
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The Buffalo News
City reaches accord with unions on Fruit Belt parking planwas lauded during a press conference held at the Moot Center, located in the Fr
City reaches accord with unions on Fruit Belt parking plan
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
was lauded during a press conference held at the Moot Center, located in the Fruit Belt. Politicians, including Mayor Byron W. Brown and Council President Darius G. Pridgen joined Assemblywoman Crystal Peoples-Stokes and State Sen. Timothy M.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Police say bust will sharply reduce drugs on the streetknow they have it in the heroin they’re using, and it’s responsible for overdos
Police say bust will sharply reduce drugs on the street
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 days ago
know they have it in the heroin they’re using, and it’s responsible for overdose deaths all across the country.” Mayor Byron W. Brown applauded the joint efforts of law enforcement in taking a significant amount of drugs off the street as well... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cutler, longtime Democratic aide, subpoenaed in Buffalo Billion probeis a longtime government player on the state and local level. He served as comm
Cutler, longtime Democratic aide, subpoenaed in Buffalo Billion probe
The Buffalo News / Posted 18 days ago
is a longtime government player on the state and local level. He served as communications chief for Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown and former Mayor Anthony M. Masiello. He also worked in the administration of the late Gov. Mario M. Cuomo,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cutler, longtime Democratic aide, contacted in Buffalo Billion probeis a longtime government player on the state and local level. He served as comm
Cutler, longtime Democratic aide, contacted in Buffalo Billion probe
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
is a longtime government player on the state and local level. He served as communications chief for Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown and former Mayor Anthony M. Masiello. He also worked in the administration of the late Gov. Mario M. Cuomo,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cutler, longtime Democratic aide, subpoenaed in Buffalo Billion probeis a longtime government player on the state and local level. He served as comm
Cutler, longtime Democratic aide, subpoenaed in Buffalo Billion probe
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
is a longtime government player on the state and local level. He served as communications chief for Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown and former Mayor Anthony M. Masiello. He also worked in the administration of the late Gov. Mario M. Cuomo,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo unveils new master plan for bicyclesthe city has now – to provide a safer, more connected network that encourages m
Buffalo unveils new master plan for bicycles
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
the city has now – to provide a safer, more connected network that encourages more bicycling. The plan, released by Mayor Byron W. Brown in partnership with Gobike Buffalo, provides a blueprint for the significant expansion, along with cost... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo targets lead paint problem with new programthat houses are safe while also promising more lead testing, screening and reme
Buffalo targets lead paint problem with new program
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
that houses are safe while also promising more lead testing, screening and remediation by government agencies. Mayor Byron W. Brown on Wednesday is releasing details of Buffalo’s new “Lead Hazard Control Program,” which is intended to be the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo’s mayor prepares for 2018-19 tax hike as the city growsBuffalo property owners have escaped a tax increase for four straight years, an
Buffalo’s mayor prepares for 2018-19 tax hike as the city grows
The Buffalo News / Posted 26 days ago
Buffalo property owners have escaped a tax increase for four straight years, and Mayor Byron W. Brown says don’t expect an increase this coming year either. And the following year? Will taxes go up then? Not likely. So when will city taxes... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Engineering firm has ties to Pigeon, Erie County Democratsit contributed about $124,000 to various candidates and committees over the pas
Engineering firm has ties to Pigeon, Erie County Democrats
The Buffalo News / Posted 27 days ago
it contributed about $124,000 to various candidates and committees over the past 10 years. They include donations to Mayor Byron W. Brown of Buffalo, Mayor Paul A. Dyster of Niagara Falls, former Sen. Antoine M. Thompson of Buffalo, and the Erie... Read more

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