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The Post-Journal
After Two OTs, Randolph Ties Portville, 3-3FALL LANCASTER - Dean Corollo and Jordan Adamec each scored two goals and led
After Two OTs, Randolph Ties Portville, 3-3
The Post-Journal / Posted 47 minutes ago
FALL LANCASTER - Dean Corollo and Jordan Adamec each scored two goals and led the offensive charge for Lancaster in a 13-0 Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division 1 victory over Jamestown. Domenic Monti, Griffin Venditti, Tim Molik, Mark... Read more
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The Buffalo News
AG opposes bill critics say would weaken I-STOPwho have lost loved ones to opioids pushed for the adoption of I-STOP. “With d
AG opposes bill critics say would weaken I-STOP
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 hours ago
who have lost loved ones to opioids pushed for the adoption of I-STOP. “With death rates not going down, especially in Erie County, these proposed changes will allow unscrupulous characters to exploit the loopholes,” Israel said. “In the end,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Business People for the week of Sept. 25law firm Cohen & Lombardo PC recently elected Thomas W. Bender as a partner. He
Business People for the week of Sept. 25
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 hours ago
law firm Cohen & Lombardo PC recently elected Thomas W. Bender as a partner. He previously worked as an assistant Erie County district attorney and as in-house counsel for the Fireman’s Fund Insurance Co. Bender received his JD from the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
One injured in crash of motorcyle, truck on Route 219 near Springvilleand motorcyle on Route 219 near Route 39 near Springville. A dispatcher from C
One injured in crash of motorcyle, truck on Route 219 near Springville
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 hours ago
and motorcyle on Route 219 near Route 39 near Springville. A dispatcher from Cattaraugus County said the victim was moved to a hospital. Erie County Sheriff’s deputies and emergency personnel were on the scene. Further information was unavai... Read more
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The Buffalo News
LPCiminelli has a wide range of clients20 pediatric and 10 ventilator beds. 15. LPCiminelli has served as contractor
LPCiminelli has a wide range of clients
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 hours ago
20 pediatric and 10 ventilator beds. 15. LPCiminelli has served as contractor on more than $200 million in projects at Erie County Medical Center, including a four-story dialysis center and new transplant center in the main tower; a five-story,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Roswell Park car show highlights debate over prostate cancer screeningrisk benefit most from getting screened earlier,” Underwood said. The incidenc
Roswell Park car show highlights debate over prostate cancer screening
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 hours ago
risk benefit most from getting screened earlier,” Underwood said. The incidence of prostate cancer in African-Americans in Erie County is 43 percent higher than in whites, and the death rate 166 percent greater. As one of 45 cancer centers... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Treanor faces uphill battle, self-financing campaign for Erie County district attorneyJoseph V. Treanor III takes an unusual stand for a political candidate in moder
Treanor faces uphill battle, self-financing campaign for Erie County district attorney
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 hours ago
Joseph V. Treanor III takes an unusual stand for a political candidate in modern-day Erie County: He will not accept campaign donations as he runs for district attorney. But would he let his allies – say, special interest groups that like him, or... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Slain woman’s children get $520,000 in life insurance; Michael D. Moore, her killer, gets $75,000according to Robinson. The case was litigated in two courts – before U.S. Dist
Slain woman’s children get $520,000 in life insurance; Michael D. Moore, her killer, gets $75,000
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 hours ago
according to Robinson. The case was litigated in two courts – before U.S. District Judge Elizabeth A. Wolford and Erie County Surrogate Judge Barbara A. Howe. Earlier this year, a federal court mediator, Michael A. Brady, met with both... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Traenor faces uphill battle, self-financing campaign for Erie County district attorneyJoseph V. Treanor III takes an unusual stand for a political candidate in moder
Traenor faces uphill battle, self-financing campaign for Erie County district attorney
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 hours ago
Joseph V. Treanor III takes an unusual stand for a political candidate in modern-day Erie County: He will not accept campaign donations as he runs for district attorney. But would he let his allies – say, special interest groups that like him, or... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Tribute garden plantsthe newest additions at the tribute garden. "Now we're in phase two planting t
Tribute garden plants
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 9 hours ago
the newest additions at the tribute garden. "Now we're in phase two planting the beds,” said Karen King, director of the Erie County Commission on Status of Women. The Tribute Garden along the Niagara River remembers and honors victims of... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Body found in Winspear Ave residenceofficials said. Buffalo Police detectives say there are no apparent signs of fo
Body found in Winspear Ave residence
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 12 hours ago
officials said. Buffalo Police detectives say there are no apparent signs of foul play involved in the individual's death. Erie County medical examiners will schedule an autopsy to determine what exactly caused the man's death. Police say the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Zellner re-elected chair of Erie County Democratic CommitteeJeremy Zellner was re-elected chair of the Erie County Democratic Committee Sat
Zellner re-elected chair of Erie County Democratic Committee
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 hours ago
Jeremy Zellner was re-elected chair of the Erie County Democratic Committee Saturday during the biennial reorganization meeting. “From my first election in 2012 through today, I have continued to increase my share of support within the committee.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Thanks to new therapies, wounds don’t have to cost an arm or legIqbal’s world of vascular medicine: obesity and diabetes have contributed in la
Thanks to new therapies, wounds don’t have to cost an arm or leg
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Iqbal’s world of vascular medicine: obesity and diabetes have contributed in large part to more than 480 amputations in Erie County in 2014, More than 460 of them involved a lower limb, an average hospital stay of 12.2 days and an average... Read more
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The Buffalo News
University Express offers fall classes for seniorswellness, history, current events, humanities and personal enrichment. Univers
University Express offers fall classes for seniors
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
wellness, history, current events, humanities and personal enrichment. University Express classes – pulled together by the Erie County Department of Senior Services’ Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) – are designed for adults 55 and older.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Timon Street man arrested after gunfire and chaseheadlights to West Winspear Avenue, where three men got out and ran, authoritie
Timon Street man arrested after gunfire and chase
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
headlights to West Winspear Avenue, where three men got out and ran, authorities said. Two escaped but not Navaroli, said police, who also found a shell casing in the car. The suspect remained in custody in Erie County Holding Center Friday... Read more
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The Buffalo News
FBI’s interviews of stir discontent among Erie County DemocratsFor Erie County Democratic Chairman Jeremy J. Zellner, Saturday’s reorganizatio
FBI’s interviews of stir discontent among Erie County Democrats
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
For Erie County Democratic Chairman Jeremy J. Zellner, Saturday’s reorganization meeting was supposed to prove a no muss, no fuss affair. Zellner faces no announced opposition for another two-year term as chairman, and compared to many of the... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Clinton, Trump hope New York ties pay offwith the Bush administration not enforcing trade agreements.” Tom Reynolds, a
Clinton, Trump hope New York ties pay off
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
with the Bush administration not enforcing trade agreements.” Tom Reynolds, a former Republican congressman from Clarence, Erie County, said he had a good working relationship with Clinton during her time in the Senate despite Reynolds campaigning... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Amherst man charged with driving drugged after traffic stopimpaired by drugs. The suspect, who was pulled over about 5:45 a.m. at Niagara
Amherst man charged with driving drugged after traffic stop
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
impaired by drugs. The suspect, who was pulled over about 5:45 a.m. at Niagara and Ontario streets, was taken to the Erie County Medical Center after he said he ingested 30 narcotic pills earlier, according to Officer Christopher... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Homeless man beaten by teens upgraded to serious condition at ECMCwas upgraded from critical to serious condition Friday, the Buffalo Police Depa
Homeless man beaten by teens upgraded to serious condition at ECMC
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
was upgraded from critical to serious condition Friday, the Buffalo Police Department reported. The man is being treated at Erie County Medical Center in critical condition. The four suspects, a 17-year-old, a 16-year-old and two juvenile boys... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Sheriff Howard to speak to Hamburg chamberErie County Sheriff Tim Howard is the next speaker in the Hamburg Chamber of Co
Sheriff Howard to speak to Hamburg chamber
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard is the next speaker in the Hamburg Chamber of Commerce “Leaders of Western New York” series. Howard will discuss various local issues and initiatives at noon Thursday at Michael’s Catering and Banquets, 4885... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Former U.B. supervisor accused of taking briberelentlessly pursue anyone who uses their government position to enrich themsel
Former U.B. supervisor accused of taking bribe
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
relentlessly pursue anyone who uses their government position to enrich themselves through criminal acts." Yerry pleaded not guilty. Erie County Court Judge Tim Franczyk set bail at $100,000. If convicted, he faces a maximum of 5-15 years in pri... Read more
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The Buffalo News
AG opposes bill critics say would weaken I-STOPwho have lost loved ones to opioids pushed for the adoption of I-STOP. “With d
AG opposes bill critics say would weaken I-STOP
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
who have lost loved ones to opioids pushed for the adoption of I-STOP. “With death rates not going down, especially in Erie County, these proposed changes will allow unscrupulous characters to exploit the loopholes,” Israel said. “In the end,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Retired UB facilities supervisor charged with bribery and contract-fixingin Henderson, Nevada, and extradited earlier this month after being named in a
Retired UB facilities supervisor charged with bribery and contract-fixing
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
in Henderson, Nevada, and extradited earlier this month after being named in a sealed indictment. He pleaded not guilty in Erie County Court to one count of bribe receiving in the second degree and one count of conspiracy to prevent competitive... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
2 the Rescue: Double the funTONAWANDA, NY - Double the pleasure, double the fun! Mia and Gypsy are looking
2 the Rescue: Double the fun
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
TONAWANDA, NY - Double the pleasure, double the fun! Mia and Gypsy are looking for their forever home. Erie County SPCA spokesperson Gina Browning says the two are a bonded pair and must be adopted together. Mia is a 6-year-old Maltese and Gypsy is... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
BROKEN PROMISES: Penalties rarely follow jobs failuresthere is no requirement to claw back financial assistance from those companies
BROKEN PROMISES: Penalties rarely follow jobs failures
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
there is no requirement to claw back financial assistance from those companies that come up short on job projections. Erie County's IDA has long had an ability to reclaim. But it recently didn't do that when a beneficiary of tax incentives... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Amherst IDA: Forcing firm that cut jobs to repay tax breaks is toughwas newly built for it by Zaepfel Development Co., also with IDA benefits. Tha
Amherst IDA: Forcing firm that cut jobs to repay tax breaks is tough
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
was newly built for it by Zaepfel Development Co., also with IDA benefits. That’s unacceptable, Ryan said. “Taxpayers in Erie County should not be forced to pay for a declining workforce,” he said. “It’s time for the Amherst IDA to show some... Read more
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CNN
Trump-Clinton nasty? Not compared to these campaigns"Grover the good." But for all the work Grover Cleveland did in cleaning up cor
Trump-Clinton nasty? Not compared to these campaigns
CNN / Posted yesterday
"Grover the good." But for all the work Grover Cleveland did in cleaning up corruption during his time as the sheriff of Erie County, mayor of Buffalo and governor of New York, the Democrats' nominee in 1884 led a less tidy personal life. A... Read more
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The Buffalo News
New disaster apps and alerts available to Erie County residentsDisaster looming? There’s an app for that. Both Erie County government and the
New disaster apps and alerts available to Erie County residents
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Disaster looming? There’s an app for that. Both Erie County government and the Erie County Water Authority have released new apps and alert systems this week designed to help families cope with unexpected emergencies. Erie County released its... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
'SINKHOLE': Local economic development agencies, tax breakscomputer chips — others, like Penguin Putnam, work for a while and suddenly end
'SINKHOLE': Local economic development agencies, tax breaks
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
computer chips — others, like Penguin Putnam, work for a while and suddenly end or don't succed at all. Derrick Corp. in Erie County got $509,000 in sales tax breaks from the local Industrial Development Agency. Based on the agreements, the deal... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Garden Notes / News of area clubs and eventsshow of garden photos. People should bring a dish to share and any items for th
Garden Notes / News of area clubs and events
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
show of garden photos. People should bring a dish to share and any items for the auction. Cornell Cooperative Extension of Erie County Master Gardener Program will host the following fall classes: Growing Small Fruit for the Home Garden (Sept.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Four in custody for assault on man near downtown librarylate Thursday evening for their alleged participation in the early morning atta
Four in custody for assault on man near downtown library
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
late Thursday evening for their alleged participation in the early morning attack on a 64-year-old man near the Buffalo and Erie County Public Library at Broadway and Ellicott. The victim, according to police, was taken to the Erie County Medical... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Poloncarz, Mills at odds over ‘horse trading’Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz on Thursday called his relationship wit
Poloncarz, Mills at odds over ‘horse trading’
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz on Thursday called his relationship with Legislature Chairman John J. Mills “ruined” after Mills released a private voicemail from Poloncarz and accused the county executive of trying to “bribe” him by paving a... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Road construction entangled in politicsBUFFALO, N.Y. - Politics in Erie County appears to be getting in the way of fix
Road construction entangled in politics
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. - Politics in Erie County appears to be getting in the way of fixing some roads in dire need of repaving and other work. Erie County Legislator John Mills released a voice mail message he received this week from the County Executive,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Leaders concerned about Billion to Buffalo probecharges, is a major political donor as well. According to the New York State B
Leaders concerned about Billion to Buffalo probe
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
charges, is a major political donor as well. According to the New York State Board of Elections, he has donated to six Erie county Assembly members and Senators over the past 10 years. Senator Kennedy got the most from Ciminelli, at $16,500.... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Fall family fun: Cleveland-area pumpkin patches, hay rides and corn mazesand under are free. For the past 11 years, Brasee's has transformed its 27 acr
Fall family fun: Cleveland-area pumpkin patches, hay rides and corn mazes
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
and under are free. For the past 11 years, Brasee's has transformed its 27 acres into a corn maze and pumpkin patch. This Erie County farm has all the fall favorites, like apple picking, pumpkins by the pound and more than a mile of corn maze... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Reporters’ Notebookhold their 36th annual Dollhouse Miniature Show and Sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Reporters’ Notebook
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
hold their 36th annual Dollhouse Miniature Show and Sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday in Grange Building at the Erie County Fairgrounds, 5820 South Park Ave., Hamburg. Admission is $5.50 for adults, $2 for children under 12. Strollers... Read more
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The Buffalo News
No role for politics in corruption prosecutions, Poloncarz saysIn the wake of federal charges against local developer LPCiminelli and others T
No role for politics in corruption prosecutions, Poloncarz says
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
In the wake of federal charges against local developer LPCiminelli and others Thursday, Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz said politics shouldn’t play a role in the fight against public corruption “no matter who it is.” If bribes were given to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Erie County executive bristles at ‘bribe’ charge over road projectErie County Executive Mark Poloncarz on Thursday called his relationship with L
Erie County executive bristles at ‘bribe’ charge over road project
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz on Thursday called his relationship with Legislature Chairman John Mills “ruined” after Mills released a private voicemail from Poloncarz and accused the county executive of trying to “bribe” him by paving a road... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Erie County executive bristles at ‘bribe’ charge over road projectErie County Executive Mark Poloncarz called his relationship with Legislature C
Erie County executive bristles at ‘bribe’ charge over road project
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz called his relationship with Legislature Chairman John Mills “ruined” after Mills released a private voicemail from Poloncarz and accused the county executive of attempting to “bribe” him with the paving of a road... Read more
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Times News
Former Carbon director memorialized by peersand his fiancee, Sarah Hill, attended the awards program during which time Keit
Former Carbon director memorialized by peers
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
and his fiancee, Sarah Hill, attended the awards program during which time Keith Calhous, Allegheny County; Amy Machinski, Erie County; and Robert Abrams, Washington County, were named recipients of the award named in Kunkel’s memory. The... Read more
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The Buffalo News
After massive water main break, Erie County Water Authority unveils new system for customer alertsfor delays in providing information to the public about a boil-water notice aft
After massive water main break, Erie County Water Authority unveils new system for customer alerts
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
for delays in providing information to the public about a boil-water notice after a massive water main break, the Erie County Water Authority has unveiled a new customer alert system. Customers can sign up to receive notifications by... Read more
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The Buffalo News
New app to inform Erie County residents during emergenciesIf you are unsure what to do in a local emergency, you now can look to your sma
New app to inform Erie County residents during emergencies
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
If you are unsure what to do in a local emergency, you now can look to your smart phone for help. Erie County officials are unveiling Thursday a new mobile app designed to inform county residents during emergencies. The free “Ready Erie” app will... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Source: FBI interviews two local Democrats in Preet Bharara’s probe of campaign fundsFBI agents interviewed two members of the Erie County Democratic Committee on M
Source: FBI interviews two local Democrats in Preet Bharara’s probe of campaign funds
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
FBI agents interviewed two members of the Erie County Democratic Committee on Monday as part of Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara’s probe of campaign funds spent in the 2014 elections for State Senate, according to a source familiar with the... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
‘Moving on’on Thursday. The diocese includes 13 counties in Pennsylvania. Three other par
‘Moving on’
Warren Times Observer / Posted 3 days ago
on Thursday. The diocese includes 13 counties in Pennsylvania. Three other parishes in the Northern Vicariate, all in Erie County, and 12 more in the other vicariates will "cease to exist" according to the plan. "Believe me, we had some... Read more
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The Buffalo News
FBI interviews two local Democrats in Preet Bharara’s probe of campaign fundsFBI agents interviewed Monday two members of the Erie County Democratic Committ
FBI interviews two local Democrats in Preet Bharara’s probe of campaign funds
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
FBI agents interviewed Monday two members of the Erie County Democratic Committee as part of Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara’s probe of campaign funds spent in the 2014 elections for State Senate, according to a source familiar with the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
FBI interviews 2 local Democrats in Preet Bharara’s probe of campaign fundsFBI agents interviewed Monday two members of the Erie County Democratic Committ
FBI interviews 2 local Democrats in Preet Bharara’s probe of campaign funds
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
FBI agents interviewed Monday two members of the Erie County Democratic Committee as part of Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara’s probe of campaign funds spent in the 2014 elections for State Senate, according to a source familiar with the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cheektowaga man on bike arrested in Buffalo for loaded guntried to kick the gun away, then fought with officers and was forcibly subdued,
Cheektowaga man on bike arrested in Buffalo for loaded gun
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
tried to kick the gun away, then fought with officers and was forcibly subdued, police said. After he was taken to the Erie County Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries he was charged with criminal possession of a loaded firearm,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo man stabbed during argumentan argument in the 100 block of Hudson Street about 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, Buffalo
Buffalo man stabbed during argument
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
an argument in the 100 block of Hudson Street about 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, Buffalo police said. The victim was taken to the Erie County Medical Center where he was treated and released. Police did not release the names of the victim and suspect. The... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Man charged with stabbing on Bailey Ave.scene and was apprehended not long after near Bailey and Oakmont avenues. The s
Man charged with stabbing on Bailey Ave.
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
scene and was apprehended not long after near Bailey and Oakmont avenues. The suspect was charged with criminal possession of a weapon and felony assault. The victim, a 45-year-old man, was treated at the Erie County Medical Center and then releas... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man suffers severe injuries in fall at Grand Island homeoff a dormer and threw the man to the ground, according to the department. Rob
Man suffers severe injuries in fall at Grand Island home
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
off a dormer and threw the man to the ground, according to the department. Robert Power, 52, was taken by Mercy Flight to Erie County Medical Center, the department said in a news release. His condition was not immediately available early... Read more
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