Chris Jamele http://news.wbfo.org en Bon Jovi out as Bills buyer http://news.wbfo.org/post/bon-jovi-out-bills-buyer <p>There has been a signficant change in the Toronto-based investment team that is pursuing purchasing the Buffalo Bills. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 15:14:03 +0000 Chris Jamele 44625 at http://news.wbfo.org Bon Jovi out as Bills buyer Father arrested in daughter's death faces new charges http://news.wbfo.org/post/father-arrested-daughters-death-faces-new-charges <p>New charges are being filed against a Wyoming County man who already faces a charge in the death of his daughter. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 15:09:32 +0000 Chris Jamele 44624 at http://news.wbfo.org Father arrested in daughter's death faces new charges Buffalo Bills release Alan Branch http://news.wbfo.org/post/buffalo-bills-release-alan-branch <p>The Buffalo Bills have released veteran defensive lineman Alan Branch one day after he was arrested for drunk driving. Sun, 24 Aug 2014 14:55:24 +0000 Chris Jamele & WBFO Newsroom 44501 at http://news.wbfo.org Buffalo Bills release Alan Branch Improvements planned for downtown ballpark http://news.wbfo.org/post/improvements-planned-downtown-ballpark <p>A multi-year plan to renovate Coca Cola Field has been released. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 14:31:23 +0000 Chris Jamele 44492 at http://news.wbfo.org Improvements planned for downtown ballpark Rabies alert issued in Niagara County http://news.wbfo.org/post/rabies-alert-issued-niagara-county <p>The Niagara County Health Department is issuing a rabies alert for anyone who worked at the Lakeview Animal Sanctuary over the past six months. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 14:15:23 +0000 Chris Jamele 44491 at http://news.wbfo.org Rabies alert issued in Niagara County Supermoon to brighten the night's sky http://news.wbfo.org/post/supermoon-brighten-nights-sky <p>For stargazers and anyone who simply loves a beautifully moonlit sky, there is a special occasion coming tonight. Sun, 10 Aug 2014 15:09:36 +0000 Chris Jamele 44198 at http://news.wbfo.org Vehicle accident injures Sheriffs Deputy http://news.wbfo.org/post/vehicle-accident-injures-sheriffs-deputy <p>A Niagara County Sheriffs Deputy was injured in a car accident on Saturday morning. Sun, 10 Aug 2014 14:57:30 +0000 Chris Jamele 44197 at http://news.wbfo.org Vehicle accident injures Sheriffs Deputy Tax rebates planned for homeowners http://news.wbfo.org/post/tax-rebates-planned-homeowners <p>A pair of tax rebate plans will begin benefiting New York State homeowners in September. Sat, 09 Aug 2014 16:03:51 +0000 Chris Jamele 44192 at http://news.wbfo.org Tax rebates planned for homeowners Sexual predator tied to 2013 rape case http://news.wbfo.org/post/sexual-predator-tied-2013-rape-case <p>A repeat sexual predator is being held at the Erie County Holding Center after an arrest on Thursday. Sat, 09 Aug 2014 15:54:50 +0000 Chris Jamele 44191 at http://news.wbfo.org Sexual predator tied to 2013 rape case Cuomo sends message: Keep Bills in Buffalo http://news.wbfo.org/post/cuomo-sends-message-keep-bills-buffalo <p>A statement has just been released from Governor Cuomo's office regarding the sale of the Buffalo Bills. Sun, 03 Aug 2014 15:48:08 +0000 Chris Jamele 44050 at http://news.wbfo.org Cuomo sends message: Keep Bills in Buffalo Schumer pushes for controls on domestic drones http://news.wbfo.org/post/schumer-pushes-controls-domestic-drones <p>New York State Senator Charles Schumer is calling for new federal regulations in governing the use of privately owned drone aircraft. Sun, 03 Aug 2014 14:43:12 +0000 Chris Jamele 44049 at http://news.wbfo.org Schumer pushes for controls on domestic drones Fifteen arrests for welfare fraud in Niagara County http://news.wbfo.org/post/fifteen-arrests-welfare-fraud-niagara-county <p>A series of investigations into welfare fraud in Niagara County have resulted in a number of arrests. Sun, 03 Aug 2014 14:31:14 +0000 Chris Jamele 44048 at http://news.wbfo.org Fifteen arrests for welfare fraud in Niagara County Governor funds victim assistance; toughens Privacy Law http://news.wbfo.org/post/governor-funds-victim-assistance-toughens-privacy-law <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced funding for programs and services that assist the victims of crimes. Sat, 02 Aug 2014 15:27:21 +0000 Chris Jamele 44039 at http://news.wbfo.org Governor funds victim assistance; toughens Privacy Law Thieves strike Clarence farm http://news.wbfo.org/post/thieves-strike-clarence-farm <p>A Clarence farm is the latest in a disturbing trend of rural burglaries. Sat, 02 Aug 2014 15:16:26 +0000 Chris Jamele 44038 at http://news.wbfo.org Thieves strike Clarence farm Lawsuit threatened over City Grill shooting reward http://news.wbfo.org/post/lawsuit-threatened-over-city-grill-shooting-reward <p>A battle is brewing over reward money connected to the arrest of the shooter in the 2010 City Grill massacre. Sat, 02 Aug 2014 15:11:39 +0000 Chris Jamele 44037 at http://news.wbfo.org Lawsuit threatened over City Grill shooting reward Newfane residents protest hospital cuts http://news.wbfo.org/post/newfane-residents-protest-hospital-cuts <p>A meeting regarding the future of Eastern Niagara Hospital in Newfane turned into a mass protest on Saturday. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:15:47 +0000 Chris Jamele 43891 at http://news.wbfo.org Newfane residents protest hospital cuts Sheriff's deputy injured by inmate at Holding Center http://news.wbfo.org/post/sheriffs-deputy-injured-inmate-holding-center <p>A deputy at the Erie County Holding Center has been injured while attempting to subdue an inmate. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 15:15:42 +0000 Chris Jamele 43884 at http://news.wbfo.org Sheriff's deputy injured by inmate at Holding Center Hamburg Schools Superintendent Saga grows http://news.wbfo.org/post/hamburg-schools-superintendent-saga-grows <p>The turmoil surrounding Hamburg School Superintendent Richard Jetter is growing in its reach. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 14:51:29 +0000 Chris Jamele 43880 at http://news.wbfo.org Hamburg Schools Superintendent Saga grows Dirty Girl Mud Run warning being issued http://news.wbfo.org/post/dirty-girl-mud-run-warning-being-issued <p>Warnings are being issued to anyone who is planning to participate in this year's Dirty Girl Mud Run. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 14:42:57 +0000 Chris Jamele 43879 at http://news.wbfo.org Dirty Girl Mud Run warning being issued Coast Guard rescues boater http://news.wbfo.org/post/coast-guard-rescues-boater <p>The Coast Guard was called for a rescue on Friday afternoon. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 14:32:56 +0000 Chris Jamele 43878 at http://news.wbfo.org Coast Guard rescues boater Rare wind event causes damage in Clarence http://news.wbfo.org/post/rare-wind-event-causes-damage-clarence <p>A Clarence neighborhood experienced extensive wind damage on Saturday due to a rare meteorological event. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 14:24:43 +0000 Chris Jamele 43726 at http://news.wbfo.org Rare wind event causes damage in Clarence Cuomo announces grants for after school programs http://news.wbfo.org/post/cuomo-announces-grants-after-school-programs <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced new grants equaling nearly $11 million in support of Advantage After School Programs across the state. Sat, 19 Jul 2014 15:12:11 +0000 Chris Jamele 43717 at http://news.wbfo.org Cuomo announces grants for after school programs Federal funding will improve local fire departments http://news.wbfo.org/post/federal-funding-will-improve-local-fire-departments-0 <p>New York State's two US Senators, Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gilibrand, have announced funding for improvements to a pair of Western New York fire departments. Sat, 19 Jul 2014 14:55:11 +0000 Chris Jamele 43715 at http://news.wbfo.org Federal funding will improve local fire departments Police launch crime control effort in Falls http://news.wbfo.org/post/police-launch-crime-control-effort-falls <p>An increase in gun violence and crime in Niagara Falls triggered the launch of "saturation patrols" on Friday night. Sat, 19 Jul 2014 14:37:48 +0000 Chris Jamele 43713 at http://news.wbfo.org Police launch crime control effort in Falls Tantalizing tastes tempt throngs http://news.wbfo.org/post/tantalizing-tastes-tempt-throngs <p>Rainy weather on Sunday didn't keep the crowds away from&nbsp; Niagara Square for the 31st annual Taste of Buffalo. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 14:47:40 +0000 Mike Desmond & Chris Jamele 43559 at http://news.wbfo.org Tantalizing tastes tempt throngs Women protest court decision at Hobby Lobby http://news.wbfo.org/post/women-protest-court-decision-hobby-lobby <p>The Hobby Lobby Store on Transit Road became the scene of a protest on Saturday. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 14:41:40 +0000 Chris Jamele 43558 at http://news.wbfo.org Women protest court decision at Hobby Lobby Sabres select Lemieux in second round http://news.wbfo.org/post/sabres-select-lemieux-second-round <p>The Buffalo Sabres have chosen forward Brendan Lemieux with the first pick of the 2nd round in the NHL draft. Sat, 28 Jun 2014 15:13:29 +0000 Chris Jamele 43216 at http://news.wbfo.org Sabres select Lemieux in second round Wegman's recalls deli ham http://news.wbfo.org/post/wegmans-recalls-deli-ham <p>Wegman's supermarkets is announcing a recall of its own label organic ham. Sat, 28 Jun 2014 14:36:17 +0000 Chris Jamele 43215 at http://news.wbfo.org Wegman's recalls deli ham Buffalo worker bilks government http://news.wbfo.org/post/buffalo-worker-bilks-government <p>A Buffalo woman has pleaded&nbsp; guilty to stealing government funds. Sat, 28 Jun 2014 14:32:35 +0000 Chris Jamele 43214 at http://news.wbfo.org Buffalo worker bilks government Mexican native deported from Buffalo http://news.wbfo.org/post/mexican-native-deported-buffalo <p>Officials with the Buffalo office of the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement have deported a man to Mexico. Sat, 28 Jun 2014 14:24:36 +0000 Chris Jamele 43213 at http://news.wbfo.org Mexican native deported from Buffalo