Some prominent arts and cultural groups could be in for a major funding cut. A bill working its way through Congress could slash funding for the National Endowment for the Arts to its lowest level since the 1970s.
Dr. Yvonne Minor-Ragan, President of Buffalo Promise Neighborhood, is joined by dignitaries for the ribbon cutting ceremony to commemorate the grand opening of the Buffalo Promise Neighborhood Children’s Academy.
The latest addition in a $31 million public-private investment in one of Buffalo's poorest neighborhoods is officially open. The ribbon was cut Friday on The Buffalo Promise Neighborhood Children's Academy.
Homeowners in Western New York should have received a letter in recent days urging them to register for the Basic STAR program. The Cuomo administration calls it an effort to cut fraud and save taxpayer dollars.
It appears likely the U.S. will use force in response to alleged chemical weapons attacks by the regime of Syria's Bashar Assad. But the White House does not have the support of at least one member of the Western New York congressional delegation.
The legally-mandated inspection of the New York State Canal system is underway. Officials boarded the Tug Syracuse at Canalside in downtown Buffalo Tuesday morning to begin the first leg of the waterborne tour.
The use of electronic cigarettes appears to be growing - which raises the question are they safe? and should they be regulated? WBFO's Chris Caya has reaction from a researcher at Roswell Park Cancer Institute.