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A three day campaign to keep area waterways safe kicked off on Friday.

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The New York State Bar Association is urging Governor Andrew Cuomo to set the stage for a possible constitutional convention in 2019.

The final report by the state Heroin and Opioid Task Force has been handed over to Governor Andrew Cuomo. The Task Force was charged with identifying ways to address the growing opioid addiction epidemic. Task Force co-chair Kathy Hochul states that the compensation equation for doctors lends to the addiction problem.


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Niagara Parks Police are seeking a hit-and-run driver in an injury accident last night.

Thousands of art lovers have filled downtown streets, as the Allentown Art Festival celebrates its 59th year.

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Lockport Police have arrested area radio host and journalist Scott Leffler in connection with a domestic incident.

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The One Seneca Tower in Buffalo could soon be transformed into a mixed use complex.

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The president of St. Bonaventure University was recognized by Pope Francis yesterday.

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With the recent announcement by Solar City that job creation at the plant will be drastically reduced, concerns are being raised.

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It's an open house of a different kind this morning, as 550-students from across Western New York get to attend an open house on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus.

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A shooting late Saturday night has hospitalized one man. Buffalo Police are investigating the incident that occurred just before midnight.

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A black-tie event was held at Shea's Theater last night, celebrating the venerable venue's 90th anniversary.

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One of Elmwood Avenue's popular eateries has closed its doors.

A player for the New Orleans Saints and a former resident of Utica, New York has been killed in an apparent road rage incident.

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US Senator Charles Schumer is supporting new legislation that will reward individuals who help to thwart a terror attack by sharing information through social media.

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A trip that began in Nevada has been hitting all points north and south to the country’s east coast made a stop in Buffalo on Friday.

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Senior United States District Judge John Curtin is shifting away from active duty after nearly a half-century of service.

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A Democrat has stepped forward to challenge incumbent Angela Wozniak for the 143rd Assembly seat.

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A Cheektowaga man has been arrested after threatening to kill President Obama and others.

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A dangerous fugitive from Western New York has been taken into custody.

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Accusations of underage drinking at the home of State Senator Marc Panepinto have drawn the attention of acting Erie County District Attorney Michael Flaherty.

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The Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park officially opened for the season today.

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Plans are being made for the shipment of highly enriched uranium waste across the Canadian border and into the US.

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An employee at an Olean facility for the disabled is facing charges for the abuse of a patient.

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A second case of rabies in Western New York this year has been identified.

A trio of local companies will represent Buffalo in a battle to become the best startup at this year's Collision Conference.

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New York Republicans nominated Wendy Long to challenge Democratic Senator Charles Schumer at their nominating convention in Buffalo on Friday.

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The final day of the Labatt Blue Buffalo Pond Hockey Tournament will take place today.

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The Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office is reporting that a deadly farm accident occurred over the weekend.

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Parents of students at the Tapestry Charter School are continuing to express their opposition to a possible relocation of the K-5 program.

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