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Niagara Falls mayor Paul Dyster has issued a Bloom Notice for a portion of Hyde Park Lake.

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College hockey star Jimmy Vesey has chosen to sign a contract with the New York Rangers.

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A huge crowd showed up for the Canalside concert on Thursday night.

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Firefighters are still monitoring the HTI Recycling building in Lockport, the scene of a huge blaze ignited Wednesday night.

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It is Firefighter's Day at the Erie County Fair.

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The quarterback question for the Buffalo Bills has been answered for the near future.

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A local health insurer is reporting that a data breach could have exposed personal information from local subscribers.

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Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation that is intended to make reporting child abuse easier.

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US Senator Charles Schumer is calling on the Food and Drug Administration to expedite its food recall process.

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Buffalo Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the Kensington-Bailey neighborhood.

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A political rift has developed between the County Executive's office and the leadership of the Erie County Water Authority.

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More than 200,000 area residents are still under a boil water advisory due to a water main break earlier this week.

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An outcry from Buffalo city residents has been heard by local politicians and lawmakers in Albany.

A project to replace the Bailey Avenue bridges over the Buffalo River and Cazenovia Creek has been announced.

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The Buffalo Sabres have announced that their first round pick from this year's draft has been signed.

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A civil war that began in the late 1980's drove Somalis and Bantus from their home in Africa.

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This weekend the Taste of Buffalo takes over the downtown region.

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A cross-state motorcycle ride brought Governor Andrew Cuomo to Buffalo on Friday.

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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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