cell phone

WBFO File Photo / WBFO News

With Hurricane Irma now present in the State of Florida U.S. Senator Charles Schumer is pushing a new law that would prevent communication breakdowns in emergency disasters.

WBFO file photo

New data indicates that many motorists across the state are texting behind the wheel – and are getting caught in massive numbers.

Schumer seeks to improve cell phone service

Jan 17, 2016
WBFO News photo by Eileen Buckley

Senator Charles Schumer wants to improve mobile phone service for New Yorkers. This after several of his own calls had dropped in the same location.

The first Amber Alert sent to smartphones in the Buffalo area likely surprised many Western New Yorkers on Monday.