Hiring 'Hire local' executive order signed for construction projects By Nick Lippa • Sep 28, 2017 Erie County Executive's Office Local officials and business owners came together for the signing of a new executive order that focuses on hiring local labor for large construction projects in Erie County. Teacher hiring plan changes for Buffalo schools By Mike Desmond • May 15, 2017 WBFO News file photo Buffalo Public Schools are changing the way the district hires teachers, planning to do it much earlier when the talent pool is larger. The district is starting earlier so schools and principals know how they stand in preparing for fall classes. Listen Listening... / 1:21 WBFO's Mike Desmond reports Buffalo joins International Women's Day demonstrations By Mike Desmond • Mar 9, 2017 WBFO's Mike Desmond International Women's Day protestors marched from Buffalo City Hall to Tupper Street Wednesday, seeking a variety of legal changes and more equality in hiring and promotions. Listen Listening... / 1:06 WBFO's Mike Desmond reports Upstate NY CEO poll shows good outlook for 2015 By Avery Schneider • Jan 26, 2015 Siena Reasearch Institute / WBFO News A poll of upstate New York CEOs finds companies are more positive and prepared to do business in the coming year.