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Michael Mroziak, WBFO

Veterans and their advocates were celebrating the completion of updated, handicap-accessible restrooms at an American Legion post in Sloan Friday morning. But they looked back on a recent tragic fall at another local post. In light of that incident, Erie County Clerk Michael Kearns and the American Institute of Architects are announcing that an urgent assessment of handicap accessibility at other veteran posts is underway.

Ronald Peralta, WBFO

The Buffalo City Mission is planning to construct a new One-Stop Community Center on East Tupper Street. Thursday, a local restaurateur and hotel owner pledged $200,000 to fund a wing within that building to support displaced veterans.


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Iconic restaurateur Russ Salvatore celebrated his 85th birthday with a party Sunday at Seneca Niagara Casino.

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Tens of thousands of holiday revelers filled the grounds at Canalside yesterday for a day long celebration of the Fourth of July.

Chris Caya WBFO News

The Erie County Medical Center has undergone a $12 million expansion.

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The Buffalo Zoo is facing a time crunch when it comes to raising money for its new Arctic Edge polar bear exhibit. The futures of the zoo's two polar bear cubs, Luna and Kali, could depend on whether that goal is met soon.