Steve Barnes

The National Transportation Safety Board has issued a preliminary report on the Genesee County plane crash  that killed Buffalo attorney Stephen Barnes and his niece, Elizabeth Barnes.

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Two members of Congress from New York called on the National Transportation Safety Board to reverse its decision not to send an investigator to the scene of a small plane crash that killed a prominent attorney and his niece.

Jacquie Prenatt

Every September, thousands of people march through downtown Buffalo wearing purple shirts to raise money for Alzheimer’s disease research and care. Like so many other large fundraisers, COVID-19 has made this impossible. 


Instead, those impacted by the cognitive disorder will walk in small, socially-distanced groups in their own communities Saturday morning. 


Sometime Tuesday, the public may find out why Ross Cellino and Steve Barnes are fighting to dissolve their personal injury law firm.