The combination of high temperatures and humidity have led to an Excessive Heat Warning being issued for Western New York until 6 PM today.

National Public Radio

Buffalo was warm in February. How warm was it? The National Weather Service says the region set a record for the warmest February on record.

Springville Journal

Community Papers of WNY, the owner of 21 weekly newspapers in Western New York, closed Monday. The closure comes about seven months after filing for bankruptcy in December 2015.


Astronomy buffs have a rare opportunity Monday to enjoy a rare treat in the sky: a view of planet Mercury as it transits in front of the Sun.