The most popular story of the month on WIVB.com came from the southern tier. A McDonald's restaurant employee lost her job in Olean, and said it was because she paid for firefighters' breakfast tab.
WIVB-TV Buffalo, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 05:06 PM
People entering the United States from Canada or Mexico have a new tool to avoid long waits at the border. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske on Wednesday demonstrated a new border wait time app developed by the agency to help travelers better choose when and where to enter the country.
Newsday, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 06:40 PM
A trio of projects - all aimed at bringing vacant Buffalo structures back to life - have received Erie County Industrial Development Agency support. Collectively, the three projects represent private sector investment of more than $18 million and will receive property and sales breaks of less than $700,000.
Business Journal, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 03:06 PM
People traveling between the United States and Canada or Mexico have a new tool to avoid long waits at the border. The federal agency's commissioner, R. Gil Kerlikowske, will demonstrate the application at the international Peace Bridge in Buffalo.
WSTM-TV Syracuse, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 11:24 AM
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the blockbuster storm that smacked Buffalo last month cost more than $46 million, surpassing the threshold for federal emergency aid. State and local government officials had worried the storm that dumped more than 7 feet of snow in some areas wouldn't meet the $27.3 million Federal Emergency Management Agency threshold for reimbursement.
The Post-Standard, Thu, Dec 11 2014 @ 05:32 PM
Joe Galuski's been working behind a radio microphone for a LONG TIME!!! In the business since 1975, and here at WSYR for 23 years and counting!!! Can he keep it up folks? In fact, he's worked at all times of the day at the Mighty WSYR anytime from 5 in the morning up to 7 at night. But it wasn't until 1998 that he found his favorite time of day to be at the controls..as the host of Central New... Joe Galuski's been working behind a radio microphone for a LONG TIME!!! In the business since 1975, and here at WSYR for 23 years and counting!!! Can he keep it up folks? In fact, he's worked at all times of the day at the Mighty WSYR anytime from 5 in the morning up to 7 at night.
WSYR-AM Syracuse, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 07:30 AM
Erie County Sheriff Deputies are on the look out for a prisoner who escaped from custody following a court date. 29-year-old Thomas Walsh of Buffalo was awaiting transport at the Buffalo City Court lockup following his arraignment when he managed to slip away.
WNED, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 07:02 AM
The vision of Buffalo leaders to create a shovel-ready development park in the city's East Side has taken a significant step forward. The Buffalo Urban Development Corp. has authorized its staff to complete the acquisition of 11 parcels along Northland Avenue and Dutton Street that when put together will give the city another 30 acres of development-ready land along what is being called the Northland Avenue Belt Line Corridor.
Business Journal, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 06:42 AM