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Old School: Date Like it’s 1865
It's a story as old as time.  Man wants to meet woman, so he takes an ad out in the paper.  Taking out an ad in the paper might seem a little old school, but in 1865 it was new school.
 
A researcher for the University of Oxford, Max Roser, found and shared a dating ad published in…
It’s Buffalo News Kids Day [VIDEO]
Be on the lookout for thousands of volunteers on Western New York Street corners today, selling special editions of the Buffalo News! It's Kids Day!  Proceeds from today's sale benefit Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo and Cradle Beach...
Don Paul Last Broadcast Wednesday
I've got to admit, it is gonna be weird not seeing a weather report without News 4 WIVB meteorologist Don Paul on my TV screen.  Like many Western New Yorkers, I've grown accustomed to seeing him tell us if it will rain, snow (especially here) or sunny nearly all my life...
Roswell Park’s Cuban Collaboration Moving Forward
Clinical trials on a drug that's used to treat lung cancer is coming from Cuba to the US, specifically Roswell Park in Buffalo, NY
The Huffington Post reports:
CimaVax, which is both a treatment and vaccine for lung cancer, has been researched in Cuba for 25 years and free to the Cuban public sin…
Williamsville Dunkin Donuts Closes Due To Rat Problem
A Dunkin' Donuts location in Williamsville has been shut down temporarily because of a rat infestations.
According to our friends at WIVB:
"The store, located on Main St., was found to have rat droppings throughout it, according to findings by health inspectors...
Buffalo Bars Stay Open Til 4am!
The proposal for Buffalo-area bars to close at 2am instead of 4am has failed, The Buffalo News reports.
Three Republican lawmakers voted for the earlier bar-closing: Legislator Ted Morton, R-Cheektowaga, Kevin R. Hardwick of the city of Tonawanda and John J...
Gates Circle Implosion! [VIDEO]
Thought it'd be cool to check out the implosion from the top of our building at Mix 96 downtown to see the implosion of the tower at Gates Circle!  Quite a cloud of dust that left after.  Check out the video below!
Buffalo News Lockdown!
According to WKBW-TV, Police, fire and HAZ-MAT are on the scene at the Buffalo News building in downtown Buffalo.  A suspicious white powder was found in an envelope late Monday morning. The building was put on lockdown, but it should re-open soon...