Propane supply dwindles, costs skyrocket

Cold cold winter days are hitting many people in the wallet. The cost to heat your home is skyrocketing, especially if you use propane. The …

New legislation helps fight puppy mills

ALBANY, N.Y. (WIVB) – Legislation sponsored by a local state senator will help strengthen oversight of pet dealers across the state and help…

NY energy plan mum on fracking

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – New York’s newly released energy plan calls for increased use of renewable energy and clean technology and anticipates r…

Cuomo to bring genome center to Buffalo

ALBANY, N.Y. (WIVB) – In his State of the State address Wednesday, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced plans to establish a genome center in Buf…

$1M to keep Lake Shore Hospital open

SILVER CREEK, NY (WIVB) – Three days before Lake Shore Hospital was set to run out of money, State Senator Cathy Young says she’s secured $1…

Roswell supports clinical trial for pot

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – In his State of the State address on Wednesday, Governor Andrew Cuomo called for limited use of marijuana as a medici…

Glitch leaves BCBS patients in Rx limbo

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Blue Cross Blue Shield customers are experiencing trouble at the pharmacy while trying to pickup prescriptions. Their…

Bankruptcy buys Lake Shore more time

IRVING, N.Y. (WIVB) – The new interim CEO at Lake Shore Hospital says he and the staff are doing all they can to keep the hospital and relat…

Lake Shore Hospital files for Ch. 11

IRVING, N.Y. (WIVB) – Lake Shore Hospital and its related services have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization. Attorney Barry Cover…

Delay could put pond hockey in jeopardy

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – A winter-time tradition in Buffalo could be in jeopardy because construction has ground to a halt. The annual Labatt …

New laws take effect in the new year

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Several new laws take effect in New York State in the new year, and many could have a big economic impact. Beginning …

Sprinkler break floods grocery store

WELLSVILLE, N.Y. (WIVB) – A break in an underground sprinkler system caused gallons of water to gush from the floor and fill the Giant Food …

Cuomo proposes cutting corporate taxes

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposed Monday cutting the state’s corporate income tax from 7.1 percent to 6.5 percent in the coming…