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West Seneca deals with flooding

WEST SENECA, N.Y. (WIVB) – The generator outside Mike Bucceri’s West Seneca home was powered up and pumping water out of his basement.  Wate…

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Erie County posts restaurant inspections

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – For the first time, Erie County is posting inspections for the county’s 3,500 restaurants. The launch follows a “Dice…

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Corasanti juror admits drunk driving

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – A former juror in the trial of Doctor James Corasanti now admits he was driving drunk. John Jankowiak Jr. pleaded gui…

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Agency issues scathing report about CPS

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – The Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) has a released a blistering report of inadequacies found at Erie Co…

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Erie County takes action

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Erie County now confirms that it will roll out a restaurant inspection website after Thanksgiving – most likely the f…

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DICEY DINING Part 4: School Inspections

  BUFFALO, NY (WIVB) – Food service programs in schools have to undergo the same rigorous inspections as restaurants. News 4 Investigates di…

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DICEY DINING Part 3: Grading systems

  BUFFALO, NY (WIVB) – “Is it a safe place to go to eat? Are they abiding by the rules? ” says Lockport resident Carol Mayer as she leaves a…

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Social media abuzz over restaurant data

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – News 4 viewers are “eating up” our newly posted restaurant inspection database. Already well over 100,000 people have…

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Erie Co. passed on posting inspections

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Erie County is the only county in New York State that does not make inspections of restaurants available to the publi…

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Kali to be in Buffalo until spring 2015

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Just a couple of days ago the Buffalo Zoo received the good news that the state would be covering the remainder of th…

State finally OKs Buffalo schools plan

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Buffalo Schools Superintendent Dr. Pamela Brown announced Wednesday night that the state has finally approved a stude…