raymond higby

Man accused of sexually abusing a child

Wellsville Police arrested Raymond Higby III of Bolivar late Tuesday night on charges of first degree sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a child.…
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Buffalo area in midst of new hotel building boom

The Buffalo-Niagara Falls area is in the midst of a lodging industry boom, with more than two dozen new hotels expected to be built in the region over the next few years.…
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Hospital reinforces e-cig ban after fire, injury

A New York hospital is reinforcing its ban on electronic cigarettes after a patient on oxygen was burned by a fire that erupted while she was puffing on one of the devices.…
Solar Frontier, a Japanese firm, is looking at WNY for a new facility.

Japanese solar company eyes Buffalo

Solar Frontier, a Japanese firm, is exploring the possibility of setting up shop in this part of the state while rooting its headquarters in the Albany area at the SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering.…
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Troopers report erratic driver, make DWI arrest

New York State Police were patrolling in the Town of Batavia when they report spotting a vehicle weaving in the road, crossing the center line and white hazard lines multiple times.…
FILE - In this Aug. 25, 2012 photo, the Buffalo Bills play the Pittsburgh Steelers at Ralph Wilson Stadium. (AP Photo/David Duprey, File)

Bills settle class-action suit over text alerts

The Buffalo Bills have settled a class-action lawsuit after accusations they sent too many text message alerts to fans who were part of their text messaging service. …
governor andrew cuomo

Siena poll shows Cuomo holding lead over Astorino

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is maintaining a double-digit lead over his Republican challenger, but he could be vulnerable to a challenge from the left, according to a poll of New York voters released Tuesday.…