BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Photographers around the world sought to capture American icon Marilyn Monroe during the peak of her career - but it wasn't easy.
Douglas Kirkland managed to convince the actress to pose for Look Magazine in 1961. His work is currently on display at the Burchfield Penney Art Center in Buffalo.
Kirkland was born in Toronto. He grew up in Fort Erie and commuted to Buffalo while attending Seneca Vocational High School.
He worked with some of the most unreachable stars - including Elizabeth Taylor, Judy Garland, and of course, Marilyn Monroe.
The exhibit is on display through September 8.
There is a hearing Thursday in Buffalo about the use of medical marijuana. So far 20 states and Washington D.C. allow it.
News 4 is looking to see if police and firefighters were called to the same house overnight, for different incidents. Firefighters were on Goodyear Avenue putting out a fire around 3 a.m. Thursday.
Reverend Roy Harriger returned to court Wednesday night. The pastor is facing charges of molesting children.
Some of the members of his assembly refuse to believe the allegations against him. About eight members of the Community Fellowship …
In an effort to combat childhood obesity, a local school district is now banning a popular sweet treat.
Crews will also be out dredging the Buffalo River on Thursday. They'll be in the city ship canal area.
Diving teams are going to be cleaning up Woodlawn Beach Thursday, preparing for this weekend's Polar Plunge.