BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Thursday, family and friends will gather on the steps of Buffalo City Hall to mark what would have been Amanda Wienckowski's 23rd birthday.
A vigil is planned for 6 p.m. Thursday.
Her body was discovered in a Buffalo garbage tote more than two years ago.
The Erie County Medical examiner maintains the Lewiston woman died of a drug overdose, but her family believes she was murdered.
They've hired a Los Angeles pathologist in hopes of getting more insight into Amanda's death.
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.
This year, some local students are getting out their pens and paper to make sure other children have a happy holiday this year.
Crews will also be out dredging the Buffalo River on Thursday. They'll be in the city ship canal area.