SOUTH BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - A landmark in South Buffalo will soon be just a memory.
Neighbors on Woodside Avenue tell News 4 the city will begin demolition Wednesday on the childhood home of the late Tim Russert. A fire tore through the two-family house on July 19th, leaving behind heavy damage from flames, smoke and water.
Neighbor Michelle Gill said, "It's horrible. I was there inside the night helping them grab anything that wasn't water damaged, which was almost nothing. We were up past our ankles in water and glass and nails and everything else and it was just a sad sad story."
Six people lived in the house. Everyone who was home at the time escaped unharmed. The fire is still under investigation.
A tractor trailer veered off the road and went through a fence, while crashing into the Forest Hill Cemetery, in Fredonia, Friday morning.
Officials in Wyoming have captured a wanted man and his girlfriend, who were allegedly heading to Buffalo.
After a slow and slippery commute Thursday night, many western New Yorkers are waking up early, hoping they can get to work on time Friday morning.
NYS Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has obtained a court order to prevent a Buffalo woman from ever selling puppies again.
Around 5 p.m. on Thursday near the corner of Model City Road and Rt. 104, police say 84-year-old Jose Martinez was hit by a car driven by 82-year-old Maura Nolan. Both are residents of Lewiston.
The Erie County Legislature approved a resolution Thursday to immediately hire 15 seasonal drivers to fill a staff shortage.