BUFFALO, NY (WIVB) - The Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino is prepping for a formal opening on Tuesday, August 27.
The ceremonies get underway at 8 p.m. with remarks from officials including Barry Snyder, Sr., Seneca Nation of Indians President.
A fireworks display is set for 8:30 p.m.
The new casino replaces a temporary facility on Fulton Street.
The new casino is stocked with 800 slot machines and 18 table games as well as three restaurants.
A man who was wrongly convicted of second degree murder in 2009 has been set free after spending four years in prison.
Investigators have pieced together who is responsible for dumping a dog on the side of the road inside a zipped up Coors Light thermal bag.
State Police need your help finding the pickup truck driver who pinned a mother against her vehicle as she was loading her baby and young son into it and then fled the scene.
There are reports of a house fully engulfed in flames on Route 243 in Rushford that started early Wednesday morning.
Though less than an inch of lake effect snow appears to have fallen in Orchard Park, in southern Erie County and further south it's a much different story.
The district received more than $5.5 million on Tuesday, which covers its share of revenues from the Seneca Allegany Casino.