QUEENSTON, ONTARIO (WIVB) - A new building should give travelers an easier time crossing between the U.S. and Canada.
Canadian government officials showed off a new central plaza building at the Lewiston-Queenston Bridge Thursday morning. It's part of a major expansion at the border crossing, including more passenger vehicle lanes and a separate lane for buses.
Tony Geoghegan of the Canada Border Services Agency said, "With such a large volume of trade and travel, the completion of this project will result in significant improvements and enhancements to our operations. We have additional space, additional tools, improved facilities for our personnel to process both commercial and passenger traffic more efficiently and effectively."
The new facility replaces two other buildings which opened in 1962.
Buffalo Police have arrested 26-year-old Nicholas Finnegan, of South Buffalo, in connection to the November death of Russ Ross.
Police say there were 32 burglaries, 20 in Albion, five in Medina, four in Oakfield and three in the City of Lockport.
A seven-year-old Buffalo girl got dropped off more than three miles away from the bus stop where her mother was waiting for her on Wednesday.
Police, FBI agents and a bomb squad all showed up on a quiet residential street in North Buffalo overnight.
Berry admitted filing 122 false federal income tax returns for people who had died. He must pay restitution for the stolen money.
The conversation over educational reforms is coming to Buffalo. The public can register for the event, that has limited seating, online.