BUFFALO, NY - The debacle of the City of Buffalo paying health insurance premiums for some dead city employees seems to have gotten only worse.
The Buffalo News reports that the city is investigating claims filed on behalf of 80 families whose insurance was mistakenly extended.
The situation is resulting in many questions, such as - whether or not the city go after reinbursements event though the city itself is to blame for not removing the names from the insurance lists.
The latest revelation comes nine months after the controversy came to like in January. Auditors then warned the city that it was paying health insurance benefits for a number of dead employees.
A Town of Tonawanda restaurant owner has been arrested and charged with strangulation and assault.
Viewers sent in photos from the snowfall around western New York.
A house became engulfed in flames on Route 243, in Rushford, early Wednesday morning.
Travel advisory for Southern Erie County. Travel ban in North Collins. Travelers advised to avoid I-90 between Exit 57 and Exit 61. Portions of I-90 closed. More info:
Lakes will remain active on and off through the weekend.
One third of Canadians receive their mail straight to their door but that will soon be changing. Canada Post will phase out their door-to-door delivery over the next five years.