BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Buffalo will be playing host to Governor Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday. The governor will meet at the Convention Center with the Western New York Regional Economic Development Council, and get an update on projects underway to bring more jobs to the area.
Cuomo is scheduled to arrive in Buffalo Tuesday morning, to meet with members of the Western New York Regional Economic Council. The co chairman thinks the area has what it takes to use the money in a way that will create long-term positive growth.
In August 2011, Howard Zemsky said, "Top notch workforce, leading research and development institutions, a wealth of natural resources, the spirit and determination of our people, and so many assets to build on."
The governor is looking for advice on how to spend the $1 billion, he pledged to spend over five years to develop job creation projects.
An eight-year-old boy was shot Thursday morning in Cattaraugus County. Officials are at the scene on West Road, in Leon.
There is another Lake Effect Snow Warning in effect for Erie, Wyoming, Chautauqua and Cattaraugus Counties from Thursday through early Friday.
Lake Effect Snow Warnings return today with the chance for an additional foot for some areas.
A 26-year-old male employee of Ying's Wings and Things told police that Haibo Jiang, also known as Jimmy Ying, choked him until he passed out.
A Good Samaritan died Wednesday while trying to assist the driver of a tractor trailer who got stuck in the snow.
Viewers sent in photos from the snowfall around Western New York.