BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Buffalo man who helped grow a safe-haven for at-risk kids on the city's west side was honored by the FBI Friday night.
Former Executive Director of the Belle Center, Nestor Hernandez was one of the recipients of the 2012 Director's Community Leadership Award.
The Center's aim is to help prevent violent crime, gang involvement, and drug activity around its Maryland Street neighborhood by providing a safe place for children to learn and play.
Hernandez has demonstrated leadership in supporting youth and educational awareness for such activity in the city.
Buffalo Police have arrested 26-year-old Nicholas Finnegan of South Buffalo and charged him with pushing Russ Ross to his death.
The Niagara County Sheriff's responded to Saunders Settlement Road near Comstock in Cambria Friday night after receiving a tip about a suspected meth lab.
Police say there were 32 burglaries, 20 in Albion, five in Medina, four in Oakfield and three in the City of Lockport.
Firefighters had to withdraw from a smoky fire in Blasdell at a multi-dwelling home on South Park Avenue Friday night because the flames were so intense.
Call 4 Action looked into claims this week that members of BJ's Wholesale Club were paying too much on sales tax on some deeply discounted items.
State Police in Pennsylvania are investigating an alleged pedophile pastor already facing charges in Western New York.